Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Operations Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Senior Operations Engineer
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 848 910
Rank change year-on-year +35 +62 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Operations Engineer 27 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.036% 0.012% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.012% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 16
London median annual salary £70,000 £77,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% +29.17% -6.25%
10th Percentile £47,000 £50,000 £40,875
90th Percentile £77,000 £90,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% +4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71246 73011 85823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56013 63062 72818
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Operations Engineer in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Operations Engineer in London

Senior 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 Senior Operations Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 17 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
West London +12 1 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Central London +10 1 £52,500 -
Senior Operations Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 21 (77.78%) VMware
3 20 (74.07%) Cisco
4 19 (70.37%) TCP/IP
4 19 (70.37%) Firewall
5 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (62.96%) Network Design
6 17 (62.96%) Xen
6 17 (62.96%) Juniper
6 17 (62.96%) KVM
7 16 (59.26%) Ticket Management
7 16 (59.26%) SLA
8 8 (29.63%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) Java
10 5 (18.52%) MySQL
10 5 (18.52%) SQL
10 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
11 4 (14.81%) Apache
11 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (14.81%) CentOS
11 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
12 3 (11.11%) DevOps
12 3 (11.11%) LogRhythm
12 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
12 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
12 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
12 3 (11.11%) Network Security
12 3 (11.11%) PowerShell

Senior 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 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.70%) Route 53
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
1 19 (70.37%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) FTP
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) MRTG
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) SMTP
4 1 (3.70%) SNMP
4 1 (3.70%) SSH
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Redis
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) LAMP
2 1 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) CentOS
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Debian
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.70%) Unix
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (62.96%) Network Design
2 16 (59.26%) Ticket Management
3 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 3 (11.11%) SIEM
4 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) High Availability
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security
6 1 (3.70%) ISMS
6 1 (3.70%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Groovy
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (59.26%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (62.96%) KVM
2 17 (62.96%) Xen
3 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Terraform
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Icinga
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco
3 17 (62.96%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 3 (11.11%) LogRhythm
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) New Relic
6 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.70%) Splunk