The median annual salary for a Data Centre Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 22 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 Engineer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 180 -
Rank change year-on-year -28 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.095% 0.057% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.058% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £24,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £32,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -21.95%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4104 3434 3261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.95% 98.17% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3513 2953 2725
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Data Centre Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Engineer in Manchester

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Engineer in Manchester

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Centre Engineer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Manchester region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (33.33%) Magento
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) nginx
3 2 (33.33%) Plesk
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
3 2 (33.33%) Varnish
3 2 (33.33%) VCP5
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Debian
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) RHCT
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) CCA
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (33.33%) RHCE
3 2 (33.33%) RHCSA
3 2 (33.33%) RHCT
3 2 (33.33%) VCP5
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) KVM
1 2 (33.33%) Varnish
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) cPanel
1 2 (33.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago