Period
to 15 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 112 118 94
Rank change year-on-year +6 -24 +45
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 31 80 140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.43% 1.96% 2.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.06% 6.12% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 43 66 108
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,625 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.56% +25.96% +1.67%
10th Percentile £31,500 £33,250 £31,353
90th Percentile £77,530 £100,000 £72,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% +11.76% -5.87%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 764 1,307 1,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.35% 32.03% 36.01%
Number of salaries quoted 656 1,095 1,403
Median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,492
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in West Yorkshire

Data Centre
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in West Yorkshire

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Centre in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in West Yorkshire

Data Centre
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 January 2021. 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
Leeds +9 14 £55,000 -0.90% 2
Bradford +13 6 £66,000 +10.00% 2
Huddersfield - 5 £57,246 -
Wakefield +16 1 £33,364 -29.01% 1
Data Centre
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 15 (48.39%) Azure
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) Office 365
4 11 (35.48%) Migration
5 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) AWS
5 8 (25.81%) Firewall
6 7 (22.58%) Change Management
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco
7 6 (19.35%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) MPLS
8 5 (16.13%) Local Government
9 4 (12.90%) BGP
9 4 (12.90%) Service Management
9 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.90%) SQL
9 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
9 4 (12.90%) DNS
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (12.90%) IaaS
9 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (12.90%) IT Strategy
9 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
10 3 (9.68%) Big Data

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Azure
2 12 (38.71%) Office 365
3 8 (25.81%) AWS
4 4 (12.90%) IaaS
5 3 (9.68%) GCP
6 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (6.45%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (6.45%) PaaS
7 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) MPLS
3 4 (12.90%) BGP
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
4 3 (9.68%) OSPF
4 3 (9.68%) VLAN
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) LAN
5 2 (6.45%) Skype
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 2 (6.45%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (3.23%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) DMZ
6 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.23%) IPsec
6 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (9.68%) Big Data
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Local Government
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Public Sector
3 2 (6.45%) Social Housing
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Head of Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Head of Operations
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) IT Director
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Core Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Design Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Head of IT
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (9.68%) IP Design Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) IP Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Product Design Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Product Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Migration
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Change Management
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (12.90%) IT Strategy
5 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.68%) People Management
6 3 (9.68%) Presales
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Data Security
7 2 (6.45%) ERP
7 2 (6.45%) ITSM
7 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CISA
2 2 (6.45%) CISM
2 2 (6.45%) CISSP
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCDP
3 1 (3.23%) CCIE
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) ITGC
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.23%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
1 2 (6.45%) SCOM
1 2 (6.45%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) Fortinet
3 3 (9.68%) Juniper
4 2 (6.45%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Meraki
5 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.23%) VMware