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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 717 756 679
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -77
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 173 144 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 159 132 182
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.85%

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
104068 101994 108481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86662 82710 93503
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 £26,861 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +33 170 £52,500 +10.52% 9
South East +9 61 £52,500 +10.52% 4
London +16 60 £57,500 +18.55% 3
Berkshire +19 29 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Reading +17 29 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Surrey +14 20 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Midlands -10 17 £42,500 - 1
North West -15 15 £30,750 -5.38%
East of England -24 14 £48,750 -2.50% 1
City of London +17 13 £55,000 +13.98% 1
Manchester -10 12 £30,750 -36.92%
Guildford - 9 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £56,250 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £36,250 -27.50%
Birmingham -7 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Leeds -2 4 £55,000 +22.22%
West Sussex -2 4 £62,500 +31.57%
West Yorkshire -2 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Yorkshire -8 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Staffordshire - 4 £42,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £42,500 -
Halesowen - 4 £29,000 -
Crawley - 4 £62,500 -
Newport +13 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Wales +6 3 £40,000 -20.00%
South Wales +3 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Cheshire -2 3 £45,000 -
Cambridge -12 3 £53,750 +7.50%
High Wycombe - 3 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £52,500 - 1

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 199 (64.61%) SAN
2 190 (61.69%) VMware
3 164 (53.25%) Windows
4 158 (51.30%) EMC
5 149 (48.38%) NetApp
6 148 (48.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 121 (39.29%) HP
8 99 (32.14%) Microsoft
9 90 (29.22%) Brocade
10 87 (28.25%) Linux
11 74 (24.03%) UNIX
12 67 (21.75%) IBM
12 67 (21.75%) Finance
13 63 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 60 (19.48%) NAS
15 59 (19.16%) Solaris
16 55 (17.86%) NetBackup
17 54 (17.53%) Cisco
17 54 (17.53%) Citrix
18 49 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 49 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
19 45 (14.61%) vSphere
19 45 (14.61%) AIX
20 43 (13.96%) Hyper-V
21 42 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
21 42 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
22 39 (12.66%) SQL Server
23 37 (12.01%) Oracle
24 36 (11.69%) NCDA
24 36 (11.69%) Capacity Management

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 27 (8.77%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (2.60%) SAS
3 8 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.30%) Apache
4 4 (1.30%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.97%) Node.js
5 3 (0.97%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.60%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.32%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.30%) Office 365
2 2 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 199 (64.61%) SAN
2 60 (19.48%) NAS
3 42 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
4 35 (11.36%) iSCSI
5 32 (10.39%) DNS
6 18 (5.84%) TCP/IP
7 17 (5.52%) DHCP
8 16 (5.19%) Firewall
9 8 (2.60%) LDAP
10 6 (1.95%) FTP
11 4 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (0.97%) FWSM
12 3 (0.97%) Internet
13 2 (0.65%) Broadband
14 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.79%) DB2
3 3 (0.97%) Informix
3 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.97%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.97%) Redis
3 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.97%) Subversion
2 3 (0.97%) JIRA
2 3 (0.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 67 (21.75%) Finance
2 33 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.22%) Banking
3 13 (4.22%) Law
4 4 (1.30%) Legal
4 4 (1.30%) German Language
5 3 (0.97%) Games
5 3 (0.97%) French Language
6 1 (0.32%) Retail
6 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.62%) Flash
2 3 (0.97%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (11.36%) Replication
3 27 (8.77%) Clustering
4 26 (8.44%) CLARiiON
5 22 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 17 (5.52%) Hedge funds
7 15 (4.87%) EqualLogic
8 11 (3.57%) Celerra
9 5 (1.62%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.62%) IBM XIV
10 4 (1.30%) EMC Centera
10 4 (1.30%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.97%) Symmetrix DMX
12 2 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.65%) AS400
12 2 (0.65%) iSeries
13 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.32%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 164 (53.25%) Windows
2 87 (28.25%) Linux
3 74 (24.03%) UNIX
4 63 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (19.16%) Solaris
6 45 (14.61%) AIX
7 42 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.62%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.97%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (11.69%) Capacity Management
2 30 (9.74%) ITIL
3 29 (9.42%) Programme Management
3 29 (9.42%) Root Cause Analysis
4 25 (8.12%) Project Management
5 23 (7.47%) Capacity Planning
6 21 (6.82%) Change Management
7 19 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (5.52%) Performance Monitoring
9 16 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (4.55%) Data Management
11 10 (3.25%) Load Balancing
12 9 (2.92%) Migration
13 8 (2.60%) Configuration Management
14 7 (2.27%) Service Delivery
14 7 (2.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 7 (2.27%) Performance Management
14 7 (2.27%) Change Control
14 7 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
15 6 (1.95%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.06%) SQL
2 16 (5.19%) Perl
3 13 (4.22%) Bash Shell
4 9 (2.92%) Shell Script
4 9 (2.92%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.27%) Python
6 3 (0.97%) Bourne shell
6 3 (0.97%) PHP
7 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 36 (11.69%) NCDA
3 35 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (7.47%) SC Cleared
4 23 (7.47%) Security Cleared
5 19 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (5.84%) MCSE
6 18 (5.84%) DV Cleared
7 17 (5.52%) NCIE
8 13 (4.22%) MCSA
8 13 (4.22%) CCNA
9 9 (2.92%) BC Cleared
10 8 (2.60%) CCA
10 8 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (2.27%) VCAP
12 4 (1.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.97%) CISSP
13 3 (0.97%) CCIE
13 3 (0.97%) CCSP
13 3 (0.97%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.25%) QA
2 8 (2.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (48.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (14.61%) vSphere
3 43 (13.96%) Hyper-V
4 32 (10.39%) VMware ESX
5 28 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (6.17%) Active Directory
7 17 (5.52%) NFS
8 14 (4.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 12 (3.90%) XenApp
10 10 (3.25%) Firmware
11 7 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (1.30%) XenServer
13 3 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.65%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.65%) vCloud
15 1 (0.32%) StorNext
15 1 (0.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 55 (17.86%) NetBackup
2 34 (11.04%) EMC NetWorker
3 20 (6.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 15 (4.87%) Backup Exec
5 11 (3.57%) Nagios
6 10 (3.25%) ARCserve
7 9 (2.92%) Legato
8 8 (2.60%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (1.62%) SCOM
9 5 (1.62%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.30%) RepliStor
10 4 (1.30%) SCCM
11 3 (0.97%) Cacti
11 3 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.97%) yum
11 3 (0.97%) Puppet
11 3 (0.97%) Salt
11 3 (0.97%) Opsview
11 3 (0.97%) Graphite
12 2 (0.65%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 190 (61.69%) VMware
2 158 (51.30%) EMC
3 149 (48.38%) NetApp
4 121 (39.29%) HP
5 99 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 90 (29.22%) Brocade
7 67 (21.75%) IBM
8 54 (17.53%) Cisco
8 54 (17.53%) Citrix
9 37 (12.01%) Oracle
10 33 (10.71%) 3PAR
11 29 (9.42%) Symantec
11 29 (9.42%) Sun
12 25 (8.12%) StorageTek
13 24 (7.79%) Dell
14 21 (6.82%) Veritas
15 16 (5.19%) Red Hat
15 16 (5.19%) CA
15 16 (5.19%) Veeam
16 15 (4.87%) CommVault
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