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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Operations Engineer
UK
Rank 829 899 889
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 20 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.040% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.041% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 46
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £46,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +22.09%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 25 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +67 19 £47,500 -9.52% 3
North West - 7 £40,000 -
South East +58 4 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Rochdale - 4 £39,000 -
Manchester - 4 £39,000 -
London +61 3 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Berkshire +49 2 £60,000 -
Surrey +26 2 - - 1
East of England +23 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Dorking -2 2 - - 1
Windsor - 2 £60,000 -
North East - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 £55,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £55,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire +22 1 - -
Leeds +16 1 - -
Yorkshire +16 1 - -
Wales - 1 £47,500 -
South Wales - 1 £47,500 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £47,500 -
Blackpool - 1 - -

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 21 (58.33%) Linux
2 20 (55.56%) Cisco
3 17 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (41.67%) Firewall
5 14 (38.89%) BGP
5 14 (38.89%) Juniper
6 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 11 (30.56%) Windows
6 11 (30.56%) DevOps
7 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 10 (27.78%) Coaching
7 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
7 10 (27.78%) Ethernet
7 10 (27.78%) Ericsson
7 10 (27.78%) Internet
7 10 (27.78%) OSPF
7 10 (27.78%) TACACS
8 9 (25.00%) CCNP
8 9 (25.00%) Unix
8 9 (25.00%) ITIL
8 9 (25.00%) VLAN
9 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 8 (22.22%) CCNA
9 8 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
10 7 (19.44%) MPLS
10 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
10 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
10 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.33%) nginx
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) PaaS
3 4 (11.11%) SaaS
4 3 (8.33%) IaaS
5 2 (5.56%) Bluemix
5 2 (5.56%) Heroku
5 2 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (5.56%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.78%) Mimecast
6 1 (2.78%) Route 53
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) Firewall
2 14 (38.89%) BGP
3 10 (27.78%) Ethernet
3 10 (27.78%) Internet
3 10 (27.78%) OSPF
3 10 (27.78%) TACACS
4 9 (25.00%) VLAN
5 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 7 (19.44%) MPLS
7 6 (16.67%) DNS
7 6 (16.67%) ICMP
8 4 (11.11%) Broadband
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (11.11%) Network Security
8 4 (11.11%) WAN
9 3 (8.33%) LAN
9 3 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (8.33%) VoIP
10 2 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) ELK Stack
2 2 (5.56%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Tandem
4 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Blockchain
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 9 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (11.11%) CentOS
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.33%) AIX
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000
5 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) DevOps
2 10 (27.78%) Coaching
2 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
4 8 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.67%) Open Source
7 5 (13.89%) Change Management
8 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.11%) Network Management
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Data Management
9 3 (8.33%) High Availability
9 3 (8.33%) ITSM
9 3 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Presales
9 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.33%) Service Management
9 3 (8.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Python
2 4 (11.11%) Ruby
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) Go
4 1 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.00%) CCNP
3 8 (22.22%) CCNA
4 6 (16.67%) JNCIA
5 4 (11.11%) JNCIP
6 3 (8.33%) CCDA
6 3 (8.33%) CCIP
6 3 (8.33%) CCSP
6 3 (8.33%) Degree
7 2 (5.56%) CEH
7 2 (5.56%) CREST Certified
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.33%) QA
4 2 (5.56%) GPG13
4 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Docker
4 2 (5.56%) LXC
4 2 (5.56%) Snort
5 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) Kibana
3 2 (5.56%) logstash
3 2 (5.56%) QRadar
3 2 (5.56%) RSA enVision
3 2 (5.56%) Terraform
4 1 (2.78%) CSIRT
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) SCOM
4 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco
2 14 (38.89%) Juniper
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) Ericsson
5 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
6 6 (16.67%) Brocade
6 6 (16.67%) Foundry
6 6 (16.67%) Redback
7 5 (13.89%) F5
7 5 (13.89%) VMware
8 4 (11.11%) Huawei
8 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 4 (11.11%) Splunk
9 2 (5.56%) AlienVault
9 2 (5.56%) ArcSight
9 2 (5.56%) Dell
9 2 (5.56%) FireEye
9 2 (5.56%) HP
9 2 (5.56%) LogRhythm
9 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
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