The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Engineer
England / South West
Rank 233 244 251
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 9 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.22% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 1
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -37.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +5.84%

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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4851 5629 5826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.48% 97.03% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4023 4668 4922
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,116 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Operations Engineer in the job title.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the South West region.

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol - 4 £49,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 4 £22,500 -
Somerset -7 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 West region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (33.33%) DevOps
4 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) Internet
6 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 4 (22.22%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 4 (22.22%) Atlassian
6 4 (22.22%) JIRA
6 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 4 (22.22%) CentOS
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (22.22%) Graphite
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (22.22%) Grafana
7 3 (16.67%) Ansible

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) HipChat
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.56%) Extranet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) FWSM
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
5 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) CentOS
5 3 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) DSDM
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) RUP
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Microservices
7 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Snort
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Grafana
1 4 (22.22%) Graphite
2 3 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (11.11%) Cobbler
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.11%) Terraform
3 2 (11.11%) Tivoli
4 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.56%) Rancher
4 1 (5.56%) SCCM
4 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Atlassian
3 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) IronPort
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 4 days ago