The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 118 120 116
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.43% 0.37% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.40% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 1
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -2.65%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
Operations Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1994 2003 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.19% 93.64% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1693 1786 1387
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Operations Manager in their job title 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 with Operations Manager in their job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) MS Office
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
3 9 (42.86%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) Project Management
4 8 (38.10%) Juniper
4 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
5 7 (33.33%) MS Project
5 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 6 (28.57%) McAfee
6 6 (28.57%) Banking
6 6 (28.57%) Investment Banking
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
8 2 (9.52%) SLA
8 2 (9.52%) Sun
8 2 (9.52%) Back Office
9 1 (4.76%) ITSM
9 1 (4.76%) Service Management
9 1 (4.76%) VMware
9 1 (4.76%) Citrix
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (4.76%) Cisco
9 1 (4.76%) Windows
9 1 (4.76%) Internet
9 1 (4.76%) Remedy

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Operations Manager in their job title 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 with Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
2 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (33.33%) MS Project
3 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
1 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Juniper
2 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
3 6 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (9.52%) Sun
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco