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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Operations Manager
Rank 801 887 898
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 75 98 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.091% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.095% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 70 83 73
Median salary £63,750 £52,500 £53,060
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £42,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
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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 +77 71 £62,500 +16.27% 4
London +65 37 £75,000 -9.09% 3
City of London +43 10 £77,500 +6.89% 1
South East +43 9 £62,500 +31.57% 1
East of England +9 7 £50,000 -17.35%
South West +21 6 £50,250 +14.85%
Yorkshire +12 5 £41,250 -31.25%
North West -17 5 £70,000 +40.00%
South Yorkshire +6 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Manchester -6 4 £62,500 -
Essex - 4 £50,000 -
Surrey +19 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +12 3 £65,000 +85.71%
Sheffield +12 3 £37,500 -11.76%
South Wales +2 3 £70,000 +100.00%
Cardiff 0 3 £70,000 +100.00%
Wales -10 3 £70,000 +31.45%
Bristol - 3 £48,000 -
East Midlands +7 2 £42,500 -8.10%
Bedfordshire +5 2 £47,500 -40.62%
Luton -19 2 £47,500 -40.62%
Beaconsfield - 2 £65,000 -
Bath - 2 £52,500 -
Somerset - 2 £52,500 -
Berkshire +46 1 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Leeds +28 1 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +26 1 £60,000 -
West Sussex +22 1 £24,500 -50.50%
Cheshire +20 1 £80,000 +60.00%
Hertfordshire +13 1 £55,000 -

IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 71 (43.03%) ITIL
2 54 (32.73%) Windows
3 48 (29.09%) Finance
4 36 (21.82%) Service Delivery
4 36 (21.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 35 (21.21%) VMware
5 35 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 35 (21.21%) Windows Server
6 33 (20.00%) Information Security
7 31 (18.79%) Firewall
8 30 (18.18%) Incident Management
9 27 (16.36%) SLA
9 27 (16.36%) Cisco
9 27 (16.36%) Security Operations
10 25 (15.15%) Citrix
11 23 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (13.94%) Data Centre
12 22 (13.33%) SQL
13 21 (12.73%) Management Information System
13 21 (12.73%) Project Management
14 20 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (12.12%) Active Directory
15 19 (11.52%) Service Management
15 19 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (10.91%) HP
16 18 (10.91%) .NET
16 18 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (10.91%) Line Management
17 17 (10.30%) Banking
17 17 (10.30%) Scrum

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 (9.70%) IIS
2 8 (4.85%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.24%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.82%) CMS
4 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.82%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.06%) Office 365
3 2 (1.21%) SaaS
4 1 (0.61%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.79%) Firewall
2 13 (7.88%) WAN
3 10 (6.06%) LAN
4 8 (4.85%) SAN
4 8 (4.85%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.64%) VPN
7 4 (2.42%) DHCP
7 4 (2.42%) DNS
7 4 (2.42%) VLAN
8 3 (1.82%) Intranet
8 3 (1.82%) IPv4
8 3 (1.82%) iSCSI
8 3 (1.82%) MPLS
8 3 (1.82%) Skype
8 3 (1.82%) VoIP
8 3 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.21%) Network Security
9 2 (1.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.64%) Big Data
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (8.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (8.48%) Hudson
1 14 (8.48%) MSBuild
1 14 (8.48%) Octopus Deploy
1 14 (8.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (8.48%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (29.09%) Finance
2 17 (10.30%) Banking
3 10 (6.06%) Law
4 7 (4.24%) Legal
5 5 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.03%) Marketing
5 5 (3.03%) Retail
5 5 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.82%) Automotive
6 3 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.21%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.91%) .NET
2 2 (1.21%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.61%) Middleware
3 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.94%) Data Centre
2 21 (12.73%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.42%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.42%) Statistics
4 3 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.82%) Fintech
4 3 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (1.82%) Replication
5 2 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.21%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.21%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.21%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.21%) FMCG
5 2 (1.21%) iPhone
5 2 (1.21%) Telematics
5 2 (1.21%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.61%) iSeries
6 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (32.73%) Windows
2 35 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 14 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.06%) Linux
6 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.82%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.21%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.21%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (43.03%) ITIL
2 36 (21.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 36 (21.82%) Service Delivery
3 33 (20.00%) Information Security
4 30 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 27 (16.36%) Security Operations
6 23 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (12.73%) Project Management
8 20 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (11.52%) Service Management
9 19 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (10.91%) Line Management
11 17 (10.30%) Business Continuity
11 17 (10.30%) Scrum
12 16 (9.70%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (9.09%) DevOps
13 15 (9.09%) Problem Management
13 15 (9.09%) SIEM
14 14 (8.48%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.33%) SQL
2 14 (8.48%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.42%) C#
4 3 (1.82%) C
5 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (9.09%) CISSP
2 14 (8.48%) Degree
3 10 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.45%) MCSA
5 7 (4.24%) CISM
5 7 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (4.24%) MCSE
6 6 (3.64%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.03%) CISA
7 5 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.82%) CCNA
9 3 (1.82%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.21%) MCP
10 2 (1.21%) VCP6
11 1 (0.61%) CCA
11 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (16.36%) SLA
2 15 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.24%) COBIT
4 2 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.61%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.27%) vSphere
4 8 (4.85%) XenApp
5 3 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.21%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.21%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.21%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.61%) IAG
Systems Management
1 15 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (9.09%) Puppet
2 14 (8.48%) Ansible
3 7 (4.24%) Nessus
4 5 (3.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (3.03%) SCCM
5 1 (0.61%) PaperCut
5 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (21.21%) Microsoft
1 35 (21.21%) VMware
2 27 (16.36%) Cisco
3 25 (15.15%) Citrix
4 18 (10.91%) HP
5 12 (7.27%) CheckPoint
6 7 (4.24%) LogRhythm
7 5 (3.03%) SAP
8 4 (2.42%) 3Com
8 4 (2.42%) ProCurve
9 3 (1.82%) Mitel
9 3 (1.82%) Thales
10 2 (1.21%) AlienVault
10 2 (1.21%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.21%) EMC
10 2 (1.21%) Intel
10 2 (1.21%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle
10 2 (1.21%) Splunk
11 1 (0.61%) Dell
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 25 days ago