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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Architect
Rank 857 868 878
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Architect 47 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.010% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.011% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 23
Average salary £60,000 £69,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.66% -4.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,100 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £76,750 £100,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014 within the UK.

Storage Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Architect
Top 29 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 21 October 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 +9 36 £65,000 -6.47% 1
South East +8 18 £62,500 -5.66% 1
Berkshire +12 12 £60,000 -9.43%
Reading +4 11 £62,500 +4.16%
London -4 11 £71,250 -5.00%
Wales - 11 £47,500 -
South Wales - 10 £47,500 -
West Midlands -14 9 £55,000 +19.56%
Birmingham - 9 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -19 8 - -
West Yorkshire -23 8 - -
Leeds -27 8 - -
Sheffield - 8 - -
South Yorkshire - 8 - -
Cardiff - 6 £47,500 -
Surrey -10 5 £72,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £60,000 -
Watford - 3 £60,000 -
East of England - 3 £60,000 -
City of London +8 2 £66,250 -28.37%
North West - 2 £75,000 -
Manchester - 2 £75,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £52,500 -
Staines - 1 £65,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £52,500 -
Woking - 1 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
North East - 1 £52,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £52,500 -

Storage Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 55 (71.43%) EMC
2 53 (68.83%) SAN
3 48 (62.34%) NetApp
4 42 (54.55%) Cisco
5 36 (46.75%) HP
5 36 (46.75%) VMware
6 35 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (35.06%) Fibre Channel
7 27 (35.06%) IBM
8 26 (33.77%) Hyper-V
9 23 (29.87%) Brocade
10 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 22 (28.57%) Dell
11 21 (27.27%) Data Protection
12 18 (23.38%) NAS
12 18 (23.38%) Citrix
12 18 (23.38%) Symantec
13 17 (22.08%) Network Design
13 17 (22.08%) Windows
14 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
14 15 (19.48%) Active Directory
14 15 (19.48%) MCSE
14 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (19.48%) vSphere
15 14 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (18.18%) CLARiiON
15 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
16 13 (16.88%) 3PAR
17 12 (15.58%) NCDA
17 12 (15.58%) NCIE

Storage Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 53 (68.83%) SAN
2 27 (35.06%) Fibre Channel
3 18 (23.38%) NAS
4 14 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (15.58%) WAAS
6 6 (7.79%) iSCSI
6 6 (7.79%) FCoE
7 3 (3.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.30%) Big Data
General
1 3 (3.90%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) CLARiiON
2 12 (15.58%) Celerra
2 12 (15.58%) Replication
3 8 (10.39%) Clustering
4 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.60%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.30%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.08%) Windows
2 12 (15.58%) Linux
3 6 (7.79%) UNIX
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 17 (22.08%) Network Design
3 9 (11.69%) Migration
4 6 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (6.49%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.90%) Data Migration
6 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.90%) ITIL
7 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.60%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.30%) Test Management
8 1 (1.30%) Security Architecture
8 1 (1.30%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.30%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (1.30%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.30%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.30%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) MCSE
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.58%) NCDA
2 12 (15.58%) NCIE
2 12 (15.58%) VCAP
2 12 (15.58%) VTSP
2 12 (15.58%) CCIA
2 12 (15.58%) CCA
2 12 (15.58%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (15.58%) CCEA
2 12 (15.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (15.58%) MCTS
2 12 (15.58%) MCITP
3 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.90%) IBM Certification
5 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (33.77%) Hyper-V
3 15 (19.48%) Active Directory
3 15 (19.48%) vSphere
4 12 (15.58%) vCloud
4 12 (15.58%) XenDesktop
5 10 (12.99%) IAG
6 7 (9.09%) SRDF
7 5 (6.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (3.90%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (3.90%) UAG
8 3 (3.90%) NFS
8 3 (3.90%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.60%) XenApp
10 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (3.90%) SCCM
2 3 (3.90%) SCOM
3 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.60%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.30%) Legato
4 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (71.43%) EMC
2 48 (62.34%) NetApp
3 42 (54.55%) Cisco
4 36 (46.75%) HP
4 36 (46.75%) VMware
5 27 (35.06%) IBM
6 23 (29.87%) Brocade
7 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 22 (28.57%) Dell
8 18 (23.38%) Citrix
8 18 (23.38%) Symantec
9 13 (16.88%) 3PAR
10 7 (9.09%) Hitachi
11 5 (6.49%) Oracle
12 3 (3.90%) Fujitsu
12 3 (3.90%) F5
13 2 (2.60%) SAP
14 1 (1.30%) Isilon
14 1 (1.30%) CommVault
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