The median annual salary for a Data Centre Technician was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in England 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 Technician
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 922 907
Rank change year-on-year +92 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Technician 12 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.026% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.027% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 21
Median salary £25,000 £32,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.87% +16.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,700 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £47,000 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year - -10.71%  

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 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
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 Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Technician in England

Data Centre Technician
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Technician in England

Data Centre Technician
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre Technician in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Centre Technician in England

Data Centre Technician
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 Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 +75 4 £40,000 +14.28% 1
South East +51 4 £25,000 +11.11% 1
East of England +14 4 £25,000 +4.16%
Data Centre Technician
UK

Data Centre Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Data Centre Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
4 16 (32.65%) Windows
5 14 (28.57%) Linux
5 14 (28.57%) Cognos Impromptu
6 12 (24.49%) VPN
6 12 (24.49%) IPv4
6 12 (24.49%) IPv6
7 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
7 11 (22.45%) Cisco
8 10 (20.41%) C
8 10 (20.41%) HP
8 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
9 9 (18.37%) Structured Cabling
10 8 (16.33%) Dell
10 8 (16.33%) ITIL
11 7 (14.29%) FreeBSD
11 7 (14.29%) Sun
11 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (14.29%) A+ Certification
11 7 (14.29%) Law
11 7 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (12.24%) QMS
12 6 (12.24%) DV Cleared
13 5 (10.20%) Driving Licence
13 5 (10.20%) Degree
13 5 (10.20%) CAFM
13 5 (10.20%) SLA

Data Centre Technician 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 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) IPv4
1 12 (24.49%) IPv6
1 12 (24.49%) VPN
2 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.37%) Structured Cabling
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (8.16%) FTP
6 3 (6.12%) DHCP
6 3 (6.12%) DNS
6 3 (6.12%) LDAP
6 3 (6.12%) SAN
6 3 (6.12%) SSH
6 3 (6.12%) Telnet
7 1 (2.04%) Firewall
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
General
1 7 (14.29%) Law
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (14.29%) FreeBSD
4 4 (8.16%) Unix
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.04%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) QMS
3 5 (10.20%) CAFM
4 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
4 3 (6.12%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.12%) Process Improvement
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.08%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (4.08%) Process Management
5 2 (4.08%) Validation
6 1 (2.04%) Data Entry
6 1 (2.04%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) C
2 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.12%) C#
2 3 (6.12%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) Perl
2 3 (6.12%) PHP
2 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.12%) Python
2 3 (6.12%) Ruby
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) A+ Certification
2 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (12.24%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) NFS
1 3 (6.12%) Samba
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) cPanel
1 1 (2.04%) Plesk
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) Cisco
3 10 (20.41%) HP
4 8 (16.33%) Dell
5 7 (14.29%) Sun
6 4 (8.16%) Computacenter
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle
8 1 (2.04%) Siebel
8 1 (2.04%) Supermicro
8 1 (2.04%) VMware
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