The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Consultant
Rank 862 875 841
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Consultant 16 18 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.018% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.019% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 42
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,225 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Centre Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Centre Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Consultant within the UK.

Data Centre Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Data Centre Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Consultant over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Data Centre Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Consultant
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 16 £55,000 - 3
London +9 13 £55,000 +11.11% 1
Reading -1 1 £65,000 -13.33%
Berkshire -14 1 £65,000 -13.33%
South East -28 1 £65,000 -

Data Centre Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 19 (48.72%) Cisco Nexus
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 16 (41.03%) CCNP
3 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (33.33%) Migration
4 13 (33.33%) Windows
5 11 (28.21%) CCDP
5 11 (28.21%) NetApp
5 11 (28.21%) SCOM
6 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.08%) VMware
7 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
8 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (20.51%) Wireless
8 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (20.51%) WAN
8 8 (20.51%) MCSE
8 8 (20.51%) LAN
9 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
9 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (17.95%) SCVMM
10 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (15.38%) SCDPM
11 5 (12.82%) FlexPod
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco ISE
11 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
11 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
11 5 (12.82%) CCIE
12 4 (10.26%) vSphere

Data Centre Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (20.51%) Wireless
2 8 (20.51%) WAN
2 8 (20.51%) LAN
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security
4 2 (5.13%) NAS
5 1 (2.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.56%) Firewall
General
1 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (5.13%) Project Management
2 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (2.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) CCNP
1 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.21%) CCDP
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (20.51%) MCSE
4 5 (12.82%) CCIE
5 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.13%) MCSA
5 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) Degree
5 2 (5.13%) MCTS
5 2 (5.13%) MCITP
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) vSphere
4 3 (7.69%) Xen
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) SCOM
2 7 (17.95%) SCVMM
3 6 (15.38%) SCDPM
4 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) NetApp
3 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (7.69%) Veeam
5 3 (7.69%) PlateSpin
5 3 (7.69%) HP
5 3 (7.69%) BMC
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago