The median annual salary for a Storage Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Storage Engineer
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 235 254
Rank change year-on-year -28 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.13% 0.036% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.036% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6603 5488 6123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.44% 97.86% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5388 4656 4994
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Storage Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Storage Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Engineer in the North West

Storage Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Storage Engineer in the North West.

Salary trend for Storage Engineer in the North West

Storage Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Engineer in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Engineer in the North West

Storage Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Manchester -26 6 £40,750 +16.42%
Merseyside - 2 £38,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Storage Engineer 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 North West region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) SAN
2 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 15 (83.33%) Windows
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
5 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (61.11%) Cisco
6 11 (61.11%) EMC
7 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 7 (38.89%) EMC VNX
9 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (22.22%) NetApp
11 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (16.67%) Office 365
11 3 (16.67%) NAS
11 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
12 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (11.11%) Release Management
12 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (11.11%) Degree
12 2 (11.11%) XenApp
12 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
12 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (11.11%) Server Patching
12 2 (11.11%) vSphere
12 2 (11.11%) Time Management

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) EMC VNX
2 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Release Management
2 2 (11.11%) Server Patching
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Line Management
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) NCDA
2 1 (5.56%) NCIE
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
4 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) EMC
3 4 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec