The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 771 808 859
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +51
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 150 156 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 120 106 105
Median salary £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% -11.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85300 96063 103309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.80% 85.46%
Number of salaries quoted 71291 78493 83654
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Operations Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Operations Management
Salary Trend

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in the UK

Operations Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Operations Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
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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 +61 131 £55,000 -6.77% 9
London +44 50 £62,000 +33.33% 3
South East +53 32 £55,000 -15.38% 3
East of England +53 31 £51,250 -21.15% 1
Bedfordshire - 16 £51,250 -
Luton - 13 £50,000 -
Surrey +25 10 £49,000 -30.00% 1
Hertfordshire +26 9 £50,000 +33.33%
East Sussex - 8 £70,000 -
Lewes - 8 £70,000 -
Berkshire +10 6 £60,000 -7.69%
West Sussex - 5 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire +21 4 £48,000 -28.88%
Yorkshire +18 4 £48,000 +1.05% 1
North West +18 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Doncaster +16 4 £48,000 -
Cambridge +5 4 £63,750 -
Cambridgeshire -1 4 £63,750 -1.92%
Guildford - 4 - -
Reading +16 3 £60,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £40,000 -
North East - 3 £40,000 -
Gatwick - 3 £52,500 -
City of London +39 2 £62,500 +34.40%
South West +14 2 £40,000 -42.85%
Essex +11 2 £41,500 -53.88% 1
Manchester +3 2 - -
Cumbria - 2 £50,000 -
Crawley - 2 £52,250 -

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 164 (51.41%) ITIL
2 105 (32.92%) Project Management
3 91 (28.53%) Finance
4 75 (23.51%) VMware
5 73 (22.88%) Microsoft
5 73 (22.88%) SLA
6 67 (21.00%) Citrix
7 65 (20.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 64 (20.06%) Analytical Skills
9 62 (19.44%) Change Management
10 60 (18.81%) Web Services
10 60 (18.81%) Amazon AWS
11 58 (18.18%) XenApp
12 56 (17.55%) SQL Server
13 52 (16.30%) Windows
14 50 (15.67%) Unix
15 49 (15.36%) ITIL Certification
15 49 (15.36%) Service Delivery
16 48 (15.05%) Cisco
17 47 (14.73%) MS Office
17 47 (14.73%) Data Centre
18 46 (14.42%) Office 365
18 46 (14.42%) Oracle
18 46 (14.42%) Active Directory
18 46 (14.42%) Management Information System
19 45 (14.11%) Firewall
20 44 (13.79%) LDAP
20 44 (13.79%) LAN
20 44 (13.79%) WAN
20 44 (13.79%) Cloud Computing

Operations Management
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 42 (13.17%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.82%) Apache
3 7 (2.19%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.88%) ArchestrA
4 6 (1.88%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.57%) CMS
6 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (14.73%) MS Office
2 37 (11.60%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.25%) MS Project
5 3 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.88%) SAP MII
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.31%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.31%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 60 (18.81%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (14.42%) Office 365
3 44 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
4 38 (11.91%) Amazon EC2
4 38 (11.91%) Amazon S3
5 22 (6.90%) IaaS
5 22 (6.90%) PaaS
6 11 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (1.88%) DigitalOcean
7 6 (1.88%) Linode
8 2 (0.63%) SaaS
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.31%) Datadog
9 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (14.11%) Firewall
2 44 (13.79%) LAN
2 44 (13.79%) LDAP
2 44 (13.79%) WAN
3 36 (11.29%) SAN
4 25 (7.84%) DNS
5 20 (6.27%) Cisco IPT
5 20 (6.27%) Fibre Channel
5 20 (6.27%) IP Telephony
6 17 (5.33%) MPLS
7 16 (5.02%) 3G
7 16 (5.02%) 4G
7 16 (5.02%) BGP
7 16 (5.02%) IPsec
7 16 (5.02%) OSPF
7 16 (5.02%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (4.70%) DHCP
9 13 (4.08%) SSL
10 12 (3.76%) Ethernet
10 12 (3.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.55%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 20 (6.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (4.39%) Big Data
5 11 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 10 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 10 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
7 8 (2.51%) MySQL
8 6 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.63%) GIS
9 2 (0.63%) QlikView
9 2 (0.63%) Redis
9 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Vagrant
2 5 (1.57%) JIRA
3 4 (1.25%) Fiddler
4 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.31%) Codeship
5 1 (0.31%) GoCD
5 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 91 (28.53%) Finance
2 42 (13.17%) Advertising
3 25 (7.84%) Banking
4 24 (7.52%) Marketing
5 10 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.13%) Retail
6 8 (2.51%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.94%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) Front Office
8 2 (0.63%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.63%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (13.48%) IT Manager
2 33 (10.34%) Operations Manager
3 26 (8.15%) Citrix Specialist
3 26 (8.15%) Systems Manager
4 21 (6.58%) Consultant
5 19 (5.96%) Analyst
6 18 (5.64%) DBA
6 18 (5.64%) Oracle DBA
6 18 (5.64%) Support Manager
7 17 (5.33%) Delivery Manager
8 16 (5.02%) Service Manager
8 16 (5.02%) Services Delivery Manager
9 13 (4.08%) Applications Manager
9 13 (4.08%) Project Manager
10 11 (3.45%) Network Engineer
10 11 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (3.13%) Administrator
11 10 (3.13%) Architect
11 10 (3.13%) Unix Engineer
12 9 (2.82%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (18.81%) Web Services
2 34 (10.66%) Middleware
3 21 (6.58%) .NET
4 10 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (0.63%) CGI
5 2 (0.63%) LAMP
6 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.31%) CSS
6 1 (0.31%) EDI
6 1 (0.31%) HTML
6 1 (0.31%) jQuery
6 1 (0.31%) LINQ
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.31%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 64 (20.06%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (14.73%) Data Centre
3 46 (14.42%) Management Information System
4 22 (6.90%) Replication
5 16 (5.02%) PKI
6 15 (4.70%) Mobile App
7 14 (4.39%) Computer Science
8 11 (3.45%) Virtual Team
9 9 (2.82%) Reinsurance
9 9 (2.82%) Smart Meter
10 7 (2.19%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.88%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.88%) Statistics
12 5 (1.57%) Digital Media
12 5 (1.57%) Telematics
13 3 (0.94%) Over-the-Top Content
13 3 (0.94%) PMI
14 2 (0.63%) Clustering
14 2 (0.63%) Cyber Attack
14 2 (0.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.30%) Windows
2 50 (15.67%) Unix
3 43 (13.48%) Linux
4 25 (7.84%) Solaris
5 14 (4.39%) Windows Server
6 11 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.51%) AIX
8 6 (1.88%) CentOS
8 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (51.41%) ITIL
2 105 (32.92%) Project Management
3 62 (19.44%) Change Management
4 49 (15.36%) Service Delivery
5 43 (13.48%) Incident Management
6 37 (11.60%) Capacity Management
6 37 (11.60%) Performance Monitoring
7 30 (9.40%) Risk Management
7 30 (9.40%) Service Management
8 28 (8.78%) High Availability
9 26 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (8.15%) Capacity Planning
9 26 (8.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (8.15%) Release Management
10 25 (7.84%) PRINCE2
10 25 (7.84%) SIEM
11 24 (7.52%) Security Operations
11 24 (7.52%) Validation
12 23 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
12 23 (7.21%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.64%) Shell Script
2 16 (5.02%) SQL
3 12 (3.76%) Perl
4 11 (3.45%) C#
5 10 (3.13%) Java
6 8 (2.51%) Python
7 5 (1.57%) Bourne shell
7 5 (1.57%) C-shell
8 3 (0.94%) Ruby
9 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.63%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.31%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.31%) Korn
10 1 (0.31%) PHP
10 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (15.36%) ITIL Certification
2 43 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (12.54%) Degree
4 20 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (5.64%) Security Cleared
6 16 (5.02%) SC Cleared
7 11 (3.45%) CITP
8 9 (2.82%) PMI Certification
9 7 (2.19%) PMP
10 5 (1.57%) CCNA
10 5 (1.57%) CISSP
10 5 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.94%) CEH
11 3 (0.94%) GCIA
11 3 (0.94%) GCIH
11 3 (0.94%) MOS
11 3 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.63%) SCSA
12 2 (0.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (22.88%) SLA
2 27 (8.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 10 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.82%) ISO 9001
4 9 (2.82%) QA
5 7 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.88%) COSO
6 6 (1.88%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 65 (20.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (18.18%) XenApp
3 46 (14.42%) Active Directory
4 38 (11.91%) XenDesktop
5 30 (9.40%) Oracle RAC
6 28 (8.78%) vSphere
7 8 (2.51%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.51%) VMware ESX
8 7 (2.19%) Xen
9 6 (1.88%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.94%) Docker
11 2 (0.63%) Firmware
11 2 (0.63%) vCloud
12 1 (0.31%) iptables
12 1 (0.31%) KVM
12 1 (0.31%) NFS
12 1 (0.31%) Squid
12 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (11.91%) SCCM
1 38 (11.91%) SCOM
2 22 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 21 (6.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 18 (5.64%) Data Guard
5 11 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
6 10 (3.13%) Puppet
7 9 (2.82%) MOM
7 9 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (1.88%) Ansible
8 6 (1.88%) BMC PATROL
8 6 (1.88%) Nagios
8 6 (1.88%) OpenNMS
8 6 (1.88%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.88%) Zenoss
9 5 (1.57%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (0.94%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.94%) RSA Security Analytics
11 2 (0.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 75 (23.51%) VMware
2 73 (22.88%) Microsoft
3 67 (21.00%) Citrix
4 48 (15.05%) Cisco
5 46 (14.42%) Oracle
6 12 (3.76%) Cognizant
6 12 (3.76%) F5
6 12 (3.76%) Juniper
7 11 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
7 11 (3.45%) Palo Alto
7 11 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 10 (3.13%) Teradata
9 9 (2.82%) HP
9 9 (2.82%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.19%) EMC
10 7 (2.19%) Rackspace
11 6 (1.88%) BMC
11 6 (1.88%) Rockwell
11 6 (1.88%) SaltStack
11 6 (1.88%) Siemens
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 23 days ago