Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 315 341
Rank change year-on-year -11 +26 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 21 50 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 26
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £39,000 £46,375 £44,625
90th Percentile £76,750 £77,500 £65,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11513 12679 14819
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9456 10525 12280
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Manager in the East of England

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Operations Manager in the East of England

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Manager in the East of England

Operations Manager
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 Operations Manager within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +8 13 £55,000 -4.35%
Cambridgeshire -44 4 £64,250 +7.08% 1
Bedfordshire +17 3 - -
Essex +21 1 £75,000 +41.51%
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 5 (23.81%) Operations Management
3 4 (19.05%) Games
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) PMO
4 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 3 (14.29%) Line Management
4 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (14.29%) BCP
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 3 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Dependency Management
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) SLA
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) People Management

Operations Manager 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:

General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Games
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
1 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
2 5 (23.81%) Operations Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) BCP
4 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 3 (14.29%) Line Management
4 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) Dependency Management
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (9.52%) People Management
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) CIPD
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) GSEC
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) PMO
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco