The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 247 234 257
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 7 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.097% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 19
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £31,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Operations Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6887 6356 8187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.31% 96.32% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 5135 7089
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
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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
Bedfordshire +1 3 £33,000 -17.50%
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £28,500 -28.75% 2
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) Oracle
4 10 (28.57%) ITIL
4 10 (28.57%) UNIX
4 10 (28.57%) SMS
4 10 (28.57%) Project Management
4 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (22.86%) Performance Metrics
5 8 (22.86%) Citrix
6 7 (20.00%) Linux
6 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
7 6 (17.14%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (17.14%) 4G
7 6 (17.14%) 3GPP
7 6 (17.14%) VoIP
7 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
7 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
7 6 (17.14%) SS7
7 6 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (17.14%) Wireless
8 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 5 (14.29%) DHCP
8 5 (14.29%) UMTS
8 5 (14.29%) DNS
8 5 (14.29%) SLA

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 5 (14.29%) Lync
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) SMS
2 6 (17.14%) 3GPP
2 6 (17.14%) VoIP
2 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
2 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) SS7
2 6 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (17.14%) Wireless
2 6 (17.14%) 4G
2 6 (17.14%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (14.29%) DHCP
3 5 (14.29%) LTE
3 5 (14.29%) Network Security
3 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) UMTS
3 5 (14.29%) GSM
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) Firebird
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.86%) Performance Metrics
3 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 4 (11.43%) Clustering
5 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) UNIX
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Windows
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
2 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 5 (14.29%) Coaching
3 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Time Management
4 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) Validation
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VBScript
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.43%) XenApp
2 4 (11.43%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Nagios
1 4 (11.43%) Backup Exec
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
1 4 (11.43%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) SAP
4 4 (11.43%) Symantec
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago