Period
to 12 December 2017

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

Data Center
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 108 95
Rank change year-on-year -35 -13 +28
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 35 39 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.09% 1.69% 2.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 3.26% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 53
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £46,900 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% +44.31% -32.99%
10th Percentile £30,125 £41,085 £20,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £60,250 £45,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,294
% change year-on-year +11.11% +23.99% -30.87%

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 1860 1195 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 58.14% 51.84% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 974 1096
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%

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 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (37.14%) Linux
3 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
4 12 (34.29%) Public Cloud
5 11 (31.43%) Firewall
5 11 (31.43%) Retail
5 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (28.57%) ITIL
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco
7 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
8 8 (22.86%) Wireless
8 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (20.00%) IaaS
9 7 (20.00%) Finance
9 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 7 (20.00%) PaaS
9 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
10 6 (17.14%) SCCM
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (14.29%) F5
11 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless

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 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (20.00%) IaaS
3 7 (20.00%) PaaS
4 4 (11.43%) Office 365
4 4 (11.43%) SaaS
5 3 (8.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) Wireless
3 5 (14.29%) BGP
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
3 5 (14.29%) WAN
4 4 (11.43%) LAN
5 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) VoIP
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) DNS
6 2 (5.71%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security
6 2 (5.71%) OpenVPN
6 2 (5.71%) OSPF
6 2 (5.71%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Big Data
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) GitLab
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) GoCD
General
1 11 (31.43%) Retail
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Business Development Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Business Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Development Manager
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.86%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Public Cloud
2 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) CentOS
5 1 (2.86%) CoreOS
5 1 (2.86%) Debian
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (14.29%) Use Case
4 4 (11.43%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (11.43%) Business Development
4 4 (11.43%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (11.43%) Demand Generation
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps
4 4 (11.43%) IT Strategy
4 4 (11.43%) ITSM
4 4 (11.43%) Line Management
4 4 (11.43%) Strategic Thinking
5 3 (8.57%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) SDLC
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Machine Learning
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) C
2 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.57%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) F#
4 1 (2.86%) Haskell
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) ML
4 1 (2.86%) OCaml
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) Degree
3 5 (14.29%) CCNA
3 5 (14.29%) CCNP
3 5 (14.29%) MCITP
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) vSphere
5 2 (5.71%) Docker
5 2 (5.71%) NFS
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.86%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (5.71%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.86%) Salt
4 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) VMware
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco
3 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) F5
6 4 (11.43%) EMC
6 4 (11.43%) Huawei
6 4 (11.43%) NetApp
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix
8 2 (5.71%) HP