Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Management
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 500 532 586
Rank change year-on-year +32 +54 -34
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 52 55 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 42
South East median annual salary £63,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.45% -4.35% +12.99%
10th Percentile £38,000 £32,500 £36,825
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%

Operations Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26574 30766 37248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.44% 87.44% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21881 25532 30764
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Operations Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Management in the South East

Operations Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Operations Management in the South East

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Management in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Management in the South East

Operations Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley +39 21 £61,750 +7.39% 2
Oxfordshire +21 14 £63,500 +98.44% 2
Hampshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +18 12 £70,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire +9 4 £50,000 -9.09%
West Sussex -3 4 £72,500 +34.88%
Berkshire +34 3 - -
East Sussex -6 2 £61,250 +2.08%
Operations Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 28 (53.85%) DHCP
1 28 (53.85%) DNS
2 25 (48.08%) PKI
3 23 (44.23%) ITIL
4 21 (40.38%) MPLS
5 20 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
6 19 (36.54%) OSPF
6 19 (36.54%) BGP
6 19 (36.54%) LAN
6 19 (36.54%) WAN
6 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
6 19 (36.54%) SLA
6 19 (36.54%) Firewall
7 18 (34.62%) Load Balancing
7 18 (34.62%) Juniper
7 18 (34.62%) F5
8 17 (32.69%) Data Centre
8 17 (32.69%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (32.69%) Cisco
8 17 (32.69%) Network Design
9 16 (30.77%) Palo Alto
10 15 (28.85%) Change Control
11 14 (26.92%) 4G
11 14 (26.92%) SolarWinds
11 14 (26.92%) Management Information System
11 14 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (26.92%) IPsec
11 14 (26.92%) 3G
12 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
12 13 (25.00%) SSL

Operations Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (25.00%) IaaS
2 12 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
2 12 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (5.77%) SaaS
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.85%) Office 365
5 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.92%) PaaS
5 1 (1.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (53.85%) DHCP
1 28 (53.85%) DNS
2 21 (40.38%) MPLS
3 19 (36.54%) BGP
3 19 (36.54%) Firewall
3 19 (36.54%) LAN
3 19 (36.54%) OSPF
3 19 (36.54%) WAN
4 14 (26.92%) 3G
4 14 (26.92%) 4G
4 14 (26.92%) IPsec
4 14 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (25.00%) Junos
5 13 (25.00%) SSL
5 13 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 13 (25.00%) Wireless
6 12 (23.08%) Kerberos
6 12 (23.08%) LDAP
6 12 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Juniper Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) IT Manager
5 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) HR Specialist
5 5 (9.62%) Network Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Service Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Support Specialist
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Support
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Network Support
6 4 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Support Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Operations Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (48.08%) PKI
2 17 (32.69%) Data Centre
3 14 (26.92%) Management Information System
4 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.69%) CMDB
6 1 (1.92%) BYOD
6 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
1 12 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) ITIL
2 20 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
3 18 (34.62%) Load Balancing
4 17 (32.69%) Network Design
5 15 (28.85%) Change Control
6 13 (25.00%) Information Management
7 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 12 (23.08%) Email Filtering
7 12 (23.08%) Identity Management
7 12 (23.08%) Patch Management
8 11 (21.15%) Adaptive Security
8 11 (21.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (17.31%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (15.38%) Mathematics
10 8 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (15.38%) Web Filtering
11 7 (13.46%) Service Management
12 6 (11.54%) Change Management
12 6 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (11.54%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (21.15%) Degree
3 6 (11.54%) CCIE
4 5 (9.62%) CCNP
4 5 (9.62%) JNCIP
5 3 (5.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (36.54%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Puppet
1 12 (23.08%) SCOM
1 12 (23.08%) Terraform
2 11 (21.15%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (21.15%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 18 (34.62%) F5
2 18 (34.62%) Juniper
3 17 (32.69%) Cisco
4 16 (30.77%) Palo Alto
5 14 (26.92%) SolarWinds
6 11 (21.15%) Barracuda Networks
7 8 (15.38%) Forcepoint
8 5 (9.62%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (9.62%) JD Edwards
8 5 (9.62%) Oracle
8 5 (9.62%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (9.62%) SAP
9 3 (5.77%) HP
10 2 (3.85%) VMware
11 1 (1.92%) Google
11 1 (1.92%) Xero