The median annual salary for an Operations Manager was £64,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Operations Manager
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 612 648 670
Rank change year-on-year +36 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 259 267 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 188 196 202
Median salary £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.36% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £53,458
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80401 89287 99134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66065 76163 82600
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Manager in England

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Operations Manager in England

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Manager in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Manager in England

Operations Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
London +58 130 £65,000 - 8
South East +33 43 £62,500 +17.92% 4
Yorkshire +31 38 £55,000 +7.31% 1
East of England -10 18 £55,000 +4.76% 3
South West 0 10 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North West -51 8 £65,000 +52.94% 2
West Midlands -28 7 £51,500 +14.44%
East Midlands +10 3 £62,500 +4.16%
North East +5 1 £50,000 +20.48%
Operations Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 163 (34.03%) ITIL
2 124 (25.89%) Finance
3 100 (20.88%) Windows
4 94 (19.62%) Service Delivery
5 89 (18.58%) Project Management
6 75 (15.66%) Security Operations
7 74 (15.45%) Microsoft
8 72 (15.03%) VMware
9 61 (12.73%) Telecoms
10 58 (12.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 58 (12.11%) Degree
11 55 (11.48%) Service Management
11 55 (11.48%) SLA
12 54 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 51 (10.65%) Active Directory
13 51 (10.65%) Data Centre
14 48 (10.02%) Microsoft Office
14 48 (10.02%) Information Security
15 44 (9.19%) Firewall
15 44 (9.19%) Windows Server
16 43 (8.98%) Line Management
16 43 (8.98%) People Management
16 43 (8.98%) Cisco
17 40 (8.35%) Management Information System
18 39 (8.14%) Cybersecurity
19 38 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
20 37 (7.72%) Linux
20 37 (7.72%) Citrix
21 36 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
21 36 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure

Operations Manager Skill Set
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 26 (5.43%) MS Exchange
2 23 (4.80%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.88%) IIS
3 9 (1.88%) Skype for Business
4 7 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.21%) Apache
7 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.21%) Confluence
7 1 (0.21%) JBoss
7 1 (0.21%) nginx
7 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 48 (10.02%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.63%) FastStats
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.42%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.42%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.64%) Office 365
2 24 (5.01%) SaaS
3 23 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (3.55%) IaaS
6 6 (1.25%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (1.04%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.63%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.63%) Google Tag Manager
8 3 (0.63%) PaaS
9 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.42%) Yammer
10 1 (0.21%) Force.com
10 1 (0.21%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 44 (9.19%) Firewall
2 19 (3.97%) DNS
3 17 (3.55%) LAN
3 17 (3.55%) TCP/IP
3 17 (3.55%) Unified Communications
3 17 (3.55%) WAN
4 16 (3.34%) SAN
5 12 (2.51%) Network Security
6 10 (2.09%) Internet
7 8 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (1.67%) VoIP
8 7 (1.46%) Skype
9 6 (1.25%) DHCP
9 6 (1.25%) VLAN
10 5 (1.04%) Broadband
10 5 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (1.04%) Wireless
11 4 (0.84%) VPN
11 4 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.63%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.09%) Big Data
3 4 (0.84%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.63%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.63%) MySQL
4 3 (0.63%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.63%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.42%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (0.42%) Redis
6 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.21%) Riak
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.42%) JIRA
2 2 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.21%) git-flow
3 1 (0.21%) SonarQube
General
1 124 (25.89%) Finance
2 61 (12.73%) Telecoms
3 33 (6.89%) Marketing
4 25 (5.22%) Retail
5 23 (4.80%) Law
6 20 (4.18%) Banking
7 17 (3.55%) Legal
8 16 (3.34%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.92%) Games
10 13 (2.71%) Electronics
11 4 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.63%) Advertising
12 3 (0.63%) Billing
13 2 (0.42%) Automotive
13 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.21%) French Language
14 1 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.25%) HTML
2 5 (1.04%) EDI
3 3 (0.63%) DHTML
3 3 (0.63%) Flash
4 2 (0.42%) .NET
4 2 (0.42%) LAMP
5 1 (0.21%) CSS
5 1 (0.21%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.21%) jQuery
5 1 (0.21%) JSON
5 1 (0.21%) Node.js
5 1 (0.21%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.21%) Velocity
5 1 (0.21%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.21%) VML
5 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.65%) Data Centre
2 40 (8.35%) Management Information System
3 38 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.43%) Security Operations Centre
5 15 (3.13%) FMCG
6 13 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.30%) Public Cloud
8 9 (1.88%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.88%) Fintech
9 8 (1.67%) User Experience
10 7 (1.46%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.25%) CMDB
11 6 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Cloud
13 4 (0.84%) Social Media
14 3 (0.63%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.63%) HP Storage
14 3 (0.63%) Online Games
14 3 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 100 (20.88%) Windows
2 44 (9.19%) Windows Server
3 37 (7.72%) Linux
4 24 (5.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (3.76%) Unix
7 15 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.92%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.25%) AIX
10 5 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.63%) CentOS
11 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.42%) Android
13 1 (0.21%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (34.03%) ITIL
2 94 (19.62%) Service Delivery
3 89 (18.58%) Project Management
4 75 (15.66%) Security Operations
5 58 (12.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 55 (11.48%) Service Management
7 54 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 48 (10.02%) Information Security
9 43 (8.98%) Line Management
9 43 (8.98%) People Management
10 39 (8.14%) Cybersecurity
11 36 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (7.52%) IT Strategy
12 33 (6.89%) Risk Management
13 32 (6.68%) Incident Management
13 32 (6.68%) PRINCE2
14 28 (5.85%) SIEM
14 28 (5.85%) Time Management
15 26 (5.43%) Change Management
15 26 (5.43%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (5.01%) SQL
2 13 (2.71%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.30%) C
4 8 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.25%) Java
6 3 (0.63%) C#
6 3 (0.63%) Python
7 2 (0.42%) PHP
8 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.21%) Go
8 1 (0.21%) Perl
8 1 (0.21%) Ruby
8 1 (0.21%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 58 (12.11%) Degree
2 35 (7.31%) CISSP
3 34 (7.10%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (4.59%) CISM
5 20 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (3.34%) Security Cleared
7 15 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (2.92%) CCNP
8 14 (2.92%) PMP
9 13 (2.71%) MCSE
9 13 (2.71%) PMI Certification
10 10 (2.09%) BC Cleared
11 6 (1.25%) CCNA
11 6 (1.25%) CEH
11 6 (1.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 6 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (1.25%) SANS
12 5 (1.04%) CISA
12 5 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (0.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (11.48%) SLA
2 32 (6.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.76%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.09%) PMO
4 10 (2.09%) QA
5 5 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.04%) SSAE 16
6 4 (0.84%) GDPR
7 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.42%) GCP
8 2 (0.42%) IFRS
8 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.42%) SEPA
System Software
1 51 (10.65%) Active Directory
2 36 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.30%) XenApp
5 8 (1.67%) vSphere
6 5 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.84%) Docker
8 3 (0.63%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.42%) XenServer
10 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (3.76%) SCCM
2 14 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.71%) Puppet
4 10 (2.09%) SCOM
5 7 (1.46%) WSUS
6 6 (1.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (1.04%) Ansible
7 5 (1.04%) FortiGate
7 5 (1.04%) HP NNM
7 5 (1.04%) Netcool
7 5 (1.04%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.84%) CFEngine
9 3 (0.63%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.63%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.42%) Pingdom
10 2 (0.42%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.42%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 74 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 72 (15.03%) VMware
3 43 (8.98%) Cisco
4 37 (7.72%) Citrix
5 31 (6.47%) SAP
6 12 (2.51%) CA
6 12 (2.51%) HP
6 12 (2.51%) SolarWinds
7 9 (1.88%) Adobe
7 9 (1.88%) Oracle
8 8 (1.67%) LogRhythm
8 8 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.67%) Symantec
9 7 (1.46%) Google
9 7 (1.46%) IBM
9 7 (1.46%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.25%) ArcSight
10 6 (1.25%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.25%) New Relic
10 6 (1.25%) ServiceNow
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £70k - 80k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 5 days ago
Isle of Man
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Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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South West London
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Salary: £Competitive
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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London
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