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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Operations Engineer
Rank 864 922 919
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 18 42 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.040% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.041% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 43
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £63,200
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +13.51%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016 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 10 December 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 +38 18 £42,500 -19.04% 1
North West - 6 £38,000 - 1
Rochdale - 5 £38,000 - 1
Manchester - 5 £38,000 - 1
London +35 4 £77,500 +40.90%
South East +44 3 £60,000 +4.34%
Berkshire +44 2 £60,000 -
East of England +23 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Windsor - 2 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
Surrey +22 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Blackpool - 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £45,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco
3 14 (43.75%) ITIL
4 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (40.63%) Juniper
5 11 (34.38%) Unix
5 11 (34.38%) Windows
5 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
6 10 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
6 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 10 (31.25%) CCNA
6 10 (31.25%) BGP
7 9 (28.13%) OSPF
7 9 (28.13%) TACACS
7 9 (28.13%) Ericsson
7 9 (28.13%) Ethernet
7 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
7 9 (28.13%) Coaching
7 9 (28.13%) DevOps
8 8 (25.00%) Foundry
8 8 (25.00%) Firewall
8 8 (25.00%) Redback
8 8 (25.00%) JNCIA
8 8 (25.00%) Brocade
8 8 (25.00%) VLAN
8 8 (25.00%) ICMP
9 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
9 7 (21.88%) Internet
9 7 (21.88%) Active Directory

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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) nginx
3 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.63%) PaaS
3 4 (12.50%) SaaS
4 3 (9.38%) IaaS
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (6.25%) Bluemix
5 2 (6.25%) Heroku
5 2 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) BGP
1 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) Ethernet
2 9 (28.13%) OSPF
2 9 (28.13%) TACACS
3 8 (25.00%) Firewall
3 8 (25.00%) ICMP
3 8 (25.00%) VLAN
4 7 (21.88%) Internet
5 5 (15.63%) DNS
6 4 (12.50%) Network Security
7 3 (9.38%) DHCP
8 2 (6.25%) HTTP
8 2 (6.25%) LAN
8 2 (6.25%) NetScreen
8 2 (6.25%) SAN
8 2 (6.25%) SSL
9 1 (3.13%) Broadband
9 1 (3.13%) VPN
9 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) ELK Stack
1 2 (6.25%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Tandem
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Blockchain
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Unix
2 11 (34.38%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) AIX
3 3 (9.38%) CentOS
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 9 (28.13%) Coaching
3 9 (28.13%) DevOps
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) Open Source
6 3 (9.38%) Change Control
6 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) ITSM
6 3 (9.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) Release Management
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) Go
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (31.25%) CCNA
3 8 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 3 (9.38%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) CEH
5 2 (6.25%) CREST Certified
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
5 2 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
2 3 (9.38%) QA
3 2 (6.25%) GPG13
3 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Docker
3 2 (6.25%) LXC
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.25%) Snort
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Firmware
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
1 5 (15.63%) SCOM
2 3 (9.38%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) Puppet
3 2 (6.25%) Kibana
3 2 (6.25%) logstash
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.25%) QRadar
3 2 (6.25%) RSA enVision
4 1 (3.13%) Terraform
4 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Juniper
3 9 (28.13%) Ericsson
4 8 (25.00%) Brocade
4 8 (25.00%) Foundry
4 8 (25.00%) Redback
5 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) HP
8 4 (12.50%) VMware
9 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
10 2 (6.25%) Dell
10 2 (6.25%) F5
10 2 (6.25%) Forcepoint
10 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
10 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
10 2 (6.25%) NetApp
10 2 (6.25%) Sophos
10 2 (6.25%) Sourcefire
10 2 (6.25%) TippingPoint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 11 days ago