The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Centre Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Architect
Rank 905 879 888
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 30 58 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.054% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.056% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 16 51 35
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,375 £86,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Data Centre Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Data Centre Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Architect
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 29 £75,000 - 2
South East +17 14 £55,000 -26.66%
London -11 11 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Reading +7 9 £75,000 -
Berkshire -9 9 £75,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £55,000 -
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
City of London +39 1 £57,500 -17.85%
Kent +1 1 £80,000 +14.28%

Data Centre Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 71 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 40 (56.34%) VMware
3 33 (46.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (45.07%) EMC
5 31 (43.66%) Presales
6 28 (39.44%) HP
7 27 (38.03%) NetApp
8 24 (33.80%) Migration
8 24 (33.80%) ITIL
9 22 (30.99%) Windows
9 22 (30.99%) Cisco
10 21 (29.58%) Oracle
10 21 (29.58%) Network Security
11 20 (28.17%) Unix
12 18 (25.35%) Linux
12 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
12 18 (25.35%) Finance
13 16 (22.54%) ERP
13 16 (22.54%) SAN
14 15 (21.13%) CRM
14 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
14 15 (21.13%) Private Cloud
14 15 (21.13%) Hybrid Cloud
14 15 (21.13%) Public Cloud
14 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
15 14 (19.72%) Firewall
16 13 (18.31%) eTOM
16 13 (18.31%) DB2
16 13 (18.31%) MySQL
16 13 (18.31%) OpenStack

Data Centre Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.31%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.41%) JBoss
3 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) MS Project
2 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.86%) SaaS
4 6 (8.45%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.58%) Network Security
2 16 (22.54%) SAN
3 14 (19.72%) Firewall
4 10 (14.08%) LAN
4 10 (14.08%) WAN
5 8 (11.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (11.27%) NAS
6 4 (5.63%) VPN
7 3 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.23%) DNS
8 2 (2.82%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (2.82%) SSL
9 1 (1.41%) BGP
9 1 (1.41%) DHCP
9 1 (1.41%) HTTP
9 1 (1.41%) IPv6
9 1 (1.41%) MPLS
9 1 (1.41%) NetScreen
9 1 (1.41%) RSVP
9 1 (1.41%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.31%) DB2
2 13 (18.31%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
1 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.04%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.23%) Front Office
3 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Advertising
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Middleware
1 3 (4.23%) Web Services
2 1 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.41%) REST
2 1 (1.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (21.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 15 (21.13%) Private Cloud
2 15 (21.13%) Public Cloud
3 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.41%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.99%) Windows
2 20 (28.17%) Unix
3 18 (25.35%) Linux
4 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.82%) AIX
7 2 (2.82%) CentOS
7 2 (2.82%) SUSE
8 1 (1.41%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Presales
2 24 (33.80%) ITIL
2 24 (33.80%) Migration
3 16 (22.54%) ERP
4 15 (21.13%) CRM
5 13 (18.31%) eTOM
6 11 (15.49%) Project Management
7 10 (14.08%) TOGAF
8 9 (12.68%) Load Balancing
9 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (9.86%) High Availability
9 7 (9.86%) People Management
9 7 (9.86%) Product Management
10 6 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.45%) ITSM
10 6 (8.45%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (8.45%) Service Management
11 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
11 5 (7.04%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (7.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) Perl
1 7 (9.86%) PHP
1 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.41%) C#
2 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) MCSE
3 6 (8.45%) MCSA
4 5 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.23%) CCIE
5 3 (4.23%) CCNA
5 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.82%) CCNP
6 2 (2.82%) CITP
7 1 (1.41%) CCDA
7 1 (1.41%) CCDP
7 1 (1.41%) CCSA
7 1 (1.41%) CCSE
7 1 (1.41%) EMC Certification
7 1 (1.41%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.41%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) COBIT
1 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (46.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.27%) vSphere
4 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Nagios
2 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (56.34%) VMware
2 32 (45.07%) EMC
3 28 (39.44%) HP
4 27 (38.03%) NetApp
5 22 (30.99%) Cisco
6 21 (29.58%) Oracle
7 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.27%) Juniper
9 7 (9.86%) CommVault
9 7 (9.86%) SolarWinds
9 7 (9.86%) Veeam
10 6 (8.45%) IBM
11 5 (7.04%) Huawei
11 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
12 4 (5.63%) Symantec
13 3 (4.23%) F5
14 2 (2.82%) Citrix
14 2 (2.82%) Computacenter
14 2 (2.82%) Dell
14 2 (2.82%) Intel Security
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