The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Centre Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.61% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.11%
Data Centre Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1281 1327 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.16% 98.22% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 1136 868
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the Wales region.

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Data Centre Engineer Salary Histogram in Wales

Data Centre Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales - 8 £35,000 -
Data Centre Engineer
UK

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Data Centre Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) MCSA
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Dell
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (50.00%) EqualLogic
4 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Server+ Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) IaaS
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) A+ Certification
5 3 (37.50%) MCTS
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) CCDA
6 1 (12.50%) IPsec

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Data Centre Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) Junos
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) VPLS
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (50.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) MCSA
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCSE
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (37.50%) A+ Certification
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) MCTS
3 3 (37.50%) Server+ Certification
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCDA
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (12.50%) F5