Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 149 106
Rank change year-on-year +28 -43 +18
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 29 31 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.25% 1.02% 2.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.10% 2.84% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 52
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £55,250 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.65% +2.79% +19.44%
10th Percentile £34,250 £37,200 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £60,750 £78,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 934 1,090 1,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 40.14% 35.76% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 724 830 803
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,875 £26,975 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - -

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Oxfordshire

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Oxfordshire

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Oxfordshire

Data Centre
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Wallingford - 14 £35,000 - 1
Oxford -7 5 £45,000 -18.92%
Abingdon - 1 £45,000 - 3
Bicester - 1 £22,500 -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server
3 16 (55.17%) DNS
3 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
4 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (51.72%) DHCP
4 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
5 14 (48.28%) MCSA
5 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
5 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (48.28%) vCenter Server
5 14 (48.28%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (48.28%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 9 (31.03%) Linux
8 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (24.14%) Degree
10 6 (20.69%) CentOS
10 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (20.69%) Google
10 6 (20.69%) Migration
10 6 (20.69%) Debian
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (20.69%) Puppet
10 6 (20.69%) Data Analytics

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) Office 365
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) DNS
2 15 (51.72%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) MPLS
4 1 (3.45%) OSPF
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Legal
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Administrator
1 12 (41.38%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) IT Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) IT Systems Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) Senior DevOps
2 6 (20.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) IT Support
3 3 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (10.34%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server
3 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (31.03%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) CentOS
5 6 (20.69%) Debian
5 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Analytics
3 6 (20.69%) Data Analytics
3 6 (20.69%) DevOps
3 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 6 (20.69%) Re-Platforming
3 6 (20.69%) Server Management
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.45%) Kanban
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.45%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (48.28%) MCSA
3 7 (24.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCENT
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 22301
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) vCenter Server
2 6 (20.69%) Ansible
2 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 6 (20.69%) Terraform
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Google
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) New Relic
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) Aruba
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) iManage
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) Veeam