The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 796 818 799
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 67 39 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.040% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.042% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 71
Average salary £34,500 £45,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.17% +21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £56,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £50,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +36.98%
Data Centre Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in England

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Data Centre Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
London +27 25 £45,000 +38.46% 3
South East -9 19 £31,500 -21.25% 2
East of England +10 13 £42,500 +30.76%
East Midlands - 4 - - 2
West Midlands -19 3 £37,500 -31.81% 1
South West - 3 £22,500 - 1
North East - 2 £35,000 -
Data Centre Engineer
UK

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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 43 (40.95%) Windows
2 42 (40.00%) Cisco
3 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 32 (30.48%) SAN
5 31 (29.52%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (29.52%) Active Directory
6 26 (24.76%) VMware
7 25 (23.81%) CCNP
8 24 (22.86%) ITIL
9 23 (21.90%) Project Management
9 23 (21.90%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (19.05%) HP
11 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
11 19 (18.10%) Finance
12 17 (16.19%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (15.24%) Linux
14 15 (14.29%) Migration
15 14 (13.33%) SQL
15 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
16 13 (12.38%) MS Office
16 13 (12.38%) Firewall
17 12 (11.43%) CCNA
17 12 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (10.48%) Dell
18 11 (10.48%) SLA
18 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
19 10 (9.52%) Replication
19 10 (9.52%) Degree
19 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.81%) Lync
2 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) AWD
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.48%) SAN
2 23 (21.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (16.19%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
5 13 (12.38%) Firewall
6 9 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (4.76%) LAN
8 4 (3.81%) WAN
9 3 (2.86%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.86%) DNS
10 2 (1.90%) SSL
10 2 (1.90%) VPN
10 2 (1.90%) SNMP
10 2 (1.90%) DHCP
10 2 (1.90%) Wireless
10 2 (1.90%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.90%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.90%) Internet
10 2 (1.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) MySQL
General
1 19 (18.10%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.81%) Back Office
4 3 (2.86%) French Language
5 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Replication
1 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.81%) Fixed Income
2 4 (3.81%) Derivative
3 3 (2.86%) AS400
3 3 (2.86%) iSeries
3 3 (2.86%) FlexPod
4 2 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.90%) e-Health
4 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.95%) Clustering
5 1 (0.95%) Life Science
5 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (40.95%) Windows
2 16 (15.24%) Linux
3 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.76%) Windows 2000
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) ITIL
2 23 (21.90%) Project Management
3 15 (14.29%) Migration
4 8 (7.62%) Business Continuity
5 7 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (5.71%) Workflow
7 5 (4.76%) Network Design
7 5 (4.76%) Time Management
8 4 (3.81%) Change Control
8 4 (3.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.81%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (2.86%) Change Management
10 2 (1.90%) ERP
10 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.90%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.90%) Information Security
10 2 (1.90%) Coaching
10 2 (1.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.90%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.33%) SQL
2 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (29.52%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (23.81%) CCNP
3 12 (11.43%) CCNA
4 10 (9.52%) Degree
5 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.76%) MCSA
7 3 (2.86%) MCP
7 3 (2.86%) HP ASE
7 3 (2.86%) VCP4
7 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.90%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.90%) MCSE
9 1 (0.95%) CCIE
9 1 (0.95%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.95%) Dell Certification
9 1 (0.95%) Server+ Certification
9 1 (0.95%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 31 (29.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 10 (9.52%) vSphere
4 3 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.86%) vCloud
5 1 (0.95%) Firmware
5 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (8.57%) SCOM
2 6 (5.71%) SCCM
3 5 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (4.76%) HP SIM
3 5 (4.76%) Puppet
4 4 (3.81%) Cacti
4 4 (3.81%) Nagios
4 4 (3.81%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.81%) OpenView
5 2 (1.90%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.90%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (40.00%) Cisco
2 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 26 (24.76%) VMware
4 20 (19.05%) HP
5 11 (10.48%) Dell
6 8 (7.62%) NetApp
7 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 7 (6.67%) CommVault
7 7 (6.67%) Oracle
7 7 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 7 (6.67%) FalconStor
8 5 (4.76%) IBM
8 5 (4.76%) Fidessa
9 4 (3.81%) Sun
9 4 (3.81%) Splunk
10 3 (2.86%) Citrix
10 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.86%) Symantec
11 2 (1.90%) Remedy
11 2 (1.90%) CA
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