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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 117 106 116
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 1 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% 0.72% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.90% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 3
Average salary £37,500 £65,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.31%
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
1494 1437 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.40% 79.61% 76.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1255 1112
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VCAP
2 1 (25.00%) VTSP
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) CCEE
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) VCP5
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Transition Management
2 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Transition Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) VCAP
1 1 (25.00%) VTSP
1 1 (25.00%) CCEE
1 1 (25.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
1 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) VMware