The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank - 133 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £37,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-14.86% +10.44%
Operations Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1920 1782 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.52% 96.01% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1524 1368
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (41.67%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Internet
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (33.33%) nginx
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Subversion
6 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (16.67%) Opsview
7 2 (16.67%) NAS
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
7 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) COBIT
7 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) Vagrant
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Opsview
2 2 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat