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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 296 296 324
Rank change year-on-year
0 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 22 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 15
Average salary £47,500 £41,450 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.59% -24.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £54,250 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
10663 10863 11830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8999 9536 10851
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014, 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 23 (53.49%) Linux
2 18 (41.86%) Windows
3 15 (34.88%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
5 9 (20.93%) Cisco
6 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
6 8 (18.60%) Java
6 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.95%) WAN
8 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.95%) MS Office
8 6 (13.95%) Bloomberg
8 6 (13.95%) Project Management
8 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.95%) SNMP
8 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (13.95%) DevOps
9 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (11.63%) Puppet
9 5 (11.63%) Open Source
9 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
9 5 (11.63%) Financial Institution
9 5 (11.63%) Banking
9 5 (11.63%) RMDS
9 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
9 5 (11.63%) MPLS
9 5 (11.63%) TIBCO

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (11.63%) Apache
1 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) CMS
2 3 (6.98%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.33%) WordPress
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.98%) SaaS
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.95%) WAN
2 6 (13.95%) SNMP
3 5 (11.63%) MPLS
4 4 (9.30%) BGP
4 4 (9.30%) Firewall
5 3 (6.98%) Wireless
5 3 (6.98%) VPLS
5 3 (6.98%) Internet
5 3 (6.98%) DNS
5 3 (6.98%) LAN
6 2 (4.65%) FTP
6 2 (4.65%) MGCP
6 2 (4.65%) H.323
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.65%) Multicast
7 1 (2.33%) WinSCP
7 1 (2.33%) Network Security
7 1 (2.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
3 3 (6.98%) Big Data
3 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) Hudson
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Financial Institution
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Japanese Language
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.33%) Billing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) RESTful
1 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (6.98%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) J2EE
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.33%) LAMP
3 1 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.63%) Open Source
2 4 (9.30%) Equities
3 3 (6.98%) Blog
3 3 (6.98%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Linux
2 18 (41.86%) Windows
3 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.30%) UNIX
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Project Management
1 6 (13.95%) DevOps
2 4 (9.30%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (9.30%) Migration
2 4 (9.30%) Change Control
3 3 (6.98%) Network Management
3 3 (6.98%) Information Security
3 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.33%) Analytics
5 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.33%) Information Management
5 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.33%) CRM
5 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) Python
3 4 (9.30%) VB
3 4 (9.30%) Ruby
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) Groovy
5 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) CCNA
4 2 (4.65%) CCIE
4 2 (4.65%) CCVP
5 1 (2.33%) CCSE
5 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Varnish
2 1 (2.33%) vSphere
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 4 (9.30%) Nagios
3 3 (6.98%) Capistrano
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Cisco
2 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.95%) Bloomberg
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.63%) TIBCO
4 5 (11.63%) Reuters
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix
6 3 (6.98%) Twitter
6 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.98%) VMware
6 3 (6.98%) Juniper
6 3 (6.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 3 (6.98%) JBoss
7 2 (4.65%) New Relic
7 2 (4.65%) Akamai
8 1 (2.33%) Aruba
8 1 (2.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.33%) Websense
8 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago