The table below looks at the statistics for the Computer Operator role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Operator in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Operator
Rank 895 917 913
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Operator 14 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.013% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 4
Average salary £18,000 £25,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -23.66%
UK excluding London average salary £18,000 £25,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -23.66%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Computer Operator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Operator in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Operator within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 5 £18,000 - 1
London +9 3 £26,250 - 3
West Midlands -15 3 £27,833 +3.08%
East Midlands 0 2 £21,750 -9.37%
North West - 1 £24,161 -
Computer Operator
UK

Computer Operator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Computer Operator 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 Computer Operator in their job title.

1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) IBM
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle
3 10 (34.48%) MS Office
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (27.59%) Unix
6 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
6 6 (20.69%) Mainframe
6 6 (20.69%) Finance
6 6 (20.69%) Retail
7 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
8 4 (13.79%) AS400
9 3 (10.34%) Intel
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) Linux
9 3 (10.34%) iSeries
10 2 (6.90%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
10 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
10 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
10 2 (6.90%) AIX
10 2 (6.90%) SAP
10 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (6.90%) Lotus
10 2 (6.90%) HP
10 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
10 2 (6.90%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (3.45%) Migration

Computer Operator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Computer Operator 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 Computer Operator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Office
2 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.45%) assyst
2 1 (3.45%) Maximo
2 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) DB2
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) ISPF
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Mainframe
2 4 (13.79%) AS400
3 3 (10.34%) iSeries
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) AIX
4 1 (3.45%) MVS
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.45%) High Availability
3 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.45%) Release Management
3 1 (3.45%) Server Patching
3 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.45%) Control-M
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) IBM
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Intel
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Lotus
5 2 (6.90%) SAP
6 1 (3.45%) BMC
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) Veritas
6 1 (3.45%) VMware
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