The table below looks at the statistics for the Computer Operator role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Operator
Rank 159 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Operator 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.062% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £23,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3089 3141 2885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.90% 95.70% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2027 2006 2069
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Operator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Computer Operator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Computer Operator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Computer Operator Salary Trend in Scotland

Computer Operator
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Operator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 November 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
(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
Glasgow - 1 £25,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £22,000 -
Computer Operator
UK

Computer Operator
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

Computer Operator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM