Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Management
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 882 975 1020
Rank change year-on-year +93 +45 -66
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 266 214 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 176 171 179
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £79,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%

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 150254 159112 182385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.36% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119398 133448 151804
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +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 19 November 2017.

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 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
London +80 147 £55,000 -12.00% 4
South East +51 51 £63,500 +15.45% 3
North of England -9 23 £55,000 +33.33% 5
South West +36 15 £45,000 +36.36% 2
East of England -1 14 £53,500 -1.38%
North West -4 13 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Midlands +39 12 £56,750 +41.88%
West Midlands +18 9 £58,500 +46.25%
Yorkshire +13 7 £55,000 +69.23% 4
North East +10 3 £80,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
Operations Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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.

1 122 (45.86%) Finance
2 80 (30.08%) ITIL
2 80 (30.08%) Degree
3 79 (29.70%) Banking
4 76 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 76 (28.57%) Project Management
5 65 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (24.06%) Windows
7 63 (23.68%) Asset Management
8 61 (22.93%) Retail Banking
8 61 (22.93%) Computer Science
8 61 (22.93%) Wealth Management
8 61 (22.93%) Investment Banking
9 56 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 54 (20.30%) Service Delivery
11 49 (18.42%) .NET
12 48 (18.05%) Java
13 47 (17.67%) SDLC
14 46 (17.29%) HTML
14 46 (17.29%) Master's Degree
14 46 (17.29%) Computer Science Degree
15 45 (16.92%) Scrum
15 45 (16.92%) Software Engineering
15 45 (16.92%) HTML5
16 44 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (16.54%) Kanban
16 44 (16.54%) .NET Framework
16 44 (16.54%) C++
16 44 (16.54%) SLA
16 44 (16.54%) Domain Models

