The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 634 643 723
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +80
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 245 259 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 183 179 113
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
Operations Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in England

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
London 0 110 £50,000 +11.11% 12
South East +16 58 £42,000 +12.00% 3
South West +6 25 £33,750 -10.00%
East of England -2 20 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Yorkshire +5 14 £32,500 +4.83% 1
West Midlands -1 10 £30,000 +3.44%
North West -3 4 £50,000 +100.00%
East Midlands -4 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Operations Engineer
UK

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 212 (47.75%) Linux
2 202 (45.50%) Windows
3 172 (38.74%) Cisco
4 127 (28.60%) Cisco Certification
5 115 (25.90%) Data Centre
6 113 (25.45%) Microsoft
7 107 (24.10%) Firewall
8 98 (22.07%) VMware
9 94 (21.17%) CCNA
10 88 (19.82%) UNIX
11 80 (18.02%) CCNP
12 76 (17.12%) Finance
13 73 (16.44%) WAN
13 73 (16.44%) Puppet
14 70 (15.77%) DevOps
15 69 (15.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 68 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
17 67 (15.09%) ITIL
18 64 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
18 64 (14.41%) Degree
19 58 (13.06%) LAN
19 58 (13.06%) TCP/IP
20 57 (12.84%) BGP
21 56 (12.61%) Citrix
22 55 (12.39%) MS Excel
23 53 (11.94%) SQL Server
23 53 (11.94%) Active Directory
23 53 (11.94%) SLA
23 53 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
24 52 (11.71%) Apache

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 52 (11.71%) Apache
2 47 (10.59%) IIS
3 37 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 30 (6.76%) Tomcat
5 28 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (5.41%) nginx
7 20 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (4.05%) WebLogic
9 17 (3.83%) Apache Solr
10 16 (3.60%) SharePoint
11 13 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (2.93%) Lync
11 13 (2.93%) WebLogic Portal
11 13 (2.93%) Oracle Coherence
11 13 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (2.93%) Office Communications Server
12 11 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (2.48%) JBoss
13 9 (2.03%) WebSphere
14 6 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 55 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.13%) BASE24
4 2 (0.45%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.23%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 53 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (6.76%) SaaS
3 27 (6.08%) PaaS
4 17 (3.83%) IaaS
4 17 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.80%) GitHub
7 7 (1.58%) Rackspace Cloud
8 6 (1.35%) Office 365
8 6 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.90%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.45%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.23%) Heroku
12 1 (0.23%) Route 53
12 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 107 (24.10%) Firewall
2 73 (16.44%) WAN
3 58 (13.06%) TCP/IP
3 58 (13.06%) LAN
4 57 (12.84%) BGP
5 43 (9.68%) MPLS
6 39 (8.78%) OSPF
6 39 (8.78%) Internet
6 39 (8.78%) VPN
7 38 (8.56%) VoIP
8 33 (7.43%) DNS
9 32 (7.21%) Cisco IOS
10 31 (6.98%) SAN
11 30 (6.76%) VLAN
12 27 (6.08%) Cisco ASA
13 25 (5.63%) Ethernet
14 19 (4.28%) Network Security
14 19 (4.28%) NetScaler
14 19 (4.28%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (3.83%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 50 (11.26%) MySQL
3 22 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (4.28%) Oracle BI EE
5 18 (4.05%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (2.93%) Essbase
8 12 (2.70%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.80%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.58%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.58%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.35%) Big Data
12 2 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.45%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.45%) DB2
12 2 (0.45%) dBASE
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (5.86%) Subversion
2 24 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 23 (5.18%) Git (software)
4 19 (4.28%) TeamCity
5 10 (2.25%) Maven
6 9 (2.03%) JIRA
7 8 (1.80%) Ant
8 5 (1.13%) Artifactory
8 5 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.68%) Hudson
11 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.23%) NUnit
11 1 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 76 (17.12%) Finance
2 39 (8.78%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.70%) Games
3 12 (2.70%) Banking
3 12 (2.70%) Retail
4 10 (2.25%) Automotive
5 9 (2.03%) Law
6 5 (1.13%) Electronics
6 5 (1.13%) Billing
7 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.68%) Back Office
8 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Marketing
8 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.95%) .NET
2 20 (4.50%) Middleware
3 19 (4.28%) Oracle Fusion
3 19 (4.28%) WebCenter
4 13 (2.93%) ASP.NET
4 13 (2.93%) Web Services
5 11 (2.48%) CSS
5 11 (2.48%) HTML
6 9 (2.03%) LAMP
6 9 (2.03%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (2.03%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (1.35%) MCollective
8 5 (1.13%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (0.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (0.90%) REST
10 3 (0.68%) MooTools
10 3 (0.68%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.68%) HTML5
10 3 (0.68%) Spring
10 3 (0.68%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 115 (25.90%) Data Centre
2 34 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.05%) Client/Server
5 17 (3.83%) Clustering
6 15 (3.38%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.70%) Blackberry
8 11 (2.48%) BBC
8 11 (2.48%) Hedge funds
9 10 (2.25%) Mobile App
10 9 (2.03%) Private Cloud
10 9 (2.03%) Statistics
11 8 (1.80%) Equities
11 8 (1.80%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.58%) Digital Media
12 7 (1.58%) Blog
13 6 (1.35%) iSeries
13 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (1.13%) Wiki
15 4 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 212 (47.75%) Linux
2 202 (45.50%) Windows
3 88 (19.82%) UNIX
4 64 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (6.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (3.83%) Ubuntu
8 13 (2.93%) Debian
8 13 (2.93%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.03%) CentOS
10 7 (1.58%) Android
11 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.90%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.68%) Solaris
13 2 (0.45%) AIX
13 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.23%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (15.77%) DevOps
2 67 (15.09%) ITIL
3 47 (10.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 44 (9.91%) Network Monitoring
5 36 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 33 (7.43%) E-Commerce
6 33 (7.43%) Problem Management
7 32 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (5.86%) Capacity Planning
9 26 (5.86%) Mentoring
10 23 (5.18%) Open Source
11 22 (4.95%) Change Control
12 21 (4.73%) Service Delivery
13 20 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (4.28%) Change Management
15 17 (3.83%) Service Management
16 15 (3.38%) Incident Management
17 14 (3.15%) Continuous Delivery
18 13 (2.93%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 51 (11.49%) SQL
2 40 (9.01%) Python
3 38 (8.56%) Java
4 37 (8.33%) Perl
5 31 (6.98%) PowerShell
6 29 (6.53%) Bash Shell
7 21 (4.73%) JavaScript
8 18 (4.05%) Shell Script
9 16 (3.60%) C#
9 16 (3.60%) PHP
10 14 (3.15%) Ruby
11 6 (1.35%) Jython
12 5 (1.13%) C
13 4 (0.90%) VB
13 4 (0.90%) C++
14 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.68%) VBScript
15 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.23%) Go
15 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 127 (28.60%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (21.17%) CCNA
3 80 (18.02%) CCNP
4 64 (14.41%) Degree
5 28 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (6.08%) MCSE
7 20 (4.50%) CCSP
8 16 (3.60%) MCP
9 15 (3.38%) CCIP
9 15 (3.38%) CCDA
10 7 (1.58%) CCSA
10 7 (1.58%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.35%) CCSE
11 6 (1.35%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.13%) JNCIA
12 5 (1.13%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.90%) CISSP
14 3 (0.68%) JNCIS
14 3 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (11.94%) SLA
2 26 (5.86%) QA
3 16 (3.60%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.58%) GPG13
5 6 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.13%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 69 (15.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (11.94%) Active Directory
3 27 (6.08%) Hyper-V
4 23 (5.18%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (4.05%) vSphere
5 18 (4.05%) Xen
6 16 (3.60%) XenApp
7 15 (3.38%) XenDesktop
8 12 (2.70%) Varnish
8 12 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 11 (2.48%) KVM
9 11 (2.48%) GlusterFS
10 10 (2.25%) Samba
11 7 (1.58%) Squid
12 6 (1.35%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.90%) XenServer
14 3 (0.68%) NFS
15 2 (0.45%) VMware ESX
16 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 73 (16.44%) Puppet
2 68 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (11.71%) Nagios
4 24 (5.41%) ZABBIX
5 23 (5.18%) SCOM
6 18 (4.05%) Graphite
7 17 (3.83%) SCCM
8 14 (3.15%) Ansible
9 13 (2.93%) Opsview
10 11 (2.48%) logstash
10 11 (2.48%) CFEngine
11 10 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
11 10 (2.25%) StatsD
11 10 (2.25%) HAProxy
11 10 (2.25%) SolarWinds Orion
11 10 (2.25%) Kibana
12 9 (2.03%) Vagrant
13 8 (1.80%) Dollar Universe
14 7 (1.58%) SCOrch
14 7 (1.58%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 172 (38.74%) Cisco
2 113 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 98 (22.07%) VMware
4 56 (12.61%) Citrix
5 50 (11.26%) Juniper
6 42 (9.46%) F5
7 39 (8.78%) HP
8 36 (8.11%) Dell
8 36 (8.11%) CheckPoint
9 35 (7.88%) Oracle
10 26 (5.86%) Red Hat
11 24 (5.41%) New Relic
12 21 (4.73%) NetApp
13 18 (4.05%) Splunk
14 17 (3.83%) IBM
15 15 (3.38%) SolarWinds
16 13 (2.93%) Veeam
16 13 (2.93%) Huawei
16 13 (2.93%) CommVault
17 9 (2.03%) Websense
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farringdon, Hampshire
Your Golf Travel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package + On call
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Chessington
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Farringdon, London, South East, United Kingdom
Your Golf Travel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago