The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 121 113 127
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.23% 0.51% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.54% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Average salary £25,000 £28,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.37%
Operations Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1664 1672 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.13% 95.22% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1320 1435
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe -2 2 - -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SLA
3 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
6 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Server Hardening
6 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (22.22%) SIEM
6 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) DMZ
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless Security
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) CISSP
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) SMTP

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DMZ
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
1 2 (22.22%) SMTP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
3 2 (22.22%) Server Hardening
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) CCSA
1 2 (22.22%) CEH
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) GIAC
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CA
1 1 (11.11%) NetIQ
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds