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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Director
Rank 897 945 983
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Director 17 37 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.034% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.035% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 11
Median salary £80,250 £93,750 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.40% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,200 £77,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £122,500 £112,500
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £77,500 £87,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 25 August 2016 within the UK.

Operations Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Director
Top 10 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 25 August 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 +18 17 £80,250 -14.40% 1
London +65 13 £80,250 -21.70%
South East +15 3 £90,000 -28.00% 1
Fareham - 2 £100,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £100,000 -
East of England +26 1 £70,000 -35.63%
Hertfordshire +16 1 £70,000 -35.63%
East Sussex - 1 £80,000 -
Chessington - 1 £70,000 -
Brighton - 1 £80,000 -

Operations Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (41.18%) Change Management
3 13 (38.24%) ITIL
4 12 (35.29%) Incident Management
4 12 (35.29%) Problem Management
4 12 (35.29%) Capacity Management
5 10 (29.41%) Project Management
5 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
6 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
7 8 (23.53%) eTOM
7 8 (23.53%) Project Governance
7 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
8 7 (20.59%) Linux
8 7 (20.59%) SLA
8 7 (20.59%) DevOps
9 6 (17.65%) Salt
9 6 (17.65%) User Experience
9 6 (17.65%) Ansible
9 6 (17.65%) Puppet
9 6 (17.65%) Ubuntu
9 6 (17.65%) MySQL
10 5 (14.71%) PMP
10 5 (14.71%) PMI Certification
10 5 (14.71%) SMS
10 5 (14.71%) VoIP
10 5 (14.71%) Ericsson
10 5 (14.71%) Nokia
10 5 (14.71%) BT
10 5 (14.71%) Huawei
10 5 (14.71%) Virgin Media

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:

Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Project
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SMS
1 5 (14.71%) VoIP
1 5 (14.71%) VoLTE
1 5 (14.71%) VoWiFi
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Legal
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) FlexPod
4 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) Online Gambling
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Change Management
2 13 (38.24%) ITIL
3 12 (35.29%) Capacity Management
3 12 (35.29%) Incident Management
3 12 (35.29%) Problem Management
4 10 (29.41%) Project Management
4 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
5 8 (23.53%) eTOM
5 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 8 (23.53%) Project Governance
6 7 (20.59%) DevOps
7 4 (11.76%) Security Operations
7 4 (11.76%) Service Management
7 4 (11.76%) SIEM
8 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.88%) Information Governance
9 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) PMI Certification
1 5 (14.71%) PMP
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Ansible
1 6 (17.65%) Puppet
1 6 (17.65%) Salt
2 2 (5.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) BT
1 5 (14.71%) Ericsson
1 5 (14.71%) Huawei
1 5 (14.71%) Nokia
1 5 (14.71%) Virgin Media
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco
2 1 (2.94%) NetApp
2 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) VMware
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