Period
to 20 May 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 51 28
Rank change year-on-year -20 -23 +19
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 81 132 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.19% 5.11% 7.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.69% 13.10% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 128 253
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -8.00%
10th Percentile £22,600 £38,025 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,375 £75,000 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% -9.09%

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 836 1,008 1,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.89% 39.05% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 698 737 1,390
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £74,125 £70,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 25 (30.86%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (28.40%) Windows
3 21 (25.93%) Linux
3 21 (25.93%) VMware
4 19 (23.46%) Cisco
5 18 (22.22%) ITIL
5 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (22.22%) DevOps
6 17 (20.99%) Python
6 17 (20.99%) SQL
6 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
7 14 (17.28%) WAN
7 14 (17.28%) PRINCE2
8 13 (16.05%) Migration
9 12 (14.81%) Project Management
10 11 (13.58%) Perl
10 11 (13.58%) HTML
10 11 (13.58%) VPN
10 11 (13.58%) HP
10 11 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (13.58%) JSON
10 11 (13.58%) Private Cloud
10 11 (13.58%) Windows Server
11 10 (12.35%) Office 365
11 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
11 10 (12.35%) Web Services
11 10 (12.35%) Internet
12 9 (11.11%) Back Office
12 9 (11.11%) Firewall
12 9 (11.11%) Unix

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 7 (8.64%) Skype for Business
2 6 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.70%) IIS
3 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.86%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (12.35%) Office 365
4 9 (11.11%) IaaS
5 6 (7.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (6.17%) PaaS
7 4 (4.94%) SaaS
8 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.47%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) WAN
2 11 (13.58%) VPN
3 10 (12.35%) Internet
4 9 (11.11%) Firewall
5 7 (8.64%) BGP
5 7 (8.64%) IPsec
5 7 (8.64%) LAN
5 7 (8.64%) MPLS
5 7 (8.64%) SAN
6 6 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (7.41%) HTTP
6 6 (7.41%) Network Security
6 6 (7.41%) OSPF
6 6 (7.41%) SSL
6 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.94%) EIGRP
8 3 (3.70%) DNS
8 3 (3.70%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.70%) NAS
8 3 (3.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) MySQL
1 8 (9.88%) NoSQL
1 8 (9.88%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.47%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (11.11%) Back Office
2 8 (9.88%) Billing
3 7 (8.64%) Finance
4 4 (4.94%) Advertising
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.47%) Arabic Language
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (17.28%) Consultant
2 10 (12.35%) Project Manager
3 8 (9.88%) Developer
3 8 (9.88%) PHP Developer
3 8 (9.88%) Python Developer
4 6 (7.41%) Customer Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Customer Operations Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Data Centre Manager
4 6 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Graduate
4 6 (7.41%) Junior
4 6 (7.41%) Junior DevOps
4 6 (7.41%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (6.17%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Azure Consultant
5 5 (6.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (6.17%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) HTML
1 11 (13.58%) JSON
2 10 (12.35%) Web Services
3 8 (9.88%) Ajax
3 8 (9.88%) CSS
3 8 (9.88%) jQuery
3 8 (9.88%) Laravel
3 8 (9.88%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (9.88%) RESTful
3 8 (9.88%) SOAP
3 8 (9.88%) Yii
4 3 (3.70%) LDAP
4 3 (3.70%) Regular Expression
4 3 (3.70%) XML
5 2 (2.47%) .NET
5 2 (2.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Private Cloud
2 9 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (8.64%) Clustering
3 7 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.41%) Blog
5 3 (3.70%) NHS
6 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.47%) Replication
6 2 (2.47%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.23%) PMI
7 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.40%) Windows
2 21 (25.93%) Linux
3 11 (13.58%) Windows Server
4 9 (11.11%) Unix
5 5 (6.17%) AIX
5 5 (6.17%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.70%) HPUX
6 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.70%) Solaris
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) DevOps
1 18 (22.22%) ITIL
2 14 (17.28%) PRINCE2
3 13 (16.05%) Migration
4 12 (14.81%) Project Management
5 8 (9.88%) MVC
6 7 (8.64%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (8.64%) Presales
7 6 (7.41%) API Integration
7 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.41%) Identity Management
7 6 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (7.41%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (6.17%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (4.94%) Business Development
9 4 (4.94%) Change Control
9 4 (4.94%) IT Strategy
9 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.94%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) Python
1 17 (20.99%) SQL
2 11 (13.58%) Perl
3 9 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.88%) PHP
5 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.70%) C#
6 3 (3.70%) C++
6 3 (3.70%) Java
6 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.47%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (9.88%) CCNP
2 8 (9.88%) Degree
3 6 (7.41%) CCIE
3 6 (7.41%) CCNA
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.94%) MCSE
5 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.70%) MCSA
6 3 (3.70%) RHCE
6 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.47%) HND
7 2 (2.47%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.47%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.47%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.47%) NCIE
7 2 (2.47%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.64%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.94%) vSphere
4 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.70%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.23%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) SCCM
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (6.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (3.70%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.47%) Puppet
4 2 (2.47%) Terraform
5 1 (1.23%) Ansible
5 1 (1.23%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (25.93%) VMware
2 19 (23.46%) Cisco
3 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.58%) HP
5 8 (9.88%) Juniper
5 8 (9.88%) Zend
6 7 (8.64%) Citrix
7 5 (6.17%) Symantec
8 3 (3.70%) Arista
8 3 (3.70%) Aruba
8 3 (3.70%) EMC
8 3 (3.70%) F5
8 3 (3.70%) Splunk
9 2 (2.47%) Apple
9 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.47%) Dell
9 2 (2.47%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (2.47%) Intel
9 2 (2.47%) NetApp
9 2 (2.47%) RedGate