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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Operations Manager
UK
Rank 770 879 869
Rank change year-on-year
+109 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 74 77 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.076% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.079% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 74 60 91
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £42,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 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 February 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 +94 72 £65,000 +8.33% 6
London +63 41 £69,000 -1.42% 1
South East +60 9 £57,500 -4.16% 1
City of London +39 9 £85,000 -1.44%
North West -16 9 £65,000 +36.84%
Manchester -31 9 £65,000 +10.63%
East of England +28 5 £50,000 -37.50% 2
Oxfordshire +14 5 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Oxford - 5 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands +31 3 £53,000 +15.21% 1
Yorkshire +12 3 £30,000 -28.57% 1
Bedfordshire +23 2 £42,500 -46.87% 1
Essex +20 2 £51,250 -39.70%
West Yorkshire +17 2 £28,750 -31.54% 1
South West +16 2 £45,500 +25.51%
Wakefield -1 2 £28,750 -31.54%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £70,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £30,000 -
Bristol - 2 £45,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £70,000 -
Eastleigh - 2 £30,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire +11 1 £67,500 - 1
South Yorkshire +10 1 £45,000 -35.71%
Staffordshire 0 1 £47,500 +3.26% 1
Luton -1 1 £42,500 -46.87%
Chelmsford - 1 £52,500 -
Stafford - 1 £47,500 - 1
South Wales - 1 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £53,000 -

IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 51 (33.77%) ITIL
2 44 (29.14%) Service Delivery
3 34 (22.52%) Windows
4 33 (21.85%) Project Management
5 29 (19.21%) Finance
6 26 (17.22%) Data Centre
7 23 (15.23%) Information Security
8 21 (13.91%) VMware
9 20 (13.25%) Law
10 19 (12.58%) SLA
10 19 (12.58%) Security Operations
11 18 (11.92%) Active Directory
12 17 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (11.26%) Windows Server
12 17 (11.26%) Line Management
13 16 (10.60%) People Management
13 16 (10.60%) Incident Management
14 15 (9.93%) Microsoft
14 15 (9.93%) SQL
15 14 (9.27%) MS Office
15 14 (9.27%) Cisco
15 14 (9.27%) Citrix
15 14 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (9.27%) Business Continuity
16 13 (8.61%) Firewall
16 13 (8.61%) Service Management
16 13 (8.61%) SharePoint
17 12 (7.95%) Linux
17 12 (7.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 12 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012

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 13 (8.61%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.30%) IIS
2 8 (5.30%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.99%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.66%) CMS
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (9.27%) MS Office
2 5 (3.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.30%) Office 365
4 7 (4.64%) SaaS
5 1 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.61%) Firewall
2 8 (5.30%) SAN
3 6 (3.97%) VPN
4 5 (3.31%) WAN
5 4 (2.65%) VLAN
6 3 (1.99%) LAN
6 3 (1.99%) Network Security
6 3 (1.99%) Skype
6 3 (1.99%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.32%) DHCP
7 2 (1.32%) DNS
7 2 (1.32%) Intranet
7 2 (1.32%) MPLS
7 2 (1.32%) SSL
7 2 (1.32%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.32%) VoIP
8 1 (0.66%) CTI
8 1 (0.66%) NAS
8 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (3.97%) Hudson
1 6 (3.97%) MSBuild
1 6 (3.97%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (3.97%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (19.21%) Finance
2 20 (13.25%) Law
3 11 (7.28%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.62%) Legal
5 9 (5.96%) Banking
6 8 (5.30%) Retail
7 6 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.65%) Marketing
9 3 (1.99%) Automotive
9 3 (1.99%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.99%) Games
10 1 (0.66%) Advertising
10 1 (0.66%) Back Office
10 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.30%) .NET
2 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.32%) LAMP
2 2 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.22%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.28%) FMCG
3 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.31%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.65%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.99%) Fintech
6 3 (1.99%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.32%) iPhone
7 2 (1.32%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.32%) Replication
7 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.66%) IVR
8 1 (0.66%) NHS
8 1 (0.66%) Online Games
8 1 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.66%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.52%) Windows
2 17 (11.26%) Windows Server
3 12 (7.95%) Linux
3 12 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.31%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.31%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.77%) ITIL
2 44 (29.14%) Service Delivery
3 33 (21.85%) Project Management
4 23 (15.23%) Information Security
5 19 (12.58%) Security Operations
6 17 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (11.26%) Line Management
7 16 (10.60%) Incident Management
7 16 (10.60%) People Management
8 14 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (9.27%) Business Continuity
9 13 (8.61%) Service Management
10 11 (7.28%) Migration
10 11 (7.28%) Problem Management
10 11 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.62%) High Availability
11 10 (6.62%) Scrum
12 9 (5.96%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.64%) Risk Management
13 7 (4.64%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.93%) SQL
2 6 (3.97%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.99%) C
4 2 (1.32%) C#
5 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.96%) Degree
1 9 (5.96%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (5.30%) CISSP
3 6 (3.97%) CISM
4 4 (2.65%) CISA
4 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.32%) CCNA
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.32%) MCSA
6 2 (1.32%) MCSE
6 2 (1.32%) RHCA
6 2 (1.32%) RHCE
6 2 (1.32%) RHCSA
6 2 (1.32%) VCP6
6 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.66%) ISACA
7 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.58%) SLA
2 12 (7.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.97%) COBIT
4 4 (2.65%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 18 (11.92%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.65%) vSphere
4 3 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.99%) XenApp
5 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.32%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.32%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.66%) IAG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.97%) Ansible
1 6 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.97%) Puppet
2 5 (3.31%) SCCM
3 2 (1.32%) Nessus
3 2 (1.32%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.66%) PaperCut
4 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (13.91%) VMware
2 15 (9.93%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.27%) Cisco
3 14 (9.27%) Citrix
4 11 (7.28%) HP
5 9 (5.96%) CA
6 5 (3.31%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.65%) 3Com
7 4 (2.65%) ProCurve
8 3 (1.99%) Mitel
8 3 (1.99%) Thales
9 2 (1.32%) EMC
9 2 (1.32%) Intel
9 2 (1.32%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.32%) Meraki
9 2 (1.32%) New Relic
9 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.32%) SAP
9 2 (1.32%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.66%) Dell
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Stafford
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago