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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Operations Manager
UK
Rank 776 864 866
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 73 75 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.075% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.078% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 72 59 81
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £38,550 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.09%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +85 70 £65,000 +23.80% 10
London +93 42 £69,000 -1.42% 6
South East +60 11 £57,500 +9.52% 3
City of London +28 9 £80,000 -20.00%
North West -20 7 £65,000 +30.00%
Manchester -21 6 £65,000 +44.44%
East of England +24 5 £50,000 -23.07%
Oxfordshire +27 4 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Oxford - 4 £57,500 - 1
Essex - 4 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +23 3 £65,000 +85.71% 1
South West +6 3 £48,000 +28.00%
Cardiff - 3 £70,000 -
Bristol - 3 £48,000 -
Wales - 3 £70,000 -
South Wales - 3 £70,000 -
Yorkshire +22 2 £52,500 +25.00% 1
Hampshire +11 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Beaconsfield - 2 £65,000 -
Eastleigh - 2 £30,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £70,000 -
Surrey +33 1 - -
West Yorkshire +27 1 £60,000 +42.85% 1
Cheshire +15 1 £80,000 +60.00%
South Yorkshire +5 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Hertfordshire +1 1 £67,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £24,500 - 1
Leeds - 1 £60,000 -
Horsham - 1 £24,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £70,000 - 1

IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 53 (33.13%) ITIL
2 46 (28.75%) Windows
3 40 (25.00%) Finance
4 37 (23.13%) Service Delivery
5 32 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 31 (19.38%) Information Security
7 30 (18.75%) Incident Management
8 28 (17.50%) Project Management
9 26 (16.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (15.63%) Security Operations
11 24 (15.00%) VMware
12 23 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (14.38%) SQL
12 23 (14.38%) Data Centre
13 22 (13.75%) SLA
14 20 (12.50%) Cisco
14 20 (12.50%) Active Directory
15 19 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (11.88%) Firewall
16 18 (11.25%) Scrum
16 18 (11.25%) Banking
17 17 (10.63%) Business Continuity
17 17 (10.63%) Citrix
17 17 (10.63%) Microsoft
18 16 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 16 (10.00%) .NET
18 16 (10.00%) IIS
18 16 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
19 15 (9.38%) Law
19 15 (9.38%) Continuous Integration

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 16 (10.00%) IIS
2 12 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.88%) CMS
5 3 (1.88%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
1 9 (5.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.00%) Office 365
3 4 (2.50%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.88%) Firewall
2 10 (6.25%) SAN
3 7 (4.38%) WAN
4 6 (3.75%) VPN
5 4 (2.50%) LAN
5 4 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.50%) VLAN
6 3 (1.88%) DHCP
6 3 (1.88%) DNS
6 3 (1.88%) MPLS
6 3 (1.88%) Network Security
6 3 (1.88%) Skype
7 2 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.25%) Intranet
7 2 (1.25%) SSL
7 2 (1.25%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.25%) VoIP
7 2 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (8.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (8.75%) Hudson
1 14 (8.75%) MSBuild
1 14 (8.75%) Octopus Deploy
1 14 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (8.75%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (25.00%) Finance
2 18 (11.25%) Banking
3 15 (9.38%) Law
4 10 (6.25%) Legal
5 7 (4.38%) Retail
5 7 (4.38%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.50%) Marketing
8 3 (1.88%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.25%) Automotive
9 2 (1.25%) Games
10 1 (0.63%) Back Office
10 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (1.25%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.63%) LAMP
3 1 (0.63%) Middleware
3 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.38%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.75%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.38%) FMCG
4 5 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.50%) Statistics
6 3 (1.88%) Fintech
6 3 (1.88%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.88%) Replication
7 2 (1.25%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.25%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.25%) iPhone
7 2 (1.25%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) iSeries
8 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.63%) NHS
8 1 (0.63%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.75%) Windows
2 32 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (6.25%) Linux
4 10 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.13%) ITIL
2 37 (23.13%) Service Delivery
3 31 (19.38%) Information Security
4 30 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 28 (17.50%) Project Management
6 26 (16.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 25 (15.63%) Security Operations
8 23 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (11.25%) Scrum
11 17 (10.63%) Business Continuity
12 16 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (9.38%) People Management
14 14 (8.75%) Configuration Management
14 14 (8.75%) Continuous Delivery
14 14 (8.75%) DevOps
14 14 (8.75%) Open Source
14 14 (8.75%) Post-Production
14 14 (8.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.38%) SQL
2 14 (8.75%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.50%) C
4 2 (1.25%) C#
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (7.50%) CISSP
2 11 (6.88%) Degree
3 9 (5.63%) CISM
4 6 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.50%) CISA
6 4 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.88%) CCNA
7 3 (1.88%) MCSA
7 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.25%) VCP6
9 1 (0.63%) CEH
9 1 (0.63%) CISMP
9 1 (0.63%) ISACA
9 1 (0.63%) MCP
9 1 (0.63%) MCSE
9 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.75%) SLA
2 16 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.38%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.75%) COBIT
5 2 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.63%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 20 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.75%) vSphere
4 5 (3.13%) XenApp
5 3 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.25%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.25%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.63%) IAG
Systems Management
1 14 (8.75%) Ansible
1 14 (8.75%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (8.75%) Puppet
2 5 (3.13%) SCCM
3 3 (1.88%) Nessus
4 1 (0.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.63%) PaperCut
4 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (15.00%) VMware
2 20 (12.50%) Cisco
3 17 (10.63%) Citrix
3 17 (10.63%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.13%) HP
5 6 (3.75%) CheckPoint
6 5 (3.13%) CA
7 4 (2.50%) 3Com
7 4 (2.50%) ProCurve
7 4 (2.50%) SAP
8 3 (1.88%) Mitel
8 3 (1.88%) Thales
9 2 (1.25%) EMC
9 2 (1.25%) Intel
9 2 (1.25%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.63%) Avaya
10 1 (0.63%) Dell
10 1 (0.63%) Google
10 1 (0.63%) NETGEAR
10 1 (0.63%) SonicWALL
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