Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 43 29
Rank change year-on-year -29 -14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 251 441 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.88% 5.19% 6.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.60% 12.73% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 195 285 626
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +17.65% -7.27%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,250 £85,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +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 2614 3464 4580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 40.40% 40.78% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 2681 3666
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,000
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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 -30 92 £57,500 -11.54% 5
Bracknell +30 68 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Slough -15 32 £45,000 - 1
Newbury -2 14 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Maidenhead -18 8 £60,000 -
Wokingham -1 2 £47,000 -37.33%
Ascot - 1 £37,500 -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Data Centre also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 87 (34.66%) Cisco
2 77 (30.68%) ITIL
3 66 (26.29%) Firewall
4 61 (24.30%) Linux
5 57 (22.71%) Presales
6 55 (21.91%) Cisco Certification
6 55 (21.91%) Juniper
7 54 (21.51%) VPN
8 53 (21.12%) VMware
9 48 (19.12%) CCNP
10 47 (18.73%) MPLS
10 47 (18.73%) BGP
10 47 (18.73%) Degree
11 45 (17.93%) Windows
12 43 (17.13%) Service Delivery
13 42 (16.73%) Migration
14 41 (16.33%) F5
15 40 (15.94%) Project Management
15 40 (15.94%) Internet
15 40 (15.94%) TCP/IP
16 39 (15.54%) OSPF
16 39 (15.54%) Cisco ASA
17 38 (15.14%) Time Management
18 37 (14.74%) SSL
19 36 (14.34%) HP
19 36 (14.34%) IPsec
20 33 (13.15%) Microsoft
21 32 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
22 30 (11.95%) WAN
23 29 (11.55%) CheckPoint

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 20 (7.97%) OpenStack
2 15 (5.98%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (5.18%) IIS
4 5 (1.99%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.20%) Apache
5 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.80%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) Drupal
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (3.98%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.99%) SaaS
4 4 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.59%) GitHub
4 4 (1.59%) Office 365
4 4 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.20%) IaaS
6 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.80%) Route 53
7 1 (0.40%) Akamai
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.40%) PaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 66 (26.29%) Firewall
2 54 (21.51%) VPN
3 47 (18.73%) BGP
3 47 (18.73%) MPLS
4 40 (15.94%) Internet
4 40 (15.94%) TCP/IP
5 39 (15.54%) Cisco ASA
5 39 (15.54%) OSPF
6 37 (14.74%) SSL
7 36 (14.34%) IPsec
8 30 (11.95%) WAN
9 28 (11.16%) Network Security
10 26 (10.36%) Cisco Nexus
10 26 (10.36%) VLAN
11 24 (9.56%) EIGRP
11 24 (9.56%) Ethernet
11 24 (9.56%) LAN
12 21 (8.37%) SNMP
12 21 (8.37%) Wireless
13 17 (6.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.17%) NoSQL
2 14 (5.58%) MySQL
3 12 (4.78%) SQL Server
4 11 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (3.19%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.19%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.79%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.99%) Cognos Impromptu
7 5 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.59%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.20%) Big Data
9 3 (1.20%) Redis
10 2 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (7.17%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.19%) Subversion
3 7 (2.79%) GitLab
3 7 (2.79%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.99%) Ant
4 5 (1.99%) Maven
5 4 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.59%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.20%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.80%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.40%) JIRA
8 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (10.36%) Finance
2 19 (7.57%) Advertising
3 18 (7.17%) Billing
3 18 (7.17%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.58%) Marketing
5 9 (3.59%) Legal
6 8 (3.19%) Back Office
6 8 (3.19%) Retail
7 6 (2.39%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.59%) Electronics
8 4 (1.59%) Games
9 2 (0.80%) Banking
9 2 (0.80%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (0.80%) Law
10 1 (0.40%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (17.93%) Architect
2 43 (17.13%) Network Engineer
3 26 (10.36%) Support Engineer
4 18 (7.17%) Data Architect
4 18 (7.17%) Data Centre Engineer
4 18 (7.17%) Project Manager
4 18 (7.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (6.37%) Data Centre Architect
6 15 (5.98%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (5.18%) Linux Engineer
7 13 (5.18%) Linux Support
7 13 (5.18%) Linux Support Engineer
7 13 (5.18%) Platform Engineer
7 13 (5.18%) Platform Support Engineer
8 12 (4.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (3.98%) Developer
9 10 (3.98%) PHP Developer
10 9 (3.59%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.59%) Network Manager
11 8 (3.19%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.58%) HTML
1 14 (5.58%) Web Services
2 10 (3.98%) CSS
2 10 (3.98%) JSON
3 9 (3.59%) Laravel
4 7 (2.79%) REST
4 7 (2.79%) RESTful
4 7 (2.79%) Yii
5 6 (2.39%) SOAP
5 6 (2.39%) Symfony
6 5 (1.99%) jQuery
6 5 (1.99%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (1.20%) .NET
7 3 (1.20%) Ajax
7 3 (1.20%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.20%) HTML5
7 3 (1.20%) Java SE
7 3 (1.20%) Node.js
7 3 (1.20%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 3 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.37%) CCTV
1 16 (6.37%) Computer Science
1 16 (6.37%) Private Cloud
2 12 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.78%) FlexPod
3 11 (4.38%) Clustering
4 10 (3.98%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.39%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.99%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.99%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.59%) Machine to Machine
7 4 (1.59%) Replication
8 3 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.20%) iPad
9 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (24.30%) Linux
2 45 (17.93%) Windows
3 25 (9.96%) Windows Server
4 16 (6.37%) Unix
5 15 (5.98%) CentOS
6 11 (4.38%) Ubuntu
7 10 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.19%) Debian
10 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.99%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.99%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.59%) AIX
12 4 (1.59%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.20%) SUSE
14 2 (0.80%) Solaris
15 1 (0.40%) HPUX
15 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.68%) ITIL
2 57 (22.71%) Presales
3 43 (17.13%) Service Delivery
4 42 (16.73%) Migration
5 40 (15.94%) Project Management
6 38 (15.14%) Time Management
7 28 (11.16%) DevOps
8 26 (10.36%) PRINCE2
9 24 (9.56%) Network Design
10 23 (9.16%) Load Balancing
11 19 (7.57%) Line Management
12 18 (7.17%) Identity Management
12 18 (7.17%) Mentoring
13 17 (6.77%) Change Control
14 16 (6.37%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (6.37%) ITIL V3
14 16 (6.37%) Network Monitoring
15 15 (5.98%) API Integration
15 15 (5.98%) SIEM
16 14 (5.58%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.16%) Python
2 25 (9.96%) SQL
3 15 (5.98%) Java
4 14 (5.58%) Bash Shell
4 14 (5.58%) PHP
5 11 (4.38%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.98%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.59%) Perl
8 8 (3.19%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.99%) C#
10 4 (1.59%) Scala
11 3 (1.20%) C
11 3 (1.20%) ES6
12 2 (0.80%) Ruby
13 1 (0.40%) C++
13 1 (0.40%) Korn
13 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (21.91%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (19.12%) CCNP
3 47 (18.73%) Degree
4 24 (9.56%) CCIE
5 19 (7.57%) CCNA
6 17 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (6.37%) MCSE
8 14 (5.58%) JNCIA
9 13 (5.18%) JNCIP
10 11 (4.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (3.19%) CCDP
12 8 (3.19%) HND
13 7 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
13 7 (2.79%) PMI Certification
13 7 (2.79%) Security Cleared
14 6 (2.39%) ISEB
14 6 (2.39%) JNCIS
14 6 (2.39%) PMP
14 6 (2.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.97%) SLA
2 14 (5.58%) QA
3 13 (5.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.79%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.20%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.80%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (9.16%) Docker
3 18 (7.17%) Hyper-V
4 15 (5.98%) Active Directory
5 9 (3.59%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.99%) XenApp
7 3 (1.20%) FreeRADIUS
7 3 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.20%) vSphere
7 3 (1.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.40%) KVM
8 1 (0.40%) vCloud
8 1 (0.40%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (7.57%) Kubernetes
2 12 (4.78%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (4.78%) Puppet
3 9 (3.59%) Ansible
3 9 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.39%) Nagios
5 5 (1.99%) Terraform
6 4 (1.59%) Salt
6 4 (1.59%) SCCM
6 4 (1.59%) WSUS
7 3 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.20%) logstash
7 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.20%) Opsview
7 3 (1.20%) QRadar
7 3 (1.20%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.20%) vMotion
7 3 (1.20%) WMI
7 3 (1.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 87 (34.66%) Cisco
2 55 (21.91%) Juniper
3 53 (21.12%) VMware
4 41 (16.33%) F5
5 36 (14.34%) HP
6 33 (13.15%) Microsoft
7 29 (11.55%) CheckPoint
8 21 (8.37%) Fortinet
9 17 (6.77%) Brocade
10 16 (6.37%) Aruba
11 14 (5.58%) Meraki
11 14 (5.58%) SolarWinds
12 12 (4.78%) Citrix
12 12 (4.78%) Red Hat
12 12 (4.78%) Sourcefire
13 11 (4.38%) Extreme Networks
14 9 (3.59%) Oracle
14 9 (3.59%) Palo Alto
14 9 (3.59%) Zend
15 8 (3.19%) Arista