Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Storage Specialist was £69,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Storage Specialist
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1183 1212 1301
Rank change year-on-year +29 +89 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Storage Specialist 6 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.004% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
UK median annual salary £69,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.36% -8.33% +41.18%
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,150 £37,838
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,000 £62,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 - £42,250

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Senior Storage Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Storage Specialist in the UK

Senior Storage Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Storage Specialist in the UK

Senior Storage Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Storage Specialist over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Storage Specialist in the UK

Senior Storage Specialist
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Storage Specialist within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +46 6 £69,500 +26.36%
London -6 3 £75,000 +36.36%
UK excluding London - 3 £60,000 -
East of England - 2 £62,000 -
Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior Storage Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) EMC
1 5 (83.33%) Veritas
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) EMCTA
3 3 (50.00%) EMCSA
3 3 (50.00%) IaaS
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) EMC VNX
3 3 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Data Security
3 3 (50.00%) Replication
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) Brocade
3 3 (50.00%) Symmetrix
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server

Senior Storage Specialist 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
1 3 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
1 3 (50.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (16.67%) Celerra
2 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Data Security
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) EMCSA
1 3 (50.00%) EMCTA
1 3 (50.00%) NCDA
1 3 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) SRDF
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) DiskXtender
2 1 (16.67%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (16.67%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) EMC
1 5 (83.33%) Veritas
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Brocade
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) Siebel
5 1 (16.67%) SolidFire
5 1 (16.67%) Sybase