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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Support Engineer
Rank 915 906 927
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Support Engineer 20 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.029% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.030% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 8
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,750 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Storage Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Support Engineer
Top 20 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 11 February 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
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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 +9 19 £42,500 -15.00% 1
South East +15 11 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Reading +4 6 £50,000 +42.85%
Berkshire -13 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Hampshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
South West - 5 £24,500 -
London +5 3 £42,500 -34.61%
Gloucestershire - 3 £24,500 -
Mayfair - 3 £42,500 -
Cheltenham - 3 £24,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £37,500 -
Dorset - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands -20 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £26,689 -
Harrogate - 1 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -

Storage Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 22 (78.57%) VMware
2 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
4 15 (53.57%) SAN
5 14 (50.00%) NetApp
6 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
7 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
8 9 (32.14%) Linux
9 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 8 (28.57%) EMC
10 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
12 5 (17.86%) Citrix
12 5 (17.86%) Hitachi
12 5 (17.86%) Unix
12 5 (17.86%) Replication
12 5 (17.86%) Advertising
12 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (17.86%) OpenStack
13 4 (14.29%) NAS
14 3 (10.71%) Data Management
14 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (10.71%) VPN
14 3 (10.71%) HP
14 3 (10.71%) Symantec
14 3 (10.71%) SCCM
14 3 (10.71%) SCOM

Storage Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 (17.86%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) NAS
3 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
3 3 (10.71%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) DMZ
5 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) WLAN
General
1 5 (17.86%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
3 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (17.86%) Unix
7 1 (3.57%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Data Management
2 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 2 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (3.57%) Change Management
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) Migration
3 1 (3.57%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) NCDA
1 3 (10.71%) VCAP
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.14%) NCIE
3 1 (3.57%) CCA
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.57%) NFS
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
5 1 (3.57%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.57%) Legato
2 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) Simpana
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) VMware
2 14 (50.00%) NetApp
3 8 (28.57%) EMC
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 5 (17.86%) Citrix
6 5 (17.86%) Hitachi
7 3 (10.71%) HP
7 3 (10.71%) Symantec
8 2 (7.14%) IBM
9 1 (3.57%) Brocade
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco
9 1 (3.57%) Juniper
9 1 (3.57%) Veeam