The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Specialist
Rank 924 860 898
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 27 81 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.077% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.080% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 21 75 45
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-22.94% -15.00%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Storage Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Storage Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Storage Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Specialist over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Storage Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Specialist
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
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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 -46 27 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Manchester +28 17 £28,000 -65.00%
North West +7 17 £28,000 -65.00%
East of England -10 4 - -
Brentwood -2 3 - -
South East -9 3 £44,088 -32.17%
Essex -16 3 - -
Brighton - 3 £44,088 -
East Sussex - 3 £44,088 -
West Yorkshire +5 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Yorkshire -2 2 £38,750 -8.82%
Cambridge 0 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -1 1 - -
London -22 1 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Bradford - 1 £37,500 -

Storage Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 31 (56.36%) SAN
2 28 (50.91%) NetApp
3 25 (45.45%) IBM
4 24 (43.64%) Windows
4 24 (43.64%) VMware
5 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 20 (36.36%) HP
7 19 (34.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (34.55%) MCSE
7 19 (34.55%) EMC
8 18 (32.73%) Windows Server
9 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
10 15 (27.27%) Oracle
11 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
12 13 (23.64%) ITIL
12 13 (23.64%) Linux
12 13 (23.64%) Dell
13 12 (21.82%) DNS
14 11 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 11 (20.00%) DHCP
14 11 (20.00%) Cisco
14 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (20.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
14 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (20.00%) EMC VNX
14 11 (20.00%) Lync
15 10 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
15 10 (18.18%) Citrix
16 9 (16.36%) Unix
16 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V

Storage Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (20.00%) Lync
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
2 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (56.36%) SAN
2 12 (21.82%) DNS
3 11 (20.00%) DHCP
4 9 (16.36%) iSCSI
4 9 (16.36%) NAS
5 8 (14.55%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.82%) FabricPath
8 1 (1.82%) Firewall
8 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) MS Access
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Flash
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
2 11 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 6 (10.91%) Clustering
4 4 (7.27%) IBM XIV
5 3 (5.45%) AS400
5 3 (5.45%) iSeries
6 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.64%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (3.64%) EMC VNXe
6 2 (3.64%) Replication
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.82%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.82%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Windows Server
3 13 (23.64%) Linux
4 10 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
5 9 (16.36%) Unix
6 3 (5.45%) AIX
6 3 (5.45%) Solaris
7 2 (3.64%) HPUX
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (10.91%) Problem Management
4 5 (9.09%) Change Management
5 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.27%) High Availability
5 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.45%) Data Management
7 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.64%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.64%) Project Management
7 2 (3.64%) Service Management
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.64%) Time Management
8 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.82%) Perl
3 1 (1.82%) Python
3 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) MCSE
1 19 (34.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.55%) MCSA
2 8 (14.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (12.73%) CCA
3 7 (12.73%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (12.73%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (12.73%) MCITP
3 7 (12.73%) MCP
3 7 (12.73%) MCTS
4 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) EMCSA
5 1 (1.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
4 8 (14.55%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (12.73%) NFS
5 7 (12.73%) XenServer
6 4 (7.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (7.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (10.91%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.45%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.82%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (1.82%) Legato
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) NetApp
2 25 (45.45%) IBM
3 24 (43.64%) VMware
4 20 (36.36%) HP
5 19 (34.55%) EMC
6 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
7 15 (27.27%) Oracle
8 13 (23.64%) Dell
9 11 (20.00%) Cisco
10 10 (18.18%) Citrix
11 4 (7.27%) Brocade
11 4 (7.27%) Symantec
12 3 (5.45%) 3PAR
12 3 (5.45%) BMC
13 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
13 2 (3.64%) Sun
14 1 (1.82%) arcserve
14 1 (1.82%) CommVault
14 1 (1.82%) Remedy
14 1 (1.82%) Veritas
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