The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Support Engineer
Rank 845 873 863
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Support Engineer 21 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.002% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.002% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 5
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-23.12% -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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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 £27,500 £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 Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Storage Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Storage Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Storage Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Support Engineer over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 within the UK.

Storage Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Support Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +35 21 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Berkshire 0 9 - - 1
South East -13 9 - - 1
Reading +3 8 - -
London - 7 £65,000 -
Manchester - 5 £30,750 -
North West - 5 £30,750 -

Storage Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (93.94%) HP
1 31 (93.94%) SAN
2 21 (63.64%) Brocade
3 19 (57.58%) Linux
4 18 (54.55%) UNIX
4 18 (54.55%) Sun
4 18 (54.55%) NetBackup
5 17 (51.52%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (48.48%) VMware
7 15 (45.45%) NetApp
8 13 (39.39%) EMC
9 12 (36.36%) StorageTek
9 12 (36.36%) Windows
9 12 (36.36%) EMC NetWorker
9 12 (36.36%) Capacity Management
10 10 (30.30%) NAS
10 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (30.30%) Perl
10 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
11 9 (27.27%) Nagios
11 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
11 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (27.27%) CA
11 9 (27.27%) LDAP
11 9 (27.27%) Solaris
11 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 9 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (27.27%) Replication
11 9 (27.27%) Load Balancing
11 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared

Storage Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 31 (93.94%) SAN
2 10 (30.30%) NAS
3 9 (27.27%) LDAP
3 9 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (12.12%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (27.27%) Replication
2 9 (27.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (18.18%) Clustering
4 4 (12.12%) Hedge funds
5 3 (9.09%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) UNIX
3 12 (36.36%) Windows
4 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (27.27%) Solaris
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.09%) AIX
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Capacity Management
2 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 9 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 9 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (24.24%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Release Management
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Perl
2 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 6 (18.18%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 9 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) MCSE
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) NCDA
3 3 (9.09%) RHCE
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (9.09%) NFS
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) NetBackup
2 12 (36.36%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (27.27%) Nagios
4 3 (9.09%) Puppet
4 3 (9.09%) yum
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) HP
2 21 (63.64%) Brocade
3 18 (54.55%) Sun
4 16 (48.48%) VMware
5 15 (45.45%) NetApp
6 13 (39.39%) EMC
7 12 (36.36%) StorageTek
8 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
9 9 (27.27%) CA
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 9 (27.27%) 3PAR
10 4 (12.12%) Cisco
11 3 (9.09%) Oracle
11 3 (9.09%) Dell
11 3 (9.09%) Veritas
11 3 (9.09%) Fujitsu
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Lawrence Harvey
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