Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Tech Ops skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Tech Ops over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Operations (TechOps)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 226 233 266
Rank change year-on-year +7 +33 +63
Permanent jobs citing Tech Ops 27 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.48% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 12
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +35.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,975 £30,500 £36,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £64,625
South East median annual salary £60,000 £44,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +34.83% -4.30% -4.12%

Tech Ops is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,218 5,740 7,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.21% 88.63% 90.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,065 4,579 5,370
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,350 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Tech Ops
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Tech Ops as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Tech Ops in Berkshire

Tech Ops
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tech Ops in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Tech Ops in Berkshire

Tech Ops
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Tech Ops in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Tech Ops in Berkshire

Tech Ops
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tech Ops within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 18 £42,500 +37.10% 1
Maidenhead -17 7 £45,000 -43.75%
Tech Ops
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Tech Ops also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Tech Ops.

1 18 (66.67%) Firewall
2 16 (59.26%) ITIL
3 14 (51.85%) SNMP
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco
4 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 12 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (40.74%) Change Management
5 11 (40.74%) CCNA
5 11 (40.74%) Network Management
6 10 (37.04%) xDSL
6 10 (37.04%) MPLS
6 10 (37.04%) OSPF
6 10 (37.04%) BGP
6 10 (37.04%) DSL
6 10 (37.04%) L2TP
6 10 (37.04%) X.21
6 10 (37.04%) IPsec
6 10 (37.04%) CCNP
6 10 (37.04%) PPP
6 10 (37.04%) Windows
6 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 10 (37.04%) Ethernet
7 9 (33.33%) ITSM
8 7 (25.93%) CentOS
8 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (25.93%) VMware
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS

Tech Ops
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) IaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) SNMP
3 10 (37.04%) BGP
3 10 (37.04%) DSL
3 10 (37.04%) Ethernet
3 10 (37.04%) IPsec
3 10 (37.04%) L2TP
3 10 (37.04%) MPLS
3 10 (37.04%) OSPF
3 10 (37.04%) PPP
3 10 (37.04%) WAN
3 10 (37.04%) X.21
3 10 (37.04%) xDSL
4 5 (18.52%) Network Security
5 3 (11.11%) GoToMeeting
5 3 (11.11%) WebEx
6 2 (7.41%) Junos
6 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
6 2 (7.41%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Data Lake
3 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (14.81%) Big Data
3 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Network Operations Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Support
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Operations Manager
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Operations Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Services Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Head of DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) RESTful
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
1 5 (18.52%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (18.52%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) CentOS
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Unix
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (40.74%) Change Management
3 11 (40.74%) Network Management
4 9 (33.33%) ITSM
5 5 (18.52%) Analytics
5 5 (18.52%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (18.52%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (18.52%) Security Operations
5 5 (18.52%) SIEM
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.81%) DevOps
6 4 (14.81%) Information Governance
6 4 (14.81%) Information Management
6 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Kanban
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
1 4 (14.81%) Java
1 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
1 4 (14.81%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CCNA
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (37.04%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) KVM
2 1 (3.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) Nagios
2 4 (14.81%) Rundeck
3 3 (11.11%) Grafana
3 3 (11.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) F5
3 5 (18.52%) LogRhythm
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) Mitel
6 1 (3.70%) NCR
6 1 (3.70%) VocaLink