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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 201 229 216
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 8 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
4575 5725 4910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.26% 96.56% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3732 4742 4231
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +29 4 £35,000 -
Solihull - 2 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -11 1 £45,000 +41.73%
Wolverhampton - 1 £23,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £23,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £23,500 - 1
Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Middleware
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) CCNP
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) iPad
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) SIEM
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
6 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) Mesos
6 2 (15.38%) Microservices
6 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 2 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (15.38%) Juniper

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 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) HTTP
5 2 (15.38%) SNMP
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) SSH
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) GoCD
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (7.69%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) iPad
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) SIEM
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Microservices
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) BCP
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
1 2 (15.38%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Jython
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
2 2 (15.38%) Mesos
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Graphite
3 1 (7.69%) Kibana
3 1 (7.69%) logstash
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
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