The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 253 305 288
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 12 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.13% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 22
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,100 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £64,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
Operations Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) Windows
4 9 (31.03%) BGP
5 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (24.14%) Finance
6 6 (20.69%) Firewall
6 6 (20.69%) Banking
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (20.69%) IIS
6 6 (20.69%) DevOps
7 5 (17.24%) Python
7 5 (17.24%) VPN
7 5 (17.24%) CCNP
7 5 (17.24%) CCNA
7 5 (17.24%) IBM
7 5 (17.24%) Juniper
7 5 (17.24%) OSPF
7 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
7 5 (17.24%) VMware
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
8 4 (13.79%) EIGRP
8 4 (13.79%) MPLS
8 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.79%) DNS
8 4 (13.79%) Apache
8 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
8 4 (13.79%) VoIP
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (20.69%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) Node.js
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.45%) nginx
5 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) GitHub
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) BGP
2 6 (20.69%) Firewall
3 5 (17.24%) OSPF
3 5 (17.24%) VPN
4 4 (13.79%) DNS
4 4 (13.79%) EIGRP
4 4 (13.79%) MPLS
4 4 (13.79%) Multicast
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) VoIP
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (10.34%) HSRP
5 3 (10.34%) RTCP
5 3 (10.34%) VRRP
6 2 (6.90%) HTTP
6 2 (6.90%) LAN
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security
6 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 1 (3.45%) NAS
7 1 (3.45%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.45%) GitLab
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.45%) NuGet
3 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Front Office
5 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.45%) Velocity
3 1 (3.45%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.45%) IPTV
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 2 (6.90%) Unix
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.45%) VMS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) DevOps
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) Low Latency
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) High Availability
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Microservices
4 2 (6.90%) Release Management
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) ITSM
5 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Python
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) CCNA
2 5 (17.24%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) CCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Docker
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (6.90%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
4 1 (3.45%) Salt
4 1 (3.45%) Terraform
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
4 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) IBM
2 5 (17.24%) Juniper
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Blue Coat
3 3 (10.34%) CyberTech
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) Riverbed
4 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Splunk
4 2 (6.90%) Veeam
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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Salary: £45000 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday