Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Centre Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1176 1168 1237
Rank change year-on-year -8 +69 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Project Manager 13 69 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.036% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.038% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 9 49 48
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +21.95% -19.92%
10th Percentile £36,750 £44,500 £40,625
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,250 £75,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £56,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year -31.56% +21.62% -24.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Data Centre Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Data Centre Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Centre Project Manager in the UK

Data Centre Project Manager
Top 5 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 13 £60,000 -4.00% 1
London -18 8 £72,500 +11.54% 1
UK excluding London +14 5 £38,500 -31.56%
South East +24 4 £38,500 -35.83%
East of England - 1 £70,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 13 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
5 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
6 4 (30.77%) People Management
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) Hedge funds
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) Wireless
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
8 2 (15.38%) High-Frequency Trading
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 1 (7.69%) Change Management
9 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
9 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (7.69%) Web Services
9 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
9 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
9 1 (7.69%) BPR

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) Wireless
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) People Management
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) High-Frequency Trading
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Presales
6 1 (7.69%) Proprietary Trading
6 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Trading
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery Management
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.69%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco