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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Operator
Rank 901 919 965
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Operator 22 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.022% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.023% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 3
Median salary £18,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £18,000 £27,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +42.10%
Computer Operator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92529 99293 107318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78587 81827 87848
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Computer Operator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Computer Operator in the job title.

Computer Operator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Computer Operator
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Operator across the England region.

Computer Operator Salary Trend in England

Computer Operator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Operator across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Computer Operator Salary Histogram in England

Computer Operator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Operator within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 8 £30,000 -14.28%
South East - 7 £18,000 -
Yorkshire +10 3 £20,000 -
East Midlands +17 2 £22,500 -2.17%
West Midlands -29 2 £22,000 -33.33%
Computer Operator
UK

Computer Operator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Computer Operator 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 England region featuring Computer Operator in the job title.

1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) IBM
3 14 (38.89%) Oracle
3 14 (38.89%) MS Office
4 13 (36.11%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (33.33%) Finance
6 9 (25.00%) Unix
7 8 (22.22%) Windows
8 7 (19.44%) ITIL
9 6 (16.67%) Linux
10 5 (13.89%) Mainframe
10 5 (13.89%) AS400
10 5 (13.89%) iSeries
11 4 (11.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
11 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
11 4 (11.11%) Veritas
11 4 (11.11%) Control-M
12 3 (8.33%) MVS
12 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
12 3 (8.33%) Intel
12 3 (8.33%) SCOM
12 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
12 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
12 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
12 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
12 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring

Computer Operator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (5.56%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.78%) assyst
2 1 (2.78%) Maximo
2 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) DB2
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) ISPF
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) AS400
1 5 (13.89%) iSeries
1 5 (13.89%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) EPoS
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Unix
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) MVS
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Release Management
5 1 (2.78%) Server Patching
5 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Control-M
1 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.78%) OpenView
4 1 (2.78%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) IBM
3 14 (38.89%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) Veritas
5 3 (8.33%) Intel
5 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) Lotus
7 1 (2.78%) BMC
7 1 (2.78%) Remedy
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) VMware