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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Architect
Rank 881 929 944
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 29 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.031% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.032% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 31
Median salary £72,500 £62,500 £69,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -9.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £55,000 £68,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -19.70%

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
90765 105251 110157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76040 87694 88974
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016 within the UK.

Data Centre Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Architect
Top 13 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 24 September 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 +54 27 £72,500 +16.00%
London +36 12 £80,000 +14.28%
Nottingham - 6 - -
Nottinghamshire - 6 - -
East Midlands - 6 - -
South East +32 4 £67,500 +22.72%
Berkshire +15 4 £67,500 +8.00%
West Midlands -13 4 - -
Birmingham -32 4 - -
North West - 2 £55,500 -
Manchester - 2 £55,500 -
Reading - 2 £65,000 -
Bracknell - 1 - -

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 55 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 33 (60.00%) Presales
3 30 (54.55%) VMware
4 29 (52.73%) Cisco
5 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (36.36%) EMC
7 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
8 18 (32.73%) Project Management
9 13 (23.64%) Citrix
9 13 (23.64%) Oracle
9 13 (23.64%) DB2
9 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
10 12 (21.82%) Migration
10 12 (21.82%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (20.00%) NetApp
11 11 (20.00%) TOGAF
12 10 (18.18%) Finance
12 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (18.18%) IaaS
13 9 (16.36%) Line Management
13 9 (16.36%) SQL
13 9 (16.36%) CheckPoint
13 9 (16.36%) Degree
13 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
13 9 (16.36%) Riverbed
13 9 (16.36%) PaaS
14 8 (14.55%) Business Development
14 8 (14.55%) Marketing
14 8 (14.55%) EMC Certification

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 3 (5.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.82%) CloudStack
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.82%) SketchUp
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) IaaS
2 9 (16.36%) PaaS
3 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (10.91%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (7.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) MPLS
2 3 (5.45%) LAN
2 3 (5.45%) SAN
2 3 (5.45%) VLAN
2 3 (5.45%) WAN
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) Network Security
4 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.82%) NAS
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) DB2
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.55%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) SAP HANA
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Marketing
3 6 (10.91%) Publishing
4 4 (7.27%) Automotive
4 4 (7.27%) Retail
5 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 55 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (21.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (12.73%) Private Cloud
4 6 (10.91%) CMDB
4 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (7.27%) Clustering
7 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.64%) iSeries
7 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Unix
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) AIX
3 3 (5.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.82%) Debian
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Presales
2 18 (32.73%) Project Management
3 12 (21.82%) Migration
4 11 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 9 (16.36%) Line Management
6 8 (14.55%) Business Development
6 8 (14.55%) ITIL
6 8 (14.55%) Network Optimisation
6 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
7 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.73%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (10.91%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (10.91%) Gantt Chart
8 6 (10.91%) IT Governance
8 6 (10.91%) ITIL V3
8 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
8 6 (10.91%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (10.91%) Service Management
8 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.91%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Perl
2 5 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.64%) C
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.36%) Degree
3 8 (14.55%) EMC Certification
3 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.91%) ISEB
5 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
5 6 (10.91%) PMP
6 5 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.64%) CCIE
7 2 (3.64%) CCNP
8 1 (1.82%) CCDP
8 1 (1.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
2 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.91%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.64%) KVM
4 2 (3.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) VMware
2 29 (52.73%) Cisco
3 20 (36.36%) EMC
4 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
5 13 (23.64%) Citrix
5 13 (23.64%) Oracle
6 11 (20.00%) NetApp
7 9 (16.36%) CheckPoint
7 9 (16.36%) Riverbed
8 8 (14.55%) HP
8 8 (14.55%) IBM
8 8 (14.55%) Juniper
9 6 (10.91%) BMC
10 5 (9.09%) Symantec
11 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.64%) Mercator
11 2 (3.64%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.82%) SAP
12 1 (1.82%) Veritas