Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SRDF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SRDF over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1172 1118 1217
Rank change year-on-year -54 +99 +17
Permanent jobs citing SRDF 7 62 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.035% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category 0.031% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 40 55
UK median annual salary £54,000 £82,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.55% +43.48% -39.47%
10th Percentile £47,900 £72,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £64,575 £105,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.05% +7.50% -14.89%

SRDF is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22,538 21,634 24,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.11% 12.30% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18,760 17,948 20,406
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

SRDF
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SRDF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SRDF in the UK

SRDF
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SRDF in the UK

SRDF
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SRDF within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 -40 7 £54,000 -34.55% 2
London -50 4 £57,500 -39.47% 1
UK excluding London +7 3 £50,500 -6.05% 1
East of England +9 2 £57,250 +9.05%
South East +14 1 £50,500 -32.67% 1

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing SRDF 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 SRDF.

1 7 (100.00%) EMC
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (57.14%) Unisys
3 4 (57.14%) MCP
3 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
3 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Remedy
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Replication
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) ALGOL
5 2 (28.57%) Brocade
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) EMC VNX
5 2 (28.57%) COBOL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Flash
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) SLA

SRDF
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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Database Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe Support
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) DBA Manager
3 1 (14.29%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Storage Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Storage Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Storage and Backup Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Flash
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
3 3 (42.86%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) EMC VNX
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) ALGOL
1 2 (28.57%) COBOL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
2 4 (57.14%) Unisys
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) Brocade
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Hitachi
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) VMware