The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 230 227 253
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 13 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.15% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 1
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +1.06%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
Storage Engineer
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6327 6179 6981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.04% 94.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5198 5106 5863
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Storage Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Storage Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Storage Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Storage Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Storage Engineer
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 Storage Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
(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
Manchester +1 7 £35,750 -24.73%
Cheshire +1 6 £45,000 +30.43%
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (69.57%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) SAN
3 11 (47.83%) EMC
4 10 (43.48%) HP
4 10 (43.48%) Linux
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (34.78%) 3PAR
6 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (34.78%) NetBackup
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (34.78%) UNIX
6 8 (34.78%) ITIL
6 8 (34.78%) MCSE
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco
7 7 (30.43%) NetApp
7 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (21.74%) IBM
10 4 (17.39%) NAS
11 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
11 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
11 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (13.04%) Brocade
11 3 (13.04%) IBM XIV
11 3 (13.04%) FlexPod
11 3 (13.04%) NCDA

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) VLAN
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) FlexPod
2 3 (13.04%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) UNIX
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) MCSE
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) NCDA
2 3 (13.04%) NCIE
3 2 (8.70%) VCAP
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) EMC
3 10 (43.48%) HP
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) 3PAR
6 7 (30.43%) NetApp
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco
7 5 (21.74%) IBM
8 3 (13.04%) Brocade
9 1 (4.35%) Dell
9 1 (4.35%) Citrix