The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Operator
Rank 885 - 887
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Operator 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% - 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £30,000 - £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £19,000 - £31,500
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104811 98073 111210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85812 82508 96017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Computer Operator
UK

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London - 2 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £19,000 -
Computer Operator
UK

Computer Operator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 4 (50.00%) Control-M
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) Intel
5 2 (25.00%) BMC
5 2 (25.00%) CommVault
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Veritas
5 2 (25.00%) Lotus
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (25.00%) Maximo
5 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) DB2
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Middleware
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy
5 2 (25.00%) BMC PATROL

Computer Operator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Maximo
1 2 (25.00%) assyst
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (25.00%) Temenos T24
2 1 (12.50%) Lawson
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iSeries
1 1 (12.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Windows NT
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) OS/400
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (50.00%) Control-M
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Intel
3 2 (25.00%) BMC
3 2 (25.00%) CommVault
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 2 (25.00%) Lotus
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) Netezza
3 2 (25.00%) Acronis