Period
to 5 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
South West > Somerset
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 75 60
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15 +56
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 22 4 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 5.41% 0.52% 3.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.47% 1.44% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 23
Median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% +30.77% -35.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £25,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £58,750 £40,452
South West median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +17.78% -9.09% +23.75%

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 Somerset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 113 278 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 27.76% 36.20% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 95 227 237
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,400 £25,450
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Data Centre as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Somerset

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Centre in Somerset.

Salary trend for Data Centre in Somerset

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Centre in Somerset over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Somerset

Data Centre
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. 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
Bath +16 16 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Yeovil - 6 £42,500 -
Data Centre
South West

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 21 (95.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
3 16 (72.73%) Finance
3 16 (72.73%) SAN
3 16 (72.73%) Hyper-V
4 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
4 15 (68.18%) Degree
5 11 (50.00%) VLAN
5 11 (50.00%) Juniper
5 11 (50.00%) Firewall
5 11 (50.00%) Cisco
5 11 (50.00%) LAN
5 11 (50.00%) WAN
5 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (45.45%) Security Patching
6 10 (45.45%) Decision-Making
6 10 (45.45%) Systems Engineering
6 10 (45.45%) MCSE
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 10 (45.45%) SCCM
6 10 (45.45%) SCOM
6 10 (45.45%) SCVMM
6 10 (45.45%) NAS
6 10 (45.45%) 3PAR
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) DHCP
8 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 6 (27.27%) VPN

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Azure
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) SAN
2 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) LAN
2 11 (50.00%) VLAN
2 11 (50.00%) WAN
3 10 (45.45%) NAS
4 6 (27.27%) DHCP
4 6 (27.27%) MPLS
4 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (27.27%) VPN
4 6 (27.27%) Wireless
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (22.73%) DNS
5 5 (22.73%) IP Telephony
5 5 (22.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 6 (27.27%) IT Services Manager
2 6 (27.27%) IT Technical Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Service Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Services Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Data Centre Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Data Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2016
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
3 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (45.45%) Decision-Making
4 10 (45.45%) Security Patching
4 10 (45.45%) Systems Engineering
5 6 (27.27%) Information Security
5 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 6 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (27.27%) Server Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Auto-Scaling
6 1 (4.55%) BCP
6 1 (4.55%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Microservices
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (45.45%) MCSE
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (22.73%) CCIE
3 5 (22.73%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Hyper-V
2 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
1 10 (45.45%) SCOM
1 10 (45.45%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) Juniper
3 10 (45.45%) 3PAR
4 6 (27.27%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) SonicWALL
5 5 (22.73%) F5
5 5 (22.73%) FireEye
5 5 (22.73%) Infoblox