Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Management
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 733 711 732
Rank change year-on-year -22 +21 -15
Permanent jobs citing Storage Management 411 513 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 303 403 415
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £37,700
90th Percentile £80,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 138,813 155,093 162,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.16% 91.49% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 111,478 123,539 136,768
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 +39 145 £62,500 +19.05% 15
South East -11 117 £52,500 +16.67% 8
North of England +17 60 £40,000 -23.81% 6
Midlands -13 45 £57,500 +9.52% 4
North West +13 37 £37,500 -44.03% 5
West Midlands -3 37 £57,500 +4.55% 4
South West -5 32 £45,000 +3.45% 3
Yorkshire +19 21 £40,000 +14.29% 1
East of England +8 9 £38,500 +20.31% 2
East Midlands +8 8 £25,000 -20.00%
North East -4 2 £43,028 +72.11%
Storage Management
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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.

1 167 (40.63%) Windows
2 165 (40.15%) VMware
3 150 (36.50%) Microsoft
4 141 (34.31%) Linux
5 137 (33.33%) ITIL
6 109 (26.52%) SQL
7 108 (26.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 103 (25.06%) Windows Server
9 99 (24.09%) Red Hat
10 93 (22.63%) Data Centre
11 92 (22.38%) SAN
12 86 (20.92%) PowerShell
13 82 (19.95%) Active Directory
14 80 (19.46%) SQL Server
14 80 (19.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 79 (19.22%) Problem Management
15 79 (19.22%) Degree
16 72 (17.52%) Finance
17 69 (16.79%) Problem-Solving
18 68 (16.55%) DevOps
19 66 (16.06%) Service Management
20 60 (14.60%) Disaster Recovery
20 60 (14.60%) Unix
20 60 (14.60%) Amazon AWS
21 59 (14.36%) Cisco
22 57 (13.87%) EMC
23 56 (13.63%) Windows Server 2008
24 54 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
24 54 (13.14%) DNS
25 51 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure

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 28 (6.81%) IIS
2 18 (4.38%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (3.65%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.65%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.43%) Apache
5 9 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.95%) Confluence
6 8 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (1.95%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.46%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.97%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.73%) nginx
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.49%) Commerce Server
11 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.97%) Doxygen
4 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 60 (14.60%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (9.98%) Office 365
4 33 (8.03%) PaaS
5 19 (4.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (4.14%) Azure Functions
7 17 (4.14%) IaaS
7 17 (4.14%) Serverless
8 11 (2.68%) Akamai
9 8 (1.95%) GitHub
10 6 (1.46%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.97%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.73%) SaaS
13 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.24%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 92 (22.38%) SAN
2 54 (13.14%) DNS
3 35 (8.52%) DHCP
4 33 (8.03%) Firewall
4 33 (8.03%) NAS
5 31 (7.54%) Internet
6 29 (7.06%) TCP/IP
7 24 (5.84%) VLAN
8 22 (5.35%) LAN
9 17 (4.14%) Fibre Channel
9 17 (4.14%) WAN
10 14 (3.41%) NetScaler
11 10 (2.43%) Skype
11 10 (2.43%) WebEx
12 9 (2.19%) VPN
13 8 (1.95%) iSCSI
14 7 (1.70%) SNMP
14 7 (1.70%) VoIP
15 6 (1.46%) MPLS
15 6 (1.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (19.46%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (5.84%) MySQL
4 20 (4.87%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 18 (4.38%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.92%) DB2
7 11 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (2.68%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.68%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (2.43%) Big Data
8 10 (2.43%) IBM InfoSphere
8 10 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (2.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (1.95%) Snowflake Schema
10 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.22%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (5.60%) Jenkins
2 17 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.68%) JIRA
4 10 (2.43%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.70%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (0.97%) MSBuild
6 4 (0.97%) NUnit
6 4 (0.97%) ReSharper
6 4 (0.97%) StyleCop
6 4 (0.97%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.49%) Maven
7 2 (0.49%) Subversion
8 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.24%) git-flow
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 72 (17.52%) Finance
2 29 (7.06%) Retail
3 22 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.43%) Billing
5 9 (2.19%) Marketing
6 8 (1.95%) Electronics
6 8 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.70%) Banking
8 5 (1.22%) Games
8 5 (1.22%) Legal
9 4 (0.97%) Law
9 4 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (16.79%) Administrator
2 50 (12.17%) DBA
3 35 (8.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (8.27%) Systems Administrator
5 33 (8.03%) Analyst
6 30 (7.30%) Consultant
7 23 (5.60%) Support Engineer
8 21 (5.11%) Developer
8 21 (5.11%) Server Analyst
9 20 (4.87%) Architect
10 19 (4.62%) IT Engineer
11 18 (4.38%) Linux Support
11 18 (4.38%) SQL DBA
11 18 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
12 17 (4.14%) BizTalk Consultant
12 17 (4.14%) Head of Architecture
