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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Architect
Rank 846 846 843
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 33 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.025% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.027% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 28
Average salary £75,000 £82,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £80,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £86,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +43.75%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
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 £27,500 £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 January 2015 within the UK.

Data Centre Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Architect
Top 23 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 January 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 +8 33 £75,000 -9.09% 1
London +35 18 £70,000 -13.58%
City of London +19 13 £70,000 -12.50%
South East -42 8 £75,000 -16.66%
Berkshire -7 6 £52,500 -41.66%
Reading +5 3 £75,000 -16.66%
Slough - 3 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire -1 2 £75,000 -6.25%
East of England -13 2 £75,000 -
South West - 2 £75,000 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £75,000 -
Oxford - 2 £75,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £75,000 -
Dorset - 2 £75,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £75,000 -
Kent - 2 £70,000 -
West Malling - 2 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £75,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £75,000 -
Brighton - 2 £75,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £75,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £75,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £75,000 -

Data Centre Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (40.43%) VMware
2 16 (34.04%) Cisco
3 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (27.66%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (23.40%) Windows
6 9 (19.15%) HP
6 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (17.02%) SAN
7 8 (17.02%) CCIE
8 7 (14.89%) TOGAF
8 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
8 7 (14.89%) Degree
8 7 (14.89%) SCCM
9 6 (12.77%) FlexPod
9 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (12.77%) Banking
9 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
9 6 (12.77%) IBM
9 6 (12.77%) NetApp
10 5 (10.64%) EMC
10 5 (10.64%) Linux
10 5 (10.64%) ITIL
11 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.51%) Coaching
11 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (8.51%) Firewall
11 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
11 4 (8.51%) UNIX

Data Centre Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
1 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) PaaS
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (17.02%) SAN
3 4 (8.51%) Firewall
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.26%) NAS
4 2 (4.26%) MPLS
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
General
1 6 (12.77%) Banking
1 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) FlexPod
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.13%) Spread Betting
4 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) TOGAF
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL
3 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
3 4 (8.51%) Coaching
4 3 (6.38%) Migration
4 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.26%) Data Management
5 2 (4.26%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) Service Management
5 2 (4.26%) Business Development
5 2 (4.26%) Product Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Product Management
5 2 (4.26%) Network Architecture
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.26%) Change Control
5 2 (4.26%) Data Transformation
5 2 (4.26%) Low Latency
5 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.02%) CCIE
3 7 (14.89%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.26%) ISEB
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MBA
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.13%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.38%) vSphere
3 3 (6.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) OpenView
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) VMware
2 16 (34.04%) Cisco
3 9 (19.15%) HP
4 6 (12.77%) IBM
4 6 (12.77%) NetApp
5 5 (10.64%) EMC
6 4 (8.51%) Citrix
6 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.38%) 3PAR
7 3 (6.38%) Dell
8 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.26%) Juniper
9 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle
9 1 (2.13%) Huawei
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