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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 86 94 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 4 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.63% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.66% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Median salary £50,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.18% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
Operations Engineer
Scotland

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
1086 1504 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.01% 95.43% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 774 949 983
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 4 (57.14%) Data Extraction
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) JBoss
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) CommVault
5 1 (14.29%) Informatica

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Data Extraction
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Squid
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CommVault
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) VMware