The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 107 116 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 11 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.60% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -42.30%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1749 1660 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.78% 94.10% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1383 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Operations Manager
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (47.62%) ITIL
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
1 10 (47.62%) Investment Banking
1 10 (47.62%) Banking
2 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
4 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 6 (28.57%) MS Project
4 6 (28.57%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) SLA
6 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 3 (14.29%) Veritas
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Sun
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (14.29%) UNIX
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) AIX
7 3 (14.29%) Solaris
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (14.29%) Time Management

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (28.57%) MS Project
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Broadband
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
1 10 (47.62%) Banking
1 10 (47.62%) Investment Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) AIX
1 3 (14.29%) Solaris
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Veritas
3 3 (14.29%) Sun
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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