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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Specialist
Rank 797 819 801
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 66 38 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.039% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.041% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 60 34 38
Average salary £44,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -7.50%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +21 28 £57,500 +15.00% 1
East of England - 17 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 14 £42,500 -
South East -14 3 £65,000 +40.54%
West Midlands -22 3 £37,500 -14.77%
North West -10 1 £32,000 -1.53%
Storage Specialist
UK

Storage Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 90 (76.27%) HP
2 84 (71.19%) SAN
3 74 (62.71%) Brocade
4 66 (55.93%) 3PAR
5 63 (53.39%) Fibre Channel
6 58 (49.15%) Capacity Planning
7 53 (44.92%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (44.07%) CommVault
9 51 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (43.22%) CMDB
10 44 (37.29%) EMC
11 33 (27.97%) NetApp
12 32 (27.12%) Finance
13 29 (24.58%) Windows
14 26 (22.03%) VMware
15 24 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (19.49%) IBM
17 20 (16.95%) Cisco
18 19 (16.10%) SLA
19 16 (13.56%) Linux
19 16 (13.56%) Symantec
20 14 (11.86%) Data Protection
20 14 (11.86%) Replication
20 14 (11.86%) Project Management
20 14 (11.86%) ITIL
21 13 (11.02%) Benchmarking
21 13 (11.02%) Middleware
21 13 (11.02%) Financial Institution
21 13 (11.02%) Data Management
21 13 (11.02%) Veeam

Storage Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) MS Office
1 6 (5.08%) MS Excel
1 6 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (71.19%) SAN
2 63 (53.39%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (5.93%) NAS
4 3 (2.54%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.54%) LAN
5 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.85%) DNS
6 1 (0.85%) FCoE
6 1 (0.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.08%) MS Access
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
General
1 32 (27.12%) Finance
2 13 (11.02%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.02%) Middleware
2 6 (5.08%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 53 (44.92%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (43.22%) CMDB
3 14 (11.86%) Replication
4 6 (5.08%) iSeries
4 6 (5.08%) AS400
5 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.39%) CLARiiON
7 3 (2.54%) EMC Centera
7 3 (2.54%) Symmetrix DMX
8 2 (1.69%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.58%) Windows
2 16 (13.56%) Linux
3 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (9.32%) UNIX
5 7 (5.93%) Solaris
5 7 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.08%) AIX
7 5 (4.24%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.15%) Capacity Planning
2 51 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.86%) ITIL
3 14 (11.86%) Project Management
3 14 (11.86%) Data Protection
4 13 (11.02%) Benchmarking
4 13 (11.02%) Data Management
5 10 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.93%) Operations Management
7 6 (5.08%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.24%) Migration
8 5 (4.24%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.24%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.69%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.69%) Business Transformation
9 2 (1.69%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.69%) Change Control
10 1 (0.85%) Capacity Management
10 1 (0.85%) Investment Management
10 1 (0.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.63%) SQL
2 3 (2.54%) C
2 3 (2.54%) Perl
3 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.85%) VB
4 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (5.08%) VCP4
2 4 (3.39%) Degree
3 3 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.54%) HP MASE
4 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.10%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.47%) VMware ESX
3 7 (5.93%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.93%) vCloud
4 6 (5.08%) vSphere
5 4 (3.39%) Firmware
5 4 (3.39%) XenApp
5 4 (3.39%) NFS
6 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.85%) Xen
7 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Tivoli
1 6 (5.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (4.24%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.54%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.69%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 90 (76.27%) HP
2 74 (62.71%) Brocade
3 66 (55.93%) 3PAR
4 52 (44.07%) CommVault
5 44 (37.29%) EMC
6 33 (27.97%) NetApp
7 26 (22.03%) VMware
8 23 (19.49%) IBM
9 20 (16.95%) Cisco
10 16 (13.56%) Symantec
11 13 (11.02%) Veeam
12 10 (8.47%) Microsoft
12 10 (8.47%) Citrix
13 9 (7.63%) Hitachi
14 7 (5.93%) Oracle
15 6 (5.08%) BMC
15 6 (5.08%) Red Hat
16 1 (0.85%) Fujitsu
16 1 (0.85%) Dell
16 1 (0.85%) Sun