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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 934 872 893
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +21
Permanent jobs citing SRDF 9 62 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.059% 0.038%
As % of the System Software category 0.073% 0.47% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 57 25
Average salary £48,000 £95,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.47% +80.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £75,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +26.31%

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
12254 13087 10875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.03% 12.46% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10403 11058 8978
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 14 February 2016 within the UK.

SRDF Salary Histogram in the UK

SRDF
Top 6 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 14 February 2016. 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 -48 8 £48,000 -49.47% 2
London -43 4 £100,000 +5.26% 1
Manchester - 4 £46,000 -
North West - 4 £46,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 57 (98.28%) EMC
2 56 (96.55%) SAN
3 51 (87.93%) Windows
4 47 (81.03%) Cisco
5 44 (75.86%) NAS
6 40 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (68.97%) VMware
7 38 (65.52%) Finance
8 33 (56.90%) Replication
9 30 (51.72%) EMC VMAX
10 29 (50.00%) EMC VNX
11 28 (48.28%) EMC VPLEX
12 26 (44.83%) Brocade
12 26 (44.83%) Unix
13 25 (43.10%) NetApp
14 24 (41.38%) Linux
15 23 (39.66%) Oracle
15 23 (39.66%) ETL
15 23 (39.66%) Firmware
15 23 (39.66%) Clustering
16 22 (37.93%) Solaris
17 21 (36.21%) LAN
17 21 (36.21%) WAN
17 21 (36.21%) NFS
17 21 (36.21%) Intel
17 21 (36.21%) Benchmarking
17 21 (36.21%) FCoE
17 21 (36.21%) Fibre Channel
17 21 (36.21%) Multicast
17 21 (36.21%) Performance Tuning

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 14 (24.14%) Apache
1 14 (24.14%) IIS
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle Coherence
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 14 (24.14%) Tomcat
1 14 (24.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (22.41%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) IaaS
1 3 (5.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (96.55%) SAN
2 44 (75.86%) NAS
3 21 (36.21%) FCoE
3 21 (36.21%) Fibre Channel
3 21 (36.21%) LAN
3 21 (36.21%) Multicast
3 21 (36.21%) WAN
4 15 (25.86%) iSCSI
5 14 (24.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.14%) Hadoop
2 14 (24.14%) HBase
3 5 (8.62%) DTS
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) ERwin
General
1 38 (65.52%) Finance
2 16 (27.59%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 25 (43.10%) EMC Engineer
2 25 (43.10%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 21 (36.21%) Architect
3 21 (36.21%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (18.97%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 11 (18.97%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 11 (18.97%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (18.97%) Technical Architect
4 11 (18.97%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (18.97%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.62%) DBA
5 5 (8.62%) SQL DBA
6 4 (6.90%) Lead Architect
6 4 (6.90%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) HTML
1 14 (24.14%) XML
1 14 (24.14%) XSLT
2 13 (22.41%) Middleware
2 13 (22.41%) Rendezvous
2 13 (22.41%) Ultra Messaging
3 5 (8.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (56.90%) Replication
2 30 (51.72%) EMC VMAX
3 29 (50.00%) EMC VNX
4 23 (39.66%) Clustering
5 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (12.07%) Symmetrix
7 4 (6.90%) CLARiiON
8 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
8 3 (5.17%) IBM XIV
8 3 (5.17%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 51 (87.93%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Unix
3 24 (41.38%) Linux
4 22 (37.93%) Solaris
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) AIX
7 1 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) ETL
2 21 (36.21%) Benchmarking
2 21 (36.21%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (32.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (29.31%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (24.14%) Line Management
6 5 (8.62%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.62%) Change Control
6 5 (8.62%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.17%) High Availability
7 3 (5.17%) ITIL
8 2 (3.45%) Change Management
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (3.45%) Presales
8 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.45%) Remote Infrastructure Management
8 2 (3.45%) Service Management
9 1 (1.72%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 14 (24.14%) Java
2 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
1 2 (3.45%) EMC Certification
1 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.72%) NCDA
System Software
1 40 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (39.66%) Firmware
3 21 (36.21%) NFS
4 15 (25.86%) Hyper-V
4 15 (25.86%) KVM
4 15 (25.86%) Xen
5 14 (24.14%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 28 (48.28%) EMC VPLEX
2 3 (5.17%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (5.17%) LiteSpeed
3 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.45%) EMC TimeFinder
3 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.72%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 57 (98.28%) EMC
2 47 (81.03%) Cisco
3 40 (68.97%) VMware
4 26 (44.83%) Brocade
5 25 (43.10%) NetApp
6 23 (39.66%) Oracle
7 21 (36.21%) Intel
8 16 (27.59%) IBM
9 14 (24.14%) Sybase
10 13 (22.41%) DataSynapse
10 13 (22.41%) TIBCO
11 5 (8.62%) Remedy
12 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
13 2 (3.45%) arcserve
13 2 (3.45%) CommVault
14 1 (1.72%) Cognizant
14 1 (1.72%) Isilon