The median annual salary for a IT Operations Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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

IT Operations Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 268 313
Rank change year-on-year +34 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 7 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.071% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.074% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 9
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £61,800 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.21% -16.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5003 6743 9991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.59% 95.86% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4547 6078 8468
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured IT Operations Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Operations Manager in the City of London

IT Operations Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for IT Operations Manager in the City of London

IT Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Operations Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Operations Manager in the City of London

IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT 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 City of London region featuring IT Operations Manager in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) SaaS
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery Management
5 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
5 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
5 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Law
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
7 1 (7.14%) WAN
7 1 (7.14%) LAN
7 1 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.14%) CTI
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.14%) Blackberry

IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) CTI
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
3 2 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) iPhone
1 1 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery Management
4 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Communications Security
6 1 (7.14%) Contract Management
6 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) LANDesk