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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Operations Engineer
Rank 902 917 935
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 13 39 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.036% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.037% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 37
Median salary £40,750 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.90% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £41,500 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.11% -5.55%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2016 within the UK.

Senior Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Operations Engineer
Top 17 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 27 August 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 +35 13 £40,750 -32.08% 2
North West +21 4 £37,250 -40.40%
Manchester +14 4 £37,250 -40.40%
South East +3 4 £60,000 +44.57% 1
Rochdale - 4 £37,250 -
Yorkshire +34 3 £41,500 -
West Yorkshire +22 3 £41,500 -
Wakefield - 3 £41,500 -
South West - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Brighton - 2 £60,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey +27 1 - - 1
Berkshire +12 1 £65,000 -
Reading +5 1 £65,000 -
Reigate - 1 - -

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (40.68%) Linux
2 23 (38.98%) Firewall
2 23 (38.98%) Windows
3 22 (37.29%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (35.59%) Cisco
5 20 (33.90%) DNS
6 19 (32.20%) CCNA
7 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
7 18 (30.51%) DHCP
8 17 (28.81%) CCNP
9 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
9 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
9 14 (23.73%) ITIL
10 13 (22.03%) SCCM
10 13 (22.03%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (20.34%) SCOM
11 12 (20.34%) VLAN
11 12 (20.34%) VMware
11 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
12 11 (18.64%) HP
12 11 (18.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 11 (18.64%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
13 10 (16.95%) DevOps
13 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (16.95%) Unix
13 10 (16.95%) VPN
13 10 (16.95%) Wireless

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 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.86%) Apache
4 5 (8.47%) Apache Spark
5 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.39%) JBoss
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) SaaS
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.69%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.69%) Office 365
4 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.69%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.98%) Firewall
2 20 (33.90%) DNS
3 18 (30.51%) DHCP
3 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
4 13 (22.03%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (20.34%) VLAN
6 10 (16.95%) VPN
6 10 (16.95%) Wireless
7 9 (15.25%) SAN
8 7 (11.86%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (11.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (11.86%) ICMP
8 7 (11.86%) OSPF
9 6 (10.17%) IP Telephony
9 6 (10.17%) NX-OS
10 5 (8.47%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (6.78%) BGP
11 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
11 4 (6.78%) TACACS
11 4 (6.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
1 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) Firebird
4 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.69%) Ant
2 1 (1.69%) GCC
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.08%) Electronics
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.17%) Clustering
2 6 (10.17%) User Experience
3 5 (8.47%) Cloud Native
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) CMDB
5 2 (3.39%) PKI
5 2 (3.39%) Replication
6 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.69%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.69%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Linux
2 23 (38.98%) Windows
3 10 (16.95%) Unix
3 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.08%) CentOS
7 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.69%) Android
8 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) ITIL
2 11 (18.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (16.95%) DevOps
4 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.86%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (10.17%) Change Control
7 5 (8.47%) High Availability
7 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.78%) Coaching
8 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.78%) Project Management
9 3 (5.08%) Change Management
9 3 (5.08%) Network Management
9 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.39%) CRM
10 2 (3.39%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.39%) Scrum
10 2 (3.39%) Time Management
10 2 (3.39%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) Python
1 8 (13.56%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) Perl
2 3 (5.08%) Ruby
3 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (32.20%) CCNA
3 17 (28.81%) CCNP
4 6 (10.17%) JNCIA
4 6 (10.17%) MCSE
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.47%) MCSA
6 3 (5.08%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) MCTS
7 1 (1.69%) RHCE
7 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) XenApp
3 3 (5.08%) NFS
3 3 (5.08%) vSphere
4 2 (3.39%) Firmware
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.39%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.69%) Docker
5 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) SCCM
2 12 (20.34%) SCOM
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (6.78%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.78%) Puppet
5 2 (3.39%) Ansible
5 2 (3.39%) Nagios
5 2 (3.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Cisco
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) VMware
3 11 (18.64%) HP
4 6 (10.17%) NetApp
5 5 (8.47%) Citrix
5 5 (8.47%) Juniper
5 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.78%) Brocade
6 4 (6.78%) Ericsson
6 4 (6.78%) Foundry
6 4 (6.78%) Redback
7 3 (5.08%) NetScout
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle
8 2 (3.39%) F5
8 2 (3.39%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.39%) Symantec
9 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.69%) Splunk
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