The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 837 858 801
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 55 38 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.034% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.036% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 84
Average salary £32,511 £43,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.26% +16.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £47,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-28.42% +31.94%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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 £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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Data Centre Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +27 53 £32,511 -28.54% 2
London +50 21 £32,511 +4.03% 1
South East -3 18 £32,000 -8.57%
East of England - 9 £42,500 -
Hampshire +5 8 £31,500 -10.00%
City of London - 8 £65,000 -
Southampton - 7 £31,000 -
Surrey +2 6 £27,500 -42.10%
Bedfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Bedford - 5 £45,000 -
Berkshire +4 4 £42,500 +80.85%
Essex - 4 £28,750 -
East Midlands - 4 - -
Staines - 4 - -
Slough - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham -10 2 - -
West Midlands -32 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Derby - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Woking - 2 £27,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Basildon - 1 £30,000 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £35,000 -

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 47 (42.73%) Windows
2 43 (39.09%) Cisco
2 43 (39.09%) Microsoft
3 36 (32.73%) SAN
4 33 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 32 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (27.27%) ITIL
7 27 (24.55%) VMware
8 26 (23.64%) CCNP
9 23 (20.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 22 (20.00%) Finance
11 21 (19.09%) HP
12 20 (18.18%) Project Management
13 19 (17.27%) MS Excel
14 18 (16.36%) Structured Cabling
15 16 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (14.55%) SLA
15 16 (14.55%) Firewall
16 15 (13.64%) SQL
16 15 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
17 13 (11.82%) CCNA
18 12 (10.91%) MS Office
18 12 (10.91%) Linux
18 12 (10.91%) Migration
18 12 (10.91%) Hyper-V
19 11 (10.00%) PowerShell
19 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
19 11 (10.00%) SCOM
19 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.64%) Lync
2 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.73%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (17.27%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.91%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) AWD
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.82%) Office 365
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (32.73%) SAN
2 23 (20.91%) Cisco Nexus
3 18 (16.36%) Structured Cabling
4 16 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (14.55%) Firewall
5 9 (8.18%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (5.45%) LAN
6 6 (5.45%) Ethernet
6 6 (5.45%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.55%) DNS
8 4 (3.64%) DHCP
9 3 (2.73%) WAN
9 3 (2.73%) Internet
10 2 (1.82%) Wireless
10 2 (1.82%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.82%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.82%) SNMP
10 2 (1.82%) SSL
10 2 (1.82%) VPN
10 2 (1.82%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.91%) MySQL
General
1 22 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Financial Institution
2 4 (3.64%) Back Office
3 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.73%) Retail
3 3 (2.73%) French Language
4 1 (0.91%) Legal
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.91%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.09%) Replication
3 4 (3.64%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.64%) Derivative
3 4 (3.64%) FlexPod
4 3 (2.73%) iSeries
4 3 (2.73%) AS400
5 2 (1.82%) e-Health
5 2 (1.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Clustering
6 1 (0.91%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (42.73%) Windows
2 12 (10.91%) Linux
3 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.45%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.55%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.27%) ITIL
2 20 (18.18%) Project Management
3 12 (10.91%) Migration
4 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (7.27%) Business Continuity
6 7 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.36%) Change Control
7 5 (4.55%) Workflow
7 5 (4.55%) Network Design
8 4 (3.64%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.64%) Time Management
8 4 (3.64%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.73%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.73%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (2.73%) Performance Testing
9 3 (2.73%) Change Management
10 2 (1.82%) ERP
10 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.82%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.64%) SQL
2 11 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (23.64%) CCNP
3 13 (11.82%) CCNA
4 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.09%) Degree
5 6 (5.45%) HP ASE
6 5 (4.55%) A+ Certification
6 5 (4.55%) MCSA
7 4 (3.64%) SAP Certification
7 4 (3.64%) MCSE
7 4 (3.64%) Dell Certification
8 3 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.73%) MCP
9 2 (1.82%) CCDP
9 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.91%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.91%) MCITP
10 1 (0.91%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.55%) SLA
2 4 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 33 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.91%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.09%) vSphere
5 5 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.64%) Firmware
7 2 (1.82%) vCloud
8 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (10.00%) SCOM
2 6 (5.45%) SCCM
3 5 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (4.55%) HP SIM
4 4 (3.64%) Puppet
4 4 (3.64%) Cacti
4 4 (3.64%) Nagios
4 4 (3.64%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.64%) OpenView
5 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.91%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 43 (39.09%) Cisco
1 43 (39.09%) Microsoft
2 27 (24.55%) VMware
3 21 (19.09%) HP
4 11 (10.00%) Dell
5 10 (9.09%) NetApp
6 7 (6.36%) Oracle
6 7 (6.36%) SolarWinds
6 7 (6.36%) FalconStor
6 7 (6.36%) CommVault
7 6 (5.45%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.55%) IBM
9 4 (3.64%) SAP
9 4 (3.64%) Sun
9 4 (3.64%) Fidessa
9 4 (3.64%) Splunk
10 3 (2.73%) Symantec
10 3 (2.73%) Citrix
11 2 (1.82%) Juniper
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Recruitment Genius
Posted: 26 days ago