Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 115 86
Rank change year-on-year -27 -29 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 40 34 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.21% 1.51% 2.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 2.93% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 56
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +50.00% -53.85%
10th Percentile £39,000 £32,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £45,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year +13.89% +45.16% -52.31%

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 1,897 1,161 1,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 57.33% 51.51% 47.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,338 953 1,091
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 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) VMware
3 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (52.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
5 18 (45.00%) ITIL
6 17 (42.50%) Finance
7 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 16 (40.00%) SCCM
7 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (37.50%) SCOM
8 15 (37.50%) MCITP
8 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (27.50%) Banking
10 11 (27.50%) Linux
10 11 (27.50%) Public Cloud
11 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (20.00%) Degree
12 8 (20.00%) DevOps
13 7 (17.50%) Cisco
13 7 (17.50%) Firewall
14 6 (15.00%) ITSM
14 6 (15.00%) Python
14 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
14 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (12.50%) Ansible

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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.50%) IaaS
3 5 (12.50%) PaaS
4 4 (10.00%) SaaS
5 3 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (7.50%) BGP
3 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.50%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (5.00%) Network Security
4 2 (5.00%) OSPF
4 2 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.50%) ICMP
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) OpenVPN
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) GitLab
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (45.00%) Windows Engineer
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (37.50%) SCCM Engineer
4 15 (37.50%) Server Engineer
4 15 (37.50%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Development Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Business Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) NoSQL Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Public Cloud
2 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.50%) Robotics
5 1 (2.50%) Verilog
5 1 (2.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (27.50%) Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) CentOS
7 1 (2.50%) CoreOS
7 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) ITIL
2 15 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (20.00%) DevOps
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) ITSM
5 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.50%) Line Management
5 5 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.50%) Service Management
5 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
6 4 (10.00%) Business Development
6 4 (10.00%) Co-Creation
6 4 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (10.00%) Demand Generation
6 4 (10.00%) IT Strategy
6 4 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (15.00%) Python
2 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (12.50%) C
2 5 (12.50%) Ruby
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) MCITP
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) Degree
3 5 (12.50%) CCNA
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (52.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.50%) vSphere
5 4 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.50%) Docker
6 1 (2.50%) KVM
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.50%) NFS
6 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) SCCM
2 15 (37.50%) SCOM
3 5 (12.50%) Ansible
4 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.00%) Puppet
4 4 (10.00%) Terraform
4 4 (10.00%) vCenter Server
4 4 (10.00%) vRealize
5 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) VMware
2 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) AppDynamics
4 4 (10.00%) BMC
4 4 (10.00%) Citrix
4 4 (10.00%) EMC
4 4 (10.00%) F5
4 4 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (10.00%) Huawei
4 4 (10.00%) NetApp
4 4 (10.00%) Splunk
4 4 (10.00%) WorldPay
5 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.00%) HP