The median annual salary for a Data Centre Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 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 Manager
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 633 625
Rank change year-on-year +62 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Manager 17 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.050% 0.050% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.052% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 30
Median salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £57,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £79,300 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -14.54% -8.33%  

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 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Data Centre Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Manager in London

Data Centre Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Manager in London

Data Centre Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre Manager in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Centre Manager in London

Data Centre Manager
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 Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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 +47 3 £80,000 -11.11%
Data Centre Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Data Centre Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (45.95%) Migration
3 14 (37.84%) Service Delivery
3 14 (37.84%) Linux
3 14 (37.84%) PRINCE2
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (35.14%) Finance
5 12 (32.43%) VMware
5 12 (32.43%) ITIL
5 12 (32.43%) Windows
5 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (32.43%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (32.43%) Incident Management
5 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (29.73%) Statistics
6 11 (29.73%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Clustering
6 11 (29.73%) IT Strategy
6 11 (29.73%) SAN
6 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
6 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (29.73%) Citrix
7 9 (24.32%) Project Management
8 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (10.81%) Middleware
9 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.81%) Clustering
9 4 (10.81%) Cadence

Data Centre Manager 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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) IPv4
2 3 (8.11%) IPv6
2 3 (8.11%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Billing
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Clustering
2 4 (10.81%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) CMDB
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Windows
3 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Migration
2 14 (37.84%) PRINCE2
2 14 (37.84%) Service Delivery
3 12 (32.43%) Incident Management
3 12 (32.43%) ITIL
4 11 (29.73%) IT Strategy
4 11 (29.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (29.73%) Statistics
5 9 (24.32%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.81%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 4 (10.81%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (10.81%) High Availability
7 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.81%) PLM
7 4 (10.81%) Product Management
7 4 (10.81%) Resource Allocation
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL Certification
1 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) P3O
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 11 (29.73%) Citrix
3 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.81%) Cadence
5 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.70%) SAP