The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 430 443 424
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 19 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.089% 0.051% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.054% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 22
Average salary £32,750 £38,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.93% +32.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £33,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,150 £48,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Data Centre Engineer
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
20179 22291 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.89% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16172 17876 17969
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Data Centre Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Data Centre Engineer
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 Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Surrey +25 8 £27,500 -42.10%
Hampshire -4 5 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Berkshire -3 4 £50,000 +122.22%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £20,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £41,500 -
Data Centre Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) ITIL
3 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 17 (50.00%) SLA
5 15 (44.12%) SAN
6 13 (38.24%) Cisco
7 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (35.29%) Firewall
8 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
8 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 9 (26.47%) VMware
10 8 (23.53%) Ethernet
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
10 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (23.53%) Structured Cabling
11 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.59%) A+ Certification
11 7 (20.59%) CCNA
12 6 (17.65%) HP
12 6 (17.65%) SAP
12 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
12 6 (17.65%) SQL
12 6 (17.65%) Network Design
12 6 (17.65%) HP ASE
12 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (17.65%) Change Control
13 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) S-PLUS
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) SAN
2 12 (35.29%) Firewall
3 8 (23.53%) Ethernet
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (23.53%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.82%) FCoE
5 3 (8.82%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) FlexPod
1 3 (8.82%) e-Health
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Life Science
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (14.71%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Network Design
2 6 (17.65%) Change Control
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.82%) Coaching
5 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.94%) Logistics
6 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (20.59%) A+ Certification
3 7 (20.59%) CCNA
4 6 (17.65%) HP ASE
5 5 (14.71%) Degree
5 5 (14.71%) MCSA
5 5 (14.71%) CCNP
5 5 (14.71%) Dell Certification
5 5 (14.71%) SAP Certification
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (5.88%) Server+ Certification
7 2 (5.88%) MCITP
8 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.94%) ISEB
8 1 (2.94%) MCSE
8 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (50.00%) SLA
2 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
2 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.94%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
3 5 (14.71%) Firmware
4 3 (8.82%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Cisco
3 9 (26.47%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) HP
4 6 (17.65%) SAP
5 5 (14.71%) Dell
6 3 (8.82%) CA
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) NetApp
7 2 (5.88%) Sun
7 2 (5.88%) Remedy
8 1 (2.94%) Brocade
8 1 (2.94%) Veeam
8 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) Symantec
Andover, Hampshire
Simplyhealth
Salary: From £38,290 to £40,300 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago