The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Operations Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Director
Rank 908 955 965
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Director 19 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.027% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 14
Median salary £80,250 £102,500 £93,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.70% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £87,500 £73,950
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £150,000 £112,500
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £97,500 £87,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +11.42%

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Operations Director
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Operations Director in the job title.

Operations Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Operations Director
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Director within the UK.

Operations Director Salary Trend in the UK

Operations Director
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Director over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 within the UK.

Operations Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Director
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Director within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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 +17 19 £80,250 -21.70% 2
London +45 16 £80,000 -24.70% 1
South East +6 3 £90,000 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £100,000 -
Fareham - 2 £100,000 -
City of London +57 1 £97,500 +5.40%
Brighton - 1 £80,000 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £80,000 - 1
Chessington - 1 £70,000 -

Operations Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Operations Director 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 Operations Director in the job title.

1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 16 (36.36%) ITIL
3 14 (31.82%) Change Management
4 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
4 13 (29.55%) Project Management
5 12 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 12 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 12 (27.27%) Capacity Management
6 9 (20.45%) User Experience
6 9 (20.45%) SLA
6 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
7 8 (18.18%) eTOM
7 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 8 (18.18%) Linux
7 8 (18.18%) Project Governance
7 8 (18.18%) DevOps
8 7 (15.91%) Puppet
9 6 (13.64%) Ansible
9 6 (13.64%) Salt
9 6 (13.64%) MySQL
9 6 (13.64%) Service Management
9 6 (13.64%) Ubuntu
10 5 (11.36%) Huawei
10 5 (11.36%) Legal
10 5 (11.36%) BT
10 5 (11.36%) Nokia
10 5 (11.36%) PMP
10 5 (11.36%) PMI Certification
10 5 (11.36%) Ericsson
10 5 (11.36%) SMS

Operations Director 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 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Project
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) SMS
1 5 (11.36%) VoIP
1 5 (11.36%) VoLTE
1 5 (11.36%) VoWiFi
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) CouchDB
2 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.36%) Legal
4 4 (9.09%) Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) Billing
6 1 (2.27%) Advertising
6 1 (2.27%) Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.82%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) FlexPod
4 2 (4.55%) Online Gambling
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) Fintech
5 1 (2.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Change Management
3 13 (29.55%) Project Management
3 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
4 12 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 12 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 12 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 8 (18.18%) DevOps
5 8 (18.18%) eTOM
5 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 8 (18.18%) Project Governance
6 6 (13.64%) Service Management
7 5 (11.36%) Security Operations
8 4 (9.09%) SIEM
8 4 (9.09%) Workflow
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.82%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) PMI Certification
1 5 (11.36%) PMP
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) CEH
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
3 1 (2.27%) CREST Certified
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) GIAC
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Puppet
2 6 (13.64%) Ansible
2 6 (13.64%) Salt
3 2 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) BT
1 5 (11.36%) Ericsson
1 5 (11.36%) Huawei
1 5 (11.36%) Nokia
1 5 (11.36%) Virgin Media
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco
2 2 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) CenturyLink
3 1 (2.27%) NetApp
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
London
Annapurna HR
Salary: £160000 - £175000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago