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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Consultant
Rank 878 841 865
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Consultant 26 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.028% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.029% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 32
Average salary £61,375 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £44,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £78,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £64,000 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+21.90% +13.51%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Data Centre Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Consultant
Top 3 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 22 August 2014. 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
London +8 22 £60,250 +4.78% 1
England -23 22 £60,250 +9.54% 3
City of London -12 1 £60,000 +4.34% 1

Data Centre Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 18 (46.15%) Migration
2 17 (43.59%) Cisco
3 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (33.33%) CCNP
4 13 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (30.77%) HP
6 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
7 9 (23.08%) Cisco ISE
7 9 (23.08%) CCIE
7 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.51%) LAN
8 8 (20.51%) WAN
8 8 (20.51%) VMware
9 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (12.82%) Firewall
10 5 (12.82%) UNIX
10 5 (12.82%) Windows
10 5 (12.82%) IBM
10 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
10 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
10 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
10 5 (12.82%) NetApp
10 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (10.26%) Juniper
11 4 (10.26%) CCDP
11 4 (10.26%) MCSE
11 4 (10.26%) Service Management
11 4 (10.26%) Network Design

Data Centre Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (23.08%) Cisco ISE
3 8 (20.51%) LAN
3 8 (20.51%) WAN
4 5 (12.82%) Firewall
5 3 (7.69%) Wireless
5 3 (7.69%) SAN
5 3 (7.69%) NAS
6 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
1 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (7.69%) AS400
2 3 (7.69%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) UNIX
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Migration
2 4 (10.26%) Service Management
2 4 (10.26%) Network Design
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 3 (7.69%) IT Governance
3 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (7.69%) ITSM
3 3 (7.69%) Change Management
3 3 (7.69%) Project Management
3 3 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL
4 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.56%) Business Development
4 1 (2.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.56%) Analytics
4 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (33.33%) CCNP
3 9 (23.08%) CCIE
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.26%) CCDP
4 4 (10.26%) MCSE
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (7.69%) MCTS
5 3 (7.69%) MCITP
5 3 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) vCloud
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenServer
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCOM
1 3 (7.69%) SCOrch
1 3 (7.69%) SCSM
2 1 (2.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Cisco
2 12 (30.77%) HP
3 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.51%) VMware
5 5 (12.82%) IBM
5 5 (12.82%) NetApp
6 4 (10.26%) Juniper
7 3 (7.69%) PlateSpin
7 3 (7.69%) F5
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) Sun
8 1 (2.56%) AppSense
8 1 (2.56%) Veeam
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