The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 613 651 601
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 23 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.031% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.033% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 19
Average salary £32,511 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.55% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £61,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +75.00%
Data Centre Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in London

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Data Centre Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Data Centre Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
City of London +25 5 £32,500 -32.98%
Docklands, London - 3 £26,500 - 1
Greenwich - 2 £50,000 -
Croydon - 1 £42,500 -
Data Centre Engineer
England

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 41 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (36.59%) ITIL
3 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (26.83%) Cisco
4 11 (26.83%) Performance Testing
5 10 (24.39%) Windows
6 9 (21.95%) Finance
7 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
7 7 (17.07%) CCNP
7 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
8 6 (14.63%) HP
8 6 (14.63%) SAN
8 6 (14.63%) DHCP
8 6 (14.63%) DNS
8 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (12.20%) Dell
9 5 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (12.20%) SCOM
10 4 (9.76%) FlexPod
10 4 (9.76%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
10 4 (9.76%) CCDP
10 4 (9.76%) NetApp
10 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
10 4 (9.76%) UNIX
10 4 (9.76%) Linux
10 4 (9.76%) MCSE
11 3 (7.32%) C

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) DHCP
1 6 (14.63%) DNS
1 6 (14.63%) SAN
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (9.76%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.32%) LAN
5 2 (4.88%) VoIP
5 2 (4.88%) WAN
5 2 (4.88%) Firewall
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.44%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) French Language
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 41 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.44%) DTV
4 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) ITIL
2 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure Management
3 11 (26.83%) Performance Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
5 3 (7.32%) Data Centre Operations
5 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Information Security
7 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) C
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) Ruby
2 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) CCNP
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.76%) MCSE
3 4 (9.76%) CCDP
4 2 (4.88%) MCDST
4 2 (4.88%) MCITP
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.44%) XenApp
4 1 (2.44%) XenServer
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) HP
4 5 (12.20%) Dell
5 4 (9.76%) NetApp
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.44%) WorldPay
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) Sun
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) Remedy
East London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + £2000 shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Docklands
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
South London
TRG
Salary: 38000-42000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago