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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 140 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £31,000 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
2133 1559 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.50% 85.61% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1247 1330
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (25.00%) Learning Management System
4 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Transition Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Axway
4 1 (25.00%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Service Operations Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Report Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (25.00%) Control-M
2 1 (25.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Axway
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy