Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
England > East Midlands
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 99 120
Rank change year-on-year +28 +21 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 116 115 123
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.45% 2.77% 2.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.77% 6.67% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 88 87 125
Median annual salary £45,000 £54,860 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.97% +29.08% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £27,050
90th Percentile £69,750 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.77%

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 1,323 1,724 1,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 39.39% 41.58% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,094 1,158 1,575
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Data Centre as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Centre in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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
Northamptonshire +28 56 £44,000 +3.53% 3
Nottinghamshire -18 35 £52,500 -12.50% 5
Derbyshire +17 16 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Lincolnshire +1 6 £31,000 +19.23%
Leicestershire +35 2 £55,354 +20.41%
Data Centre
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 70 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 60 (51.72%) Windows
3 51 (43.97%) SAN
4 47 (40.52%) NetApp
5 45 (38.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 42 (36.21%) Active Directory
7 41 (35.34%) Azure
8 40 (34.48%) AWS
9 39 (33.62%) Linux
10 33 (28.45%) VMware
10 33 (28.45%) Hyper-V
11 31 (26.72%) PowerShell
11 31 (26.72%) Retail
12 30 (25.86%) Citrix
13 29 (25.00%) SCCM
14 28 (24.14%) Multichannel Retail
14 28 (24.14%) Project Delivery
15 27 (23.28%) Google
16 25 (21.55%) Cisco
17 24 (20.69%) HP
17 24 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
18 23 (19.83%) Windows Server
18 23 (19.83%) SCOM
18 23 (19.83%) Change Control
18 23 (19.83%) Disaster Recovery
18 23 (19.83%) Windows Server 2016
19 22 (18.97%) XenApp
19 22 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
21 20 (17.24%) Service Delivery

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 15 (12.93%) SharePoint
2 13 (11.21%) Skype for Business
3 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 41 (35.34%) Azure
2 40 (34.48%) AWS
3 17 (14.66%) SaaS
4 8 (6.90%) Office 365
5 7 (6.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.86%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 51 (43.97%) SAN
2 19 (16.38%) NAS
3 12 (10.34%) Firewall
4 11 (9.48%) iSCSI
5 9 (7.76%) WAN
6 8 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (6.03%) BGP
7 7 (6.03%) NetScaler
7 7 (6.03%) OSPF
7 7 (6.03%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (6.03%) VSAN
7 7 (6.03%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (5.17%) DNS
8 6 (5.17%) Structured Cabling
8 6 (5.17%) VLAN
8 6 (5.17%) VPN
9 5 (4.31%) Wireless
10 4 (3.45%) IPsec
10 4 (3.45%) SMTP
10 4 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.31%) UniData
3 1 (0.86%) Power BI
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) JIRA
1 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (26.72%) Retail
2 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.03%) Law
4 6 (5.17%) Banking
5 4 (3.45%) Finance
6 3 (2.59%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 30 (25.86%) Analyst
2 28 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (14.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 13 (11.21%) Server Analyst
5 12 (10.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (10.34%) Storage Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) Server Support
6 11 (9.48%) Server Support Analyst
6 11 (9.48%) Support Analyst
7 10 (8.62%) Network Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) Data Manager
11 6 (5.17%) Computer Operator
11 6 (5.17%) Data Centre Engineer
11 6 (5.17%) Fibre Engineer
11 6 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (5.17%) Project Manager
11 6 (5.17%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.21%) Web Services
2 1 (0.86%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Public Cloud
2 11 (9.48%) Fat Client
2 11 (9.48%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.48%) Thin Client
3 6 (5.17%) Fibre Optics
4 5 (4.31%) AS400
4 5 (4.31%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (4.31%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.72%) CCTV
6 2 (1.72%) HP Superdome
6 2 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.72%) User Experience
7 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 60 (51.72%) Windows
2 39 (33.62%) Linux
3 23 (19.83%) Windows Server
3 23 (19.83%) Windows Server 2016
4 19 (16.38%) Windows 10
5 17 (14.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (14.66%) Ubuntu
5 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (9.48%) Windows 7
8 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (6.03%) Unix
10 5 (4.31%) AIX
10 5 (4.31%) HPUX
11 4 (3.45%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.86%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (24.14%) Multichannel Retail
2 28 (24.14%) Project Delivery
3 23 (19.83%) Change Control
3 23 (19.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (17.24%) Service Delivery
6 17 (14.66%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
7 15 (12.93%) Incident Management
8 11 (9.48%) BCP
8 11 (9.48%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (6.90%) Migration
10 7 (6.03%) ITIL
10 7 (6.03%) Kanban
10 7 (6.03%) Load Balancing
10 7 (6.03%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (5.17%) Break/Fix
11 6 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.72%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.76%) SQL
3 5 (4.31%) JCL
3 5 (4.31%) Perl
4 1 (0.86%) C
4 1 (0.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) CCNP
1 6 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.45%) CCNA
2 4 (3.45%) MCSA
2 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.72%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (36.21%) Active Directory
2 33 (28.45%) Hyper-V
3 24 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (18.97%) XenApp
5 8 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (6.03%) ProxySG
7 5 (4.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (2.59%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.86%) pfSense
9 1 (0.86%) vCloud
9 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (25.00%) SCCM
2 23 (19.83%) SCOM
3 17 (14.66%) WSUS
4 12 (10.34%) SCVMM
5 11 (9.48%) NetBackup
6 9 (7.76%) ZABBIX
7 5 (4.31%) Tivoli
8 4 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.86%) Cisco CME
10 1 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 70 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 47 (40.52%) NetApp
3 33 (28.45%) VMware
4 30 (25.86%) Citrix
5 27 (23.28%) Google
6 25 (21.55%) Cisco
7 24 (20.69%) HP
8 17 (14.66%) Red Hat
9 14 (12.07%) EMC
10 11 (9.48%) arcserve
11 8 (6.90%) CheckPoint
12 7 (6.03%) Aruba
12 7 (6.03%) Blue Coat
12 7 (6.03%) F5
12 7 (6.03%) Tufin
12 7 (6.03%) Zerto
13 6 (5.17%) Brocade
13 6 (5.17%) CommVault
13 6 (5.17%) ServiceNow
13 6 (5.17%) Veeam