Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 153 145 100
Rank change year-on-year -8 -45 -41
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 118 47 157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.69% 1.24% 2.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.46% 3.42% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 54 37 118
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £27,350
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,500 £54,568 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -25.78% +21.26% +11.94%
75th Percentile £48,750 £59,351 £60,938
90th Percentile £67,750 £92,000 £76,500
England median annual salary £57,050 £60,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year -4.92% +6.19% +2.73%

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 2,644 1,375 1,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.78% 36.26% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,724 1,116 1,460
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,313 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -8 89 £39,500 -28.18% 20
North Yorkshire -1 24 £40,000 -20.00% 4
South Yorkshire -47 4 - - 2
Data Centre
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 61 (51.69%) Microsoft
2 47 (39.83%) Azure
3 46 (38.98%) Active Directory
4 44 (37.29%) Microsoft 365
5 43 (36.44%) Windows
6 36 (30.51%) Finance
7 34 (28.81%) Cybersecurity
8 30 (25.42%) Windows Server
8 30 (25.42%) Apple
9 28 (23.73%) Linux
10 25 (21.19%) Azure Active Directory
10 25 (21.19%) Social Skills
11 24 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (20.34%) Software Licensing
11 24 (20.34%) Presales
11 24 (20.34%) Adobe
12 23 (19.49%) Degree
13 22 (18.64%) Microsoft Intune
13 22 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 19 (16.10%) Public Cloud
14 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
14 19 (16.10%) Project Management
15 18 (15.25%) AWS
16 17 (14.41%) Hyper-V
16 17 (14.41%) Cisco
16 17 (14.41%) DNS
16 17 (14.41%) Mentoring
16 17 (14.41%) Docker
16 17 (14.41%) Single Sign-On
17 16 (13.56%) ITIL

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 (9.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.63%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.24%) IIS
4 4 (3.39%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.54%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.54%) CMS
5 3 (2.54%) Confluence
6 2 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.85%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 47 (39.83%) Azure
2 44 (37.29%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (21.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 18 (15.25%) AWS
5 6 (5.08%) OneDrive
6 5 (4.24%) IaaS
6 5 (4.24%) Slack
7 4 (3.39%) PaaS
8 3 (2.54%) SaaS
9 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.85%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.85%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.41%) DNS
2 14 (11.86%) SAN
3 13 (11.02%) Firewall
4 12 (10.17%) VPN
5 11 (9.32%) DHCP
6 9 (7.63%) VLAN
7 7 (5.93%) Unified Communications
8 5 (4.24%) Kerberos
8 5 (4.24%) Wireless
9 4 (3.39%) SSL
9 4 (3.39%) VoIP
9 4 (3.39%) WAN
10 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.69%) LAN
11 2 (1.69%) MPLS
11 2 (1.69%) SD-WAN
11 2 (1.69%) Skype
12 1 (0.85%) Cisco Firepower
12 1 (0.85%) Cisco ISE
12 1 (0.85%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.54%) MySQL
3 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.54%) SQLite
4 2 (1.69%) Big Data
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.85%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.85%) Power BI
5 1 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.39%) JIRA
2 2 (1.69%) RStudio
General
1 36 (30.51%) Finance
2 25 (21.19%) Social Skills
3 14 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.08%) Public Sector
4 6 (5.08%) Retail
5 5 (4.24%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (4.24%) Presentation Skills
5 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.39%) Marketing
7 3 (2.54%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (2.54%) Publishing
8 2 (1.69%) Legal
8 2 (1.69%) Local Government
9 1 (0.85%) Billing
9 1 (0.85%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 27 (22.88%) Architect
2 24 (20.34%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (11.86%) Cloud Consultant
3 14 (11.86%) Consultant
3 14 (11.86%) Technical Consultant
4 10 (8.47%) Microsoft 365 Architect
4 10 (8.47%) Support Engineer
4 10 (8.47%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (6.78%) Data Architect
5 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Data Centre Architect
6 7 (5.93%) Developer
6 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Analyst
7 6 (5.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (5.08%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.08%) Network Analyst
7 6 (5.08%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (5.08%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.32%) .NET
2 7 (5.93%) CSS
2 7 (5.93%) HTML
3 5 (4.24%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (3.39%) React
4 4 (3.39%) RESTful
5 3 (2.54%) .NET Core
5 3 (2.54%) jQuery
6 2 (1.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) Public Cloud
2 15 (12.71%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.24%) Life Science
3 5 (4.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.24%) NHS
3 5 (4.24%) PMI
3 5 (4.24%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.39%) Replication
5 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.69%) User Experience
7 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.85%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.44%) Windows
2 30 (25.42%) Windows Server
3 28 (23.73%) Linux
4 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2019
5 8 (6.78%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.08%) Android
6 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.24%) Unix
7 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.54%) AIX
9 3 (2.54%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.81%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (20.34%) Presales
2 24 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (20.34%) Software Licensing
3 22 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 19 (16.10%) Project Management
5 17 (14.41%) Mentoring
6 16 (13.56%) ITIL
7 15 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (11.86%) Requirements Gathering
9 11 (9.32%) CRM
10 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
10 10 (8.47%) Server Management
11 9 (7.63%) Analytics
11 9 (7.63%) Data Analytics
11 9 (7.63%) Data Centre Operations
11 9 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (6.78%) Collaborative Working
12 8 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (5.93%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.86%) SQL
2 12 (10.17%) Python
3 8 (6.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.78%) Shell Script
4 7 (5.93%) Java
5 6 (5.08%) Bash
6 5 (4.24%) Perl
7 4 (3.39%) Go
7 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.54%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (19.49%) Degree
2 13 (11.02%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (9.32%) CCNA
4 9 (7.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (6.78%) MCSE
5 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (5.93%) MCP
6 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.93%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.24%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.69%) CCNP
9 1 (0.85%) MCITP
9 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.85%) RHCE
9 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.24%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.24%) NCSC
3 1 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (38.98%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.41%) Docker
2 17 (14.41%) Hyper-V
3 9 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.63%) vSphere
4 7 (5.93%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (5.08%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.85%) HDFS
6 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (18.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (14.41%) Single Sign-On
3 15 (12.71%) SCCM
4 11 (9.32%) Ansible
5 10 (8.47%) Kubernetes
5 10 (8.47%) WSUS
6 7 (5.93%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 6 (5.08%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (3.39%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.54%) SCOM
10 2 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (1.69%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.85%) Puppet
11 1 (0.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 61 (51.69%) Microsoft
2 30 (25.42%) Apple
3 24 (20.34%) Adobe
4 17 (14.41%) Cisco
5 14 (11.86%) VMware
6 8 (6.78%) HP
6 8 (6.78%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.93%) NetApp
8 5 (4.24%) Oracle
9 4 (3.39%) Atlassian
9 4 (3.39%) Brocade
9 4 (3.39%) IBM
9 4 (3.39%) Veeam
9 4 (3.39%) Zerto
10 3 (2.54%) Aruba
10 3 (2.54%) EMC
11 2 (1.69%) F5
11 2 (1.69%) Hitachi
11 2 (1.69%) MapR
12 1 (0.85%) Dell Compellent