The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Storage Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 204 187 185
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 6 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 13
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Storage Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5134 4757 4750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.43% 95.41% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4356 3988 3965
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Storage Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Storage Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Storage Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Storage Engineer
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 Storage Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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 -9 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Storage 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (79.17%) NetApp
2 16 (66.67%) EMC
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (33.33%) Use Case
4 8 (33.33%) SAN
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (25.00%) NAS
5 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 5 (20.83%) VMS
7 4 (16.67%) HP
7 4 (16.67%) Symantec
7 4 (16.67%) Brocade
7 4 (16.67%) CLARiiON
7 4 (16.67%) NetBackup
7 4 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) Windows
9 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.33%) Hitachi
9 2 (8.33%) EMC Certification
9 2 (8.33%) Finance
9 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 2 (8.33%) Analytics
9 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Storage 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) NAS
3 4 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) VMS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Use Case
2 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) EMC Certification
2 1 (4.17%) NCDA
2 1 (4.17%) NCIE
2 1 (4.17%) HP ASE
2 1 (4.17%) HP MASE
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) NetApp
2 16 (66.67%) EMC
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Symantec
5 4 (16.67%) Brocade
6 2 (8.33%) Hitachi