The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 783 707 727
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 134 176 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 110 133 151
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -91 122 £47,500 +5.55% 8
London -66 51 £52,500 -4.54% 2
South East -36 22 £47,500 -2.06%
City of London -22 14 £44,000 -39.31% 1
North West +9 13 £40,000 -5.32% 1
East of England -11 13 £47,500 - 2
South West -23 12 £40,000 -3.03%
Wales - 10 £50,000 - 2
South Wales - 9 £50,000 - 1
Manchester - 9 £46,250 -
Cardiff - 9 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire - 8 £45,000 -
Surrey +4 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire +16 6 £60,000 +29.72% 1
West Midlands -3 6 £43,000 -4.44%
Wiltshire - 6 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire -12 5 £35,750 -13.33%
Chippenham - 5 £40,000 -
Cheshire +2 4 £34,750 -7.33% 1
Leeds -20 4 £35,500 +10.93% 2
Berkshire -25 4 - -
West Yorkshire -27 4 £35,500 +10.93% 2
Yorkshire -34 4 £35,500 +10.93% 2
Fareham - 4 £45,000 -
Twickenham +3 3 £52,500 +23.52%
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Cheltenham -21 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Norwich - 3 £32,500 -
St Albans - 3 £60,000 -
Norfolk - 3 £32,500 -

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 166 (61.94%) SAN
2 158 (58.96%) EMC
3 144 (53.73%) VMware
4 119 (44.40%) NetApp
5 96 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 95 (35.45%) Windows
7 93 (34.70%) HP
8 86 (32.09%) Brocade
9 72 (26.87%) NAS
10 71 (26.49%) Linux
11 67 (25.00%) NetBackup
12 64 (23.88%) Replication
13 60 (22.39%) Cisco
14 57 (21.27%) UNIX
15 47 (17.54%) CLARiiON
16 46 (17.16%) ITIL
17 42 (15.67%) IBM
17 42 (15.67%) Disaster Recovery
17 42 (15.67%) Hyper-V
18 37 (13.81%) Fibre Channel
18 37 (13.81%) Symantec
18 37 (13.81%) Microsoft
19 35 (13.06%) VMware ESX
19 35 (13.06%) vSphere
20 29 (10.82%) Capacity Management
21 28 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
22 27 (10.07%) Capacity Planning
22 27 (10.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 27 (10.07%) iSCSI
22 27 (10.07%) Active Directory

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.12%) IIS
4 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.75%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.37%) Apache
6 1 (0.37%) Lync
6 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (4.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 166 (61.94%) SAN
2 72 (26.87%) NAS
3 37 (13.81%) Fibre Channel
4 27 (10.07%) iSCSI
5 14 (5.22%) FCoE
6 8 (2.99%) Ethernet
7 6 (2.24%) LAN
7 6 (2.24%) WAN
7 6 (2.24%) DNS
8 5 (1.87%) Firewall
9 4 (1.49%) DHCP
9 4 (1.49%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.12%) Broadband
10 3 (1.12%) Wireless
10 3 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.75%) VLAN
11 2 (0.75%) Internet
12 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.37%) VPN
12 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.49%) MySQL
3 3 (1.12%) Big Data
4 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.37%) DB2
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Ant
2 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 25 (9.33%) Finance
2 12 (4.48%) Advertising
3 11 (4.10%) Banking
4 7 (2.61%) Marketing
5 5 (1.87%) Automotive
5 5 (1.87%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.49%) Retail
6 4 (1.49%) Law
6 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.12%) French Language
7 3 (1.12%) German Language
8 2 (0.75%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.12%) Flash
2 1 (0.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 64 (23.88%) Replication
2 47 (17.54%) CLARiiON
3 18 (6.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 13 (4.85%) Clustering
5 11 (4.10%) Symmetrix DMX
6 10 (3.73%) Firmware
7 7 (2.61%) Symmetrix
7 7 (2.61%) EMC Centera
8 6 (2.24%) Celerra
9 4 (1.49%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.75%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.75%) LPAR
10 2 (0.75%) CMDB
10 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.75%) Online Games
10 2 (0.75%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.37%) Open Source
11 1 (0.37%) iPhone
11 1 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 95 (35.45%) Windows
2 71 (26.49%) Linux
3 57 (21.27%) UNIX
4 28 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (9.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (6.34%) Solaris
8 14 (5.22%) AIX
9 9 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.61%) zOS
10 7 (2.61%) Windows NT
11 5 (1.87%) HPUX
12 4 (1.49%) MVS
12 4 (1.49%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.49%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (17.16%) ITIL
2 42 (15.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 29 (10.82%) Capacity Management
4 27 (10.07%) Capacity Planning
5 21 (7.84%) E-Commerce
6 19 (7.09%) Service Management
7 18 (6.72%) Configuration Management
7 18 (6.72%) BCP
8 17 (6.34%) Service Delivery
9 16 (5.97%) Business Continuity
10 14 (5.22%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (4.85%) Data Protection
12 12 (4.48%) Problem Management
12 12 (4.48%) Resource Management
12 12 (4.48%) Network Architecture
12 12 (4.48%) Business Continuity Planning
13 11 (4.10%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (2.99%) Change Management
15 7 (2.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.72%) SQL
2 16 (5.97%) Perl
3 9 (3.36%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.24%) C
5 3 (1.12%) Java
6 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.37%) AWK
6 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.37%) sed
Qualifications
1 27 (10.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 23 (8.58%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.46%) DV Cleared
4 18 (6.72%) NCDA
4 18 (6.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (6.34%) NCIE
6 12 (4.48%) MCSE
7 11 (4.10%) Degree
8 9 (3.36%) EMC Certification
8 9 (3.36%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.24%) MCSA
9 6 (2.24%) CNA
9 6 (2.24%) Novell Certification
10 5 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.87%) CCNA
11 4 (1.49%) MCP
12 3 (1.12%) CCA
12 3 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.48%) SLA
2 4 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) BS7799
3 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (15.67%) Hyper-V
3 35 (13.06%) VMware ESX
3 35 (13.06%) vSphere
4 27 (10.07%) Active Directory
5 19 (7.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 18 (6.72%) vCloud
7 14 (5.22%) NFS
7 14 (5.22%) SRDF
8 12 (4.48%) XenServer
9 10 (3.73%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (1.49%) XenApp
10 4 (1.49%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.12%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.75%) StorNext
13 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.37%) Samba
13 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 67 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 23 (8.58%) EMC NetWorker
2 23 (8.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (4.85%) SCCM
4 12 (4.48%) Legato
5 10 (3.73%) SCOM
6 8 (2.99%) Backup Exec
7 7 (2.61%) Tivoli
8 6 (2.24%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (1.87%) PureDisk
10 4 (1.49%) ARCserve
11 3 (1.12%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.37%) Nagios
12 1 (0.37%) WSUS
12 1 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 1 (0.37%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 158 (58.96%) EMC
2 144 (53.73%) VMware
3 119 (44.40%) NetApp
4 93 (34.70%) HP
5 86 (32.09%) Brocade
6 60 (22.39%) Cisco
7 42 (15.67%) IBM
8 37 (13.81%) Symantec
8 37 (13.81%) Microsoft
9 27 (10.07%) Citrix
10 24 (8.96%) Veeam
11 21 (7.84%) 3PAR
12 13 (4.85%) Sun
12 13 (4.85%) Oracle
12 13 (4.85%) Sophos
13 12 (4.48%) Dell
14 9 (3.36%) StorageTek
15 8 (2.99%) Isilon
15 8 (2.99%) CommVault
16 6 (2.24%) Hitachi
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + trading house bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Health + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Picture More Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Wrexham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Just Cambridge
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago