The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Manager 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 Manager 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 Manager
Rank 819 829 833
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 85 42 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.039% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.041% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 70 36 53
Average salary £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £43,250 £50,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -15.55%

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 Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Centre Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Salary Trend

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

Data Centre Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Manager over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Data Centre Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Manager 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
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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 +28 85 £65,000 +6.12% 10
West Midlands +41 49 £65,000 +73.33% 8
Birmingham - 49 £65,000 - 6
South East -6 18 £65,000 +36.84%
Berkshire +4 12 £65,000 -27.77%
London -21 12 £72,500 +16.00% 1
Bracknell - 6 £65,000 -
Watford - 6 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £57,500 -
East of England - 6 £57,500 -
City of London -3 5 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Reading +2 2 £62,500 -30.55%
Slough - 2 £65,000 -
Windsor - 2 £65,000 -
Havant - 1 £44,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £44,500 -

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 64 (46.04%) ITIL
2 29 (20.86%) Incident Management
3 22 (15.83%) Service Delivery
4 21 (15.11%) VMware
4 21 (15.11%) Windows
5 19 (13.67%) Cisco
6 17 (12.23%) EMC
7 16 (11.51%) Change Management
7 16 (11.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (10.79%) Project Management
9 14 (10.07%) Microsoft
10 13 (9.35%) Citrix
10 13 (9.35%) PRINCE
10 13 (9.35%) Capacity Management
11 12 (8.63%) Linux
12 11 (7.91%) Migration
12 11 (7.91%) Structured Cabling
13 10 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (7.19%) MS Visio
13 10 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (6.47%) SLA
14 9 (6.47%) Risk Management
14 9 (6.47%) ITIL V3
15 8 (5.76%) Management Information System
15 8 (5.76%) Law
15 8 (5.76%) Risk Assessment
15 8 (5.76%) MS Exchange
15 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (5.04%) Operations Management

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Data Centre Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.76%) MS Exchange
1 8 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (7.19%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.04%) MS Office
3 6 (4.32%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.16%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) Structured Cabling
2 7 (5.04%) LAN
2 7 (5.04%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.88%) NetScaler
3 4 (2.88%) DHCP
3 4 (2.88%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.88%) SAN
3 4 (2.88%) Network Security
3 4 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.88%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (2.16%) PBX
4 3 (2.16%) WAN
4 3 (2.16%) Firewall
5 2 (1.44%) MPLS
6 1 (0.72%) NAS
6 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (5.76%) Law
2 7 (5.04%) Finance
3 5 (3.60%) Legal
4 3 (2.16%) Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.76%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.32%) CMDB
3 5 (3.60%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.16%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.44%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.11%) Windows
2 12 (8.63%) Linux
3 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.32%) UNIX
5 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.04%) ITIL
2 29 (20.86%) Incident Management
3 22 (15.83%) Service Delivery
4 16 (11.51%) Change Management
4 16 (11.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (10.79%) Project Management
6 13 (9.35%) PRINCE
6 13 (9.35%) Capacity Management
7 11 (7.91%) Migration
8 10 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.47%) Risk Management
9 9 (6.47%) ITIL V3
10 8 (5.76%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (5.04%) Operations Management
12 6 (4.32%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.60%) Problem Management
13 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Management
14 4 (2.88%) Service Management
14 4 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (2.88%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.60%) SQL
2 2 (1.44%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
2 3 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) BICSI RCDD
4 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.47%) SLA
2 4 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.32%) vSphere
4 4 (2.88%) XenApp
4 4 (2.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (2.88%) UAG
5 3 (2.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.60%) SCCM
2 4 (2.88%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (15.11%) VMware
2 19 (13.67%) Cisco
3 17 (12.23%) EMC
4 14 (10.07%) Microsoft
5 13 (9.35%) Citrix
6 7 (5.04%) HP
7 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.88%) Oracle
7 4 (2.88%) Infoblox
8 3 (2.16%) IBM
9 2 (1.44%) Clearswift
9 2 (1.44%) Compaq
9 2 (1.44%) NetApp
9 2 (1.44%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.72%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.72%) Bloomberg
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to 70K + 5K Car + Excellent Benef
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to 70K + 5K Car + Excellent Benef
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to 70K + 5K Car + Excellent Benef
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago