Period
to 13 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 124 121
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 +34
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 226 282 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.26% 2.57% 2.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.52% 6.07% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 181 256 215
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £68,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% +18.26% -4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,375 £35,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £69,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.14% +25.91% -4.35%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,095 4,643 4,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.97% 42.30% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,508 4,192 3,718
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,525 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in the City of London

Data Centre
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in the City of London

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in the City of London

Data Centre
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the City of London region over the 6 months to 13 October 2019. 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
London Bridge -9 4 £57,000 -0.87%
Data Centre
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 71 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (29.65%) Finance
3 62 (27.43%) DevOps
4 56 (24.78%) AWS
5 54 (23.89%) Azure
6 51 (22.57%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (19.91%) Windows
7 45 (19.91%) Power BI
7 45 (19.91%) Power Platform
8 44 (19.47%) SQL
9 43 (19.03%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (18.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (18.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 41 (18.14%) Microsoft
12 40 (17.70%) WAN
12 40 (17.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 38 (16.81%) LAN
13 38 (16.81%) Cisco
14 37 (16.37%) ITIL
15 36 (15.93%) Linux
15 36 (15.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 35 (15.49%) Terraform
17 34 (15.04%) Banking
18 33 (14.60%) Firewall
18 33 (14.60%) Kubernetes
18 33 (14.60%) Windows Server
19 32 (14.16%) PowerShell
20 31 (13.72%) Docker
21 30 (13.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
22 29 (12.83%) Cisco Certification

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (3.98%) OpenStack
2 8 (3.54%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (1.77%) SAS
4 4 (1.77%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.33%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.88%) Apache
6 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.88%) IIS
6 2 (0.88%) Mule
7 1 (0.44%) Confluence
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.77%) SPSS
3 4 (1.77%) Stata
4 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.44%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 56 (24.78%) AWS
2 54 (23.89%) Azure
3 45 (19.91%) Power Platform
4 28 (12.39%) IaaS
4 28 (12.39%) PaaS
5 17 (7.52%) Office 365
6 13 (5.75%) GCP
7 8 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (3.10%) GitHub
9 4 (1.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.77%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (1.77%) AWS CloudTrail
9 4 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.77%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.88%) SaaS
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 40 (17.70%) WAN
2 38 (16.81%) LAN
3 33 (14.60%) Firewall
4 21 (9.29%) SAN
5 18 (7.96%) VPN
6 16 (7.08%) TCP/IP
7 14 (6.19%) MPLS
8 13 (5.75%) SSL
8 13 (5.75%) Wireless
9 12 (5.31%) DHCP
9 12 (5.31%) DNS
10 11 (4.87%) Network Security
10 11 (4.87%) VLAN
11 10 (4.42%) WLAN
12 9 (3.98%) BGP
12 9 (3.98%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (3.98%) NAS
13 8 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (3.10%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (3.10%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.91%) Power BI
2 43 (19.03%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (18.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (18.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (17.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (13.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 19 (8.41%) SQL Server
7 10 (4.42%) Azure SQL Database
8 9 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.98%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (3.54%) Big Data
9 8 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (3.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (2.21%) GIS
10 5 (2.21%) QlikView
11 4 (1.77%) Data Mart
12 2 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.44%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (8.85%) Jenkins
2 15 (6.64%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.54%) Maven
4 6 (2.65%) GitLab
5 4 (1.77%) JIRA
5 4 (1.77%) SonarQube
5 4 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.88%) Babel
6 2 (0.88%) git-flow
6 2 (0.88%) JUnit
6 2 (0.88%) Mockito
6 2 (0.88%) RSpec
6 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.44%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.44%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.44%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 67 (29.65%) Finance
2 34 (15.04%) Banking
3 9 (3.98%) Public Sector
3 9 (3.98%) Retail
4 7 (3.10%) Legal
5 6 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.77%) Law
7 3 (1.33%) Advertising
8 2 (0.88%) Games
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (13.27%) Architect
2 27 (11.95%) Developer
3 21 (9.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (7.96%) Analyst
5 17 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (7.08%) Network Engineer
7 15 (6.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 14 (6.19%) Project Manager
9 12 (5.31%) Infrastructure Manager
9 12 (5.31%) Technical Architect
10 11 (4.87%) Lead Developer
10 11 (4.87%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.42%) AWS DevOps
11 10 (4.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 10 (4.42%) AWS Engineer
11 10 (4.42%) Azure Architect
11 10 (4.42%) Senior Network Engineer
12 9 (3.98%) .NET Architect
12 9 (3.98%) Business Intelligence Lead
12 9 (3.98%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.96%) .NET
2 15 (6.64%) CSS
3 14 (6.19%) React
4 12 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (5.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (4.87%) .NET Framework
5 11 (4.87%) Entity Framework
5 11 (4.87%) jQuery
6 7 (3.10%) Kafka
6 7 (3.10%) Node.js
6 7 (3.10%) Web Services
7 6 (2.65%) LAMP
7 6 (2.65%) REST
8 5 (2.21%) JSON
9 4 (1.77%) CSS3
9 4 (1.77%) HTML
9 4 (1.77%) HTML5
9 4 (1.77%) Spring
9 4 (1.77%) Spring Boot
9 4 (1.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.75%) Public Cloud
2 11 (4.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (4.42%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.42%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.54%) Replication
5 7 (3.10%) Cloud Native
5 7 (3.10%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.10%) User Experience
6 6 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.77%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.88%) NHS
8 2 (0.88%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.44%) Clustering
9 1 (0.44%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.91%) Windows
2 36 (15.93%) Linux
3 33 (14.60%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.33%) Android
6 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.33%) Unix
7 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.44%) CentOS
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (27.43%) DevOps
3 51 (22.57%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (16.37%) ITIL
5 29 (12.83%) Dashboard Development
5 29 (12.83%) Data Architecture
5 29 (12.83%) Kimball Methodology
6 27 (11.95%) Microservices
6 27 (11.95%) Project Management
7 25 (11.06%) Fintech
7 25 (11.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 21 (9.29%) Migration
9 19 (8.41%) Infrastructure Automation
9 19 (8.41%) Project Delivery
10 17 (7.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (7.52%) Test Automation
11 15 (6.64%) Deployment Automation
11 15 (6.64%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (5.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (19.47%) SQL
2 36 (15.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 32 (14.16%) PowerShell
4 26 (11.50%) Python
5 17 (7.52%) JavaScript
6 12 (5.31%) C#
6 12 (5.31%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.87%) Java
8 8 (3.54%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.54%) Go
9 7 (3.10%) Ruby
10 6 (2.65%) Perl
10 6 (2.65%) R
11 4 (1.77%) Java 8
11 4 (1.77%) PHP
12 2 (0.88%) C++
12 2 (0.88%) ES6
12 2 (0.88%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.44%) C
13 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (12.83%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (11.50%) CCNP
3 15 (6.64%) CCNA
4 11 (4.87%) CCIE
5 10 (4.42%) CISSP
5 10 (4.42%) TOGAF Certification
6 9 (3.98%) Degree
7 6 (2.65%) PMP
8 5 (2.21%) CCDP
8 5 (2.21%) MCSE
8 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.33%) JNCIE
9 3 (1.33%) JNCIP
9 3 (1.33%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.88%) CCSA
10 2 (0.88%) CCSE
10 2 (0.88%) MCSA
10 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.54%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) COBIT
2 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 15022
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 20022
2 1 (0.44%) PMO
2 1 (0.44%) PSD2
2 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (13.72%) Docker
2 22 (9.73%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.87%) XenApp
4 8 (3.54%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.33%) KVM
7 3 (1.33%) LXC
7 3 (1.33%) vSphere
7 3 (1.33%) Xen
8 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (15.49%) Terraform
2 33 (14.60%) Kubernetes
3 22 (9.73%) SCCM
4 17 (7.52%) Ansible
5 10 (4.42%) Nagios
5 10 (4.42%) SCOM
6 9 (3.98%) EdgeSight
6 9 (3.98%) Packer
7 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.77%) Mesos
9 4 (1.77%) Sysdig
10 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.88%) Consul
11 2 (0.88%) Icinga
11 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.88%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.88%) Salt
11 2 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 41 (18.14%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.81%) Cisco
3 13 (5.75%) VMware
4 11 (4.87%) CheckPoint
4 11 (4.87%) Citrix
4 11 (4.87%) F5
5 10 (4.42%) Juniper
5 10 (4.42%) Palo Alto
6 7 (3.10%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.65%) Tableau
8 5 (2.21%) Arista
9 4 (1.77%) Meraki
9 4 (1.77%) Oracle
9 4 (1.77%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.33%) HP
10 3 (1.33%) Intel
10 3 (1.33%) SAP
10 3 (1.33%) Zscaler
11 2 (0.88%) Dell
11 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com