The median annual salary for a Storage Systems Administrator was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Storage System Administrator
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 906 951
Rank change year-on-year +39 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Systems Administrator 5 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.019% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.019% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 20
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -28.75% +14.28%  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Storage Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Storage Systems Administrator in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Storage Systems Administrator in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Systems Administrator over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Systems Administrator in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +39 5 £44,000 +10.00% 1
London - 3 £44,000 - 1
South East +42 1 £28,500 -28.75%
City of London - 1 £45,000 - 1
Bradford - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £28,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Storage Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Storage Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 5 (33.33%) CentOS
3 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) Brocade
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (13.33%) High Availability
6 2 (13.33%) CFEngine
6 2 (13.33%) Ansible
6 2 (13.33%) Docker
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
6 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (13.33%) Task Automation
6 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Puppet
6 2 (13.33%) 3PAR

Storage Systems 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) CentOS
2 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Biometrics
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
1 2 (13.33%) High Availability
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
1 2 (13.33%) Task Automation
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) NFS
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) CFEngine
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) Brocade
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
4 2 (13.33%) CommVault
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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