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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 105 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 115 171 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.29% 3.13% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.59% 10.86% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 92 117 159
Average salary £44,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1339 1575 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.63% 28.85% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1030 1246
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 £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -20 80 £41,500 +9.21% 6
Slough -3 6 £43,750 +29.62% 4
Bracknell +3 4 £43,500 -9.84% 1
Wokingham - 4 £32,500 -
Newbury -13 3 £44,000 +4.76%
Maidenhead -7 2 £34,750 -28.71%
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 189 (65.17%) Windows
2 143 (49.31%) VMware
3 125 (43.10%) Linux
4 120 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 114 (39.31%) Cisco
6 113 (38.97%) HP
7 98 (33.79%) Firewall
7 98 (33.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 96 (33.10%) Hyper-V
9 89 (30.69%) NAS
10 84 (28.97%) EMC
10 84 (28.97%) Active Directory
11 83 (28.62%) SQL Server
12 79 (27.24%) SQL
13 69 (23.79%) MS Exchange
14 68 (23.45%) Oracle
15 67 (23.10%) Windows Server 2008
16 63 (21.72%) UNIX
16 63 (21.72%) ITIL
16 63 (21.72%) MS Excel
17 60 (20.69%) DNS
18 56 (19.31%) vSphere
19 53 (18.28%) NetApp
20 50 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 49 (16.90%) Security Cleared
21 49 (16.90%) Fibre Channel
21 49 (16.90%) Windows Server 2003
22 48 (16.55%) Red Hat
23 46 (15.86%) Citrix
23 46 (15.86%) iSCSI

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 69 (23.79%) MS Exchange
2 40 (13.79%) Lync
3 39 (13.45%) SharePoint
4 31 (10.69%) IIS
5 26 (8.97%) Apache
6 24 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (5.86%) Tomcat
7 17 (5.86%) JBoss
8 16 (5.52%) Lotus Domino
9 13 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (3.45%) WebSphere
11 10 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (1.38%) Live Communications Server
14 4 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.34%) GroupWise
Applications
1 63 (21.72%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.79%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.45%) MS Office
4 3 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Oracle BRM
2 5 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (4.83%) SaaS
3 8 (2.76%) Office 365
4 4 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.34%) Nimbula
6 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (33.79%) Firewall
2 89 (30.69%) NAS
3 60 (20.69%) DNS
4 49 (16.90%) Fibre Channel
5 46 (15.86%) iSCSI
6 44 (15.17%) DHCP
7 41 (14.14%) TCP/IP
7 41 (14.14%) LAN
7 41 (14.14%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (11.72%) WAN
9 24 (8.28%) VPN
10 18 (6.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (6.21%) VoIP
11 17 (5.86%) Ethernet
12 15 (5.17%) NetScreen
13 14 (4.83%) Wireshark
13 14 (4.83%) LDAP
14 12 (4.14%) FCoE
14 12 (4.14%) NetScaler
15 10 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (28.62%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.66%) MySQL
3 20 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 17 (5.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (5.17%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (3.79%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.07%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (2.07%) OLAP
9 6 (2.07%) OLTP
10 4 (1.38%) MS Access
11 2 (0.69%) DB2
11 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (2.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (6.90%) Spanish Language
2 19 (6.55%) Finance
3 18 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.17%) French Language
5 14 (4.83%) Retail
6 13 (4.48%) Legal
6 13 (4.48%) German Language
7 10 (3.45%) Billing
8 5 (1.72%) Marketing
9 3 (1.03%) Advertising
10 2 (0.69%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (25.86%) Support Engineer
2 40 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 33 (11.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 30 (10.34%) Technical Support
4 30 (10.34%) Storage Engineer
5 26 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
6 25 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (7.93%) Technical Engineer
7 23 (7.93%) Consultant
8 19 (6.55%) Architect
8 19 (6.55%) IT Support
9 18 (6.21%) SAN Engineer
9 18 (6.21%) Technical Support Engineer
10 17 (5.86%) SAN Storage Engineer
10 17 (5.86%) EMC Storage Engineer
10 17 (5.86%) EMC Engineer
11 16 (5.52%) Storage Support Engineer
11 16 (5.52%) Analyst
12 13 (4.48%) Administrator
13 12 (4.14%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.17%) LAMP
2 11 (3.79%) .NET
3 10 (3.45%) Software Packaging
4 6 (2.07%) JPA
4 6 (2.07%) J2EE
4 6 (2.07%) XML
4 6 (2.07%) JDBC
4 6 (2.07%) JSP
4 6 (2.07%) Servlets
4 6 (2.07%) J2SE
4 6 (2.07%) Hibernate
5 5 (1.72%) Flash
6 3 (1.03%) XMPP
7 2 (0.69%) Web Services
