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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 351 395 394
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 79 68 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 46 63
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
17905 20200 21828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.83% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15247 16527 17404
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Buckinghamshire +29 21 £23,000 -46.82% 2
Berkshire +8 21 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Hampshire +7 16 £40,000 +5.07% 1
East Sussex +12 10 £60,000 +50.00%
Surrey +24 8 £52,500 +75.00%
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 25 July 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.

1 111 (55.50%) Linux
2 70 (35.00%) Windows
3 64 (32.00%) Cisco
4 59 (29.50%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (27.50%) MySQL
5 55 (27.50%) DevOps
6 50 (25.00%) Firewall
7 49 (24.50%) Python
8 46 (23.00%) SLA
8 46 (23.00%) CCNA
9 45 (22.50%) CCNP
10 44 (22.00%) Unix
11 41 (20.50%) SQL
12 38 (19.00%) VMware
13 36 (18.00%) Windows Server
14 34 (17.00%) Wireless
15 31 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 29 (14.50%) Cisco ASA
16 29 (14.50%) Incident Management
16 29 (14.50%) Open Source
17 27 (13.50%) Microsoft
18 25 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (12.00%) ITIL
20 23 (11.50%) Juniper
20 23 (11.50%) CheckPoint
20 23 (11.50%) Replication
21 22 (11.00%) Perl
21 22 (11.00%) MS Excel
21 22 (11.00%) Puppet
21 22 (11.00%) Data Centre

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 (9.00%) Apache
2 12 (6.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.50%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.00%) JBoss
5 5 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.00%) IIS
6 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.00%) nginx
6 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.50%) CMS
7 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.00%) MS Office
3 5 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.00%) SaaS
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.00%) Route 53
5 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 50 (25.00%) Firewall
2 34 (17.00%) Wireless
3 29 (14.50%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (10.00%) DNS
5 18 (9.00%) Network Security
6 17 (8.50%) VPN
7 16 (8.00%) SNMP
7 16 (8.00%) VoIP
8 15 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (6.50%) OSPF
9 13 (6.50%) WAN
10 12 (6.00%) MPLS
11 11 (5.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (5.00%) BGP
12 10 (5.00%) TCP/IP
12 10 (5.00%) Wireless Security
13 9 (4.50%) Ethernet
14 8 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 7 (3.50%) Cisco IPT
15 7 (3.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (27.50%) MySQL
2 12 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.50%) Big Data
4 7 (3.50%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.00%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (8.50%) Jenkins
2 14 (7.00%) Vagrant
3 13 (6.50%) Ant
3 13 (6.50%) Maven
4 12 (6.00%) Hudson
5 10 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.50%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (7.00%) Finance
2 11 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.50%) Law
4 4 (2.00%) Advertising
5 3 (1.50%) Marketing
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.00%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.00%) Web Services
2 13 (6.50%) RESTful
3 12 (6.00%) LAMP
4 5 (2.50%) .NET
4 5 (2.50%) Node.js
5 4 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.00%) CSS
6 2 (1.00%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.50%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.50%) Ajax
7 1 (0.50%) HTML
7 1 (0.50%) JSON
7 1 (0.50%) JSP
7 1 (0.50%) Middleware
7 1 (0.50%) SOAP
7 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.50%) Replication
2 22 (11.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.50%) Hedge funds
4 8 (4.00%) Clustering
4 8 (4.00%) User Experience
5 7 (3.50%) Cloud Native
6 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.50%) Statistics
8 2 (1.00%) Cybercrime
8 2 (1.00%) Wiki
9 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.50%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Physics
9 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 111 (55.50%) Linux
2 70 (35.00%) Windows
3 44 (22.00%) Unix
4 36 (18.00%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.50%) Solaris
7 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.00%) CentOS
9 2 (1.00%) Debian
9 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.50%) AIX
10 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (27.50%) DevOps
2 29 (14.50%) Incident Management
2 29 (14.50%) Open Source
3 24 (12.00%) ITIL
4 21 (10.50%) Network Management
5 19 (9.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (7.50%) Analytics
7 14 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (6.50%) DNA
9 12 (6.00%) Load Balancing
9 12 (6.00%) Time Management
10 11 (5.50%) Problem Management
11 10 (5.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.50%) Systematic Trading
12 9 (4.50%) Virtual Environments
13 8 (4.00%) Change Management
13 8 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (3.50%) Line Management
14 7 (3.50%) Project Management
14 7 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.50%) Python
2 41 (20.50%) SQL
3 22 (11.00%) Perl
4 21 (10.50%) Bash Shell
5 20 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 16 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.50%) Ruby
8 11 (5.50%) C
9 10 (5.00%) C++
10 7 (3.50%) Java
11 4 (2.00%) PHP
12 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.50%) VB
12 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 59 (29.50%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (23.00%) CCNA
3 45 (22.50%) CCNP
4 18 (9.00%) JNCIA
5 15 (7.50%) CCIE
5 15 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 15 (7.50%) Security Cleared
6 11 (5.50%) JNCIP
7 6 (3.00%) RHCE
7 6 (3.00%) SCSA
8 5 (2.50%) CCIP
8 5 (2.50%) CCVP
8 5 (2.50%) Degree
8 5 (2.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.00%) CCSP
10 3 (1.50%) CCDA
10 3 (1.50%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.00%) MCSE
11 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (23.00%) SLA
2 8 (4.00%) QA
3 4 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.50%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.50%) Docker
3 6 (3.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.50%) Firmware
5 4 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.50%) vSphere
6 3 (1.50%) Xen
7 2 (1.00%) Btrfs
7 2 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (11.00%) Puppet
2 18 (9.00%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (7.00%) Nagios
4 10 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (3.50%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (3.00%) Ansible
7 5 (2.50%) Cisco IPCC
7 5 (2.50%) Icinga
7 5 (2.50%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (2.00%) SCCM
9 3 (1.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (1.00%) Endace
10 2 (1.00%) Netcool
10 2 (1.00%) OpenAM
10 2 (1.00%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (1.00%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.50%) SCOM
11 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (32.00%) Cisco
2 38 (19.00%) VMware
3 27 (13.50%) Microsoft
4 23 (11.50%) CheckPoint
4 23 (11.50%) Juniper
5 21 (10.50%) F5
6 15 (7.50%) Red Hat
7 12 (6.00%) Oracle
8 7 (3.50%) Riverbed
9 5 (2.50%) HP
9 5 (2.50%) SolarWinds
9 5 (2.50%) Veritas
10 4 (2.00%) EMC
10 4 (2.00%) NetApp
11 3 (1.50%) Meraki
11 3 (1.50%) NetScout
11 3 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.00%) Ciena
12 2 (1.00%) LogRhythm
12 2 (1.00%) Rackspace
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