Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 335 301
Rank change year-on-year +15 -34 +6
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 8 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.079% 0.070% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.078% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
West Midlands median annual salary £56,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.88% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £47,500 £30,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £50,875 £54,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%

Operations Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9007 10237 9539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.84% 89.16% 87.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7281 8000 7868
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Operations Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Management 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Operations Management in the West Midlands

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Management 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wolverhampton - 3 £65,000 -
Birmingham +29 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £49,000 - 1
Coventry - 1 £58,500 -
Operations Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Splunk
4 2 (25.00%) New Relic
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) AppDynamics
4 2 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Presales
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Operations Management
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Head of ICT
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Operations
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Management Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Presales
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) AppDynamics
2 2 (25.00%) New Relic
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp