The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 57 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.39% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Operations Manager
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
554 433 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.52% 97.52% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 452 400 468
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in Swindon

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (50.00%) MCSA
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) MCP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Security Management
3 5 (50.00%) CHFI
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) SIEM
3 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (50.00%) Coaching
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) Content Management
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Intel
5 3 (30.00%) Information Management
5 3 (30.00%) Legal

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Security Management
2 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Content Management
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Information Management
4 3 (30.00%) Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCP
1 5 (50.00%) MCSA
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (50.00%) CHFI
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Intel