The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 219 252 263
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 34 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.17% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.17% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 1
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +48.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.37%
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6026 6996 6595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.87% 98.23% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5028 5805 5082
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
West Yorkshire +31 28 £45,625 +30.35% 2
South Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
East Yorkshire - 2 £28,000 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 28 (46.67%) Cisco
2 26 (43.33%) Linux
2 26 (43.33%) VMware
3 22 (36.67%) Bash Shell
4 19 (31.67%) Ruby
4 19 (31.67%) Firewall
5 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (25.00%) ITIL
6 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (25.00%) DevOps
7 14 (23.33%) CentOS
7 14 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
9 12 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (18.33%) DHCP
10 11 (18.33%) DNS
10 11 (18.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 11 (18.33%) SQL
10 11 (18.33%) vSphere
10 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
10 11 (18.33%) Ansible

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (15.00%) Confluence
3 9 (15.00%) IIS
3 9 (15.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.67%) Node.js
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.67%) Firewall
2 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.33%) DHCP
3 11 (18.33%) DNS
4 9 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (15.00%) LAN
5 8 (13.33%) VPN
6 7 (11.67%) Network Security
6 7 (11.67%) WAN
7 6 (10.00%) BGP
7 6 (10.00%) MPLS
7 6 (10.00%) OSPF
7 6 (10.00%) VLAN
7 6 (10.00%) Wireless
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (8.33%) Internet
9 4 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (6.67%) SAN
10 3 (5.00%) IPv4
10 3 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.00%) MySQL
5 5 (8.33%) Big Data
5 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 5 (8.33%) Redis
6 3 (5.00%) Informix
6 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (15.00%) Appium
3 9 (15.00%) JIRA
3 9 (15.00%) Maven
3 9 (15.00%) Mocha
3 9 (15.00%) Selenium
3 9 (15.00%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (11.67%) Retail
2 3 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Back Office
3 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Legal
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) LAMP
2 5 (8.33%) Memcached
3 4 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) IBM XIV
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) EFT
3 1 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (43.33%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) CentOS
3 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (15.00%) Ubuntu
5 8 (13.33%) Windows
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (25.00%) DevOps
1 15 (25.00%) ITIL
2 14 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 10 (16.67%) Change Management
5 9 (15.00%) Scrum
6 8 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 8 (13.33%) Service Management
7 5 (8.33%) Web Operations
8 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.67%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.67%) Security Operations
8 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) Bash Shell
2 19 (31.67%) Ruby
3 11 (18.33%) SQL
4 10 (16.67%) PHP
5 9 (15.00%) Java
6 8 (13.33%) Python
7 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.00%) Perl
9 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) CCNA
1 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) CCNP
3 5 (8.33%) MCSE
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.67%) Degree
5 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) MCITP
6 1 (1.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.33%) Docker
2 11 (18.33%) vSphere
3 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (11.67%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (18.33%) Ansible
3 9 (15.00%) Puppet
4 8 (13.33%) Salt
5 7 (11.67%) Graphite
5 7 (11.67%) Opsview
6 2 (3.33%) Cacti
6 2 (3.33%) Grafana
6 2 (3.33%) Nagios
6 2 (3.33%) Packer
7 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (46.67%) Cisco
2 26 (43.33%) VMware
3 10 (16.67%) Citrix
3 10 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 9 (15.00%) Atlassian
4 9 (15.00%) NetApp
5 8 (13.33%) HP
6 6 (10.00%) Aruba
6 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (10.00%) F5
6 6 (10.00%) Juniper
7 5 (8.33%) Splunk
8 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.67%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.00%) IBM
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle
10 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.67%) Remedy
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