Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 63 38
Rank change year-on-year -32 -25 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 49 97 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.28% 4.06% 6.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.52% 9.73% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35 85 130
Reading median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £66,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £91,500 £70,000 £90,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +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 888 997 1,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 41.40% 41.75% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 752 805 1,038
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,600 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -4.00% -

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 29 (59.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (53.06%) Windows
3 21 (42.86%) VMware
3 21 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.65%) DevOps
6 15 (30.61%) Linux
7 14 (28.57%) Presales
7 14 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 13 (26.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
10 10 (20.41%) Puppet
10 10 (20.41%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (20.41%) Cisco
10 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
11 9 (18.37%) Degree
11 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
11 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
11 9 (18.37%) IaaS
11 9 (18.37%) Ansible
11 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
11 9 (18.37%) PaaS
11 9 (18.37%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (16.33%) Office 365
12 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (16.33%) SCCM
12 8 (16.33%) Docker
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification

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 (20.41%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (6.12%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (18.37%) IaaS
3 9 (18.37%) PaaS
4 8 (16.33%) Office 365
5 7 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (8.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (6.12%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (4.08%) GitHub
8 2 (4.08%) SaaS
9 1 (2.04%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Firewall
1 6 (12.24%) VPN
2 5 (10.20%) DNS
2 5 (10.20%) SAN
2 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.12%) DHCP
3 3 (6.12%) LAN
3 3 (6.12%) WAN
3 3 (6.12%) Wireless
4 2 (4.08%) BGP
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.08%) NAS
4 2 (4.08%) Network Security
4 2 (4.08%) OSPF
4 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.08%) WLAN
5 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.04%) FTP
5 1 (2.04%) HTTP
5 1 (2.04%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Big Data
2 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Finance
4 3 (6.12%) Advertising
4 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 3 (6.12%) Retail
5 2 (4.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Architect
2 8 (16.33%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (14.29%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Data Centre Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Data Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.12%) CloudOps Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (12.24%) Kafka
2 4 (8.16%) RESTful
2 4 (8.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
1 9 (18.37%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.20%) Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (6.12%) NHS
4 3 (6.12%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.08%) Blog
5 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) PMI
6 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Linux
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.20%) Unix
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.16%) CentOS
7 4 (8.16%) Ubuntu
8 3 (6.12%) AIX
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) DevOps
2 14 (28.57%) Presales
3 13 (26.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (16.33%) Project Management
5 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.29%) ITIL
5 7 (14.29%) Validation
6 5 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.16%) Cloud Operations
7 4 (8.16%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (8.16%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (8.16%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (8.16%) Information Governance
7 4 (8.16%) Kanban
7 4 (8.16%) Product Management
7 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.16%) Scrum
7 4 (8.16%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.24%) Python
3 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.16%) Java
3 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.12%) SQL
5 2 (4.08%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.20%) MCSA
3 5 (10.20%) MCSE
4 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) MCP
6 2 (4.08%) AWS Certification
6 2 (4.08%) CCNP
6 2 (4.08%) MCITP
6 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.08%) RHCE
6 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.04%) ISEB
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.04%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) COBIT
2 1 (2.04%) GDPR
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) PMO
2 1 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
4 8 (16.33%) Docker
5 6 (12.24%) vSphere
6 3 (6.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Puppet
2 9 (18.37%) Ansible
3 8 (16.33%) SCCM
4 6 (12.24%) Grafana
4 6 (12.24%) Graylog
4 6 (12.24%) SCOM
5 4 (8.16%) Nagios
5 4 (8.16%) Rundeck
6 3 (6.12%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (6.12%) WSUS
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (2.04%) QRadar
7 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) VMware
2 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) EMC
5 6 (12.24%) Citrix
5 6 (12.24%) HP
5 6 (12.24%) IBM
5 6 (12.24%) NetApp
6 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.16%) Dell
7 4 (8.16%) Google
8 3 (6.12%) Huawei
8 3 (6.12%) Juniper
8 3 (6.12%) Rackspace
9 2 (4.08%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.08%) Aruba
9 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.08%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (2.04%) Kaspersky
10 1 (2.04%) Veeam