Period
to 31 July 2021

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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 105 46 92
Rank change year-on-year -59 +46 -4
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 26 42 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.48% 4.57% 2.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 9.05% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 47
10th Percentile £30,583 £45,000 "
25th Percentile £31,375 £47,500 £24,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,750 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% +25.00% -13.98%
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 "
East of England median annual salary £54,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 788 464 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.75% 50.49% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 349 335 614
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £29,750
25th Percentile £35,600 £36,106 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £80,250 £69,500 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Cambridgeshire

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Centre in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Data Centre in Cambridgeshire

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Centre in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

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 31 July 2021. 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 -50 11 £31,990 -36.02% 8
Peterborough -16 6 £60,000 -
Huntingdon - 2 £57,500 -
Data Centre
East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 13 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) Azure
2 10 (38.46%) Social Skills
3 9 (34.62%) WAN
4 8 (30.77%) LAN
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 8 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco
5 7 (26.92%) SD-WAN
5 7 (26.92%) Private Cloud
6 6 (23.08%) Public Cloud
6 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
6 6 (23.08%) Architecture Roadmap
6 6 (23.08%) Project Delivery
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) MPLS
6 6 (23.08%) Wireless
6 6 (23.08%) VMware
6 6 (23.08%) Network Architecture
6 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (19.23%) Facilities Management
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (19.23%) HP
7 5 (19.23%) HNC
7 5 (19.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (15.38%) Windows

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 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Azure
2 2 (7.69%) AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (3.85%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) WAN
3 8 (30.77%) LAN
3 8 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (26.92%) SD-WAN
5 6 (23.08%) MPLS
5 6 (23.08%) Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) IPv4
6 2 (7.69%) IPv6
7 1 (3.85%) BGP
7 1 (3.85%) Broadband
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
7 1 (3.85%) InfiniBand
7 1 (3.85%) IPsec
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
7 1 (3.85%) OSPF
7 1 (3.85%) SAN
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MariaDB
1 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (38.46%) Social Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Law
4 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Network Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Network Technical Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Mechanical Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Electrical Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Scripter
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
1 2 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Private Cloud
2 6 (23.08%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.85%) Life Science
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) CentOS
4 2 (7.69%) Fedora
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Architecture Roadmap
1 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
1 6 (23.08%) Network Architecture
1 6 (23.08%) Project Delivery
2 5 (19.23%) Facilities Management
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Logistics
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (3.85%) Commercial Awareness
6 1 (3.85%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (3.85%) Power Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) HNC
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Docker
4 1 (3.85%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
1 2 (7.69%) Icinga
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) CASB
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Veeam
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Facebook
6 1 (3.85%) Instagram
6 1 (3.85%) Meraki
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) Sophos