Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Centre Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Data Centre Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 188 192
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 11 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.29% 0.51% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.53% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Birmingham median annual salary - £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +9.38%
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -30.00% +33.33% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3706 4565 3838
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 96.39% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2958 3409 3224
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,300 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Data Centre Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Data Centre Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Engineer in Birmingham

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Engineer in Birmingham

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Birmingham region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 11 (100.00%) Service Management
1 11 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 11 (100.00%) Change Management
1 11 (100.00%) assyst
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
1 11 (100.00%) SCOM
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 11 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 11 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking

Data Centre Engineer 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:

Business Applications
1 11 (100.00%) assyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 11 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 11 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 11 (100.00%) Change Management
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 11 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 11 (100.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
1 11 (100.00%) SCOM
1 11 (100.00%) Tivoli