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 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 Engineer
Rank 811 823 744
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 81 106 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.096% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 90 113
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -14.43%

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 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 31 July 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 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 -3 78 £47,000 +4.44% 5
London +24 34 £50,000 -13.04% 2
South East +1 20 £47,000 +10.58% 1
West Midlands -4 14 £42,500 +6.25%
Birmingham +1 12 £42,500 +8.28%
City of London +20 9 £67,500 +39.17%
Buckinghamshire +10 8 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Milton Keynes 0 8 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Berkshire +6 7 £50,500 -
Reading +7 6 - -
South West -6 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Dorset - 6 £50,000 -
Bournemouth - 5 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 4 £51,300 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £38,066 -
Scotland +14 3 - - 5
Surrey +10 3 £47,000 +4.44%
Edinburgh +3 3 - - 4
East of England -3 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Croydon - 3 £44,000 -
Woking +15 2 £47,250 +11.17%
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £45,000 +28.57%
West Bromwich - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +4 1 £42,500 +7.59% 1
Hampshire -1 1 £50,000 +29.03%
Essex -3 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -8 1 £42,500 - 1
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Slough - 1 £50,500 -
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 139 (66.83%) SAN
2 126 (60.58%) EMC
3 120 (57.69%) NetApp
4 105 (50.48%) VMware
5 93 (44.71%) HP
6 91 (43.75%) Windows
7 79 (37.98%) Brocade
8 73 (35.10%) Linux
9 66 (31.73%) Finance
10 63 (30.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 57 (27.40%) UNIX
12 56 (26.92%) Cisco
13 50 (24.04%) NAS
14 49 (23.56%) Fibre Channel
15 44 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
16 43 (20.67%) IBM
17 42 (20.19%) Replication
18 39 (18.75%) Microsoft
18 39 (18.75%) Solaris
19 38 (18.27%) Red Hat
19 38 (18.27%) 3PAR
20 37 (17.79%) Enterprise Storage
21 36 (17.31%) NFS
21 36 (17.31%) EMC VNX
22 35 (16.83%) Data Centre
22 35 (16.83%) Security Cleared
23 33 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
23 33 (15.87%) ITIL
24 32 (15.38%) Data ONTAP
25 31 (14.90%) Capacity Management

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (5.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.37%) Lync
3 5 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.40%) SAS
4 4 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.44%) IIS
6 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Sentinel
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.92%) Amazon S3
1 4 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 139 (66.83%) SAN
2 50 (24.04%) NAS
3 49 (23.56%) Fibre Channel
4 26 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 13 (6.25%) DHCP
6 12 (5.77%) TCP/IP
7 11 (5.29%) DNS
8 7 (3.37%) WAN
8 7 (3.37%) LDAP
9 4 (1.92%) LAN
10 3 (1.44%) FTP
10 3 (1.44%) VPN
10 3 (1.44%) Network Security
10 3 (1.44%) DDNS
10 3 (1.44%) Firewall
10 3 (1.44%) IPsec
10 3 (1.44%) SSH
10 3 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.48%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.96%) MS Access
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.48%) Big Data
General
1 66 (31.73%) Finance
2 12 (5.77%) Banking
3 7 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.88%) Law
5 3 (1.44%) Legal
5 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.96%) Retail
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.33%) Flash
2 3 (1.44%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.19%) Replication
2 37 (17.79%) Enterprise Storage
3 36 (17.31%) EMC VNX
4 35 (16.83%) Data Centre
5 33 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (9.62%) EMC VMAX
7 13 (6.25%) CLARiiON
7 13 (6.25%) Symmetrix
8 9 (4.33%) Statistics
9 7 (3.37%) Celerra
10 6 (2.88%) Clustering
10 6 (2.88%) Hedge funds
11 5 (2.40%) iSeries
11 5 (2.40%) EMC Centera
11 5 (2.40%) AS400
12 4 (1.92%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.92%) HP Storage
13 3 (1.44%) Performance Metrics
14 2 (0.96%) FlexPod
15 1 (0.48%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 91 (43.75%) Windows
2 73 (35.10%) Linux
3 57 (27.40%) UNIX
4 39 (18.75%) Solaris
5 32 (15.38%) Data ONTAP
6 30 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (12.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (5.77%) AIX
11 6 (2.88%) VMS
12 3 (1.44%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.96%) HPUX
14 1 (0.48%) zOS
14 1 (0.48%) MVS
14 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 33 (15.87%) ITIL
3 31 (14.90%) Capacity Management
4 28 (13.46%) Capacity Planning
5 24 (11.54%) Change Management
6 20 (9.62%) Data Protection
6 20 (9.62%) Performance Monitoring
7 17 (8.17%) Configuration Management
8 14 (6.73%) Migration
8 14 (6.73%) Performance Analysis
9 10 (4.81%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.33%) Time Management
11 8 (3.85%) Performance Management
11 8 (3.85%) Project Management
12 7 (3.37%) Load Balancing
12 7 (3.37%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (2.88%) Change Control
13 6 (2.88%) Problem Management
13 6 (2.88%) Incident Management
14 5 (2.40%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.10%) Perl
2 19 (9.13%) SQL
3 16 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 16 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.85%) C
5 6 (2.88%) Python
5 6 (2.88%) VBScript
6 3 (1.44%) VB
6 3 (1.44%) Bourne shell
7 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 29 (13.94%) SC Cleared
3 24 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (8.17%) DV Cleared
5 14 (6.73%) NCDA
6 13 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.85%) MCSE
9 6 (2.88%) MCSA
9 6 (2.88%) NCIE
10 5 (2.40%) CCNA
10 5 (2.40%) MCP
10 5 (2.40%) RHCT
10 5 (2.40%) MCITP
10 5 (2.40%) Degree
11 4 (1.92%) RHCE
11 4 (1.92%) VCP5
12 3 (1.44%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.44%) CCIE
12 3 (1.44%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (30.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (17.31%) NFS
3 25 (12.02%) Hyper-V
4 24 (11.54%) Active Directory
5 17 (8.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 17 (8.17%) vSphere
6 15 (7.21%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (2.88%) SRDF
8 4 (1.92%) Firmware
8 4 (1.92%) Samba
9 3 (1.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.44%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.44%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.96%) XenApp
10 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.96%) vCloud
11 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (13.46%) NetBackup
2 24 (11.54%) EMC NetWorker
3 22 (10.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 14 (6.73%) Tivoli
5 12 (5.77%) EMC VPLEX
5 12 (5.77%) SnapMirror
6 10 (4.81%) SnapVault
7 8 (3.85%) Backup Exec
7 8 (3.85%) Nagios
8 3 (1.44%) WSUS
8 3 (1.44%) SCCM
8 3 (1.44%) yum
8 3 (1.44%) PureDisk
8 3 (1.44%) Puppet
8 3 (1.44%) SnapLock
9 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.96%) SCOM
9 2 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.48%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 126 (60.58%) EMC
2 120 (57.69%) NetApp
3 105 (50.48%) VMware
4 93 (44.71%) HP
5 79 (37.98%) Brocade
6 56 (26.92%) Cisco
7 43 (20.67%) IBM
8 39 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 38 (18.27%) Red Hat
9 38 (18.27%) 3PAR
10 26 (12.50%) Symantec
11 23 (11.06%) Sun
12 18 (8.65%) Oracle
12 18 (8.65%) Citrix
13 16 (7.69%) Hitachi
14 15 (7.21%) Dell
15 14 (6.73%) StorageTek
16 11 (5.29%) CommVault
17 8 (3.85%) Veeam
18 7 (3.37%) Computacenter
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