The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 64 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.84% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.92% -5.62%
Operations Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
573 693 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.30% 98.02% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 479 593 557
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (75.00%) MySQL
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Salt
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) Informix
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) IPv4
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Nagios
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Back Office
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (12.50%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) IPv4
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) ATM
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) Informix
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) IBM XIV
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) EFT
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Salt
2 2 (25.00%) Cacti
2 2 (25.00%) Grafana
2 2 (25.00%) Graphite
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) F5
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy