Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 626 669 739
Rank change year-on-year +43 +70 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 220 182 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.25% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 178 161 143
London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £46,000 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £86,625 £96,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%

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 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
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 £32,000
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 Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Manager in London

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Operations Manager in London

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Manager in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Manager in London

Operations Manager
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 Manager within the London 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
Central London +15 47 £60,000 -5.88% 2
West London +25 14 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South London +9 5 £77,500 +19.23%
North London +3 1 £65,000 +85.71%
East London -3 1 £82,500 +13.79% 1
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 74 (33.64%) Finance
2 64 (29.09%) ITIL
3 53 (24.09%) Windows
4 35 (15.91%) VMware
5 34 (15.45%) Degree
5 34 (15.45%) Linux
6 32 (14.55%) Data Centre
7 31 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (13.64%) Active Directory
8 30 (13.64%) Project Management
9 28 (12.73%) Microsoft
10 27 (12.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 26 (11.82%) Firewall
11 26 (11.82%) SLA
11 26 (11.82%) Security Operations
12 25 (11.36%) CISSP
13 24 (10.91%) Change Management
13 24 (10.91%) Service Management
13 24 (10.91%) Windows Server
13 24 (10.91%) IT Strategy
14 22 (10.00%) Service Delivery
15 21 (9.55%) Microsoft Excel
15 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (9.55%) Banking
15 21 (9.55%) Palo Alto
16 20 (9.09%) Incident Management
17 19 (8.64%) Business Continuity
17 19 (8.64%) Java
17 19 (8.64%) Cisco
18 18 (8.18%) Microsoft Office

Operations Manager 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 12 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.64%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.18%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.36%) CMS
7 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (9.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (8.18%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.73%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.91%) InDesign
5 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.45%) Maximo
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.27%) Office 365
3 15 (6.82%) SaaS
4 14 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (3.18%) IaaS
6 6 (2.73%) Mimecast
6 6 (2.73%) Yammer
7 5 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.82%) PaaS
9 2 (0.91%) G Suite
10 1 (0.45%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.82%) Firewall
2 16 (7.27%) WAN
3 12 (5.45%) MPLS
4 11 (5.00%) LAN
4 11 (5.00%) VoIP
5 10 (4.55%) Unified Communications
6 9 (4.09%) Internet
6 9 (4.09%) Network Security
6 9 (4.09%) SAN
7 8 (3.64%) Skype
7 8 (3.64%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.18%) DNS
9 6 (2.73%) DWDM
9 6 (2.73%) VPN
9 6 (2.73%) Wireless
10 4 (1.82%) VLAN
10 4 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.36%) RIP
12 2 (0.91%) DHCP
12 2 (0.91%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.82%) Big Data
2 4 (1.82%) Blockchain
3 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.45%) MySQL
4 1 (0.45%) Redis
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.18%) Gradle
2 7 (3.18%) Maven
2 7 (3.18%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.45%) git-flow
4 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 74 (33.64%) Finance
2 21 (9.55%) Banking
3 18 (8.18%) Marketing
3 18 (8.18%) Retail
4 12 (5.45%) Law
4 12 (5.45%) Legal
5 11 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.09%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.18%) French Language
7 7 (3.18%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.18%) Spring
2 5 (2.27%) SailPoint
3 4 (1.82%) .NET
3 4 (1.82%) XML
4 3 (1.36%) LAMP
5 2 (0.91%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 31 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.45%) Fintech
4 10 (4.55%) Digital Media
5 8 (3.64%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.73%) User Experience
7 6 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.82%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.82%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.82%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.36%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.36%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.36%) Marketing Technology
10 3 (1.36%) Social Media
11 2 (0.91%) Equities
11 2 (0.91%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 53 (24.09%) Windows
2 34 (15.45%) Linux
3 24 (10.91%) Windows Server
4 16 (7.27%) Windows 10
4 16 (7.27%) Windows 7
5 13 (5.91%) Unix
6 12 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.27%) AIX
8 5 (2.27%) CentOS
8 5 (2.27%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.45%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (29.09%) ITIL
2 30 (13.64%) Project Management
3 27 (12.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (11.82%) Security Operations
5 24 (10.91%) Change Management
5 24 (10.91%) IT Strategy
5 24 (10.91%) Service Management
6 22 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 19 (8.64%) Business Continuity
10 18 (8.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (7.27%) Information Security
11 16 (7.27%) Line Management
11 16 (7.27%) SIEM
12 15 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
13 14 (6.36%) PRINCE2
13 14 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (5.91%) Time Management
15 12 (5.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.64%) Java
2 16 (7.27%) SQL
3 11 (5.00%) C#
4 10 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.55%) Python
5 5 (2.27%) C
6 1 (0.45%) Perl
6 1 (0.45%) R
6 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (15.45%) Degree
2 25 (11.36%) CISSP
3 11 (5.00%) CISM
4 8 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (3.18%) CCNP
5 7 (3.18%) CISA
5 7 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.73%) CCIE
6 6 (2.73%) GSEC
7 5 (2.27%) GIAC
7 5 (2.27%) GISF
8 4 (1.82%) ISEB
9 3 (1.36%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.36%) PMP
10 2 (0.91%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 2 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.91%) MCSE
10 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.82%) SLA
2 16 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.82%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.36%) GDPR
5 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 17025
6 1 (0.45%) PMO
6 1 (0.45%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 30 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.82%) Docker
4 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.36%) XenApp
5 2 (0.91%) LXC
6 1 (0.45%) KVM
6 1 (0.45%) Samba
6 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.45%) vSphere
6 1 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.27%) Core Impact
3 5 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.27%) Nessus
3 5 (2.27%) Nexpose
3 5 (2.27%) OpenVAS
3 5 (2.27%) PowerBroker
3 5 (2.27%) QRadar
3 5 (2.27%) RSA Security Analytics
3 5 (2.27%) SCCM
3 5 (2.27%) WSUS
4 4 (1.82%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.36%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.91%) Ansible
6 2 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.45%) Nagios
7 1 (0.45%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (15.91%) VMware
2 28 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.55%) Palo Alto
4 19 (8.64%) Cisco
5 17 (7.73%) CheckPoint
6 16 (7.27%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (6.36%) LogRhythm
8 13 (5.91%) Citrix
9 10 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 9 (4.09%) Oracle
11 7 (3.18%) AppSense
11 7 (3.18%) Brocade
12 6 (2.73%) McAfee
13 5 (2.27%) Aveksa
13 5 (2.27%) Bomgar
13 5 (2.27%) CyberArk
13 5 (2.27%) Qualys
13 5 (2.27%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.27%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.27%) Symantec