The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 89 68 97
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Permanent jobs citing SAN 32 61 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.79% 3.11% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.71% 15.14% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32 53 31
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,228 £32,029 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
415 403 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.24% 20.55% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 343 299 312
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
SAN
Cambridgeshire

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 24 April 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (78.69%) VMware
2 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
3 30 (49.18%) NetApp
3 30 (49.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (45.90%) Firewall
5 25 (40.98%) HP
6 24 (39.34%) MS Exchange
7 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
8 20 (32.79%) Windows
9 19 (31.15%) Hyper-V
10 18 (29.51%) Cisco
11 17 (27.87%) Linux
11 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
11 17 (27.87%) Migration
11 17 (27.87%) Puppet
11 17 (27.87%) Opscode Chef
12 16 (26.23%) Citrix
13 14 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (22.95%) XenDesktop
14 13 (21.31%) SharePoint
14 13 (21.31%) LAN
14 13 (21.31%) WAN
14 13 (21.31%) Management Information System
15 12 (19.67%) SCCM
15 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (19.67%) Degree
15 12 (19.67%) Perl
15 12 (19.67%) Blackberry
15 12 (19.67%) NAS
15 12 (19.67%) SharePoint 2010

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (39.34%) MS Exchange
2 14 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (21.31%) SharePoint
4 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (19.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.28%) Apache
6 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.28%) Documentum
6 2 (3.28%) CMS
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.64%) Lync
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) Firewall
2 13 (21.31%) LAN
2 13 (21.31%) WAN
3 12 (19.67%) NAS
4 11 (18.03%) iSCSI
5 9 (14.75%) VoIP
5 9 (14.75%) VPN
6 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
7 4 (6.56%) LDAP
7 4 (6.56%) VLAN
7 4 (6.56%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.28%) RIP
8 2 (3.28%) DNS
8 2 (3.28%) OSPF
8 2 (3.28%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (3.28%) OpenVPN
8 2 (3.28%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.64%) IPsec
9 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (6.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Support Engineer
2 12 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) Administrator
4 10 (16.39%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Information Systems Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Network Support
7 5 (8.20%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Virtualisation Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) VMware Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) EMC Storage Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) EMC Storage Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Management Information System
2 12 (19.67%) Blackberry
3 10 (16.39%) Firmware
4 9 (14.75%) Open Source
4 9 (14.75%) Replication
5 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.56%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (4.92%) EqualLogic
8 2 (3.28%) FlexPod
8 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Windows
2 17 (27.87%) Linux
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.84%) UNIX
5 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.28%) Debian
5 2 (3.28%) CentOS
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Migration
2 11 (18.03%) ITIL
3 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.11%) Refactoring
4 8 (13.11%) TDD
4 8 (13.11%) Scrum
4 8 (13.11%) Project Management
4 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
4 8 (13.11%) Network Management
5 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (6.56%) Network Design
7 4 (6.56%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.28%) Matrix Management
8 2 (3.28%) Quality Management
8 2 (3.28%) Change Control
9 1 (1.64%) Workflow
9 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) Perl
2 10 (16.39%) Python
2 10 (16.39%) Bash Shell
3 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.20%) SQL
5 2 (3.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
3 9 (14.75%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (14.75%) CCNA
4 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.20%) MCSA
6 4 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (6.56%) NCDA
7 3 (4.92%) NCIE
7 3 (4.92%) MCSE
8 2 (3.28%) CCA
8 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.28%) CCEA
8 2 (3.28%) CCEE
8 2 (3.28%) CCIA
9 1 (1.64%) VCAP
9 1 (1.64%) HP AIS
9 1 (1.64%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (14.75%) PCI DSS
2 9 (14.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 30 (49.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
3 19 (31.15%) Hyper-V
4 14 (22.95%) XenDesktop
5 11 (18.03%) ISA Server
6 8 (13.11%) KVM
7 6 (9.84%) vSphere
8 2 (3.28%) NFS
8 2 (3.28%) XenApp
8 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (27.87%) Puppet
1 17 (27.87%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (19.67%) SCCM
3 11 (18.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.28%) Nagios
4 2 (3.28%) Munin
Vendors
1 48 (78.69%) VMware
2 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
3 30 (49.18%) NetApp
4 25 (40.98%) HP
5 18 (29.51%) Cisco
6 16 (26.23%) Citrix
7 11 (18.03%) Symantec
8 10 (16.39%) Red Hat
9 9 (14.75%) Red Gate
10 8 (13.11%) Sun
10 8 (13.11%) Hitachi
11 6 (9.84%) EMC
12 5 (8.20%) Veeam
12 5 (8.20%) SonicWALL
12 5 (8.20%) Juniper
13 3 (4.92%) Brocade
14 2 (3.28%) Oracle
15 1 (1.64%) Dell
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