The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Centre Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Centre Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Centre Technician
Rank - 204 190
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Technician 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.14% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £27,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £27,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-9.25% +12.50%
Data Centre Technician
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4663 4894 3756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.35% 96.28% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3666 3994 3000
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Centre Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Data Centre Technician Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Centre Technician
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Data Centre Technician Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Centre Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) IMAP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) POP3
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) COM
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) E-Procurement
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Data Centre Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) IMAP
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) POP3
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) COM
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix