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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Operations Manager
Rank 858 808 832
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 47 71 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.065% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.069% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 61
Average salary £53,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,750 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £88,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -58 41 £55,000 -8.33% 3
South East +4 18 £53,000 -18.46% 1
London -81 12 £70,000 +7.69%
Oxfordshire - 9 £46,345 - 1
East of England -3 7 £45,000 +7.14%
Oxford - 7 £46,345 -
City of London -11 5 £77,500 +19.23%
Scotland -6 4 £48,750 -
Essex - 4 £45,000 -
Aberdeen - 4 £48,750 -
Basildon - 4 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £60,000 -
Surrey - 3 £53,250 -
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £38,500 -9.41%
West Midlands -8 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Kent - 2 £70,000 -
Thame - 2 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £70,000 -
Slough - 2 £56,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £38,500 -
Warwickshire +12 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £78,500 +20.76%
Hertfordshire -7 1 £49,000 +8.88%
Hampshire - 1 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Woking - 1 £70,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £49,000 -

IT Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 49 (49.49%) ITIL
2 40 (40.40%) Service Delivery
3 32 (32.32%) Windows
4 28 (28.28%) Finance
5 21 (21.21%) Service Management
6 20 (20.20%) VMware
6 20 (20.20%) Project Management
7 19 (19.19%) SLA
8 16 (16.16%) Degree
9 15 (15.15%) Operations Management
9 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
10 14 (14.14%) Banking
11 13 (13.13%) Linux
11 13 (13.13%) PRINCE2
12 12 (12.12%) Cisco
12 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
12 12 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 11 (11.11%) Change Management
14 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (10.10%) Performance Management
15 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
15 9 (9.09%) UNIX
15 9 (9.09%) SQL
15 9 (9.09%) Citrix
15 9 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (7.07%) Red Hat
16 7 (7.07%) Internet
16 7 (7.07%) E-Commerce
16 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP

IT Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (5.05%) IIS
2 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.06%) MS Project
3 6 (6.06%) MS Office
3 6 (6.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.01%) Maya
4 1 (1.01%) Houdini
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
1 1 (1.01%) PaaS
1 1 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
1 7 (7.07%) Internet
2 6 (6.06%) DNS
3 5 (5.05%) DHCP
3 5 (5.05%) SNMP
3 5 (5.05%) Firewall
3 5 (5.05%) SSH
3 5 (5.05%) NAS
4 4 (4.04%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (3.03%) VPN
6 2 (2.02%) LAN
7 1 (1.01%) Broadband
7 1 (1.01%) SAN
7 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) MySQL
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) JIRA
1 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (28.28%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Banking
3 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Back Office
4 5 (5.05%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Games
6 2 (2.02%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) .NET
1 2 (2.02%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.01%) HTML
2 1 (1.01%) CSS
2 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.05%) Open Source
2 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.02%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.02%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.02%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.02%) PKI
5 2 (2.02%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.01%) Online Games
6 1 (1.01%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.01%) FMCG
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.01%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.01%) Social Media
6 1 (1.01%) Statistics
6 1 (1.01%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Animation
6 1 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.32%) Windows
2 13 (13.13%) Linux
3 9 (9.09%) UNIX
4 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.04%) Android
5 3 (3.03%) CentOS
6 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) ITIL
2 40 (40.40%) Service Delivery
3 21 (21.21%) Service Management
4 20 (20.20%) Project Management
5 15 (15.15%) Operations Management
6 13 (13.13%) PRINCE2
7 11 (11.11%) Change Management
8 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.10%) Performance Management
9 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
10 7 (7.07%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.06%) ITSM
11 6 (6.06%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.06%) Data Protection
12 5 (5.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.05%) Business Continuity
12 5 (5.05%) Information Security
13 4 (4.04%) Programme Management
13 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (4.04%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) C
2 1 (1.01%) Java
2 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Degree
2 9 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.02%) MCSE
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.01%) CISSP
5 1 (1.01%) SSCP
5 1 (1.01%) CISM
5 1 (1.01%) CEH
5 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.19%) SLA
2 5 (5.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (4.04%) Basel II
4 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.03%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.05%) NFS
4 3 (3.03%) KVM
5 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) SCCM
2 2 (2.02%) SCOM
3 1 (1.01%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 20 (20.20%) VMware
2 12 (12.12%) Cisco
2 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.09%) Citrix
4 7 (7.07%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.06%) Oracle
6 4 (4.04%) HP
6 4 (4.04%) Dell
6 4 (4.04%) NetApp
7 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.02%) Siebel
8 1 (1.01%) IBM
8 1 (1.01%) EMC
8 1 (1.01%) Websense
8 1 (1.01%) Juniper
8 1 (1.01%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.01%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.01%) Zend
8 1 (1.01%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (1.01%) Veeam
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago