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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Operations Engineer
Rank 901 927 939
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 17 36 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.033% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.035% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 35
Median salary £40,000 £42,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% -25.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £40,750 £43,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -8.69%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 19 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 26 September 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 +25 17 £40,000 -9.09% 3
North West +21 6 £38,000 -39.20%
Manchester -3 6 £38,000 -39.20%
Rochdale - 6 £38,000 -
London +37 4 £55,000 -6.38% 2
South East +21 2 £45,000 +8.43%
Surrey +10 2 £45,000 +8.43%
Dorset - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,750 -
South West - 2 - - 1
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Reigate - 2 £45,000 -
Wakefield - 2 £40,750 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £40,750 -
East of England +22 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Brentwood - 1 £55,000 -
Ealing - 1 £55,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £55,000 -
Essex - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Cisco
3 18 (33.96%) Firewall
4 17 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (30.19%) TCP/IP
5 16 (30.19%) DNS
6 15 (28.30%) CCNA
7 14 (26.42%) DHCP
7 14 (26.42%) ITIL
7 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
8 13 (24.53%) SCCM
9 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (22.64%) DevOps
9 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
9 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
10 11 (20.75%) HP
10 11 (20.75%) Unix
10 11 (20.75%) VMware
10 11 (20.75%) SCOM
11 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (18.87%) CCNP
11 10 (18.87%) VLAN
11 10 (18.87%) Python
11 10 (18.87%) OSPF
11 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.98%) Juniper
12 9 (16.98%) SAN

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 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) Apache
2 5 (9.43%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.55%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) SaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.89%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.89%) Heroku
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) Firewall
2 16 (30.19%) DNS
2 16 (30.19%) TCP/IP
3 14 (26.42%) DHCP
4 10 (18.87%) OSPF
4 10 (18.87%) VLAN
5 9 (16.98%) ICMP
5 9 (16.98%) SAN
6 8 (15.09%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (13.21%) BGP
7 7 (13.21%) VPN
7 7 (13.21%) Wireless
8 6 (11.32%) Ethernet
8 6 (11.32%) TACACS
9 5 (9.43%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (9.43%) Internet
10 4 (7.55%) IP Telephony
10 4 (7.55%) NX-OS
11 3 (5.66%) SNMP
11 3 (5.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.55%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) Firebird
3 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Ant
3 1 (1.89%) GCC
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.89%) Node.js
2 1 (1.89%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Clustering
2 6 (11.32%) User Experience
3 5 (9.43%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.77%) PKI
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.89%) CMDB
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.89%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 20 (37.74%) Windows
3 11 (20.75%) Unix
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.66%) CentOS
6 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ITIL
2 12 (22.64%) DevOps
3 9 (16.98%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
4 7 (13.21%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) Coaching
6 5 (9.43%) Change Control
6 5 (9.43%) High Availability
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Change Management
8 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.66%) Network Management
8 3 (5.66%) Open Source
8 3 (5.66%) Project Management
8 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.77%) Patch Management
9 2 (3.77%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) Python
2 6 (11.32%) SQL
3 4 (7.55%) Ruby
4 3 (5.66%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) Perl
5 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) Go
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.30%) CCNA
3 10 (18.87%) CCNP
4 6 (11.32%) JNCIA
4 6 (11.32%) MCSE
4 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.43%) MCSA
6 4 (7.55%) Degree
7 1 (1.89%) CEH
7 1 (1.89%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.89%) MCTS
7 1 (1.89%) RHCE
7 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) GPG13
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (7.55%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Docker
3 3 (5.66%) NFS
3 3 (5.66%) vSphere
3 3 (5.66%) XenApp
4 2 (3.77%) Firmware
4 2 (3.77%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.89%) LXC
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.89%) Snort
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) SCCM
2 11 (20.75%) SCOM
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (9.43%) Puppet
5 4 (7.55%) Ansible
5 4 (7.55%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.77%) Nagios
6 2 (3.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.89%) Kibana
7 1 (1.89%) logstash
7 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.89%) QRadar
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.89%) RSA enVision
7 1 (1.89%) Terraform
7 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco
2 11 (20.75%) HP
2 11 (20.75%) VMware
3 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.98%) Juniper
5 6 (11.32%) Brocade
5 6 (11.32%) Ericsson
5 6 (11.32%) Foundry
5 6 (11.32%) NetApp
5 6 (11.32%) Redback
6 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.55%) Citrix
8 3 (5.66%) F5
8 3 (5.66%) NetScout
9 2 (3.77%) Hitachi
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle
9 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.77%) Splunk
9 2 (3.77%) Symantec
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