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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 533 496 559
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +63
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 98 144 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.33% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 82 88 52
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £67,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +1.92%
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
41405 43906 41833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.16% 93.53% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35392 36667 35123
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +41 38 £47,500 +2.70% 1
Croydon - 1 £42,250 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 107 (54.59%) Linux
2 93 (47.45%) Windows
3 74 (37.76%) Cisco
4 62 (31.63%) Finance
5 55 (28.06%) Firewall
6 53 (27.04%) Juniper
7 51 (26.02%) Puppet
7 51 (26.02%) Data Centre
8 49 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 45 (22.96%) VMware
10 40 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
10 40 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (17.86%) TCP/IP
11 35 (17.86%) DevOps
12 33 (16.84%) Amazon AWS
12 33 (16.84%) Citrix
13 32 (16.33%) UNIX
14 31 (15.82%) Degree
15 30 (15.31%) CCNP
15 30 (15.31%) BGP
16 29 (14.80%) Apache
16 29 (14.80%) Telecoms
16 29 (14.80%) Bash Shell
17 28 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 28 (14.29%) Red Hat
18 27 (13.78%) Python
18 27 (13.78%) ITIL
18 27 (13.78%) SQL Server
18 27 (13.78%) Jenkins
19 26 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (14.80%) Apache
2 26 (13.27%) IIS
3 17 (8.67%) nginx
4 15 (7.65%) Tomcat
5 11 (5.61%) JBoss
5 11 (5.61%) MS Exchange
6 10 (5.10%) Apache Solr
6 10 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (4.08%) Lync
7 8 (4.08%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (3.57%) WebLogic
9 6 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.55%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.53%) Node.js
12 2 (1.02%) Drupal
12 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.55%) Summit
2 2 (1.02%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.51%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 33 (16.84%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.14%) PaaS
4 13 (6.63%) SaaS
5 11 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (5.10%) IaaS
7 8 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.04%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.53%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.02%) GitHub
10 2 (1.02%) Office 365
11 1 (0.51%) Route 53
11 1 (0.51%) Heroku
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 55 (28.06%) Firewall
2 35 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 30 (15.31%) BGP
4 24 (12.24%) VPN
5 18 (9.18%) Internet
5 18 (9.18%) OSPF
6 17 (8.67%) MPLS
6 17 (8.67%) NetScaler
7 16 (8.16%) LAN
8 14 (7.14%) Junos
9 13 (6.63%) iSCSI
9 13 (6.63%) WAN
9 13 (6.63%) EIGRP
10 12 (6.12%) SAN
11 10 (5.10%) DNS
11 10 (5.10%) SSL
11 10 (5.10%) VoIP
11 10 (5.10%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (4.59%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (4.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.27%) MySQL
3 19 (9.69%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.02%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.51%) HBase
8 1 (0.51%) Redis
8 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (13.78%) Jenkins
2 20 (10.20%) Subversion
3 15 (7.65%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.12%) TeamCity
5 10 (5.10%) Maven
6 9 (4.59%) JIRA
7 8 (4.08%) Ant
8 7 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.57%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.02%) Hudson
11 1 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 62 (31.63%) Finance
2 29 (14.80%) Telecoms
3 18 (9.18%) Banking
4 10 (5.10%) Automotive
5 8 (4.08%) Retail
6 7 (3.57%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.04%) Games
7 4 (2.04%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.53%) Law
9 2 (1.02%) Publishing
9 2 (1.02%) Front Office
9 2 (1.02%) Back Office
9 2 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Billing
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.12%) .NET
1 12 (6.12%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (5.61%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.59%) LAMP
4 8 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (4.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 7 (3.57%) Web Services
6 3 (1.53%) EJB
6 3 (1.53%) MooTools
6 3 (1.53%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (1.53%) Spring
6 3 (1.53%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.02%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.02%) Middleware
7 2 (1.02%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.02%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.51%) JSP
