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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Architect
Rank 858 880 864
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 34 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.015% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 22
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Data Centre Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Architect
Top 21 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 27 March 2015. 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 +31 34 £75,000 -0.66% 2
London +44 10 £70,000 -
Berkshire +8 9 £75,000 -9.09%
Reading +7 9 £75,000 -9.09%
South East 0 9 £75,000 -9.09% 1
South West - 7 £75,000 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £75,000 -
Birmingham - 7 £75,000 -
Bournemouth - 6 £75,000 -
Brighton - 6 £75,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £75,000 -
Oxford - 6 £75,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £75,000 -
Dorset - 6 £75,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £75,000 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £75,000 -
City of London - 6 £70,000 -
East of England - 6 £75,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £75,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £75,000 -
Bristol - 1 £72,500 - 1

Data Centre Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 30 (54.55%) VMware
2 24 (43.64%) Cisco
3 22 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (38.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (36.36%) NetApp
6 18 (32.73%) IBM
6 18 (32.73%) HP
7 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (23.64%) EMC
9 12 (21.82%) Windows
9 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
10 11 (20.00%) Dell
10 11 (20.00%) CCIE
10 11 (20.00%) SCCM
11 8 (14.55%) SAN
11 8 (14.55%) FlexPod
12 7 (12.73%) 3PAR
12 7 (12.73%) vSphere
12 7 (12.73%) Firewall
12 7 (12.73%) Linux
13 5 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (7.27%) Investment Banking
14 4 (7.27%) Banking
14 4 (7.27%) Migration
14 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
15 3 (5.45%) Finance
15 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management

Data Centre Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) IaaS
2 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
2 2 (3.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (14.55%) SAN
3 7 (12.73%) Firewall
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.45%) MPLS
5 3 (5.45%) LAN
5 3 (5.45%) WAN
6 2 (3.64%) Network Security
7 1 (1.82%) VPN
General
1 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.27%) Banking
1 4 (7.27%) Investment Banking
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) FlexPod
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Economics
3 1 (1.82%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.27%) Migration
2 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
2 3 (5.45%) Network Architecture
3 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
3 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (1.82%) Network Design
4 1 (1.82%) Supplier Management
4 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (1.82%) Business Development
4 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.82%) Scrum
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL
4 1 (1.82%) Risk Management
4 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.00%) CCIE
3 2 (3.64%) CCNP
3 2 (3.64%) CCNA
3 2 (3.64%) CCDP
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) LPIC
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) MBA
4 1 (1.82%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.73%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) KVM
4 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) VMware
2 24 (43.64%) Cisco
3 20 (36.36%) NetApp
4 18 (32.73%) IBM
4 18 (32.73%) HP
5 13 (23.64%) EMC
6 11 (20.00%) Dell
7 7 (12.73%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.64%) PlateSpin
9 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.64%) Citrix
9 2 (3.64%) Juniper
9 2 (3.64%) BMC
10 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.82%) Huawei
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