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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Operations Manager
Rank 810 907 940
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 89 70 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.064% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.067% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 78 55 50
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £44,926
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £78,900
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +79 81 £61,250 +22.50% 8
London +47 33 £72,500 +31.81% 2
South East +37 20 £67,500 +39.17% 1
North West +32 15 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Manchester +5 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Kent - 6 £90,000 -
Berkshire +10 5 £50,000 +25.00%
East of England +8 5 £62,500 +12.61%
Surrey - 5 £66,250 -
West Midlands -6 4 £33,500 -46.40%
Cambridge - 4 £63,750 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £63,750 -
City of London +46 2 £88,750 +31.48%
Scotland +17 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Middlesex +16 2 - -
South West +8 2 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Gloucestershire -4 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Shropshire - 2 £33,500 -
Northwich - 2 £41,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £55,000 -
Slough - 2 £50,000 -
Telford - 2 £33,500 -
Woking - 2 £66,250 -
Cheshire - 2 £41,000 -
Leeds +27 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Buckinghamshire +26 1 £56,000 +24.44%
Yorkshire +24 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Hertfordshire +16 1 £60,000 +23.07%
Watford +14 1 £60,000 +23.07%
West Yorkshire +11 1 £65,000 +30.00%

IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 73 (48.03%) ITIL
2 47 (30.92%) Windows
2 47 (30.92%) Finance
3 39 (25.66%) Firewall
4 36 (23.68%) VMware
4 36 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 31 (20.39%) Citrix
6 29 (19.08%) Service Delivery
7 28 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (17.76%) Information Security
9 25 (16.45%) Windows Server
10 24 (15.79%) Security Operations
10 24 (15.79%) Management Information System
11 22 (14.47%) SLA
12 21 (13.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (12.50%) Cisco
13 19 (12.50%) Active Directory
13 19 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (12.50%) Incident Management
13 19 (12.50%) Degree
14 18 (11.84%) Project Management
15 17 (11.18%) Line Management
15 17 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (11.18%) SIEM
15 17 (11.18%) PCI DSS
16 16 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (10.53%) CISSP
16 16 (10.53%) CRM
16 16 (10.53%) Data Centre
17 15 (9.87%) Business Continuity

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 9 (5.92%) IIS
2 5 (3.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.32%) CMS
5 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.66%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.66%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (5.92%) Office 365
2 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (25.66%) Firewall
2 14 (9.21%) WAN
3 11 (7.24%) LAN
3 11 (7.24%) TCP/IP
4 10 (6.58%) VoIP
5 9 (5.92%) DNS
6 7 (4.61%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (3.95%) HTTP
7 6 (3.95%) SMTP
7 6 (3.95%) tcpdump
7 6 (3.95%) Wireshark
8 5 (3.29%) Internet
8 5 (3.29%) SAN
9 4 (2.63%) IPv4
9 4 (2.63%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.63%) Network Security
10 3 (1.97%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.97%) Wireless
11 2 (1.32%) Intranet
11 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.95%) Big Data
3 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (5.26%) Hudson
1 8 (5.26%) MSBuild
1 8 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 47 (30.92%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Banking
2 10 (6.58%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.29%) Law
4 5 (3.29%) Legal
5 3 (1.97%) Marketing
6 2 (1.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Automotive
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.89%) .NET
2 1 (0.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.61%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.97%) Life Science
5 3 (1.97%) Telematics
6 2 (1.32%) NHS
6 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) iSeries
7 1 (0.66%) PACS
7 1 (0.66%) Replication
7 1 (0.66%) Social Media
7 1 (0.66%) Statistics
7 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.92%) Windows
2 25 (16.45%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (6.58%) Linux
5 9 (5.92%) Unix
5 9 (5.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (48.03%) ITIL
2 29 (19.08%) Service Delivery
3 28 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
4 27 (17.76%) Information Security
5 24 (15.79%) Security Operations
6 21 (13.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 18 (11.84%) Project Management
9 17 (11.18%) Line Management
9 17 (11.18%) SIEM
9 17 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (10.53%) CRM
11 15 (9.87%) Business Continuity
12 13 (8.55%) DevOps
13 12 (7.89%) Change Management
13 12 (7.89%) Data Protection
14 11 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (7.24%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (7.24%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.55%) SQL
2 8 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.97%) C#
4 2 (1.32%) C
5 1 (0.66%) Java
5 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (12.50%) Degree
2 16 (10.53%) CISSP
3 12 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.24%) MCSE
5 10 (6.58%) MCSA
6 9 (5.92%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (5.26%) Security Cleared
8 7 (4.61%) CEH
9 6 (3.95%) GCIA
9 6 (3.95%) GCIH
9 6 (3.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (3.95%) SSCP
10 5 (3.29%) PMI Certification
10 5 (3.29%) PMP
11 4 (2.63%) CISM
12 3 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.97%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.32%) CCNA
13 2 (1.32%) MCP
14 1 (0.66%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.47%) SLA
2 17 (11.18%) PCI DSS
3 15 (9.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (5.26%) COBIT
5 5 (3.29%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.32%) QA
8 1 (0.66%) HIPAA
System Software
1 19 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.92%) vSphere
4 7 (4.61%) XenApp
5 6 (3.95%) Snort
5 6 (3.95%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (7.24%) Nessus
2 10 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (6.58%) Puppet
3 8 (5.26%) Ansible
4 5 (3.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 36 (23.68%) Microsoft
1 36 (23.68%) VMware
2 31 (20.39%) Citrix
3 19 (12.50%) Cisco
4 11 (7.24%) HP
5 8 (5.26%) ArcSight
5 8 (5.26%) Splunk
6 7 (4.61%) CheckPoint
6 7 (4.61%) LogRhythm
7 6 (3.95%) Qualys
8 4 (2.63%) SAP
9 2 (1.32%) AlienVault
9 2 (1.32%) Google
9 2 (1.32%) Mitel
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle
10 1 (0.66%) Apple
10 1 (0.66%) Charles River
10 1 (0.66%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.66%) SunGard
10 1 (0.66%) Veeam
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £86000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago