Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
England > North East
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 39 80
Rank change year-on-year -29 +41 +17
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 23 76 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.23% 6.08% 2.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.84% 15.26% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22 83 39
Median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -6.25% -1.54%
10th Percentile £33,500 £21,600 £39,450
90th Percentile £47,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 394 498 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.22% 39.81% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 293 373 480
Median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £21,838
90th Percentile £58,600 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 2020. 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 -32 12 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Durham +8 11 £37,500 -11.68% 1
Data Centre
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 13 (56.52%) Cisco
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (52.17%) WAN
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 11 (47.83%) LAN
3 11 (47.83%) MPLS
4 10 (43.48%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) SLA
6 7 (30.43%) CCNP
6 7 (30.43%) CCNA
6 7 (30.43%) Unix
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) SSL
7 6 (26.09%) OSPF
7 6 (26.09%) BGP
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
7 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (26.09%) Wireless
7 6 (26.09%) IPsec
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) SAN
7 6 (26.09%) 3G
7 6 (26.09%) Information Management
7 6 (26.09%) PKI
7 6 (26.09%) Operations Management
7 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
7 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
7 6 (26.09%) Azure

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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Azure
2 4 (17.39%) SaaS
3 2 (8.70%) AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Firewall
1 12 (52.17%) WAN
2 11 (47.83%) LAN
2 11 (47.83%) MPLS
3 6 (26.09%) 3G
3 6 (26.09%) 4G
3 6 (26.09%) BGP
3 6 (26.09%) FCoE
3 6 (26.09%) IPsec
3 6 (26.09%) OSPF
3 6 (26.09%) SAN
3 6 (26.09%) SSL
3 6 (26.09%) Unified Communications
3 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (26.09%) Wireless
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 5 (21.74%) VLAN
4 5 (21.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Front Office
2 2 (8.70%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
1 6 (26.09%) PKI
2 5 (21.74%) Private Cloud
2 5 (21.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Unix
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Change Control
2 6 (26.09%) Information Management
2 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
2 6 (26.09%) Operations Management
3 5 (21.74%) Adaptive Security
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
3 5 (21.74%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (21.74%) Web Filtering
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Wealth Management
5 2 (8.70%) Commercial Awareness
5 2 (8.70%) Decision-Making
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNA
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
3 5 (21.74%) Barracuda Networks
3 5 (21.74%) F5
3 5 (21.74%) Forcepoint
3 5 (21.74%) Juniper
3 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Avaya
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix