The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 213 218 213
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 17 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.074% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.079% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 8
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £47,100 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Operations Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5114 5044 4871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 93.63% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3733 4043
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Operations Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 7 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Newbury -3 3 £42,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £32,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £25,000 -
Slough - 2 £39,250 -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (53.85%) SQL
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) VMware
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 8 (30.77%) DNS
6 7 (26.92%) Firewall
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco
6 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (23.08%) IIS
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 5 (19.23%) Citrix
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (19.23%) ISA Server
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (19.23%) SCCM
8 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
8 5 (19.23%) NetBackup
8 5 (19.23%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (15.38%) Change Management
9 4 (15.38%) Incident Management

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) PaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) WAN
4 3 (11.54%) Wireless
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security
5 2 (7.69%) xDSL
5 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 2 (7.69%) BGP
5 2 (7.69%) MPLS
5 2 (7.69%) OSPF
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 2 (7.69%) HTTP
5 2 (7.69%) PPP
6 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.85%) GSM
6 1 (3.85%) SMTP
6 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MS Access
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX
6 1 (3.85%) VMS
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
1 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
1 5 (19.23%) Server Monitoring
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) Change Management
2 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
3 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Data Transformation
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) ETL
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) CCDA
4 2 (7.69%) MCITP
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
1 5 (19.23%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) Sophos
5 3 (11.54%) Red Gate
6 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.69%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) Sybase
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Percona
7 1 (3.85%) Huawei
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