The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 78 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.74% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £31,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £47,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-28.42% +31.94%
Data Centre Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
906 864 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.67% 95.68% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 698 762 713
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Data Centre Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) SLA
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (55.56%) CCNA
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco
6 4 (44.44%) MCSA
6 4 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (44.44%) Degree
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) Retail
8 1 (11.11%) Life Science
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (11.11%) SaaS
8 1 (11.11%) ERP
8 1 (11.11%) MySQL
8 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco