The median annual salary for a Data Centre Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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 Analyst
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 936 951
Rank change year-on-year +87 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Analyst 9 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.018% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 26
Median salary £35,000 £30,590 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.41% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £26,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +22.64% -24.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Centre Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Analyst in the UK

Data Centre Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Analyst in the UK

Data Centre Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre Analyst over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Centre Analyst in the UK

Data Centre Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +96 9 £35,000 +14.41%
London +70 2 £65,000 +52.94%
West Midlands +38 2 £30,000 +33.33%
East of England - 2 £25,800 -
South East - 2 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £25,800 -
Maidenhead - 2 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £25,800 -
Berkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Coventry +21 1 - -
North West - 1 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £30,000 -
Warrington - 1 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -

Data Centre Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Data Centre Analyst 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 featuring Data Centre Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (68.42%) ITIL
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) Data Centre Operations
4 9 (47.37%) Problem Management
4 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (36.84%) Service Management
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (31.58%) NetApp
6 6 (31.58%) Citrix
6 6 (31.58%) MCSA
6 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) SLA
6 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
6 6 (31.58%) vSphere
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
7 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
7 5 (26.32%) Time Management
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) MCSE
8 4 (21.05%) CCNA
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (21.05%) CCENT
8 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared

Data Centre Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (10.53%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) MPLS
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Fintech
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Data Centre Operations
2 9 (47.37%) Problem Management
3 7 (36.84%) Service Management
4 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
5 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Time Management
6 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
6 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) Power Management
7 3 (15.79%) Statistics
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Security Patching
9 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
9 1 (5.26%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) R
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) MCSA
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCENT
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) MCSE
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) NCDA
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Firmware
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 6 (31.58%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) SunGard
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds