The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 228 207 183
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.036% 0.060% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.061% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -11.11%
Data Centre Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5404 4882 4072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.09% 96.88% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4505 4255 3357
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Centre Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Centre Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Centre Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 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
Coventry -2 1 £45,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 - - 1
Data Centre Engineer
England

Data Centre Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA

Data Centre Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (25.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
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