Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Engineer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Operations Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 146 150
Rank change year-on-year -22 +4 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 15 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.48% 0.044% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.045% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 9
Cambridge median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -15.00% +75.44%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.24% -15.00% +75.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3048 2210 2742
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.40% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2322 1842 2381
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Operations Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Engineer in Cambridge

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Operations Engineer in Cambridge

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Engineer in Cambridge

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cambridge region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Wireless
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) Driving Licence
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) Physics
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
5 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
5 2 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) PhD
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) Big Data
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration

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

Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Wireless
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) Physics
3 2 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Rackspace