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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Technician
Rank 915 940 978
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Technician 25 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.024% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.025% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 16
Median salary £32,000 £24,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.61% -9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £30,300 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £24,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -9.25%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median 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 £68,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Technician over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 within the UK.

Data Centre Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Centre Technician
Top 16 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 6 May 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 +9 25 £32,000 +30.61% 1
South East +29 8 £30,000 - 1
East of England - 8 £25,000 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £25,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £25,000 -
Slough +3 5 £32,000 +3.22% 1
Berkshire -1 5 £32,000 +6.66% 1
London +11 4 £35,000 +27.27%
North West - 3 £50,000 -
Warrington - 3 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands -17 2 £32,000 +82.85%
Surrey - 2 £30,000 -
Herefordshire - 2 £32,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £15,000 -
Fareham - 1 £15,000 -

Data Centre Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 44 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 23 (52.27%) VPN
2 23 (52.27%) IPv4
2 23 (52.27%) IPv6
3 21 (47.73%) Cognos Impromptu
4 18 (40.91%) Windows
4 18 (40.91%) Linux
5 10 (22.73%) VMware
6 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco
7 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.91%) HP
7 7 (15.91%) Dell
7 7 (15.91%) Internet
8 6 (13.64%) FTP
8 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
8 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.36%) Driving Licence
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
10 4 (9.09%) Plesk
10 4 (9.09%) SAN
10 4 (9.09%) MySQL
10 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
10 4 (9.09%) Firewall
10 4 (9.09%) cPanel
10 4 (9.09%) Supermicro
11 3 (6.82%) User Experience
11 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification

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 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) IPv4
1 23 (52.27%) IPv6
1 23 (52.27%) VPN
2 7 (15.91%) Internet
3 6 (13.64%) FTP
4 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 4 (9.09%) SAN
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (4.55%) HTTP
7 2 (4.55%) SMTP
8 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) Cognos Impromptu
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.82%) Law
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 44 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.36%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.82%) User Experience
5 2 (4.55%) CMDB
6 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Linux
1 18 (40.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) FreeBSD
4 2 (4.55%) Solaris
5 1 (2.27%) CentOS
5 1 (2.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
1 3 (6.82%) ITIL
2 2 (4.55%) People Management
3 1 (2.27%) BCP
3 1 (2.27%) Change Management
3 1 (2.27%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (2.27%) Security Patching
3 1 (2.27%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) A+ Certification
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.82%) MCITP
1 3 (6.82%) MCSA
1 3 (6.82%) MCSE
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.82%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) cPanel
1 4 (9.09%) Plesk
2 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.27%) WMI
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) VMware
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco
2 7 (15.91%) Dell
2 7 (15.91%) HP
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) Supermicro
4 3 (6.82%) Sun
5 2 (4.55%) Remedy
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec
6 1 (2.27%) Trend Micro
Slough
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 9 days ago