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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Administrator
Rank 900 917 834
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -83
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 15 15 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.013% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.014% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 26
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £34,360
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,250 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Storage Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Administrator
Top 8 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 30 July 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 +35 15 £60,000 +26.31%
London +41 13 £60,000 +26.31%
City of London +41 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Yorkshire +3 1 - -
North West -2 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Leeds - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Storage Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 30 (83.33%) SAN
2 20 (55.56%) VMware
3 15 (41.67%) Brocade
4 14 (38.89%) HP
5 13 (36.11%) Linux
6 12 (33.33%) 3PAR
7 11 (30.56%) Hedge funds
7 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (30.56%) Windows
8 10 (27.78%) IBM
8 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
8 10 (27.78%) EMC VNX
9 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (19.44%) Finance
11 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
11 7 (19.44%) ITIL
12 6 (16.67%) EMC
12 6 (16.67%) Change Management
12 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (16.67%) NAS
12 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
13 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (13.89%) NetApp
13 5 (13.89%) UNIX
13 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
14 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 4 (11.11%) VPN

Storage Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (83.33%) SAN
2 8 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (16.67%) NAS
4 4 (11.11%) VPN
5 3 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) DNS
6 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Hedge funds
2 10 (27.78%) EMC VNX
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) Replication
6 1 (2.78%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.78%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.78%) EMC Centera
6 1 (2.78%) Spread Betting
6 1 (2.78%) Celerra
6 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.78%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (13.89%) UNIX
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) Solaris
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
3 6 (16.67%) Change Management
3 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.56%) ITSM
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Perl
1 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (8.33%) JNCIA
3 3 (8.33%) MCITP
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCSA
4 2 (5.56%) NCDA
4 2 (5.56%) NCIE
4 2 (5.56%) RHCE
5 1 (2.78%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.11%) vCloud
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Server
4 3 (8.33%) Firmware
4 3 (8.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.78%) NFS
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.33%) Nagios
2 3 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.78%) Ansible
4 1 (2.78%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) Brocade
3 14 (38.89%) HP
4 12 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
5 10 (27.78%) IBM
6 6 (16.67%) EMC
7 5 (13.89%) NetApp
8 4 (11.11%) CommVault
8 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.33%) Oracle
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco
9 3 (8.33%) Hitachi
9 3 (8.33%) Symantec
9 3 (8.33%) PlateSpin
9 3 (8.33%) Zerto
10 2 (5.56%) F5
11 1 (2.78%) Veeam
11 1 (2.78%) Dell
11 1 (2.78%) Dell Compellent