The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 88 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 163 207 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.93% 3.53% 4.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.84% 12.44% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 125 149 159
Average salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
SAN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1503 1664 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.06% 28.34% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1121 1275
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 -10 106 £38,500 -7.22% 17
Bracknell -9 14 £50,000 +5.26%
Slough +4 12 £45,750 +27.08% 1
Newbury -8 6 £38,500 +10.00%
Wokingham - 4 £32,500 -
Maidenhead -16 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Windsor -16 1 £47,500 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 213 (64.55%) Windows
2 164 (49.70%) VMware
3 136 (41.21%) Microsoft
4 135 (40.91%) HP
5 129 (39.09%) Cisco
6 126 (38.18%) Linux
7 119 (36.06%) Firewall
8 104 (31.52%) NAS
9 103 (31.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 100 (30.30%) Hyper-V
11 99 (30.00%) Active Directory
12 97 (29.39%) SQL
13 94 (28.48%) EMC
14 82 (24.85%) SQL Server
15 76 (23.03%) Oracle
16 74 (22.42%) Windows Server 2008
17 73 (22.12%) ITIL
18 72 (21.82%) MS Exchange
19 69 (20.91%) DNS
20 67 (20.30%) UNIX
21 64 (19.39%) MS Excel
22 61 (18.48%) Security Cleared
23 60 (18.18%) Citrix
24 58 (17.58%) vSphere
25 57 (17.27%) DHCP
26 55 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
27 54 (16.36%) SC Cleared
27 54 (16.36%) Fibre Channel
27 54 (16.36%) Red Hat
28 49 (14.85%) NetApp

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 72 (21.82%) MS Exchange
2 44 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 37 (11.21%) Lync
4 31 (9.39%) IIS
5 26 (7.88%) Apache
6 21 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
8 18 (5.45%) JBoss
9 17 (5.15%) Tomcat
10 11 (3.33%) WebSphere
10 11 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 11 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.82%) Live Communications Server
13 5 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 64 (19.39%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.55%) MS Office
3 10 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.30%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.73%) Oracle BRM
2 7 (2.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (4.55%) SaaS
3 9 (2.73%) Office 365
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (36.06%) Firewall
2 104 (31.52%) NAS
3 69 (20.91%) DNS
4 57 (17.27%) DHCP
5 55 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 54 (16.36%) Fibre Channel
7 47 (14.24%) iSCSI
7 47 (14.24%) LAN
7 47 (14.24%) TCP/IP
8 40 (12.12%) WAN
9 21 (6.36%) VPN
10 19 (5.76%) Wireshark
11 18 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (5.15%) Ethernet
13 15 (4.55%) VoIP
13 15 (4.55%) NetScreen
14 13 (3.94%) NetScaler
15 12 (3.64%) FCoE
15 12 (3.64%) LDAP
16 11 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (24.85%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.48%) MySQL
3 18 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (5.15%) Oracle Database
4 17 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (3.94%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (1.82%) MS Access
9 6 (1.82%) OLTP
9 6 (1.82%) OLAP
10 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (2.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (7.27%) Spanish Language
2 19 (5.76%) French Language
3 18 (5.45%) Finance
4 17 (5.15%) German Language
4 17 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.55%) Retail
6 12 (3.64%) Legal
7 10 (3.03%) Billing
8 3 (0.91%) Marketing
9 2 (0.61%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 98 (29.70%) Support Engineer
2 56 (16.97%) 3rd Line Support
3 48 (14.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 44 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
5 42 (12.73%) Technical Support
6 34 (10.30%) Technical Engineer
7 29 (8.79%) Technical Support Engineer
8 26 (7.88%) SAN Engineer
8 26 (7.88%) SAN Storage Engineer
9 25 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
10 24 (7.27%) EMC Storage Engineer
10 24 (7.27%) EMC Engineer
11 22 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (6.06%) Consultant
12 20 (6.06%) IT Support
12 20 (6.06%) Storage Support Engineer
13 18 (5.45%) Architect
13 18 (5.45%) Analyst
14 15 (4.55%) Administrator
15 12 (3.64%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.85%) LAMP
2 13 (3.94%) .NET
3 10 (3.03%) Software Packaging
4 6 (1.82%) JPA
4 6 (1.82%) Hibernate
4 6 (1.82%) J2EE
4 6 (1.82%) JDBC
4 6 (1.82%) JSP
4 6 (1.82%) Servlets
4 6 (1.82%) XML
4 6 (1.82%) J2SE
5 5 (1.52%) Flash
6 3 (0.91%) XMPP
7 2 (0.61%) CGI
7 2 (0.61%) Web Services
8 1 (0.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.21%) Replication
2 31 (9.39%) Clustering
3 26 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (7.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (4.24%) FlexPod
6 12 (3.64%) e-Health
6 12 (3.64%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.03%) N-Tier
7 10 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
7 10 (3.03%) EqualLogic
8 9 (2.73%) Celerra
9 7 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.12%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.12%) Statistics
9 7 (2.12%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.12%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.82%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.82%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.52%) FMCG
11 5 (1.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 213 (64.55%) Windows
2 126 (38.18%) Linux
3 74 (22.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (20.30%) UNIX
5 47 (14.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 47 (14.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (8.79%) Windows XP
8 18 (5.45%) Solaris
9 15 (4.55%) CentOS
9 15 (4.55%) Windows 7
10 11 (3.33%) AIX
11 10 (3.03%) HPUX
12 8 (2.42%) SUSE
13 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.30%) Android
14 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (22.12%) ITIL
2 41 (12.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (10.61%) Load Balancing
4 33 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 28 (8.48%) Capacity Management
6 26 (7.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 25 (7.58%) Problem Management
8 20 (6.06%) Configuration Management
9 18 (5.45%) Project Management
9 18 (5.45%) Data Management
10 16 (4.85%) Coaching
11 15 (4.55%) Migration
11 15 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 14 (4.24%) Incident Management
12 14 (4.24%) Workflow
12 14 (4.24%) Service Delivery
13 12 (3.64%) Risk Analysis
14 11 (3.33%) Project Planning
14 11 (3.33%) Business Development
14 11 (3.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 97 (29.39%) SQL
2 24 (7.27%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.94%) PHP
4 12 (3.64%) Perl
5 9 (2.73%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.42%) Java
7 6 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.91%) C
9 2 (0.61%) VBScript
10 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (18.48%) Security Cleared
2 54 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 37 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (9.09%) Degree
5 28 (8.48%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (8.18%) DV Cleared
7 22 (6.67%) MCSE
8 21 (6.36%) CCNA
8 21 (6.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (5.45%) MCITP
10 16 (4.85%) CCA
10 16 (4.85%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (3.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 11 (3.33%) MCSA
12 11 (3.33%) CCNP
13 10 (3.03%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (2.73%) BC Cleared
15 5 (1.52%) NCDA
15 5 (1.52%) NCIE
15 5 (1.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.88%) SLA
2 12 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.03%) COBIT
3 10 (3.03%) QA
4 4 (1.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 103 (31.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (30.30%) Hyper-V
3 99 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 58 (17.58%) vSphere
5 33 (10.00%) XenApp
6 27 (8.18%) Terminal Services
7 25 (7.58%) XenDesktop
8 24 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (6.97%) VMware ESX
10 16 (4.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 16 (4.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 16 (4.85%) XenServer
11 11 (3.33%) vCloud
11 11 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (1.21%) Samba
13 3 (0.91%) Xen
14 2 (0.61%) Firmware
14 2 (0.61%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 36 (10.91%) SCCM
2 27 (8.18%) NetBackup
3 26 (7.88%) EMC NetWorker
4 21 (6.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 19 (5.76%) SCOM
6 16 (4.85%) Legato
6 16 (4.85%) EdgeSight
7 14 (4.24%) ARCserve
8 13 (3.94%) Puppet
9 12 (3.64%) Backup Exec
10 11 (3.33%) OpenAM
11 6 (1.82%) Netcool
11 6 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 6 (1.82%) Unicenter
12 5 (1.52%) Nagios
12 5 (1.52%) WSUS
13 4 (1.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (1.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 3 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
15 2 (0.61%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 164 (49.70%) VMware
2 136 (41.21%) Microsoft
3 135 (40.91%) HP
4 129 (39.09%) Cisco
5 94 (28.48%) EMC
6 76 (23.03%) Oracle
7 60 (18.18%) Citrix
8 54 (16.36%) Red Hat
9 49 (14.85%) NetApp
10 44 (13.33%) Juniper
11 43 (13.03%) Brocade
12 41 (12.42%) IBM
12 41 (12.42%) Veritas
13 37 (11.21%) Sun
14 27 (8.18%) StorageTek
15 25 (7.58%) Symantec
16 22 (6.67%) Dell
17 21 (6.36%) CA
18 17 (5.15%) 3PAR
18 17 (5.15%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-38,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £44000 - £47000 per annum + +Full Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago