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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 223 217 201
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 6 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 20
Average salary £35,000 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £50,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,581 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-4.32% +6.80%
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
5522 5536 5064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.54% 93.23% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3798 4229 4149
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 4 £35,000 -44.00%
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (25.00%) xDSL
3 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) PPP
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Apache
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) OSPF

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) ColdFusion
4 1 (8.33%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) MPLS
2 3 (25.00%) OSPF
2 3 (25.00%) BGP
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) xDSL
2 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (25.00%) PPP
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 4 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Fault Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) ISA Server
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Percona
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Huawei
5 1 (8.33%) Red Gate
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
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