The median annual salary for a Storage Systems Administrator was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage System Administrator
UK
Rank 850 933 939
Rank change year-on-year +83 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Storage Systems Administrator 10 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.022% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.023% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 23
Median salary £43,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.85% -30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £37,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +22.85% -  

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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
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 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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Systems Administrator in the UK

Storage Systems Administrator
Top 4 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 26 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 +95 10 £43,000 +22.85% 1
South East +52 8 £43,000 +22.85%
Surrey +47 8 £43,000 -2.27%
London +80 2 £50,000 - 1

Storage Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 10 (71.43%) SAN
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
5 3 (21.43%) CentOS
5 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
5 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) FTP
6 2 (14.29%) Brocade
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) vCloud
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Storage Systems Administrator 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) CentOS
2 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) RHCE
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) vCloud
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Brocade
3 2 (14.29%) Zerto
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas
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