The median annual salary for a Data Centre Specialist was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in London 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 Specialist
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 612 643 675
Rank change year-on-year +31 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Specialist 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.011% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.003% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £37,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -4.16% +23.07%  

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 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Data Centre Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Specialist in London

Data Centre Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Specialist in London

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

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

1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Computacenter
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Data Centre Specialist 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Computacenter
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
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