Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Center
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 92 87
Rank change year-on-year -44 -5 +49
Permanent jobs citing Data Centre 118 94 330
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.97% 2.59% 4.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.19% 8.70% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 101 62 263
10th Percentile £33,000 £29,225 £20,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,375 £21,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,125 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.24% +43.21% -17.65%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £97,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.17% +5.45% -

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 2,274 1,080 2,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.04% 29.74% 33.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,698 886 1,882
10th Percentile £30,925 £26,050 £23,500
25th Percentile £38,000 £32,750 £32,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £64,250 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -26 106 £47,500 -7.43% 14
North Yorkshire -1 6 £52,500 - 3
East Yorkshire -8 4 £37,500 -37.50%
South Yorkshire -53 2 £44,750 +37.69% 2
Data Centre
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 62 (52.54%) Azure
2 42 (35.59%) Microsoft
3 38 (32.20%) AWS
4 37 (31.36%) Cisco
5 33 (27.97%) Mentoring
6 28 (23.73%) Social Skills
6 28 (23.73%) LAN
7 27 (22.88%) Firewall
8 26 (22.03%) Windows
8 26 (22.03%) ITIL
9 25 (21.19%) WAN
10 23 (19.49%) DevOps
11 21 (17.80%) Ansible
12 20 (16.95%) Docker
12 20 (16.95%) Kubernetes
12 20 (16.95%) Terraform
13 19 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (16.10%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (15.25%) GCP
14 18 (15.25%) Self-Motivation
15 17 (14.41%) PRINCE2
16 16 (13.56%) Migration
16 16 (13.56%) Microsoft 365
17 15 (12.71%) Finance
18 14 (11.86%) VMware
18 14 (11.86%) Wireless
18 14 (11.86%) Java
18 14 (11.86%) SAN
18 14 (11.86%) HP
18 14 (11.86%) Jenkins

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 8 (6.78%) OpenStack
1 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.69%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (52.54%) Azure
2 38 (32.20%) AWS
3 18 (15.25%) GCP
4 16 (13.56%) Microsoft 365
5 10 (8.47%) IaaS
6 8 (6.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (6.78%) Cohesity
7 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.69%) PaaS
7 2 (1.69%) Serverless
8 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.85%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.73%) LAN
2 27 (22.88%) Firewall
3 25 (21.19%) WAN
4 14 (11.86%) SAN
4 14 (11.86%) Wireless
5 12 (10.17%) Cisco Firepower
6 9 (7.63%) Network Security
7 6 (5.08%) BGP
7 6 (5.08%) Broadband
7 6 (5.08%) DNS
7 6 (5.08%) VoIP
7 6 (5.08%) VPN
8 5 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (4.24%) MPLS
9 4 (3.39%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (3.39%) PBX
9 4 (3.39%) SD-WAN
9 4 (3.39%) VLAN
10 3 (2.54%) DHCP
10 3 (2.54%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (1.69%) Informix
2 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.69%) MySQL
2 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.85%) Big Data
3 1 (0.85%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 14 (11.86%) Jenkins
2 12 (10.17%) Cucumber
2 12 (10.17%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.17%) Postman
2 12 (10.17%) Selenium
2 12 (10.17%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (23.73%) Social Skills
2 15 (12.71%) Finance
3 12 (10.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 12 (10.17%) Law
3 12 (10.17%) Presentation Skills
3 12 (10.17%) Public Sector
4 10 (8.47%) Retail
5 7 (5.93%) Games
6 6 (5.08%) Billing
6 6 (5.08%) Marketing
7 5 (4.24%) Local Government
8 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
8 4 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.69%) Legal
9 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 27 (22.88%) Architect
2 25 (21.19%) Network Engineer
3 12 (10.17%) Consultant
3 12 (10.17%) Technical Trainer
3 12 (10.17%) Trainer
4 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (9.32%) IT Engineer
5 9 (7.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (7.63%) Technical Architect
6 8 (6.78%) Presales Consultant
6 8 (6.78%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.93%) Lead Architect
7 7 (5.93%) Presales Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) IT Consultant
8 6 (5.08%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.24%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.86%) React
2 12 (10.17%) AngularJS
2 12 (10.17%) Node.js
3 2 (1.69%) Kafka
3 2 (1.69%) REST
4 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.25%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (7.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (5.08%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.08%) Social Media
4 5 (4.24%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.39%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.54%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) CMDB
8 1 (0.85%) PKI
8 1 (0.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.03%) Windows
2 12 (10.17%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.08%) Linux
3 6 (5.08%) Windows 10
3 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.39%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.54%) Unix
6 3 (2.54%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.85%) AIX
7 1 (0.85%) Android
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.97%) Mentoring
2 26 (22.03%) ITIL
3 23 (19.49%) DevOps
4 19 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (14.41%) PRINCE2
6 16 (13.56%) Migration
7 14 (11.86%) Test Automation
8 13 (11.02%) Waterfall
9 12 (10.17%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (9.32%) Line Management
11 10 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (8.47%) Presales
11 10 (8.47%) Project Delivery
11 10 (8.47%) Project Management
11 10 (8.47%) TOGAF
12 9 (7.63%) Change Control
12 9 (7.63%) Coaching
12 9 (7.63%) Server Virtualisation
12 9 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (6.78%) Commercial Awareness
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.86%) Java
1 14 (11.86%) TypeScript
2 12 (10.17%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.63%) Python
3 9 (7.63%) SQL
4 6 (5.08%) Bash Shell
4 6 (5.08%) Go
5 4 (3.39%) C
6 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.85%) Korn
7 1 (0.85%) Perl
7 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (16.10%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (10.17%) CCNA
3 9 (7.63%) CCNP
4 8 (6.78%) MCSE
4 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.93%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (3.39%) Degree
7 4 (3.39%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.69%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.85%) CCIE
9 1 (0.85%) MCSA
9 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 20 (16.95%) Docker
2 13 (11.02%) Active Directory
3 11 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.54%) KVM
6 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.85%) Firmware
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (17.80%) Ansible
2 20 (16.95%) Kubernetes
2 20 (16.95%) Terraform
3 6 (5.08%) Puppet
4 5 (4.24%) SCCM
5 3 (2.54%) Salt
5 3 (2.54%) SCOM
6 2 (1.69%) Grafana
6 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.85%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (35.59%) Microsoft
2 37 (31.36%) Cisco
3 14 (11.86%) HP
3 14 (11.86%) VMware
4 12 (10.17%) Google
5 9 (7.63%) IBM
5 9 (7.63%) NetApp
5 9 (7.63%) Veeam
5 9 (7.63%) Zerto
6 8 (6.78%) CheckPoint
6 8 (6.78%) CommVault
6 8 (6.78%) Dell
6 8 (6.78%) EMC
6 8 (6.78%) Veritas
7 7 (5.93%) F5
8 6 (5.08%) Juniper
9 4 (3.39%) Avaya
9 4 (3.39%) Mitel
10 3 (2.54%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow