The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 118 127 133
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% -7.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.52%
Storage Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1868 2069 2021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.15% 94.35% 93.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1754 1808
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Storage Engineer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Storage Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Storage Engineer across the Birmingham region.

Storage Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Storage Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Storage Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Storage Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Storage Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) NetApp
2 10 (66.67%) EMC
3 6 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (40.00%) Symantec
3 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
5 4 (26.67%) VMS
5 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (13.33%) SLA
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) MCSE
6 2 (13.33%) MCSA
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (6.67%) SCCM
7 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
7 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Storage Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Storage Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) VMS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) EMC
2 10 (66.67%) NetApp
3 6 (40.00%) Symantec
3 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy