The median annual salary for a Data Centre Architect was - in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Centre Architect
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 136 115
Rank change year-on-year +15 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.042% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.044% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £73,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +23.28% -2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1787 2266 1693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.91% 95.53% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1751 1432
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Centre Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Data Centre Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Architect in Birmingham

Data Centre Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Architect in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Data Centre Architect in Birmingham

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Data Centre Architect 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 Birmingham region featuring Data Centre Architect in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 18 (94.74%) Service Delivery
3 16 (84.21%) Change Control
3 16 (84.21%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (15.79%) IaaS
4 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 3 (15.79%) PaaS
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
5 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (10.53%) Gantt Chart
5 2 (10.53%) Publishing
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) IT Governance
5 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.53%) QA
5 2 (10.53%) CMDB
5 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) IaaS
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Service Delivery
2 16 (84.21%) Change Control
2 16 (84.21%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Gantt Chart
4 2 (10.53%) IT Governance
4 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.53%) Line Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) BMC
1 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco
1 2 (10.53%) Citrix
1 2 (10.53%) EMC
1 2 (10.53%) HP
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Juniper
1 2 (10.53%) NetApp
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) VMware