The median annual salary for a Storage Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Manager
UK
Rank 836 937 904
Rank change year-on-year +101 -33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Manager 31 27 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.026% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.027% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 40
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £44,300 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £89,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +44.44% -30.76%  

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 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Storage Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Manager in the UK

Storage Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Storage Manager in the UK

Storage Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Manager over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Manager in the UK

Storage Manager
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +98 31 £65,000 +8.33%
South East +85 13 £65,000 +33.33%
Surrey +48 13 £65,000 -
London +76 11 £65,000 -3.70%
Epsom +12 5 - -
West Midlands - 4 £51,250 -
Birmingham - 4 £51,250 -
East of England +21 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +11 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Hertfordshire +16 1 - -
Hatfield - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -

Storage Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Storage Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 27 (49.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (41.82%) HP
2 23 (41.82%) EMC
3 20 (36.36%) NetApp
3 20 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (34.55%) NetBackup
5 18 (32.73%) Brocade
5 18 (32.73%) NFS
5 18 (32.73%) iSCSI
5 18 (32.73%) FCoE
5 18 (32.73%) Fibre Channel
5 18 (32.73%) Public Cloud
6 17 (30.91%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (30.91%) Performance Management
7 12 (21.82%) VMware
7 12 (21.82%) Finance
7 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
7 12 (21.82%) Virtual Team
8 9 (16.36%) Service Management
8 9 (16.36%) ITIL
8 9 (16.36%) Capacity Management
9 8 (14.55%) SLA
9 8 (14.55%) Project Management
9 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
9 8 (14.55%) Marketing
9 8 (14.55%) Lead Generation
10 7 (12.73%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
10 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (12.73%) IBM

Storage Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 27 (49.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Office 365
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) FCoE
1 18 (32.73%) Fibre Channel
1 18 (32.73%) iSCSI
2 5 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) NAS
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Marketing
3 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Public Cloud
2 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
2 12 (21.82%) Virtual Team
3 7 (12.73%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) AIX
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Solaris
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Capacity Planning
1 17 (30.91%) Performance Management
2 9 (16.36%) Capacity Management
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) Service Management
3 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
3 8 (14.55%) Lead Generation
3 8 (14.55%) Project Management
4 7 (12.73%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.27%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (7.27%) IT Strategy
6 4 (7.27%) Virtual Team Management
7 3 (5.45%) Remediation Plan
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.64%) Coaching
8 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.64%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) NFS
2 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.64%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (34.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Nagios
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) SCOM
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
2 1 (1.82%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) EMC
1 23 (41.82%) HP
2 20 (36.36%) NetApp
3 18 (32.73%) Brocade
4 12 (21.82%) VMware
5 7 (12.73%) IBM
6 5 (9.09%) Veritas
7 4 (7.27%) 3PAR
7 4 (7.27%) CommVault
7 4 (7.27%) Dell
8 3 (5.45%) Citrix
8 3 (5.45%) Computacenter
9 2 (3.64%) Cisco
9 2 (3.64%) Google
9 2 (3.64%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.82%) Remedy
10 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.82%) Veeam