The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Storage
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 244 214
Rank change year-on-year +38 -30  
Permanent jobs citing Enterprise Storage 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.032% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.090% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Median salary £26,800 £31,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.92% -18.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £31,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £31,500 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41%  

Enterprise Storage is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1656 2217 1701
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 35.07% 36.03% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 1645 1445
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Enterprise Storage
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Enterprise Storage as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Storage in the West Midlands

Enterprise Storage
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Enterprise Storage in the West Midlands

Enterprise Storage
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Storage in the West Midlands

Enterprise Storage
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham - 5 £26,800 -
Solihull -8 2 £22,750 -27.77%
Enterprise Storage
England

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
2 27 (96.43%) Windows
3 26 (92.86%) VMware
3 26 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (75.00%) Citrix
5 20 (71.43%) Hyper-V
6 16 (57.14%) MS Excel
7 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
7 13 (46.43%) Problem Management
7 13 (46.43%) Process Improvement
8 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
9 9 (32.14%) NetApp
10 8 (28.57%) Dell
11 7 (25.00%) Firewall
11 7 (25.00%) Office 365
11 7 (25.00%) EqualLogic
11 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
12 6 (21.43%) SCCM
13 5 (17.86%) SQL
14 4 (14.29%) DHCP
14 4 (14.29%) DNS
14 4 (14.29%) Cisco
14 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (14.29%) XenApp
14 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
14 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
14 4 (14.29%) Patch Management
14 4 (14.29%) Server Patching

Enterprise Storage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Support Engineer
2 13 (46.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 13 (46.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (46.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) IT Support
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) J2EE
1 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Problem Management
1 13 (46.43%) Process Improvement
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 4 (14.29%) Server Patching
3 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Facilities Management
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) EAI
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) BS25999
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
2 26 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (71.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (14.29%) XenApp
4 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (92.86%) VMware
3 21 (75.00%) Citrix
4 9 (32.14%) NetApp
5 8 (28.57%) Dell
6 7 (25.00%) EqualLogic
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.14%) CommVault
9 1 (3.57%) HP
9 1 (3.57%) Oracle