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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Director
Rank 915 925 912
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Director 20 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.011% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.012% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 17
Average salary £92,500 £90,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £72,750 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £106,000 £130,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £80,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 20 £92,500 +2.77% 4
London +11 9 £95,000 - 1
South West -6 6 £92,500 +8.82%
Wiltshire - 6 £92,500 -
South East +14 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
Warminster - 2 £92,500 -
Surrey +11 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £30,000 -
North West - 1 - -

Operations Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (21.88%) ITIL
1 7 (21.88%) Project Management
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 6 (18.75%) C
2 6 (18.75%) Resource Management
3 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 5 (15.63%) Logistics
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Business Development
3 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) Intranet
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
5 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
5 3 (9.38%) Line Management
5 3 (9.38%) Release Management
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.38%) Content Management
5 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Process Management

Operations Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Intranet
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Life Science
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.13%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
1 7 (21.88%) Project Management
2 6 (18.75%) Resource Management
2 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Business Development
3 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) Logistics
4 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
5 3 (9.38%) Content Management
5 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.38%) Line Management
5 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Release Management
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
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