Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Storage and Backup Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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

Storage and Backup Specialist
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1196 1182 1271
Rank change year-on-year -14 +89 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage and Backup Specialist 1 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.005% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 4
UK median annual salary - £65,000 £68,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.11% +19.13%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £60,000 £67,000
% change year-on-year - -10.45% +57.65%

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 167,485 170,923 196,281
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.20% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,503 139,507 164,804
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Storage and Backup Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage and Backup Specialist in the UK

Storage and Backup Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Storage and Backup Specialist in the UK

Storage and Backup Specialist
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage and Backup Specialist within the UK over the 6 months to 19 July 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
UK excluding London +20 1 - -
East of England +6 1 - -
England -6 1 - -

Storage and Backup Specialist Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Storage and Backup Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Storage and Backup Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

Storage and Backup 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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware