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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 330 402 411
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 106 68 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 45 45
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
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
17700 20708 22353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.10% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15103 16876 18054
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Berkshire +22 26 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Buckinghamshire +34 23 £23,000 -44.57% 3
Hampshire +13 20 £42,500 +17.94% 1
Surrey +17 17 £51,250 +43.35% 1
East Sussex - 12 £56,250 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Kent +12 1 £42,500 -29.16%
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 29 June 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.

1 110 (52.38%) Linux
2 80 (38.10%) Cisco
3 70 (33.33%) Windows
4 69 (32.86%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (28.10%) Firewall
6 57 (27.14%) DevOps
7 55 (26.19%) CCNP
8 54 (25.71%) CCNA
9 49 (23.33%) SLA
9 49 (23.33%) MySQL
9 49 (23.33%) Python
10 44 (20.95%) VMware
11 42 (20.00%) SQL
12 39 (18.57%) Unix
13 38 (18.10%) Wireless
14 37 (17.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 36 (17.14%) Windows Server
16 35 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 33 (15.71%) Cisco ASA
18 30 (14.29%) Open Source
19 29 (13.81%) Data Centre
19 29 (13.81%) Incident Management
20 28 (13.33%) ITIL
21 26 (12.38%) MS Excel
21 26 (12.38%) Juniper
21 26 (12.38%) F5
22 25 (11.90%) Puppet
22 25 (11.90%) CheckPoint
23 23 (10.95%) DNS
24 22 (10.48%) Replication

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 (6.67%) Apache
2 8 (3.81%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.86%) JBoss
4 5 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (1.90%) CMS
5 4 (1.90%) IIS
6 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.95%) nginx
6 2 (0.95%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.86%) MS Office
3 5 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.24%) SaaS
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.95%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.95%) Route 53
5 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (28.10%) Firewall
2 38 (18.10%) Wireless
3 33 (15.71%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (10.95%) DNS
5 21 (10.00%) VoIP
6 20 (9.52%) Network Security
7 18 (8.57%) WAN
8 17 (8.10%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (8.10%) VPN
9 16 (7.62%) MPLS
9 16 (7.62%) OSPF
10 15 (7.14%) SNMP
11 13 (6.19%) BGP
12 12 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 12 (5.71%) Wireless Security
13 11 (5.24%) TCP/IP
14 10 (4.76%) DHCP
14 10 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (4.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (23.33%) MySQL
2 18 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.29%) Big Data
4 6 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.90%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.95%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 17 (8.10%) Jenkins
1 17 (8.10%) Vagrant
2 13 (6.19%) Ant
2 13 (6.19%) Hudson
2 13 (6.19%) Maven
3 11 (5.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.43%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (8.57%) Finance
2 14 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.29%) Law
4 4 (1.90%) Advertising
4 4 (1.90%) Local Government
5 3 (1.43%) Marketing
6 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.95%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.10%) Web Services
2 13 (6.19%) RESTful
3 9 (4.29%) LAMP
4 8 (3.81%) CSS
5 5 (2.38%) .NET
5 5 (2.38%) Node.js
6 4 (1.90%) Ajax
6 4 (1.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.90%) HTML
6 4 (1.90%) JSON
6 4 (1.90%) SOAP
6 4 (1.90%) XML
7 2 (0.95%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.48%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.81%) Data Centre
2 22 (10.48%) Replication
3 9 (4.29%) Hedge funds
4 7 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.33%) User Experience
5 6 (2.86%) Cloud Native
5 6 (2.86%) Clustering
6 4 (1.90%) NHS
6 4 (1.90%) Statistics
7 3 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.95%) Cybercrime
8 2 (0.95%) Wiki
9 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.48%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.48%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.48%) Physics
9 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 110 (52.38%) Linux
2 70 (33.33%) Windows
3 39 (18.57%) Unix
4 36 (17.14%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.43%) Solaris
10 2 (0.95%) CentOS
10 2 (0.95%) Debian
10 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.48%) AIX
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (27.14%) DevOps
2 30 (14.29%) Open Source
3 29 (13.81%) Incident Management
4 28 (13.33%) ITIL
5 19 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (9.05%) Network Management
6 16 (7.62%) Analytics
7 15 (7.14%) Time Management
8 14 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (6.67%) Load Balancing
9 13 (6.19%) DNA
10 11 (5.24%) Software Engineering
11 10 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (4.29%) Problem Management
12 9 (4.29%) Systematic Trading
12 9 (4.29%) Virtual Environments
13 8 (3.81%) High Availability
13 8 (3.81%) Presales
13 8 (3.81%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (3.33%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 49 (23.33%) Python
2 42 (20.00%) SQL
3 22 (10.48%) PowerShell
4 21 (10.00%) Perl
5 19 (9.05%) Bash Shell
6 17 (8.10%) JavaScript
7 16 (7.62%) Ruby
8 12 (5.71%) C
9 11 (5.24%) C++
10 6 (2.86%) Java
11 5 (2.38%) PHP
12 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.48%) VB
12 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 69 (32.86%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (26.19%) CCNP
3 54 (25.71%) CCNA
4 19 (9.05%) JNCIA
5 15 (7.14%) CCIE
6 14 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 14 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 11 (5.24%) CCIP
7 11 (5.24%) JNCIP
8 8 (3.81%) CCSP
9 6 (2.86%) CCDA
10 5 (2.38%) CCVP
10 5 (2.38%) Degree
11 3 (1.43%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.43%) RHCE
11 3 (1.43%) SCSA
12 2 (0.95%) MCSA
12 2 (0.95%) MCSE
12 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.95%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (23.33%) SLA
2 9 (4.29%) QA
3 8 (3.81%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (17.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (9.05%) Docker
3 7 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.90%) vSphere
5 4 (1.90%) Xen
6 3 (1.43%) Firmware
6 3 (1.43%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.95%) Btrfs
7 2 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (11.90%) Puppet
2 21 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (6.67%) Nagios
4 10 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (2.86%) Ansible
7 5 (2.38%) Cisco IPCC
7 5 (2.38%) Icinga
7 5 (2.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (2.38%) SCCM
8 2 (0.95%) Endace
8 2 (0.95%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.95%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.95%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (0.95%) WSUS
8 2 (0.95%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.48%) Nessus
9 1 (0.48%) SCSM
Vendors
1 80 (38.10%) Cisco
2 44 (20.95%) VMware
3 35 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 26 (12.38%) F5
4 26 (12.38%) Juniper
5 25 (11.90%) CheckPoint
6 14 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 9 (4.29%) Oracle
8 7 (3.33%) Riverbed
9 5 (2.38%) EMC
9 5 (2.38%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.90%) NetApp
11 3 (1.43%) HP
11 3 (1.43%) LogRhythm
11 3 (1.43%) Meraki
11 3 (1.43%) NetScout
11 3 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.95%) Ciena
12 2 (0.95%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.95%) Sage
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Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 30% shift + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits (£84,
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allow,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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