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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 166 170 144
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 12 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.34% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 5
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
3346 3573 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.87% 97.17% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2830 1878
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 August 2015.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) CCNA
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (40.00%) Games
5 6 (40.00%) Network Security
5 6 (40.00%) UNIX
5 6 (40.00%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (20.00%) CCNP
8 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (20.00%) Debian
8 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (20.00%) F5
9 2 (13.33%) Splunk
9 2 (13.33%) QA
9 2 (13.33%) Patch Management

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) Telnet
5 1 (6.67%) SMTP
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) FTP
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.67%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Debian
3 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) CCIP
4 1 (6.67%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
1 1 (6.67%) logstash
1 1 (6.67%) Graylog
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Splunk
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Spiceworks
6 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
6 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
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