Period
to 18 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Storage
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 922 989 966
Rank change year-on-year +67 -23 +92
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 141 172 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 109 116 193
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.64% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £34,875 £26,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year +4.05% +35.16% -14.67%

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 52,967 63,679 71,672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.99% 39.60% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 40,178 48,859 53,415
UK median annual salary £52,725 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.43% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Storage in the UK

Enterprise Storage
Top 13 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 November 2019. 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 +44 124 £50,000 - 24
UK excluding London +35 82 £45,000 +4.05% 22
London +77 45 £87,500 +45.83% 4
Midlands +33 28 £30,150 -21.69% 9
West Midlands +28 28 £30,150 -21.69% 9
South West +21 20 £50,000 - 3
South East +20 13 £50,000 +21.21% 3
East of England +62 10 £60,000 -27.27%
North of England +2 9 £36,250 -23.68% 5
Yorkshire +2 4 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Scotland - 4 £50,000 - 2
North West +31 3 £42,911 +7.28% 2
North East +20 2 £24,000 -4.00%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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.

1 108 (76.60%) VMware
2 101 (71.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (59.57%) Windows
4 66 (46.81%) Microsoft
5 55 (39.01%) Azure
6 52 (36.88%) Hyper-V
7 50 (35.46%) Active Directory
8 40 (28.37%) vSphere
8 40 (28.37%) Data Centre
9 39 (27.66%) Presales
9 39 (27.66%) Citrix
10 37 (26.24%) Linux
10 37 (26.24%) NetApp
11 36 (25.53%) DevOps
12 35 (24.82%) ITIL
12 35 (24.82%) SAN
13 34 (24.11%) EMC
14 32 (22.70%) IaaS
15 31 (21.99%) Office 365
15 31 (21.99%) AWS
16 29 (20.57%) SaaS
16 29 (20.57%) Dell
16 29 (20.57%) Replication
17 28 (19.86%) Windows Server
18 27 (19.15%) Firewall
19 26 (18.44%) IT Strategy
20 25 (17.73%) Public Cloud
20 25 (17.73%) Problem-Solving
20 25 (17.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 25 (17.73%) MS Exchange

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 25 (17.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.67%) IIS
3 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.55%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.13%) Apache
5 3 (2.13%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 55 (39.01%) Azure
2 32 (22.70%) IaaS
3 31 (21.99%) AWS
3 31 (21.99%) Office 365
4 29 (20.57%) SaaS
5 13 (9.22%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (7.80%) PaaS
7 6 (4.26%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.42%) Serverless
9 1 (0.71%) GCP
9 1 (0.71%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (24.82%) SAN
2 27 (19.15%) Firewall
3 19 (13.48%) LAN
3 19 (13.48%) WAN
4 16 (11.35%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (8.51%) DNS
5 12 (8.51%) NAS
6 9 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (6.38%) Unified Communications
7 8 (5.67%) Internet
7 8 (5.67%) VPN
8 7 (4.96%) VSAN
9 6 (4.26%) FTP
9 6 (4.26%) iSCSI
9 6 (4.26%) Wireless
10 5 (3.55%) DHCP
10 5 (3.55%) TCP/IP
11 4 (2.84%) Network Security
11 4 (2.84%) Skype
11 4 (2.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.93%) Big Data
2 10 (7.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.13%) GIS
5 2 (1.42%) DB2
5 2 (1.42%) InfluxDB
5 2 (1.42%) MySQL
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (12.06%) Finance
2 7 (4.96%) Marketing
2 7 (4.96%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.71%) Law
3 1 (0.71%) Legal
3 1 (0.71%) Retail
3 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (16.31%) Analyst
1 23 (16.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (14.18%) Technical Design Authority
3 17 (12.06%) Architect
4 14 (9.93%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (9.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 12 (8.51%) Data Centre Engineer
6 12 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.80%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Consultant
8 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 10 (7.09%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Project Manager
8 10 (7.09%) Senior Manager
8 10 (7.09%) Senior Project Manager
9 9 (6.38%) Administrator
9 9 (6.38%) Platform Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.96%) Presales Engineer
10 7 (4.96%) Presales Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.18%) Web Services
2 5 (3.55%) .NET
2 5 (3.55%) Apache Thrift
2 5 (3.55%) LDAP
2 5 (3.55%) REST
2 5 (3.55%) SOAP
2 5 (3.55%) WSDL
3 2 (1.42%) Flash
3 2 (1.42%) Middleware
4 1 (0.71%) JSON
4 1 (0.71%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (28.37%) Data Centre
2 29 (20.57%) Replication
3 25 (17.73%) Public Cloud
4 10 (7.09%) EMC VNX
4 10 (7.09%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (5.67%) Clustering
5 8 (5.67%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.55%) Internet of Things
7 5 (3.55%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.55%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.55%) N-Tier
7 5 (3.55%) PKI
8 2 (1.42%) CMDB
8 2 (1.42%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.42%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.71%) BYOD
9 1 (0.71%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 84 (59.57%) Windows
2 37 (26.24%) Linux
3 28 (19.86%) Windows Server
4 19 (13.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (11.35%) Windows 10
6 13 (9.22%) Unix
7 9 (6.38%) CentOS
7 9 (6.38%) Fedora
7 9 (6.38%) Ubuntu
8 6 (4.26%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.55%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.84%) HPUX
10 4 (2.84%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.13%) Android
12 1 (0.71%) AIX
12 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.66%) Presales
2 36 (25.53%) DevOps
3 35 (24.82%) ITIL
4 26 (18.44%) IT Strategy
5 25 (17.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 25 (17.73%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (17.02%) Service Delivery
7 20 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (14.18%) Customer Requirements
8 19 (13.48%) Process Improvement
8 19 (13.48%) Project Management
9 17 (12.06%) Configuration Management
9 17 (12.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (12.06%) High Availability
10 15 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (10.64%) Migration
11 14 (9.93%) Acceptance Criteria
12 13 (9.22%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (9.22%) Converged Infrastructure
12 13 (9.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.35%) C
2 15 (10.64%) PowerShell
2 15 (10.64%) SQL
3 12 (8.51%) Bash Shell
4 11 (7.80%) Python
5 8 (5.67%) Perl
6 5 (3.55%) Java
6 5 (3.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.71%) C++
7 1 (0.71%) COBOL
7 1 (0.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (10.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (7.09%) VCP6
3 9 (6.38%) Degree
4 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (2.13%) MCSA
5 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.42%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.42%) HNC
6 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.64%) SLA
2 9 (6.38%) PMO
3 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.71%) BS25999
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (71.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (36.88%) Hyper-V
3 50 (35.46%) Active Directory
4 40 (28.37%) vSphere
5 17 (12.06%) NFS
6 11 (7.80%) XenApp
7 10 (7.09%) Docker
7 10 (7.09%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (7.09%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (6.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 9 (6.38%) Samba
8 9 (6.38%) VirtualBox
8 9 (6.38%) Xen
9 7 (4.96%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.42%) SRDF
11 1 (0.71%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.71%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.71%) Firmware
11 1 (0.71%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (12.77%) SCCM
1 18 (12.77%) vCenter Server
2 15 (10.64%) Ansible
3 11 (7.80%) Puppet
4 10 (7.09%) AppDNA
4 10 (7.09%) Kubernetes
5 9 (6.38%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (6.38%) Nagios
5 9 (6.38%) OpenNMS
5 9 (6.38%) vRealize
5 9 (6.38%) ZABBIX
6 7 (4.96%) Avamar
7 6 (4.26%) Backup Exec
7 6 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (4.26%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (2.13%) Tivoli
9 3 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (2.13%) WSUS
10 2 (1.42%) Netcool
Vendors
1 108 (76.60%) VMware
2 66 (46.81%) Microsoft
3 39 (27.66%) Citrix
4 37 (26.24%) NetApp
5 34 (24.11%) EMC
6 29 (20.57%) Dell
7 24 (17.02%) 3PAR
8 21 (14.89%) Cisco
8 21 (14.89%) HP
9 18 (12.77%) Red Hat
10 11 (7.80%) SolarWinds
11 10 (7.09%) EqualLogic
11 10 (7.09%) Oracle
12 9 (6.38%) Cloudera
12 9 (6.38%) Hortonworks
13 8 (5.67%) F5
14 7 (4.96%) ServiceNow
14 7 (4.96%) Veeam
15 6 (4.26%) Brocade
15 6 (4.26%) Juniper