Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Management
UK > England
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 733 757 697
Rank change year-on-year +24 -60 -2
Permanent jobs citing Storage Management 288 383 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 214 278 428
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £80,250 £82,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +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 113,099 135,994 155,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.08% 92.06% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 90,427 108,964 124,264
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,974 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,331 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.32% +4.66% +4.17%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
South East +42 114 £70,000 +22.72% 32
London +41 94 £70,000 +12.00% 18
North of England +18 34 £37,750 -5.63% 11
Yorkshire +22 24 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Midlands +17 21 £45,000 -21.74% 8
South West +4 17 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East Midlands +28 15 £42,500 +70.00% 2
North West +18 10 £33,500 -10.67% 4
East of England +71 8 £62,500 +54.32% 5
West Midlands +4 6 £61,250 -27.94% 6
Storage Management
UK

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 151 (52.43%) Windows
2 135 (46.88%) Microsoft
3 121 (42.01%) VMware
4 104 (36.11%) Azure
5 99 (34.38%) Active Directory
6 92 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 80 (27.78%) SAN
8 79 (27.43%) AWS
9 77 (26.74%) Data Centre
10 72 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 70 (24.31%) Linux
12 65 (22.57%) SQL
13 63 (21.88%) ITIL
14 60 (20.83%) SQL Server
15 53 (18.40%) DNS
15 53 (18.40%) Cisco
16 49 (17.01%) Office 365
17 47 (16.32%) Citrix
17 47 (16.32%) Disaster Recovery
17 47 (16.32%) DevOps
18 46 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
18 46 (15.97%) Python
19 44 (15.28%) EMC
19 44 (15.28%) Hyper-V
20 43 (14.93%) DHCP
21 40 (13.89%) Unix
22 39 (13.54%) Firewall
23 38 (13.19%) SLA
23 38 (13.19%) Analytics
23 38 (13.19%) Server Management

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 25 (8.68%) IIS
2 24 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 20 (6.94%) Apache Spark
3 20 (6.94%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (5.90%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.17%) Confluence
5 12 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.39%) Apache
6 4 (1.39%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (1.39%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.04%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.35%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 104 (36.11%) Azure
2 79 (27.43%) AWS
3 49 (17.01%) Office 365
4 26 (9.03%) PaaS
5 20 (6.94%) Azure Functions
5 20 (6.94%) Serverless
6 10 (3.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (3.47%) IaaS
7 9 (3.13%) GCP
8 8 (2.78%) Datadog
9 4 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.04%) npm
10 3 (1.04%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.69%) SaaS
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.35%) Azure Stack
12 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.35%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 80 (27.78%) SAN
2 53 (18.40%) DNS
3 43 (14.93%) DHCP
4 39 (13.54%) Firewall
5 31 (10.76%) NAS
6 28 (9.72%) WAN
7 27 (9.38%) LAN
8 18 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 15 (5.21%) Network Security
10 12 (4.17%) Unified Communications
11 11 (3.82%) VPN
12 9 (3.13%) Wireless
13 8 (2.78%) iSCSI
13 8 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (2.43%) VSAN
15 6 (2.08%) MPLS
16 5 (1.74%) IP Telephony
16 5 (1.74%) VoIP
17 4 (1.39%) NetScaler
17 4 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.03%) Big Data
3 20 (6.94%) Azure SQL Database
3 20 (6.94%) Hadoop
4 11 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.74%) Data Lake
8 5 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.39%) BigQuery
9 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.04%) InfluxDB
10 3 (1.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 20 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.35%) ERwin
4 1 (0.35%) git-flow
4 1 (0.35%) ProC
General
1 33 (11.46%) Finance
2 14 (4.86%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.17%) Marketing
4 9 (3.13%) Banking
4 9 (3.13%) Electronics
5 6 (2.08%) Retail
6 4 (1.39%) Games
7 3 (1.04%) Legal
7 3 (1.04%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.69%) Advertising
8 2 (0.69%) Billing
8 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (11.11%) Analyst
2 30 (10.42%) Architect
2 30 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (9.72%) Consultant
4 22 (7.64%) Solutions Architect
5 20 (6.94%) Azure Consultant
5 20 (6.94%) BizTalk Consultant
5 20 (6.94%) Principal Consultant
6 19 (6.60%) Data Engineer
7 17 (5.90%) Server Engineer
8 16 (5.56%) Administrator
9 14 (4.86%) Senior Data Engineer
9 14 (4.86%) Support Engineer
10 13 (4.51%) Technical Analyst
11 12 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
11 12 (4.17%) DBA
11 12 (4.17%) Senior Architect
12 11 (3.82%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.82%) Security Manager
12 11 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.68%) .NET
2 24 (8.33%) XML
3 23 (7.99%) RESTful
4 20 (6.94%) MSMQ
4 20 (6.94%) WCF
5 19 (6.60%) GraphQL
5 19 (6.60%) Keras
5 19 (6.60%) Pandas
5 19 (6.60%) scikit-learn
5 19 (6.60%) TensorFlow
6 13 (4.51%) Web Services
7 7 (2.43%) Middleware
8 3 (1.04%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.04%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.04%) JSON
8 3 (1.04%) JSON Schema
8 3 (1.04%) Kafka
8 3 (1.04%) Node.js
8 3 (1.04%) React
8 3 (1.04%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 77 (26.74%) Data Centre
2 33 (11.46%) Linux Command Line
3 29 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (10.07%) Management Information System
4 23 (7.99%) Data Structures
5 20 (6.94%) Algorithms
6 16 (5.56%) Replication
7 12 (4.17%) Clustering
8 11 (3.82%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (2.43%) EMC VNX
9 7 (2.43%) Fat Client
9 7 (2.43%) Thin Client
10 6 (2.08%) AS400
11 5 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.74%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.74%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (1.39%) iPad
12 4 (1.39%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 151 (52.43%) Windows
2 72 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 70 (24.31%) Linux
4 40 (13.89%) Unix
5 31 (10.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (7.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (5.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (4.86%) Windows 10
9 13 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.78%) Windows 7
11 6 (2.08%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.04%) AIX
12 3 (1.04%) Solaris
13 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.88%) ITIL
2 47 (16.32%) DevOps
2 47 (16.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 46 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
4 38 (13.19%) Analytics
4 38 (13.19%) Server Management
5 35 (12.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 34 (11.81%) Computer Science
6 34 (11.81%) Migration
7 33 (11.46%) Performance Monitoring
8 31 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (9.72%) Machine Learning
10 26 (9.03%) Service Management
11 25 (8.68%) Data Analytics
11 25 (8.68%) Project Management
11 25 (8.68%) Statistics
12 24 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (8.33%) Data Science
13 22 (7.64%) Infrastructure as Code
13 22 (7.64%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (22.57%) SQL
2 46 (15.97%) Python
3 36 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 23 (7.99%) C#
5 22 (7.64%) Java
5 22 (7.64%) TypeScript
6 20 (6.94%) C++
7 19 (6.60%) JavaScript
7 19 (6.60%) Scala
8 14 (4.86%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.17%) Ruby
10 11 (3.82%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.47%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.43%) Perl
13 3 (1.04%) ES6
14 2 (0.69%) C
15 1 (0.35%) U-SQL
15 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (11.46%) Degree
2 27 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (7.64%) PhD
3 22 (7.64%) Security Cleared
4 19 (6.60%) Master's Degree
5 17 (5.90%) DV Cleared
6 15 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (5.21%) MCSE
7 13 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (4.17%) CCNA
9 11 (3.82%) DBS Check
9 11 (3.82%) MCSA
10 9 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.08%) APMP
12 5 (1.74%) AWS Certification
12 5 (1.74%) MCP
13 4 (1.39%) CCNP
13 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
14 3 (1.04%) MCITP
14 3 (1.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (13.19%) SLA
2 6 (2.08%) QA
3 5 (1.74%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.04%) GDPR
4 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.69%) ITGC
5 2 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 99 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 92 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (15.28%) Hyper-V
4 26 (9.03%) vSphere
5 25 (8.68%) Docker
6 16 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (4.17%) XenApp
8 10 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (2.43%) Firmware
10 6 (2.08%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 5 (1.74%) XenDesktop
12 4 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (1.04%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.69%) Cronacle
14 2 (0.69%) NFS
14 2 (0.69%) SRDF
14 2 (0.69%) Veritas File System
14 2 (0.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (10.07%) EMC NetWorker
2 27 (9.38%) SCOM
3 26 (9.03%) NetBackup
3 26 (9.03%) Terraform
3 26 (9.03%) WSUS
4 25 (8.68%) SCCM
5 23 (7.99%) SCVMM
6 21 (7.29%) Kubernetes
7 19 (6.60%) Consul
8 15 (5.21%) Nagios
9 12 (4.17%) Avamar
9 12 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
10 11 (3.82%) Ansible
11 10 (3.47%) vCenter Server
12 8 (2.78%) Tivoli
12 8 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 7 (2.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (2.43%) Packer
13 7 (2.43%) Red Hat Satellite
14 5 (1.74%) vRealize
Vendors
1 135 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 121 (42.01%) VMware
3 53 (18.40%) Cisco
4 47 (16.32%) Citrix
5 44 (15.28%) EMC
6 27 (9.38%) Google
7 25 (8.68%) HP
8 23 (7.99%) ServiceNow
9 20 (6.94%) IBM
9 20 (6.94%) Oracle
10 19 (6.60%) Symantec
11 15 (5.21%) Dell
12 14 (4.86%) NetApp
13 13 (4.51%) Red Hat
14 10 (3.47%) CommVault
15 8 (2.78%) Veeam
16 7 (2.43%) SolarWinds
17 6 (2.08%) DataCore
17 6 (2.08%) Meraki
17 6 (2.08%) Splunk