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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 487 556 575
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 137 60 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 82 52 65
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.28% +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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 22 August 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
(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 +3 22 £46,250 +23.33% 5
Canary Wharf - 3 £47,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 165 (69.04%) Linux
2 147 (61.51%) Windows
3 80 (33.47%) Puppet
4 76 (31.80%) Cisco
5 75 (31.38%) Apache
6 70 (29.29%) MySQL
7 65 (27.20%) Opscode Chef
8 64 (26.78%) Amazon AWS
9 62 (25.94%) SQL Server
9 62 (25.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 61 (25.52%) IIS
10 61 (25.52%) nginx
11 59 (24.69%) Finance
12 58 (24.27%) HP
13 56 (23.43%) DevOps
14 54 (22.59%) Juniper
14 54 (22.59%) TCP/IP
15 53 (22.18%) Jenkins
16 51 (21.34%) Varnish
17 49 (20.50%) VMware
17 49 (20.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 48 (20.08%) Degree
19 46 (19.25%) Git (software)
19 46 (19.25%) UNIX
19 46 (19.25%) .NET
20 45 (18.83%) New Relic
21 44 (18.41%) ZABBIX
21 44 (18.41%) Cloud Computing
22 43 (17.99%) TeamCity
22 43 (17.99%) Red Hat

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 75 (31.38%) Apache
2 61 (25.52%) IIS
2 61 (25.52%) nginx
3 37 (15.48%) Apache Solr
4 36 (15.06%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (7.11%) WordPress
6 16 (6.69%) Tomcat
6 16 (6.69%) Drupal
7 6 (2.51%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.26%) CMS
9 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.84%) Confluence
10 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.42%) Jetty
10 1 (0.42%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (4.60%) MS Office
2 9 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.77%) Temenos T24
2 6 (2.51%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 64 (26.78%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (18.41%) Cloud Computing
3 40 (16.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (12.55%) IaaS
4 30 (12.55%) PaaS
5 17 (7.11%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (6.69%) Amazon S3
7 14 (5.86%) Amazon ELB
8 8 (3.35%) SaaS
9 6 (2.51%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (1.26%) CloudFront
10 3 (1.26%) Office 365
11 2 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (22.59%) TCP/IP
2 38 (15.90%) Firewall
3 31 (12.97%) DNS
4 19 (7.95%) LAN
5 16 (6.69%) HTTP
6 15 (6.28%) SAN
7 14 (5.86%) IPv6
7 14 (5.86%) SSL
8 13 (5.44%) WAN
9 12 (5.02%) iSCSI
10 11 (4.60%) Internet
11 9 (3.77%) MPLS
12 8 (3.35%) SNMP
12 8 (3.35%) Junos
13 7 (2.93%) Multicast
14 6 (2.51%) H.323
14 6 (2.51%) MGCP
14 6 (2.51%) BGP
14 6 (2.51%) VPN
14 6 (2.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (29.29%) MySQL
2 62 (25.94%) SQL Server
3 40 (16.74%) MongoDB
4 14 (5.86%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (5.86%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.44%) NonStop SQL
5 13 (5.44%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.09%) Big Data
8 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.67%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.42%) HBase
9 1 (0.42%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.42%) QlikView
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 53 (22.18%) Jenkins
2 46 (19.25%) Git (software)
3 43 (17.99%) TeamCity
4 40 (16.74%) Subversion
5 2 (0.84%) Hudson
6 1 (0.42%) JIRA
General
1 59 (24.69%) Finance
2 37 (15.48%) Banking
3 30 (12.55%) Music Industry
4 20 (8.37%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.60%) Marketing
5 11 (4.60%) Retail
6 7 (2.93%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.93%) Law
6 7 (2.93%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.09%) Publishing
8 3 (1.26%) Games
8 3 (1.26%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.84%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (19.25%) .NET
2 32 (13.39%) ASP.NET
3 21 (8.79%) Web Services
4 12 (5.02%) Middleware
5 7 (2.93%) LAMP
6 5 (2.09%) J2EE
7 4 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (1.67%) RESTful
8 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (0.84%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.84%) Memcached
9 1 (0.42%) XML
9 1 (0.42%) XSD
9 1 (0.42%) COM
9 1 (0.42%) Flash
9 1 (0.42%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.97%) Blackberry
2 16 (6.69%) Digital Media
3 15 (6.28%) Equities
4 12 (5.02%) Hedge funds
5 10 (4.18%) Open Source
6 9 (3.77%) Spread Betting
7 8 (3.35%) Blog
8 5 (2.09%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.67%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.67%) IPTV
9 4 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.67%) Video on Demand
10 3 (1.26%) Clustering
10 3 (1.26%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.84%) iPad
12 1 (0.42%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.42%) CCTV
12 1 (0.42%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 165 (69.04%) Linux
2 147 (61.51%) Windows
3 62 (25.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (20.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (19.25%) UNIX
6 37 (15.48%) Ubuntu
7 35 (14.64%) Debian
8 19 (7.95%) CentOS
9 18 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (5.02%) Fedora
11 6 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.84%) VMS
12 2 (0.84%) Solaris
12 2 (0.84%) SELinux
13 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.43%) DevOps
2 34 (14.23%) Load Balancing
3 33 (13.81%) ITIL
4 32 (13.39%) Build Automation
5 29 (12.13%) Capacity Planning
6 21 (8.79%) Change Management
7 19 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (7.53%) Performance Monitoring
9 16 (6.69%) E-Commerce
10 15 (6.28%) Capacity Management
10 15 (6.28%) Problem Management
11 14 (5.86%) Data Protection
12 13 (5.44%) Time Management
12 13 (5.44%) Validation
13 11 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (3.77%) Incident Management
15 8 (3.35%) Project Management
15 8 (3.35%) Network Management
16 7 (2.93%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.81%) PowerShell
2 22 (9.21%) PHP
3 21 (8.79%) Perl
4 20 (8.37%) Ruby
4 20 (8.37%) Bash Shell
5 19 (7.95%) Java
6 14 (5.86%) Shell Script
6 14 (5.86%) SQL
7 11 (4.60%) VBScript
8 10 (4.18%) Python
9 6 (2.51%) VB
9 6 (2.51%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.09%) C#
11 3 (1.26%) C
12 1 (0.42%) Groovy
12 1 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 48 (20.08%) Degree
2 26 (10.88%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (7.95%) CCNA
4 11 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.77%) MCSE
5 9 (3.77%) MCP
6 8 (3.35%) CCNP
6 8 (3.35%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.93%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.67%) CCSE
8 4 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.26%) CCVP
9 3 (1.26%) CCIE
10 2 (0.84%) CISSP
10 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.84%) MCITP
10 2 (0.84%) CCSA
10 2 (0.84%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.84%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.23%) QA
2 21 (8.79%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (21.34%) Varnish
2 32 (13.39%) Samba
2 32 (13.39%) KVM
3 19 (7.95%) VMware ESX
4 18 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (5.02%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.09%) vSphere
7 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.42%) Docker
8 1 (0.42%) pfSense
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 80 (33.47%) Puppet
2 65 (27.20%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (18.41%) ZABBIX
4 36 (15.06%) Kibana
4 36 (15.06%) logstash
5 35 (14.64%) StatsD
6 34 (14.23%) HAProxy
7 23 (9.62%) Nagios
8 15 (6.28%) Vagrant
9 11 (4.60%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (4.18%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (2.09%) Cisco IPCC
11 5 (2.09%) SCOM
12 4 (1.67%) SCCM
12 4 (1.67%) Opsview
12 4 (1.67%) Pingdom
12 4 (1.67%) Capistrano
13 3 (1.26%) CFEngine
13 3 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 2 (0.84%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 76 (31.80%) Cisco
2 58 (24.27%) HP
3 54 (22.59%) Juniper
4 49 (20.50%) VMware
5 45 (18.83%) New Relic
6 43 (17.99%) Red Hat
7 40 (16.74%) Apple
8 39 (16.32%) Dell
9 30 (12.55%) Sony
9 30 (12.55%) Toshiba
10 28 (11.72%) Microsoft
11 17 (7.11%) Oracle
12 15 (6.28%) NetApp
13 13 (5.44%) JBoss
14 7 (2.93%) SolarWinds
14 7 (2.93%) Bloomberg
14 7 (2.93%) Temenos
15 6 (2.51%) Citrix
15 6 (2.51%) CheckPoint
15 6 (2.51%) Reuters
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