The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Specialist
Rank 632 599 592
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 9 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.011% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.012% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 16
Average salary £55,000 £47,000 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -13.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,300 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,700 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45106 41360 48787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.63% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37956 34763 42530
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Storage Specialist
England

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
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 11 July 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 -4 1 £50,000 +12.35%
Storage Specialist
England

Storage Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 30 (88.24%) SAN
2 29 (85.29%) EMC
3 25 (73.53%) VMware
4 23 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (58.82%) Cisco
5 20 (58.82%) Windows
5 20 (58.82%) HP
6 19 (55.88%) 3PAR
7 18 (52.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (47.06%) vSphere
8 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (47.06%) XenApp
8 16 (47.06%) XenServer
8 16 (47.06%) XenDesktop
8 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (47.06%) MCSE
8 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
8 16 (47.06%) Citrix
9 14 (41.18%) Dell
10 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
10 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
10 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
10 13 (38.24%) PRINCE2
10 13 (38.24%) HP AIS
10 13 (38.24%) HP ASE
10 13 (38.24%) MCITP
10 13 (38.24%) NAS
10 13 (38.24%) VCP5
11 9 (26.47%) Degree

Storage Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
1 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
1 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (88.24%) SAN
2 13 (38.24%) NAS
General
1 7 (20.59%) Banking
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 5 (14.71%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Firmware
3 5 (14.71%) Replication
3 5 (14.71%) CLARiiON
3 5 (14.71%) EMC Centera
3 5 (14.71%) Symmetrix DMX
4 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (11.76%) Clustering
4 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 4 (11.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) PRINCE2
2 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) Change Control
5 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) PowerHouse
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (47.06%) MCSE
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (38.24%) MCITP
3 13 (38.24%) HP AIS
3 13 (38.24%) HP ASE
3 13 (38.24%) VCP5
4 9 (26.47%) Degree
5 3 (8.82%) CCA
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (8.82%) EMC Certification
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (47.06%) XenApp
2 16 (47.06%) XenServer
2 16 (47.06%) XenDesktop
2 16 (47.06%) vSphere
3 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
4 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 4 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.94%) vCloud
5 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.94%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) EMC
2 25 (73.53%) VMware
3 20 (58.82%) Cisco
3 20 (58.82%) HP
4 19 (55.88%) 3PAR
5 16 (47.06%) Citrix
6 14 (41.18%) Dell
7 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
8 8 (23.53%) NetApp
8 8 (23.53%) Brocade
9 4 (11.76%) Hitachi
10 2 (5.88%) IBM
11 1 (2.94%) Veeam