The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Operations
Rank 213 219 214
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.019% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 2
Average salary £90,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £82,500 £63,750 £67,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -4.85%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5532 5200 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.36% 96.64% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4586 4654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Head of Operations
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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Vacancies
Dorset - 1 £75,000 -
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) Service Delivery
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
1 12 (92.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (84.62%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (84.62%) ITSM
2 11 (84.62%) Service Management
2 11 (84.62%) Quality Management
2 11 (84.62%) Change Management
2 11 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.69%) VPLS
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
1 1 (7.69%) BGP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (7.69%) VPLS
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Service Delivery
1 12 (92.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (84.62%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (84.62%) ITSM
2 11 (84.62%) Service Management
2 11 (84.62%) Quality Management
2 11 (84.62%) Change Management
2 11 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Juniper
1 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
Somerset
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £60,064 - £66,270 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago