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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Specialist
Rank 853 857 866
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 44 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.041% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.044% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 20
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 £40,000 £42,750 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,400 £52,750
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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £26,500 £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 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Storage Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Specialist
Top 28 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 4 August 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 +16 44 £60,000 +20.00% 1
London +32 17 £62,000 +24.00%
City of London +43 9 £64,000 +28.00%
Yorkshire +3 9 £35,000 -6.66%
South West - 6 £70,000 - 1
East of England -7 5 £60,000 +20.00%
Dorset - 5 - - 1
Leeds - 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 - -
South East +15 4 £45,000 -17.43%
Essex - 4 £60,000 -
Berkshire +10 3 - -
South Yorkshire +4 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Docklands, London - 3 £46,500 -
Slough - 3 - -
Doncaster -2 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Brentwood - 2 - -
Colchester - 2 £60,000 -
Midlands - 2 - -
Merseyside +2 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Surrey +2 1 £45,000 -28.00%
Liverpool +1 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Bedford 0 1 £67,500 +35.00%
North West -10 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Bedfordshire -10 1 £67,500 +35.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £70,000 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - - 1

Storage Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 74 (64.35%) SAN
2 55 (47.83%) Capacity Planning
3 52 (45.22%) HP
4 50 (43.48%) EMC
5 47 (40.87%) 3PAR
6 45 (39.13%) Fibre Channel
6 45 (39.13%) Brocade
7 44 (38.26%) Windows
8 38 (33.04%) CommVault
9 37 (32.17%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (31.30%) Linux
11 35 (30.43%) NetApp
11 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (30.43%) CMDB
12 32 (27.83%) VMware
13 31 (26.96%) IBM
14 29 (25.22%) Cisco
15 26 (22.61%) UNIX
16 23 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (19.13%) Finance
18 21 (18.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 21 (18.26%) ITIL
19 19 (16.52%) EMC VNX
20 18 (15.65%) Tivoli
20 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2008
21 17 (14.78%) C
21 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
22 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
23 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
23 13 (11.30%) Hitachi

Storage Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.74%) Lync
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (6.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.74%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (64.35%) SAN
2 45 (39.13%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (6.09%) NAS
4 5 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.74%) DNS
5 2 (1.74%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.87%) LDAP
6 1 (0.87%) LAN
6 1 (0.87%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) MS Access
2 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.87%) Informix
3 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.87%) Riak
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (19.13%) Finance
2 10 (8.70%) Banking
3 3 (2.61%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.09%) Flash
2 2 (1.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (32.17%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (30.43%) CMDB
3 19 (16.52%) EMC VNX
4 9 (7.83%) Data Centre
5 8 (6.96%) iSeries
5 8 (6.96%) AS400
6 6 (5.22%) Private Cloud
6 6 (5.22%) FlexPod
7 5 (4.35%) IBM XIV
7 5 (4.35%) Replication
8 4 (3.48%) Hedge funds
8 4 (3.48%) EMC VMAX
9 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (2.61%) CLARiiON
9 3 (2.61%) EMC Centera
9 3 (2.61%) Symmetrix DMX
9 3 (2.61%) Celerra
10 1 (0.87%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.87%) Clustering
10 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (38.26%) Windows
2 36 (31.30%) Linux
3 26 (22.61%) UNIX
4 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (11.30%) Data ONTAP
7 10 (8.70%) Solaris
8 8 (6.96%) AIX
9 4 (3.48%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.87%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (47.83%) Capacity Planning
2 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.26%) ITIL
4 10 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 10 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (5.22%) Business Continuity
6 5 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 5 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.48%) Operations Management
7 4 (3.48%) Asset Management
7 4 (3.48%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.61%) Change Control
9 2 (1.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.74%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.74%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.74%) Time Management
9 2 (1.74%) Data Protection
10 1 (0.87%) Problem Management
10 1 (0.87%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.78%) C
2 12 (10.43%) SQL
3 5 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (0.87%) Python
4 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.22%) Degree
3 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.87%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.96%) Hyper-V
2 8 (6.96%) VMware ESX
2 8 (6.96%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 6 (5.22%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (5.22%) NFS
4 4 (3.48%) vCloud
5 3 (2.61%) XenApp
6 2 (1.74%) Xen
6 2 (1.74%) GPFS
7 1 (0.87%) Firmware
7 1 (0.87%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 21 (18.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 18 (15.65%) Tivoli
3 13 (11.30%) EMC VPLEX
4 5 (4.35%) SnapMirror
4 5 (4.35%) SnapVault
4 5 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.48%) SCCM
5 4 (3.48%) SCOM
6 1 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 52 (45.22%) HP
2 50 (43.48%) EMC
3 47 (40.87%) 3PAR
4 45 (39.13%) Brocade
5 38 (33.04%) CommVault
6 35 (30.43%) NetApp
7 32 (27.83%) VMware
8 31 (26.96%) IBM
9 29 (25.22%) Cisco
10 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
11 13 (11.30%) Hitachi
12 11 (9.57%) Oracle
12 11 (9.57%) Citrix
13 8 (6.96%) BMC
14 6 (5.22%) Veeam
15 5 (4.35%) IronPort
15 5 (4.35%) Blue Coat
15 5 (4.35%) Symantec
15 5 (4.35%) Websense
16 3 (2.61%) Dell
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago