The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 89 82 99
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 139 166 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.50% 3.01% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.48% 10.94% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 81 137 120
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £32,400 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1640 1518 1615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.52% 27.54% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1136 1254
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
South East

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Berkshire region.

SAN Salary Trend in Berkshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -17 84 £37,000 -1.33% 5
Newbury +23 18 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Slough +8 10 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Maidenhead -12 4 £48,750 -30.35%
Bracknell -14 4 - - 3
Windsor - 2 £70,000 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 236 (70.03%) VMware
2 218 (64.69%) Windows
3 125 (37.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 115 (34.12%) Active Directory
5 110 (32.64%) EMC
6 105 (31.16%) Microsoft
7 101 (29.97%) HP
8 99 (29.38%) SQL
8 99 (29.38%) NAS
9 91 (27.00%) Firewall
10 89 (26.41%) Linux
11 86 (25.52%) Cisco
12 76 (22.55%) SharePoint
12 76 (22.55%) Windows Server 2008
13 70 (20.77%) UNIX
14 62 (18.40%) Oracle
14 62 (18.40%) Citrix
15 60 (17.80%) Hyper-V
15 60 (17.80%) Security Cleared
16 59 (17.51%) NetApp
16 59 (17.51%) Clustering
16 59 (17.51%) NetBackup
17 57 (16.91%) SQL Server
18 55 (16.32%) Windows Server 2003
19 54 (16.02%) MS Exchange
20 51 (15.13%) VMware ESX
20 51 (15.13%) TCP/IP
21 49 (14.54%) Microsoft Certification
22 46 (13.65%) Degree
23 44 (13.06%) SC Cleared

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (22.55%) SharePoint
2 54 (16.02%) MS Exchange
3 37 (10.98%) Lotus Domino
4 34 (10.09%) IIS
5 31 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2003
8 19 (5.64%) Lync
9 9 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (2.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (2.08%) Apache
11 7 (2.08%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.19%) Live Communications Server
12 4 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.30%) K2 blackpearl
15 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 34 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.19%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.86%) Office 365
2 4 (1.19%) SaaS
3 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (29.38%) NAS
2 91 (27.00%) Firewall
3 51 (15.13%) TCP/IP
4 39 (11.57%) DNS
5 37 (10.98%) DHCP
6 36 (10.68%) Fibre Channel
7 30 (8.90%) WAN
8 23 (6.82%) LAN
9 21 (6.23%) VPN
10 20 (5.93%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (4.75%) SMTP
11 16 (4.75%) IMAP
12 15 (4.45%) SNMP
13 14 (4.15%) Wireshark
14 13 (3.86%) Wireless
15 12 (3.56%) VLAN
15 12 (3.56%) iSCSI
16 11 (3.26%) Network Security
17 9 (2.67%) Internet
18 8 (2.37%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.08%) IDOL
3 7 (2.08%) MySQL
4 4 (1.19%) MS Access
4 4 (1.19%) DB2
5 3 (0.89%) OLAP
5 3 (0.89%) OLTP
5 3 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.59%) Informix
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (4.75%) WebLOAD
1 16 (4.75%) AQtime
2 10 (2.97%) LoadRunner
3 6 (1.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.19%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 26 (7.72%) French Language
1 26 (7.72%) Russian Language
2 20 (5.93%) Spanish Language
2 20 (5.93%) Finance
3 19 (5.64%) German Language
4 9 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.08%) Retail
6 5 (1.48%) Billing
6 5 (1.48%) Legal
7 4 (1.19%) Games
8 3 (0.89%) Marketing
9 2 (0.59%) Electronics
9 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 81 (24.04%) Support Engineer
2 52 (15.43%) Consultant
2 52 (15.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 51 (15.13%) Technical Support
4 46 (13.65%) Technical Support Engineer
4 46 (13.65%) Technical Engineer
5 36 (10.68%) Administrator
6 23 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
6 23 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (5.04%) Network Engineer
8 16 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (4.75%) Performance Engineer
9 14 (4.15%) Linux Administrator
10 13 (3.86%) Senior Support Engineer
10 13 (3.86%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (3.86%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 13 (3.86%) Architect
10 13 (3.86%) Technical Manager
11 12 (3.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (3.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.53%) .NET
2 16 (4.75%) MAPI
3 9 (2.67%) J2EE
4 7 (2.08%) XML
5 4 (1.19%) XSL
5 4 (1.19%) HTML
5 4 (1.19%) Web Services
5 4 (1.19%) WSDL
5 4 (1.19%) ADO.NET
5 4 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.19%) CSS
5 4 (1.19%) Ajax
5 4 (1.19%) WCF
5 4 (1.19%) jQuery
5 4 (1.19%) HTML5
5 4 (1.19%) CSS3
5 4 (1.19%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.89%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (0.89%) JPA
6 3 (0.89%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.51%) Clustering
2 30 (8.90%) Replication
3 29 (8.61%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.75%) EqualLogic
5 15 (4.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (2.97%) Derivative
7 8 (2.37%) PKI
7 8 (2.37%) Firmware
8 6 (1.78%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.78%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.19%) Statistics
10 4 (1.19%) Kindle
11 3 (0.89%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.59%) DTV
12 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.30%) PMI
13 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.30%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 218 (64.69%) Windows
2 89 (26.41%) Linux
3 76 (22.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (20.77%) UNIX
5 55 (16.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (11.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (6.82%) Solaris
8 21 (6.23%) Windows 7
9 19 (5.64%) HPUX
9 19 (5.64%) Windows XP
10 18 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (4.75%) AIX
12 7 (2.08%) SUSE
13 6 (1.78%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.30%) CentOS
14 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.30%) VMS
14 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (12.46%) ITIL
2 27 (8.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (7.42%) Project Management
4 23 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
5 21 (6.23%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (5.64%) Benchmarking
7 16 (4.75%) Change Management
7 16 (4.75%) Problem Management
8 13 (3.86%) Requirements Management
8 13 (3.86%) Load Balancing
9 12 (3.56%) Workflow
10 10 (2.97%) Performance Management
10 10 (2.97%) Capacity Management
11 9 (2.67%) Data Management
12 8 (2.37%) Performance Engineering
12 8 (2.37%) Performance Testing
12 8 (2.37%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (2.08%) Migration
13 7 (2.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (29.38%) SQL
2 20 (5.93%) C#
3 19 (5.64%) Perl
3 19 (5.64%) Bash Shell
4 17 (5.04%) PowerShell
5 16 (4.75%) C++
6 9 (2.67%) C
7 5 (1.48%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.48%) Java
8 4 (1.19%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.89%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.89%) VBScript
10 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (17.80%) Security Cleared
2 49 (14.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (13.65%) Degree
4 44 (13.06%) SC Cleared
5 41 (12.17%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (11.28%) MCSE
7 33 (9.79%) MCITP
8 29 (8.61%) CCNA
9 27 (8.01%) DV Cleared
10 23 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (6.23%) CCNP
12 20 (5.93%) MCSA
13 18 (5.34%) MCTS
14 11 (3.26%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (2.97%) MCSD
15 10 (2.97%) VCP5
16 9 (2.67%) SCSA
16 9 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (2.08%) MCP
17 7 (2.08%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.39%) QA
2 16 (4.75%) SLA
3 4 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 125 (37.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 115 (34.12%) Active Directory
3 60 (17.80%) Hyper-V
4 51 (15.13%) VMware ESX
5 29 (8.61%) vSphere
5 29 (8.61%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (8.01%) XenApp
7 22 (6.53%) XenDesktop
8 18 (5.34%) Microsoft App-V
9 15 (4.45%) XenServer
10 5 (1.48%) Xen
11 4 (1.19%) vCloud
12 3 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.89%) UAG
12 3 (0.89%) NLBS
12 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.89%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.89%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 59 (17.51%) NetBackup
2 33 (9.79%) Backup Exec
3 25 (7.42%) EMC NetWorker
4 19 (5.64%) Legato
5 12 (3.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 12 (3.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 11 (3.26%) Netcool
7 8 (2.37%) Nagios
7 8 (2.37%) HP Data Protector
8 7 (2.08%) SCCM
8 7 (2.08%) SCOM
8 7 (2.08%) ARCserve
9 5 (1.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 5 (1.48%) Puppet
9 5 (1.48%) PureDisk
10 4 (1.19%) FortiGate
10 4 (1.19%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (1.19%) Unicenter
10 4 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 236 (70.03%) VMware
2 110 (32.64%) EMC
3 105 (31.16%) Microsoft
4 101 (29.97%) HP
5 86 (25.52%) Cisco
6 62 (18.40%) Oracle
6 62 (18.40%) Citrix
7 59 (17.51%) NetApp
8 44 (13.06%) Veritas
9 42 (12.46%) Sun
10 36 (10.68%) Hitachi
11 33 (9.79%) IBM
12 32 (9.50%) Dell
13 29 (8.61%) Symantec
14 27 (8.01%) Red Hat
15 15 (4.45%) Brocade
16 13 (3.86%) Juniper
17 12 (3.56%) Meridio
18 11 (3.26%) Fortinet
19 10 (2.97%) Veeam
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