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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 422 433 420
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 42 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 19
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £30,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -11.11%
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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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 +2 15 £38,000 -10.58% 2
Surrey +17 13 £32,500 -23.52% 2
West Sussex +4 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Hampshire +9 4 £41,250 +27.90%
Kent - 1 £52,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Data Centre Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 41 (38.32%) Cisco
3 40 (37.38%) Windows
4 37 (34.58%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (30.84%) CCNP
6 32 (29.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 29 (27.10%) Linux
8 28 (26.17%) VMware
9 26 (24.30%) ITIL
10 24 (22.43%) Load Balancing
11 21 (19.63%) Firewall
11 21 (19.63%) Data Centre Operations
12 20 (18.69%) ITIL V3
12 20 (18.69%) C
12 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
13 17 (15.89%) LAN
13 17 (15.89%) Windows Server
14 16 (14.95%) Wireshark
14 16 (14.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (14.02%) Finance
16 13 (12.15%) Cisco LMS
16 13 (12.15%) Telecoms
16 13 (12.15%) Migration
16 13 (12.15%) Network Design
16 13 (12.15%) CiscoWorks
16 13 (12.15%) DWDM
16 13 (12.15%) CAD
17 12 (11.21%) AutoCAD
17 12 (11.21%) MPLS
17 12 (11.21%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.61%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) AutoCAD
1 12 (11.21%) MS Project
2 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.91%) Cisco Nexus
2 21 (19.63%) Firewall
3 17 (15.89%) LAN
4 16 (14.95%) Wireshark
5 13 (12.15%) DWDM
6 12 (11.21%) BGP
6 12 (11.21%) MPLS
6 12 (11.21%) OSPF
6 12 (11.21%) VPLS
7 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.48%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (6.54%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (6.54%) Structured Cabling
9 7 (6.54%) VPN
10 6 (5.61%) FTP
10 6 (5.61%) iSCSI
10 6 (5.61%) SAN
11 5 (4.67%) Internet
11 5 (4.67%) IPv4
11 5 (4.67%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) Cognos Impromptu
3 4 (3.74%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.87%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) REST
1 2 (1.87%) SOAP
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 107 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.61%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.93%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.93%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (0.93%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.38%) Windows
2 29 (27.10%) Linux
3 17 (15.89%) Windows Server
4 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.80%) CentOS
7 3 (2.80%) Debian
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.93%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) ITIL
2 24 (22.43%) Load Balancing
3 21 (19.63%) Data Centre Operations
4 20 (18.69%) ITIL V3
5 13 (12.15%) CAD
5 13 (12.15%) Migration
5 13 (12.15%) Network Design
6 11 (10.28%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.54%) Service Management
8 6 (5.61%) CAFM
8 6 (5.61%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.80%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.80%) Line Management
9 3 (2.80%) Security Patching
9 3 (2.80%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (2.80%) Workflow
10 2 (1.87%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (1.87%) High Availability
10 2 (1.87%) Mentoring
10 2 (1.87%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.69%) C
2 2 (1.87%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 37 (34.58%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (30.84%) CCNP
3 12 (11.21%) NVQ Level 3
4 10 (9.35%) Degree
5 7 (6.54%) A+ Certification
5 7 (6.54%) CCIE
5 7 (6.54%) MCITP
5 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.54%) Server+ Certification
6 4 (3.74%) CCNA
7 1 (0.93%) NCDA
7 1 (0.93%) NCIE
7 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) VCP5
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) SAS 70
System Software
1 16 (14.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.41%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
4 6 (5.61%) XenServer
5 5 (4.67%) vSphere
6 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) Cisco LMS
1 13 (12.15%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (3.74%) cPanel
2 4 (3.74%) Plesk
2 4 (3.74%) SCCM
2 4 (3.74%) WSUS
3 3 (2.80%) Nagios
3 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (2.80%) SCOM
3 3 (2.80%) WMI
4 2 (1.87%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.93%) SCSM
Vendors
1 41 (38.32%) Cisco
2 28 (26.17%) VMware
3 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
4 12 (11.21%) Riverbed
5 11 (10.28%) Dell
6 10 (9.35%) F5
6 10 (9.35%) HP
7 8 (7.48%) Juniper
7 8 (7.48%) Palo Alto
8 7 (6.54%) CheckPoint
9 6 (5.61%) Wall Street Systems
10 5 (4.67%) Supermicro
11 4 (3.74%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.80%) EMC
12 3 (2.80%) Nimsoft
12 3 (2.80%) Remedy
12 3 (2.80%) Splunk
12 3 (2.80%) TOWER Software
13 2 (1.87%) Symantec
13 2 (1.87%) Trend Micro
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