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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 80 96 72
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing SAN 35 31 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.34% 1.72% 3.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.42% 7.40% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 54
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,143 £32,213
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
336 419 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.51% 23.21% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 291 346 292
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 34 (82.93%) VMware
2 31 (75.61%) Windows
3 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
4 16 (39.02%) Linux
4 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (36.59%) HP
5 15 (36.59%) 3PAR
6 12 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (29.27%) Veeam
6 12 (29.27%) Citrix
7 11 (26.83%) Lync
8 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
9 9 (21.95%) Oracle
9 9 (21.95%) Firewall
10 8 (19.51%) Debian
10 8 (19.51%) ITIL
10 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.07%) Apache
11 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
11 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.07%) IIS
11 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (17.07%) VLAN
12 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
13 5 (12.20%) VPN
13 5 (12.20%) DNS
13 5 (12.20%) Web Services
13 5 (12.20%) DHCP
13 5 (12.20%) Cisco

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 11 (26.83%) Lync
2 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
3 7 (17.07%) IIS
3 7 (17.07%) Apache
3 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.88%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.44%) Zope
6 1 (2.44%) Plone
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 7 (17.07%) VLAN
3 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
4 5 (12.20%) VPN
4 5 (12.20%) DNS
4 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (12.20%) DHCP
5 4 (9.76%) LDAP
6 3 (7.32%) WAN
6 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.32%) MPLS
7 2 (4.88%) SSL
8 1 (2.44%) Internet
8 1 (2.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.88%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Support Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (31.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Support
6 3 (7.32%) Support Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Head of Operations
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) LAMP
3 2 (4.88%) SAP Basis
3 2 (4.88%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.44%) Kindle
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Linux
3 12 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (19.51%) Debian
5 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (9.76%) UNIX
8 2 (4.88%) Solaris
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.44%) CentOS
9 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Web Services Management
2 5 (12.20%) Project Management
3 4 (9.76%) Line Management
3 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
3 4 (9.76%) Matrix Management
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.32%) CRM
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.88%) PRINCE
5 2 (4.88%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) Software Licensing
5 2 (4.88%) People Management
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) Perl
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
1 4 (9.76%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) ABAP
2 2 (4.88%) C
2 2 (4.88%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.32%) MCP
2 3 (7.32%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) COBIT
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Firmware
3 2 (4.88%) vSphere
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.44%) KVM
4 1 (2.44%) Ceph
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) VMware
2 15 (36.59%) HP
2 15 (36.59%) 3PAR
3 12 (29.27%) Veeam
3 12 (29.27%) Citrix
4 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
5 9 (21.95%) Oracle
6 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.20%) Cisco
8 3 (7.32%) IBM
8 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.88%) NetApp
9 2 (4.88%) SAP
9 2 (4.88%) Juniper
9 2 (4.88%) Imperva
9 2 (4.88%) TOWER Software
9 2 (4.88%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.44%) Foundry
10 1 (2.44%) LogRhythm
10 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Pension + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago