The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Technician
Rank 897 887 891
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Technician 18 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.028% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.029% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 14
Average salary £23,000 £28,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.29% +32.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £29,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +34.88%
Data Centre Technician
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
90948 95877 92534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 77193 80166 75284
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 Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Data Centre Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Centre Technician
Salary Trend in England

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

Data Centre Technician Salary Trend in England

Data Centre Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Data Centre Technician Salary Histogram in England

Data Centre Technician
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 Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 8 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
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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
East of England - 8 £23,000 -
London +1 6 £35,000 +75.00% 1
South East +14 4 £22,500 -19.64%
Data Centre Technician
UK

Data Centre Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 19 (42.22%) Cognos Impromptu
3 18 (40.00%) VPN
4 17 (37.78%) Windows
4 17 (37.78%) IPv4
4 17 (37.78%) IPv6
5 16 (35.56%) Linux
6 9 (20.00%) Cisco
6 9 (20.00%) HP
7 8 (17.78%) Dell
8 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (11.11%) VMware
9 5 (11.11%) Firewall
9 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
9 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (8.89%) Plesk
10 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (8.89%) cPanel
10 4 (8.89%) Law
10 4 (8.89%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (8.89%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
10 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
10 4 (8.89%) Internet
10 4 (8.89%) A+ Certification
10 4 (8.89%) FTP
10 4 (8.89%) FreeBSD
10 4 (8.89%) MS Excel

Data Centre Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) VPN
2 17 (37.78%) IPv4
2 17 (37.78%) IPv6
3 5 (11.11%) Firewall
4 4 (8.89%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (8.89%) FTP
4 4 (8.89%) Internet
4 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.22%) SAN
5 1 (2.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) Cognos Impromptu
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
General
1 4 (8.89%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 45 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) FreeBSD
4 1 (2.22%) CentOS
4 1 (2.22%) Debian
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (4.44%) ITIL
2 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
2 1 (2.22%) Change Control
2 1 (2.22%) Logistics
2 1 (2.22%) Security Patching
2 1 (2.22%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (2.22%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.89%) A+ Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SAS 70
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) cPanel
1 4 (8.89%) Plesk
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.22%) WMI
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco
1 9 (20.00%) HP
2 8 (17.78%) Dell
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.11%) VMware
5 4 (8.89%) Sun
5 4 (8.89%) Supermicro
6 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.22%) F5
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Symantec
6 1 (2.22%) Trend Micro
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