The median annual salary for a Data Centre Project Manager was £54,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Project Manager - Data Centre
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 856 961
Rank change year-on-year -6 +105  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Project Manager 8 57 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.058% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.060% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 4 33 25
Median salary £54,250 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.53% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -26.66% -8.69%  

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 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Data Centre Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Project Manager in the UK

Data Centre Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Project Manager in the UK

Data Centre Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre Project Manager over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Centre Project Manager in the UK

Data Centre Project Manager
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 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 +3 8 £54,250 -16.53% 3
London -7 4 £70,000 +3.70% 1
South East +52 2 £38,500 -14.44% 2
East of England - 2 £70,000 -
Brighton - 2 £38,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £38,500 -
City of London +18 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Norwich - 1 - -

Data Centre Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Data Centre Project Manager 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (58.82%) Project Management
3 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2
4 7 (41.18%) Migration
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) SAN
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) WAN
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco
8 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (17.65%) Service Management
8 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) Wireless
9 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (11.76%) High Availability
9 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
9 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Network Security
9 2 (11.76%) Replication
9 2 (11.76%) Clustering
9 2 (11.76%) Cadence
9 2 (11.76%) Firewall
9 2 (11.76%) Linux
9 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
9 2 (11.76%) C
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project

Data Centre Project Manager 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Fintech
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Project Management
2 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2
3 7 (41.18%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.76%) High Availability
6 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.76%) People Management
6 2 (11.76%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.88%) High-Frequency Trading
7 1 (5.88%) Quantitative Trading
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Cadence