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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 77 104 69
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -35
Permanent jobs citing SAN 31 17 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.14% 0.96% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.65% 4.68% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 46
Average salary £37,400 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.40% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,143 £31,661
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,700 £53,750
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
291 363 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.10% 20.53% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 254 275 240
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,950 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 46 (86.79%) VMware
2 43 (81.13%) Windows
3 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
4 23 (43.40%) HP
5 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (35.85%) Linux
6 19 (35.85%) MS Exchange
7 15 (28.30%) Cisco
7 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
7 15 (28.30%) Firewall
7 15 (28.30%) 3PAR
8 14 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (24.53%) Veeam
9 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (22.64%) Debian
10 12 (22.64%) Citrix
11 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
11 11 (20.75%) Lync
12 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
12 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
12 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
13 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (16.98%) Oracle
13 9 (16.98%) Apache
13 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
14 8 (15.09%) ITIL
15 7 (13.21%) IIS
15 7 (13.21%) VLAN
15 7 (13.21%) vSphere

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 19 (35.85%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (20.75%) Lync
4 9 (16.98%) Apache
4 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
5 7 (13.21%) IIS
6 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.89%) Zope
7 1 (1.89%) Plone
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) Firewall
2 7 (13.21%) VLAN
3 6 (11.32%) LDAP
3 6 (11.32%) DHCP
3 6 (11.32%) Ethernet
3 6 (11.32%) DNS
4 5 (9.43%) VPN
4 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (7.55%) NAS
6 3 (5.66%) MPLS
6 3 (5.66%) WAN
7 2 (3.77%) SSL
8 1 (1.89%) Internet
8 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Support Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (24.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Administrator
3 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (13.21%) Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Support Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Linux Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Linux Support
8 3 (5.66%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.89%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 43 (81.13%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) Linux
3 14 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (22.64%) Debian
5 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (11.32%) UNIX
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (5.66%) CentOS
7 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) Project Management
2 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (9.43%) Web Services Management
3 4 (7.55%) Matrix Management
3 4 (7.55%) Line Management
4 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.66%) Software Licensing
4 3 (5.66%) People Management
4 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
4 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.77%) CRM
5 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.89%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.89%) Coaching
6 1 (1.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) Perl
1 6 (11.32%) Python
2 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) C
4 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.55%) MCP
2 4 (7.55%) MCSE
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.77%) MCITP
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
2 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
4 7 (13.21%) vSphere
5 2 (3.77%) Firmware
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.89%) KVM
6 1 (1.89%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
1 1 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 46 (86.79%) VMware
2 23 (43.40%) HP
3 15 (28.30%) Cisco
3 15 (28.30%) 3PAR
4 13 (24.53%) Veeam
5 12 (22.64%) Citrix
6 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
7 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
8 9 (16.98%) Oracle
9 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.66%) TOWER Software
11 2 (3.77%) NetApp
11 2 (3.77%) Juniper
11 2 (3.77%) Imperva
11 2 (3.77%) F5
11 2 (3.77%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.89%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.89%) Foundry
12 1 (1.89%) Hitachi
12 1 (1.89%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £75K Base + Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago