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

Data Center
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 118 116
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 -25
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 98 67 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.14% 1.95% 2.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.91% 4.12% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 62 47 51
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,000 £44,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.82% +41.94% -44.64%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,050 £20,750
90th Percentile £70,632 £60,250 £46,000
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 2,508 1,626 1,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 54.75% 47.36% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,655 1,286 1,362
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% +5.29% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.36% -1.11% +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 April 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 April 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 -5 61 £52,500 +19.32% 7
Peterborough -14 28 £42,000 -4.55% 3
Huntingdon +5 10 £25,000 -50.00% 3
St Neots -17 1 £21,000 -44.00%
Data Centre
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 66 (67.35%) Windows
2 61 (62.24%) VMware
3 50 (51.02%) Active Directory
4 43 (43.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (39.80%) Firewall
6 37 (37.76%) Linux
7 35 (35.71%) Cisco
8 34 (34.69%) Citrix
8 34 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 33 (33.67%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (32.65%) Public Cloud
11 30 (30.61%) ITIL
11 30 (30.61%) Python
11 30 (30.61%) Configuration Management
12 29 (29.59%) Windows Server
13 27 (27.55%) Continuous Deployment
13 27 (27.55%) Ansible
13 27 (27.55%) DevOps
13 27 (27.55%) DNS
13 27 (27.55%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (27.55%) Bash Shell
13 27 (27.55%) Load Balancing
13 27 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (26.53%) Test Automation
14 26 (26.53%) Unix
15 25 (25.51%) Middleware
15 25 (25.51%) Jenkins
15 25 (25.51%) SCCM
15 25 (25.51%) SCOM
15 25 (25.51%) Ruby

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 8 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.12%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.06%) Apache
4 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.04%) nginx
5 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.02%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (33.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.08%) IaaS
3 4 (4.08%) PaaS
3 4 (4.08%) SaaS
4 3 (3.06%) Office 365
5 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.02%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (39.80%) Firewall
2 27 (27.55%) DNS
3 11 (11.22%) SAN
4 9 (9.18%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.16%) Network Security
6 7 (7.14%) WAN
7 6 (6.12%) Ethernet
8 5 (5.10%) LAN
9 4 (4.08%) VoIP
9 4 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.06%) DHCP
11 2 (2.04%) BGP
11 2 (2.04%) Frame Relay
11 2 (2.04%) ICMP
11 2 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.04%) MPLS
11 2 (2.04%) NAS
11 2 (2.04%) SSH
11 2 (2.04%) SSL
11 2 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) Big Data
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (25.51%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.04%) Selenium
3 2 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (1.02%) GitLab
4 1 (1.02%) PROIV
General
1 23 (23.47%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (23.47%) Analyst
3 18 (18.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 16 (16.33%) SCCM Engineer
4 16 (16.33%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (16.33%) Server Engineer
4 16 (16.33%) Windows Engineer
4 16 (16.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (16.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 15 (15.31%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Automation Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Architect
8 6 (6.12%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.12%) Security Architect
8 6 (6.12%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Business Development Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Business Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Development Manager
9 4 (4.08%) IT Support
9 4 (4.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.51%) Middleware
2 3 (3.06%) LDAP
2 3 (3.06%) Web Services
3 2 (2.04%) .NET
3 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.04%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.65%) Public Cloud
2 24 (24.49%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (9.18%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 7 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (6.12%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (4.08%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.04%) Wiki
9 1 (1.02%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.02%) Robotics
9 1 (1.02%) Verilog
9 1 (1.02%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 66 (67.35%) Windows
2 37 (37.76%) Linux
3 29 (29.59%) Windows Server
4 26 (26.53%) Unix
5 23 (23.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.06%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.04%) VMS
8 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.02%) CentOS
9 1 (1.02%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) Configuration Management
1 30 (30.61%) ITIL
2 27 (27.55%) Continuous Deployment
2 27 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (27.55%) DevOps
2 27 (27.55%) Load Balancing
3 26 (26.53%) Test Automation
4 24 (24.49%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (21.43%) Service Management
6 11 (11.22%) Line Management
7 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.20%) ITSM
8 7 (7.14%) Project Management
9 6 (6.12%) Data Loss Prevention
9 6 (6.12%) Event Correlation
9 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.12%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.12%) Security Management
9 6 (6.12%) Security Operations
9 6 (6.12%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.61%) Python
2 27 (27.55%) Bash Shell
3 25 (25.51%) Ruby
4 24 (24.49%) JavaScript
4 24 (24.49%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.10%) C
6 3 (3.06%) Perl
7 2 (2.04%) C#
7 2 (2.04%) Java
7 2 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (1.02%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.02%) C++
8 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (27.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (16.33%) MCITP
3 10 (10.20%) Degree
3 10 (10.20%) MCSE
4 8 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.12%) MCSA
5 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (4.08%) CCIE Security
6 4 (4.08%) CSSLP
6 4 (4.08%) DBS Check
6 4 (4.08%) GCWN
6 4 (4.08%) ISSAP
6 4 (4.08%) ISSEP
6 4 (4.08%) RHCA
6 4 (4.08%) SANS
6 4 (4.08%) SSCP
6 4 (4.08%) VCAP
6 4 (4.08%) VCDX
6 4 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 50 (51.02%) Active Directory
2 43 (43.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (24.49%) Virtual Desktop
3 24 (24.49%) Virtual Servers
3 24 (24.49%) vSphere
4 17 (17.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.06%) Docker
6 2 (2.04%) Ceph
6 2 (2.04%) KVM
6 2 (2.04%) Varnish
6 2 (2.04%) Xen
7 1 (1.02%) Firmware
7 1 (1.02%) NFS
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (27.55%) Ansible
2 25 (25.51%) SCCM
2 25 (25.51%) SCOM
3 24 (24.49%) vCenter Server
3 24 (24.49%) vRealize
4 18 (18.37%) Puppet
5 16 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (16.33%) Terraform
6 2 (2.04%) Nessus
6 2 (2.04%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.04%) yum
7 1 (1.02%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (62.24%) VMware
2 35 (35.71%) Cisco
3 34 (34.69%) Citrix
4 24 (24.49%) AppDynamics
4 24 (24.49%) BMC
4 24 (24.49%) F5
4 24 (24.49%) Fortinet
4 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
4 24 (24.49%) Splunk
4 24 (24.49%) WorldPay
5 15 (15.31%) ServiceNow
6 6 (6.12%) CommVault
6 6 (6.12%) IBM
6 6 (6.12%) NetApp
7 5 (5.10%) EMC
8 4 (4.08%) Avaya
8 4 (4.08%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.08%) Huawei
8 4 (4.08%) Nortel
8 4 (4.08%) Red Hat