Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Data Centre Operations skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre Operations over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Center Operations
England > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 768 770 840
Rank change year-on-year +2 +70 -40
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre Operations 41 42 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.060% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% 0.067% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 49
London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00% +20.19%
10th Percentile £36,250 £51,375 £45,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £79,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% +9.09% +13.40%

Data Centre Operations is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 63,408 62,998 76,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.43% 90.53% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 51,823 53,344 65,168
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,538
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Data Centre Operations
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Operations in London

Data Centre Operations
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Operations in London

Data Centre Operations
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre Operations in London over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre Operations in London

Data Centre Operations
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Operations within the London region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Central London -23 10 £67,500 +21.08% 3
West London +10 1 £32,500 -53.57% 3
East London - 1 £67,500 -
Data Centre Operations
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Data Centre Operations 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 London region with a requirement for Data Centre Operations.

1 41 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 20 (48.78%) ITIL
3 19 (46.34%) Service Delivery
4 16 (39.02%) Cisco
5 13 (31.71%) Windows
5 13 (31.71%) Linux
6 12 (29.27%) SLA
7 11 (26.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (26.83%) VMware
8 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
9 8 (19.51%) Firewall
9 8 (19.51%) Network Design
9 8 (19.51%) SAN
9 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (17.07%) Veeam
10 7 (17.07%) Degree
10 7 (17.07%) IT Strategy
10 7 (17.07%) Veritas
10 7 (17.07%) Unix
10 7 (17.07%) Finance
11 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
11 6 (14.63%) Migration
11 6 (14.63%) Asset Management
11 6 (14.63%) HP
11 6 (14.63%) Citrix
11 6 (14.63%) Project Management
11 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
11 6 (14.63%) Big Data
12 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (12.20%) Change Management

Data Centre Operations
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (4.88%) IIS
1 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) IaaS
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle CX
1 4 (9.76%) PaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
1 8 (19.51%) SAN
2 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 4 (9.76%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
3 4 (9.76%) VPN
4 3 (7.32%) NAS
4 3 (7.32%) VLAN
5 2 (4.88%) DHCP
5 2 (4.88%) LAN
5 2 (4.88%) Network Security
5 2 (4.88%) VoIP
5 2 (4.88%) WAN
5 2 (4.88%) Wireless
6 1 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Big Data
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Mandarin Language
3 3 (7.32%) Publishing
4 2 (4.88%) Advertising
4 2 (4.88%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) German Language
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (14.63%) Consultant
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre Consultant
1 6 (14.63%) Data Consultant
2 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (12.20%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (12.20%) Technical Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Implementation Specialist
3 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (9.76%) Service Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Support Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 41 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.20%) Replication
4 4 (9.76%) CLARiiON
4 4 (9.76%) Clustering
4 4 (9.76%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (9.76%) EMC VNX
4 4 (9.76%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (4.88%) Celerra
5 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.88%) Symmetrix
5 2 (4.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) AS400
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Unix
3 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 2 (4.88%) VMS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) ITIL
2 19 (46.34%) Service Delivery
3 11 (26.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (19.51%) Network Design
5 7 (17.07%) IT Strategy
6 6 (14.63%) Asset Management
6 6 (14.63%) Migration
6 6 (14.63%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Change Management
7 5 (12.20%) Data Security
7 5 (12.20%) ERP
7 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
7 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
8 4 (9.76%) CRM
8 4 (9.76%) High Availability
8 4 (9.76%) Open Source
8 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
8 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) C
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.76%) CCNP
3 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.88%) EMCSA
4 2 (4.88%) EMCTA
4 2 (4.88%) NCDA
4 2 (4.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) COBIT
3 2 (4.88%) ISO 14001
3 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) NFS
3 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) KVM
4 2 (4.88%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.88%) Ansible
2 2 (4.88%) DiskXtender
2 2 (4.88%) EMC TimeFinder
2 2 (4.88%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.88%) Puppet
2 2 (4.88%) SnapMirror
2 2 (4.88%) vCenter Server
2 2 (4.88%) vMotion
2 2 (4.88%) vRealize
2 2 (4.88%) WSUS
3 1 (2.44%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.44%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco
2 11 (26.83%) VMware
3 7 (17.07%) Veeam
3 7 (17.07%) Veritas
4 6 (14.63%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle
5 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
5 5 (12.20%) SAP
6 4 (9.76%) EMC
6 4 (9.76%) IBM
6 4 (9.76%) NetApp
6 4 (9.76%) Siebel
6 4 (9.76%) Sybase
7 2 (4.88%) Aruba
7 2 (4.88%) Brocade
7 2 (4.88%) Dell
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.88%) SolidFire