The median annual salary for a Senior Operations Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Operations Engineer
England / London
Rank 565 634 639
Rank change year-on-year +69 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 2 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.026% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.028% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 10
Median salary £52,500 £56,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

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 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Operations Engineer in London

Senior Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Operations Engineer in London

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 London region featuring Senior Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Web Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
4 1 (16.67%) Snort
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing

Senior Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Bluemix
2 1 (16.67%) Heroku
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Route 53
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Web Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Detection
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CEH
1 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GPG13
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) LXC
1 1 (16.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Kibana
3 1 (16.67%) logstash
3 1 (16.67%) QRadar
3 1 (16.67%) RSA enVision
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) AlienVault
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) FireEye
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos
2 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) TippingPoint
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