Period
to 24 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 120 61
Rank change year-on-year +12 -59 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 136 121 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.61% 2.18% 4.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.65% 5.09% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 119 86 181
East Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £39,000 £42,506
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.25% -14.99%
10th Percentile £24,500 £30,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,045 2,376 2,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 39.27% 42.73% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,710 1,889 2,021
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in the East Midlands

Data Centre
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in the East Midlands

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in the East Midlands

Data Centre
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Nottinghamshire -4 59 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Northamptonshire -12 28 £42,000 -20.00% 5
Derbyshire -6 23 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Lincolnshire - 14 £37,500 - 2
Leicestershire +11 10 £45,000 -7.22% 1
Data Centre
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 60 (44.12%) Windows
2 45 (33.09%) Microsoft
3 42 (30.88%) VMware
4 39 (28.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 38 (27.94%) Active Directory
6 35 (25.74%) ITIL
6 35 (25.74%) Firewall
6 35 (25.74%) Windows Server
7 34 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (25.00%) WAN
8 33 (24.26%) LAN
9 32 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 31 (22.79%) Office 365
11 30 (22.06%) Hyper-V
12 27 (19.85%) CCNP
13 25 (18.38%) Cisco
14 24 (17.65%) DNS
14 24 (17.65%) Linux
14 24 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
15 23 (16.91%) CCNA
15 23 (16.91%) HP
16 21 (15.44%) PowerShell
17 20 (14.71%) Citrix
17 20 (14.71%) SAN
18 19 (13.97%) SQL Server
18 19 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (13.97%) Veeam
19 18 (13.24%) Presales
19 18 (13.24%) MS Exchange
19 18 (13.24%) SLA

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 18 (13.24%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.94%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.21%) CloudStack
5 3 (2.21%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.74%) Apache
6 1 (0.74%) JBoss
6 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (10.29%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.74%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.74%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 32 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (22.79%) Office 365
3 11 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (6.62%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (5.88%) IaaS
6 3 (2.21%) PaaS
7 2 (1.47%) SaaS
8 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.74%) Firewall
2 34 (25.00%) WAN
3 33 (24.26%) LAN
4 24 (17.65%) DNS
5 20 (14.71%) SAN
6 18 (13.24%) DHCP
7 14 (10.29%) MPLS
7 14 (10.29%) VPN
8 12 (8.82%) Wireless
9 11 (8.09%) Network Security
10 10 (7.35%) OSPF
10 10 (7.35%) WLAN
11 8 (5.88%) Unified Communications
12 5 (3.68%) BGP
12 5 (3.68%) Internet
12 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
13 3 (2.21%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (2.21%) Skype
14 2 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (1.47%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (4.41%) Hadoop
2 6 (4.41%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.68%) MySQL
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.74%) DB2
6 1 (0.74%) Power BI
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.74%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.74%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.74%) MSI
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (11.76%) Retail
2 12 (8.82%) Finance
3 10 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.15%) Back Office
5 5 (3.68%) Billing
6 4 (2.94%) Banking
7 2 (1.47%) Military
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (11.03%) Network Engineer
2 13 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (9.56%) IT Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) Analyst
3 12 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 11 (8.09%) Architect
4 11 (8.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (8.09%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (7.35%) Senior IT Engineer
5 10 (7.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 9 (6.62%) Network Support
6 9 (6.62%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (5.88%) Information Architect
7 8 (5.88%) Information Security Architect
7 8 (5.88%) Security Architect
7 8 (5.88%) Security Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Server Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.15%) .NET
2 6 (4.41%) AngularJS
2 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET
2 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (4.41%) Kafka
3 4 (2.94%) Middleware
4 2 (1.47%) LDAP
5 1 (0.74%) REST
5 1 (0.74%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) Cyberthreat
1 10 (7.35%) NHS
2 8 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (5.15%) Replication
4 6 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (3.68%) Digital Signage
5 5 (3.68%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.68%) PKI
5 5 (3.68%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.21%) Fintech
7 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.47%) Cyberattack
7 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.47%) iPhone
7 2 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.47%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (44.12%) Windows
2 35 (25.74%) Windows Server
3 24 (17.65%) Linux
3 24 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.41%) Unix
6 4 (2.94%) CentOS
6 4 (2.94%) Debian
7 3 (2.21%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.74%) AIX
9 1 (0.74%) HPUX
9 1 (0.74%) Solaris
9 1 (0.74%) SUSE
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.74%) ITIL
2 18 (13.24%) Presales
3 16 (11.76%) DevOps
3 16 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 13 (9.56%) Information Security
4 13 (9.56%) Release Management
5 12 (8.82%) Network Management
5 12 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (8.09%) PRINCE2
7 10 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.35%) Load Balancing
7 10 (7.35%) Service Delivery
7 10 (7.35%) SIEM
8 8 (5.88%) Hardware Maintenance
8 8 (5.88%) ITIL V3
8 8 (5.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 8 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (5.88%) Software Optimisation
8 8 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (5.15%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.44%) PowerShell
2 12 (8.82%) SQL
3 8 (5.88%) Python
4 6 (4.41%) C#
5 3 (2.21%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.21%) Go
5 3 (2.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.21%) Ruby
6 1 (0.74%) C
6 1 (0.74%) Perl
6 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (19.85%) CCNP
3 23 (16.91%) CCNA
4 10 (7.35%) Degree
5 8 (5.88%) CCDP
6 7 (5.15%) MCSE
6 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (4.41%) MCSA
8 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.94%) DBS Check
9 4 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (2.21%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.47%) CISSP
11 2 (1.47%) GIAC
11 2 (1.47%) SANS
12 1 (0.74%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.24%) SLA
2 6 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.21%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (2.21%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.47%) COBIT
4 2 (1.47%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.74%) GDPR
5 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (28.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (27.94%) Active Directory
3 30 (22.06%) Hyper-V
4 13 (9.56%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (8.09%) vSphere
6 8 (5.88%) Firmware
7 6 (4.41%) Docker
7 6 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.21%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.74%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.15%) SCCM
1 7 (5.15%) WSUS
2 6 (4.41%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.41%) Terraform
3 5 (3.68%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.94%) Puppet
4 4 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.21%) Ansible
5 3 (2.21%) Cobbler
5 3 (2.21%) Icinga
5 3 (2.21%) Nagios
5 3 (2.21%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.74%) SCOM
6 1 (0.74%) SELinux
Vendors
1 45 (33.09%) Microsoft
2 42 (30.88%) VMware
3 25 (18.38%) Cisco
4 23 (16.91%) HP
5 20 (14.71%) Citrix
6 19 (13.97%) Veeam
7 18 (13.24%) CheckPoint
8 14 (10.29%) Dell
9 13 (9.56%) Juniper
10 9 (6.62%) Fortinet
11 8 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
11 8 (5.88%) Forcepoint
11 8 (5.88%) Tufin
12 7 (5.15%) Red Hat
13 5 (3.68%) Huawei
13 5 (3.68%) Veritas
14 4 (2.94%) Avaya
14 4 (2.94%) Cognizant
14 4 (2.94%) Oracle
14 4 (2.94%) SAP