The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 254 275 255
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.080% 0.025% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.026% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £44,250 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.60% +11.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,650 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,850 £46,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £52,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-29.52% +75.00%
Data Centre Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7193 7720 7541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.36% 95.38% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5985 6481 6528
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 East of England

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Data Centre Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Data Centre Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 8 July 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
Hertfordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Data Centre Engineer
England

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 15 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (53.33%) SAN
7 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
7 7 (46.67%) vSphere
8 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 6 (40.00%) HP
9 5 (33.33%) Citrix
9 5 (33.33%) CommVault
9 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (33.33%) SQL
9 5 (33.33%) Oracle
9 5 (33.33%) DHCP
9 5 (33.33%) DNS
9 5 (33.33%) Cisco
9 5 (33.33%) Replication
9 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 5 (33.33%) FalconStor
9 5 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (33.33%) Server Building
9 5 (33.33%) SCCM
9 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (26.67%) CCNP
10 4 (26.67%) CCNA
10 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) IPv4
4 1 (6.67%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Replication
3 3 (20.00%) iSeries
3 3 (20.00%) AS400
4 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Server Building
3 3 (20.00%) Server Hardening
4 2 (13.33%) Security Hardening
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNP
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) vSphere
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Server
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 3 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Nagios
3 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) CommVault
4 5 (33.33%) FalconStor
5 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (13.33%) Dell