The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 192 - 192
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% - 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +22.03%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Data Centre Engineer
England

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Centre Engineer Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 4 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £28,500 -
Data Centre Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Business Development
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Fedora
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Fedora
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Development
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter