The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Storage
Rank 216 170 203
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +33
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 4 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.072% 0.61% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 1.87% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 33 4
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £44,000 £47,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £55,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +25.00%
Enterprise Storage
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1683 1766 1477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.23% 32.89% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1494 1277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Enterprise Storage
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Storage Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Storage
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage across the West Midlands region.

Enterprise Storage Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Storage
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Birmingham -36 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Coventry - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Enterprise Storage
England

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Enterprise Storage also 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 that cited Enterprise Storage.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) NetApp
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) EMC
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Replication
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) Change Control
4 4 (44.44%) Release Management
4 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
4 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) Hitachi
6 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Enterprise Storage also 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 that cited Enterprise Storage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Release Management
2 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) RHEV
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) NetApp
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) EMC
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Hitachi
5 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
6 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) HP