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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 191 207 205
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 16 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.15% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.16% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 11
Average salary £57,500 £35,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.12% -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,069 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.13% -16.66%
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
4622 5106 5009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.26% 92.67% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 3686 3989
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 29 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 29 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 11 £57,500 +81.10% 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 29 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 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (52.17%) CCNP
4 11 (47.83%) CCNA
4 11 (47.83%) VPN
5 9 (39.13%) Wireless
5 9 (39.13%) F5
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (39.13%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
6 8 (34.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (34.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
6 8 (34.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (34.78%) Statistics
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco IPT
6 8 (34.78%) Dell
6 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 8 (34.78%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
8 5 (21.74%) DNS
8 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
8 5 (21.74%) CCSP
8 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (17.39%) User Experience
9 4 (17.39%) Incident Management

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) PaaS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) VPN
3 9 (39.13%) Wireless
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (34.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (34.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 8 (34.78%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (21.74%) DNS
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.70%) OSPF
6 2 (8.70%) BGP
6 2 (8.70%) SSL
6 2 (8.70%) LAN
6 2 (8.70%) SNMP
6 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.70%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Essbase
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.35%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (34.78%) Statistics
3 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (17.39%) User Experience
4 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (52.17%) CCNP
2 11 (47.83%) CCNA
3 5 (21.74%) CCSP
4 2 (8.70%) JNCIA
4 2 (8.70%) CISSP
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Xen
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) F5
3 8 (34.78%) Dell
4 4 (17.39%) Juniper
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Sophos
7 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
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