Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 78 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 -53 +30
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 71 67 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.64% 2.73% 8.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.28% 6.43% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 51 80
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £31,065
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +12.36%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,131 1,042 1,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 41.98% 42.43% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 719 659 626
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,000 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% +7.14%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Edinburgh

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Edinburgh

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 50 (70.42%) Cisco
2 38 (53.52%) Firewall
3 35 (49.30%) Wireless
4 31 (43.66%) Presales
5 25 (35.21%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (33.80%) CCNP
7 23 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (30.99%) VMware
9 21 (29.58%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
11 15 (21.13%) Windows
11 15 (21.13%) Network Security
12 14 (19.72%) CCNA
13 13 (18.31%) JNCIP
13 13 (18.31%) F5
14 12 (16.90%) Cisco Wireless
14 12 (16.90%) Windows Server
14 12 (16.90%) VMware NSX
14 12 (16.90%) Linux
14 12 (16.90%) Project Management
14 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
14 12 (16.90%) Juniper
15 11 (15.49%) DNS
16 10 (14.08%) Programme Delivery
16 10 (14.08%) Hybrid Cloud
16 10 (14.08%) SaaS
16 10 (14.08%) SQL
16 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (14.08%) Finance
17 9 (12.68%) WAN

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (7.04%) nginx
3 2 (2.82%) JBoss
3 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.82%) WildFly
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (29.58%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (14.08%) SaaS
4 9 (12.68%) IaaS
5 5 (7.04%) Office 365
5 5 (7.04%) PaaS
6 4 (5.63%) Akamai
7 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.82%) Route 53
8 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 38 (53.52%) Firewall
2 35 (49.30%) Wireless
3 15 (21.13%) Network Security
4 12 (16.90%) Cisco Wireless
5 11 (15.49%) DNS
6 9 (12.68%) VPN
6 9 (12.68%) WAN
7 7 (9.86%) LAN
8 5 (7.04%) HTTP
8 5 (7.04%) Wireshark
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (5.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (5.63%) Kerberos
9 4 (5.63%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (5.63%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
9 4 (5.63%) Telepresence
9 4 (5.63%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.82%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) OpenTSDB
3 1 (1.41%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Fiddler
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Law
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Architect
2 17 (23.94%) Cisco Architect
3 16 (22.54%) Network Engineer
4 14 (19.72%) Cisco Engineer
5 13 (18.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (18.31%) Project Engineer
6 12 (16.90%) Cloud Architect
7 11 (15.49%) Azure Architect
8 10 (14.08%) AWS Architect
9 7 (9.86%) Cisco Network Architect
9 7 (9.86%) Cisco Solutions Architect
9 7 (9.86%) Network Architect
9 7 (9.86%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (8.45%) Consultant
10 6 (8.45%) IT Manager
10 6 (8.45%) IT Support
10 6 (8.45%) Network Manager
10 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
11 5 (7.04%) IT Technician
11 5 (7.04%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) OAuth
1 4 (5.63%) OAuth2
1 4 (5.63%) SAML
2 3 (4.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (1.41%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.41%) Kafka
3 1 (1.41%) LAMP
3 1 (1.41%) LDAP
3 1 (1.41%) PostGIS
3 1 (1.41%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (1.41%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Cloud
2 4 (5.63%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.41%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.41%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.41%) Replication
4 1 (1.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) Linux
2 12 (16.90%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.63%) Mac OS
4 4 (5.63%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.41%) Debian
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Presales
2 12 (16.90%) Project Management
3 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.08%) Programme Delivery
4 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.04%) Coaching
5 5 (7.04%) Data Privacy
5 5 (7.04%) IT Strategy
5 5 (7.04%) People Management
5 5 (7.04%) Project Planning
5 5 (7.04%) Service Management
5 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.63%) Creative Thinking
6 4 (5.63%) DevOps
6 4 (5.63%) ITIL
6 4 (5.63%) Line Management
6 4 (5.63%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (5.63%) Threat Detection
7 3 (4.23%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.23%) Python
3 2 (2.82%) C#
3 2 (2.82%) Java
3 2 (2.82%) Perl
3 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.41%) C
4 1 (1.41%) C++
4 1 (1.41%) PHP
4 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (33.80%) CCNP
3 14 (19.72%) CCNA
4 13 (18.31%) JNCIP
5 9 (12.68%) Degree
6 7 (9.86%) CCDP
7 4 (5.63%) CCIE
7 4 (5.63%) CCIE Security
7 4 (5.63%) CCSA
7 4 (5.63%) CCSE
7 4 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.82%) AWS Certification
8 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.41%) VCAP
9 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.41%) GDPR
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
1 12 (16.90%) VMware NSX
2 9 (12.68%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.82%) Docker
5 1 (1.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.41%) HDFS
5 1 (1.41%) Postfix
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Kibana
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
1 5 (7.04%) SCOM
2 4 (5.63%) FortiGate
3 3 (4.23%) Ansible
4 2 (2.82%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.82%) Puppet
4 2 (2.82%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.82%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.41%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.41%) logstash
5 1 (1.41%) Mesos
5 1 (1.41%) Nessus
5 1 (1.41%) Nmap
5 1 (1.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 50 (70.42%) Cisco
2 22 (30.99%) VMware
3 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
4 13 (18.31%) F5
5 12 (16.90%) Juniper
6 6 (8.45%) Veeam
7 4 (5.63%) Blue Coat
7 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.63%) Meraki
7 4 (5.63%) Zscaler
8 3 (4.23%) Brocade
9 2 (2.82%) Google
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.41%) EMC
10 1 (1.41%) NetApp
10 1 (1.41%) Zerto