The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Data Centre Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 85 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.59% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Median salary £34,000 - £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.03%
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
1168 1173 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.57% 96.78% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1024 827
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 7 £34,000 -
Data Centre Engineer
Wales

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Data Centre Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) MCSA
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (76.92%) Firewall
4 9 (69.23%) Dell
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 9 (69.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (69.23%) MCSE
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco
4 9 (69.23%) SolarWinds
4 9 (69.23%) EqualLogic
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) IaaS
6 4 (30.77%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (23.08%) NAS
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) CCNA
7 3 (23.08%) MCTS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (23.08%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) Junos
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) VPLS
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (69.23%) EqualLogic
3 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) MCSA
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (69.23%) MCSE
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
4 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) MCTS
4 3 (23.08%) Server+ Certification
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CCDA
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) Dell
1 9 (69.23%) SolarWinds
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Dell Compellent
3 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
4 1 (7.69%) F5