Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Storage Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Storage Management over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Management
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 748 721 680
Rank change year-on-year -27 -41 +65
Permanent jobs citing Storage Management 332 450 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 241 366 414
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £36,400
90th Percentile £80,250 £82,000 £72,350
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Storage Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 127,510 148,838 152,687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.70% 91.81% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 101,568 120,775 127,219
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Storage Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Storage Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Management in England

Storage Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Storage Management in England

Storage Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Management in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Storage Management in England

Storage Management
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 Management within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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 +49 124 £60,000 +9.09% 12
South East +32 105 £57,080 +26.84% 10
North of England +26 47 £40,000 -37.98% 14
Midlands -42 27 £57,500 - 3
South West +17 25 £45,000 +22.86% 5
Yorkshire +23 24 £40,000 -46.67% 9
North West +25 21 £37,500 -42.31% 3
West Midlands -28 18 £57,500 - 2
East Midlands +21 9 £25,000 -41.18% 1
North East +14 2 £43,028 -10.82% 2
East of England -6 2 £42,500 -43.33% 4
Storage Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Storage Management 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 Storage Management.

1 147 (44.28%) Windows
2 135 (40.66%) Microsoft
3 130 (39.16%) Linux
4 127 (38.25%) VMware
5 101 (30.42%) ITIL
6 99 (29.82%) Windows Server
7 94 (28.31%) SQL
8 81 (24.40%) Active Directory
9 80 (24.10%) SQL Server
10 75 (22.59%) Red Hat
11 73 (21.99%) SAN
11 73 (21.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 72 (21.69%) PowerShell
13 71 (21.39%) Microsoft Azure
13 71 (21.39%) Problem-Solving
13 71 (21.39%) Data Centre
14 66 (19.88%) Finance
15 65 (19.58%) Amazon AWS
16 64 (19.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 57 (17.17%) Disaster Recovery
18 56 (16.87%) DNS
18 56 (16.87%) DevOps
19 55 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
20 53 (15.96%) Windows Server 2008
21 52 (15.66%) Service Management
22 51 (15.36%) Cisco
23 50 (15.06%) IBM
23 50 (15.06%) Problem Management
24 49 (14.76%) Degree
25 45 (13.55%) EMC

Storage Management
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 37 (11.14%) IIS
2 23 (6.93%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (4.22%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.31%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.11%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.11%) Confluence
6 7 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.81%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.51%) Apache
8 5 (1.51%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.90%) Jetty
11 2 (0.60%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.60%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.60%) nginx
11 2 (0.60%) Site Server
Applications
1 10 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.20%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 71 (21.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (19.58%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (10.54%) PaaS
4 32 (9.64%) Office 365
5 23 (6.93%) Azure Functions
5 23 (6.93%) Serverless
6 19 (5.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 15 (4.52%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (4.22%) IaaS
9 12 (3.61%) OpenShift
10 10 (3.01%) SaaS
11 8 (2.41%) IBM Cloud
12 7 (2.11%) GitHub
12 7 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (1.51%) Akamai
14 4 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
16 2 (0.60%) Google Analytics
16 2 (0.60%) npm
16 2 (0.60%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (21.99%) SAN
2 56 (16.87%) DNS
3 32 (9.64%) DHCP
4 28 (8.43%) Internet
5 24 (7.23%) VLAN
6 22 (6.63%) NAS
7 21 (6.33%) Firewall
7 21 (6.33%) TCP/IP
8 20 (6.02%) WAN
9 16 (4.82%) LAN
10 14 (4.22%) NetScaler
11 13 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (2.71%) VoIP
13 8 (2.41%) MPLS
14 7 (2.11%) Skype
15 6 (1.81%) iSCSI
15 6 (1.81%) VPN
16 5 (1.51%) Intranet
17 4 (1.20%) Network Security
17 4 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 23 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.72%) Oracle Database
5 19 (5.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (4.82%) MySQL
7 12 (3.61%) RDBMS
7 12 (3.61%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (3.01%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (3.01%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (2.71%) Big Data
9 9 (2.71%) DB2
10 8 (2.41%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.41%) Oracle Exadata
11 7 (2.11%) Apache Kudu
11 7 (2.11%) IBM InfoSphere
11 7 (2.11%) Impala
12 6 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (4.82%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.71%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.71%) JIRA
4 4 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.60%) Artifactory
5 2 (0.60%) git-flow
5 2 (0.60%) Maven
5 2 (0.60%) Subversion
6 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.30%) ERwin
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 66 (19.88%) Finance
2 21 (6.33%) Retail
3 20 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.41%) Banking
4 8 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.11%) Electronics
5 7 (2.11%) Marketing
6 4 (1.20%) Law
7 2 (0.60%) Billing
7 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.30%) Games
8 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (14.46%) Administrator
2 43 (12.95%) DBA
3 36 (10.84%) Consultant
4 30 (9.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (8.13%) Systems Administrator
6 23 (6.93%) Analyst
6 23 (6.93%) BizTalk Consultant
7 22 (6.63%) Azure Consultant
7 22 (6.63%) Principal Consultant
8 17 (5.12%) IT Engineer
9 16 (4.82%) Architect
9 16 (4.82%) Linux Support
9 16 (4.82%) SQL DBA
10 15 (4.52%) Developer
10 15 (4.52%) SQL Server DBA
11 14 (4.22%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (4.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 14 (4.22%) Support Analyst
12 13 (3.92%) Server Analyst
12 13 (3.92%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.64%) .NET
2 28 (8.43%) RESTful
3 26 (7.83%) XML
4 23 (6.93%) MSMQ
4 23 (6.93%) WCF
5 13 (3.92%) Middleware
5 13 (3.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 13 (3.92%) REST
6 11 (3.31%) JSON
7 9 (2.71%) Web Services
8 7 (2.11%) Kafka
9 5 (1.51%) HTML
9 5 (1.51%) Node.js
10 4 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (0.90%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.90%) CSS
11 3 (0.90%) JAX-RS
12 2 (0.60%) JSON Schema
12 2 (0.60%) React
12 2 (0.60%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 71 (21.39%) Data Centre
2 40 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (10.24%) Replication
4 29 (8.73%) Management Information System
5 27 (8.13%) Clustering
6 24 (7.23%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (5.12%) Enterprise Storage
8 14 (4.22%) Public Cloud
9 8 (2.41%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.11%) HACMP
11 5 (1.51%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.51%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.51%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.20%) HP Storage
12 4 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.20%) NHS
12 4 (1.20%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.90%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 147 (44.28%) Windows
2 130 (39.16%) Linux
3 99 (29.82%) Windows Server
4 64 (19.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (15.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (13.55%) Unix
7 32 (9.64%) AIX
8 24 (7.23%) Windows 10
8 24 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (5.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (3.31%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.81%) HPUX
11 6 (1.81%) Solaris
12 5 (1.51%) CentOS
12 5 (1.51%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.90%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.60%) VME
14 2 (0.60%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (30.42%) ITIL
2 71 (21.39%) Problem-Solving
3 57 (17.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 56 (16.87%) DevOps
5 55 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (15.66%) Service Management
7 50 (15.06%) Problem Management
8 45 (13.55%) High Availability
9 34 (10.24%) Service Delivery
10 33 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 32 (9.64%) Line Management
12 31 (9.34%) Performance Tuning
13 30 (9.04%) Migration
14 25 (7.53%) OO
14 25 (7.53%) Server Management
15 23 (6.93%) SOA
15 23 (6.93%) SOLID
15 23 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (6.63%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 94 (28.31%) SQL
2 72 (21.69%) PowerShell
3 36 (10.84%) Python
4 32 (9.64%) Bash Shell
5 27 (8.13%) C#
6 21 (6.33%) Java
7 19 (5.72%) Shell Script
8 16 (4.82%) PL/SQL
9 15 (4.52%) Perl
10 13 (3.92%) PHP
11 9 (2.71%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.11%) Korn
13 6 (1.81%) VBScript
14 5 (1.51%) Ruby
15 4 (1.20%) C
16 3 (0.90%) ES6
16 3 (0.90%) Scala
16 3 (0.90%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.60%) C++
17 2 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (14.76%) Degree
2 35 (10.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (6.63%) MCSE
4 19 (5.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (4.82%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.31%) DV Cleared
6 11 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.41%) CCNA
8 8 (2.41%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.81%) MCITP
9 6 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.81%) VCP6
10 5 (1.51%) EMCISA
10 5 (1.51%) EMCSA
10 5 (1.51%) MCSA
10 5 (1.51%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (1.51%) VCP5
11 4 (1.20%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.52%) SLA
2 11 (3.31%) Data Quality
3 9 (2.71%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.20%) GDPR
5 2 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.60%) QA
6 1 (0.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 81 (24.40%) Active Directory
2 73 (21.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (10.84%) Hyper-V
4 30 (9.04%) XenApp
5 28 (8.43%) XenDesktop
6 26 (7.83%) Docker
7 19 (5.72%) DFS Replication
8 17 (5.12%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (4.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (4.22%) vSphere
10 13 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (3.31%) Xen
12 10 (3.01%) Firmware
13 9 (2.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 9 (2.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 4 (1.20%) Ceph
14 4 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
15 3 (0.90%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 43 (12.95%) Ansible
2 38 (11.45%) SCCM
3 36 (10.84%) SCOM
4 25 (7.53%) WSUS
5 24 (7.23%) vCenter Server
6 22 (6.63%) Kubernetes
7 15 (4.52%) Nagios
7 15 (4.52%) Tivoli
7 15 (4.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 14 (4.22%) Data Guard
8 14 (4.22%) Microsoft Clustering
9 13 (3.92%) IBM BigFix
10 12 (3.61%) Terraform
11 11 (3.31%) Puppet
12 10 (3.01%) Oracle RMAN
12 10 (3.01%) Rundeck
12 10 (3.01%) vRealize
13 9 (2.71%) Failover Clustering
13 9 (2.71%) Microsoft Intune
14 8 (2.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 135 (40.66%) Microsoft
2 127 (38.25%) VMware
3 75 (22.59%) Red Hat
4 51 (15.36%) Cisco
5 50 (15.06%) IBM
6 45 (13.55%) EMC
7 42 (12.65%) Dell
8 39 (11.75%) Citrix
8 39 (11.75%) Oracle
9 33 (9.94%) Veritas
10 24 (7.23%) HP
11 21 (6.33%) Veeam
12 14 (4.22%) NetApp
13 12 (3.61%) Ivanti
14 10 (3.01%) EqualLogic
15 9 (2.71%) SAP
16 8 (2.41%) CommVault
17 7 (2.11%) Mitel
17 7 (2.11%) Sun
17 7 (2.11%) Tableau