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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 817 862 785
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -77
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 58 28 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.026% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.028% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 52 22 65
Average salary £35,500 £48,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.04% +47.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,650 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £52,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-30.47% +81.03%
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
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
South East +41 29 £36,500 +46.00% 3
London +12 21 £32,511 -7.11% 2
East of England +8 4 £29,000 -44.76% 3
South West - 3 £38,000 - 1
North West +9 1 £55,000 +175.00% 1
East Midlands -4 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Data Centre Engineer
UK

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 98 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 46 (46.94%) ITIL
3 32 (32.65%) Windows
4 28 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (22.45%) Cisco
5 22 (22.45%) Microsoft
6 21 (21.43%) SLA
7 18 (18.37%) HP
7 18 (18.37%) VMware
8 17 (17.35%) CCNA
8 17 (17.35%) Change Control
9 15 (15.31%) Dell
9 15 (15.31%) SAN
9 15 (15.31%) Linux
10 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 14 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (13.27%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (12.24%) Hyper-V
12 12 (12.24%) CCNP
13 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (11.22%) DNS
13 11 (11.22%) DHCP
13 11 (11.22%) Finance
13 11 (11.22%) Asset Management
13 11 (11.22%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (10.20%) Performance Testing
14 10 (10.20%) Logistics
14 10 (10.20%) Service Delivery
15 9 (9.18%) Data Centre Operations

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.02%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Office
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) MS Project
3 1 (1.02%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.31%) SAN
2 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 11 (11.22%) DNS
3 11 (11.22%) DHCP
3 11 (11.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (9.18%) Structured Cabling
5 7 (7.14%) WAN
6 6 (6.12%) Ethernet
6 6 (6.12%) VPN
7 5 (5.10%) LAN
7 5 (5.10%) IPv4
7 5 (5.10%) IPv6
7 5 (5.10%) Firewall
8 4 (4.08%) VPLS
8 4 (4.08%) MPLS
8 4 (4.08%) OSPF
8 4 (4.08%) BGP
8 4 (4.08%) VoIP
9 3 (3.06%) Internet
9 3 (3.06%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (2.04%) Couchbase
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (11.22%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.06%) Electronics
4 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.02%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.12%) FlexPod
2 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.04%) DTV
3 2 (2.04%) IVR
4 1 (1.02%) e-Health
4 1 (1.02%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.65%) Windows
2 15 (15.31%) Linux
3 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.12%) UNIX
6 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.04%) CentOS
7 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.04%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.02%) Debian
8 1 (1.02%) Solaris
8 1 (1.02%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.94%) ITIL
2 17 (17.35%) Change Control
3 13 (13.27%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (11.22%) Asset Management
5 10 (10.20%) Service Delivery
5 10 (10.20%) Logistics
5 10 (10.20%) Performance Testing
6 9 (9.18%) Data Centre Operations
7 6 (6.12%) Capacity Management
7 6 (6.12%) Server Building
7 6 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.10%) Network Design
8 5 (5.10%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.10%) Service Management
9 4 (4.08%) Change Management
9 4 (4.08%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.08%) ITIL V3
10 3 (3.06%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.06%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.10%) C
2 2 (2.04%) SQL
2 2 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (1.02%) Ruby
3 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (17.35%) CCNA
3 12 (12.24%) CCNP
4 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (8.16%) A+ Certification
6 6 (6.12%) MCSE
7 5 (5.10%) SAP Certification
7 5 (5.10%) MCITP
7 5 (5.10%) Degree
7 5 (5.10%) HP ASE
7 5 (5.10%) Dell Certification
8 4 (4.08%) CCDP
9 3 (3.06%) Server+ Certification
10 2 (2.04%) MCDST
10 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.02%) ISEB
11 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.02%) NCDA
11 1 (1.02%) NCIE
11 1 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.43%) SLA
2 6 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.12%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.02%) QA
4 1 (1.02%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 14 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.24%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.16%) Active Directory
4 7 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.10%) Firmware
5 5 (5.10%) vSphere
6 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (3.06%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.02%) XenApp
7 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) SCCM
2 5 (5.10%) SCOM
3 3 (3.06%) Puppet
4 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.02%) WMI
5 1 (1.02%) WSUS
5 1 (1.02%) Nagios
5 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (22.45%) Cisco
1 22 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.37%) HP
2 18 (18.37%) VMware
3 15 (15.31%) Dell
4 7 (7.14%) SAP
4 7 (7.14%) Citrix
5 6 (6.12%) NetApp
6 4 (4.08%) Riverbed
6 4 (4.08%) Remedy
7 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.04%) Symantec
8 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.04%) Avaya
8 2 (2.04%) Genesys
8 2 (2.04%) IBM
8 2 (2.04%) Sun
8 2 (2.04%) F5
8 2 (2.04%) Dialogic
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Salary: Salary Up to £55,000 basic + £12% Bonus
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Bristol, Somerset
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Salary: bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Salford
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £32,400 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago