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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 122 126 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.23% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.52% +21.25%
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
2012 1995 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.33% 93.62% 92.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 1785 1340
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Storage Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) EMC
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
3 5 (71.43%) 3PAR
4 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Change Control
6 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) DB2
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) UNIX
7 1 (14.29%) Windows
7 1 (14.29%) AIX
7 1 (14.29%) Solaris
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) NAS
7 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (14.29%) NCDA

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) NCDA
1 1 (14.29%) NCIE
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
3 5 (71.43%) 3PAR
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec
6 1 (14.29%) Brocade