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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Operations Engineer
Rank 872 866 882
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 39 53 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.054% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.056% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 13
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
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% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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
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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 0 16 £55,000 -8.33% 3
South East -25 12 £52,500 +16.66%
Yorkshire +18 8 £50,000 -
East of England +5 3 £45,000 - 1
Senior Operations Engineer
UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 52 (67.53%) Linux
2 38 (49.35%) Cisco
3 35 (45.45%) VMware
4 32 (41.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (38.96%) Firewall
6 29 (37.66%) Microsoft
7 28 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (35.06%) CCNA
8 27 (35.06%) Cisco IOS
8 27 (35.06%) DevOps
8 27 (35.06%) Data Centre
9 25 (32.47%) CCNP
10 24 (31.17%) Python
10 24 (31.17%) F5
11 23 (29.87%) Ruby
11 23 (29.87%) VLAN
12 21 (27.27%) BGP
13 20 (25.97%) CCIP
13 20 (25.97%) CCSP
13 20 (25.97%) VoIP
13 20 (25.97%) WAN
13 20 (25.97%) MPLS
13 20 (25.97%) High Availability
13 20 (25.97%) Presales
14 19 (24.68%) Spanning Tree
14 19 (24.68%) OSPF
14 19 (24.68%) Java
14 19 (24.68%) CCDA
15 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (20.78%) Cisco ASA

Senior Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (10.39%) IIS
2 7 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (3.90%) Node.js
3 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) Jetty
4 2 (2.60%) Lync
4 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.60%) nginx
5 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.30%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.39%) SaaS
3 7 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (9.09%) Google App Engine
3 7 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (9.09%) OpenShift
4 3 (3.90%) Office 365
5 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 30 (38.96%) Firewall
2 27 (35.06%) Cisco IOS
3 23 (29.87%) VLAN
4 21 (27.27%) BGP
5 20 (25.97%) MPLS
5 20 (25.97%) VoIP
5 20 (25.97%) WAN
6 19 (24.68%) OSPF
6 19 (24.68%) Spanning Tree
7 16 (20.78%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (12.99%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (12.99%) Internet
9 6 (7.79%) DHCP
9 6 (7.79%) DNS
10 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
11 4 (5.19%) VPN
12 2 (2.60%) HTTP
12 2 (2.60%) SAN
13 1 (1.30%) IPsec
13 1 (1.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) Big Data
2 11 (14.29%) MySQL
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.90%) Firebird
5 3 (3.90%) Informix
5 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.30%) dBASE
7 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.19%) Vagrant
2 4 (5.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.90%) JIRA
4 2 (2.60%) Hudson
5 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Publishing
2 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Electronics
4 2 (2.60%) Back Office
4 2 (2.60%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) .NET
2 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 7 (9.09%) RESTful
2 7 (9.09%) WCF
3 6 (7.79%) Web Services
4 2 (2.60%) ELK Stack
4 2 (2.60%) LAMP
5 1 (1.30%) HTML
5 1 (1.30%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.06%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.69%) Semantic Web
3 7 (9.09%) EMC VNX
4 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) CMDB
5 2 (2.60%) IBM XIV
5 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) Replication
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 52 (67.53%) Linux
2 11 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.19%) Unix
5 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.60%) Android
6 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.60%) Debian
6 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) DevOps
2 20 (25.97%) High Availability
2 20 (25.97%) Presales
3 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
5 8 (10.39%) ITIL
5 8 (10.39%) Scrum
6 7 (9.09%) API Integration
6 7 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (9.09%) OWASP
6 7 (9.09%) RAD
7 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.90%) Microservices
9 3 (3.90%) Migration
10 2 (2.60%) Analytics
10 2 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) Python
2 23 (29.87%) Ruby
3 19 (24.68%) Java
4 13 (16.88%) Bash Shell
4 13 (16.88%) Perl
5 8 (10.39%) C#
5 8 (10.39%) PowerShell
6 7 (9.09%) PHP
6 7 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (1.30%) Go
7 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (35.06%) CCNA
3 25 (32.47%) CCNP
4 20 (25.97%) CCIP
4 20 (25.97%) CCSP
5 19 (24.68%) CCDA
6 7 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (7.79%) Degree
8 2 (2.60%) MCSE
8 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.30%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (41.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V
2 9 (11.69%) vSphere
3 8 (10.39%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.19%) Firmware
5 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.60%) Docker
6 2 (2.60%) Xen
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (10.39%) Puppet
1 8 (10.39%) SCCM
2 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 7 (9.09%) WSUS
3 6 (7.79%) Salt
4 5 (6.49%) Graphite
5 4 (5.19%) Terraform
6 3 (3.90%) Nagios
7 2 (2.60%) Ansible
7 2 (2.60%) Cacti
7 2 (2.60%) Grafana
7 2 (2.60%) Opsview
8 1 (1.30%) collectd
8 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.30%) Legato
8 1 (1.30%) Netcool
8 1 (1.30%) OpenAM
8 1 (1.30%) SCOM
8 1 (1.30%) StatsD
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) Cisco
2 35 (45.45%) VMware
3 29 (37.66%) Microsoft
4 24 (31.17%) F5
5 11 (14.29%) Oracle
5 11 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 8 (10.39%) EMC
7 7 (9.09%) Google
7 7 (9.09%) Qualys
8 4 (5.19%) HP
8 4 (5.19%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.60%) IBM
9 2 (2.60%) NetApp
9 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.60%) Websense
10 1 (1.30%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.30%) Juniper
10 1 (1.30%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.30%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.30%) Splunk
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