The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Solutions Architect
Rank 891 872 885
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Solutions Architect 8 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £65,000

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Storage Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Storage Solutions Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Storage Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Storage Solutions Architect within the UK.

Storage Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Storage Solutions Architect
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
South East -13 8 - -
England -28 8 - -
West Midlands - 8 - -
Birmingham - 8 - -
Leeds - 8 - -
Reading - 8 - -
Sheffield - 8 - -
Berkshire - 8 - -
South Yorkshire - 8 - -
West Yorkshire - 8 - -
Yorkshire - 8 - -

Storage Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) EMC
1 10 (100.00%) NetApp
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) CLARiiON
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Celerra
2 8 (80.00%) vSphere
2 8 (80.00%) WAAS
2 8 (80.00%) 3PAR
2 8 (80.00%) NCDA
2 8 (80.00%) NCIE
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (80.00%) VCAP
2 8 (80.00%) VTSP
2 8 (80.00%) CCIA
2 8 (80.00%) vCloud
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (80.00%) MCTS
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (80.00%) MCITP
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) CCA
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix Certification

Storage Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) WAAS
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) CLARiiON
2 8 (80.00%) Celerra
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Symmetrix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) MCSE
1 8 (80.00%) CCA
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (80.00%) CCEA
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (80.00%) MCTS
1 8 (80.00%) MCITP
1 8 (80.00%) NCDA
1 8 (80.00%) NCIE
1 8 (80.00%) VCAP
1 8 (80.00%) VTSP
1 8 (80.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) vSphere
2 8 (80.00%) vCloud
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) EMC
1 10 (100.00%) NetApp
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) 3PAR
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) IBM