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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 120 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 100 142 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.97% 2.42% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.70% 8.08% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 80 74 132
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
1298 1757 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.53% 30.00% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 916 981 1104
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -33 38 £50,000 +35.13% 2
Slough +5 16 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Maidenhead - 7 £52,500 -
Bracknell +14 5 £55,000 +46.66%
Newbury -1 5 £55,000 - 2
Windsor +4 3 £55,000 -4.34%
Wokingham -4 1 - -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 132 (63.77%) Windows
2 114 (55.07%) VMware
3 87 (42.03%) Cisco
4 83 (40.10%) Microsoft
5 76 (36.71%) Linux
6 74 (35.75%) Data Centre
7 63 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 63 (30.43%) Hyper-V
8 61 (29.47%) Active Directory
9 60 (28.99%) NAS
10 59 (28.50%) HP
11 55 (26.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 54 (26.09%) ITIL
13 53 (25.60%) Firewall
14 47 (22.71%) MS Exchange
14 47 (22.71%) EMC
14 47 (22.71%) vSphere
15 44 (21.26%) NetApp
16 42 (20.29%) DNS
17 39 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
18 38 (18.36%) Windows Server 2003
19 37 (17.87%) MS Excel
19 37 (17.87%) UNIX
20 36 (17.39%) Security Cleared
21 34 (16.43%) iSCSI
21 34 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
22 32 (15.46%) SQL Server
23 31 (14.98%) Disaster Recovery
24 30 (14.49%) LAN
24 30 (14.49%) TCP/IP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 47 (22.71%) MS Exchange
2 25 (12.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 19 (9.18%) Lync
5 14 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (5.80%) IIS
7 11 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (3.38%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.42%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (2.42%) Apache
9 5 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.45%) Drupal
11 3 (1.45%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.97%) JBoss
12 2 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 37 (17.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.45%) MS Project
4 2 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (5.80%) Office 365
4 6 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.42%) IaaS
6 4 (1.93%) PaaS
7 2 (0.97%) SaaS
8 1 (0.48%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 60 (28.99%) NAS
2 53 (25.60%) Firewall
3 42 (20.29%) DNS
4 34 (16.43%) iSCSI
5 30 (14.49%) LAN
5 30 (14.49%) TCP/IP
6 29 (14.01%) Fibre Channel
7 28 (13.53%) DHCP
8 27 (13.04%) WAN
9 22 (10.63%) VPN
10 18 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (8.21%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (7.73%) VoIP
13 12 (5.80%) Ethernet
14 10 (4.83%) FCoE
15 9 (4.35%) NetScaler
15 9 (4.35%) Wireshark
15 9 (4.35%) VLAN
16 6 (2.90%) Wireless
17 5 (2.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.76%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (3.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (2.90%) MySQL
4 6 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.45%) OLTP
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.97%) OLAP
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) DB2
7 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (7.73%) Finance
2 14 (6.76%) Retail
3 11 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.35%) Legal
5 8 (3.86%) Marketing
6 7 (3.38%) Spanish Language
6 7 (3.38%) Billing
7 6 (2.90%) French Language
7 6 (2.90%) German Language
8 3 (1.45%) Advertising
9 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.97%) Electronics
9 2 (0.97%) Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.48%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (25.60%) Support Engineer
2 34 (16.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 34 (16.43%) Consultant
3 28 (13.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 23 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
5 18 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (8.21%) Architect
7 16 (7.73%) Technical Engineer
8 15 (7.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 14 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (6.76%) Sales Consultant
10 13 (6.28%) Technical Support
10 13 (6.28%) EMC Engineer
10 13 (6.28%) EMC Storage Engineer
10 13 (6.28%) Storage Support Engineer
11 12 (5.80%) SAN Engineer
11 12 (5.80%) Administrator
12 11 (5.31%) Technical Support Engineer
12 11 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (5.31%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.38%) Software Packaging
2 3 (1.45%) Flash
2 3 (1.45%) Web Services
3 2 (0.97%) XML
3 2 (0.97%) J2EE
3 2 (0.97%) JDBC
3 2 (0.97%) JSP
3 2 (0.97%) Servlets
3 2 (0.97%) J2SE
3 2 (0.97%) SAML
3 2 (0.97%) Hibernate
3 2 (0.97%) JPA
4 1 (0.48%) REST
4 1 (0.48%) Java EE
4 1 (0.48%) JSON
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.48%) Middleware
4 1 (0.48%) LAMP
4 1 (0.48%) WSDL
4 1 (0.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (35.75%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.21%) FlexPod
3 17 (8.21%) Replication
4 16 (7.73%) Clustering
5 14 (6.76%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (4.83%) e-Health
6 10 (4.83%) Client/Server
7 9 (4.35%) EqualLogic
7 9 (4.35%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.86%) N-Tier
8 8 (3.86%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (2.42%) FMCG
9 5 (2.42%) Thin Client
9 5 (2.42%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.45%) EPoS
12 2 (0.97%) DTV
12 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.97%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 132 (63.77%) Windows
2 76 (36.71%) Linux
3 55 (26.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (18.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (17.87%) UNIX
7 28 (13.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (7.73%) Data ONTAP
9 14 (6.76%) Solaris
10 9 (4.35%) Windows XP
11 8 (3.86%) Windows 7
12 7 (3.38%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.90%) SUSE
14 5 (2.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (1.93%) CentOS
15 4 (1.93%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.93%) Windows 2000
15 4 (1.93%) Windows NT
15 4 (1.93%) AIX
16 3 (1.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.09%) ITIL
2 31 (14.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (9.66%) Configuration Management
4 19 (9.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 19 (9.18%) Capacity Management
5 17 (8.21%) Migration
6 16 (7.73%) Project Management
7 14 (6.76%) Change Management
8 12 (5.80%) Service Management
9 11 (5.31%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (5.31%) Load Balancing
9 11 (5.31%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.83%) Incident Management
11 9 (4.35%) SOA
11 9 (4.35%) Problem Management
12 8 (3.86%) Project Planning
12 8 (3.86%) Business Development
12 8 (3.86%) Change Control
12 8 (3.86%) TOGAF
12 8 (3.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.01%) SQL
2 7 (3.38%) Shell Script
2 7 (3.38%) C
3 6 (2.90%) Perl
4 5 (2.42%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.45%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.45%) PHP
5 3 (1.45%) Java
5 3 (1.45%) AWK
5 3 (1.45%) Ruby
5 3 (1.45%) Python
6 2 (0.97%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 34 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (14.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (13.53%) CCNA
5 27 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 20 (9.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (9.18%) MCSE
8 14 (6.76%) MCITP
9 13 (6.28%) CCNP
10 11 (5.31%) DV Cleared
11 10 (4.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (4.35%) CCA
12 9 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (4.35%) Degree
13 7 (3.38%) MCSA
13 7 (3.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (2.90%) MCP
15 4 (1.93%) RHCE
15 4 (1.93%) APMP
15 4 (1.93%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.14%) SLA
2 10 (4.83%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.86%) COBIT
4 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 63 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 63 (30.43%) Hyper-V
2 61 (29.47%) Active Directory
3 47 (22.71%) vSphere
4 20 (9.66%) Terminal Services
5 16 (7.73%) XenApp
6 15 (7.25%) vCloud
7 13 (6.28%) VMware ESX
8 11 (5.31%) XenDesktop
9 9 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 9 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (3.38%) XenServer
11 6 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (1.45%) Samba
12 3 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.97%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.97%) Firmware
13 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.97%) UAG
Systems Management
1 24 (11.59%) SCCM
2 12 (5.80%) SCOM
3 11 (5.31%) EMC NetWorker
4 10 (4.83%) NetBackup
5 9 (4.35%) Nagios
5 9 (4.35%) Puppet
6 8 (3.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 8 (3.86%) EdgeSight
7 6 (2.90%) SCVMM
8 5 (2.42%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.42%) Legato
8 5 (2.42%) SCOrch
8 5 (2.42%) SCSM
9 4 (1.93%) PureDisk
9 4 (1.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (1.45%) WSUS
11 2 (0.97%) BMC Marimba
11 2 (0.97%) Cacti
11 2 (0.97%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 114 (55.07%) VMware
2 87 (42.03%) Cisco
3 83 (40.10%) Microsoft
4 59 (28.50%) HP
5 47 (22.71%) EMC
6 44 (21.26%) NetApp
7 30 (14.49%) Brocade
8 28 (13.53%) IBM
9 26 (12.56%) Dell
10 25 (12.08%) Oracle
11 24 (11.59%) Citrix
12 23 (11.11%) Red Hat
13 20 (9.66%) Juniper
13 20 (9.66%) Sun
14 18 (8.70%) Veritas
15 13 (6.28%) 3PAR
16 11 (5.31%) StorageTek
16 11 (5.31%) CA
17 10 (4.83%) Intel
17 10 (4.83%) Symantec
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