The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Operations Manager 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 IT Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Operations Manager
Rank 235 203 217
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.048% 0.16% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.17% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +52.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,888 £43,164 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -13.67%
IT Operations Manager
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
5915 4834 5506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.11% 95.01% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4943 4184 4878
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IT Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Operations Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IT Operations Manager Salary Trend in the South West

IT Operations Manager
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 IT Operations Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
Somerset - 3 £48,500 -
IT Operations Manager
England

IT Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited IT Operations Manager 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 IT Operations Manager in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management

IT Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited IT Operations Manager 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 IT Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP