The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Architect
Rank 879 913 867
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Architect 18 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.016% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.017% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 11
Average salary £90,000 £53,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary - £56,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
- -22.75%

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
102195 114720 103098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83974 94226 85780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,954 £27,186 £27,000
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 Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Storage Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Architect
Salary Trend

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

Storage Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Storage Architect
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 +42 18 £90,000 +69.81% 2
South East +22 12 - - 2
Berkshire +17 12 - - 1
London +41 6 £90,000 +80.00%
City of London - 1 - -

Storage Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 28 (93.33%) NetApp
2 25 (83.33%) Cisco
3 24 (80.00%) Windows
4 21 (70.00%) CommVault
5 20 (66.67%) EMC
6 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
7 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (53.33%) Legato
8 16 (53.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (53.33%) C
8 16 (53.33%) MCSE
8 16 (53.33%) Automotive
8 16 (53.33%) Problem Management
8 16 (53.33%) Windows 7
8 16 (53.33%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (30.00%) VMware
10 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
11 7 (23.33%) Linux
12 6 (20.00%) SAN
12 6 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (16.67%) Public Cloud
13 5 (16.67%) IaaS
13 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
13 5 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker

Storage Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) VLAN
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (53.33%) Automotive
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Problem Management
1 16 (53.33%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
3 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (53.33%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) IBM Certification
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) NCDA
4 1 (3.33%) NCIE
4 1 (3.33%) VCP5
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) HP AIS
4 1 (3.33%) HP ASE
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (53.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) NFS
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
3 2 (6.67%) SRDF
3 2 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) IAG
Systems Management
1 16 (53.33%) Legato
2 6 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) NetApp
2 25 (83.33%) Cisco
3 21 (70.00%) CommVault
4 20 (66.67%) EMC
5 9 (30.00%) VMware
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) IBM
7 4 (13.33%) HP
8 3 (10.00%) Brocade
9 2 (6.67%) Dell
9 2 (6.67%) Hitachi
9 2 (6.67%) Fujitsu
10 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
10 1 (3.33%) F5
10 1 (3.33%) Citrix
10 1 (3.33%) Symantec
10 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint