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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 319 411 444
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 126 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 80 40 29
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £26,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 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
17907 20200 22149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.10% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 16297 17929
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +22 39 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Buckinghamshire +42 25 £35,500 -36.60% 2
Berkshire +16 23 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Hampshire +31 15 £42,500 +25.00% 1
East Sussex - 11 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £52,500 -
Kent - 1 £42,500 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Thames Valley - 1 £57,500 -
Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 108 (52.68%) Linux
2 81 (39.51%) Cisco
3 76 (37.07%) Windows
4 70 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (33.66%) Firewall
6 58 (28.29%) DevOps
7 56 (27.32%) CCNP
8 55 (26.83%) CCNA
9 52 (25.37%) SLA
10 51 (24.88%) VMware
11 45 (21.95%) Python
12 42 (20.49%) Microsoft
13 41 (20.00%) SQL
13 41 (20.00%) Windows Server
14 40 (19.51%) MySQL
15 39 (19.02%) Wireless
15 39 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
16 38 (18.54%) Unix
17 37 (18.05%) Cisco ASA
18 34 (16.59%) Data Centre
19 32 (15.61%) Open Source
20 30 (14.63%) F5
20 30 (14.63%) MS Excel
21 29 (14.15%) ITIL
21 29 (14.15%) Incident Management
21 29 (14.15%) Puppet
21 29 (14.15%) PowerShell
22 26 (12.68%) Perl
22 26 (12.68%) VoIP
23 23 (11.22%) DNS

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 (7.32%) Apache
2 9 (4.39%) JBoss
2 9 (4.39%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.44%) Node.js
4 5 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.95%) CMS
5 4 (1.95%) IIS
5 4 (1.95%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.95%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.46%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.98%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.93%) MS Office
3 5 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.34%) SaaS
3 11 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.98%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.49%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (33.66%) Firewall
2 39 (19.02%) Wireless
3 37 (18.05%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (12.68%) VoIP
5 23 (11.22%) DNS
6 21 (10.24%) WAN
7 20 (9.76%) MPLS
7 20 (9.76%) Network Security
7 20 (9.76%) OSPF
8 18 (8.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (8.29%) BGP
10 16 (7.80%) TCP/IP
11 14 (6.83%) SNMP
11 14 (6.83%) VPN
12 13 (6.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 12 (5.85%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (5.37%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (5.37%) VLAN
14 11 (5.37%) Wireless Security
15 10 (4.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.51%) MySQL
2 23 (11.22%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.90%) Big Data
3 8 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.93%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.93%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.46%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (8.29%) Vagrant
2 15 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.34%) Ant
3 13 (6.34%) Maven
4 11 (5.37%) Hudson
5 7 (3.41%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.95%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.46%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (10.24%) Finance
2 15 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.39%) Law
4 4 (1.95%) Advertising
4 4 (1.95%) Local Government
5 3 (1.46%) Marketing
6 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.98%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.34%) RESTful
2 11 (5.37%) CSS
3 10 (4.88%) LAMP
3 10 (4.88%) Web Services
4 9 (4.39%) .NET
5 6 (2.93%) Ajax
5 6 (2.93%) HTML
5 6 (2.93%) JSON
5 6 (2.93%) SOAP
5 6 (2.93%) XML
6 5 (2.44%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.98%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.49%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.59%) Data Centre
2 21 (10.24%) Replication
3 9 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.39%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.44%) Clustering
4 5 (2.44%) Statistics
5 4 (1.95%) NHS
5 4 (1.95%) User Experience
6 3 (1.46%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.98%) Cybercrime
7 2 (0.98%) Wiki
8 1 (0.49%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.49%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.49%) Physics
8 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 108 (52.68%) Linux
2 76 (37.07%) Windows
3 41 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 38 (18.54%) Unix
5 11 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.46%) AIX
8 3 (1.46%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.46%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.29%) DevOps
2 32 (15.61%) Open Source
3 29 (14.15%) Incident Management
3 29 (14.15%) ITIL
4 20 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (9.76%) Load Balancing
5 18 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (8.78%) Network Management
6 16 (7.80%) Time Management
7 15 (7.32%) Analytics
8 13 (6.34%) DNA
9 12 (5.85%) High Availability
9 12 (5.85%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (5.37%) Presales
10 11 (5.37%) Software Engineering
11 9 (4.39%) Systematic Trading
12 8 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (3.41%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (3.41%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 45 (21.95%) Python
2 41 (20.00%) SQL
3 29 (14.15%) PowerShell
4 26 (12.68%) Perl
5 20 (9.76%) Bash Shell
6 19 (9.27%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.32%) Ruby
8 12 (5.85%) C
9 11 (5.37%) C++
10 9 (4.39%) Java
11 5 (2.44%) C#
11 5 (2.44%) PHP
12 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.49%) VB
12 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 70 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (27.32%) CCNP
3 55 (26.83%) CCNA
4 16 (7.80%) JNCIA
5 15 (7.32%) CCIE
5 15 (7.32%) CCIP
6 12 (5.85%) SC Cleared
6 12 (5.85%) Security Cleared
7 11 (5.37%) CCSP
8 9 (4.39%) CCDA
9 7 (3.41%) Degree
9 7 (3.41%) JNCIP
10 5 (2.44%) CCVP
11 3 (1.46%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.46%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.98%) MCSA
12 2 (0.98%) MCSE
12 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.98%) RHCE
12 2 (0.98%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (25.37%) SLA
2 11 (5.37%) QA
3 10 (4.88%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.98%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.78%) Docker
3 9 (4.39%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.90%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (2.44%) vSphere
6 5 (2.44%) Xen
7 2 (0.98%) XenApp
8 1 (0.49%) Firmware
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (14.15%) Puppet
2 22 (10.73%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (8.29%) Nagios
4 10 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (3.90%) SCCM
6 7 (3.41%) Cisco UCCX
6 7 (3.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (2.93%) Ansible
8 5 (2.44%) Cisco IPCC
8 5 (2.44%) OpenAM
9 3 (1.46%) Icinga
9 3 (1.46%) SCOM
10 2 (0.98%) Endace
10 2 (0.98%) Nessus
10 2 (0.98%) Nmap
10 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.98%) WSUS
11 1 (0.49%) Netcool
Vendors
1 81 (39.51%) Cisco
2 51 (24.88%) VMware
3 42 (20.49%) Microsoft
4 30 (14.63%) F5
5 23 (11.22%) CheckPoint
6 22 (10.73%) Juniper
7 12 (5.85%) Oracle
7 12 (5.85%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.90%) SolarWinds
9 7 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.93%) Riverbed
10 6 (2.93%) Sophos
11 5 (2.44%) Citrix
11 5 (2.44%) EMC
12 4 (1.95%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.95%) LogRhythm
12 4 (1.95%) NetApp
12 4 (1.95%) Sun
13 3 (1.46%) Meraki
13 3 (1.46%) Splunk
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Portsmouth Hospitals
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Warrington or Weybridge
Environment Agency
Salary: £42,915 - £53,995
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Qualserv
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, shift allowance.
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Cisilion
Posted: 9 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago