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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 131 129 134
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.27% 0.23% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.24% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £41,500 £23,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.43% -48.31%
UK excluding London average salary £38,069 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.13% -13.33%
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
2151 2049 1968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.13% 93.90% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1663 1583 1699
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram 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 22 May 2015. 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 -6 3 £20,500 -10.86% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £48,750 -
Chalfont St Giles 0 1 - -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) UNIX
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) SLA
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (26.67%) Service Management
7 4 (26.67%) User Experience
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) Perl
8 2 (13.33%) Python
8 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (13.33%) JIRA
8 2 (13.33%) Puppet
8 2 (13.33%) Splunk
8 2 (13.33%) Campaign Management
8 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
9 1 (6.67%) SIEM
9 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Campaign Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CEH
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) GCIA
1 1 (6.67%) GCIH
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (6.67%) Qualys
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
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