The median annual salary for a Operations Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 27 April 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 / North West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 222 236
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 24 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 12
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £54,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +5.02%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6119 5525 6267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.71% 97.17% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5073 4683 4988
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Manager in the North West

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Operations Manager in the North West

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the North West over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Manager in the North West

Operations Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Manchester -24 12 £65,000 - 1
Cheshire +4 11 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Merseyside -9 1 £47,500 -17.39%
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 North West region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 22 (44.90%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) Service Management
3 17 (34.69%) Telecoms
4 16 (32.65%) SLA
5 15 (30.61%) Citrix
5 15 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (30.61%) Firewall
6 14 (28.57%) Cisco
6 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 14 (28.57%) Line Management
6 14 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 14 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (26.53%) Budget Control
7 13 (26.53%) Unified Communications
7 13 (26.53%) High Availability
7 13 (26.53%) BC Cleared
7 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
7 13 (26.53%) FMCG
7 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Office
7 13 (26.53%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (26.53%) CCNP
7 13 (26.53%) CA
7 13 (26.53%) Migration
8 8 (16.33%) Finance
8 8 (16.33%) Change Management
9 7 (14.29%) Degree
9 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (12.24%) Process Improvement
10 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (12.24%) Strategic Planning

Operations Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP MM
1 3 (6.12%) SAP PP
1 3 (6.12%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) IaaS
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (10.20%) PaaS
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) Firewall
2 13 (26.53%) Unified Communications
3 5 (10.20%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (34.69%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 14 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (26.53%) FMCG
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) Service Management
3 14 (28.57%) Line Management
4 13 (26.53%) Budget Control
4 13 (26.53%) High Availability
4 13 (26.53%) Migration
5 8 (16.33%) Change Management
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.24%) Process Improvement
7 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
7 6 (12.24%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.20%) Coaching
8 5 (10.20%) DevOps
8 5 (10.20%) Project Management
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (8.16%) Information Security
9 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
9 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (26.53%) BC Cleared
2 13 (26.53%) CCNP
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 2 (4.08%) CCSP
4 2 (4.08%) CISA
4 2 (4.08%) CISSP
4 2 (4.08%) GCIA
4 2 (4.08%) GCIH
5 1 (2.04%) MCP
5 1 (2.04%) MCSA
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.65%) SLA
2 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.16%) ISO 9001
3 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.08%) XenApp
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Citrix
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco
3 13 (26.53%) CA
4 6 (12.24%) VMware
5 3 (6.12%) SAP
6 2 (4.08%) AppSense
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.04%) Peregrine
7 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.04%) Sun
7 1 (2.04%) Symantec
7 1 (2.04%) Veeam
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