The median annual salary for a Data Centre Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London 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 Engineer
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 542 618 624
Rank change year-on-year +76 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 35 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.088% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.091% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 29
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -26.38% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32292 40527 41158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27319 34959 34585
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Centre Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Engineer in London

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Engineer in London

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Data Centre Engineer in London

Data Centre Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer within the London 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
City of London +39 7 £22,500 -69.49% 1
Data Centre Engineer
England

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 102 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 39 (38.24%) Cisco
3 24 (23.53%) Windows
4 22 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (20.59%) Linux
6 20 (19.61%) SLA
7 19 (18.63%) CCNA
8 18 (17.65%) Telecoms
9 16 (15.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (14.71%) VMware
10 15 (14.71%) Windows Server
11 13 (12.75%) Firewall
12 12 (11.76%) CCIE
12 12 (11.76%) CCNP
13 11 (10.78%) NetApp
14 10 (9.80%) Active Directory
14 10 (9.80%) LAN
14 10 (9.80%) WAN
14 10 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (8.82%) Network Security
15 9 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (8.82%) Asset Management
15 9 (8.82%) Network Design
15 9 (8.82%) Network Planning
15 9 (8.82%) SaaS
15 9 (8.82%) Network Architecture
15 9 (8.82%) Network Management
15 9 (8.82%) CCIP
15 9 (8.82%) CCSP
15 9 (8.82%) Microsoft

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.98%) Apache
2 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.98%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Office
2 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) SaaS
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (12.75%) Firewall
3 10 (9.80%) LAN
3 10 (9.80%) WAN
4 9 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (8.82%) Network Security
4 9 (8.82%) Structured Cabling
4 9 (8.82%) Wireless
5 7 (6.86%) SAN
6 5 (4.90%) Internet
6 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.92%) VPN
8 3 (2.94%) LDAP
8 3 (2.94%) VoIP
9 2 (1.96%) SSH
10 1 (0.98%) FTP
10 1 (0.98%) IPsec
10 1 (0.98%) NAS
10 1 (0.98%) Skype
10 1 (0.98%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) Cognos Impromptu
1 4 (3.92%) GIS
General
1 18 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.86%) Finance
3 6 (5.88%) Banking
4 4 (3.92%) Law
5 3 (2.94%) Publishing
6 2 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 102 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.92%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.96%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.98%) Fintech
4 1 (0.98%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.53%) Windows
2 21 (20.59%) Linux
3 15 (14.71%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.88%) Unix
5 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.92%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.94%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.98%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.82%) Asset Management
1 9 (8.82%) Network Architecture
1 9 (8.82%) Network Design
1 9 (8.82%) Network Management
1 9 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
1 9 (8.82%) Network Planning
2 6 (5.88%) CRM
2 6 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
3 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (3.92%) ITIL
3 4 (3.92%) Performance Testing
4 3 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (2.94%) DNA
4 3 (2.94%) Presales
4 3 (2.94%) Process Improvement
4 3 (2.94%) Project Management
4 3 (2.94%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.94%) Service Design
5 2 (1.96%) Facilities Management
5 2 (1.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.88%) Python
1 6 (5.88%) SQL
2 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.98%) Perl
3 1 (0.98%) PHP
3 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (18.63%) CCNA
3 12 (11.76%) CCIE
3 12 (11.76%) CCNP
4 9 (8.82%) CCIP
4 9 (8.82%) CCSP
4 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.86%) HND
6 5 (4.90%) Degree
6 5 (4.90%) MCITP
7 4 (3.92%) MCSE
8 3 (2.94%) MCDST
8 3 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.96%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.61%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.80%) Active Directory
1 10 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.94%) XenApp
4 1 (0.98%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.98%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) SCCM
2 3 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (38.24%) Cisco
2 15 (14.71%) VMware
3 11 (10.78%) NetApp
4 9 (8.82%) CheckPoint
4 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.84%) Dell
5 8 (7.84%) Juniper
6 6 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (4.90%) HP
8 3 (2.94%) Citrix
8 3 (2.94%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.94%) Huawei
8 3 (2.94%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.98%) Google
9 1 (0.98%) IBM
9 1 (0.98%) QNAP
9 1 (0.98%) Sybase
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