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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Architect
Rank 847 862 862
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Architect 40 11 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.010% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.011% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 26
Average salary £60,000 £67,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £73,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Storage Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Architect
Top 27 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 16 September 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 0 30 £60,000 -11.11% 3
South East -11 16 £60,000 -17.24% 1
Berkshire +9 12 - -
Yorkshire -27 12 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 12 £55,000 -
Reading - 11 - -
West Yorkshire -20 10 - -
Leeds -21 10 - -
Birmingham - 10 - -
Sheffield - 10 - -
West Midlands - 10 - -
London -8 9 £66,250 -1.85% 2
South Wales - 7 £47,500 - 1
Wales - 7 £47,500 - 2
Cardiff - 3 £47,500 - 1
Basingstoke 0 2 £56,000 -
Hampshire -5 2 £56,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Watford - 2 £60,000 -
Rotherham - 2 £55,000 -
City of London - 2 £66,250 -
East of England - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey -4 1 £60,000 -17.24%
Woking - 1 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £52,500 -

Storage Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 52 (86.67%) EMC
2 40 (66.67%) NetApp
3 39 (65.00%) SAN
4 34 (56.67%) Cisco
5 25 (41.67%) HP
6 24 (40.00%) VMware
6 24 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (38.33%) Fibre Channel
8 22 (36.67%) IBM
9 21 (35.00%) Brocade
10 19 (31.67%) Data Protection
10 19 (31.67%) Hyper-V
11 18 (30.00%) Dell
12 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
13 16 (26.67%) Citrix
13 16 (26.67%) Symantec
13 16 (26.67%) Network Design
14 13 (21.67%) vSphere
15 12 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (20.00%) CLARiiON
15 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
16 11 (18.33%) Windows
16 11 (18.33%) Migration
16 11 (18.33%) NAS
17 10 (16.67%) NCDA
17 10 (16.67%) NCIE
17 10 (16.67%) VCAP
17 10 (16.67%) VTSP
17 10 (16.67%) CCIA
17 10 (16.67%) vCloud

Storage Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (65.00%) SAN
2 23 (38.33%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (18.33%) NAS
5 10 (16.67%) WAAS
6 4 (6.67%) FCoE
6 4 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) CLARiiON
2 10 (16.67%) Celerra
3 9 (15.00%) Replication
4 4 (6.67%) Clustering
5 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.67%) EMC Centera
7 1 (1.67%) Firmware
7 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 9 (15.00%) Linux
3 6 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Data Protection
2 16 (26.67%) Network Design
3 11 (18.33%) Migration
4 7 (11.67%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.00%) ITIL
5 3 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.67%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) NCDA
1 10 (16.67%) NCIE
1 10 (16.67%) VCAP
1 10 (16.67%) VTSP
1 10 (16.67%) CCIA
1 10 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (16.67%) MCTS
1 10 (16.67%) MCITP
1 10 (16.67%) MCSE
1 10 (16.67%) CCA
1 10 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 10 (16.67%) CCEA
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) IBM Certification
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (31.67%) Hyper-V
3 13 (21.67%) vSphere
4 10 (16.67%) vCloud
4 10 (16.67%) IAG
4 10 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (11.67%) SRDF
6 4 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (3.33%) XenApp
7 2 (3.33%) NFS
8 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 52 (86.67%) EMC
2 40 (66.67%) NetApp
3 34 (56.67%) Cisco
4 25 (41.67%) HP
5 24 (40.00%) VMware
6 22 (36.67%) IBM
7 21 (35.00%) Brocade
8 18 (30.00%) Dell
9 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
10 16 (26.67%) Citrix
10 16 (26.67%) Symantec
11 10 (16.67%) 3PAR
12 5 (8.33%) Oracle
12 5 (8.33%) Hitachi
13 2 (3.33%) SAP
13 2 (3.33%) Fujitsu
14 1 (1.67%) Isilon
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Posted: Yesterday
West London
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Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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