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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 214 208 211
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 11 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.22% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.23% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 4
Average salary £42,500 £58,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.35% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5532 5200 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.36% 96.64% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4586 4654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Bristol +4 7 £37,500 -5.06% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £42,500 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) SLA
3 6 (25.00%) WAN
4 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
4 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (20.83%) Back Office
4 5 (20.83%) Information Security
4 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (16.67%) LAN
5 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 4 (16.67%) Sage
5 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Release Management
5 4 (16.67%) Sage 200
6 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Firewall
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Back Office
3 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Information Security
3 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) CRM
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Release Management
4 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.33%) SIEM
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CIMA
3 1 (4.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
2 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.33%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Sage
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter
3 2 (8.33%) ArcSight
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago