The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Storage
Rank 187 179 189
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 13 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.36% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 1.53% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 4
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +25.00%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1226 1174 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.88% 23.43% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 1002 936
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Enterprise Storage
England

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Enterprise Storage Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Birmingham +5 10 £47,500 +5.55%
Solihull - 2 £28,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £70,000 -
Enterprise Storage
England

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) VMware
3 22 (47.83%) ITIL
4 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (43.48%) Firewall
6 16 (34.78%) Finance
6 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 13 (28.26%) SAN
8 12 (26.09%) NetApp
8 12 (26.09%) Workflow
9 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 10 (21.74%) Sun
10 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
10 10 (21.74%) UNIX
10 10 (21.74%) Linux
10 10 (21.74%) Change Management
11 9 (19.57%) MCSE
11 9 (19.57%) Solaris
11 9 (19.57%) AIX
11 9 (19.57%) WAN
12 8 (17.39%) EMC
12 8 (17.39%) LAN
12 8 (17.39%) Veritas
12 8 (17.39%) Banking
12 8 (17.39%) Investment Banking
12 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (15.22%) SCOM

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) Firewall
2 13 (28.26%) SAN
3 9 (19.57%) WAN
4 8 (17.39%) LAN
5 6 (13.04%) LDAP
5 6 (13.04%) DNS
6 2 (4.35%) BGP
6 2 (4.35%) Wireless
6 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.17%) VPLS
7 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.17%) IPv4
7 1 (2.17%) IPv6
7 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) MPLS
7 1 (2.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
2 8 (17.39%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Team Leader
3 5 (10.87%) Systems Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Operations Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.52%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Service Operations Manager
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (4.35%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Backup Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Application Packaging
2 3 (6.52%) .NET
3 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Replication
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 3 (6.52%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (4.35%) HACMP
4 2 (4.35%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 10 (21.74%) UNIX
4 9 (19.57%) Solaris
4 9 (19.57%) AIX
5 6 (13.04%) Windows 2000
5 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.52%) SUSE
7 1 (2.17%) HPUX
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) Workflow
3 10 (21.74%) Change Management
4 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.52%) Time Management
6 3 (6.52%) Change Control
6 3 (6.52%) RDF
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.17%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.17%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (19.57%) MCSE
3 6 (13.04%) MCITP
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) HP AIS
4 3 (6.52%) HP ASE
4 3 (6.52%) MCSA
4 3 (6.52%) CCNP
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.35%) CCDA
5 2 (4.35%) CCDP
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) NCDA
6 1 (2.17%) VCAP
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.04%) VMware Server
4 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (8.70%) Xen
6 3 (6.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Veritas File System
7 2 (4.35%) Terminal Server
7 2 (4.35%) vSphere
7 2 (4.35%) PowerHA
8 1 (2.17%) vCloud
8 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) SCOM
2 3 (6.52%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) VMware
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) NetApp
4 10 (21.74%) Sun
5 8 (17.39%) Veritas
5 8 (17.39%) EMC
6 7 (15.22%) Cisco
7 6 (13.04%) HP
8 5 (10.87%) Citrix
8 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle
10 3 (6.52%) Symantec
10 3 (6.52%) 3PAR
11 2 (4.35%) SAP
11 2 (4.35%) Dell
11 2 (4.35%) Juniper
12 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
12 1 (2.17%) Veeam
12 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.17%) IBM