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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 106 55 99
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +44
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 64 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 4.19% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.49% 17.16% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 60 31
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 £39,300 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
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
402 373 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.87% 24.44% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 305 313 323
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 18 September 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (75.86%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (58.62%) Windows
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
5 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
6 11 (37.93%) NetApp
7 10 (34.48%) HP
8 9 (31.03%) Firewall
9 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (27.59%) DevOps
10 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
10 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
10 7 (24.14%) Citrix
10 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 7 (24.14%) Perl
10 7 (24.14%) Python
11 6 (20.69%) MS Office
11 6 (20.69%) Cisco
11 6 (20.69%) Sun
11 6 (20.69%) Migration
11 6 (20.69%) Scrum
11 6 (20.69%) Hitachi
11 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (20.69%) TDD
11 6 (20.69%) EqualLogic
11 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.24%) NAS
4 4 (13.79%) LAN
5 3 (10.34%) VPN
5 3 (10.34%) WAN
6 2 (6.90%) DNS
6 2 (6.90%) VLAN
6 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
7 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.45%) IPv4
7 1 (3.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.45%) DHCP
7 1 (3.45%) HTTP
7 1 (3.45%) RIP
7 1 (3.45%) LDAP
7 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (24.14%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) EqualLogic
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) IPTV
2 3 (10.34%) Firmware
2 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Debian
4 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) DevOps
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Scrum
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) TDD
2 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
3 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Refactoring
4 3 (10.34%) Network Management
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.45%) Network Design
6 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Software Licensing
6 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
1 7 (24.14%) Perl
1 7 (24.14%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
3 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
4 6 (20.69%) KVM
5 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
6 3 (10.34%) ISA Server
7 1 (3.45%) XenApp
7 1 (3.45%) XenServer
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.45%) NFS
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) SCCM
3 3 (10.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.45%) Munin
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) NetApp
4 10 (34.48%) HP
5 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
6 7 (24.14%) Citrix
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco
7 6 (20.69%) Sun
7 6 (20.69%) Hitachi
8 3 (10.34%) Symantec
9 2 (6.90%) Veeam
10 1 (3.45%) Dell KACE
10 1 (3.45%) Dell
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