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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 365 394 386
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 66 65 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.33% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 53 41 65
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
17800 19844 21560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.99% 96.63% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15078 16358 16871
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +8 23 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +29 17 £23,000 -48.88% 1
Surrey +19 9 £51,250 +23.49% 1
Hampshire 0 9 £40,000 -20.00%
East Sussex +4 7 £60,000 +50.00%
Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 99 (52.11%) Linux
2 69 (36.32%) Windows
3 61 (32.11%) Cisco
4 55 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (27.89%) MySQL
6 49 (25.79%) Firewall
7 47 (24.74%) DevOps
8 44 (23.16%) Python
9 43 (22.63%) Unix
10 42 (22.11%) CCNA
11 40 (21.05%) SLA
12 39 (20.53%) CCNP
13 37 (19.47%) SQL
13 37 (19.47%) VMware
14 33 (17.37%) Wireless
15 31 (16.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 31 (16.32%) Windows Server
16 28 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (13.68%) Incident Management
17 26 (13.68%) Perl
18 25 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
19 24 (12.63%) Microsoft
19 24 (12.63%) CheckPoint
20 23 (12.11%) Juniper
20 23 (12.11%) ITIL
20 23 (12.11%) PowerShell
21 22 (11.58%) MS Excel
22 21 (11.05%) Open Source
22 21 (11.05%) Network Management
23 20 (10.53%) Bash Shell

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 18 (9.47%) Apache
2 13 (6.84%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.68%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.16%) JBoss
5 5 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.05%) nginx
6 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.53%) IIS
7 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.16%) MS Office
3 5 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.32%) SaaS
4 3 (1.58%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.05%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.05%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 49 (25.79%) Firewall
2 33 (17.37%) Wireless
3 25 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (10.00%) DNS
4 19 (10.00%) Network Security
5 17 (8.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (8.42%) SNMP
6 16 (8.42%) VPN
7 13 (6.84%) VoIP
8 12 (6.32%) WAN
9 11 (5.79%) Ethernet
9 11 (5.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 10 (5.26%) OSPF
10 10 (5.26%) TCP/IP
11 9 (4.74%) MPLS
11 9 (4.74%) Wireless Security
12 8 (4.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 7 (3.68%) BGP
13 7 (3.68%) Cisco IPT
13 7 (3.68%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.89%) MySQL
2 10 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.74%) Big Data
4 7 (3.68%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.16%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.05%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.53%) GIS
Development Applications
1 19 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (6.84%) Ant
2 13 (6.84%) Maven
2 13 (6.84%) Vagrant
3 7 (3.68%) Hudson
4 4 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.58%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.58%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (7.89%) Finance
2 12 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.74%) Law
4 3 (1.58%) Advertising
4 3 (1.58%) Marketing
5 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.05%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.47%) Web Services
2 13 (6.84%) RESTful
3 12 (6.32%) LAMP
4 5 (2.63%) .NET
4 5 (2.63%) Node.js
5 4 (2.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.58%) CSS
7 2 (1.05%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.53%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.53%) JSP
8 1 (0.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.53%) Replication
2 17 (8.95%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.21%) Clustering
3 8 (4.21%) User Experience
4 7 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.68%) Cloud Native
5 3 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.58%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.58%) Statistics
6 2 (1.05%) Cybercrime
6 2 (1.05%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.05%) Wiki
7 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 99 (52.11%) Linux
2 69 (36.32%) Windows
3 43 (22.63%) Unix
4 31 (16.32%) Windows Server
5 15 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.16%) Solaris
7 2 (1.05%) CentOS
7 2 (1.05%) Debian
7 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (24.74%) DevOps
2 26 (13.68%) Incident Management
3 23 (12.11%) ITIL
4 21 (11.05%) Network Management
4 21 (11.05%) Open Source
5 19 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (7.37%) Analytics
7 13 (6.84%) DNA
7 13 (6.84%) Load Balancing
8 12 (6.32%) Problem Management
9 10 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (4.74%) Virtual Environments
11 8 (4.21%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (4.21%) Line Management
11 8 (4.21%) Project Management
11 8 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (3.68%) Actionable Insight
12 7 (3.68%) Change Management
12 7 (3.68%) Threat Detection
13 6 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (23.16%) Python
2 37 (19.47%) SQL
3 26 (13.68%) Perl
4 23 (12.11%) PowerShell
5 20 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 18 (9.47%) Ruby
7 15 (7.89%) JavaScript
8 10 (5.26%) Java
9 4 (2.11%) C
10 3 (1.58%) C++
10 3 (1.58%) PHP
11 2 (1.05%) VB
12 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 55 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (22.11%) CCNA
3 39 (20.53%) CCNP
4 18 (9.47%) JNCIA
5 15 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 15 (7.89%) Security Cleared
6 14 (7.37%) CCIE
7 11 (5.79%) JNCIP
8 7 (3.68%) RHCE
8 7 (3.68%) SCSA
9 6 (3.16%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.63%) CCVP
10 5 (2.63%) Degree
11 3 (1.58%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.05%) CCIP
12 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.05%) MCSA
12 2 (1.05%) MCSE
12 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (21.05%) SLA
2 9 (4.74%) QA
3 3 (1.58%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.53%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (16.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.37%) Docker
3 7 (3.68%) Firmware
3 7 (3.68%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.16%) vSphere
5 5 (2.63%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.05%) Btrfs
8 2 (1.05%) vCloud
8 2 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.05%) Xen
9 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (10.00%) Puppet
2 16 (8.42%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (7.37%) Nagios
4 10 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (3.68%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (3.16%) NetBackup
6 6 (3.16%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (2.63%) Ansible
7 5 (2.63%) Cisco IPCC
7 5 (2.63%) Icinga
7 5 (2.63%) SCCM
8 3 (1.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (1.58%) WSUS
9 2 (1.05%) Endace
9 2 (1.05%) Netcool
9 2 (1.05%) OpenAM
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (1.05%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 61 (32.11%) Cisco
2 37 (19.47%) VMware
3 24 (12.63%) CheckPoint
3 24 (12.63%) Microsoft
4 23 (12.11%) Juniper
5 18 (9.47%) F5
5 18 (9.47%) Red Hat
6 12 (6.32%) Oracle
7 7 (3.68%) Riverbed
8 6 (3.16%) EMC
8 6 (3.16%) HP
8 6 (3.16%) Veritas
9 5 (2.63%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.11%) NetApp
11 3 (1.58%) Meraki
11 3 (1.58%) NetScout
11 3 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.05%) Ciena
12 2 (1.05%) LogRhythm
12 2 (1.05%) Rackspace
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Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
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