Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 147 104
Rank change year-on-year +37 -43 +8
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 104 93 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.36% 1.59% 2.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.15% 4.72% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 92 71 169
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 1,454 1,969 2,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.97% 33.64% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,225 1,564 1,800
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,100 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in West Yorkshire

Data Centre
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in West Yorkshire

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 +42 79 £55,000 +26.44% 13
Ilkley - 10 £35,000 -
Bradford +19 6 £35,000 -39.13%
Huddersfield - 3 £37,500 - 1
Wakefield -1 2 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Data Centre
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 51 (49.04%) Microsoft
2 49 (47.12%) Active Directory
3 46 (44.23%) Azure
4 44 (42.31%) Windows
5 32 (30.77%) Finance
6 31 (29.81%) Firewall
7 30 (28.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 26 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 24 (23.08%) VMware
9 24 (23.08%) IT Strategy
10 23 (22.12%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (21.15%) CCNA
11 22 (21.15%) Windows Server
12 21 (20.19%) Cisco
12 21 (20.19%) Migration
13 20 (19.23%) Mentoring
14 19 (18.27%) SAN
14 19 (18.27%) SharePoint
15 18 (17.31%) SQL
15 18 (17.31%) Hyper-V
16 17 (16.35%) Office 365
16 17 (16.35%) ITIL
17 16 (15.38%) Linux
17 16 (15.38%) TOGAF
17 16 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
18 15 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (14.42%) IaaS
18 15 (14.42%) WAN
19 14 (13.46%) Configuration Management
19 14 (13.46%) LAN

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 19 (18.27%) SharePoint
2 13 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.69%) IIS
4 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.85%) SAS
6 4 (3.85%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.96%) JBoss
7 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 46 (44.23%) Azure
2 17 (16.35%) Office 365
3 16 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (14.42%) IaaS
5 12 (11.54%) AWS
5 12 (11.54%) PaaS
6 9 (8.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (29.81%) Firewall
2 19 (18.27%) SAN
3 15 (14.42%) WAN
4 14 (13.46%) LAN
5 13 (12.50%) DNS
5 13 (12.50%) VPN
6 11 (10.58%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (10.58%) DHCP
7 9 (8.65%) BGP
7 9 (8.65%) MPLS
8 8 (7.69%) Cisco Firepower
8 8 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (7.69%) Ethernet
8 8 (7.69%) IP Telephony
8 8 (7.69%) VoIP
8 8 (7.69%) Wireless
9 5 (4.81%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.85%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.85%) NAS
10 4 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (30.77%) Finance
2 10 (9.62%) Public Sector
3 8 (7.69%) Banking
4 5 (4.81%) Retail
5 4 (3.85%) Legal
6 3 (2.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (24.04%) Architect
2 24 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (10.58%) Network Engineer
4 11 (10.58%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.69%) Network Support
6 8 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
6 8 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 8 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) IT Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.77%) Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Head of Strategy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) LDAP
1 5 (4.81%) Middleware
2 4 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (0.96%) .NET
3 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.96%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.96%) Kafka
3 1 (0.96%) Lucene
3 1 (0.96%) Node.js
3 1 (0.96%) OAuth
3 1 (0.96%) REST
3 1 (0.96%) SAML
3 1 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.81%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) PMI
5 1 (0.96%) Clustering
5 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.96%) iSeries
5 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (42.31%) Windows
2 22 (21.15%) Windows Server
3 16 (15.38%) Linux
4 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.73%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.85%) Unix
8 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.96%) AIX
9 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 24 (23.08%) IT Strategy
3 21 (20.19%) Migration
4 20 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 17 (16.35%) ITIL
6 16 (15.38%) TOGAF
7 14 (13.46%) Configuration Management
8 13 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 11 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (10.58%) Server Virtualisation
10 10 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (9.62%) DevOps
10 10 (9.62%) High Availability
10 10 (9.62%) Project Delivery
10 10 (9.62%) Project Management
10 10 (9.62%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (7.69%) Presales
11 8 (7.69%) Service Management
12 7 (6.73%) Change Management
12 7 (6.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.31%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) C
3 5 (4.81%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.96%) Go
4 1 (0.96%) Java
4 1 (0.96%) Perl
4 1 (0.96%) Python
4 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (22.12%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (21.15%) CCNA
3 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (11.54%) CCNP
4 12 (11.54%) MCSE
5 8 (7.69%) CCDP
5 8 (7.69%) CCIE
5 8 (7.69%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.88%) Degree
7 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.96%) CCA
8 1 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.96%) ISACA
8 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.96%) LPIC
8 1 (0.96%) MCP
8 1 (0.96%) MCSA
8 1 (0.96%) MCSD
8 1 (0.96%) RHCE
8 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.85%) COBIT
2 4 (3.85%) PMO
3 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (47.12%) Active Directory
2 18 (17.31%) Hyper-V
3 15 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (6.73%) vSphere
6 6 (5.77%) Docker
6 6 (5.77%) XenApp
7 4 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.96%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) SCCM
2 10 (9.62%) Backup Exec
3 9 (8.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (5.77%) Puppet
4 6 (5.77%) SCOM
5 5 (4.81%) SCOrch
6 4 (3.85%) WSUS
7 1 (0.96%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.96%) Kibana
7 1 (0.96%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.96%) logstash
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.96%) Nagios
7 1 (0.96%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (49.04%) Microsoft
2 24 (23.08%) VMware
3 21 (20.19%) Cisco
4 9 (8.65%) F5
5 8 (7.69%) Citrix
6 6 (5.77%) HP
7 5 (4.81%) EMC
8 4 (3.85%) Dell
8 4 (3.85%) Huawei
8 4 (3.85%) Meraki
8 4 (3.85%) Symantec
9 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.92%) Veeam
10 1 (0.96%) Bomgar
10 1 (0.96%) Brocade
10 1 (0.96%) Juniper
10 1 (0.96%) NetApp
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle
10 1 (0.96%) Red Hat