The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 806 860 859
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -1
Permanent jobs citing SRDF 77 47 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.040% 0.026%
As % of the System Software category 0.63% 0.39% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 73 42 14
Average salary £87,500 £52,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12295 12149 10744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.51% 10.35% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10141 10282 9056
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

SRDF Salary Histogram in the UK

SRDF
Top 10 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 22 May 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
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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 +65 77 £87,500 +66.66%
London +78 70 £87,500 -7.89%
East of England +16 5 £60,000 +11.62%
Hertfordshire -1 5 £60,000 +11.62%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £57,500 -
Watford +9 2 £62,500 +16.27%
Croydon - 1 £44,000 -
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £42,500 -

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 143 (99.31%) EMC
2 141 (97.92%) SAN
2 141 (97.92%) Cisco
3 138 (95.83%) NFS
3 138 (95.83%) NetApp
4 136 (94.44%) NAS
4 136 (94.44%) Fibre Channel
5 135 (93.75%) Windows
6 134 (93.06%) Oracle
7 133 (92.36%) Linux
8 131 (90.97%) Performance Tuning
9 130 (90.28%) Solaris
9 130 (90.28%) FCoE
10 129 (89.58%) LAN
10 129 (89.58%) WAN
10 129 (89.58%) Multicast
11 128 (88.89%) Benchmarking
11 128 (88.89%) Intel
12 102 (70.83%) IBM
13 101 (70.14%) Finance
14 96 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
14 96 (66.67%) WebSphere
14 96 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
14 96 (66.67%) HTTP
14 96 (66.67%) Apache
14 96 (66.67%) Tomcat
14 96 (66.67%) IIS
14 96 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 96 (66.67%) Middleware
15 94 (65.28%) SQL

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 96 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 96 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
1 96 (66.67%) Apache
1 96 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 96 (66.67%) IIS
1 96 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 72 (50.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (97.92%) SAN
2 136 (94.44%) NAS
2 136 (94.44%) Fibre Channel
3 130 (90.28%) FCoE
4 129 (89.58%) LAN
4 129 (89.58%) WAN
4 129 (89.58%) Multicast
5 96 (66.67%) HTTP
6 44 (30.56%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.47%) VLAN
8 2 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (65.28%) SQL Server
2 72 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 72 (50.00%) HBase
3 60 (41.67%) DB2
4 24 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
5 8 (5.56%) OLTP
5 8 (5.56%) OLAP
6 4 (2.78%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.69%) DTS
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) ERwin
General
1 101 (70.14%) Finance
2 33 (22.92%) Banking
3 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 132 (91.67%) Architect
2 123 (85.42%) Infrastructure Architect
3 65 (45.14%) Solutions Architect
4 61 (42.36%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 54 (37.50%) Lead Architect
6 47 (32.64%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 17 (11.81%) Technical Architect
8 16 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 16 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.47%) Storage Engineer
10 2 (1.39%) Storage Consultant
10 2 (1.39%) Storage Architect
10 2 (1.39%) Administrator
10 2 (1.39%) Consultant
11 1 (0.69%) DBA
11 1 (0.69%) Operations Engineer
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server DBA
11 1 (0.69%) SQL DBA
11 1 (0.69%) Storage Administrator
11 1 (0.69%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (66.67%) Middleware
2 72 (50.00%) HTML
2 72 (50.00%) XML
2 72 (50.00%) XSLT
2 72 (50.00%) Rendezvous
2 72 (50.00%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 57 (39.58%) Mainframe
2 13 (9.03%) Replication
3 4 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (2.78%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.39%) Symmetrix
4 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.69%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.69%) Celerra
5 1 (0.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 135 (93.75%) Windows
2 133 (92.36%) Linux
3 130 (90.28%) Solaris
4 6 (4.17%) UNIX
5 2 (1.39%) AIX
5 2 (1.39%) HPUX
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (90.97%) Performance Tuning
2 128 (88.89%) Benchmarking
3 96 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 10 (6.94%) Migration
6 9 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 7 (4.86%) Problem Management
7 7 (4.86%) Data Protection
8 5 (3.47%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (3.47%) Performance Testing
8 5 (3.47%) Capacity Management
9 4 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (1.39%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (1.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.39%) Business Continuity
11 2 (1.39%) Performance Management
11 2 (1.39%) Project Management
12 1 (0.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (65.28%) SQL
2 72 (50.00%) Java
2 72 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.08%) C
4 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.69%) VBScript
4 1 (0.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (3.47%) IBM Certification
2 1 (0.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 138 (95.83%) NFS
2 75 (52.08%) Oracle RAC
3 49 (34.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (31.94%) Hyper-V
5 39 (27.08%) Xen
5 39 (27.08%) KVM
6 9 (6.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (3.47%) Firmware
8 2 (1.39%) XenServer
9 1 (0.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.69%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.69%) vSphere
9 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (2.08%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.69%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 143 (99.31%) EMC
2 141 (97.92%) Cisco
3 138 (95.83%) NetApp
4 134 (93.06%) Oracle
5 128 (88.89%) Intel
6 102 (70.83%) IBM
7 72 (50.00%) DataSynapse
7 72 (50.00%) Sybase
7 72 (50.00%) TIBCO
8 52 (36.11%) VMware
9 11 (7.64%) Brocade
10 8 (5.56%) HP
11 6 (4.17%) Hitachi
12 5 (3.47%) Fujitsu
13 4 (2.78%) SAP
14 2 (1.39%) 3PAR
14 2 (1.39%) Dell
15 1 (0.69%) Symantec
15 1 (0.69%) Remedy
15 1 (0.69%) Sun