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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 772 775 703
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 111 132 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 91 112 154
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,750 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 22 May 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 +22 111 £50,000 +5.26% 11
London +58 57 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South East +7 24 £45,000 -5.26% 2
East of England +11 15 £45,000 +5.88%
Berkshire +10 11 £45,000 - 1
Reading -1 11 £45,000 - 1
City of London +39 9 £61,250 +26.28% 3
Buckinghamshire - 9 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +11 7 £45,000 +9.09%
Essex - 7 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 6 £45,000 -
Birmingham -9 5 £47,500 +15.15% 2
West Midlands -11 5 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Manchester +12 3 £47,500 +5.55%
North West -12 3 £47,500 +35.71%
West Yorkshire +19 2 £52,500 +54.41%
Surrey +13 2 £51,000 +2.00%
Derbyshire +13 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Leeds +12 2 £52,500 +54.41%
East Midlands +7 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Yorkshire +5 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Hampshire -6 2 £47,250 +5.00% 1
North East - 2 £41,250 -
Croydon - 2 £44,000 -
Hertfordshire -8 1 £57,500 -4.16%
South West -17 1 £47,000 +17.50% 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £42,500 -
Northumberland - 1 £40,000 -
Derby - 1 £35,000 -

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 175 (67.57%) SAN
2 168 (64.86%) EMC
3 148 (57.14%) NetApp
4 144 (55.60%) VMware
5 121 (46.72%) HP
6 116 (44.79%) Windows
7 87 (33.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 85 (32.82%) Linux
9 82 (31.66%) Brocade
10 75 (28.96%) Cisco
11 71 (27.41%) Finance
12 70 (27.03%) NAS
13 69 (26.64%) UNIX
14 52 (20.08%) Fibre Channel
15 46 (17.76%) Solaris
16 44 (16.99%) Replication
17 43 (16.60%) IBM
17 43 (16.60%) Microsoft
17 43 (16.60%) Windows Server 2008
18 41 (15.83%) NFS
18 41 (15.83%) Red Hat
18 41 (15.83%) NetBackup
19 40 (15.44%) Disaster Recovery
20 39 (15.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 38 (14.67%) iSCSI
22 36 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
23 33 (12.74%) 3PAR
23 33 (12.74%) Enterprise Storage
23 33 (12.74%) Citrix
24 32 (12.36%) Sun

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.02%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.63%) SAS
3 11 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.47%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (3.09%) Lync
6 3 (1.16%) IIS
7 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.54%) MS Office
3 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.32%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.54%) Amazon S3
1 4 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.77%) Office 365
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 175 (67.57%) SAN
2 70 (27.03%) NAS
3 52 (20.08%) Fibre Channel
4 38 (14.67%) iSCSI
5 30 (11.58%) DNS
6 26 (10.04%) DHCP
7 20 (7.72%) TCP/IP
8 12 (4.63%) LDAP
9 8 (3.09%) Firewall
10 6 (2.32%) WAN
11 5 (1.93%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.16%) FTP
12 3 (1.16%) VPN
12 3 (1.16%) LAN
12 3 (1.16%) Internet
12 3 (1.16%) DDNS
12 3 (1.16%) IPsec
12 3 (1.16%) SSH
13 2 (0.77%) VLAN
13 2 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.77%) MS Access
3 1 (0.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (2.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 71 (27.41%) Finance
2 15 (5.79%) Law
3 11 (4.25%) Banking
4 7 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.93%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.54%) Legal
7 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.77%) Retail
8 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.86%) Flash
2 3 (1.16%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.99%) Replication
2 36 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (12.74%) Enterprise Storage
4 18 (6.95%) CLARiiON
5 13 (5.02%) Celerra
6 12 (4.63%) Clustering
6 12 (4.63%) Symmetrix
