The median annual salary for a Storage Administrator was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Storage Administrator
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 915 917
Rank change year-on-year +73 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 10 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.034% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.035% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 33
Median salary £43,000 £35,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.85% -24.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,300 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.85% -22.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Storage Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Storage Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Administrator in the UK

Storage Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Storage Administrator in the UK

Storage Administrator
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Administrator over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Administrator in the UK

Storage Administrator
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 10 £43,000 +22.85% 2
South East +53 8 £43,000 +22.85%
Surrey +50 7 £43,000 -2.27%
London +63 2 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Berkshire +36 1 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £50,000 -

Storage Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Storage Administrator 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 Storage Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) SAN
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) 3PAR
4 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
6 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
6 3 (18.75%) CentOS
6 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (12.50%) vCloud
7 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (12.50%) Zerto
7 2 (12.50%) Veeam
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) SCVMM
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science

Storage Administrator 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
3 2 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
3 1 (6.25%) HP Storage
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Change Control
2 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITSM
2 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) RHCE
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) vCloud
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) 3PAR
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Brocade
4 2 (12.50%) CommVault
4 2 (12.50%) Veeam
4 2 (12.50%) Zerto
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas
Central London / West End
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Salary: £375 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago