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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 243 260 234
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 21 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.097% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.10% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 17
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.92% -5.62%
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
6812 6968 6479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.56% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5574 5644 5248
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 - 10 £30,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -2 4 £50,000 +75.43% 1
Essex -1 3 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +4 2 £42,500 +63.46%
Suffolk - 2 £25,750 -
Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (36.59%) VMware
3 15 (36.59%) Linux
3 15 (36.59%) ITIL
4 13 (31.71%) IIS
4 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
6 11 (26.83%) MCSE
6 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
6 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
7 10 (24.39%) NetApp
7 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
8 9 (21.95%) Driving Licence
8 9 (21.95%) SAN
8 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
8 9 (21.95%) DNS
8 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
9 8 (19.51%) vSphere
9 8 (19.51%) 3PAR
9 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (19.51%) Riverbed
9 8 (19.51%) Security Testing
9 8 (19.51%) HTTP
9 8 (19.51%) MCSA
9 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (31.71%) IIS
2 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
3 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
4 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.32%) Apache
6 2 (4.88%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.95%) DNS
2 9 (21.95%) SAN
3 8 (19.51%) HTTP
4 7 (17.07%) Firewall
5 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.44%) Ethereal
6 1 (2.44%) FirePass
6 1 (2.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.44%) IPsec
6 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.44%) LAN
6 1 (2.44%) Network Security
6 1 (2.44%) SNMP
6 1 (2.44%) SSL
6 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Firebird
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) dBASE
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) French Language
3 2 (4.88%) German Language
3 2 (4.88%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Driving Licence
2 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Linux
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.20%) Unix
6 3 (7.32%) CentOS
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Data Security
3 8 (19.51%) Patch Management
3 8 (19.51%) Security Testing
3 8 (19.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 8 (19.51%) Web Operations
4 7 (17.07%) DevOps
5 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.32%) High Availability
7 2 (4.88%) BCP
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security
7 2 (4.88%) Release Management
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Software Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.44%) Migration
8 1 (2.44%) Network Design
8 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (26.83%) MCSE
3 8 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (19.51%) MCSA
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (12.20%) CCNA
6 3 (7.32%) Degree
6 3 (7.32%) MCP
7 2 (4.88%) CCNP
8 1 (2.44%) AWS Certification
8 1 (2.44%) CCDP
8 1 (2.44%) MCITP
8 1 (2.44%) RHCE
8 1 (2.44%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
4 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (19.51%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) Xen
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
2 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.76%) Ansible
3 4 (9.76%) Salt
4 2 (4.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) VMware
2 10 (24.39%) NetApp
3 8 (19.51%) 3PAR
3 8 (19.51%) EMC
3 8 (19.51%) Riverbed
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.63%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco
6 4 (9.76%) SaltStack
7 3 (7.32%) HP
8 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) Websense
9 1 (2.44%) Avaya
9 1 (2.44%) Dell
9 1 (2.44%) F5
9 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.44%) Zeacom
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