Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Storage Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 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
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1025 896 940
Rank change year-on-year -129 +44 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 147 294 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.087% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 135 231 260
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +2.15% -7.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,975
90th Percentile £69,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Storage Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Engineer in England

Storage Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Storage Engineer in England

Storage Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Engineer in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Engineer in England

Storage Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
London -31 53 £57,500 +3.14% 1
South East -19 28 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North of England -26 24 £39,000 +6.12%
South West +19 23 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Midlands -8 14 £40,000 -5.88%
North West -18 12 £38,500 +2.67%
Yorkshire -2 11 £45,000 +25.00%
West Midlands -28 9 £40,000 -
East of England +7 6 £52,500 +23.53%
East Midlands +31 4 £32,500 -26.97%
North East - 2 £26,500 -
Storage Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 95 (64.63%) VMware
2 79 (53.74%) Windows
3 74 (50.34%) SAN
4 70 (47.62%) Linux
5 68 (46.26%) Microsoft
5 68 (46.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 67 (45.58%) Active Directory
7 61 (41.50%) NetApp
8 56 (38.10%) Windows Server
9 47 (31.97%) ITIL
10 42 (28.57%) HP
11 37 (25.17%) Red Hat
12 35 (23.81%) Finance
12 35 (23.81%) NAS
13 34 (23.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 31 (21.09%) EMC
15 30 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
15 30 (20.41%) vSphere
15 30 (20.41%) 3PAR
16 28 (19.05%) Brocade
16 28 (19.05%) Data Centre
17 27 (18.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 25 (17.01%) Cisco
19 20 (13.61%) RHCE
20 19 (12.93%) PowerShell
21 18 (12.24%) Unix
21 18 (12.24%) MCSE
21 18 (12.24%) NFS
21 18 (12.24%) NetBackup
21 18 (12.24%) Virtual Machines

Storage Engineer Skill Set
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 7 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.04%) JBoss
3 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.36%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.20%) Office 365
2 14 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.12%) Amazon S3
4 5 (3.40%) IaaS
5 2 (1.36%) SaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (50.34%) SAN
2 35 (23.81%) NAS
3 16 (10.88%) DNS
4 14 (9.52%) iSCSI
5 12 (8.16%) DHCP
6 7 (4.76%) VoIP
6 7 (4.76%) WAN
7 6 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (4.08%) Network Security
7 6 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.72%) Firewall
8 4 (2.72%) FTP
8 4 (2.72%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.04%) FCoE
9 3 (2.04%) IPsec
9 3 (2.04%) NaaS
9 3 (2.04%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.04%) VSAN
10 2 (1.36%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
General
1 35 (23.81%) Finance
2 10 (6.80%) Financial Institution
3 7 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.08%) Back Office
5 3 (2.04%) Games
5 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.36%) COM
2 1 (0.68%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.20%) Replication
3 9 (6.12%) Derivative
4 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (4.08%) EMC VNX
5 6 (4.08%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.40%) Handset
7 4 (2.72%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.72%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.04%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.36%) Clustering
9 2 (1.36%) CMDB
9 2 (1.36%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.36%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.36%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.36%) PKI
9 2 (1.36%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.36%) Robotics
9 2 (1.36%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 79 (53.74%) Windows
2 70 (47.62%) Linux
3 56 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 34 (23.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (12.24%) Unix
6 16 (10.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.16%) CentOS
8 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (6.12%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (2.04%) AIX
10 3 (2.04%) Solaris
11 2 (1.36%) SUSE
11 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.97%) ITIL
2 15 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (8.84%) Problem Management
4 12 (8.16%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (6.80%) Time Management
6 9 (6.12%) Migration
6 9 (6.12%) Project Management
6 9 (6.12%) Security Management
7 8 (5.44%) Configuration Management
8 7 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.08%) Presales
9 6 (4.08%) Server Patching
9 6 (4.08%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (4.08%) Strategic Thinking
9 6 (4.08%) Task Automation
9 6 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (3.40%) Capacity Management
10 5 (3.40%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.40%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.93%) PowerShell
2 10 (6.80%) Bash Shell
3 9 (6.12%) Shell Script
3 9 (6.12%) VBScript
4 5 (3.40%) Perl
5 3 (2.04%) Java
5 3 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (18.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (13.61%) RHCE
4 18 (12.24%) MCSE
5 14 (9.52%) MCSA
6 13 (8.84%) Security Cleared
7 10 (6.80%) SC Cleared
8 9 (6.12%) DV Cleared
8 9 (6.12%) RHCSA
9 7 (4.76%) Degree
10 6 (4.08%) MCP
11 3 (2.04%) CCA
11 3 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.04%) DBS Check
11 3 (2.04%) EMCSA
11 3 (2.04%) NCDA
12 2 (1.36%) MCITP
13 1 (0.68%) EMC Certification
13 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (46.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (45.58%) Active Directory
3 30 (20.41%) vSphere
4 18 (12.24%) NFS
4 18 (12.24%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (8.16%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (7.48%) Hyper-V
7 9 (6.12%) Samba
8 7 (4.76%) XenDesktop
9 6 (4.08%) XenApp
10 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.36%) XenServer
12 1 (0.68%) Firmware
12 1 (0.68%) GPFS
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (12.24%) NetBackup
2 11 (7.48%) Puppet
3 7 (4.76%) SCCM
4 6 (4.08%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.40%) Ansible
5 5 (3.40%) NetVault Backup
5 5 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.72%) EMC VPLEX
6 4 (2.72%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (2.72%) Nagios
6 4 (2.72%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (2.04%) SCOM
8 2 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.36%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.36%) Simpana
8 2 (1.36%) Terraform
9 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (64.63%) VMware
2 68 (46.26%) Microsoft
3 61 (41.50%) NetApp
4 42 (28.57%) HP
5 37 (25.17%) Red Hat
6 31 (21.09%) EMC
7 30 (20.41%) 3PAR
8 28 (19.05%) Brocade
9 25 (17.01%) Cisco
10 17 (11.56%) Citrix
11 16 (10.88%) Hitachi
12 12 (8.16%) F5
13 11 (7.48%) IBM
14 10 (6.80%) Oracle
15 9 (6.12%) Scality
15 9 (6.12%) Veritas
16 7 (4.76%) CommVault
16 7 (4.76%) Dell
17 6 (4.08%) Veeam
18 5 (3.40%) Fujitsu