The first table below looks at the demand for SRDF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SRDF 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 of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 851 825 844
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Permanent jobs citing SRDF 45 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.040% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category 0.37% 0.41% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 17
Average salary £95,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £48,700
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £62,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +16.82%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12161 10803 11015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 9.90% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10135 9211 9482
Average salary £40,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SRDF within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SRDF
Salary Trend

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

SRDF Salary Trend in the UK

SRDF
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SRDF over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 within the UK.

SRDF Salary Histogram in the UK

SRDF
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SRDF within the UK 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
England -16 42 £95,000 +52.00%
London -16 35 £95,000 +22.58%
East of England +2 7 £50,500 -
Hertfordshire -12 6 £52,750 -
Watford - 3 £55,000 -
City of London -3 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £50,500 -
Dunstable - 1 £50,500 -

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SRDF 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 SRDF.

1 103 (98.10%) EMC
2 100 (95.24%) SAN
3 83 (79.05%) Windows
4 65 (61.90%) Linux
5 61 (58.10%) NetApp
6 56 (53.33%) NAS
7 54 (51.43%) Cisco
8 49 (46.67%) Oracle
9 48 (45.71%) NFS
10 47 (44.76%) Performance Tuning
11 46 (43.81%) SQL
12 45 (42.86%) Solaris
12 45 (42.86%) FCoE
13 44 (41.90%) Fibre Channel
14 42 (40.00%) VMware
15 41 (39.05%) LAN
15 41 (39.05%) WAN
15 41 (39.05%) SQL Server
15 41 (39.05%) Benchmarking
15 41 (39.05%) Intel
15 41 (39.05%) Multicast
16 36 (34.29%) Replication
17 34 (32.38%) NetBackup
17 34 (32.38%) Microsoft
18 32 (30.48%) Symmetrix
19 29 (27.62%) Banking
19 29 (27.62%) Symantec
20 26 (24.76%) UNIX
21 21 (20.00%) IBM
21 21 (20.00%) HP

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SRDF 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 SRDF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.43%) IIS
1 12 (11.43%) Apache
1 12 (11.43%) Tomcat
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 12 (11.43%) WebSphere
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (11.43%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (95.24%) SAN
2 56 (53.33%) NAS
3 45 (42.86%) FCoE
4 44 (41.90%) Fibre Channel
5 41 (39.05%) Multicast
5 41 (39.05%) LAN
5 41 (39.05%) WAN
6 12 (11.43%) HTTP
7 2 (1.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) Hadoop
2 12 (11.43%) HBase
3 4 (3.81%) Big Data
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.81%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.95%) DB2
General
1 29 (27.62%) Banking
2 13 (12.38%) Finance
3 4 (3.81%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Law
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (54.29%) Architect
2 41 (39.05%) Infrastructure Architect
3 17 (16.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 17 (16.19%) Analyst
4 16 (15.24%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (15.24%) Storage Architect
4 16 (15.24%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 15 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
5 15 (14.29%) Data Architect
6 12 (11.43%) Lead Architect
6 12 (11.43%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 10 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
8 9 (8.57%) Storage Analyst
9 7 (6.67%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.71%) Storage Specialist
10 6 (5.71%) IT Architect
11 5 (4.76%) Senior Storage Engineer
12 4 (3.81%) EMC Storage Administrator
12 4 (3.81%) EMC Storage Engineer
12 4 (3.81%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.24%) Flash
2 14 (13.33%) Middleware
3 12 (11.43%) Rendezvous
3 12 (11.43%) HTML
3 12 (11.43%) XML
3 12 (11.43%) XSLT
4 1 (0.95%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (34.29%) Replication
2 32 (30.48%) Symmetrix
3 19 (18.10%) CLARiiON
4 15 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
5 13 (12.38%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (10.48%) Celerra
7 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.81%) HACMP
9 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 83 (79.05%) Windows
2 65 (61.90%) Linux
3 45 (42.86%) Solaris
4 26 (24.76%) UNIX
5 21 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (16.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (7.62%) AIX
8 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.76%) Performance Tuning
2 41 (39.05%) Benchmarking
3 20 (19.05%) Migration
4 16 (15.24%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (8.57%) Data Protection
6 8 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 7 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.81%) Performance Testing
9 4 (3.81%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.81%) Capacity Management
10 2 (1.90%) Product Management
10 2 (1.90%) Release Management
10 2 (1.90%) ITIL
10 2 (1.90%) Project Management
10 2 (1.90%) Service Management
10 2 (1.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (43.81%) SQL
2 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
3 12 (11.43%) Java
4 11 (10.48%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.62%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.81%) PowerHouse
6 4 (3.81%) AWK
6 4 (3.81%) Perl
6 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.81%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (3.81%) NCDA
1 4 (3.81%) NCIE
2 3 (2.86%) OCP
2 3 (2.86%) IBM Certification
2 3 (2.86%) EMC Certification
3 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (45.71%) NFS
2 21 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (15.24%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (13.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 10 (9.52%) vSphere
6 9 (8.57%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
7 4 (3.81%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.81%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (2.86%) vCloud
9 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 34 (32.38%) NetBackup
2 18 (17.14%) SCCM
3 5 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (3.81%) Data Guard
4 4 (3.81%) Legato
Vendors
1 103 (98.10%) EMC
2 61 (58.10%) NetApp
3 54 (51.43%) Cisco
4 49 (46.67%) Oracle
5 42 (40.00%) VMware
6 41 (39.05%) Intel
7 34 (32.38%) Microsoft
8 29 (27.62%) Symantec
9 21 (20.00%) HP
9 21 (20.00%) IBM
10 17 (16.19%) Brocade
11 12 (11.43%) DataSynapse
11 12 (11.43%) 29West
11 12 (11.43%) Sybase
11 12 (11.43%) TIBCO
12 6 (5.71%) Unisys
13 5 (4.76%) Hitachi
14 4 (3.81%) StorageTek
14 4 (3.81%) Veritas
14 4 (3.81%) Red Hat