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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Manager
Rank 869 868 865
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 33 70 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.059% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.063% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 27 59 18
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £57,500 £43,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Data Centre Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 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 3 July 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 -19 28 £55,000 -15.38% 10
West Midlands -40 8 £52,500 -19.23% 1
London +13 7 £62,500 -18.03% 4
Birmingham -38 7 £52,500 -19.23% 1
South East +9 5 £47,500 -26.92% 2
East of England +5 4 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Berkshire -6 2 £53,750 -17.30% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £65,000 -
Peterborough - 2 £65,000 -
Guernsey - 2 £82,500 -
Jersey - 2 £82,500 -
Newport - 2 £65,000 -
Channel Islands - 2 £82,500 -
South Wales - 2 £65,000 -
Wales - 2 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £51,500 -
North West - 2 £56,250 -
Hertfordshire -2 1 £65,000 +13.04%
Hampshire -6 1 £35,000 -21.34%
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £33,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Northampton - 1 £33,000 -
Luton - 1 £75,000 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -
Crawley - 1 £47,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £47,500 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Warrington - 1 £62,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £75,000 - 1

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 69 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 38 (55.07%) ITIL
3 19 (27.54%) Data Centre Operations
4 18 (26.09%) Service Delivery
5 14 (20.29%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (20.29%) PRINCE2
5 14 (20.29%) Degree
6 13 (18.84%) Finance
7 12 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (17.39%) Capacity Management
8 10 (14.49%) Project Management
8 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
9 9 (13.04%) PRINCE
9 9 (13.04%) Life Science
10 8 (11.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 8 (11.59%) Operations Management
10 8 (11.59%) Manufacturing
10 8 (11.59%) VMware
10 8 (11.59%) Strategic Planning
10 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
11 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
11 6 (8.70%) SLA
11 6 (8.70%) MS Office
12 5 (7.25%) Cisco
12 5 (7.25%) SAN
12 5 (7.25%) Change Management
12 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
12 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
12 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (1.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS Project
4 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) SAN
2 4 (5.80%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) Network Security
3 1 (1.45%) PBX
3 1 (1.45%) VoIP
3 1 (1.45%) SNMP
3 1 (1.45%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 4 (5.80%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) .NET
1 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
1 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.04%) Life Science
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) NHS
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.90%) FMCG
6 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.45%) CCTV
6 1 (1.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 4 (5.80%) UNIX
3 3 (4.35%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) ITIL
2 19 (27.54%) Data Centre Operations
3 18 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 14 (20.29%) PRINCE2
5 12 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (17.39%) Capacity Management
6 10 (14.49%) Project Management
7 9 (13.04%) PRINCE
8 8 (11.59%) Strategic Planning
8 8 (11.59%) Operations Management
9 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.25%) Change Management
11 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.80%) Supplier Management
11 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.80%) ITIL V3
12 3 (4.35%) Business Development
12 3 (4.35%) Transition Management
12 3 (4.35%) Line Management
12 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) C#
2 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) ITIL Certification
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.90%) HNC
6 1 (1.45%) HND
6 1 (1.45%) MCSE
6 1 (1.45%) MCSA
6 1 (1.45%) CCNP
6 1 (1.45%) CCNA
6 1 (1.45%) ISEB
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.45%) MCP
6 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.45%) MBA
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) QA
3 2 (2.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) VMware
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco
4 4 (5.80%) HP
5 3 (4.35%) EMC
5 3 (4.35%) NetApp
6 2 (2.90%) Hitachi
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) SAP
7 1 (1.45%) Siebel
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) CommVault
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) Symantec
7 1 (1.45%) Remedy
7 1 (1.45%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.45%) Huawei
7 1 (1.45%) Isilon
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Salary: Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
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Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago