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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Technician
Rank 838 958 962
Rank change year-on-year
+120 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Technician 38 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.025% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.026% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 11
Median salary £28,750 £23,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,475 £26,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £23,000 £28,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.58%

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 20 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 7 December 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 +107 37 £28,750 +25.00% 5
London +68 11 £26,000 +4.00% 1
South West - 9 £28,750 -
Gloucestershire - 8 £28,750 -
North West - 7 £29,750 - 1
Manchester - 7 £29,750 - 1
South East +56 5 £29,125 +26.63%
Hertfordshire +11 5 £25,000 +8.69% 2
Hemel Hempstead +8 5 £25,000 +8.69% 2
East of England +5 5 £25,000 +8.69% 2
Berkshire +44 3 £27,000 +17.39%
Reading +29 2 £29,000 +9.43%
Slough +23 1 £25,000 +8.69%
Cheltenham - 1 £27,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £29,250 -
Hampshire - 1 £29,250 -
Surrey - 1 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £29,250 -
Leatherhead - 1 £35,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £30,000 -

Data Centre Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 64 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
3 29 (45.31%) MS Excel
4 17 (26.56%) VPN
4 17 (26.56%) C
4 17 (26.56%) IPv4
4 17 (26.56%) IPv6
5 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
6 14 (21.88%) Cognos Impromptu
6 14 (21.88%) Windows
7 13 (20.31%) Linux
7 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
7 13 (20.31%) Cisco
8 12 (18.75%) FreeBSD
8 12 (18.75%) HP
8 12 (18.75%) Dell
8 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (18.75%) A+ Certification
8 12 (18.75%) Sun
8 12 (18.75%) Law
8 12 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
8 12 (18.75%) Network+ Certification
9 11 (17.19%) SLA
9 11 (17.19%) MS Office
10 10 (15.63%) ITIL
10 10 (15.63%) CAFM
11 9 (14.06%) Computacenter
12 8 (12.50%) QMS
12 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
12 8 (12.50%) Structured Cabling

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (45.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.56%) IPv4
1 17 (26.56%) IPv6
1 17 (26.56%) VPN
2 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
3 12 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
4 8 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (18.75%) Law
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.94%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 13 (20.31%) Linux
3 12 (18.75%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.56%) Unix
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) CAFM
1 10 (15.63%) ITIL
2 8 (12.50%) QMS
3 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (3.13%) Process Management
3 2 (3.13%) Validation
4 1 (1.56%) Change Control
4 1 (1.56%) Data Entry
4 1 (1.56%) ERP
4 1 (1.56%) Information Security
4 1 (1.56%) Information Security Management
4 1 (1.56%) ISMS
4 1 (1.56%) Project Management
4 1 (1.56%) Security Management
4 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) C
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.75%) A+ Certification
2 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (18.75%) Network+ Certification
3 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.31%) Cisco
3 12 (18.75%) Dell
3 12 (18.75%) HP
3 12 (18.75%) Sun
4 9 (14.06%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.56%) Remedy
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits 15% Shift Allowance, Training, Onc
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago