The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Head of Operations featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Operations
Rank 874 886 923
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 47 81 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.075% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.078% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 66
Median salary £73,750 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.81% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,954 £62,500 £54,600
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 £90,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%

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
94551 104274 117052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.45% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79526 85540 95895
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Operations
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Head of Operations in the job title.

Head of Operations Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Operations
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Operations within the UK.

Head of Operations Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Operations
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Operations over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 within the UK.

Head of Operations Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Operations
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Operations within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
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 +18 44 £75,000 -6.25% 3
London +31 26 £80,000 +14.28% 1
South East +30 8 £58,750 -27.69%
East of England +27 6 £69,375 -22.91%
City of London +41 5 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire +29 4 £69,375 -13.28%
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Berkshire +20 3 £47,500 -
Scotland 0 3 £65,000 -18.75%
Edinburgh -3 2 £65,000 -18.75%
West Midlands -20 2 £65,000 -3.70%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £48,750 -
Solihull - 2 £65,000 -
East Midlands +11 1 £52,310 -10.96%
Norfolk - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £72,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £52,310 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £70,000 -
Leicester - 1 £52,310 -
Dundee - 1 £55,000 -

Head of Operations Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Head of Operations 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 Head of Operations in the job title.

1 57 (45.60%) Finance
2 41 (32.80%) ITIL
3 32 (25.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (20.80%) Linux
5 22 (17.60%) Service Management
6 21 (16.80%) Banking
7 20 (16.00%) Change Management
8 19 (15.20%) Service Delivery
9 17 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (13.60%) Windows
9 17 (13.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (12.80%) DevOps
10 16 (12.80%) Retail
11 13 (10.40%) People Management
11 13 (10.40%) Supplier Management
11 13 (10.40%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (9.60%) Telecoms
12 12 (9.60%) Coaching
12 12 (9.60%) SaaS
12 12 (9.60%) Problem Management
12 12 (9.60%) Windows Server
13 11 (8.80%) PRINCE2
13 11 (8.80%) IIS
13 11 (8.80%) Apache
14 10 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (7.20%) Puppet
15 9 (7.20%) Performance Improvement
15 9 (7.20%) Matrix Management
15 9 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills

Head of Operations 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.80%) Apache
1 11 (8.80%) IIS
2 8 (6.40%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.60%) Confluence
5 1 (0.80%) nginx
5 1 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.60%) SaaS
2 10 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.40%) IaaS
4 7 (5.60%) PaaS
5 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.00%) VoIP
3 4 (3.20%) Network Security
3 4 (3.20%) VPN
4 3 (2.40%) MPLS
4 3 (2.40%) SSL
5 2 (1.60%) Firewall
5 2 (1.60%) Internet
5 2 (1.60%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.60%) SAN
5 2 (1.60%) WAN
6 1 (0.80%) DNS
6 1 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.80%) IPsec
6 1 (0.80%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.80%) LAN
6 1 (0.80%) OSPF
6 1 (0.80%) VLAN
6 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.60%) MySQL
2 3 (2.40%) Redis
2 3 (2.40%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.60%) Big Data
3 2 (1.60%) GIS
3 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.60%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.60%) JIRA
1 2 (1.60%) Maven
General
1 57 (45.60%) Finance
2 21 (16.80%) Banking
3 16 (12.80%) Retail
4 12 (9.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.20%) Law
5 4 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.40%) Legal
6 3 (2.40%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.60%) Local Government
7 2 (1.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) LAMP
2 3 (2.40%) beanstalkd
2 3 (2.40%) COM
2 3 (2.40%) Web Services
3 2 (1.60%) .NET
4 1 (0.80%) Mason
4 1 (0.80%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (7.20%) PMI
2 8 (6.40%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.20%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (3.20%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.20%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (2.40%) User Experience
5 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.60%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.60%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) CMDB
6 1 (0.80%) Derivative
6 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.80%) Linux
2 17 (13.60%) Windows
3 12 (9.60%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.00%) Unix
5 2 (1.60%) CentOS
5 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.80%) ITIL
2 32 (25.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (17.60%) Service Management
4 20 (16.00%) Change Management
5 19 (15.20%) Service Delivery
6 17 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (13.60%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (12.80%) DevOps
8 13 (10.40%) People Management
8 13 (10.40%) Supplier Management
9 12 (9.60%) Coaching
9 12 (9.60%) Problem Management
10 11 (8.80%) PRINCE2
11 9 (7.20%) Analytics
11 9 (7.20%) Business Continuity
11 9 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.20%) Line Management
11 9 (7.20%) Matrix Management
11 9 (7.20%) Performance Improvement
12 8 (6.40%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.60%) SQL
2 5 (4.00%) PHP
2 5 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.40%) Java
3 3 (2.40%) Python
4 1 (0.80%) C#
4 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (10.40%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (7.20%) ISEB
2 9 (7.20%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.00%) CISM
3 5 (4.00%) CISSP
3 5 (4.00%) Degree
4 3 (2.40%) GIAC
5 2 (1.60%) CISA
5 2 (1.60%) GCIA
5 2 (1.60%) SANS
6 1 (0.80%) APMP
6 1 (0.80%) CCNP
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.80%) IISP
6 1 (0.80%) MCITP
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.00%) SLA
2 4 (3.20%) EMIR
3 3 (2.40%) QA
4 2 (1.60%) ISO 9000
4 2 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.80%) COBIT
5 1 (0.80%) COSO
5 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.80%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) Dovecot
2 3 (2.40%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) iptables
4 1 (0.80%) NFS
4 1 (0.80%) Squid
4 1 (0.80%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) Puppet
2 3 (2.40%) Ansible
2 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.60%) QRadar
3 2 (1.60%) Salt
3 2 (1.60%) Terraform
4 1 (0.80%) Netcool
4 1 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.40%) Google
2 3 (2.40%) Red Hat
2 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (2.40%) VMware
3 2 (1.60%) AlienVault
3 2 (1.60%) ArcSight
3 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.60%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.60%) Cisco
3 2 (1.60%) IBM
3 2 (1.60%) Intel Security
3 2 (1.60%) LogRhythm
3 2 (1.60%) Splunk
4 1 (0.80%) Citrix
4 1 (0.80%) DataFlux
4 1 (0.80%) Dell
4 1 (0.80%) LANDesk
4 1 (0.80%) New Relic
4 1 (0.80%) Tableau
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