The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 375 409 384
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 73 30 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 52 28 46
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +3.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21332 20818 22073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.99% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17016 17146 18867
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operations Engineer
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +43 52 £35,000 -20.00% 2
Hampshire -14 10 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Berkshire -6 5 £40,000 -4.76% 1
West Sussex -6 4 £30,000 -31.81%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 50 (50.00%) Cisco
2 44 (44.00%) Windows
3 41 (41.00%) Firewall
4 36 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (33.00%) CCNA
6 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 27 (27.00%) Linux
8 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
9 21 (21.00%) Ethernet
10 20 (20.00%) SQL
11 18 (18.00%) SolarWinds
11 18 (18.00%) WAN
12 17 (17.00%) ITIL
12 17 (17.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (17.00%) Hyper-V
12 17 (17.00%) Network Security
13 16 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
13 16 (16.00%) ADSL
13 16 (16.00%) Frame Relay
14 15 (15.00%) CCNP
14 15 (15.00%) SCOM
15 14 (14.00%) TCP/IP
16 11 (11.00%) CCIP
16 11 (11.00%) CCSP
16 11 (11.00%) Cisco PIX
16 11 (11.00%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
17 10 (10.00%) MySQL
18 9 (9.00%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (9.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (1.00%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.00%) IaaS
3 1 (1.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (41.00%) Firewall
2 21 (21.00%) Ethernet
3 18 (18.00%) WAN
4 17 (17.00%) Network Security
5 16 (16.00%) ADSL
5 16 (16.00%) Frame Relay
6 14 (14.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (11.00%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (11.00%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (9.00%) VPN
9 8 (8.00%) IP Telephony
10 6 (6.00%) Wireshark
10 6 (6.00%) SAN
11 5 (5.00%) FTP
11 5 (5.00%) MPLS
11 5 (5.00%) OSPF
11 5 (5.00%) BGP
11 5 (5.00%) Unified Communications
12 4 (4.00%) xDSL
12 4 (4.00%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (7.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.00%) Electronics
4 3 (3.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.00%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) LAMP
1 2 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.00%) Open Source
2 2 (2.00%) DTV
2 2 (2.00%) Firmware
3 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.00%) Windows
2 27 (27.00%) Linux
3 17 (17.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.00%) Solaris
7 7 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.00%) UNIX
9 1 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) ITIL
2 16 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (9.00%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (6.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.00%) DevOps
4 6 (6.00%) Project Management
5 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.00%) SIEM
6 4 (4.00%) Service Management
6 4 (4.00%) Change Management
7 3 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.00%) Data Security
7 3 (3.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.00%) Network Management
8 2 (2.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.00%) Operations Management
8 2 (2.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.00%) Perl
2 3 (3.00%) Python
3 2 (2.00%) Ruby
3 2 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (33.00%) CCNA
3 15 (15.00%) CCNP
4 11 (11.00%) CCIP
4 11 (11.00%) CCSP
5 8 (8.00%) Degree
6 6 (6.00%) MCSE
6 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.00%) MCSA
8 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.00%) CISSP
9 1 (1.00%) CCIE
9 1 (1.00%) CCVP
9 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) BS25999
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (17.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.00%) Kamailio
4 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.00%) XenApp
5 2 (2.00%) vSphere
5 2 (2.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (15.00%) SCOM
2 4 (4.00%) Nagios
3 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.00%) SCCM
4 2 (2.00%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.00%) Cacti
4 2 (2.00%) Puppet
4 2 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.00%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (2.00%) Netcool
5 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.00%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 50 (50.00%) Cisco
2 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (18.00%) SolarWinds
4 9 (9.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (7.00%) Oracle
7 6 (6.00%) VMware
7 6 (6.00%) Citrix
8 4 (4.00%) Juniper
9 2 (2.00%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.00%) Aastra
9 2 (2.00%) Acme Packet
9 2 (2.00%) Sonus
9 2 (2.00%) Siemens
9 2 (2.00%) SAP
9 2 (2.00%) Ericsson
10 1 (1.00%) NetApp
10 1 (1.00%) Novell
10 1 (1.00%) McAfee
10 1 (1.00%) Symantec
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