Period
to 20 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 105 85
Rank change year-on-year -11 -20 +45
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 47 35 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.92% 1.59% 3.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.81% 4.02% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 56
Glasgow median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £35,250 £35,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £70,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.51% -2.50% +11.11%

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 978 871 1,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 39.97% 39.52% 45.98%
Number of salaries quoted 687 534 514
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,650 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £60,875
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.00% +7.78%

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Glasgow

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

1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) Unix
2 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 19 (40.43%) Firewall
3 18 (38.30%) TCP/IP
4 17 (36.17%) High Availability
5 16 (34.04%) Load Balancing
6 15 (31.91%) Clustering
7 14 (29.79%) Service Management
7 14 (29.79%) VMware
7 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
8 13 (27.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (27.66%) AIX
8 13 (27.66%) ITIL
8 13 (27.66%) Solaris
9 12 (25.53%) HPUX
9 12 (25.53%) WebLogic
9 12 (25.53%) JBoss
9 12 (25.53%) Apache
9 12 (25.53%) Tomcat
9 12 (25.53%) J2EE
9 12 (25.53%) Sun
9 12 (25.53%) Cognizant
9 12 (25.53%) Veritas
9 12 (25.53%) Migration
9 12 (25.53%) ITSM
9 12 (25.53%) iPlanet
9 12 (25.53%) Programme Management
9 12 (25.53%) TOGAF

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 12 (25.53%) Apache
1 12 (25.53%) iPlanet
1 12 (25.53%) JBoss
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle Application Server
1 12 (25.53%) Tomcat
1 12 (25.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (10.64%) IaaS
4 5 (10.64%) SaaS
5 4 (8.51%) PaaS
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.13%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) Firewall
2 18 (38.30%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.02%) HTTP
4 7 (14.89%) DNS
4 7 (14.89%) SAN
5 6 (12.77%) VPN
6 5 (10.64%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (10.64%) IPsec
6 5 (10.64%) LAN
6 5 (10.64%) Network Security
6 5 (10.64%) SMTP
6 5 (10.64%) SSL
7 4 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (8.51%) WAN
8 3 (6.38%) Internet
9 2 (4.26%) MPLS
10 1 (2.13%) BGP
10 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) Big Data
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) OpenTSDB
5 1 (2.13%) Parquet
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.26%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Build Engineer
1 12 (25.53%) Migration Engineer
1 12 (25.53%) Unix Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Architect
3 6 (12.77%) Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Security Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (6.38%) DBA
5 3 (6.38%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Security Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) J2EE
2 3 (6.38%) CSS
2 3 (6.38%) HTML
2 3 (6.38%) JSON
3 2 (4.26%) .NET
3 2 (4.26%) Java EE
3 2 (4.26%) RESTful
3 2 (4.26%) SOAP
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) XML
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (2.13%) CSS3
4 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.13%) HTML5
4 1 (2.13%) jQuery
4 1 (2.13%) Kafka
4 1 (2.13%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.13%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (2.13%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Clustering
2 12 (25.53%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.64%) Public Cloud
5 4 (8.51%) Replication
6 3 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (6.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Blog
7 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.13%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) Unix
3 13 (27.66%) AIX
3 13 (27.66%) Solaris
4 12 (25.53%) HPUX
5 11 (23.40%) Windows
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) High Availability
2 16 (34.04%) Load Balancing
3 14 (29.79%) Service Management
4 13 (27.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (27.66%) ITIL
5 12 (25.53%) Collaborative Working
5 12 (25.53%) Converged Infrastructure
5 12 (25.53%) ITSM
5 12 (25.53%) Migration
5 12 (25.53%) Programme Management
5 12 (25.53%) Runbook
5 12 (25.53%) Tech Ops
5 12 (25.53%) TOGAF
6 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.15%) Change Management
6 9 (19.15%) DevOps
6 9 (19.15%) Security Architecture
7 6 (12.77%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) Python
3 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.64%) Perl
3 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.38%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) Java
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.51%) CCNA
2 4 (8.51%) CCNP
3 3 (6.38%) CCIE
4 1 (2.13%) CCIP
4 1 (2.13%) JNCIE
4 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
3 12 (25.53%) KVM
3 12 (25.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) Ansible
2 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (19.15%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) Kibana
3 1 (2.13%) logstash
3 1 (2.13%) Mesos
3 1 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 14 (29.79%) VMware
3 12 (25.53%) Cognizant
3 12 (25.53%) PlateSpin
3 12 (25.53%) Sun
3 12 (25.53%) Veritas
4 11 (23.40%) Cisco
5 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.64%) Palo Alto
7 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.51%) F5
7 4 (8.51%) HP
7 4 (8.51%) IBM
8 3 (6.38%) IDERA
8 3 (6.38%) RedGate
8 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.26%) EMC
9 2 (4.26%) Juniper
10 1 (2.13%) Dell
10 1 (2.13%) Symantec