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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Centre Engineer
Rank 228 221 217
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 14 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.019% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.020% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £32,000 £62,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.38% +55.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-24.70% +21.42%
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
5868 5125 4951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.40% 97.10% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 4293 4171
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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
Birmingham - 10 - - 1
Herefordshire - 2 £32,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Data Centre Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 18 (85.71%) ITIL
3 18 (85.71%) SCOM
4 14 (66.67%) Retail
4 14 (66.67%) Linux
5 13 (61.90%) Unix
5 13 (61.90%) Service Management
5 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
5 13 (61.90%) Change Management
5 13 (61.90%) Tivoli
5 13 (61.90%) Finance
5 13 (61.90%) assyst
5 13 (61.90%) SCCM
5 13 (61.90%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (61.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (23.81%) High Availability
7 5 (23.81%) vSphere
7 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
7 5 (23.81%) DBS Check
7 5 (23.81%) Patch Management
7 5 (23.81%) Security Patching
7 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (61.90%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) IPv4
2 2 (9.52%) IPv6
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 14 (66.67%) Retail
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) Unix
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (61.90%) Change Management
2 13 (61.90%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
2 13 (61.90%) Service Management
3 5 (23.81%) High Availability
3 5 (23.81%) Information Security
3 5 (23.81%) Patch Management
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) Security Management
3 5 (23.81%) Security Patching
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) DBS Check
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (23.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (85.71%) SCOM
2 13 (61.90%) SCCM
2 13 (61.90%) Tivoli
3 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (23.81%) Symantec
1 5 (23.81%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday