The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 163 177 183
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 10 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.084% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.086% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 9
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Operations Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3120 3471 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 97.75% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2516 2751 2915
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (67.74%) Cisco
2 16 (51.61%) Firewall
3 14 (45.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (41.94%) DHCP
4 13 (41.94%) DNS
4 13 (41.94%) CCNA
4 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
5 12 (38.71%) VPN
5 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (35.48%) VLAN
6 11 (35.48%) CCNP
7 10 (32.26%) Linux
7 10 (32.26%) VMware
8 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
9 8 (25.81%) Ruby
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
11 6 (19.35%) Python
11 6 (19.35%) Salt
11 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
11 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
11 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (19.35%) Opsview
11 6 (19.35%) Graphite
12 5 (16.13%) Web Operations
12 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (16.13%) CentOS
12 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) DHCP
2 13 (41.94%) DNS
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
3 12 (38.71%) VPN
4 11 (35.48%) VLAN
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (12.90%) Internet
6 4 (12.90%) LAN
6 4 (12.90%) Network Security
6 4 (12.90%) WAN
7 3 (9.68%) BGP
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (9.68%) MPLS
7 3 (9.68%) OSPF
7 3 (9.68%) Wireless
8 2 (6.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
3 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.90%) Redis
4 3 (9.68%) Big Data
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.45%) Informix
5 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.90%) Games
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) LAMP
1 4 (12.90%) Memcached
1 4 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) IBM XIV
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.13%) CentOS
3 5 (16.13%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Debian
5 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
1 5 (16.13%) Web Operations
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
2 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.68%) Change Management
3 3 (9.68%) DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.45%) Open Source
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) High Availability
5 1 (3.23%) SDLC
5 1 (3.23%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.23%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Ruby
2 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
2 6 (19.35%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) CCNA
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (35.48%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Firmware
2 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (19.35%) Graphite
2 6 (19.35%) Opsview
2 6 (19.35%) Salt
3 2 (6.45%) Cacti
3 2 (6.45%) Grafana
3 2 (6.45%) Nagios
3 2 (6.45%) Packer
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Cisco
2 10 (32.26%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) HP
4 5 (16.13%) NetApp
5 4 (12.90%) F5
5 4 (12.90%) Riverbed
5 4 (12.90%) Splunk
6 3 (9.68%) Aruba
6 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.68%) Juniper
7 2 (6.45%) IBM
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle
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