The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Specialist
Rank 617 611 614
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 11 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.013% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.014% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 24
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £73,800 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
Storage Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 London

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

Storage Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Storage Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Storage Specialist Salary Trend in London

Storage Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Storage Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Storage Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 20 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
(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
City of London -7 1 £50,000 +13.63%
Storage Specialist
England

Storage Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 23 (92.00%) SAN
2 20 (80.00%) EMC
3 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (48.00%) NAS
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) HP
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco
6 10 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (40.00%) Degree
6 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 9 (36.00%) Replication
7 9 (36.00%) Firmware
8 8 (32.00%) NetApp
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (32.00%) Banking
8 8 (32.00%) vSphere
9 7 (28.00%) Clustering
9 7 (28.00%) ITIL
10 6 (24.00%) Dell
10 6 (24.00%) Hitachi
10 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) CLARiiON
10 6 (24.00%) EMC Centera
10 6 (24.00%) Brocade
10 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
10 6 (24.00%) Symmetrix DMX
10 6 (24.00%) 3PAR
11 5 (20.00%) XenApp

Storage Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) SAN
2 12 (48.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Corporate Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (36.00%) Firmware
2 9 (36.00%) Replication
3 7 (28.00%) Clustering
4 6 (24.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 6 (24.00%) CLARiiON
4 6 (24.00%) EMC Centera
5 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (16.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Operations Management
7 1 (4.00%) Fund Management
7 1 (4.00%) Wealth Management
7 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PowerHouse
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) HP AIS
2 5 (20.00%) HP ASE
2 5 (20.00%) VCP5
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) vSphere
3 5 (20.00%) XenApp
3 5 (20.00%) XenServer
3 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) EMC
2 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) HP
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) NetApp
6 6 (24.00%) 3PAR
6 6 (24.00%) Brocade
6 6 (24.00%) Hitachi
6 6 (24.00%) Dell
7 5 (20.00%) Citrix
8 3 (12.00%) IBM
9 1 (4.00%) Veeam