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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 581 733 736
Rank change year-on-year
+152 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 305 121 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 219 109 125
Average salary £41,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £25,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.28% +4.00%
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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 +69 137 £47,500 +35.71% 12
South East +21 76 £37,500 -3.84% 5
East of England +43 43 £40,000 +23.07% 2
South West -4 18 £38,500 -1.28% 1
Yorkshire -26 13 £31,000 +47.61% 1
East Midlands 0 12 £42,500 +70.00% 1
West Midlands -20 4 £33,750 +3.84%
North West -20 1 £27,500 +5.76%
Midlands - 1 - -
Operations Engineer
UK

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 245 (50.00%) Windows
2 241 (49.18%) Linux
3 156 (31.84%) Cisco
4 120 (24.49%) Firewall
5 105 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 102 (20.82%) Puppet
7 101 (20.61%) VMware
8 91 (18.57%) Microsoft
9 90 (18.37%) Apache
9 90 (18.37%) Finance
10 86 (17.55%) MySQL
10 86 (17.55%) Opscode Chef
11 85 (17.35%) TCP/IP
12 82 (16.73%) IIS
12 82 (16.73%) DevOps
13 78 (15.92%) Cisco Certification
14 76 (15.51%) UNIX
15 75 (15.31%) Degree
16 72 (14.69%) ITIL
17 69 (14.08%) Juniper
18 68 (13.88%) SQL Server
19 66 (13.47%) Amazon AWS
20 65 (13.27%) nginx
20 65 (13.27%) SQL
21 63 (12.86%) Jenkins
22 62 (12.65%) CCNA
23 61 (12.45%) HP
23 61 (12.45%) WAN
24 60 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 56 (11.43%) Red Hat

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 90 (18.37%) Apache
2 82 (16.73%) IIS
3 65 (13.27%) nginx
4 37 (7.55%) Apache Solr
5 36 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (5.92%) Tomcat
7 26 (5.31%) MS Exchange
8 21 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (3.47%) WordPress
10 16 (3.27%) Drupal
11 13 (2.65%) OpenStack
11 13 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (2.45%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (1.02%) Lync
15 3 (0.61%) CMS
15 3 (0.61%) Confluence
16 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.41%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 39 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.71%) MS Office
3 7 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.84%) Temenos T24
2 6 (1.22%) RMDS
3 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (13.47%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (9.59%) Cloud Computing
3 42 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (6.33%) IaaS
5 30 (6.12%) PaaS
6 17 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (3.27%) Amazon S3
8 14 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
9 13 (2.65%) SaaS
10 7 (1.43%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.61%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.61%) Office 365
12 2 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (24.49%) Firewall
2 85 (17.35%) TCP/IP
3 61 (12.45%) WAN
4 49 (10.00%) LAN
5 46 (9.39%) DNS
6 31 (6.33%) Ethernet
6 31 (6.33%) SAN
7 29 (5.92%) Internet
8 27 (5.51%) HTTP
9 26 (5.31%) Network Security
10 23 (4.69%) VPN
10 23 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (4.08%) MPLS
12 17 (3.47%) DHCP
12 17 (3.47%) ADSL
12 17 (3.47%) Frame Relay
12 17 (3.47%) Wireless
13 16 (3.27%) Cisco PIX
13 16 (3.27%) BGP
13 16 (3.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (17.55%) MySQL
2 68 (13.88%) SQL Server
3 42 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 22 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (2.65%) RDBMS
6 13 (2.65%) NonStop SQL
7 12 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.22%) Big Data
8 6 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.22%) Firebird
9 4 (0.82%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.61%) DB2
11 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.41%) QlikView
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.20%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 63 (12.86%) Jenkins
2 52 (10.61%) Git (software)
3 48 (9.80%) Subversion
4 44 (8.98%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.61%) JUnit
5 3 (0.61%) Hudson
6 2 (0.41%) JIRA
General
1 90 (18.37%) Finance
2 42 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 37 (7.55%) Banking
4 30 (6.12%) Music Industry
5 24 (4.90%) Retail
6 14 (2.86%) Marketing
7 10 (2.04%) Electronics
8 9 (1.84%) Law
9 7 (1.43%) Publishing
9 7 (1.43%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.43%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.02%) Games
11 4 (0.82%) Japanese Language
11 4 (0.82%) Back Office
11 4 (0.82%) Legal
12 3 (0.61%) Billing
13 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.41%) Advertising
14 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.00%) .NET
2 33 (6.73%) ASP.NET
3 22 (4.49%) Web Services
4 15 (3.06%) Middleware
5 9 (1.84%) LAMP
6 7 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (1.02%) J2EE
8 4 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (0.82%) REST
8 4 (0.82%) RESTful
9 3 (0.61%) Django
9 3 (0.61%) Guice
9 3 (0.61%) Spring
9 3 (0.61%) Play Framework
9 3 (0.61%) Sensu
10 2 (0.41%) Memcached
10 2 (0.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (0.41%) XML
10 2 (0.41%) MSMQ
10 2 (0.41%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.33%) Blackberry
2 18 (3.67%) Computer Science
2 18 (3.67%) Digital Media
3 16 (3.27%) Open Source
4 15 (3.06%) Equities
5 12 (2.45%) Hedge funds
6 9 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.84%) Spread Betting
7 8 (1.63%) Blog
7 8 (1.63%) Clustering
8 5 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.82%) Video on Demand
9 4 (0.82%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.82%) IPTV
9 4 (0.82%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.61%) IVR
11 2 (0.41%) iPad
11 2 (0.41%) Firmware
11 2 (0.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 245 (50.00%) Windows
2 241 (49.18%) Linux
3 105 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (15.51%) UNIX
5 60 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (8.16%) Ubuntu
7 39 (7.96%) Debian
8 37 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (4.49%) CentOS
11 13 (2.65%) Windows 7
12 12 (2.45%) Fedora
13 11 (2.24%) Solaris
14 6 (1.22%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.41%) SELinux
15 2 (0.41%) VMS
15 2 (0.41%) OS/390
15 2 (0.41%) zOS
16 1 (0.20%) AIX
16 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (16.73%) DevOps
2 72 (14.69%) ITIL
3 46 (9.39%) Load Balancing
4 37 (7.55%) E-Commerce
5 36 (7.35%) Capacity Planning
6 34 (6.94%) Change Management
7 32 (6.53%) Build Automation
8 28 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (4.90%) Service Delivery
10 23 (4.69%) Project Management
11 22 (4.49%) Validation
12 21 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
13 20 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
13 20 (4.08%) Capacity Management
13 20 (4.08%) Problem Management
14 19 (3.88%) Configuration Management
14 19 (3.88%) Time Management
15 17 (3.47%) Incident Management
15 17 (3.47%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 65 (13.27%) SQL
2 38 (7.76%) PowerShell
3 30 (6.12%) Java
4 25 (5.10%) Ruby
4 25 (5.10%) Perl
5 24 (4.90%) PHP
6 22 (4.49%) Python
7 21 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 14 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.24%) VBScript
10 9 (1.84%) C#
11 7 (1.43%) JavaScript
12 6 (1.22%) VB
13 3 (0.61%) C
13 3 (0.61%) Scala
14 1 (0.20%) C++
14 1 (0.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 78 (15.92%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (15.31%) Degree
3 62 (12.65%) CCNA
4 34 (6.94%) CCNP
5 24 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (4.49%) MCSE
7 18 (3.67%) CCIP
8 16 (3.27%) MCP
9 15 (3.06%) CCSP
9 15 (3.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (2.45%) Security Cleared
11 9 (1.84%) CCIE
11 9 (1.84%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.22%) MCSA
13 5 (1.02%) VCAP
14 4 (0.82%) CCSE
14 4 (0.82%) CCVP
15 3 (0.61%) CISSP
15 3 (0.61%) JNCIA
16 2 (0.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.76%) SLA
1 38 (7.76%) QA
2 5 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.61%) COBIT
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (10.41%) Varnish
2 49 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (8.37%) Hyper-V
4 38 (7.76%) Active Directory
5 32 (6.53%) Samba
5 32 (6.53%) KVM
6 23 (4.69%) VMware ESX
7 13 (2.65%) vSphere
8 11 (2.24%) XenApp
9 6 (1.22%) Kamailio
10 4 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.82%) XenServer
11 3 (0.61%) Snort
11 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.41%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.20%) Cronacle
13 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.20%) pfSense
13 1 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 102 (20.82%) Puppet
2 86 (17.55%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (9.39%) ZABBIX
4 38 (7.76%) Nagios
5 36 (7.35%) logstash
5 36 (7.35%) Kibana
6 35 (7.14%) StatsD
7 34 (6.94%) HAProxy
8 28 (5.71%) Vagrant
9 22 (4.49%) SCOM
10 14 (2.86%) SCCM
10 14 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (2.45%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (2.04%) Opsview
13 7 (1.43%) Cisco IPCC
13 7 (1.43%) Ansible
14 5 (1.02%) Cacti
14 5 (1.02%) Ganglia
14 5 (1.02%) Pingdom
15 4 (0.82%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 156 (31.84%) Cisco
2 101 (20.61%) VMware
3 91 (18.57%) Microsoft
4 69 (14.08%) Juniper
5 61 (12.45%) HP
6 56 (11.43%) Red Hat
7 48 (9.80%) New Relic
8 40 (8.16%) Dell
8 40 (8.16%) Apple
9 38 (7.76%) Oracle
10 30 (6.12%) Sony
10 30 (6.12%) Toshiba
11 29 (5.92%) SolarWinds
12 23 (4.69%) Citrix
13 19 (3.88%) CheckPoint
14 17 (3.47%) NetApp
15 15 (3.06%) JBoss
16 14 (2.86%) Novell
17 7 (1.43%) Symantec
17 7 (1.43%) Bloomberg
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Bloomberg
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £15000 per annum
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