The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Operations Engineer
Rank 873 854 871
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 32 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.023% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.024% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 23
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,400 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Senior Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Operations Engineer within the UK.

Senior Operations Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Operations Engineer over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Senior Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Operations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England -22 32 £47,500 +15.15% 4
London -45 14 £67,500 +80.00% 2
East of England - 8 £45,000 -
Saffron Walden - 6 £45,000 -
Essex - 6 £45,000 -
Bristol - 5 £41,000 -
South West - 5 £41,000 -
City of London -11 2 £48,750 +30.00%
East Midlands - 2 £48,750 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £43,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £43,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £54,500 -
Luton - 2 £54,500 -
Leeds - 2 £43,000 -
Crawley +13 1 - -
West Sussex -8 1 - -
South East -21 1 - - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Derby - 1 £50,000 - 1
Gatwick - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £47,500 -

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (78.38%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) Windows
3 18 (48.65%) Cisco
3 18 (48.65%) Firewall
3 18 (48.65%) Puppet
4 16 (43.24%) Juniper
5 15 (40.54%) SAN
5 15 (40.54%) VMware
6 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (29.73%) Bash Shell
7 11 (29.73%) Hedge funds
7 11 (29.73%) Ruby
7 11 (29.73%) iSCSI
7 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
7 11 (29.73%) HP
7 11 (29.73%) Perl
8 9 (24.32%) DevOps
9 8 (21.62%) Apache
10 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
10 7 (18.92%) Degree
10 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (16.22%) Junos
11 6 (16.22%) Electronics
11 6 (16.22%) Firebird
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (13.51%) Vagrant
12 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.51%) Tomcat

Senior Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.62%) Apache
2 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.81%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.41%) CMS
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) WordPress
5 1 (2.70%) nginx
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Firewall
2 15 (40.54%) SAN
3 11 (29.73%) iSCSI
4 6 (16.22%) Junos
5 5 (13.51%) DHCP
5 5 (13.51%) VPN
6 4 (10.81%) DNS
6 4 (10.81%) LDAP
7 3 (8.11%) NAS
7 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.11%) Network Security
8 2 (5.41%) SSH
8 2 (5.41%) Telnet
8 2 (5.41%) DMZ
8 2 (5.41%) Multicast
8 2 (5.41%) PuTTY
8 2 (5.41%) SecureCRT
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.41%) WAN
8 2 (5.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Firebird
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.41%) MySQL
6 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.22%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Hedge funds
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Video on Demand
3 2 (5.41%) IPTV
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) Windows
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (13.51%) UNIX
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) DevOps
2 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.11%) Service Management
5 3 (8.11%) ITSM
5 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design
6 2 (5.41%) TDD
6 2 (5.41%) Operations Management
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Perl
1 11 (29.73%) Ruby
1 11 (29.73%) Bash Shell
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) CCSA
3 2 (5.41%) CCSE
3 2 (5.41%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) CCIP
3 2 (5.41%) CCNA
3 2 (5.41%) CISSP
3 2 (5.41%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
1 3 (8.11%) COBIT
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) XenApp
1 1 (2.70%) vSphere
1 1 (2.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (48.65%) Puppet
2 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (13.51%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.41%) Ansible
4 2 (5.41%) Opsview
4 2 (5.41%) Nagios
5 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) Juniper
3 15 (40.54%) VMware
4 11 (29.73%) HP
4 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.41%) McAfee
7 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.41%) F5
7 2 (5.41%) New Relic
8 1 (2.70%) Akamai
8 1 (2.70%) Citrix
8 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.70%) SAP
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