The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 159 197 199
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 47 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.99% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 16
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Operations Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4527 4506 5038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.23% 95.45% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3665 3672 4333
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 Surrey

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 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
(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
Dorking -1 23 £45,000 -10.00%
Guildford - 7 £34,000 -
Woking - 5 £30,000 -
Leatherhead -15 1 £28,500 +14.00%
Redhill - 1 £42,500 -
Camberley - 1 £34,000 -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 52 (68.42%) Cisco
2 43 (56.58%) Firewall
3 39 (51.32%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (48.68%) CCNA
5 31 (40.79%) Windows
6 25 (32.89%) SolarWinds
7 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 23 (30.26%) WAN
8 23 (30.26%) MS Excel
8 23 (30.26%) Hyper-V
9 22 (28.95%) SCOM
10 21 (27.63%) Network Security
11 20 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
11 20 (26.32%) Frame Relay
11 20 (26.32%) Ethernet
11 20 (26.32%) ADSL
12 17 (22.37%) CCNP
12 17 (22.37%) CCIP
13 16 (21.05%) CCSP
13 16 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (19.74%) Cisco PIX
15 13 (17.11%) ITIL
16 12 (15.79%) Linux
17 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (11.84%) Solaris
18 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
18 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
18 9 (11.84%) CheckPoint
19 8 (10.53%) VMware
19 8 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (30.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (56.58%) Firewall
2 23 (30.26%) WAN
3 21 (27.63%) Network Security
4 20 (26.32%) Ethernet
4 20 (26.32%) ADSL
4 20 (26.32%) Frame Relay
5 16 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (19.74%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.58%) SAN
9 3 (3.95%) MPLS
9 3 (3.95%) OSPF
9 3 (3.95%) BGP
9 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
9 3 (3.95%) Wireless
9 3 (3.95%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.63%) VoIP
10 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) MySQL
1 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Japanese Language
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.79%) Windows
2 12 (15.79%) Linux
3 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.84%) Solaris
5 8 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.63%) UNIX
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
2 13 (17.11%) ITIL
3 7 (9.21%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (3.95%) Network Management
5 1 (1.32%) DevOps
5 1 (1.32%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.32%) Service Management
5 1 (1.32%) ITSM
5 1 (1.32%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) Python
2 1 (1.32%) Java
2 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (51.32%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (48.68%) CCNA
3 17 (22.37%) CCNP
3 17 (22.37%) CCIP
4 16 (21.05%) CCSP
5 2 (2.63%) Degree
5 2 (2.63%) CCIE
5 2 (2.63%) CCDA
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.32%) CCVP
6 1 (1.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (30.26%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (28.95%) SCOM
2 4 (5.26%) SCCM
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.95%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (2.63%) WSUS
5 1 (1.32%) Netcool
5 1 (1.32%) Nagios
5 1 (1.32%) Cacti
5 1 (1.32%) Puppet
5 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.32%) Icinga
Vendors
1 52 (68.42%) Cisco
2 25 (32.89%) SolarWinds
3 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
4 9 (11.84%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.53%) VMware
6 3 (3.95%) F5
6 3 (3.95%) Juniper
7 2 (2.63%) NetApp
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix
8 1 (1.32%) EMC
8 1 (1.32%) Riverbed