The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Data Centre Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Specialist
Rank 914 956 970
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Specialist 17 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.008% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.008% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Median salary £80,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £47,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+68.42% +58.33%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Data Centre Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Data Centre Specialist in the job title.

Data Centre Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Centre Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Specialist within the UK.

Data Centre Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Data Centre Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Specialist over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Data Centre Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Specialist
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 17 £80,000 +60.00% 3
West Midlands +5 10 - - 1
Birmingham - 9 - -
South East - 5 £80,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey - 3 £47,500 -
London +39 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £80,000 -
Aldershot - 2 £80,000 -
Banbury - 2 £80,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £80,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £80,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £80,000 -
City of London +67 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 - - 1

Data Centre Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Data Centre Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Data Centre Specialist in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (61.90%) Citrix
3 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 9 (42.86%) CMDB
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (42.86%) Line Management
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Business Development
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) LDAP
4 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 3 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.52%) Finance
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (9.52%) Presales
5 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.76%) E-Discovery
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management

Data Centre Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) LDAP
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) IPv4
2 1 (4.76%) IPv6
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (42.86%) CMDB
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (42.86%) Line Management
1 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (14.29%) Business Development
2 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Presales
3 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (4.76%) B2B
4 1 (4.76%) E-Discovery
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
3 1 (4.76%) EMC
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum + on call + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago