Period
to 15 October 2021

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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 143 111 91
Rank change year-on-year -32 -20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 133 50 272
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.99% 1.87% 3.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.23% 5.51% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 91 40 213
10th Percentile £34,750 £31,250 £20,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £40,188 £21,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £46,250 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.70% +32.14% -20.45%
75th Percentile £58,125 £60,313 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £95,000 £62,200
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

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 2,542 908 2,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.04% 34.03% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,871 773 1,647
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £22,500
25th Percentile £39,750 £37,000 £31,738
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,585 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.19% +4.70% +4.76%

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 15 October 2021.

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 15 October 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
West Yorkshire -20 113 £47,500 -13.64% 11
North Yorkshire +14 18 £40,000 -25.58% 3
South Yorkshire -58 1 £42,000 -4.00% 4
Data Centre
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 77 (57.89%) Azure
2 65 (48.87%) Microsoft
3 46 (34.59%) Windows
4 45 (33.83%) Active Directory
5 39 (29.32%) AWS
6 34 (25.56%) Microsoft 365
6 34 (25.56%) Mentoring
7 32 (24.06%) Cisco
8 30 (22.56%) Finance
9 29 (21.80%) Azure Active Directory
10 26 (19.55%) Windows Server
11 24 (18.05%) ITIL
11 24 (18.05%) Social Skills
12 23 (17.29%) DevOps
13 22 (16.54%) Ansible
13 22 (16.54%) Docker
13 22 (16.54%) Kubernetes
13 22 (16.54%) Cisco Certification
14 21 (15.79%) Public Cloud
14 21 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
15 20 (15.04%) Presales
16 19 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
17 18 (13.53%) VMware
17 18 (13.53%) SQL
18 17 (12.78%) JavaScript
18 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
18 17 (12.78%) CCNA
18 17 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (12.78%) Terraform
18 17 (12.78%) Problem-Solving

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 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.02%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.26%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.26%) CMS
4 3 (2.26%) Confluence
4 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.26%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.50%) IIS
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.75%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 77 (57.89%) Azure
2 39 (29.32%) AWS
3 34 (25.56%) Microsoft 365
4 29 (21.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (11.28%) GCP
6 10 (7.52%) IaaS
7 6 (4.51%) Cohesity
8 5 (3.76%) OneDrive
8 5 (3.76%) Slack
9 3 (2.26%) PaaS
10 2 (1.50%) SaaS
11 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.75%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.28%) SAN
2 14 (10.53%) Firewall
3 13 (9.77%) DNS
3 13 (9.77%) LAN
4 12 (9.02%) WAN
5 9 (6.77%) DHCP
5 9 (6.77%) Wireless
6 8 (6.02%) Cisco Firepower
6 8 (6.02%) VPN
7 7 (5.26%) Unified Communications
8 6 (4.51%) Broadband
9 5 (3.76%) BGP
9 5 (3.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (3.76%) MPLS
9 5 (3.76%) VLAN
9 5 (3.76%) VoIP
10 4 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (2.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.50%) Big Data
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.75%) Power BI
4 1 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.75%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.77%) Cucumber
2 9 (6.77%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.77%) Postman
2 9 (6.77%) Selenium
2 9 (6.77%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.01%) JIRA
4 2 (1.50%) RStudio
General
1 30 (22.56%) Finance
2 24 (18.05%) Social Skills
3 14 (10.53%) Retail
4 10 (7.52%) Presentation Skills
5 9 (6.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 9 (6.77%) Law
5 9 (6.77%) Marketing
6 7 (5.26%) Public Sector
7 6 (4.51%) Billing
7 6 (4.51%) Games
8 5 (3.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
10 3 (2.26%) Local Government
10 3 (2.26%) Publishing
11 2 (1.50%) Legal
12 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 26 (19.55%) Architect
2 22 (16.54%) Consultant
3 16 (12.03%) Technical Consultant
4 14 (10.53%) Cloud Consultant
5 11 (8.27%) IT Engineer
6 10 (7.52%) Network Engineer
6 10 (7.52%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (6.77%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (6.77%) Technical Trainer
7 9 (6.77%) Trainer
8 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.26%) Developer
10 6 (4.51%) IT Consultant
10 6 (4.51%) Presales Consultant
10 6 (4.51%) Presales Engineer
10 6 (4.51%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (3.76%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.77%) React
2 9 (6.77%) AngularJS
2 9 (6.77%) Node.js
3 7 (5.26%) CSS
3 7 (5.26%) HTML
4 5 (3.76%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (3.01%) .NET
6 3 (2.26%) jQuery
7 1 (0.75%) COM
7 1 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) Public Cloud
1 21 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (4.51%) Driving Licence
2 6 (4.51%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (4.51%) Social Media
3 5 (3.76%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.01%) Replication
5 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.26%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.50%) User Experience
7 1 (0.75%) CMDB
7 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.75%) Life Science
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (34.59%) Windows
2 26 (19.55%) Windows Server
3 14 (10.53%) Linux
4 10 (7.52%) Windows Server 2019
5 7 (5.26%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.76%) Android
6 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.26%) AIX
7 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.50%) Unix
9 1 (0.75%) CentOS
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.56%) Mentoring
2 24 (18.05%) ITIL
3 23 (17.29%) DevOps
4 20 (15.04%) Presales
5 17 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.78%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (12.03%) PRINCE2
6 16 (12.03%) Project Management
7 14 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (10.53%) Requirements Gathering
8 13 (9.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (9.02%) Line Management
10 11 (8.27%) Migration
11 10 (7.52%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (7.52%) Software Licensing
12 9 (6.77%) Analytics
12 9 (6.77%) Change Control
12 9 (6.77%) Data Analytics
12 9 (6.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 9 (6.77%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.53%) SQL
2 17 (12.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (9.77%) Python
4 12 (9.02%) Java
5 9 (6.77%) TypeScript
6 8 (6.02%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.51%) Go
8 4 (3.01%) C
8 4 (3.01%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.26%) Groovy
10 1 (0.75%) Perl
10 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (16.54%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (12.78%) CCNA
3 11 (8.27%) MCSE
3 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.51%) Degree
5 6 (4.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (3.76%) CCNP
7 4 (3.01%) JNCIE
8 3 (2.26%) MCP
9 2 (1.50%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.75%) CCIE
10 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.75%) MCITP
10 1 (0.75%) RHCE
10 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.50%) NCSC
3 1 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (33.83%) Active Directory
2 22 (16.54%) Docker
3 12 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.02%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (4.51%) vSphere
7 5 (3.76%) BitLocker
8 3 (2.26%) KVM
9 1 (0.75%) HDFS
9 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (16.54%) Ansible
1 22 (16.54%) Kubernetes
2 19 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
3 17 (12.78%) Terraform
4 16 (12.03%) Single Sign-On
5 14 (10.53%) SCCM
6 7 (5.26%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 7 (5.26%) Puppet
7 6 (4.51%) WSUS
8 5 (3.76%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (3.01%) SCOM
10 3 (2.26%) Salt
11 2 (1.50%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (1.50%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (48.87%) Microsoft
2 32 (24.06%) Cisco
3 18 (13.53%) VMware
4 15 (11.28%) Apple
4 15 (11.28%) HP
5 12 (9.02%) NetApp
6 10 (7.52%) Adobe
6 10 (7.52%) IBM
6 10 (7.52%) Veeam
6 10 (7.52%) Zerto
7 9 (6.77%) Google
8 8 (6.02%) EMC
9 7 (5.26%) Dell
10 6 (4.51%) CommVault
10 6 (4.51%) F5
10 6 (4.51%) Veritas
11 5 (3.76%) Juniper
12 4 (3.01%) Brocade
12 4 (3.01%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.01%) Red Hat