Data Centre Jobs in the East of England

Data Center
England > East of England

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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 89 108 105
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 120 150 181
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.62% 2.73% 2.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.77% 5.85% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 79 83 118
10th Percentile £30,059 £31,250 -
25th Percentile £36,250 £43,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% -23.42%
75th Percentile £63,284 £66,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £79,750 £72,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +2.68% -6.67%

All Generic Skills
East of England

Data Centre is in the General and Transferable 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,772 2,565 3,021
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 38.76% 46.60% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,298 989 974
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £35,960
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,188
90th Percentile £83,750 £88,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

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 26 February 2024.

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 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire +52 49 £37,500 -40.00% 3
Hertfordshire +7 36 £53,750 +7.50% 17
Essex +13 24 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Suffolk 0 5 £85,000 +6.25%
Bedfordshire +29 4 £65,000 +75.68% 2
Norfolk -23 2 £65,000 -
Data Centre
England

Data Centre
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.00%) Confluence
3 5 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.67%) Azure
2 21 (17.50%) Microsoft 365
3 9 (7.50%) AWS
3 9 (7.50%) Entra ID
4 7 (5.83%) GCP
5 5 (4.17%) Nutanix
6 4 (3.33%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.50%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (2.50%) Apigee
7 3 (2.50%) Azure API Management
7 3 (2.50%) Azure Service Fabric
7 3 (2.50%) Route 53
7 3 (2.50%) Rubrik
7 3 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.67%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.83%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.33%) Firewall
2 21 (17.50%) SAN
3 12 (10.00%) BGP
4 10 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
4 10 (8.33%) Wireless
5 9 (7.50%) OSPF
6 7 (5.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (5.83%) Extranet
6 7 (5.83%) LAN
6 7 (5.83%) MPLS
6 7 (5.83%) VXLAN
6 7 (5.83%) WAN
7 6 (5.00%) Ethernet
7 6 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (4.17%) Ethernet VPN
8 5 (4.17%) FabricPath
9 4 (3.33%) EIGRP
9 4 (3.33%) Multicast
9 4 (3.33%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.50%) Data Lake
1 3 (2.50%) MySQL
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.67%) Power BI
3 1 (0.83%) Big Data
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) ScriptRunner
General
1 64 (53.33%) Social Skills
2 18 (15.00%) Banking
3 15 (12.50%) Legal
4 13 (10.83%) Finance
4 13 (10.83%) Retail
5 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.83%) Law
7 4 (3.33%) French Language
7 4 (3.33%) German Language
7 4 (3.33%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (3.33%) Public Sector
8 3 (2.50%) Aerospace
8 3 (2.50%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (1.67%) Automotive
9 2 (1.67%) Electronics
9 2 (1.67%) Fire and Rescue
9 2 (1.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.83%) Marketing
10 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (18.33%) Administrator
2 21 (17.50%) IT Administrator
2 21 (17.50%) Server Administrator
3 20 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (13.33%) Senior
5 15 (12.50%) Architect
6 11 (9.17%) Analyst
7 8 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
8 7 (5.83%) DBA
8 7 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) SQL DBA
8 7 (5.83%) Support Technician
8 7 (5.83%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.00%) Data Architect
9 6 (5.00%) Senior Storage Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Storage Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) Cisco Architect
10 5 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) ARM Templates
1 3 (2.50%) JSON
2 2 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (0.83%) PyTorch
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.83%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 6 (5.00%) CCTV
3 6 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.33%) Team-Oriented Environment
6 3 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.67%) CMDB
7 2 (1.67%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.67%) RISC-V
7 2 (1.67%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.83%) IoT
8 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.83%) Windows
2 30 (25.00%) Linux
2 30 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.33%) ITIL
2 24 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 23 (19.17%) Performance Monitoring
4 21 (17.50%) Benchmarking
4 21 (17.50%) Infrastructure Maintenance
4 21 (17.50%) Server Management
4 21 (17.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 20 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 19 (15.83%) Presales
7 12 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 11 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (9.17%) Project Management
9 10 (8.33%) Change Management
10 9 (7.50%) Agile
10 9 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (6.67%) DevOps
11 8 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.67%) Project Delivery
12 7 (5.83%) Decision-Making
12 7 (5.83%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.50%) PowerShell
2 15 (12.50%) SQL
3 7 (5.83%) PL/SQL
4 6 (5.00%) Python
5 5 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 31 (25.83%) SC Cleared
3 19 (15.83%) Degree
4 12 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (7.50%) CCNA
6 7 (5.83%) CCNP
7 5 (4.17%) CCIE
7 5 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.67%) CCDA
9 2 (1.67%) CCDP
9 2 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.67%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.67%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.67%) MCSE
9 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.67%) PMP
10 1 (0.83%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) GDPR
2 4 (3.33%) SLA
3 2 (1.67%) ISO 26262
3 2 (1.67%) NCSC
3 2 (1.67%) PMO
4 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 36 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (19.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.83%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.33%) Docker
5 3 (2.50%) vSphere
6 2 (1.67%) Firmware
6 2 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) Ansible
1 7 (5.83%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (5.00%) Terraform
3 5 (4.17%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.67%) Functional Safety
4 2 (1.67%) Puppet
4 2 (1.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 51 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 45 (37.50%) VMware
3 24 (20.00%) Citrix
4 21 (17.50%) Cisco
4 21 (17.50%) NetApp
5 15 (12.50%) Veeam
6 13 (10.83%) HP
7 11 (9.17%) Juniper
8 7 (5.83%) Oracle
9 5 (4.17%) Palo Alto
9 5 (4.17%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.33%) Computacenter
10 4 (3.33%) Databricks
11 3 (2.50%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.50%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.67%) BMC
12 2 (1.67%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.67%) Huawei
13 1 (0.83%) Google
13 1 (0.83%) Remedy