The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 248 234 235
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 6 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.15% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.17% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
Operations Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5019 5189 4618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.53% 86.48% 84.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4157 4360 3903
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Operations Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in the South West

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Operations Management Salary Histogram in the South West

Operations Management
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 Operations Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 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
Wiltshire +1 1 £30,000 -
Somerset -7 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management.

1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Graduate
1 2 (28.57%) IT Graduate
1 2 (28.57%) Trainee
2 1 (14.29%) Author
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Operations
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) iptables
3 1 (14.29%) NFS
3 1 (14.29%) Squid
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat