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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank 850 837 836
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing SRDF 43 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.040% 0.034%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 20
Average salary £95,000 £62,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £62,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +17.92%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12133 10766 11175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.53% 9.90% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10079 9181 9601
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 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 22 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
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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 -30 40 £95,000 +49.01% 1
London -10 33 £95,000 +15.15% 1
East of England -8 7 £50,500 -
Hertfordshire -12 6 £52,750 -
Watford - 3 £55,000 -
City of London -9 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £50,500 -
Dunstable - 1 £50,500 -

SRDF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 100 (98.04%) EMC
2 97 (95.10%) SAN
3 82 (80.39%) Windows
4 65 (63.73%) Linux
5 62 (60.78%) NetApp
6 56 (54.90%) NAS
7 54 (52.94%) Cisco
8 50 (49.02%) Oracle
9 49 (48.04%) NFS
10 48 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
11 47 (46.08%) SQL
12 46 (45.10%) Solaris
12 46 (45.10%) FCoE
13 45 (44.12%) Fibre Channel
14 42 (41.18%) Multicast
14 42 (41.18%) LAN
14 42 (41.18%) WAN
14 42 (41.18%) SQL Server
14 42 (41.18%) Benchmarking
14 42 (41.18%) Intel
15 40 (39.22%) VMware
16 35 (34.31%) Replication
17 32 (31.37%) NetBackup
17 32 (31.37%) Microsoft
18 30 (29.41%) Symmetrix
19 28 (27.45%) Banking
19 28 (27.45%) Symantec
20 23 (22.55%) UNIX
21 22 (21.57%) IBM
22 20 (19.61%) HP

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 14 (13.73%) WebSphere
1 14 (13.73%) Oracle Coherence
1 14 (13.73%) Apache
1 14 (13.73%) Tomcat
1 14 (13.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 14 (13.73%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (13.73%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (95.10%) SAN
2 56 (54.90%) NAS
3 46 (45.10%) FCoE
4 45 (44.12%) Fibre Channel
5 42 (41.18%) Multicast
5 42 (41.18%) LAN
5 42 (41.18%) WAN
6 14 (13.73%) HTTP
7 2 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.73%) Hadoop
2 14 (13.73%) HBase
3 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.92%) Big Data
3 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.98%) DB2
General
1 28 (27.45%) Banking
2 12 (11.76%) Finance
3 4 (3.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (55.88%) Architect
2 42 (41.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 16 (15.69%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (15.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 16 (15.69%) Analyst
3 16 (15.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 15 (14.71%) Storage Architect
4 15 (14.71%) Data Centre Architect
4 15 (14.71%) Data Architect
5 14 (13.73%) Lead Architect
5 14 (13.73%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.82%) Storage Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Storage Analyst
8 7 (6.86%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.90%) Senior Storage Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Storage Specialist
10 4 (3.92%) DBA
10 4 (3.92%) Administrator
10 4 (3.92%) Storage Administrator
10 4 (3.92%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.69%) Middleware
2 15 (14.71%) Flash
3 14 (13.73%) XML
3 14 (13.73%) XSLT
3 14 (13.73%) HTML
3 14 (13.73%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 35 (34.31%) Replication
2 30 (29.41%) Symmetrix
3 17 (16.67%) CLARiiON
4 13 (12.75%) Symmetrix DMX
5 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (10.78%) Celerra
7 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.92%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 82 (80.39%) Windows
2 65 (63.73%) Linux
3 46 (45.10%) Solaris
4 23 (22.55%) UNIX
5 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (7.84%) AIX
8 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (41.18%) Benchmarking
3 19 (18.63%) Migration
4 15 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (8.82%) Data Protection
6 8 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.86%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.86%) Business Continuity
7 7 (6.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.92%) Performance Testing
10 4 (3.92%) Data Migration
10 4 (3.92%) Capacity Management
11 2 (1.96%) Service Management
11 2 (1.96%) Change Management
11 2 (1.96%) Project Management
11 2 (1.96%) ITIL
11 2 (1.96%) Programme Management
11 2 (1.96%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.08%) SQL
2 17 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 14 (13.73%) Java
4 13 (12.75%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.84%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.92%) Perl
6 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.92%) PowerHouse
6 4 (3.92%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (3.92%) NCDA
1 4 (3.92%) NCIE
2 3 (2.94%) IBM Certification
2 3 (2.94%) OCP
3 2 (1.96%) EMC Certification
3 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (48.04%) NFS
2 20 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (12.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 9 (8.82%) Hyper-V
5 9 (8.82%) vSphere
6 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.92%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (3.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.96%) vCloud
8 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (31.37%) NetBackup
2 17 (16.67%) SCCM
3 4 (3.92%) Legato
3 4 (3.92%) Data Guard
3 4 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 100 (98.04%) EMC
2 62 (60.78%) NetApp
3 54 (52.94%) Cisco
4 50 (49.02%) Oracle
5 42 (41.18%) Intel
6 40 (39.22%) VMware
7 32 (31.37%) Microsoft
8 28 (27.45%) Symantec
9 22 (21.57%) IBM
10 20 (19.61%) HP
11 15 (14.71%) Brocade
12 14 (13.73%) DataSynapse
12 14 (13.73%) Sybase
12 14 (13.73%) TIBCO
12 14 (13.73%) 29West
13 5 (4.90%) Hitachi
13 5 (4.90%) Unisys
14 4 (3.92%) Sun
14 4 (3.92%) SAP
14 4 (3.92%) StorageTek