The median annual salary for a Data Centre Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 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 / South East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 424 438
Rank change year-on-year +49 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 14 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.094% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 20
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £25,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £65,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% -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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14386 18632 20289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.50% 96.66% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12028 15887 16329
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Engineer in the South East

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Engineer in the South East

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Centre Engineer in the South East

Data Centre Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire +38 7 £25,000 -58.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
Surrey +25 2 £52,500 +43.83%
Data Centre Engineer
England

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 28 (52.83%) Cisco
3 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (37.74%) CCNP
5 19 (35.85%) Firewall
6 17 (32.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (28.30%) CheckPoint
7 15 (28.30%) CCNA
8 13 (24.53%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (22.64%) CCIP
9 12 (22.64%) CCIE
9 12 (22.64%) CCSP
9 12 (22.64%) SaaS
9 12 (22.64%) Network Architecture
9 12 (22.64%) Network Management
9 12 (22.64%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (22.64%) Network Security
9 12 (22.64%) Wireless
9 12 (22.64%) Network Design
9 12 (22.64%) Network Planning
10 11 (20.75%) Dell
10 11 (20.75%) SLA
10 11 (20.75%) Windows
10 11 (20.75%) Linux
11 10 (18.87%) IBM
11 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
12 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
12 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
13 8 (15.09%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (15.09%) Sun

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.85%) Firewall
2 17 (32.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (22.64%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (22.64%) Network Security
3 12 (22.64%) Wireless
4 8 (15.09%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (11.32%) LAN
5 6 (11.32%) WAN
6 5 (9.43%) BGP
6 5 (9.43%) IPv4
6 5 (9.43%) IPv6
7 4 (7.55%) HSRP
7 4 (7.55%) OSPF
7 4 (7.55%) VPN
7 4 (7.55%) VRRP
8 3 (5.66%) Wireshark
9 2 (3.77%) FTP
9 2 (3.77%) Intranet
10 1 (1.89%) SNMP
10 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 53 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.89%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.21%) AIX
3 7 (13.21%) Unix
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (22.64%) Network Architecture
2 12 (22.64%) Network Design
2 12 (22.64%) Network Management
2 12 (22.64%) Network Planning
3 6 (11.32%) ITIL
4 5 (9.43%) Presales
5 4 (7.55%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.77%) Change Control
6 2 (3.77%) Data Entry
6 2 (3.77%) DNA
6 2 (3.77%) Information Security
6 2 (3.77%) Information Security Management
6 2 (3.77%) ISMS
6 2 (3.77%) Security Management
6 2 (3.77%) Service Design
7 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.89%) Data Security
7 1 (1.89%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (37.74%) CCNP
3 15 (28.30%) CCNA
4 12 (22.64%) CCIE
4 12 (22.64%) CCIP
4 12 (22.64%) CCSP
5 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
6 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.77%) HND
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.89%) BICSI Certification
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.89%) LPIC
8 1 (1.89%) MCITP
8 1 (1.89%) MCSE
8 1 (1.89%) RHCE
8 1 (1.89%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) Firmware
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) vCloud
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Nagios
2 2 (3.77%) cPanel
2 2 (3.77%) Plesk
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Cisco
2 15 (28.30%) CheckPoint
3 11 (20.75%) Dell
4 10 (18.87%) IBM
5 8 (15.09%) Sun
6 7 (13.21%) HP
6 7 (13.21%) Oracle
7 6 (11.32%) Juniper
8 5 (9.43%) Fortinet
8 5 (9.43%) VMware
9 4 (7.55%) Arista
9 4 (7.55%) NetApp
10 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.77%) Adobe
11 2 (3.77%) Huawei
11 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
11 2 (3.77%) Remedy
11 2 (3.77%) Supermicro
12 1 (1.89%) Extreme Networks
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