The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage System Administrator
Rank 891 864 885
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Systems Administrator 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.013% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -

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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Storage Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Storage Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Storage Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Systems Administrator over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Storage Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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 -3 3 £60,000 -
South East -11 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Hampshire - 3 £60,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £32,500 -

Storage Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Systems Administrator 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) UNIX
2 10 (71.43%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (64.29%) Brocade
3 9 (64.29%) iSCSI
3 9 (64.29%) SAN
4 8 (57.14%) NAS
5 7 (50.00%) EMC Navisphere
5 7 (50.00%) EMC
5 7 (50.00%) Symantec
5 7 (50.00%) Solaris
5 7 (50.00%) FTP
5 7 (50.00%) NFS
6 6 (42.86%) Perl
6 6 (42.86%) Change Management
6 6 (42.86%) HP
6 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
6 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
7 5 (35.71%) Veritas File System
7 5 (35.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Nagios
7 5 (35.71%) 3PAR
7 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) Veritas
7 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
7 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle

Storage Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Storage Systems Administrator 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) iSCSI
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 8 (57.14%) NAS
3 7 (50.00%) FTP
4 4 (28.57%) SSH
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (28.57%) Replication
3 3 (21.43%) CLARiiON
4 1 (7.14%) Firmware
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) UNIX
3 7 (50.00%) Solaris
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Management
1 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) NFS
2 5 (35.71%) Veritas File System
2 5 (35.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) vCloud
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) EMC Navisphere
2 5 (35.71%) Nagios
2 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
3 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (28.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (21.43%) SCVMM
5 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Brocade
2 7 (50.00%) EMC
2 7 (50.00%) Symantec
3 6 (42.86%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) 3PAR
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Veritas
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) Sun
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (7.14%) Isilon
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp