The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 140 136 131
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.082% 0.21% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.28% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £41,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.82% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
Operations Management
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1992 1790 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.87% 76.46% 70.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1341 1136
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Operations Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in Reading

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management.

1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) SMTP
2 6 (60.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (60.00%) SaaS
3 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) PaaS
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) Clustering

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 6 (60.00%) SMTP
1 6 (60.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) RHCE
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VCAP
3 1 (10.00%) VTSP
3 1 (10.00%) CCEE
3 1 (10.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (10.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp