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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 134 125 123
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.055% 0.051% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.052% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
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
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (66.67%) MCollective
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) WebCenter
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MCollective
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (66.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Jython
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) VMware