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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Operations Engineer
Rank 935 973 985
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Operations Engineer 13 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.011% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.011% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 9
Average salary £80,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.21% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £26,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £63,750 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £26,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+130.76% -38.82%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Technical Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Operations Engineer
Top 7 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 1 May 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
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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 +36 13 £80,000 +116.21% 1
London +14 7 £100,000 +129.88% 1
West Midlands - 5 - -
Warwick - 5 - -
Warwickshire - 5 - -
South East - 1 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -

Technical Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Degree
3 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (32.00%) DevOps
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 7 (28.00%) Python
4 7 (28.00%) LAN
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 6 (24.00%) Nagios
5 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Docker
5 6 (24.00%) Puppet
5 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (20.00%) High Availability
6 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.00%) Kibana
6 5 (20.00%) logstash
6 5 (20.00%) Icinga
6 5 (20.00%) Mesos
6 5 (20.00%) Microservices
6 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes

Technical Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
2 6 (24.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.00%) HTTP
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) VoIP
4 3 (12.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (8.00%) DHCP
5 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) BGP
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) MPLS
6 1 (4.00%) Multicast
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (20.00%) InfluxDB
2 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (4.00%) Sensu
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Blog
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) FMCG
4 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (12.00%) AIX
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) High Availability
4 5 (20.00%) Microservices
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (16.00%) Low Latency
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management
7 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Docker
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Nagios
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Grafana
2 5 (20.00%) Icinga
2 5 (20.00%) Kibana
2 5 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 5 (20.00%) logstash
2 5 (20.00%) Mesos
3 4 (16.00%) SCCM
4 1 (4.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) Graphite
4 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Acme Packet
5 2 (8.00%) Mitel
5 2 (8.00%) Sonus
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) GENBAND
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Nimsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
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Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
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