Period
to 12 December 2018

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

Data Center
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 144 110
Rank change year-on-year +14 -34 -14
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 10 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.50% 1.09% 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 2.35% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 35
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +11.94% +44.31%
10th Percentile £40,750 £30,125 £41,085
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £60,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -40.00% +11.11% +23.99%

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 950 1,488 1,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 47.19% 46.51% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 708 1,059 826
Cambridge median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +3.30%
10th Percentile £27,675 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Cambridge

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

1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) IPv4
3 4 (40.00%) IPv6
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) WordPress
3 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Fedora
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) CentOS
3 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (40.00%) MariaDB
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Docker
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Icinga
3 4 (40.00%) HAProxy
4 3 (30.00%) Puppet
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Logistics
4 3 (30.00%) LAMP
4 3 (30.00%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL

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 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (40.00%) WordPress
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Odoo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) IPv4
1 4 (40.00%) IPv6
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) MariaDB
2 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) GitLab
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) LAMP
1 3 (30.00%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
1 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) CentOS
2 4 (40.00%) Fedora
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Logistics
2 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) HNC
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HAProxy
1 4 (40.00%) Icinga
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) VMware