Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Operations Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Operations Management over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Management
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 907 967 973
Rank change year-on-year +60 +6 -24
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 240 187 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 169 136 224
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,625 £75,875
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%

Operations Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 145,741 150,348 171,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.87% 89.53% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 117,883 125,250 143,807
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,752
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,786 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.49% +2.71% +5.56%

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Operations Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Management in England

Operations Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Operations Management in England

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Management in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Operations Management in England

Operations Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
London +40 96 £57,500 -11.54% 11
South East +34 58 £63,500 +15.45% 7
North of England +10 35 £55,000 +33.33% 4
South West +28 28 £45,000 +34.33% 4
North West +1 23 £55,000 +7.32% 1
Midlands +23 14 £55,000 +57.14% 4
West Midlands +11 11 £58,500 +67.14% 4
Yorkshire +19 9 £65,000 +100.00% 3
East of England +12 6 £57,500 +34.50% 3
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
North East - 3 £80,000 -
Operations Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 91 (37.92%) Finance
2 74 (30.83%) ITIL
3 69 (28.75%) Project Management
4 57 (23.75%) Windows
5 55 (22.92%) Service Delivery
5 55 (22.92%) Degree
6 54 (22.50%) Management Information System
6 54 (22.50%) Microsoft
7 53 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (21.25%) Banking
8 51 (21.25%) Service Management
9 48 (20.00%) Asset Management
9 48 (20.00%) Investment Banking
9 48 (20.00%) Retail Banking
9 48 (20.00%) Wealth Management
10 45 (18.75%) Computer Science
10 45 (18.75%) Active Directory
11 38 (15.83%) PKI
12 37 (15.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 37 (15.42%) Oracle
13 35 (14.58%) Software Engineering
13 35 (14.58%) Computer Science Degree
14 34 (14.17%) Java
14 34 (14.17%) .NET
14 34 (14.17%) SDLC
15 33 (13.75%) Office 365
15 33 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
16 32 (13.33%) HTML5
16 32 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (13.33%) HTML

Operations Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.67%) IIS
2 4 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.25%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.25%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.83%) nginx
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.42%) CMS
5 1 (0.42%) Confluence
5 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (7.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.42%) InDesign
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.83%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 33 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 33 (13.75%) Office 365
2 23 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 15 (6.25%) IaaS
5 13 (5.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (2.92%) SaaS
7 4 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.25%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.25%) AWS CloudTrail
8 3 (1.25%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.42%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.42%) PaaS
9 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.08%) DNS
2 28 (11.67%) DHCP
3 23 (9.58%) Firewall
4 17 (7.08%) WAN
5 14 (5.83%) LAN
5 14 (5.83%) SAN
6 13 (5.42%) Kerberos
6 13 (5.42%) LDAP
6 13 (5.42%) MPLS
6 13 (5.42%) TCP/IP
7 12 (5.00%) BGP
7 12 (5.00%) OSPF
8 10 (4.17%) SSL
8 10 (4.17%) Unified Communications
9 9 (3.75%) 3G
9 9 (3.75%) 4G
9 9 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (3.75%) Junos
9 9 (3.75%) VoIP
9 9 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.92%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (2.50%) MySQL
4 2 (0.83%) MS Access
5 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) JIRA
1 2 (0.83%) Mercurial
1 2 (0.83%) NUnit
2 1 (0.42%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 91 (37.92%) Finance
2 51 (21.25%) Banking
3 48 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 48 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 10 (4.17%) Retail
5 8 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.08%) Games
6 5 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.67%) Back Office
8 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.83%) Legal
8 2 (0.83%) Marketing
9 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (12.50%) Chief Technology Officer
2 25 (10.42%) IT Manager
2 25 (10.42%) Operations Manager
3 21 (8.75%) Consultant
4 20 (8.33%) Head of Operations
5 17 (7.08%) Delivery Manager
6 16 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
6 16 (6.67%) Office 365 Consultant
6 16 (6.67%) Service Manager
7 15 (6.25%) HR Specialist
7 15 (6.25%) Support Specialist
7 15 (6.25%) Systems Support
8 14 (5.83%) Architect
9 13 (5.42%) Head of IT
10 11 (4.58%) Analyst
10 11 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Network Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) IT Operations Manager
12 9 (3.75%) Senior Network Engineer
13 7 (2.92%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.17%) .NET
2 32 (13.33%) HTML
2 32 (13.33%) HTML5
3 31 (12.92%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.67%) Middleware
5 3 (1.25%) Web Services
6 2 (0.83%) EDI
6 2 (0.83%) Ext JS
6 2 (0.83%) JSON
6 2 (0.83%) REST
6 2 (0.83%) Spring
6 2 (0.83%) Spring MVC
6 2 (0.83%) XML
7 1 (0.42%) CSS
7 1 (0.42%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 54 (22.50%) Management Information System
2 45 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 38 (15.83%) PKI
4 31 (12.92%) Data Centre
5 28 (11.67%) User Experience
6 7 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.67%) CMDB
9 3 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.83%) Clustering
10 2 (0.83%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (0.83%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.83%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.42%) BYOD
11 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.42%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.42%) PMI
11 1 (0.42%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 57 (23.75%) Windows
2 31 (12.92%) Linux
3 29 (12.08%) Unix
4 23 (9.58%) Solaris
5 22 (9.17%) Windows Server
6 17 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.67%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.25%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.83%) AIX
9 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (30.83%) ITIL
2 69 (28.75%) Project Management
3 55 (22.92%) Service Delivery
4 53 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (21.25%) Service Management
6 48 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 48 (20.00%) Wealth Management
7 37 (15.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 35 (14.58%) Software Engineering
9 34 (14.17%) SDLC
10 32 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (13.33%) Scrum
11 31 (12.92%) Domain Models
11 31 (12.92%) Kanban
12 25 (10.42%) Customer Requirements
13 21 (8.75%) Incident Management
14 20 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
14 20 (8.33%) ITSM
14 20 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
15 19 (7.92%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.17%) Java
2 31 (12.92%) C++
3 21 (8.75%) PowerShell
4 14 (5.83%) SQL
5 3 (1.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.83%) C#
6 2 (0.83%) Pascal
6 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (22.92%) Degree
2 35 (14.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (13.33%) Master's Degree
4 17 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (6.67%) MCSE
6 15 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (2.50%) CCNP
9 5 (2.08%) CCIE
9 5 (2.08%) CCNA
10 2 (0.83%) GSEC
10 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.83%) PMP
10 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.42%) CISA
11 1 (0.42%) CISM
11 1 (0.42%) CISSP
11 1 (0.42%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.00%) SLA
2 10 (4.17%) QA
3 9 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 6 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.08%) COBIT
6 4 (1.67%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.42%) GDPR
7 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 22 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.08%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.25%) Docker
5 3 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.83%) LXC
6 2 (0.83%) XenApp
7 1 (0.42%) Snort
7 1 (0.42%) SRDF
7 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (10.42%) SCCM
2 18 (7.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 18 (7.50%) SCOM
3 17 (7.08%) Puppet
4 16 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 13 (5.42%) Terraform
6 9 (3.75%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (3.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (2.08%) RSA enVision
9 4 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.25%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.25%) WSUS
11 2 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.83%) EdgeSight
11 2 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.83%) Nagios
11 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.83%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.42%) MOM
Vendors
1 54 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.42%) Oracle
3 32 (13.33%) VMware
4 20 (8.33%) Cisco
5 19 (7.92%) SAP
6 17 (7.08%) Sybase
7 15 (6.25%) JD Edwards
7 15 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
8 14 (5.83%) Juniper
9 12 (5.00%) Citrix
9 12 (5.00%) Palo Alto
10 11 (4.58%) SolarWinds
11 10 (4.17%) F5
12 9 (3.75%) ServiceNow
13 8 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
14 7 (2.92%) Splunk
15 6 (2.50%) HP
15 6 (2.50%) Remedy
16 5 (2.08%) Apple
16 5 (2.08%) Forcepoint