Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 72 161
Rank change year-on-year -10 +89 -19
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 137 326 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.98% 4.35% 1.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.13% 11.64% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 105 283 138
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £20,250 £25,329
90th Percentile £72,500 £58,750 £67,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,500 2,801 3,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 32.57% 37.41% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,222 2,141 2,539
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Yorkshire

Data Centre
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Data Centre in Yorkshire

Data Centre
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Centre in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Centre in Yorkshire

Data Centre
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
West Yorkshire +16 100 £45,000 -5.26% 2
North Yorkshire +4 18 £65,000 +195.45% 1
South Yorkshire -4 15 £30,000 -36.84%
East Yorkshire +18 2 £60,000 +26.32%
Data Centre
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 43 (31.39%) Microsoft
2 36 (26.28%) VMware
3 35 (25.55%) WAN
3 35 (25.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (24.82%) Cisco
5 32 (23.36%) Windows
6 30 (21.90%) Azure
7 26 (18.98%) Linux
8 25 (18.25%) SQL
8 25 (18.25%) Active Directory
8 25 (18.25%) Firewall
9 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (16.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 21 (15.33%) Windows Server
11 21 (15.33%) Migration
11 21 (15.33%) ITIL
12 20 (14.60%) PHP
12 20 (14.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 20 (14.60%) Docker
12 20 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (13.14%) Ansible
13 18 (13.14%) LAN
14 17 (12.41%) VPN
14 17 (12.41%) PaaS
14 17 (12.41%) Hyper-V
14 17 (12.41%) IaaS
14 17 (12.41%) DevOps
15 16 (11.68%) SAN
16 15 (10.95%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (10.95%) Finance

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (8.03%) Confluence
1 11 (8.03%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.73%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 30 (21.90%) Azure
2 17 (12.41%) IaaS
2 17 (12.41%) PaaS
3 14 (10.22%) Office 365
4 12 (8.76%) AWS
5 11 (8.03%) Azure Data Factory
5 11 (8.03%) Azure Stack
5 11 (8.03%) Power Platform
6 7 (5.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (4.38%) GCP
8 2 (1.46%) SaaS
8 2 (1.46%) Serverless
9 1 (0.73%) GitHub
9 1 (0.73%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.55%) WAN
2 25 (18.25%) Firewall
3 18 (13.14%) LAN
4 17 (12.41%) VPN
5 16 (11.68%) SAN
6 13 (9.49%) TCP/IP
7 12 (8.76%) Internet
8 11 (8.03%) BGP
9 9 (6.57%) IPv4
9 9 (6.57%) IPv6
9 9 (6.57%) MPLS
9 9 (6.57%) OSPF
10 7 (5.11%) BIG-IP
10 7 (5.11%) Software-Defined Networking
10 7 (5.11%) Structured Cabling
10 7 (5.11%) VLAN
11 5 (3.65%) HSRP
11 5 (3.65%) IPsec
11 5 (3.65%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (8.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 11 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (8.03%) MariaDB
2 11 (8.03%) MySQL
2 11 (8.03%) Power BI
3 7 (5.11%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (8.76%) Bitbucket
2 11 (8.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.03%) JIRA
3 7 (5.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.73%) GitLab
4 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (10.95%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.11%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.92%) Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Law
5 2 (1.46%) Legal
5 2 (1.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (18.25%) Architect
2 20 (14.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (10.22%) Administrator
3 14 (10.22%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (8.03%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (8.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (8.03%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (7.30%) Technical Manager
6 9 (6.57%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (5.84%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.84%) Technical Project Manager
8 7 (5.11%) Azure Architect
9 6 (4.38%) Data Centre Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Platform Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Data Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Network Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Network Project Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.49%) YAML
2 11 (8.03%) LAMP
3 7 (5.11%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (4.38%) Laravel
5 4 (2.92%) REST
6 2 (1.46%) JSON
7 1 (0.73%) .NET
7 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.73%) LDAP
7 1 (0.73%) Node.js
7 1 (0.73%) React
7 1 (0.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) Clustering
2 8 (5.84%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (4.38%) iSeries
4 6 (4.38%) NHS
5 5 (3.65%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.19%) Fibre Optics
6 3 (2.19%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.46%) User Experience
8 1 (0.73%) AS400
8 1 (0.73%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.36%) Windows
2 26 (18.98%) Linux
3 21 (15.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (8.76%) Ubuntu
5 11 (8.03%) CentOS
5 11 (8.03%) FreeBSD
5 11 (8.03%) FreeNAS
6 5 (3.65%) Debian
6 5 (3.65%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.92%) Unix
7 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (16.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (15.33%) ITIL
3 21 (15.33%) Migration
4 20 (14.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (12.41%) DevOps
6 14 (10.22%) Configuration Management
7 13 (9.49%) Presales
8 12 (8.76%) Analytics
8 12 (8.76%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (8.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 12 (8.76%) Project Delivery
9 11 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (8.03%) Capacity Management
9 11 (8.03%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (8.03%) Data Analytics
9 11 (8.03%) Data Transformation
9 11 (8.03%) Incident Management
9 11 (8.03%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.25%) SQL
2 20 (14.60%) PHP
3 15 (10.95%) Bash Shell
4 14 (10.22%) Python
5 6 (4.38%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.19%) Ruby
7 1 (0.73%) C
7 1 (0.73%) C#
7 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.73%) Perl
7 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.95%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.30%) CCNP
3 5 (3.65%) CCIE
4 4 (2.92%) CCNA
4 4 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.19%) CITP
6 2 (1.46%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) Degree
7 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.73%) GDPR
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.73%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (25.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (18.25%) Active Directory
3 20 (14.60%) Docker
4 17 (12.41%) Hyper-V
5 11 (8.03%) KVM
5 11 (8.03%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (5.84%) vSphere
7 6 (4.38%) VMware NSX
8 4 (2.92%) vCloud
9 2 (1.46%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (13.14%) Ansible
2 15 (10.95%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (10.95%) Puppet
3 12 (8.76%) SCVMM
4 11 (8.03%) Proxmox
5 7 (5.11%) Terraform
6 6 (4.38%) FortiGate
6 6 (4.38%) vCenter Server
7 4 (2.92%) Grafana
7 4 (2.92%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.19%) Kubernetes
8 3 (2.19%) SCCM
8 3 (2.19%) SCOM
9 2 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.73%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (31.39%) Microsoft
2 36 (26.28%) VMware
3 34 (24.82%) Cisco
4 11 (8.03%) Aruba
4 11 (8.03%) Atlassian
4 11 (8.03%) Databricks
4 11 (8.03%) Percona
4 11 (8.03%) PlateSpin
4 11 (8.03%) Red Hat
4 11 (8.03%) SaltStack
4 11 (8.03%) Tableau
4 11 (8.03%) VirtaMove
5 10 (7.30%) Fortinet
6 9 (6.57%) Juniper
7 8 (5.84%) NETGEAR
8 6 (4.38%) Citrix
9 5 (3.65%) Avaya
9 5 (3.65%) Brocade
9 5 (3.65%) Dell
9 5 (3.65%) Ruckus Wireless