The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 100 114 97
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 15 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.83% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 3
Average salary £65,000 £39,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -44.28%
UK excluding London average salary £61,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+28.42% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1319 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.24% 75.85% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1094 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Operations Management
West Midlands

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 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (80.00%) ITIL
1 16 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 15 (75.00%) WSUS
2 15 (75.00%) Server Monitoring
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 15 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 15 (75.00%) MS Office
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (10.00%) Information Management
4 2 (10.00%) Document Management
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (75.00%) MS Office
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Head of Operations
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) ITIL
1 16 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 15 (75.00%) Server Monitoring
2 15 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Management
4 2 (10.00%) Document Management
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) WSUS
2 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) VMware
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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