The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 230 232 235
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 5 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.093% 0.39% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.40% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 5
Median salary £55,000 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £52,979 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.73% -3.67%
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
5232 5718 5928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.27% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 4869 4897
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Operations Manager in the job title.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Operations Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -9 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Bristol +9 2 £65,000 -
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Operations Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (37.50%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (31.25%) CISSP
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
3 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 5 (31.25%) Security Operations
4 4 (25.00%) SIEM
4 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) CISA
5 3 (18.75%) CISM
5 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
5 3 (18.75%) Security Management
5 3 (18.75%) GCIA
5 3 (18.75%) GCIH
5 3 (18.75%) Nessus
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) ADSL
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (6.25%) CESG
4 1 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Information Security
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
2 5 (31.25%) Security Operations
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) SIEM
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
4 3 (18.75%) ISMS
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
4 3 (18.75%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) Security Management
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
5 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (12.50%) Database Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C++
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) CISA
3 3 (18.75%) CISM
3 3 (18.75%) GCIA
3 3 (18.75%) GCIH
3 3 (18.75%) SANS
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CEH
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CREST Certified
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) GIAC
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) GPG13
2 3 (18.75%) HMG Infosec
3 2 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.25%) Iron Mountain
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos