The median annual salary for a Data Centre Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Centre Architect
UK / England
Rank 802 900 877
Rank change year-on-year +98 -23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 25 20 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.021% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.022% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 46
Median salary £90,000 £73,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.28% -2.66%  
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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75739 92695 95199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.28% 96.42% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63358 78403 78502
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Architect in England

Data Centre Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Architect in England

Data Centre Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre Architect in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Centre Architect in England

Data Centre Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
London +82 15 £75,000 +3.44% 1
South East +69 9 £90,000 +23.28% 1
West Midlands +36 5 £60,000 -
Data Centre Architect
UK

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region featuring Data Centre Architect in the job title.

1 77 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 44 (57.14%) Presales
3 36 (46.75%) VMware
4 35 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (40.26%) PaaS
5 31 (40.26%) IaaS
6 29 (37.66%) ITIL
7 26 (33.77%) Service Delivery
7 26 (33.77%) Migration
8 25 (32.47%) WAN
9 23 (29.87%) BMC
9 23 (29.87%) SaaS
9 23 (29.87%) Capacity Planning
10 22 (28.57%) LAN
11 21 (27.27%) Firewall
11 21 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
12 20 (25.97%) Cisco
13 19 (24.68%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (24.68%) Customer Requirements
14 18 (23.38%) Finance
15 17 (22.08%) Legal
15 17 (22.08%) Business Continuity
15 17 (22.08%) Retail
15 17 (22.08%) Data Migration
15 17 (22.08%) PlateSpin
15 17 (22.08%) Driving Licence
15 17 (22.08%) Transition Management
15 17 (22.08%) Change Control
16 16 (20.78%) HP
17 14 (18.18%) EMC

Data Centre Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (6.49%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.30%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (40.26%) IaaS
1 31 (40.26%) PaaS
2 23 (29.87%) SaaS
3 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (7.79%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.47%) WAN
2 22 (28.57%) LAN
3 21 (27.27%) Firewall
4 9 (11.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (10.39%) SAN
6 4 (5.19%) MPLS
6 4 (5.19%) Network Security
6 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (3.90%) VPLS
7 3 (3.90%) VPN
7 3 (3.90%) Wireless
8 2 (2.60%) HTTP
8 2 (2.60%) Internet
8 2 (2.60%) Skype
9 1 (1.30%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.30%) DHCP
9 1 (1.30%) DNS
9 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) DB2
2 10 (12.99%) MySQL
3 2 (2.60%) Big Data
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (23.38%) Finance
2 17 (22.08%) Legal
2 17 (22.08%) Retail
3 6 (7.79%) Publishing
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) REST
2 2 (2.60%) Middleware
2 2 (2.60%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 77 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 21 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 17 (22.08%) Driving Licence
4 6 (7.79%) CMDB
4 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.79%) Private Cloud
5 5 (6.49%) Public Cloud
6 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.30%) Clustering
8 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Unix
2 6 (7.79%) Windows
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.60%) Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.14%) Presales
2 29 (37.66%) ITIL
3 26 (33.77%) Migration
3 26 (33.77%) Service Delivery
4 23 (29.87%) Capacity Planning
5 19 (24.68%) Customer Requirements
6 17 (22.08%) Business Continuity
6 17 (22.08%) Change Control
6 17 (22.08%) Data Migration
6 17 (22.08%) Transition Management
7 12 (15.58%) Project Management
8 9 (11.69%) Service Design
9 7 (9.09%) IT Strategy
9 7 (9.09%) Line Management
9 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.09%) Service Management
9 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 6 (7.79%) IT Governance
10 6 (7.79%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.39%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (12.99%) CCNP
2 10 (12.99%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (11.69%) CCIE
4 6 (7.79%) Degree
4 6 (7.79%) ISEB
4 6 (7.79%) PMI Certification
4 6 (7.79%) PMP
5 4 (5.19%) CCDA
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.60%) MCSA
7 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.30%) MCITP
8 1 (1.30%) MCSE
8 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.79%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) KVM
4 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.30%) vCloud
4 1 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.30%) vSphere
4 1 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) SCVMM
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.90%) Nagios
2 3 (3.90%) Puppet
3 1 (1.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 36 (46.75%) VMware
2 23 (29.87%) BMC
3 20 (25.97%) Cisco
4 17 (22.08%) PlateSpin
5 16 (20.78%) HP
6 14 (18.18%) EMC
7 13 (16.88%) NetApp
8 10 (12.99%) CenturyLink
8 10 (12.99%) Citrix
8 10 (12.99%) Juniper
8 10 (12.99%) Oracle
9 7 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 7 (9.09%) IBM
10 5 (6.49%) F5
10 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
11 3 (3.90%) Intel
11 3 (3.90%) Meraki
12 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.30%) Symantec
13 1 (1.30%) Veritas
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