The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Administrator
Rank 858 837 790
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 33 52 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.048% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.051% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 91
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Storage Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Storage Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Storage Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Storage Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Storage Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Administrator over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Storage Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Administrator
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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 -42 33 £48,750 -2.50% 2
London +5 21 £47,500 -20.83% 1
City of London +19 14 £47,500 -
South East -1 5 £60,000 +9.09%
East of England -24 5 £52,500 +10.52%
Hampshire -3 3 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Bedford - 3 £55,000 -
Exeter - 2 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
Devon - 2 £47,500 -
South West - 2 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire -21 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Cambridge -23 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Basildon - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £32,500 -
Essex - 1 - -

Storage Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Administrator in their job title 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 with Storage Administrator in their job title.

1 40 (71.43%) SAN
2 32 (57.14%) Linux
3 28 (50.00%) NetApp
4 25 (44.64%) Windows
5 20 (35.71%) UNIX
5 20 (35.71%) Brocade
6 19 (33.93%) EMC
7 18 (32.14%) Finance
8 17 (30.36%) VMware
9 16 (28.57%) HP
9 16 (28.57%) IBM
9 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 16 (28.57%) Solaris
10 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (23.21%) NAS
13 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (21.43%) 3PAR
13 12 (21.43%) AIX
14 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
14 10 (17.86%) Cisco
14 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
14 10 (17.86%) Programme Management
15 8 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
15 8 (14.29%) CLARiiON
15 8 (14.29%) Symmetrix
15 8 (14.29%) Banking
15 8 (14.29%) Project Management
15 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
16 7 (12.50%) Change Management

Storage Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Administrator in their job title 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 with Storage Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (71.43%) SAN
2 13 (23.21%) NAS
3 7 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 7 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (10.71%) FTP
5 5 (8.93%) DNS
6 2 (3.57%) SSH
7 1 (1.79%) SMTP
7 1 (1.79%) DHCP
7 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) DB2
3 1 (1.79%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.79%) Big Data
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 8 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
2 8 (14.29%) CLARiiON
2 8 (14.29%) Symmetrix
3 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (8.93%) Replication
5 2 (3.57%) EMC Centera
6 1 (1.79%) Equities
6 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.79%) Clustering
6 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.79%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 32 (57.14%) Linux
2 25 (44.64%) Windows
3 20 (35.71%) UNIX
4 16 (28.57%) Solaris
5 12 (21.43%) AIX
6 6 (10.71%) HPUX
7 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.57%) CentOS
8 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (17.86%) Programme Management
3 8 (14.29%) Project Management
3 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 7 (12.50%) Change Management
4 7 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (8.93%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.57%) Investment Management
8 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) High Availability
8 2 (3.57%) Workflow
9 1 (1.79%) Migration
9 1 (1.79%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.79%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) Perl
2 3 (5.36%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) SCSE
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.57%) SCSA
4 1 (1.79%) NCDA
4 1 (1.79%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) NFS
3 5 (8.93%) vSphere
3 5 (8.93%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.14%) Firmware
5 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.36%) vCloud
6 2 (3.57%) XenServer
6 2 (3.57%) Veritas File System
6 2 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 6 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (5.36%) EMC Navisphere
3 3 (5.36%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (5.36%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.57%) Nagios
5 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) NetApp
2 20 (35.71%) Brocade
3 19 (33.93%) EMC
4 17 (30.36%) VMware
5 16 (28.57%) HP
5 16 (28.57%) IBM
5 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 12 (21.43%) 3PAR
7 10 (17.86%) Cisco
8 7 (12.50%) Symantec
8 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 6 (10.71%) Hitachi
10 5 (8.93%) Oracle
11 2 (3.57%) Citrix
11 2 (3.57%) Sun
11 2 (3.57%) Veritas
12 1 (1.79%) Isilon
12 1 (1.79%) MobileIron