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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 208 214 195
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 14 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.11% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.11% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 16
Average salary £57,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.52% -12.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,625
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.08%
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
4982 5245 4944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.62% 93.15% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3688 3819 3900
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
(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 -4 9 £57,500 +88.52% 3
Bracknell - 2 £52,500 -
Newbury - 1 £44,000 -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 18 (56.25%) Cisco
2 16 (50.00%) Firewall
3 15 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (43.75%) CCNA
5 11 (34.38%) Windows
5 11 (34.38%) Wireless
5 11 (34.38%) CCNP
5 11 (34.38%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (31.25%) SQL
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 10 (31.25%) VPN
7 9 (28.13%) Linux
8 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (25.00%) F5
9 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (21.88%) Cisco IPT
9 7 (21.88%) Degree
9 7 (21.88%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (21.88%) Statistics
9 7 (21.88%) Dell
9 7 (21.88%) DNS
9 7 (21.88%) CSS
10 6 (18.75%) LAN
10 6 (18.75%) WAN
10 6 (18.75%) VMware

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (9.38%) IIS
1 3 (9.38%) Lync
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
1 3 (9.38%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) Wireless
3 10 (31.25%) VPN
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (21.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (21.88%) Cisco IPT
5 7 (21.88%) DNS
6 6 (18.75%) LAN
6 6 (18.75%) WAN
7 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.25%) SMTP
8 2 (6.25%) HTTP
8 2 (6.25%) SSL
8 2 (6.25%) Network Security
8 2 (6.25%) OSPF
8 2 (6.25%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Essbase
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) MS Access
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) CSS
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.13%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.88%) Statistics
3 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) Change Management
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.13%) Data Transformation
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (43.75%) CCNA
3 11 (34.38%) CCNP
4 7 (21.88%) Degree
5 5 (15.63%) CCSP
6 3 (9.38%) CCDA
7 2 (6.25%) CISSP
7 2 (6.25%) JNCIA
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.13%) Xen
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) F5
4 7 (21.88%) Dell
5 6 (18.75%) VMware
6 5 (15.63%) Juniper
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle
7 4 (12.50%) Sophos
8 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 2 (6.25%) Citrix
10 1 (3.13%) HP
10 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
10 1 (3.13%) Red Gate
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago