The median annual salary for a Storage Specialist was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Storage Specialist
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 648 617
Rank change year-on-year +65 -31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Specialist 4 3 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.012% 0.007% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.007% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 29
Median salary £72,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% +4.34%  
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32445 40865 41138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.75% 96.12% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27449 35261 34593
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Storage Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Specialist in London

Storage Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Storage Specialist in London

Storage Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Specialist in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Specialist in London

Storage Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London +35 3 £72,500 +20.83%
Storage Specialist
England

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region featuring Storage Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) NAS
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Brocade
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (16.67%) Isilon
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (16.67%) SRDF
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
5 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX

Storage Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) NAS
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (16.67%) SRDF
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Brocade
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Isilon
3 1 (16.67%) SolidFire