The median annual salary for a Storage Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 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 / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 416 410
Rank change year-on-year +59 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 39 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 37
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,095 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,506 £44,750
% change year-on-year +5.86% -5.01%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Storage Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Engineer in the South East

Storage Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Storage Engineer in the South East

Storage Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Engineer in the South East

Storage Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Surrey +60 17 £50,000 +5.26%
Berkshire +43 13 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £31,250 -
Hampshire +19 3 £31,825 -42.13%
Kent +25 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Buckinghamshire +4 1 £45,000 -7.21%
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (64.71%) SAN
2 43 (63.24%) Windows
3 40 (58.82%) VMware
4 30 (44.12%) Windows Server
5 27 (39.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (35.29%) NetApp
7 23 (33.82%) Active Directory
8 21 (30.88%) Linux
9 19 (27.94%) Hyper-V
10 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (19.12%) Cisco
12 12 (17.65%) NAS
13 10 (14.71%) Firewall
13 10 (14.71%) DNS
13 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
14 9 (13.24%) HP
15 8 (11.76%) EMC
15 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
15 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
16 7 (10.29%) Office 365
16 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Storage
16 7 (10.29%) ITIL
16 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
16 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
17 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
17 6 (8.82%) CentOS
17 6 (8.82%) Ubuntu
17 6 (8.82%) vSphere
18 5 (7.35%) NetBackup

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) G Suite
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (64.71%) SAN
2 12 (17.65%) NAS
3 10 (14.71%) DNS
3 10 (14.71%) Firewall
4 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.88%) DHCP
5 4 (5.88%) LAN
5 4 (5.88%) WAN
6 2 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.94%) VLAN
7 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.47%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.47%) Network Security
7 1 (1.47%) Skype
7 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.41%) MySQL
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (7.35%) PKI
3 4 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) AS400
4 3 (4.41%) Clustering
4 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.41%) iSeries
5 2 (2.94%) HP Storage
5 2 (2.94%) iPad
6 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.47%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 43 (63.24%) Windows
2 30 (44.12%) Windows Server
3 21 (30.88%) Linux
4 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.82%) CentOS
6 6 (8.82%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.41%) AIX
8 3 (4.41%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (4.41%) SUSE
9 2 (2.94%) Debian
9 2 (2.94%) Fedora
9 2 (2.94%) Unix
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
2 7 (10.29%) ITIL
3 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 4 (5.88%) Fault Analysis
4 4 (5.88%) High Availability
4 4 (5.88%) Network Design
4 4 (5.88%) OWASP
4 4 (5.88%) Time Management
4 4 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (4.41%) Data Management
5 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.94%) Presales
7 1 (1.47%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.47%) Change Control
7 1 (1.47%) Network Management
7 1 (1.47%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.47%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.88%) VB
3 2 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) NCIE
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.47%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (39.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (33.82%) Active Directory
3 19 (27.94%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.82%) vSphere
5 4 (5.88%) XenApp
6 3 (4.41%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.94%) Ceph
7 2 (2.94%) KVM
7 2 (2.94%) Squid
7 2 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.88%) vMotion
3 3 (4.41%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.41%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (4.41%) NetApp OnCommand
3 3 (4.41%) SCCM
4 2 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.94%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
5 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (58.82%) VMware
2 24 (35.29%) NetApp
3 13 (19.12%) Cisco
4 9 (13.24%) HP
5 8 (11.76%) EMC
5 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.35%) Citrix
7 5 (7.35%) CommVault
7 5 (7.35%) IBM
8 4 (5.88%) Dell
8 4 (5.88%) Veeam
8 4 (5.88%) Veritas
9 3 (4.41%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.41%) arcserve
9 3 (4.41%) EqualLogic
10 2 (2.94%) Brocade
11 1 (1.47%) Google
11 1 (1.47%) Oracle
11 1 (1.47%) Sun