The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Operations Engineer
Rank 897 862 874
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Operations Engineer 6 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.002% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Average salary £43,750 £23,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.17% -54.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £23,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £32,500

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Operations Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Operations Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Operations Engineer within the UK.

Technical Operations Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Operations Engineer over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Technical Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Operations Engineer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Operations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 6 £43,750 +86.17% 2
South East - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey - 2 £43,750 -
London -12 1 £60,000 +155.31% 1
Norwich - 1 £31,500 -
Redhill - 1 £42,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £42,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £31,500 -
City of London - 1 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £42,500 -
Derby - 1 £50,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £31,500 -

Technical Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) IIS
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (20.00%) MCSE
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) HTTP
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Nagios
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) Puppet
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (13.33%) Open Source
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) New Relic
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 7

Technical Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (6.67%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Management
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
2 1 (6.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) New Relic
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
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