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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Operations Engineer
Rank 832 849 868
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 41 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.011% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 7
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
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
101049 94581 101587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.55% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83422 79408 87220
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 £26,539 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +4 20 £50,000 +40.20%
London 0 16 £62,000 +30.52% 1
East of England - 5 £51,500 -
Senior Operations Engineer
UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 42 (58.33%) Linux
2 41 (56.94%) Cisco
3 39 (54.17%) Windows
4 36 (50.00%) Firewall
5 32 (44.44%) VMware
6 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
7 23 (31.94%) Juniper
8 22 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (29.17%) DevOps
10 20 (27.78%) Puppet
11 19 (26.39%) SAN
12 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (22.22%) ITIL
14 15 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (19.44%) Active Directory
15 14 (19.44%) CCNP
15 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
16 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (18.06%) Citrix
16 13 (18.06%) Capacity Planning
17 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (16.67%) NoSQL
17 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (16.67%) Supplier Management
17 12 (16.67%) Fortinet
17 12 (16.67%) Degree
17 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (16.67%) CCNA

Senior Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 10 (13.89%) Apache
2 9 (12.50%) IIS
3 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) CMS
4 2 (2.78%) nginx
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.39%) WordPress
5 1 (1.39%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Office
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
4 1 (1.39%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.00%) Firewall
2 19 (26.39%) SAN
3 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
3 11 (15.28%) DNS
4 9 (12.50%) BGP
4 9 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 7 (9.72%) MPLS
5 7 (9.72%) OSPF
5 7 (9.72%) WAN
6 6 (8.33%) VoIP
7 5 (6.94%) HTTP
7 5 (6.94%) DHCP
7 5 (6.94%) VPN
7 5 (6.94%) VLAN
7 5 (6.94%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (5.56%) SSH
8 4 (5.56%) LDAP
8 4 (5.56%) Junos
9 3 (4.17%) NAS
9 3 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 10 (13.89%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.72%) Firebird
5 6 (8.33%) MySQL
5 6 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.39%) Hudson
2 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.33%) Electronics
3 5 (6.94%) Games
4 2 (2.78%) Advertising
4 2 (2.78%) French Language
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.89%) Over-the-Top Content
2 10 (13.89%) IPTV
2 10 (13.89%) Video on Demand
3 9 (12.50%) Hedge funds
4 5 (6.94%) iPad
4 5 (6.94%) iPhone
4 5 (6.94%) Streaming Video
5 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) Replication
7 1 (1.39%) PKI
7 1 (1.39%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 42 (58.33%) Linux
2 39 (54.17%) Windows
3 25 (34.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (15.28%) UNIX
4 11 (15.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) DevOps
2 16 (22.22%) ITIL
3 15 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (18.06%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (13.89%) Load Balancing
6 10 (13.89%) TDD
6 10 (13.89%) Scrum
7 6 (8.33%) Capacity Management
8 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.17%) ITSM
9 3 (4.17%) Service Management
9 3 (4.17%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.17%) Network Design
10 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) Perl
2 10 (13.89%) Ruby
2 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 9 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 9 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (4.17%) Java
5 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) PHP
5 2 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (19.44%) CCNP
3 12 (16.67%) CCNA
3 12 (16.67%) Degree
4 7 (9.72%) CCIP
5 6 (8.33%) CCDA
5 6 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (6.94%) CCSP
7 2 (2.78%) MCSE
7 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.39%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) COBIT
3 2 (2.78%) QA
3 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (19.44%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.33%) XenApp
3 6 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (1.39%) Varnish
4 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (27.78%) Puppet
2 10 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (13.89%) Nagios
2 10 (13.89%) Opsview
3 4 (5.56%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.39%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (56.94%) Cisco
2 32 (44.44%) VMware
3 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
3 23 (31.94%) Juniper
4 13 (18.06%) Citrix
5 12 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 11 (15.28%) Red Hat
7 9 (12.50%) HP
8 8 (11.11%) Oracle
9 7 (9.72%) F5
10 5 (6.94%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.78%) Bloomberg
12 2 (2.78%) NetApp
12 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.78%) Facebook
12 2 (2.78%) New Relic
13 1 (1.39%) Percona
13 1 (1.39%) Akamai