The median annual salary for a Operations Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 142 163 170
Rank change year-on-year +21 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 23 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.82% 1.06% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.08% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 32
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2705 4061 4402
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.33% 97.62% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 3479 3640
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Engineer in Surrey

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Operations Engineer in Surrey

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Engineer in Surrey

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorking +4 12 - -
Epsom - 6 £45,000 -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 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 Surrey region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (75.00%) Firewall
3 21 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
4 19 (52.78%) WAN
5 16 (44.44%) CCNA
6 15 (41.67%) CCNP
6 15 (41.67%) Linux
7 14 (38.89%) F5
8 13 (36.11%) High Availability
8 13 (36.11%) Spanning Tree
8 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (36.11%) VMware
8 13 (36.11%) VLAN
8 13 (36.11%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (36.11%) VoIP
8 13 (36.11%) MPLS
8 13 (36.11%) OSPF
8 13 (36.11%) BGP
8 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
9 12 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (33.33%) Presales
9 12 (33.33%) CCDA
9 12 (33.33%) CCIP
9 12 (33.33%) CCSP
10 10 (27.78%) SLA
11 9 (25.00%) Wireless
12 8 (22.22%) VPN
12 8 (22.22%) Wireshark

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (75.00%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (52.78%) WAN
4 13 (36.11%) BGP
4 13 (36.11%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (36.11%) MPLS
4 13 (36.11%) OSPF
4 13 (36.11%) Spanning Tree
4 13 (36.11%) VLAN
4 13 (36.11%) VoIP
5 9 (25.00%) Wireless
6 8 (22.22%) VPN
6 8 (22.22%) Wireshark
7 6 (16.67%) ADSL
7 6 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 6 (16.67%) Frame Relay
7 6 (16.67%) Network Security
8 1 (2.78%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
2 12 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (11.11%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) High Availability
2 12 (33.33%) Presales
3 6 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.33%) Security Operations
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C#
1 4 (11.11%) Java
1 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 4 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (44.44%) CCNA
3 15 (41.67%) CCNP
4 12 (33.33%) CCDA
4 12 (33.33%) CCIP
4 12 (33.33%) CCSP
5 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 14 (38.89%) F5
4 13 (36.11%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) Dell