The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Storage Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Specialist
Rank 891 945 946
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 21 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.028% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.029% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 36
Median salary £44,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £46,125 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -7.75%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Storage Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Storage Specialist in the job title.

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 September 2016 within the UK.

Storage Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Specialist
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 18 £44,500 -11.00%
East Midlands - 9 £27,500 -
Wellingborough - 6 £27,500 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £27,500 -
London +47 5 £90,000 +63.63%
South East +34 3 £50,000 -
Surrey - 3 £50,000 -
City of London - 2 £90,000 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Storage Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Storage Specialist in the job title.

1 25 (62.50%) EMC
2 19 (47.50%) NetApp
3 18 (45.00%) HP
4 17 (42.50%) VMware
5 15 (37.50%) SAN
6 12 (30.00%) ITIL
7 11 (27.50%) Windows
7 11 (27.50%) EMC VNX
8 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (22.50%) Unix
9 9 (22.50%) EMC VMAX
9 9 (22.50%) Presales
10 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 8 (20.00%) IBM
10 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (17.50%) HP ASE
11 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
11 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
11 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
12 6 (15.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 6 (15.00%) Dell
12 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 6 (15.00%) Linux
12 6 (15.00%) LAN
12 6 (15.00%) WAN
12 6 (15.00%) Law

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Office 365
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) SAN
2 6 (15.00%) LAN
2 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.00%) WAN
3 4 (10.00%) NAS
4 2 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) DMZ
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.50%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (15.00%) Law
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Advertising
3 3 (7.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) REST
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) EMC VNX
2 9 (22.50%) EMC VMAX
3 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
4 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.50%) Clustering
7 1 (2.50%) HP Storage
7 1 (2.50%) iSeries
7 1 (2.50%) LPAR
7 1 (2.50%) Replication
7 1 (2.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Unix
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.00%) Linux
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) AIX
6 2 (5.00%) HPUX
7 1 (2.50%) OS/400
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.50%) VMS
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Presales
3 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (15.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.50%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (7.50%) Network Management
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) Release Management
6 3 (7.50%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) HP ASE
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) HP AIS
4 1 (2.50%) HPE ATP
4 1 (2.50%) MCITP
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) VCP5
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.00%) vSphere
6 2 (5.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (2.50%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.50%) Firmware
7 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.50%) NFS
7 1 (2.50%) PowerHA
7 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.50%) Linux-HA
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) SCOM
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) EMC
2 19 (47.50%) NetApp
3 18 (45.00%) HP
4 17 (42.50%) VMware
5 8 (20.00%) IBM
6 6 (15.00%) Dell
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.00%) Riverbed
7 5 (12.50%) 3PAR
7 5 (12.50%) Cisco
8 2 (5.00%) Brocade
8 2 (5.00%) Citrix
9 1 (2.50%) CommVault
9 1 (2.50%) Isilon
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow