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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Manager
Rank 811 877 850
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 86 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.012% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.013% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 74 12 31
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £52,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -21.73%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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 £26,500 £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 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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Data Centre Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Top 25 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 19 December 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 +67 82 £65,000 +30.00% 8
West Midlands +33 45 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Birmingham +25 37 £65,000 +44.44% 3
London +41 23 £60,000 +20.00%
City of London +38 8 £55,000 -
South East +16 8 £55,000 +9.45% 3
Berkshire - 5 £65,000 - 2
South Wales - 4 £66,250 -
Wales - 4 £66,250 -
Reading - 4 £70,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £60,000 -
Watford - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £67,500 -
Manchester - 1 £47,500 -
Newport - 1 £72,500 -
Rotherham - 1 £27,500 -
Telford - 1 £60,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
North West - 1 £47,500 - 2

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 54 (30.51%) ITIL
2 42 (23.73%) Project Management
3 40 (22.60%) People Management
4 31 (17.51%) Service Delivery
5 23 (12.99%) Incident Management
6 21 (11.86%) Windows
7 20 (11.30%) Finance
8 18 (10.17%) PRINCE
9 17 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (9.04%) Structured Cabling
11 15 (8.47%) Degree
12 14 (7.91%) Telecoms
12 14 (7.91%) PRINCE2
12 14 (7.91%) Infrastructure Management
13 12 (6.78%) Business Development
14 11 (6.21%) Operations Management
14 11 (6.21%) Capacity Management
14 11 (6.21%) Change Management
15 10 (5.65%) Transition Management
16 9 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (5.08%) MS Office
16 9 (5.08%) Cisco
16 9 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 8 (4.52%) Law
17 8 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
17 8 (4.52%) Service Management
17 8 (4.52%) Business Continuity
17 8 (4.52%) Risk Assessment
17 8 (4.52%) UNIX
18 7 (3.95%) Linux

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (5.08%) MS Office
2 7 (3.95%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.26%) MS Project
4 2 (1.13%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.04%) Structured Cabling
2 6 (3.39%) Firewall
3 2 (1.13%) LAN
3 2 (1.13%) SDH
3 2 (1.13%) WAN
3 2 (1.13%) SAN
3 2 (1.13%) SONET
3 2 (1.13%) DWDM
4 1 (0.56%) Network Security
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 20 (11.30%) Finance
2 14 (7.91%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.52%) Law
4 7 (3.95%) Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Legal
6 2 (1.13%) Advertising
6 2 (1.13%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.26%) PMI
3 2 (1.13%) Life Science
3 2 (1.13%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.56%) CMDB
4 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.86%) Windows
2 8 (4.52%) UNIX
3 7 (3.95%) Linux
4 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.51%) ITIL
2 42 (23.73%) Project Management
3 40 (22.60%) People Management
4 31 (17.51%) Service Delivery
5 23 (12.99%) Incident Management
6 18 (10.17%) PRINCE
7 14 (7.91%) PRINCE2
7 14 (7.91%) Infrastructure Management
8 12 (6.78%) Business Development
9 11 (6.21%) Operations Management
9 11 (6.21%) Capacity Management
9 11 (6.21%) Change Management
10 10 (5.65%) Transition Management
11 9 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.52%) Service Management
12 8 (4.52%) Business Continuity
12 8 (4.52%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (3.39%) Programme Management
13 6 (3.39%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.13%) C
1 2 (1.13%) SQL
2 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (8.47%) Degree
2 6 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.82%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.26%) ISEB
5 3 (1.69%) MBA
6 2 (1.13%) CFA
6 2 (1.13%) HND
6 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) CCNP
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.26%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.13%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.56%) vSphere
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 9 (5.08%) Cisco
2 7 (3.95%) VMware
3 4 (2.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.13%) HP
4 2 (1.13%) EMC
4 2 (1.13%) Citrix
4 2 (1.13%) IBM
4 2 (1.13%) NetApp
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle
5 1 (0.56%) Huawei
5 1 (0.56%) F5
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.56%) Juniper
5 1 (0.56%) CommVault
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car £5,760, Bonus 20%, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Skye Group
Salary: £35,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago