The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 94 49 97
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +48
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 67 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.03% 4.32% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.58% 17.01% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 59 34
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £28,984 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SAN
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
393 394 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.51% 25.39% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 294 318 347
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SAN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SAN Salary Trend in Cambridge

SAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 22 (66.67%) Windows
1 22 (66.67%) Linux
2 19 (57.58%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
5 10 (30.30%) Citrix
5 10 (30.30%) Python
5 10 (30.30%) NAS
6 9 (27.27%) Firewall
6 9 (27.27%) NetApp
7 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (24.24%) DevOps
8 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
8 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
8 7 (21.21%) MS Office
8 7 (21.21%) HP
9 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 6 (18.18%) C
9 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
9 6 (18.18%) EqualLogic
9 6 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
10 5 (15.15%) Perl
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco
10 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) NAS
2 9 (27.27%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
4 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 6 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
6 2 (6.06%) WAN
6 2 (6.06%) DNS
7 1 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (3.03%) OpenVPN
7 1 (3.03%) VLAN
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) OSPF
7 1 (3.03%) DMZ
7 1 (3.03%) Intranet
7 1 (3.03%) Internet
7 1 (3.03%) LDAP
7 1 (3.03%) IPv4
7 1 (3.03%) DHCP
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (24.24%) Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) IT Support
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Server Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.03%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (3.03%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) EqualLogic
2 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
3 3 (9.09%) Open Source
3 3 (9.09%) IPTV
3 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
1 22 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Debian
3 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.12%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) Scrum
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) TDD
3 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.09%) Product Management
5 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.03%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.03%) Network Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) CRM
6 1 (3.03%) Software Licensing
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Python
2 6 (18.18%) C
3 5 (15.15%) Perl
3 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
4 4 (12.12%) KVM
4 4 (12.12%) XenServer
4 4 (12.12%) Xen
5 3 (9.09%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.03%) XenApp
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.03%) Firmware
6 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
1 4 (12.12%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.03%) Munin
3 1 (3.03%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) Citrix
4 9 (27.27%) NetApp
5 7 (21.21%) HP
6 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 5 (15.15%) Cisco
8 4 (12.12%) Sun
8 4 (12.12%) Hitachi
9 3 (9.09%) Symantec
10 2 (6.06%) Veeam
11 1 (3.03%) FalconStor
11 1 (3.03%) Websense
11 1 (3.03%) Dell
11 1 (3.03%) Dell KACE
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