The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Operations Manager 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
Technical Operations Manager
Rank 874 851 867
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Operations Manager 25 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.021% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.022% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 20
Average salary £61,250 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.59% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,850 £61,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+44.57% -17.00%

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
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%

Technical Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Operations Manager
Salary Trend

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

Technical Operations Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Operations Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Operations Manager over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Technical Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Operations Manager
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Operations Manager 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 24 £61,250 +47.59% 2
London 0 11 £65,000 +23.80% 1
South East - 8 £62,500 -
City of London -1 7 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Berkshire - 6 £62,500 -
South West -18 2 £34,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey - 2 £60,000 -
Bristol - 2 £34,000 -
Wales +2 1 - -
South Wales +2 1 - -
Cardiff -7 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £47,500 -

Technical Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Operations Manager in their job title.

1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) ITIL
3 19 (47.50%) Linux
4 18 (45.00%) VMware
5 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (35.00%) Oracle
7 13 (32.50%) Service Delivery
8 11 (27.50%) IIS
8 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
9 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 10 (25.00%) JBoss
9 10 (25.00%) Apache
10 9 (22.50%) SQL
10 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
10 9 (22.50%) Service Management
10 9 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (20.00%) MySQL
12 7 (17.50%) Solaris
12 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
13 6 (15.00%) Firewall
13 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (15.00%) SAN
13 6 (15.00%) WAN
13 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
13 6 (15.00%) PHP
13 6 (15.00%) .NET
13 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
13 6 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server

Technical Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
1 11 (27.50%) IIS
2 10 (25.00%) Apache
3 6 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (10.00%) eRoom
4 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.00%) SAS
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.50%) CMS
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) WAN
1 6 (15.00%) SAN
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) VPN
2 4 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (2.50%) MVNO
3 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Billing
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Solaris
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) ITIL
2 13 (32.50%) Service Delivery
3 9 (22.50%) Service Management
4 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.50%) Operations Management
6 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 4 (10.00%) Analytics
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (10.00%) CRM
6 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Change Management
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) Time Management
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Change Control
8 2 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.00%) BC Cleared
1 6 (15.00%) CTC Cleared
1 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) VMware
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 10 (25.00%) JBoss
4 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.00%) EMC
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.00%) Juniper
5 4 (10.00%) Riverbed
5 4 (10.00%) Kaseya
6 3 (7.50%) SAP
7 2 (5.00%) Altiris
7 2 (5.00%) LANDesk
7 2 (5.00%) Apple
7 2 (5.00%) Symantec
7 2 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.50%) BT
8 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago