The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 215 218 232
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 14 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.22% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 4
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Operations Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5773 5608 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.83% 95.70% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4568 4599 4333
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Operations Engineer in the job title.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Warwickshire - 6 £30,000 -
Staffordshire +3 5 £30,000 +14.28% 1
Coventry 0 1 £40,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £22,500 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 21 (63.64%) Load Balancing
2 21 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (51.52%) DevOps
4 16 (48.48%) Kubernetes
4 16 (48.48%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (48.48%) Mesos
4 16 (48.48%) Microservices
4 16 (48.48%) HTTP
5 13 (39.39%) Firewall
6 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
7 9 (27.27%) Docker
7 9 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (27.27%) Kibana
7 9 (27.27%) Icinga
7 9 (27.27%) InfluxDB
7 9 (27.27%) logstash
7 9 (27.27%) ELK Stack
7 9 (27.27%) Grafana
7 9 (27.27%) Puppet
7 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 9 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (27.27%) Nagios
7 9 (27.27%) Oracle
8 7 (21.21%) Internet
8 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco
9 6 (18.18%) FTP

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 6 (18.18%) nginx
2 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) HTTP
2 13 (39.39%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) Internet
3 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
4 6 (18.18%) DNS
4 6 (18.18%) FTP
4 6 (18.18%) SSL
5 5 (15.15%) SMTP
6 1 (3.03%) BGP
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (3.03%) MPLS
6 1 (3.03%) OSPF
6 1 (3.03%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (27.27%) InfluxDB
1 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Load Balancing
1 21 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
2 17 (51.52%) DevOps
3 16 (48.48%) Microservices
4 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
5 6 (18.18%) Web Operations
6 5 (15.15%) Data Management
6 5 (15.15%) ITIL
6 5 (15.15%) Line Management
6 5 (15.15%) TQM
7 2 (6.06%) Security Operations
7 2 (6.06%) SIEM
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) Data Loss Prevention
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) Information Security
8 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CEH
1 1 (3.03%) CISSP
1 1 (3.03%) OSCP
1 1 (3.03%) SSCP
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (48.48%) Kubernetes
1 16 (48.48%) Mesos
2 9 (27.27%) Grafana
2 9 (27.27%) Icinga
2 9 (27.27%) Kibana
2 9 (27.27%) logstash
2 9 (27.27%) Nagios
2 9 (27.27%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco
3 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.03%) Mitel
5 1 (3.03%) NetIQ
5 1 (3.03%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
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