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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 76 101 75
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Permanent jobs citing SAN 34 27 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.36% 1.42% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.69% 6.35% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 46
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,143 £31,661
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
318 425 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.11% 22.27% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 278 328 258
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 42 (84.00%) VMware
2 41 (82.00%) Windows
3 28 (56.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (42.00%) HP
5 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
6 17 (34.00%) Linux
7 15 (30.00%) 3PAR
8 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
8 13 (26.00%) Veeam
8 13 (26.00%) Firewall
9 12 (24.00%) Citrix
9 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (22.00%) Cisco
10 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.00%) Lync
10 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (20.00%) Debian
11 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
13 8 (16.00%) Red Hat
13 8 (16.00%) DNS
13 8 (16.00%) DHCP
13 8 (16.00%) ITIL
14 7 (14.00%) IIS
14 7 (14.00%) Oracle
14 7 (14.00%) Apache
14 7 (14.00%) Tomcat

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.00%) Lync
2 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.00%) IIS
3 7 (14.00%) Apache
3 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) Zope
5 1 (2.00%) Plone
5 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) DNS
2 8 (16.00%) DHCP
3 7 (14.00%) VLAN
4 6 (12.00%) Ethernet
5 5 (10.00%) VPN
5 5 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (8.00%) NAS
6 4 (8.00%) LDAP
7 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.00%) WAN
7 3 (6.00%) MPLS
8 2 (4.00%) SSL
9 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Support Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (26.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Administrator
3 8 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Support Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Head of Operations
6 3 (6.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Linux Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (6.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Linux
3 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (20.00%) Debian
4 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.00%) UNIX
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.00%) CentOS
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Project Management
2 5 (10.00%) Web Services Management
2 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.00%) Matrix Management
3 4 (8.00%) Line Management
4 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.00%) Software Licensing
4 3 (6.00%) People Management
4 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.00%) CRM
6 1 (2.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) Perl
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
1 4 (8.00%) Python
2 2 (4.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) MCP
2 4 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) COBIT
2 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.00%) vSphere
5 2 (4.00%) Firmware
6 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.00%) KVM
6 1 (2.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) VMware
2 21 (42.00%) HP
3 15 (30.00%) 3PAR
4 13 (26.00%) Veeam
5 12 (24.00%) Citrix
6 11 (22.00%) Cisco
6 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (14.00%) Oracle
9 3 (6.00%) IBM
9 3 (6.00%) TOWER Software
9 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.00%) Imperva
10 2 (4.00%) WatchGuard
10 2 (4.00%) NetApp
10 2 (4.00%) Juniper
11 1 (2.00%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.00%) Clearswift
11 1 (2.00%) Symantec
11 1 (2.00%) Brocade
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £75K Base + Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago