Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Operations Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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

Operations Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 197 243 229
Rank change year-on-year +46 -14 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 27 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.59% 0.12% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.12% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 20
Surrey median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.26% -13.33% +8.43%
10th Percentile £31,150 £38,500 £33,800
90th Percentile £66,200 £39,500 £54,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 4,405 5,770 5,672
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.70% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,746 4,756 4,810
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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 6 months to 22 January 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
Camberley - 9 £35,000 - 1
Guildford +8 6 £32,500 -16.67% 1
Reigate - 2 - - 1
Godalming - 2 £59,250 -
Dorking - 1 £32,000 - 2
Operations Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Surrey region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
3 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 12 (44.44%) DevOps
4 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 11 (40.74%) IIS
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (40.74%) CCNA
6 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
7 9 (33.33%) VMware
7 9 (33.33%) SLA
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco
7 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (29.63%) Python
8 8 (29.63%) Internet
8 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
8 8 (29.63%) Cloud Operations
9 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.93%) Juniper
9 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
9 7 (25.93%) .NET
9 7 (25.93%) C#
9 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
9 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (40.74%) IIS
2 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (14.81%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Internet
2 6 (22.22%) Wireless
2 6 (22.22%) Wireless Security
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) ADSL
4 1 (3.70%) BGP
4 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Frame Relay
4 1 (3.70%) MPLS
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) Skype
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
3 6 (22.22%) Chocolatey
3 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (14.81%) Bitbucket
4 4 (14.81%) JIRA
5 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (7.41%) Maven
6 2 (7.41%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) JSON
2 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) X-Windows
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Public Cloud
3 6 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.11%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) DevOps
2 8 (29.63%) Cloud Operations
2 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
2 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
3 6 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) SDLC
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.11%) Break/Fix
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (7.41%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Python
3 7 (25.93%) C#
3 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
4 6 (22.22%) Perl
4 6 (22.22%) PHP
4 6 (22.22%) Ruby
5 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
6 3 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CCNA
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNP
2 6 (22.22%) JNCIA
3 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.93%) LXC
4 4 (14.81%) Varnish
5 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (14.81%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) Ansible
4 2 (7.41%) Salt
4 2 (7.41%) SCCM
4 2 (7.41%) SCOM
4 2 (7.41%) SCSM
4 2 (7.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco
1 9 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (25.93%) Juniper
3 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Remedy
4 3 (11.11%) Virgin Media
5 1 (3.70%) CommVault
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (3.70%) Dynatrace
5 1 (3.70%) Sophos