Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Storage Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

Storage Architect
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1191 1212 1177
Rank change year-on-year +21 -35 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Architect 7 43 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.021% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.022% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 86
UK median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £64,000 £52,500 £59,375
90th Percentile £93,750 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -21.43% +3.70% +1.89%

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 170306 194673 213134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.98% 96.48% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 138391 163597 174752
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Storage Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Architect in the UK

Storage Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Storage Architect in the UK

Storage Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Architect over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Architect in the UK

Storage Architect
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 27 July 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 +49 7 £80,000 +6.67%
London +25 6 £80,000 -5.88%
UK excluding London +71 1 £55,000 -21.43% 1
Midlands +35 1 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands +24 1 £55,000 -24.14%

Storage Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Storage Architect 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 Architect in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) SAN
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
1 5 (71.43%) NAS
2 4 (57.14%) Presales
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Intel
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) NFS
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Sybase
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Xen
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
4 2 (28.57%) SRDF

Storage Architect 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) NAS
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) FCoE
2 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Multicast
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) HBase
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fintech
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Presales
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PLM
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) KVM
3 2 (28.57%) NFS
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (28.57%) SRDF
3 2 (28.57%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase
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