Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Operations Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 246 255
Rank change year-on-year +36 +9 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 28 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.56% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.33% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 15
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -22.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £29,150 £38,500 £35,400
90th Percentile £64,150 £45,900 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +15.38% -15.68% +2.78%

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 4,825 5,767 6,657
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.76% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,080 4,709 5,628
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,000
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% - +3.45%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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
Leatherhead - 8 £45,000 -
Camberley - 5 £33,000 - 3
Godalming - 5 £60,500 -
Guildford +1 4 £46,250 +18.59% 1
Operations Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Surrey region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
1 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (50.00%) Juniper
3 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (46.43%) CCNA
4 12 (42.86%) SLA
4 12 (42.86%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
5 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 10 (35.71%) Linux
6 10 (35.71%) Wireless
6 10 (35.71%) CCNP
6 10 (35.71%) Wireless Security
7 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 8 (28.57%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (25.00%) Public Cloud
8 7 (25.00%) DevOps
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.00%) VPN
8 7 (25.00%) Python
8 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (25.00%) Riverbed

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 5 (17.86%) IIS
1 5 (17.86%) OpenStack
1 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (35.71%) Wireless
2 10 (35.71%) Wireless Security
3 7 (25.00%) VPN
3 7 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 5 (17.86%) DNS
4 5 (17.86%) Skype
5 4 (14.29%) Internet
6 3 (10.71%) BGP
6 3 (10.71%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) HTTP
7 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 2 (7.14%) Chocolatey
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Maven
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) J2EE
3 2 (7.14%) JSON
3 2 (7.14%) X-Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.71%) Private Cloud
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
5 1 (3.57%) iPad
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Unix
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (25.00%) DevOps
2 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.29%) Cloud Operations
4 4 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) Perl
4 4 (14.29%) PHP
4 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.71%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Go
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) CCNA
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (35.71%) CCNP
3 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) JNCIA
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) LXC
4 2 (7.14%) Docker
4 2 (7.14%) Varnish
5 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Puppet
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (17.86%) SCOM
2 5 (17.86%) SCSM
2 5 (17.86%) SCVMM
3 3 (10.71%) Ansible
3 3 (10.71%) Salt
4 2 (7.14%) Nagios
5 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) Juniper
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 4 (14.29%) CommVault
6 4 (14.29%) Dell
6 4 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (14.29%) Sophos
7 2 (7.14%) Remedy
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix
8 1 (3.57%) Dynatrace
8 1 (3.57%) Virgin Media