The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Operations Engineer
Rank 914 948 986
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 34 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.033% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.034% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 8
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 27 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 1 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
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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 +31 32 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Yorkshire +25 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Yorkshire +18 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South East +7 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
London +5 7 £57,500 -11.53%
Surrey -6 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Wakefield - 5 £35,250 - 1
East of England +14 4 £45,000 +8.43%
Essex - 4 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Saffron Walden - 4 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £55,000 -
Leeds - 3 £55,000 -
Dorking 0 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Camberley - 2 £36,500 -
City of London - 2 £56,250 -
Scotland - 2 £37,500 -
Berkshire +17 1 £57,500 +9.52%
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Dorset - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £57,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £42,500 -
Redhill - 1 £60,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £37,500 -

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 36 (47.37%) Cisco
2 35 (46.05%) Firewall
3 34 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (43.42%) Linux
5 32 (42.11%) CCNP
6 31 (40.79%) CCNA
7 25 (32.89%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (30.26%) VLAN
9 20 (26.32%) VMware
10 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
10 18 (23.68%) Cisco IOS
10 18 (23.68%) Data Centre
11 17 (22.37%) F5
11 17 (22.37%) Windows
12 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
12 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (19.74%) DHCP
13 15 (19.74%) DNS
14 14 (18.42%) VoIP
15 13 (17.11%) VPN
15 13 (17.11%) WAN
15 13 (17.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 13 (17.11%) DevOps
16 12 (15.79%) Presales
16 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
16 12 (15.79%) Apache
16 12 (15.79%) CCSP
16 12 (15.79%) CCIP
16 12 (15.79%) MPLS
16 12 (15.79%) OSPF

Senior Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (15.79%) Apache
2 7 (9.21%) IIS
2 7 (9.21%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.63%) JBoss
4 2 (2.63%) Jetty
4 2 (2.63%) nginx
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.32%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.32%) Node.js
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (3.95%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.32%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Office 365
3 1 (1.32%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (46.05%) Firewall
2 25 (32.89%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (30.26%) VLAN
4 18 (23.68%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 15 (19.74%) DHCP
6 15 (19.74%) DNS
7 14 (18.42%) VoIP
8 13 (17.11%) VPN
8 13 (17.11%) WAN
9 12 (15.79%) BGP
9 12 (15.79%) MPLS
9 12 (15.79%) OSPF
10 11 (14.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (14.47%) Spanning Tree
11 9 (11.84%) Internet
12 7 (9.21%) Wireless
13 5 (6.58%) IP Telephony
13 5 (6.58%) NX-OS
13 5 (6.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (10.53%) Firebird
4 7 (9.21%) MySQL
5 5 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.95%) Informix
7 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.63%) Big Data
8 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.63%) Hudson
4 2 (2.63%) JIRA
4 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.32%) Ant
5 1 (1.32%) GCC
5 1 (1.32%) Maven
5 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.32%) Selenium
5 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 9 (11.84%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.21%) Electronics
3 4 (5.26%) Finance
4 2 (2.63%) Back Office
4 2 (2.63%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) .NET
2 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (9.21%) RESTful
2 7 (9.21%) WCF
3 2 (2.63%) ELK Stack
3 2 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.32%) JMS
4 1 (1.32%) JPA
4 1 (1.32%) jQuery
4 1 (1.32%) LAMP
4 1 (1.32%) Memcached
4 1 (1.32%) Spring
4 1 (1.32%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) CMDB
4 2 (2.63%) IBM XIV
4 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Replication
4 2 (2.63%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.32%) BYOD
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.32%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.32%) Physics
5 1 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (43.42%) Linux
2 17 (22.37%) Windows
3 10 (13.16%) Windows Server
4 9 (11.84%) Unix
5 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.32%) Android
8 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.32%) CentOS
8 1 (1.32%) Debian
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.11%) DevOps
2 12 (15.79%) High Availability
2 12 (15.79%) Presales
3 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.84%) Incident Management
4 8 (10.53%) ITIL
4 8 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (9.21%) OWASP
5 7 (9.21%) RAD
5 7 (9.21%) Scrum
6 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (6.58%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.26%) Time Management
8 3 (3.95%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.95%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.63%) CRM
9 2 (2.63%) Patch Management
9 2 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) SQL
2 8 (10.53%) Perl
2 8 (10.53%) Python
2 8 (10.53%) Ruby
3 7 (9.21%) Bash Shell
3 7 (9.21%) C#
4 3 (3.95%) Java
4 3 (3.95%) PHP
4 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 34 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (42.11%) CCNP
3 31 (40.79%) CCNA
4 12 (15.79%) CCIP
4 12 (15.79%) CCSP
4 12 (15.79%) Degree
5 11 (14.47%) CCDA
6 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.26%) MCSE
8 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.63%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.63%) MCSA
9 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.32%) MCDST
9 1 (1.32%) MCP
9 1 (1.32%) MCTS
9 1 (1.32%) RHCE
9 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
2 4 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.58%) Firmware
4 4 (5.26%) vSphere
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.63%) XenApp
6 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.32%) NFS
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.21%) Puppet
2 5 (6.58%) Salt
2 5 (6.58%) SCCM
2 5 (6.58%) SCOM
3 4 (5.26%) Graphite
4 2 (2.63%) Ansible
4 2 (2.63%) Cacti
4 2 (2.63%) Grafana
4 2 (2.63%) Nagios
4 2 (2.63%) Opsview
4 2 (2.63%) Terraform
5 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.32%) HP NNM
5 1 (1.32%) Legato
5 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.32%) Netcool
5 1 (1.32%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (47.37%) Cisco
2 20 (26.32%) VMware
3 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.37%) F5
5 7 (9.21%) HP
5 7 (9.21%) Oracle
5 7 (9.21%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.58%) NetApp
6 5 (6.58%) Riverbed
7 3 (3.95%) Citrix
7 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.63%) EMC
8 2 (2.63%) IBM
8 2 (2.63%) Splunk
8 2 (2.63%) Symantec
9 1 (1.32%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.32%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.32%) NetScout
9 1 (1.32%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.32%) Qualys
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