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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Architect
Rank 877 897 846
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Architect 15 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.027% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.029% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 17
Average salary £90,000 £60,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.76% -1.22%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.22% +0.83%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Storage Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Architect
Top 9 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 31 July 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 +6 15 £90,000 +60.71%
London +27 7 £90,000 +50.00%
South East -4 7 £52,500 -6.25%
Berkshire +4 6 - -
East of England - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £52,500 -
Watford - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Storage Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (96.55%) NetApp
2 27 (93.10%) Cisco
3 25 (86.21%) CommVault
4 24 (82.76%) Windows
5 22 (75.86%) EMC
6 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
6 17 (58.62%) C
6 17 (58.62%) MCSE
6 17 (58.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (58.62%) Legato
6 17 (58.62%) Automotive
6 17 (58.62%) Problem Management
6 17 (58.62%) Windows 7
6 17 (58.62%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (37.93%) VMware
8 10 (34.48%) Data Protection
9 9 (31.03%) SnapMirror
9 9 (31.03%) SnapVault
10 8 (27.59%) IaaS
10 8 (27.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (27.59%) NetBackup
10 8 (27.59%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (24.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (24.14%) Linux
11 7 (24.14%) Public Cloud

Storage Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) IaaS
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
2 2 (6.90%) VLAN
2 2 (6.90%) NAS
2 2 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
General
1 17 (58.62%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (24.14%) Public Cloud
2 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (24.14%) Private Cloud
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
3 3 (10.34%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.90%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.45%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows 7
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Problem Management
1 17 (58.62%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (34.48%) Data Protection
3 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Network Design
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) MCSE
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Certification
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (58.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) SRDF
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) IAG
5 1 (3.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) Legato
2 9 (31.03%) SnapMirror
2 9 (31.03%) SnapVault
3 8 (27.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (27.59%) NetBackup
4 7 (24.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.90%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (3.45%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) NetApp
2 27 (93.10%) Cisco
3 25 (86.21%) CommVault
4 22 (75.86%) EMC
5 11 (37.93%) VMware
6 4 (13.79%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) IBM
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) Brocade
8 2 (6.90%) Fujitsu
8 2 (6.90%) Hitachi
8 2 (6.90%) Dell
9 1 (3.45%) Citrix
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle
9 1 (3.45%) SAP
9 1 (3.45%) Symantec
9 1 (3.45%) Veeam
9 1 (3.45%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (3.45%) PlateSpin