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

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 761 863 838
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -25
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 151 105 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.096% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 126 67 116
Median salary £54,250 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.21% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,479 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £76,000 £106,250
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.60% -6.31%

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
86010 95582 99856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 87.26% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 71800 78299 80427
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 £32,500 £31,000
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 31 July 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 July 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 +78 135 £55,000 +12.82% 11
South East +53 43 £53,750 -10.41% 1
London +49 41 £62,500 +4.16% 2
East of England +53 28 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Surrey +35 15 £52,500 -13.93%
City of London +75 12 £65,000 -18.75%
Yorkshire +34 12 £35,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +31 12 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Bedfordshire +31 11 £52,500 +40.00%
Berkshire +6 11 £60,000 - 1
Luton +20 8 £57,500 +53.33%
Reading +9 8 £60,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £22,000 - 2
Kent +21 7 £37,750 -1.94%
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £37,750 -
South Yorkshire +19 4 £48,000 -
Cambridge +10 4 £63,750 -
Cambridgeshire +10 4 £63,750 -1.92%
West Sussex +4 4 £52,500 +82.29%
Doncaster 0 4 £48,000 -
West Midlands -10 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Harrogate - 4 - - 1
Guildford - 4 - -
Ripon - 4 £22,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £41,750 -
Redhill +17 3 £51,000 -29.65%
South West +3 3 £53,500 +118.36% 3
Birmingham -13 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Reigate - 3 £55,000 -
North West +14 2 £23,500 -59.48%

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 148 (45.26%) ITIL
2 106 (32.42%) Project Management
3 79 (24.16%) VMware
4 73 (22.32%) Microsoft
5 72 (22.02%) SLA
5 72 (22.02%) Finance
6 70 (21.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 65 (19.88%) Citrix
8 64 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
9 62 (18.96%) Web Services
10 61 (18.65%) Analytical Skills
11 59 (18.04%) SQL Server
12 58 (17.74%) Oracle
13 55 (16.82%) Cisco
14 52 (15.90%) XenApp
15 51 (15.60%) Office 365
16 49 (14.98%) Active Directory
17 48 (14.68%) Unix
18 47 (14.37%) Firewall
19 46 (14.07%) Change Management
19 46 (14.07%) MS Office
19 46 (14.07%) Data Centre
20 45 (13.76%) ITIL Certification
21 44 (13.46%) Windows
21 44 (13.46%) SharePoint
21 44 (13.46%) Service Delivery
21 44 (13.46%) Incident Management
22 43 (13.15%) Cloud Computing
22 43 (13.15%) Linux
22 43 (13.15%) 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 44 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.67%) Apache
3 7 (2.14%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.83%) ArchestrA
4 6 (1.83%) OpenStack
4 6 (1.83%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.22%) CMS
7 2 (0.61%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (14.07%) MS Office
2 38 (11.62%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.22%) MS Project
5 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.83%) SAP MII
2 5 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.61%) 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 64 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (15.60%) Office 365
3 43 (13.15%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (11.31%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (11.31%) Amazon S3
5 23 (7.03%) IaaS
6 22 (6.73%) PaaS
7 16 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (1.83%) DigitalOcean
8 6 (1.83%) Linode
9 3 (0.92%) SaaS
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.31%) Datadog
10 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 47 (14.37%) Firewall
2 43 (13.15%) LDAP
3 42 (12.84%) WAN
4 41 (12.54%) LAN
5 37 (11.31%) SAN
6 31 (9.48%) DNS
7 22 (6.73%) MPLS
8 21 (6.42%) OSPF
9 20 (6.12%) BGP
9 20 (6.12%) IPsec
10 19 (5.81%) 3G
10 19 (5.81%) 4G
10 19 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (5.50%) DHCP
12 16 (4.89%) IP Telephony
13 15 (4.59%) Cisco IPT
13 15 (4.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (4.59%) Fibre Channel
13 15 (4.59%) SSL
13 15 (4.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (18.04%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.95%) Oracle Database
3 21 (6.42%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (5.20%) MySQL
5 11 (3.36%) Big Data
6 10 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (2.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 9 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.75%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (1.83%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.61%) QlikView
9 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.14%) Vagrant
2 5 (1.53%) JIRA
3 3 (0.92%) Fiddler
4 2 (0.61%) 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 72 (22.02%) Finance
2 41 (12.54%) Advertising
3 23 (7.03%) Marketing
4 21 (6.42%) Banking
4 21 (6.42%) Retail
5 10 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.53%) Games
6 5 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.92%) Front Office
7 3 (0.92%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.61%) Legal
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 40 (12.23%) IT Manager
2 36 (11.01%) Operations Manager
3 27 (8.26%) Analyst
4 26 (7.95%) Citrix Specialist
5 21 (6.42%) Project Manager
5 21 (6.42%) Systems Manager
6 20 (6.12%) Consultant
7 16 (4.89%) Service Manager
8 15 (4.59%) DBA
8 15 (4.59%) Delivery Manager
8 15 (4.59%) Oracle DBA
9 14 (4.28%) Services Delivery Manager
9 14 (4.28%) Support Manager
9 14 (4.28%) Unix Engineer
10 13 (3.98%) Applications Manager
10 13 (3.98%) Network Engineer
10 13 (3.98%) Senior Network Engineer
11 11 (3.36%) Database Engineer
12 10 (3.06%) IT Operations Manager
13 9 (2.75%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (18.96%) Web Services
2 33 (10.09%) Middleware
3 15 (4.59%) .NET
4 11 (3.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 6 (1.83%) LAMP
6 2 (0.61%) CGI
7 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.31%) CSS
7 1 (0.31%) EDI
7 1 (0.31%) HTML
7 1 (0.31%) jQuery
7 1 (0.31%) LINQ
7 1 (0.31%) WAP
7 1 (0.31%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.31%) XMPP
7 1 (0.31%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 61 (18.65%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (14.07%) Data Centre
3 39 (11.93%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.50%) PKI
5 17 (5.20%) Replication
6 15 (4.59%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.06%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.75%) Virtual Team
9 8 (2.45%) Reinsurance
10 6 (1.83%) Clustering
10 6 (1.83%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.83%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.53%) Smart Meter
11 5 (1.53%) Telematics
12 4 (1.22%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.92%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.92%) Over-the-Top Content
13 3 (0.92%) PMI
13 3 (0.92%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.61%) STB
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.68%) Unix
2 44 (13.46%) Windows
3 43 (13.15%) Linux
4 28 (8.56%) Solaris
5 17 (5.20%) Windows Server
6 15 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.45%) AIX
8 7 (2.14%) Ubuntu
8 7 (2.14%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.83%) CentOS
9 6 (1.83%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.53%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.61%) Debian
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (45.26%) ITIL
2 106 (32.42%) Project Management
3 46 (14.07%) Change Management
4 44 (13.46%) Incident Management
4 44 (13.46%) Service Delivery
5 33 (10.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 33 (10.09%) PRINCE2
5 33 (10.09%) Service Management
6 29 (8.87%) Capacity Management
7 28 (8.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 28 (8.56%) High Availability
8 27 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (7.65%) Release Management
10 24 (7.34%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
11 21 (6.42%) Risk Management
12 19 (5.81%) Network Design
12 19 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
12 19 (5.81%) SIEM
12 19 (5.81%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.73%) SQL
2 17 (5.20%) Shell Script
3 16 (4.89%) Perl
4 9 (2.75%) C#
5 6 (1.83%) Java
5 6 (1.83%) Python
6 5 (1.53%) Bourne shell
6 5 (1.53%) C-shell
7 3 (0.92%) Ruby
8 2 (0.61%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.31%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.31%) C
9 1 (0.31%) Korn
9 1 (0.31%) PHP
9 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (13.76%) ITIL Certification
2 40 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (10.70%) Degree
4 25 (7.65%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (5.50%) Security Cleared
6 17 (5.20%) SC Cleared
7 15 (4.59%) PMP
8 7 (2.14%) MOS
8 7 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.83%) CCNA
9 6 (1.83%) CISSP
9 6 (1.83%) RHCE
9 6 (1.83%) SCSA
9 6 (1.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.53%) CITP
11 4 (1.22%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.92%) CCNP
12 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.61%) CCVP
13 2 (0.61%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (22.02%) SLA
2 16 (4.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (1.53%) QA
4 4 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 70 (21.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (15.90%) XenApp
3 49 (14.98%) Active Directory
4 37 (11.31%) XenDesktop
5 28 (8.56%) Oracle RAC
6 24 (7.34%) vSphere
7 17 (5.20%) VMware ESX
8 13 (3.98%) Hyper-V
9 7 (2.14%) Firmware
10 6 (1.83%) VirtualBox
10 6 (1.83%) Xen
11 5 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.92%) vCloud
13 2 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.31%) Docker
14 1 (0.31%) KVM
14 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 39 (11.93%) SCCM
2 37 (11.31%) SCOM
3 27 (8.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 22 (6.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 19 (5.81%) Data Guard
6 13 (3.98%) MOM
7 12 (3.67%) Cisco Prime
7 12 (3.67%) SolarWinds Orion
8 11 (3.36%) Nagios
9 8 (2.45%) Puppet
10 7 (2.14%) NetBackup
10 7 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (1.83%) Ansible
11 6 (1.83%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.83%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (1.83%) OpenNMS
11 6 (1.83%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.83%) Zenoss
12 5 (1.53%) Oracle ZFS
13 3 (0.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 79 (24.16%) VMware
2 73 (22.32%) Microsoft
3 65 (19.88%) Citrix
4 58 (17.74%) Oracle
5 55 (16.82%) Cisco
6 16 (4.89%) SolarWinds
7 15 (4.59%) HP
8 14 (4.28%) Juniper
8 14 (4.28%) Palo Alto
8 14 (4.28%) Red Hat
9 13 (3.98%) F5
10 12 (3.67%) Barracuda Networks
11 11 (3.36%) Cognizant
12 9 (2.75%) Teradata
13 7 (2.14%) Rackspace
14 6 (1.83%) Google
14 6 (1.83%) Rockwell
14 6 (1.83%) SaltStack
14 6 (1.83%) Siemens
14 6 (1.83%) Wonderware
Flintshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ripon, North Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary+ Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: Total Package £62,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £85,000 per annum 25% Bonus - Dental, life insurance, Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago