The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Computer Operator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Operator
Rank 225 219 230
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Operator 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.020% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.020% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Median salary £29,000 £33,667 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.86% +2.01%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £20,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.56%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5285 4953 5514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.87% 97.16% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4199 4166 4866
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Computer Operator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Computer Operator in the job title.

Computer Operator Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Computer Operator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Computer Operator Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Computer Operator
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Operator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 £29,000 -
Computer Operator
England

Computer Operator Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Computer Operator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Computer Operator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) MVS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

Computer Operator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
1 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MVS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Job Entry Subsystem