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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Architect
Rank 886 929 949
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 30 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.037% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.038% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 29
Median salary £75,000 £66,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% +2.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,250 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £66,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.52%

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
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 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 July 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 1 July 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 +48 28 £75,000 +13.63% 13
London +54 16 £80,000 - 5
South East +27 8 £83,750 +30.35% 1
Berkshire +17 5 £68,750 +1.85% 1
West Midlands -5 5 £70,000 +12.00% 4
Birmingham -8 5 £70,000 +12.00% 1
Reading +11 4 £65,000 -3.70% 1
West Sussex +3 2 £95,000 +43.93%
Crawley -12 2 £95,000 +43.93%
City of London +61 1 £75,000 -31.81%
Bracknell - 1 £72,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 49 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 29 (59.18%) Presales
3 20 (40.82%) Finance
3 20 (40.82%) VMware
4 19 (38.78%) Migration
5 18 (36.73%) Cisco
6 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
8 11 (22.45%) Windows
9 10 (20.41%) EMC
9 10 (20.41%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (18.37%) Oracle
10 9 (18.37%) Linux
10 9 (18.37%) Project Management
11 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
11 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
11 8 (16.33%) Unix
11 8 (16.33%) DB2
11 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
11 8 (16.33%) Private Cloud
11 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
12 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 6 (12.24%) WAN
13 6 (12.24%) AIX
13 6 (12.24%) Firewall
13 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (12.24%) Business Development
13 6 (12.24%) Clustering

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 (6.12%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.04%) CloudStack
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Project
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
2 4 (8.16%) IaaS
2 4 (8.16%) PaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Firewall
1 6 (12.24%) WAN
2 5 (10.20%) LAN
2 5 (10.20%) SAN
3 3 (6.12%) MPLS
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.08%) NAS
4 2 (4.08%) Network Security
4 2 (4.08%) VLAN
4 2 (4.08%) VXLAN
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.04%) HSRP
5 1 (2.04%) IPsec
5 1 (2.04%) OSPF
5 1 (2.04%) SSL
5 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) DB2
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Automotive
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.12%) Front Office
4 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (16.33%) Private Cloud
4 6 (12.24%) Clustering
4 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (6.12%) Hedge funds
5 3 (6.12%) Public Cloud
6 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) iSeries
7 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) Unix
4 6 (12.24%) AIX
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.20%) Solaris
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) CentOS
7 1 (2.04%) Debian
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Presales
2 19 (38.78%) Migration
3 9 (18.37%) Project Management
4 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
4 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
5 6 (12.24%) Business Development
5 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (10.20%) Converged Infrastructure
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 5 (10.20%) ITIL
6 5 (10.20%) Network Optimisation
6 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.16%) Logistics
7 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.12%) Change Control
8 3 (6.12%) Investment Management
8 3 (6.12%) Low Latency
8 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Perl
1 5 (10.20%) Python
2 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) C
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
3 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) EMC Certification
4 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.04%) KVM
3 1 (2.04%) UAG
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) VMware
2 18 (36.73%) Cisco
3 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.41%) EMC
5 9 (18.37%) Oracle
6 5 (10.20%) NetApp
6 5 (10.20%) Riverbed
7 4 (8.16%) Citrix
8 3 (6.12%) Mercator
9 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.08%) HP
9 2 (4.08%) IBM
9 2 (4.08%) Symantec
10 1 (2.04%) Dell
10 1 (2.04%) F5
10 1 (2.04%) Huawei
10 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.04%) SAP
10 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.04%) Veritas
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