The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 74 81 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 49 44 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.51% 2.37% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.85% 12.54% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 45
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £56,500 £47,500
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
330 351 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.93% 18.94% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 235 237 416
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Buckinghamshire region.

SAN Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SAN
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Milton Keynes +17 27 £37,500 -16.66%
Marlow -10 7 - -
Buckingham - 3 £40,000 -
High Wycombe 0 2 £44,250 +10.62%
Chesham - 1 £32,500 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 70 (85.37%) Windows
2 55 (67.07%) VMware
3 46 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
5 42 (51.22%) Active Directory
6 30 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (34.15%) HP
7 28 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (31.71%) MS Exchange
8 26 (31.71%) Firewall
9 25 (30.49%) NAS
10 23 (28.05%) UNIX
10 23 (28.05%) Citrix
11 22 (26.83%) Hyper-V
12 21 (25.61%) MCSE
13 20 (24.39%) SQL
13 20 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2007
13 20 (24.39%) vSphere
13 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (23.17%) Dell
14 19 (23.17%) Clustering
14 19 (23.17%) iSCSI
15 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
16 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (19.51%) ITIL
18 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
18 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (18.29%) Symantec
18 15 (18.29%) Mainframe
19 14 (17.07%) Java

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 26 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 20 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
6 10 (12.20%) SAS
6 10 (12.20%) OpenStack
7 5 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (6.10%) IIS
8 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.22%) Lync
9 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.22%) MS Project Server
9 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.20%) SPSS
3 4 (4.88%) MS Office
4 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.88%) IaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (31.71%) Firewall
2 25 (30.49%) NAS
3 19 (23.17%) iSCSI
4 11 (13.41%) DNS
4 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.54%) DHCP
5 7 (8.54%) Network Security
6 6 (7.32%) VLAN
7 5 (6.10%) Wireless
8 4 (4.88%) SSL
8 4 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (3.66%) Internet
9 3 (3.66%) IP Telephony
9 3 (3.66%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (2.44%) BIG-IP
10 2 (2.44%) VPN
10 2 (2.44%) Broadband
10 2 (2.44%) LAN
10 2 (2.44%) VoIP
10 2 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.22%) DB2
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Consultant
2 13 (15.85%) Architect
3 12 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (13.41%) Technical Architect
4 11 (13.41%) Server Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (10.98%) Administrator
6 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Server Specialist
8 5 (6.10%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Server Support
8 5 (6.10%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Wintel Administrator
10 3 (3.66%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) J2EE
2 1 (1.22%) COM
2 1 (1.22%) Middleware
2 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Clustering
2 15 (18.29%) Mainframe
3 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.76%) Replication
4 8 (9.76%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.88%) PKI
6 3 (3.66%) LPAR
7 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 70 (85.37%) Windows
2 30 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (28.05%) UNIX
4 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.54%) Linux
6 7 (8.54%) Windows 7
7 6 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (7.32%) Windows 2000
7 6 (7.32%) Windows NT
7 6 (7.32%) AIX
8 3 (3.66%) Solaris
9 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.22%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) ITIL
2 12 (14.63%) TOGAF
3 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.20%) CRM
4 10 (12.20%) Project Management
4 10 (12.20%) Security Architecture
5 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.76%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (8.54%) Change Management
7 7 (8.54%) Migration
8 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (4.88%) OO
9 4 (4.88%) MOF
10 3 (3.66%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.66%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.66%) Network Architecture
10 3 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) SQL
2 14 (17.07%) Java
3 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.44%) C
5 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (25.61%) MCSE
3 10 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (8.54%) MCSA
5 6 (7.32%) CCA
5 6 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (7.32%) CCEA
5 6 (7.32%) Degree
6 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (3.66%) MCP
8 3 (3.66%) LPIC
8 3 (3.66%) MCTS
8 3 (3.66%) MCITP
9 2 (2.44%) OCP
9 2 (2.44%) OCA
9 2 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (2.44%) NCDA
9 2 (2.44%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 46 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (51.22%) Active Directory
3 22 (26.83%) Hyper-V
4 20 (24.39%) vSphere
5 12 (14.63%) ISA Server
6 11 (13.41%) XenApp
7 10 (12.20%) vCloud
8 9 (10.98%) XenDesktop
8 9 (10.98%) VMware ESX
9 7 (8.54%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (8.54%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (6.10%) Terminal Services
10 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (4.88%) XenServer
12 3 (3.66%) PowerHA
13 2 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) Backup Exec
2 8 (9.76%) SCOM
3 6 (7.32%) SCCM
4 5 (6.10%) BladeLogic
5 4 (4.88%) SCVMM
5 4 (4.88%) Windows Intune
5 4 (4.88%) SCOrch
5 4 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (4.88%) SCSM
6 3 (3.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (3.66%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.44%) WSUS
7 2 (2.44%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 55 (67.07%) VMware
2 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
3 28 (34.15%) HP
4 23 (28.05%) Citrix
5 19 (23.17%) Dell
6 15 (18.29%) Symantec
7 13 (15.85%) Oracle
8 10 (12.20%) Business Objects
8 10 (12.20%) Cognos
8 10 (12.20%) EMC
9 9 (10.98%) Cisco
9 9 (10.98%) NetApp
10 8 (9.76%) Veeam
11 6 (7.32%) IBM
12 5 (6.10%) Intel
12 5 (6.10%) SonicWALL
13 3 (3.66%) 3PAR
13 3 (3.66%) NetIQ
13 3 (3.66%) Brocade
13 3 (3.66%) PlateSpin