The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Operations Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 163 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.070% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.076% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £47,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Operations Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2423 2625 2820
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.56% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1479 1774
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,668 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Operations Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Management in Scotland

Operations Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Operations Management in Scotland

Operations Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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
Edinburgh - 3 £47,000 -
Operations Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
2 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 3 (60.00%) Budget Control
2 3 (60.00%) Informatics
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Tableau
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN

Operations Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (20.00%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Director
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Director
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Budget Control
1 3 (60.00%) Informatics
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) People Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Apteco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau