Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Storage
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1006 968 1077
Rank change year-on-year -38 +109 -9
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 155 236 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.14% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 108 202 153
UK median annual salary £51,900 £45,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.44% +1.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £34,199 £26,000 £25,900
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £32,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +48.44% -14.67% -37.50%

Enterprise Storage is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72,669 77,822 80,539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.10% 44.61% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 56,275 58,503 66,072
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,475 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Enterprise Storage
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Enterprise Storage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Storage in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Enterprise Storage in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Storage in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 150 £50,875 +4.90% 16
UK excluding London -26 89 £47,500 +48.44% 12
London +5 61 £60,000 -4.00% 6
North of England +41 35 £47,500 +8.57% 4
Yorkshire - 19 £50,000 - 1
South East -40 17 £56,025 +73.86% 2
East of England +31 14 £82,500 +63.37% 2
North West +23 14 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Midlands -12 14 £32,250 +9.79% 1
West Midlands -4 12 £28,500 -2.56% 1
South West -2 8 £55,000 +43.79% 1
North East -11 2 £25,000 -35.90% 1
East Midlands -12 2 £40,500 -26.36%
Northern Ireland - 1 £62,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 133 (85.81%) VMware
2 118 (76.13%) Windows
3 89 (57.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 88 (56.77%) Active Directory
5 87 (56.13%) Microsoft
6 64 (41.29%) Linux
7 60 (38.71%) Windows Server
8 58 (37.42%) SAN
9 52 (33.55%) Hyper-V
10 50 (32.26%) Office 365
11 43 (27.74%) Firewall
12 42 (27.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 41 (26.45%) Data Centre
13 41 (26.45%) PowerShell
14 40 (25.81%) NetApp
15 39 (25.16%) Citrix
16 37 (23.87%) Migration
17 36 (23.23%) ITIL
18 35 (22.58%) Cisco
18 35 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
19 34 (21.94%) vSphere
20 32 (20.65%) LAN
21 31 (20.00%) Dell
22 30 (19.35%) WAN
22 30 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
23 29 (18.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 28 (18.06%) Red Hat
25 27 (17.42%) EMC
25 27 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
25 27 (17.42%) Puppet

Enterprise Storage
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (13.55%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.32%) SharePoint
2 16 (10.32%) Skype for Business
3 6 (3.87%) IIS
3 6 (3.87%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.65%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 50 (32.26%) Office 365
2 30 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (6.45%) IaaS
5 5 (3.23%) OpenShift
6 4 (2.58%) PaaS
7 3 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.94%) SaaS
8 2 (1.29%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 58 (37.42%) SAN
2 43 (27.74%) Firewall
3 32 (20.65%) LAN
4 30 (19.35%) WAN
5 26 (16.77%) NAS
6 24 (15.48%) TCP/IP
7 21 (13.55%) Remote Desktop
8 16 (10.32%) Fibre Channel
9 14 (9.03%) DNS
9 14 (9.03%) Skype
10 5 (3.23%) Broadband
11 4 (2.58%) VLAN
12 3 (1.94%) DHCP
12 3 (1.94%) VoIP
13 2 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.29%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.29%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.29%) NX-OS
13 2 (1.29%) VPN
13 2 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.81%) Big Data
2 7 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.58%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.29%) MySQL
7 1 (0.65%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.65%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (16.13%) Finance
2 22 (14.19%) Law
3 8 (5.16%) Retail
4 4 (2.58%) Marketing
5 3 (1.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (18.71%) Consultant
3 24 (15.48%) Systems Engineer
4 22 (14.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 19 (12.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 18 (11.61%) Architect
7 17 (10.97%) Senior Consultant
8 14 (9.03%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 14 (9.03%) Windows Engineer
9 12 (7.74%) Analyst
9 12 (7.74%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (7.74%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 12 (7.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (7.74%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 10 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (6.45%) Storage Engineer
10 10 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
11 9 (5.81%) Wintel Engineer
11 9 (5.81%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.23%) .NET
2 4 (2.58%) JSON
3 3 (1.94%) REST
4 2 (1.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.29%) Web Services
5 1 (0.65%) CSS
5 1 (0.65%) HTML
5 1 (0.65%) LDAP
5 1 (0.65%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (0.65%) Middleware
5 1 (0.65%) RESTful
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.45%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.81%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (5.81%) Public Cloud
4 8 (5.16%) Driving Licence
5 7 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.58%) Cloud Native
7 4 (2.58%) Clustering
7 4 (2.58%) New Media
7 4 (2.58%) PKI
8 3 (1.94%) Blog
8 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.94%) Social Media
9 2 (1.29%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (1.29%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.29%) EMC VNXe
9 2 (1.29%) User Experience
9 2 (1.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 118 (76.13%) Windows
2 64 (41.29%) Linux
3 60 (38.71%) Windows Server
4 29 (18.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (9.03%) Unix
6 13 (8.39%) Ubuntu
7 9 (5.81%) CentOS
7 9 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (5.16%) Fedora
9 5 (3.23%) Debian
9 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.65%) AIX
11 1 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.65%) SUSE
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 37 (23.87%) Migration
3 36 (23.23%) ITIL
4 26 (16.77%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (14.84%) DevOps
6 19 (12.26%) Project Management
7 18 (11.61%) Patch Management
7 18 (11.61%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (11.61%) Service Management
8 17 (10.97%) Configuration Management
8 17 (10.97%) Service Delivery
9 15 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
10 12 (7.74%) Break/Fix
10 12 (7.74%) Decision-Making
10 12 (7.74%) Waterfall
11 11 (7.10%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.45%) High Availability
12 10 (6.45%) Presales
13 9 (5.81%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 41 (26.45%) PowerShell
2 20 (12.90%) Python
3 12 (7.74%) Bash Shell
4 9 (5.81%) C
4 9 (5.81%) SQL
5 4 (2.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.58%) Perl
6 3 (1.94%) C#
6 3 (1.94%) Java
6 3 (1.94%) PHP
7 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (14.84%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (14.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 21 (13.55%) CCNA
4 18 (11.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (9.68%) CCNP
5 15 (9.68%) MCSE
6 14 (9.03%) Security Cleared
7 9 (5.81%) VCP5
8 8 (5.16%) CISSP
8 8 (5.16%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (5.16%) DV Cleared
8 8 (5.16%) GIAC
8 8 (5.16%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (5.16%) Linux+ Certification
8 8 (5.16%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (5.16%) SANS
8 8 (5.16%) SSCP
9 7 (4.52%) Degree
10 6 (3.87%) SC Cleared
11 5 (3.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.65%) PMO
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 89 (57.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (56.77%) Active Directory
3 52 (33.55%) Hyper-V
4 35 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (21.94%) vSphere
6 17 (10.97%) Docker
7 10 (6.45%) NFS
8 8 (5.16%) Samba
8 8 (5.16%) VirtualBox
8 8 (5.16%) Xen
9 3 (1.94%) XenApp
10 2 (1.29%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.29%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.65%) KVM
11 1 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (17.42%) Puppet
2 21 (13.55%) vCenter Server
3 19 (12.26%) Kubernetes
3 19 (12.26%) Terraform
4 16 (10.32%) WSUS
5 15 (9.68%) Ansible
6 13 (8.39%) SCOM
7 8 (5.16%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (5.16%) Nagios
7 8 (5.16%) OpenNMS
7 8 (5.16%) ZABBIX
8 5 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (3.23%) SCCM
9 3 (1.94%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.94%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.94%) Rundeck
9 3 (1.94%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (1.29%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 133 (85.81%) VMware
2 87 (56.13%) Microsoft
3 40 (25.81%) NetApp
4 39 (25.16%) Citrix
5 35 (22.58%) Cisco
6 31 (20.00%) Dell
7 28 (18.06%) Red Hat
8 27 (17.42%) EMC
9 21 (13.55%) Sony
10 17 (10.97%) 3PAR
10 17 (10.97%) Ivanti
11 16 (10.32%) HP
11 16 (10.32%) Shavlik
12 15 (9.68%) EqualLogic
13 13 (8.39%) Brocade
14 11 (7.10%) SolarWinds
15 10 (6.45%) Veeam
16 9 (5.81%) Oracle
17 8 (5.16%) Cloudera
17 8 (5.16%) Hortonworks