The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Specialist
Rank 869 900 859
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Specialist 6 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 13
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +35.13%
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.86%
Data Centre Specialist
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Centre Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Centre Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Centre Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Specialist across the England region.

Data Centre Specialist Salary Trend in England

Data Centre Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Data Centre Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Data Centre Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
London +15 6 £72,500 +23.93%
Data Centre Specialist
UK

Data Centre Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Data Centre Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 9 (64.29%) EMC
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) IIS
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) StorageTek
3 6 (42.86%) Unicenter
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (42.86%) CA
3 6 (42.86%) Symantec
3 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
3 6 (42.86%) WSUS
3 6 (42.86%) SCCM
3 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) SAN
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) NetApp
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) Meraki
6 3 (21.43%) ScanSafe
6 3 (21.43%) WebEx
6 3 (21.43%) IronPort
6 3 (21.43%) WAAS
6 3 (21.43%) Splunk

Data Centre Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Data Centre Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) WAAS
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (21.43%) WebEx
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) PBX
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) AS400
1 1 (7.14%) IPTV
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow Management
2 2 (14.29%) Logistics
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 6 (42.86%) WSUS
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
1 6 (42.86%) Unicenter
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) EMC
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) CA
2 6 (42.86%) StorageTek
2 6 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Sourcefire
3 3 (21.43%) IronPort
3 3 (21.43%) Splunk
3 3 (21.43%) Meraki
3 3 (21.43%) ScanSafe
4 2 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago