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 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 Architect
Rank 927 934 951
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 21 51 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.045% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.047% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 25
Median salary £70,000 £71,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £100,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,500 £71,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-1.39% -4.66%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Median 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 £68,000 £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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Data Centre Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Architect
Top 17 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 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
England +12 21 £70,000 - 6
London +11 9 £70,000 - 1
South East +1 7 £71,750 -4.33% 1
Birmingham -15 5 £70,000 -6.66% 1
West Midlands -19 5 £70,000 -6.66% 1
Berkshire +14 4 £72,500 -3.33% 1
Reading +13 3 - -
North West +27 2 - - 2
Manchester +14 2 - - 2
Kent - 2 £73,000 -
East of England +13 1 - -
Surrey -9 1 £67,500 +8.00%
West Malling - 1 £71,000 -
Guildford - 1 £67,500 -
Luton - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £72,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 50 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 30 (60.00%) Presales
3 28 (56.00%) Migration
4 24 (48.00%) VMware
5 22 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (44.00%) Oracle
6 20 (40.00%) ITIL
6 20 (40.00%) HP
7 19 (38.00%) EMC
8 17 (34.00%) Unix
8 17 (34.00%) Telecoms
9 16 (32.00%) Finance
9 16 (32.00%) DB2
9 16 (32.00%) Private Cloud
9 16 (32.00%) Hybrid Cloud
10 15 (30.00%) Public Cloud
10 15 (30.00%) NetApp
11 14 (28.00%) CRM
11 14 (28.00%) Network Security
12 13 (26.00%) eTOM
12 13 (26.00%) ERP
12 13 (26.00%) MySQL
12 13 (26.00%) Windows
12 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
12 13 (26.00%) OpenStack
13 10 (20.00%) Linux
14 9 (18.00%) TOGAF
15 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (16.00%) Degree
15 8 (16.00%) Integration Testing

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 13 (26.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
1 3 (6.00%) MS Project
1 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.00%) SaaS
3 3 (6.00%) IaaS
3 3 (6.00%) PaaS
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) Network Security
2 8 (16.00%) SAN
2 8 (16.00%) WAN
3 7 (14.00%) LAN
4 6 (12.00%) Firewall
4 6 (12.00%) NAS
5 2 (4.00%) VXLAN
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.00%) HSRP
6 1 (2.00%) IPsec
6 1 (2.00%) OSPF
6 1 (2.00%) SSL
6 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) DB2
2 13 (26.00%) MySQL
2 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (34.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (32.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.00%) Front Office
4 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (32.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 16 (32.00%) Private Cloud
3 15 (30.00%) Public Cloud
4 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.00%) Clustering
6 3 (6.00%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Unix
2 13 (26.00%) Windows
3 10 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (10.00%) AIX
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.00%) Solaris
6 2 (4.00%) CentOS
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Presales
2 28 (56.00%) Migration
3 20 (40.00%) ITIL
4 14 (28.00%) CRM
5 13 (26.00%) ERP
5 13 (26.00%) eTOM
6 9 (18.00%) TOGAF
7 8 (16.00%) Integration Testing
8 7 (14.00%) Risk Management
8 7 (14.00%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (10.00%) High Availability
11 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 4 (8.00%) ITSM
11 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (8.00%) Service Management
12 3 (6.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) Perl
1 3 (6.00%) Python
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.00%) MCSA
3 4 (8.00%) MCSE
4 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) VMware
2 22 (44.00%) Oracle
3 20 (40.00%) HP
4 19 (38.00%) EMC
5 15 (30.00%) NetApp
6 7 (14.00%) Cisco
7 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.00%) Huawei
9 3 (6.00%) Mercator
10 2 (4.00%) Citrix
10 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.00%) Symantec
11 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.00%) Dell
11 1 (2.00%) IBM
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Manchester, Lancashire
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