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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Manager
Rank 811 842 824
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 91 34 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.032% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.034% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 80 27 58
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -9.52%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 2014 within the UK.

Data Centre Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Top 21 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 September 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
England +38 91 £65,000 +4.00% 12
West Midlands +45 58 £65,000 +73.33% 7
Birmingham - 57 £65,000 - 5
South East -2 16 £65,000 +36.84%
Berkshire +16 14 £65,000 -27.77%
London -47 6 £62,500 - 3
Bracknell - 6 £65,000 -
Watford - 6 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £57,500 -
East of England - 6 £57,500 - 1
North West -16 4 £46,250 -
Slough - 4 £65,000 -
Manchester - 4 £46,250 -
Reading -3 2 £62,500 -30.55%
Windsor - 2 £65,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
City of London +5 1 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 -

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 66 (42.58%) ITIL
2 39 (25.16%) People Management
3 32 (20.65%) Incident Management
4 24 (15.48%) Service Delivery
5 19 (12.26%) VMware
5 19 (12.26%) Windows
6 17 (10.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (10.32%) Cisco
7 16 (10.32%) Change Management
7 16 (10.32%) Project Management
8 13 (8.39%) PRINCE
9 12 (7.74%) EMC
9 12 (7.74%) Capacity Management
9 12 (7.74%) Structured Cabling
9 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (7.10%) Citrix
10 11 (7.10%) Microsoft
10 11 (7.10%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (7.10%) Migration
11 9 (5.81%) Finance
11 9 (5.81%) SLA
11 9 (5.81%) Linux
11 9 (5.81%) ITIL V3
12 8 (5.16%) MS Visio
12 8 (5.16%) MS Office
12 8 (5.16%) Risk Management
12 8 (5.16%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (5.16%) Operations Management
12 8 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (4.52%) Management Information System

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (3.87%) MS Exchange
1 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.16%) MS Office
1 8 (5.16%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.74%) Structured Cabling
2 7 (4.52%) LAN
3 6 (3.87%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.58%) DHCP
4 4 (2.58%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.58%) Network Security
4 4 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (2.58%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.94%) SAN
5 3 (1.94%) Firewall
5 3 (1.94%) PBX
5 3 (1.94%) WAN
6 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.58%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (5.81%) Finance
2 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.94%) Law
3 3 (1.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.87%) CMDB
4 5 (3.23%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.29%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.65%) PMI
6 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.26%) Windows
2 9 (5.81%) Linux
3 6 (3.87%) UNIX
3 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (42.58%) ITIL
2 39 (25.16%) People Management
3 32 (20.65%) Incident Management
4 24 (15.48%) Service Delivery
5 17 (10.97%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (10.32%) Change Management
6 16 (10.32%) Project Management
7 13 (8.39%) PRINCE
8 12 (7.74%) Capacity Management
9 11 (7.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (7.10%) Migration
10 9 (5.81%) ITIL V3
11 8 (5.16%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.16%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (5.16%) Operations Management
12 7 (4.52%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.52%) Infrastructure Management
13 6 (3.87%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.87%) Business Continuity
14 5 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.23%) SQL
2 2 (1.29%) C
3 1 (0.65%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 6 (3.87%) Degree
2 3 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.29%) HND
3 2 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) BICSI RCDD
4 1 (0.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) SLA
2 5 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.87%) vSphere
3 5 (3.23%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.58%) UAG
4 4 (2.58%) XenApp
4 4 (2.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.23%) SCCM
2 4 (2.58%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (12.26%) VMware
2 16 (10.32%) Cisco
3 12 (7.74%) EMC
4 11 (7.10%) Citrix
4 11 (7.10%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.58%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.58%) Infoblox
5 4 (2.58%) Oracle
6 3 (1.94%) HP
6 3 (1.94%) IBM
7 2 (1.29%) NetApp
8 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.65%) 3PAR
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £3000 car allowance + £5,000 bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 70K + 5K Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 70K + 5K Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 70K + 5K Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
I4 Jobs
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago