Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 143 121
Rank change year-on-year +34 -22 -39
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 71 20 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.38% 0.78% 1.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.29% 1.45% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 25
Cambridge median annual salary £43,500 £43,250 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.58% +39.52% -31.11%
10th Percentile £33,000 £25,050 £23,950
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £59,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year -3.41% +4.14% -15.50%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,655 1,379 1,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 55.50% 53.87% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,014 1,033 1,003
Cambridge median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,641
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +3.11% +2.68%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,875 £71,250 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +0.57% +3.53%

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 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 57 (80.28%) Windows
2 49 (69.01%) Active Directory
2 49 (69.01%) VMware
2 49 (69.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (53.52%) Configuration Management
4 36 (50.70%) Unix
4 36 (50.70%) Python
5 35 (49.30%) Linux
6 33 (46.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 33 (46.48%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (46.48%) DevOps
6 33 (46.48%) Ansible
7 32 (45.07%) Continuous Deployment
7 32 (45.07%) Bash Shell
7 32 (45.07%) Test Automation
7 32 (45.07%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (45.07%) Load Balancing
7 32 (45.07%) Firewall
7 32 (45.07%) DNS
8 31 (43.66%) Middleware
8 31 (43.66%) Public Cloud
9 30 (42.25%) WorldPay
9 30 (42.25%) vRealize
9 30 (42.25%) Linux Command Line
9 30 (42.25%) vCenter Server
9 30 (42.25%) Virtual Servers
9 30 (42.25%) Virtual Desktop
9 30 (42.25%) AppDynamics
9 30 (42.25%) Jenkins
9 30 (42.25%) Splunk

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 (2.82%) Apache
1 2 (2.82%) nginx
1 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
1 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (46.48%) Amazon AWS
1 33 (46.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (45.07%) DNS
1 32 (45.07%) Firewall
2 8 (11.27%) SAN
3 6 (8.45%) SNMP
4 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.82%) DHCP
5 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.82%) ICMP
5 2 (2.82%) NAS
5 2 (2.82%) SSH
5 2 (2.82%) SSL
5 2 (2.82%) VLAN
6 1 (1.41%) LAN
6 1 (1.41%) WAN
6 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (42.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 17 (23.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Front Office
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) Automation Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) SCCM Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Windows Engineer
4 16 (22.54%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (22.54%) Server Engineer
4 16 (22.54%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (22.54%) Windows Server Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) Analyst
6 11 (15.49%) Automation Analyst
6 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) IT Support
9 2 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.82%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.82%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) Middleware
2 3 (4.23%) Web Services
3 2 (2.82%) LDAP
3 2 (2.82%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 31 (43.66%) Public Cloud
2 30 (42.25%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Wiki
5 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Verilog
5 1 (1.41%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 57 (80.28%) Windows
2 36 (50.70%) Unix
3 35 (49.30%) Linux
4 18 (25.35%) Windows Server
5 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) VMS
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Configuration Management
2 33 (46.48%) DevOps
3 32 (45.07%) Continuous Deployment
3 32 (45.07%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (45.07%) Load Balancing
3 32 (45.07%) Test Automation
4 27 (38.03%) ITIL
5 21 (29.58%) Service Management
6 17 (23.94%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.86%) Line Management
8 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.45%) Capacity Management
9 6 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.45%) Performance Optimisation
9 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (8.45%) Release Management
9 6 (8.45%) Server Building
9 6 (8.45%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.70%) Python
2 32 (45.07%) Bash Shell
3 30 (42.25%) JavaScript
3 30 (42.25%) PowerShell
3 30 (42.25%) Ruby
4 8 (11.27%) Perl
5 2 (2.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.41%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) C++
6 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) MCITP
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) PhD
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (69.01%) Active Directory
1 49 (69.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (42.25%) Virtual Desktop
2 30 (42.25%) Virtual Servers
2 30 (42.25%) vSphere
3 17 (23.94%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.45%) Firmware
5 2 (2.82%) Ceph
5 2 (2.82%) Docker
5 2 (2.82%) KVM
5 2 (2.82%) Varnish
5 2 (2.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (46.48%) Ansible
2 30 (42.25%) vCenter Server
2 30 (42.25%) vRealize
3 21 (29.58%) Puppet
4 19 (26.76%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (26.76%) Terraform
5 17 (23.94%) SCCM
5 17 (23.94%) SCOM
6 6 (8.45%) Backup Exec
6 6 (8.45%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (2.82%) Nessus
7 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.82%) yum
Vendors
1 49 (69.01%) VMware
2 30 (42.25%) AppDynamics
2 30 (42.25%) BMC
2 30 (42.25%) Cisco
2 30 (42.25%) Citrix
2 30 (42.25%) F5
2 30 (42.25%) Fortinet
2 30 (42.25%) Splunk
2 30 (42.25%) WorldPay
3 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
3 19 (26.76%) ServiceNow
4 8 (11.27%) Veeam
5 6 (8.45%) EMC