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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Manager
Rank 795 897 838
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 98 14 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.013% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.013% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 83 11 35
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -10.00%

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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £38,500
% 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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +66 96 £65,000 +30.00% 7
West Midlands +51 54 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Birmingham +32 47 £65,000 +44.44% 2
London +2 22 £60,000 +20.00% 3
City of London +36 9 £55,000 - 2
South East -7 9 £55,000 -17.29% 1
Berkshire - 6 £60,000 - 1
North West - 5 £47,500 -
Manchester - 5 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £55,000 -
Slough - 3 - -
Watford - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £33,750 -
South Wales - 2 £60,000 - 2
Wales - 2 £60,000 - 2
Cardiff - 2 £60,000 -
Reading - 2 - -
Rotherham - 1 £27,500 -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £67,500 -

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 62 (34.25%) ITIL
2 43 (23.76%) People Management
3 39 (21.55%) Project Management
4 30 (16.57%) Service Delivery
5 28 (15.47%) Windows
6 27 (14.92%) Incident Management
7 22 (12.15%) Finance
8 19 (10.50%) PRINCE
9 16 (8.84%) VMware
9 16 (8.84%) Cisco
9 16 (8.84%) Structured Cabling
9 16 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (7.73%) Infrastructure Management
10 14 (7.73%) Degree
11 13 (7.18%) PRINCE2
11 13 (7.18%) Change Management
12 12 (6.63%) Telecoms
12 12 (6.63%) MS Office
12 12 (6.63%) Capacity Management
13 11 (6.08%) Operations Management
14 10 (5.52%) Microsoft
14 10 (5.52%) Linux
14 10 (5.52%) MS Visio
14 10 (5.52%) ITIL V3
15 9 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (4.97%) Transition Management
15 9 (4.97%) EMC
15 9 (4.97%) Business Development
15 9 (4.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 9 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (3.31%) MS Exchange
1 6 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (6.63%) MS Office
2 10 (5.52%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.31%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.21%) MS Project
5 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.84%) Structured Cabling
2 6 (3.31%) Firewall
3 5 (2.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (2.76%) LAN
4 4 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.21%) DHCP
4 4 (2.21%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.21%) NetScaler
4 4 (2.21%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.10%) SDH
5 2 (1.10%) SONET
5 2 (1.10%) DWDM
6 1 (0.55%) Internet
6 1 (0.55%) SAN
6 1 (0.55%) WAN
6 1 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.21%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (12.15%) Finance
2 12 (6.63%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.42%) Law
4 7 (3.87%) Banking
5 2 (1.10%) Legal
5 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.55%) Retail
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.76%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.76%) CLARiiON
3 4 (2.21%) CMDB
3 4 (2.21%) PMI
4 2 (1.10%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.47%) Windows
2 10 (5.52%) Linux
3 9 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.31%) UNIX
4 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.25%) ITIL
2 43 (23.76%) People Management
3 39 (21.55%) Project Management
4 30 (16.57%) Service Delivery
5 27 (14.92%) Incident Management
6 19 (10.50%) PRINCE
7 14 (7.73%) Infrastructure Management
8 13 (7.18%) PRINCE2
8 13 (7.18%) Change Management
9 12 (6.63%) Capacity Management
10 11 (6.08%) Operations Management
11 10 (5.52%) ITIL V3
12 9 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.97%) Transition Management
12 9 (4.97%) Business Development
13 8 (4.42%) Business Continuity
13 8 (4.42%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (4.42%) Service Management
13 8 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (3.87%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.66%) C
2 2 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (7.73%) Degree
2 5 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (2.76%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.21%) ISEB
4 2 (1.10%) CFA
4 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) MBA
4 2 (1.10%) HND
5 1 (0.55%) PMP
5 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.21%) SLA
2 4 (2.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.31%) vSphere
3 5 (2.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.21%) XenApp
4 4 (2.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (2.21%) UAG
5 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (8.84%) VMware
1 16 (8.84%) Cisco
2 10 (5.52%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.97%) EMC
4 8 (4.42%) Citrix
5 5 (2.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.21%) Infoblox
6 4 (2.21%) Oracle
7 3 (1.66%) IBM
8 2 (1.10%) HP
8 2 (1.10%) NetApp
9 1 (0.55%) F5
9 1 (0.55%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.55%) Juniper
9 1 (0.55%) CommVault
9 1 (0.55%) Huawei
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