Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 47 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 16 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.90% 4.59% 2.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.80% 8.54% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 8
Northern Ireland median annual salary £21,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.50% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £20,500 £27,000 £35,900
90th Percentile £31,300 £48,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 205 246 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 50.00% 53.71% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 157 121 115
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Northern Ireland

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Northern Ireland

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Northern Ireland

Data Centre
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
County Antrim +5 15 £21,000 -47.50% 1
County Londonderry - 1 - -
Data Centre
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
1 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco
4 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (75.00%) LAN
4 12 (75.00%) WAN
4 12 (75.00%) MCSA
4 12 (75.00%) ITIL
4 12 (75.00%) Incident Management
5 11 (68.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (68.75%) MCDST
5 11 (68.75%) MCITP
5 11 (68.75%) ServiceCenter
5 11 (68.75%) Network Security
5 11 (68.75%) ITIL V3
5 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
5 11 (68.75%) Cisco CUCM
5 11 (68.75%) MCP
5 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (68.75%) Apple
5 11 (68.75%) HP
5 11 (68.75%) Dell
5 11 (68.75%) VPN
5 11 (68.75%) Reuters

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2013
1 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (68.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 12 (75.00%) LAN
2 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 11 (68.75%) Network Security
3 11 (68.75%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) DMZ
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
1 12 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 10
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL V3
2 11 (68.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Server Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Antivirus Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) MCSA
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (68.75%) MCDST
2 11 (68.75%) MCITP
2 11 (68.75%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (68.75%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (25.00%) SCOM
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) SCCM
4 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) Apple
3 11 (68.75%) Bloomberg
3 11 (68.75%) Dell
3 11 (68.75%) HP
3 11 (68.75%) Remedy
3 11 (68.75%) Reuters
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) VMware