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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Management
UK
Rank 738 778 807
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +29
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 119 168 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 85 143 100
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £50,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -12.28%

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
74798 90228 92581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.80% 88.29% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61505 74906 75759
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,500 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +67 115 £62,500 +19.04% 14
London +112 65 £65,000 +8.33% 11
South East +4 25 £49,500 -10.00% 2
West Midlands +34 8 £53,000 -
Hounslow - 7 £23,000 -
City of London +37 6 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Birmingham +12 5 £53,000 -
Merseyside +3 5 - -
North West -13 5 - -
Middlesex - 5 £23,000 -
West Sussex +6 4 £62,500 +25.00%
South West +4 4 £35,094 +16.97%
Gatwick -16 4 £62,500 +25.00%
Hampshire +28 3 £49,500 -41.76% 1
Leeds +27 3 - -
Yorkshire +23 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire +22 3 - - 1
East of England +1 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Bristol - 3 £35,094 -
Bromley - 3 - -
Reading +28 2 £38,500 -33.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Milton Keynes +13 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Berkshire 0 2 £38,500 -30.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £40,500 -
Morden - 2 £65,000 -
Fareham - 2 £49,500 - 1
Banbury - 2 £40,500 -
Essex - 2 £47,000 -
Warwickshire +28 1 £62,500 -

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 87 (42.44%) ITIL
2 82 (40.00%) Finance
3 53 (25.85%) Windows
4 52 (25.37%) Microsoft
5 44 (21.46%) SLA
6 41 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 40 (19.51%) Data Centre
8 36 (17.56%) Project Management
9 35 (17.07%) Firewall
10 32 (15.61%) DNS
11 30 (14.63%) Linux
12 28 (13.66%) Cisco
12 28 (13.66%) Problem Management
12 28 (13.66%) Windows Server
13 27 (13.17%) Cisco Certification
14 25 (12.20%) SQL
15 24 (11.71%) Service Delivery
15 24 (11.71%) Telecoms
16 23 (11.22%) Change Management
16 23 (11.22%) Hyper-V
16 23 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 22 (10.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (10.73%) VMware
18 21 (10.24%) Active Directory
18 21 (10.24%) LAN
18 21 (10.24%) Management Information System
18 21 (10.24%) Incident Management
19 20 (9.76%) Degree
19 20 (9.76%) Private Cloud
19 20 (9.76%) Office 365

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 9 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.98%) Apache
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.98%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.49%) Confluence
4 1 (0.49%) Drupal
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (6.34%) MS Office
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.98%) FastStats
1 2 (0.98%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (9.76%) Office 365
3 11 (5.37%) SaaS
4 10 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (3.90%) IaaS
6 4 (1.95%) PaaS
7 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.49%) AdWords
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.49%) Datadog
8 1 (0.49%) GitHub
8 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.49%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.07%) Firewall
2 32 (15.61%) DNS
3 21 (10.24%) LAN
4 20 (9.76%) DHCP
5 18 (8.78%) VoIP
5 18 (8.78%) WAN
6 17 (8.29%) MPLS
6 17 (8.29%) SAN
7 15 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (6.83%) TCP/IP
9 13 (6.34%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (5.85%) IPsec
10 12 (5.85%) Network Security
10 12 (5.85%) SSL
10 12 (5.85%) Unified Communications
11 10 (4.88%) 4G
11 10 (4.88%) Ethernet
11 10 (4.88%) ISDN
11 10 (4.88%) Junos
11 10 (4.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.41%) MySQL
3 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (0.98%) Big Data
5 2 (0.98%) Data Lake
5 2 (0.98%) DB2
5 2 (0.98%) DocumentDB
5 2 (0.98%) QlikView
6 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.49%) Codeship
1 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.49%) JIRA
1 1 (0.49%) Lombardi
1 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
General
1 82 (40.00%) Finance
2 24 (11.71%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.27%) Banking
4 13 (6.34%) Retail
5 9 (4.39%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.41%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.41%) Marketing
7 5 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.95%) Games
9 3 (1.46%) Legal
10 2 (0.98%) Advertising
10 2 (0.98%) Billing
10 2 (0.98%) Danish Language
10 2 (0.98%) Law
11 1 (0.49%) Back Office
11 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (14.15%) Analyst
2 22 (10.73%) IT Manager
3 19 (9.27%) Service Manager
4 17 (8.29%) Operations Manager
5 16 (7.80%) Network Engineer
6 13 (6.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (5.85%) Architect
8 11 (5.37%) Consultant
8 11 (5.37%) Infrastructure Manager
8 11 (5.37%) Network Manager
9 10 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (4.88%) Supplier Manager
10 9 (4.39%) Security Analyst
10 9 (4.39%) Service Desk Manager
10 9 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.39%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (3.90%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (3.90%) Network Infrastructure Manager
12 7 (3.41%) IT Operations Manager
12 7 (3.41%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.44%) EDI
1 5 (2.44%) Middleware
1 5 (2.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 5 (2.44%) Web Services
2 2 (0.98%) SAML
3 1 (0.49%) .NET
3 1 (0.49%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.49%) LAMP
3 1 (0.49%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 21 (10.24%) Management Information System
3 20 (9.76%) Private Cloud
4 10 (4.88%) PKI
5 9 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.44%) Reinsurance
7 4 (1.95%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.46%) Online Games
9 2 (0.98%) Contactless
9 2 (0.98%) Derivative
9 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.98%) Equities
9 2 (0.98%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.98%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) Fintech
10 1 (0.49%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.85%) Windows
2 30 (14.63%) Linux
3 28 (13.66%) Windows Server
4 14 (6.83%) Unix
5 7 (3.41%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.93%) Mac OS X
6 6 (2.93%) Solaris
6 6 (2.93%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.93%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.95%) Android
7 4 (1.95%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.46%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.49%) Debian
10 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (42.44%) ITIL
2 36 (17.56%) Project Management
3 28 (13.66%) Problem Management
4 24 (11.71%) Service Delivery
5 23 (11.22%) Change Management
6 21 (10.24%) Incident Management
7 18 (8.78%) Service Desk Management
8 17 (8.29%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (8.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (8.29%) ITIL V3
9 14 (6.83%) Change Control
9 14 (6.83%) Information Security
9 14 (6.83%) Process Improvement
10 13 (6.34%) Line Management
10 13 (6.34%) Service Management
10 13 (6.34%) Supplier Management
11 12 (5.85%) Network Design
12 11 (5.37%) Information Management
12 11 (5.37%) Migration
12 11 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.20%) SQL
2 15 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.46%) C
3 3 (1.46%) PHP
3 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.98%) Java
4 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.49%) C#
5 1 (0.49%) GraphQL
5 1 (0.49%) Perl
5 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (13.17%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (9.76%) Degree
3 12 (5.85%) CCNA
4 11 (5.37%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (4.88%) CISSP
6 9 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.41%) RHCE
8 6 (2.93%) MCSE
9 5 (2.44%) CCNP
9 5 (2.44%) GCIA
9 5 (2.44%) GCIH
9 5 (2.44%) RHCA
9 5 (2.44%) RHCSA
10 4 (1.95%) CEH
10 4 (1.95%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.46%) CISA
11 3 (1.46%) CISM
11 3 (1.46%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.46%) MCP
11 3 (1.46%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (21.46%) SLA
2 6 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.44%) QA
4 4 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.49%) COBIT
5 1 (0.49%) GCP
System Software
1 23 (11.22%) Hyper-V
2 22 (10.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (10.24%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (2.44%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.49%) Docker
5 1 (0.49%) NFS
5 1 (0.49%) Samba
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (5.37%) Cisco Prime
1 11 (5.37%) SCOM
2 10 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (4.39%) NetBackup
4 8 (3.90%) SCCM
5 6 (2.93%) Nagios
5 6 (2.93%) ZABBIX
6 5 (2.44%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.44%) Data Guard
6 5 (2.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 5 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.44%) RSA Archer
6 5 (2.44%) RSA Security Analytics
6 5 (2.44%) SCOrch
6 5 (2.44%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.46%) EnCase
7 3 (1.46%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.66%) Cisco
3 22 (10.73%) VMware
4 17 (8.29%) Juniper
5 16 (7.80%) SolarWinds
6 11 (5.37%) F5
6 11 (5.37%) Oracle
7 10 (4.88%) Barracuda Networks
7 10 (4.88%) Palo Alto
8 8 (3.90%) New Relic
9 5 (2.44%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.44%) Citrix
9 5 (2.44%) NetWitness
9 5 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.44%) Sophos
9 5 (2.44%) WatchGuard
10 3 (1.46%) Adobe
10 3 (1.46%) Apple
10 3 (1.46%) Cognizant
10 3 (1.46%) IBM
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