Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Operations Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Plymouth during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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

Operations Engineer
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 1.27% 0.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Plymouth median annual salary £35,000 - -
Devon median annual salary £35,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth. 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
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies in Plymouth with a recognized job title 151 103 92
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 99.04% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 105 88 87
Plymouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £51,250 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.48%

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Engineer in Plymouth

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Plymouth region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware