The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Centre Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Technician
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Technician 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £22,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.50%
Data Centre Technician
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5715 5829 4833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.20% 95.26% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4820 4167
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Data Centre Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Data Centre Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Centre Technician
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Data Centre Technician Salary Trend in the South West

Data Centre Technician
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (80.00%) SLA
2 8 (80.00%) Legal
2 8 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (80.00%) Mainframe
2 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL

Data Centre Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (80.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (80.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat