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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 786 735 687
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 107 145 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 92 122 158
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £36,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.75% +16.25%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(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 -62 100 £45,000 -10.00% 9
London -43 38 £55,000 +4.76% 3
South East -13 18 £44,000 -20.00% 4
City of London -18 13 £48,500 +2.10% 1
East of England -17 12 £37,500 -41.17%
West Midlands +17 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Yorkshire -37 10 £43,750 -16.66% 2
Surrey +15 9 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 8 £37,500 -42.30%
North West -1 6 £38,750 +19.23%
Warwickshire +19 5 £41,500 -24.54%
Reading +15 5 - -
Birmingham +9 5 £38,500 -16.75%
Berkshire +6 5 - -
Leeds -27 5 £39,500 - 1
West Yorkshire -33 5 £39,500 -28.18% 1
Cheshire +8 4 £40,000 +6.66%
South Yorkshire 0 4 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Wales 0 4 £45,750 +30.71% 1
South Wales -3 4 £45,750 +30.71%
Sheffield -5 4 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Cardiff - 4 £45,750 -
East Midlands -7 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Hampshire -15 3 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Glasgow -16 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Scotland -25 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Woking - 3 £42,500 - 1
Peterborough +11 2 £43,750 -
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Nottingham 0 2 £37,500 -25.00%

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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%) SAN
2 137 (56.38%) VMware
3 136 (55.97%) EMC
4 113 (46.50%) NetApp
5 111 (45.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 100 (41.15%) HP
7 98 (40.33%) Windows
8 85 (34.98%) Brocade
9 56 (23.05%) NetBackup
10 53 (21.81%) NAS
11 50 (20.58%) UNIX
12 47 (19.34%) Linux
13 40 (16.46%) Fibre Channel
13 40 (16.46%) IBM
14 39 (16.05%) Replication
14 39 (16.05%) Hyper-V
15 37 (15.23%) Microsoft
15 37 (15.23%) Cisco
16 34 (13.99%) VMware ESX
17 33 (13.58%) Finance
18 31 (12.76%) 3PAR
19 30 (12.35%) Symantec
19 30 (12.35%) ITIL
20 29 (11.93%) Active Directory
21 28 (11.52%) Citrix
22 26 (10.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
22 26 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008
23 25 (10.29%) Veeam
24 24 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
25 22 (9.05%) Disaster Recovery

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (8.23%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.23%) IIS
6 2 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.41%) Lync
7 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (5.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (62.55%) SAN
2 53 (21.81%) NAS
3 40 (16.46%) Fibre Channel
4 16 (6.58%) iSCSI
5 14 (5.76%) FCoE
6 7 (2.88%) LAN
6 7 (2.88%) WAN
6 7 (2.88%) DNS
7 6 (2.47%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.47%) DHCP
7 6 (2.47%) Firewall
8 4 (1.65%) Broadband
9 3 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.23%) Wireless
10 2 (0.82%) Internet
10 2 (0.82%) VLAN
11 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.41%) Network Security
11 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.23%) DB2
4 2 (0.82%) MySQL
4 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.82%) Big Data
4 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 33 (13.58%) Finance
2 15 (6.17%) Banking
3 9 (3.70%) Advertising
4 8 (3.29%) French Language
4 8 (3.29%) German Language
5 7 (2.88%) Marketing
6 4 (1.65%) Law
6 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.82%) Automotive
7 2 (0.82%) Retail
7 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.29%) Flash
2 1 (0.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.05%) Replication
2 22 (9.05%) CLARiiON
3 12 (4.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 10 (4.12%) Clustering
4 10 (4.12%) EqualLogic
5 8 (3.29%) Symmetrix DMX
6 6 (2.47%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.65%) Firmware
8 4 (1.65%) Symmetrix
9 2 (0.82%) EMC Centera
9 2 (0.82%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.82%) IBM XIV
10 1 (0.41%) iPhone
10 1 (0.41%) iPad
10 1 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.41%) Online Games
10 1 (0.41%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 98 (40.33%) Windows
2 50 (20.58%) UNIX
3 47 (19.34%) Linux
4 26 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (7.00%) Solaris
7 15 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.76%) AIX
9 7 (2.88%) MVS
9 7 (2.88%) Windows NT
9 7 (2.88%) Windows 2000
9 7 (2.88%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.88%) zOS
10 6 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.06%) HPUX
12 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.82%) CentOS
13 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.41%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (12.35%) ITIL
2 22 (9.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (9.05%) Capacity Management
3 16 (6.58%) E-Commerce
3 16 (6.58%) Data Protection
4 13 (5.35%) Problem Management
4 13 (5.35%) Migration
5 12 (4.94%) Configuration Management
6 11 (4.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (4.53%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (4.53%) Data Migration
7 10 (4.12%) Change Management
7 10 (4.12%) Performance Management
8 9 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (2.88%) Service Delivery
10 6 (2.47%) Data Management
11 5 (2.06%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (2.06%) Integration Testing
12 4 (1.65%) BCP
12 4 (1.65%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.82%) Perl
2 17 (7.00%) SQL
3 8 (3.29%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.47%) C
5 3 (1.23%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.23%) Java
6 2 (0.82%) Python
7 1 (0.41%) sed
7 1 (0.41%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.41%) AWK
Qualifications
1 20 (8.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 20 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (7.82%) Security Cleared
2 19 (7.82%) NCIE
3 18 (7.41%) NCDA
4 16 (6.58%) DV Cleared
5 11 (4.53%) MCSE
6 9 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.29%) CCNA
7 8 (3.29%) MCP
7 8 (3.29%) Degree
8 6 (2.47%) EMC Certification
8 6 (2.47%) CNA
8 6 (2.47%) Novell Certification
8 6 (2.47%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.06%) MCSA
10 3 (1.23%) BC Cleared
10 3 (1.23%) CCA
10 3 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.58%) SLA
2 6 (2.47%) QA
3 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) BS7799
System Software
1 111 (45.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (16.05%) Hyper-V
3 34 (13.99%) VMware ESX
4 29 (11.93%) Active Directory
5 18 (7.41%) vSphere
6 17 (7.00%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (6.17%) NFS
8 14 (5.76%) XenServer
9 11 (4.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 9 (3.70%) XenApp
10 9 (3.70%) SRDF
11 4 (1.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (1.23%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.82%) vCloud
13 2 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.41%) KVM
14 1 (0.41%) StorNext
14 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 56 (23.05%) NetBackup
2 26 (10.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 18 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
4 17 (7.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 16 (6.58%) SCOM
6 13 (5.35%) Backup Exec
7 12 (4.94%) Tivoli
8 11 (4.53%) Legato
9 9 (3.70%) SCCM
10 6 (2.47%) SCOrch
11 4 (1.65%) SCDPM
12 3 (1.23%) PureDisk
12 3 (1.23%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.82%) EMC Navisphere
13 2 (0.82%) HP SIM
14 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
14 1 (0.41%) WSUS
14 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 137 (56.38%) VMware
2 136 (55.97%) EMC
3 113 (46.50%) NetApp
4 100 (41.15%) HP
5 85 (34.98%) Brocade
6 40 (16.46%) IBM
7 37 (15.23%) Microsoft
7 37 (15.23%) Cisco
8 31 (12.76%) 3PAR
9 30 (12.35%) Symantec
10 28 (11.52%) Citrix
11 25 (10.29%) Veeam
12 20 (8.23%) Dell
13 13 (5.35%) CommVault
14 10 (4.12%) Oracle
14 10 (4.12%) Sun
15 8 (3.29%) Hitachi
16 6 (2.47%) StorageTek
17 5 (2.06%) Red Hat
18 4 (1.65%) Intel
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