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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Support Engineer
Rank 941 950 984
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Support Engineer 15 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.026% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.027% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 7
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £27,850 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+21.33% -10.71%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016 within the UK.

Storage Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Support Engineer
Top 8 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 April 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
(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 -10 14 £57,500 +27.77%
London +12 11 £60,000 -6.25%
South East +20 3 £41,000 +17.14%
City of London - 3 £60,000 -
Mayfair - 3 £42,500 -
Reading +14 2 £47,500 +8.57%
Berkshire -1 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey - 1 £41,000 -

Storage Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 27 (84.38%) VMware
2 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server
4 16 (50.00%) Linux
5 14 (43.75%) SAN
6 11 (34.38%) EMC
7 10 (31.25%) NetApp
7 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
8 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
10 6 (18.75%) Unix
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco
10 6 (18.75%) Replication
10 6 (18.75%) Degree
11 5 (15.63%) OpenStack
11 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (15.63%) iSCSI
11 5 (15.63%) Advertising
11 5 (15.63%) NFS
11 5 (15.63%) Citrix
11 5 (15.63%) Hitachi
12 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (12.50%) SCCM

Storage Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (15.63%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) iSCSI
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) NAS
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.13%) DMZ
5 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (3.13%) MPLS
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) SSL
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) WLAN
General
1 5 (15.63%) Advertising
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Replication
3 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (9.38%) EMC VNX
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server
3 16 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.75%) Unix
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Case Management
2 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.25%) Data Management
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) High Availability
4 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Network Design
4 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) NCDA
2 1 (3.13%) RHCT
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
4 5 (15.63%) NFS
5 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.13%) vSphere
7 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
1 4 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.13%) Legato
2 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.13%) Simpana
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) EMC
3 10 (31.25%) NetApp
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco
6 5 (15.63%) Citrix
6 5 (15.63%) Hitachi
7 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (6.25%) Brocade
8 2 (6.25%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) Isilon
8 2 (6.25%) Juniper
9 1 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (3.13%) IBM
9 1 (3.13%) SunGard
9 1 (3.13%) Symantec
9 1 (3.13%) Veeam