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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Manager
Rank 887 870 910
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 65 101 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.091% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.094% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 40 79 89
Average salary £61,250 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,100 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%

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
99560 107062 114531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.23% 96.48% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83662 87327 92673
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016 within the UK.

Data Centre Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Manager
Top 21 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 April 2016. 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 +8 65 £61,250 +2.08% 8
London +14 25 £65,000 - 3
Birmingham -2 20 £67,500 +22.72% 2
West Midlands -19 20 £67,500 +22.72% 4
North West - 11 £55,000 -
Manchester - 9 £60,000 -
South East +9 5 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +1 4 £75,000 +36.36%
Leicestershire - 3 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
Reading +1 2 £67,250 +5.49%
Warrington - 2 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £55,000 -
City of London +53 1 £90,000 +33.33% 2
Hertfordshire +14 1 £62,500 -
East of England -5 1 £62,500 -3.84%
Uxbridge - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £56,000 -
Gosport - 1 £56,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £62,500 -
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 43 (36.13%) Finance
3 41 (34.45%) ITIL
4 29 (24.37%) Project Management
5 25 (21.01%) PRINCE2
6 24 (20.17%) Migration
7 20 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
9 16 (13.45%) Incident Management
10 15 (12.61%) PRINCE
11 14 (11.76%) SAN
11 14 (11.76%) Windows
11 14 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (10.92%) Retail
13 12 (10.08%) MS Project
14 11 (9.24%) Unix
14 11 (9.24%) Middleware
14 11 (9.24%) Risk Management
15 10 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (7.56%) Presales
16 9 (7.56%) VMware
16 9 (7.56%) HP
17 8 (6.72%) SLA
17 8 (6.72%) MS Office
17 8 (6.72%) Service Management
17 8 (6.72%) Telecoms
17 8 (6.72%) Management Information System
17 8 (6.72%) Service Delivery
17 8 (6.72%) Banking
18 7 (5.88%) Process Improvement

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (0.84%) Apache
1 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (10.08%) MS Project
2 8 (6.72%) MS Office
3 4 (3.36%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.84%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.76%) SAN
2 6 (5.04%) VPN
2 6 (5.04%) WAN
3 5 (4.20%) IPv4
3 5 (4.20%) IPv6
3 5 (4.20%) LAN
4 4 (3.36%) Firewall
5 2 (1.68%) DNS
5 2 (1.68%) Internet
5 2 (1.68%) NAS
5 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.84%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.84%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.68%) Big Data
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) GitLab
General
1 43 (36.13%) Finance
2 13 (10.92%) Retail
3 8 (6.72%) Banking
3 8 (6.72%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.04%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.04%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.36%) Marketing
7 1 (0.84%) Front Office
7 1 (0.84%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.24%) Middleware
2 3 (2.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 119 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 20 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.72%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.88%) Graphic Design
4 7 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.20%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.20%) Life Science
6 4 (3.36%) PMI
7 2 (1.68%) BYOD
7 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.84%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.84%) iSeries
8 1 (0.84%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.76%) Windows
2 11 (9.24%) Unix
3 5 (4.20%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.36%) OS/2
5 3 (2.52%) Linux
6 2 (1.68%) HPUX
6 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.84%) AIX
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.45%) ITIL
2 29 (24.37%) Project Management
3 25 (21.01%) PRINCE2
4 24 (20.17%) Migration
5 17 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
6 16 (13.45%) Incident Management
7 15 (12.61%) PRINCE
8 14 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (9.24%) Risk Management
10 10 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (7.56%) Presales
12 8 (6.72%) Service Delivery
12 8 (6.72%) Service Management
13 7 (5.88%) Change Control
13 7 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (5.88%) Process Improvement
13 7 (5.88%) Programme Management
13 7 (5.88%) Project Planning
14 6 (5.04%) Security Operations
14 6 (5.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (5.04%) CISA
2 6 (5.04%) CISM
2 6 (5.04%) CISSP
2 6 (5.04%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (5.04%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.20%) APMP
3 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.20%) Degree
4 4 (3.36%) CCNA
4 4 (3.36%) PMP
5 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.84%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (0.84%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) SLA
2 7 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.04%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.84%) COBIT
4 1 (0.84%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.84%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) SCOM
2 1 (0.84%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (7.56%) HP
1 9 (7.56%) VMware
2 7 (5.88%) Cisco
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.36%) IBM
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle
6 2 (1.68%) Citrix
6 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.84%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.84%) Dell
7 1 (0.84%) Intel
7 1 (0.84%) Juniper
7 1 (0.84%) NetApp
7 1 (0.84%) ServiceNow
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