The median annual salary for an Operations Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Operations Engineer
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 469 547 521
Rank change year-on-year +78 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 145 91 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 128 80 115
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% -6.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.87% +14.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Engineer in London

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Operations Engineer in London

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Engineer in London

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +32 31 £40,000 -27.27% 8
Croydon - 6 £30,000 -
Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 142 (63.11%) Linux
2 87 (38.67%) Firewall
3 85 (37.78%) Windows
4 64 (28.44%) Cisco
5 57 (25.33%) TCP/IP
6 56 (24.89%) VMware
7 52 (23.11%) Finance
8 49 (21.78%) DevOps
9 48 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (20.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 47 (20.89%) Bash Shell
11 46 (20.44%) Python
12 44 (19.56%) Banking
12 44 (19.56%) Amazon AWS
13 42 (18.67%) Juniper
14 40 (17.78%) ITIL
15 38 (16.89%) Active Directory
16 36 (16.00%) Puppet
17 34 (15.11%) Windows Server
18 31 (13.78%) Security Operations
19 30 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
19 30 (13.33%) SQL
20 29 (12.89%) Opscode Chef
20 29 (12.89%) KVM
20 29 (12.89%) Ansible
21 28 (12.44%) Microsoft
21 28 (12.44%) Xen
22 26 (11.56%) CCNP
22 26 (11.56%) Java
22 26 (11.56%) Data Centre

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 26 (11.56%) Confluence
2 19 (8.44%) CMS
3 16 (7.11%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (4.89%) Apache
5 6 (2.67%) JBoss
5 6 (2.67%) nginx
6 5 (2.22%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.78%) IIS
8 3 (1.33%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.44%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.44%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 44 (19.56%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (4.00%) G Suite
4 6 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.67%) SaaS
5 4 (1.78%) Akamai
5 4 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.33%) Office 365
6 3 (1.33%) Route 53
7 2 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.89%) GitHub
7 2 (0.89%) IaaS
7 2 (0.89%) iTunes
7 2 (0.89%) PaaS
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.44%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 87 (38.67%) Firewall
2 57 (25.33%) TCP/IP
3 21 (9.33%) WAN
4 18 (8.00%) LAN
5 17 (7.56%) DNS
5 17 (7.56%) VoIP
6 16 (7.11%) VPN
7 13 (5.78%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (5.33%) HTTP
9 11 (4.89%) BGP
9 11 (4.89%) OSPF
9 11 (4.89%) VLAN
10 10 (4.44%) Network Security
11 9 (4.00%) EIGRP
12 8 (3.56%) Software-Defined Networking
12 8 (3.56%) SSL
13 6 (2.67%) iSCSI
13 6 (2.67%) MPLS
13 6 (2.67%) SSH
13 6 (2.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.56%) MySQL
3 8 (3.56%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.78%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.78%) Redis
6 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.89%) Big Data
7 2 (0.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (10.67%) JIRA
2 11 (4.89%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.56%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.78%) Hudson
4 4 (1.78%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.33%) MSI
5 3 (1.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.44%) Ant
7 1 (0.44%) GCC
7 1 (0.44%) GoCD
7 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 52 (23.11%) Finance
2 44 (19.56%) Banking
3 15 (6.67%) Games
4 13 (5.78%) Advertising
5 9 (4.00%) Back Office
6 7 (3.11%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.78%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.78%) Legal
8 3 (1.33%) Publishing
9 2 (0.89%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.22%) Web Services
2 6 (2.67%) CSS
3 5 (2.22%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (2.22%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (2.22%) LAMP
4 4 (1.78%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.78%) FreeSWITCH
4 4 (1.78%) HTML
4 4 (1.78%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (1.78%) Regular Expression
5 3 (1.33%) .NET
5 3 (1.33%) XML
5 3 (1.33%) XMPP
6 2 (0.89%) J2EE
6 2 (0.89%) JSON
6 2 (0.89%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.89%) Swing
7 1 (0.44%) Kafka
7 1 (0.44%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.56%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.78%) iPad
3 11 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.00%) BYOD
4 9 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 9 (4.00%) Thin Client
5 8 (3.56%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.22%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.78%) Fintech
8 4 (1.78%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.33%) Clustering
9 3 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.33%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.89%) Replication
10 2 (0.89%) Social Media
10 2 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 142 (63.11%) Linux
2 85 (37.78%) Windows
3 34 (15.11%) Windows Server
4 22 (9.78%) Unix
5 19 (8.44%) CentOS
6 17 (7.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (6.67%) Windows 10
8 13 (5.78%) Mac OS X
8 13 (5.78%) Ubuntu
8 13 (5.78%) Windows 7
9 12 (5.33%) Apple iOS
9 12 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (2.67%) CoreOS
12 3 (1.33%) Debian
13 2 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.44%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.78%) DevOps
2 48 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (17.78%) ITIL
4 31 (13.78%) Security Operations
5 23 (10.22%) Network Design
6 22 (9.78%) SIEM
7 20 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (8.89%) Information Security
8 19 (8.44%) Ticket Management
8 19 (8.44%) Vulnerability Management
9 18 (8.00%) Problem Management
10 17 (7.56%) Configuration Management
10 17 (7.56%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (5.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 12 (5.33%) Application Packaging
13 12 (5.33%) Security Architecture
13 12 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (4.89%) Change Control
15 9 (4.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.89%) Bash Shell
2 46 (20.44%) Python
3 30 (13.33%) SQL
4 26 (11.56%) Java
5 24 (10.67%) PowerShell
6 19 (8.44%) Perl
7 18 (8.00%) Ruby
8 14 (6.22%) Shell Script
9 13 (5.78%) PHP
10 5 (2.22%) C#
11 4 (1.78%) Groovy
12 2 (0.89%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.89%) Rust
12 2 (0.89%) Scala
13 1 (0.44%) C++
13 1 (0.44%) Cython
13 1 (0.44%) Jython
13 1 (0.44%) Korn
13 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (11.56%) CCNP
3 25 (11.11%) Degree
4 21 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (6.67%) CCNA
6 12 (5.33%) CISSP
7 10 (4.44%) CCVP
8 8 (3.56%) CISM
9 6 (2.67%) CEH
9 6 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (2.67%) JNCIA
9 6 (2.67%) JNCIP
9 6 (2.67%) MCSE
10 5 (2.22%) CREST Certified
10 5 (2.22%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.78%) MCSA
12 3 (1.33%) CCIE
12 3 (1.33%) CISMP
12 3 (1.33%) RHCE
12 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.11%) SLA
2 19 (8.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (6.22%) QA
4 9 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (2.22%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 47 (20.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (16.89%) Active Directory
3 29 (12.89%) KVM
4 28 (12.44%) Xen
5 21 (9.33%) Docker
6 11 (4.89%) LXC
7 9 (4.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.22%) vSphere
9 4 (1.78%) NFS
9 4 (1.78%) OpenSIPS
9 4 (1.78%) Snort
9 4 (1.78%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.89%) iptables
10 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.89%) XenApp
11 1 (0.44%) BIND 9
11 1 (0.44%) pfSense
11 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (16.00%) Puppet
2 29 (12.89%) Ansible
2 29 (12.89%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.56%) Terraform
4 15 (6.67%) Kubernetes
5 14 (6.22%) SCCM
6 10 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
7 9 (4.00%) Nagios
8 7 (3.11%) Cisco UCCE
8 7 (3.11%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (3.11%) Kibana
8 7 (3.11%) logstash
9 5 (2.22%) CFEngine
10 4 (1.78%) CSIRT
10 4 (1.78%) QRadar
10 4 (1.78%) RSA enVision
11 3 (1.33%) Graphite
11 3 (1.33%) Mesos
12 2 (0.89%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.89%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 64 (28.44%) Cisco
2 56 (24.89%) VMware
3 42 (18.67%) Juniper
4 28 (12.44%) Microsoft
5 24 (10.67%) Red Hat
6 20 (8.89%) CheckPoint
7 19 (8.44%) Oracle
7 19 (8.44%) Palo Alto
8 14 (6.22%) Citrix
9 13 (5.78%) Google
9 13 (5.78%) Sophos
10 9 (4.00%) Apple
10 9 (4.00%) AppSense
10 9 (4.00%) Splunk
11 8 (3.56%) McAfee
12 7 (3.11%) ArcSight
12 7 (3.11%) Fortinet
12 7 (3.11%) Red Box
13 6 (2.67%) AlienVault
13 6 (2.67%) LogRhythm
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £67000.00 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago