The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 55 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.97% 5.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 5.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £43,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
Operations Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
204 164 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 98.55% 97.62% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 185 162 82
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in St Albans

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) dBASE
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) dBASE
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Websense
2 2 (40.00%) Dell