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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Architect
Rank 860 842 842
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Architect 43 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.020% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.021% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 26
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-10.40% -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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Storage Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Architect
Top 26 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 20 August 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 +1 35 £60,000 -4.00% 1
South East +2 16 £56,000 -6.66%
London -5 12 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Yorkshire -23 12 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 12 £55,000 -
Berkshire -3 10 - -
Reading - 8 - -
West Midlands +8 7 - -
Leeds -20 7 - -
West Yorkshire -22 7 - -
Birmingham - 7 - -
Sheffield - 7 - -
Basingstoke 0 5 £56,000 -
Hampshire -2 5 £56,000 -
Rotherham - 5 £55,000 -
South Wales - 5 £45,000 - 1
Wales - 5 £45,000 - 1
Bracknell - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £66,250 - 1
Surrey -5 1 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Watford - 1 £60,000 -
Woking - 1 £60,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £52,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £47,500 - 1
East of England - 1 £60,000 -

Storage Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 54 (88.52%) EMC
2 41 (67.21%) SAN
3 36 (59.02%) NetApp
4 30 (49.18%) HP
5 28 (45.90%) Cisco
6 25 (40.98%) VMware
6 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (37.70%) Fibre Channel
8 22 (36.07%) IBM
9 20 (32.79%) Brocade
10 19 (31.15%) Dell
11 18 (29.51%) Symantec
11 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
11 18 (29.51%) Data Protection
12 16 (26.23%) Citrix
12 16 (26.23%) Network Design
13 15 (24.59%) Hyper-V
14 12 (19.67%) XenDesktop
14 12 (19.67%) 3PAR
14 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (19.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (19.67%) MCITP
14 12 (19.67%) Migration
14 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
14 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
14 12 (19.67%) MCSE
15 10 (16.39%) SLA
15 10 (16.39%) IAG
16 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared

Storage Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (19.67%) MS Exchange
1 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 41 (67.21%) SAN
2 23 (37.70%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (11.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (11.48%) NAS
3 7 (11.48%) WAAS
4 4 (6.56%) FCoE
4 4 (6.56%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) Big Data
General
1 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.64%) Finance
1 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Replication
1 9 (14.75%) CLARiiON
2 7 (11.48%) Celerra
3 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Symmetrix
4 2 (3.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Firmware
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
1 8 (13.11%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Data Protection
2 16 (26.23%) Network Design
3 12 (19.67%) Migration
4 7 (11.48%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.28%) Project Management
6 2 (3.28%) Data Management
7 1 (1.64%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.64%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.64%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.64%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) MCSE
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (19.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 12 (19.67%) MCITP
2 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.48%) NCDA
3 7 (11.48%) NCIE
3 7 (11.48%) VCAP
3 7 (11.48%) VTSP
3 7 (11.48%) CCIA
3 7 (11.48%) MCTS
3 7 (11.48%) CCA
3 7 (11.48%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (11.48%) CCEA
4 5 (8.20%) VCP5
4 5 (8.20%) HP AIS
4 5 (8.20%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (24.59%) Hyper-V
3 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (19.67%) XenDesktop
4 10 (16.39%) IAG
5 8 (13.11%) vSphere
6 7 (11.48%) vCloud
6 7 (11.48%) SRDF
7 5 (8.20%) XenApp
7 5 (8.20%) XenServer
8 4 (6.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (3.28%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.64%) NFS
10 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (88.52%) EMC
2 36 (59.02%) NetApp
3 30 (49.18%) HP
4 28 (45.90%) Cisco
5 25 (40.98%) VMware
6 22 (36.07%) IBM
7 20 (32.79%) Brocade
8 19 (31.15%) Dell
9 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
9 18 (29.51%) Symantec
10 16 (26.23%) Citrix
11 12 (19.67%) 3PAR
12 3 (4.92%) Hitachi
13 2 (3.28%) Oracle
13 2 (3.28%) Fujitsu
14 1 (1.64%) Isilon
14 1 (1.64%) SAP
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