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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 804 831 854
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 105 98 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.099% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 90 78 54
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.11%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +33 42 £39,000 +4.00% 3
London -8 29 £47,500 +5.55% 2
East of England +5 20 £30,500 -26.94%
East Midlands +9 7 £23,500 - 1
West Midlands -14 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
North West +25 2 £32,750 -18.12% 1
Yorkshire +8 2 £55,000 +86.44%
South West -14 1 £38,000 +68.88%
Data Centre Engineer
UK

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 221 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 94 (42.53%) Windows
3 81 (36.65%) VMware
4 78 (35.29%) Cisco
5 70 (31.67%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (24.43%) Microsoft
7 52 (23.53%) Linux
7 52 (23.53%) CCNP
8 49 (22.17%) Windows Server
9 41 (18.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (17.19%) ITIL
12 36 (16.29%) Firewall
12 36 (16.29%) Finance
12 36 (16.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 33 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
13 33 (14.93%) HP
14 32 (14.48%) Data Centre Operations
15 27 (12.22%) Active Directory
16 26 (11.76%) CCNA
16 26 (11.76%) Load Balancing
17 25 (11.31%) Degree
18 24 (10.86%) SAN
18 24 (10.86%) LAN
19 23 (10.41%) Citrix
20 22 (9.95%) vSphere
20 22 (9.95%) Dell
21 21 (9.50%) C
21 21 (9.50%) Telecoms
21 21 (9.50%) Migration

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (4.07%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.71%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.90%) Apache
4 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.45%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (5.43%) AutoCAD
1 12 (5.43%) MS Project
2 7 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.81%) MS Office
4 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.62%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.36%) SaaS
3 2 (0.90%) IaaS
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (16.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 36 (16.29%) Firewall
2 24 (10.86%) LAN
2 24 (10.86%) SAN
3 20 (9.05%) VPN
4 19 (8.60%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (7.69%) IPv4
5 17 (7.69%) IPv6
5 17 (7.69%) MPLS
6 16 (7.24%) WAN
7 15 (6.79%) BGP
7 15 (6.79%) DNS
7 15 (6.79%) Wireshark
8 14 (6.33%) OSPF
8 14 (6.33%) TCP/IP
9 13 (5.88%) SNMP
10 12 (5.43%) DWDM
11 11 (4.98%) VPLS
12 10 (4.52%) DHCP
13 8 (3.62%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.69%) Cognos Impromptu
2 15 (6.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.71%) MySQL
4 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.45%) Big Data
5 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.45%) Maven
1 1 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 36 (16.29%) Finance
2 21 (9.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.36%) Legal
4 2 (0.90%) Electronics
4 2 (0.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Law
5 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.36%) .NET
2 2 (0.90%) Middleware
2 2 (0.90%) REST
2 2 (0.90%) SOAP
3 1 (0.45%) COM
3 1 (0.45%) Sensu
3 1 (0.45%) Web Services
3 1 (0.45%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 221 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.43%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (4.07%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.62%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.26%) Clustering
6 5 (2.26%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.81%) EMC VNX
7 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.90%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.90%) IVR
8 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.45%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.45%) NHS
9 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 94 (42.53%) Windows
2 52 (23.53%) Linux
3 49 (22.17%) Windows Server
4 41 (18.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (7.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.52%) Unix
8 6 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.26%) CentOS
10 4 (1.81%) AIX
10 4 (1.81%) Debian
10 4 (1.81%) Solaris
11 2 (0.90%) SUSE
12 1 (0.45%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.19%) ITIL
2 32 (14.48%) Data Centre Operations
3 26 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 21 (9.50%) ITIL V3
4 21 (9.50%) Migration
5 16 (7.24%) Network Design
6 13 (5.88%) CAD
6 13 (5.88%) Change Control
7 12 (5.43%) Service Delivery
8 10 (4.52%) Incident Management
8 10 (4.52%) Service Management
9 8 (3.62%) CRM
9 8 (3.62%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (2.71%) CAFM
10 6 (2.71%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (2.71%) PRINCE2
11 5 (2.26%) E-Commerce
11 5 (2.26%) High Availability
11 5 (2.26%) Project Management
12 4 (1.81%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.50%) C
2 7 (3.17%) Python
3 5 (2.26%) Perl
3 5 (2.26%) SQL
4 3 (1.36%) PHP
5 2 (0.90%) Java
5 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.90%) Ruby
5 2 (0.90%) Tcl
6 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 70 (31.67%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (23.53%) CCNP
3 26 (11.76%) CCNA
4 25 (11.31%) Degree
5 15 (6.79%) CCIE
6 14 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (5.43%) NVQ Level 3
8 10 (4.52%) MCITP
9 9 (4.07%) A+ Certification
9 9 (4.07%) Server+ Certification
10 5 (2.26%) MCSA
11 4 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.36%) MCSE
13 2 (0.90%) MCTS
13 2 (0.90%) RHCE
13 2 (0.90%) RHCSA
14 1 (0.45%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.45%) NCDA
14 1 (0.45%) NCIE
14 1 (0.45%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.60%) SLA
2 4 (1.81%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.45%) SAS 70
System Software
1 33 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (12.22%) Active Directory
3 22 (9.95%) vSphere
4 14 (6.33%) Hyper-V
5 13 (5.88%) XenApp
6 12 (5.43%) VMware ESX
7 11 (4.98%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 6 (2.71%) XenServer
9 4 (1.81%) NFS
10 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.45%) Cronacle
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.45%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 12 (5.43%) Cisco LMS
1 12 (5.43%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (2.71%) Backup Exec
2 6 (2.71%) SCOM
3 5 (2.26%) Nagios
3 5 (2.26%) SCCM
4 4 (1.81%) cPanel
4 4 (1.81%) Plesk
4 4 (1.81%) Puppet
4 4 (1.81%) WSUS
5 3 (1.36%) Cacti
5 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (1.36%) WMI
6 2 (0.90%) Ansible
6 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.90%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.45%) logstash
7 1 (0.45%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.45%) SCSM
7 1 (0.45%) SELinux
Vendors
1 81 (36.65%) VMware
2 78 (35.29%) Cisco
3 54 (24.43%) Microsoft
4 33 (14.93%) HP
5 23 (10.41%) Citrix
6 22 (9.95%) Dell
7 15 (6.79%) CheckPoint
7 15 (6.79%) EMC
7 15 (6.79%) F5
8 14 (6.33%) Riverbed
9 11 (4.98%) Juniper
10 8 (3.62%) SAP
11 7 (3.17%) Palo Alto
11 7 (3.17%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.71%) Supermicro
12 6 (2.71%) Wall Street Systems
13 5 (2.26%) SolarWinds
14 4 (1.81%) IBM
14 4 (1.81%) Symantec
15 3 (1.36%) Remedy
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