Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 61 31
Rank change year-on-year -19 -30 +5
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 67 110 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.89% 4.62% 6.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.67% 11.26% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 100 154
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £86,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year - -2.65% +2.73%

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 873 977 1,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 37.69% 41.02% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 749 782 1,128
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Reading

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Reading

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Reading over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 39 (58.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (50.75%) Windows
3 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
4 27 (40.30%) VMware
5 24 (35.82%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (28.36%) DevOps
7 18 (26.87%) Hyper-V
8 16 (23.88%) Office 365
8 16 (23.88%) Linux
8 16 (23.88%) Presales
9 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
10 14 (20.90%) Cisco
10 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (20.90%) IaaS
10 14 (20.90%) SCCM
10 14 (20.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (19.40%) Degree
12 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (17.91%) ITIL
12 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
13 11 (16.42%) PaaS
14 10 (14.93%) Puppet
14 10 (14.93%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (14.93%) Ansible
14 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
14 10 (14.93%) Citrix
14 10 (14.93%) SAN
15 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (13.43%) EMC
15 9 (13.43%) HP

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 10 (14.93%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (10.45%) IIS
3 6 (8.96%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.48%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 39 (58.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (35.82%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (23.88%) Office 365
4 14 (20.90%) IaaS
5 11 (16.42%) PaaS
6 8 (11.94%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (4.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (4.48%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (4.48%) SaaS
8 2 (2.99%) GitHub
8 2 (2.99%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) SAN
2 8 (11.94%) Firewall
2 8 (11.94%) VPN
3 7 (10.45%) LAN
3 7 (10.45%) WAN
4 5 (7.46%) DNS
5 4 (5.97%) Network Security
5 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
6 3 (4.48%) NAS
6 3 (4.48%) Skype
7 2 (2.99%) BGP
7 2 (2.99%) Broadband
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.99%) DHCP
7 2 (2.99%) OSPF
7 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.99%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.99%) Wireless
7 2 (2.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.97%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (13.43%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Marketing
3 3 (4.48%) Advertising
3 3 (4.48%) Billing
3 3 (4.48%) Legal
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Consultant
2 9 (13.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) Architect
3 8 (11.94%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Data Centre Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Data Centre Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Data Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (8.96%) Kafka
1 6 (8.96%) Web Services
2 5 (7.46%) RESTful
3 1 (1.49%) Ajax
3 1 (1.49%) CSS
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) jQuery
3 1 (1.49%) JSON
3 1 (1.49%) Laravel
3 1 (1.49%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.49%) SOAP
3 1 (1.49%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
1 9 (13.43%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (11.94%) Clustering
3 6 (8.96%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (8.96%) NHS
4 4 (5.97%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.99%) Blog
5 2 (2.99%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.99%) PMI
5 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Linux
3 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.46%) Ubuntu
6 5 (7.46%) Unix
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.97%) CentOS
7 4 (5.97%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.48%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) DevOps
2 16 (23.88%) Presales
3 14 (20.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (17.91%) ITIL
5 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2
5 8 (11.94%) Project Management
6 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.96%) ITIL V3
7 6 (8.96%) Validation
8 5 (7.46%) Cloud Operations
8 5 (7.46%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (7.46%) Migration
8 5 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.46%) Tech Ops
9 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.97%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (5.97%) Information Management
9 4 (5.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
2 9 (13.43%) SQL
3 7 (10.45%) Python
4 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.97%) Java
4 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.48%) C
6 1 (1.49%) Perl
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (19.40%) Degree
3 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (13.43%) MCSE
4 8 (11.94%) MCSA
5 5 (7.46%) CCNP
5 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.97%) CCIE
6 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.48%) AWS Certification
7 3 (4.48%) CCNA
7 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.48%) MCP
7 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.99%) ISEB
8 2 (2.99%) MCITP
8 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.99%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) COBIT
2 2 (2.99%) PMO
3 1 (1.49%) GDPR
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (26.87%) Hyper-V
2 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.43%) vSphere
5 8 (11.94%) Docker
6 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.99%) vCloud
8 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) SCCM
2 10 (14.93%) Ansible
2 10 (14.93%) Puppet
3 6 (8.96%) Grafana
3 6 (8.96%) Graylog
3 6 (8.96%) SCOM
4 4 (5.97%) Nagios
4 4 (5.97%) Rundeck
5 3 (4.48%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (4.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (4.48%) WSUS
6 2 (2.99%) Terraform
7 1 (1.49%) QRadar
7 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.30%) VMware
3 14 (20.90%) Cisco
4 10 (14.93%) Citrix
5 9 (13.43%) EMC
5 9 (13.43%) HP
6 8 (11.94%) NetApp
7 6 (8.96%) IBM
7 6 (8.96%) Juniper
8 5 (7.46%) Dell
9 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.48%) Google
10 3 (4.48%) Huawei
10 3 (4.48%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (4.48%) Rackspace
10 3 (4.48%) Symantec
11 2 (2.99%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.99%) Aruba
11 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.49%) F5