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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 117 139 144
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 3 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.18% 0.77% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.81% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 13
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +43.93%
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
1563 2349 2539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.60% 95.26% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1884 1593
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Perl
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
3 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (42.11%) MySQL
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) Solaris
5 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
5 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (31.58%) Operations Management
6 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Line Management
6 6 (31.58%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco
6 6 (31.58%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) RHCE
6 6 (31.58%) Apache
6 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
6 6 (31.58%) SCSA
6 6 (31.58%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (31.58%) Clustering
6 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (31.58%) Veritas

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 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) OpenShift
2 2 (10.53%) Route 53
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (10.53%) BGP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) OSPF
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) Broadband
4 1 (5.26%) DSL
4 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.26%) IPsec
4 1 (5.26%) Junos
4 1 (5.26%) L2TP
4 1 (5.26%) PPP
4 1 (5.26%) SNMP
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) X.21
4 1 (5.26%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) LAMP
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 7 (36.84%) Solaris
4 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) CentOS
5 2 (10.53%) Debian
5 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
2 6 (31.58%) Line Management
2 6 (31.58%) Operations Management
2 6 (31.58%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.26%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Perl
2 4 (21.05%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) RHCE
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) SCSA
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
4 2 (10.53%) JNCIP
5 1 (5.26%) CCIE
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) Firmware
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.53%) Btrfs
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) vCloud
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.53%) Icinga
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) WSUS
2 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) Veritas
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Qualys