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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Engineer
England / South East
Rank 338 373 365
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 46 79 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.42% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 70 72
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £41,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.79% +8.44%

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
14125 18759 20186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.74% 96.71% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11707 16101 16504
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +40 23 £45,000 +20.00%
Berkshire +38 7 £60,000 +2.12% 1
Hampshire +26 7 £45,000 +40.62%
Oxfordshire +3 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Kent +16 3 - -
East Sussex +8 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 41 (54.67%) Linux
2 37 (49.33%) Cisco
3 32 (42.67%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (36.00%) Firewall
5 20 (26.67%) CCNA
6 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
6 19 (25.33%) VMware
7 17 (22.67%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (22.67%) BGP
8 16 (21.33%) CCNP
8 16 (21.33%) WAN
9 14 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (18.67%) nginx
10 13 (17.33%) Windows
10 13 (17.33%) MySQL
10 13 (17.33%) DevOps
11 12 (16.00%) F5
11 12 (16.00%) High Availability
11 12 (16.00%) Python
11 12 (16.00%) Juniper
11 12 (16.00%) Red Hat
12 11 (14.67%) MPLS
12 11 (14.67%) OSPF
12 11 (14.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (14.67%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (14.67%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
13 10 (13.33%) Perl
13 10 (13.33%) SLA
14 9 (12.00%) VoIP

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 14 (18.67%) nginx
2 6 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.33%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.00%) PaaS
4 1 (1.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.00%) Firewall
2 17 (22.67%) BGP
2 17 (22.67%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (21.33%) WAN
4 11 (14.67%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (14.67%) MPLS
4 11 (14.67%) OSPF
5 9 (12.00%) Spanning Tree
5 9 (12.00%) VLAN
5 9 (12.00%) VoIP
5 9 (12.00%) Wireless
6 8 (10.67%) Network Security
7 7 (9.33%) ADSL
7 7 (9.33%) DNS
7 7 (9.33%) Ethernet
7 7 (9.33%) Frame Relay
7 7 (9.33%) VPN
7 7 (9.33%) Wireshark
8 5 (6.67%) Internet
9 2 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) MySQL
2 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) Billing
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) Phusion Passenger
2 2 (2.67%) LAMP
2 2 (2.67%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.33%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.33%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.00%) Fintech
5 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 41 (54.67%) Linux
2 13 (17.33%) Windows
3 11 (14.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.00%) Ubuntu
5 6 (8.00%) Unix
6 5 (6.67%) CentOS
7 4 (5.33%) Solaris
8 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) DevOps
2 12 (16.00%) High Availability
3 9 (12.00%) Security Operations
4 7 (9.33%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (9.33%) Presales
5 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.00%) Attack Monitoring
8 3 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.67%) Change Management
9 2 (2.67%) Information Security
9 2 (2.67%) ITIL
9 2 (2.67%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.67%) Online Marketing
9 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.00%) Python
2 10 (13.33%) Perl
3 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.67%) Ruby
5 4 (5.33%) Java
6 3 (4.00%) C#
7 2 (2.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (42.67%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (26.67%) CCNA
3 16 (21.33%) CCNP
4 7 (9.33%) CCDA
4 7 (9.33%) CCIP
4 7 (9.33%) CCSP
5 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) CCIE
6 3 (4.00%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.67%) JNCIE
7 2 (2.67%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.33%) Degree
8 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.00%) Xen
4 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Docker
5 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.33%) KVM
5 1 (1.33%) vCloud
5 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.00%) Galera Cluster
2 6 (8.00%) HAProxy
2 6 (8.00%) logstash
3 3 (4.00%) Ansible
3 3 (4.00%) Puppet
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.33%) Nagios
4 1 (1.33%) Netcool
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.33%) SCCM
4 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (49.33%) Cisco
2 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.33%) VMware
3 12 (16.00%) F5
3 12 (16.00%) Juniper
3 12 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.33%) Percona
5 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle
6 2 (2.67%) Dell
7 1 (1.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.33%) EMC
7 1 (1.33%) Google
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) Qualys
7 1 (1.33%) Supermicro
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