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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 638 704 728
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 218 186 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 175 130 108
Average salary £41,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,069 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.13% -13.33%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +31 90 £50,000 +11.11% 14
South East +20 48 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East of England +22 29 £35,000 +21.73% 2
South West +9 24 £35,000 +3.87% 1
Yorkshire +5 9 £34,500 -1.42% 1
East Midlands +10 6 £40,000 -5.88%
North West +3 6 £47,500 +90.00% 2
West Midlands -3 5 £31,000 +6.89% 1
Operations Engineer
UK

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 200 (47.96%) Windows
2 184 (44.12%) Cisco
3 167 (40.05%) Linux
4 137 (32.85%) Cisco Certification
5 128 (30.70%) Microsoft
6 105 (25.18%) Firewall
7 98 (23.50%) CCNA
8 92 (22.06%) VMware
9 80 (19.18%) CCNP
10 79 (18.94%) Degree
11 78 (18.71%) Finance
12 75 (17.99%) UNIX
13 67 (16.07%) WAN
14 62 (14.87%) VMware Infrastructure
15 61 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
16 57 (13.67%) MS Excel
16 57 (13.67%) ITIL
17 55 (13.19%) BGP
18 54 (12.95%) Active Directory
19 53 (12.71%) SLA
19 53 (12.71%) Puppet
20 52 (12.47%) SQL
20 52 (12.47%) SQL Server
21 51 (12.23%) Nagios
22 48 (11.51%) Citrix
23 47 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
23 47 (11.27%) Opscode Chef
24 46 (11.03%) DevOps
25 44 (10.55%) IIS
26 43 (10.31%) Juniper

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (10.55%) IIS
2 42 (10.07%) MS Exchange
3 30 (7.19%) Apache
4 29 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (6.24%) SharePoint
6 24 (5.76%) nginx
6 24 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (4.56%) Lync
8 17 (4.08%) Office Communications Server
8 17 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 14 (3.36%) Tomcat
10 11 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (2.64%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.92%) JBoss
12 7 (1.68%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.72%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.72%) Node.js
14 3 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 57 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 34 (8.15%) MS Office
3 5 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.68%) BASE24
2 1 (0.24%) RMDS
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 47 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.76%) SaaS
3 21 (5.04%) PaaS
4 18 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.64%) IaaS
5 11 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.92%) Rackspace Cloud
7 6 (1.44%) Office 365
8 4 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.72%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.48%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.48%) GitHub
10 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.24%) Heroku
11 1 (0.24%) Route 53
11 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 105 (25.18%) Firewall
2 67 (16.07%) WAN
3 55 (13.19%) BGP
4 42 (10.07%) LAN
5 41 (9.83%) VoIP
6 38 (9.11%) TCP/IP
6 38 (9.11%) SAN
7 37 (8.87%) MPLS
7 37 (8.87%) OSPF
8 35 (8.39%) Internet
9 33 (7.91%) VPN
10 32 (7.67%) DNS
11 30 (7.19%) Cisco IOS
12 28 (6.71%) VLAN
13 27 (6.47%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (6.24%) Ethernet
15 24 (5.76%) Network Security
16 20 (4.80%) Frame Relay
16 20 (4.80%) Cisco Nexus
17 19 (4.56%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (12.47%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.35%) MySQL
3 18 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (3.60%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.48%) dBASE
6 2 (0.48%) DB2
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.24%) Redis
7 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.24%) Firebird
7 1 (0.24%) Essbase
7 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (5.52%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.28%) Subversion
3 20 (4.80%) TeamCity
3 20 (4.80%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.44%) Maven
5 5 (1.20%) JIRA
6 4 (0.96%) Ant
7 3 (0.72%) Hudson
8 1 (0.24%) Selenium
8 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.24%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.24%) NUnit
8 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 78 (18.71%) Finance
2 33 (7.91%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.64%) Games
4 10 (2.40%) Automotive
5 7 (1.68%) Retail
6 5 (1.20%) Back Office
6 5 (1.20%) Electronics
6 5 (1.20%) Billing
7 4 (0.96%) Banking
8 2 (0.48%) Law
8 2 (0.48%) Legal
8 2 (0.48%) Advertising
8 2 (0.48%) Publishing
8 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.04%) .NET
2 12 (2.88%) ASP.NET
3 10 (2.40%) Web Services
3 10 (2.40%) CSS
4 6 (1.44%) LAMP
4 6 (1.44%) HTML
4 6 (1.44%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (0.96%) REST
6 3 (0.72%) Spring
6 3 (0.72%) MooTools
6 3 (0.72%) HTML5
6 3 (0.72%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.72%) EJB
6 3 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (0.72%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.48%) Middleware
7 2 (0.48%) Memcached
8 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.24%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.24%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.24%) Management Information System
3 22 (5.28%) Clustering
4 21 (5.04%) Computer Science
4 21 (5.04%) Client/Server
5 17 (4.08%) Open Source
6 14 (3.36%) Equities
6 14 (3.36%) Mobile App
7 13 (3.12%) Blackberry
7 13 (3.12%) Private Cloud
8 11 (2.64%) BBC
9 10 (2.40%) Statistics
10 8 (1.92%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.92%) Blog
11 6 (1.44%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.44%) iSeries
12 4 (0.96%) User Experience
12 4 (0.96%) Replication
12 4 (0.96%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.96%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 200 (47.96%) Windows
2 167 (40.05%) Linux
3 75 (17.99%) UNIX
4 61 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (6.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (3.60%) Ubuntu
9 11 (2.64%) Windows 7
9 11 (2.64%) Debian
10 9 (2.16%) CentOS
11 7 (1.68%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.20%) Android
12 5 (1.20%) Solaris
13 4 (0.96%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.72%) VMS
15 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.24%) AIX
16 1 (0.24%) OS/390
16 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (13.67%) ITIL
2 46 (11.03%) DevOps
3 43 (10.31%) Network Monitoring
4 37 (8.87%) Problem Management
5 35 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (8.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 31 (7.43%) E-Commerce
7 24 (5.76%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (4.56%) Change Management
9 18 (4.32%) Incident Management
10 17 (4.08%) Software Deployment
10 17 (4.08%) Service Delivery
10 17 (4.08%) Configuration Management
11 15 (3.60%) Change Control
11 15 (3.60%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (3.36%) Low Latency
13 13 (3.12%) Mentoring
14 12 (2.88%) Service Management
14 12 (2.88%) Content Management
15 11 (2.64%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (12.47%) SQL
2 31 (7.43%) Java
3 28 (6.71%) Python
4 27 (6.47%) Perl
5 22 (5.28%) JavaScript
6 20 (4.80%) PowerShell
7 19 (4.56%) Bash Shell
8 16 (3.84%) C#
9 14 (3.36%) Shell Script
10 11 (2.64%) Ruby
10 11 (2.64%) PHP
11 6 (1.44%) C++
12 4 (0.96%) VBScript
13 3 (0.72%) C
14 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 137 (32.85%) Cisco Certification
2 98 (23.50%) CCNA
3 80 (19.18%) CCNP
4 79 (18.94%) Degree
5 38 (9.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (8.87%) MCSE
7 21 (5.04%) CCSP
8 20 (4.80%) MCP
9 17 (4.08%) CCDA
10 16 (3.84%) CCIP
11 7 (1.68%) CCSA
12 6 (1.44%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.44%) CCSE
13 5 (1.20%) JNCIA
14 4 (0.96%) A+ Certification
14 4 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.72%) CISSP
16 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
16 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
17 1 (0.24%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.71%) SLA
2 26 (6.24%) QA
3 16 (3.84%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.68%) ISO 8583
4 7 (1.68%) GPG13
5 5 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 62 (14.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (12.95%) Active Directory
3 30 (7.19%) Hyper-V
4 25 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (5.52%) vSphere
6 19 (4.56%) XenDesktop
7 12 (2.88%) Varnish
8 11 (2.64%) XenApp
8 11 (2.64%) KVM
9 10 (2.40%) GlusterFS
9 10 (2.40%) Samba
10 7 (1.68%) Xen
10 7 (1.68%) Squid
11 4 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.72%) XenServer
13 2 (0.48%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.24%) Snort
14 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.24%) SRDF
14 1 (0.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 53 (12.71%) Puppet
2 51 (12.23%) Nagios
3 47 (11.27%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (6.95%) SCOM
5 22 (5.28%) ZABBIX
6 21 (5.04%) SCCM
7 19 (4.56%) Graphite
8 17 (4.08%) Opsview
9 13 (3.12%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (2.64%) logstash
11 10 (2.40%) StatsD
11 10 (2.40%) HAProxy
11 10 (2.40%) Kibana
12 9 (2.16%) Cisco UCCX
12 9 (2.16%) Ansible
13 8 (1.92%) Pingdom
13 8 (1.92%) Dollar Universe
14 7 (1.68%) CFEngine
14 7 (1.68%) SCOrch
15 6 (1.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 184 (44.12%) Cisco
2 128 (30.70%) Microsoft
3 92 (22.06%) VMware
4 48 (11.51%) Citrix
5 43 (10.31%) Juniper
6 41 (9.83%) F5
7 40 (9.59%) Dell
8 38 (9.11%) HP
9 34 (8.15%) CheckPoint
10 24 (5.76%) New Relic
11 23 (5.52%) NetApp
12 19 (4.56%) Red Hat
13 17 (4.08%) Huawei
13 17 (4.08%) Veeam
13 17 (4.08%) CommVault
14 14 (3.36%) SolarWinds
15 12 (2.88%) Splunk
16 11 (2.64%) Oracle
17 9 (2.16%) EMC
17 9 (2.16%) IBM
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Xpertise
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + GREAT BASE + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago