The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Technician
Rank 55 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Technician 14 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.20% - 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 3
Average salary £26,500 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,750 £22,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+23.33% +12.50%
Data Centre Technician
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
597 479 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.87% 95.61% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 497 425 521
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Data Centre Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Data Centre Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Data Centre Technician
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Data Centre Technician Salary Trend in Slough

Data Centre Technician
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Technician across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Data Centre Technician Salary Histogram in Slough

Data Centre Technician
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 16 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (37.50%) Server Building
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 5 (31.25%) Cognos Impromptu
3 5 (31.25%) VPN
4 4 (25.00%) Logistics
5 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) SLA
5 3 (18.75%) IPv4
5 3 (18.75%) IPv6
5 3 (18.75%) CCNA
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management

Data Centre Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) IPv4
2 3 (18.75%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Cognos Impromptu
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Server Building
2 4 (25.00%) Logistics
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
1 6 (37.50%) VMware