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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 523 564 519
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -45
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 89 72 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 76 52 95
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +28 19 £48,500 +21.25% 6
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £37,500 - 1
Hounslow - 3 £35,000 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 135 (59.47%) Windows
2 107 (47.14%) Linux
3 99 (43.61%) Cisco
4 67 (29.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (27.31%) DevOps
6 59 (25.99%) Puppet
6 59 (25.99%) Finance
7 58 (25.55%) SQL Server
8 57 (25.11%) IIS
9 56 (24.67%) Microsoft
10 55 (24.23%) Degree
11 51 (22.47%) Firewall
12 50 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
13 46 (20.26%) HP
14 45 (19.82%) Apache
14 45 (19.82%) Amazon AWS
15 44 (19.38%) VMware
15 44 (19.38%) MySQL
16 41 (18.06%) Juniper
16 41 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 38 (16.74%) .NET
17 38 (16.74%) Cisco Certification
17 38 (16.74%) Microsoft Azure
18 36 (15.86%) TeamCity
19 34 (14.98%) MongoDB
19 34 (14.98%) Nagios
20 33 (14.54%) Dell
20 33 (14.54%) Internet
21 32 (14.10%) Red Hat
22 30 (13.22%) Agile Software Development

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 57 (25.11%) IIS
2 45 (19.82%) Apache
3 29 (12.78%) nginx
4 21 (9.25%) Apache Solr
4 21 (9.25%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (8.37%) MS Exchange
6 18 (7.93%) SharePoint
7 16 (7.05%) Tomcat
8 12 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (4.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (3.96%) Lync
10 9 (3.96%) Office Communications Server
10 9 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (2.20%) JBoss
11 5 (2.20%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.32%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.88%) Node.js
13 2 (0.88%) Confluence
14 1 (0.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (5.73%) MS Office
2 10 (4.41%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 45 (19.82%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (16.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (11.45%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (10.13%) IaaS
5 21 (9.25%) PaaS
6 8 (3.52%) SaaS
7 5 (2.20%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.44%) GitHub
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 51 (22.47%) Firewall
2 33 (14.54%) Internet
3 26 (11.45%) SAN
4 22 (9.69%) TCP/IP
5 20 (8.81%) WAN
5 20 (8.81%) IP Telephony
6 19 (8.37%) SNMP
6 19 (8.37%) DNS
7 18 (7.93%) VoIP
8 16 (7.05%) LAN
8 16 (7.05%) BGP
9 14 (6.17%) MGCP
9 14 (6.17%) H.323
9 14 (6.17%) Multicast
10 11 (4.85%) Cisco IPT
11 8 (3.52%) IPv6
11 8 (3.52%) HTTP
12 7 (3.08%) iSCSI
12 7 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (2.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (25.55%) SQL Server
2 44 (19.38%) MySQL
3 34 (14.98%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.29%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.52%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.08%) NonStop SQL
8 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.44%) HBase
9 1 (0.44%) Redis
9 1 (0.44%) Big Data
9 1 (0.44%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 36 (15.86%) TeamCity
2 30 (13.22%) Jenkins
3 28 (12.33%) Git (software)
4 23 (10.13%) Subversion
5 4 (1.76%) Hudson
6 2 (0.88%) Artifactory
6 2 (0.88%) Maven
7 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 59 (25.99%) Finance
2 27 (11.89%) Banking
3 21 (9.25%) Music Industry
4 13 (5.73%) Publishing
5 11 (4.85%) Games
6 10 (4.41%) Investment Banking
7 9 (3.96%) Retail
7 9 (3.96%) Law
8 7 (3.08%) Marketing
9 6 (2.64%) Back Office
10 5 (2.20%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.88%) Advertising
12 2 (0.88%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.88%) French Language
13 1 (0.44%) Front Office
13 1 (0.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (16.74%) .NET
2 21 (9.25%) ASP.NET
3 17 (7.49%) LAMP
4 5 (2.20%) J2EE
5 4 (1.76%) Web Services
6 1 (0.44%) XML
6 1 (0.44%) XSD
6 1 (0.44%) Middleware
6 1 (0.44%) HTML5
6 1 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (11.01%) Equities
3 24 (10.57%) Digital Media
4 22 (9.69%) Blackberry
5 12 (5.29%) Clustering
6 11 (4.85%) Open Source
6 11 (4.85%) Computer Science
7 10 (4.41%) Video on Demand
7 10 (4.41%) IPTV
7 10 (4.41%) Over-the-Top Content
8 8 (3.52%) Hedge funds
8 8 (3.52%) Management Information System
9 7 (3.08%) Streaming Video
9 7 (3.08%) iPad
9 7 (3.08%) iPhone
10 5 (2.20%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.20%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (1.76%) Blog
12 3 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 135 (59.47%) Windows
2 107 (47.14%) Linux
3 67 (29.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (10.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (10.13%) Ubuntu
6 23 (10.13%) Debian
7 18 (7.93%) UNIX
8 15 (6.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.08%) CentOS
10 4 (1.76%) Solaris
11 3 (1.32%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.88%) AIX
12 2 (0.88%) HPUX
12 2 (0.88%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.44%) Fedora
13 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.31%) DevOps
2 30 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (9.25%) Build Automation
4 17 (7.49%) Load Balancing
5 15 (6.61%) Problem Management
5 15 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (6.61%) E-Commerce
5 15 (6.61%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (5.29%) Electronic Trading
7 12 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (4.41%) TDD
8 10 (4.41%) Scrum
9 9 (3.96%) Software Deployment
9 9 (3.96%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.52%) Network Management
11 7 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (3.08%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.57%) Java
2 21 (9.25%) PowerShell
3 18 (7.93%) Ruby
4 17 (7.49%) Bash Shell
5 16 (7.05%) Python
5 16 (7.05%) Perl
5 16 (7.05%) SQL
6 12 (5.29%) Shell Script
7 8 (3.52%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.08%) PHP
8 7 (3.08%) VB
9 4 (1.76%) VBScript
9 4 (1.76%) C#
10 1 (0.44%) C++
10 1 (0.44%) C
10 1 (0.44%) Groovy
10 1 (0.44%) Scala
10 1 (0.44%) Golang
Qualifications
1 55 (24.23%) Degree
2 38 (16.74%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (7.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (7.93%) MCSE
4 15 (6.61%) CCNA
5 10 (4.41%) MCP
6 9 (3.96%) CCNP
7 5 (2.20%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.32%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.32%) MCITP
9 2 (0.88%) CCIE
10 1 (0.44%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.01%) QA
2 20 (8.81%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (12.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (11.01%) KVM
3 23 (10.13%) Varnish
4 21 (9.25%) Active Directory
4 21 (9.25%) Samba
5 13 (5.73%) vSphere
6 9 (3.96%) Hyper-V
6 9 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (3.96%) Xen
6 9 (3.96%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.76%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.32%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.32%) Docker
8 3 (1.32%) LXC
9 2 (0.88%) Postfix
10 1 (0.44%) XenApp
10 1 (0.44%) XenServer
10 1 (0.44%) pfSense
10 1 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 59 (25.99%) Puppet
2 50 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (14.98%) Nagios
4 29 (12.78%) ZABBIX
5 22 (9.69%) HAProxy
5 22 (9.69%) Kibana
6 21 (9.25%) logstash
6 21 (9.25%) Graphite
6 21 (9.25%) StatsD
7 19 (8.37%) Opsview
8 16 (7.05%) Cisco CUCM
9 14 (6.17%) SCCM
10 13 (5.73%) SCOM
11 7 (3.08%) Cisco IPCC
11 7 (3.08%) Vagrant
11 7 (3.08%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (1.76%) NetBackup
12 4 (1.76%) Pingdom
13 2 (0.88%) Ansible
13 2 (0.88%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 99 (43.61%) Cisco
2 56 (24.67%) Microsoft
3 46 (20.26%) HP
4 44 (19.38%) VMware
5 41 (18.06%) Juniper
6 33 (14.54%) Dell
7 32 (14.10%) Red Hat
8 26 (11.45%) New Relic
9 25 (11.01%) Citrix
10 24 (10.57%) Apple
11 21 (9.25%) Sony
11 21 (9.25%) Toshiba
12 11 (4.85%) BT
12 11 (4.85%) Verint
13 10 (4.41%) SolarWinds
14 9 (3.96%) Veeam
14 9 (3.96%) Huawei
14 9 (3.96%) CommVault
15 8 (3.52%) Oracle
15 8 (3.52%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Over Time
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £46000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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