Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 69 42
Rank change year-on-year -8 -27 -8
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 210 277 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.68% 4.13% 5.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.24% 10.86% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 128 208 305
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -12.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £33,100
90th Percentile £78,825 £75,000 £83,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year - -6.10% +6.50%

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 2,273 2,550 2,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.83% 38.03% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,704 1,959 2,140
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,700 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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 -10 70 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Reading -19 59 £42,500 -23.77% 9
Slough -23 25 £48,750 +8.33% 8
Maidenhead -14 24 £65,000 +23.81% 10
Newbury +8 14 £50,500 - 2
Wokingham +12 5 - - 1
Crowthorne - 3 £22,000 -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 55 (26.19%) ITIL
2 50 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
3 49 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 47 (22.38%) Presales
5 46 (21.90%) Cisco
6 45 (21.43%) Data Protection
7 43 (20.48%) VMware
8 41 (19.52%) GDPR
9 39 (18.57%) Windows
10 34 (16.19%) Linux
11 33 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 33 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 30 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 29 (13.81%) Finance
14 27 (12.86%) Firewall
14 27 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
14 27 (12.86%) Windows Server
15 25 (11.90%) Load Balancing
15 25 (11.90%) F5
15 25 (11.90%) Office 365
16 24 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (11.43%) Electronics
17 23 (10.95%) Service Delivery
17 23 (10.95%) HP
17 23 (10.95%) Hyper-V
17 23 (10.95%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (9.52%) PowerShell
18 20 (9.52%) Service Management
18 20 (9.52%) Law
18 20 (9.52%) Degree

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 9 (4.29%) IIS
2 8 (3.81%) OpenStack
3 6 (2.86%) Apache
3 6 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.43%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.90%) AutoCAD
3 4 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (11.90%) Office 365
4 19 (9.05%) IaaS
5 13 (6.19%) SaaS
6 9 (4.29%) PaaS
7 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.95%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.86%) Firewall
2 18 (8.57%) BGP
3 16 (7.62%) WAN
4 15 (7.14%) VPN
4 15 (7.14%) Wireless
5 14 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (6.67%) DHCP
6 13 (6.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (6.19%) MPLS
6 13 (6.19%) Network Security
7 12 (5.71%) DNS
7 12 (5.71%) LAN
7 12 (5.71%) SNMP
7 12 (5.71%) TCP/IP
8 11 (5.24%) OSPF
8 11 (5.24%) VoIP
9 10 (4.76%) BIG-IP
9 10 (4.76%) Ethernet
10 9 (4.29%) IP Telephony
10 9 (4.29%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.86%) Big Data
2 6 (2.86%) Cognos Impromptu
2 6 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (2.38%) SAP HANA
4 4 (1.90%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (3.33%) Ant
1 7 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.48%) Gatling
2 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 29 (13.81%) Finance
2 24 (11.43%) Electronics
3 20 (9.52%) Law
4 16 (7.62%) Telecoms
5 13 (6.19%) Marketing
6 11 (5.24%) Military
7 5 (2.38%) Aerospace
7 5 (2.38%) Automotive
7 5 (2.38%) French Language
7 5 (2.38%) German Language
8 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.90%) Retail
9 3 (1.43%) Billing
10 2 (0.95%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 26 (12.38%) Architect
2 23 (10.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 18 (8.57%) Business Sales Executive
4 18 (8.57%) New Business Sales Executive
4 18 (8.57%) Sales Executive
5 17 (8.10%) Network Engineer
6 15 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (6.19%) Service Architect
8 13 (6.19%) Transition Manager
9 12 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
10 11 (5.24%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
11 9 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.33%) Analyst
12 7 (3.33%) Consultant
13 6 (2.86%) Data Centre Technician
13 6 (2.86%) Data Technician
13 6 (2.86%) Security Architect
13 6 (2.86%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (1.90%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (1.90%) Web Services
3 3 (1.43%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.43%) RESTful
4 2 (0.95%) Kafka
4 2 (0.95%) libvirt
5 1 (0.48%) Memcached
5 1 (0.48%) OAuth
5 1 (0.48%) OpenID
5 1 (0.48%) React
5 1 (0.48%) REST
5 1 (0.48%) RxJava
5 1 (0.48%) SAML
5 1 (0.48%) Spring
5 1 (0.48%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.19%) Public Cloud
4 11 (5.24%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (5.24%) Smartphone
5 9 (4.29%) Private Cloud
6 7 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (3.33%) Driving Licence
6 7 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (2.86%) Clustering
8 5 (2.38%) Life Science
8 5 (2.38%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.90%) PKI
9 4 (1.90%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.95%) Cyberattack
10 2 (0.95%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.48%) CMDB
11 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.57%) Windows
2 34 (16.19%) Linux
3 27 (12.86%) Windows Server
4 14 (6.67%) Unix
5 9 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.86%) CentOS
6 6 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.43%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.43%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.48%) AIX
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.19%) ITIL
2 50 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (22.38%) Presales
4 45 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 33 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 25 (11.90%) Load Balancing
7 23 (10.95%) Service Delivery
8 20 (9.52%) Service Management
9 18 (8.57%) Business Continuity
9 18 (8.57%) Change Control
10 17 (8.10%) DevOps
10 17 (8.10%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (7.62%) PRINCE2
12 15 (7.14%) Risk Management
13 13 (6.19%) CRM
13 13 (6.19%) Due Diligence
13 13 (6.19%) Incident Management
13 13 (6.19%) Transition Management
14 12 (5.71%) Power Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 15 (7.14%) Python
3 10 (4.76%) Java
4 9 (4.29%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.38%) SQL
6 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.90%) Perl
6 4 (1.90%) Ruby
7 1 (0.48%) C
7 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.48%) Java 8
7 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 20 (9.52%) Degree
3 17 (8.10%) CCNP
3 17 (8.10%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (8.10%) SC Cleared
4 14 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 14 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (6.19%) ISEB
5 13 (6.19%) ISEB Practitioner
6 10 (4.76%) MCSE
6 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (4.29%) CCIE
7 9 (4.29%) MCSA
8 8 (3.81%) JNCIP
9 7 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.86%) CCDP
10 6 (2.86%) CCNA
11 4 (1.90%) CISSP
11 4 (1.90%) ISSAP
11 4 (1.90%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (19.52%) GDPR
2 13 (6.19%) SLA
3 11 (5.24%) Cyber Essentials
4 10 (4.76%) PMO
5 9 (4.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 9 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (2.86%) QA
7 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (10.95%) Hyper-V
1 23 (10.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.38%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.90%) XenApp
5 3 (1.43%) Docker
5 3 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.43%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.95%) KVM
6 2 (0.95%) vCloud
7 1 (0.48%) Corosync
7 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (7.14%) Puppet
2 14 (6.67%) SCCM
3 10 (4.76%) Ansible
3 10 (4.76%) Nagios
3 10 (4.76%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (2.38%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.90%) Capistrano
6 4 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.90%) QRadar
6 4 (1.90%) SCOM
7 3 (1.43%) Cacti
7 3 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (1.43%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.95%) CASB
8 2 (0.95%) Grafana
8 2 (0.95%) Graylog
8 2 (0.95%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.48%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 49 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 46 (21.90%) Cisco
3 43 (20.48%) VMware
4 25 (11.90%) F5
5 23 (10.95%) HP
6 16 (7.62%) Juniper
7 13 (6.19%) EMC
8 12 (5.71%) Aruba
8 12 (5.71%) Dell
8 12 (5.71%) Mitel
9 11 (5.24%) Oracle
9 11 (5.24%) Palo Alto
9 11 (5.24%) Peregrine
9 11 (5.24%) SolarWinds
10 10 (4.76%) Citrix
10 10 (4.76%) IBM
10 10 (4.76%) Red Hat
11 9 (4.29%) SAP
12 8 (3.81%) CheckPoint
13 7 (3.33%) Salesforce.com