Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Storage Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Storage Engineer
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1167 1132 1241
Rank change year-on-year -35 +109 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Storage Engineer 12 56 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.032% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.033% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 11 46 31
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £36,750 £42,500 £37,846
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,250 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.24% +16.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,103 171,058 200,204
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,605 142,472 167,445
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,738
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.85% +1.64%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Senior Storage Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Storage Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Storage Engineer in the UK

Senior Storage Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Storage Engineer in the UK

Senior Storage Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Storage Engineer over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Storage Engineer in the UK

Senior Storage Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Storage Engineer 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 -41 11 £50,000 -9.09% 2
UK excluding London -18 7 £39,250 -25.24% 2
London -26 5 £52,500 -25.00%
North West -1 4 £38,500 -10.47%
North of England -4 4 £38,500 -14.44%
South East +17 1 £77,500 +43.52% 2
Midlands +9 1 - -
West Midlands +7 1 - -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Senior Storage Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) Server Patching
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) NAS
6 4 (33.33%) Virtual Team
6 4 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (33.33%) Back Office
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Time Management
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) EMC
6 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) NetApp
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (25.00%) vSphere
7 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage

Senior Storage Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) NAS
2 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 3 (25.00%) EMC VNX
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) PKI
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Server Patching
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
3 4 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) EMCSA
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (8.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (8.33%) SAP