The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Management
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 715 784 833
Rank change year-on-year +69 +49  
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 159 149 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 129 120 102
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,571 £40,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,700 £70,000 £74,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.52%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80257 86320 97586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.74% 88.92% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64749 72153 79773
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Operations Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Operations Management in the UK

Operations Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Management over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Management in the UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +46 149 £52,500 -4.54% 11
London +66 90 £51,250 -17.33% 4
South East +51 21 £67,000 +21.81% 2
East of England -24 20 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Hertfordshire -15 14 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Hatfield -6 11 £55,000 +29.41%
Surrey +30 8 £70,750 +44.38%
West Midlands +19 6 £50,000 +61.29%
East Midlands - 6 £35,571 -
Leicestershire - 5 £35,571 -
Heathrow - 5 £26,500 -
Redhill -6 4 £70,000 +37.25%
Hampshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Leicester - 4 £35,571 -
City of London +27 3 £43,000 -31.20%
Reading +20 3 £75,000 +25.00%
Berkshire +18 3 £75,000 +25.00%
Birmingham +10 3 £50,000 +61.29%
Scotland +6 3 £47,000 -21.66%
Cambridge -13 3 £52,500 -17.64%
Cambridgeshire -17 3 £52,500 -17.64%
Edinburgh - 3 £47,000 -
Isle of Man - 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +9 2 £45,000 -12.19%
East Sussex +4 2 £40,000 -42.85%
North West -38 2 £50,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,250 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 114 (38.64%) ITIL
2 85 (28.81%) Finance
3 64 (21.69%) Microsoft
4 58 (19.66%) Windows
4 58 (19.66%) Degree
5 49 (16.61%) SLA
6 46 (15.59%) Project Management
7 44 (14.92%) Service Delivery
7 44 (14.92%) Linux
8 42 (14.24%) Service Management
8 42 (14.24%) Management Information System
9 40 (13.56%) Data Centre
10 39 (13.22%) Telecoms
11 38 (12.88%) SQL Server
11 38 (12.88%) Active Directory
12 36 (12.20%) Migration
13 35 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
14 34 (11.53%) Cisco
15 32 (10.85%) Change Management
16 31 (10.51%) Banking
16 31 (10.51%) SaaS
17 30 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
17 30 (10.17%) VMware
17 30 (10.17%) SQL
17 30 (10.17%) Microsoft Excel
18 29 (9.83%) ITSM
18 29 (9.83%) Cloud Computing
19 28 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
19 28 (9.49%) Presales
20 27 (9.15%) Juniper

Operations Management
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (7.80%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.41%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (3.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (2.03%) IIS
6 5 (1.69%) Apache
6 5 (1.69%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.02%) CMS
8 3 (1.02%) Confluence
8 3 (1.02%) Drupal
8 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.02%) WordPress
9 2 (0.68%) SAS
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (10.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (6.10%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (5.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle SCM
3 3 (1.02%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.68%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.68%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.34%) FastStats
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.51%) SaaS
2 30 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (9.83%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (7.80%) IaaS
5 22 (7.46%) Office 365
6 18 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (5.76%) PaaS
8 13 (4.41%) Slack
8 13 (4.41%) Sumo Logic
9 4 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.02%) Datadog
10 3 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.15%) DNS
1 27 (9.15%) Firewall
1 27 (9.15%) LAN
2 23 (7.80%) BGP
2 23 (7.80%) OSPF
3 22 (7.46%) WAN
4 21 (7.12%) MPLS
5 20 (6.78%) DHCP
6 18 (6.10%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (5.42%) IPsec
8 15 (5.08%) SAN
8 15 (5.08%) Unified Communications
9 13 (4.41%) 3G
9 13 (4.41%) 4G
10 12 (4.07%) SSL
11 11 (3.73%) TCP/IP
11 11 (3.73%) Wireless
12 10 (3.39%) VoIP
13 9 (3.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (3.05%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.71%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (2.37%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.03%) Big Data
6 6 (2.03%) DB2
7 5 (1.69%) Redis
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.36%) MySQL
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.68%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.68%) DocumentDB
9 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.36%) JIRA
2 3 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.02%) Codeship
2 3 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.02%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.68%) gulp
3 2 (0.68%) Jasmine
3 2 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 85 (28.81%) Finance
2 39 (13.22%) Telecoms
3 31 (10.51%) Banking
4 24 (8.14%) Retail
5 20 (6.78%) Marketing
6 17 (5.76%) Advertising
7 9 (3.05%) Investment Banking
7 9 (3.05%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.03%) Legal
9 5 (1.69%) Law
10 4 (1.36%) Billing
10 4 (1.36%) Local Government
11 3 (1.02%) Games
11 3 (1.02%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.34%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (9.49%) Architect
1 28 (9.49%) Consultant
2 27 (9.15%) Analyst
3 25 (8.47%) Operations Manager
3 25 (8.47%) Service Manager
4 24 (8.14%) IT Manager
5 18 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (5.76%) Administrator
6 17 (5.76%) Network Engineer
7 14 (4.75%) IT Operations Manager
7 14 (4.75%) Network Manager
7 14 (4.75%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (3.73%) Infrastructure Manager
8 11 (3.73%) Supplier Manager
8 11 (3.73%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.05%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 9 (3.05%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 9 (3.05%) Security Analyst
9 9 (3.05%) Service Desk Manager
9 9 (3.05%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.73%) .NET
2 8 (2.71%) Middleware
3 6 (2.03%) SAML
4 5 (1.69%) Web Services
5 3 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (1.02%) Node.js
5 3 (1.02%) OAuth
6 2 (0.68%) Angular 2
6 2 (0.68%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.68%) CSS
6 2 (0.68%) Django
6 2 (0.68%) HTML
6 2 (0.68%) LESS
6 2 (0.68%) Sass
7 1 (0.34%) REST
7 1 (0.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.24%) Management Information System
2 40 (13.56%) Data Centre
3 25 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.75%) Private Cloud
5 13 (4.41%) CMDB
6 12 (4.07%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.73%) PKI
8 9 (3.05%) Clustering
9 6 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.69%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.69%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.36%) Blog
11 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.02%) Online Games
12 3 (1.02%) Reinsurance
13 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.68%) PMI
13 2 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (19.66%) Windows
2 44 (14.92%) Linux
3 19 (6.44%) Unix
3 19 (6.44%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.69%) AIX
5 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.36%) HPUX
7 3 (1.02%) Solaris
8 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.34%) Android
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (38.64%) ITIL
2 46 (15.59%) Project Management
3 44 (14.92%) Service Delivery
4 42 (14.24%) Service Management
5 36 (12.20%) Migration
6 32 (10.85%) Change Management
7 29 (9.83%) ITSM
8 28 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (9.49%) Presales
9 25 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (8.14%) Information Security
10 24 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (7.80%) Asset Management
12 22 (7.46%) Incident Management
12 22 (7.46%) TOGAF
13 21 (7.12%) Business Development
14 19 (6.44%) Change Control
15 18 (6.10%) Problem Management
15 18 (6.10%) Technical Architecture
16 17 (5.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (10.17%) SQL
2 24 (8.14%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.42%) Java
4 14 (4.75%) C
4 14 (4.75%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.41%) Perl
6 6 (2.03%) Python
6 6 (2.03%) VB
7 5 (1.69%) C#
7 5 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.36%) Ruby
8 4 (1.36%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.02%) GraphQL
9 3 (1.02%) PHP
9 3 (1.02%) VBA
10 2 (0.68%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.34%) AWK
11 1 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 58 (19.66%) Degree
2 35 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (6.10%) CCNA
4 12 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.37%) CCNP
5 7 (2.37%) MCSE
5 7 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.03%) RHCE
7 5 (1.69%) RHCA
7 5 (1.69%) RHCSA
7 5 (1.69%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.36%) JNCIP
8 4 (1.36%) MCP
9 3 (1.02%) CCIE
9 3 (1.02%) CISA
9 3 (1.02%) CISSP
9 3 (1.02%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.68%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.68%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (16.61%) SLA
2 12 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.05%) QA
4 5 (1.69%) PMO
5 4 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.02%) GCP
7 1 (0.34%) COBIT
7 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.34%) P3O
7 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (12.88%) Active Directory
2 26 (8.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.36%) Docker
6 1 (0.34%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (3.39%) SCOM
1 10 (3.39%) ZABBIX
2 7 (2.37%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (2.37%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.03%) SCCM
4 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.36%) Nagios
4 4 (1.36%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.36%) Unicenter
4 4 (1.36%) WSUS
5 3 (1.02%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.02%) Capistrano
5 3 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.02%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 3 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.02%) MOM
5 3 (1.02%) Pingdom
5 3 (1.02%) Puppet
5 3 (1.02%) Salt
Vendors
1 64 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.53%) Cisco
3 30 (10.17%) VMware
4 27 (9.15%) Juniper
5 21 (7.12%) New Relic
5 21 (7.12%) Oracle
6 20 (6.78%) ServiceNow
7 19 (6.44%) SolarWinds
8 18 (6.10%) Splunk
9 17 (5.76%) HP
10 13 (4.41%) F5
10 13 (4.41%) PagerDuty
11 12 (4.07%) Citrix
12 11 (3.73%) Palo Alto
12 11 (3.73%) Red Hat
13 8 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (2.71%) SAP
14 7 (2.37%) Barracuda Networks
14 7 (2.37%) CA
15 5 (1.69%) Redback
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
England
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago