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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Engineer
Rank 778 693 784
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +91
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 157 249 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 120 226 130
Average salary £44,500 £48,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.24% +8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,750 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,506 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.54% +5.88%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 -69 151 £44,500 -9.18% 14
London -50 42 £45,000 -14.28% 1
South East -28 29 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East of England +2 23 £55,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +24 21 £42,506 +51.80% 2
North West +23 19 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Derbyshire +16 17 £42,506 +51.80% 2
Derby - 17 £42,506 - 2
Manchester +18 12 £37,500 +15.38%
Hampshire +18 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 10 £55,000 +36.64% 1
Essex +2 10 £55,000 +15.78%
Basildon - 9 - -
Berkshire -32 7 £50,000 -
Peterborough +6 6 £55,000 +27.90% 1
Surrey -1 6 £47,500 +5.55% 3
South West -9 6 £24,750 -38.50% 2
Reading -14 6 £50,000 -
West Midlands -25 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Yorkshire 0 5 £37,500 - 2
Birmingham -8 5 - -
Scotland - 5 £46,000 -
Basingstoke - 5 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
Cumbria - 5 £35,000 - 1
Harrogate - 5 £37,500 - 1
City of London +47 4 £56,250 +14.21%
Cambridge -3 4 - -
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £55,000 -2.22%
Northampton - 4 - -

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 240 (73.39%) VMware
2 188 (57.49%) SAN
3 186 (56.88%) Windows
4 169 (51.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 165 (50.46%) EMC
6 158 (48.32%) NetApp
7 120 (36.70%) Cisco
8 108 (33.03%) Linux
9 99 (30.28%) EMC VNX
10 96 (29.36%) Microsoft
11 90 (27.52%) NAS
12 89 (27.22%) Active Directory
13 87 (26.61%) HP
14 80 (24.46%) Windows Server
15 79 (24.16%) Data Centre
15 79 (24.16%) Brocade
16 77 (23.55%) ITIL
17 72 (22.02%) Unix
18 68 (20.80%) Replication
19 64 (19.57%) Finance
20 62 (18.96%) vSphere
21 50 (15.29%) Hyper-V
22 49 (14.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 46 (14.07%) Data ONTAP
24 45 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
25 44 (13.46%) EMC VMAX
26 43 (13.15%) Disaster Recovery
27 42 (12.84%) EMC VPLEX
27 42 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
28 41 (12.54%) Analytical Skills

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (4.28%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.45%) Apache
2 8 (2.45%) OpenStack
2 8 (2.45%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.14%) IIS
3 7 (2.14%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.22%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.31%) nginx
7 1 (0.31%) Node.js
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.31%) Tornado
Applications
1 30 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.92%) MS Office
2 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.83%) IaaS
4 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.31%) Office 365
5 1 (0.31%) PaaS
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 188 (57.49%) SAN
2 90 (27.52%) NAS
3 36 (11.01%) Fibre Channel
4 32 (9.79%) iSCSI
5 22 (6.73%) Firewall
6 21 (6.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (6.12%) TCP/IP
8 18 (5.50%) DNS
9 12 (3.67%) Asterisk PBX
9 12 (3.67%) FCoE
10 9 (2.75%) LAN
10 9 (2.75%) LDAP
11 8 (2.45%) DHCP
12 7 (2.14%) WAN
13 5 (1.53%) VPN
14 4 (1.22%) BIG-IP
15 3 (0.92%) Internet
15 3 (0.92%) SSL
16 2 (0.61%) DMZ
16 2 (0.61%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.83%) MongoDB
2 6 (1.83%) MySQL
3 4 (1.22%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.92%) Big Data
5 2 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.61%) HBase
5 2 (0.61%) InfluxDB
5 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.61%) OpenTSDB
5 2 (0.61%) Redis
5 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 64 (19.57%) Finance
2 21 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.06%) Banking
4 9 (2.75%) Advertising
5 5 (1.53%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.53%) Law
5 5 (1.53%) Marketing
6 4 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.92%) Automotive
8 2 (0.61%) Electronics
8 2 (0.61%) Games
8 2 (0.61%) Local Government
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.45%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (2.14%) LAMP
3 6 (1.83%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (0.92%) Middleware
5 2 (0.61%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.61%) Web Services
6 1 (0.31%) .NET
6 1 (0.31%) Akka
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.31%) COM
6 1 (0.31%) gevent
6 1 (0.31%) JavaSpaces
6 1 (0.31%) JMS
6 1 (0.31%) libvirt
6 1 (0.31%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.31%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 99 (30.28%) EMC VNX
2 79 (24.16%) Data Centre
3 68 (20.80%) Replication
4 44 (13.46%) EMC VMAX
5 41 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (10.40%) Clustering
7 22 (6.73%) CLARiiON
8 21 (6.42%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (3.67%) IBM XIV
10 10 (3.06%) FlexPod
11 9 (2.75%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (2.75%) VCE vBlock
12 7 (2.14%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.83%) Celerra
14 4 (1.22%) Hedge funds
14 4 (1.22%) Statistics
15 3 (0.92%) Computer Science
15 3 (0.92%) Mathematics
16 2 (0.61%) IVR
16 2 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 186 (56.88%) Windows
2 108 (33.03%) Linux
3 80 (24.46%) Windows Server
4 72 (22.02%) Unix
5 46 (14.07%) Data ONTAP
6 45 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (10.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (4.59%) Solaris
11 6 (1.83%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.92%) CentOS
12 3 (0.92%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.31%) AIX
14 1 (0.31%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.31%) Debian
14 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.31%) Mesosphere
14 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (23.55%) ITIL
2 43 (13.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (8.56%) Capacity Planning
3 28 (8.56%) Migration
4 25 (7.65%) ETL
5 19 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 17 (5.20%) Capacity Management
7 16 (4.89%) Business Continuity
7 16 (4.89%) Configuration Management
7 16 (4.89%) Line Management
7 16 (4.89%) Time Management
8 15 (4.59%) High Availability
9 11 (3.36%) Data Protection
9 11 (3.36%) Patch Management
9 11 (3.36%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.06%) Change Management
10 10 (3.06%) Data Management
10 10 (3.06%) Load Balancing
11 9 (2.75%) Data Migration
11 9 (2.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.26%) SQL
2 15 (4.59%) C
3 12 (3.67%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.14%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.14%) PHP
5 5 (1.53%) Perl
6 4 (1.22%) C++
6 4 (1.22%) Python
7 3 (0.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.31%) Erlang
8 1 (0.31%) Go
8 1 (0.31%) Haskell
8 1 (0.31%) Java
8 1 (0.31%) Ruby
8 1 (0.31%) Scala
8 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (14.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 23 (7.03%) Degree
3 22 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (5.81%) MCSE
5 18 (5.50%) CCNA
5 18 (5.50%) NCDA
5 18 (5.50%) Security Cleared
6 17 (5.20%) SC Cleared
7 14 (4.28%) CCA
7 14 (4.28%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (4.28%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (4.28%) MCITP
8 13 (3.98%) MCP
9 11 (3.36%) MCSA
10 10 (3.06%) MCTS
11 9 (2.75%) IBM Certification
12 5 (1.53%) EMC Certification
12 5 (1.53%) NCIE
13 3 (0.92%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.26%) SLA
2 4 (1.22%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.22%) QA
3 3 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 169 (51.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (27.22%) Active Directory
3 62 (18.96%) vSphere
4 50 (15.29%) Hyper-V
5 30 (9.17%) SRDF
6 26 (7.95%) Firmware
7 25 (7.65%) NFS
7 25 (7.65%) VMware ESX
8 21 (6.42%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (4.89%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 15 (4.59%) XenApp
10 15 (4.59%) XenServer
11 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.92%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.31%) Ceph
13 1 (0.31%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.31%) Docker
13 1 (0.31%) KVM
13 1 (0.31%) LXC
13 1 (0.31%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 42 (12.84%) EMC VPLEX
2 38 (11.62%) NetBackup
3 22 (6.73%) EMC NetWorker
4 17 (5.20%) Tivoli
5 16 (4.89%) SCOM
6 15 (4.59%) Puppet
7 13 (3.98%) HP Data Protector
7 13 (3.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 13 (3.98%) vMotion
8 10 (3.06%) Backup Exec
8 10 (3.06%) SnapMirror
9 9 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (2.45%) Nagios
10 8 (2.45%) SCCM
11 7 (2.14%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (1.53%) Legato
12 5 (1.53%) Simpana
13 4 (1.22%) Ansible
14 3 (0.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 3 (0.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 240 (73.39%) VMware
2 165 (50.46%) EMC
3 158 (48.32%) NetApp
4 120 (36.70%) Cisco
5 96 (29.36%) Microsoft
6 87 (26.61%) HP
7 79 (24.16%) Brocade
8 40 (12.23%) IBM
8 40 (12.23%) Red Hat
9 38 (11.62%) Symantec
10 37 (11.31%) Citrix
11 28 (8.56%) 3PAR
12 25 (7.65%) Hitachi
13 20 (6.12%) Dell
14 18 (5.50%) SolarWinds
15 16 (4.89%) CommVault
15 16 (4.89%) Oracle
16 6 (1.83%) Juniper
16 6 (1.83%) Veritas
17 5 (1.53%) Veeam
Derby
University of Derby
Salary: Up to £42,506 dependent on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k-60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago