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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 771 799 726
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 128 133 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 103 109 135
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 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,250 £70,000
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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +37 126 £50,000 +5.26% 19
London +36 61 £60,000 +9.09% 7
South East +23 28 £45,000 -5.26% 7
East of England +26 17 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +5 13 £50,000 -
Reading +13 12 £48,750 -
Surrey +16 7 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +15 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Buckinghamshire +9 7 £40,000 -1.84% 2
West Midlands -19 7 £47,500 +10.46% 1
Milton Keynes -2 6 £40,000 -1.84% 2
North West -4 6 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Birmingham -5 6 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Brentwood - 6 £45,000 - 1
Essex - 6 £45,000 - 1
City of London +14 5 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Yorkshire +17 4 £52,500 +54.41% 1
Manchester +3 4 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Hertfordshire -10 4 £55,000 -8.33%
Guildford - 4 £42,500 -
North East - 3 £40,000 -
Leeds +7 2 £52,500 +54.41% 1
Watford +3 2 - -
Cheshire 0 2 £48,750 +40.28%
West Yorkshire -1 2 £52,500 +54.41% 1
Peterborough -2 2 £43,000 -14.00%
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Northumberland - 2 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 222 (71.15%) SAN
2 202 (64.74%) EMC
3 171 (54.81%) VMware
4 165 (52.88%) NetApp
5 150 (48.08%) Windows
6 145 (46.47%) HP
7 106 (33.97%) VMware Infrastructure
8 104 (33.33%) Linux
9 97 (31.09%) Brocade
10 90 (28.85%) NAS
11 84 (26.92%) UNIX
12 82 (26.28%) Cisco
13 77 (24.68%) Finance
14 61 (19.55%) Fibre Channel
15 60 (19.23%) Microsoft
16 59 (18.91%) Solaris
17 58 (18.59%) Windows Server 2008
18 55 (17.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 55 (17.63%) NetBackup
19 54 (17.31%) IBM
20 50 (16.03%) Replication
21 49 (15.71%) Red Hat
22 46 (14.74%) Capacity Management
23 45 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
23 45 (14.42%) iSCSI
24 44 (14.10%) DNS
25 43 (13.78%) Disaster Recovery
26 42 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 41 (13.14%) NFS
28 40 (12.82%) Sun

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.81%) SAS
2 15 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.24%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.60%) IIS
5 5 (1.60%) Lync
6 3 (0.96%) Apache
6 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.96%) Node.js
7 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.96%) MS Office
2 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.28%) Amazon S3
1 4 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 222 (71.15%) SAN
2 90 (28.85%) NAS
3 61 (19.55%) Fibre Channel
4 45 (14.42%) iSCSI
5 44 (14.10%) DNS
6 34 (10.90%) DHCP
7 28 (8.97%) TCP/IP
8 16 (5.13%) LDAP
9 15 (4.81%) Firewall
10 8 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (1.92%) FTP
11 6 (1.92%) Internet
11 6 (1.92%) WAN
12 3 (0.96%) LAN
12 3 (0.96%) VPN
12 3 (0.96%) DDNS
12 3 (0.96%) IPsec
12 3 (0.96%) SSH
12 3 (0.96%) FWSM
13 2 (0.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.28%) DB2
3 3 (0.96%) Informix
3 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.96%) Redis
3 3 (0.96%) MySQL
3 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.64%) MS Access
5 1 (0.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (2.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.96%) Subversion
2 3 (0.96%) JIRA
2 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.96%) Jenkins
General
1 77 (24.68%) Finance
2 22 (7.05%) Law
3 14 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.17%) Banking
5 6 (1.92%) Legal
6 5 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.96%) Games
7 3 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.64%) Retail
8 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.53%) Flash
2 3 (0.96%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (0.96%) Apache Flex
2 3 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.03%) Replication
2 45 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 25 (8.01%) CLARiiON
5 18 (5.77%) Clustering
6 16 (5.13%) Celerra
7 13 (4.17%) Hedge funds
8 11 (3.53%) Symmetrix
9 10 (3.21%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.88%) EMC Centera
11 7 (2.24%) AS400
11 7 (2.24%) iSeries
11 7 (2.24%) FlexPod
12 6 (1.92%) IBM XIV
13 3 (0.96%) EqualLogic
13 3 (0.96%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.96%) Statistics
14 1 (0.32%) Wiki
14 1 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
14 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 150 (48.08%) Windows
2 104 (33.33%) Linux
3 84 (26.92%) UNIX
4 59 (18.91%) Solaris
5 58 (18.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (17.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 39 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (7.05%) AIX
10 5 (1.60%) VMS
11 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.64%) HPUX
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (14.74%) Capacity Management
2 43 (13.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 36 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
4 32 (10.26%) ITIL
5 31 (9.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 30 (9.62%) Change Management
7 22 (7.05%) Load Balancing
8 19 (6.09%) Migration
9 16 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 15 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (4.49%) Data Management
12 13 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 13 (4.17%) Data Protection
12 13 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
13 8 (2.56%) Kernel Tuning
13 8 (2.56%) Use Case
13 8 (2.56%) Release Management
14 7 (2.24%) Incident Management
14 7 (2.24%) Change Control
14 7 (2.24%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.26%) SQL
2 29 (9.29%) Perl
3 24 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 13 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 8 (2.56%) Bourne shell
6 7 (2.24%) Python
6 7 (2.24%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.92%) C
8 3 (0.96%) PHP
8 3 (0.96%) VBScript
8 3 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 36 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 34 (10.90%) SC Cleared
4 29 (9.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (8.97%) NCDA
6 25 (8.01%) DV Cleared
7 24 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (7.05%) MCSE
9 18 (5.77%) CCNA
10 15 (4.81%) MCSA
11 14 (4.49%) CCA
11 14 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (2.56%) BC Cleared
12 8 (2.56%) NCIE
13 7 (2.24%) RHCE
14 6 (1.92%) CCIE
15 4 (1.28%) MCITP
16 3 (0.96%) EMC Certification
16 3 (0.96%) CCSP
16 3 (0.96%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.53%) SLA
2 7 (2.24%) QA
System Software
1 106 (33.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (13.14%) NFS
3 39 (12.50%) vSphere
4 34 (10.90%) VMware ESX
5 26 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 26 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 16 (5.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 13 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (1.28%) SRDF
9 4 (1.28%) Firmware
10 3 (0.96%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.96%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.96%) vCloud
11 2 (0.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.64%) XenApp
11 2 (0.64%) XenServer
12 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 55 (17.63%) NetBackup
2 33 (10.58%) EMC NetWorker
3 24 (7.69%) Nagios
4 22 (7.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 18 (5.77%) Backup Exec
6 11 (3.53%) Tivoli
7 10 (3.21%) Legato
8 9 (2.88%) ARCserve
9 8 (2.56%) Puppet
9 8 (2.56%) yum
10 5 (1.60%) RepliStor
11 4 (1.28%) SCOM
12 3 (0.96%) Cacti
12 3 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.96%) Salt
12 3 (0.96%) Opsview
12 3 (0.96%) Graphite
13 2 (0.64%) PureDisk
13 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.64%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 202 (64.74%) EMC
2 171 (54.81%) VMware
3 165 (52.88%) NetApp
4 145 (46.47%) HP
5 97 (31.09%) Brocade
6 82 (26.28%) Cisco
7 60 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 54 (17.31%) IBM
9 49 (15.71%) Red Hat
10 40 (12.82%) Sun
11 38 (12.18%) Oracle
12 37 (11.86%) Citrix
12 37 (11.86%) Symantec
13 30 (9.62%) 3PAR
14 26 (8.33%) Veritas
14 26 (8.33%) CA
15 25 (8.01%) StorageTek
16 21 (6.73%) CommVault
17 15 (4.81%) Dell
18 11 (3.53%) Hitachi
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + OT / On Call
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Brentwood
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 12 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
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