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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Operator
Rank 893 900 935
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Operator 11 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.038% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.040% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 21
Median salary £21,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,333 £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £24,000 £24,860
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.45%
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
88406 98623 105620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75235 82312 86796
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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
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 30 July 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
East of England +22 3 £20,000 +2.56%
Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 -
West Midlands -4 2 £22,500 -34.45%
South East - 2 £33,000 -
London +22 1 - -
Computer Operator
UK

Computer Operator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Windows
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 8 (24.24%) Mainframe
4 8 (24.24%) IBM
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (21.21%) MS Office
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 6 (18.18%) AS400
6 6 (18.18%) iSeries
7 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (15.15%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (15.15%) Unix
7 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
8 4 (12.12%) Control-M
8 4 (12.12%) MVS
8 4 (12.12%) NetBackup
8 4 (12.12%) Backup Exec
8 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
8 4 (12.12%) Veritas
8 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
8 4 (12.12%) SCOM
8 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (12.12%) Job Entry Subsystem

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 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) ATM
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Mainframe
2 6 (18.18%) AS400
2 6 (18.18%) iSeries
3 4 (12.12%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Unix
2 5 (15.15%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) MVS
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) High Availability
5 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Backup Exec
1 4 (12.12%) Control-M
1 4 (12.12%) NetBackup
1 4 (12.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) IBM
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
3 4 (12.12%) Veritas