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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 117 103 108
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.057% 0.068% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.087% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +18.42%
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
1397 1151 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.24% 77.88% 74.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 985 974
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 5 March 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 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) EMC
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) NetApp
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) XenApp
1 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
1 4 (44.44%) VCAP
1 4 (44.44%) VTSP
1 4 (44.44%) CCEE
1 4 (44.44%) vCloud
1 4 (44.44%) VCP5
1 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
1 4 (44.44%) XenMobile
2 3 (33.33%) SCOrch
2 3 (33.33%) Business Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) MS Project
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Project
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Virtualisation Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (44.44%) VCAP
1 4 (44.44%) VTSP
1 4 (44.44%) CCEE
1 4 (44.44%) VCP5
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) XenApp
1 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
1 4 (44.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) XenMobile
2 3 (33.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) EMC
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) NetApp
1 4 (44.44%) VMware