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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 761 788 847
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +59
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 166 170 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 140 130 93
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% -6.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%

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
86678 92333 100261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.39% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72146 75008 81488
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 May 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 May 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 +36 144 £57,500 - 16
London -2 51 £65,000 +33.33% 10
South East +33 47 £65,000 +2.76% 4
East of England +37 26 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Bedfordshire - 16 £50,000 -
Luton - 13 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 13 £70,000 -
Lewes - 12 £70,000 -
Berkshire +18 11 £52,500 -19.23% 1
North West +20 9 £50,000 -2.91% 1
Surrey +6 9 £47,000 -32.37% 1
Hertfordshire +21 8 £50,000 +33.33%
West Sussex -2 5 £52,500 +84.21% 1
Manchester +10 4 £75,000 +38.88%
Cumbria - 4 £50,000 - 1
Slough - 4 £52,500 -
Hampshire +14 3 £85,000 +254.16% 1
Wales -9 3 £50,000 -3.38%
North East - 3 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £67,500 - 1
Reading - 3 £57,500 -
Crawley - 3 £52,000 - 1
City of London +32 2 £75,000 +62.16% 3
South Yorkshire +22 2 £48,000 -28.88%
Redhill +10 2 £48,500 -30.71%
Essex +8 2 £41,500 -53.88%
Yorkshire -1 2 £48,000 -4.00%
Middlesex - 2 £75,000 -

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 178 (53.45%) ITIL
2 109 (32.73%) Finance
3 107 (32.13%) Project Management
4 76 (22.82%) VMware
5 75 (22.52%) Microsoft
6 74 (22.22%) SLA
6 74 (22.22%) Change Management
7 68 (20.42%) Citrix
8 67 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 63 (18.92%) SQL Server
10 62 (18.62%) Windows
11 60 (18.02%) XenApp
11 60 (18.02%) Analytical Skills
12 58 (17.42%) Service Delivery
13 57 (17.12%) Web Services
13 57 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
14 52 (15.62%) Unix
15 51 (15.32%) Management Information System
16 48 (14.41%) Cisco
16 48 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
17 47 (14.11%) ITIL Certification
18 46 (13.81%) Active Directory
18 46 (13.81%) MS Office
18 46 (13.81%) Firewall
18 46 (13.81%) Data Centre
19 45 (13.51%) LAN
19 45 (13.51%) WAN
20 44 (13.21%) Linux
20 44 (13.21%) Office 365
21 43 (12.91%) 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 40 (12.01%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.80%) Apache
2 6 (1.80%) ArchestrA
2 6 (1.80%) OpenStack
2 6 (1.80%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.50%) CMS
4 4 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.60%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (13.81%) MS Office
2 38 (11.41%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.20%) MS Project
5 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.80%) SAP MII
3 3 (0.90%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.30%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 57 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (13.21%) Office 365
3 43 (12.91%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (11.11%) Amazon S3
5 24 (7.21%) PaaS
6 23 (6.91%) IaaS
7 6 (1.80%) DigitalOcean
7 6 (1.80%) Linode
7 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (1.80%) SaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.30%) Datadog
8 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 46 (13.81%) Firewall
2 45 (13.51%) LAN
2 45 (13.51%) WAN
3 42 (12.61%) SAN
4 41 (12.31%) LDAP
5 22 (6.61%) Cisco IPT
5 22 (6.61%) Fibre Channel
5 22 (6.61%) IP Telephony
6 21 (6.31%) DNS
7 16 (4.80%) MPLS
8 15 (4.50%) 3G
8 15 (4.50%) 4G
8 15 (4.50%) BGP
8 15 (4.50%) IPsec
8 15 (4.50%) OSPF
8 15 (4.50%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (3.60%) DHCP
9 12 (3.60%) SSL
10 11 (3.30%) Ethernet
10 11 (3.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.61%) Oracle Database
3 23 (6.91%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (4.50%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (4.20%) Data Mining
5 14 (4.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 14 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (4.20%) Oracle Exadata
6 13 (3.90%) Big Data
7 6 (1.80%) MySQL
7 6 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.50%) Redis
9 4 (1.20%) GIS
10 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Vagrant
2 5 (1.50%) JIRA
3 4 (1.20%) Fiddler
4 3 (0.90%) Jasmine
4 3 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.30%) Codeship
6 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 109 (32.73%) Finance
2 41 (12.31%) Advertising
3 25 (7.51%) Banking
4 18 (5.41%) Marketing
5 10 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.20%) Back Office
8 3 (0.90%) Automotive
8 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.90%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Legal
8 3 (0.90%) Retail
9 2 (0.60%) Front Office
9 2 (0.60%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.60%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (12.01%) IT Manager
2 32 (9.61%) Operations Manager
3 28 (8.41%) Systems Manager
4 25 (7.51%) Citrix Specialist
5 23 (6.91%) DBA
5 23 (6.91%) Oracle DBA
6 22 (6.61%) Consultant
7 21 (6.31%) Delivery Manager
7 21 (6.31%) Service Manager
7 21 (6.31%) Services Delivery Manager
8 17 (5.11%) Support Manager
9 16 (4.80%) Analyst
10 14 (4.20%) Project Manager
11 13 (3.90%) Applications Manager
12 12 (3.60%) Administrator
13 11 (3.30%) Senior Network Engineer
14 10 (3.00%) Architect
14 10 (3.00%) Release Manager
15 9 (2.70%) Network Engineer
16 8 (2.40%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (17.12%) Web Services
2 37 (11.11%) Middleware
3 21 (6.31%) .NET
4 10 (3.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (1.20%) CSS
5 4 (1.20%) HTML
6 3 (0.90%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.90%) Django
6 3 (0.90%) LESS
6 3 (0.90%) Sass
7 2 (0.60%) CGI
8 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.30%) EDI
8 1 (0.30%) jQuery
8 1 (0.30%) LINQ
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.30%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.02%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (15.32%) Management Information System
3 46 (13.81%) Data Centre
4 24 (7.21%) Replication
5 22 (6.61%) Mobile App
6 14 (4.20%) PKI
7 12 (3.60%) Smart Meter
8 11 (3.30%) Computer Science
9 10 (3.00%) Statistics
10 8 (2.40%) Mathematics
11 7 (2.10%) Reinsurance
12 6 (1.80%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.50%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.50%) Hedge funds
14 4 (1.20%) Derivative
15 3 (0.90%) Equities
15 3 (0.90%) Over-the-Top Content
16 2 (0.60%) Fixed Income
16 2 (0.60%) Learning Management System
16 2 (0.60%) STB
Operating Systems
1 62 (18.62%) Windows
2 52 (15.62%) Unix
3 44 (13.21%) Linux
4 24 (7.21%) Solaris
5 23 (6.91%) Windows Server
6 11 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.10%) AIX
9 6 (1.80%) CentOS
10 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (53.45%) ITIL
2 107 (32.13%) Project Management
3 74 (22.22%) Change Management
4 58 (17.42%) Service Delivery
5 42 (12.61%) Incident Management
5 42 (12.61%) Performance Monitoring
6 41 (12.31%) Capacity Management
7 36 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 32 (9.61%) Capacity Planning
9 31 (9.31%) Service Management
10 30 (9.01%) High Availability
11 29 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (8.71%) Release Management
11 29 (8.71%) Validation
12 28 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 25 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (7.51%) Root Cause Analysis
13 25 (7.51%) SIEM
14 24 (7.21%) Mobile Device Management
14 24 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.31%) Shell Script
2 20 (6.01%) SQL
3 13 (3.90%) Java
3 13 (3.90%) Python
4 9 (2.70%) Perl
5 7 (2.10%) C#
6 5 (1.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.20%) Bourne shell
7 4 (1.20%) C-shell
8 3 (0.90%) Ruby
9 1 (0.30%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.30%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.30%) C
9 1 (0.30%) Korn
9 1 (0.30%) PHP
9 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (14.11%) ITIL Certification
3 38 (11.41%) Degree
4 20 (6.01%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (5.11%) Security Cleared
6 16 (4.80%) CITP
7 15 (4.50%) SC Cleared
8 9 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (2.40%) PMI Certification
9 8 (2.40%) PMP
10 6 (1.80%) CCNA
10 6 (1.80%) MCSE
10 6 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.20%) MBA
13 2 (0.60%) CCVP
14 1 (0.30%) CCA
14 1 (0.30%) GCIA
14 1 (0.30%) GCIH
14 1 (0.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (22.22%) SLA
2 33 (9.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.90%) ISO 9001
3 13 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 12 (3.60%) PCI DSS
5 11 (3.30%) QA
6 10 (3.00%) COSO
6 10 (3.00%) ISO22301
7 7 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.90%) COBIT
9 1 (0.30%) Val IT
System Software
1 67 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (18.02%) XenApp
3 46 (13.81%) Active Directory
4 38 (11.41%) XenDesktop
5 31 (9.31%) Oracle RAC
6 29 (8.71%) vSphere
7 7 (2.10%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.10%) Xen
8 6 (1.80%) Docker
8 6 (1.80%) VirtualBox
9 5 (1.50%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.30%) iptables
10 1 (0.30%) KVM
10 1 (0.30%) NFS
10 1 (0.30%) Squid
10 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (11.11%) SCCM
1 37 (11.11%) SCOM
2 24 (7.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 22 (6.61%) Oracle RMAN
4 20 (6.01%) Data Guard
5 13 (3.90%) Puppet
6 12 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (3.00%) Cisco Prime
7 10 (3.00%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (1.80%) Ansible
8 6 (1.80%) MOM
8 6 (1.80%) Nagios
8 6 (1.80%) OpenNMS
8 6 (1.80%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.80%) Zenoss
9 5 (1.50%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (1.50%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.30%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 76 (22.82%) VMware
2 75 (22.52%) Microsoft
3 68 (20.42%) Citrix
4 48 (14.41%) Cisco
5 41 (12.31%) Oracle
6 14 (4.20%) Teradata
7 11 (3.30%) F5
7 11 (3.30%) Juniper
8 10 (3.00%) Barracuda Networks
8 10 (3.00%) Palo Alto
8 10 (3.00%) SolarWinds
9 8 (2.40%) Cognizant
10 7 (2.10%) EMC
10 7 (2.10%) HP
10 7 (2.10%) Rackspace
10 7 (2.10%) Wonderware
11 6 (1.80%) Google
11 6 (1.80%) Rockwell
11 6 (1.80%) SaltStack
11 6 (1.80%) Siemens
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 16% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £80000 - £1000000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ventula Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Exceptional Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
JM
Salary: £48000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Gatwick Airport
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Salary: £16,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme, car
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago