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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Centre Architect
UK
Rank 808 933 901
Rank change year-on-year
+125 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 36 23 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.023% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.024% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 57
Median salary £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £67,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Data Centre Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Architect
Top 12 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +107 32 £90,000 +20.00% 2
South East +71 20 £90,000 +63.63%
Berkshire +63 20 £90,000 -
West Midlands - 10 £60,000 -
London +49 9 £75,000 - 2
Bracknell - 9 - -
Birmingham - 9 - -
Reading +40 5 £90,000 -
East of England +28 1 £58,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £58,500 -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £58,500 -

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 87 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 51 (58.62%) Presales
3 48 (55.17%) VMware
4 47 (54.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (37.93%) IaaS
6 32 (36.78%) PaaS
6 32 (36.78%) Service Delivery
6 32 (36.78%) Cisco
6 32 (36.78%) ITIL
7 26 (29.89%) BMC
7 26 (29.89%) Capacity Planning
8 23 (26.44%) Migration
8 23 (26.44%) HP
9 21 (24.14%) Project Management
10 20 (22.99%) SaaS
11 19 (21.84%) Citrix
11 19 (21.84%) EMC
11 19 (21.84%) WAN
11 19 (21.84%) Hybrid Cloud
12 18 (20.69%) Change Control
12 18 (20.69%) LAN
12 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
12 18 (20.69%) NetApp
12 18 (20.69%) Juniper
13 17 (19.54%) DB2
13 17 (19.54%) MySQL
13 17 (19.54%) Oracle
14 16 (18.39%) Line Management
14 16 (18.39%) Firewall
14 16 (18.39%) Degree

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 6 (6.90%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.15%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 33 (37.93%) IaaS
2 32 (36.78%) PaaS
3 20 (22.99%) SaaS
4 13 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.84%) WAN
2 18 (20.69%) LAN
3 16 (18.39%) Firewall
4 11 (12.64%) SAN
5 7 (8.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (5.75%) Network Security
6 5 (5.75%) VPN
7 4 (4.60%) Telepresence
7 4 (4.60%) WebEx
8 2 (2.30%) Skype
9 1 (1.15%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (1.15%) DHCP
9 1 (1.15%) DNS
9 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.15%) NAS
9 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.15%) VLAN
9 1 (1.15%) VPLS
9 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.54%) DB2
2 17 (19.54%) MySQL
3 2 (2.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Legal
2 14 (16.09%) Retail
3 12 (13.79%) Publishing
4 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) Middleware
2 1 (1.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 87 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 19 (21.84%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (18.39%) Computer Science
4 14 (16.09%) Driving Licence
5 12 (13.79%) CMDB
6 10 (11.49%) Public Cloud
7 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (8.05%) Private Cloud
9 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
10 4 (4.60%) FlexPod
10 4 (4.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
12 1 (1.15%) Clustering
12 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
12 1 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.20%) Unix
2 5 (5.75%) Windows
3 3 (3.45%) Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (58.62%) Presales
2 32 (36.78%) ITIL
2 32 (36.78%) Service Delivery
3 26 (29.89%) Capacity Planning
4 23 (26.44%) Migration
5 21 (24.14%) Project Management
6 18 (20.69%) Change Control
7 16 (18.39%) Line Management
8 14 (16.09%) Business Continuity
8 14 (16.09%) Data Migration
8 14 (16.09%) Transition Management
9 13 (14.94%) Service Management
10 12 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (13.79%) IT Governance
10 12 (13.79%) PRINCE2
10 12 (13.79%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
10 12 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (13.79%) TOGAF
10 12 (13.79%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) Python
3 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.15%) Perl
3 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) Degree
2 15 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (13.79%) ISEB
3 12 (13.79%) PMI Certification
3 12 (13.79%) PMP
4 7 (8.05%) CCIE
4 7 (8.05%) CCNP
4 7 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.60%) CCDA
6 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.30%) MCSA
7 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.15%) MCITP
8 1 (1.15%) MCSE
8 1 (1.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (54.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (9.20%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.30%) KVM
6 1 (1.15%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.15%) vCloud
6 1 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.15%) vSphere
6 1 (1.15%) Xen
6 1 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (13.79%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.15%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.15%) Nagios
2 1 (1.15%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 48 (55.17%) VMware
2 32 (36.78%) Cisco
3 26 (29.89%) BMC
4 23 (26.44%) HP
5 19 (21.84%) Citrix
5 19 (21.84%) EMC
6 18 (20.69%) Juniper
6 18 (20.69%) NetApp
7 17 (19.54%) Oracle
8 14 (16.09%) CheckPoint
8 14 (16.09%) PlateSpin
9 13 (14.94%) IBM
10 10 (11.49%) CenturyLink
11 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
12 4 (4.60%) F5
12 4 (4.60%) Symantec
13 3 (3.45%) Intel
13 3 (3.45%) Palo Alto
14 2 (2.30%) Fortinet
14 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
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