The median annual salary for a Operations Director was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Director
UK
Rank 855 925 942
Rank change year-on-year +70 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Director 2 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.022% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.023% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 10
Median salary £53,750 £93,750 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £80,000 £79,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £112,500 £130,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £80,000 £107,500
% change year-on-year -46.87% -25.58%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Operations Director
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Operations Director in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Director in the UK

Operations Director
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Operations Director in the UK

Operations Director
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Director over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Director in the UK

Operations Director
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Director within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +78 2 £53,750 -42.66% 4
South East +57 1 £42,500 -46.87%
London +54 1 £65,000 -33.33% 4
Brighton - 1 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -

Operations Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Operations Director 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 featuring Operations Director in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) QlikView
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Demand Forecasting
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (9.09%) Apteco
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design
4 1 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement

Operations Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (9.09%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (9.09%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Change Management
1 2 (18.18%) Coaching
1 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Demand Forecasting
1 2 (18.18%) ERP
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Logistics
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Apteco
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
1 1 (9.09%) Tableau
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