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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 811 855 930
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 120 81 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.078% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.081% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 91 62 44
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.59%
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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
London +11 45 £52,500 +16.66% 2
South East +41 36 £37,500 -9.63% 6
West Midlands - 19 £32,000 -
East of England +16 14 £28,500 -36.66%
North West - 3 £50,000 -
East Midlands -4 2 £27,250 -
South West - 1 £18,000 -
Data Centre Engineer
UK

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 96 (43.44%) Cisco
3 88 (39.82%) Windows
4 76 (34.39%) VMware
5 74 (33.48%) Cisco Certification
6 64 (28.96%) Firewall
7 59 (26.70%) Linux
8 56 (25.34%) CCNP
9 51 (23.08%) CCNA
10 43 (19.46%) ITIL
11 40 (18.10%) Cisco Nexus
12 39 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 37 (16.74%) Cisco ASA
14 36 (16.29%) CCIE
14 36 (16.29%) Windows Server
15 34 (15.38%) HP
15 34 (15.38%) SAN
15 34 (15.38%) CheckPoint
16 30 (13.57%) Data Centre Operations
16 30 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
17 29 (13.12%) Finance
18 28 (12.67%) Windows Server 2012
19 27 (12.22%) Active Directory
20 26 (11.76%) Telecoms
21 25 (11.31%) LAN
22 24 (10.86%) Degree
23 23 (10.41%) VPN
24 22 (9.95%) Network Design
25 21 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
25 21 (9.50%) SCOM

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (2.26%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.36%) Apache
4 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.90%) CMS
5 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.45%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.36%) AutoCAD
2 3 (1.36%) MS Office
2 3 (1.36%) MS Project
2 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (5.43%) assyst
2 8 (3.62%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.24%) SaaS
2 12 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.90%) Office 365
5 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (28.96%) Firewall
2 40 (18.10%) Cisco Nexus
3 37 (16.74%) Cisco ASA
4 34 (15.38%) SAN
5 25 (11.31%) LAN
6 23 (10.41%) VPN
7 20 (9.05%) IPv4
7 20 (9.05%) IPv6
7 20 (9.05%) WAN
8 19 (8.60%) Network Security
9 18 (8.14%) TCP/IP
10 17 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
10 17 (7.69%) Wireless
11 13 (5.88%) SNMP
12 12 (5.43%) Structured Cabling
13 10 (4.52%) DNS
13 10 (4.52%) Wireshark
14 9 (4.07%) Internet
15 8 (3.62%) FTP
16 7 (3.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.05%) Cognos Impromptu
2 15 (6.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.81%) MySQL
4 1 (0.45%) Big Data
4 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (2.71%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.45%) Maven
General
1 29 (13.12%) Finance
2 26 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.88%) Retail
4 5 (2.26%) Legal
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Electronics
5 1 (0.45%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.90%) REST
1 2 (0.90%) SOAP
1 2 (0.90%) Web Services
2 1 (0.45%) MCollective
2 1 (0.45%) Middleware
2 1 (0.45%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 221 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.52%) Driving Licence
4 9 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.07%) Internet of Things
5 8 (3.62%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.26%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.81%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.36%) Clustering
9 3 (1.36%) CMDB
9 3 (1.36%) User Experience
10 2 (0.90%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.90%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.90%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.90%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.45%) BYOD
11 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 88 (39.82%) Windows
2 59 (26.70%) Linux
3 36 (16.29%) Windows Server
4 28 (12.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (8.14%) Unix
7 8 (3.62%) CentOS
7 8 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.36%) Debian
9 3 (1.36%) Solaris
9 3 (1.36%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.36%) Windows NT
9 3 (1.36%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.45%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.45%) SUSE
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (19.46%) ITIL
2 30 (13.57%) Data Centre Operations
3 22 (9.95%) Network Design
4 19 (8.60%) Network Management
4 19 (8.60%) Service Management
5 18 (8.14%) Network Monitoring
6 16 (7.24%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (7.24%) Network Architecture
6 16 (7.24%) Network Planning
7 15 (6.79%) Migration
8 14 (6.33%) Service Delivery
9 12 (5.43%) Change Management
9 12 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (5.43%) High Availability
10 11 (4.98%) Load Balancing
11 9 (4.07%) Configuration Management
11 9 (4.07%) ITIL V3
12 8 (3.62%) CRM
12 8 (3.62%) Infrastructure Management
13 7 (3.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.88%) C
2 9 (4.07%) Python
3 8 (3.62%) Ruby
4 6 (2.71%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.71%) PHP
4 6 (2.71%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.71%) SQL
5 2 (0.90%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 74 (33.48%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (25.34%) CCNP
3 51 (23.08%) CCNA
4 36 (16.29%) CCIE
5 24 (10.86%) Degree
6 17 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (7.24%) CCIP
7 16 (7.24%) CCSP
8 12 (5.43%) MCSE
9 8 (3.62%) MCSA
10 7 (3.17%) MCITP
10 7 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.26%) DBS Check
11 5 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.81%) RHCE
13 3 (1.36%) NVQ Level 3
14 2 (0.90%) BICSI Certification
14 2 (0.90%) JNCIA
14 2 (0.90%) JNCIS
14 2 (0.90%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.14%) SLA
2 9 (4.07%) QA
3 5 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (12.22%) Active Directory
3 19 (8.60%) vSphere
4 13 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 12 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (4.98%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 9 (4.07%) XenApp
8 8 (3.62%) XenServer
9 6 (2.71%) NFS
10 4 (1.81%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.90%) Firmware
12 1 (0.45%) KVM
12 1 (0.45%) OpenSSH
12 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (9.50%) SCOM
2 16 (7.24%) SCCM
3 14 (6.33%) Puppet
4 12 (5.43%) Tivoli
5 11 (4.98%) Backup Exec
6 7 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.71%) Cisco LMS
7 6 (2.71%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (1.81%) Cacti
8 4 (1.81%) cPanel
8 4 (1.81%) Nagios
8 4 (1.81%) Pingdom
8 4 (1.81%) Plesk
8 4 (1.81%) WSUS
9 2 (0.90%) Ansible
9 2 (0.90%) Graphite
9 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.90%) WMI
9 2 (0.90%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.45%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 96 (43.44%) Cisco
2 76 (34.39%) VMware
3 39 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 34 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 34 (15.38%) HP
5 18 (8.14%) Dell
6 17 (7.69%) Citrix
7 15 (6.79%) EMC
8 14 (6.33%) Juniper
9 12 (5.43%) F5
10 9 (4.07%) Red Hat
10 9 (4.07%) Symantec
11 8 (3.62%) SAP
12 6 (2.71%) Brocade
12 6 (2.71%) SaltStack
12 6 (2.71%) Supermicro
13 5 (2.26%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.26%) Wall Street Systems
14 4 (1.81%) AppDynamics
14 4 (1.81%) Remedy
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