The table below looks at the statistics for the Computer Operator role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Operator
Rank 619 643 615
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Operator 13 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.018% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 4
Average salary £25,000 £33,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% +32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,860 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +10.48%
Computer Operator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41415 45452 41396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.51% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35104 38228 34621
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Operator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Computer Operator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Computer Operator
Salary Trend in London

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

Computer Operator Salary Trend in London

Computer Operator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Operator across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Computer Operator Salary Histogram in London

Computer Operator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Operator within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
City of London +20 4 - -
Computer Operator
England

Computer Operator
Top 24 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 20 (100.00%) UNIX
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) AS400
3 9 (45.00%) Tandem
3 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 9 (45.00%) SLA
3 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) Solaris
5 5 (25.00%) Veritas
5 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
5 5 (25.00%) Control-M
5 5 (25.00%) Hedge funds
5 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (25.00%) Backup Exec
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.00%) iSeries
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Science

Computer Operator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
General
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) AS400
2 9 (45.00%) Tandem
2 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (25.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) iSeries
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 5 (25.00%) Control-M
1 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
London
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