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 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 196 198 221
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 19 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.41% 0.60% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.63% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 6
Average salary £35,750 £32,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
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
4498 5077 5028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.50% 95.41% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3798 4224 4097
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Chertsey - 5 £26,000 -
Guildford +13 3 £30,000 -4.00%
Woking +21 2 - -
Staines - 1 £52,500 -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 34 (62.96%) Cisco
1 34 (62.96%) CCNA
1 34 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
3 30 (55.56%) WAN
4 27 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 24 (44.44%) Windows
6 23 (42.59%) Linux
7 21 (38.89%) Firewall
8 20 (37.04%) CCNP
9 18 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 18 (33.33%) VLAN
10 14 (25.93%) VMware
10 14 (25.93%) F5
11 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (24.07%) Network Security
11 13 (24.07%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (24.07%) Network Monitoring
11 13 (24.07%) Spanning Tree
11 13 (24.07%) Frame Relay
11 13 (24.07%) MPLS
11 13 (24.07%) OSPF
11 13 (24.07%) BGP
11 13 (24.07%) CCSP
11 13 (24.07%) ADSL
11 13 (24.07%) VoIP
11 13 (24.07%) CCIP
11 13 (24.07%) CCDA
11 13 (24.07%) Ethernet
12 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (55.56%) WAN
2 21 (38.89%) Firewall
3 18 (33.33%) VLAN
4 13 (24.07%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (24.07%) Network Security
4 13 (24.07%) Frame Relay
4 13 (24.07%) Ethernet
4 13 (24.07%) ADSL
4 13 (24.07%) MPLS
4 13 (24.07%) OSPF
4 13 (24.07%) BGP
4 13 (24.07%) VoIP
4 13 (24.07%) Spanning Tree
5 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
6 9 (16.67%) LAN
7 8 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.41%) X.25
9 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.85%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
1 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 4 (7.41%) Electronics
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) LAMP
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) DataPower
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.26%) Android
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 7 (12.96%) Information Security
4 6 (11.11%) ITIL
5 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (9.26%) Line Management
6 4 (7.41%) Security Patching
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Change Control
7 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.70%) Service Management
7 2 (3.70%) DevOps
7 2 (3.70%) ITSM
8 1 (1.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) Perl
2 5 (9.26%) SQL
3 2 (3.70%) Python
3 2 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (62.96%) CCNA
1 34 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (37.04%) CCNP
3 13 (24.07%) CCIP
3 13 (24.07%) CCDA
3 13 (24.07%) CCSP
4 7 (12.96%) Degree
5 5 (9.26%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 7 (12.96%) PCI DSS
1 7 (12.96%) GPG13
2 5 (9.26%) ISO 8583
3 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.96%) Squid
3 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Nagios
1 2 (3.70%) Cacti
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.70%) Icinga
1 2 (3.70%) Netcool
2 1 (1.85%) Control-M
2 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (62.96%) Cisco
2 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.93%) VMware
3 14 (25.93%) F5
4 7 (12.96%) Blue Coat
4 7 (12.96%) CheckPoint
4 7 (12.96%) Websense
5 2 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) Compaq
6 1 (1.85%) Juniper
6 1 (1.85%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.85%) Sun
6 1 (1.85%) IBM