The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Operations Manager
Rank 850 905 932
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 61 64 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.058% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.060% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 49 52 46
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.90% -

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Operations Manager
Salary Trend

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

IT Operations Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Operations Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Operations Manager over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

IT Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Operations Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Operations Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +45 59 £60,000 - 10
London +45 33 £60,000 -7.69% 3
West Midlands -5 9 £61,000 +37.07% 3
Yorkshire +16 5 £47,500 -13.63%
West Yorkshire +9 5 £47,500 -13.63%
City of London +59 4 £60,000 -14.28%
East of England +31 3 £52,500 -7.48% 1
South East +27 3 £65,000 +15.55%
Leeds +17 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Birmingham -9 3 - - 1
Coventry - 3 £61,000 - 1
North West - 3 £42,500 - 2
Manchester - 3 £42,500 - 2
East Midlands +12 2 £32,500 -40.90%
Solihull - 2 £65,000 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £32,500 -
Bradford - 2 £47,500 -
Scunthorpe - 2 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire +23 1 £52,500 -
Reading +21 1 £65,000 -
Berkshire +20 1 £65,000 -
Watford +8 1 £52,500 -
Edinburgh +6 1 £52,500 -
Scotland +1 1 £52,500 -
Surrey +1 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Cambridge +1 1 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,500 -
Dorset - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1

IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT Operations Manager 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 IT Operations Manager in the job title.

1 87 (62.59%) ITIL
2 52 (37.41%) Finance
3 39 (28.06%) Service Delivery
4 36 (25.90%) Windows
5 27 (19.42%) Change Management
5 27 (19.42%) Firewall
5 27 (19.42%) Incident Management
6 25 (17.99%) Management Information System
7 24 (17.27%) Microsoft
8 23 (16.55%) VMware
9 21 (15.11%) Information Security
10 19 (13.67%) SLA
10 19 (13.67%) PRINCE2
10 19 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (12.95%) Active Directory
11 18 (12.95%) Security Operations
12 17 (12.23%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (12.23%) WAN
12 17 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (11.51%) LAN
13 16 (11.51%) Problem Management
14 15 (10.79%) Degree
14 15 (10.79%) ITIL V3
14 15 (10.79%) Citrix
14 15 (10.79%) Telecoms
14 15 (10.79%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (10.07%) VoIP
15 14 (10.07%) Linux
15 14 (10.07%) Release Management
15 14 (10.07%) Banking

IT Operations Manager 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 8 (5.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.16%) MS Office
3 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.60%) Office 365
3 5 (3.60%) SaaS
4 4 (2.88%) PaaS
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.42%) Firewall
2 17 (12.23%) WAN
3 16 (11.51%) LAN
4 14 (10.07%) VoIP
5 10 (7.19%) SAN
6 9 (6.47%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.04%) DNS
8 6 (4.32%) HTTP
8 6 (4.32%) SMTP
8 6 (4.32%) tcpdump
8 6 (4.32%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.88%) Internet
10 3 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.16%) Wireless
11 2 (1.44%) Broadband
11 2 (1.44%) Network Security
11 2 (1.44%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.44%) VPN
12 1 (0.72%) GSM
12 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.16%) Big Data
2 2 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 52 (37.41%) Finance
2 15 (10.79%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.07%) Banking
4 6 (4.32%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.60%) Law
6 4 (2.88%) Legal
7 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 2 (1.44%) Retail
8 1 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.35%) .NET
2 3 (2.16%) Middleware
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.99%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.63%) NHS
3 9 (6.47%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.76%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.16%) Life Science
8 2 (1.44%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.44%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.44%) Fintech
8 2 (1.44%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.72%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.72%) EMV
9 1 (0.72%) EPoS
9 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.72%) PACS
9 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.90%) Windows
2 14 (10.07%) Linux
3 9 (6.47%) Unix
4 4 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.16%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (62.59%) ITIL
2 39 (28.06%) Service Delivery
3 27 (19.42%) Change Management
3 27 (19.42%) Incident Management
4 21 (15.11%) Information Security
5 19 (13.67%) PRINCE2
6 18 (12.95%) Security Operations
7 17 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (11.51%) Problem Management
9 15 (10.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (10.79%) ITIL V3
10 14 (10.07%) Release Management
11 13 (9.35%) Project Management
11 13 (9.35%) Risk Management
12 12 (8.63%) Data Management
12 12 (8.63%) Process Improvement
13 11 (7.91%) Configuration Management
13 11 (7.91%) Customer Engagement
13 11 (7.91%) Line Management
13 11 (7.91%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.60%) SQL
2 3 (2.16%) C
3 1 (0.72%) Java
3 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.72%) PHP
3 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (10.79%) Degree
3 9 (6.47%) CISSP
4 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.32%) CEH
5 6 (4.32%) GCIA
5 6 (4.32%) GCIH
5 6 (4.32%) MCSE
5 6 (4.32%) SSCP
6 5 (3.60%) MCITP
6 5 (3.60%) MCSA
6 5 (3.60%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.60%) PMP
7 3 (2.16%) CCNA
7 3 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.44%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.44%) CISM
8 2 (1.44%) ISEB
8 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.67%) SLA
2 13 (9.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (7.91%) PCI DSS
4 9 (6.47%) COBIT
5 5 (3.60%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.44%) QA
6 2 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.72%) COSO
7 1 (0.72%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.72%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (12.95%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.32%) Snort
4 3 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.16%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.16%) Xen
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.72%) vSphere
5 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) Nessus
2 5 (3.60%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) QRadar
3 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.55%) VMware
3 15 (10.79%) Citrix
4 10 (7.19%) Cisco
4 10 (7.19%) HP
5 7 (5.04%) ArcSight
5 7 (5.04%) Splunk
6 6 (4.32%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.32%) Qualys
7 5 (3.60%) EMC
8 4 (2.88%) Google
9 3 (2.16%) Epicor
9 3 (2.16%) NetApp
9 3 (2.16%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.16%) Veeam
10 2 (1.44%) Informatica
10 2 (1.44%) Mitel
10 2 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.44%) Symantec
11 1 (0.72%) Twitter
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