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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 828 868 776
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -92
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 45 34 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.031% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.032% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 91
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £53,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
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
97506 105347 98011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.61% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 80548 86456 82479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,450 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +22 19 £32,750 -14.93% 1
London +40 16 £32,511 -3.67% 2
East of England +33 8 £45,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands -7 2 - - 1
Data Centre Engineer
UK

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 55 (51.40%) Windows
2 48 (44.86%) Microsoft
3 42 (39.25%) ITIL
4 40 (37.38%) Cisco
5 38 (35.51%) SAN
6 35 (32.71%) Active Directory
7 31 (28.97%) VMware
8 30 (28.04%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (21.50%) CCNP
10 22 (20.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 21 (19.63%) HP
12 20 (18.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (17.76%) MS Excel
14 18 (16.82%) SLA
14 18 (16.82%) Hyper-V
15 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (14.02%) SQL
15 15 (14.02%) Firewall
16 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
16 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (12.15%) Dell
16 13 (12.15%) CCNA
16 13 (12.15%) vSphere
16 13 (12.15%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (12.15%) SCOM
16 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (12.15%) Structured Cabling
17 12 (11.21%) NetApp
17 12 (11.21%) Project Management
17 12 (11.21%) Finance

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (3.74%) Lync
2 3 (2.80%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.87%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (17.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) AWD
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.87%) Office 365
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (35.51%) SAN
2 22 (20.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (14.02%) Firewall
4 13 (12.15%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (12.15%) Structured Cabling
5 11 (10.28%) DNS
6 10 (9.35%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (9.35%) DHCP
7 9 (8.41%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.48%) Ethernet
9 4 (3.74%) LAN
10 3 (2.80%) FCoE
10 3 (2.80%) Internet
11 2 (1.87%) SSL
11 2 (1.87%) WAN
11 2 (1.87%) SNMP
11 2 (1.87%) VPN
11 2 (1.87%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.87%) BIG-IP
11 2 (1.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
General
1 12 (11.21%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.74%) Back Office
4 3 (2.80%) French Language
5 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (9.35%) Replication
2 7 (6.54%) FlexPod
3 3 (2.80%) iSeries
3 3 (2.80%) AS400
3 3 (2.80%) e-Health
4 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.93%) Life Science
5 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Derivative
5 1 (0.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 55 (51.40%) Windows
2 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (8.41%) Linux
5 6 (5.61%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.67%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.87%) UNIX
7 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.25%) ITIL
2 12 (11.21%) Project Management
3 11 (10.28%) Migration
4 10 (9.35%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.54%) Performance Testing
6 7 (6.54%) Change Control
7 6 (5.61%) Network Design
8 5 (4.67%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.67%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.74%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (3.74%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (2.80%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.80%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.80%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (2.80%) Coaching
10 3 (2.80%) Change Management
10 3 (2.80%) Service Management
10 3 (2.80%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.02%) SQL
2 11 (10.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (28.04%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (21.50%) CCNP
3 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (12.15%) CCNA
4 8 (7.48%) Degree
5 7 (6.54%) HP ASE
5 7 (6.54%) A+ Certification
6 6 (5.61%) MCSE
7 5 (4.67%) MCSA
7 5 (4.67%) SAP Certification
7 5 (4.67%) Dell Certification
8 4 (3.74%) CCDP
9 3 (2.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.80%) MCP
10 2 (1.87%) MCITP
10 2 (1.87%) Server+ Certification
11 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.93%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.82%) SLA
2 6 (5.61%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.74%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.93%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 35 (32.71%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (16.82%) Hyper-V
4 13 (12.15%) vSphere
5 6 (5.61%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.67%) Firmware
7 3 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.87%) vCloud
8 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.87%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) SCOM
2 10 (9.35%) SCCM
3 5 (4.67%) HP SIM
3 5 (4.67%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (4.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.74%) Nagios
4 4 (3.74%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.93%) Cacti
6 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.93%) OpenView
Vendors
1 48 (44.86%) Microsoft
2 40 (37.38%) Cisco
3 31 (28.97%) VMware
4 21 (19.63%) HP
5 13 (12.15%) Dell
6 12 (11.21%) NetApp
7 7 (6.54%) FalconStor
7 7 (6.54%) SolarWinds
7 7 (6.54%) Oracle
7 7 (6.54%) CommVault
7 7 (6.54%) Citrix
8 6 (5.61%) IBM
8 6 (5.61%) SAP
9 3 (2.80%) Sun
9 3 (2.80%) CA
9 3 (2.80%) Symantec
9 3 (2.80%) Remedy
10 2 (1.87%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.87%) EMC
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