The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Service Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Operations Manager
UK
Rank 825 920 947
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Operations Manager 16 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.019% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.019% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 19
Median salary £62,000 £42,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.61% -23.63%
UK excluding London median salary £62,000 £42,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+47.61% -23.63%

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Service Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Service Operations Manager in the job title.

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
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Operations Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +97 16 £62,000 +47.61% 2
East of England +29 11 £62,000 +106.66%
Essex - 11 £62,000 -
Chelmsford - 10 £62,000 -
London +79 2 £60,000 -14.28%
South East +63 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 - - 1
Feltham - 1 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Service Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Service Operations Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Service Operations Manager in the job title.

1 34 (61.82%) ITIL
2 25 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 24 (43.64%) Problem Management
4 23 (41.82%) ITIL V3
5 19 (34.55%) Data Centre
5 19 (34.55%) Service Management
6 17 (30.91%) SDLC
7 16 (29.09%) Finance
8 14 (25.45%) Service Delivery
9 12 (21.82%) Project Management
10 9 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (16.36%) Cisco
11 7 (12.73%) Cisco Prime
11 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (12.73%) CCNP
11 7 (12.73%) CCIP
11 7 (12.73%) CCNA
11 7 (12.73%) Wireless
11 7 (12.73%) Cisco Wireless
11 7 (12.73%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (10.91%) Network Security
13 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
13 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
13 5 (9.09%) Process Improvement
13 5 (9.09%) Release Management
13 5 (9.09%) Degree
13 5 (9.09%) Supplier Management
14 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (7.27%) Line Management

Service Operations Manager Skill Set
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 1 (1.82%) Apache
1 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Google Drive
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco Wireless
1 7 (12.73%) Wireless
2 6 (10.91%) Network Security
3 3 (5.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) Firewall
4 1 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Informix
1 1 (1.82%) MySQL
1 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Games
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) LAMP
1 1 (1.82%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) iPad
2 3 (5.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
1 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Solaris
2 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) ITIL
2 25 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 24 (43.64%) Problem Management
4 23 (41.82%) ITIL V3
5 19 (34.55%) Service Management
6 17 (30.91%) SDLC
7 14 (25.45%) Service Delivery
8 12 (21.82%) Project Management
9 9 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (12.73%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
11 5 (9.09%) Process Improvement
11 5 (9.09%) Release Management
11 5 (9.09%) Supplier Management
12 4 (7.27%) B2B
12 4 (7.27%) Change Management
12 4 (7.27%) Line Management
12 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
13 3 (5.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) PHP
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) CCIP
1 7 (12.73%) CCNA
1 7 (12.73%) CCNP
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.64%) MBA
4 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) MCDST
5 1 (1.82%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) MCSE
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Firmware
2 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.64%) WSUS
3 1 (1.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.82%) Opsview
3 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco
2 4 (7.27%) VMware
3 1 (1.82%) BMC
3 1 (1.82%) Brocade
3 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
3 1 (1.82%) Google
3 1 (1.82%) HP
3 1 (1.82%) Huawei
3 1 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Juniper
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Palo Alto
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.82%) Remedy
3 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.82%) Sybase
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The One Group
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago