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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 117 146 144
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 15 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 0.37% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.39% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 1
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +88.52%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1802 2320 2325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.84% 95.20% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1584 1720
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,341 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 19 (73.08%) Cisco
3 16 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (53.85%) CCNA
4 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (50.00%) Finance
5 13 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 12 (46.15%) F5
6 12 (46.15%) Load Balancing
6 12 (46.15%) Wireless
6 12 (46.15%) CheckPoint
6 12 (46.15%) CCNP
7 11 (42.31%) Linux
7 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
7 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (42.31%) Analytics
7 11 (42.31%) SaaS
7 11 (42.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (38.46%) Windows
8 10 (38.46%) CCIE
9 9 (34.62%) Perl
9 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
10 8 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (26.92%) VoIP
12 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
12 6 (23.08%) Windows Server

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 6 (23.08%) Apache
1 6 (23.08%) JBoss
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) SaaS
2 4 (15.38%) OpenShift
3 3 (11.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 16 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (46.15%) Wireless
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (42.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (26.92%) VoIP
7 6 (23.08%) HTTP
7 6 (23.08%) LDAP
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (19.23%) Network Security
8 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (15.38%) NAS
9 4 (15.38%) SAN
10 3 (11.54%) BIG-IP
11 1 (3.85%) IPsec
11 1 (3.85%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
1 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) LAMP
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) EMC VNX
2 4 (15.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (23.08%) Unix
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Load Balancing
2 11 (42.31%) Analytics
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (11.54%) Web Operations
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Network Management
8 1 (3.85%) High Availability
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) Network Design
8 1 (3.85%) Network Planning
8 1 (3.85%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.85%) Storage Virtualisation
8 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Perl
1 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) CCNA
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (46.15%) CCNP
3 10 (38.46%) CCIE
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (7.69%) CCIP
6 1 (3.85%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) Docker
5 1 (3.85%) Firmware
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) OpenAM
2 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) CheckPoint
2 12 (46.15%) F5
3 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 6 (23.08%) Sun
5 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 4 (15.38%) EMC
6 4 (15.38%) Qualys
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.69%) Juniper
9 1 (3.85%) Nortel