Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 41 33
Rank change year-on-year -23 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 280 416 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.15% 5.42% 5.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.60% 13.68% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 209 309 577
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,200 £26,150
90th Percentile £75,000 £84,000 £76,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

Data Centre is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,642 3,042 4,451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.13% 39.62% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,055 2,323 3,675
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +1.01%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Berkshire

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Berkshire

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Berkshire

Data Centre
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 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 -35 94 £55,000 -12.00% 14
Bracknell +14 62 £50,000 - 3
Slough -12 34 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Maidenhead -4 22 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Newbury -14 18 £50,250 -8.64% 4
Wokingham -1 6 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Data Centre 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 Data Centre.

1 104 (37.14%) Cisco
2 88 (31.43%) ITIL
3 80 (28.57%) Firewall
4 71 (25.36%) VPN
5 66 (23.57%) WAN
6 62 (22.14%) Cisco Certification
7 59 (21.07%) VMware
8 58 (20.71%) Juniper
9 55 (19.64%) Linux
10 54 (19.29%) Presales
11 52 (18.57%) Internet
12 51 (18.21%) CCNP
12 51 (18.21%) LAN
13 48 (17.14%) DNS
14 47 (16.79%) HP
14 47 (16.79%) Migration
15 46 (16.43%) CheckPoint
16 45 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
17 44 (15.71%) MPLS
18 43 (15.36%) DHCP
19 41 (14.64%) Degree
20 40 (14.29%) F5
20 40 (14.29%) BGP
21 38 (13.57%) OSPF
21 38 (13.57%) Windows
22 37 (13.21%) TCP/IP
23 36 (12.86%) Microsoft
23 36 (12.86%) Cisco Nexus
24 34 (12.14%) SSL
25 33 (11.79%) Project Management

Data Centre
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 17 (6.07%) IIS
1 17 (6.07%) OpenStack
2 13 (4.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (3.21%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (1.43%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.43%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.07%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.71%) Apache
6 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.36%) Confluence
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (4.29%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (3.93%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.21%) Bluemix
3 9 (3.21%) IBM Cloud
4 7 (2.50%) GitHub
4 7 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (2.14%) SaaS
6 5 (1.79%) Akamai
6 5 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.43%) IaaS
8 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.71%) Office 365
8 2 (0.71%) PaaS
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.36%) Route 53
9 1 (0.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 80 (28.57%) Firewall
2 71 (25.36%) VPN
3 66 (23.57%) WAN
4 52 (18.57%) Internet
5 51 (18.21%) LAN
6 48 (17.14%) DNS
7 45 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
8 44 (15.71%) MPLS
9 43 (15.36%) DHCP
10 40 (14.29%) BGP
11 38 (13.57%) OSPF
12 37 (13.21%) TCP/IP
13 36 (12.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 34 (12.14%) SSL
15 32 (11.43%) Network Security
15 32 (11.43%) Wireless
16 29 (10.36%) SNMP
17 25 (8.93%) Ethernet
17 25 (8.93%) VLAN
18 24 (8.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.86%) NoSQL
2 16 (5.71%) Big Data
3 12 (4.29%) MySQL
4 11 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (3.21%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.21%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.50%) Cognos Impromptu
7 6 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.14%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.14%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.43%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (6.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.86%) Subversion
4 7 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (2.50%) Maven
5 4 (1.43%) Ant
5 4 (1.43%) GitLab
5 4 (1.43%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.71%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 21 (7.50%) Retail
2 19 (6.79%) Finance
3 18 (6.43%) Advertising
4 16 (5.71%) Billing
4 16 (5.71%) Marketing
5 14 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.29%) Back Office
7 6 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.79%) Legal
9 4 (1.43%) Banking
9 4 (1.43%) Electronics
9 4 (1.43%) Games
10 3 (1.07%) Brand Awareness
11 2 (0.71%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.71%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.71%) German Language
11 2 (0.71%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 52 (18.57%) Architect
3 38 (13.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 23 (8.21%) Data Centre Engineer
5 22 (7.86%) Project Manager
6 21 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 20 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (6.07%) Data Centre Architect
9 16 (5.71%) Lead Network Engineer
9 16 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
9 16 (5.71%) Security Architect
9 16 (5.71%) Security Solutions Architect
10 15 (5.36%) Developer
11 14 (5.00%) PHP Developer
12 13 (4.64%) Consultant
13 11 (3.93%) Virtualisation Architect
14 10 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
14 10 (3.57%) Data Architect
14 10 (3.57%) Data Centre Manager
14 10 (3.57%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.43%) CSS
2 17 (6.07%) HTML
2 17 (6.07%) Web Services
3 15 (5.36%) JSON
4 13 (4.64%) Laravel
5 11 (3.93%) Yii
6 10 (3.57%) Middleware
6 10 (3.57%) RESTful
7 9 (3.21%) jQuery
7 9 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (3.21%) SOAP
8 7 (2.50%) Ajax
9 6 (2.14%) REST
9 6 (2.14%) Symfony
10 5 (1.79%) XML
11 3 (1.07%) .NET
11 3 (1.07%) LDAP
11 3 (1.07%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.71%) Elastic Stack
12 2 (0.71%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.43%) Private Cloud
2 15 (5.36%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.36%) Public Cloud
3 14 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.29%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (3.57%) FlexPod
7 9 (3.21%) Client/Server
7 9 (3.21%) IBM Mainframe
7 9 (3.21%) Mainframe
8 8 (2.86%) CCTV
9 7 (2.50%) Clustering
10 6 (2.14%) Blog
10 6 (2.14%) Driving Licence
10 6 (2.14%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.79%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.43%) EMC VMAX
13 3 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (1.07%) iPad
13 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.64%) Linux
2 38 (13.57%) Windows
3 19 (6.79%) Windows Server
4 16 (5.71%) Unix
5 11 (3.93%) CentOS
6 8 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.79%) AIX
8 5 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.43%) Debian
9 4 (1.43%) Solaris
9 4 (1.43%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.07%) HPUX
10 3 (1.07%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.07%) SUSE
10 3 (1.07%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.07%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (31.43%) ITIL
2 54 (19.29%) Presales
3 47 (16.79%) Migration
4 33 (11.79%) Project Management
5 30 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 30 (10.71%) Network Design
6 29 (10.36%) PRINCE2
7 26 (9.29%) DevOps
8 25 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (8.21%) ITIL V3
10 22 (7.86%) SIEM
11 20 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 20 (7.14%) Service Delivery
12 19 (6.79%) Converged Infrastructure
12 19 (6.79%) Time Management
13 18 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (6.43%) Change Management
14 16 (5.71%) Identity Management
14 16 (5.71%) Incident Management
15 14 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.43%) Python
2 26 (9.29%) SQL
3 14 (5.00%) PHP
4 13 (4.64%) Bash Shell
5 12 (4.29%) Java
5 12 (4.29%) Perl
6 11 (3.93%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.21%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.86%) C#
9 5 (1.79%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.43%) C
10 4 (1.43%) Scala
11 3 (1.07%) C++
12 2 (0.71%) Ruby
13 1 (0.36%) Korn
13 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (22.14%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (18.21%) CCNP
3 41 (14.64%) Degree
4 28 (10.00%) CCNA
5 20 (7.14%) CCIE
6 18 (6.43%) JNCIP
7 17 (6.07%) CCDP
8 12 (4.29%) CCSE
8 12 (4.29%) CISSP
8 12 (4.29%) IISP
8 12 (4.29%) ISSAP
8 12 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (3.93%) JNCIA
9 11 (3.93%) MCSE
9 11 (3.93%) Security Cleared
10 10 (3.57%) SC Cleared
11 9 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (2.50%) HND
13 6 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.00%) SLA
2 7 (2.50%) QA
3 4 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.71%) PMO
6 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (9.29%) Hyper-V
3 20 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 18 (6.43%) Docker
4 18 (6.43%) VMware NSX
5 16 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (3.21%) NFS
7 7 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.43%) FreeRADIUS
9 3 (1.07%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.71%) KVM
10 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.71%) vSphere
10 2 (0.71%) XenApp
10 2 (0.71%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.36%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 16 (5.71%) Cisco Prime
2 14 (5.00%) Kubernetes
3 12 (4.29%) QRadar
4 9 (3.21%) Ansible
4 9 (3.21%) Puppet
4 9 (3.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (3.21%) vCenter Server
5 7 (2.50%) Nagios
6 6 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.79%) Terraform
8 4 (1.43%) Cisco CME
8 4 (1.43%) Salt
9 3 (1.07%) Cacti
9 3 (1.07%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (1.07%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.07%) SCCM
9 3 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.71%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 104 (37.14%) Cisco
2 59 (21.07%) VMware
3 58 (20.71%) Juniper
4 47 (16.79%) HP
5 46 (16.43%) CheckPoint
6 40 (14.29%) F5
7 36 (12.86%) Microsoft
8 33 (11.79%) Fortinet
9 26 (9.29%) Palo Alto
10 24 (8.57%) Aruba
11 22 (7.86%) IBM
12 17 (6.07%) SolarWinds
12 17 (6.07%) Splunk
13 15 (5.36%) Citrix
14 14 (5.00%) Oracle
15 13 (4.64%) Meraki
15 13 (4.64%) Zend
16 12 (4.29%) Forcepoint
16 12 (4.29%) LogRhythm
16 12 (4.29%) Tufin