The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Management
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 254 235
Rank change year-on-year +26 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 1 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.020% 0.068% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.077% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £62,500 £30,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +108.33% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -4.54%  

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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4554 5202 5326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.05% 88.67% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3753 4250 4437
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Operations Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Operations Management in the South West

Operations Management
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Bristol - 1 £62,500 - 1
Operations Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 West region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Service Design
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Data Encryption
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Telepresence
5 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) NFS

Operations Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) Telepresence
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
2 1 (12.50%) Head of IT Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Service Operations
2 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Debian
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Design
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Encryption
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CITP
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) NFS
3 1 (12.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Mitel
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sun
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas
Bristol, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago