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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 197 202 214
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 32 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 12
Median salary £61,250 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £30,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.54%
Operations Manager
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
5347 4996 5486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.12% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4236 4209 4839
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram 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 7 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 +8 29 £61,250 +36.11% 1
Solihull - 2 £77,500 -
Coventry -2 1 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 49 (76.56%) Data Centre
2 32 (50.00%) ITIL
3 26 (40.63%) VMware
3 26 (40.63%) Data Centre Operations
4 25 (39.06%) Security Operations
4 25 (39.06%) Active Directory
4 25 (39.06%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (37.50%) CISSP
5 24 (37.50%) CISM
5 24 (37.50%) SIEM
6 23 (35.94%) PCI DSS
6 23 (35.94%) Service Delivery
7 22 (34.38%) CISA
7 22 (34.38%) Citrix
7 22 (34.38%) Cisco
7 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 22 (34.38%) MS Excel
7 22 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (34.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (28.13%) Trend Analysis
8 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
9 9 (14.06%) Windows
10 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (9.38%) Unix
12 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
12 5 (7.81%) Linux
12 5 (7.81%) Tivoli
12 5 (7.81%) Degree
12 5 (7.81%) Network Security

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 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.69%) Documentum
Applications
1 22 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Network Security
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) IPv4
2 1 (1.56%) IPv6
2 1 (1.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.56%) VoIP
2 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) GIS
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) HTML
1 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (76.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.56%) CESG
4 1 (1.56%) iSeries
4 1 (1.56%) LLPG
4 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Unix
3 5 (7.81%) Linux
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) ITIL
2 26 (40.63%) Data Centre Operations
3 25 (39.06%) Security Operations
4 24 (37.50%) SIEM
5 23 (35.94%) Service Delivery
6 22 (34.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 18 (28.13%) Trend Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) ITIL V3
8 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.69%) Case Management
10 3 (4.69%) Content Management
10 3 (4.69%) DevOps
10 3 (4.69%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.69%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) Perl
1 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (39.06%) ITIL Certification
2 24 (37.50%) CISM
2 24 (37.50%) CISSP
3 22 (34.38%) CISA
4 5 (7.81%) Degree
5 2 (3.13%) ISEB
5 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (35.94%) PCI DSS
2 22 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.69%) SLA
4 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 25 (39.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.25%) SCCM
2 4 (6.25%) SCOM
3 3 (4.69%) WSUS
4 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) VMware
2 22 (34.38%) Cisco
2 22 (34.38%) Citrix
2 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) EMC
3 3 (4.69%) Pega
4 2 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
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