The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 123 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Automation Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1749 2150 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.06% 96.11% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1612 1602
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the Reading region.

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Automation 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 Reading region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Perl
3 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
4 8 (72.73%) VMware
5 7 (63.64%) Web Services
5 7 (63.64%) Windows
6 6 (54.55%) vSphere
6 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
6 6 (54.55%) DevOps
7 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 5 (45.45%) Kibana
7 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
7 5 (45.45%) OpenShift
7 5 (45.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (45.45%) Finance
7 5 (45.45%) Cisco
7 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
7 5 (45.45%) SOAP
7 5 (45.45%) ITIL
7 5 (45.45%) SaaS
7 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
7 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (45.45%) Qualys
7 5 (45.45%) SCCM
7 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 5 (45.45%) WMI

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) nginx
1 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) OpenShift
1 5 (45.45%) SaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) LDAP
1 2 (18.18%) SMTP
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) LAMP
3 2 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (18.18%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Perl
3 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 4 (36.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) HIPAA
1 5 (45.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
1 6 (54.55%) vSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) qmail
3 2 (18.18%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Kibana
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
1 5 (45.45%) WMI
1 5 (45.45%) WSUS
2 2 (18.18%) Cacti
2 2 (18.18%) collectd
2 2 (18.18%) Ganglia
2 2 (18.18%) Graphite
2 2 (18.18%) logstash
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Qualys
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Splunk
5 1 (9.09%) HP