The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 136 - 136
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 10 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £57,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Operations 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
2296 2264 2074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.58% 93.28% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1686 1671
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) VPN
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (38.89%) Statistics
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco IPT
3 7 (38.89%) F5
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (38.89%) Wireless
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 7 (38.89%) CCNA
3 7 (38.89%) Dell
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) CCSP
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) VPN
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Wireless
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (5.56%) M3UA
5 1 (5.56%) 2G
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
5 1 (5.56%) GSM
5 1 (5.56%) SMTP
5 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.56%) 3G
5 1 (5.56%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MS Access
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Essbase
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Statistics
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) CCNP
1 7 (38.89%) CCNA
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCSP
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) F5
3 7 (38.89%) Dell
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.11%) Red Gate
7 1 (5.56%) Sybase
7 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
Reading, UK
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