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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 374 398 396
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 72 39 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 44 34 46
Average salary £35,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £31,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
20750 20038 21750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.01% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16279 16594 18612
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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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 +26 47 £35,000 -22.22%
West Sussex +1 11 £32,500 -26.13%
Hampshire -20 6 £41,000 +5.12% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £22,500 -26.82% 1
Berkshire -12 2 £28,000 -55.20% 1
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 71 (58.68%) Cisco
2 61 (50.41%) Windows
3 53 (43.80%) Firewall
4 52 (42.98%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (36.36%) CCNA
6 38 (31.40%) Microsoft
7 29 (23.97%) ITIL
8 26 (21.49%) MS Excel
9 25 (20.66%) Ethernet
9 25 (20.66%) Linux
9 25 (20.66%) SolarWinds
9 25 (20.66%) Hyper-V
10 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (19.01%) WAN
12 22 (18.18%) CCNP
12 22 (18.18%) VMware
12 22 (18.18%) SCOM
12 22 (18.18%) Network Security
13 20 (16.53%) Network Monitoring
13 20 (16.53%) Frame Relay
13 20 (16.53%) ADSL
14 18 (14.88%) TCP/IP
15 17 (14.05%) CCIP
15 17 (14.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (13.22%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (13.22%) Juniper
16 16 (13.22%) CCSP
16 16 (13.22%) SQL
17 15 (12.40%) Citrix
17 15 (12.40%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (7.44%) MS Exchange
1 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.48%) IIS
3 2 (1.65%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (21.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.83%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (43.80%) Firewall
2 25 (20.66%) Ethernet
3 23 (19.01%) WAN
4 22 (18.18%) Network Security
5 20 (16.53%) ADSL
5 20 (16.53%) Frame Relay
6 18 (14.88%) TCP/IP
7 16 (13.22%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (12.40%) Cisco PIX
9 12 (9.92%) SAN
10 9 (7.44%) IP Telephony
11 8 (6.61%) MPLS
11 8 (6.61%) OSPF
11 8 (6.61%) BGP
11 8 (6.61%) VPN
12 6 (4.96%) Wireshark
12 6 (4.96%) Unified Communications
13 5 (4.13%) FTP
13 5 (4.13%) Wireless
14 4 (3.31%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) MySQL
2 1 (0.83%) QlikView
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.31%) Finance
3 2 (1.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Japanese Language
4 1 (0.83%) Billing
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.65%) Firmware
2 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.83%) Open Source
3 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.83%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 61 (50.41%) Windows
2 25 (20.66%) Linux
3 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (11.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.44%) Solaris
6 8 (6.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.79%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.96%) UNIX
9 1 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.97%) ITIL
2 20 (16.53%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (8.26%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (8.26%) Supplier Management
4 9 (7.44%) Server Monitoring
5 6 (4.96%) Capacity Management
6 5 (4.13%) Network Management
6 5 (4.13%) Project Management
6 5 (4.13%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.31%) Change Management
7 4 (3.31%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.48%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.65%) Operations Management
9 2 (1.65%) Performance Testing
9 2 (1.65%) DevOps
9 2 (1.65%) Line Management
9 2 (1.65%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.65%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.65%) Service Management
9 2 (1.65%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.22%) SQL
2 1 (0.83%) Ruby
2 1 (0.83%) C#
2 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 52 (42.98%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (36.36%) CCNA
3 22 (18.18%) CCNP
4 17 (14.05%) CCIP
5 16 (13.22%) CCSP
6 6 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (4.96%) MCSE
6 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.13%) MCSA
8 4 (3.31%) Degree
9 3 (2.48%) CCDA
9 3 (2.48%) CCIE
10 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.83%) CCVP
10 1 (0.83%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (20.66%) Hyper-V
2 17 (14.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.96%) XenApp
4 6 (4.96%) vSphere
4 6 (4.96%) Kamailio
5 2 (1.65%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (18.18%) SCOM
2 6 (4.96%) SCCM
3 3 (2.48%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.48%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.65%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.65%) Nagios
4 2 (1.65%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.65%) WSUS
5 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.83%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.83%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 71 (58.68%) Cisco
2 38 (31.40%) Microsoft
3 25 (20.66%) SolarWinds
4 22 (18.18%) VMware
5 16 (13.22%) Juniper
6 15 (12.40%) Citrix
7 10 (8.26%) Fortinet
7 10 (8.26%) Red Hat
7 10 (8.26%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle
9 3 (2.48%) F5
10 2 (1.65%) Sonus
10 2 (1.65%) Acme Packet
10 2 (1.65%) Siemens
10 2 (1.65%) Ericsson
10 2 (1.65%) NetApp
10 2 (1.65%) Aastra
11 1 (0.83%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.83%) Huawei
11 1 (0.83%) Symantec
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