Period
to 24 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 146 135
Rank change year-on-year +45 -11 -58
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 123 43 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.88% 1.19% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.54% 2.41% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 68 31 35
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,050 £26,125
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,250 £60,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,222 1,786 1,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 52.07% 49.39% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,356 1,367 1,410
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% - +4.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% +7.14%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Cambridgeshire

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Cambridgeshire

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Cambridgeshire

Data Centre
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +34 70 £43,500 +0.58% 8
Peterborough +5 45 £42,000 -4.55% 3
Huntingdon +6 8 £25,000 -50.00%
St Neots - 1 £21,000 -
Data Centre
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 83 (67.48%) Windows
2 65 (52.85%) Firewall
3 61 (49.59%) VMware
4 57 (46.34%) Cisco
5 54 (43.90%) Active Directory
6 52 (42.28%) Linux
7 51 (41.46%) Configuration Management
7 51 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 48 (39.02%) ITIL
9 37 (30.08%) Finance
9 37 (30.08%) Unix
10 36 (29.27%) Python
10 36 (29.27%) Citrix
10 36 (29.27%) Microsoft Azure
11 35 (28.46%) Amazon AWS
12 33 (26.83%) Ansible
12 33 (26.83%) DevOps
13 32 (26.02%) Continuous Deployment
13 32 (26.02%) Test Automation
13 32 (26.02%) Bash Shell
13 32 (26.02%) Load Balancing
13 32 (26.02%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (26.02%) DNS
14 31 (25.20%) Middleware
14 31 (25.20%) Public Cloud
15 30 (24.39%) WorldPay
15 30 (24.39%) AppDynamics
15 30 (24.39%) Virtual Servers
15 30 (24.39%) Virtual Desktop
15 30 (24.39%) Linux Command Line

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (4.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (3.25%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.44%) Apache
3 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.63%) nginx
4 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.81%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (29.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (28.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.25%) Office 365
4 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (52.85%) Firewall
2 32 (26.02%) DNS
3 29 (23.58%) WAN
4 27 (21.95%) LAN
5 26 (21.14%) TCP/IP
6 22 (17.89%) Ethernet
6 22 (17.89%) Network Security
6 22 (17.89%) Wi-Fi
7 20 (16.26%) VoIP
8 18 (14.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (10.57%) SAN
10 9 (7.32%) Frame Relay
11 7 (5.69%) BGP
12 6 (4.88%) SNMP
13 5 (4.07%) OSPF
14 4 (3.25%) Wireless
15 2 (1.63%) DHCP
15 2 (1.63%) ICMP
15 2 (1.63%) MPLS
15 2 (1.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) MySQL
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (24.39%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.63%) Selenium
3 2 (1.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) PROIV
General
1 37 (30.08%) Finance
2 20 (16.26%) Retail
3 17 (13.82%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Front Office
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (30.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (23.58%) Analyst
3 19 (15.45%) Automation Engineer
4 18 (14.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 17 (13.82%) SCCM Engineer
5 17 (13.82%) Windows Engineer
6 16 (13.01%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (13.01%) Server Engineer
6 16 (13.01%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (13.01%) Windows Server Engineer
7 15 (12.20%) Team Leader
8 11 (8.94%) Automation Analyst
9 8 (6.50%) Architect
10 7 (5.69%) Network Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.88%) Network Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Security Architect
13 4 (3.25%) IT Support
14 3 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
14 3 (2.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.20%) Middleware
2 3 (2.44%) Web Services
3 2 (1.63%) LDAP
3 2 (1.63%) OAuth
4 1 (0.81%) .NET
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.20%) Public Cloud
2 30 (24.39%) Linux Command Line
3 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (14.63%) Driving Licence
4 18 (14.63%) Management Information System
5 16 (13.01%) Computer Science
6 12 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (5.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (4.07%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.63%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.63%) Wiki
10 1 (0.81%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.81%) Verilog
10 1 (0.81%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 83 (67.48%) Windows
2 52 (42.28%) Linux
3 37 (30.08%) Unix
4 25 (20.33%) Windows Server
5 22 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.63%) VMS
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (41.46%) Configuration Management
2 48 (39.02%) ITIL
3 33 (26.83%) DevOps
4 32 (26.02%) Continuous Deployment
4 32 (26.02%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (26.02%) Load Balancing
4 32 (26.02%) Test Automation
5 28 (22.76%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (19.51%) Service Management
7 23 (18.70%) Cybersecurity
8 20 (16.26%) Line Management
8 20 (16.26%) Network Management
9 19 (15.45%) Capacity Management
10 13 (10.57%) Coaching
10 13 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (10.57%) Proactive Monitoring
10 13 (10.57%) Statistics
10 13 (10.57%) WAN Optimisation
11 9 (7.32%) Information Security
12 8 (6.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.27%) Python
2 32 (26.02%) Bash Shell
3 30 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.39%) PowerShell
3 30 (24.39%) Ruby
4 8 (6.50%) Perl
5 2 (1.63%) Java
5 2 (1.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.81%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.81%) C
6 1 (0.81%) C#
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (14.63%) Degree
3 17 (13.82%) MCITP
4 7 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.88%) MCSE
5 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (4.07%) CCNA
7 4 (3.25%) MCSA
8 3 (2.44%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (1.63%) CCIE
9 2 (1.63%) CCIE Security
9 2 (1.63%) CCNP
9 2 (1.63%) CCSP
9 2 (1.63%) CISSP
9 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.63%) RHCE
9 2 (1.63%) SANS
9 2 (1.63%) SSCP
9 2 (1.63%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.51%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 54 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 51 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (24.39%) Virtual Desktop
3 30 (24.39%) Virtual Servers
3 30 (24.39%) vSphere
4 19 (15.45%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.88%) Firmware
6 2 (1.63%) Ceph
6 2 (1.63%) Docker
6 2 (1.63%) KVM
6 2 (1.63%) Varnish
6 2 (1.63%) Xen
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (26.83%) Ansible
2 30 (24.39%) vCenter Server
2 30 (24.39%) vRealize
3 23 (18.70%) SCCM
3 23 (18.70%) SCOM
4 21 (17.07%) Puppet
5 19 (15.45%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (15.45%) Terraform
6 6 (4.88%) Backup Exec
6 6 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.63%) Nessus
7 2 (1.63%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.63%) yum
8 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (49.59%) VMware
2 57 (46.34%) Cisco
3 36 (29.27%) Citrix
4 30 (24.39%) AppDynamics
4 30 (24.39%) BMC
4 30 (24.39%) F5
4 30 (24.39%) Fortinet
4 30 (24.39%) Splunk
4 30 (24.39%) WorldPay
5 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
6 22 (17.89%) Avaya
6 22 (17.89%) CheckPoint
6 22 (17.89%) Nortel
7 19 (15.45%) ServiceNow
8 18 (14.63%) Riverbed
9 13 (10.57%) Intel
10 9 (7.32%) Veeam
11 6 (4.88%) EMC
12 5 (4.07%) IBM
12 5 (4.07%) Nokia