The median annual salary for a Head of Operations was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Head of Operations
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 607 644
Rank change year-on-year +13 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 19 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.052% 0.079% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.082% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 13
Median salary £62,500 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,350 £70,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 £114,000 £98,500
UK excluding London median salary £71,250 £51,875 £80,000
% change year-on-year +37.34% -35.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Head of Operations
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Head of Operations in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Operations in London

Head of Operations
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Operations in London.

Salary trend for Head of Operations in London

Head of Operations
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Operations in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Operations in London

Head of Operations
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Operations within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +28 6 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Head of Operations 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 London region featuring Head of Operations in the job title.

1 15 (30.61%) ITIL
1 15 (30.61%) Service Delivery
2 14 (28.57%) IT Strategy
3 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
5 10 (20.41%) Law
6 9 (18.37%) Windows
6 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (16.33%) Office 365
7 8 (16.33%) Finance
8 7 (14.29%) VoIP
8 7 (14.29%) High Availability
9 6 (12.24%) Process Improvement
9 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (12.24%) Degree
9 6 (12.24%) Firewall
10 5 (10.20%) ISO 9001
10 5 (10.20%) DNS
10 5 (10.20%) QA
10 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (10.20%) Fintech
11 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (8.16%) SaaS
11 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
11 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
11 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
11 4 (8.16%) Linux
11 4 (8.16%) Wireless

Head of Operations Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Office 365
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) SaaS
3 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) VoIP
2 6 (12.24%) Firewall
3 5 (10.20%) DNS
4 4 (8.16%) CTI
4 4 (8.16%) Wireless
5 3 (6.12%) VPN
6 2 (4.08%) Skype
7 1 (2.04%) DHCP
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
7 1 (2.04%) LAN
7 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.04%) Blockchain
General
1 10 (20.41%) Law
2 8 (16.33%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Music Industry
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Fintech
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) IVR
4 3 (6.12%) Clustering
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.04%) Cybercrime
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) CentOS
4 1 (2.04%) Debian
4 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) ITIL
1 15 (30.61%) Service Delivery
2 14 (28.57%) IT Strategy
3 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.29%) High Availability
5 6 (12.24%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.12%) B2C
7 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (6.12%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.12%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
7 3 (6.12%) ETL
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.12%) People Management
7 3 (6.12%) SDLC
7 3 (6.12%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) C
2 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.04%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.20%) ISO 9001
2 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (10.20%) QA
3 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) vSphere
2 2 (4.08%) XenApp
3 1 (2.04%) Docker
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco
2 2 (4.08%) Citrix
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) SAP
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) Avaya
3 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.04%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.04%) NetApp
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
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