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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Manager
Rank 792 883 846
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 105 16 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.015% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.016% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 92 11 39
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £70,000 £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
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
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 £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 31 October 2014 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 31 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 +70 104 £65,000 +30.00% 8
West Midlands +43 66 £65,000 +44.44% 6
Birmingham +48 59 £65,000 +44.44% 4
London +23 19 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South East -1 10 £60,000 -23.32%
Berkshire +23 7 £62,500 -30.55%
City of London +35 6 £55,000 -
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 - -
Reading -11 2 £62,500 -30.55%
Bracknell - 1 £70,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £60,000 -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
South Wales - 1 £60,000 -
Wales - 1 £60,000 -

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 68 (36.96%) ITIL
2 44 (23.91%) People Management
3 34 (18.48%) Project Management
4 32 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 32 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 31 (16.85%) Windows
6 21 (11.41%) Finance
7 20 (10.87%) PRINCE
8 19 (10.33%) Cisco
8 19 (10.33%) VMware
9 16 (8.70%) Structured Cabling
10 15 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (7.61%) Infrastructure Management
12 13 (7.07%) Change Management
12 13 (7.07%) Microsoft
13 12 (6.52%) EMC
13 12 (6.52%) Degree
13 12 (6.52%) Capacity Management
13 12 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (5.98%) Operations Management
14 11 (5.98%) Citrix
14 11 (5.98%) PRINCE2
14 11 (5.98%) MS Office
14 11 (5.98%) Migration
15 10 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (5.43%) Linux
15 10 (5.43%) MS Visio
16 9 (4.89%) Telecoms
16 9 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (3.26%) MS Exchange
1 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (5.98%) MS Office
2 10 (5.43%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.26%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.63%) MS Project
5 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.70%) Structured Cabling
2 6 (3.26%) Firewall
3 5 (2.72%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (2.72%) LAN
4 4 (2.17%) DHCP
4 4 (2.17%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (2.17%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.63%) SAN
6 2 (1.09%) SDH
6 2 (1.09%) SONET
6 2 (1.09%) DWDM
7 1 (0.54%) WAN
7 1 (0.54%) Internet
7 1 (0.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (11.41%) Finance
2 9 (4.89%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.35%) Law
4 7 (3.80%) Banking
5 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.80%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.26%) CMDB
4 5 (2.72%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.17%) PMI
6 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.85%) Windows
2 10 (5.43%) Linux
3 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.26%) UNIX
4 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (36.96%) ITIL
2 44 (23.91%) People Management
3 34 (18.48%) Project Management
4 32 (17.39%) Incident Management
4 32 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 20 (10.87%) PRINCE
6 14 (7.61%) Infrastructure Management
7 13 (7.07%) Change Management
8 12 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (6.52%) Capacity Management
9 11 (5.98%) Operations Management
9 11 (5.98%) Migration
9 11 (5.98%) PRINCE2
10 10 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.89%) Transition Management
11 9 (4.89%) ITIL V3
12 8 (4.35%) Business Continuity
12 8 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (4.35%) Risk Management
12 8 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.72%) SQL
2 2 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (6.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.17%) ISEB
2 4 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) HND
4 2 (1.09%) CFA
5 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.54%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.26%) SLA
3 4 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.26%) vSphere
3 5 (2.72%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.72%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.17%) XenApp
4 4 (2.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (2.17%) UAG
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.72%) SCCM
2 4 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (10.33%) Cisco
1 19 (10.33%) VMware
2 13 (7.07%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.52%) EMC
4 11 (5.98%) Citrix
5 5 (2.72%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.17%) Oracle
6 4 (2.17%) Infoblox
7 3 (1.63%) IBM
8 2 (1.09%) HP
8 2 (1.09%) NetApp
9 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.54%) F5
9 1 (0.54%) Juniper
9 1 (0.54%) CommVault
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 70K + 5K Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 70K + 5K Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 70K + 5K Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 70K + 5K Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allow+ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London, United Kingdom
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £55-60,000 + to £10k Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago