The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 227 215 214
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 7 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.21% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 12
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £39,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £55,300 £85,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-19.50% +5.26%
Operations Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5077 4679 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.82% 86.94% 83.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 3870 3909
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Operations Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Operations Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Operations Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Operations Management
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 Operations Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Shropshire - 4 £35,000 -
Birmingham -31 2 £37,000 -7.50%
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop

Operations Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 2 (22.22%) OSPF
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) FirePass
3 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) ISDN
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (11.11%) VPLS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Network Support
1 2 (22.22%) Network Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Operations Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Subject Matter Expert
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WAP
1 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (11.11%) Handset
2 1 (11.11%) Learning Management System
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Server Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) Cacti
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec