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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Operations Manager
Rank 864 922 926
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 68 56 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.050% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.052% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 59 40 55
Median salary £55,000 £58,750 £53,857
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +9.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,550 £75,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 June 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 June 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 +58 64 £55,000 -8.33% 10
London +20 27 £62,875 +4.79% 4
North West - 10 £42,500 - 2
South East +34 8 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Manchester - 8 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands -18 7 £52,500 -19.23% 1
East of England +28 6 £60,000 -1.63% 1
City of London +57 4 £60,000 +2.12%
Yorkshire +26 4 £47,500 -12.84%
Berkshire +21 4 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +5 4 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £63,750 -
Coventry - 4 £57,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £63,750 -
Surrey +20 3 £65,000 - 1
Leeds +22 2 - -
East Midlands +11 2 £37,500 -31.81%
Northwich - 2 £41,000 -
Bradford - 2 £47,500 -
Telford - 2 £33,500 -
Woking - 2 £66,250 -
Shropshire - 2 £33,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £41,000 -
Hertfordshire +22 1 £52,500 +7.69%
Reading +17 1 £65,000 -
Watford +14 1 £52,500 +7.69%
Kent +12 1 £87,500 +66.66% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £32,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,500 -
Slough - 1 £55,000 -

IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 90 (62.50%) ITIL
2 55 (38.19%) Finance
3 40 (27.78%) Windows
4 31 (21.53%) Microsoft
4 31 (21.53%) Firewall
5 29 (20.14%) Service Delivery
6 26 (18.06%) Management Information System
6 26 (18.06%) VMware
7 25 (17.36%) Change Management
8 24 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 20 (13.89%) Citrix
9 20 (13.89%) PRINCE2
10 19 (13.19%) Problem Management
11 18 (12.50%) Degree
11 18 (12.50%) Line Management
11 18 (12.50%) SLA
11 18 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (11.81%) Information Security
12 17 (11.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (11.11%) WAN
13 16 (11.11%) Linux
13 16 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (10.42%) LAN
14 15 (10.42%) Active Directory
14 15 (10.42%) Security Operations
15 14 (9.72%) VoIP
15 14 (9.72%) .NET
15 14 (9.72%) Project Management
16 12 (8.33%) MS Excel
16 12 (8.33%) NHS

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 5 (3.47%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.47%) MS Office
3 2 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.69%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.86%) Office 365
4 5 (3.47%) SaaS
5 4 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.53%) Firewall
2 16 (11.11%) WAN
3 15 (10.42%) LAN
4 14 (9.72%) VoIP
5 8 (5.56%) DNS
5 8 (5.56%) SAN
6 6 (4.17%) HTTP
6 6 (4.17%) SMTP
6 6 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.17%) tcpdump
6 6 (4.17%) Wireshark
7 5 (3.47%) Internet
8 4 (2.78%) Wireless
9 3 (2.08%) IPv4
9 3 (2.08%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.39%) Broadband
10 2 (1.39%) Intranet
10 2 (1.39%) Network Security
10 2 (1.39%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.78%) Big Data
1 4 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 55 (38.19%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.86%) Banking
5 5 (3.47%) Law
6 4 (2.78%) Legal
7 2 (1.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Automotive
8 1 (0.69%) Electronics
8 1 (0.69%) Local Government
8 1 (0.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.72%) .NET
2 2 (1.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.06%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.33%) NHS
3 9 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.08%) Life Science
6 3 (2.08%) Telematics
7 2 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.69%) Derivative
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) EPoS
8 1 (0.69%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.69%) iPad
8 1 (0.69%) Statistics
8 1 (0.69%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.78%) Windows
2 16 (11.11%) Linux
3 10 (6.94%) Unix
4 9 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.17%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.47%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (62.50%) ITIL
2 29 (20.14%) Service Delivery
3 25 (17.36%) Change Management
4 24 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 20 (13.89%) PRINCE2
6 19 (13.19%) Problem Management
7 18 (12.50%) Line Management
7 18 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (11.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (11.81%) Information Security
9 15 (10.42%) Security Operations
10 14 (9.72%) Project Management
11 12 (8.33%) Data Management
11 12 (8.33%) ITIL V3
11 12 (8.33%) Release Management
12 11 (7.64%) Configuration Management
12 11 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (7.64%) Customer Engagement
12 11 (7.64%) Risk Management
12 11 (7.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.78%) SQL
2 3 (2.08%) C#
3 2 (1.39%) C
4 1 (0.69%) Java
4 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.69%) PHP
4 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (12.50%) Degree
2 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (6.94%) MCSE
4 9 (6.25%) CISSP
4 9 (6.25%) MCSA
5 6 (4.17%) CEH
5 6 (4.17%) GCIA
5 6 (4.17%) GCIH
5 6 (4.17%) SSCP
6 5 (3.47%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.47%) PMP
6 5 (3.47%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.08%) MCITP
8 2 (1.39%) CISM
8 2 (1.39%) ISEB
8 2 (1.39%) SANS
8 2 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.50%) SLA
2 10 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.94%) PCI DSS
3 9 (6.25%) COBIT
4 5 (3.47%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.39%) QA
5 2 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.69%) COSO
6 1 (0.69%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.69%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (4.17%) Snort
5 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.08%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.39%) vSphere
7 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) Nessus
2 2 (1.39%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.39%) Puppet
3 1 (0.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 31 (21.53%) Microsoft
2 26 (18.06%) VMware
3 20 (13.89%) Citrix
4 11 (7.64%) HP
5 10 (6.94%) Cisco
6 8 (5.56%) ArcSight
6 8 (5.56%) Splunk
7 7 (4.86%) CheckPoint
8 6 (4.17%) Qualys
9 3 (2.08%) EMC
9 3 (2.08%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.39%) AlienVault
10 2 (1.39%) LogRhythm
10 2 (1.39%) Mitel
10 2 (1.39%) NetApp
11 1 (0.69%) Google
11 1 (0.69%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.69%) SunGard
11 1 (0.69%) Twitter
11 1 (0.69%) Veeam
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum And Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
RM plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Annapurna HR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 days ago