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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 838 808 808
Rank change year-on-year
-30 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 28 65 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.065% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.069% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 23 55 65
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £29,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+56.89% -22.66%
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
100712 94189 105607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82348 79093 90842
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 -11 16 £35,000 -22.22% 3
East of England 0 5 £52,500 +66.66%
North West -20 3 £20,000 -21.56%
West Midlands -7 2 £38,500 +18.46% 1
South East -20 1 £25,000 -13.79% 3
Yorkshire -59 1 - -
Data Centre Engineer
UK

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 30 (43.48%) HP
2 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 23 (33.33%) SAN
3 18 (26.09%) Cisco
4 16 (23.19%) Linux
4 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (21.74%) Firewall
6 13 (18.84%) CCNP
6 13 (18.84%) Finance
6 13 (18.84%) VMware
7 12 (17.39%) C
7 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
8 11 (15.94%) CCNA
8 11 (15.94%) NAS
8 11 (15.94%) 3PAR
8 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.49%) ITIL
9 10 (14.49%) MPLS
10 9 (13.04%) CheckPoint
10 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (11.59%) WAN
12 7 (10.14%) LAN
12 7 (10.14%) OSPF
12 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (10.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (10.14%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
13 6 (8.70%) Project Management
13 6 (8.70%) IBM

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (2.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.33%) SAN
2 15 (21.74%) Firewall
3 11 (15.94%) NAS
4 10 (14.49%) MPLS
5 8 (11.59%) WAN
6 7 (10.14%) LAN
6 7 (10.14%) OSPF
6 7 (10.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (7.25%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.35%) Modbus
8 3 (4.35%) IPv6
8 3 (4.35%) BGP
9 2 (2.90%) Wireless
9 2 (2.90%) VoIP
9 2 (2.90%) Multicast
9 2 (2.90%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.45%) IPv4
10 1 (1.45%) VPN
10 1 (1.45%) Internet
10 1 (1.45%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) German Language
3 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Firmware
3 1 (1.45%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.45%) NHS
3 1 (1.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 16 (23.19%) Linux
3 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.35%) AIX
6 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.45%) UNIX
7 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.45%) Android
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 10 (14.49%) ITIL
3 7 (10.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (8.70%) Project Management
5 5 (7.25%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.25%) Migration
6 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
6 4 (5.80%) Performance Testing
7 3 (4.35%) Network Management
7 3 (4.35%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.90%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.90%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.90%) Service Management
8 2 (2.90%) Change Control
8 2 (2.90%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.45%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) C
2 3 (4.35%) Perl
2 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.90%) SQL
4 1 (1.45%) PHP
4 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (18.84%) CCNP
3 11 (15.94%) CCNA
4 5 (7.25%) Degree
5 3 (4.35%) MCP
5 3 (4.35%) RHCT
6 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.45%) CCIE
7 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.45%) vCloud
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.45%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) SCOM
2 4 (5.80%) SCCM
2 4 (5.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (5.80%) SCOrch
3 3 (4.35%) Nagios
3 3 (4.35%) Zenoss
3 3 (4.35%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.45%) WSUS
5 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (43.48%) HP
2 18 (26.09%) Cisco
3 13 (18.84%) VMware
4 11 (15.94%) 3PAR
5 9 (13.04%) CheckPoint
6 6 (8.70%) IBM
7 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.25%) EMC
8 4 (5.80%) NetApp
8 4 (5.80%) Dell
9 2 (2.90%) F5
10 1 (1.45%) Sun
10 1 (1.45%) SAP
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle
10 1 (1.45%) Nokia
10 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.45%) Reuters
10 1 (1.45%) Symantec
10 1 (1.45%) McAfee
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum + £4K on call + paid OT + excellent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum + £3000 car allowance + £5,000 bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago