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

Enterprise Storage
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 938 982 1061
Rank change year-on-year +44 +79 -56
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 241 206 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 187 184 191
UK median annual salary £37,500 £48,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.88% -6.80% -6.36%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,900 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,400 £80,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,225 £37,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -14.07% -15.73% -11.00%

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 73,198 72,300 87,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.08% 40.78% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56,623 59,323 70,490
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,714 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +0.50% +1.19% +5.00%

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 January 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 18 January 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 +37 228 £39,500 -17.71% 24
UK excluding London +41 172 £32,225 -14.07% 14
South East +84 80 £31,500 -49.60% 5
London -7 68 £54,000 -16.92% 10
Midlands +17 60 £30,000 +3.45% 3
West Midlands +6 46 £29,375 +1.29% 3
East Midlands +23 14 £55,000 +29.41%
South West - 9 £37,500 -
North of England -13 7 £38,750 +6.90% 6
Wales +20 6 £31,500 -30.00%
Scotland -32 6 £44,250 -11.50%
East of England -4 4 £50,250 -8.64%
North West -4 4 £47,500 +20.25% 4
Yorkshire +30 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 184 (76.35%) VMware
2 175 (72.61%) Windows
3 141 (58.51%) Active Directory
4 139 (57.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 116 (48.13%) Microsoft
6 111 (46.06%) Cisco
7 104 (43.15%) NetApp
8 93 (38.59%) Citrix
9 86 (35.68%) Hyper-V
10 81 (33.61%) Windows Server
11 77 (31.95%) Firewall
12 72 (29.88%) Linux
13 68 (28.22%) ITIL
14 67 (27.80%) Dell
14 67 (27.80%) MS Exchange
14 67 (27.80%) Microsoft Azure
15 57 (23.65%) EqualLogic
16 56 (23.24%) HP
17 49 (20.33%) Data Centre
18 48 (19.92%) Unix
19 47 (19.50%) Management Information System
20 42 (17.43%) PowerShell
21 41 (17.01%) Problem Management
22 40 (16.60%) SAN
23 39 (16.18%) Office 365
24 35 (14.52%) Finance
25 34 (14.11%) Microsoft Office
25 34 (14.11%) Process Improvement
25 34 (14.11%) Capacity Planning
25 34 (14.11%) Line Management

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 67 (27.80%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.81%) SAS
3 11 (4.56%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.73%) IIS
5 7 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.49%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.24%) Apache
8 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (14.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 67 (27.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (16.18%) Office 365
3 27 (11.20%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (5.39%) SaaS
5 8 (3.32%) IaaS
5 8 (3.32%) PaaS
6 3 (1.24%) G Suite
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (31.95%) Firewall
2 40 (16.60%) SAN
3 32 (13.28%) LAN
4 31 (12.86%) WAN
5 29 (12.03%) DNS
6 24 (9.96%) NAS
7 21 (8.71%) DHCP
8 20 (8.30%) TCP/IP
9 13 (5.39%) Ethernet
10 9 (3.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 9 (3.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (3.32%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (3.32%) VLAN
12 7 (2.90%) BGP
13 6 (2.49%) Network Security
13 6 (2.49%) VoIP
14 5 (2.07%) EIGRP
14 5 (2.07%) VPN
15 4 (1.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.90%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.49%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.24%) MySQL
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.41%) Big Data
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.41%) PHPUnit
General
1 35 (14.52%) Finance
2 8 (3.32%) Law
3 6 (2.49%) Back Office
4 4 (1.66%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.83%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Billing
6 1 (0.41%) Games
6 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (29.46%) Analyst
2 36 (14.94%) Support Analyst
3 35 (14.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 34 (14.11%) Active Directory Support
4 34 (14.11%) Exchange Support
4 34 (14.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (14.11%) Server Analyst
4 34 (14.11%) Server Support
5 30 (12.45%) Active Directory Analyst
6 29 (12.03%) Support Engineer
7 27 (11.20%) Architect
8 25 (10.37%) Active Directory Support Analyst
8 25 (10.37%) Server Support Analyst
8 25 (10.37%) Windows Support Analyst
9 24 (9.96%) Desktop Support
10 23 (9.54%) VMware Engineer
11 18 (7.47%) Windows Server Support
12 15 (6.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 15 (6.22%) Infrastructure Support
12 15 (6.22%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.47%) Web Services
2 10 (4.15%) REST
3 6 (2.49%) Java EE
3 6 (2.49%) JSON
3 6 (2.49%) Middleware
3 6 (2.49%) SOAP
3 6 (2.49%) WSDL
3 6 (2.49%) XSD
4 5 (2.07%) Flash
5 3 (1.24%) Laravel
5 3 (1.24%) Symfony
5 3 (1.24%) XMPP
5 3 (1.24%) Yii
6 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.41%) Behat
6 1 (0.41%) React
6 1 (0.41%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.33%) Data Centre
2 47 (19.50%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.39%) Private Cloud
4 12 (4.98%) Hybrid Cloud
5 11 (4.56%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.15%) Mainframe
7 9 (3.73%) PKI
8 6 (2.49%) EMC VNX
9 5 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.07%) Clustering
9 5 (2.07%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (2.07%) Replication
10 4 (1.66%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.24%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.83%) Celerra
12 2 (0.83%) CLARiiON
12 2 (0.83%) CMDB
12 2 (0.83%) IBM XIV
12 2 (0.83%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 175 (72.61%) Windows
2 81 (33.61%) Windows Server
3 72 (29.88%) Linux
4 48 (19.92%) Unix
5 25 (10.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (9.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (7.05%) AIX
8 14 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.32%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (2.90%) VMS
12 6 (2.49%) CentOS
13 5 (2.07%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.66%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.41%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.41%) Debian
15 1 (0.41%) Solaris
15 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (28.22%) ITIL
2 41 (17.01%) Problem Management
3 34 (14.11%) Capacity Planning
3 34 (14.11%) Line Management
3 34 (14.11%) Process Improvement
4 25 (10.37%) Change Management
5 22 (9.13%) Capacity Management
6 21 (8.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (8.71%) Service Management
7 19 (7.88%) DevOps
8 18 (7.47%) Configuration Management
8 18 (7.47%) Security Hardening
8 18 (7.47%) Statistics
9 17 (7.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (7.05%) Release Management
10 16 (6.64%) Service Delivery
11 12 (4.98%) ITSM
12 11 (4.56%) Data Management
12 11 (4.56%) People Management
13 10 (4.15%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.43%) PowerShell
2 14 (5.81%) SQL
3 10 (4.15%) Java
4 7 (2.90%) Perl
4 7 (2.90%) Python
5 4 (1.66%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.24%) Korn
6 3 (1.24%) PHP
7 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.41%) C
8 1 (0.41%) C#
8 1 (0.41%) C++
8 1 (0.41%) ES6
8 1 (0.41%) Go
Qualifications
1 32 (13.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (11.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 21 (8.71%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (7.88%) Degree
5 18 (7.47%) CCNA
5 18 (7.47%) CCNP
6 15 (6.22%) MCSA
7 14 (5.81%) VCP5
8 11 (4.56%) CCA
8 11 (4.56%) Citrix Certification
8 11 (4.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (4.56%) MCITP
8 11 (4.56%) MCSE
9 7 (2.90%) MCP
10 4 (1.66%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.24%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.24%) CCDP
11 3 (1.24%) EMCSA
11 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.83%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.79%) SLA
2 9 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.49%) QA
4 3 (1.24%) PMO
5 2 (0.83%) BS25999
5 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 141 (58.51%) Active Directory
2 139 (57.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (35.68%) Hyper-V
4 18 (7.47%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (6.22%) vSphere
6 8 (3.32%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.49%) Docker
7 6 (2.49%) NFS
7 6 (2.49%) XenApp
8 4 (1.66%) Firmware
8 4 (1.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (1.66%) Veritas File System
8 4 (1.66%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.83%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.41%) etcd
10 1 (0.41%) SRDF
10 1 (0.41%) vCloud
10 1 (0.41%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (7.88%) SCOM
2 12 (4.98%) SCCM
3 7 (2.90%) NetBackup
3 7 (2.90%) Puppet
3 7 (2.90%) vCenter Server
4 6 (2.49%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.07%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.24%) EMC VPLEX
7 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.41%) Consul
Vendors
1 184 (76.35%) VMware
2 116 (48.13%) Microsoft
3 111 (46.06%) Cisco
4 104 (43.15%) NetApp
5 93 (38.59%) Citrix
6 67 (27.80%) Dell
7 57 (23.65%) EqualLogic
8 56 (23.24%) HP
9 27 (11.20%) Red Hat
10 24 (9.96%) EMC
11 22 (9.13%) Oracle
12 21 (8.71%) IBM
13 17 (7.05%) 3PAR
14 11 (4.56%) Brocade
14 11 (4.56%) CheckPoint
14 11 (4.56%) CommVault
14 11 (4.56%) F5
15 9 (3.73%) Dell Compellent
15 9 (3.73%) Juniper
16 8 (3.32%) Veritas