The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 187 211 207
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 28 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 11
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £39,900 £45,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,000 £52,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+18.09% +6.06%

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
4756 5039 4851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.42% 96.55% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4205 4253
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Operations Manager
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 Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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 +9 25 £62,500 +25.00%
Coventry +10 1 £55,000 -24.13%
Solihull - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £67,500 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Operations Manager 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 Operations Manager in the job title.

1 46 (83.64%) Data Centre
2 32 (58.18%) VMware
3 31 (56.36%) Active Directory
4 29 (52.73%) Citrix
4 29 (52.73%) MS Excel
4 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
5 27 (49.09%) Cisco
6 25 (45.45%) Service Delivery
7 24 (43.64%) MS Exchange
7 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (43.64%) Trend Analysis
8 21 (38.18%) ITIL
9 18 (32.73%) SIEM
9 18 (32.73%) Security Operations
10 17 (30.91%) Data Centre Operations
10 17 (30.91%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (30.91%) CISSP
11 16 (29.09%) CISM
11 16 (29.09%) PCI DSS
12 15 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (27.27%) CISA
12 15 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 9 (16.36%) Windows
14 7 (12.73%) Unix
14 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (10.91%) Linux
15 6 (10.91%) Tivoli
15 6 (10.91%) Network Security
16 5 (9.09%) SCCM
16 5 (9.09%) SCOM

Operations Manager 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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (43.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (52.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Network Security
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) GIS
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (83.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.82%) LLPG
3 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Unix
3 6 (10.91%) Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 24 (43.64%) Trend Analysis
3 21 (38.18%) ITIL
4 18 (32.73%) Security Operations
4 18 (32.73%) SIEM
5 17 (30.91%) Data Centre Operations
6 15 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (7.27%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
9 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.64%) Analytics
10 2 (3.64%) Data Analytics
10 2 (3.64%) Information Security
10 2 (3.64%) Operations Management
10 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.64%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (3.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) Perl
1 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) CISSP
1 17 (30.91%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (29.09%) CISM
3 15 (27.27%) CISA
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
5 2 (3.64%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) CCNA
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.82%) GCIA
6 1 (1.82%) GCIH
6 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.09%) PCI DSS
2 15 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 31 (56.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Tivoli
2 5 (9.09%) SCCM
2 5 (9.09%) SCOM
3 2 (3.64%) WSUS
4 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 32 (58.18%) VMware
2 29 (52.73%) Citrix
2 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
3 27 (49.09%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
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