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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 244 299 328
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 28 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 18
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £47,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
6735 9981 11864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.12% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 8459 9993
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 18 (45.00%) Cisco
3 17 (42.50%) Firewall
4 13 (32.50%) VMware
4 13 (32.50%) ITIL
5 12 (30.00%) BGP
6 11 (27.50%) SAN
7 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (22.50%) Citrix
8 9 (22.50%) CCNA
8 9 (22.50%) Windows
8 9 (22.50%) LAN
8 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
9 8 (20.00%) WAN
9 8 (20.00%) VPN
9 8 (20.00%) MPLS
9 8 (20.00%) OSPF
9 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (20.00%) XenServer
10 7 (17.50%) HSRP
10 7 (17.50%) DevOps
10 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
10 7 (17.50%) CCNP
10 7 (17.50%) DNS
10 7 (17.50%) RTCP
10 7 (17.50%) VRRP
11 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (15.00%) HTTP
11 6 (15.00%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 5 (12.50%) Apache
1 5 (12.50%) Commerce Server
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) nginx
3 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) JBoss
4 2 (5.00%) Node.js
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) GitHub
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Firewall
2 12 (30.00%) BGP
3 11 (27.50%) SAN
4 9 (22.50%) LAN
5 8 (20.00%) MPLS
5 8 (20.00%) OSPF
5 8 (20.00%) VPN
5 8 (20.00%) WAN
6 7 (17.50%) DNS
6 7 (17.50%) HSRP
6 7 (17.50%) RTCP
6 7 (17.50%) VRRP
7 6 (15.00%) HTTP
8 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (12.50%) VLAN
9 4 (10.00%) EIGRP
10 3 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (7.50%) Multicast
10 3 (7.50%) NX-OS
10 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Ant
2 1 (2.50%) GCC
2 1 (2.50%) GitLab
2 1 (2.50%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.50%) NuGet
2 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Ajax
1 2 (5.00%) CSS
1 2 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (5.00%) HTML
1 2 (5.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
1 2 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) LAMP
2 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) Velocity
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.50%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.50%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
2 3 (7.50%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.00%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.50%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.50%) IPTV
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
5 2 (5.00%) CentOS
5 2 (5.00%) VMS
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (17.50%) DevOps
4 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.00%) Low Latency
5 5 (12.50%) Analytics
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Data Centre Operations
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.50%) ITSM
7 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.50%) Workflow
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Microservices
8 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Perl
2 5 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) Python
3 4 (10.00%) Ruby
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) PHP
4 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.00%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (22.50%) CCNA
3 7 (17.50%) CCNP
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (7.50%) MCSA
6 3 (7.50%) MCSE
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (20.00%) XenServer
2 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.00%) vSphere
5 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.00%) NFS
7 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Ansible
2 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.50%) Fluentd
4 1 (2.50%) Grafana
4 1 (2.50%) Graphite
4 1 (2.50%) Kibana
4 1 (2.50%) StatsD
4 1 (2.50%) Terraform
4 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco
2 13 (32.50%) VMware
3 9 (22.50%) Citrix
4 5 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (10.00%) Juniper
5 4 (10.00%) Veeam
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.00%) IBM
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.50%) Adobe
8 1 (2.50%) Akamai
8 1 (2.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.50%) F5
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.50%) Splunk
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