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 8 (3.01%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.63%) IIS
3 6 (2.26%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.88%) nginx
4 5 (1.88%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.13%) Apache
5 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.13%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.38%) CMS
7 1 (0.38%) Confluence
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.38%) InDesign
5 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle SCM
2 2 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.75%) SAP EWM
2 2 (0.75%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.15%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (10.15%) Office 365
2 24 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (8.65%) IaaS
4 19 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 17 (6.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.88%) PaaS
8 5 (1.88%) SaaS
9 3 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.13%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.13%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.13%) AWS CloudTrail
9 3 (1.13%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.38%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.38%) Sumo Logic
11 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 43 (16.17%) DNS
2 41 (15.41%) DHCP
3 26 (9.77%) Firewall
3 26 (9.77%) WAN
4 23 (8.65%) LAN
5 22 (8.27%) BGP
5 22 (8.27%) MPLS
5 22 (8.27%) OSPF
6 20 (7.52%) SAN
6 20 (7.52%) Unified Communications
7 19 (7.14%) SSL
8 17 (6.39%) LDAP
9 16 (6.02%) Kerberos
10 15 (5.64%) 3G
10 15 (5.64%) 4G
10 15 (5.64%) IPsec
10 15 (5.64%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (5.26%) Junos
11 14 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (3.38%) MySQL
4 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.50%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.13%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.13%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.13%) Redis
5 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.75%) Big Data
6 2 (0.75%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.75%) MS Access
7 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) gulp
1 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
1 1 (0.38%) JIRA
1 1 (0.38%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (0.38%) webpack
General
1 122 (45.86%) Finance
2 79 (29.70%) Banking
3 61 (22.93%) Investment Banking
3 61 (22.93%) Retail Banking
4 17 (6.39%) Retail
5 14 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.38%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.01%) Marketing
8 6 (2.26%) Advertising
9 4 (1.50%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.75%) Legal
11 1 (0.38%) Back Office
11 1 (0.38%) Billing
11 1 (0.38%) Games
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (11.28%) Chief Technology Officer
2 27 (10.15%) IT Manager
3 24 (9.02%) Operations Manager
3 24 (9.02%) Service Manager
4 23 (8.65%) Architect
5 20 (7.52%) Consultant
5 20 (7.52%) Head of Operations
6 19 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 15 (5.64%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (5.26%) Administrator
8 14 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (5.26%) Domain Architect
8 14 (5.26%) Software Architect
9 12 (4.51%) IT Operations Manager
10 11 (4.14%) Analyst
10 11 (4.14%) Juniper Engineer
11 9 (3.38%) IT Services Manager
12 8 (3.01%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (3.01%) Services Delivery Manager
12 8 (3.01%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (18.42%) .NET
2 46 (17.29%) HTML
3 45 (16.92%) HTML5
4 44 (16.54%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.88%) Middleware
6 4 (1.50%) Web Services
7 3 (1.13%) EDI
7 3 (1.13%) XML
8 2 (0.75%) CSS
9 1 (0.38%) Angular 2
9 1 (0.38%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.38%) Django
9 1 (0.38%) jQuery
9 1 (0.38%) LESS
9 1 (0.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 76 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 61 (22.93%) Computer Science
3 36 (13.53%) PKI
4 33 (12.41%) Data Centre
5 25 (9.40%) User Experience
6 20 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (5.64%) CMDB
8 7 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.26%) Clustering
10 4 (1.50%) EMC VMAX
10 4 (1.50%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.50%) Symmetrix
11 3 (1.13%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.75%) iSeries
12 2 (0.75%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.38%) Blog
13 1 (0.38%) Life Science
13 1 (0.38%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.06%) Windows
2 43 (16.17%) Linux
3 36 (13.53%) Unix
4 29 (10.90%) Windows Server
5 22 (8.27%) Solaris
6 19 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.01%) AIX
8 5 (1.88%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.13%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.75%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (30.08%) ITIL
2 76 (28.57%) Project Management
3 65 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (23.68%) Asset Management
5 61 (22.93%) Wealth Management
6 54 (20.30%) Service Delivery
7 47 (17.67%) SDLC
8 45 (16.92%) Scrum
8 45 (16.92%) Software Engineering
9 44 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (16.54%) Domain Models
9 44 (16.54%) Kanban
10 42 (15.79%) Service Management
11 29 (10.90%) Configuration Management
12 26 (9.77%) Kalman Filter
13 24 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (8.27%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (7.89%) Incident Management
15 21 (7.89%) Load Balancing
16 20 (7.52%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 48 (18.05%) Java
2 44 (16.54%) C++
3 24 (9.02%) PowerShell
4 23 (8.65%) SQL
5 4 (1.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.50%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.13%) Perl
7 2 (0.75%) AWK
7 2 (0.75%) C
7 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.75%) Python
7 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.38%) C#
8 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 80 (30.08%) Degree
2 46 (17.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 46 (17.29%) Master's Degree
3 28 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.76%) CCNA
4 10 (3.76%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (3.38%) CCNP
6 8 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.63%) CCIE
7 7 (2.63%) MCSE
8 6 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.88%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.13%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.75%) CCDA
11 2 (0.75%) CISA
11 2 (0.75%) CISM
11 2 (0.75%) CISSP
11 2 (0.75%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.75%) GSEC
11 2 (0.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (16.54%) SLA
2 10 (3.76%) QA
3 6 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.75%) PMO
4 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
System Software
1 43 (16.17%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.39%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.88%) LXC
6 4 (1.50%) Docker
7 3 (1.13%) SRDF
8 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.75%) XenApp
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (8.27%) Puppet
2 21 (7.89%) SCOM
3 16 (6.02%) Terraform
4 13 (4.89%) Cisco Prime
5 12 (4.51%) SolarWinds Orion
6 11 (4.14%) SCCM
7 10 (3.76%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (2.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (2.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (1.50%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.13%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.13%) WSUS
11 2 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.75%) EdgeSight
11 2 (0.75%) Nagios
12 1 (0.38%) MOM
12 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.38%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 56 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.41%) VMware
3 32 (12.03%) Oracle
4 31 (11.65%) Cisco
5 24 (9.02%) Juniper
6 20 (7.52%) Palo Alto
7 19 (7.14%) F5
8 17 (6.39%) SolarWinds
8 17 (6.39%) Sybase
9 16 (6.02%) ServiceNow
10 15 (5.64%) HP
11 12 (4.51%) Barracuda Networks
11 12 (4.51%) Citrix
12 10 (3.76%) SAP
13 9 (3.38%) Forcepoint
13 9 (3.38%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.88%) Extreme Networks
14 5 (1.88%) JD Edwards
14 5 (1.88%) PeopleSoft
15 4 (1.50%) Veritas