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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Specialist
Rank 877 846 877
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Specialist 11 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.007% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 11
Average salary £65,000 £32,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -52.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £46,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £36,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+79.31% -36.95%
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
West Midlands - 6 £65,000 - 2
South East -20 2 £30,000 -4.76%
North West - 2 £74,000 -
East of England -15 1 - -
Data Centre Specialist
UK

Data Centre Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (65.52%) ITIL
2 14 (48.28%) Asset Management
3 10 (34.48%) Capacity Management
3 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
4 7 (24.14%) HP
4 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (20.69%) VMware
6 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
6 5 (17.24%) Sun
6 5 (17.24%) SAN
6 5 (17.24%) NetApp
7 4 (13.79%) Citrix
7 4 (13.79%) Workflow
7 4 (13.79%) Change Control
7 4 (13.79%) QA
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
7 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (13.79%) Workflow Management
7 4 (13.79%) Logistics
8 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.34%) EMC
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco
9 2 (6.90%) UNIX
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (6.90%) Finance
9 2 (6.90%) Retail
10 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (3.45%) Degree

Data Centre Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) ITIL
2 14 (48.28%) Asset Management
3 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
3 10 (34.48%) Capacity Management
4 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Change Control
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
6 4 (13.79%) Workflow Management
6 4 (13.79%) Logistics
6 4 (13.79%) Workflow
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.45%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) VTSP
2 1 (3.45%) HNC
2 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) HP
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) Sun
3 5 (17.24%) NetApp
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) EMC
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.45%) Intel
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
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