The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Data Centre Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Architect
Rank 877 942 945
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 31 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.025% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.026% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 26
Median salary £80,000 £66,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,500 £93,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Data Centre Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Data Centre Architect in the job title.

Data Centre Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Centre Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Architect within the UK.

Data Centre Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Data Centre Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Architect over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Data Centre Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Architect
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England +66 29 £80,000 +21.21% 2
London +46 19 £80,000 -16.88% 2
South East +29 5 £95,000 +43.93%
West Midlands +1 3 £70,000 +21.73%
Birmingham -7 3 £70,000 +21.73%
Reading +14 2 £65,000 -3.70%
Berkshire +9 2 £65,000 -3.70%
West Sussex -11 2 £95,000 +43.93%
Crawley -16 2 £95,000 +43.93%
City of London +59 1 £75,000 -31.81%
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £51,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £51,000 -

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Data Centre Architect 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 featuring Data Centre Architect in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 31 (60.78%) Presales
3 22 (43.14%) Cisco
4 19 (37.25%) VMware
4 19 (37.25%) Finance
5 18 (35.29%) Migration
6 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
7 12 (23.53%) EMC
8 11 (21.57%) Project Management
8 11 (21.57%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 9 (17.65%) Windows
10 8 (15.69%) Oracle
10 8 (15.69%) Linux
10 8 (15.69%) Risk Management
10 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
10 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
10 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
10 8 (15.69%) Riverbed
10 8 (15.69%) Integration Testing
11 7 (13.73%) Marketing
11 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (13.73%) EMC Certification
11 7 (13.73%) Unix
11 7 (13.73%) DB2
11 7 (13.73%) Network Optimisation
11 7 (13.73%) Private Cloud
12 6 (11.76%) AIX

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.96%) CloudStack
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Project
2 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) SaaS
2 4 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.84%) IaaS
2 4 (7.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Firewall
1 6 (11.76%) WAN
2 5 (9.80%) LAN
3 4 (7.84%) MPLS
3 4 (7.84%) SAN
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.92%) VLAN
4 2 (3.92%) VXLAN
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.96%) HSRP
5 1 (1.96%) IPsec
5 1 (1.96%) Network Security
5 1 (1.96%) OSPF
5 1 (1.96%) SSL
5 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) DB2
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Marketing
3 5 (9.80%) Banking
4 4 (7.84%) Automotive
4 4 (7.84%) Retail
5 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.88%) Front Office
5 3 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 51 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (21.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (13.73%) Private Cloud
4 6 (11.76%) Clustering
5 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (5.88%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.92%) iSeries
7 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Unix
4 6 (11.76%) AIX
5 5 (9.80%) Solaris
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.96%) Debian
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Presales
2 18 (35.29%) Migration
3 11 (21.57%) Project Management
4 8 (15.69%) Integration Testing
4 8 (15.69%) Risk Management
5 7 (13.73%) Network Optimisation
6 6 (11.76%) Business Development
6 6 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 5 (9.80%) Converged Infrastructure
7 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.84%) ITIL
8 4 (7.84%) Logistics
9 3 (5.88%) Change Control
9 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.88%) Investment Management
9 3 (5.88%) Low Latency
9 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) Perl
1 5 (9.80%) Python
2 4 (7.84%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) C
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.73%) EMC Certification
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.96%) CCIE
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.96%) KVM
3 1 (1.96%) UAG
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Cisco
2 19 (37.25%) VMware
3 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 12 (23.53%) EMC
5 8 (15.69%) Oracle
5 8 (15.69%) Riverbed
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix
6 4 (7.84%) NetApp
7 3 (5.88%) Mercator
8 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.92%) IBM
8 2 (3.92%) Symantec
9 1 (1.96%) Dell
9 1 (1.96%) F5
9 1 (1.96%) HP
9 1 (1.96%) SAP
9 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.96%) Veritas
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