Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Storage Virtualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Storage Virtualisation over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Virtualization
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1159 1178 1248
Rank change year-on-year +19 +70 +7
Permanent jobs citing Storage Virtualisation 26 20 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.011% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.012% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 41
UK median annual salary £34,500 £80,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -56.88% +60.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £54,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £86,125 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -50.00% +22.22% +33.33%

Storage Virtualisation 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.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160238 165751 191244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.47% 88.91%
Number of salaries quoted 127030 137396 158261
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Storage Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Storage Virtualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Storage Virtualisation in the UK

Storage Virtualisation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Storage Virtualisation in the UK

Storage Virtualisation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Storage Virtualisation over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Storage Virtualisation in the UK

Storage Virtualisation
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Virtualisation within the UK over the 6 months to 16 December 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 +30 24 £34,500 -56.88% 2
UK excluding London +46 14 £27,500 -50.00% 2
London +12 10 £62,500 -21.88%
South West +15 9 £27,500 - 1
South East +56 3 £43,500 -
North West - 2 £34,500 - 1
North of England - 2 £34,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Storage Virtualisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Storage Virtualisation.

1 21 (80.77%) VMware
1 21 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 18 (69.23%) Citrix
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) EMC
5 9 (34.62%) LAN
5 9 (34.62%) WAN
6 8 (30.77%) Linux
6 8 (30.77%) HP
7 7 (26.92%) SAN
8 6 (23.08%) Dell
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco
8 6 (23.08%) Change Management
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (23.08%) DataCore
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (19.23%) XenApp
9 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
9 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 5 (19.23%) Presales
10 4 (15.38%) Unix
10 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
10 4 (15.38%) Project Management
10 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
10 4 (15.38%) vSphere
11 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis

Storage Virtualisation
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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) Office 365
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) LAN
1 9 (34.62%) WAN
2 7 (26.92%) SAN
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 2 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) SNMP
5 1 (3.85%) SSH
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Support Technician
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Technician
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Technician
4 5 (19.23%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Server Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Storage Presales Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) AIX
5 2 (7.69%) HPUX
5 2 (7.69%) Solaris
5 2 (7.69%) SUSE
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Change Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Presales
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
4 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITSM
5 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
5 2 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SANS
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) XenApp
4 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (15.38%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) VMware NSX
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Salt
2 2 (7.69%) vRealize
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) Citrix
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) EMC
4 8 (30.77%) HP
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) DataCore
5 6 (23.08%) Dell
6 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.69%) 3PAR
7 2 (7.69%) Apple
7 2 (7.69%) AppSense
7 2 (7.69%) Brocade
7 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.69%) IBM
7 2 (7.69%) Juniper
7 2 (7.69%) MobileIron
7 2 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) SaltStack