The median annual salary for a Data Centre Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Centre Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 165 189 210
Rank change year-on-year +24 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Engineer 3 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.11% 0.46% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.47% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 2
Median salary £52,500 £36,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.83% +32.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2667 4056 4350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.25% 97.62% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2147 3475 3596
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Engineer in Surrey

Data Centre Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Engineer in Surrey

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region featuring Data Centre Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 3 (42.86%) HSRP
4 3 (42.86%) Arista
4 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
4 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 3 (42.86%) VRRP
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
6 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
6 1 (14.29%) FabricPath
6 1 (14.29%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE

Data Centre Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) BGP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) HSRP
2 3 (42.86%) VRRP
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) FabricPath
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) X.25
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) BICSI Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
3 1 (14.29%) LPIC
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Arista
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle