The median annual salary for a Data Centre Operator was - in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Data Centre Operator
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 902 945
Rank change year-on-year +47 +43  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Operator 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.008% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Median salary - £21,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  

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 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Data Centre Operator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Operator in England

Data Centre Operator
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Operator in England

Data Centre Operator
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 Operator within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
West Midlands - 2 - -
Data Centre Operator
UK

Data Centre Operator Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Data Centre Operator 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 Operator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) MVS
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 2 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem

Data Centre Operator Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) MVS
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) VMware