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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Specialist
Rank 833 892 852
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 69 46 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.039% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.041% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 26
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £38,500
% 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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Storage Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Specialist
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 Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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 +46 68 £60,000 +20.00% 4
London +41 30 £60,000 +9.09% 1
City of London +54 21 £60,000 +6.66% 1
East of England +7 14 £60,000 +20.00%
Essex - 12 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +11 11 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Colchester - 8 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire +5 6 £35,000 -6.66%
South East +12 5 £45,000 -25.61%
Doncaster 0 5 £35,000 -6.66%
South West - 5 £70,000 - 1
Docklands, London - 4 £46,500 -
Dorset - 4 - - 1
Brentwood - 4 - -
Slough - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 - -
Surrey +9 2 £45,000 -28.00%
West Yorkshire - 2 £62,500 - 1
Midlands - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £62,500 - 1
Bedford +10 1 £67,500 +35.00%
Bedfordshire +5 1 £67,500 +35.00%
Liverpool +4 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Merseyside +3 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Scotland +3 1 - -
North Yorkshire +1 1 £60,000 +84.61%
Hertfordshire 0 1 - -
West Midlands -11 1 £45,000 +28.57%
North West -14 1 £65,000 +8.33% 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -

Storage Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 86 (67.19%) SAN
2 67 (52.34%) HP
2 67 (52.34%) Capacity Planning
3 61 (47.66%) 3PAR
4 59 (46.09%) Brocade
5 57 (44.53%) Fibre Channel
6 50 (39.06%) Windows
6 50 (39.06%) CommVault
7 49 (38.28%) Analytical Skills
8 47 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (36.72%) CMDB
9 46 (35.94%) EMC
10 37 (28.91%) NetApp
11 35 (27.34%) Linux
12 34 (26.56%) VMware
13 30 (23.44%) IBM
14 25 (19.53%) Finance
14 25 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (18.75%) UNIX
16 23 (17.97%) Cisco
16 23 (17.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 20 (15.63%) Tivoli
17 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
18 19 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
19 17 (13.28%) C
19 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
20 16 (12.50%) ITIL
21 15 (11.72%) SQL
21 15 (11.72%) EMC VNX
21 15 (11.72%) Data ONTAP

Storage Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.56%) Lync
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (7.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.91%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.56%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (67.19%) SAN
2 57 (44.53%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (3.13%) NAS
4 3 (2.34%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.56%) LAN
5 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.56%) DNS
6 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.81%) MS Access
2 2 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.78%) Informix
3 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.78%) Riak
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (19.53%) Finance
2 10 (7.81%) Banking
3 3 (2.34%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.03%) Flash
2 2 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (38.28%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (36.72%) CMDB
3 15 (11.72%) EMC VNX
4 10 (7.81%) AS400
4 10 (7.81%) iSeries
5 9 (7.03%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.69%) Private Cloud
6 6 (4.69%) FlexPod
6 6 (4.69%) Replication
7 4 (3.13%) Hedge funds
7 4 (3.13%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.34%) Symmetrix DMX
8 3 (2.34%) CLARiiON
8 3 (2.34%) EMC Centera
8 3 (2.34%) Celerra
9 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.56%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (39.06%) Windows
2 35 (27.34%) Linux
3 24 (18.75%) UNIX
4 19 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (11.72%) Data ONTAP
7 12 (9.38%) Solaris
8 10 (7.81%) AIX
9 4 (3.13%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.78%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (52.34%) Capacity Planning
2 47 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.50%) ITIL
4 12 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (7.03%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.69%) Business Continuity
7 5 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.13%) Operations Management
8 4 (3.13%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.34%) Change Control
10 2 (1.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.56%) Capacity Management
10 2 (1.56%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.56%) Time Management
10 2 (1.56%) Data Protection
11 1 (0.78%) Problem Management
11 1 (0.78%) Investment Management
11 1 (0.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.28%) C
2 15 (11.72%) SQL
3 5 (3.91%) Perl
4 1 (0.78%) Python
4 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.47%) Degree
3 5 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.78%) HP MASE
4 1 (0.78%) NCDA
4 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.81%) VMware ESX
3 9 (7.03%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.69%) NFS
4 6 (4.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 6 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.13%) vCloud
6 3 (2.34%) XenApp
7 2 (1.56%) Xen
7 2 (1.56%) GPFS
8 1 (0.78%) vSphere
8 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.78%) Firmware
8 1 (0.78%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 23 (17.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 20 (15.63%) Tivoli
3 13 (10.16%) EMC VPLEX
4 6 (4.69%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.91%) SnapMirror
5 5 (3.91%) SnapVault
6 4 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (3.13%) SCCM
6 4 (3.13%) SCOM
7 1 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 67 (52.34%) HP
2 61 (47.66%) 3PAR
3 59 (46.09%) Brocade
4 50 (39.06%) CommVault
5 46 (35.94%) EMC
6 37 (28.91%) NetApp
7 34 (26.56%) VMware
8 30 (23.44%) IBM
9 23 (17.97%) Cisco
10 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
11 13 (10.16%) Oracle
11 13 (10.16%) Citrix
11 13 (10.16%) Hitachi
12 10 (7.81%) BMC
13 8 (6.25%) Veeam
14 5 (3.91%) IronPort
14 5 (3.91%) Blue Coat
14 5 (3.91%) Symantec
14 5 (3.91%) Websense
15 3 (2.34%) Dell
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 23 days ago