The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 297 327 317
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 6 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.024% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.026% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 12
Average salary £65,000 £32,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +17.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Data Centre Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9656 11607 11072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.53% 92.50% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8218 9790 9647
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) CCNP
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (50.00%) Migration
4 8 (50.00%) Project Management
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (31.25%) SAN
5 5 (31.25%) NetApp
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) SCOM
6 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
6 4 (25.00%) FlexPod
6 4 (25.00%) MCSE
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (25.00%) CCDP
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
8 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (6.25%) VMware
8 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
8 1 (6.25%) WorldPay
8 1 (6.25%) vSphere
8 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (31.25%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) DHCP
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CCNP
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) vCloud
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) NetApp
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) WorldPay
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy