The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Data Centre Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Centre Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 197 230 211
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.10% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-30.55% -10.00%

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
4610 5594 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.34% 96.42% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4640 4223
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Data Centre Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +17 6 £30,000 -
Data Centre Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Data Centre Engineer 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
3 17 (89.47%) Finance
4 15 (78.95%) Retail
4 15 (78.95%) Service Management
4 15 (78.95%) Linux
4 15 (78.95%) ITIL
4 15 (78.95%) SCCM
4 15 (78.95%) Change Management
5 14 (73.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (73.68%) Process Improvement
5 14 (73.68%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (73.68%) SCOM
5 14 (73.68%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (73.68%) Unix
5 14 (73.68%) Service Delivery
5 14 (73.68%) Tivoli
5 14 (73.68%) assyst
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) Office 365
7 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
8 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (73.68%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (73.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Change Management
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
1 15 (78.95%) Service Management
2 14 (73.68%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (73.68%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (73.68%) Process Improvement
2 14 (73.68%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.26%) Server Building
3 1 (5.26%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) SCCM
2 14 (73.68%) SCOM
2 14 (73.68%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) SolidFire