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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 163 210 205
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 52 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.04% 0.12% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.13% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 21
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +21.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.28% +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
4784 4680 5266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.47% 95.55% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3938 3742 4528
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +4 24 £45,000 -
Woking - 9 £30,000 - 1
Guildford - 8 £32,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £28,500 - 1
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 22 August 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 44 (67.69%) Cisco
2 37 (56.92%) Firewall
3 32 (49.23%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (47.69%) CCNA
5 25 (38.46%) Windows
6 19 (29.23%) MS Excel
6 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
6 19 (29.23%) SolarWinds
7 18 (27.69%) WAN
8 17 (26.15%) Ethernet
8 17 (26.15%) ADSL
8 17 (26.15%) Frame Relay
8 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
8 17 (26.15%) Network Security
8 17 (26.15%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (24.62%) SCOM
10 14 (21.54%) CCNP
10 14 (21.54%) CCIP
10 14 (21.54%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
11 13 (20.00%) CCSP
12 12 (18.46%) Linux
13 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
14 10 (15.38%) ITIL
15 9 (13.85%) Solaris
15 9 (13.85%) Red Hat
15 9 (13.85%) CheckPoint
16 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (10.77%) Server Monitoring

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (29.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (56.92%) Firewall
2 18 (27.69%) WAN
3 17 (26.15%) Ethernet
3 17 (26.15%) ADSL
3 17 (26.15%) Frame Relay
3 17 (26.15%) Network Security
4 14 (21.54%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
7 4 (6.15%) SAN
8 3 (4.62%) Wireless
9 2 (3.08%) IP Telephony
9 2 (3.08%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (3.08%) HTTP
9 2 (3.08%) SNMP
9 2 (3.08%) VPN
9 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
9 2 (3.08%) MGCP
9 2 (3.08%) H.323
9 2 (3.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (3.08%) MySQL
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
2 1 (1.54%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (38.46%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Linux
3 9 (13.85%) Solaris
4 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (15.38%) ITIL
3 7 (10.77%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.08%) Network Management
4 2 (3.08%) DevOps
4 2 (3.08%) SIEM
4 2 (3.08%) ITSM
4 2 (3.08%) Service Management
4 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) Java
2 2 (3.08%) Perl
2 2 (3.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (49.23%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (47.69%) CCNA
3 14 (21.54%) CCNP
3 14 (21.54%) CCIP
4 13 (20.00%) CCSP
5 3 (4.62%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.54%) CCDA
6 1 (1.54%) CCVP
6 1 (1.54%) CCIE
6 1 (1.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (24.62%) SCOM
2 3 (4.62%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (3.08%) Cacti
3 2 (3.08%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.08%) Icinga
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.08%) Netcool
3 2 (3.08%) Nagios
4 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (67.69%) Cisco
2 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) SolarWinds
3 9 (13.85%) Red Hat
3 9 (13.85%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.62%) VMware
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) Juniper
6 1 (1.54%) NetApp
6 1 (1.54%) F5
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