Period
to 24 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 24 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
England > East of England
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 109 63
Rank change year-on-year -13 -46 +51
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 85 217 531
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.96% 2.71% 4.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.65% 6.83% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 89 175 453
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £24,925 £27,700
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,828 3,179 4,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.20% 39.66% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,269 2,294 3,536
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,700 £26,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +0.17%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in the East of England

Data Centre
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Centre in the East of England.

Salary trend for Data Centre in the East of England

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Centre in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in the East of England

Data Centre
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Cambridgeshire +43 31 £50,000 +58.73% 7
Hertfordshire -19 28 £60,000 +14.29% 5
Bedfordshire +20 13 £50,000 +33.33%
Norfolk +4 5 £65,000 +44.44%
Essex -28 5 £45,000 +13.98% 4
Suffolk +6 3 £45,000 -28.00%
Data Centre
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 of England region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 31 (36.47%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (36.47%) Azure
2 27 (31.76%) Cisco
3 26 (30.59%) AWS
4 24 (28.24%) Firewall
5 19 (22.35%) Juniper
5 19 (22.35%) SLA
5 19 (22.35%) Degree
6 18 (21.18%) Windows
7 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
8 16 (18.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (17.65%) Linux
9 15 (17.65%) Project Management
10 14 (16.47%) VMware
10 14 (16.47%) WAN
10 14 (16.47%) CCIE
10 14 (16.47%) CCNA
10 14 (16.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (16.47%) Network Architecture
10 14 (16.47%) JNCIA
11 13 (15.29%) LAN
11 13 (15.29%) ITIL
12 12 (14.12%) HP
13 11 (12.94%) CCNP
13 11 (12.94%) SQL
13 11 (12.94%) Finance
13 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 10 (11.76%) Public Cloud
14 10 (11.76%) DNS

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.18%) nginx
3 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (36.47%) Azure
2 26 (30.59%) AWS
3 10 (11.76%) Office 365
4 8 (9.41%) IaaS
5 6 (7.06%) GCP
5 6 (7.06%) SaaS
6 4 (4.71%) OneDrive
7 3 (3.53%) Amazon EKS
7 3 (3.53%) AWS Fargate
7 3 (3.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (3.53%) PaaS
7 3 (3.53%) Power Platform
7 3 (3.53%) PowerApps
8 1 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.24%) Firewall
2 16 (18.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (16.47%) WAN
4 13 (15.29%) LAN
5 10 (11.76%) DNS
6 9 (10.59%) BGP
6 9 (10.59%) OSPF
7 8 (9.41%) DHCP
8 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
9 6 (7.06%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (7.06%) Structured Cabling
10 5 (5.88%) VoIP
10 5 (5.88%) VPN
10 5 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (4.71%) Wireshark
12 3 (3.53%) Network Security
12 3 (3.53%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (3.53%) SAN
12 3 (3.53%) Wireless
13 2 (2.35%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.35%) Big Data
3 2 (2.35%) BigQuery
3 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.18%) MSI
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Retail
3 6 (7.06%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Police
4 2 (2.35%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 11 (12.94%) Architect
3 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) Data Centre Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) IP Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Fibre Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (7.06%) IT Architect
5 6 (7.06%) Optical Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Technical Manager
5 6 (7.06%) Transmission Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Incident Manager
7 4 (4.71%) IT Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Major Incident Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.53%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) REST
1 5 (5.88%) SOAP
2 2 (2.35%) Apache NiFi
3 1 (1.18%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.18%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.18%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) Fibre Optics
3 3 (3.53%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.35%) Clustering
4 2 (2.35%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.35%) NHS
4 2 (2.35%) Replication
5 1 (1.18%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.18%) FMCG
5 1 (1.18%) Handset
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.18%) Windows
2 15 (17.65%) Linux
3 8 (9.41%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.18%) VMS
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) Project Management
2 14 (16.47%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (16.47%) Network Architecture
3 13 (15.29%) ITIL
4 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.59%) Incident Management
5 9 (10.59%) TOGAF
6 8 (9.41%) Presales
7 7 (8.24%) Change Control
7 7 (8.24%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (7.06%) Break/Fix
8 6 (7.06%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.06%) Migration
8 6 (7.06%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (5.88%) Data Privacy
9 5 (5.88%) Network Management
9 5 (5.88%) Project Delivery
9 5 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) SQL
2 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.35%) Python
4 1 (1.18%) C
4 1 (1.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (36.47%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (22.35%) Degree
3 14 (16.47%) CCIE
3 14 (16.47%) CCNA
3 14 (16.47%) JNCIA
4 11 (12.94%) CCNP
5 2 (2.35%) CCSA
5 2 (2.35%) CCSE
5 2 (2.35%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (2.35%) CISMP
5 2 (2.35%) JNCIE
5 2 (2.35%) JNCIP
5 2 (2.35%) JNCIS
5 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) CCENT
6 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) MBA
6 1 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) GDPR
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.18%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.71%) Terminal Services
4 3 (3.53%) Docker
4 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.53%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.35%) vSphere
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) SCCM
2 5 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.53%) Ansible
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.53%) Puppet
4 2 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.35%) SCOM
5 1 (1.18%) Kibana
5 1 (1.18%) logstash
5 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (31.76%) Cisco
2 19 (22.35%) Juniper
3 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
4 14 (16.47%) VMware
5 12 (14.12%) HP
6 10 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 10 (11.76%) Citrix
7 7 (8.24%) Brocade
8 6 (7.06%) Google
8 6 (7.06%) IBM
9 5 (5.88%) Meraki
9 5 (5.88%) NetApp
9 5 (5.88%) Palo Alto
10 4 (4.71%) Aruba
10 4 (4.71%) F5
11 3 (3.53%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (2.35%) Dell
12 2 (2.35%) Percona
12 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.35%) Symantec