The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Specialist
Rank 821 823 832
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 48 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.030% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.032% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 42
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,600 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £52,000 £79,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Storage Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Storage Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Storage Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Storage Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Storage Specialist Salary Trend in England

Storage Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Storage Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Storage Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
East of England +13 16 £50,000 +5.26%
London +1 12 £50,000 +2.04%
North West -11 10 £50,000 +11.11%
South East -21 9 £50,500 +12.22%
Storage Specialist
UK

Storage Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Storage Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 82 (88.17%) SAN
2 62 (66.67%) EMC
3 58 (62.37%) NetApp
4 57 (61.29%) NAS
5 56 (60.22%) ITIL
6 45 (48.39%) Cisco
7 44 (47.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 44 (47.31%) CLARiiON
7 44 (47.31%) Symmetrix DMX
8 42 (45.16%) Firmware
9 39 (41.94%) EMC Centera
10 38 (40.86%) Replication
11 35 (37.63%) Computer Science
11 35 (37.63%) Asset Management
11 35 (37.63%) Degree
12 31 (33.33%) SLA
13 30 (32.26%) VMware
14 20 (21.51%) Windows
15 18 (19.35%) HP
15 18 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (17.20%) IBM
17 15 (16.13%) Change Control
18 14 (15.05%) Problem Management
19 12 (12.90%) Brocade
19 12 (12.90%) Finance
19 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
19 12 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
20 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
20 11 (11.83%) Service Management
21 10 (10.75%) NetBackup

Storage Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Storage Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 82 (88.17%) SAN
2 57 (61.29%) NAS
3 2 (2.15%) Broadband
3 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.08%) DNS
4 1 (1.08%) LAN
4 1 (1.08%) WAN
4 1 (1.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) Big Data
3 1 (1.08%) DB2
General
1 12 (12.90%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Banking
3 6 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Retail
5 3 (3.23%) Advertising
6 2 (2.15%) Automotive
7 1 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (47.31%) CLARiiON
1 44 (47.31%) Symmetrix DMX
2 42 (45.16%) Firmware
3 39 (41.94%) EMC Centera
4 38 (40.86%) Replication
5 35 (37.63%) Computer Science
6 7 (7.53%) Clustering
7 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (5.38%) Celerra
8 4 (4.30%) Symmetrix
8 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
8 4 (4.30%) Physics
9 1 (1.08%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Windows
2 7 (7.53%) UNIX
3 6 (6.45%) AIX
3 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.38%) Solaris
4 5 (5.38%) Linux
5 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (60.22%) ITIL
2 44 (47.31%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (37.63%) Asset Management
4 15 (16.13%) Change Control
5 14 (15.05%) Problem Management
6 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
7 11 (11.83%) Service Management
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.38%) Operations Management
9 5 (5.38%) Data Protection
9 5 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.30%) Change Management
10 4 (4.30%) Product Management
10 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.23%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.23%) Performance Management
11 3 (3.23%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.45%) Perl
2 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.30%) PowerHouse
3 4 (4.30%) AWK
3 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (37.63%) Degree
2 12 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.30%) VCP5
4 4 (4.30%) MCSE
4 4 (4.30%) HP AIS
4 4 (4.30%) HP ASE
4 4 (4.30%) MCITP
4 4 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) NCDA
5 1 (1.08%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.53%) vSphere
2 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.45%) VMware ESX
3 6 (6.45%) SRDF
4 5 (5.38%) XenApp
4 5 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.30%) XenServer
5 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.15%) NFS
6 2 (2.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.30%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.15%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
4 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.08%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (1.08%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 62 (66.67%) EMC
2 58 (62.37%) NetApp
3 45 (48.39%) Cisco
4 30 (32.26%) VMware
5 18 (19.35%) HP
6 16 (17.20%) IBM
7 12 (12.90%) Brocade
8 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
9 10 (10.75%) 3PAR
10 9 (9.68%) Hitachi
11 6 (6.45%) Dell
11 6 (6.45%) Symantec
12 5 (5.38%) Citrix
13 4 (4.30%) Sun
13 4 (4.30%) StorageTek
13 4 (4.30%) Veritas
13 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.08%) Computacenter
14 1 (1.08%) Blue Coat
14 1 (1.08%) IronPort