The median annual salary for a Operations Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Manager
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 99 113
Rank change year-on-year +18 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 14 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.29% 0.076% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.079% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,850 £47,500 £49,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.50% -9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1054 1259 1677
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.14% 95.81% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1068 1277
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Operations Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Manager in Cheshire

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Operations Manager in Cheshire

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Manager in Cheshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Manager in Cheshire

Operations Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Warrington - 10 £65,000 -
Knutsford - 3 £42,000 -
Operations Manager
North West

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 across the Cheshire region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 18 (81.82%) ITIL
1 18 (81.82%) Service Management
2 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
3 14 (63.64%) SLA
4 13 (59.09%) Cisco
4 13 (59.09%) CCNP
4 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (59.09%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (59.09%) Firewall
4 13 (59.09%) Telecoms
4 13 (59.09%) Budget Control
4 13 (59.09%) BC Cleared
4 13 (59.09%) Unified Communications
4 13 (59.09%) Line Management
5 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) People Management
7 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (9.09%) Change Management
8 2 (9.09%) C
8 2 (9.09%) ISO 9000
8 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.09%) Time Management
8 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
9 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
9 1 (4.55%) Change Control

Operations Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
1 13 (59.09%) Unified Communications
General
1 13 (59.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) ITIL
1 18 (81.82%) Service Management
2 13 (59.09%) Budget Control
2 13 (59.09%) Line Management
3 4 (18.18%) People Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Process Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 13 (59.09%) BC Cleared
2 13 (59.09%) CCNP
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) ISO 9000
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.55%) PMO
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco