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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 523 554 559
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 90 104 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 66 64 54
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,069 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.13% -13.33%
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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +33 14 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Croydon - 1 £44,000 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 93 (48.69%) Windows
2 85 (44.50%) Cisco
3 84 (43.98%) Linux
4 64 (33.51%) Finance
5 58 (30.37%) Degree
6 52 (27.23%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (27.23%) Firewall
7 49 (25.65%) Microsoft
8 48 (25.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (21.47%) IIS
10 40 (20.94%) Opscode Chef
11 39 (20.42%) Puppet
11 39 (20.42%) SQL Server
11 39 (20.42%) UNIX
11 39 (20.42%) Nagios
12 35 (18.32%) VMware
13 34 (17.80%) DevOps
14 32 (16.75%) Juniper
15 31 (16.23%) BGP
16 30 (15.71%) Dell
16 30 (15.71%) CCNP
16 30 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
17 29 (15.18%) Citrix
17 29 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (14.66%) Internet
18 28 (14.66%) SLA
19 27 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (13.61%) MS Exchange
21 25 (13.09%) HP
21 25 (13.09%) Windows Server 2012

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 41 (21.47%) IIS
2 26 (13.61%) MS Exchange
3 24 (12.57%) Apache
4 23 (12.04%) SharePoint
4 23 (12.04%) nginx
5 18 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (8.90%) Office Communications Server
6 17 (8.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (8.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (8.90%) Lync
6 17 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (5.76%) Apache Solr
8 10 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.62%) Tomcat
10 4 (2.09%) JBoss
11 3 (1.57%) Node.js
12 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (12.04%) MS Office
2 13 (6.81%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.62%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.95%) SaaS
3 18 (9.42%) PaaS
3 18 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (5.76%) IaaS
5 10 (5.24%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (4.19%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.05%) GitHub
7 2 (1.05%) Office 365
8 1 (0.52%) Route 53
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.52%) Heroku
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 52 (27.23%) Firewall
2 31 (16.23%) BGP
3 28 (14.66%) Internet
4 23 (12.04%) SAN
5 19 (9.95%) VPN
5 19 (9.95%) VoIP
6 17 (8.90%) OSPF
7 15 (7.85%) LAN
7 15 (7.85%) SNMP
7 15 (7.85%) TCP/IP
8 13 (6.81%) DNS
9 12 (6.28%) WAN
9 12 (6.28%) Multicast
10 11 (5.76%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (5.76%) MPLS
11 9 (4.71%) NetScaler
11 9 (4.71%) MRTG
11 9 (4.71%) NX-OS
11 9 (4.71%) IP Telephony
12 8 (4.19%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.95%) MySQL
3 17 (8.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (8.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (7.33%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.47%) TeamCity
3 18 (9.42%) Jenkins
4 14 (7.33%) Subversion
5 4 (2.09%) Maven
6 2 (1.05%) Ant
7 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.52%) Hudson
7 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.52%) Selenium
7 1 (0.52%) JIRA
7 1 (0.52%) NUnit
General
1 64 (33.51%) Finance
2 17 (8.90%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.24%) Automotive
4 6 (3.14%) Retail
5 4 (2.09%) Games
6 3 (1.57%) Banking
7 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.05%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.47%) .NET
2 12 (6.28%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.14%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (2.62%) LAMP
5 3 (1.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.57%) EJB
5 3 (1.57%) Spring
5 3 (1.57%) MooTools
5 3 (1.57%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.05%) HTML
6 2 (1.05%) Web Services
7 1 (0.52%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.52%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (0.52%) CSS
7 1 (0.52%) JSP
7 1 (0.52%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.52%) Middleware
7 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.95%) Clustering
2 16 (8.38%) Open Source
3 15 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (7.33%) Equities
4 14 (7.33%) Mobile App
5 12 (6.28%) Client/Server
6 11 (5.76%) Private Cloud
7 10 (5.24%) Blackberry
7 10 (5.24%) Computer Science
7 10 (5.24%) BBC
8 8 (4.19%) Blog
8 8 (4.19%) Digital Media
9 6 (3.14%) Hedge funds
10 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.09%) CCTV
12 3 (1.57%) EPoS
12 3 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.57%) Replication
13 2 (1.05%) E-Learning
13 2 (1.05%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 93 (48.69%) Windows
2 84 (43.98%) Linux
3 48 (25.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (20.42%) UNIX
5 25 (13.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (8.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (7.85%) Ubuntu
8 14 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (5.76%) Debian
10 7 (3.66%) CentOS
11 4 (2.09%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.57%) Solaris
12 3 (1.57%) VMS
13 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.52%) AIX
14 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.80%) DevOps
2 29 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (12.57%) Problem Management
4 17 (8.90%) Software Deployment
5 14 (7.33%) Low Latency
6 12 (6.28%) E-Commerce
6 12 (6.28%) Content Management
7 10 (5.24%) ITIL
7 10 (5.24%) Build Automation
8 9 (4.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (4.71%) MVC
8 9 (4.71%) Incident Management
8 9 (4.71%) Load Balancing
9 8 (4.19%) Electronic Trading
9 8 (4.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (4.19%) Change Control
9 8 (4.19%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (3.66%) Network Architecture
10 7 (3.66%) Configuration Management
10 7 (3.66%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.95%) JavaScript
1 19 (9.95%) Python
2 18 (9.42%) SQL
3 15 (7.85%) Bash Shell
3 15 (7.85%) Java
4 14 (7.33%) C#
5 13 (6.81%) Perl
6 9 (4.71%) Ruby
7 8 (4.19%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.14%) C++
9 4 (2.09%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.57%) C
10 3 (1.57%) PHP
10 3 (1.57%) VBScript
11 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 58 (30.37%) Degree
2 52 (27.23%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (15.71%) CCNP
4 22 (11.52%) CCNA
5 19 (9.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (9.95%) MCSE
6 17 (8.90%) MCP
7 7 (3.66%) CCSA
8 6 (3.14%) CCSE
9 3 (1.57%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.57%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.52%) HNC
11 1 (0.52%) CCIE
11 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.52%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.66%) SLA
2 23 (12.04%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (12.57%) VMware ESXi
2 24 (12.57%) Active Directory
3 19 (9.95%) vSphere
4 18 (9.42%) XenDesktop
4 18 (9.42%) Hyper-V
5 11 (5.76%) KVM
6 10 (5.24%) Samba
6 10 (5.24%) GlusterFS
6 10 (5.24%) Varnish
7 6 (3.14%) Xen
8 3 (1.57%) XenApp
8 3 (1.57%) XenServer
9 1 (0.52%) Docker
9 1 (0.52%) SRDF
9 1 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 40 (20.94%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (20.42%) Puppet
2 39 (20.42%) Nagios
3 21 (10.99%) ZABBIX
4 19 (9.95%) SCOM
4 19 (9.95%) Graphite
5 17 (8.90%) SCCM
5 17 (8.90%) Opsview
6 12 (6.28%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (5.24%) Kibana
7 10 (5.24%) StatsD
7 10 (5.24%) logstash
7 10 (5.24%) HAProxy
8 9 (4.71%) Cisco UCCX
9 8 (4.19%) Pingdom
10 7 (3.66%) Ansible
10 7 (3.66%) CFEngine
11 6 (3.14%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (2.62%) Cisco IPCC
13 3 (1.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 85 (44.50%) Cisco
2 49 (25.65%) Microsoft
3 35 (18.32%) VMware
4 32 (16.75%) Juniper
5 30 (15.71%) Dell
6 29 (15.18%) Citrix
7 25 (13.09%) HP
8 18 (9.42%) New Relic
9 17 (8.90%) CommVault
9 17 (8.90%) Huawei
9 17 (8.90%) Veeam
10 15 (7.85%) Red Hat
11 13 (6.81%) SolarWinds
11 13 (6.81%) F5
12 10 (5.24%) CheckPoint
13 8 (4.19%) EMC
13 8 (4.19%) Incapsula
14 7 (3.66%) NetApp
15 6 (3.14%) Splunk
16 5 (2.62%) Wyse
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Central London / West End
Metro Bank
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago