The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 765 738 679
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 131 143 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 123 129 164
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.68% +21.25%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Storage Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK.

Storage Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Engineer over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Storage Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -24 128 £47,500 -2.06% 16
London +18 64 £57,500 +10.57% 3
City of London +40 38 £55,000 +2.32% 1
East of England -6 29 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Cambridgeshire +12 24 £35,000 -26.31%
South East -36 14 £41,250 -17.50% 7
Cambridge -11 12 £37,500 -21.05%
West Midlands -18 11 £31,500 -30.00% 1
Birmingham -8 7 £38,250 -15.00%
Hampshire -6 5 £40,000 -40.74%
North West -21 5 £30,750 +2.50% 1
Yorkshire -39 5 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Manchester -4 4 £30,750 +2.50% 1
Reading -5 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Surrey -6 4 £42,500 -37.03% 4
Berkshire -21 4 £40,000 -33.33% 1
West Yorkshire -29 4 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £52,500 - 1
Leeds - 4 £30,000 - 1
Scotland -4 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Edinburgh -11 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Glasgow - 3 £50,000 -
Halesowen - 3 £29,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £52,500 -
Andover - 2 £50,000 -
Basingstoke +14 1 £30,000 -55.55%
East Midlands +3 1 £41,500 -
Westminster - 1 £39,000 -
Crawley - 1 £62,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £40,000 -

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 152 (62.55%) VMware
2 146 (60.08%) SAN
3 129 (53.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 118 (48.56%) NetApp
5 116 (47.74%) EMC
6 113 (46.50%) Windows
7 94 (38.68%) HP
8 80 (32.92%) Brocade
9 74 (30.45%) Microsoft
10 65 (26.75%) Linux
11 56 (23.05%) UNIX
12 52 (21.40%) Finance
13 51 (20.99%) IBM
14 46 (18.93%) NetBackup
14 46 (18.93%) Hyper-V
15 42 (17.28%) Cisco
16 41 (16.87%) Citrix
17 40 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
18 39 (16.05%) Solaris
19 38 (15.64%) AIX
19 38 (15.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 36 (14.81%) NAS
21 35 (14.40%) Fibre Channel
22 33 (13.58%) Windows Server 2008
23 32 (13.17%) 3PAR
24 30 (12.35%) VMware ESXi
24 30 (12.35%) vSphere
25 29 (11.93%) Replication
25 29 (11.93%) ITIL
26 28 (11.52%) SQL Server

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.41%) SAS
4 1 (0.41%) IIS
4 1 (0.41%) Apache
4 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.65%) Office 365
2 2 (0.82%) IaaS
3 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 146 (60.08%) SAN
2 36 (14.81%) NAS
3 35 (14.40%) Fibre Channel
4 16 (6.58%) iSCSI
5 10 (4.12%) DNS
6 8 (3.29%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.47%) DHCP
8 5 (2.06%) Firewall
9 3 (1.23%) FTP
10 2 (0.82%) Broadband
11 1 (0.41%) LAN
11 1 (0.41%) WAN
11 1 (0.41%) Network Security
11 1 (0.41%) LDAP
11 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.23%) DB2
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 52 (21.40%) Finance
2 25 (10.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.53%) Banking
4 7 (2.88%) German Language
5 6 (2.47%) French Language
6 2 (0.82%) Retail
6 2 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.47%) Flash
2 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (11.93%) Replication
3 22 (9.05%) CLARiiON
4 18 (7.41%) Clustering
5 15 (6.17%) EqualLogic
5 15 (6.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (4.53%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.47%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.65%) Symmetrix DMX
9 3 (1.23%) Celerra
10 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.41%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.41%) FMCG
11 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.41%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 113 (46.50%) Windows
2 65 (26.75%) Linux
3 56 (23.05%) UNIX
4 39 (16.05%) Solaris
5 38 (15.64%) AIX
6 33 (13.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.88%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.65%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.65%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.23%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.82%) CentOS
13 2 (0.82%) zOS
13 2 (0.82%) MVS
13 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.82%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.41%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (11.93%) ITIL
2 25 (10.29%) Programme Management
2 25 (10.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 22 (9.05%) Capacity Management
4 21 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (8.23%) Project Management
6 11 (4.53%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (4.53%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (4.12%) Performance Management
8 8 (3.29%) Service Delivery
8 8 (3.29%) Change Management
8 8 (3.29%) Migration
8 8 (3.29%) Configuration Management
9 6 (2.47%) Integration Testing
9 6 (2.47%) Change Control
10 5 (2.06%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.06%) Data Protection
10 5 (2.06%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (1.65%) Incident Management
11 4 (1.65%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.41%) SQL
2 8 (3.29%) Perl
3 5 (2.06%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.65%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.65%) Python
5 3 (1.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.41%) PowerHouse
6 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (15.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (9.47%) NCDA
4 17 (7.00%) NCIE
5 14 (5.76%) Security Cleared
5 14 (5.76%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.47%) CCNA
7 6 (2.47%) MCSE
8 5 (2.06%) MCSA
8 5 (2.06%) Degree
8 5 (2.06%) VCAP
9 4 (1.65%) MCP
10 2 (0.82%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.82%) SCSE
10 2 (0.82%) MCITP
10 2 (0.82%) SCSA
10 2 (0.82%) VCP5
11 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.76%) SLA
2 4 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 129 (53.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (18.93%) Hyper-V
3 30 (12.35%) vSphere
3 30 (12.35%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (8.64%) VMware ESX
5 15 (6.17%) Active Directory
6 13 (5.35%) NFS
7 12 (4.94%) XenApp
8 10 (4.12%) Firmware
8 10 (4.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 6 (2.47%) XenServer
10 3 (1.23%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.41%) vCloud
11 1 (0.41%) StorNext
11 1 (0.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 46 (18.93%) NetBackup
2 25 (10.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 19 (7.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 18 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
5 9 (3.70%) SCOM
5 9 (3.70%) Backup Exec
6 7 (2.88%) SCCM
6 7 (2.88%) Tivoli
7 5 (2.06%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.23%) EMC Navisphere
8 3 (1.23%) PureDisk
9 2 (0.82%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.82%) Legato
9 2 (0.82%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.41%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 152 (62.55%) VMware
2 118 (48.56%) NetApp
3 116 (47.74%) EMC
4 94 (38.68%) HP
5 80 (32.92%) Brocade
6 74 (30.45%) Microsoft
7 51 (20.99%) IBM
8 42 (17.28%) Cisco
9 41 (16.87%) Citrix
10 32 (13.17%) 3PAR
11 28 (11.52%) Dell
12 23 (9.47%) Veeam
13 20 (8.23%) Oracle
14 18 (7.41%) Symantec
15 16 (6.58%) Sun
16 15 (6.17%) StorageTek
17 9 (3.70%) CommVault
17 9 (3.70%) Reuters
18 6 (2.47%) Red Hat
19 5 (2.06%) Murex
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Salary: £28000 - £33500 per annum
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum circa + Good Benefits
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Luton
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