The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 85 119 91
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -28
Permanent jobs citing SAN 134 113 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.98% 2.21% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.04% 8.45% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 126 86 107
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1113 1338 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.79% 26.15% 29.92%
Number of salaries quoted 865 857 1036
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +26 70 £56,250 +40.62% 4
Bracknell +12 21 £50,000 +21.95%
Slough +8 9 £47,500 +11.76%
Newbury +19 8 £37,000 -34.22%
Wokingham -19 5 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Thatcham - 4 £32,500 -
Maidenhead -1 3 £55,000 +100.00%
Windsor - 3 £55,000 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing SAN 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 211 (75.90%) Windows
2 180 (64.75%) VMware
3 146 (52.52%) Firewall
4 135 (48.56%) Active Directory
5 116 (41.73%) Cisco
6 107 (38.49%) Microsoft
7 101 (36.33%) Windows Server
8 100 (35.97%) Linux
9 95 (34.17%) NAS
10 91 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 82 (29.50%) SQL Server
12 81 (29.14%) DNS
13 72 (25.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 70 (25.18%) TCP/IP
15 64 (23.02%) MS Exchange
15 64 (23.02%) HP
16 62 (22.30%) Windows Server 2008
17 60 (21.58%) SQL
18 58 (20.86%) Citrix
19 56 (20.14%) LAN
20 54 (19.42%) Red Hat
21 53 (19.06%) WAN
22 52 (18.71%) DHCP
23 50 (17.99%) MS Excel
23 50 (17.99%) Hyper-V
24 49 (17.63%) Cisco Certification
25 48 (17.27%) Oracle
26 47 (16.91%) HTTP
26 47 (16.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 45 (16.19%) Data Centre

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 64 (23.02%) MS Exchange
2 40 (14.39%) Apache
2 40 (14.39%) IIS
3 38 (13.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (11.51%) Tomcat
5 30 (10.79%) JBoss
5 30 (10.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 29 (10.43%) WebSphere
7 26 (9.35%) BizTalk Server
8 25 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2013
9 24 (8.63%) WebLogic
10 19 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2007
11 18 (6.47%) Skype for Business
12 17 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (3.60%) SharePoint
14 8 (2.88%) IBM Domino
15 6 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (1.44%) CMS
17 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 50 (17.99%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (15.47%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (12.59%) SaaS
3 34 (12.23%) Office 365
4 18 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.52%) IaaS
6 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 146 (52.52%) Firewall
2 95 (34.17%) NAS
3 81 (29.14%) DNS
4 70 (25.18%) TCP/IP
5 56 (20.14%) LAN
6 53 (19.06%) WAN
7 52 (18.71%) DHCP
8 47 (16.91%) HTTP
9 44 (15.83%) VPN
10 39 (14.03%) Wireless
11 37 (13.31%) LDAP
12 35 (12.59%) Internet
13 34 (12.23%) iSCSI
14 22 (7.91%) FTP
15 21 (7.55%) VLAN
16 19 (6.83%) SMTP
17 18 (6.47%) SSH
18 17 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
19 15 (5.40%) Fibre Channel
20 14 (5.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (29.50%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.03%) MySQL
2 39 (14.03%) Relational Database
3 29 (10.43%) RDBMS
4 13 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.44%) DB2
8 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.36%) Big Data
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.68%) AQtime
1 13 (4.68%) WebLOAD
2 4 (1.44%) ClearCase
2 4 (1.44%) FindBugs
2 4 (1.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.44%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.44%) JIRA
2 4 (1.44%) sqlmap
2 4 (1.44%) Subversion
2 4 (1.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
General
1 35 (12.59%) Finance
2 13 (4.68%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.44%) Legal
5 2 (0.72%) Electronics
5 2 (0.72%) French Language
5 2 (0.72%) Games
5 2 (0.72%) German Language
5 2 (0.72%) Law
5 2 (0.72%) Marketing
5 2 (0.72%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.36%) Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Publishing
6 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (26.26%) Support Engineer
2 55 (19.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 35 (12.59%) VMware Engineer
4 34 (12.23%) Server Support
5 31 (11.15%) Linux Support
5 31 (11.15%) Server Engineer
6 30 (10.79%) Network Engineer
7 29 (10.43%) Applications Support
8 28 (10.07%) Analyst
9 27 (9.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 25 (8.99%) Web Applications Support
11 23 (8.27%) Support Analyst
12 22 (7.91%) Linux Engineer
13 21 (7.55%) Administrator
13 21 (7.55%) Cisco Engineer
13 21 (7.55%) Network Support
14 20 (7.19%) 3rd Line Support
14 20 (7.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 19 (6.83%) Consultant
15 19 (6.83%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (14.75%) .NET
2 40 (14.39%) Web Services
3 29 (10.43%) LAMP
4 12 (4.32%) MAPI
5 11 (3.96%) Middleware
6 3 (1.08%) POSIX
6 3 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.72%) WAP
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.36%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.19%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.19%) Replication
4 17 (6.12%) Clustering
5 15 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (5.04%) PKI
7 9 (3.24%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.88%) Cryptography
9 7 (2.52%) EqualLogic
10 6 (2.16%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.80%) HP Storage
11 5 (1.80%) PMI
12 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.44%) Private Cloud
13 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
14 2 (0.72%) HP StoreVirtual
14 2 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.72%) NHS
14 2 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 211 (75.90%) Windows
2 101 (36.33%) Windows Server
3 100 (35.97%) Linux
4 72 (25.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (22.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (16.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (15.47%) Unix
8 17 (6.12%) Windows 7
9 15 (5.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (4.32%) Windows 10
11 7 (2.52%) AIX
11 7 (2.52%) CentOS
11 7 (2.52%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.52%) Windows NT
12 6 (2.16%) SUSE
13 5 (1.80%) Data ONTAP
14 4 (1.44%) HPUX
14 4 (1.44%) Solaris
15 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.47%) ITIL
2 29 (10.43%) Web Operations
3 24 (8.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (7.19%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (6.83%) Migration
6 18 (6.47%) Service Delivery
7 17 (6.12%) Presales
8 14 (5.04%) Network Architecture
8 14 (5.04%) Network Design
8 14 (5.04%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (5.04%) Network Planning
9 13 (4.68%) Benchmarking
9 13 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (4.68%) Performance Engineering
10 12 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (4.32%) Project Management
11 10 (3.60%) Mentoring
12 9 (3.24%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (3.24%) Load Balancing
12 9 (3.24%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (21.58%) SQL
2 39 (14.03%) PowerShell
3 34 (12.23%) Perl
4 20 (7.19%) Bash Shell
5 17 (6.12%) C++
6 13 (4.68%) C#
7 8 (2.88%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.52%) C
8 7 (2.52%) Java
9 6 (2.16%) Python
10 2 (0.72%) VBScript
11 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.36%) PHP
11 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (17.63%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (14.39%) CCNA
3 35 (12.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (10.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (9.71%) CCNP
6 25 (8.99%) Degree
7 24 (8.63%) MCSE
8 21 (7.55%) MCITP
9 16 (5.76%) CCIE
10 14 (5.04%) CCIP
10 14 (5.04%) CCSA
10 14 (5.04%) CCSP
11 11 (3.96%) SANS
12 10 (3.60%) CEH
13 8 (2.88%) RHCA
13 8 (2.88%) RHCSA
14 6 (2.16%) VCP5
15 5 (1.80%) NCIE
15 5 (1.80%) PMP
15 5 (1.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.04%) QA
2 10 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.80%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 135 (48.56%) Active Directory
2 91 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (17.99%) Hyper-V
4 40 (14.39%) VMware ESXi
4 40 (14.39%) vSphere
5 33 (11.87%) Oracle RAC
6 29 (10.43%) VMware ESX
7 22 (7.91%) XenApp
8 17 (6.12%) NFS
9 13 (4.68%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (3.60%) XenDesktop
11 6 (2.16%) Terminal Services
11 6 (2.16%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (1.08%) KVM
13 3 (1.08%) Snort
13 3 (1.08%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (9.35%) OpenAM
1 26 (9.35%) Puppet
2 22 (7.91%) SCCM
3 20 (7.19%) Backup Exec
4 13 (4.68%) Perfmon
5 8 (2.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 8 (2.88%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.52%) SCVMM
6 7 (2.52%) Simpana
6 7 (2.52%) WSUS
7 5 (1.80%) Legato
8 4 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (1.44%) HP Fortify
8 4 (1.44%) Nessus
8 4 (1.44%) SCOM
9 3 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.08%) Nagios
9 3 (1.08%) RSA Archer
9 3 (1.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 180 (64.75%) VMware
2 116 (41.73%) Cisco
3 107 (38.49%) Microsoft
4 64 (23.02%) HP
5 58 (20.86%) Citrix
6 54 (19.42%) Red Hat
7 48 (17.27%) Oracle
8 41 (14.75%) EMC
9 33 (11.87%) Sun
10 32 (11.51%) Veeam
11 30 (10.79%) 3PAR
12 26 (9.35%) Dell
12 26 (9.35%) NetApp
13 24 (8.63%) CheckPoint
14 12 (4.32%) F5
15 11 (3.96%) Veritas
16 10 (3.60%) Apple
16 10 (3.60%) Intel Security
17 9 (3.24%) arcserve
17 9 (3.24%) Hitachi
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