The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 248 219 214
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 12 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.070% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.073% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 7
Average salary £36,250 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.28% -28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7319 5501 5584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.72% 95.80% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5788 4352 4709
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Operations Engineer
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -24 9 £37,500 +17.18%
South Yorkshire -13 1 £30,000 -70.00%
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) SLA
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 5 (31.25%) IIS
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) MCSE
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) Cacti
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Problem Management

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) MPLS
2 2 (12.50%) OSPF
2 2 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) IPsec
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Informix
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Debian
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) CCIP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) RHCE
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) ProxySG
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cacti
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Netcool
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) BMC
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) F5