The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank - 75 70
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +23.07%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
567 606 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 91.75% 97.58% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 479 527 502
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,375 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Engineer in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Operations Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Operations Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Operations Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title 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 with Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title 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 with Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) HP