The median annual salary for a Storage Specialist was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Specialist
UK / England
Rank 811 918 874
Rank change year-on-year +107 -44  
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 23 24 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.025% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.026% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 59
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -19.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.33% -11.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Storage Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Storage Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Specialist in England

Storage Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Storage Specialist in England

Storage Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Specialist in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Specialist in England

Storage Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -15 10 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Yorkshire +18 6 £44,000 +13.54%
London +80 4 £72,500 +20.83%
South East +61 3 £37,500 -21.05%
Storage Specialist
UK

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Storage Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) NetApp
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 16 (55.17%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
4 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
6 12 (41.38%) SAN
7 10 (34.48%) ITIL
7 10 (34.48%) NAS
8 9 (31.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (31.03%) Unix
8 9 (31.03%) EMC
9 8 (27.59%) Finance
9 8 (27.59%) LAN
9 8 (27.59%) HP
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 8 (27.59%) WAN
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco
9 8 (27.59%) Brocade
9 8 (27.59%) 3PAR
10 7 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (24.14%) Change Control
10 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
11 6 (20.69%) Avaya
11 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
11 6 (20.69%) MPLS
11 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
11 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) SAN
2 10 (34.48%) NAS
3 8 (27.59%) LAN
3 8 (27.59%) WAN
4 6 (20.69%) Asterisk PBX
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
4 6 (20.69%) MPLS
5 2 (6.90%) WLAN
6 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) CMDB
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.90%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.45%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (3.45%) IBM XIV
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
4 9 (31.03%) Unix
5 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (24.14%) Change Control
3 6 (20.69%) Fault Analysis
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
3 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Ticket Management
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.90%) Presales
6 2 (6.90%) Threat Management
7 1 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (10.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
1 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) OpenSIPS
3 5 (17.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) SRDF
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
1 6 (20.69%) SCOM
2 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) NetApp
3 9 (31.03%) EMC
4 8 (27.59%) 3PAR
4 8 (27.59%) Brocade
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco
4 8 (27.59%) HP
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) Avaya
5 6 (20.69%) F5
5 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
6 5 (17.24%) Veritas
7 4 (13.79%) IBM
8 3 (10.34%) Symantec
9 2 (6.90%) Dell
9 2 (6.90%) EqualLogic
9 2 (6.90%) SAP
10 1 (3.45%) Isilon
10 1 (3.45%) Juniper
10 1 (3.45%) SolidFire
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