Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Operations Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 241 273
Rank change year-on-year +8 +32 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 40 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.55% 0.19% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.20% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 35 5 6
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.88% -3.75%
10th Percentile £30,800 £35,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,450 £51,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +31.58%

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 7,011 5,966 6,752
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 96.90% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5,968 5,011 5,923
Hampshire median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,500
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 20 February 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 20 February 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 - 2
Fleet - 7 £59,000 -
Fareham - 3 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £45,000 - 1
Winchester - 1 £54,000 -
Operations Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) Windows
3 18 (45.00%) PowerShell
3 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (37.50%) DevOps
4 15 (37.50%) VMware
5 14 (35.00%) Firewall
5 14 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (30.00%) SLA
6 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
7 11 (27.50%) LDAP
7 11 (27.50%) C#
7 11 (27.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (25.00%) LINQPad
8 10 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (25.00%) Network Security
8 10 (25.00%) LINQ
8 10 (25.00%) Fiddler
8 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (25.00%) Replication
8 10 (25.00%) SQL
8 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (25.00%) VMS
8 10 (25.00%) BMC
8 10 (25.00%) Kibana
9 9 (22.50%) Change Management
9 9 (22.50%) Information Security
9 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
10 8 (20.00%) Finance

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 10 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (12.50%) Apache
2 5 (12.50%) JBoss
3 4 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Firewall
2 10 (25.00%) Network Security
3 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (17.50%) DHCP
4 7 (17.50%) DNS
4 7 (17.50%) HTTP
4 7 (17.50%) HTTPS
4 7 (17.50%) IPv4
4 7 (17.50%) IPv6
5 1 (2.50%) ATM
5 1 (2.50%) ISDN
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Fiddler
1 10 (25.00%) LINQPad
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) LDAP
2 10 (25.00%) LINQ
3 2 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Replication
2 7 (17.50%) Clustering
2 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) Windows
3 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (25.00%) VMS
5 4 (10.00%) CentOS
5 4 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) DevOps
2 11 (27.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (22.50%) Change Management
3 9 (22.50%) Information Security
4 8 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (17.50%) High Availability
6 6 (15.00%) Security Operations
7 5 (12.50%) Line Management
7 5 (12.50%) Service Management
7 5 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (12.50%) Supplier Management
8 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
9 3 (7.50%) Change Control
9 3 (7.50%) Data Entry
9 3 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (27.50%) C#
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) MCP
1 5 (12.50%) RHCSA
2 2 (5.00%) GCIH
2 2 (5.00%) GIAC
3 1 (2.50%) CCIE
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CISM
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) JNCIE
3 1 (2.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.00%) KVM
3 4 (10.00%) Xen
4 2 (5.00%) Docker
5 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Kibana
2 7 (17.50%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (17.50%) Nessus
3 5 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (12.50%) WSUS
4 2 (5.00%) Ansible
4 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) VMware
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.00%) BMC
4 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (17.50%) Ivanti
5 7 (17.50%) Shavlik
6 5 (12.50%) CommVault
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle
8 3 (7.50%) Spiceworks
9 2 (5.00%) SaltStack
10 1 (2.50%) Cisco
10 1 (2.50%) Juniper
10 1 (2.50%) NetApp