Period
to 20 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Storage
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 863 635 947
Rank change year-on-year -228 +312 +60
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 116 40 128
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 95 25 110
10th Percentile £41,750 £37,850 £29,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £44,875 £37,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - -16.67% +15.94%
75th Percentile £55,500 £80,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £83,500 £91,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +15.27%

Enterprise Storage is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 45,274 16,027 44,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.94% 35.69% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27,478 13,374 34,538
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,517 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,476
% change year-on-year +4.35% +5.55% +3.76%

Enterprise Storage
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Enterprise Storage as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Storage in England

Enterprise Storage
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Enterprise Storage in England.

Salary trend for Enterprise Storage in England

Enterprise Storage
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Enterprise Storage in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Storage in England

Enterprise Storage
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England -87 51 £47,500 -5.94% 5
North West -61 43 £47,500 -20.83% 5
London -242 37 £52,500 -32.26% 4
West Midlands -109 9 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Midlands -128 9 £48,750 +8.33% 3
South West -85 7 £44,500 +15.58% 1
East of England - 7 - - 4
Yorkshire - 6 £58,750 -
South East - 5 - - 2
North East -29 2 £37,060 -9.61%
Enterprise Storage
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 89 (76.72%) Azure
2 86 (74.14%) VMware
3 85 (73.28%) Microsoft
4 67 (57.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 62 (53.45%) Data Centre
6 54 (46.55%) NetApp
7 52 (44.83%) Linux
8 50 (43.10%) Windows
9 49 (42.24%) EMC
10 48 (41.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 45 (38.79%) Cisco
12 44 (37.93%) AWS
13 41 (35.34%) Windows Server
14 38 (32.76%) Dell
15 37 (31.90%) Microsoft 365
15 37 (31.90%) SCCM
16 36 (31.03%) Active Directory
17 34 (29.31%) Presales
18 33 (28.45%) IBM
19 32 (27.59%) PowerShell
19 32 (27.59%) IaaS
20 25 (21.55%) Migration
21 24 (20.69%) SQL Server
21 24 (20.69%) VMware ESXi
21 24 (20.69%) Aruba
21 24 (20.69%) Azure Active Directory
22 23 (19.83%) Red Hat
22 23 (19.83%) Firewall
23 22 (18.97%) MS Exchange
24 21 (18.10%) SQL

Enterprise Storage
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 89 (76.72%) Azure
2 44 (37.93%) AWS
3 37 (31.90%) Microsoft 365
4 32 (27.59%) IaaS
5 24 (20.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 17 (14.66%) Azure Stack
7 6 (5.17%) Cohesity
8 2 (1.72%) GCP
8 2 (1.72%) PaaS
8 2 (1.72%) Serverless
9 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.83%) Firewall
2 17 (14.66%) SSL
3 12 (10.34%) SAN
4 6 (5.17%) Cisco Firepower
4 6 (5.17%) VPN
5 5 (4.31%) DHCP
5 5 (4.31%) DNS
5 5 (4.31%) VSAN
6 4 (3.45%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.72%) IPv4
8 2 (1.72%) IPv6
8 2 (1.72%) LAN
8 2 (1.72%) NAS
8 2 (1.72%) WAN
9 1 (0.86%) 5G
9 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (8.62%) Social Skills
2 5 (4.31%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.45%) Digital Economy
4 3 (2.59%) Retail
5 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Finance
5 2 (1.72%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.86%) Law
6 1 (0.86%) Police
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (40.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (17.24%) Data Centre Specialist
3 19 (16.38%) Cloud Specialist
4 16 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 15 (12.93%) Azure Engineer
5 15 (12.93%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (12.07%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (10.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (9.48%) Consultant
9 7 (6.03%) Architect
9 7 (6.03%) IT Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) IT Consultant
10 6 (5.17%) Presales Consultant
10 6 (5.17%) Presales Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Technical Support
11 5 (4.31%) Data Centre Engineer
11 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 5 (4.31%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.93%) ARM Templates
2 2 (1.72%) LAMP
2 2 (1.72%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 62 (53.45%) Data Centre
2 19 (16.38%) Clustering
3 17 (14.66%) PKI
4 15 (12.93%) Linux Command Line
4 15 (12.93%) Private Cloud
4 15 (12.93%) Public Cloud
5 8 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.45%) Biotechnology
6 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.59%) Replication
8 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.72%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.72%) CMDB
8 2 (1.72%) EMC VNXe
8 2 (1.72%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.72%) User Experience
8 2 (1.72%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.72%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 1 (0.86%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 52 (44.83%) Linux
2 50 (43.10%) Windows
3 41 (35.34%) Windows Server
4 20 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.31%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.72%) Debian
7 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 34 (29.31%) Presales
3 25 (21.55%) Migration
4 20 (17.24%) Change Control
4 20 (17.24%) DevOps
4 20 (17.24%) Storage Management
5 19 (16.38%) Load Balancing
5 19 (16.38%) Sales Enablement
6 18 (15.52%) Software Deployment
7 17 (14.66%) Systems Analysis
8 15 (12.93%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 15 (12.93%) ITIL
8 15 (12.93%) Network Virtualisation
9 14 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (10.34%) Problem Management
11 10 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (6.90%) Data Protection
12 8 (6.90%) IT Strategy
13 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 21 (18.10%) SQL
3 4 (3.45%) Java
4 3 (2.59%) C
5 2 (1.72%) C++
6 1 (0.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (7.76%) SC Cleared
1 9 (7.76%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.03%) Degree
3 5 (4.31%) MCSA
3 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.45%) MCSE
4 4 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.59%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.86%) CCENT
7 1 (0.86%) CCNA
7 1 (0.86%) CCNP
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) GDPR
2 3 (2.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) GxP
System Software
1 67 (57.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 24 (20.69%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (18.10%) vSphere
5 18 (15.52%) VMware NSX
6 15 (12.93%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (9.48%) Hyper-V
8 6 (5.17%) Docker
8 6 (5.17%) NFS
9 4 (3.45%) BitLocker
9 4 (3.45%) XenApp
9 4 (3.45%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.72%) Samba
10 2 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.86%) KVM
11 1 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (31.90%) SCCM
2 15 (12.93%) Failover Clustering
3 7 (6.03%) SCOM
4 4 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.45%) Nagios
4 4 (3.45%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.59%) Ansible
5 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.59%) vMotion
6 2 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.72%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.86%) Avamar
7 1 (0.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 86 (74.14%) VMware
2 85 (73.28%) Microsoft
3 54 (46.55%) NetApp
4 49 (42.24%) EMC
5 45 (38.79%) Cisco
6 38 (32.76%) Dell
7 33 (28.45%) IBM
8 24 (20.69%) Aruba
9 23 (19.83%) Red Hat
10 19 (16.38%) Scality
11 17 (14.66%) 3PAR
11 17 (14.66%) Apple
12 14 (12.07%) HP
13 10 (8.62%) Veeam
14 7 (6.03%) CommVault
14 7 (6.03%) Veritas
15 6 (5.17%) Palo Alto
15 6 (5.17%) Zerto
16 4 (3.45%) Sophos
16 4 (3.45%) Varonis