Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 112 80
Rank change year-on-year +49 -32 -4
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 22 5 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.59% 0.38% 2.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.05% 1.02% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 20
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% -9.09% +46.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,000 £26,205
90th Percentile £51,000 £66,125 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.13% - -

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 312 489 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 36.75% 37.30% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 262 342 365
Somerset median annual salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,525 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.83%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Somerset

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Somerset

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 2018. 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 +58 22 £32,500 +35.42% 3
Data Centre
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (59.09%) Windows
4 12 (54.55%) Cisco
4 12 (54.55%) LAN
4 12 (54.55%) WAN
4 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
6 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (40.91%) Incident Management
7 9 (40.91%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (40.91%) Server Management
7 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
7 9 (40.91%) Finance
7 9 (40.91%) SAN
7 9 (40.91%) WLAN
8 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) GDPR
8 5 (22.73%) Decision-Making
8 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (18.18%) JSON
9 4 (18.18%) jQuery
9 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
9 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
9 4 (18.18%) Data Structures

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) LAN
1 12 (54.55%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 9 (40.91%) WLAN
3 4 (18.18%) Firewall
4 3 (13.64%) DHCP
4 3 (13.64%) DNS
5 2 (9.09%) BGP
5 2 (9.09%) OSPF
5 2 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MS Access
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Support Engineer
3 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Support
3 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Junior
5 5 (22.73%) Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Data Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Junior Data Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Junior Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Field Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Ajax
1 4 (18.18%) jQuery
1 4 (18.18%) JSON
1 4 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Debian
6 1 (4.55%) Solaris
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (40.91%) Incident Management
3 9 (40.91%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (40.91%) Server Management
4 5 (22.73%) Decision-Making
5 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (4.55%) DevOps
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
8 1 (4.55%) ITSM
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) CIPD
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
4 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas