Period
to 19 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 138 123
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 -37
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 13 51 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.69% 1.51% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 3.24% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 46 29
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.32% +54.39%
10th Percentile £39,875 £38,000 £25,050
90th Percentile £65,525 £58,750 £55,050
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -40.00% +17.65% +41.67%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 890 1,576 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 47.47% 46.68% 43.23%
Number of salaries quoted 613 1,015 803
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,050
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,773 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -4.46% +12.36% +4.71%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Cambridge

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Cambridge

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
4 3 (23.08%) HAProxy
4 3 (23.08%) Docker
4 3 (23.08%) MariaDB
4 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (23.08%) Icinga
4 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
4 3 (23.08%) Break/Fix
4 3 (23.08%) IPv4
4 3 (23.08%) IPv6
4 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Fedora
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) CMDB
4 3 (23.08%) WordPress
4 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 3 (23.08%) WordPress
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Odoo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) IPv4
1 3 (23.08%) IPv6
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MariaDB
2 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) GitLab
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) LAMP
1 2 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) CMDB
1 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Fedora
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Break/Fix
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) Runbook
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Programming
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Service Design
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) F#
3 1 (7.69%) Haskell
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) ML
3 1 (7.69%) OCaml
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNP
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCIE
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
2 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HAProxy
1 3 (23.08%) Icinga
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) VMware