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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 419 422 416
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 18 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.086% 0.067% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.071% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 16
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,300 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £47,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-27.36% +31.94%
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
19860 21236 20530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16040 16850 17122
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,889 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Hampshire 0 9 £32,000 -8.57%
Surrey +4 5 £27,500 -42.10%
Berkshire +10 4 £42,500 +80.85%
Data Centre Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 16 (48.48%) Windows
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 14 (42.42%) SAN
3 13 (39.39%) SLA
4 12 (36.36%) Cisco
5 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
6 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
6 10 (30.30%) Firewall
7 8 (24.24%) Linux
7 8 (24.24%) VMware
7 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
8 7 (21.21%) MS Office
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (18.18%) SQL
9 6 (18.18%) CCNA
9 6 (18.18%) Workflow
9 6 (18.18%) Degree
9 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (15.15%) MCSA
10 5 (15.15%) Ethernet
10 5 (15.15%) CCNP
10 5 (15.15%) Fidessa
10 5 (15.15%) HP
10 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
10 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
10 5 (15.15%) Financial Institution
10 5 (15.15%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) SAN
2 10 (30.30%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (15.15%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (15.15%) Ethernet
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.06%) FCoE
6 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 5 (15.15%) Financial Institution
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) FlexPod
2 2 (6.06%) e-Health
3 1 (3.03%) Life Science
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Workflow
3 5 (15.15%) Network Design
3 5 (15.15%) Time Management
4 4 (12.12%) Change Control
4 4 (12.12%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow Management
7 1 (3.03%) Logistics
7 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.03%) ERP
7 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.18%) Degree
3 6 (18.18%) CCNA
4 5 (15.15%) MCSA
4 5 (15.15%) CCNP
5 4 (12.12%) A+ Certification
5 4 (12.12%) HP ASE
6 3 (9.09%) SAP Certification
6 3 (9.09%) Dell Certification
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (3.03%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.03%) MCITP
8 1 (3.03%) MCP
8 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Firmware
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Cisco
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
4 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
4 5 (15.15%) Fidessa
4 5 (15.15%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) Dell
5 3 (9.09%) Sun
5 3 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (6.06%) Remedy
6 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 2 (6.06%) CA
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Brocade
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam
7 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix