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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 544 535 599
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +64
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 113 132 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 97 103 79
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Operations Engineer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40483 42761 47201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 35981 38974
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in London

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
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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
City of London +55 28 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Enfield - 1 £22,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £42,500 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 140 (56.91%) Linux
2 87 (35.37%) Puppet
2 87 (35.37%) DevOps
3 85 (34.55%) Windows
4 79 (32.11%) Python
5 75 (30.49%) Cisco
6 66 (26.83%) Firewall
7 65 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (26.42%) Ruby
8 63 (25.61%) VMware
9 62 (25.20%) Opscode Chef
10 58 (23.58%) Finance
11 51 (20.73%) Java
12 49 (19.92%) Bash Shell
13 48 (19.51%) Perl
14 44 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 43 (17.48%) Windows Server
16 42 (17.07%) Configuration Management
17 40 (16.26%) Jenkins
18 39 (15.85%) LAN
19 38 (15.45%) WAN
19 38 (15.45%) Unix
20 37 (15.04%) Amazon AWS
21 36 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
22 35 (14.23%) BGP
22 35 (14.23%) Data Centre
23 34 (13.82%) Git (software)
24 33 (13.41%) Active Directory
24 33 (13.41%) TCP/IP
25 32 (13.01%) Apache

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 32 (13.01%) Apache
1 32 (13.01%) IIS
2 18 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.91%) Node.js
4 15 (6.10%) nginx
5 8 (3.25%) JBoss
5 8 (3.25%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.44%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.03%) Commerce Server
9 4 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.63%) TWiki
10 3 (1.22%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.22%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.22%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.81%) CMS
11 2 (0.81%) Jetty
12 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.41%) Magento
1 1 (0.41%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 37 (15.04%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.88%) Mimecast
3 11 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.07%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (3.66%) IaaS
6 7 (2.85%) GitHub
7 5 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (1.63%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.63%) PaaS
9 3 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.22%) Route 53
10 2 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.81%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.81%) SaaS
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 66 (26.83%) Firewall
2 39 (15.85%) LAN
3 38 (15.45%) WAN
4 35 (14.23%) BGP
5 33 (13.41%) TCP/IP
6 30 (12.20%) SAN
7 29 (11.79%) DNS
7 29 (11.79%) OSPF
8 23 (9.35%) MPLS
9 21 (8.54%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (8.54%) HTTP
10 18 (7.32%) VPN
11 17 (6.91%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (6.10%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (6.10%) Wireshark
13 14 (5.69%) NX-OS
14 13 (5.28%) Multicast
15 12 (4.88%) HSRP
15 12 (4.88%) RTCP
15 12 (4.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.54%) NoSQL
2 19 (7.72%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.32%) MySQL
4 13 (5.28%) Big Data
5 10 (4.07%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.03%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.03%) OLAP
8 5 (2.03%) OLTP
8 5 (2.03%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.03%) Presto
8 5 (2.03%) Redis
9 4 (1.63%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (16.26%) Jenkins
2 34 (13.82%) Git (software)
3 17 (6.91%) Maven
4 14 (5.69%) Vagrant
5 9 (3.66%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (2.85%) Subversion
7 6 (2.44%) GitLab
8 4 (1.63%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.22%) Ant
9 3 (1.22%) JIRA
10 2 (0.81%) GCC
10 2 (0.81%) Hudson
10 2 (0.81%) JConsole
10 2 (0.81%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.41%) Firebug
11 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.41%) NuGet
11 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.41%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (23.58%) Finance
2 23 (9.35%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.50%) Banking
4 9 (3.66%) Retail
5 6 (2.44%) Legal
5 6 (2.44%) Marketing
6 5 (2.03%) Games
6 5 (2.03%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.63%) Publishing
8 3 (1.22%) Advertising
