The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Centre Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 213 218 218
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.037% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.040% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
Data Centre Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5162 5023 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 93.66% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3797 3715 4080
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Data Centre Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Data Centre Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 7 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £18,500 -
Data Centre Engineer
South East

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Data Centre Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Data Centre Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) CA
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) FCoE
5 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Data Centre Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Data Centre Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
1 1 (9.09%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) FCoE
3 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) e-Health
1 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) CAD
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow Management
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) CA
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Sun
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam
4 1 (9.09%) 3PAR