The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Operations role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Operations in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Operations
Rank 244 246 236
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.017% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.018% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £80,000 £78,750
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +1.58%
Head of Operations
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5516 5711 5293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.46% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4613 4858 4507
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Head of Operations
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Operations in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Operations Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Head of Operations
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Operations across the South West region.

Head of Operations Salary Trend in the South West

Head of Operations
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Operations across the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Head of Operations Salary Histogram in the South West

Head of Operations
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Operations within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 7 £47,500 - 1
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Head of Operations in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Operations in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Apache
3 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 7 (53.85%) IIS
3 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) PaaS
3 7 (53.85%) Dovecot
3 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (53.85%) IaaS
3 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Squid

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Head of Operations in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Operations in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) Apache
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (53.85%) IIS
2 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) IaaS
1 7 (53.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Lean Manufacturing
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Dovecot
2 1 (7.69%) iptables
2 1 (7.69%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) Squid
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
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Bath Spa University
Salary: From £47,801 to £50,702 per annum (Grade 9S)
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago