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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Operations Manager
Rank - 223 212
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.051% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.054% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,713 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+2.39% +22.77%
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
5557 5598 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.43% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4691 4493
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,579
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) MCSA
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) MCP
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) CHFI
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) MCSA
2 5 (38.46%) MCP
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft