Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 72 45
Rank change year-on-year -30 -27 -14
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 186 243 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.02% 3.86% 5.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.05% 9.09% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 112 196 283
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,100 £33,750 £32,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,125 £87,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 2,638 2,672 3,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 42.85% 42.41% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,050 2,051 2,821
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 20 November 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 20 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
Bracknell -18 54 £47,500 - 4
Reading -33 49 £56,000 +1.82% 8
Maidenhead -9 30 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Slough -15 19 £45,000 - 2
Newbury +9 10 £51,000 -7.27% 6
Crowthorne - 6 £22,000 -
Wokingham +19 5 - -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 67 (36.02%) VMware
2 59 (31.72%) Microsoft
3 55 (29.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (28.49%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (28.49%) Windows
5 44 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 44 (23.66%) Presales
6 42 (22.58%) Cisco
6 42 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 38 (20.43%) ITIL
8 35 (18.82%) Active Directory
9 32 (17.20%) Finance
10 30 (16.13%) Linux
10 30 (16.13%) Office 365
11 27 (14.52%) Data Protection
12 25 (13.44%) Hyper-V
12 25 (13.44%) PRINCE2
12 25 (13.44%) IBM
13 24 (12.90%) Dell
13 24 (12.90%) EMC
14 23 (12.37%) Degree
14 23 (12.37%) Windows Server
14 23 (12.37%) GDPR
15 22 (11.83%) DevOps
15 22 (11.83%) IaaS
15 22 (11.83%) F5
15 22 (11.83%) Telecoms
16 21 (11.29%) Management Information System
16 21 (11.29%) Citrix
17 20 (10.75%) PaaS

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 15 (8.06%) IIS
1 15 (8.06%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.91%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.76%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.69%) Apache
5 3 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.61%) AutoCAD
5 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (29.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (28.49%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (16.13%) Office 365
4 22 (11.83%) IaaS
5 20 (10.75%) PaaS
6 10 (5.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (4.30%) IBM Cloud
9 6 (3.23%) SaaS
10 4 (2.15%) Akamai
11 2 (1.08%) GitHub
11 2 (1.08%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.22%) DNS
1 19 (10.22%) Firewall
2 17 (9.14%) DHCP
2 17 (9.14%) WAN
3 16 (8.60%) VPN
4 15 (8.06%) SAN
4 15 (8.06%) Wireless
5 14 (7.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (7.53%) LAN
6 11 (5.91%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (5.91%) Network Security
6 11 (5.91%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.38%) NetScaler
8 9 (4.84%) Unified Communications
9 7 (3.76%) BGP
9 7 (3.76%) Internet
9 7 (3.76%) OSPF
9 7 (3.76%) WLAN
10 5 (2.69%) SSL
10 5 (2.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (3.76%) Big Data
4 4 (2.15%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.15%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (17.20%) Finance
2 22 (11.83%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.45%) Marketing
3 12 (6.45%) Retail
4 9 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.76%) Banking
5 7 (3.76%) German Language
5 7 (3.76%) Italian Language
6 6 (3.23%) Law
7 5 (2.69%) Billing
8 4 (2.15%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.15%) Automotive
8 4 (2.15%) French Language
8 4 (2.15%) Portuguese Language
8 4 (2.15%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.61%) Advertising
9 3 (1.61%) Legal
10 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (16.67%) Architect
2 29 (15.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (10.22%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (10.22%) Support Engineer
4 16 (8.60%) Business Sales Executive
4 16 (8.60%) New Business Sales Executive
4 16 (8.60%) Sales Executive
5 15 (8.06%) Cloud Architect
6 13 (6.99%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (6.99%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (5.91%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (5.91%) Design Engineer
7 11 (5.91%) Network Engineer
7 11 (5.91%) Technical Architect
8 10 (5.38%) Applications Engineer