8 1 (0.51%) Flash
8 1 (0.51%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 51 (26.02%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.65%) Hedge funds
3 11 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.10%) Blackberry
4 10 (5.10%) BBC
5 7 (3.57%) Wiki
5 7 (3.57%) Clustering
5 7 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.55%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.55%) Replication
7 5 (2.55%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.04%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.53%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.02%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (1.02%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.02%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.51%) Equities
11 1 (0.51%) Statistics
11 1 (0.51%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 107 (54.59%) Linux
2 93 (47.45%) Windows
3 40 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (16.33%) UNIX
5 26 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (7.65%) Ubuntu
7 13 (6.63%) Debian
7 13 (6.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.08%) CentOS
9 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.53%) Solaris
10 3 (1.53%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.53%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.02%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.02%) Android
11 2 (1.02%) AIX
11 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.86%) DevOps
2 27 (13.78%) ITIL
3 19 (9.69%) Change Control
4 17 (8.67%) Configuration Management
5 13 (6.63%) Electronic Trading
6 12 (6.12%) Service Management
7 11 (5.61%) Load Balancing
7 11 (5.61%) Content Management
8 10 (5.10%) Network Architecture
8 10 (5.10%) Build Automation
8 10 (5.10%) Server Building
9 9 (4.59%) Incident Management
9 9 (4.59%) Project Management
10 8 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (4.08%) Low Latency
11 7 (3.57%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.06%) SIEM
12 6 (3.06%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.80%) Bash Shell
2 27 (13.78%) Python
3 26 (13.27%) Java
4 22 (11.22%) Perl
5 19 (9.69%) PowerShell
6 16 (8.16%) Ruby
7 13 (6.63%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.08%) SQL
9 7 (3.57%) PHP
9 7 (3.57%) C
10 5 (2.55%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.53%) C#
12 1 (0.51%) C++
12 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (15.82%) Degree
3 30 (15.31%) CCNP
4 25 (12.76%) CCNA
5 10 (5.10%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.08%) CCSE
7 7 (3.57%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.06%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.55%) MCP
9 5 (2.55%) MCSE
10 3 (1.53%) CCSA
10 3 (1.53%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.02%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.02%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.02%) HNC
12 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.51%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.12%) SLA
2 11 (5.61%) QA
3 9 (4.59%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.67%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (8.16%) Active Directory
4 11 (5.61%) Xen
4 11 (5.61%) GlusterFS
5 10 (5.10%) KVM
5 10 (5.10%) Samba
5 10 (5.10%) Varnish
6 8 (4.08%) Hyper-V
7 7 (3.57%) vSphere
8 6 (3.06%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.04%) XenApp
9 4 (2.04%) XenServer
9 4 (2.04%) NFS
9 4 (2.04%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (1.02%) SRDF
11 2 (1.02%) Docker
12 1 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.51%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 51 (26.02%) Puppet
2 49 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (11.22%) Nagios
4 18 (9.18%) Graphite
5 16 (8.16%) Ansible
6 15 (7.65%) ZABBIX
7 13 (6.63%) StatsD
7 13 (6.63%) CFEngine
8 12 (6.12%) SolarWinds Orion
9 11 (5.61%) HAProxy
10 10 (5.10%) logstash
10 10 (5.10%) Salt
10 10 (5.10%) Kibana
11 7 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (2.55%) SCCM
12 5 (2.55%) SCOM
12 5 (2.55%) Opsview
13 4 (2.04%) Vagrant
14 3 (1.53%) EMC NetWorker
14 3 (1.53%) collectd
Vendors
1 74 (37.76%) Cisco
2 53 (27.04%) Juniper
3 45 (22.96%) VMware
4 33 (16.84%) Citrix
5 28 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 22 (11.22%) Splunk
7 21 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 19 (9.69%) HP
9 17 (8.67%) Dell
9 17 (8.67%) NetApp
10 16 (8.16%) CheckPoint
11 14 (7.14%) IBM
11 14 (7.14%) SolarWinds
12 11 (5.61%) F5
12 11 (5.61%) New Relic
13 9 (4.59%) SaltStack
13 9 (4.59%) Oracle
14 7 (3.57%) Fortinet
14 7 (3.57%) Rackspace
15 6 (3.06%) ArcSight
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000
Posted: 13 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5k shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
South London
TRG
Salary: 30000-36000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago