Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 98 90
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 19 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.37% 1.79% 2.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.19% 5.09% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 58
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,725 £21,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 South Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 453 668 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 32.78% 35.25% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 382 574 642
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,725 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.03% +4.79% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,825 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,000 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,725 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.06% +7.78% -6.67%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in South Wales

Data Centre
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in South Wales

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in South Wales

Data Centre
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Cardiff +20 11 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Newport -8 7 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Torfaen +3 1 - -
Data Centre
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) Project Management
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) Citrix
6 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (21.05%) SAN
8 3 (15.79%) WAN
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.79%) Change Management
8 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
8 3 (15.79%) Advertising
8 3 (15.79%) Retail
8 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
8 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (15.79%) APMP
8 3 (15.79%) Matrix Organization

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) SAN
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) DHCP
5 2 (10.53%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
5 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
5 2 (10.53%) SNMP
5 2 (10.53%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) Skype
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Consultant
1 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Product Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Automation Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Technician
3 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Data Technician
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) CentOS
4 2 (10.53%) Debian
4 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) AWK
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) APMP
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GDPR
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp