The median annual salary for a Operations Team Leader was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Operations Team Lead
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 927 950
Rank change year-on-year +96 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Team Leader 21 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.022% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.023% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 13
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,123
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £90,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £44,250 £38,675
% change year-on-year -1.12% +14.41%  

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 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Operations Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Team Leader in the UK

Operations Team Leader
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Operations Team Leader in the UK

Operations Team Leader
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Team Leader over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Team Leader in the UK

Operations Team Leader
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +74 21 £50,000 +5.26%
East of England +37 7 £43,750 -
South East +63 5 £60,000 +34.83%
Berkshire +45 5 £60,000 +16.50%
Slough - 5 £60,000 -
London +55 4 £66,000 +38.94%
North West - 4 £35,000 -
Manchester - 4 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £43,750 -
Bolton - 4 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire +22 3 - -
Luton - 3 - -
Ipswich - 3 £42,500 -
City of London - 1 £70,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -

Operations Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Operations Team Leader 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 Team Leader in the job title.

1 22 (55.00%) ITIL
2 21 (52.50%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) Finance
4 15 (37.50%) VMware
5 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (27.50%) People Management
7 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (22.50%) HP
8 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
8 9 (22.50%) SCCM
8 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (20.00%) High Availability
9 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
10 7 (17.50%) Linux
10 7 (17.50%) SQL
10 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
11 6 (15.00%) Cisco
11 6 (15.00%) SCOrch
12 5 (12.50%) DevOps
12 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
12 5 (12.50%) vSphere
12 5 (12.50%) Firewall
12 5 (12.50%) SCOM
12 5 (12.50%) SCVMM
12 5 (12.50%) WSUS
12 5 (12.50%) DNS
12 5 (12.50%) MCSE

Operations Team Leader Skill Set
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 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) SaaS
3 3 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
1 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) SAN
3 3 (7.50%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (7.50%) LAN
3 3 (7.50%) SSL
3 3 (7.50%) WLAN
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) VoIP
4 2 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Front Office
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (7.50%) HP Storage
2 3 (7.50%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Fintech
4 1 (2.50%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.50%) Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.50%) Unix
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) ITIL
2 11 (27.50%) People Management
3 8 (20.00%) High Availability
4 5 (12.50%) DevOps
4 5 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement
6 3 (7.50%) Statistics
7 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.00%) Information Security
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.00%) Security Operations
7 2 (5.00%) Server Patching
7 2 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) MCSE
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) CCNP
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) CCAA
3 3 (7.50%) CCNA
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.50%) SSAE 16
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
4 5 (12.50%) vSphere
5 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
5 3 (7.50%) XenApp
6 1 (2.50%) NFS
6 1 (2.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) SCCM
2 6 (15.00%) SCOrch
3 5 (12.50%) SCOM
3 5 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 5 (12.50%) WSUS
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.50%) Puppet
5 1 (2.50%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) VMware
2 9 (22.50%) HP
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix
4 5 (12.50%) NetApp
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (7.50%) 3PAR
5 3 (7.50%) Brocade
5 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.50%) IBM
6 2 (5.00%) F5
6 2 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) Murex
7 1 (2.50%) Sybase