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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 799 846 834
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -12
Permanent jobs citing SRDF 71 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.041% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 0.55% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 67 26 17
Average salary £95,000 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +22.58%

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
12966 10855 10668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.15% 10.16% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10814 8977 8924
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 3 March 2015 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 3 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
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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 +45 71 £95,000 +35.71%
London +40 66 £95,000 -
East of England - 4 £60,000 -
Watford - 4 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £60,000 -
Brentford - 2 £48,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 100 (100.00%) EMC
2 98 (98.00%) SAN
3 96 (96.00%) NetApp
3 96 (96.00%) Cisco
4 94 (94.00%) NFS
4 94 (94.00%) NAS
4 94 (94.00%) Fibre Channel
5 90 (90.00%) Linux
6 89 (89.00%) Oracle
7 88 (88.00%) Windows
8 87 (87.00%) LAN
8 87 (87.00%) WAN
8 87 (87.00%) FCoE
9 85 (85.00%) Multicast
10 84 (84.00%) Performance Tuning
10 84 (84.00%) Intel
10 84 (84.00%) Solaris
10 84 (84.00%) Benchmarking
11 73 (73.00%) SQL
11 73 (73.00%) SQL Server
12 58 (58.00%) IBM
13 50 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 50 (50.00%) HTTP
13 50 (50.00%) Apache
13 50 (50.00%) Tomcat
13 50 (50.00%) IIS
13 50 (50.00%) Middleware
13 50 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (50.00%) WebSphere
13 50 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 50 (50.00%) IIS
1 50 (50.00%) Apache
1 50 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 50 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 50 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 50 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 38 (38.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (98.00%) SAN
2 94 (94.00%) NAS
2 94 (94.00%) Fibre Channel
3 87 (87.00%) FCoE
3 87 (87.00%) LAN
3 87 (87.00%) WAN
4 85 (85.00%) Multicast
5 50 (50.00%) HTTP
6 18 (18.00%) iSCSI
7 6 (6.00%) VLAN
8 2 (2.00%) Internet
9 1 (1.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (73.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (38.00%) Hadoop
2 38 (38.00%) HBase
3 31 (31.00%) DB2
4 12 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.00%) Big Data
6 3 (3.00%) OLTP
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (3.00%) OLAP
General
1 47 (47.00%) Finance
2 36 (36.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 93 (93.00%) Architect
2 83 (83.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 32 (32.00%) Lead Architect
4 30 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
5 29 (29.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 25 (25.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.00%) Storage Architect
8 5 (5.00%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.00%) Storage Engineer
11 2 (2.00%) Linux Engineer
12 1 (1.00%) Storage Consultant
12 1 (1.00%) Storage Administrator
12 1 (1.00%) Consultant
12 1 (1.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (50.00%) Middleware
2 38 (38.00%) HTML
2 38 (38.00%) XML
2 38 (38.00%) XSLT
2 38 (38.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.00%) Mainframe
2 13 (13.00%) Replication
3 2 (2.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 90 (90.00%) Linux
2 88 (88.00%) Windows
3 84 (84.00%) Solaris
4 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.00%) HPUX
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.00%) SUSE
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (84.00%) Benchmarking
1 84 (84.00%) Performance Tuning
2 50 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.00%) Risk Management
4 11 (11.00%) Migration
4 11 (11.00%) Data Protection
5 9 (9.00%) Data Migration
6 8 (8.00%) Performance Testing
6 8 (8.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.00%) Data Virtualisation
8 2 (2.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.00%) Password Management
9 1 (1.00%) Security Management
9 1 (1.00%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (1.00%) Kernel Tuning
9 1 (1.00%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (73.00%) SQL
2 38 (38.00%) Java
2 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.00%) Perl
3 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) IBM Certification
2 2 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 94 (94.00%) NFS
2 41 (41.00%) Oracle RAC
3 28 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 16 (16.00%) Xen
5 16 (16.00%) KVM
6 11 (11.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (3.00%) Firmware
8 2 (2.00%) vSphere
8 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) EMC
2 96 (96.00%) Cisco
2 96 (96.00%) NetApp
3 89 (89.00%) Oracle
4 84 (84.00%) Intel
5 58 (58.00%) IBM
6 38 (38.00%) Sybase
6 38 (38.00%) TIBCO
6 38 (38.00%) DataSynapse
6 38 (38.00%) 29West
7 31 (31.00%) VMware
8 11 (11.00%) Brocade
9 10 (10.00%) HP
10 9 (9.00%) Hitachi
11 8 (8.00%) Fujitsu
12 4 (4.00%) SAP
13 2 (2.00%) Cognizant
13 2 (2.00%) Dell
13 2 (2.00%) Symantec
13 2 (2.00%) Open Text