The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 210 206 225
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.043% 0.042% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.053% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -3.33%
Operations Research
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3751 3756 3985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.68% 79.78% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3065 3086 3371
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Operations Research
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the Surrey region.

Operations Research Salary Trend in Surrey

Operations Research
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Research across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Operations Research Salary Histogram in Surrey

Operations Research
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
Reigate - 1 £70,000 -
Operations Research
South East

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Operations Research also 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 that cited Operations Research.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (66.67%) SAS
4 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) Base SAS
4 3 (50.00%) Solvency II
4 3 (50.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (50.00%) Line Management
4 3 (50.00%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Statistics
6 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Operations Research also 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 that cited Operations Research. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
1 3 (50.00%) Solvency II
1 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft