The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 187 212 230
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 14 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.41% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.43% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 1
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +87.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £41,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.80% +5.06%
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
4033 5110 5622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.75% 95.96% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 4088 3812
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Operations Engineer in the job title.

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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +32 10 £60,000 +14.28%
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (45.00%) Cisco
1 18 (45.00%) Firewall
2 14 (35.00%) Linux
3 13 (32.50%) CCNA
3 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (32.50%) Red Hat
4 11 (27.50%) VMware
5 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (25.00%) Unix
5 10 (25.00%) MySQL
6 9 (22.50%) Perl
6 9 (22.50%) CCNP
6 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
6 9 (22.50%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
6 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
6 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (22.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (22.50%) Analytics
7 8 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 8 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 8 (20.00%) Finance
7 8 (20.00%) Oracle
7 8 (20.00%) Apache
7 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 7 (17.50%) Python
8 7 (17.50%) Windows
8 7 (17.50%) Java
8 7 (17.50%) ITIL

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (20.00%) Apache
1 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.50%) SaaS
3 3 (7.50%) OpenShift
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) Firewall
2 9 (22.50%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (22.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (17.50%) Wireless
4 5 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (12.50%) VoIP
5 4 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (10.00%) MPLS
5 4 (10.00%) WAN
6 3 (7.50%) BGP
6 3 (7.50%) DSL
6 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (7.50%) IPsec
6 3 (7.50%) L2TP
6 3 (7.50%) OSPF
6 3 (7.50%) PPP
6 3 (7.50%) SNMP
6 3 (7.50%) X.21
6 3 (7.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Hudson
1 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) LAMP
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Unix
3 7 (17.50%) Windows
4 6 (15.00%) Solaris
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.00%) CentOS
6 2 (5.00%) Debian
6 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Analytics
2 8 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.00%) Line Management
4 6 (15.00%) Operations Management
4 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) Change Management
6 3 (7.50%) ITSM
6 3 (7.50%) Network Management
7 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.00%) Network Design
7 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.50%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (2.50%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) Perl
2 7 (17.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) Python
3 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.50%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) CCNA
1 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (22.50%) CCNP
2 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) RHCE
3 6 (15.00%) SCSA
3 6 (15.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (12.50%) CCIE
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.00%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (15.00%) Firmware
4 4 (10.00%) vSphere
5 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.00%) Btrfs
5 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.00%) vCloud
5 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.50%) Docker
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
3 2 (5.00%) Icinga
3 2 (5.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (5.00%) WSUS
3 2 (5.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.50%) Endace
4 1 (2.50%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco
2 13 (32.50%) Red Hat
3 11 (27.50%) VMware
4 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
5 8 (20.00%) Oracle
6 7 (17.50%) F5
7 6 (15.00%) HP
7 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.00%) Veritas
8 4 (10.00%) Juniper
9 2 (5.00%) EMC
9 2 (5.00%) Qualys
10 1 (2.50%) Ciena
10 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
10 1 (2.50%) Mapinfo
10 1 (2.50%) Remedy
10 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.50%) Tellabs