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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Centre Architect
UK
Rank 816 888 909
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 42 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.033% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.034% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 39
Median salary £82,500 £75,000 £71,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £50,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £86,350 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £63,308 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+42.16% -12.67%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 2017 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 17 January 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 +59 41 £82,500 +19.29% 7
South East +79 28 £90,000 +63.63% 1
Berkshire +61 26 £90,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands +16 13 - - 1
Birmingham - 13 - - 1
Bracknell - 13 - -
London +66 8 £70,000 -8.19% 2
Reading +27 6 £90,000 +20.00% 1
East of England - 3 £58,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £58,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £58,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £70,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 -

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 82 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 46 (56.10%) Presales
3 42 (51.22%) VMware
4 41 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (39.02%) Service Delivery
6 30 (36.59%) Cisco
7 29 (35.37%) IaaS
8 28 (34.15%) PaaS
9 27 (32.93%) ITIL
10 23 (28.05%) Project Management
10 23 (28.05%) HP
11 22 (26.83%) BMC
11 22 (26.83%) Capacity Planning
12 20 (24.39%) EMC
13 19 (23.17%) Citrix
13 19 (23.17%) Migration
14 18 (21.95%) Juniper
14 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
14 18 (21.95%) Change Control
15 17 (20.73%) Hybrid Cloud
15 17 (20.73%) DB2
15 17 (20.73%) MySQL
15 17 (20.73%) Oracle
15 17 (20.73%) NetApp
16 16 (19.51%) Line Management
16 16 (19.51%) SaaS
17 14 (17.07%) CheckPoint
17 14 (17.07%) LAN
17 14 (17.07%) WAN
18 13 (15.85%) IBM

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 (7.32%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.22%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.22%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) SketchUp
Cloud Services
1 29 (35.37%) IaaS
2 28 (34.15%) PaaS
3 16 (19.51%) SaaS
4 13 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (14.63%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.07%) LAN
1 14 (17.07%) WAN
2 12 (14.63%) Firewall
3 7 (8.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (8.54%) SAN
4 5 (6.10%) Network Security
5 2 (2.44%) Skype
6 1 (1.22%) DHCP
6 1 (1.22%) DNS
6 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.22%) NAS
6 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.22%) Telepresence
6 1 (1.22%) VLAN
6 1 (1.22%) VPN
6 1 (1.22%) WebEx
6 1 (1.22%) Wireless
6 1 (1.22%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.73%) DB2
2 17 (20.73%) MySQL
3 2 (2.44%) Big Data
General
1 12 (14.63%) Publishing
2 11 (13.41%) Finance
3 10 (12.20%) Legal
3 10 (12.20%) Retail
4 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 82 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (20.73%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
4 12 (14.63%) CMDB
5 10 (12.20%) Driving Licence
6 7 (8.54%) Private Cloud
6 7 (8.54%) Public Cloud
7 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.44%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.22%) Clustering
9 1 (1.22%) FlexPod
9 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.22%) Replication
9 1 (1.22%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Unix
2 4 (4.88%) Windows
3 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.44%) Linux
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.10%) Presales
2 32 (39.02%) Service Delivery
3 27 (32.93%) ITIL
4 23 (28.05%) Project Management
5 22 (26.83%) Capacity Planning
6 19 (23.17%) Migration
7 18 (21.95%) Change Control
8 16 (19.51%) Line Management
9 13 (15.85%) TOGAF
10 12 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (14.63%) Gantt Chart
10 12 (14.63%) IT Governance
10 12 (14.63%) ITIL V3
10 12 (14.63%) PRINCE2
10 12 (14.63%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (14.63%) Service Management
10 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
10 12 (14.63%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (14.63%) Zachman Framework
11 10 (12.20%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.22%) Perl
2 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.22%) Python
2 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Degree
2 12 (14.63%) ISEB
2 12 (14.63%) PMI Certification
2 12 (14.63%) PMP
3 10 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (8.54%) CCIE
5 7 (8.54%) CCNP
6 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.88%) CCDA
8 2 (2.44%) EMC Certification
8 2 (2.44%) MCSA
9 1 (1.22%) CCDP
9 1 (1.22%) MCITP
9 1 (1.22%) MCSE
9 1 (1.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
2 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.63%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (8.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.44%) KVM
6 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.22%) vCloud
6 1 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.22%) vSphere
6 1 (1.22%) Xen
6 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 42 (51.22%) VMware
2 30 (36.59%) Cisco
3 23 (28.05%) HP
4 22 (26.83%) BMC
5 20 (24.39%) EMC
6 19 (23.17%) Citrix
7 18 (21.95%) Juniper
8 17 (20.73%) NetApp
8 17 (20.73%) Oracle
9 14 (17.07%) CheckPoint
10 13 (15.85%) IBM
11 10 (12.20%) CenturyLink
11 10 (12.20%) PlateSpin
12 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
13 4 (4.88%) F5
13 4 (4.88%) Symantec
14 3 (3.66%) Intel
14 3 (3.66%) Palo Alto
15 2 (2.44%) Fortinet
15 2 (2.44%) Huawei
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