7 7 (2.70%) EMC Centera
7 7 (2.70%) FlexPod
8 6 (2.32%) iSeries
8 6 (2.32%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.32%) AS400
9 5 (1.93%) Statistics
9 5 (1.93%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.16%) IBM XIV
10 3 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.77%) EqualLogic
12 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.39%) Wiki
12 1 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 116 (44.79%) Windows
2 85 (32.82%) Linux
3 69 (26.64%) UNIX
4 46 (17.76%) Solaris
5 43 (16.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (15.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (9.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (8.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (5.02%) AIX
10 7 (2.70%) VMS
11 3 (1.16%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.77%) HPUX
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (15.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (11.20%) Capacity Planning
2 29 (11.20%) Capacity Management
3 27 (10.42%) ITIL
4 25 (9.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 23 (8.88%) Change Management
6 16 (6.18%) Migration
6 16 (6.18%) Data Protection
7 15 (5.79%) Load Balancing
8 13 (5.02%) Configuration Management
9 12 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (3.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 9 (3.47%) Performance Analysis
10 9 (3.47%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (3.09%) People Management
11 8 (3.09%) Data Management
11 8 (3.09%) Incident Management
12 7 (2.70%) Change Control
12 7 (2.70%) Analytics
13 6 (2.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.65%) Perl
2 24 (9.27%) SQL
3 18 (6.95%) Bash Shell
4 9 (3.47%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.09%) Python
5 8 (3.09%) C
6 5 (1.93%) Bourne shell
7 3 (1.16%) VBScript
7 3 (1.16%) VB
8 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (11.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 30 (11.58%) Security Cleared
3 28 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 20 (7.72%) NCDA
4 20 (7.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (7.34%) DV Cleared
6 17 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (5.41%) MCSE
8 12 (4.63%) CCNA
9 9 (3.47%) MCSA
9 9 (3.47%) CCA
9 9 (3.47%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (3.09%) NCIE
11 4 (1.54%) BC Cleared
11 4 (1.54%) MCITP
11 4 (1.54%) RHCE
11 4 (1.54%) EMC Certification
12 3 (1.16%) CCIE
12 3 (1.16%) Degree
12 3 (1.16%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 87 (33.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (15.83%) NFS
3 29 (11.20%) vSphere
4 26 (10.04%) Active Directory
5 25 (9.65%) Hyper-V
6 24 (9.27%) VMware ESX
7 16 (6.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 9 (3.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (1.93%) SRDF
10 4 (1.54%) Firmware
11 3 (1.16%) Terminal Server
11 3 (1.16%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.16%) vCloud
12 2 (0.77%) XenApp
12 2 (0.77%) XenServer
12 2 (0.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 41 (15.83%) NetBackup
2 26 (10.04%) EMC NetWorker
3 19 (7.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 16 (6.18%) Nagios
5 14 (5.41%) Backup Exec
6 10 (3.86%) Tivoli
7 7 (2.70%) Legato
8 6 (2.32%) ARCserve
9 5 (1.93%) yum
9 5 (1.93%) Puppet
10 4 (1.54%) SCOM
11 3 (1.16%) RepliStor
11 3 (1.16%) PureDisk
12 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (0.77%) EMC TimeFinder
13 1 (0.39%) ServiceCenter
13 1 (0.39%) WSUS
13 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
13 1 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 1 (0.39%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 168 (64.86%) EMC
2 148 (57.14%) NetApp
3 144 (55.60%) VMware
4 121 (46.72%) HP
5 82 (31.66%) Brocade
6 75 (28.96%) Cisco
7 43 (16.60%) IBM
7 43 (16.60%) Microsoft
8 41 (15.83%) Red Hat
9 33 (12.74%) 3PAR
9 33 (12.74%) Citrix
10 32 (12.36%) Sun
11 27 (10.42%) Symantec
11 27 (10.42%) Oracle
12 18 (6.95%) CA
12 18 (6.95%) CommVault
13 17 (6.56%) Dell
13 17 (6.56%) StorageTek
14 14 (5.41%) Veritas
15 13 (5.02%) Hitachi
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