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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Architect
Rank 870 853 851
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Architect 16 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.019% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 19
Average salary £60,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £71,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £80,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Architect over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Storage Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Architect
Top 13 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 23 January 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 +9 16 £60,000 -25.00% 2
South East -28 9 £70,750 -11.56%
East of England - 4 £60,000 -
Brighton - 4 - -
Watford - 4 £60,000 -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 £60,000 -
Hampshire -13 3 - -
London -14 3 £58,750 -21.66% 2
Basingstoke - 3 - -
City of London 0 1 £62,500 -21.87%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
Surrey - 1 £84,000 -

Storage Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 38 (59.38%) SAN
2 34 (53.13%) NetApp
3 30 (46.88%) VMware
4 29 (45.31%) EMC
4 29 (45.31%) Cisco
5 28 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (40.63%) HP
7 23 (35.94%) NAS
8 20 (31.25%) IBM
9 17 (26.56%) Hyper-V
9 17 (26.56%) Fibre Channel
10 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 16 (25.00%) Windows
11 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
11 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
11 13 (20.31%) MCSE
11 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (20.31%) Brocade
12 11 (17.19%) Replication
12 11 (17.19%) Citrix
13 10 (15.63%) vSphere
13 10 (15.63%) iSCSI
13 10 (15.63%) Data Protection
13 10 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (15.63%) Hitachi
13 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
13 10 (15.63%) NFS
13 10 (15.63%) Migration
13 10 (15.63%) CLARiiON
14 9 (14.06%) Linux

Storage Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (59.38%) SAN
2 23 (35.94%) NAS
3 17 (26.56%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (15.63%) iSCSI
4 10 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (12.50%) WAAS
6 6 (9.38%) FCoE
7 4 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 3 (4.69%) Retail
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Replication
2 10 (15.63%) CLARiiON
3 8 (12.50%) Celerra
3 8 (12.50%) Clustering
4 4 (6.25%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.56%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) Data Protection
1 10 (15.63%) Migration
2 8 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 7 (10.94%) Data Migration
4 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (7.81%) Performance Testing
5 4 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (6.25%) Network Design
5 4 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.56%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.56%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.56%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.56%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.56%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.56%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) MCSE
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.06%) NCDA
2 9 (14.06%) NCIE
3 8 (12.50%) VCAP
3 8 (12.50%) VTSP
3 8 (12.50%) CCIA
3 8 (12.50%) CCA
3 8 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (12.50%) CCEA
3 8 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (12.50%) MCTS
3 8 (12.50%) MCITP
4 6 (9.38%) IBM Certification
5 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (26.56%) Hyper-V
3 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
4 10 (15.63%) vSphere
4 10 (15.63%) NFS
5 8 (12.50%) vCloud
5 8 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 7 (10.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 6 (9.38%) SRDF
8 5 (7.81%) ISA Server
8 5 (7.81%) UAG
8 5 (7.81%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (3.13%) XenApp
9 2 (3.13%) IAG
10 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (7.81%) SCCM
1 5 (7.81%) SCOM
2 3 (4.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.56%) Legato
Vendors
1 34 (53.13%) NetApp
2 30 (46.88%) VMware
3 29 (45.31%) EMC
3 29 (45.31%) Cisco
4 26 (40.63%) HP
5 20 (31.25%) IBM
6 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (20.31%) Brocade
8 11 (17.19%) Citrix
9 10 (15.63%) Hitachi
10 9 (14.06%) Dell
10 9 (14.06%) 3PAR
11 6 (9.38%) Fujitsu
12 5 (7.81%) Oracle
12 5 (7.81%) Symantec
12 5 (7.81%) F5
13 2 (3.13%) SAP
14 1 (1.56%) Avaya
14 1 (1.56%) CommVault
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