Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Tech Ops skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Tech Ops over the 6 months to 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Operations (TechOps)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 212 252
Rank change year-on-year +96 +40 +23
Permanent jobs citing Tech Ops 36 2 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.39% 0.044% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.048% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 30 1 3
Median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +6.67%

Tech Ops is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,429 4,132 6,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.75% 91.31% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,050 3,480 5,272
Median annual salary £50,000 £44,137 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.28% -1.92% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,725
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.59% - -

Tech Ops
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Tech Ops as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Tech Ops in West Yorkshire

Tech Ops
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Tech Ops in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Tech Ops in West Yorkshire

Tech Ops
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Tech Ops in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Tech Ops in West Yorkshire

Tech Ops
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tech Ops within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
Leeds +82 35 £40,000 -
Halifax - 1 £27,500 -
Tech Ops
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT jobs citing Tech Ops also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Tech Ops.

1 25 (69.44%) Windows
1 25 (69.44%) VMware
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 23 (63.89%) Azure
3 23 (63.89%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 20 (55.56%) SharePoint
6 18 (50.00%) IIS
6 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 16 (44.44%) ITIL
8 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
8 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (38.89%) AWS
8 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 14 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 12 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
9 12 (33.33%) DHCP
9 12 (33.33%) DNS
9 12 (33.33%) Skype for Business
9 12 (33.33%) ITIL V3
9 12 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (30.56%) MCSE
11 10 (27.78%) Linux
11 10 (27.78%) MySQL
11 10 (27.78%) Service Management
12 9 (25.00%) Office 365
12 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 9 (25.00%) PowerShell

Tech Ops
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 20 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 18 (50.00%) IIS
3 12 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (11.11%) Confluence
5 4 (11.11%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Carpe Diem
1 6 (16.67%) Elite 3E
2 1 (2.78%) Magento
2 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (63.89%) Azure
2 14 (38.89%) AWS
3 9 (25.00%) Office 365
4 6 (16.67%) Power Platform
5 5 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (5.56%) Mimecast
7 1 (2.78%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) DHCP
1 12 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (13.89%) Skype
2 5 (13.89%) SSL
3 4 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (11.11%) PBX
3 4 (11.11%) SMPP
3 4 (11.11%) SMS
4 1 (2.78%) H.323
4 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (27.78%) MySQL
4 6 (16.67%) Power BI
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (13.89%) MariaDB
5 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 7 (19.44%) Law
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Operations Engineer
2 15 (41.67%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 14 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (38.89%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) IT Support
8 1 (2.78%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead PHP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) ODBC
2 5 (13.89%) YAML
3 4 (11.11%) LAMP
4 1 (2.78%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Debian
5 4 (11.11%) CentOS
5 4 (11.11%) FreeBSD
5 4 (11.11%) FreeNAS
5 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.56%) Unix
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (44.44%) ITIL
3 14 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 12 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 10 (27.78%) Service Management
6 7 (19.44%) CRM
6 7 (19.44%) Proactive Maintenance
6 7 (19.44%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.67%) Change Management
7 6 (16.67%) Practice Management
7 6 (16.67%) Server Management
7 6 (16.67%) Server Patching
7 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.67%) Workflow
8 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
8 5 (13.89%) DevOps
8 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
3 7 (19.44%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) PHP
4 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) MCSE
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) MCP
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
1 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
1 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) Docker
2 6 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Ansible
1 5 (13.89%) Grafana
1 5 (13.89%) ZABBIX
2 4 (11.11%) Proxmox
3 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) VMware
2 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
4 6 (16.67%) Citrix
4 6 (16.67%) iManage
4 6 (16.67%) Intapp
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle
5 5 (13.89%) Percona
5 5 (13.89%) SaltStack
6 4 (11.11%) Atlassian
6 4 (11.11%) NetApp
6 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Meraki
7 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.78%) Spiceworks