Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 56 30
Rank change year-on-year -6 -26 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 295 310 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.26% 4.64% 6.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.57% 11.88% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 191 292 535
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £25,650
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £79,500
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 2,792 2,610 4,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 40.33% 39.06% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,221 1,991 3,352
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +3.45%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -22 80 £55,000 -8.33% 16
Bracknell +11 71 £50,000 - 2
Maidenhead -19 37 £48,750 +20.82% 5
Slough -9 32 £34,000 -24.44% 7
Newbury -23 17 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Wokingham -6 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 134 (45.42%) Cisco
2 106 (35.93%) WAN
3 96 (32.54%) VMware
4 89 (30.17%) ITIL
5 85 (28.81%) Firewall
6 84 (28.47%) DNS
7 83 (28.14%) LAN
8 82 (27.80%) CheckPoint
9 79 (26.78%) DHCP
10 78 (26.44%) VPN
10 78 (26.44%) Cisco Certification
11 75 (25.42%) Presales
12 65 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
13 63 (21.36%) Juniper
14 61 (20.68%) CCNP
15 58 (19.66%) Microsoft
16 53 (17.97%) Cisco ASA
17 52 (17.63%) Amazon AWS
17 52 (17.63%) HP
18 51 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
19 50 (16.95%) Fortinet
19 50 (16.95%) Migration
20 49 (16.61%) F5
20 49 (16.61%) Palo Alto
21 48 (16.27%) Network Security
22 46 (15.59%) VMware NSX
23 45 (15.25%) Load Balancing
23 45 (15.25%) Cisco Nexus
24 44 (14.92%) Network Design
24 44 (14.92%) IBM

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 27 (9.15%) IIS
2 18 (6.10%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (3.39%) OpenStack
4 7 (2.37%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.03%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.36%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.02%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.34%) Apache
9 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 65 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (17.63%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (6.10%) Bluemix
3 18 (6.10%) IBM Cloud
4 15 (5.08%) IaaS
5 13 (4.41%) Office 365
6 11 (3.73%) Akamai
7 9 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (3.05%) PaaS
8 7 (2.37%) SaaS
8 7 (2.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.36%) GitHub
10 2 (0.68%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 106 (35.93%) WAN
2 85 (28.81%) Firewall
3 84 (28.47%) DNS
4 83 (28.14%) LAN
5 79 (26.78%) DHCP
6 78 (26.44%) VPN
7 53 (17.97%) Cisco ASA
8 48 (16.27%) Network Security
9 45 (15.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 41 (13.90%) Wireless
11 36 (12.20%) Internet
12 35 (11.86%) SNMP
13 33 (11.19%) WLAN
14 32 (10.85%) OSPF
14 32 (10.85%) SAN
14 32 (10.85%) TCP/IP
15 31 (10.51%) BGP
15 31 (10.51%) MPLS
16 30 (10.17%) SSL
17 27 (9.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.14%) Big Data
2 11 (3.73%) MySQL
2 11 (3.73%) NoSQL
2 11 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (3.05%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.37%) Cognos Impromptu
5 6 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.02%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.34%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (2.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.02%) Maven
4 2 (0.68%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (10.85%) Retail
2 16 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.07%) Finance
4 11 (3.73%) Back Office
5 10 (3.39%) Banking
6 9 (3.05%) Billing
7 8 (2.71%) German Language
7 8 (2.71%) Italian Language
7 8 (2.71%) Law
8 5 (1.69%) Marketing
9 3 (1.02%) Advertising
10 2 (0.68%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.68%) Digital Economy
10 2 (0.68%) Electronics
10 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.34%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (24.07%) Architect
2 54 (18.31%) Network Engineer
3 46 (15.59%) Solutions Architect
4 38 (12.88%) Security Architect
4 38 (12.88%) Security Solutions Architect
5 30 (10.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 21 (7.12%) Consultant
6 21 (7.12%) Operations Engineer
7 20 (6.78%) Data Centre Architect
7 20 (6.78%) Data Centre Engineer
7 20 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (6.44%) Infrastructure Architect
8 19 (6.44%) Lead Network Engineer
9 18 (6.10%) Virtualisation Architect
10 15 (5.08%) Network Architect
10 15 (5.08%) Network Security Architect
10 15 (5.08%) Presales Solution Architect
11 14 (4.75%) Project Manager
12 13 (4.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (4.07%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.78%) Middleware
2 19 (6.44%) CSS
3 12 (4.07%) JSON
4 11 (3.73%) HTML
4 11 (3.73%) Web Services
5 8 (2.71%) Ajax
5 8 (2.71%) jQuery
5 8 (2.71%) Laravel
5 8 (2.71%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (2.71%) RESTful
5 8 (2.71%) SOAP
5 8 (2.71%) Yii
6 3 (1.02%) .NET
6 3 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (1.02%) Flash
6 3 (1.02%) LDAP
6 3 (1.02%) libvirt
6 3 (1.02%) Regular Expression
6 3 (1.02%) XML
7 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.47%) Cyberthreat
2 24 (8.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 20 (6.78%) Mainframe
4 19 (6.44%) Public Cloud
5 18 (6.10%) IBM Mainframe
6 16 (5.42%) FlexPod
6 16 (5.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (4.07%) Private Cloud
8 11 (3.73%) EMC VMAX
9 8 (2.71%) Clustering
10 7 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (2.03%) Blog
12 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.02%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.02%) NHS
12 3 (1.02%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.92%) Linux
2 43 (14.58%) Windows
3 24 (8.14%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.08%) Unix
5 5 (1.69%) AIX
5 5 (1.69%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.36%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.02%) CentOS
7 3 (1.02%) HPUX
7 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.02%) Solaris
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.34%) SUSE
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.17%) ITIL
2 75 (25.42%) Presales
3 50 (16.95%) Migration
4 45 (15.25%) Load Balancing
5 44 (14.92%) Network Design
6 43 (14.58%) ITIL V3
7 39 (13.22%) SIEM
8 35 (11.86%) Converged Infrastructure
9 29 (9.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (8.81%) PRINCE2
11 25 (8.47%) DevOps
12 24 (8.14%) Incident Management
13 23 (7.80%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (7.80%) E-Commerce
13 23 (7.80%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 23 (7.80%) Software Optimisation
13 23 (7.80%) Vulnerability Management
14 21 (7.12%) Problem-Solving
15 19 (6.44%) Analytics
15 19 (6.44%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.15%) SQL
2 22 (7.46%) Python
3 16 (5.42%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.73%) Perl
5 9 (3.05%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.71%) PHP
7 6 (2.03%) C#
8 3 (1.02%) C++
8 3 (1.02%) Java
8 3 (1.02%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (26.44%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (20.68%) CCNP
3 40 (13.56%) CCDP
4 33 (11.19%) CCIE
5 25 (8.47%) JNCIP
6 24 (8.14%) CCNA
7 23 (7.80%) CCSE
7 23 (7.80%) CISSP
7 23 (7.80%) IISP
7 23 (7.80%) ISSAP
8 21 (7.12%) Degree
9 11 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (3.39%) ISEB
10 10 (3.39%) Security Cleared
10 10 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (3.05%) CCIE Data Center
11 9 (3.05%) ISEB Practitioner
11 9 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (2.71%) CCIE Service Provider
12 8 (2.71%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.08%) Cyber Essentials
2 10 (3.39%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.68%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (15.59%) VMware NSX
3 34 (11.53%) Active Directory
4 32 (10.85%) Hyper-V
5 21 (7.12%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (6.10%) NFS
7 9 (3.05%) Docker
8 6 (2.03%) vSphere
9 4 (1.36%) vCloud
10 3 (1.02%) BitLocker
10 3 (1.02%) KVM
10 3 (1.02%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.68%) Snort
11 2 (0.68%) SRDF
11 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.34%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (10.17%) Cisco Prime
2 23 (7.80%) QRadar
3 22 (7.46%) vCenter Server
4 18 (6.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 15 (5.08%) CASB
6 11 (3.73%) Cisco CME
7 9 (3.05%) SCCM
8 8 (2.71%) Ansible
9 5 (1.69%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
9 5 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.02%) Cacti
10 3 (1.02%) Cisco IPCC
10 3 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (1.02%) Nagios
10 3 (1.02%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.02%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.68%) SCOM
11 2 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 134 (45.42%) Cisco
2 96 (32.54%) VMware
3 82 (27.80%) CheckPoint
4 63 (21.36%) Juniper
5 58 (19.66%) Microsoft
6 52 (17.63%) HP
7 50 (16.95%) Fortinet
8 49 (16.61%) F5
8 49 (16.61%) Palo Alto
9 44 (14.92%) IBM
10 35 (11.86%) Aruba
11 34 (11.53%) Splunk
12 28 (9.49%) SolarWinds
13 24 (8.14%) Oracle
14 23 (7.80%) Citrix
14 23 (7.80%) Forcepoint
14 23 (7.80%) LogRhythm
14 23 (7.80%) Tufin
15 22 (7.46%) Veeam
16 20 (6.78%) Intel