The first table below looks at the demand for the Computer Operator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 18 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Operator
Rank 914 - 911
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Operator 3 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% - 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Average salary £30,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 - £31,500
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
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 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Computer Operator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Computer Operator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Computer Operator
Salary Trend

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

Computer Operator Salary Trend in the UK

Computer Operator
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Operator within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
England - 3 £30,000 - 1
London - 2 £30,000 -
Warwick - 1 £33,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £33,000 -
City of London - 1 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £33,000 -

Computer Operator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 (85.71%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
3 4 (57.14%) Control-M
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) Maximo
5 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) DB2
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy
5 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) Intel
5 2 (28.57%) BMC
5 2 (28.57%) CommVault
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) Veritas
5 2 (28.57%) Lotus
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel

Computer Operator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 (28.57%) IBM Notes
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Maximo
1 2 (28.57%) assyst
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) Temenos T24
2 1 (14.29%) Lawson
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
1 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) OS/400
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
1 4 (57.14%) Control-M
2 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Intel
2 2 (28.57%) BMC
2 2 (28.57%) CommVault
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas
2 2 (28.57%) Lotus
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Netezza
2 2 (28.57%) Acronis
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago