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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 487 559 569
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 141 69 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 96 65 67
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £24,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
42753 41632 47612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35655 35019 41251
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 +12 22 £48,750 +17.61% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 - - 1
Westminster - 1 - -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 176 (65.19%) Linux
2 163 (60.37%) Windows
3 94 (34.81%) Cisco
3 94 (34.81%) Puppet
4 79 (29.26%) Apache
5 75 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
6 73 (27.04%) DevOps
7 70 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
7 70 (25.93%) Finance
8 69 (25.56%) MySQL
9 66 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 64 (23.70%) IIS
11 63 (23.33%) SQL Server
12 62 (22.96%) nginx
13 61 (22.59%) HP
14 57 (21.11%) Juniper
15 55 (20.37%) Jenkins
16 54 (20.00%) Firewall
16 54 (20.00%) .NET
17 53 (19.63%) TCP/IP
18 50 (18.52%) TeamCity
19 49 (18.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 49 (18.15%) Degree
20 48 (17.78%) Red Hat
20 48 (17.78%) Git (software)
21 47 (17.41%) Varnish
21 47 (17.41%) New Relic
21 47 (17.41%) VMware
22 46 (17.04%) ZABBIX
22 46 (17.04%) Microsoft Azure

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 79 (29.26%) Apache
2 64 (23.70%) IIS
3 62 (22.96%) nginx
4 35 (12.96%) Apache Solr
5 34 (12.59%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (6.30%) Tomcat
7 15 (5.56%) WordPress
8 14 (5.19%) Drupal
9 7 (2.59%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.11%) CMS
11 2 (0.74%) Confluence
12 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.37%) Node.js
12 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (4.07%) MS Office
2 9 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) RMDS
1 6 (2.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 70 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (17.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (15.56%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (11.48%) PaaS
4 31 (11.48%) IaaS
5 14 (5.19%) Amazon ELB
5 14 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (5.19%) Amazon S3
6 10 (3.70%) Rackspace Cloud
7 8 (2.96%) SaaS
8 1 (0.37%) Office 365
8 1 (0.37%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 54 (20.00%) Firewall
2 53 (19.63%) TCP/IP
3 28 (10.37%) LAN
4 27 (10.00%) DNS
5 23 (8.52%) WAN
6 18 (6.67%) Internet
7 16 (5.93%) HTTP
8 15 (5.56%) SAN
9 14 (5.19%) IPv6
9 14 (5.19%) SSL
9 14 (5.19%) iSCSI
9 14 (5.19%) Multicast
10 10 (3.70%) SNMP
11 9 (3.33%) BGP
11 9 (3.33%) IP Telephony
12 8 (2.96%) Junos
13 7 (2.59%) MGCP
13 7 (2.59%) H.323
13 7 (2.59%) Wireless
13 7 (2.59%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (25.56%) MySQL
2 63 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 45 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 14 (5.19%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (4.81%) NonStop SQL
5 13 (4.81%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (3.33%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.48%) Big Data
10 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.37%) HBase
10 1 (0.37%) Redis
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.37%) QlikView
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.37%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 55 (20.37%) Jenkins
2 50 (18.52%) TeamCity
3 48 (17.78%) Git (software)
4 37 (13.70%) Subversion
5 4 (1.48%) Hudson
6 1 (0.37%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.37%) Maven
6 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 70 (25.93%) Finance
2 38 (14.07%) Banking
3 31 (11.48%) Music Industry
4 19 (7.04%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.56%) Marketing
6 13 (4.81%) Retail
7 10 (3.70%) Publishing
8 7 (2.59%) Games
8 7 (2.59%) Retail Banking
9 6 (2.22%) Law
9 6 (2.22%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.48%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.74%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.37%) Back Office
12 1 (0.37%) Legal
12 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (20.00%) .NET
2 33 (12.22%) ASP.NET
3 23 (8.52%) Web Services
4 14 (5.19%) LAMP
5 12 (4.44%) Middleware
6 6 (2.22%) J2EE
7 3 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.11%) RESTful
7 3 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (0.74%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.37%) COM
9 1 (0.37%) XML
9 1 (0.37%) XSD
9 1 (0.37%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.85%) Blackberry
2 29 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.78%) Digital Media
4 19 (7.04%) Equities
5 16 (5.93%) Open Source
6 14 (5.19%) Hedge funds
7 11 (4.07%) Blog
8 9 (3.33%) Video on Demand
8 9 (3.33%) Spread Betting
8 9 (3.33%) IPTV
8 9 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (1.85%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (1.85%) iPad
10 4 (1.48%) Streaming Video
10 4 (1.48%) iPhone
11 3 (1.11%) Clustering
11 3 (1.11%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.74%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 176 (65.19%) Linux
2 163 (60.37%) Windows
3 66 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (18.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (16.30%) UNIX
6 38 (14.07%) Ubuntu
7 34 (12.59%) Debian
8 22 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (7.78%) CentOS
10 12 (4.44%) Fedora
11 6 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.48%) Solaris
13 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (27.04%) DevOps
2 37 (13.70%) Load Balancing
3 35 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (12.22%) Build Automation
5 31 (11.48%) ITIL
6 28 (10.37%) Capacity Planning
7 23 (8.52%) E-Commerce
8 21 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
10 18 (6.67%) Change Management
11 14 (5.19%) Problem Management
11 14 (5.19%) Time Management
12 13 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (4.81%) Capacity Management
12 13 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (4.44%) Data Protection
13 12 (4.44%) Scrum
13 12 (4.44%) Validation
14 10 (3.70%) Project Management
15 9 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.22%) PowerShell
2 26 (9.63%) Ruby
3 24 (8.89%) Java
4 23 (8.52%) Bash Shell
5 22 (8.15%) Perl
6 18 (6.67%) PHP
7 15 (5.56%) Python
8 13 (4.81%) Shell Script
9 11 (4.07%) VBScript
10 9 (3.33%) JavaScript
10 9 (3.33%) C#
11 6 (2.22%) VB
11 6 (2.22%) SQL
12 1 (0.37%) C++
12 1 (0.37%) Groovy
12 1 (0.37%) Golang
12 1 (0.37%) Scala
12 1 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (18.15%) Degree
2 28 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (7.04%) CCNA
4 9 (3.33%) MCP
4 9 (3.33%) MCSE
4 9 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.96%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.59%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.22%) CCNP
8 4 (1.48%) CCIE
9 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.74%) CCVP
9 2 (0.74%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.37%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.37%) CCSE
10 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.37%) CCSA
10 1 (0.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (14.44%) QA
2 20 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (17.41%) Varnish
2 33 (12.22%) Samba
2 33 (12.22%) KVM
3 17 (6.30%) VMware ESX
4 15 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (3.70%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.48%) vSphere
7 3 (1.11%) Docker
8 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.37%) pfSense
8 1 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 94 (34.81%) Puppet
2 75 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (17.04%) ZABBIX
4 35 (12.96%) HAProxy
5 34 (12.59%) Nagios
5 34 (12.59%) logstash
5 34 (12.59%) Kibana
6 33 (12.22%) StatsD
7 19 (7.04%) Vagrant
8 12 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
10 9 (3.33%) Opsview
11 8 (2.96%) Pingdom
12 5 (1.85%) Cisco IPCC
13 3 (1.11%) SCOM
13 3 (1.11%) Capistrano
14 2 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
14 2 (0.74%) SCCM
14 2 (0.74%) Ganglia
15 1 (0.37%) Munin
Vendors
1 94 (34.81%) Cisco
2 61 (22.59%) HP
3 57 (21.11%) Juniper
4 48 (17.78%) Red Hat
5 47 (17.41%) VMware
5 47 (17.41%) New Relic
6 43 (15.93%) Apple
7 37 (13.70%) Dell
8 36 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 31 (11.48%) Sony
9 31 (11.48%) Toshiba
10 14 (5.19%) NetApp
10 14 (5.19%) Oracle
11 11 (4.07%) JBoss
11 11 (4.07%) Citrix
12 9 (3.33%) CheckPoint
13 8 (2.96%) Incapsula
14 7 (2.59%) SolarWinds
14 7 (2.59%) Akamai
14 7 (2.59%) Bloomberg
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benifits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + benefits (flexible hrs) and 27 days holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago