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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 208 206 200
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 9 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 10
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
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
5201 5215 5229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.75% 95.44% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4316 4323 4441
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 £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 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 +16 7 £40,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) EMC
2 10 (58.82%) NetApp
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
4 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (35.29%) Symantec
4 6 (35.29%) IBM
4 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) 3PAR
5 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
6 4 (23.53%) Time Management
6 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) MCSE
6 4 (23.53%) MCSA
6 4 (23.53%) VMS
6 4 (23.53%) SLA
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
7 3 (17.65%) LANDesk
7 3 (17.65%) VBScript
7 3 (17.65%) Remedy
7 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Service Management
7 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) VBScript
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
1 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) MCSA
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
2 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 3 (17.65%) WSUS
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) EMC
2 10 (58.82%) NetApp
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Symantec
4 6 (35.29%) 3PAR
4 6 (35.29%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
5 3 (17.65%) Remedy
5 3 (17.65%) LANDesk
6 1 (5.88%) HP