Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 20 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 117 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +140
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.38% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Kent median annual salary £60,000 £90,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% - -
South East median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.13% +11.90% -19.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1294 1652 2167
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.03% 98.22% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1463 1937
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,550 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Manager in Kent

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Operations Manager in Kent

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Manager in Kent over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Manager in Kent

Operations Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 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
Chatham - 1 £60,000 -
Operations Manager
South East

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 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 Kent region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio

Operations Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds