The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Engineer
Rank - 237 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.070% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.073% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6797 6804 7219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.81% 94.76% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5515 5834 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Data Centre Engineer
England

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
2 3 (60.00%) RHCT
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Cronacle
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) RHCT
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Cronacle
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco