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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Team Lead
Rank 845 829 853
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Team Leader 54 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.041% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.044% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 52 35 30
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £71,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £38,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +35.08%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 2014. 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 -31 47 £41,500 -3.48% 1
London +5 18 £41,500 -40.71% 1
City of London -3 8 £41,500 -42.75%
South East -19 8 £36,000 -16.27%
West Yorkshire -30 8 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -37 8 £45,000 -
Leeds - 8 £45,000 -
Cheshire -5 7 £32,500 -31.57%
North West -22 7 £32,500 -15.58%
Wales - 7 £55,000 -
East of England - 6 £27,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £27,500 -
Peterborough - 6 £27,500 -
Abingdon - 5 £36,000 -
Cardiff - 5 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £36,000 -
South Wales - 5 £55,000 -
Berkshire -5 3 £52,500 +22.09%
Conwy - 2 £62,500 -
North Wales - 2 £62,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £32,500 -
Chester - 1 £60,000 -

Operations Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 39 (41.94%) Windows
2 36 (38.71%) Linux
3 34 (36.56%) ITIL
4 32 (34.41%) Cisco
5 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
5 27 (29.03%) Finance
6 25 (26.88%) VMware
6 25 (26.88%) Red Hat
7 24 (25.81%) Citrix
8 20 (21.51%) CheckPoint
9 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (20.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (17.20%) UNIX
11 15 (16.13%) Firewall
12 14 (15.05%) Incident Management
12 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
12 14 (15.05%) Apache
12 14 (15.05%) SQL
12 14 (15.05%) IIS
12 14 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (13.98%) Java
13 13 (13.98%) SharePoint
14 12 (12.90%) Statistics
15 11 (11.83%) MS Exchange
15 11 (11.83%) WhatsUp Gold
15 11 (11.83%) vSphere
16 10 (10.75%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (10.75%) CCNP
16 10 (10.75%) CCNA

Operations Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (15.05%) IIS
1 14 (15.05%) Apache
2 13 (13.98%) SharePoint
3 11 (11.83%) MS Exchange
4 8 (8.60%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.53%) WebLogic
6 6 (6.45%) Lync
6 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (5.38%) SAS
8 1 (1.08%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.53%) MS Office
2 7 (7.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) Firewall
2 10 (10.75%) Internet
2 10 (10.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (8.60%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (8.60%) MPLS
3 8 (8.60%) OSPF
3 8 (8.60%) BGP
3 8 (8.60%) LAN
4 6 (6.45%) VPN
4 6 (6.45%) DNS
4 6 (6.45%) SNMP
5 5 (5.38%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (5.38%) WAN
5 5 (5.38%) DHCP
5 5 (5.38%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.30%) FTP
6 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.23%) HTTP
7 3 (3.23%) IPv4
7 3 (3.23%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) Big Data
3 1 (1.08%) MySQL
General
1 27 (29.03%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Banking
2 10 (10.75%) Billing
2 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.45%) Back Office
4 5 (5.38%) Retail
5 4 (4.30%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.23%) Advertising
7 1 (1.08%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) Java EE
2 5 (5.38%) HTML
3 4 (4.30%) JSP
3 4 (4.30%) CGI
4 2 (2.15%) Middleware
4 2 (2.15%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.08%) Ajax
5 1 (1.08%) XML
5 1 (1.08%) XSLT
5 1 (1.08%) .NET
5 1 (1.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Statistics
2 6 (6.45%) Firmware
2 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.38%) CLARiiON
4 4 (4.30%) Equities
5 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.08%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.94%) Windows
2 36 (38.71%) Linux
3 19 (20.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (17.20%) UNIX
5 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.45%) CentOS
8 2 (2.15%) VMS
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.56%) ITIL
2 14 (15.05%) Incident Management
3 9 (9.68%) Service Management
4 8 (8.60%) Load Balancing
4 8 (8.60%) Capacity Management
5 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 6 (6.45%) ITSM
5 6 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (5.38%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.38%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.38%) Change Control
6 5 (5.38%) Numerical Analysis
6 5 (5.38%) Matrix Management
6 5 (5.38%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (4.30%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.30%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) SQL
2 13 (13.98%) Java
3 7 (7.53%) VB
4 6 (6.45%) Perl
5 1 (1.08%) PHP
5 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.08%) VBScript
5 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.75%) CCNP
2 10 (10.75%) CCNA
3 9 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (5.38%) Degree
5 5 (5.38%) CCSA
5 5 (5.38%) CCSE
5 5 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (5.38%) MCSA
6 1 (1.08%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) SLA
2 6 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.83%) vSphere
3 9 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.38%) XenApp
4 5 (5.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 5 (5.38%) UAG
5 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (6.45%) HP SIM
2 6 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.45%) WSUS
2 6 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (6.45%) SCCM
3 4 (4.30%) Zenoss
3 4 (4.30%) Control-M
4 1 (1.08%) Legato
Vendors
1 32 (34.41%) Cisco
2 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 25 (26.88%) Red Hat
3 25 (26.88%) VMware
4 24 (25.81%) Citrix
5 20 (21.51%) CheckPoint
6 8 (8.60%) EMC
7 7 (7.53%) HP
7 7 (7.53%) Dell
7 7 (7.53%) JBoss
8 6 (6.45%) Sun
8 6 (6.45%) Sophos
8 6 (6.45%) Symantec
9 5 (5.38%) Oracle
9 5 (5.38%) Infoblox
9 5 (5.38%) F5
10 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.15%) Actimize
11 1 (1.08%) IBM
11 1 (1.08%) Remedy