Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Operations Engineer was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Technical Operations Engineer
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1160 1220 1281
Rank change year-on-year +60 +61 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Operations Engineer 29 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.023% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.024% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 22
UK median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% +8.11% -12.94%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £110,000 £64,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year -13.75% +31.15% -28.24%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170390 195237 215143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.99% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138628 164070 176467
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Technical Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Operations Engineer in the UK

Technical Operations Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Operations Engineer in the UK

Technical Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Operations Engineer over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Operations Engineer in the UK

Technical Operations Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Operations Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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
England +82 29 £34,500 -13.75% 2
UK excluding London +46 19 £34,500 -13.75% 1
London +42 10 £67,500 -22.86% 1
Midlands +38 9 £34,500 +15.00%
West Midlands +23 9 £34,500 +15.00%
East of England - 5 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +26 3 £41,500 +3.75% 1
North of England -5 3 £41,500 +3.75% 1
South East +82 2 £48,750 +21.88%

Technical Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, Technical 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 featuring Technical Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) DevOps
3 12 (41.38%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (41.38%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
4 11 (37.93%) Java
4 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
5 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (34.48%) Ubuntu
5 10 (34.48%) Puppet
6 9 (31.03%) Node.js
6 9 (31.03%) New Relic
6 9 (31.03%) Docker
6 9 (31.03%) Incident Management
6 9 (31.03%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (31.03%) Smart Meter
6 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
6 9 (31.03%) Nagios
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) Web Services
6 9 (31.03%) Microservices
6 9 (31.03%) AppDynamics
6 9 (31.03%) InfluxDB
6 9 (31.03%) Icinga
6 9 (31.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (31.03%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (31.03%) Consul
7 8 (27.59%) SQL

Technical Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (31.03%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.69%) SAN
3 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) ISDN
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) VoIP
3 3 (10.34%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) HTTP
4 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
4 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.45%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (31.03%) InfluxDB
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (31.03%) Node.js
1 9 (31.03%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
4 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Hybrid Cloud
1 9 (31.03%) Smart Meter
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
4 3 (10.34%) Clustering
4 3 (10.34%) PKI
5 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Ubuntu
3 8 (27.59%) Unix
4 7 (24.14%) Windows
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Debian
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) DevOps
2 12 (41.38%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
4 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) Incident Management
5 9 (31.03%) Microservices
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (13.79%) Proprietary Trading
8 3 (10.34%) Change Control
8 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
10 1 (3.45%) Change Management
10 1 (3.45%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (3.45%) Service Management
10 1 (3.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) Perl
3 5 (17.24%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) MCP
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Docker
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.34%) vSphere
4 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Puppet
2 9 (31.03%) Consul
2 9 (31.03%) Icinga
2 9 (31.03%) Nagios
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (10.34%) SCOM
3 3 (10.34%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) AppDynamics
1 9 (31.03%) New Relic
1 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) CommVault
4 3 (10.34%) Dell
4 3 (10.34%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Huawei
4 3 (10.34%) Veeam
5 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
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