The median annual salary for a Senior Operations Engineer was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Senior Operations Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 872 917
Rank change year-on-year +42 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 25 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.038% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.039% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 34
Median salary £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.52% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £42,500 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80108 89468 100526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.97% 96.55% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65932 76287 83736
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Operations Engineer in England

Senior Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Operations Engineer in England

Senior Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Operations Engineer in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Operations Engineer in England

Senior Operations Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Operations Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
London +40 13 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Yorkshire -1 7 £51,500 +17.71%
South East +31 3 £52,500 -12.50%
North West - 1 £32,500 - 1
South West - 1 - -
Senior Operations Engineer
UK

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (75.51%) Cisco
2 35 (71.43%) VMware
3 32 (65.31%) Linux
4 30 (61.22%) Firewall
5 29 (59.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (57.14%) CCNP
7 27 (55.10%) Data Centre
8 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
9 23 (46.94%) BGP
10 22 (44.90%) MPLS
11 21 (42.86%) OSPF
11 21 (42.86%) VLAN
12 20 (40.82%) Cisco IOS
12 20 (40.82%) Cisco ASA
12 20 (40.82%) F5
12 20 (40.82%) High Availability
12 20 (40.82%) CCSP
12 20 (40.82%) CCIP
12 20 (40.82%) CCDA
12 20 (40.82%) VoIP
12 20 (40.82%) WAN
12 20 (40.82%) Spanning Tree
12 20 (40.82%) Presales
13 19 (38.78%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (26.53%) ITIL
15 11 (22.45%) Juniper
16 10 (20.41%) Windows
17 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
17 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Sumo Logic
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.04%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 30 (61.22%) Firewall
2 23 (46.94%) BGP
3 22 (44.90%) MPLS
4 21 (42.86%) OSPF
4 21 (42.86%) VLAN
5 20 (40.82%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (40.82%) Cisco IOS
5 20 (40.82%) Spanning Tree
5 20 (40.82%) VoIP
5 20 (40.82%) WAN
6 9 (18.37%) DNS
6 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
7 6 (12.24%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (12.24%) DHCP
7 6 (12.24%) SAN
7 6 (12.24%) Wireless
8 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
8 3 (6.12%) Internet
8 3 (6.12%) TACACS
9 2 (4.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.12%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.04%) Redis
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) XMPP
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.04%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (55.10%) Data Centre
2 19 (38.78%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (12.24%) Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) Windows
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.08%) CentOS
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) High Availability
1 20 (40.82%) Presales
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL
3 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.33%) Network Design
4 8 (16.33%) Ticket Management
5 3 (6.12%) DevOps
5 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.08%) Coaching
6 2 (4.08%) Network Management
6 2 (4.08%) Open Source
6 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.04%) Change Control
7 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.04%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.04%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Ruby
3 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) Groovy
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) CCNP
1 28 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (40.82%) CCDA
2 20 (40.82%) CCIP
2 20 (40.82%) CCSP
3 6 (12.24%) CCVP
3 6 (12.24%) MCSA
3 6 (12.24%) MCSE
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.04%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 29 (59.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) Xen
3 8 (16.33%) KVM
4 1 (2.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (12.24%) SCCM
1 6 (12.24%) SCOM
2 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) Puppet
4 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Cisco
2 35 (71.43%) VMware
3 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
4 20 (40.82%) F5
5 11 (22.45%) Juniper
6 8 (16.33%) Citrix
7 6 (12.24%) HP
8 3 (6.12%) Ericsson
9 2 (4.08%) Huawei
9 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.08%) Splunk
10 1 (2.04%) Brocade
10 1 (2.04%) Foundry
10 1 (2.04%) Intel
10 1 (2.04%) New Relic
10 1 (2.04%) Openreach
10 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.04%) Redback
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000.0000 - £27000.0000 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
Posted: 16 days ago