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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Operations Engineer
Rank 813 856 851
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 53 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.008% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.008% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 40 7 18
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.49% -22.77%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
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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
South East +41 32 £40,000 -
London +31 13 £57,500 -4.16% 2
East of England - 4 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £41,000 -
Senior Operations Engineer
UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 60 (63.16%) Cisco
2 47 (49.47%) Microsoft
3 45 (47.37%) Windows
4 44 (46.32%) VMware
5 38 (40.00%) Linux
5 38 (40.00%) Firewall
5 38 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (27.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (24.21%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (24.21%) Active Directory
7 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (23.16%) CCNP
8 22 (23.16%) BGP
8 22 (23.16%) Degree
9 21 (22.11%) CCNA
9 21 (22.11%) DevOps
10 19 (20.00%) Juniper
11 18 (18.95%) MPLS
11 18 (18.95%) OSPF
11 18 (18.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (16.84%) Puppet
13 15 (15.79%) VoIP
13 15 (15.79%) ITIL
14 14 (14.74%) SQL Server
14 14 (14.74%) Citrix
14 14 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (13.68%) Capacity Planning
15 13 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (13.68%) F5
15 13 (13.68%) WAN

Senior Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (11.58%) IIS
2 6 (6.32%) Apache
3 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.05%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.05%) nginx
4 1 (1.05%) Lync
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.05%) SaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.00%) Firewall
2 22 (23.16%) BGP
3 18 (18.95%) MPLS
3 18 (18.95%) OSPF
4 15 (15.79%) VoIP
5 13 (13.68%) WAN
5 13 (13.68%) SAN
6 12 (12.63%) VLAN
6 12 (12.63%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (11.58%) DNS
8 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
9 8 (8.42%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (7.37%) HTTP
11 5 (5.26%) FWSM
12 4 (4.21%) VPN
12 4 (4.21%) iSCSI
13 3 (3.16%) SSH
13 3 (3.16%) DHCP
13 3 (3.16%) LDAP
14 2 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.63%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.26%) MySQL
4 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.26%) Firebird
5 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.53%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (7.37%) Games
2 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.26%) Back Office
4 4 (4.21%) Electronics
5 2 (2.11%) Finance
5 2 (2.11%) French Language
6 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.58%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.53%) IPTV
3 10 (10.53%) Video on Demand
3 10 (10.53%) Over-the-Top Content
4 7 (7.37%) iPad
4 7 (7.37%) iPhone
4 7 (7.37%) Streaming Video
5 4 (4.21%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.11%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.05%) CCTV
8 1 (1.05%) Replication
8 1 (1.05%) Clustering
8 1 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.37%) Windows
2 38 (40.00%) Linux
3 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.58%) UNIX
6 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.05%) CentOS
7 1 (1.05%) VMS
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) DevOps
2 15 (15.79%) ITIL
3 14 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.68%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (12.63%) Supplier Management
6 10 (10.53%) TDD
6 10 (10.53%) Scrum
6 10 (10.53%) Load Balancing
7 9 (9.47%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.32%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.16%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.11%) TOGAF
10 2 (2.11%) Network Design
10 2 (2.11%) CRM
10 2 (2.11%) Project Management
10 2 (2.11%) Service Management
10 2 (2.11%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.63%) SQL
2 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.32%) Ruby
3 6 (6.32%) Perl
4 5 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.16%) Python
5 3 (3.16%) Java
5 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.11%) PHP
7 1 (1.05%) VBScript
7 1 (1.05%) C
7 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (23.16%) CCNP
2 22 (23.16%) Degree
3 21 (22.11%) CCNA
4 13 (13.68%) CCDA
4 13 (13.68%) CCIP
4 13 (13.68%) MCSE
4 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (12.63%) CCSP
6 6 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.05%) MCT
7 1 (1.05%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 2 (2.11%) COBIT
4 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 26 (27.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (24.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.32%) XenApp
3 6 (6.32%) vSphere
4 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (16.84%) Puppet
2 11 (11.58%) Nagios
2 11 (11.58%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (10.53%) Opsview
4 3 (3.16%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.05%) SCOM
5 1 (1.05%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.05%) MOM
Vendors
1 60 (63.16%) Cisco
2 47 (49.47%) Microsoft
3 44 (46.32%) VMware
4 19 (20.00%) Juniper
5 14 (14.74%) Citrix
6 13 (13.68%) F5
7 12 (12.63%) Fortinet
8 10 (10.53%) NetApp
9 8 (8.42%) Oracle
10 7 (7.37%) CheckPoint
10 7 (7.37%) Barracuda Networks
11 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
12 5 (5.26%) IronPort
12 5 (5.26%) Websense
13 4 (4.21%) HP
14 2 (2.11%) Bloomberg
14 2 (2.11%) Facebook
15 1 (1.05%) Sun
15 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds
15 1 (1.05%) Dialogic
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