The median annual salary for a Storage Engineer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Engineer
England / North West
Rank 248 225 231
Rank change year-on-year -23 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 9 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 17
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.66% -7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £52,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,506 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.86% -4.48%  

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 5865 5483 6340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.72% 97.06% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4606 5110
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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
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 23 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
Manchester -29 6 £41,500 +10.66% 2
Merseyside - 2 £45,000 -
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) EMC
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (41.67%) EMC VNX
6 3 (25.00%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) NetApp
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) NCDA
7 2 (16.67%) NCIE
7 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) XenApp
7 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Release Management
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (8.33%) FlexPod
8 1 (8.33%) Line Management
8 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (8.33%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (8.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Release Management
1 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) NCDA
1 2 (16.67%) NCIE
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum + Company Vehicle
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Blackpool and The Fylde College
Salary: From £27,449 to £30,004 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago