Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Operations (TechOps)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 251 282
Rank change year-on-year +25 +31 +49
Permanent jobs citing Tech Ops 23 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.38% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 13
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.87% -8.00% -7.83%
10th Percentile £41,250 £22,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £62,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +43.68% +2.35% -27.66%

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 5,559 5,513 7,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.60% 88.00% 90.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,347 4,313 6,024
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 +11 14 £68,750 +49.46% 1
Maidenhead - 7 £45,000 -
Tech Ops
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 13 (56.52%) Linux
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) ITIL
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco
5 8 (34.78%) SNMP
5 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (30.43%) CentOS
6 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) Change Management
8 5 (21.74%) ITSM
8 5 (21.74%) DSL
8 5 (21.74%) L2TP
8 5 (21.74%) X.21
8 5 (21.74%) IPsec
8 5 (21.74%) VMware
8 5 (21.74%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (21.74%) WAN
8 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
8 5 (21.74%) PPP
8 5 (21.74%) SLA
8 5 (21.74%) CCNP
8 5 (21.74%) CCNA
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (21.74%) MPLS
8 5 (21.74%) OSPF

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 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) SNMP
3 5 (21.74%) BGP
3 5 (21.74%) DSL
3 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
3 5 (21.74%) IPsec
3 5 (21.74%) L2TP
3 5 (21.74%) MPLS
3 5 (21.74%) Network Security
3 5 (21.74%) OSPF
3 5 (21.74%) PPP
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) X.21
3 5 (21.74%) xDSL
4 3 (13.04%) GoToMeeting
4 3 (13.04%) WebEx
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Data Lake
3 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (17.39%) Big Data
3 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Operations Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Operations Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Support
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Head of DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) RESTful
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
1 5 (21.74%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (21.74%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) CentOS
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
5 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (26.09%) Change Management
4 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps
4 5 (21.74%) ITSM
4 5 (21.74%) Network Management
4 5 (21.74%) Security Operations
4 5 (21.74%) SIEM
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Information Governance
5 4 (17.39%) Information Management
5 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (17.39%) Kanban
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
1 4 (17.39%) Java
1 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
1 4 (17.39%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CCNA
1 5 (21.74%) CCNP
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) KVM
2 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Nagios
2 4 (17.39%) Rundeck
3 3 (13.04%) Grafana
3 3 (13.04%) Kibana
4 1 (4.35%) Ansible
4 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) LogRhythm
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) F5
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) NCR
5 1 (4.35%) VocaLink