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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 791 793 814
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 95 152 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68 123 105
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £72,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.95% -4.54%

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
80857 93075 97015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.55% 85.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66648 76857 79740
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +9 89 £55,000 +4.76% 10
London +45 38 £63,250 +24.01% 4
South East +39 17 £55,000 -4.34% 2
North West -14 17 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Merseyside - 12 £55,000 -
East of England -2 8 £33,000 -12.00%
Liverpool - 8 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +13 6 £55,000 +62.96%
West Sussex - 6 £60,000 -
South West +13 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Essex - 5 £33,000 -
Gatwick - 5 £62,500 -
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Wiltshire +19 4 £33,000 +10.00%
Manchester -18 4 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Swindon - 4 £33,000 -
City of London +16 3 £72,500 +20.83% 2
Hertfordshire +3 3 £52,500 -
Scotland +26 2 £71,250 +117.55%
Yorkshire +21 2 £35,000 - 1
Edinburgh +15 2 £71,250 -
West Yorkshire +29 1 £32,500 - 1
Berkshire +25 1 £30,000 -47.82% 1
Surrey +16 1 £52,500 -
Milton Keynes +11 1 - -
Cardiff -2 1 £46,000 -3.15%
South Wales -3 1 £46,000 -26.69%
Chiswick -4 1 - -
Wales -10 1 £46,000 -26.69%
Lancashire -15 1 £19,000 -

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 62 (27.93%) ITIL
2 58 (26.13%) Finance
3 53 (23.87%) Project Management
4 47 (21.17%) Windows
5 42 (18.92%) SLA
6 40 (18.02%) Data Centre
7 39 (17.57%) DNS
8 38 (17.12%) Cisco
8 38 (17.12%) Microsoft
8 38 (17.12%) Firewall
9 35 (15.77%) Oracle
9 35 (15.77%) Windows Server
10 32 (14.41%) Linux
11 31 (13.96%) VMware
12 30 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (13.06%) Active Directory
14 28 (12.61%) DHCP
15 26 (11.71%) Hyper-V
16 25 (11.26%) MS Excel
16 25 (11.26%) SQL
16 25 (11.26%) SAN
17 24 (10.81%) Retail
17 24 (10.81%) SQL Server
17 24 (10.81%) Unix
17 24 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
18 23 (10.36%) Problem Management
18 23 (10.36%) Office 365
18 23 (10.36%) PRINCE2
18 23 (10.36%) LAN
19 22 (9.91%) Cisco Certification

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 13 (5.86%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.50%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.15%) Apache
5 2 (0.90%) IIS
5 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (11.26%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.66%) MS Office
3 5 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.45%) MS Project
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.90%) FastStats
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (10.36%) Office 365
3 16 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.05%) IaaS
5 5 (2.25%) PaaS
6 3 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.35%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.35%) SaaS
7 1 (0.45%) AdWords
7 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 39 (17.57%) DNS
2 38 (17.12%) Firewall
3 28 (12.61%) DHCP
4 25 (11.26%) SAN
5 23 (10.36%) LAN
6 22 (9.91%) MPLS
6 22 (9.91%) WAN
7 20 (9.01%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (7.66%) TCP/IP
8 17 (7.66%) Wireless
9 16 (7.21%) OSPF
9 16 (7.21%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (6.76%) BGP
10 15 (6.76%) IPsec
11 14 (6.31%) 3G
11 14 (6.31%) 4G
11 14 (6.31%) SSL
12 13 (5.86%) Junos
12 13 (5.86%) Network Security
12 13 (5.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.66%) MySQL
3 10 (4.50%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.80%) QlikView
5 3 (1.35%) Big Data
6 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 58 (26.13%) Finance
2 24 (10.81%) Retail
3 11 (4.95%) Banking
4 10 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.15%) Marketing
6 6 (2.70%) Games
6 6 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.80%) Advertising
9 2 (0.90%) Danish Language
10 1 (0.45%) Back Office
10 1 (0.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.45%) Front Office
10 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (13.51%) Analyst
2 25 (11.26%) Operations Manager
3 23 (10.36%) IT Manager
4 18 (8.11%) Network Engineer
4 18 (8.11%) Service Manager
5 15 (6.76%) Project Manager
6 12 (5.41%) Release Manager
6 12 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (4.50%) Support Manager
8 9 (4.05%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (3.60%) Consultant
9 8 (3.60%) IT Operations Manager
9 8 (3.60%) IT Support
9 8 (3.60%) Services Delivery Manager
9 8 (3.60%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.15%) Database Engineer
10 7 (3.15%) IT Support Manager
10 7 (3.15%) Server Engineer
10 7 (3.15%) Service Analyst
11 6 (2.70%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.86%) Web Services
2 10 (4.50%) Middleware
3 9 (4.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 7 (3.15%) LAMP
5 5 (2.25%) EDI
6 2 (0.90%) .NET
7 1 (0.45%) WAP
7 1 (0.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.02%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.01%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.21%) Private Cloud
4 13 (5.86%) PKI
5 6 (2.70%) Clustering
6 5 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.80%) Reinsurance
7 4 (1.80%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.35%) Contactless
8 3 (1.35%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.35%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.90%) Derivative
9 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.90%) Equities
9 2 (0.90%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.90%) iPad
9 2 (0.90%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.17%) Windows
2 35 (15.77%) Windows Server
3 32 (14.41%) Linux
4 24 (10.81%) Unix
5 14 (6.31%) Windows 7
6 12 (5.41%) Solaris
6 12 (5.41%) Ubuntu
7 11 (4.95%) Mac OS X
8 10 (4.50%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.90%) Android
11 2 (0.90%) Debian
11 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.93%) ITIL
2 53 (23.87%) Project Management
3 23 (10.36%) PRINCE2
3 23 (10.36%) Problem Management
4 21 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (9.46%) Incident Management
5 20 (9.01%) Service Delivery
6 16 (7.21%) Line Management
7 15 (6.76%) Matrix Organization
7 15 (6.76%) Service Management
8 14 (6.31%) Change Management
8 14 (6.31%) Information Management
8 14 (6.31%) Infrastructure Management
8 14 (6.31%) Network Design
8 14 (6.31%) WAN Optimisation
9 13 (5.86%) Change Control
9 13 (5.86%) Load Balancing
9 13 (5.86%) Performance Management
10 12 (5.41%) ITIL V3
10 12 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.26%) SQL
2 13 (5.86%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.70%) Perl
4 4 (1.80%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.90%) C
5 2 (0.90%) C#
5 2 (0.90%) PHP
6 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (9.91%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (6.76%) Degree
3 14 (6.31%) PMP
4 10 (4.50%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.05%) CISSP
6 8 (3.60%) CCNP
6 8 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (3.15%) RHCE
7 7 (3.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.70%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.70%) SCSA
8 6 (2.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.25%) MOS
10 4 (1.80%) CEH
10 4 (1.80%) GCIA
10 4 (1.80%) GCIH
10 4 (1.80%) ISEB
11 3 (1.35%) MCP
11 3 (1.35%) MCSA
11 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (18.92%) SLA
2 7 (3.15%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.35%) COBIT
4 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 30 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (13.06%) Active Directory
3 26 (11.71%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.21%) VMware ESX
5 10 (4.50%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (3.15%) Firmware
7 5 (2.25%) XenApp
7 5 (2.25%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.35%) vCloud
8 3 (1.35%) vSphere
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (7.21%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (6.31%) Cisco Prime
2 14 (6.31%) NetBackup
2 14 (6.31%) SCCM
3 12 (5.41%) SCOM
3 12 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 11 (4.95%) Backup Exec
5 10 (4.50%) Data Guard
5 10 (4.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 10 (4.50%) Nagios
5 10 (4.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (2.25%) MOM
7 4 (1.80%) RSA Security Analytics
7 4 (1.80%) SCOrch
7 4 (1.80%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.35%) EnCase
8 3 (1.35%) RSA Archer
8 3 (1.35%) vRealize
9 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 38 (17.12%) Cisco
1 38 (17.12%) Microsoft
2 35 (15.77%) Oracle
3 31 (13.96%) VMware
4 16 (7.21%) Citrix
4 16 (7.21%) SolarWinds
5 15 (6.76%) Juniper
6 14 (6.31%) Palo Alto
7 13 (5.86%) F5
8 12 (5.41%) Barracuda Networks
9 10 (4.50%) Sophos
9 10 (4.50%) WatchGuard
10 9 (4.05%) HP
11 8 (3.60%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.70%) Veritas
13 4 (1.80%) NetWitness
14 3 (1.35%) Adobe
14 3 (1.35%) Cognizant
14 3 (1.35%) Mitel
15 2 (0.90%) IBM
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