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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 530 551 533
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 88 62 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 73 41 83
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -1 10 £55,000 +33.33% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £37,500 -
Hounslow - 3 £35,000 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 116 (52.73%) Windows
2 94 (42.73%) Cisco
3 89 (40.45%) Linux
4 61 (27.73%) Finance
5 60 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 58 (26.36%) Degree
7 54 (24.55%) Firewall
8 51 (23.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (22.27%) DevOps
10 48 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
10 48 (21.82%) IIS
11 44 (20.00%) Puppet
12 43 (19.55%) Nagios
13 42 (19.09%) SQL Server
13 42 (19.09%) VMware
14 41 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 40 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
16 36 (16.36%) Internet
17 32 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
18 31 (14.09%) VMware Infrastructure
18 31 (14.09%) Apache
18 31 (14.09%) SLA
19 28 (12.73%) UNIX
19 28 (12.73%) HP
19 28 (12.73%) Citrix
19 28 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
20 26 (11.82%) SAN
20 26 (11.82%) MySQL
21 25 (11.36%) .NET
21 25 (11.36%) SNMP

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 48 (21.82%) IIS
2 31 (14.09%) Apache
3 24 (10.91%) MS Exchange
4 22 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 17 (7.73%) nginx
6 16 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (5.91%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (5.91%) Lync
8 13 (5.91%) Tomcat
8 13 (5.91%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (3.64%) Apache Solr
10 7 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.82%) JBoss
11 4 (1.82%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.36%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.91%) Node.js
14 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (7.73%) MS Office
2 12 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.18%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (4.55%) SaaS
5 9 (4.09%) PaaS
5 9 (4.09%) Rackspace Cloud
5 9 (4.09%) IaaS
6 2 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 54 (24.55%) Firewall
2 36 (16.36%) Internet
3 26 (11.82%) SAN
4 25 (11.36%) SNMP
4 25 (11.36%) VoIP
5 24 (10.91%) WAN
6 23 (10.45%) IP Telephony
7 22 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 21 (9.55%) LAN
8 21 (9.55%) BGP
9 19 (8.64%) DNS
10 18 (8.18%) Multicast
11 17 (7.73%) MGCP
11 17 (7.73%) H.323
12 11 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
13 10 (4.55%) OSPF
14 8 (3.64%) VPN
15 7 (3.18%) HTTP
15 7 (3.18%) Wireless
15 7 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.82%) MySQL
3 18 (8.18%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.73%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.36%) NonStop SQL
8 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.45%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.45%) Big Data
9 1 (0.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (11.36%) TeamCity
2 18 (8.18%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.82%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.64%) Subversion
5 3 (1.36%) Maven
5 3 (1.36%) Hudson
5 3 (1.36%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.45%) NUnit
6 1 (0.45%) Ant
6 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (27.73%) Finance
2 19 (8.64%) Banking
3 11 (5.00%) Games
3 11 (5.00%) Publishing
4 10 (4.55%) Retail
4 10 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.64%) Law
6 7 (3.18%) Music Industry
7 6 (2.73%) Marketing
7 6 (2.73%) Back Office
8 4 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.82%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.91%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.91%) Advertising
9 2 (0.91%) French Language
10 1 (0.45%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.36%) .NET
2 15 (6.82%) LAMP
3 8 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.82%) J2EE
5 3 (1.36%) Web Services
6 2 (0.91%) HTML
7 1 (0.45%) jQuery
7 1 (0.45%) LINQ
7 1 (0.45%) WCF
7 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.45%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.45%) XML
7 1 (0.45%) XSD
7 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.45%) HTML5
7 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.45%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.45%) Equities
3 17 (7.73%) Open Source
4 16 (7.27%) Digital Media
5 14 (6.36%) Clustering
6 10 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.09%) Blog
8 8 (3.64%) Video on Demand
8 8 (3.64%) Over-the-Top Content
8 8 (3.64%) IPTV
8 8 (3.64%) Blackberry
9 7 (3.18%) Management Information System
9 7 (3.18%) Streaming Video
9 7 (3.18%) iPhone
9 7 (3.18%) iPad
10 5 (2.27%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.27%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (1.82%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.82%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 116 (52.73%) Windows
2 89 (40.45%) Linux
3 51 (23.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (12.73%) UNIX
6 19 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (4.09%) Debian
9 8 (3.64%) Ubuntu
10 7 (3.18%) CentOS
11 4 (1.82%) Solaris
12 3 (1.36%) VMS
12 3 (1.36%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.91%) AIX
13 2 (0.91%) HPUX
13 2 (0.91%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.27%) DevOps
2 32 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 17 (7.73%) E-Commerce
5 15 (6.82%) Load Balancing
6 13 (5.91%) Software Deployment
6 13 (5.91%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (5.91%) Electronic Trading
7 11 (5.00%) Network Management
8 10 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (4.55%) MVC
9 9 (4.09%) Mentoring
9 9 (4.09%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (3.64%) Scrum
10 8 (3.64%) TDD
11 7 (3.18%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.18%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.18%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (3.18%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.09%) SQL
2 19 (8.64%) Java
2 19 (8.64%) Python
3 17 (7.73%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.82%) PowerShell
5 13 (5.91%) C#
5 13 (5.91%) Ruby
6 12 (5.45%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.00%) Perl
7 11 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.27%) C++
8 5 (2.27%) VBScript
9 4 (1.82%) VB
9 4 (1.82%) PHP
10 3 (1.36%) C
11 1 (0.45%) Scala
11 1 (0.45%) Golang
11 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 58 (26.36%) Degree
2 48 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (9.55%) MCSE
3 21 (9.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (8.64%) CCNA
5 16 (7.27%) CCNP
6 13 (5.91%) MCP
7 4 (1.82%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.36%) MCITP
8 3 (1.36%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.91%) CCIE
10 1 (0.45%) CCVP
10 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.09%) SLA
2 19 (8.64%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (14.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (10.91%) Active Directory
3 17 (7.73%) vSphere
4 14 (6.36%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (5.91%) XenDesktop
6 11 (5.00%) KVM
7 9 (4.09%) Xen
8 7 (3.18%) Samba
8 7 (3.18%) Varnish
9 4 (1.82%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.36%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.36%) Docker
10 3 (1.36%) LXC
11 2 (0.91%) Postfix
12 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.45%) XenApp
12 1 (0.45%) XenServer
12 1 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 44 (20.00%) Puppet
2 43 (19.55%) Nagios
3 40 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (10.91%) Cisco CUCM
5 21 (9.55%) Opsview
6 20 (9.09%) ZABBIX
7 18 (8.18%) SCCM
7 18 (8.18%) SCOM
8 14 (6.36%) Cisco UCCX
9 10 (4.55%) Graphite
9 10 (4.55%) Cisco IPCC
10 9 (4.09%) Pingdom
11 7 (3.18%) Kibana
11 7 (3.18%) logstash
11 7 (3.18%) StatsD
11 7 (3.18%) HAProxy
12 6 (2.73%) Vagrant
13 4 (1.82%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.91%) Ansible
14 2 (0.91%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 94 (42.73%) Cisco
2 60 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 42 (19.09%) VMware
4 28 (12.73%) HP
4 28 (12.73%) Citrix
5 25 (11.36%) Red Hat
6 23 (10.45%) Dell
7 21 (9.55%) Juniper
8 16 (7.27%) New Relic
9 14 (6.36%) SolarWinds
10 13 (5.91%) Veeam
10 13 (5.91%) CommVault
10 13 (5.91%) Huawei
11 11 (5.00%) BT
11 11 (5.00%) Verint
12 9 (4.09%) Apple
12 9 (4.09%) Incapsula
13 8 (3.64%) Speakerbus
13 8 (3.64%) EMC
14 7 (3.18%) Oracle
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