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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 89 79 120
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +41
Permanent jobs citing SAN 143 174 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.41% 3.14% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.02% 11.27% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 74 135 105
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,450 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
1782 1544 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.08% 27.86% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1105 1134
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -33 59 £37,000 -12.94% 4
Windsor - 18 £57,500 -
Bracknell -6 16 £35,750 -10.62% 1
Newbury +9 15 £33,750 -28.94%
Slough -7 7 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Wokingham -3 3 £30,500 -32.22%
Ascot - 2 £40,000 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 208 (69.10%) VMware
2 194 (64.45%) Windows
3 111 (36.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 107 (35.55%) Active Directory
5 104 (34.55%) Microsoft
6 101 (33.55%) EMC
7 91 (30.23%) Linux
8 89 (29.57%) SQL
8 89 (29.57%) HP
9 87 (28.90%) Cisco
10 81 (26.91%) NAS
11 79 (26.25%) Firewall
12 61 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 60 (19.93%) Citrix
14 59 (19.60%) SQL Server
14 59 (19.60%) SharePoint
15 58 (19.27%) UNIX
16 57 (18.94%) ITIL
16 57 (18.94%) Security Cleared
17 55 (18.27%) NetBackup
18 52 (17.28%) Oracle
18 52 (17.28%) Hyper-V
19 47 (15.61%) MS Exchange
19 47 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
20 46 (15.28%) TCP/IP
20 46 (15.28%) VMware ESX
21 44 (14.62%) DNS
22 41 (13.62%) Clustering
22 41 (13.62%) NetApp
23 39 (12.96%) DHCP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 59 (19.60%) SharePoint
2 47 (15.61%) MS Exchange
3 30 (9.97%) Lotus Domino
4 29 (9.63%) IIS
5 17 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (5.65%) Lync
5 17 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (3.32%) Live Communications Server
8 7 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.33%) Apache
9 4 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.33%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 31 (10.30%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.99%) Office 365
2 4 (1.33%) SaaS
3 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (26.91%) NAS
2 79 (26.25%) Firewall
3 46 (15.28%) TCP/IP
4 44 (14.62%) DNS
5 39 (12.96%) DHCP
6 28 (9.30%) Fibre Channel
7 27 (8.97%) LAN
8 26 (8.64%) WAN
9 18 (5.98%) iSCSI
10 17 (5.65%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (5.65%) IMAP
10 17 (5.65%) Wireshark
10 17 (5.65%) SMTP
11 13 (4.32%) Wireless
12 12 (3.99%) VPN
13 11 (3.65%) Network Security
14 9 (2.99%) SSL
14 9 (2.99%) NetScaler
15 8 (2.66%) LDAP
15 8 (2.66%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (19.60%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (3.32%) MS Access
4 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.66%) IDOL
5 5 (1.66%) MySQL
5 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.33%) OLTP
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.33%) DB2
8 1 (0.33%) OLAP
8 1 (0.33%) Informix
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (5.65%) WebLOAD
1 17 (5.65%) AQtime
2 9 (2.99%) LoadRunner
3 7 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.33%) Hudson
General
1 20 (6.64%) Russian Language
2 19 (6.31%) Spanish Language
3 17 (5.65%) French Language
4 13 (4.32%) Finance
5 10 (3.32%) German Language
6 5 (1.66%) Retail
6 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.33%) Legal
7 4 (1.33%) Billing
8 3 (1.00%) Games
9 2 (0.66%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (27.91%) Support Engineer
2 44 (14.62%) Administrator
3 42 (13.95%) Technical Support
4 40 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 35 (11.63%) Consultant
5 35 (11.63%) Technical Support Engineer
5 35 (11.63%) Technical Engineer
6 26 (8.64%) 3rd Line Support
7 25 (8.31%) Systems Administrator
8 20 (6.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 18 (5.98%) Technical Consultant
10 17 (5.65%) Senior Support Engineer
11 14 (4.65%) Performance Engineer
12 11 (3.65%) Test Engineer
12 11 (3.65%) Network Engineer
13 10 (3.32%) Technical Manager
13 10 (3.32%) Delivery Manager
13 10 (3.32%) Technical Delivery Manager
14 9 (2.99%) SAN Consultant
14 9 (2.99%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.31%) .NET
2 17 (5.65%) MAPI
3 5 (1.66%) Web Services
3 5 (1.66%) XML
4 4 (1.33%) XSL
4 4 (1.33%) WSDL
4 4 (1.33%) J2EE
4 4 (1.33%) ADO.NET
4 4 (1.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.33%) CSS
4 4 (1.33%) Ajax
4 4 (1.33%) WCF
4 4 (1.33%) jQuery
4 4 (1.33%) HTML5
4 4 (1.33%) CSS3
4 4 (1.33%) HTML
5 3 (1.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.33%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.33%) JPA
6 1 (0.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.62%) Clustering
2 24 (7.97%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.98%) Replication
4 17 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.98%) Enterprise Storage
5 15 (4.98%) EqualLogic
6 12 (3.99%) Fat Client
6 12 (3.99%) Thin Client
7 10 (3.32%) Statistics
8 7 (2.33%) Derivative
9 6 (1.99%) PKI
10 5 (1.66%) Firmware
10 5 (1.66%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.00%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.00%) HP StorageWorks
11 3 (1.00%) Kindle
11 3 (1.00%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 194 (64.45%) Windows
2 91 (30.23%) Linux
3 61 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (19.27%) UNIX
5 47 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (10.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (6.98%) Windows XP
8 20 (6.64%) Windows 7
8 20 (6.64%) SUSE
8 20 (6.64%) Solaris
9 14 (4.65%) HPUX
10 11 (3.65%) AIX
11 3 (1.00%) VMS
11 3 (1.00%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.00%) CentOS
12 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.33%) Android
12 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (18.94%) ITIL
2 25 (8.31%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (7.64%) Project Management
4 22 (7.31%) Configuration Management
5 21 (6.98%) Service Management
5 21 (6.98%) Problem Management
6 19 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (5.98%) Benchmarking
7 18 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (4.32%) Change Management
9 12 (3.99%) Load Balancing
9 12 (3.99%) Incident Management
10 11 (3.65%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (3.32%) Requirements Management
11 10 (3.32%) Workflow
12 9 (2.99%) Asset Management
12 9 (2.99%) Capacity Management
13 8 (2.66%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (2.66%) Performance Management
13 8 (2.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 89 (29.57%) SQL
2 21 (6.98%) C#
2 21 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 17 (5.65%) C++
4 15 (4.98%) Bash Shell
5 13 (4.32%) Perl
6 7 (2.33%) C
7 5 (1.66%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.66%) Java
10 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (18.94%) Security Cleared
2 39 (12.96%) SC Cleared
3 38 (12.62%) Degree
3 38 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (9.97%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (9.97%) DV Cleared
5 29 (9.63%) MCSE
6 25 (8.31%) MCITP
7 24 (7.97%) CCNA
8 15 (4.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (4.65%) MCTS
10 12 (3.99%) Citrix Certification
11 11 (3.65%) CCNP
12 9 (2.99%) MCSA
12 9 (2.99%) SCSA
13 7 (2.33%) VCP5
13 7 (2.33%) MCSD
14 6 (1.99%) MCP
14 6 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.66%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.30%) QA
2 27 (8.97%) SLA
3 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 111 (36.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 107 (35.55%) Active Directory
3 52 (17.28%) Hyper-V
4 46 (15.28%) VMware ESX
5 29 (9.63%) XenApp
6 28 (9.30%) vSphere
7 25 (8.31%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (6.98%) XenDesktop
8 21 (6.98%) Microsoft App-V
9 15 (4.98%) XenServer
10 7 (2.33%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.66%) NLBS
12 2 (0.66%) Nmap
12 2 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.33%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.33%) Squid
13 1 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 55 (18.27%) NetBackup
2 26 (8.64%) Backup Exec
3 21 (6.98%) Nagios
4 19 (6.31%) EMC NetWorker
5 18 (5.98%) Puppet
6 16 (5.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 15 (4.98%) Netcool
7 15 (4.98%) Legato
8 12 (3.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 11 (3.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 11 (3.65%) SCCM
10 10 (3.32%) Unicenter
11 8 (2.66%) SCOM
12 6 (1.99%) PureDisk
13 5 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (1.33%) FortiGate
14 4 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
15 3 (1.00%) Zenoss
15 3 (1.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 208 (69.10%) VMware
2 104 (34.55%) Microsoft
3 101 (33.55%) EMC
4 89 (29.57%) HP
5 87 (28.90%) Cisco
6 60 (19.93%) Citrix
7 52 (17.28%) Oracle
8 41 (13.62%) NetApp
9 38 (12.62%) Veritas
10 26 (8.64%) Symantec
11 24 (7.97%) Sun
12 23 (7.64%) Dell
13 22 (7.31%) Hitachi
14 21 (6.98%) Red Hat
14 21 (6.98%) Juniper
15 20 (6.64%) IBM
16 18 (5.98%) Remedy
17 16 (5.32%) Meridio
18 12 (3.99%) Brocade
19 11 (3.65%) F5
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Basic and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Berkshire
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + £6,300 Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34907 per annum + £1,200 p.a. DV allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
ADP Dealer Services
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago