Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 86 92
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 +27
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 63 41 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.75% 2.19% 2.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.23% 5.59% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 57
Glasgow median annual salary £48,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.50% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,855 £36,350
90th Percentile £67,125 £70,000 £67,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% -6.67% +31.25%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 871 733 1,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 38.03% 39.18% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 564 460 661
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,450 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Glasgow

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Glasgow

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 37 (58.73%) Firewall
2 23 (36.51%) Cisco
3 21 (33.33%) ITIL
4 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
4 20 (31.75%) VPN
4 20 (31.75%) Change Management
4 20 (31.75%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (31.75%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (26.98%) Public Cloud
6 16 (25.40%) Ansible
7 15 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (23.81%) Management Information System
7 15 (23.81%) Windows
7 15 (23.81%) HTTP
7 15 (23.81%) SSL
8 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 14 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 14 (22.22%) Python
8 14 (22.22%) IPsec
8 14 (22.22%) Security Architecture
8 14 (22.22%) High Availability
9 13 (20.63%) Puppet
9 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
9 13 (20.63%) Technical Analysis
9 13 (20.63%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (20.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 13 (20.63%) Security Monitoring
9 13 (20.63%) VMware
9 13 (20.63%) Clustering

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (9.52%) Apache
1 6 (9.52%) iPlanet
1 6 (9.52%) JBoss
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 6 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.75%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.94%) Office 365
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.59%) PaaS
5 1 (1.59%) SaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 37 (58.73%) Firewall
2 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
2 20 (31.75%) VPN
3 15 (23.81%) HTTP
3 15 (23.81%) SSL
4 14 (22.22%) IPsec
5 13 (20.63%) DNS
5 13 (20.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (20.63%) SMTP
6 11 (17.46%) MPLS
7 7 (11.11%) BGP
8 5 (7.94%) LAN
8 5 (7.94%) Wireless
9 4 (6.35%) Ethernet
10 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (4.76%) WAN
10 3 (4.76%) WLAN
11 2 (3.17%) HSRP
11 2 (3.17%) NetScaler
11 2 (3.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Big Data
2 5 (7.94%) MySQL
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.59%) OpenTSDB
4 1 (1.59%) Parquet
4 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Administrator
1 13 (20.63%) Network Engineer
1 13 (20.63%) Security Administrator
2 9 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) IP Design Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) IP Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Core Network Design Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Core Network Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) DBA
3 7 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 6 (9.52%) Build Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Migration Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) J2EE
2 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.17%) Java EE
2 2 (3.17%) JSON
2 2 (3.17%) REST
2 2 (3.17%) RESTful
2 2 (3.17%) SOAP
2 2 (3.17%) Spring
2 2 (3.17%) Web Services
2 2 (3.17%) XML
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.59%) Kafka
3 1 (1.59%) PostGIS
3 1 (1.59%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (1.59%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Public Cloud
2 15 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 13 (20.63%) Clustering
4 7 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (11.11%) Replication
5 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.59%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) AIX
3 7 (11.11%) Solaris
3 7 (11.11%) Unix
4 6 (9.52%) HPUX
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) ITIL
2 20 (31.75%) Capacity Planning
2 20 (31.75%) Change Management
3 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 14 (22.22%) High Availability
3 14 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 13 (20.63%) Information Management
4 13 (20.63%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (20.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 13 (20.63%) Password Management
4 13 (20.63%) Security Monitoring
4 13 (20.63%) Technical Analysis
5 11 (17.46%) Migration
6 9 (14.29%) ITSM
6 9 (14.29%) Network Design
6 9 (14.29%) Service Management
7 8 (12.70%) Collaborative Working
7 8 (12.70%) DevOps
7 8 (12.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) Python
2 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
2 13 (20.63%) Perl
3 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 9 (14.29%) SQL
4 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.94%) Java
6 1 (1.59%) C#
6 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.63%) CCNP
3 9 (14.29%) CCIE
3 9 (14.29%) CCIP
3 9 (14.29%) JNCIP
4 7 (11.11%) CCNA
5 5 (7.94%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.59%) Degree
6 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
1 10 (15.87%) Hyper-V
1 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.52%) KVM
2 6 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (3.17%) XenApp
4 1 (1.59%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (25.40%) Ansible
2 15 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (20.63%) Puppet
4 3 (4.76%) SCCM
4 3 (4.76%) SCOM
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.17%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.17%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 1 (1.59%) Kibana
6 1 (1.59%) logstash
6 1 (1.59%) Mesos
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) Cisco
2 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.63%) VMware
4 12 (19.05%) Juniper
5 11 (17.46%) Oracle
6 9 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 6 (9.52%) Cognizant
7 6 (9.52%) PlateSpin
7 6 (9.52%) Sun
7 6 (9.52%) Veritas
8 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
8 5 (7.94%) IDERA
8 5 (7.94%) RedGate
9 4 (6.35%) F5
10 3 (4.76%) Citrix
11 2 (3.17%) Brocade
11 2 (3.17%) Dell
11 2 (3.17%) McAfee
11 2 (3.17%) NetApp
11 2 (3.17%) Riverbed