Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 74 37
Rank change year-on-year -26 -37 -9
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 45 85 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.28% 3.36% 6.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.87% 9.75% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33 78 134
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% -8.00% +20.19%
10th Percentile £28,000 £33,375 £42,500
90th Percentile £89,000 £70,000 £83,375
Berkshire median annual salary £51,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% -12.50% +20.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 766 872 1,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 38.80% 34.44% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 655 703 805
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,450 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (37.78%) Windows
3 16 (35.56%) VMware
3 16 (35.56%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.11%) Linux
6 12 (26.67%) Cisco
6 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
6 12 (26.67%) DevOps
6 12 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (24.44%) Windows Server
8 10 (22.22%) Puppet
8 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
10 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
10 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
10 8 (17.78%) Degree
10 8 (17.78%) SCCM
10 8 (17.78%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (17.78%) Presales
10 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
10 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.78%) ITIL
11 7 (15.56%) Python
11 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
11 7 (15.56%) HP
11 7 (15.56%) Electronics
11 7 (15.56%) Jenkins

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 8 (17.78%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (35.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (13.33%) Office 365
4 5 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (11.11%) IaaS
4 5 (11.11%) PaaS
5 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (6.67%) SaaS
6 2 (4.44%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (2.22%) GitHub
7 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 5 (11.11%) BGP
2 5 (11.11%) DNS
2 5 (11.11%) VPN
2 5 (11.11%) WAN
3 4 (8.89%) LAN
3 4 (8.89%) OSPF
3 4 (8.89%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.89%) Wireless
4 3 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (6.67%) DHCP
4 3 (6.67%) IP Telephony
4 3 (6.67%) MPLS
4 3 (6.67%) SNMP
5 2 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (4.44%) Network Security
5 2 (4.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.89%) Big Data
3 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) Ant
General
1 7 (15.56%) Electronics
2 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.89%) Marketing
3 4 (8.89%) Military
4 3 (6.67%) French Language
4 3 (6.67%) German Language
5 2 (4.44%) Finance
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
5 2 (4.44%) Retail
6 1 (2.22%) Billing
6 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Business Development Director
5 3 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) CloudOps Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Development Director
5 3 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Sales Director
5 3 (6.67%) Sales Representative
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (8.89%) Kafka
1 4 (8.89%) RESTful
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 5 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (8.89%) Smartphone
5 3 (6.67%) Clustering
6 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.22%) Replication
7 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Linux
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.89%) CentOS
6 4 (8.89%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.89%) Unix
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps
1 12 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 12 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
2 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Presales
3 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (13.33%) CRM
3 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.33%) Validation
4 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.11%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) Tech Ops
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Business Development
5 4 (8.89%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (8.89%) Information Management
5 4 (8.89%) Power Management
5 4 (8.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.56%) Python
3 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.89%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
1 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) MCSE
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCSA
4 3 (6.67%) CCNP
4 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) AWS Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CCIE
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.22%) HP ASE
6 1 (2.22%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) NCIE
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.22%) RHCE
6 1 (2.22%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.89%) PMO
2 3 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (4.44%) COBIT
4 1 (2.22%) GDPR
4 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (11.11%) Docker
5 2 (4.44%) vCloud
5 2 (4.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Puppet
2 8 (17.78%) SCCM
3 6 (13.33%) Nagios
4 5 (11.11%) Ansible
5 4 (8.89%) Grafana
5 4 (8.89%) Graylog
5 4 (8.89%) Rundeck
5 4 (8.89%) SCOM
5 4 (8.89%) SCVMM
6 3 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (6.67%) WSUS
7 2 (4.44%) Capistrano
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (2.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) VMware
2 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Cisco
4 7 (15.56%) F5
4 7 (15.56%) HP
5 6 (13.33%) Aruba
5 6 (13.33%) EMC
6 5 (11.11%) Citrix
6 5 (11.11%) Juniper
7 4 (8.89%) IBM
7 4 (8.89%) Mitel
7 4 (8.89%) NetApp
7 4 (8.89%) Peregrine
8 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.67%) Google
8 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (4.44%) Dell
9 2 (4.44%) New Relic
9 2 (4.44%) Rackspace
9 2 (4.44%) Red Hat