8 3 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.22%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.32%) Web Services
2 14 (5.69%) Middleware
3 13 (5.28%) .NET
3 13 (5.28%) MCollective
4 12 (4.88%) AngularJS
5 9 (3.66%) LAMP
6 8 (3.25%) LEMP Stack
7 7 (2.85%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.85%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (2.85%) RESTful
7 7 (2.85%) WCF
8 6 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (2.03%) Kafka
9 5 (2.03%) Sensu
10 3 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (1.22%) CSS
10 3 (1.22%) HTML
10 3 (1.22%) IBM Integration Bus
10 3 (1.22%) libvirt
11 2 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.23%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.50%) Over-the-Top Content
4 13 (5.28%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.66%) Replication
7 8 (3.25%) Client/Server
7 8 (3.25%) IPTV
8 6 (2.44%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.03%) Fintech
10 4 (1.63%) CMDB
10 4 (1.63%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.63%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.63%) Streaming Video
10 4 (1.63%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.22%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.22%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 140 (56.91%) Linux
2 85 (34.55%) Windows
3 43 (17.48%) Windows Server
4 38 (15.45%) Unix
5 28 (11.38%) CentOS
6 25 (10.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (6.91%) Ubuntu
8 9 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.22%) VMS
10 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.81%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.41%) Android
12 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.41%) Debian
12 1 (0.41%) Solaris
12 1 (0.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (35.37%) DevOps
2 65 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (17.07%) Configuration Management
4 28 (11.38%) ITIL
5 26 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (9.35%) Scrum
7 21 (8.54%) E-Commerce
7 21 (8.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (6.91%) Open Source
9 16 (6.50%) High Availability
9 16 (6.50%) Incident Management
9 16 (6.50%) Security Operations
9 16 (6.50%) TDD
10 15 (6.10%) Low Latency
11 14 (5.69%) Data Centre Operations
12 13 (5.28%) Analytics
12 13 (5.28%) Service Delivery
13 12 (4.88%) BDD
13 12 (4.88%) Microservices
13 12 (4.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 79 (32.11%) Python
2 65 (26.42%) Ruby
3 51 (20.73%) Java
4 49 (19.92%) Bash Shell
5 48 (19.51%) Perl
6 29 (11.79%) PHP
7 23 (9.35%) SQL
8 22 (8.94%) C#
8 22 (8.94%) PowerShell
9 19 (7.72%) JavaScript
10 11 (4.47%) Groovy
11 9 (3.66%) Go
12 7 (2.85%) C++
13 4 (1.63%) Bourne shell
14 3 (1.22%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.41%) C
15 1 (0.41%) Lua
15 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (10.16%) CCNP
3 24 (9.76%) Degree
4 23 (9.35%) CCNA
5 9 (3.66%) MCSE
5 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.44%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.63%) MCSA
8 4 (1.63%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.63%) PMP
9 3 (1.22%) CISSP
9 3 (1.22%) HNC
10 2 (0.81%) NVQ Level 4
11 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.41%) CCIE
11 1 (0.41%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.66%) QA
3 6 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (13.41%) Active Directory
3 21 (8.54%) Docker
4 19 (7.72%) vSphere
5 11 (4.47%) XenApp
5 11 (4.47%) XenServer
6 8 (3.25%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.85%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.44%) NFS
8 6 (2.44%) Varnish
8 6 (2.44%) Xen
9 5 (2.03%) iptables
9 5 (2.03%) KVM
10 4 (1.63%) LXC
10 4 (1.63%) OpenSSH
10 4 (1.63%) Sendmail
10 4 (1.63%) Squid
10 4 (1.63%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.63%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.81%) Samba
Systems Management
1 87 (35.37%) Puppet
2 62 (25.20%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (11.79%) Ansible
4 15 (6.10%) Graphite
5 12 (4.88%) Nessus
5 12 (4.88%) Nmap
6 11 (4.47%) Nagios
7 10 (4.07%) SCCM
7 10 (4.07%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.44%) Terraform
9 5 (2.03%) SCOM
10 4 (1.63%) Cacti
10 4 (1.63%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.63%) Legato
10 4 (1.63%) logstash
10 4 (1.63%) Packer
10 4 (1.63%) Pingdom
10 4 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (1.63%) StatsD
10 4 (1.63%) systemd
Vendors
1 75 (30.49%) Cisco
2 63 (25.61%) VMware
3 31 (12.60%) Citrix
3 31 (12.60%) Microsoft
4 28 (11.38%) HP
5 27 (10.98%) Red Hat
6 24 (9.76%) CheckPoint
7 17 (6.91%) Juniper
8 16 (6.50%) Tripwire
9 13 (5.28%) SolarWinds
10 12 (4.88%) Forcepoint
10 12 (4.88%) LogRhythm
11 11 (4.47%) Oracle
12 9 (3.66%) SaltStack
13 8 (3.25%) AppDynamics
14 7 (2.85%) NetApp
14 7 (2.85%) Splunk
15 5 (2.03%) Dell
15 5 (2.03%) EMC
15 5 (2.03%) Facebook
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