The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 123 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 3 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% - 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 20
Average salary £40,000 - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.64% +21.25%
Storage Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1818 1500 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.85% 94.46% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1221 1628
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Storage Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Storage Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Storage Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 £40,000 -
Warrington - 1 £52,500 -
Storage Engineer
North West

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (55.56%) Replication
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) AIX
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) MCP
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
4 3 (33.33%) MCSE
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Windows NT
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) zOS
4 3 (33.33%) MVS
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) EMC

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) AIX
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 3 (33.33%) Windows NT
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (33.33%) zOS
2 3 (33.33%) MVS
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
2 3 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
3 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Brocade