The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 45 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 4 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.16% 5.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 5.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 0
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +23.07%
Operations Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
325 326 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.20% 95.04% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 236 298 437
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in the job title across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Luton region.

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Luton

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Dollar Universe
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (53.85%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) Nagios
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) LTE
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Lync
6 1 (7.69%) 4G
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (7.69%) Lync
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) LTE
1 1 (7.69%) 4G
1 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (7.69%) GSM
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
1 1 (7.69%) 3GPP
1 1 (7.69%) UMTS
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SS7
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (53.85%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Dollar Universe
1 7 (53.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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