The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 376 418 397
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 41 63 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 55
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £40,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £41,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.80% +5.06%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16695 20295 21092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.93% 96.65% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13977 17025 16464
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Operations Engineer in the job title.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +18 17 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Berkshire +25 14 £60,000 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire +19 6 £21,500 -35.33%
East Sussex +4 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Hampshire +7 1 £32,250 -35.50% 2
Oxfordshire -4 1 £40,000 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Operations Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 75 (50.68%) Linux
2 53 (35.81%) Windows
3 47 (31.76%) Cisco
4 46 (31.08%) Firewall
5 43 (29.05%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (28.38%) MySQL
7 37 (25.00%) CCNA
8 35 (23.65%) Unix
9 33 (22.30%) DevOps
10 30 (20.27%) Python
10 30 (20.27%) CCNP
10 30 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
11 28 (18.92%) VMware
12 26 (17.57%) SQL
13 25 (16.89%) Windows Server
14 24 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
16 22 (14.86%) ITIL
16 22 (14.86%) Juniper
17 21 (14.19%) CheckPoint
17 21 (14.19%) SLA
18 19 (12.84%) Web Services
18 19 (12.84%) Perl
19 18 (12.16%) Red Hat
20 17 (11.49%) Cisco ASA
21 16 (10.81%) Wireless
22 15 (10.14%) Apache
22 15 (10.14%) MS Excel
22 15 (10.14%) PowerShell
22 15 (10.14%) SC Cleared

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (10.14%) Apache
2 12 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.73%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.38%) JBoss
5 4 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (2.03%) nginx
7 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.68%) IIS
8 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.76%) SaaS
4 3 (2.03%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.35%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 46 (31.08%) Firewall
2 17 (11.49%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (10.81%) Wireless
4 14 (9.46%) WAN
5 13 (8.78%) VPN
6 12 (8.11%) DNS
6 12 (8.11%) Ethernet
6 12 (8.11%) Network Security
6 12 (8.11%) OSPF
7 11 (7.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (7.43%) MPLS
8 10 (6.76%) BGP
8 10 (6.76%) VoIP
9 9 (6.08%) TCP/IP
10 7 (4.73%) ADSL
10 7 (4.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (4.73%) SNMP
11 6 (4.05%) DHCP
11 6 (4.05%) Frame Relay
12 5 (3.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.38%) MySQL
2 11 (7.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.73%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.05%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.35%) Big Data
8 2 (1.35%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.68%) GIS
9 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (7.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.70%) Ant
2 4 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.70%) Hudson
2 4 (2.70%) Maven
2 4 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (2.70%) TeamCity
2 4 (2.70%) Vagrant
3 3 (2.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (7.43%) Finance
2 6 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.03%) Marketing
4 2 (1.35%) Law
4 2 (1.35%) Publishing
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.84%) Web Services
2 10 (6.76%) LAMP
3 4 (2.70%) .NET
3 4 (2.70%) Node.js
3 4 (2.70%) RESTful
4 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.03%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.35%) CSS
6 1 (0.68%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.68%) JSP
6 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.46%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.11%) Replication
3 8 (5.41%) User Experience
4 7 (4.73%) Cloud Native
4 7 (4.73%) Clustering
5 4 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.35%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.35%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.35%) Statistics
8 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 75 (50.68%) Linux
2 53 (35.81%) Windows
3 35 (23.65%) Unix
4 25 (16.89%) Windows Server
5 14 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.05%) Solaris
7 3 (2.03%) CentOS
7 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.35%) Debian
8 2 (1.35%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.30%) DevOps
2 22 (14.86%) ITIL
3 14 (9.46%) Incident Management
4 11 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (6.76%) Load Balancing
5 10 (6.76%) Network Management
6 9 (6.08%) Analytics
6 9 (6.08%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (6.08%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (4.73%) Change Management
7 7 (4.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (4.73%) Line Management
7 7 (4.73%) Project Management
8 6 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (4.05%) Open Source
8 6 (4.05%) Operations Management
8 6 (4.05%) Problem Management
8 6 (4.05%) Security Operations
9 5 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.27%) Python
2 26 (17.57%) SQL
3 19 (12.84%) Perl
4 15 (10.14%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.76%) Java
5 10 (6.76%) Ruby
6 9 (6.08%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.05%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.03%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) C++
9 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (29.05%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (25.00%) CCNA
3 30 (20.27%) CCNP
4 15 (10.14%) JNCIA
4 15 (10.14%) SC Cleared
4 15 (10.14%) Security Cleared
5 11 (7.43%) JNCIP
6 7 (4.73%) CCIE
6 7 (4.73%) RHCE
6 7 (4.73%) SCSA
7 6 (4.05%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.70%) Degree
9 3 (2.03%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.35%) MCSA
10 2 (1.35%) MCSE
10 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.68%) GIAC
11 1 (0.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.19%) SLA
2 8 (5.41%) QA
3 3 (2.03%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.68%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.08%) VMware ESX
3 7 (4.73%) Firmware
3 7 (4.73%) vSphere
4 5 (3.38%) Docker
4 5 (3.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.03%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.35%) Btrfs
6 2 (1.35%) vCloud
6 2 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.68%) KVM
7 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (6.08%) Puppet
2 6 (4.05%) NetBackup
2 6 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (3.38%) Icinga
3 5 (3.38%) Nagios
3 5 (3.38%) SCCM
4 3 (2.03%) Ansible
4 3 (2.03%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.03%) Netcool
4 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (2.03%) WSUS
5 2 (1.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.35%) OpenAM
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.35%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.68%) Endace
6 1 (0.68%) SCOM
6 1 (0.68%) SCSM
6 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 47 (31.76%) Cisco
2 28 (18.92%) VMware
3 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
4 22 (14.86%) Juniper
5 21 (14.19%) CheckPoint
6 18 (12.16%) Red Hat
7 13 (8.78%) F5
8 10 (6.76%) Oracle
9 6 (4.05%) HP
9 6 (4.05%) Veritas
10 3 (2.03%) NetScout
11 2 (1.35%) Ciena
11 2 (1.35%) EMC
11 2 (1.35%) Meraki
11 2 (1.35%) Qualys
11 2 (1.35%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.35%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.68%) Citrix
12 1 (0.68%) Sage
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