Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
North West > Manchester
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 129 129 123
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 137 87 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.25% 1.90% 2.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.09% 5.37% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 67 84 66
10th Percentile £30,500 £36,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £41,575 £41,250 £40,731
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -8.65% +15.56%
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,125 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £78,750 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%

Data Centre is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,694 1,619 1,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.16% 35.42% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,564 1,158 1,009
10th Percentile £31,588 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £39,121
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +12.94%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Data Centre as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Manchester

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Centre in Manchester.

Salary trend for Data Centre in Manchester

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Centre in Manchester over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Manchester

Data Centre
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Wigan -1 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Altrincham -6 2 £50,000 +17.65%
Rochdale - 1 £23,000 -
Salford - 1 £37,500 -
Data Centre
North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 85 (62.04%) Microsoft
2 72 (52.55%) Cybersecurity
3 55 (40.15%) Azure
4 50 (36.50%) Windows
4 50 (36.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 48 (35.04%) Microsoft 365
6 47 (34.31%) VMware
7 45 (32.85%) Cisco
8 41 (29.93%) AWS
9 38 (27.74%) Firewall
10 32 (23.36%) DevOps
11 30 (21.90%) Windows Server
12 28 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (20.44%) Information Security
13 27 (19.71%) Finance
14 26 (18.98%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (17.52%) Project Management
15 24 (17.52%) Apple
15 24 (17.52%) Adobe
15 24 (17.52%) Time Management
15 24 (17.52%) Software Licensing
15 24 (17.52%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (17.52%) Hyper-V
16 23 (16.79%) IaaS
16 23 (16.79%) Cloud Computing
17 22 (16.06%) Social Skills
18 21 (15.33%) PaaS
19 20 (14.60%) SharePoint
20 19 (13.87%) Thought Leadership
21 18 (13.14%) Azure Sentinel

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 20 (14.60%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.76%) IIS
3 5 (3.65%) nginx
4 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.73%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 55 (40.15%) Azure
2 48 (35.04%) Microsoft 365
3 41 (29.93%) AWS
4 23 (16.79%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (16.79%) IaaS
5 21 (15.33%) PaaS
6 18 (13.14%) Azure Sentinel
6 18 (13.14%) SaaS
7 4 (2.92%) Mimecast
8 3 (2.19%) GitHub
9 2 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.46%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 38 (27.74%) Firewall
2 13 (9.49%) DNS
2 13 (9.49%) LAN
3 12 (8.76%) DHCP
4 10 (7.30%) SAN
5 9 (6.57%) Wireless
6 8 (5.84%) WAN
7 6 (4.38%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (4.38%) VXLAN
8 5 (3.65%) BGP
8 5 (3.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (3.65%) OSPF
8 5 (3.65%) SD-WAN
8 5 (3.65%) WebEx
8 5 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.92%) EIGRP
10 3 (2.19%) MPLS
10 3 (2.19%) Network Security
10 3 (2.19%) VLAN
10 3 (2.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.11%) GIS
3 5 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.65%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.19%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.73%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (19.71%) Finance
2 24 (17.52%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (16.06%) Social Skills
4 18 (13.14%) Legal
5 17 (12.41%) Presentation Skills
6 12 (8.76%) Banking
6 12 (8.76%) Investment Banking
7 11 (8.03%) Organisational Skills
8 9 (6.57%) Manufacturing
9 5 (3.65%) Influencing Skills
9 5 (3.65%) Law
10 3 (2.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 3 (2.19%) Retail
11 1 (0.73%) Advertising
11 1 (0.73%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 43 (31.39%) Architect
2 35 (25.55%) Solutions Architect
3 25 (18.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (16.79%) Cloud Architect
4 23 (16.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 17 (12.41%) Cloud Consultant
5 17 (12.41%) Consultant
5 17 (12.41%) Solutions Consultant
6 15 (10.95%) Security Engineer
7 12 (8.76%) Information Security Engineer
7 12 (8.76%) Senior Information Security Engineer
7 12 (8.76%) Senior Security Engineer
8 10 (7.30%) Network Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) IT Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.38%) Administrator
11 6 (4.38%) Cisco Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) XMPP
2 4 (2.92%) LDAP
3 1 (0.73%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.73%) JSON
3 1 (0.73%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.14%) User Experience
2 15 (10.95%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (10.22%) Security Operations Centre
4 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.84%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.65%) HP Storage
7 4 (2.92%) Clustering
7 4 (2.92%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.19%) FMCG
8 3 (2.19%) Legacy Applications
9 2 (1.46%) Replication
10 1 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.73%) Housing Association
10 1 (0.73%) IoT
10 1 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (36.50%) Windows
2 30 (21.90%) Windows Server
3 13 (9.49%) Linux
4 8 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.65%) CentOS
5 5 (3.65%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.65%) Unix
5 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (2.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (52.55%) Cybersecurity
2 50 (36.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 32 (23.36%) DevOps
4 28 (20.44%) Information Security
5 26 (18.98%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (17.52%) Project Management
6 24 (17.52%) Software Licensing
6 24 (17.52%) Time Management
7 19 (13.87%) Thought Leadership
8 18 (13.14%) Data Loss Prevention
8 18 (13.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (13.14%) Service Delivery
9 17 (12.41%) Analytics
9 17 (12.41%) Artificial Intelligence
9 17 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (12.41%) PLM
9 17 (12.41%) Robotic Process Automation
9 17 (12.41%) Software Testing
9 17 (12.41%) Test Automation
9 17 (12.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.11%) Python
2 5 (3.65%) Bash
2 5 (3.65%) SQL
3 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (12.41%) AWS Certification
2 15 (10.95%) SC Cleared
2 15 (10.95%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.84%) CCNP
4 8 (5.84%) CISSP
4 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.11%) SSCP
6 5 (3.65%) Degree
7 3 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.19%) PMP
8 2 (1.46%) CCNA
8 2 (1.46%) HP ASE
8 2 (1.46%) HP MASE
8 2 (1.46%) HPE ATP
8 2 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.73%) CISA
9 1 (0.73%) CISM
9 1 (0.73%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.22%) SLA
2 13 (9.49%) NIST
3 1 (0.73%) NCSC
System Software
1 28 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (17.52%) Hyper-V
3 15 (10.95%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.65%) Docker
5 4 (2.92%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.73%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) SCCM
2 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (5.11%) Nagios
3 6 (4.38%) Puppet
4 5 (3.65%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (2.19%) WSUS
6 2 (1.46%) Ansible
6 2 (1.46%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.46%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.73%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.73%) SCOM
7 1 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.73%) Stealthwatch
7 1 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 85 (62.04%) Microsoft
2 47 (34.31%) VMware
3 45 (32.85%) Cisco
4 24 (17.52%) Adobe
4 24 (17.52%) Apple
5 9 (6.57%) Red Hat
6 8 (5.84%) Citrix
7 7 (5.11%) CheckPoint
7 7 (5.11%) Dell
8 6 (4.38%) Fortinet
8 6 (4.38%) Juniper
9 5 (3.65%) HP
9 5 (3.65%) Remedy
10 3 (2.19%) IBM
10 3 (2.19%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.46%) F5
12 1 (0.73%) EMC
12 1 (0.73%) Meraki
12 1 (0.73%) Mirantis
12 1 (0.73%) Palo Alto