The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Operations Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 141 124
Rank change year-on-year +11 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.085% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.097% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Median salary £50,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.38% -1.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,725 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £47,175 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.52%  

Operations Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1751 2068 1741
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.29% 87.66% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5315 5882 6628
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Operations Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Management in Birmingham

Operations Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Operations Management in Birmingham

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Management in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) RHCE
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) ZABBIX
1 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (62.50%) New Relic
1 5 (62.50%) Private Cloud
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) RHCSA
2 4 (50.00%) RHCA
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Games
3 3 (37.50%) Online Games
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
5 1 (12.50%) Finance

Operations Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
1 5 (62.50%) Private Cloud
2 3 (37.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Line Management
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) RHCE
2 4 (50.00%) RHCA
2 4 (50.00%) RHCSA
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) ZABBIX
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) New Relic
1 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle