The first table below looks at the demand for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 208 182 172
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 9 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.10% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4928 3752 3528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.02% 95.96% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4022 3009 2984
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Operations Engineer
Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -28 9 £37,500 +17.18%
Operations Engineer
Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SLA
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Change Management
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (33.33%) MCSE
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Service Management
7 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 2 (16.67%) SCCM
7 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) IPsec
2 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (8.33%) WAAS
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Informix
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Law
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) RHCE
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) BMC
4 1 (8.33%) Nokia
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat