Period
to 19 June 2019

The median annual salary for an Operations Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

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

Operations Engineer
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 126 106
Rank change year-on-year +26 -20 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.24% 0.059% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.060% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
North East median annual salary £45,000 £33,440 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.57% - -
England median annual salary £45,375 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.25% +5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,219 1,657 1,166
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.21% 98.28% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1,363 1,054
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,325
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.12% -3.13%
10th Percentile £23,859 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,831 £62,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Engineer in the North East

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Operations Engineer in the North East

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear +25 3 £45,000 +34.57%
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 North East region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Operations

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) DSL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat