The median annual salary for a Operations Engineer was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Engineer
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 105 134
Rank change year-on-year -2 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 7 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.50% 1.23% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.29% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 7
Median salary £23,000 £45,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.88% +87.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £49,000 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1362 1632 2138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 97.01% 95.94% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1302 1631
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Operations Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Operations Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
High Wycombe -3 6 £21,750 -51.66%
Milton Keynes - 1 £40,000 -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp