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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Architect
Rank 883 919 869
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 13 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.011% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.012% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 9
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +15.74%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015 within the UK.

Data Centre Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Architect
Top 8 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 26 May 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 +53 13 £67,500 +8.00% 1
London +27 4 £90,000 +20.00%
City of London +47 2 £110,000 -
South East - 2 £68,750 -
Reading - 2 £68,750 -
Berkshire - 2 £68,750 -
South West - 1 £72,500 -
Bristol - 1 £72,500 -

Data Centre Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 50 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 33 (66.00%) VMware
3 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (46.00%) NetApp
4 23 (46.00%) Cisco
5 21 (42.00%) HP
6 20 (40.00%) IBM
6 20 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (32.00%) EMC
8 15 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (30.00%) Hyper-V
9 13 (26.00%) Dell
10 11 (22.00%) CCIE
10 11 (22.00%) Windows
11 10 (20.00%) SCCM
12 8 (16.00%) SAN
12 8 (16.00%) vSphere
12 8 (16.00%) FlexPod
13 7 (14.00%) 3PAR
13 7 (14.00%) Linux
14 6 (12.00%) Firewall
15 4 (8.00%) Migration
15 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
16 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
16 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
16 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (6.00%) IaaS
16 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 3 (6.00%) Finance
16 3 (6.00%) Banking

Data Centre Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) IaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (16.00%) SAN
3 6 (12.00%) Firewall
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
5 3 (6.00%) WAN
6 2 (4.00%) MPLS
6 2 (4.00%) Network Security
7 1 (2.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
1 3 (6.00%) Banking
1 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 50 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Economics
3 1 (2.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.00%) Migration
2 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.00%) Network Design
4 1 (2.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.00%) Scrum
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL
4 1 (2.00%) Project Management
4 1 (2.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.00%) CCIE
3 2 (4.00%) CCNP
3 2 (4.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.00%) CCDP
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) LPIC
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (16.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.00%) vCloud
4 1 (2.00%) KVM
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) VMware
2 23 (46.00%) NetApp
2 23 (46.00%) Cisco
3 21 (42.00%) HP
4 20 (40.00%) IBM
5 16 (32.00%) EMC
6 13 (26.00%) Dell
7 7 (14.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.00%) PlateSpin
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.00%) Citrix
8 2 (4.00%) Juniper
8 2 (4.00%) BMC
9 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
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Montash
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
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