12 17 (4.14%) Infrastructure Manager
13 16 (3.89%) Azure Consultant
13 16 (3.89%) Principal Consultant
13 16 (3.89%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.30%) XML
2 28 (6.81%) .NET
3 21 (5.11%) WCF
4 19 (4.62%) Middleware
5 18 (4.38%) RESTful
6 17 (4.14%) MSMQ
7 16 (3.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 14 (3.41%) Web Services
9 6 (1.46%) REST
10 5 (1.22%) JSON
11 4 (0.97%) LINQ
11 4 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (0.97%) Task Parallel Library
11 4 (0.97%) WPF
12 3 (0.73%) HTML
12 3 (0.73%) Kafka
13 2 (0.49%) AngularJS
13 2 (0.49%) LAMP
13 2 (0.49%) SOAP
13 2 (0.49%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 93 (22.63%) Data Centre
2 44 (10.71%) Replication
3 42 (10.22%) Computer Science
4 38 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (7.30%) Management Information System
6 22 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (3.89%) Clustering
9 11 (2.68%) EMC VNX
9 11 (2.68%) Public Cloud
10 10 (2.43%) HACMP
11 8 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.70%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.70%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.70%) Thin Client
13 6 (1.46%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.22%) Hedge funds
14 5 (1.22%) Mobile App
14 5 (1.22%) User Experience
15 4 (0.97%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 167 (40.63%) Windows
2 141 (34.31%) Linux
3 103 (25.06%) Windows Server
4 80 (19.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 60 (14.60%) Unix
6 56 (13.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (9.73%) AIX
8 23 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (3.16%) HPUX
9 13 (3.16%) Windows 10
10 12 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (2.43%) Solaris
12 8 (1.95%) CentOS
13 6 (1.46%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.97%) Data ONTAP
14 4 (0.97%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.49%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (33.33%) ITIL
2 79 (19.22%) Problem Management
3 69 (16.79%) Problem-Solving
4 68 (16.55%) DevOps
5 66 (16.06%) Service Management
6 60 (14.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 54 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (11.19%) High Availability
9 44 (10.71%) Service Delivery
10 42 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 42 (10.22%) Performance Tuning
11 36 (8.76%) Change Management
11 36 (8.76%) Migration
12 34 (8.27%) Line Management
13 32 (7.79%) Server Management
14 30 (7.30%) Statistics
15 25 (6.08%) Data Protection
16 24 (5.84%) Incident Management
16 24 (5.84%) Performance Management
17 23 (5.60%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 109 (26.52%) SQL
2 86 (20.92%) PowerShell
3 35 (8.52%) Bash Shell
4 33 (8.03%) Python
5 26 (6.33%) Shell Script
6 23 (5.60%) C#
7 19 (4.62%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.41%) C++
8 14 (3.41%) Java
9 13 (3.16%) Korn
9 13 (3.16%) Perl
10 10 (2.43%) C
11 7 (1.70%) PHP
11 7 (1.70%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.46%) VB
12 6 (1.46%) VBScript
13 4 (0.97%) XAML
14 3 (0.73%) AWK
14 3 (0.73%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 79 (19.22%) Degree
2 41 (9.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (6.33%) MCSE
4 24 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (5.60%) Security Cleared
5 23 (5.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (4.38%) MCSA
7 15 (3.65%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (2.92%) DV Cleared
10 11 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (2.68%) MCP
11 9 (2.19%) CCNA
12 8 (1.95%) MCITP
12 8 (1.95%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (1.70%) EMC Certification
13 7 (1.70%) OCP
14 6 (1.46%) Network+ Certification
15 5 (1.22%) RHCE
15 5 (1.22%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.57%) SLA
2 15 (3.65%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.92%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.68%) GDPR
5 4 (0.97%) DICOM
6 2 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.24%) GCP
7 1 (0.24%) GxP
7 1 (0.24%) PMO
7 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 108 (26.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (19.95%) Active Directory
3 42 (10.22%) Hyper-V
4 29 (7.06%) Docker
5 21 (5.11%) XenApp
5 21 (5.11%) XenDesktop
6 19 (4.62%) Firmware
6 19 (4.62%) Virtual Servers
7 15 (3.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 15 (3.65%) vSphere
7 15 (3.65%) Xen
8 14 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (2.43%) DFS Replication
11 9 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (1.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 5 (1.22%) VMware Server
13 5 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.97%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 44 (10.71%) Ansible
2 35 (8.52%) SCOM
3 34 (8.27%) SCCM
4 27 (6.57%) WSUS
5 25 (6.08%) Kubernetes
6 20 (4.87%) Tivoli
7 18 (4.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 18 (4.38%) vCenter Server
8 14 (3.41%) Data Guard
8 14 (3.41%) Nagios
9 13 (3.16%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (2.92%) vRealize
11 10 (2.43%) HP UCMDB
12 9 (2.19%) EMC VPLEX
12 9 (2.19%) NetBackup
12 9 (2.19%) SCDPM
12 9 (2.19%) vMotion
13 8 (1.95%) Failover Clustering
13 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 165 (40.15%) VMware
2 150 (36.50%) Microsoft
3 99 (24.09%) Red Hat
4 59 (14.36%) Cisco
5 57 (13.87%) EMC
6 48 (11.68%) Oracle
7 43 (10.46%) HP
7 43 (10.46%) IBM
8 38 (9.25%) Citrix
9 35 (8.52%) Dell
10 29 (7.06%) Veritas
11 22 (5.35%) CommVault
12 18 (4.38%) Veeam
13 13 (3.16%) Brocade
13 13 (3.16%) ServiceNow
14 12 (2.92%) Ivanti
14 12 (2.92%) NetApp
15 11 (2.68%) Huawei
15 11 (2.68%) Nortel
16 9 (2.19%) SolarWinds