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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Engineer
Rank 219 201 199
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 5 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.087% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.25% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 21
Average salary £39,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
5335 5270 5450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.36% 93.19% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3735 4142 4566
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 - 4 £45,000 -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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%) VPN
1 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
1 5 (41.67%) PPP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) MPLS
1 5 (41.67%) OSPF
1 5 (41.67%) BGP
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
1 5 (41.67%) Unified Communications
1 5 (41.67%) xDSL
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Firmware
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
1 5 (41.67%) PPP
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
1 5 (41.67%) MPLS
1 5 (41.67%) OSPF
1 5 (41.67%) BGP
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) xDSL
1 5 (41.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) DTV
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
1 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 2 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Fault Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (8.33%) Zenoss
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Huawei
4 1 (8.33%) Percona
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat