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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 199 185 182
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 17 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.31% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.33% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 15
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.85%
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
5110 4608 4553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.97% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4529 3881 3988
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Storage Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Storage Engineer Salary Histogram 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 24 December 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 -11 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Halesowen - 4 £29,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 £42,500 -
Warwickshire -8 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (76.92%) NetApp
2 19 (73.08%) EMC
3 17 (65.38%) VMware
4 15 (57.69%) SAN
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (30.77%) Brocade
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (23.08%) CLARiiON
8 6 (23.08%) Use Case
8 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
9 5 (19.23%) AIX
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) HP
10 4 (15.38%) Windows
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco
10 4 (15.38%) Dell
10 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
10 4 (15.38%) Fujitsu
10 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
10 4 (15.38%) 3PAR
11 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
11 3 (11.54%) Sun
11 3 (11.54%) StorageTek
11 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (11.54%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (11.54%) NAS
12 2 (7.69%) Symantec
12 2 (7.69%) Finance
12 2 (7.69%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) DB2
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) CLARiiON
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) AIX
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (23.08%) Use Case
2 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) NCDA
1 1 (3.85%) NCIE
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.54%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) NetApp
2 19 (73.08%) EMC
3 17 (65.38%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) Brocade
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) HP
7 4 (15.38%) Dell
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco
7 4 (15.38%) Fujitsu
7 4 (15.38%) 3PAR
8 3 (11.54%) StorageTek
8 3 (11.54%) Sun
9 2 (7.69%) Symantec
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle
10 1 (3.85%) IBM
10 1 (3.85%) ADIC
10 1 (3.85%) Hitachi
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