Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Operations (TechOps)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 215 235 245
Rank change year-on-year +20 +10 +43
Permanent jobs citing Tech Ops 8 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.40% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 11
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £42,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £85,000 £82,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year -16.00% +41.24% +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 4,774 5,567 5,716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.37% 92.51% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,803 4,314 4,495
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +7.14% -2.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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
Bracknell - 4 £52,500 -
Reading -12 3 £35,000 -54.84% 1
Slough - 1 £67,500 -
Tech Ops
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Azure
2 5 (62.50%) AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (62.50%) Public Cloud
3 4 (50.00%) Terraform
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) vCloud
3 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (50.00%) Ansible
3 4 (50.00%) Docker
3 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
4 3 (37.50%) PPP
4 3 (37.50%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) DSL

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 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) DSL
2 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
2 3 (37.50%) IPsec
2 3 (37.50%) L2TP
2 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) PPP
2 3 (37.50%) SNMP
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) X.21
2 3 (37.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (62.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
1 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
1 4 (50.00%) vCloud
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
1 4 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Huawei
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) Meraki
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft