The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 176 175 191
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 8 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.24% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.25% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 0
Average salary £33,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Storage Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3721 3593 3912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.36% 94.48% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3130 3069 3389
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Storage Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Storage Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Storage Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) SAN
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) HP
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) 3PAR
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 8 (50.00%) UNIX
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) MCSE
6 7 (43.75%) NetApp
6 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) EMC
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
9 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (18.75%) NCDA
9 3 (18.75%) NCIE
9 3 (18.75%) FlexPod
9 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (12.50%) VCAP
10 2 (12.50%) Change Control
10 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 1 (6.25%) IBM
11 1 (6.25%) Citrix

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Storage Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) UNIX
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) MCSE
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (18.75%) NCDA
2 3 (18.75%) NCIE
3 2 (12.50%) VCAP
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) HP
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) 3PAR
5 7 (43.75%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) EMC
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco
8 1 (6.25%) IBM
8 1 (6.25%) Dell
8 1 (6.25%) Citrix