The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Team Leader role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Team Lead
Rank 865 879 885
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Team Leader 25 54 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.045% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.048% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 12 43 17
Average salary £43,625 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Operations Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Team Leader in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Operations Team Leader
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Team Leader within the UK.

Operations Team Leader Salary Trend in the UK

Operations Team Leader
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Team Leader over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Operations Team Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Team Leader
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 21 £43,625 -12.75% 1
London +21 12 £55,000 -8.33% 1
South East +8 6 £32,500 -35.00%
Scotland +22 4 - -
Glasgow +15 4 - -
High Wycombe - 4 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £32,500 -
City of London +31 2 £55,000 +46.66%
Basingstoke +26 1 - -
North West +16 1 - -
Cheshire +12 1 - -
West Yorkshire +7 1 £37,250 -17.22%
Leeds +2 1 £37,250 -17.22%
Yorkshire -6 1 £37,250 -17.22%
Hampshire -11 1 - -
West Midlands -30 1 £27,000 -40.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £27,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £27,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

Operations Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Operations Team Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Operations Team Leader in their job title.

1 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) Firewall
2 16 (34.78%) Incident Management
3 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
4 14 (30.43%) Cisco
4 14 (30.43%) Windows
5 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
6 10 (21.74%) Finance
6 10 (21.74%) Problem Management
6 10 (21.74%) UNIX
6 10 (21.74%) Linux
6 10 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (19.57%) Project Management
7 9 (19.57%) Citrix
7 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (19.57%) VMware
8 8 (17.39%) SIEM
8 8 (17.39%) Sun
9 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (15.22%) Change Management
9 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (13.04%) Banking
10 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
10 6 (13.04%) SLA
10 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
10 6 (13.04%) MS Office
10 6 (13.04%) Oracle
11 5 (10.87%) C

Operations Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Operations Team Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Operations Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) nginx
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
1 3 (6.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) DNS
2 5 (10.87%) SAN
3 4 (8.70%) LAN
3 4 (8.70%) WAN
3 4 (8.70%) DHCP
3 4 (8.70%) VPN
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.52%) BGP
4 3 (6.52%) Network Security
5 1 (2.17%) NAS
5 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.17%) LDAP
5 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.17%) FTP
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Back Office
4 3 (6.52%) Billing
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) CMDB
3 4 (8.70%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.52%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) UNIX
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.87%) Solaris
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) AIX
6 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 16 (34.78%) Incident Management
3 10 (21.74%) Problem Management
3 10 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (19.57%) Project Management
5 8 (17.39%) SIEM
6 7 (15.22%) Change Management
7 5 (10.87%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (10.87%) Information Security
7 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Wealth Management
7 5 (10.87%) Service Management
7 5 (10.87%) Data Security
7 5 (10.87%) Malware Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.87%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) C
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.70%) CCNP
2 4 (8.70%) CCNA
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) MCITP
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) CCIE
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.70%) XenApp
3 4 (8.70%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
1 4 (8.70%) SCOM
1 4 (8.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) Cisco
3 9 (19.57%) Citrix
3 9 (19.57%) VMware
4 8 (17.39%) Sun
5 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle
6 5 (10.87%) HP
7 4 (8.70%) Juniper
7 4 (8.70%) NetApp
7 4 (8.70%) Peregrine
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.35%) CA
9 1 (2.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) EMC
9 1 (2.17%) Symantec
9 1 (2.17%) BT
9 1 (2.17%) Proofpoint
9 1 (2.17%) F5
9 1 (2.17%) M86 Security