Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1195 1125 1271
Rank change year-on-year -70 +146 -79
Permanent jobs citing SRDF 8 46 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.027% 0.008%
As % of the System Software category 0.033% 0.22% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 5 38 12
UK median annual salary £57,500 £80,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.13% +60.00% -47.37%
10th Percentile £46,850 £68,250 £46,000
90th Percentile £64,100 £105,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +10.53% -20.83%

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 24,291 21,229 24,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.69% 12.30% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19,776 17,709 21,067
UK median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,457
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +5.05% +1.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.69%

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 6 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 20 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 -44 8 £57,500 -28.13% 2
UK excluding London -12 4 £56,250 +7.14% 2
London -59 4 £57,500 -36.11%
South East - 2 £51,500 - 1
East of England -3 1 £64,000 +21.90%
South West - 1 £60,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing SRDF 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 SRDF.

1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 4 (50.00%) Unisys
2 4 (50.00%) MCP
2 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Flash
3 3 (37.50%) Remedy
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Replication
3 3 (37.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) ALGOL
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) COBOL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Brocade
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) AIX

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 8 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Database Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) EMC Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe Support
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) DBA Manager
3 1 (12.50%) EMC Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) EMC Storage Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Storage and Backup Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Flash
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 1 (12.50%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) ALGOL
1 2 (25.00%) COBOL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) Unisys
3 3 (37.50%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Brocade
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Veritas
5 1 (12.50%) VMware