Period
to 17 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 109 105
Rank change year-on-year -31 -4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 1808 2074 2595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.46% 2.82% 2.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.01% 6.09% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1584 2090
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,500 £36,132 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £88,375 £87,500
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36089 34051 42179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.10% 46.27% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26358 28855 34822
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.19% +2.73%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in London

Data Centre
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in London

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in London over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in London

Data Centre
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 17 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 +16 354 £57,500 +2.68% 24
West London -46 61 £55,000 +41.03% 7
East London +3 46 £60,000 +23.08% 15
South London -22 43 £50,000 +5.26% 7
North London -1 9 £70,000 +59.09%
Data Centre
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Data Centre 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.

1 589 (32.58%) Windows
2 566 (31.31%) Cisco
3 541 (29.92%) Finance
4 522 (28.87%) VMware
5 489 (27.05%) Linux
6 417 (23.06%) Microsoft
7 372 (20.58%) Amazon AWS
8 367 (20.30%) WAN
9 347 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
10 344 (19.03%) DevOps
11 342 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 333 (18.42%) Firewall
13 315 (17.42%) LAN
14 310 (17.15%) Cisco Certification
15 302 (16.70%) Active Directory
16 297 (16.43%) ITIL
17 281 (15.54%) Windows Server
18 266 (14.71%) Migration
19 240 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
20 220 (12.17%) Banking
21 217 (12.00%) PowerShell
22 208 (11.50%) VPN
23 202 (11.17%) DNS
24 201 (11.12%) Configuration Management
24 201 (11.12%) Degree
25 193 (10.67%) CCNP
26 192 (10.62%) Wireless
27 187 (10.34%) SQL Server
27 187 (10.34%) Project Management
28 181 (10.01%) Python

Data Centre
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
1 128 (7.08%) MS Exchange
2 123 (6.80%) IIS
3 85 (4.70%) Apache
4 70 (3.87%) OpenStack
5 60 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 59 (3.26%) Tomcat
7 58 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 50 (2.77%) Confluence
9 48 (2.65%) SharePoint
10 44 (2.43%) CMS
11 41 (2.27%) Skype for Business
12 27 (1.49%) nginx
13 26 (1.44%) Cloud Foundry
14 23 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
15 20 (1.11%) Apache Spark
16 17 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
17 14 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 11 (0.61%) CloudStack
18 11 (0.61%) WordPress
19 10 (0.55%) Joomla!
Applications
1 57 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.55%) Magento
2 7 (0.39%) SAP BPC
3 5 (0.28%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.11%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.11%) Relativity
6 2 (0.11%) Summit
7 1 (0.055%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 1 (0.055%) Eikon
7 1 (0.055%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.055%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.055%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 372 (20.58%) Amazon AWS
2 347 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 139 (7.69%) Office 365
4 114 (6.31%) IaaS
5 94 (5.20%) PaaS
6 91 (5.03%) SaaS
7 58 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
8 33 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 25 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 24 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
12 10 (0.55%) Yammer
13 9 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (0.50%) Slack
14 8 (0.44%) GitHub
15 7 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
15 7 (0.39%) Mimecast
16 6 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 5 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
17 5 (0.28%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 367 (20.30%) WAN
2 333 (18.42%) Firewall
3 315 (17.42%) LAN
4 208 (11.50%) VPN
5 202 (11.17%) DNS
6 192 (10.62%) Wireless
7 171 (9.46%) MPLS
8 170 (9.40%) Unified Communications
9 164 (9.07%) SAN
10 161 (8.90%) Network Security
11 148 (8.19%) TCP/IP
12 144 (7.96%) BGP
13 131 (7.25%) OSPF
14 128 (7.08%) IPsec
15 124 (6.86%) DHCP
16 114 (6.31%) Cisco Nexus
17 109 (6.03%) VoIP
18 97 (5.37%) EIGRP
19 94 (5.20%) VLAN
20 79 (4.37%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 98 (5.42%) MySQL
3 78 (4.31%) Big Data
4 56 (3.10%) NoSQL
5 48 (2.65%) MongoDB
6 42 (2.32%) Hadoop
7 41 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 38 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 29 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (1.38%) Redis
11 21 (1.16%) RDBMS
11 21 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (1.05%) SAP HANA
12 19 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
14 15 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (0.77%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.55%) Impala
Development Applications
1 92 (5.09%) Jenkins
2 54 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
3 53 (2.93%) JIRA
4 50 (2.77%) Git (software)
4 50 (2.77%) TeamCity
5 46 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 37 (2.05%) Hudson
7 33 (1.83%) MSBuild
8 27 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (0.77%) JIRA Agile
9 14 (0.77%) ScriptRunner
10 13 (0.72%) Subversion
11 11 (0.61%) Vagrant
12 10 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 8 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (0.33%) Ant
14 6 (0.33%) Psake
15 5 (0.28%) Selenium
16 3 (0.17%) Visual Studio
16 3 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 541 (29.92%) Finance
2 220 (12.17%) Banking
3 130 (7.19%) Telecoms
4 53 (2.93%) Retail
5 48 (2.65%) Investment Banking
6 45 (2.49%) Marketing
7 39 (2.16%) Law
8 27 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 26 (1.44%) Games
9 26 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.33%) Advertising
10 24 (1.33%) Legal
10 24 (1.33%) Publishing
11 21 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 18 (1.00%) Retail Banking
13 16 (0.88%) Back Office
13 16 (0.88%) Billing
14 12 (0.66%) Front Office
15 11 (0.61%) French Language
16 9 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 216 (11.95%) Architect
2 186 (10.29%) Network Engineer
3 120 (6.64%) Analyst
4 115 (6.36%) Consultant
5 114 (6.31%) DevOps Engineer
6 100 (5.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 87 (4.81%) Administrator
7 87 (4.81%) Team Leader
8 84 (4.65%) Project Manager
9 83 (4.59%) Infrastructure Manager
10 80 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
11 69 (3.82%) Cloud Engineer
11 69 (3.82%) Windows Engineer
12 68 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
13 67 (3.71%) Cisco Engineer
13 67 (3.71%) Senior Network Engineer
14 64 (3.54%) Support Engineer
15 62 (3.43%) Linux Engineer
16 58 (3.21%) IT Manager
17 54 (2.99%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (4.15%) .NET
2 67 (3.71%) Web Services
3 47 (2.60%) LAMP
4 43 (2.38%) XMPP
5 42 (2.32%) Middleware
6 34 (1.88%) JSON
7 31 (1.71%) 802.1X
8 25 (1.38%) XML
9 24 (1.33%) HTML
10 23 (1.27%) LEMP Stack
10 23 (1.27%) REST
11 22 (1.22%) SOAP
12 21 (1.16%) Kafka
13 20 (1.11%) TensorFlow
14 19 (1.05%) CSS
15 16 (0.88%) Sensu
16 15 (0.83%) Node.js
16 15 (0.83%) SAP Basis
17 10 (0.55%) WSDL
18 9 (0.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 99 (5.48%) Clustering
1 99 (5.48%) Computer Science
1 99 (5.48%) Management Information System
2 81 (4.48%) Private Cloud
3 73 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (3.82%) Public Cloud
5 62 (3.43%) Hybrid Cloud
6 43 (2.38%) Replication
7 42 (2.32%) Enterprise Storage
8 38 (2.10%) Mobile App
9 35 (1.94%) Fintech
10 32 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
11 29 (1.60%) Hedge funds
12 20 (1.11%) Client/Server
12 20 (1.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 19 (1.05%) Virtual Team
14 18 (1.00%) Blackberry
15 14 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (0.77%) Security Operations Centre
16 13 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 589 (32.58%) Windows
2 489 (27.05%) Linux
3 281 (15.54%) Windows Server
4 168 (9.29%) Unix
5 115 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 99 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 85 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 49 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 47 (2.60%) Ubuntu
10 45 (2.49%) CentOS
11 35 (1.94%) Windows 10
12 30 (1.66%) Solaris
13 29 (1.60%) Windows 7
14 19 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
15 17 (0.94%) Fedora
16 13 (0.72%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.61%) Debian
18 9 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
19 7 (0.39%) AIX
20 6 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (19.03%) DevOps
2 297 (16.43%) ITIL
3 266 (14.71%) Migration
4 240 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
5 201 (11.12%) Configuration Management
6 187 (10.34%) Project Management
7 150 (8.30%) Service Delivery
8 143 (7.91%) Disaster Recovery
9 135 (7.47%) Change Management
10 128 (7.08%) Presales
11 104 (5.75%) IT Strategy
12 103 (5.70%) High Availability
13 101 (5.59%) Mentoring
13 101 (5.59%) Service Management
14 100 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
15 95 (5.25%) Line Management
15 95 (5.25%) Network Design
16 93 (5.14%) Task Automation
17 91 (5.03%) Cybersecurity
18 88 (4.87%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 217 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 181 (10.01%) Python
3 179 (9.90%) SQL
4 120 (6.64%) Bash Shell
5 102 (5.64%) Java
6 77 (4.26%) Ruby
7 71 (3.93%) Perl
8 31 (1.71%) JavaScript
9 24 (1.33%) Go
9 24 (1.33%) PHP
10 22 (1.22%) C++
11 17 (0.94%) Korn
12 16 (0.88%) Bourne shell
12 16 (0.88%) C
12 16 (0.88%) C#
13 11 (0.61%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.50%) VBScript
15 6 (0.33%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.28%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.22%) AWK
Qualifications
1 310 (17.15%) Cisco Certification
2 201 (11.12%) Degree
3 193 (10.67%) CCNP
4 144 (7.96%) CCNA
5 133 (7.36%) CCIE
6 98 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 84 (4.65%) MCSE
8 42 (2.32%) Computer Science Degree
9 40 (2.21%) CCVP
9 40 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 33 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
11 30 (1.66%) MCSA
12 29 (1.60%) MCP
13 26 (1.44%) CISSP
14 25 (1.38%) CCDP
15 21 (1.16%) MCITP
15 21 (1.16%) Security Cleared
16 20 (1.11%) CCSA
17 19 (1.05%) Check Point Certification
18 18 (1.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.97%) SLA
2 40 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.05%) QA
5 18 (1.00%) PMO
6 17 (0.94%) GCP
7 15 (0.83%) Data Quality
7 15 (0.83%) ISO 22301
8 12 (0.66%) ISO 14001
9 11 (0.61%) GDPR
10 10 (0.55%) COBIT
11 7 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 7 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
12 6 (0.33%) FISMA
12 6 (0.33%) ISO 9001
13 4 (0.22%) MiFID
14 3 (0.17%) PSD2
14 3 (0.17%) SSAE 16
15 2 (0.11%) SAS 70
System Software
1 342 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 302 (16.70%) Active Directory
3 88 (4.87%) Hyper-V
4 86 (4.76%) Docker
5 69 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
6 56 (3.10%) vSphere
7 53 (2.93%) XenApp
8 35 (1.94%) VMware NSX
9 32 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
10 25 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
11 21 (1.16%) KVM
11 21 (1.16%) XenDesktop
12 13 (0.72%) Terminal Services
12 13 (0.72%) vCloud
12 13 (0.72%) VMware Server
13 10 (0.55%) LXC
14 8 (0.44%) Varnish
14 8 (0.44%) XenServer
15 7 (0.39%) DFS Replication
15 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 181 (10.01%) Puppet
2 150 (8.30%) Ansible
3 139 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 99 (5.48%) Nagios
5 92 (5.09%) SCCM
6 50 (2.77%) Kubernetes
7 48 (2.65%) Cisco CUCM
7 48 (2.65%) SCOM
8 39 (2.16%) Cisco UCCE
8 39 (2.16%) Cisco UCCX
9 37 (2.05%) vRealize
10 35 (1.94%) Icinga
11 32 (1.77%) Terraform
12 28 (1.55%) NetBackup
13 25 (1.38%) vCenter Server
14 22 (1.22%) WSUS
15 21 (1.16%) AirWatch
15 21 (1.16%) FortiGate
16 18 (1.00%) ZABBIX
17 16 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 566 (31.31%) Cisco
2 522 (28.87%) VMware
3 417 (23.06%) Microsoft
4 173 (9.57%) Citrix
5 154 (8.52%) HP
6 124 (6.86%) NetApp
7 120 (6.64%) CheckPoint
7 120 (6.64%) Palo Alto
8 117 (6.47%) F5
9 109 (6.03%) Juniper
10 102 (5.64%) Red Hat
11 94 (5.20%) Oracle
12 92 (5.09%) EMC
13 72 (3.98%) Dell
14 70 (3.87%) IBM
15 63 (3.48%) Splunk
16 60 (3.32%) Riverbed
17 48 (2.65%) Atlassian
18 47 (2.60%) Veritas
19 43 (2.38%) SAP