7 2 (0.69%) CGI
8 1 (0.34%) Middleware
8 1 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.66%) Replication
1 28 (9.66%) Clustering
2 23 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.55%) Enterprise Storage
4 14 (4.83%) FlexPod
5 12 (4.14%) e-Health
5 12 (4.14%) EqualLogic
5 12 (4.14%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.79%) N-Tier
7 10 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
8 6 (2.07%) Fat Client
8 6 (2.07%) Celerra
8 6 (2.07%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.07%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.07%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.72%) Statistics
9 5 (1.72%) FMCG
10 4 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.38%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 189 (65.17%) Windows
2 125 (43.10%) Linux
3 67 (23.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (21.72%) UNIX
5 50 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (16.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 43 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 20 (6.90%) Solaris
9 16 (5.52%) CentOS
10 14 (4.83%) Windows 7
11 11 (3.79%) AIX
12 10 (3.45%) SUSE
12 10 (3.45%) HPUX
13 5 (1.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.38%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.72%) ITIL
2 42 (14.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (10.34%) Load Balancing
3 30 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 22 (7.59%) Problem Management
4 22 (7.59%) Capacity Management
5 20 (6.90%) Migration
6 18 (6.21%) Configuration Management
7 17 (5.86%) Project Management
7 17 (5.86%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (5.52%) Coaching
9 15 (5.17%) Mentoring
9 15 (5.17%) Incident Management
10 12 (4.14%) Risk Analysis
11 11 (3.79%) SOA
11 11 (3.79%) Business Development
12 10 (3.45%) Project Planning
12 10 (3.45%) DoDAF
12 10 (3.45%) TOGAF
12 10 (3.45%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.24%) SQL
2 21 (7.24%) PowerShell
3 15 (5.17%) Perl
4 14 (4.83%) PHP
5 12 (4.14%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.41%) Java
7 6 (2.07%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.07%) C
8 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.69%) VBScript
8 2 (0.69%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.34%) AWK
9 1 (0.34%) Python
9 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (16.90%) Security Cleared
2 42 (14.48%) SC Cleared
2 42 (14.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (8.97%) Degree
5 24 (8.28%) CCNA
5 24 (8.28%) MCSE
6 23 (7.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (6.21%) DV Cleared
8 17 (5.86%) MCITP
9 15 (5.17%) MCSA
10 13 (4.48%) CCA
10 13 (4.48%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (4.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (3.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (2.07%) NCDA
12 6 (2.07%) NCIE
12 6 (2.07%) MCP
12 6 (2.07%) CCNP
13 5 (1.72%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.69%) SLA
2 12 (4.14%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.45%) COBIT
4 7 (2.41%) QA
5 4 (1.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 98 (33.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (33.10%) Hyper-V
3 84 (28.97%) Active Directory
4 56 (19.31%) vSphere
5 24 (8.28%) Terminal Services
5 24 (8.28%) XenApp
6 21 (7.24%) XenDesktop
7 18 (6.21%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (5.86%) vCloud
9 16 (5.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 13 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (4.48%) XenServer
11 12 (4.14%) VMware ESX
12 10 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (1.72%) Samba
14 4 (1.38%) Xen
15 1 (0.34%) Firmware
15 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.34%) pfSense
15 1 (0.34%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 33 (11.38%) SCCM
2 28 (9.66%) NetBackup
3 19 (6.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 17 (5.86%) EMC NetWorker
5 15 (5.17%) Legato
5 15 (5.17%) Puppet
6 14 (4.83%) SCOM
7 12 (4.14%) EdgeSight
8 10 (3.45%) OpenAM
8 10 (3.45%) ARCserve
8 10 (3.45%) Backup Exec
9 7 (2.41%) Nagios
9 7 (2.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (1.72%) WSUS
11 4 (1.38%) PureDisk
11 4 (1.38%) Netcool
11 4 (1.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 4 (1.38%) Unicenter
12 3 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
13 2 (0.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 143 (49.31%) VMware
2 120 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 114 (39.31%) Cisco
4 113 (38.97%) HP
5 84 (28.97%) EMC
6 68 (23.45%) Oracle
7 53 (18.28%) NetApp
8 48 (16.55%) Red Hat
9 46 (15.86%) Citrix
10 40 (13.79%) Veritas
11 39 (13.45%) Brocade
12 38 (13.10%) Juniper
12 38 (13.10%) IBM
13 26 (8.97%) Dell
13 26 (8.97%) Sun
14 20 (6.90%) 3PAR
15 18 (6.21%) Symantec
15 18 (6.21%) Hitachi
16 17 (5.86%) StorageTek
16 17 (5.86%) CA
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car + pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago