The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 119 125 143
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 17 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.95% 0.72% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.75% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 3
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1737 2141 2241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.09% 96.01% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1609 1584
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% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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 29 July 2016.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Operations 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 Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 19 (59.38%) Cisco
3 18 (56.25%) CCNA
3 18 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (46.88%) CCNP
5 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
5 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 13 (40.63%) Linux
6 13 (40.63%) Analytics
7 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (37.50%) F5
7 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 12 (37.50%) Wireless
8 11 (34.38%) MySQL
8 11 (34.38%) CCIE
8 11 (34.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
9 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (28.13%) Oracle
9 9 (28.13%) Apache
9 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
9 9 (28.13%) Finance
10 8 (25.00%) VoIP
10 8 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (21.88%) Unix
11 7 (21.88%) Perl
11 7 (21.88%) VMware
12 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX

Operations 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 9 (28.13%) Apache
1 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) JBoss
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) Route 53
4 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (37.50%) Wireless
3 11 (34.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 8 (25.00%) VoIP
5 5 (15.63%) Network Security
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (9.38%) BGP
7 3 (9.38%) BIG-IP
7 3 (9.38%) DSL
7 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (9.38%) IPsec
7 3 (9.38%) L2TP
7 3 (9.38%) LDAP
7 3 (9.38%) MPLS
7 3 (9.38%) OSPF
7 3 (9.38%) WAN
7 3 (9.38%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
3 2 (6.25%) MariaDB
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) LAMP
2 3 (9.38%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Unix
4 6 (18.75%) Solaris
5 4 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (6.25%) CentOS
6 2 (6.25%) Debian
6 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Analytics
2 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
3 6 (18.75%) Line Management
3 6 (18.75%) Operations Management
3 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 6 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Network Management
4 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.38%) ITSM
6 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
6 1 (3.13%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.13%) Server Patching
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Perl
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) CCNA
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (46.88%) CCNP
3 11 (34.38%) CCIE
4 6 (18.75%) RHCE
4 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) SCSA
4 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.25%) CCIP
5 2 (6.25%) JNCIA
5 2 (6.25%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.13%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) Firmware
2 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.25%) Btrfs
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.13%) Docker
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) NetBackup
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (9.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (6.25%) Icinga
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (6.25%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.13%) OpenAM
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 12 (37.50%) F5
3 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 9 (28.13%) Oracle
5 7 (21.88%) VMware
6 6 (18.75%) HP
6 6 (18.75%) Veritas
7 3 (9.38%) Juniper
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow