Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Engineer was £56,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 22 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 259 275
Rank change year-on-year +19 +16 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 22 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.34% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 6
Hampshire median annual salary £56,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.25% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £29,763 £47,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £43,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% -6.32% +26.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6197 6686 6932
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 97.08% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5358 5737 5831
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Engineer in Hampshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Operations Engineer in Hampshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Engineer in Hampshire

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Winchester - 8 £66,000 -
Fleet - 7 £59,500 -
Southampton 0 3 £45,000 +39.53% 1
Farnborough -1 1 £55,000 +129.17%
Operations Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hampshire region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Security Operations
3 11 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (45.45%) Information Security
4 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 9 (40.91%) ITIL
5 9 (40.91%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (36.36%) SIEM
6 8 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
6 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 8 (36.36%) CISSP
6 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 8 (36.36%) DRM
7 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
7 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 7 (31.82%) Data Loss Prevention
7 7 (31.82%) CISM
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
7 7 (31.82%) DevOps
8 6 (27.27%) OpenStack
8 6 (27.27%) CentOS

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (27.27%) OpenStack
2 4 (18.18%) JBoss
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) LDAP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) HTTP
5 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) PuTTY
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) SSL
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Fiddler
2 2 (9.09%) LINQPad
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LINQ
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.55%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
1 7 (31.82%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) CESG
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.55%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) CentOS
5 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) VMS
7 1 (4.55%) Debian
7 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Security Operations
2 10 (45.45%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (36.36%) DRM
4 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 8 (36.36%) SIEM
5 7 (31.82%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
5 7 (31.82%) DevOps
5 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (27.27%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Change Management
8 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.64%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CISSP
2 7 (31.82%) CISM
3 1 (4.55%) CEH
3 1 (4.55%) CSSLP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) GCIH
3 1 (4.55%) GIAC
3 1 (4.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) KVM
2 5 (22.73%) Xen
3 3 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 3 (13.64%) Ansible
2 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
2 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.64%) Puppet
3 2 (9.09%) Kibana
4 1 (4.55%) Grafana
4 1 (4.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) SaltStack
5 2 (9.09%) BMC
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Splunk