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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Manager
Rank 871 873 844
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 33 47 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.039% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.041% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 32
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £74,750 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +36.84%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
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 £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 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Data Centre Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Top 23 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 5 May 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 +21 25 £65,000 - 11
East of England - 9 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 9 £65,000 -
Peterborough - 8 £65,000 -
Birmingham -27 5 £55,000 -15.38% 3
West Midlands -29 5 £55,000 -15.38% 5
South East - 5 £70,000 - 3
South Wales - 5 £63,750 - 1
Wales - 5 £63,750 - 1
Newport - 4 £62,500 - 1
London -3 3 £72,500 +3.57% 2
Reading - 3 £45,000 -
Guernsey - 3 £82,500 -
Jersey - 3 £82,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Channel Islands - 3 £82,500 -
Surrey - 2 £70,000 -
Epsom - 2 £70,000 -
City of London +32 1 £72,500 -
North West - 1 £62,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £62,500 -
Warrington - 1 £62,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £56,000 -

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 30 (42.86%) ITIL
2 17 (24.29%) Project Management
2 17 (24.29%) Degree
3 11 (15.71%) PRINCE
3 11 (15.71%) Telecoms
3 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 10 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (11.43%) Business Development
6 8 (11.43%) Operations Management
6 8 (11.43%) Life Science
6 8 (11.43%) Strategic Planning
6 8 (11.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 8 (11.43%) Finance
6 8 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (10.00%) VMware
8 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
8 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (8.57%) UNIX
8 6 (8.57%) Legal
9 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
9 5 (7.14%) Linux
9 5 (7.14%) SLA
9 5 (7.14%) SAN
9 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.71%) Capacity Management
10 4 (5.71%) Transition Management

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1 (1.43%) CMS
1 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Project
2 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) SAN
2 4 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) LAN
3 1 (1.43%) WAN
3 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (15.71%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.43%) Finance
3 6 (8.57%) Legal
4 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 2 (2.86%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Life Science
3 3 (4.29%) NHS
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 6 (8.57%) UNIX
3 5 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) ITIL
2 17 (24.29%) Project Management
3 11 (15.71%) PRINCE
3 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 10 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (11.43%) Business Development
5 8 (11.43%) Operations Management
5 8 (11.43%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.71%) Capacity Management
7 4 (5.71%) Transition Management
7 4 (5.71%) Line Management
7 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.29%) Migration
8 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.29%) People Management
8 3 (4.29%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.86%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.29%) MBA
5 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.86%) CCNP
6 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.43%) MCP
7 1 (1.43%) HNC
7 1 (1.43%) MCSE
7 1 (1.43%) MCSA
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.43%) PMP
7 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.43%) CCNA
7 1 (1.43%) ISEB
7 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) COBIT
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) VMware
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco
4 3 (4.29%) HP
4 3 (4.29%) EMC
5 2 (2.86%) Huawei
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle
5 2 (2.86%) Hitachi
5 2 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (1.43%) Symantec
6 1 (1.43%) IBM
6 1 (1.43%) CommVault
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix
6 1 (1.43%) Dell
6 1 (1.43%) Isilon
6 1 (1.43%) Computacenter
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Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
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