The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Data Centre Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Technician
Rank 888 933 978
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Technician 35 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.036% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.037% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 31 38 15
Median salary £25,000 £26,250 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%

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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Data Centre Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Centre Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Centre Technician
Salary Trend

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

Data Centre Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Data Centre Technician
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +33 34 £25,000 -4.76% 7
East of England +48 13 £25,000 +8.69% 1
South East +37 13 £25,000 -6.54% 4
Hertfordshire +32 13 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Hemel Hempstead +27 13 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Berkshire +10 11 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Slough +10 11 £25,000 -7.40% 3
London +27 4 - - 1
West Midlands -10 4 £32,000 +82.85%
Herefordshire - 4 £32,000 -
Surrey - 2 £30,000 -

Data Centre Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 40 (66.67%) VPN
2 40 (66.67%) IPv4
2 40 (66.67%) IPv6
3 33 (55.00%) Cognos Impromptu
4 16 (26.67%) Windows
4 16 (26.67%) Linux
5 8 (13.33%) QA
6 7 (11.67%) VMware
6 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.00%) HP
7 6 (10.00%) Dell
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco
7 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (10.00%) Driving Licence
8 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
8 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (8.33%) Internet
9 4 (6.67%) A+ Certification
9 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (6.67%) Sun
9 4 (6.67%) FTP
9 4 (6.67%) FreeBSD
9 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (6.67%) Law
9 4 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (5.00%) User Experience
10 3 (5.00%) MCITP

Data Centre Technician 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:

Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (66.67%) IPv4
1 40 (66.67%) IPv6
1 40 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.33%) Internet
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (6.67%) FTP
5 3 (5.00%) SAN
6 2 (3.33%) Firewall
6 2 (3.33%) HTTP
6 2 (3.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (3.33%) MySQL
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 60 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.00%) User Experience
4 2 (3.33%) CMDB
5 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Linux
1 16 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.67%) FreeBSD
4 2 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (5.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (5.00%) ITIL
2 2 (3.33%) People Management
3 1 (1.67%) BCP
3 1 (1.67%) Change Management
3 1 (1.67%) IT Asset Management
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) A+ Certification
1 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (5.00%) MCITP
2 3 (5.00%) MCSA
2 3 (5.00%) MCSE
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) cPanel
1 2 (3.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
1 7 (11.67%) VMware
2 6 (10.00%) Cisco
2 6 (10.00%) Dell
2 6 (10.00%) HP
3 4 (6.67%) Sun
4 2 (3.33%) Remedy
4 2 (3.33%) Supermicro
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + O/T plus Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Recruit Zone
Salary: £18k - 32k per year + + 15% Shift Allowance & Up to 10% annual company bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago