The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Operations Engineer
Rank 873 916 983
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 44 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.033% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.034% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 14
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £43,000 £41,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Operations Engineer in the job title.

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Operations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 42 £56,250 +7.14% 6
Yorkshire +28 16 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South East +28 13 £60,000 +20.00% 2
West Yorkshire +11 12 £45,000 -10.00% 1
London 0 9 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Wakefield - 8 £38,750 - 1
Brighton - 5 £60,000 -
East Sussex - 5 £60,000 -
Surrey +4 4 £60,000 +20.00%
South Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £55,000 -
East of England +22 3 £47,500 +14.45%
Essex - 3 £47,500 -
Leeds - 3 £55,000 -
Saffron Walden - 3 £47,500 -
City of London - 3 £57,500 - 2
Redhill - 3 £60,000 -
Berkshire +8 2 £61,250 +16.66% 1
Reading - 2 £61,250 - 1
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £36,500 -
Thames Valley - 1 £57,500 -
Dorset - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Senior Operations Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (46.34%) Linux
2 35 (42.68%) Firewall
3 33 (40.24%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (39.02%) Cisco
5 30 (36.59%) CCNP
5 30 (36.59%) CCNA
6 24 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (28.05%) Windows
8 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
9 21 (25.61%) VMware
10 20 (24.39%) DNS
10 20 (24.39%) VLAN
11 18 (21.95%) DHCP
11 18 (21.95%) DevOps
12 17 (20.73%) Data Centre
12 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
13 16 (19.51%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (17.07%) VoIP
15 14 (17.07%) Apache
15 14 (17.07%) SQL
15 14 (17.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 13 (15.85%) VPN
17 12 (14.63%) High Availability
17 12 (14.63%) OSPF
18 11 (13.41%) WAN
18 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
18 11 (13.41%) Unix
18 11 (13.41%) MS Exchange
18 11 (13.41%) F5

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (17.07%) Apache
2 11 (13.41%) MS Exchange
3 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.10%) IIS
6 3 (3.66%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.44%) JBoss
7 2 (2.44%) Jetty
7 2 (2.44%) nginx
7 2 (2.44%) Node.js
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.66%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.22%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.22%) Office 365
3 1 (1.22%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (42.68%) Firewall
2 24 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (24.39%) DNS
3 20 (24.39%) VLAN
4 18 (21.95%) DHCP
5 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
6 16 (19.51%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (17.07%) VoIP
8 13 (15.85%) VPN
9 12 (14.63%) OSPF
10 11 (13.41%) WAN
11 10 (12.20%) MPLS
11 10 (12.20%) Wireless
12 9 (10.98%) BGP
12 9 (10.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (10.98%) SAN
12 9 (10.98%) Spanning Tree
13 6 (7.32%) IP Telephony
13 6 (7.32%) NX-OS
14 5 (6.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) Firebird
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.32%) MySQL
4 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.66%) Big Data
6 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.44%) Hudson
4 2 (2.44%) JIRA
4 2 (2.44%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.22%) Ant
5 1 (1.22%) GCC
5 1 (1.22%) Maven
5 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.22%) Selenium
5 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.76%) Electronics
3 3 (3.66%) Finance
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) .NET
1 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET
1 5 (6.10%) RESTful
1 5 (6.10%) WCF
1 5 (6.10%) Web Services
2 2 (2.44%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.22%) JMS
3 1 (1.22%) JPA
3 1 (1.22%) jQuery
3 1 (1.22%) Memcached
3 1 (1.22%) Spring
3 1 (1.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.10%) Clustering
3 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) User Experience
4 3 (3.66%) Cloud Native
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) Replication
5 2 (2.44%) CMDB
5 2 (2.44%) PKI
5 2 (2.44%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.44%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.22%) BYOD
6 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.22%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.34%) Linux
2 23 (28.05%) Windows
3 11 (13.41%) Unix
4 10 (12.20%) Windows Server
5 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.66%) CentOS
8 3 (3.66%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.22%) Android
10 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.22%) Debian
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) DevOps
2 12 (14.63%) High Availability
3 11 (13.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (12.20%) Presales
5 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.98%) ITIL
6 7 (8.54%) Scrum
7 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.10%) OWASP
8 5 (6.10%) RAD
9 4 (4.88%) Change Control
9 4 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.88%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.88%) Project Management
9 4 (4.88%) Time Management
10 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.66%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (3.66%) Network Management
10 3 (3.66%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) SQL
2 10 (12.20%) Python
3 6 (7.32%) Ruby
4 5 (6.10%) C#
4 5 (6.10%) Perl
5 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.88%) Java
6 3 (3.66%) PHP
6 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 33 (40.24%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (36.59%) CCNA
2 30 (36.59%) CCNP
3 10 (12.20%) CCIP
3 10 (12.20%) CCSP
3 10 (12.20%) Degree
4 9 (10.98%) CCDA
5 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.10%) MCSE
7 3 (3.66%) MCSA
8 2 (2.44%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.22%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.22%) MCDST
9 1 (1.22%) MCP
9 1 (1.22%) MCTS
9 1 (1.22%) RHCE
9 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) QA
2 5 (6.10%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.88%) XenApp
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.66%) NFS
4 3 (3.66%) vSphere
5 2 (2.44%) Firmware
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.22%) Docker
6 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) SCCM
2 8 (9.76%) Puppet
2 8 (9.76%) SCOM
3 4 (4.88%) Ansible
3 4 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.66%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.44%) Graphite
5 2 (2.44%) Nagios
5 2 (2.44%) Salt
5 2 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.44%) Terraform
6 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.22%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.22%) Legato
6 1 (1.22%) Netcool
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) Cisco
2 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.61%) VMware
4 11 (13.41%) F5
5 9 (10.98%) HP
6 5 (6.10%) Citrix
6 5 (6.10%) NetApp
6 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.88%) Oracle
8 3 (3.66%) NetScout
8 3 (3.66%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.66%) Symantec
9 2 (2.44%) Hitachi
9 2 (2.44%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.22%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.22%) CommVault
10 1 (1.22%) EMC
10 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.22%) Splunk
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Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
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Salary: Circa; 60,000 - 70,000 + Excellent Benefits
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