Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 139 130
Rank change year-on-year +50 -9 -40
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 114 59 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.03% 1.60% 1.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.82% 3.08% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 57 33 39
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.00% -28.57% +23.53%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,800 £40,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%

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 1,959 1,914 1,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 52.00% 52.03% 46.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,260 1,469 1,362
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,088 £71,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 21 September 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 21 September 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
Peterborough +6 65 £46,500 -7.00% 2
Cambridge +44 44 £52,500 +31.25% 6
Huntingdon -10 2 £25,000 -21.88%
Data Centre
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 81 (71.05%) Firewall
2 74 (64.91%) Cisco
3 52 (45.61%) Retail
4 49 (42.98%) Windows
5 48 (42.11%) VMware
6 46 (40.35%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
8 43 (37.72%) LAN
8 43 (37.72%) WAN
9 41 (35.96%) Configuration Management
10 39 (34.21%) TCP/IP
10 39 (34.21%) ITIL
11 38 (33.33%) CheckPoint
11 38 (33.33%) Nortel
11 38 (33.33%) Avaya
11 38 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
11 38 (33.33%) Network Management
12 37 (32.46%) Linux
13 34 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (28.95%) Riverbed
14 33 (28.95%) Network Security
14 33 (28.95%) VoIP
14 33 (28.95%) Ethernet
14 33 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
14 33 (28.95%) Intrusion Detection
15 28 (24.56%) Active Directory
15 28 (24.56%) Microsoft
15 28 (24.56%) Self-Motivation
16 27 (23.68%) Finance
17 25 (21.93%) Microsoft Certification

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 2 (1.75%) Apache
1 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.75%) OpenStack
1 2 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (71.05%) Firewall
2 43 (37.72%) LAN
2 43 (37.72%) WAN
3 39 (34.21%) TCP/IP
4 38 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 33 (28.95%) Ethernet
5 33 (28.95%) Intrusion Detection
5 33 (28.95%) Network Security
5 33 (28.95%) VoIP
6 19 (16.67%) DNS
7 16 (14.04%) BGP
7 16 (14.04%) OSPF
8 9 (7.89%) Frame Relay
9 7 (6.14%) SAN
10 6 (5.26%) SNMP
11 4 (3.51%) Wireless
12 2 (1.75%) IPv4
12 2 (1.75%) IPv6
13 1 (0.88%) DHCP
13 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.63%) MySQL
2 2 (1.75%) MariaDB
2 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (17.54%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.39%) Git (software)
General
1 52 (45.61%) Retail
2 27 (23.68%) Finance
3 7 (6.14%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Front Office
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (27.19%) Analyst
2 24 (21.05%) Architect
3 21 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (18.42%) Network Analyst
3 21 (18.42%) Security Architect
4 20 (17.54%) Service Architect
5 17 (14.91%) IT Architect
5 17 (14.91%) IT Security Architect
5 17 (14.91%) Team Leader
6 12 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) SCCM Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Automation Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) LAN/WAN Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Server Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.79%) Middleware
2 2 (1.75%) LAMP
2 2 (1.75%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (24.56%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (18.42%) Security Operations Centre
4 20 (17.54%) Management Information System
5 19 (16.67%) Driving Licence
5 19 (16.67%) Public Cloud
6 18 (15.79%) Computer Science
6 18 (15.79%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (6.14%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (42.98%) Windows
2 37 (32.46%) Linux
3 24 (21.05%) Unix
4 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (9.65%) Windows Server
6 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.75%) CentOS
7 2 (1.75%) Fedora
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.35%) Problem-Solving
2 41 (35.96%) Configuration Management
3 39 (34.21%) ITIL
4 38 (33.33%) Network Management
5 23 (20.18%) Capacity Management
5 23 (20.18%) DevOps
5 23 (20.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 23 (20.18%) Line Management
6 21 (18.42%) Computer Security
6 21 (18.42%) Data Loss Prevention
6 21 (18.42%) Event Correlation
6 21 (18.42%) Risk Management
6 21 (18.42%) Security Management
6 21 (18.42%) Security Operations
6 21 (18.42%) SIEM
7 18 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
7 18 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (15.79%) Load Balancing
7 18 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 17 (14.91%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.05%) Python
2 18 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 18 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 18 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 18 (15.79%) Ruby
3 6 (5.26%) Perl
4 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.88%) Java
5 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (21.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (15.79%) Degree
4 17 (14.91%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 17 (14.91%) CCIE
4 17 (14.91%) CCIE Security
4 17 (14.91%) CCSP
4 17 (14.91%) CISSP
4 17 (14.91%) CSSLP
4 17 (14.91%) GCWN
4 17 (14.91%) ISSAP
4 17 (14.91%) ISSEP
4 17 (14.91%) MCSE
4 17 (14.91%) RHCA
4 17 (14.91%) RHCE
4 17 (14.91%) SANS
4 17 (14.91%) SSCP
4 17 (14.91%) VCAP
4 17 (14.91%) VCDX
4 17 (14.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (24.56%) Active Directory
3 18 (15.79%) Virtual Desktop
3 18 (15.79%) Virtual Servers
3 18 (15.79%) vSphere
4 10 (8.77%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.26%) Firmware
6 2 (1.75%) Docker
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (18.42%) Ansible
2 18 (15.79%) vCenter Server
2 18 (15.79%) vRealize
3 14 (12.28%) Puppet
4 12 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (10.53%) Terraform
5 9 (7.89%) SCOM
6 8 (7.02%) SCCM
7 6 (5.26%) Backup Exec
7 6 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.75%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.75%) Icinga
9 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (64.91%) Cisco
2 48 (42.11%) VMware
3 38 (33.33%) Avaya
3 38 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 38 (33.33%) Nortel
4 33 (28.95%) Riverbed
5 28 (24.56%) Microsoft
6 20 (17.54%) Citrix
7 18 (15.79%) AppDynamics
7 18 (15.79%) BMC
7 18 (15.79%) F5
7 18 (15.79%) Fortinet
7 18 (15.79%) Splunk
7 18 (15.79%) WorldPay
8 17 (14.91%) Red Hat
9 16 (14.04%) Nokia
10 13 (11.40%) Intel
11 12 (10.53%) ServiceNow
12 7 (6.14%) Veeam
13 6 (5.26%) EMC