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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 108 56 92
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +36
Permanent jobs citing SAN 7 58 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% 3.68% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% 15.72% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 53 32
Average salary £48,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £68,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
422 369 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.29% 23.43% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 324 304 298
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 28 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (90.91%) VMware
2 23 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (57.58%) Linux
4 18 (54.55%) Windows
4 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 17 (51.52%) MS Exchange
6 16 (48.48%) HP
7 15 (45.45%) NetApp
7 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
8 11 (33.33%) Perl
9 10 (30.30%) Python
9 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
9 10 (30.30%) Firewall
9 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
10 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
10 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
11 8 (24.24%) Sun
11 8 (24.24%) Cisco
11 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
11 8 (24.24%) Migration
11 8 (24.24%) Citrix
11 8 (24.24%) Hitachi
11 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
11 8 (24.24%) Puppet
11 8 (24.24%) TDD
11 8 (24.24%) Scrum
11 8 (24.24%) Degree
11 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (51.52%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.06%) Documentum
5 2 (6.06%) Apache
5 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.06%) CMS
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.15%) VPN
3 5 (15.15%) LAN
4 4 (12.12%) WAN
4 4 (12.12%) VLAN
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.09%) LDAP
5 3 (9.09%) VoIP
6 2 (6.06%) DNS
6 2 (6.06%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) OpenVPN
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) OSPF
7 1 (3.03%) DHCP
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
7 1 (3.03%) RIP
7 1 (3.03%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (18.18%) Administrator
2 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Server Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) IT Support Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) EqualLogic
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Firmware
2 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
3 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (9.09%) IPTV
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) Debian
4 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.06%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Migration
1 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
1 8 (24.24%) TDD
1 8 (24.24%) Scrum
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Network Management
3 5 (15.15%) Refactoring
4 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
6 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Perl
2 10 (30.30%) Python
3 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) XQuery
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) MCSA
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 8 (24.24%) KVM
5 6 (18.18%) XenDesktop
6 5 (15.15%) ISA Server
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Puppet
1 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (18.18%) SCCM
3 5 (15.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.03%) Munin
4 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) VMware
2 16 (48.48%) HP
3 15 (45.45%) NetApp
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
5 8 (24.24%) Sun
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco
5 8 (24.24%) Citrix
5 8 (24.24%) Hitachi
6 5 (15.15%) Symantec
7 4 (12.12%) Veeam
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle
9 1 (3.03%) Dell
9 1 (3.03%) Dell KACE
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