Period
to 7 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
England > North East
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 76 75 45
Rank change year-on-year -1 -30 +43
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 13 25 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.15% 2.07% 5.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.58% 6.60% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 66
10th Percentile £32,750 " £21,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,500 £28,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year - +1.27% -16.84%
75th Percentile £72,500 £44,688 £65,625
90th Percentile £73,500 £58,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% -4.55%

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 363 379 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.21% 31.37% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 228 300 306
10th Percentile £28,600 £29,750 £22,125
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £58,813 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,750 £61,843 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +8.91%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Data Centre as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in the North East

Data Centre
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Centre in the North East.

Salary trend for Data Centre in the North East

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Centre in the North East over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in the North East

Data Centre
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the North East region over the 6 months to 7 May 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -3 10 £48,750 +14.71% 5
Durham +4 2 - - 1
Data Centre
England

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) AWS
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) HTTP
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Apache
4 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
4 3 (23.08%) Data Security
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Avaya
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) H.323
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (23.08%) Puppet
4 3 (23.08%) Network Management
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (23.08%) Android
4 3 (23.08%) CentOS

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Azure
2 4 (30.77%) AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (23.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (23.08%) H.323
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) SD-WAN
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Social Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Influencing Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
2 2 (15.38%) Head of IT Operations
2 2 (15.38%) Head of Operations
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) CentOS
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Data Security
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
3 3 (23.08%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Architecture Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Presales
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
1 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Avaya
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Mitel
4 1 (7.69%) VMware