Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 36 34
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 22 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.62% 2.12% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 5.26% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 2
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,325 £35,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 242 133 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 50.84% 40.30% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 144 108 58
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -11.95% +32.50%
10th Percentile £22,800 £26,175 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,125 £55,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 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
County Antrim -15 15 £40,000 -11.11%
County Armagh - 7 £37,500 -
Data Centre
UK

For the 6 months to 16 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) IBM
3 8 (36.36%) SNMP
3 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Python
3 8 (36.36%) Change Management
3 8 (36.36%) HP
3 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 8 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (36.36%) Fintech
4 7 (31.82%) Office 365
4 7 (31.82%) Unified Communications
4 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (31.82%) Firewall
4 7 (31.82%) Migration
4 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) FTP
4 7 (31.82%) SMTP
5 6 (27.27%) EMC
5 6 (27.27%) SAN
6 5 (22.73%) NetApp
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 5 (22.73%) Nagios
6 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
6 5 (22.73%) CCNA

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 2 (9.09%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SNMP
1 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 7 (31.82%) FTP
2 7 (31.82%) SMTP
2 7 (31.82%) Unified Communications
3 6 (27.27%) SAN
4 5 (22.73%) DHCP
4 5 (22.73%) DNS
4 5 (22.73%) HTTP
4 5 (22.73%) Kerberos
4 5 (22.73%) LDAP
4 5 (22.73%) SSH
4 5 (22.73%) SSL
5 4 (18.18%) LAN
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
6 3 (13.64%) SNA
6 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 2 (9.09%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) Subversion
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Junior
3 3 (13.64%) Junior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Mainframe Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Digital
5 1 (4.55%) Head of IT
5 1 (4.55%) Head of IT Services
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe Expert
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Fintech
2 3 (13.64%) LPAR
2 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Debian
2 5 (22.73%) Solaris
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) zOS
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
3 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 5 (22.73%) Process Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Document Management
6 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Presales
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 8 (36.36%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNA
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Nagios
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) HP
3 8 (36.36%) IBM
4 7 (31.82%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) EMC
6 5 (22.73%) 3PAR
6 5 (22.73%) NetApp
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
7 3 (13.64%) SonicWALL
7 3 (13.64%) Symantec
8 1 (4.55%) CommVault
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) Juniper