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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Architect
Rank 869 863 858
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Architect 12 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.028% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.029% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 14
Average salary £63,750 £70,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.92% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £50,000 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £80,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-23.43% +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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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
Top 11 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 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -20 12 £63,750 -15.00% 3
South East -13 7 £62,500 -21.87%
Berkshire +3 4 £62,500 -10.71%
London +14 3 £68,750 -1.78% 2
Hampshire -9 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Watford - 2 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £60,000 -
Brighton - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -

Storage Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (54.55%) NetApp
2 29 (52.73%) SAN
3 28 (50.91%) VMware
4 27 (49.09%) Cisco
5 26 (47.27%) EMC
5 26 (47.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (34.55%) HP
6 19 (34.55%) Windows
7 16 (29.09%) IBM
7 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
8 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (27.27%) NAS
9 14 (25.45%) Hyper-V
9 14 (25.45%) MCSE
10 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (18.18%) Replication
12 9 (16.36%) Brocade
12 9 (16.36%) vSphere
12 9 (16.36%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (16.36%) NFS
12 9 (16.36%) Hitachi
12 9 (16.36%) Migration
12 9 (16.36%) Capacity Management
13 8 (14.55%) Citrix
13 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
13 8 (14.55%) Data Protection
14 7 (12.73%) Data Migration
14 7 (12.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 7 (12.73%) Linux

Storage Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (52.73%) SAN
2 15 (27.27%) NAS
3 9 (16.36%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (10.91%) iSCSI
6 5 (9.09%) WAAS
7 4 (7.27%) VLAN
8 2 (3.64%) Firewall
8 2 (3.64%) FCoE
9 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.82%) Network Security
9 1 (1.82%) LAN
9 1 (1.82%) WAN
9 1 (1.82%) DHCP
9 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
1 4 (7.27%) Automotive
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
3 1 (1.82%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Replication
2 7 (12.73%) CLARiiON
3 6 (10.91%) Clustering
4 5 (9.09%) Celerra
5 4 (7.27%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.64%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Migration
1 9 (16.36%) Capacity Management
2 8 (14.55%) Data Protection
3 7 (12.73%) Data Migration
4 6 (10.91%) Performance Testing
5 5 (9.09%) ITIL
5 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.64%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.64%) Network Design
9 1 (1.82%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.82%) Test Management
9 1 (1.82%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) C
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (25.45%) MCSE
3 6 (10.91%) IBM Certification
3 6 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (10.91%) MCITP
3 6 (10.91%) NCDA
3 6 (10.91%) NCIE
4 5 (9.09%) VCAP
4 5 (9.09%) VTSP
4 5 (9.09%) CCIA
4 5 (9.09%) MCTS
4 5 (9.09%) CCA
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (9.09%) CCEA
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) HP AIS
6 1 (1.82%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (47.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
3 14 (25.45%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.36%) NFS
4 9 (16.36%) vSphere
5 7 (12.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 6 (10.91%) SRDF
7 5 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 5 (9.09%) ISA Server
7 5 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (9.09%) UAG
7 5 (9.09%) vCloud
8 2 (3.64%) XenApp
9 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Legato
1 5 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
1 5 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (3.64%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) NetApp
2 28 (50.91%) VMware
3 27 (49.09%) Cisco
4 26 (47.27%) EMC
5 19 (34.55%) HP
6 16 (29.09%) IBM
7 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.36%) Brocade
8 9 (16.36%) Hitachi
9 8 (14.55%) Citrix
10 7 (12.73%) Dell
11 6 (10.91%) Fujitsu
11 6 (10.91%) 3PAR
11 6 (10.91%) F5
12 5 (9.09%) CommVault
13 3 (5.45%) Oracle
13 3 (5.45%) Symantec
14 1 (1.82%) SAP
14 1 (1.82%) Avaya
14 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint