The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Centre Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Architect
Rank 438 441 428
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 12 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.063% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 15
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £70,000 £75,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Data Centre Architect
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18287 19931 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15671 16283 15778
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Data Centre Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Data Centre Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Centre Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Data Centre Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Data Centre Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Data Centre Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Data Centre Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 7 £75,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £55,000 -
Kent +6 1 £80,000 +14.28%
Data Centre Architect
England

Data Centre Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Data Centre Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 24 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (85.71%) VMware
3 16 (57.14%) HP
3 16 (57.14%) Network Security
4 15 (53.57%) EMC
4 15 (53.57%) ITIL
5 14 (50.00%) Oracle
5 14 (50.00%) SAN
6 13 (46.43%) Windows
6 13 (46.43%) Linux
6 13 (46.43%) Telecoms
7 12 (42.86%) NetApp
8 11 (39.29%) Firewall
8 11 (39.29%) Cisco
9 10 (35.71%) Migration
9 10 (35.71%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (32.14%) Public Cloud
10 9 (32.14%) Private Cloud
10 9 (32.14%) CRM
11 8 (28.57%) ERP
11 8 (28.57%) Unix
11 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 8 (28.57%) DB2
11 8 (28.57%) Juniper
11 8 (28.57%) MySQL
11 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
11 8 (28.57%) eTOM
11 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (28.57%) Presales

Data Centre Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Data Centre Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (28.57%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) Network Security
2 14 (50.00%) SAN
3 11 (39.29%) Firewall
4 7 (25.00%) LAN
4 7 (25.00%) WAN
5 6 (21.43%) NAS
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.71%) VPN
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.14%) DNS
7 2 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.57%) HSRP
8 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.57%) IPv6
8 1 (3.57%) MPLS
8 1 (3.57%) OSPF
8 1 (3.57%) SSH
8 1 (3.57%) SSL
8 1 (3.57%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) DB2
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (46.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (35.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (32.14%) Private Cloud
3 9 (32.14%) Public Cloud
4 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.57%) FlexPod
5 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Unix
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Migration
3 9 (32.14%) CRM
4 8 (28.57%) ERP
4 8 (28.57%) eTOM
4 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 8 (28.57%) Presales
5 7 (25.00%) Product Management
5 7 (25.00%) Project Management
6 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (21.43%) High Availability
6 6 (21.43%) ITSM
6 6 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (21.43%) Service Management
6 6 (21.43%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.14%) Demand Management
8 1 (3.57%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Perl
1 7 (25.00%) PHP
1 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
1 6 (21.43%) MCSA
1 6 (21.43%) MCSE
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.71%) CCIE
4 2 (7.14%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) CCDA
5 1 (3.57%) CCDP
5 1 (3.57%) CCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCSE
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.57%) NCIE
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) VMware
2 16 (57.14%) HP
3 15 (53.57%) EMC
4 14 (50.00%) Oracle
5 12 (42.86%) NetApp
6 11 (39.29%) Cisco
7 8 (28.57%) Juniper
8 7 (25.00%) CommVault
8 7 (25.00%) SolarWinds
8 7 (25.00%) Veeam
9 5 (17.86%) Huawei
10 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.57%) F5
10 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto