Operations Engineer Jobs in the East Midlands

Operations Engineer
England > East Midlands

The median Operations Engineer salary in the East Midlands is £40,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

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

6 months to
21 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 172 173 194
Rank change year-on-year +1 +21 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 16 3 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.12% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 4
10th Percentile £36,250 - £41,100
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £47,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £35,000 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -37.78% +10.29%
75th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £65,938
90th Percentile £45,000 - £72,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,834
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.98% +6.35%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 4,272 2,467 3,300
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.60% 88.61% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,071 1,309 2,135
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% +7.95%
75th Percentile £56,000 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £53,000 £60,800 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.83% +1.33% +9.09%

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Operations Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Engineer in the East Midlands

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Operations Engineer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Operations Engineer in the East Midlands

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 May 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Leicestershire -3 10 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Lincolnshire -8 6 £40,000 - 1
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 May 2024, Operations Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 13 (81.25%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) Azure
3 10 (62.50%) Law
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (56.25%) Patch Management
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Clustering
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) IIS
4 9 (56.25%) VPN
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) SAN
4 9 (56.25%) Clustering
4 9 (56.25%) High Availability
5 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) Social Skills
6 5 (31.25%) Customer Service
7 4 (25.00%) Cylance
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) McAfee
7 4 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) Veeam
7 4 (25.00%) Meraki

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) SAN
2 9 (56.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (62.50%) Law
2 5 (31.25%) Social Skills
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (56.25%) High Availability
2 9 (56.25%) Patch Management
3 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Customer Service
5 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Python
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (25.00%) CyberArk
3 4 (25.00%) Cylance
3 4 (25.00%) McAfee
3 4 (25.00%) Meraki
3 4 (25.00%) Veeam
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy