The median annual salary for an Operations Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Operations Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 252 291
Rank change year-on-year +39 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 18 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 12
Median salary £65,000 £60,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.99% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £55,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £88,000 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -7.40%  

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 4908 6053 9822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.19% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5522 8417
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £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%  

Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 25 June 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 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL
3 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 11 (30.56%) Project Management
4 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (19.44%) Information Security
6 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
6 7 (19.44%) SaaS
6 7 (19.44%) Retail
6 7 (19.44%) Puppet
6 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (16.67%) Line Management
7 6 (16.67%) Banking
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
7 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 6 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 6 (16.67%) DNS
8 5 (13.89%) VMware
8 5 (13.89%) Internet
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery Management
9 4 (11.11%) People Management
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
9 4 (11.11%) Security Operations

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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (13.89%) Internet
3 4 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) RIP
4 2 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) CTI
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) LAN
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.78%) VLAN
5 1 (2.78%) VSAT
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) WebEx
5 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (19.44%) Retail
4 6 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Electronics
5 2 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.56%) Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.78%) French Language
6 1 (2.78%) Games
6 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.78%) Japanese Language
6 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.78%) CMDB
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.78%) IVR
4 1 (2.78%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) CentOS
5 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Information Security
3 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
4 6 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 6 (16.67%) Line Management
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery Management
6 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.11%) DevOps
6 4 (11.11%) People Management
6 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 3 (8.33%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 3 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 3 (8.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SEPA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) Ansible
2 4 (11.11%) CFEngine
3 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.78%) HP NNM
3 1 (2.78%) Netcool
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) Remedy
3 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) ATG
4 1 (2.78%) BMC
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) McAfee
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds