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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 623 680 750
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +70
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 292 253 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 231 200 130
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,250 £61,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +30 133 £55,000 +29.41% 10
South East -17 73 £47,500 +23.37% 6
Yorkshire +30 35 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East of England +11 20 £36,250 +27.19% 2
South West +2 15 £32,000 -36.00% 1
East Midlands +11 9 £33,750 -25.00%
West Midlands -13 4 £35,000 +45.83% 6
North West +23 3 £32,500 -16.66% 2
Operations Engineer
UK

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 255 (46.45%) Linux
2 180 (32.79%) Windows
3 172 (31.33%) Cisco
4 162 (29.51%) VMware
5 155 (28.23%) Firewall
5 155 (28.23%) DevOps
6 120 (21.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 118 (21.49%) ITIL
8 117 (21.31%) Python
9 112 (20.40%) Microsoft
10 109 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
11 105 (19.13%) Finance
12 99 (18.03%) Puppet
13 97 (17.67%) Cisco Certification
13 97 (17.67%) Ruby
14 89 (16.21%) Java
14 89 (16.21%) Windows Server
15 85 (15.48%) TCP/IP
15 85 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
16 80 (14.57%) Data Centre
17 78 (14.21%) CCNA
18 74 (13.48%) Bash Shell
19 73 (13.30%) Active Directory
19 73 (13.30%) CCNP
19 73 (13.30%) Perl
20 72 (13.11%) Configuration Management
21 70 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
22 69 (12.57%) IIS
22 69 (12.57%) WAN
23 68 (12.39%) BGP

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 69 (12.57%) IIS
2 48 (8.74%) Apache
3 47 (8.56%) MS Exchange
4 36 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (4.37%) Tomcat
6 22 (4.01%) Node.js
7 16 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (2.91%) SharePoint
8 15 (2.73%) nginx
9 14 (2.55%) OpenStack
10 12 (2.19%) Confluence
11 11 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (2.00%) JBoss
12 10 (1.82%) Skype for Business
13 9 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (1.46%) CMS
15 7 (1.28%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
16 4 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 38 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.36%) Magento
2 1 (0.18%) assyst
2 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 85 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (5.83%) SaaS
4 17 (3.10%) PaaS
5 15 (2.73%) OpenShift
6 11 (2.00%) Office 365
7 10 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (1.64%) GitHub
8 9 (1.64%) Mimecast
9 7 (1.28%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.28%) Google App Engine
9 7 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (1.28%) IaaS
10 6 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.73%) Route 53
12 3 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.55%) Heroku
13 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (28.23%) Firewall
2 85 (15.48%) TCP/IP
3 69 (12.57%) WAN
4 68 (12.39%) BGP
5 67 (12.20%) DNS
6 61 (11.11%) OSPF
7 59 (10.75%) MPLS
8 52 (9.47%) Cisco IOS
9 46 (8.38%) SAN
9 46 (8.38%) VPN
10 44 (8.01%) LAN
11 42 (7.65%) VoIP
12 41 (7.47%) Cisco ASA
12 41 (7.47%) Network Security
13 40 (7.29%) HTTP
14 34 (6.19%) Cisco Nexus
14 34 (6.19%) DHCP
14 34 (6.19%) Internet
15 32 (5.83%) VLAN
16 22 (4.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.92%) MySQL
3 33 (6.01%) NoSQL
4 32 (5.83%) Big Data
5 31 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (2.55%) Hadoop
9 11 (2.00%) MongoDB
9 11 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.82%) Redis
11 9 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.46%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.73%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.73%) Firebird
15 3 (0.55%) Informix
16 2 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
16 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (9.29%) Jenkins
2 46 (8.38%) Git (software)
3 23 (4.19%) Maven
4 21 (3.83%) JIRA
5 18 (3.28%) Vagrant
6 12 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (2.19%) Selenium
7 11 (2.00%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (1.64%) Appium
8 9 (1.64%) Mocha
8 9 (1.64%) SonarQube
9 8 (1.46%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.28%) Subversion
11 6 (1.09%) GitLab
11 6 (1.09%) Hudson
12 5 (0.91%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.73%) Bugzilla
14 3 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 105 (19.13%) Finance
2 35 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.19%) Banking
4 22 (4.01%) Retail
5 8 (1.46%) Retail Banking
6 7 (1.28%) Law
6 7 (1.28%) Publishing
7 6 (1.09%) Back Office
7 6 (1.09%) Legal
8 5 (0.91%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.73%) Advertising
9 4 (0.73%) Electronics
9 4 (0.73%) Games
10 3 (0.55%) Local Government
10 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.36%) French Language
11 2 (0.36%) Front Office
11 2 (0.36%) German Language
11 2 (0.36%) Marketing
11 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (7.47%) Web Services
2 28 (5.10%) .NET
3 22 (4.01%) LAMP
4 16 (2.91%) Middleware
5 15 (2.73%) MCollective
6 12 (2.19%) AngularJS
6 12 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (2.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (2.00%) HTML
8 9 (1.64%) CSS
9 8 (1.46%) JSON
10 7 (1.28%) Kafka
10 7 (1.28%) RESTful
10 7 (1.28%) WCF
10 7 (1.28%) XML
11 6 (1.09%) Ajax
11 6 (1.09%) Memcached
11 6 (1.09%) SOAP
12 5 (0.91%) Flash
13 4 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.57%) Data Centre
2 36 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.28%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.73%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.73%) EMC VNX
5 13 (2.37%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.37%) Over-the-Top Content
6 10 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 10 (1.82%) Driving Licence
6 10 (1.82%) IPTV
6 10 (1.82%) Private Cloud
6 10 (1.82%) Replication
7 9 (1.64%) Semantic Web
8 8 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
8 8 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (1.28%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.09%) Clustering
10 6 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.09%) Fintech
11 5 (0.91%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 255 (46.45%) Linux
2 180 (32.79%) Windows
3 89 (16.21%) Windows Server
4 55 (10.02%) Unix
5 50 (9.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (7.83%) CentOS
7 42 (7.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (5.65%) Ubuntu
9 11 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.55%) AIX
11 3 (0.55%) Debian
11 3 (0.55%) Solaris
11 3 (0.55%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.36%) Android
12 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.36%) VMS
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (28.23%) DevOps
2 118 (21.49%) ITIL
3 109 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (13.11%) Configuration Management
5 51 (9.29%) High Availability
6 49 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (7.83%) Incident Management
8 41 (7.47%) Scrum
9 40 (7.29%) Security Operations
10 30 (5.46%) Change Management
11 29 (5.28%) Information Security
12 24 (4.37%) Capacity Planning
12 24 (4.37%) Continuous Delivery
13 23 (4.19%) Load Balancing
14 21 (3.83%) Presales
15 20 (3.64%) Build Automation
15 20 (3.64%) Mentoring
15 20 (3.64%) Open Source
16 19 (3.46%) SIEM
16 19 (3.46%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 117 (21.31%) Python
2 97 (17.67%) Ruby
3 89 (16.21%) Java
4 74 (13.48%) Bash Shell
5 73 (13.30%) Perl
6 67 (12.20%) PowerShell
7 63 (11.48%) SQL
8 37 (6.74%) C#
9 36 (6.56%) PHP
10 35 (6.38%) JavaScript
11 12 (2.19%) Go
12 8 (1.46%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.09%) C
13 6 (1.09%) Groovy
14 5 (0.91%) C++
15 3 (0.55%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.36%) Jython
17 1 (0.18%) Korn
17 1 (0.18%) PHP 5
17 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 97 (17.67%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (14.21%) CCNA
3 73 (13.30%) CCNP
4 37 (6.74%) Degree
5 35 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
6 32 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (5.65%) MCSE
8 30 (5.46%) Security Cleared
9 27 (4.92%) SC Cleared
10 24 (4.37%) CCIP
11 20 (3.64%) CCSP
12 19 (3.46%) CCDA
12 19 (3.46%) CISSP
13 10 (1.82%) MCSA
14 6 (1.09%) MCP
15 5 (0.91%) MCITP
15 5 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
16 4 (0.73%) CEH
16 4 (0.73%) JNCIA
16 4 (0.73%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.19%) SLA
2 27 (4.92%) QA
3 26 (4.74%) PCI DSS
4 17 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.36%) GPG13
7 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
System Software
1 120 (21.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (13.30%) Active Directory
3 47 (8.56%) Docker
4 40 (7.29%) Hyper-V
5 38 (6.92%) vSphere
6 21 (3.83%) Xen
7 20 (3.64%) VMware ESX
8 12 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (1.64%) XenApp
10 5 (0.91%) Firmware
10 5 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (0.91%) iptables
11 4 (0.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 4 (0.73%) KVM
11 4 (0.73%) LXC
11 4 (0.73%) OpenSSH
11 4 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.73%) Sendmail
11 4 (0.73%) Squid
11 4 (0.73%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 99 (18.03%) Puppet
2 70 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (8.20%) SCCM
4 40 (7.29%) Ansible
5 24 (4.37%) Nagios
6 22 (4.01%) Salt
7 20 (3.64%) Graphite
8 19 (3.46%) WSUS
9 15 (2.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 15 (2.73%) SCOM
10 10 (1.82%) Nessus
10 10 (1.82%) Nmap
10 10 (1.82%) ZABBIX
11 9 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
11 9 (1.64%) RSA enVision
12 8 (1.46%) logstash
13 7 (1.28%) Cacti
13 7 (1.28%) Opsview
14 5 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
14 5 (0.91%) Terraform
Vendors
1 172 (31.33%) Cisco
2 162 (29.51%) VMware
3 112 (20.40%) Microsoft
4 53 (9.65%) Citrix
5 52 (9.47%) Red Hat
6 45 (8.20%) CheckPoint
7 40 (7.29%) F5
8 39 (7.10%) HP
9 37 (6.74%) EMC
10 35 (6.38%) Juniper
11 28 (5.10%) NetApp
12 27 (4.92%) Splunk
13 26 (4.74%) Oracle
14 21 (3.83%) Tripwire
15 20 (3.64%) SolarWinds
16 18 (3.28%) Riverbed
17 15 (2.73%) Qualys
17 15 (2.73%) SaltStack
18 14 (2.55%) 3PAR
18 14 (2.55%) Atlassian
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + £3000 on Call
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £35,000 - £37,500 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, West Midlands, United Kingdom
First Utility
Salary: £35,000 - £37,500 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mint
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits culture
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £33000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Telecom
Salary: £23000.0000 - £28000.0000 per annum + 30% Shift allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Sega Europe
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive Salary & Generous Benefi
Posted: 27 days ago