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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Specialist
Rank 819 846 832
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 52 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.040% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.043% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 19
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £43,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
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
96625 103520 96055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.49% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80799 85380 80363
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
London +36 20 £60,000 +14.28%
Yorkshire +11 10 £35,000 -6.66%
East of England -5 9 £60,000 +20.00%
South West - 6 £70,000 -
South East +15 4 £45,000 -17.43%
Midlands - 2 - -
North West +1 1 £65,000 +30.00% 1
West Midlands -13 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Storage Specialist
UK

Storage Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 76 (64.96%) SAN
2 58 (49.57%) Capacity Planning
3 55 (47.01%) HP
4 50 (42.74%) 3PAR
5 48 (41.03%) Brocade
5 48 (41.03%) EMC
6 47 (40.17%) Fibre Channel
7 45 (38.46%) Windows
8 41 (35.04%) CommVault
9 40 (34.19%) Analytical Skills
10 38 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (32.48%) CMDB
11 36 (30.77%) Linux
12 35 (29.91%) NetApp
13 31 (26.50%) VMware
13 31 (26.50%) IBM
14 27 (23.08%) Cisco
15 26 (22.22%) UNIX
16 23 (19.66%) Finance
17 22 (18.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 22 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (17.09%) ITIL
19 19 (16.24%) Tivoli
20 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
20 18 (15.38%) EMC VNX
21 17 (14.53%) C
21 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
22 16 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
23 13 (11.11%) EMC VPLEX
23 13 (11.11%) Data ONTAP

Storage Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 9 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.71%) Lync
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.27%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.71%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (64.96%) SAN
2 47 (40.17%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (4.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (4.27%) NAS
4 2 (1.71%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.85%) LDAP
5 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.85%) Riak
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) Informix
General
1 23 (19.66%) Finance
2 10 (8.55%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.84%) Flash
2 2 (1.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (34.19%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (32.48%) CMDB
3 18 (15.38%) EMC VNX
4 9 (7.69%) iSeries
4 9 (7.69%) AS400
4 9 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.13%) Private Cloud
5 6 (5.13%) FlexPod
6 4 (3.42%) IBM XIV
6 4 (3.42%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.42%) Replication
6 4 (3.42%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (2.56%) CLARiiON
7 3 (2.56%) EMC Centera
7 3 (2.56%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (2.56%) Celerra
7 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 45 (38.46%) Windows
2 36 (30.77%) Linux
3 26 (22.22%) UNIX
4 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
7 11 (9.40%) Solaris
8 9 (7.69%) AIX
9 4 (3.42%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) Capacity Planning
2 38 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.09%) ITIL
4 10 (8.55%) Service Delivery
4 10 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (5.13%) Business Continuity
6 5 (4.27%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.42%) Operations Management
7 4 (3.42%) Asset Management
7 4 (3.42%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.42%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.56%) Change Control
9 2 (1.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.71%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.71%) Time Management
10 1 (0.85%) Data Protection
10 1 (0.85%) Problem Management
10 1 (0.85%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (0.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.53%) C
2 12 (10.26%) SQL
3 5 (4.27%) Perl
4 1 (0.85%) Python
4 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.13%) Degree
3 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 8 (6.84%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.84%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 6 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.27%) NFS
6 4 (3.42%) vCloud
7 3 (2.56%) XenApp
8 2 (1.71%) Xen
8 2 (1.71%) GPFS
9 1 (0.85%) Firmware
9 1 (0.85%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 22 (18.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 19 (16.24%) Tivoli
3 13 (11.11%) EMC VPLEX
4 5 (4.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (4.27%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.42%) SCCM
5 4 (3.42%) SCOM
5 4 (3.42%) SnapMirror
5 4 (3.42%) SnapVault
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 55 (47.01%) HP
2 50 (42.74%) 3PAR
3 48 (41.03%) Brocade
3 48 (41.03%) EMC
4 41 (35.04%) CommVault
5 35 (29.91%) NetApp
6 31 (26.50%) VMware
6 31 (26.50%) IBM
7 27 (23.08%) Cisco
8 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
9 13 (11.11%) Hitachi
10 12 (10.26%) Citrix
11 11 (9.40%) Oracle
12 9 (7.69%) BMC
13 6 (5.13%) Veeam
14 5 (4.27%) IronPort
14 5 (4.27%) Blue Coat
14 5 (4.27%) Symantec
14 5 (4.27%) Websense
15 3 (2.56%) Dell