Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Storage
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1013 1027 1078
Rank change year-on-year +14 +51 -16
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 189 184 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 150 156 169
UK median annual salary £51,025 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.96% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £40,825 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% -25.77% +10.00%

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 76,005 77,377 88,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.53% 43.57% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 58,721 60,449 72,229
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,423 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.07% -0.18% +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 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Storage in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Top 15 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 18 July 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 +9 178 £52,050 -13.25% 19
UK excluding London +15 110 £44,000 +7.78% 12
London -8 75 £60,000 -4.00% 8
North of England +42 33 £42,500 +5.39% 5
South East -18 29 £40,000 -33.33% 1
North West - 20 £40,000 - 3
East of England - 20 £52,500 - 3
South West +1 15 £45,000 +42.86% 1
Yorkshire +34 11 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Midlands -18 6 £29,375 -44.05% 1
West Midlands +2 4 £29,250 +2.99% 1
Scotland -19 4 - - 1
Wales +16 3 £27,500 -16.76%
East Midlands -1 2 £51,250 -10.87%
North East -18 2 £65,000 +73.68%

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 137 (72.49%) VMware
2 133 (70.37%) Windows
3 100 (52.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 88 (46.56%) Active Directory
5 81 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 77 (40.74%) Linux
7 66 (34.92%) Windows Server
8 63 (33.33%) SAN
9 60 (31.75%) Office 365
10 58 (30.69%) Data Centre
11 56 (29.63%) Cisco
12 55 (29.10%) EMC
13 52 (27.51%) PowerShell
14 42 (22.22%) NetApp
15 41 (21.69%) VMware ESXi
16 39 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
16 39 (20.63%) ITIL
17 36 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
18 35 (18.52%) Citrix
18 35 (18.52%) Hyper-V
19 34 (17.99%) Finance
19 34 (17.99%) Firewall
20 33 (17.46%) vSphere
21 32 (16.93%) Red Hat
21 32 (16.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 31 (16.40%) DNS
23 30 (15.87%) Dell
24 29 (15.34%) TCP/IP
24 29 (15.34%) NAS
25 28 (14.81%) IBM

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 24 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.05%) MS Exchange
3 16 (8.47%) IIS
4 15 (7.94%) Skype for Business
5 8 (4.23%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.65%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.59%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.53%) Apache
8 1 (0.53%) JBoss
8 1 (0.53%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 60 (31.75%) Office 365
2 39 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (12.17%) IaaS
4 23 (12.17%) SaaS
5 10 (5.29%) PaaS
6 3 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.06%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 63 (33.33%) SAN
2 34 (17.99%) Firewall
3 31 (16.40%) DNS
4 29 (15.34%) NAS
4 29 (15.34%) TCP/IP
5 23 (12.17%) LAN
6 16 (8.47%) Skype
7 15 (7.94%) WAN
8 12 (6.35%) DHCP
9 11 (5.82%) Fibre Channel
9 11 (5.82%) VLAN
10 10 (5.29%) iSCSI
11 8 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (2.12%) Broadband
12 4 (2.12%) HTTP
13 3 (1.59%) VPN
13 3 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.59%) Wireless
13 3 (1.59%) WLAN
14 2 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.82%) MySQL
3 8 (4.23%) PowerCenter
4 7 (3.70%) Big Data
5 3 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.53%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (17.99%) Finance
2 8 (4.23%) Law
2 8 (4.23%) Retail
3 5 (2.65%) Marketing
3 5 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.06%) Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Automotive
6 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (20.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (19.58%) Architect
2 37 (19.58%) Systems Engineer
3 26 (13.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 24 (12.70%) Consultant
5 18 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
5 18 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 14 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 14 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
7 13 (6.88%) Backup Engineer
7 13 (6.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 13 (6.88%) Storage and Backup Engineer
7 13 (6.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 12 (6.35%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 12 (6.35%) VMware Engineer
9 11 (5.82%) Administrator
9 11 (5.82%) Cloud Architect
9 11 (5.82%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.88%) Middleware
2 8 (4.23%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (3.70%) .NET
4 6 (3.17%) REST
5 5 (2.65%) Web Services
6 4 (2.12%) JSON
7 2 (1.06%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.06%) React
7 2 (1.06%) Redux
8 1 (0.53%) CSS
8 1 (0.53%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.53%) HTML
8 1 (0.53%) LAMP
8 1 (0.53%) LDAP
8 1 (0.53%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (0.53%) OLE
8 1 (0.53%) RESTful
8 1 (0.53%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 58 (30.69%) Data Centre
2 17 (8.99%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (5.82%) Replication
4 10 (5.29%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (4.23%) New Media
5 8 (4.23%) Public Cloud
6 7 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.17%) EMC VNX
7 6 (3.17%) Enterprise Cloud
7 6 (3.17%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.12%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (2.12%) PKI
9 4 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.59%) Blog
10 3 (1.59%) Clustering
10 3 (1.59%) IBM XIV
10 3 (1.59%) Social Media
11 2 (1.06%) FlexPod
11 2 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 133 (70.37%) Windows
2 77 (40.74%) Linux
3 66 (34.92%) Windows Server
4 27 (14.29%) Unix
5 23 (12.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (9.52%) AIX
7 15 (7.94%) Solaris
8 13 (6.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (6.35%) Ubuntu
10 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (4.23%) Debian
11 8 (4.23%) HPUX
12 5 (2.65%) CentOS
13 4 (2.12%) Fedora
13 4 (2.12%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.53%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.53%) SUSE
14 1 (0.53%) VMS
14 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.63%) ITIL
2 25 (13.23%) Capacity Planning
3 24 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (12.17%) Migration
5 22 (11.64%) DevOps
6 20 (10.58%) Configuration Management
6 20 (10.58%) Project Management
7 18 (9.52%) Service Management
8 17 (8.99%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (8.47%) Capacity Management
9 16 (8.47%) Mobile Device Management
10 15 (7.94%) Presales
10 15 (7.94%) Server Building
10 15 (7.94%) TOGAF
11 14 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (7.41%) Service Delivery
11 14 (7.41%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.88%) Patch Management
13 11 (5.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (27.51%) PowerShell
2 24 (12.70%) SQL
3 13 (6.88%) C
4 11 (5.82%) Perl
4 11 (5.82%) Python
5 6 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.65%) Java
7 4 (2.12%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.12%) C#
8 2 (1.06%) ES6
8 2 (1.06%) PHP
9 1 (0.53%) C++
9 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (16.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (8.99%) CCNA
2 17 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.88%) CCNP
4 12 (6.35%) Degree
5 11 (5.82%) VCP5
6 10 (5.29%) MCSE
7 7 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.17%) MCP
8 6 (3.17%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.65%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (2.12%) CCA
10 4 (2.12%) CISSP
10 4 (2.12%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (2.12%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (2.12%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.12%) MCITP
10 4 (2.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.59%) COSHH
2 3 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 100 (52.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (46.56%) Active Directory
3 41 (21.69%) VMware ESXi
4 35 (18.52%) Hyper-V
5 33 (17.46%) vSphere
6 13 (6.88%) Docker
6 13 (6.88%) NFS
7 9 (4.76%) XenApp
8 7 (3.70%) Xen
9 6 (3.17%) Ceph
10 4 (2.12%) Samba
10 4 (2.12%) VirtualBox
11 3 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (1.06%) DFS Replication
12 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.53%) Firmware
13 1 (0.53%) KVM
13 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (12.17%) Puppet
2 22 (11.64%) vCenter Server
3 20 (10.58%) SCOM
4 15 (7.94%) Terraform
5 13 (6.88%) Ansible
5 13 (6.88%) Kubernetes
6 10 (5.29%) WSUS
7 6 (3.17%) Backup Exec
7 6 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.65%) Nagios
8 5 (2.65%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.65%) SCCM
9 4 (2.12%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (2.12%) FortiGate
9 4 (2.12%) OpenNMS
9 4 (2.12%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.59%) SCVMM
10 3 (1.59%) SnapVault
11 2 (1.06%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 137 (72.49%) VMware
2 81 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 56 (29.63%) Cisco
4 55 (29.10%) EMC
5 42 (22.22%) NetApp
6 35 (18.52%) Citrix
7 32 (16.93%) Red Hat
8 30 (15.87%) Dell
9 28 (14.81%) IBM
10 27 (14.29%) HP
10 27 (14.29%) Veeam
11 16 (8.47%) 3PAR
11 16 (8.47%) Oracle
12 13 (6.88%) Brocade
13 12 (6.35%) Sybase
14 10 (5.29%) Ivanti
14 10 (5.29%) Shavlik
15 9 (4.76%) Aruba
15 9 (4.76%) Veritas
15 9 (4.76%) Zerto