Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Storage Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 178 182
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 6 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.72% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.74% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 12
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,400 £31,750
90th Percentile £49,750 £52,500 £48,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +3.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3706 4565 3838
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 96.39% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2958 3409 3224
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,300 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Storage Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Storage Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Engineer in Birmingham

Storage Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Storage Engineer in Birmingham

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Storage Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (50.00%) IaaS
4 3 (50.00%) NaaS
5 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NaaS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat