The median annual salary for a Operations Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Operations Engineer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.90% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 324 254 297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 97.30% 95.85% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 282 237 276
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Engineer in Portsmouth

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Operations Engineer in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Portsmouth region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (88.89%) nginx
3 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (66.67%) Phusion Passenger
4 6 (66.67%) Percona
4 6 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (66.67%) Apache Solr
4 6 (66.67%) HAProxy
4 6 (66.67%) logstash
4 6 (66.67%) DevOps
4 6 (66.67%) Galera Cluster
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Supermicro

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 8 (88.89%) nginx
2 6 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 6 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Phusion Passenger
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 3 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (66.67%) Galera Cluster
2 6 (66.67%) HAProxy
2 6 (66.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Percona
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Supermicro