Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 86 89
Rank change year-on-year -63 +3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 69 95 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.60% 2.92% 2.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.97% 6.41% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 60 57 71
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +45.16% -52.31%
10th Percentile £22,645 £26,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £59,975 £60,250 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -7.22%

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 2,320 1,481 1,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 53.70% 45.47% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,677 1,201 1,398
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.36% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -35 36 £51,250 +13.89% 15
Peterborough -20 24 £42,000 -7.69% 4
Huntingdon +6 11 £35,750 -10.63% 3
St Neots -18 1 £21,000 -44.00%
Data Centre
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 43 (62.32%) Windows
2 38 (55.07%) VMware
3 32 (46.38%) Windows Server
4 30 (43.48%) Active Directory
5 26 (37.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (34.78%) ITIL
7 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 23 (33.33%) SCCM
7 23 (33.33%) SCOM
7 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (28.99%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (27.54%) Finance
10 18 (26.09%) Hyper-V
11 14 (20.29%) Cisco
11 14 (20.29%) MCITP
12 13 (18.84%) Citrix
12 13 (18.84%) Firewall
13 12 (17.39%) Linux
14 11 (15.94%) MCSE
14 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
14 11 (15.94%) SAN
14 11 (15.94%) ITSM
15 10 (14.49%) WAN
15 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (14.49%) Banking
15 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010

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 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.45%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.25%) IaaS
2 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 5 (7.25%) PaaS
3 4 (5.80%) SaaS
4 3 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.90%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) Firewall
2 11 (15.94%) SAN
3 10 (14.49%) WAN
4 9 (13.04%) Network Security
5 6 (8.70%) LAN
6 5 (7.25%) BGP
7 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (4.35%) DNS
8 3 (4.35%) EIGRP
8 3 (4.35%) MPLS
8 3 (4.35%) Wireless
9 2 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (2.90%) DHCP
9 2 (2.90%) NAS
9 2 (2.90%) OSPF
9 2 (2.90%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (2.90%) VoIP
10 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Big Data
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) GitLab
2 1 (1.45%) PROIV
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (24.64%) Windows Engineer
3 15 (21.74%) Analyst
3 15 (21.74%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) SCCM Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) Server Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) Windows Server Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Business Development Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Business Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Development Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (5.80%) IT Architect
7 4 (5.80%) IT Security Architect
7 4 (5.80%) IT Support
7 4 (5.80%) Security Architect
8 3 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) Middleware
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (2.90%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) Flash
3 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Public Cloud
2 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.80%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (5.80%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (5.80%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.45%) Robotics
6 1 (1.45%) Verilog
6 1 (1.45%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 43 (62.32%) Windows
2 32 (46.38%) Windows Server
3 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (17.39%) Linux
5 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.35%) Unix
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.45%) CentOS
8 1 (1.45%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) ITIL
2 20 (28.99%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (15.94%) ITSM
4 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.59%) Service Management
6 6 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.70%) IT Strategy
7 5 (7.25%) Business Development
7 5 (7.25%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (7.25%) DevOps
7 5 (7.25%) Line Management
8 4 (5.80%) Co-Creation
8 4 (5.80%) Demand Generation
8 4 (5.80%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.80%) Scrum
8 4 (5.80%) Security Architecture
8 4 (5.80%) Security Management
8 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.80%) SIEM
8 4 (5.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.25%) C
3 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.35%) Python
3 3 (4.35%) Ruby
4 2 (2.90%) C#
4 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.45%) C++
5 1 (1.45%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (37.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (20.29%) MCITP
3 11 (15.94%) MCSE
4 9 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (11.59%) Degree
6 7 (10.14%) MCSA
7 5 (7.25%) CCNA
8 4 (5.80%) CCIE
8 4 (5.80%) CCNP
8 4 (5.80%) CCSP
8 4 (5.80%) CISSP
8 4 (5.80%) GCWN
8 4 (5.80%) ISSAP
8 4 (5.80%) ISSEP
8 4 (5.80%) RHCA
8 4 (5.80%) RHCE
8 4 (5.80%) SSCP
8 4 (5.80%) VCAP
8 4 (5.80%) VCDX
8 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 30 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (26.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (4.35%) vSphere
5 2 (2.90%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.45%) Docker
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.45%) NFS
6 1 (1.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (33.33%) SCCM
1 23 (33.33%) SCOM
2 3 (4.35%) Ansible
2 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 3 (4.35%) Terraform
3 2 (2.90%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.90%) vRealize
4 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) VMware
2 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.29%) Cisco
4 13 (18.84%) Citrix
5 7 (10.14%) CommVault
6 6 (8.70%) IBM
6 6 (8.70%) NetApp
7 4 (5.80%) EMC
7 4 (5.80%) HP
7 4 (5.80%) Huawei
7 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.90%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.90%) BMC
9 2 (2.90%) F5
9 2 (2.90%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.90%) Sophos
9 2 (2.90%) Splunk
9 2 (2.90%) WorldPay