The first table below looks at the demand for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 23 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 104 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.17% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.17% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1431 1162 1110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.91% 96.19% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 952 737 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operations Engineer
Scotland

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) RHCE
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Cacti
3 1 (25.00%) Munin
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Cacti
2 1 (25.00%) Munin
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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