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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Management
UK
Rank 744 749 819
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +70
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 107 169 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 73 150 87
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%

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
74290 86752 90655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.11% 87.71% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 61217 72076 74747
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 £77,000 £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 23 January 2017 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +29 106 £62,500 +13.63% 13
London +68 51 £70,000 +16.66% 9
South East +10 20 £58,750 +2.17% 1
North West -6 13 £47,500 -20.83%
Merseyside - 10 £55,000 -
East of England +7 9 £33,000 -12.00%
City of London +16 7 £70,000 +16.66% 2
South West +14 6 £35,000 +16.66%
West Sussex -4 6 £62,500 +25.00%
Essex - 6 £33,000 -
Gatwick -12 5 £62,500 +25.00%
Liverpool - 5 £55,000 -
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Leeds +30 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire +26 3 - - 1
Yorkshire +22 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Hertfordshire +9 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Bristol - 3 £35,094 -
Wiltshire +20 2 £33,750 +12.50%
West Midlands +2 2 £57,750 - 2
Berkshire -15 2 £30,000 -47.82%
Manchester -24 2 £47,500 -20.83%
Middlesex - 2 £23,000 -
Swindon - 2 £33,750 -
Bromley - 2 - - 1
Warwickshire +18 1 £62,500 -
Milton Keynes +15 1 - -
South Wales +13 1 £46,000 -26.69%
Cardiff +10 1 £46,000 -3.15%

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 73 (38.02%) Finance
2 66 (34.38%) ITIL
3 47 (24.48%) Windows
4 38 (19.79%) Project Management
5 37 (19.27%) SLA
6 36 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 35 (18.23%) Data Centre
8 33 (17.19%) DNS
9 31 (16.15%) Firewall
9 31 (16.15%) Windows Server
10 29 (15.10%) Cisco
10 29 (15.10%) MS Excel
11 24 (12.50%) Linux
11 24 (12.50%) DHCP
11 24 (12.50%) Problem Management
12 23 (11.98%) Hyper-V
13 21 (10.94%) Change Management
13 21 (10.94%) LAN
13 21 (10.94%) Active Directory
13 21 (10.94%) SQL
14 20 (10.42%) VMware
14 20 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (9.90%) Office 365
15 19 (9.90%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (9.90%) Service Delivery
16 18 (9.38%) MPLS
16 18 (9.38%) SAN
16 18 (9.38%) WAN
16 18 (9.38%) Management Information System
16 18 (9.38%) Agile Software Development

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 8 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.56%) Apache
3 3 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.04%) IIS
4 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.52%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (15.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.77%) MS Office
3 11 (5.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.52%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.04%) FastStats
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.90%) Office 365
2 18 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.17%) SaaS
5 5 (2.60%) IaaS
6 1 (0.52%) AdWords
6 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.19%) DNS
2 31 (16.15%) Firewall
3 24 (12.50%) DHCP
4 21 (10.94%) LAN
5 18 (9.38%) MPLS
5 18 (9.38%) SAN
5 18 (9.38%) WAN
6 16 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (7.29%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (6.77%) Network Security
8 13 (6.77%) SSL
8 13 (6.77%) Unified Communications
8 13 (6.77%) VoIP
9 12 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 12 (6.25%) Wireless
10 11 (5.73%) 3G
10 11 (5.73%) BGP
10 11 (5.73%) DDNS
10 11 (5.73%) IPsec
10 11 (5.73%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.69%) MySQL
3 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.04%) QlikView
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Lombardi
General
1 73 (38.02%) Finance
2 17 (8.85%) Banking
3 13 (6.77%) Retail
4 12 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.65%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.13%) Marketing
7 5 (2.60%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.04%) Danish Language
8 2 (1.04%) Games
8 2 (1.04%) Law
9 1 (0.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.52%) Back Office
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (12.50%) Analyst
2 22 (11.46%) Service Manager
3 19 (9.90%) Operations Manager
4 17 (8.85%) IT Manager
4 17 (8.85%) Network Engineer
5 12 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (5.21%) Consultant
6 10 (5.21%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (4.69%) Release Manager
7 9 (4.69%) Support Manager
8 8 (4.17%) Server Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Service Desk Manager
8 8 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
9 7 (3.65%) Architect
9 7 (3.65%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) IT Support
9 7 (3.65%) Security Analyst
9 7 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.65%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.65%) Middleware
1 7 (3.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (3.13%) Web Services
3 5 (2.60%) EDI
4 2 (1.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.23%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 15 (7.81%) Private Cloud
4 13 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.73%) PKI
6 4 (2.08%) Reinsurance
6 4 (2.08%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.56%) Contactless
7 3 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.04%) Clustering
8 2 (1.04%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.04%) Derivative
8 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.04%) Equities
8 2 (1.04%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.52%) NHS
9 1 (0.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 47 (24.48%) Windows
2 31 (16.15%) Windows Server
3 24 (12.50%) Linux
4 17 (8.85%) Unix
5 9 (4.69%) Windows 7
6 8 (4.17%) Solaris
7 7 (3.65%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.65%) Ubuntu
8 6 (3.13%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.08%) Android
9 4 (2.08%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.56%) Windows Phone
10 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.52%) Debian
11 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (34.38%) ITIL
2 38 (19.79%) Project Management
3 24 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 21 (10.94%) Change Management
5 19 (9.90%) Service Delivery
6 18 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 16 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 15 (7.81%) Change Control
9 13 (6.77%) Service Management
10 12 (6.25%) Analytics
10 12 (6.25%) Coaching
10 12 (6.25%) Information Management
10 12 (6.25%) Line Management
10 12 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
11 11 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (5.73%) Information Security
11 11 (5.73%) Network Design
11 11 (5.73%) Process Improvement
11 11 (5.73%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.94%) SQL
2 14 (7.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.56%) C
3 3 (1.56%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.04%) PHP
5 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (9.90%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (8.33%) Degree
3 9 (4.69%) CISSP
4 6 (3.13%) CCNP
4 6 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.60%) GCIA
5 5 (2.60%) GCIH
6 4 (2.08%) CEH
6 4 (2.08%) ISEB
6 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.08%) PMP
6 4 (2.08%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.56%) CCNA
7 3 (1.56%) CISA
7 3 (1.56%) CISM
7 3 (1.56%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.56%) MCP
7 3 (1.56%) MCSA
7 3 (1.56%) RHCE
8 2 (1.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (19.27%) SLA
2 7 (3.65%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.08%) COBIT
4 4 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 23 (11.98%) Hyper-V
2 21 (10.94%) Active Directory
3 20 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (3.65%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.04%) XenApp
6 2 (1.04%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.52%) Firmware
7 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.52%) NFS
7 1 (0.52%) Samba
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (6.77%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (6.25%) SCCM
3 11 (5.73%) SCOM
3 11 (5.73%) SolarWinds Orion
4 10 (5.21%) NetBackup
5 8 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (3.65%) Data Guard
6 7 (3.65%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 7 (3.65%) Nagios
6 7 (3.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (3.13%) Backup Exec
7 6 (3.13%) RSA Security Analytics
8 5 (2.60%) RSA Archer
8 5 (2.60%) SCOrch
8 5 (2.60%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.56%) EnCase
9 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.52%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 36 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.10%) Cisco
3 20 (10.42%) VMware
4 16 (8.33%) Oracle
5 14 (7.29%) Juniper
6 13 (6.77%) SolarWinds
7 12 (6.25%) F5
8 11 (5.73%) Barracuda Networks
8 11 (5.73%) Palo Alto
9 8 (4.17%) Citrix
10 6 (3.13%) NetWitness
10 6 (3.13%) Sophos
10 6 (3.13%) WatchGuard
11 3 (1.56%) Adobe
11 3 (1.56%) Apple
11 3 (1.56%) IBM
12 2 (1.04%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.04%) Cognizant
12 2 (1.04%) Forcepoint
12 2 (1.04%) HP
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Salary: From £150,000 to £180,000 per annum inc bonus, stock, car & relocation
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City of London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
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Bromley
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Salary: pension, insurance
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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