Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Operations Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 234 250
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 32 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.47% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.12% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 20
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.76% +17.14%
10th Percentile £29,650 £35,500 £23,350
90th Percentile £49,875 £51,250 £47,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 6,553 5,730 6,527
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.00% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,434 4,946 5,761
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 May 2018.

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 24 May 2018. 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
Southampton - 25 £40,000 -
Fareham - 3 - -
Fleet -18 2 £54,125 +54.64%
Basingstoke - 1 £45,000 -
Operations Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, Operations Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
4 17 (53.13%) Windows Server
5 14 (43.75%) SLA
6 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 12 (37.50%) VMware
6 12 (37.50%) LDAP
7 11 (34.38%) Firewall
7 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (31.25%) Replication
8 10 (31.25%) Nessus
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 9 (28.13%) IPv4
9 9 (28.13%) IPv6
9 9 (28.13%) DNS
9 9 (28.13%) HTTPS
9 9 (28.13%) DHCP
9 9 (28.13%) HTTP
9 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
9 9 (28.13%) C#
9 9 (28.13%) Information Security
9 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (28.13%) Ivanti
9 9 (28.13%) High Availability
9 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
9 9 (28.13%) DevOps
9 9 (28.13%) Failover Clustering
9 9 (28.13%) Shavlik

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 8 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) JBoss
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) DHCP
2 9 (28.13%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) HTTP
2 9 (28.13%) HTTPS
2 9 (28.13%) IPv4
2 9 (28.13%) IPv6
2 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) ATM
5 1 (3.13%) ISDN
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Fiddler
1 8 (25.00%) LINQPad
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) LDAP
2 8 (25.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Replication
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.88%) Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server
4 8 (25.00%) VMS
5 2 (6.25%) Unix
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (28.13%) DevOps
2 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (28.13%) High Availability
2 9 (28.13%) Information Security
3 8 (25.00%) Change Management
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) Service Management
4 7 (21.88%) Supplier Management
5 5 (15.63%) Change Control
5 5 (15.63%) Line Management
5 5 (15.63%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
6 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (9.38%) Data Entry
6 3 (9.38%) Network Management
6 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (9.38%) Security Operations
6 3 (9.38%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
2 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
2 9 (28.13%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) RHCSA
2 7 (21.88%) MCP
3 2 (6.25%) GCIH
3 2 (6.25%) GIAC
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Nessus
2 9 (28.13%) Failover Clustering
3 8 (25.00%) Kibana
4 7 (21.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (21.88%) WSUS
5 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.13%) Puppet
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) VMware
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) Ivanti
3 9 (28.13%) Shavlik
4 8 (25.00%) BMC
5 7 (21.88%) CommVault
6 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.38%) Spiceworks
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Qualys