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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Storage
Rank 203 187 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 5 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.093% 0.41% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 0
Average salary £38,500 £49,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.26% +15.29%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1230 1576 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.79% 28.23% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 1335 1051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
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 30 July 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 -4 5 £38,500 -21.02% 2
Enterprise Storage
England

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (93.33%) NetApp
2 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 12 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 9 (60.00%) Replication
4 8 (53.33%) Change Management
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
5 7 (46.67%) SLA
5 7 (46.67%) Change Control
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco
6 6 (40.00%) Citrix
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) EMC
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
8 4 (26.67%) Symantec
8 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
8 4 (26.67%) Release Management
8 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
9 3 (20.00%) HP
10 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
10 2 (13.33%) Windows
10 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
11 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
11 1 (6.67%) Lync
11 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (6.67%) Xen
11 1 (6.67%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (6.67%) Lync
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) HPUX
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 8 (53.33%) Change Management
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 7 (46.67%) Change Control
5 4 (26.67%) Release Management
5 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Xen
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) NetApp
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
5 3 (20.00%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper