Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Director was £122,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Director of Operations
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 822 888
Rank change year-on-year +3 +66 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Director 21 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.028% 0.046% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.048% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 21
London median annual salary £122,500 £95,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.95% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £180,000 £120,000 £142,500
England median annual salary £105,000 £80,500 £91,250
% change year-on-year +30.43% -11.78% +14.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71246 73011 85823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56013 63062 72818
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Operations Director
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Director in London

Operations Director
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Operations Director in London

Operations Director
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Director in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Director in London

Operations Director
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Director within the London region over the 6 months to 17 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
Central London +9 3 £165,000 +65.00%
Operations Director
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Operations Director 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 Operations Director in the job title.

1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (23.81%) Cash Management
4 5 (23.81%) Derivative
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 5 (23.81%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) JMS
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Legal
4 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
4 5 (23.81%) Equities
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
5 4 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (19.05%) Data Transformation
5 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Reference Data
5 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
5 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
6 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) ERP

Operations Director 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
1 2 (9.52%) PaaS
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
1 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Legal
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (23.81%) Derivative
1 5 (23.81%) Equities
1 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Reference Data
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Life Science
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (4.76%) Social Network
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 5 (23.81%) Cash Management
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
3 4 (19.05%) Data Transformation
3 4 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
1 2 (9.52%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco