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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Manager
Rank 862 877 889
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 35 55 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.045% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.048% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 13
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +35.41%

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
102195 114720 103098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83974 94226 85780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,954 £27,186 £27,000
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 28 May 2015 within the UK.

Data Centre Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Top 28 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 28 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
(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 +14 26 £63,750 -1.92% 5
East of England +23 9 £65,000 +15.55% 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £65,000 -
Peterborough - 7 £65,000 -
South East - 6 £47,500 - 1
South Wales - 6 £65,000 -
Wales - 6 £65,000 -
West Midlands -23 5 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Birmingham -33 5 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Newport - 5 £63,750 -
Berkshire - 4 £53,750 -
London +27 3 £72,500 -
Guernsey - 3 £82,500 -
Jersey - 3 £82,500 -
Reading - 3 £45,000 -
Channel Islands - 3 £82,500 -
North West - 2 £56,250 -
City of London +47 1 £72,500 -
Hertfordshire -8 1 £65,000 +15.55% 1
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £33,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £33,000 - 1
Warrington - 1 £62,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £62,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £56,000 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -
Northampton - 1 £33,000 - 1

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 64 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 31 (48.44%) ITIL
3 16 (25.00%) Degree
4 15 (23.44%) Data Centre Operations
5 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 12 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (17.19%) Project Management
7 10 (15.63%) PRINCE
7 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
7 10 (15.63%) Life Science
8 8 (12.50%) VMware
8 8 (12.50%) Operations Management
8 8 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
8 8 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 8 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 8 (12.50%) Finance
9 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
9 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
9 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
10 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
10 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
10 6 (9.38%) Business Development
10 6 (9.38%) MS Office
10 6 (9.38%) UNIX
10 6 (9.38%) SAN
11 5 (7.81%) Legal
11 5 (7.81%) Linux

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (1.56%) CMS
1 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) MS Project
4 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.56%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) SAN
2 4 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) PBX
3 1 (1.56%) VoIP
3 1 (1.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.56%) SNMP
3 1 (1.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.81%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 64 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.63%) Life Science
3 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) NHS
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.56%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 6 (9.38%) UNIX
3 5 (7.81%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) ITIL
2 15 (23.44%) Data Centre Operations
3 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 12 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (17.19%) Project Management
5 10 (15.63%) PRINCE
5 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.50%) Operations Management
6 8 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
7 6 (9.38%) Business Development
8 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.25%) Line Management
8 4 (6.25%) Transition Management
9 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.69%) ITIL V3
9 3 (4.69%) People Management
9 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management
9 3 (4.69%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.13%) CCNP
7 2 (3.13%) HNC
7 2 (3.13%) MBA
8 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.56%) HND
8 1 (1.56%) MCP
8 1 (1.56%) MCSE
8 1 (1.56%) MCSA
8 1 (1.56%) CCNA
8 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) QA
3 2 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) VMware
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco
4 4 (6.25%) HP
5 3 (4.69%) NetApp
5 3 (4.69%) EMC
6 2 (3.13%) IBM
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
6 2 (3.13%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.56%) Isilon
7 1 (1.56%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.56%) Huawei
7 1 (1.56%) CommVault
7 1 (1.56%) Symantec
7 1 (1.56%) Remedy
7 1 (1.56%) Dell
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago