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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 779 866 792
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -74
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 135 114 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 111 73 135
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
85855 95974 97941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.57% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71776 79089 78169
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 £30,500
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 31 August 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 31 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 +69 123 £55,000 +32.23% 17
London +19 42 £62,500 +31.57% 5
South East +45 39 £52,500 -12.50% 9
Yorkshire +31 17 £32,500 -56.66%
City of London +64 15 £67,500 -20.58% 1
East of England +21 12 £62,000 +65.33%
Surrey +42 11 £52,500 +5.00%
North Yorkshire - 11 £22,000 -
Berkshire +14 10 £60,000 - 5
Hertfordshire +22 9 £56,000 -
Kent +22 9 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 9 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -13 8 £40,000 -
Reading +12 7 £60,000 - 4
Harrogate - 6 - -
Ripon - 5 £22,000 -
Brentford - 5 £26,000 - 1
Leeds +29 4 £65,000 -13.33%
West Yorkshire +20 4 £65,000 -13.33%
Telford - 4 £35,000 -
Shropshire - 4 £35,000 -
West Sussex +4 3 £52,500 +82.29%
Birmingham -25 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £65,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £65,000 -
Gatwick - 3 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire +14 2 £48,000 -
Scotland +11 2 £60,000 -
North West +8 2 £39,250 -32.32%
Somerset -5 2 £40,750 -14.21%

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 114 (37.75%) ITIL
2 89 (29.47%) Project Management
3 70 (23.18%) SLA
4 62 (20.53%) Finance
4 62 (20.53%) VMware
5 61 (20.20%) Oracle
6 53 (17.55%) Microsoft
6 53 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 52 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
8 51 (16.89%) Cisco
9 50 (16.56%) Citrix
10 47 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
11 45 (14.90%) Unix
12 44 (14.57%) Web Services
12 44 (14.57%) SQL Server
13 42 (13.91%) Service Delivery
14 40 (13.25%) Firewall
14 40 (13.25%) Windows
14 40 (13.25%) Active Directory
14 40 (13.25%) Data Centre
15 39 (12.91%) XenApp
16 38 (12.58%) Incident Management
17 37 (12.25%) Linux
17 37 (12.25%) WAN
18 36 (11.92%) LAN
18 36 (11.92%) PRINCE2
18 36 (11.92%) Change Management
18 36 (11.92%) Office 365
19 34 (11.26%) SAN
20 33 (10.93%) LDAP

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 30 (9.93%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.97%) Apache
3 9 (2.98%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.65%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.66%) ArchestrA
5 5 (1.66%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.99%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.66%) IIS
8 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.33%) CMS
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (10.93%) MS Office
2 32 (10.60%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.32%) MS Project
5 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) SAP MII
2 3 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.33%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (11.92%) Office 365
3 29 (9.60%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (8.28%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (8.28%) Amazon S3
5 20 (6.62%) IaaS
6 19 (6.29%) PaaS
7 14 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.99%) DigitalOcean
8 3 (0.99%) Linode
9 2 (0.66%) SaaS
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.33%) Datadog
10 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 40 (13.25%) Firewall
2 37 (12.25%) WAN
3 36 (11.92%) LAN
4 34 (11.26%) SAN
5 33 (10.93%) LDAP
6 30 (9.93%) DNS
7 21 (6.95%) MPLS
8 20 (6.62%) DHCP
8 20 (6.62%) OSPF
9 19 (6.29%) BGP
9 19 (6.29%) IPsec
10 18 (5.96%) 3G
10 18 (5.96%) 4G
10 18 (5.96%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (5.30%) Wireless
12 15 (4.97%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (4.97%) TCP/IP
13 13 (4.30%) Ethernet
13 13 (4.30%) ISDN
13 13 (4.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.28%) Oracle Database
3 22 (7.28%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (4.64%) MySQL
5 10 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (2.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (2.98%) Oracle Exadata
7 8 (2.65%) Big Data
8 3 (0.99%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.66%) QlikView
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.66%) JIRA
2 4 (1.32%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.33%) Codeship
4 1 (0.33%) GoCD
4 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (20.53%) Finance
2 29 (9.60%) Advertising
3 25 (8.28%) Retail
4 20 (6.62%) Marketing
5 13 (4.30%) Banking
6 9 (2.98%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.66%) Games
7 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.99%) Front Office
9 2 (0.66%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (13.25%) IT Manager
2 34 (11.26%) Operations Manager
3 25 (8.28%) Analyst
4 21 (6.95%) Project Manager
5 20 (6.62%) Service Manager
6 18 (5.96%) Citrix Specialist
7 17 (5.63%) Delivery Manager
8 16 (5.30%) Consultant
8 16 (5.30%) Services Delivery Manager
9 15 (4.97%) Systems Manager
10 14 (4.64%) Unix Engineer
11 13 (4.30%) DBA
11 13 (4.30%) Network Engineer
11 13 (4.30%) Oracle DBA
12 12 (3.97%) Applications Manager
12 12 (3.97%) Database Engineer
12 12 (3.97%) Senior Network Engineer
13 11 (3.64%) IT Operations Manager
13 11 (3.64%) Support Manager
14 9 (2.98%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.57%) Web Services
2 32 (10.60%) Middleware
3 13 (4.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 8 (2.65%) .NET
5 6 (1.99%) LAMP
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.33%) CGI
6 1 (0.33%) CSS
6 1 (0.33%) EDI
6 1 (0.33%) HTML
6 1 (0.33%) jQuery
6 1 (0.33%) LINQ
6 1 (0.33%) WAP
6 1 (0.33%) XMPP
6 1 (0.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (13.25%) Data Centre
3 33 (10.93%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.96%) PKI
5 14 (4.64%) Replication
6 12 (3.97%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.32%) Reinsurance
8 6 (1.99%) Clustering
8 6 (1.99%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.66%) Telematics
10 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.99%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.99%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.99%) Over-the-Top Content
11 3 (0.99%) PMI
11 3 (0.99%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.99%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.66%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.66%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.66%) STB
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.90%) Unix
2 40 (13.25%) Windows
3 37 (12.25%) Linux
4 27 (8.94%) Solaris
5 14 (4.64%) Windows Server
6 12 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.65%) AIX
7 8 (2.65%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.32%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.99%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.66%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.99%) CentOS
11 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.66%) Debian
12 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (37.75%) ITIL
2 89 (29.47%) Project Management
3 42 (13.91%) Service Delivery
4 38 (12.58%) Incident Management
5 36 (11.92%) Change Management
5 36 (11.92%) PRINCE2
6 32 (10.60%) Performance Monitoring
7 30 (9.93%) Service Management
8 28 (9.27%) High Availability
9 26 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (8.61%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (7.95%) Release Management
11 23 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
12 20 (6.62%) Capacity Management
13 19 (6.29%) Matrix Organization
14 18 (5.96%) Capacity Planning
14 18 (5.96%) Network Design
14 18 (5.96%) SIEM
15 17 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (5.63%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.96%) SQL
2 16 (5.30%) Perl
2 16 (5.30%) Shell Script
3 7 (2.32%) C#
4 6 (1.99%) Python
5 5 (1.66%) Bourne shell
5 5 (1.66%) C-shell
6 3 (0.99%) Java
6 3 (0.99%) Ruby
7 2 (0.66%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.33%) C
8 1 (0.33%) PHP
8 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (9.60%) ITIL Certification
2 28 (9.27%) Degree
3 26 (8.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (5.96%) PMP
6 15 (4.97%) Security Cleared
7 14 (4.64%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.32%) CCNA
8 7 (2.32%) CISSP
8 7 (2.32%) MOS
8 7 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.99%) RHCE
9 6 (1.99%) SCSA
9 6 (1.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.32%) CCNP
10 4 (1.32%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.99%) GCIA
11 3 (0.99%) GCIH
11 3 (0.99%) ISEB
11 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (23.18%) SLA
2 16 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.32%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.32%) COBIT
4 4 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.99%) QA
6 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 53 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (13.25%) Active Directory
3 39 (12.91%) XenApp
4 29 (9.60%) Oracle RAC
5 27 (8.94%) XenDesktop
6 21 (6.95%) vSphere
7 17 (5.63%) VMware ESX
8 13 (4.30%) Hyper-V
9 7 (2.32%) Firmware
10 5 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.99%) vCloud
11 3 (0.99%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.99%) Xen
12 2 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.33%) Docker
13 1 (0.33%) KVM
13 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 30 (9.93%) SCCM
2 29 (9.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 27 (8.94%) SCOM
4 23 (7.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 20 (6.62%) Data Guard
6 13 (4.30%) Cisco Prime
7 12 (3.97%) MOM
7 12 (3.97%) SolarWinds Orion
8 8 (2.65%) Nagios
9 7 (2.32%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.99%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.99%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (1.66%) Oracle ZFS
11 5 (1.66%) Puppet
12 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.99%) Ansible
13 3 (0.99%) OpenNMS
13 3 (0.99%) RSA Security Analytics
13 3 (0.99%) vRealize
13 3 (0.99%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 62 (20.53%) VMware
2 61 (20.20%) Oracle
3 53 (17.55%) Microsoft
4 51 (16.89%) Cisco
5 50 (16.56%) Citrix
6 16 (5.30%) SolarWinds
7 15 (4.97%) HP
8 14 (4.64%) Juniper
8 14 (4.64%) Palo Alto
8 14 (4.64%) Red Hat
9 13 (4.30%) F5
10 12 (3.97%) Barracuda Networks
11 10 (3.31%) Cognizant
12 9 (2.98%) Teradata
13 6 (1.99%) BMC
13 6 (1.99%) EMC
13 6 (1.99%) Veritas
14 5 (1.66%) Siemens
14 5 (1.66%) Sophos
14 5 (1.66%) Sun
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