The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Technician
Rank 623 604 633
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Technician 5 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.029% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.031% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 3
Average salary £20,000 £27,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +52.77%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
Data Centre Technician
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
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Data Centre Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Data Centre Technician Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Centre Technician
Salary Trend in London

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

Data Centre Technician Salary Trend in London

Data Centre Technician
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Sun
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) Dell
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) FreeBSD
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Law
1 5 (71.43%) Network+ Certification
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CIPD
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) CIMA
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms

Data Centre Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 5 (71.43%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
1 2 (28.57%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Network+ Certification
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CIMA
2 2 (28.57%) CIPD
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Sun
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) Dell