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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 121 131 144
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 16 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 0.68% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.70% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 3
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1753 2131 2363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.69% 96.25% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1625 1663
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 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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
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 25 August 2016.

Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 20 (60.61%) Cisco
3 17 (51.52%) CCNA
3 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (45.45%) Linux
5 14 (42.42%) CCNP
5 14 (42.42%) Red Hat
5 14 (42.42%) CheckPoint
5 14 (42.42%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (39.39%) Analytics
6 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
7 12 (36.36%) Wireless
8 11 (33.33%) Finance
8 11 (33.33%) MySQL
8 11 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (33.33%) F5
8 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (30.30%) CCIE
10 9 (27.27%) Oracle
10 9 (27.27%) Perl
10 9 (27.27%) Apache
10 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
10 9 (27.27%) VMware
10 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (24.24%) VoIP
11 8 (24.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (21.21%) SaaS
12 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS

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 (27.27%) Apache
1 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) JBoss
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (21.21%) SaaS
2 3 (9.09%) OpenShift
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (36.36%) Wireless
4 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (24.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 8 (24.24%) VoIP
6 4 (12.12%) Network Security
7 3 (9.09%) BIG-IP
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 3 (9.09%) HTTP
7 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (9.09%) IPsec
7 3 (9.09%) LDAP
7 3 (9.09%) PPP
7 3 (9.09%) SNMP
7 3 (9.09%) WAN
7 3 (9.09%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Big Data
3 2 (6.06%) MariaDB
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) LAMP
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.18%) Clustering
3 3 (9.09%) Statistics
4 2 (6.06%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Solaris
3 6 (18.18%) Unix
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) CentOS
4 2 (6.06%) Debian
4 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Analytics
2 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL
3 6 (18.18%) Line Management
3 6 (18.18%) Operations Management
3 6 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 6 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (12.12%) Network Management
4 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps
7 1 (3.03%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.03%) Server Patching
7 1 (3.03%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (9.09%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) Python
2 3 (9.09%) Ruby
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) CCNA
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (42.42%) CCNP
3 10 (30.30%) CCIE
4 6 (18.18%) RHCE
4 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.18%) SCSA
4 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.06%) CCIP
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.06%) JNCIA
5 2 (6.06%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.03%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Firmware
2 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) Btrfs
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.06%) vCloud
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Docker
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) NetBackup
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) Icinga
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.03%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Cisco
2 14 (42.42%) CheckPoint
2 14 (42.42%) Red Hat
3 11 (33.33%) F5
4 9 (27.27%) Oracle
4 9 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (18.18%) HP
5 6 (18.18%) Veritas
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.06%) EMC
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper
7 2 (6.06%) Qualys
8 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow