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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Specialist
Rank 829 848 793
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 61 57 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.050% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.053% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 52 40 42
Average salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £55,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%

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
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
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 £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 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 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Storage Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Specialist
Top 18 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 30 March 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 +25 61 £45,500 -9.00% 2
London +7 27 £57,500 +15.00%
Essex - 15 £42,500 -
East of England - 15 £42,500 -
City of London +15 13 £57,500 +7.98%
Yorkshire +11 12 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Colchester - 10 £42,500 -
Brentwood - 5 - -
Birmingham -8 4 £37,500 -11.76%
West Midlands -31 4 £37,500 -14.77%
Leeds +3 2 - - 1
Cheshire +2 2 £40,000 -
North West 0 2 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -5 2 - - 1
Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
South East 0 1 £65,000 +40.54% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £46,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £65,000 -

Storage Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 93 (73.81%) HP
2 88 (69.84%) SAN
3 80 (63.49%) Brocade
4 70 (55.56%) 3PAR
5 69 (54.76%) Fibre Channel
6 66 (52.38%) Capacity Planning
7 56 (44.44%) CommVault
7 56 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
8 55 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (43.65%) CMDB
9 44 (34.92%) EMC
10 37 (29.37%) NetApp
11 35 (27.78%) Finance
12 34 (26.98%) Windows
13 28 (22.22%) VMware
14 26 (20.63%) IBM
15 24 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (15.87%) Linux
17 18 (14.29%) Symantec
18 17 (13.49%) SLA
19 16 (12.70%) Cisco
20 15 (11.90%) UNIX
21 14 (11.11%) Project Management
21 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
21 14 (11.11%) Data Protection
22 13 (10.32%) Data Management
22 13 (10.32%) Benchmarking
22 13 (10.32%) Financial Institution
22 13 (10.32%) Middleware
22 13 (10.32%) Microsoft

Storage Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) MS Office
1 8 (6.35%) MS Excel
1 8 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (69.84%) SAN
2 69 (54.76%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.38%) NAS
3 3 (2.38%) LAN
4 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.59%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.79%) DNS
5 1 (0.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.35%) MS Access
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
General
1 35 (27.78%) Finance
2 13 (10.32%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.79%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.32%) Middleware
2 7 (5.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 56 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (43.65%) CMDB
3 9 (7.14%) Replication
4 8 (6.35%) AS400
4 8 (6.35%) iSeries
5 4 (3.17%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.98%) Windows
2 20 (15.87%) Linux
3 15 (11.90%) UNIX
4 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.14%) Solaris
7 8 (6.35%) AIX
8 7 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.76%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.79%) HPUX
10 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (52.38%) Capacity Planning
2 55 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.11%) Project Management
3 14 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 13 (10.32%) Data Management
4 13 (10.32%) Benchmarking
5 10 (7.94%) ITIL
6 7 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 7 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.56%) Operations Management
7 5 (3.97%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.38%) Migration
8 3 (2.38%) Change Control
8 3 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.38%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.59%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.59%) Configuration Management
10 1 (0.79%) Business Transformation
10 1 (0.79%) Software Asset Management
10 1 (0.79%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.73%) SQL
2 5 (3.97%) C
2 5 (3.97%) Perl
3 1 (0.79%) VB
3 1 (0.79%) Python
3 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (2.38%) HP MASE
2 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.79%) Degree
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.49%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.73%) Hyper-V
2 11 (8.73%) VMware ESX
3 7 (5.56%) vCloud
4 6 (4.76%) NFS
5 4 (3.17%) XenApp
5 4 (3.17%) vSphere
6 3 (2.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.59%) Xen
8 1 (0.79%) Firmware
8 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.79%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) Tivoli
1 8 (6.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.59%) SCCM
3 2 (1.59%) SCOM
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.79%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 93 (73.81%) HP
2 80 (63.49%) Brocade
3 70 (55.56%) 3PAR
4 56 (44.44%) CommVault
5 44 (34.92%) EMC
6 37 (29.37%) NetApp
7 28 (22.22%) VMware
8 26 (20.63%) IBM
9 18 (14.29%) Symantec
10 16 (12.70%) Cisco
11 13 (10.32%) Microsoft
12 12 (9.52%) Citrix
12 12 (9.52%) Veeam
13 9 (7.14%) Oracle
13 9 (7.14%) Hitachi
14 8 (6.35%) BMC
15 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
16 1 (0.79%) Fujitsu
16 1 (0.79%) Sun
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