The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Director role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Director in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Director
Rank 863 899 879
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Director 20 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.007% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Average salary £112,500 £90,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £65,000 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £119,250 £100,000 £135,000
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £100,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Operations Director
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Director in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Operations Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Director
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Director within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 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 +47 20 £112,500 +25.00% 2
London +52 12 £112,500 +25.00%
South East +5 3 £90,000 -10.00% 1
Berkshire +4 3 £90,000 -10.00% 1
Reading -9 3 £90,000 -10.00% 1
Leeds - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
City of London +40 1 £75,000 +36.36%
North West 0 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Teddington - 1 £80,000 -

Operations Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Operations Director 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 Operations Director in their job title.

1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 11 (36.67%) ITIL
3 11 (36.67%) Banking
3 11 (36.67%) SaaS
4 7 (23.33%) Windows
4 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 7 (23.33%) C
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Service Management
5 5 (16.67%) Degree
5 5 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 5 (16.67%) People Management
6 4 (13.33%) Line Management
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) VoIP
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Network Management
8 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.67%) HND
8 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.67%) Online Gambling
8 2 (6.67%) Marketing
8 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Statistics
8 2 (6.67%) Legal
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.33%) Advertising

Operations Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Operations Director 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 Operations Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Online Gambling
1 2 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Service Management
3 5 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 5 (16.67%) People Management
4 4 (13.33%) Line Management
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.33%) Business Development
7 1 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Huawei
2 1 (3.33%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Attractive salary and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago