The median annual salary for a Operations Manager was £62,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 248 248
Rank change year-on-year +19 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 24 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.39% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 21
Median salary £62,000 £73,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.35% +33.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £58,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £83,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.50% -9.09%  

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 5940 7161 7359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.05% 96.26% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4743 5790 5929
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,150
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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 +19 11 £65,000 - 3
Essex +23 7 £62,000 -27.05%
Bedfordshire +13 5 £42,500 -37.03%
Cambridgeshire +8 4 £65,000 - 1
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 48 (76.19%) ITIL
2 31 (49.21%) Problem Management
3 23 (36.51%) Finance
4 21 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 21 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 20 (31.75%) ITIL V3
6 17 (26.98%) SDLC
7 15 (23.81%) Security Operations
7 15 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (20.63%) Firewall
9 11 (17.46%) Cisco
10 9 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 8 (12.70%) CISM
11 8 (12.70%) CISSP
11 8 (12.70%) SIEM
12 7 (11.11%) Information Security
12 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (11.11%) LAN
12 7 (11.11%) WAN
12 7 (11.11%) Big Data
13 6 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 6 (9.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 6 (9.52%) Project Management
13 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
14 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds
14 5 (7.94%) Network Management
14 5 (7.94%) Process Improvement
14 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (7.94%) Operations Management
14 5 (7.94%) VMware

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.17%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) Firewall
2 7 (11.11%) LAN
2 7 (11.11%) WAN
3 5 (7.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (7.94%) DHCP
3 5 (7.94%) DNS
3 5 (7.94%) FTP
3 5 (7.94%) IPv4
3 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.94%) VLAN
3 5 (7.94%) VoIP
3 5 (7.94%) VPN
3 5 (7.94%) Wireless
4 3 (4.76%) Skype
5 2 (3.17%) SAN
6 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.59%) H.323
6 1 (1.59%) Internet
6 1 (1.59%) IPsec
6 1 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) GIS
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) CSS
1 1 (1.59%) DAO
1 1 (1.59%) HTML
1 1 (1.59%) jQuery
1 1 (1.59%) JSON
1 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 15 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.35%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (76.19%) ITIL
2 31 (49.21%) Problem Management
3 21 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 20 (31.75%) ITIL V3
5 17 (26.98%) SDLC
6 15 (23.81%) Security Operations
7 9 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 8 (12.70%) SIEM
9 7 (11.11%) Information Security
10 6 (9.52%) Project Management
10 6 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 5 (7.94%) BCP
11 5 (7.94%) Cyber Intelligence
11 5 (7.94%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (7.94%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (7.94%) Network Management
11 5 (7.94%) Operations Management
11 5 (7.94%) Process Improvement
12 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) C
2 3 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) CISM
1 8 (12.70%) CISSP
2 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.94%) CCIE
3 5 (7.94%) CCNP
4 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.17%) MCSA
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.17%) VCP6
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Cisco
2 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds
2 5 (7.94%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) IBM
4 3 (4.76%) 3PAR
4 3 (4.76%) CommVault
4 3 (4.76%) Dell
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.76%) Veritas
5 2 (3.17%) 3Com
5 2 (3.17%) EMC
5 2 (3.17%) HP
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.59%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.59%) F5
6 1 (1.59%) Mitel
6 1 (1.59%) Remedy
6 1 (1.59%) Riverbed
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago