The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 173 138 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 11 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 0
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3576 2424 2395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.31% 95.43% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2839 1852 1956
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operations Engineer
West Yorkshire

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 28 July 2014.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (40.00%) CCNP
5 7 (35.00%) SLA
5 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) CCNA
7 5 (25.00%) VCAP
7 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) CCIE
7 5 (25.00%) MCP
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) IIS
7 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Change Management
8 4 (20.00%) Firewall
8 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (20.00%) MCSE
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.00%) DHCP
9 3 (15.00%) CCIP
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) MS Office

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Confluence
4 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.00%) PuTTY
3 2 (10.00%) SecureCRT
3 2 (10.00%) SSH
3 2 (10.00%) MPLS
3 2 (10.00%) OSPF
3 2 (10.00%) BGP
3 2 (10.00%) Telnet
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Complex Event Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (40.00%) CCNP
2 6 (30.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) VCAP
3 5 (25.00%) CCIE
3 5 (25.00%) MCP
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (20.00%) MCSE
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.00%) CCIP
6 1 (5.00%) CCSP
6 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) F5
3 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
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