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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 274 324 316
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 32 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.15% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.17% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 10
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £37,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
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
9717 11453 11180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.63% 92.43% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8364 9594 9818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 July 2015.

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 July 2015, 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 26 (60.47%) Linux
2 25 (58.14%) Windows
3 18 (41.86%) Finance
4 12 (27.91%) UNIX
4 12 (27.91%) Cisco
5 11 (25.58%) Juniper
6 10 (23.26%) Firewall
6 10 (23.26%) ITIL
7 9 (20.93%) BGP
7 9 (20.93%) Shell Script
7 9 (20.93%) Subversion
7 9 (20.93%) Maven
7 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
7 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
8 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
8 8 (18.60%) MPLS
8 8 (18.60%) JBoss
8 8 (18.60%) Tomcat
9 7 (16.28%) Python
9 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
9 7 (16.28%) Apache
9 7 (16.28%) VMware
9 7 (16.28%) Banking
10 6 (13.95%) JIRA
10 6 (13.95%) Wiki
10 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
10 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
10 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
10 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (13.95%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 8 (18.60%) JBoss
1 8 (18.60%) Tomcat
2 7 (16.28%) Apache
3 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
4 5 (11.63%) IIS
4 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.65%) Drupal
6 1 (2.33%) Lync
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 9 (20.93%) BGP
3 8 (18.60%) MPLS
4 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
5 6 (13.95%) WAN
5 6 (13.95%) LAN
5 6 (13.95%) OSPF
6 5 (11.63%) Internet
6 5 (11.63%) VPN
7 4 (9.30%) SSL
7 4 (9.30%) SAN
7 4 (9.30%) EIGRP
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.98%) Wireless
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (4.65%) Network Security
9 2 (4.65%) VLAN
9 2 (4.65%) HSRP
9 2 (4.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Subversion
1 9 (20.93%) Maven
1 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.95%) Ant
2 6 (13.95%) JIRA
2 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) Artifactory
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
3 7 (16.28%) Banking
4 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 5 (11.63%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Publishing
6 1 (2.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (11.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (6.98%) MooTools
2 3 (6.98%) EJB
2 3 (6.98%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (6.98%) Spring
3 2 (4.65%) LAMP
4 1 (2.33%) J2EE
4 1 (2.33%) JSP
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Wiki
3 5 (11.63%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.30%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.33%) Statistics
6 1 (2.33%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Linux
2 25 (58.14%) Windows
3 12 (27.91%) UNIX
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) CentOS
6 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Service Management
3 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.65%) Change Management
3 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (4.65%) ITSM
4 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.33%) TDD
4 1 (2.33%) Content Management
4 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.33%) Web Development
4 1 (2.33%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.33%) Release Management
4 1 (2.33%) Fault Management
4 1 (2.33%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (2.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) Shell Script
2 7 (16.28%) Python
3 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.95%) C
3 6 (13.95%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.65%) Perl
5 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.95%) CCNP
1 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) CCNA
3 4 (9.30%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.33%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCSA
5 1 (2.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
1 2 (4.65%) Nagios
2 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) OpenNebula
2 1 (2.33%) Graphite
2 1 (2.33%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Cisco
2 11 (25.58%) Juniper
3 7 (16.28%) VMware
4 6 (13.95%) IBM
5 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.30%) Sun
7 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle
7 3 (6.98%) F5
8 2 (4.65%) Splunk
9 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.33%) WorldPay
9 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.33%) Remedy
9 1 (2.33%) Sophos
9 1 (2.33%) Dell
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago