The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 127 113 108
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.34% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £72,500 £78,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.93% +57.50%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +30.52%
Operations Management
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1674 1456 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.87% 79.78% 72.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1280 1047
Average salary £43,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,650 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Operations Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in Birmingham

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management.

1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) MS Project
3 5 (35.71%) MS Office
3 5 (35.71%) MCSE
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (35.71%) NetApp
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Business Development
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) XenApp
3 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
3 5 (35.71%) vSphere
3 5 (35.71%) VCAP
3 5 (35.71%) VTSP
3 5 (35.71%) CCEE
3 5 (35.71%) vCloud
3 5 (35.71%) VCP5
3 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
3 5 (35.71%) XenMobile

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Project
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Virtualisation Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Fraud Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Fraud Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (35.71%) VCAP
1 5 (35.71%) VTSP
1 5 (35.71%) CCEE
1 5 (35.71%) VCP5
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
1 5 (35.71%) XenApp
1 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
1 5 (35.71%) vSphere
1 5 (35.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) XenMobile
2 4 (28.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) HP
1 5 (35.71%) EMC
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix
1 5 (35.71%) NetApp
1 5 (35.71%) VMware