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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 809 791 762
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 84 116 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 100 93
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,066 £35,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -17.52%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 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 -28 78 £50,000 +8.10% 8
South East +30 34 £50,000 +17.64% 3
London -13 29 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Buckinghamshire - 15 £43,750 - 2
Berkshire +18 13 £50,000 -
Reading +3 9 £50,000 -
West Midlands -2 9 £40,000 -3.03%
Milton Keynes - 8 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham +13 7 £40,000 -
Scotland +2 5 £59,000 +18.00% 1
Surrey +2 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
City of London -1 4 £61,250 +16.66% 1
Edinburgh -5 4 - -
South West - 4 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 4 £51,300 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £38,066 -
Bournemouth - 4 £50,000 -
Dorset - 4 £50,000 -
Woking +1 2 £50,000 +17.64%
High Wycombe - 2 £50,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 2 - -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Glasgow +2 1 £59,000 +18.00% 1
North West +1 1 £40,000 -
Manchester +1 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Yorkshire -2 1 £42,500 +6.91% 1
West Yorkshire -4 1 £42,500 +7.59% 1
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Croydon - 1 £42,250 - 1
Addlestone - 1 £42,500 -

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 137 (68.16%) SAN
2 121 (60.20%) EMC
3 117 (58.21%) NetApp
4 109 (54.23%) VMware
5 103 (51.24%) Windows
6 89 (44.28%) HP
7 80 (39.80%) Brocade
8 68 (33.83%) Finance
9 66 (32.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 63 (31.34%) Cisco
11 61 (30.35%) Linux
12 55 (27.36%) UNIX
13 49 (24.38%) NAS
14 48 (23.88%) Replication
15 46 (22.89%) Disaster Recovery
16 43 (21.39%) 3PAR
17 42 (20.90%) Fibre Channel
18 40 (19.90%) Microsoft
19 39 (19.40%) IBM
20 38 (18.91%) ITIL
20 38 (18.91%) EMC VNX
21 35 (17.41%) Enterprise Storage
21 35 (17.41%) Security Cleared
22 33 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
23 32 (15.92%) NFS
24 31 (15.42%) Red Hat
24 31 (15.42%) Solaris
24 31 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
25 30 (14.93%) Active Directory
25 30 (14.93%) Data Centre

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (6.47%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.48%) Lync
3 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.49%) SAS
3 3 (1.49%) IIS
4 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (11.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 137 (68.16%) SAN
2 49 (24.38%) NAS
3 42 (20.90%) Fibre Channel
4 29 (14.43%) iSCSI
5 12 (5.97%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.98%) DHCP
7 9 (4.48%) DNS
8 7 (3.48%) LDAP
9 6 (2.99%) WAN
10 4 (1.99%) LAN
11 3 (1.49%) FTP
11 3 (1.49%) VPN
11 3 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.49%) DDNS
11 3 (1.49%) Firewall
11 3 (1.49%) IPsec
11 3 (1.49%) SSH
11 3 (1.49%) Network Security
12 1 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.50%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.00%) MS Access
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
General
1 68 (33.83%) Finance
2 14 (6.97%) Banking
3 9 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.99%) Law
5 3 (1.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.00%) Legal
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.48%) Flash
2 2 (1.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.88%) Replication
2 38 (18.91%) EMC VNX
3 35 (17.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 31 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (14.93%) Data Centre
6 22 (10.95%) EMC VMAX
7 13 (6.47%) Clustering
7 13 (6.47%) Statistics
8 8 (3.98%) Symmetrix
9 7 (3.48%) CLARiiON
10 5 (2.49%) AS400
10 5 (2.49%) iSeries
11 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.99%) Celerra
12 3 (1.49%) Symmetrix DMX
12 3 (1.49%) HP Storage
12 3 (1.49%) Hedge funds
13 2 (1.00%) DTV
13 2 (1.00%) EMC Centera
13 2 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 103 (51.24%) Windows
2 61 (30.35%) Linux
3 55 (27.36%) UNIX
4 33 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (15.42%) Solaris
6 30 (14.93%) Data ONTAP
7 21 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (4.48%) AIX
11 4 (1.99%) VMS
12 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.00%) HPUX
13 1 (0.50%) zOS
13 1 (0.50%) MVS
13 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 38 (18.91%) ITIL
3 29 (14.43%) Capacity Management
4 27 (13.43%) Capacity Planning
5 22 (10.95%) Change Management
6 19 (9.45%) Data Protection
7 18 (8.96%) Performance Analysis
8 14 (6.97%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (6.97%) Configuration Management
9 12 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (5.47%) Migration
11 10 (4.98%) Service Delivery
11 10 (4.98%) Time Management
12 9 (4.48%) Project Management
13 8 (3.98%) Performance Management
14 7 (3.48%) ETL
14 7 (3.48%) Line Management
15 6 (2.99%) Data Management
15 6 (2.99%) Change Control
15 6 (2.99%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.45%) SQL
2 18 (8.96%) Perl
3 17 (8.46%) PowerShell
4 14 (6.97%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.48%) Python
5 7 (3.48%) C
6 6 (2.99%) VBScript
7 3 (1.49%) VB
7 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.00%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.50%) Ruby
9 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (17.41%) Security Cleared
2 29 (14.43%) SC Cleared
3 23 (11.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (6.97%) DV Cleared
4 14 (6.97%) NCDA
5 11 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.48%) Degree
8 6 (2.99%) NCIE
8 6 (2.99%) VCP5
8 6 (2.99%) MCP
9 5 (2.49%) MCSE
9 5 (2.49%) MCITP
9 5 (2.49%) RHCT
10 4 (1.99%) EMC Certification
10 4 (1.99%) MCSA
11 3 (1.49%) CCNA
11 3 (1.49%) RHCE
11 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.49%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) SLA
2 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.00%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (32.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (15.92%) NFS
3 30 (14.93%) Active Directory
4 29 (14.43%) Hyper-V
5 17 (8.46%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 14 (6.97%) vSphere
6 14 (6.97%) SRDF
7 12 (5.97%) VMware ESX
8 10 (4.98%) Firmware
9 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.99%) Samba
11 3 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.49%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.50%) vCloud
13 1 (0.50%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.50%) XenApp
13 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (13.93%) NetBackup
2 22 (10.95%) EMC NetWorker
3 19 (9.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 16 (7.96%) EMC VPLEX
5 12 (5.97%) Tivoli
6 7 (3.48%) Nagios
6 7 (3.48%) SnapMirror
7 6 (2.99%) Backup Exec
7 6 (2.99%) SnapVault
8 4 (1.99%) SCOM
8 4 (1.99%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.49%) PureDisk
9 3 (1.49%) WSUS
9 3 (1.49%) SCCM
10 2 (1.00%) Legato
10 2 (1.00%) Puppet
10 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (1.00%) yum
10 2 (1.00%) SnapLock
11 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 121 (60.20%) EMC
2 117 (58.21%) NetApp
3 109 (54.23%) VMware
4 89 (44.28%) HP
5 80 (39.80%) Brocade
6 63 (31.34%) Cisco
7 43 (21.39%) 3PAR
8 40 (19.90%) Microsoft
9 39 (19.40%) IBM
10 31 (15.42%) Red Hat
11 25 (12.44%) Symantec
12 21 (10.45%) Hitachi
13 20 (9.95%) Sun
14 15 (7.46%) Dell
15 14 (6.97%) Oracle
15 14 (6.97%) Citrix
16 11 (5.47%) StorageTek
17 10 (4.98%) Veeam
18 7 (3.48%) Computacenter
18 7 (3.48%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + solid benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £58000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
South London
TRG
Salary: 30000-36000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago