The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 60 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.18% 0.19% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.19% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £39,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +8.33%
Data Centre Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 523 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.33% 98.12% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 459 446 564
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) FCoE
3 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) CA
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) FlexPod
3 3 (37.50%) e-Health
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (37.50%) FCoE
2 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) e-Health
1 3 (37.50%) FlexPod
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) VMware