The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 221 212 219
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 25 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.48% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.50% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 6
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -21.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £60,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,980 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.95% -
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
5540 5841 5294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.99% 97.46% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4969 4505
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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
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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
Dorset +13 9 £35,000 - 1
Bristol +7 7 £73,750 +63.88%
Gloucestershire +9 6 £55,000 -
Wiltshire -10 3 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (41.94%) ITIL
1 13 (41.94%) Telecoms
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
3 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
4 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
5 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
5 7 (22.58%) Firewall
5 7 (22.58%) Banking
6 6 (19.35%) Performance Management
6 6 (19.35%) SIEM
6 6 (19.35%) Security Operations
7 5 (16.13%) LogRhythm
7 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (16.13%) ArcSight
7 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (16.13%) Network Security
7 5 (16.13%) GIAC
7 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
8 4 (12.90%) Information Security
8 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.90%) EnCE
8 4 (12.90%) Protective Monitoring
8 4 (12.90%) Digital Media
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Splunk
8 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.90%) Malware Analysis
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
9 3 (9.68%) GPG13

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) ADSL
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
1 13 (41.94%) Telecoms
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Electronics
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Digital Media
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.81%) Process Improvement
4 6 (19.35%) Performance Management
4 6 (19.35%) Security Operations
4 6 (19.35%) SIEM
5 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) Information Security
6 4 (12.90%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.90%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (9.68%) Budget Control
7 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Information Security Management
7 3 (9.68%) ISMS
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
7 3 (9.68%) Security Management
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) GIAC
4 4 (12.90%) EnCE
5 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.45%) CCNA
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.45%) CISM
6 2 (6.45%) CISSP
6 2 (6.45%) MCITP
7 1 (3.23%) CEH
7 1 (3.23%) CISA
7 1 (3.23%) GCIA
7 1 (3.23%) GCIH
7 1 (3.23%) MCSA
7 1 (3.23%) MCSE
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) GPG13
2 3 (9.68%) HMG Infosec
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
3 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) ArcSight
1 5 (16.13%) LogRhythm
2 4 (12.90%) Splunk
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Iron Mountain
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Sophos
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Salary: Bonus, pension, medical, etc
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