The median annual salary for a Head of Operations was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

Head of Operations
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 263 275
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 2 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.032% 0.041% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.043% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Median salary £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £73,750 £71,250 £82,500
% change year-on-year +3.50% -13.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5937 7025 7858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.44% 95.93% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4749 5753 6397
Median salary £45,000 £43,641 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.11% +2.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Head of Operations
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Head of Operations in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Operations in the East of England

Head of Operations
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Operations in the East of England.

Salary trend for Head of Operations in the East of England

Head of Operations
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Operations within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hertfordshire +20 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £100,000 -
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Head of Operations 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 East of England region featuring Head of Operations in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (28.57%) Contract Management
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) GIS
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) TOWER Software
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Head of Operations Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Contract Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Computacenter
2 1 (14.29%) TOWER Software