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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 121 104 111
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 4 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.70% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.74% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 2
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.26% +0.47%
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
1725 1751 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.42% 94.85% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1404 1549 1338
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Operations Manager
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Balanced Scorecard
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) C

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Balanced Scorecard
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco