Storage Management
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Storage Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Storage Management over the 6 months to 22 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 628 739 814
Rank change year-on-year +111 +75 -154
Permanent jobs citing Storage Management 190 274 328
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 131 232 231
10th Percentile £35,500 £33,975 £35,750
25th Percentile £41,283 £43,500 £45,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £61,250 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% -9.26% +46.74%
75th Percentile £63,750 £92,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £95,875 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £46,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.38% -19.13% +32.18%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Storage Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,307 105,961 132,235
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.74% 95.51% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 51,598 64,543 81,525
10th Percentile £29,440 £34,500 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,350
% change year-on-year -9.09% +7.11% +6.98%

Storage Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Storage Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Management in the UK

Storage Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Storage Management.

Salary trend for Storage Management in the UK

Storage Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Storage Management over the 6 months to 22 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Storage Management in the UK

Storage Management
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Management within the UK over the 6 months to 22 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +116 173 £52,500 -16.00% 58
UK excluding London +137 152 £49,000 +5.38% 42
Work from Home +115 70 £57,875 -35.69% 26
South West - 49 £50,000 - 3
South East +91 48 £59,000 +35.63% 11
London +86 30 £70,000 -3.45% 17
North of England +88 21 £35,000 -23.91% 11
North West +56 15 £35,000 -35.19% 6
East of England +34 13 £47,500 -38.71% 9
Midlands +46 12 £50,000 -28.57% 5
West Midlands +53 6 £41,854 -44.20% 3
East Midlands +12 6 £52,500 +27.27% 2
Wales - 6 £41,595 - 1
Yorkshire +90 4 £32,500 -29.35% 4
Scotland -17 3 £45,240 +15.26% 2
North East +3 2 £51,250 -14.58% 1

Storage Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.37%) Microsoft Exchange
2 9 (4.74%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.58%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.05%) CMS
4 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.05%) WordPress
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.53%) Confluence
5 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.05%) InDesign
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (3.68%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 73 (38.42%) Azure
2 28 (14.74%) Microsoft 365
3 20 (10.53%) Nutanix
3 20 (10.53%) OCI
4 16 (8.42%) AWS
5 15 (7.89%) IaaS
6 14 (7.37%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (6.84%) Entra ID
8 11 (5.79%) GCP
9 9 (4.74%) Power Platform
10 3 (1.58%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.58%) Azure Monitor
10 3 (1.58%) Mimecast
11 2 (1.05%) OpenDNS
12 1 (0.53%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.53%) Azure Sentinel
12 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.53%) Power Automate
12 1 (0.53%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 59 (31.05%) SAN
2 47 (24.74%) DNS
3 46 (24.21%) Firewall
4 32 (16.84%) DHCP
5 22 (11.58%) NAS
6 16 (8.42%) LAN
6 16 (8.42%) WAN
7 14 (7.37%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (5.79%) VPN
9 10 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
10 7 (3.68%) TCP/IP
11 6 (3.16%) VLAN
12 5 (2.63%) Network Security
13 4 (2.11%) MPLS
13 4 (2.11%) VoIP
13 4 (2.11%) WLAN
14 3 (1.58%) HTTP
14 3 (1.58%) Unified Communications
15 2 (1.05%) Cisco ISE
15 2 (1.05%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.37%) MongoDB
2 10 (5.26%) Big Data
2 10 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.74%) Power BI
4 5 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.11%) Metadata
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.58%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.58%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.53%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.53%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.53%) Redis
8 1 (0.53%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.05%) WiX
2 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 72 (37.89%) Finance
2 59 (31.05%) Social Skills
3 23 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 7 (3.68%) Advertising
6 6 (3.16%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (2.11%) Legal
7 4 (2.11%) Police
8 3 (1.58%) Law
8 3 (1.58%) Local Government
8 3 (1.58%) Marketing
8 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.05%) Automotive
9 2 (1.05%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.05%) Games
9 2 (1.05%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.05%) Publishing
9 2 (1.05%) Retail
10 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 64 (33.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (20.00%) Administrator
3 37 (19.47%) DBA
4 30 (15.79%) Senior
5 24 (12.63%) DV Cleared DBA
6 19 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (8.95%) IT Engineer
8 14 (7.37%) Support Engineer
8 14 (7.37%) VMware Engineer
8 14 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.84%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (5.79%) Storage Engineer
11 10 (5.26%) Network Engineer
12 9 (4.74%) Analyst
12 9 (4.74%) Lead
12 9 (4.74%) Storage Specialist
13 8 (4.21%) Consultant
13 8 (4.21%) IT Consultant
13 8 (4.21%) PowerShell Engineer
14 7 (3.68%) Associate Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.68%) REST
1 7 (3.68%) SOAP
2 4 (2.11%) Matplotlib
2 4 (2.11%) NumPy
2 4 (2.11%) Pandas
3 3 (1.58%) Apache NiFi
3 3 (1.58%) JDBC
3 3 (1.58%) Kafka
3 3 (1.58%) ODBC
3 3 (1.58%) OLE DB
3 3 (1.58%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.05%) EDI
4 2 (1.05%) LAMP
4 2 (1.05%) V-Ray
4 2 (1.05%) Web Services
5 1 (0.53%) ARM Templates
5 1 (0.53%) Middleware
5 1 (0.53%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (28.42%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.42%) Management Information System
3 15 (7.89%) IoT
4 10 (5.26%) Private Cloud
5 9 (4.74%) Replication
5 9 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.68%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.11%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.58%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (1.58%) Social Media
9 2 (1.05%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.05%) PKI
9 2 (1.05%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.53%) Clustering
10 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.53%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 97 (51.05%) Windows
2 64 (33.68%) Linux
3 54 (28.42%) Windows Server 2016
4 53 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (25.26%) Windows Server 2019
6 37 (19.47%) Windows Server
7 32 (16.84%) CentOS
8 21 (11.05%) Windows 10
9 16 (8.42%) Windows XP
10 9 (4.74%) Unix
11 4 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (1.05%) zOS
13 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (34.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 64 (33.68%) Problem-Solving
3 56 (29.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 53 (27.89%) ITIL
5 50 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 49 (25.79%) Performance Monitoring
7 47 (24.74%) Server Management
8 45 (23.68%) Actionable Insight
9 37 (19.47%) Project Management
10 34 (17.89%) User Experience
11 32 (16.84%) Capacity Management
11 32 (16.84%) Database Tuning
12 23 (12.11%) Decision-Making
12 23 (12.11%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (11.58%) Capacity Planning
14 20 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
15 19 (10.00%) Business Continuity
15 19 (10.00%) Data Protection
16 18 (9.47%) Task Automation
17 17 (8.95%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 58 (30.53%) PowerShell
2 57 (30.00%) Bash
3 45 (23.68%) SQL
4 25 (13.16%) Python
5 16 (8.42%) Perl
6 2 (1.05%) JCL
7 1 (0.53%) AWK
7 1 (0.53%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.53%) C
7 1 (0.53%) Formula Language
7 1 (0.53%) Korn
7 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.53%) REXX
7 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (35.79%) Security Cleared
2 57 (30.00%) Degree
3 45 (23.68%) DV Cleared
4 29 (15.26%) SC Cleared
5 22 (11.58%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (10.53%) CCNA
7 18 (9.47%) CCNP
8 7 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.58%) OCA
9 3 (1.58%) OCP
9 3 (1.58%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (1.05%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.05%) CCIE
10 2 (1.05%) CCIE Data Center
10 2 (1.05%) MCP
10 2 (1.05%) MCSE
10 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.05%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.89%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (1.05%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.53%) PMO
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (34.74%) Active Directory
3 32 (16.84%) Hyper-V
4 28 (14.74%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (12.63%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (8.95%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (3.68%) SRDF
8 4 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.58%) Docker
9 3 (1.58%) Firmware
9 3 (1.58%) HDFS
10 2 (1.05%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (1.05%) GPFS
10 2 (1.05%) NFS
10 2 (1.05%) pfSense
10 2 (1.05%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.05%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 26 (13.68%) SCCM
1 26 (13.68%) vCenter Server
2 19 (10.00%) SCOM
3 17 (8.95%) NetBackup
3 17 (8.95%) WSUS
4 16 (8.42%) EMC NetWorker
5 14 (7.37%) Microsoft Intune
6 10 (5.26%) VxRail
7 9 (4.74%) Ansible
8 4 (2.11%) Data Guard
8 4 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (2.11%) Oracle Statspack
9 3 (1.58%) Oozie
10 2 (1.05%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (1.05%) vRealize
11 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 105 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 81 (42.63%) VMware
3 52 (27.37%) Oracle
4 37 (19.47%) Red Hat
5 29 (15.26%) Cisco
6 24 (12.63%) Dell
6 24 (12.63%) EMC
6 24 (12.63%) Veeam
7 23 (12.11%) HP
8 17 (8.95%) Palo Alto
8 17 (8.95%) Symantec
9 16 (8.42%) 3PAR
9 16 (8.42%) Extreme Networks
9 16 (8.42%) Juniper
10 9 (4.74%) Brocade
11 8 (4.21%) NetApp
12 7 (3.68%) IBM
12 7 (3.68%) SAP
13 6 (3.16%) Citrix
13 6 (3.16%) Sophos