Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 340 306 341
Rank change year-on-year -34 +35 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 34 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 28
North West median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% -22.73% -4.35%
10th Percentile £41,938 £32,563 £36,300
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% -

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 12635 11275 12829
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.56% 97.51% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10330 9488 10329
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 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
Manchester -47 19 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Cheshire -7 14 £55,000 +34.15%
Merseyside +2 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 25 July 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 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Citrix
3 10 (29.41%) Service Management
3 10 (29.41%) SLA
4 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
4 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
4 9 (26.47%) Firewall
4 9 (26.47%) Line Management
4 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
4 9 (26.47%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 8 (23.53%) FMCG
5 8 (23.53%) High Availability
5 8 (23.53%) Migration
5 8 (23.53%) CA
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco
5 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (20.59%) CCNP
6 7 (20.59%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
6 7 (20.59%) Unified Communications
6 7 (20.59%) Budget Control
6 7 (20.59%) BC Cleared
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.76%) Degree
8 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (8.82%) Business Development
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement

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 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Firewall
2 7 (20.59%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) Telepresence
General
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
1 9 (26.47%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (23.53%) FMCG
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.88%) iPad
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) Service Management
3 9 (26.47%) Line Management
3 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
4 8 (23.53%) High Availability
4 8 (23.53%) Migration
5 7 (20.59%) Budget Control
6 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Business Development
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.82%) Information Security
7 3 (8.82%) People Management
7 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Security Operations
8 2 (5.88%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery Management
8 2 (5.88%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) BC Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) CCNP
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (11.76%) Degree
5 3 (8.82%) MCSA
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.88%) CCNA
6 2 (5.88%) CCSP
6 2 (5.88%) CISA
6 2 (5.88%) CISSP
6 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (5.88%) GCIA
6 2 (5.88%) GCIH
6 2 (5.88%) MCP
7 1 (2.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 1 (2.94%) MCDST
7 1 (2.94%) MCSE
7 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) SLA
2 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Citrix
2 8 (23.53%) CA
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) AppSense
5 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.94%) Peregrine
5 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.94%) Sun
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec
5 1 (2.94%) Veeam
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