The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 113 119 145
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 28 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 0.58% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.59% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 4
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.27%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -8.25%
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
2176 1857 2153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.41% 97.33% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 1558 1953
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,545 £25,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Operations Manager in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Operations Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 41 (87.23%) Data Centre
2 25 (53.19%) Security Operations
3 24 (51.06%) SIEM
3 24 (51.06%) ITIL
3 24 (51.06%) CISSP
3 24 (51.06%) CISM
4 23 (48.94%) PCI DSS
5 22 (46.81%) CISA
5 22 (46.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (46.81%) Data Centre Operations
5 22 (46.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 22 (46.81%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
6 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
6 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
6 19 (40.43%) Citrix
6 19 (40.43%) VMware
7 16 (34.04%) Service Delivery
7 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
7 16 (34.04%) Cisco
7 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (34.04%) Trend Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) Unix
9 4 (8.51%) Windows
9 4 (8.51%) Linux
9 4 (8.51%) Tivoli
9 4 (8.51%) Network Security
10 3 (6.38%) SCCM
10 3 (6.38%) SCOM
10 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) GIS
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (87.23%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.13%) CESG
3 1 (2.13%) iSeries
3 1 (2.13%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Unix
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Security Operations
2 24 (51.06%) ITIL
2 24 (51.06%) SIEM
3 22 (46.81%) Data Centre Operations
3 22 (46.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 16 (34.04%) Service Delivery
4 16 (34.04%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security
7 1 (2.13%) Budget Control
7 1 (2.13%) Contract Management
7 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.13%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.13%) IT Audit
7 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.13%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.13%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.13%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) Perl
1 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) CISM
1 24 (51.06%) CISSP
2 22 (46.81%) CISA
2 22 (46.81%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (48.94%) PCI DSS
2 22 (46.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) SCOM
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Citrix
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
1 19 (40.43%) VMware
2 16 (34.04%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow