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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 255 248 252
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 12 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.38% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 9
Average salary £31,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,200 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
6975 7550 8053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.06% 95.57% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5653 6252 6942
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 5 £26,000 -35.00%
Cambridgeshire +15 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Hertfordshire -4 3 £41,500 +44.34%
Norfolk - 1 £42,500 - 1
Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (50.00%) ITIL
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (41.67%) Degree
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Nagios
4 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (29.17%) Dollar Universe
4 7 (29.17%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) Citrix
5 6 (25.00%) MySQL
5 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
6 5 (20.83%) SAP
6 5 (20.83%) HP
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.67%) UNIX
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
8 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (12.50%) Migration
8 3 (12.50%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) SDH
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) DWDM
2 2 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Firebird
2 1 (4.17%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) JVM Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) Nagios
2 7 (29.17%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (8.33%) OPNET
3 2 (8.33%) Cacti
3 2 (8.33%) OpenView
4 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Citrix
2 5 (20.83%) HP
2 5 (20.83%) SAP
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) New Relic
6 1 (4.17%) Websense
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