The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Operations Engineer
Rank 806 846 864
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 45 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.005% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.005% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 35 5 23
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £43,750
Senior 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
93335 91612 99580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78357 74834 86216
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Operations Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Operations Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Senior Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior 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 Senior Operations Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
South East - 29 £40,000 -
London +12 10 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
East of England - 2 £42,500 - 2
North West - 1 £41,000 -
Senior Operations Engineer
UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 58 (67.44%) Cisco
2 50 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 43 (50.00%) VMware
4 42 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (44.19%) Windows
6 31 (36.05%) Firewall
7 29 (33.72%) Linux
7 29 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (29.07%) CCNP
8 25 (29.07%) CCNA
8 25 (29.07%) BGP
9 24 (27.91%) Active Directory
9 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (26.74%) Degree
11 21 (24.42%) MPLS
11 21 (24.42%) OSPF
12 19 (22.09%) VoIP
13 17 (19.77%) CCDA
14 16 (18.60%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (18.60%) VLAN
14 16 (18.60%) CCIP
14 16 (18.60%) CCSP
14 16 (18.60%) WAN
14 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (18.60%) F5
14 16 (18.60%) DevOps
15 15 (17.44%) MCSE
15 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (16.28%) MS Excel

Senior Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.30%) IIS
2 3 (3.49%) Apache
3 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.16%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.16%) nginx
3 1 (1.16%) Lync
3 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.16%) SaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.05%) Firewall
2 25 (29.07%) BGP
3 21 (24.42%) MPLS
3 21 (24.42%) OSPF
4 19 (22.09%) VoIP
5 16 (18.60%) WAN
5 16 (18.60%) VLAN
5 16 (18.60%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
6 9 (10.47%) DNS
7 7 (8.14%) HTTP
7 7 (8.14%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (6.98%) SAN
9 5 (5.81%) FWSM
10 2 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.33%) Multicast
10 2 (2.33%) Wireless
10 2 (2.33%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.33%) SSH
10 2 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
1 10 (11.63%) NoSQL
2 8 (9.30%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.81%) MySQL
4 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.33%) Firebird
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (8.14%) Games
2 5 (5.81%) Back Office
3 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Finance
4 2 (2.33%) French Language
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.12%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.30%) IPTV
3 8 (9.30%) Video on Demand
3 8 (9.30%) Over-the-Top Content
4 7 (8.14%) iPhone
4 7 (8.14%) iPad
4 7 (8.14%) Streaming Video
5 3 (3.49%) CCTV
6 2 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.19%) Windows
2 29 (33.72%) Linux
3 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.14%) UNIX
6 3 (3.49%) VMS
7 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.16%) CentOS
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) DevOps
2 12 (13.95%) ITIL
2 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.79%) Supplier Management
3 11 (12.79%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
4 9 (10.47%) Load Balancing
5 8 (9.30%) Scrum
5 8 (9.30%) TDD
5 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.81%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.49%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.33%) Project Management
8 2 (2.33%) Release Management
8 2 (2.33%) CRM
8 2 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.33%) Time Management
9 1 (1.16%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.16%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) SQL
2 8 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.49%) C
4 3 (3.49%) C++
4 3 (3.49%) VBScript
4 3 (3.49%) Python
5 2 (2.33%) Ruby
5 2 (2.33%) Java
5 2 (2.33%) Perl
5 2 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (29.07%) CCNP
2 25 (29.07%) CCNA
3 23 (26.74%) Degree
4 17 (19.77%) CCDA
5 16 (18.60%) CCSP
5 16 (18.60%) CCIP
6 15 (17.44%) MCSE
6 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.16%) MCT
8 1 (1.16%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (27.91%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.81%) XenApp
3 5 (5.81%) vSphere
4 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) Nagios
1 9 (10.47%) Puppet
2 8 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.30%) Opsview
3 1 (1.16%) SCOM
3 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.16%) MOM
Vendors
1 58 (67.44%) Cisco
2 50 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 43 (50.00%) VMware
4 16 (18.60%) F5
5 13 (15.12%) Citrix
5 13 (15.12%) Juniper
6 12 (13.95%) NetApp
7 11 (12.79%) Fortinet
8 7 (8.14%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (6.98%) CheckPoint
10 5 (5.81%) IronPort
10 5 (5.81%) Oracle
10 5 (5.81%) Websense
11 2 (2.33%) Facebook
11 2 (2.33%) Bloomberg
11 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.16%) Sun
12 1 (1.16%) Dialogic
12 1 (1.16%) Percona
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Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
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