The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Specialist
Rank 593 627 613
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Specialist 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.005% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £72,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £97,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-69.23% +184.67%
Data Centre Specialist
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
39241 40713 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.78% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 33367 35450
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Centre Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Data Centre Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Centre Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Data Centre Specialist Salary Trend in London

Data Centre Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Data Centre Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Data Centre Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (90.00%) EMC
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) WSUS
2 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 6 (60.00%) CA
2 6 (60.00%) StorageTek
2 6 (60.00%) Unicenter
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (60.00%) Symantec
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) IronPort
4 3 (30.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (30.00%) XMPP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) Meraki
4 3 (30.00%) ScanSafe
4 3 (30.00%) Splunk
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus

Data Centre Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (60.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) WAAS
4 1 (10.00%) PBX
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (60.00%) WSUS
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
1 6 (60.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) EMC
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) CA
2 6 (60.00%) StorageTek
2 6 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) IronPort
3 3 (30.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) Meraki
3 3 (30.00%) ScanSafe
3 3 (30.00%) Splunk