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 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 Support Engineer
Rank 885 931 870
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Support Engineer 17 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.006% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.006% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 11
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%

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 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
Top 6 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 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
(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 +33 17 £45,000 -10.00%
South East +18 11 £52,500 +5.00%
Reading +5 11 £52,500 -
Berkshire +5 11 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £45,000 -
East of England - 6 £45,000 -

Storage Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (97.30%) HP
2 33 (89.19%) SAN
3 26 (70.27%) Sun
3 26 (70.27%) Brocade
4 21 (56.76%) Data Centre
5 20 (54.05%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (54.05%) EMC
5 20 (54.05%) VMware
6 18 (48.65%) Capacity Management
7 17 (45.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 17 (45.95%) Fibre Channel
7 17 (45.95%) Performance Monitoring
7 17 (45.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (45.95%) Replication
7 17 (45.95%) NAS
7 17 (45.95%) EMC NetWorker
7 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
7 17 (45.95%) DV Cleared
7 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
7 17 (45.95%) Configuration Management
7 17 (45.95%) StorageTek
8 10 (27.03%) NetApp
8 10 (27.03%) Windows
9 9 (24.32%) Solaris
9 9 (24.32%) Linux
9 9 (24.32%) IBM
9 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
10 7 (18.92%) Cisco
10 7 (18.92%) Citrix
10 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure

Storage Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (89.19%) SAN
2 17 (45.95%) NAS
2 17 (45.95%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (8.11%) LDAP
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Data Centre
2 20 (54.05%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (45.95%) Replication
3 17 (45.95%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (16.22%) Clustering
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Solaris
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
3 7 (18.92%) Data ONTAP
4 6 (16.22%) UNIX
4 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Capacity Management
2 17 (45.95%) Performance Monitoring
2 17 (45.95%) Configuration Management
2 17 (45.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Release Management
5 3 (8.11%) Time Management
6 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Perl
1 3 (8.11%) Python
1 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
1 17 (45.95%) DV Cleared
1 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.11%) RHCE
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.11%) NCDA
3 3 (8.11%) RHCSA
3 3 (8.11%) CCIE
3 3 (8.11%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (45.95%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (16.22%) Nagios
2 6 (16.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (97.30%) HP
2 26 (70.27%) Sun
2 26 (70.27%) Brocade
3 20 (54.05%) VMware
3 20 (54.05%) EMC
4 17 (45.95%) StorageTek
5 10 (27.03%) NetApp
6 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
6 9 (24.32%) IBM
7 7 (18.92%) Cisco
7 7 (18.92%) Citrix
7 7 (18.92%) Veeam
7 7 (18.92%) 3PAR
8 6 (16.22%) Dell
8 6 (16.22%) CA
9 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (8.11%) Symantec
9 3 (8.11%) Juniper
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle
9 3 (8.11%) Microsoft