The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Engineer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 85 90 103
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.70% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.74% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1025 1216 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.88% 95.22% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 656 835 848
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Operations Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Operations Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
4 6 (54.55%) Problem Management
4 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) Data Extraction
4 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Service Management
4 6 (54.55%) Change Management
4 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (9.09%) Puppet
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (9.09%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) SCCM

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
1 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (54.55%) Problem Management
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft