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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Manager
Rank 848 835 865
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 44 79 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.067% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.071% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 33
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £57,500 £41,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-22.30% +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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
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 £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 29 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 29 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 -18 42 £62,500 -3.84% 5
London +28 18 £62,500 -16.66% 3
West Midlands -41 11 £51,750 -20.38%
Birmingham -35 9 £52,500 -19.23%
South East +11 6 £47,500 -26.92% 1
City of London +27 3 £67,500 -10.00%
Hampshire +7 2 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Berkshire +2 2 £53,750 -17.30%
East of England -8 2 £70,000 +21.73%
East Midlands - 2 £51,500 -
North West - 2 £56,250 -
Hertfordshire -16 1 £65,000 +13.04%
Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 -
Wales - 1 £65,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £75,000 -
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Newport - 1 £65,000 -
South Wales - 1 £65,000 -
Solihull - 1 £47,500 -
Luton - 1 £75,000 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Warrington - 1 £62,500 -
Northampton - 1 £33,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £70,000 -
Crawley - 1 £47,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £47,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £70,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £33,000 -

Data Centre Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 77 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 45 (58.44%) ITIL
3 28 (36.36%) Data Centre Operations
4 23 (29.87%) Capacity Management
5 22 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 21 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
6 21 (27.27%) PRINCE2
7 20 (25.97%) Finance
8 13 (16.88%) Degree
9 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (14.29%) Change Management
11 10 (12.99%) Manufacturing
11 10 (12.99%) PRINCE
11 10 (12.99%) BPR
11 10 (12.99%) Life Science
11 10 (12.99%) Banking
11 10 (12.99%) Asset Management
11 10 (12.99%) E-Procurement
12 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (11.69%) Project Management
13 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
13 8 (10.39%) Strategic Planning
13 8 (10.39%) Operations Management
13 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (10.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
15 6 (7.79%) SLA
15 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
15 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
16 5 (6.49%) Supplier Management

Data Centre Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (1.30%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
3 3 (3.90%) MS Project
4 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.30%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) SAN
2 3 (3.90%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.30%) PBX
3 1 (1.30%) VoIP
3 1 (1.30%) SNMP
3 1 (1.30%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Manufacturing
2 10 (12.99%) Banking
3 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
1 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.30%) Web Services
1 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.99%) Life Science
3 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) NHS
4 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) FMCG
6 1 (1.30%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.30%) CCTV
6 1 (1.30%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 3 (3.90%) UNIX
2 3 (3.90%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) ITIL
2 28 (36.36%) Data Centre Operations
3 23 (29.87%) Capacity Management
4 22 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 21 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (14.29%) Change Management
8 10 (12.99%) PRINCE
8 10 (12.99%) BPR
8 10 (12.99%) E-Procurement
8 10 (12.99%) Asset Management
9 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (11.69%) Project Management
10 8 (10.39%) Strategic Planning
10 8 (10.39%) Operations Management
11 5 (6.49%) Supplier Management
12 4 (5.19%) ITIL V3
12 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
13 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) C#
1 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (16.88%) Degree
3 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.60%) HNC
6 2 (2.60%) CCNA
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.30%) ISEB
7 1 (1.30%) HND
7 1 (1.30%) MCSE
7 1 (1.30%) MCSA
7 1 (1.30%) CCNP
7 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.30%) MBA
7 1 (1.30%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (1.30%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) QA
3 2 (2.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) VMware
3 4 (5.19%) HP
3 4 (5.19%) Cisco
4 3 (3.90%) SAP
4 3 (3.90%) EMC
4 3 (3.90%) NetApp
5 2 (2.60%) Hitachi
5 2 (2.60%) Siebel
5 2 (2.60%) IBM
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix
6 1 (1.30%) CommVault
6 1 (1.30%) Symantec
6 1 (1.30%) Remedy
6 1 (1.30%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.30%) Huawei
6 1 (1.30%) Isilon
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Salary: to c£70,000 plus 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wiltshire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago