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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 166 174 173
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 20 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% 0.20% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.21% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 1
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% +48.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.92% -5.62%
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
3240 3360 3180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.34% 97.99% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2717 2726 2456
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 26 (63.41%) Cisco
2 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 14 (34.15%) Firewall
3 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
4 13 (31.71%) Linux
5 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
5 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
5 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
5 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (26.83%) DNS
6 11 (26.83%) DHCP
7 10 (24.39%) Citrix
7 10 (24.39%) SQL
7 10 (24.39%) Change Management
7 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (21.95%) Incident Management
8 9 (21.95%) Retail
8 9 (21.95%) LAMP
8 9 (21.95%) IIS
8 9 (21.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (19.51%) Service Management
9 8 (19.51%) HP
9 8 (19.51%) NetApp
9 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
9 8 (19.51%) Ruby
9 8 (19.51%) Opscode Chef

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
2 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (21.95%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.83%) DHCP
3 11 (26.83%) DNS
4 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (17.07%) VPN
5 6 (14.63%) Network Security
5 6 (14.63%) WAN
6 5 (12.20%) BGP
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (12.20%) HTTP
6 5 (12.20%) LAN
6 5 (12.20%) MPLS
6 5 (12.20%) OSPF
6 5 (12.20%) SSL
6 5 (12.20%) Wireless
7 4 (9.76%) Internet
7 4 (9.76%) VLAN
8 3 (7.32%) SAN
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (12.20%) Big Data
5 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
5 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
5 4 (9.76%) Redis
6 2 (4.88%) Informix
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (21.95%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Games
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Back Office
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) LAMP
2 4 (9.76%) Memcached
2 4 (9.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.88%) IBM XIV
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Windows
3 4 (9.76%) CentOS
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Change Management
3 9 (21.95%) Incident Management
4 8 (19.51%) Service Management
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Security Operations
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
6 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.76%) Web Operations
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.88%) Open Source
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.88%) Server Patching
8 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) Ruby
3 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
3 6 (14.63%) Python
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.76%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) CCNA
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.20%) CCNP
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
3 4 (9.76%) MCSE
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.76%) Firmware
4 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (14.63%) Graphite
2 6 (14.63%) Opsview
2 6 (14.63%) Salt
3 2 (4.88%) Cacti
3 2 (4.88%) Grafana
3 2 (4.88%) Nagios
3 2 (4.88%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Cisco
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 10 (24.39%) Citrix
4 8 (19.51%) HP
4 8 (19.51%) NetApp
4 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
5 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
6 5 (12.20%) Aruba
6 5 (12.20%) F5
6 5 (12.20%) Juniper
7 4 (9.76%) Riverbed
7 4 (9.76%) Splunk
8 2 (4.88%) IBM
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
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