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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 233 220 215
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 3 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.049% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £36,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -3.06%
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
5356 4966 4573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.59% 85.98% 83.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4147 4100 3825
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -12 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre

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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) ISDN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) PBX
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Service Operations Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Report Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery Director
3 1 (14.29%) Services Director
3 1 (14.29%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) WAP
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Handset
4 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) ActionScript
1 1 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Korn
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (14.29%) Cacti
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (14.29%) Control-M
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
1 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
1 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Axway
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Mitel
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) VMware