Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 88 152
Rank change year-on-year +20 +64 -34
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 99 134 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.32% 3.00% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.12% 8.86% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 76 127 78
Median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.94% -10.53%
10th Percentile £27,135 £31,250 £27,941
90th Percentile £84,375 £67,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% -5.56%

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 978 1,513 2,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.75% 33.85% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 808 1,290 1,678
Median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 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
Leeds +1 66 £45,000 -14.29% 3
Wakefield +20 16 £67,500 +137.44%
Bradford +3 6 £29,000 -17.14%
Wetherby - 4 £37,500 - 1
Sowerby Bridge - 3 £50,125 -
Elland - 1 £40,000 -
Data Centre
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 33 (33.33%) VMware
2 32 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
4 30 (30.30%) Windows
5 26 (26.26%) WAN
6 25 (25.25%) Linux
6 25 (25.25%) SQL
6 25 (25.25%) Azure
7 24 (24.24%) Active Directory
8 23 (23.23%) Cisco
9 21 (21.21%) Windows Server
10 20 (20.20%) Migration
10 20 (20.20%) Docker
11 19 (19.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (18.18%) PHP
12 18 (18.18%) Ansible
13 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
13 16 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (15.15%) Puppet
14 15 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (14.14%) Bash Shell
15 14 (14.14%) ITIL
15 14 (14.14%) Python
16 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
16 13 (13.13%) Azure SQL Database
16 13 (13.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 12 (12.12%) PaaS
17 12 (12.12%) YAML
17 12 (12.12%) SCVMM

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 11 (11.11%) Confluence
1 11 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.25%) Azure
2 12 (12.12%) IaaS
2 12 (12.12%) Office 365
2 12 (12.12%) PaaS
3 11 (11.11%) Azure Data Factory
3 11 (11.11%) Azure Stack
3 11 (11.11%) Power Platform
4 9 (9.09%) AWS
5 7 (7.07%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (5.05%) GCP
7 3 (3.03%) SaaS
8 1 (1.01%) GitHub
8 1 (1.01%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.26%) WAN
2 11 (11.11%) Firewall
2 11 (11.11%) LAN
2 11 (11.11%) VPN
3 8 (8.08%) Internet
4 7 (7.07%) BIG-IP
4 7 (7.07%) Software-Defined Networking
4 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.07%) VLAN
5 6 (6.06%) BGP
5 6 (6.06%) SAN
6 5 (5.05%) HSRP
6 5 (5.05%) IPsec
7 4 (4.04%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (4.04%) DNS
7 4 (4.04%) IPv4
7 4 (4.04%) IPv6
7 4 (4.04%) MPLS
7 4 (4.04%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (4.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (11.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 11 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (11.11%) MariaDB
2 11 (11.11%) MySQL
2 11 (11.11%) Power BI
3 7 (7.07%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Bitbucket
2 11 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.11%) JIRA
3 7 (7.07%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.01%) GitLab
4 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.10%) Finance
3 7 (7.07%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (24.24%) Architect
2 14 (14.14%) Administrator
2 14 (14.14%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (10.10%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (8.08%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.08%) Technical Manager
5 8 (8.08%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (7.07%) Azure Architect
7 6 (6.06%) Data Centre Manager
7 6 (6.06%) Platform Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.05%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Network Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Network Project Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Telephony Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Telephony Project Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) YAML
2 11 (11.11%) LAMP
3 7 (7.07%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (6.06%) Laravel
5 4 (4.04%) REST
6 1 (1.01%) .NET
6 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.01%) JSON
6 1 (1.01%) Node.js
6 1 (1.01%) React
6 1 (1.01%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Clustering
2 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (5.05%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.04%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.03%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.01%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) iSeries
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.30%) Windows
2 25 (25.25%) Linux
3 21 (21.21%) Windows Server
4 12 (12.12%) Ubuntu
5 11 (11.11%) CentOS
5 11 (11.11%) FreeBSD
5 11 (11.11%) FreeNAS
6 5 (5.05%) Debian
7 4 (4.04%) Unix
7 4 (4.04%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.20%) Migration
2 19 (19.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (14.14%) ITIL
6 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
6 13 (13.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (11.11%) Analytics
8 11 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (11.11%) Capacity Management
8 11 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (11.11%) Data Analytics
8 11 (11.11%) Data Transformation
8 11 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
8 11 (11.11%) Visualisation
9 10 (10.10%) DevOps
9 10 (10.10%) Network Virtualisation
9 10 (10.10%) Project Delivery
10 9 (9.09%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.25%) SQL
2 18 (18.18%) PHP
3 14 (14.14%) Bash Shell
3 14 (14.14%) Python
4 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (1.01%) C#
6 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.01%) Perl
6 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.05%) CCIE
3 4 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.03%) CCNA
4 3 (3.03%) CCNP
4 3 (3.03%) CITP
5 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.01%) Degree
6 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.06%) SLA
3 2 (2.02%) PA-DSS
4 1 (1.01%) GDPR
4 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 20 (20.20%) Docker
4 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
5 11 (11.11%) KVM
5 11 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (7.07%) vSphere
7 6 (6.06%) VMware NSX
8 1 (1.01%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (18.18%) Ansible
2 15 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (15.15%) Puppet
3 12 (12.12%) SCVMM
4 11 (11.11%) Proxmox
5 7 (7.07%) Terraform
6 6 (6.06%) vCenter Server
7 4 (4.04%) Grafana
7 4 (4.04%) ZABBIX
8 3 (3.03%) Kubernetes
9 2 (2.02%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (2.02%) SCCM
9 2 (2.02%) SCOM
10 1 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (1.01%) FortiGate
10 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (33.33%) VMware
2 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
3 23 (23.23%) Cisco
4 11 (11.11%) Aruba
4 11 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 11 (11.11%) Databricks
4 11 (11.11%) Percona
4 11 (11.11%) PlateSpin
4 11 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 11 (11.11%) SaltStack
4 11 (11.11%) Tableau
4 11 (11.11%) VirtaMove
5 8 (8.08%) Fortinet
5 8 (8.08%) Juniper
5 8 (8.08%) NETGEAR
6 5 (5.05%) Avaya
6 5 (5.05%) Dell
7 4 (4.04%) Ericsson
7 4 (4.04%) HP
7 4 (4.04%) Nokia