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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 212 205 223
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 19 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.49% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.51% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 5
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,050 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -5.62%
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
4902 5319 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.87% 95.91% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4015 3938 3749
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 0 10 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Slough -5 5 £22,500 -42.67%
Windsor - 1 £21,500 -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (53.85%) Firewall
2 26 (50.00%) Linux
3 24 (46.15%) Cisco
3 24 (46.15%) VMware
3 24 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (42.31%) Perl
5 21 (40.38%) Red Hat
6 20 (38.46%) EMC
6 20 (38.46%) Java
6 20 (38.46%) PowerShell
7 19 (36.54%) SaaS
7 19 (36.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (34.62%) ITIL
9 17 (32.69%) Python
10 16 (30.77%) Windows
10 16 (30.77%) Finance
11 15 (28.85%) Ruby
11 15 (28.85%) WSUS
11 15 (28.85%) Cisco IOS
11 15 (28.85%) Qualys
11 15 (28.85%) Hyper-V
11 15 (28.85%) SCCM
11 15 (28.85%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (28.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 15 (28.85%) OpenShift
11 15 (28.85%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (28.85%) EMC VNX
12 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
13 13 (25.00%) QA
14 11 (21.15%) Mentoring

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (13.46%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.69%) JBoss
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (36.54%) SaaS
2 15 (28.85%) OpenShift
3 7 (13.46%) PaaS
4 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (5.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (53.85%) Firewall
2 19 (36.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (28.85%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (19.23%) SAN
5 7 (13.46%) HTTP
6 6 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.69%) BGP
7 4 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (7.69%) LDAP
7 4 (7.69%) NAS
7 4 (7.69%) Wireless
8 3 (5.77%) BIG-IP
8 3 (5.77%) DNS
8 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
8 3 (5.77%) Internet
8 3 (5.77%) IPsec
8 3 (5.77%) OSPF
8 3 (5.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.15%) MySQL
3 6 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) CSS
2 8 (15.38%) .NET
3 7 (13.46%) HTML
3 7 (13.46%) LAMP
4 6 (11.54%) Ajax
4 6 (11.54%) JSON
4 6 (11.54%) SOAP
4 6 (11.54%) XML
5 3 (5.77%) Web Services
6 2 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) EMC VNX
2 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) Statistics
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (30.77%) Windows
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.62%) Unix
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) Debian
7 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) ITIL
2 15 (28.85%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
4 6 (11.54%) OO
5 5 (9.62%) DevOps
5 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.77%) Coaching
6 3 (5.77%) High Availability
6 3 (5.77%) Network Management
6 3 (5.77%) Web Operations
7 2 (3.85%) Change Management
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.85%) SIEM
8 1 (1.92%) Analytics
8 1 (1.92%) CRM
8 1 (1.92%) Fault Management
8 1 (1.92%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) Perl
2 20 (38.46%) Java
2 20 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 17 (32.69%) Python
4 15 (28.85%) Ruby
5 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.69%) PHP
7 2 (3.85%) C#
7 2 (3.85%) SQL
8 1 (1.92%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (13.46%) CCNA
4 4 (7.69%) CCNP
5 3 (5.77%) CCIP
5 3 (5.77%) MCITP
5 3 (5.77%) MCSE
5 3 (5.77%) MCTS
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) CEH
6 2 (3.85%) CISSP
6 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (28.85%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.46%) Docker
3 7 (13.46%) VMware ESX
3 7 (13.46%) vSphere
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.77%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (28.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 15 (28.85%) SCCM
1 15 (28.85%) WSUS
2 6 (11.54%) Puppet
3 4 (7.69%) OpenAM
4 2 (3.85%) Endace
4 2 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Cisco
1 24 (46.15%) VMware
2 21 (40.38%) Red Hat
3 20 (38.46%) EMC
4 15 (28.85%) Qualys
5 11 (21.15%) Sun
6 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.54%) 3PAR
7 6 (11.54%) HP
8 5 (9.62%) Dell
9 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.69%) F5
9 4 (7.69%) Oracle
10 2 (3.85%) Juniper
10 2 (3.85%) LogRhythm
10 2 (3.85%) Nortel
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