The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 144 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 5 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.21% 0.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 0
Average salary £43,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Operations Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2310 2377 1999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.45% 95.85% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 1978 1586
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
St Albans -37 1 £43,000 +43.33%
Operations Engineer
East of England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Ciena
3 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) DWDM
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) Remedy
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) SDH
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) Ethernet

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) SDH
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) DWDM
2 5 (38.46%) MPLS
2 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) dBASE
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNA
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (38.46%) SLA
3 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Remedy
3 5 (38.46%) Ciena
4 2 (15.38%) Websense
4 2 (15.38%) SaltStack
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix