The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 344 377 409
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 86 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 65 26 36
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £23,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +15 38 £33,500 -44.16% 1
Berkshire +5 17 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Hampshire -18 17 £40,000 +25.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +5 8 £27,250 +18.47% 1
East Sussex - 8 - -
Kent - 3 £30,000 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 88 (54.32%) Windows
2 80 (49.38%) Cisco
3 76 (46.91%) Microsoft
4 67 (41.36%) Cisco Certification
5 57 (35.19%) VMware
6 54 (33.33%) Linux
7 49 (30.25%) CCNA
7 49 (30.25%) Firewall
8 46 (28.40%) MS Excel
9 36 (22.22%) WAN
10 35 (21.60%) Active Directory
10 35 (21.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (18.52%) SQL
12 28 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (16.67%) ITIL
13 27 (16.67%) CCNP
14 23 (14.20%) UNIX
15 22 (13.58%) Network Security
16 21 (12.96%) Degree
16 21 (12.96%) BGP
16 21 (12.96%) MPLS
16 21 (12.96%) OSPF
16 21 (12.96%) Network Monitoring
17 20 (12.35%) Management Information System
17 20 (12.35%) Ethernet
17 20 (12.35%) Citrix
18 19 (11.73%) CCIP
19 18 (11.11%) CCSP
19 18 (11.11%) ADSL
19 18 (11.11%) Frame Relay

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.32%) IIS
2 4 (2.47%) Lync
3 3 (1.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.62%) nginx
4 1 (0.62%) Apache
4 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.62%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 46 (28.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) SaaS
2 3 (1.85%) Office 365
3 2 (1.23%) PaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (30.25%) Firewall
2 36 (22.22%) WAN
3 22 (13.58%) Network Security
4 21 (12.96%) MPLS
4 21 (12.96%) OSPF
4 21 (12.96%) BGP
5 20 (12.35%) Ethernet
6 18 (11.11%) ADSL
6 18 (11.11%) Frame Relay
7 13 (8.02%) VoIP
7 13 (8.02%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (8.02%) VLAN
7 13 (8.02%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (7.41%) TCP/IP
9 9 (5.56%) DNS
10 6 (3.70%) Wireless
10 6 (3.70%) SAN
10 6 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (3.09%) FWSM
11 5 (3.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.02%) MySQL
2 6 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.85%) MS Access
4 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (5.56%) Back Office
2 6 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.47%) Finance
4 2 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (0.62%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.09%) Web Services
2 3 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.62%) SOAP
3 1 (0.62%) LAMP
3 1 (0.62%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.09%) Clustering
3 5 (3.09%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.85%) User Experience
5 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.62%) DataPower
6 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 88 (54.32%) Windows
2 54 (33.33%) Linux
3 23 (14.20%) UNIX
4 13 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.23%) CentOS
9 1 (0.62%) VMS
9 1 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.67%) ITIL
2 21 (12.96%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (10.49%) Technical Analysis
4 10 (6.17%) Supplier Management
4 10 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 9 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 8 (4.94%) Change Management
7 7 (4.32%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.09%) Service Management
8 5 (3.09%) Line Management
8 5 (3.09%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (2.47%) Load Balancing
9 4 (2.47%) Capacity Management
9 4 (2.47%) Project Management
9 4 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.47%) Network Management
9 4 (2.47%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (1.85%) Waterfall
10 3 (1.85%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.52%) SQL
2 7 (4.32%) Perl
3 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.23%) Python
5 1 (0.62%) Ruby
5 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.62%) PHP
5 1 (0.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 67 (41.36%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (30.25%) CCNA
3 27 (16.67%) CCNP
4 21 (12.96%) Degree
5 19 (11.73%) CCIP
6 18 (11.11%) CCSP
7 17 (10.49%) CCDA
8 15 (9.26%) MCSE
8 15 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.85%) CCIE
11 2 (1.23%) MCITP
12 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.62%) CISA
12 1 (0.62%) CISM
12 1 (0.62%) GCIA
12 1 (0.62%) GCIH
12 1 (0.62%) CEH
12 1 (0.62%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.49%) SLA
2 13 (8.02%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.09%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.62%) QA
4 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.62%) GPG13
System Software
1 35 (21.60%) Active Directory
1 35 (21.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (9.26%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.70%) vSphere
4 5 (3.09%) XenApp
4 5 (3.09%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.62%) Squid
5 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (8.64%) SCOM
2 11 (6.79%) SCCM
3 9 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 7 (4.32%) WSUS
5 5 (3.09%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.85%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.85%) Control-M
6 3 (1.85%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.23%) Puppet
8 1 (0.62%) Icinga
8 1 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.62%) Cacti
8 1 (0.62%) Nagios
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.62%) MOM
8 1 (0.62%) Netcool
8 1 (0.62%) Nessus
Vendors
1 80 (49.38%) Cisco
2 76 (46.91%) Microsoft
3 57 (35.19%) VMware
4 20 (12.35%) Citrix
5 17 (10.49%) Juniper
6 16 (9.88%) F5
7 14 (8.64%) SolarWinds
7 14 (8.64%) NetApp
8 12 (7.41%) CheckPoint
9 10 (6.17%) Fortinet
10 6 (3.70%) Websense
11 5 (3.09%) IronPort
12 4 (2.47%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.47%) Oracle
13 3 (1.85%) Ab Initio
13 3 (1.85%) Sophos
13 3 (1.85%) Red Gate
14 2 (1.23%) Blue Coat
14 2 (1.23%) EMC
14 2 (1.23%) Riverbed
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