The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Operations Manager
Rank 887 863 894
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Operations Manager 30 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.018% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.019% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 25
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £40,000 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,200 £80,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -39.28%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Service Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Service Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Service Operations Manager
Salary Trend

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

Service Operations Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Service Operations Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Operations Manager over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Service Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Service Operations Manager
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Operations Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 29 £50,000 -2.43% 3
South East -8 11 £53,000 -11.66% 2
West Midlands +8 5 £45,000 +5.88%
North West - 5 £57,500 -
Coventry - 4 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £63,500 - 2
Surrey - 4 £50,000 -
East Midlands -24 3 £45,000 +12.50%
London -54 2 £56,250 -29.68% 1
Manchester - 2 £57,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 -
Kent - 2 £54,000 -
Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
Wales -1 1 - -
Nottingham -4 1 £75,000 +87.50%
Nottinghamshire -10 1 £75,000 +87.50%
West Yorkshire -30 1 £57,500 -4.16%
Yorkshire -37 1 £57,500 -4.16%
Newbury - 1 £74,000 -
Sandwich - 1 £53,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £50,000 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £57,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -

Service Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Service Operations Manager 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 Service Operations Manager in their job title.

1 34 (66.67%) ITIL
2 25 (49.02%) Service Delivery
3 20 (39.22%) Project Management
4 16 (31.37%) Service Management
5 12 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 11 (21.57%) Finance
6 11 (21.57%) ITIL V3
7 10 (19.61%) SLA
8 9 (17.65%) Linux
9 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
9 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (13.73%) Change Management
10 6 (11.76%) Internet
10 6 (11.76%) Web Services
10 6 (11.76%) Degree
10 6 (11.76%) SaaS
10 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (9.80%) Windows
11 5 (9.80%) Banking
12 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
12 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
12 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
12 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
13 3 (5.88%) Supplier Management
13 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
13 3 (5.88%) Time Management
13 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (5.88%) Veritas
13 3 (5.88%) PRINCE
13 3 (5.88%) AIX

Service Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Service Operations Manager 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 Service Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) LAN
2 3 (5.88%) WAN
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.96%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) OLTP
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.92%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) CMDB
3 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) AIX
3 3 (5.88%) Solaris
3 3 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) ITIL
2 25 (49.02%) Service Delivery
3 20 (39.22%) Project Management
4 16 (31.37%) Service Management
5 12 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 11 (21.57%) ITIL V3
7 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
7 7 (13.73%) Change Management
8 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
9 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
10 3 (5.88%) Supplier Management
10 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.88%) Time Management
10 3 (5.88%) PRINCE
10 3 (5.88%) Workflow
10 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.92%) ITSM
11 2 (3.92%) Identity Management
11 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) MCITP
3 2 (3.92%) EXIN
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
4 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 9000
2 2 (3.92%) COBIT
3 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Veritas
1 3 (5.88%) Sun
2 2 (3.92%) VMware
2 2 (3.92%) HP
2 2 (3.92%) Siebel
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.96%) Remedy
Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum £80-100k+
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago