Period
to 19 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 146 114
Rank change year-on-year +64 -32 +2
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 103 65 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.21% 1.31% 2.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.81% 4.15% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 81 59 120
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -4.04% -1.00%
10th Percentile £38,000 £32,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,750 £68,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,169 1,566 1,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.49% 31.67% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1,273 1,320
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.14% -0.59%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,100 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Leeds

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Leeds

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 45 (43.69%) VMware
2 40 (38.83%) Windows
3 38 (36.89%) Microsoft
4 37 (35.92%) DNS
5 34 (33.01%) Active Directory
6 33 (32.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (29.13%) Linux
8 27 (26.21%) Project Management
9 26 (25.24%) PMO
10 24 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (23.30%) Cisco
11 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
12 22 (21.36%) WAN
13 21 (20.39%) Service Management
13 21 (20.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (20.39%) IT Strategy
14 20 (19.42%) Middleware
15 19 (18.45%) Hyper-V
16 18 (17.48%) DevOps
16 18 (17.48%) LAN
16 18 (17.48%) Problem-Solving
17 16 (15.53%) Windows Server
17 16 (15.53%) ITIL
17 16 (15.53%) Skype for Business
18 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
18 15 (14.56%) DHCP
19 14 (13.59%) BGP
19 14 (13.59%) Firewall
19 14 (13.59%) SharePoint
19 14 (13.59%) IIS

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 16 (15.53%) Skype for Business
2 14 (13.59%) IIS
2 14 (13.59%) SharePoint
3 12 (11.65%) MS Exchange
4 11 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (9.71%) Confluence
6 5 (4.85%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.94%) Mule
8 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (32.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.65%) Office 365
3 10 (9.71%) Slack
4 9 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (6.80%) IaaS
5 7 (6.80%) PaaS
6 4 (3.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.88%) G Suite
6 4 (3.88%) GitHub
6 4 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.94%) npm
9 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (35.92%) DNS
2 22 (21.36%) WAN
3 18 (17.48%) LAN
4 15 (14.56%) DHCP
5 14 (13.59%) BGP
5 14 (13.59%) Firewall
5 14 (13.59%) MPLS
6 12 (11.65%) VoIP
7 11 (10.68%) TCP/IP
7 11 (10.68%) WLAN
8 10 (9.71%) SAN
8 10 (9.71%) VLAN
9 9 (8.74%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (7.77%) OSPF
11 6 (5.83%) SMTP
11 6 (5.83%) VPN
12 5 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (4.85%) EIGRP
12 5 (4.85%) Spanning Tree
13 4 (3.88%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.68%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.91%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 10 (9.71%) JIRA
2 8 (7.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.88%) CocoaPods
3 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.88%) IntelliJ
3 4 (3.88%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (3.88%) Xcode
4 2 (1.94%) Android Studio
4 2 (1.94%) Maven
4 2 (1.94%) Mockito
5 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (12.62%) Legal
2 12 (11.65%) Finance
3 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.80%) Retail
5 3 (2.91%) Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Marketing
6 2 (1.94%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (18.45%) Network Engineer
2 15 (14.56%) Project Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) IT Engineer
4 8 (7.77%) Security Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (5.83%) Server Specialist
6 6 (5.83%) Unix Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) IT Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Data Centre Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Data Centre Project Manager
9 3 (2.91%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.42%) Middleware
2 8 (7.77%) Spring
3 4 (3.88%) Node.js
4 2 (1.94%) Express
4 2 (1.94%) React
4 2 (1.94%) Redux
4 2 (1.94%) REST
4 2 (1.94%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.97%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Public Cloud
2 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.88%) NHS
6 3 (2.91%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.94%) PKI
7 2 (1.94%) User Experience
8 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.97%) Replication
8 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.83%) Windows
2 30 (29.13%) Linux
3 16 (15.53%) Windows Server
4 12 (11.65%) Unix
4 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.77%) Apple iOS
5 8 (7.77%) Mac OS
6 6 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.83%) Solaris
7 4 (3.88%) Android
8 1 (0.97%) CentOS
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.21%) Project Management
2 24 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.39%) IT Strategy
3 21 (20.39%) Service Management
4 18 (17.48%) DevOps
4 18 (17.48%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (15.53%) ITIL
6 14 (13.59%) Incident Management
7 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (11.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (11.65%) Scrum
8 10 (9.71%) Change Management
8 10 (9.71%) High Availability
8 10 (9.71%) Kanban
8 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.71%) Technical Leadership
9 9 (8.74%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (8.74%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (7.77%) Coaching
10 8 (7.77%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.71%) Java
2 8 (7.77%) Java 8
3 4 (3.88%) Apple Swift
4 2 (1.94%) ES6
4 2 (1.94%) Kotlin
5 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.97%) Perl
5 1 (0.97%) PHP
5 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.97%) Python
5 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.62%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.62%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.68%) CCNP
4 10 (9.71%) CCNA
5 5 (4.85%) OCP
5 5 (4.85%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (4.85%) RHCE
6 2 (1.94%) Degree
7 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.97%) MCSE
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (25.24%) PMO
2 4 (3.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 34 (33.01%) Active Directory
2 21 (20.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.45%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.80%) vSphere
5 5 (4.85%) Docker
5 5 (4.85%) Postfix
6 4 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.94%) XenApp
7 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) Nagios
2 6 (5.83%) Puppet
3 4 (3.88%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.88%) SCOM
3 4 (3.88%) Terraform
4 3 (2.91%) Cacti
5 2 (1.94%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.94%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.97%) Ansible
6 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.97%) Munin
6 1 (0.97%) Nessus
6 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.97%) RANCID
6 1 (0.97%) SCCM
6 1 (0.97%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (43.69%) VMware
2 38 (36.89%) Microsoft
3 24 (23.30%) Cisco
4 9 (8.74%) F5
5 8 (7.77%) 3PAR
6 7 (6.80%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.83%) BMC
7 6 (5.83%) Oracle
7 6 (5.83%) Remedy
8 5 (4.85%) Infoblox
9 4 (3.88%) Citrix
9 4 (3.88%) Google
10 3 (2.91%) Ericsson
10 3 (2.91%) Huawei
10 3 (2.91%) Juniper
11 2 (1.94%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.94%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.94%) Meraki
11 2 (1.94%) Splunk
11 2 (1.94%) Symantec