8 10 (5.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.38%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
8 10 (5.38%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.84%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.91%) Web Services
2 7 (3.76%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (3.76%) Kafka
3 4 (2.15%) CSS
3 4 (2.15%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (2.15%) RESTful
4 1 (0.54%) LAMP
4 1 (0.54%) OAuth
4 1 (0.54%) OpenID
4 1 (0.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.29%) Management Information System
2 20 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.45%) Private Cloud
4 11 (5.91%) Life Science
5 9 (4.84%) Clustering
5 9 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.30%) PMI
7 7 (3.76%) Public Cloud
8 6 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (2.69%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.69%) EMC VMAX
9 5 (2.69%) Mainframe
10 4 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (2.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (2.15%) PKI
11 3 (1.61%) BYOD
11 3 (1.61%) NHS
12 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 53 (28.49%) Windows
2 30 (16.13%) Linux
3 23 (12.37%) Windows Server
4 16 (8.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (6.45%) Unix
6 9 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.76%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.23%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.69%) CentOS
10 5 (2.69%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.61%) AIX
11 3 (1.61%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.66%) Presales
2 42 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 38 (20.43%) ITIL
4 27 (14.52%) Data Protection
5 25 (13.44%) PRINCE2
6 22 (11.83%) DevOps
7 19 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (9.14%) Project Management
9 16 (8.60%) Migration
9 16 (8.60%) Service Delivery
10 15 (8.06%) Load Balancing
11 14 (7.53%) Network Design
11 14 (7.53%) Risk Management
12 13 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (6.99%) Incident Management
12 13 (6.99%) Line Management
12 13 (6.99%) Service Management
12 13 (6.99%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (5.91%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 13 (6.99%) SQL
3 10 (5.38%) Python
4 8 (4.30%) Java
5 4 (2.15%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.08%) C
7 1 (0.54%) Perl
7 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (12.37%) Degree
2 16 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (5.38%) CCIE
5 9 (4.84%) CCNP
5 9 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.30%) PMI Certification
6 8 (4.30%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.76%) CCDP
7 7 (3.76%) ISEB
7 7 (3.76%) Master's Degree
7 7 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.23%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (2.69%) CCIE Data Center
9 5 (2.69%) CCIE Service Provider
9 5 (2.69%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.69%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.37%) GDPR
2 12 (6.45%) SLA
3 7 (3.76%) GAMP
4 3 (1.61%) COBIT
4 3 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.54%) PMO
6 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 44 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (18.82%) Active Directory
3 25 (13.44%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.84%) Docker
5 7 (3.76%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (3.76%) VMware NSX
6 6 (3.23%) vSphere
7 5 (2.69%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.15%) vCloud
9 3 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (8.06%) Puppet
2 14 (7.53%) Ansible
3 13 (6.99%) SCCM
4 7 (3.76%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (3.76%) Grafana
4 7 (3.76%) Graylog
4 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (3.76%) SCOM
5 6 (3.23%) QRadar
6 5 (2.69%) Nagios
7 4 (2.15%) Cisco CME
7 4 (2.15%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.15%) Rundeck
8 3 (1.61%) CASB
8 3 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.61%) WSUS
9 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.54%) Cacti
9 1 (0.54%) Nessus
9 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 67 (36.02%) VMware
2 59 (31.72%) Microsoft
3 42 (22.58%) Cisco
4 25 (13.44%) IBM
5 24 (12.90%) Dell
5 24 (12.90%) EMC
6 22 (11.83%) F5
7 21 (11.29%) Citrix
8 19 (10.22%) HP
8 19 (10.22%) Palo Alto
9 16 (8.60%) CheckPoint
10 15 (8.06%) NetApp
11 13 (6.99%) Oracle
11 13 (6.99%) Splunk
12 11 (5.91%) SAP
13 10 (5.38%) Google
13 10 (5.38%) Red Hat
14 8 (4.30%) SolarWinds
15 7 (3.76%) Fortinet
15 7 (3.76%) Juniper