Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Operations Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 321 382
Rank change year-on-year +34 +61 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 35 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 26
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +5.66% +12.77%
10th Percentile £35,000 £46,875 £45,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £102,500 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £63,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -1.92% +13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9729 11199 16304
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.39% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8814 10212 14168
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Operations Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Manager in the City of London

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 Operations Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for Operations Manager in the City of London

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Manager in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 City of London region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 12 (34.29%) Finance
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
1 12 (34.29%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (28.57%) Marketing
3 9 (25.71%) VMware
4 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
5 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (20.00%) Retail
5 7 (20.00%) SaaS
5 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (17.14%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) CRM
6 6 (17.14%) ITIL
6 6 (17.14%) Linux
7 5 (14.29%) Degree
7 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
8 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
8 4 (11.43%) Java
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (11.43%) Internet
9 3 (8.57%) Project Management
9 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP

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 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (17.14%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) IaaS
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) VLAN
3 2 (5.71%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) RIP
4 1 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Marketing
3 7 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Legal
5 2 (5.71%) Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Games
6 1 (2.86%) Law
6 1 (2.86%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) LAMP
1 3 (8.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing Technology
3 3 (8.57%) Social Media
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience
4 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Online Games
5 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) CentOS
5 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) CRM
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
4 3 (8.57%) Global Marketing
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Social Media Management
5 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Process Management
5 2 (5.71%) Security Operations
5 2 (5.71%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) Python
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) R
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CISSP
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.86%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto