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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 653 620 727
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +107
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 228 286 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.28% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 172 204 114
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -3.84%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
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 31 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 31 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 +5 105 £48,750 +2.63% 6
South East -14 55 £41,500 +10.66% 2
South West -5 21 £27,750 -28.38% 1
Yorkshire +4 14 £32,500 +4.83% 7
West Midlands 0 11 £30,000 -20.00%
East of England -25 10 £35,000 +9.37% 1
North West 0 6 £52,500 +100.00%
East Midlands -6 5 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Operations Engineer
UK

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 (46.90%) Linux
2 204 (45.13%) Windows
3 166 (36.73%) Cisco
4 122 (26.99%) Cisco Certification
5 114 (25.22%) Data Centre
6 109 (24.12%) Firewall
7 104 (23.01%) Microsoft
8 102 (22.57%) VMware
9 95 (21.02%) CCNA
10 85 (18.81%) UNIX
11 80 (17.70%) Finance
12 79 (17.48%) CCNP
13 78 (17.26%) Puppet
14 77 (17.04%) ITIL
15 73 (16.15%) DevOps
16 72 (15.93%) Opscode Chef
17 71 (15.71%) WAN
18 70 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
19 69 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
20 64 (14.16%) Citrix
21 63 (13.94%) LAN
22 61 (13.50%) TCP/IP
23 58 (12.83%) Degree
24 57 (12.61%) BGP
25 56 (12.39%) Juniper
26 53 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
27 52 (11.50%) Apache
27 52 (11.50%) MySQL
28 49 (10.84%) Root Cause Analysis
28 49 (10.84%) SQL Server

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (11.50%) Apache
2 42 (9.29%) IIS
2 42 (9.29%) MS Exchange
3 33 (7.30%) Tomcat
4 31 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (4.42%) nginx
6 19 (4.20%) WebLogic
6 19 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (3.54%) Apache Solr
8 13 (2.88%) Oracle Coherence
8 13 (2.88%) SharePoint
8 13 (2.88%) JBoss
8 13 (2.88%) WebLogic Portal
9 11 (2.43%) Lync
9 11 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (2.21%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.08%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.66%) Summit
4 2 (0.44%) BASE24
4 2 (0.44%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.22%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 53 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (7.74%) SaaS
3 23 (5.09%) PaaS
4 18 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (3.76%) IaaS
6 13 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.77%) GitHub
8 7 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.33%) Office 365
10 5 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (1.11%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.66%) Google Compute Engine
12 3 (0.66%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.66%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.44%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.44%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 109 (24.12%) Firewall
2 71 (15.71%) WAN
3 63 (13.94%) LAN
4 61 (13.50%) TCP/IP
5 57 (12.61%) BGP
6 44 (9.73%) VPN
7 42 (9.29%) Internet
8 41 (9.07%) MPLS
9 39 (8.63%) OSPF
10 32 (7.08%) VoIP
11 31 (6.86%) DNS
11 31 (6.86%) SAN
12 30 (6.64%) VLAN
13 28 (6.19%) Cisco IOS
13 28 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
14 25 (5.53%) Network Security
15 23 (5.09%) Ethernet
16 22 (4.87%) NetScaler
17 20 (4.42%) Cisco Nexus
18 18 (3.98%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.50%) MySQL
2 49 (10.84%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (4.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 18 (3.98%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.88%) Essbase
6 13 (2.88%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.65%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.99%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.99%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.99%) Big Data
10 3 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.66%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.44%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.44%) DB2
11 2 (0.44%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 26 (5.75%) Jenkins
2 25 (5.53%) Subversion
3 20 (4.42%) Git (software)
4 15 (3.32%) TeamCity
5 10 (2.21%) JIRA
6 9 (1.99%) Maven
7 7 (1.55%) Ant
8 6 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.33%) Artifactory
9 4 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.66%) Hudson
11 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.22%) Selenium
11 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 80 (17.70%) Finance
2 38 (8.41%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.32%) Games
4 13 (2.88%) Banking
4 13 (2.88%) Retail
5 10 (2.21%) Automotive
6 9 (1.99%) Law
7 5 (1.11%) Electronics
7 5 (1.11%) Billing
7 5 (1.11%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.88%) Publishing
9 3 (0.66%) Marketing
10 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 2 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.44%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.42%) Middleware
2 19 (4.20%) Oracle Fusion
2 19 (4.20%) WebCenter
