Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Center Operations
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 802 813 828
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre Operations 43 28 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.038% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.042% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 71
London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +3.70% +18.94%
10th Percentile £36,250 £51,500 £49,750
90th Percentile £96,125 £93,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £56,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -24.44% +7.14% -8.70%

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 67895 67314 79038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.66% 90.62% 89.68%
Number of salaries quoted 52767 57677 66938
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,750
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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 +7 8 £67,500 -8.47%
West London +15 1 £62,500 -10.71%
Data Centre Operations
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Data Centre Operations also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Data Centre Operations.

1 43 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 21 (48.84%) ITIL
3 18 (41.86%) Service Delivery
4 15 (34.88%) Cisco
5 14 (32.56%) Windows
6 13 (30.23%) Linux
7 12 (27.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (27.91%) VMware
8 11 (25.58%) SLA
9 9 (20.93%) SAN
9 9 (20.93%) Firewall
9 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
10 8 (18.60%) Finance
10 8 (18.60%) Network Design
11 7 (16.28%) Asset Management
11 7 (16.28%) Migration
11 7 (16.28%) Replication
11 7 (16.28%) Veritas
11 7 (16.28%) Unix
11 7 (16.28%) Degree
11 7 (16.28%) Veeam
11 7 (16.28%) IT Strategy
12 6 (13.95%) Big Data
12 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
12 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
12 6 (13.95%) DNS
12 6 (13.95%) Citrix
12 6 (13.95%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (13.95%) Management Information System

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 3 (6.98%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) IaaS
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle CX
1 4 (9.30%) PaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Firewall
1 9 (20.93%) SAN
2 6 (13.95%) DNS
3 5 (11.63%) NAS
4 4 (9.30%) DHCP
4 4 (9.30%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (9.30%) iSCSI
4 4 (9.30%) VPN
5 3 (6.98%) LAN
5 3 (6.98%) VLAN
5 3 (6.98%) Wireless
6 2 (4.65%) Network Security
6 2 (4.65%) VoIP
6 2 (4.65%) WAN
7 1 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Big Data
2 4 (9.30%) SAP HANA
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
1 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Back Office
3 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Mandarin Language
3 3 (6.98%) Publishing
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) German Language
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (13.95%) Consultant
1 6 (13.95%) Data Centre Consultant
1 6 (13.95%) Data Consultant
2 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (11.63%) Technical Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Implementation Specialist
3 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Incident Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 3 (6.98%) Major Incident Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Support Specialist
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) SAP Basis
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 43 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.28%) Replication
3 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.30%) CLARiiON
4 4 (9.30%) Clustering
4 4 (9.30%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (9.30%) EMC VNX
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (6.98%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.65%) Celerra
6 2 (4.65%) Symmetrix
6 2 (4.65%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.33%) AS400
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 13 (30.23%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Unix
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.65%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (4.65%) Solaris
7 2 (4.65%) VMS
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) ITIL
2 18 (41.86%) Service Delivery
3 12 (27.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (18.60%) Network Design
5 7 (16.28%) Asset Management
5 7 (16.28%) IT Strategy
5 7 (16.28%) Migration
6 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.63%) ERP
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.63%) Supplier Management
8 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
8 4 (9.30%) Change Management
8 4 (9.30%) CRM
8 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
8 4 (9.30%) Data Security
8 4 (9.30%) TOGAF
8 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (9.30%) CCNP
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.65%) EMCSA
4 2 (4.65%) EMCTA
4 2 (4.65%) NCDA
4 2 (4.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.33%) CISSP
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) SLA
2 4 (9.30%) ISO 14001
2 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.98%) COBIT
4 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) KVM
3 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.30%) NFS
4 3 (6.98%) XenApp
5 2 (4.65%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.98%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.98%) Puppet
2 3 (6.98%) WSUS
3 2 (4.65%) Ansible
3 2 (4.65%) DiskXtender
3 2 (4.65%) EMC TimeFinder
3 2 (4.65%) SnapMirror
3 2 (4.65%) vCenter Server
3 2 (4.65%) vMotion
3 2 (4.65%) vRealize
4 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Cisco
2 12 (27.91%) VMware
3 7 (16.28%) Veeam
3 7 (16.28%) Veritas
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle
5 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.63%) SAP
6 4 (9.30%) Aruba
6 4 (9.30%) EMC
6 4 (9.30%) IBM
6 4 (9.30%) NetApp
6 4 (9.30%) Siebel
6 4 (9.30%) Sybase
7 3 (6.98%) D-Link
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.65%) Brocade
8 2 (4.65%) Dell
8 2 (4.65%) SolidFire