Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 95 99
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 9 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.68% 1.65% 1.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% 4.83% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 41
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £34,800 £24,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £52,856 £57,500
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 456 538 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 34.49% 34.25% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 404 473 598
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,125 £55,000 £55,925
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Newport +7 4 £40,000 +66.67%
Cardiff -5 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Bridgend -2 1 - - 2
Data Centre
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) High Availability
4 4 (44.44%) Advertising
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) Network Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) SNMP
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) DB2
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (11.11%) COM

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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) SNMP
3 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Governance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Governance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Product Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) AWK
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) GDPR
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat