The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 216 181 189
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 6 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.099% 0.59% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.62% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 17
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -32.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5806 4980 5350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.22% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4811 4331 4729
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Bristol -18 6 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited 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 Operations Manager in their job title.

1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 7 (38.89%) Service Management
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
4 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) SLA
4 6 (33.33%) CRM
4 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
5 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
5 5 (27.78%) HMG Infosec
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) CISSP
5 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) ArcSight
5 5 (27.78%) SIEM
6 4 (22.22%) Sage 200
6 4 (22.22%) Sage
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) Back Office
7 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited 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 Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Back Office
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Service Management
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
3 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) CRM
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) SIEM
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) ITSM
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) CAFM
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) CIMA
3 1 (5.56%) MBA
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
2 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (27.78%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) ArcSight
2 4 (22.22%) Sage
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Twitter
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + bonus+ben
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago