The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 219 253 268
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 39 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.026% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.027% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 39 2 7
Average salary £31,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7643 7278 8156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.65% 94.62% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6389 6239 6947
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operations Engineer
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Hertfordshire - 22 £27,500 -
Bedfordshire - 7 £48,500 -
Essex - 6 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £32,500 +1.56%
Norfolk - 2 £32,000 -
Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 23 (38.33%) LAN
1 23 (38.33%) WAN
2 21 (35.00%) SQL
2 21 (35.00%) Degree
3 20 (33.33%) Firewall
4 16 (26.67%) Finance
5 15 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 15 (25.00%) Windows
5 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (23.33%) VMware
7 13 (21.67%) Novell
8 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (18.33%) UNIX
9 11 (18.33%) Oracle
10 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 10 (16.67%) Internet
10 10 (16.67%) Validation
11 9 (15.00%) MS Office
11 9 (15.00%) Linux
12 7 (11.67%) IIS
12 7 (11.67%) Intranet
12 7 (11.67%) Telnet
12 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
13 6 (10.00%) Electronics
13 6 (10.00%) Apache
13 6 (10.00%) VoIP
13 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (10.00%) Firebird

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (11.67%) IIS
2 6 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) LAN
1 23 (38.33%) WAN
2 20 (33.33%) Firewall
3 10 (16.67%) Internet
4 7 (11.67%) Intranet
4 7 (11.67%) Telnet
5 6 (10.00%) VoIP
6 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.33%) HTTP
7 2 (3.33%) Network Security
8 1 (1.67%) LTE
8 1 (1.67%) 4G
8 1 (1.67%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.67%) SS7
8 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.67%) Wireless
8 1 (1.67%) GSM
8 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) Firebird
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.00%) Electronics
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.67%) AppFabric
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) IVR
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (18.33%) UNIX
4 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (15.00%) Linux
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Validation
1 10 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (1.67%) Change Management
5 1 (1.67%) Web Development
5 1 (1.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.67%) Time Management
5 1 (1.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.67%) Project Management
5 1 (1.67%) Process Management
5 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (1.67%) BPR
5 1 (1.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.67%) XenApp
4 1 (1.67%) XenServer
4 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.33%) VMware
3 13 (21.67%) Novell
4 11 (18.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) New Relic
6 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) Juniper