The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Engineer
Rank - - 80
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £30,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -23.07%
Data Centre Engineer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1064 1119 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.94% 95.97% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 958 994 761
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Data Centre Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft