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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Operations Engineer
UK
Rank 821 903 925
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 20 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.035% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.037% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 35
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 £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 18 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 25 February 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 +84 19 £45,000 -14.28% 7
South East +61 9 £60,000 +14.28%
Surrey +45 8 - -
Dorking +2 8 - -
North West - 6 £40,000 - 1
Rochdale - 4 £39,000 - 1
Manchester - 4 £39,000 - 1
London +69 2 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire +30 2 - - 2
Leeds +21 2 - -
West Yorkshire +16 2 - - 2
Liverpool - 2 £55,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £55,000 -
Berkshire +52 1 £60,000 -
Windsor - 1 £60,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £47,500 -
South Wales - 1 £47,500 -
Wales - 1 £47,500 -

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 24 (61.54%) Cisco
3 21 (53.85%) Firewall
3 21 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (48.72%) BGP
5 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 15 (38.46%) CCNP
6 15 (38.46%) OSPF
6 15 (38.46%) Data Centre
7 14 (35.90%) MPLS
7 14 (35.90%) VLAN
8 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (30.77%) VMware
9 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (28.21%) Juniper
9 11 (28.21%) WAN
9 11 (28.21%) Windows
9 11 (28.21%) DevOps
9 11 (28.21%) F5
10 10 (25.64%) High Availability
10 10 (25.64%) Spanning Tree
10 10 (25.64%) Presales
10 10 (25.64%) VoIP
10 10 (25.64%) CCIP
10 10 (25.64%) CCSP
10 10 (25.64%) CCDA
10 10 (25.64%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
12 8 (20.51%) Coaching

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 (12.82%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) nginx
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) PaaS
3 4 (10.26%) SaaS
4 3 (7.69%) IaaS
5 2 (5.13%) Bluemix
5 2 (5.13%) Heroku
5 2 (5.13%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (5.13%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.56%) Mimecast
6 1 (2.56%) Route 53
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) BGP
3 15 (38.46%) OSPF
4 14 (35.90%) MPLS
4 14 (35.90%) VLAN
5 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (28.21%) WAN
6 10 (25.64%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (25.64%) Spanning Tree
6 10 (25.64%) VoIP
7 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
7 8 (20.51%) Internet
7 8 (20.51%) TACACS
8 6 (15.38%) DNS
8 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 4 (10.26%) Broadband
9 4 (10.26%) ICMP
10 3 (7.69%) LAN
10 3 (7.69%) Network Security
11 2 (5.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (5.13%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 9 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (10.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Tandem
5 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
5 2 (5.13%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 7 (17.95%) Unix
4 4 (10.26%) CentOS
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.69%) AIX
5 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000
5 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) DevOps
2 10 (25.64%) High Availability
2 10 (25.64%) Presales
3 8 (20.51%) Coaching
3 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) ITIL
5 6 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (15.38%) Open Source
6 5 (12.82%) Change Management
7 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.26%) Network Management
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Data Management
8 3 (7.69%) ITSM
8 3 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.69%) Service Management
8 3 (7.69%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) Python
2 4 (10.26%) Ruby
3 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) Go
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (38.46%) CCNP
3 10 (25.64%) CCDA
3 10 (25.64%) CCIP
3 10 (25.64%) CCSP
4 6 (15.38%) CCNA
5 4 (10.26%) JNCIA
5 4 (10.26%) JNCIP
6 3 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (5.13%) CEH
7 2 (5.13%) CREST Certified
7 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.69%) QA
4 2 (5.13%) GPG13
4 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.69%) Docker
4 2 (5.13%) LXC
4 2 (5.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Ansible
3 2 (5.13%) Kibana
3 2 (5.13%) logstash
3 2 (5.13%) QRadar
3 2 (5.13%) RSA enVision
3 2 (5.13%) Terraform
4 1 (2.56%) CSIRT
4 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) VMware
4 11 (28.21%) F5
4 11 (28.21%) Juniper
5 8 (20.51%) Ericsson
6 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 4 (10.26%) Brocade
7 4 (10.26%) Foundry
7 4 (10.26%) Huawei
7 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.26%) Redback
7 4 (10.26%) Splunk
8 2 (5.13%) AlienVault
8 2 (5.13%) ArcSight
8 2 (5.13%) FireEye
8 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.13%) LogRhythm
8 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.13%) TippingPoint
London
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
BookingBug
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago