The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 29 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Storage
Rank 245 243 225
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 2 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.041% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.16% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 20
Average salary £30,000 £18,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.16% -56.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £17,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.24% +15.29%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1912 1934 2011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.80% 26.68% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1611 1739
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Enterprise Storage
England

Enterprise Storage
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Storage Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Enterprise Storage
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Enterprise Storage Salary Trend in the North West

Enterprise Storage
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cheshire -7 2 £30,000 -28.57%
Enterprise Storage
England

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Enterprise Storage also 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 that cited Enterprise Storage.

1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (53.33%) MCSE
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) NetApp
5 7 (46.67%) MCP
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) CCNA
5 7 (46.67%) EMC
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (40.00%) LAN
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (33.33%) Firmware
7 5 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 4 (26.67%) IBM
8 4 (26.67%) MCSA
8 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) SLA
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix
8 4 (26.67%) CCNP
8 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (26.67%) UNIX
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) Financial Institution
8 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Enterprise Storage also 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 that cited Enterprise Storage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) NAS
3 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Advertising
2 4 (26.67%) Financial Institution
2 4 (26.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Server Support
3 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Firmware
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
2 4 (26.67%) EMC Centera
2 4 (26.67%) Celerra
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Time Management
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (53.33%) MCSE
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (46.67%) MCP
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (26.67%) MCSA
4 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (26.67%) SNIA Certification
5 3 (20.00%) MCITP
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) BS7799
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) EMC
2 7 (46.67%) NetApp
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
6 1 (6.67%) F5