3 18 (3.98%) .NET
4 14 (3.10%) Web Services
5 12 (2.65%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.43%) CSS
6 11 (2.43%) HTML
6 11 (2.43%) FIX Protocol
7 10 (2.21%) LAMP
8 9 (1.99%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (1.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 6 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (1.33%) MCollective
10 4 (0.88%) REST
11 3 (0.66%) FreeSWITCH
11 3 (0.66%) HTML5
11 3 (0.66%) MooTools
11 3 (0.66%) Spring
11 3 (0.66%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 114 (25.22%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.32%) Hedge funds
5 13 (2.88%) Client/Server
5 13 (2.88%) Clustering
6 12 (2.65%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.65%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.43%) BBC
8 9 (1.99%) Statistics
8 9 (1.99%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.99%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.77%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.55%) Equities
11 6 (1.33%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.33%) Wiki
11 6 (1.33%) iSeries
12 5 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 212 (46.90%) Linux
2 204 (45.13%) Windows
3 85 (18.81%) UNIX
4 70 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (9.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (4.65%) Ubuntu
9 15 (3.32%) Debian
9 15 (3.32%) Windows 7
10 10 (2.21%) CentOS
11 8 (1.77%) Android
12 5 (1.11%) Solaris
12 5 (1.11%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.88%) AIX
13 4 (0.88%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.66%) OpenBSD
14 3 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.44%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (17.04%) ITIL
2 73 (16.15%) DevOps
3 49 (10.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 44 (9.73%) Network Monitoring
5 41 (9.07%) Configuration Management
6 33 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (6.86%) Problem Management
7 31 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
8 30 (6.64%) E-Commerce
9 28 (6.19%) Change Control
9 28 (6.19%) Mentoring
10 27 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
11 23 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (4.65%) Change Management
13 18 (3.98%) Service Delivery
13 18 (3.98%) Open Source
14 17 (3.76%) Project Management
15 16 (3.54%) Service Management
16 14 (3.10%) Network Architecture
17 13 (2.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 47 (10.40%) SQL
2 43 (9.51%) Python
3 40 (8.85%) Java
4 36 (7.96%) Perl
5 33 (7.30%) PowerShell
5 33 (7.30%) Bash Shell
6 22 (4.87%) Shell Script
7 19 (4.20%) Ruby
8 18 (3.98%) PHP
9 17 (3.76%) JavaScript
10 8 (1.77%) C#
11 7 (1.55%) C
12 6 (1.33%) Jython
13 4 (0.88%) VB
13 4 (0.88%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.66%) Go
15 2 (0.44%) VBScript
16 1 (0.22%) C++
16 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 122 (26.99%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (21.02%) CCNA
3 79 (17.48%) CCNP
4 58 (12.83%) Degree
5 24 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (5.09%) MCSE
7 18 (3.98%) CCSP
8 14 (3.10%) Security Cleared
9 13 (2.88%) MCP
9 13 (2.88%) CCIP
9 13 (2.88%) CCDA
10 10 (2.21%) CCSE
11 8 (1.77%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.55%) CCSA
12 7 (1.55%) A+ Certification
12 7 (1.55%) CISSP
13 6 (1.33%) SC Cleared
14 4 (0.88%) JNCIA
14 4 (0.88%) Check Point Certification
15 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.73%) SLA
2 19 (4.20%) QA
2 19 (4.20%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.33%) GPG13
4 6 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 69 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (10.40%) Active Directory
3 27 (5.97%) Hyper-V
4 25 (5.53%) Xen
5 21 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (3.32%) vSphere
6 15 (3.32%) XenApp
7 12 (2.65%) XenDesktop
7 12 (2.65%) Varnish
7 12 (2.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 11 (2.43%) KVM
8 11 (2.43%) GlusterFS
9 10 (2.21%) Samba
10 6 (1.33%) Squid
10 6 (1.33%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.88%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.88%) XenServer
12 3 (0.66%) NFS
13 2 (0.44%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 78 (17.26%) Puppet
2 72 (15.93%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (9.96%) Nagios
4 22 (4.87%) SCOM
5 20 (4.42%) ZABBIX
6 18 (3.98%) Ansible
7 17 (3.76%) Graphite
8 15 (3.32%) CFEngine
8 15 (3.32%) SCCM
9 13 (2.88%) SolarWinds Orion
9 13 (2.88%) Salt
10 12 (2.65%) Vagrant
11 11 (2.43%) StatsD
11 11 (2.43%) logstash
12 10 (2.21%) Kibana
12 10 (2.21%) HAProxy
12 10 (2.21%) Opsview
13 9 (1.99%) SCOrch
14 7 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
14 7 (1.55%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 166 (36.73%) Cisco
2 104 (23.01%) Microsoft
3 102 (22.57%) VMware
4 64 (14.16%) Citrix
5 56 (12.39%) Juniper
6 42 (9.29%) CheckPoint
7 40 (8.85%) F5
8 38 (8.41%) HP
9 36 (7.96%) Oracle
10 33 (7.30%) Dell
11 30 (6.64%) Red Hat
12 27 (5.97%) Splunk
13 23 (5.09%) NetApp
14 20 (4.42%) IBM
14 20 (4.42%) New Relic
15 18 (3.98%) SolarWinds
16 10 (2.21%) Huawei
16 10 (2.21%) Veeam
16 10 (2.21%) SaltStack
16 10 (2.21%) CommVault
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Your Golf Travel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Bluetownonline Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago