Period
to 22 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Storage
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 971 998 1049
Rank change year-on-year +27 +51 +3
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 218 186 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 164 154 207
UK median annual salary £50,000 £61,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.03% +22.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £28,688 £26,005 £33,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £81,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -31.82% +22.22% +5.88%

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 75,691 72,671 89,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.67% 42.43% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59,669 59,102 72,618
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +7.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,454
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 April 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 22 April 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 0 208 £50,000 -20.00% 11
UK excluding London +14 149 £37,500 -31.82% 7
London -20 69 £52,500 -19.23% 4
South East +22 66 £35,000 -46.15% 2
Midlands +5 30 £34,000 +13.33% 1
North of England -2 19 £40,000 +11.58% 2
West Midlands -3 18 £31,750 +18.47%
South West +3 13 £45,000 +37.40% 2
North West - 13 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands +12 12 £55,000 +29.41% 1
East of England -25 11 £52,500 -4.55%
Scotland -28 6 £44,500 +22.76%
Yorkshire +21 4 £37,500 -16.67%
Wales +11 4 £28,250 -37.22%
North East -24 2 £65,000 +81.31%

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 148 (67.89%) VMware
2 146 (66.97%) Windows
3 113 (51.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (41.74%) Active Directory
5 80 (36.70%) Cisco
6 76 (34.86%) Microsoft
7 73 (33.49%) Linux
8 69 (31.65%) Windows Server
9 68 (31.19%) NetApp
10 52 (23.85%) EMC
11 51 (23.39%) Citrix
12 47 (21.56%) ITIL
13 45 (20.64%) Hyper-V
14 43 (19.72%) SAN
15 42 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
16 41 (18.81%) Microsoft Azure
17 39 (17.89%) SQL Server
17 39 (17.89%) DNS
17 39 (17.89%) PowerShell
17 39 (17.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 38 (17.43%) VMware ESXi
18 38 (17.43%) Data Centre
19 36 (16.51%) Dell
20 33 (15.14%) HP
20 33 (15.14%) Capacity Planning
21 32 (14.68%) Problem-Solving
22 31 (14.22%) IBM
22 31 (14.22%) Unix
23 30 (13.76%) Red Hat
23 30 (13.76%) vSphere

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 22 (10.09%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.34%) IIS
3 12 (5.50%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.05%) SAS
5 9 (4.13%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.38%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.46%) Apache
10 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.46%) JBoss
10 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 42 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (18.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (13.30%) Office 365
4 28 (12.84%) SaaS
5 17 (7.80%) IaaS
6 8 (3.67%) PaaS
7 2 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 43 (19.72%) SAN
2 39 (17.89%) DNS
3 29 (13.30%) Firewall
3 29 (13.30%) LAN
4 27 (12.39%) TCP/IP
5 24 (11.01%) NAS
6 22 (10.09%) DHCP
6 22 (10.09%) WAN
7 11 (5.05%) iSCSI
7 11 (5.05%) VLAN
8 4 (1.83%) BGP
8 4 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (1.83%) Network Security
8 4 (1.83%) Skype
8 4 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.83%) Wireless
9 3 (1.38%) HTTP
9 3 (1.38%) WLAN
10 2 (0.92%) VoIP
10 2 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.50%) MySQL
3 8 (3.67%) PowerCenter
4 3 (1.38%) Big Data
5 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.46%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (9.63%) Finance
2 5 (2.29%) Retail
2 5 (2.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.83%) Back Office
4 3 (1.38%) Banking
4 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.38%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.38%) Marketing
5 1 (0.46%) Automotive
5 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (16.51%) Architect
2 32 (14.68%) Analyst
2 32 (14.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (13.30%) Systems Engineer
4 23 (10.55%) Storage Engineer
5 21 (9.63%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (8.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (8.72%) IT Support
6 19 (8.72%) Support Engineer
7 17 (7.80%) IT Engineer
8 16 (7.34%) IT Support Engineer
8 16 (7.34%) VMware Engineer
9 15 (6.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 14 (6.42%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (5.50%) Administrator
11 12 (5.50%) Cloud Architect
11 12 (5.50%) Network Engineer
12 11 (5.05%) Consultant
12 11 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (4.59%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.42%) Web Services
2 13 (5.96%) Middleware
3 8 (3.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (2.29%) REST
5 3 (1.38%) Flash
5 3 (1.38%) React
5 3 (1.38%) Redux
6 2 (0.92%) .NET
7 1 (0.46%) Behat
7 1 (0.46%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.46%) LAMP
7 1 (0.46%) Laravel
7 1 (0.46%) LDAP
7 1 (0.46%) OLE
7 1 (0.46%) Symfony
7 1 (0.46%) XMPP
7 1 (0.46%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.43%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.96%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.96%) Replication
3 13 (5.96%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (5.50%) Private Cloud
5 11 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.05%) Enterprise Cloud
5 11 (5.05%) Hybrid Cloud
6 10 (4.59%) EMC VNX
6 10 (4.59%) Mainframe
7 7 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.75%) Public Cloud
9 5 (2.29%) PKI
10 4 (1.83%) EMC VMAX
10 4 (1.83%) IBM XIV
10 4 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.83%) New Media
11 3 (1.38%) Clustering
11 3 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 146 (66.97%) Windows
2 73 (33.49%) Linux
3 69 (31.65%) Windows Server
4 31 (14.22%) Unix
5 23 (10.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (10.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (9.63%) AIX
7 16 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (6.88%) Solaris
9 8 (3.67%) HPUX
9 8 (3.67%) VMS
10 6 (2.75%) Debian
10 6 (2.75%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.29%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.92%) CentOS
13 2 (0.92%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.46%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.56%) ITIL
2 33 (15.14%) Capacity Planning
3 32 (14.68%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (10.55%) DevOps
5 22 (10.09%) Change Management
6 21 (9.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (8.72%) Server Building
7 19 (8.72%) Service Management
8 18 (8.26%) Decision-Making
9 16 (7.34%) ITSM
10 14 (6.42%) Release Management
11 12 (5.50%) Capacity Management
11 12 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (5.50%) Migration
11 12 (5.50%) Project Management
12 11 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (5.05%) Configuration Management
12 11 (5.05%) TOGAF
13 10 (4.59%) Presales
14 8 (3.67%) Application Discovery
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.89%) PowerShell
2 23 (10.55%) SQL
3 12 (5.50%) Perl
4 9 (4.13%) C
5 5 (2.29%) Python
6 3 (1.38%) ES6
6 3 (1.38%) Java
6 3 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.38%) Korn
6 3 (1.38%) PHP
7 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.46%) C#
7 1 (0.46%) C++
7 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (17.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (11.01%) Degree
4 14 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (6.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (5.96%) CCNA
5 13 (5.96%) CCNP
5 13 (5.96%) VCP5
6 11 (5.05%) CCA
6 11 (5.05%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (5.05%) MCITP
6 11 (5.05%) MCSA
7 6 (2.75%) MCP
7 6 (2.75%) MCSE
8 5 (2.29%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.92%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.92%) EMCSA
9 2 (0.92%) RHCA
9 2 (0.92%) RHCE
9 2 (0.92%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.09%) SLA
2 7 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.38%) COSHH
3 3 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.92%) PMO
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 113 (51.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 91 (41.74%) Active Directory
3 45 (20.64%) Hyper-V
4 38 (17.43%) VMware ESXi
5 30 (13.76%) vSphere
6 11 (5.05%) NFS
7 10 (4.59%) XenApp
8 7 (3.21%) Docker
9 6 (2.75%) Ceph
10 5 (2.29%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.38%) Firmware
12 3 (1.38%) Xen
13 2 (0.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 1 (0.46%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.46%) vCloud
14 1 (0.46%) Veritas File System
14 1 (0.46%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (9.63%) SCOM
1 21 (9.63%) vCenter Server
2 9 (4.13%) FortiGate
3 7 (3.21%) Puppet
4 6 (2.75%) Ansible
4 6 (2.75%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.29%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.83%) SCCM
7 3 (1.38%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.38%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.92%) EMC VPLEX
8 2 (0.92%) Kibana
8 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.92%) Terraform
9 1 (0.46%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.46%) SnapMirror
9 1 (0.46%) SnapVault
9 1 (0.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 148 (67.89%) VMware
2 80 (36.70%) Cisco
3 76 (34.86%) Microsoft
4 68 (31.19%) NetApp
5 52 (23.85%) EMC
6 51 (23.39%) Citrix
7 36 (16.51%) Dell
8 33 (15.14%) HP
9 31 (14.22%) IBM
10 30 (13.76%) Red Hat
11 26 (11.93%) Oracle
12 20 (9.17%) Veeam
13 18 (8.26%) 3PAR
14 14 (6.42%) EqualLogic
15 12 (5.50%) Sybase
16 10 (4.59%) CommVault
16 10 (4.59%) Veritas
17 9 (4.13%) Progress
18 8 (3.67%) Isilon
19 7 (3.21%) Aruba