The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Operations Manager
Rank 852 828 852
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 51 63 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.057% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.060% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 40 60 44
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112468 104615 118208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 91225 86993 101313
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

IT Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 24 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Operations Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -43 51 £55,000 +4.76% 2
South East -14 19 £67,500 +28.57% 1
London -62 9 £65,000 +8.33%
West Midlands - 9 £55,000 -
Surrey +15 8 £76,250 +45.23%
Birmingham - 8 £55,000 -
East of England - 7 £47,500 -
Oxford +4 6 £53,713 +2.31%
Oxfordshire -2 6 £53,713 +2.31%
Berkshire +8 4 £67,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
North West +6 3 £57,500 +35.29% 1
South West -3 3 £42,500 +5.59%
Maidenhead -16 3 £67,500 -
Manchester - 3 £57,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £42,500 -
Swindon - 3 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes +3 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -11 1 - -
City of London -25 1 £57,392 -4.34%
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £75,000 -
Basildon - 1 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Potters Bar - 1 £42,500 -
Rochdale - 1 £62,000 -

IT Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Operations Manager in their job title.

1 41 (36.28%) Windows
2 40 (35.40%) VMware
3 39 (34.51%) Service Delivery
4 38 (33.63%) ITIL
5 34 (30.09%) Project Management
6 30 (26.55%) Finance
7 24 (21.24%) Microsoft
8 23 (20.35%) Active Directory
8 23 (20.35%) Cisco
8 23 (20.35%) Service Management
9 22 (19.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (15.93%) Banking
11 17 (15.04%) MS Office
12 16 (14.16%) MS Visio
13 15 (13.27%) MS Excel
13 15 (13.27%) SLA
14 14 (12.39%) Firewall
15 13 (11.50%) Supplier Management
16 11 (9.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 10 (8.85%) WSUS
17 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
17 10 (8.85%) Hyper-V
17 10 (8.85%) Budget Control
17 10 (8.85%) SAN
17 10 (8.85%) PRINCE2
18 9 (7.96%) Linux
18 9 (7.96%) Management Information System
18 9 (7.96%) Incident Management
18 9 (7.96%) NAS
19 8 (7.08%) Performance Management

IT Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.65%) Apache
2 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.77%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.88%) nginx
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (15.04%) MS Office
2 16 (14.16%) MS Visio
3 15 (13.27%) MS Excel
4 8 (7.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (5.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.88%) Maya
6 1 (0.88%) Houdini
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.54%) SaaS
4 1 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.39%) Firewall
2 10 (8.85%) SAN
3 9 (7.96%) NAS
4 5 (4.42%) LAN
4 5 (4.42%) WAN
5 3 (2.65%) Internet
6 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.77%) DNS
7 1 (0.88%) Broadband
7 1 (0.88%) VoIP
7 1 (0.88%) VPN
7 1 (0.88%) SNMP
7 1 (0.88%) SSH
7 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) MySQL
3 1 (0.88%) MS Access
3 1 (0.88%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (26.55%) Finance
2 18 (15.93%) Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Retail
3 6 (5.31%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.54%) Japanese Language
5 3 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.65%) Back Office
6 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.77%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) .NET
1 1 (0.88%) LAMP
1 1 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.19%) Digital Media
2 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.77%) Open Source
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
5 1 (0.88%) Statistics
5 1 (0.88%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Online Games
5 1 (0.88%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 41 (36.28%) Windows
2 9 (7.96%) Linux
3 8 (7.08%) UNIX
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.51%) Service Delivery
2 38 (33.63%) ITIL
3 34 (30.09%) Project Management
4 23 (20.35%) Service Management
5 13 (11.50%) Supplier Management
6 10 (8.85%) Budget Control
6 10 (8.85%) PRINCE2
7 9 (7.96%) Incident Management
8 8 (7.08%) Performance Management
8 8 (7.08%) Problem Management
8 8 (7.08%) Business Analysis
8 8 (7.08%) Business Continuity
9 7 (6.19%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.19%) Information Security
9 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.19%) Change Management
9 7 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.19%) Change Control
9 7 (6.19%) Operations Management
9 7 (6.19%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.08%) Ruby
3 7 (6.19%) Python
3 7 (6.19%) Perl
3 7 (6.19%) SQL
3 7 (6.19%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.54%) Java
5 2 (1.77%) C
6 1 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (7.08%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) MCSE
2 6 (5.31%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.54%) MCSM
3 4 (3.54%) MOS
3 4 (3.54%) MCTS
3 4 (3.54%) MCITP
3 4 (3.54%) MCSA
4 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) CISSP
5 1 (0.88%) SSCP
5 1 (0.88%) CISM
5 1 (0.88%) CEH
5 1 (0.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.27%) SLA
2 11 (9.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.54%) Basel II
5 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 23 (20.35%) Active Directory
2 22 (19.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.85%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.65%) KVM
5 1 (0.88%) NFS
5 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.88%) Varnish
5 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (8.85%) WSUS
2 1 (0.88%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 40 (35.40%) VMware
2 24 (21.24%) Microsoft
3 23 (20.35%) Cisco
4 8 (7.08%) Citrix
5 6 (5.31%) HP
6 4 (3.54%) Dell
7 3 (2.65%) Oracle
8 2 (1.77%) Siebel
9 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.88%) McAfee
9 1 (0.88%) CA
9 1 (0.88%) SAP
9 1 (0.88%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.88%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £38,515 to £48,144 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago