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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Director
Rank 878 922 858
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -64
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Director 24 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.014% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.014% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 22
Average salary £110,000 £100,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £95,000 £100,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Operations Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Director
Top 14 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 3 July 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 +31 24 £110,000 +10.00% 2
London +21 12 £111,250 +11.25%
South East +16 5 £90,000 -10.00% 1
Berkshire -2 5 £90,000 -10.00%
Reading -3 4 £87,500 -12.50%
City of London +37 3 £83,750 +52.27%
East of England +10 3 £108,750 +47.95%
Hertfordshire - 2 £108,750 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £122,500 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Hertford - 1 £95,000 -

Operations Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (41.46%) Service Delivery
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Banking
3 12 (29.27%) ITIL
4 10 (24.39%) Service Management
4 10 (24.39%) SaaS
5 9 (21.95%) Project Management
6 8 (19.51%) Linux
7 7 (17.07%) C
7 7 (17.07%) Oracle
7 7 (17.07%) Windows
8 5 (12.20%) Degree
8 5 (12.20%) Resource Management
9 4 (9.76%) Network Management
9 4 (9.76%) VoIP
10 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.32%) Change Management
10 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
10 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.32%) Analytics
10 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
11 2 (4.88%) Line Management
11 2 (4.88%) People Management
11 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
11 2 (4.88%) Information Security
11 2 (4.88%) Informatics
11 2 (4.88%) Advertising

Operations Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) VoIP
2 1 (2.44%) Network Security
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.44%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) J2EE
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) NHS
2 2 (4.88%) Informatics
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Online Gambling
3 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) PMI
3 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.44%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Service Delivery
2 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 10 (24.39%) Service Management
4 9 (21.95%) Project Management
5 5 (12.20%) Resource Management
6 4 (9.76%) Network Management
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.32%) Change Management
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.88%) People Management
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security
8 2 (4.88%) Line Management
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.44%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) HND
3 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Huawei
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
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Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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