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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Manager
Rank 793 884 824
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 97 17 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.016% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.017% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 84 12 52
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.89%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -12.19%

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 £38,500
% 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 22 October 2014 within the UK.

Data Centre Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Top 20 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 October 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 +96 97 £65,000 +30.00% 15
West Midlands +33 61 £65,000 +44.44% 10
Birmingham +46 56 £65,000 +44.44% 7
London +20 17 £60,000 +20.00% 3
South East -7 9 £58,750 -24.92% 1
City of London +22 6 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Berkshire 0 6 £62,500 -30.55%
North West -9 5 £47,500 -
Manchester - 5 £47,500 -
Watford - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
East of England - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Slough - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 £55,000 - 1
Reading +2 2 £62,500 -30.55%
Bracknell - 1 £70,000 -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 69 (38.98%) ITIL
2 45 (25.42%) People Management
3 33 (18.64%) Incident Management
4 31 (17.51%) Service Delivery
5 29 (16.38%) Project Management
6 28 (15.82%) Windows
7 21 (11.86%) Finance
8 19 (10.73%) PRINCE
9 18 (10.17%) VMware
9 18 (10.17%) Cisco
10 16 (9.04%) Structured Cabling
11 14 (7.91%) Change Management
11 14 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (7.34%) Infrastructure Management
13 12 (6.78%) Capacity Management
13 12 (6.78%) Microsoft
14 11 (6.21%) EMC
14 11 (6.21%) Citrix
14 11 (6.21%) MS Office
14 11 (6.21%) Migration
15 10 (5.65%) Operations Management
15 10 (5.65%) PRINCE2
15 10 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (5.08%) Linux
16 9 (5.08%) MS Visio
16 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (5.08%) ITIL V3
17 8 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
17 8 (4.52%) Degree

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (6.21%) MS Office
2 9 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.39%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.13%) MS Project
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.52%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.04%) Structured Cabling
2 6 (3.39%) Firewall
3 5 (2.82%) LAN
3 5 (2.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.26%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (2.26%) NetScaler
4 4 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.26%) DHCP
4 4 (2.26%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.69%) SAN
6 1 (0.56%) SDH
6 1 (0.56%) WAN
6 1 (0.56%) Internet
6 1 (0.56%) SONET
6 1 (0.56%) DWDM
6 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.26%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (11.86%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.95%) Law
2 7 (3.95%) Banking
3 2 (1.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.56%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.39%) CMDB
4 5 (2.82%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.26%) PMI
6 2 (1.13%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.82%) Windows
2 9 (5.08%) Linux
2 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (3.39%) UNIX
4 4 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (38.98%) ITIL
2 45 (25.42%) People Management
3 33 (18.64%) Incident Management
4 31 (17.51%) Service Delivery
5 29 (16.38%) Project Management
6 19 (10.73%) PRINCE
7 14 (7.91%) Change Management
7 14 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (7.34%) Infrastructure Management
9 12 (6.78%) Capacity Management
10 11 (6.21%) Migration
11 10 (5.65%) Operations Management
11 10 (5.65%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (5.08%) ITIL V3
13 8 (4.52%) Business Continuity
13 8 (4.52%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (4.52%) Risk Management
14 7 (3.95%) Service Management
14 7 (3.95%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.82%) SQL
2 2 (1.13%) C
3 1 (0.56%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 8 (4.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.26%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.69%) ISEB
4 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.13%) HND
5 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.56%) CFA
5 1 (0.56%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.39%) SLA
3 4 (2.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.39%) vSphere
3 5 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.26%) XenApp
4 4 (2.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (2.26%) UAG
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) SCCM
2 4 (2.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (10.17%) VMware
1 18 (10.17%) Cisco
2 12 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.21%) EMC
3 11 (6.21%) Citrix
4 4 (2.26%) Infoblox
4 4 (2.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.26%) Oracle
5 3 (1.69%) IBM
6 2 (1.13%) NetApp
6 2 (1.13%) HP
7 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
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Salary: to £55,000
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