The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Chief Operating Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Operating Officer
Rank 902 951 979
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Operating Officer 16 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.012% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 4
Median salary £155,000 £100,000 £96,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £69,600
10% offered a salary of more than £242,500 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £170,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+142.85% +16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Chief Operating Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Chief Operating Officer in the job title.

Chief Operating Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Operating Officer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Operating Officer within the UK.

Chief Operating Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Chief Operating Officer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Operating Officer over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Chief Operating Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Operating Officer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Operating Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 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
England +45 15 £140,000 +40.00% 1
London +47 11 £155,000 +55.00% 1
North West - 2 £90,000 -
South East - 2 £250,000 -
Chester - 2 £90,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £90,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £250,000 -
Newbury - 1 £250,000 -
Slough - 1 - -

Chief Operating Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Chief Operating Officer 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 featuring Chief Operating Officer in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Banking
3 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (31.82%) Marketing
5 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 5 (22.73%) Business Development
7 4 (18.18%) Marketing Strategy
8 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
8 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
8 3 (13.64%) Back Office
8 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) CRM
8 3 (13.64%) Big Data
8 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
8 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
8 3 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (9.09%) Advertising
9 2 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL
9 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 2 (9.09%) Logistics
9 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
9 2 (9.09%) Mobile Marketing
10 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (4.55%) EMIR
10 1 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank

Chief Operating Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Big Data
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Marketing
4 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (13.64%) Back Office
6 2 (9.09%) Advertising
7 1 (4.55%) Electronics
7 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (4.55%) Front Office
7 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
7 1 (4.55%) Law
7 1 (4.55%) Legal
7 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.55%) CESG
2 1 (4.55%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (4.55%) Derivative
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Online Gambling
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) Business Development
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing Strategy
4 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
5 2 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Logistics
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) VB
1 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CLAS
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (4.55%) EMIR
1 1 (4.55%) MiFID
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
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