The table below looks at the statistics for PureDisk skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PureDisk over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec NetBackup PureDisk
Rank 890 872 882
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing PureDisk 9 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.001% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.12% 0.015% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Average salary £60,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7454 6575 6383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.40% 6.18% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5929 5331 5185
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

PureDisk
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PureDisk within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

PureDisk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PureDisk
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PureDisk within the UK.

PureDisk Salary Trend in the UK

PureDisk
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PureDisk over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

PureDisk Salary Histogram in the UK

PureDisk
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PureDisk within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England -27 9 £60,000 +46.34%
Berkshire -2 4 £60,000 +46.34%
South East -17 4 £60,000 +46.34%
Reading - 4 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £25,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £25,000 -
Leeds - 3 £25,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £53,250 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £53,250 -
East Midlands - 2 £53,250 -

PureDisk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PureDisk 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 PureDisk.

1 13 (81.25%) SAN
1 13 (81.25%) NetBackup
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) IIS
3 9 (56.25%) SMTP
3 9 (56.25%) NAS
4 7 (43.75%) EMC
4 7 (43.75%) Brocade
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) IMAP
5 6 (37.50%) QA
5 6 (37.50%) WebLOAD
5 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) Backup Exec
5 6 (37.50%) SNMP
5 6 (37.50%) MAPI
5 6 (37.50%) NetApp
5 6 (37.50%) Benchmarking
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) C++
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) AQtime
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
7 4 (25.00%) EMC Navisphere
7 4 (25.00%) Replication

PureDisk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PureDisk 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 PureDisk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SAN
2 9 (56.25%) NAS
2 9 (56.25%) SMTP
3 6 (37.50%) SNMP
3 6 (37.50%) IMAP
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) SSH
4 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) FTP
4 3 (18.75%) HTTP
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) WebLOAD
1 6 (37.50%) AQtime
2 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Tester
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SAN Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) SAN Storage Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Backup Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Backup Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Backup Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) SUSE
2 3 (18.75%) Debian
2 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) CentOS
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Benchmarking
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) C++
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware ESX
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) XenServer
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) NetBackup
2 6 (37.50%) Backup Exec
3 4 (25.00%) EMC Navisphere
4 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Brocade
2 7 (43.75%) EMC
3 6 (37.50%) NetApp
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 3 (18.75%) Syncsort
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) Veritas