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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Operations Manager
Rank 855 878 859
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Operations Manager 23 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.015% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.015% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 14
Average salary £55,000 £63,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.72% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,750 £50,150
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £78,250 £86,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £52,500

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Technical Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Operations Manager
Top 17 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 30 January 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 +8 22 £55,000 -13.72%
Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 -
Leeds - 8 £40,000 -
London -3 7 £55,000 -13.72%
South East - 5 £61,500 -
Surrey - 3 £61,500 -
Staines - 3 £61,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £61,250 -
Farnborough - 2 £61,250 -
South Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 -
Newport - 1 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £55,000 -

Technical Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (47.06%) Linux
2 23 (45.10%) Windows
3 18 (35.29%) ITIL
4 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
5 12 (23.53%) VMware
6 11 (21.57%) Finance
6 11 (21.57%) Firewall
6 11 (21.57%) SQL
7 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
7 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
8 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 9 (17.65%) People Management
8 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.69%) NetApp
9 8 (15.69%) Line Management
9 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (13.73%) Problem Management
10 7 (13.73%) IIS
11 6 (11.76%) .NET
11 6 (11.76%) Oracle
11 6 (11.76%) WebLogic
11 6 (11.76%) PHP
11 6 (11.76%) JBoss
11 6 (11.76%) Apache
11 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
11 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 6 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
11 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
11 6 (11.76%) BC Cleared
11 6 (11.76%) CTC Cleared

Technical Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (13.73%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.76%) JBoss
2 6 (11.76%) Apache
2 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Project
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Firewall
2 5 (9.80%) DNS
3 4 (7.84%) DHCP
4 3 (5.88%) VLAN
5 2 (3.92%) SAN
5 2 (3.92%) Wireless
5 2 (3.92%) NAS
6 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.96%) VPN
6 1 (1.96%) LAN
6 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.96%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) Hudson
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) NHS
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Linux
2 23 (45.10%) Windows
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
3 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 9 (17.65%) People Management
4 8 (15.69%) Line Management
5 7 (13.73%) Problem Management
6 5 (9.80%) Fault Management
6 5 (9.80%) Coaching
6 5 (9.80%) Business Continuity
6 5 (9.80%) Service Management
6 5 (9.80%) Project Management
7 4 (7.84%) ITSM
7 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.84%) Migration
8 3 (5.88%) Network Design
8 3 (5.88%) DevOps
8 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.88%) CRM
9 2 (3.92%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) PHP
3 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (3.92%) Perl
4 2 (3.92%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.76%) BC Cleared
1 6 (11.76%) CTC Cleared
1 6 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.84%) PCI QSA
4 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.92%) MCSE
5 2 (3.92%) MCSA
5 2 (3.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) XenServer
4 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) SCOM
2 3 (5.88%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.92%) Puppet
4 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) VMware
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.69%) NetApp
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle
5 4 (7.84%) Veritas
5 4 (7.84%) EMC
5 4 (7.84%) Citrix
5 4 (7.84%) 3PAR