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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 106 81 50
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -31
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 29 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.49% 2.04% 4.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% 8.66% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 64
Average salary £44,250 £44,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
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
368 335 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.55% 23.61% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 273 258 318
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £66,000
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 30 January 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Linux
3 14 (43.75%) Python
4 12 (37.50%) VMware
4 12 (37.50%) NAS
5 11 (34.38%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (34.38%) iSCSI
6 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
6 9 (28.13%) C
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) Firewall
7 8 (25.00%) DevOps
8 7 (21.88%) Device Driver
8 7 (21.88%) Xen
8 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
8 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
8 7 (21.88%) Citrix
8 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
8 7 (21.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 6 (18.75%) HP
9 6 (18.75%) DNS
9 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (18.75%) XenServer
10 5 (15.63%) Product Management
10 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (15.63%) NetApp
10 5 (15.63%) WAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) NAS
2 11 (34.38%) Fibre Channel
2 11 (34.38%) iSCSI
3 8 (25.00%) Firewall
4 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.75%) DNS
6 5 (15.63%) WAN
6 5 (15.63%) DHCP
7 4 (12.50%) LAN
8 3 (9.38%) VLAN
9 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
9 2 (6.25%) FTP
9 2 (6.25%) SNMP
9 2 (6.25%) SMTP
9 2 (6.25%) InfiniBand
10 1 (3.13%) Network Security
10 1 (3.13%) DMZ
10 1 (3.13%) Intranet
10 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Software Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
8 2 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.25%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Basis
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Device Driver
2 4 (12.50%) Open Source
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (9.38%) IPTV
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX
5 3 (9.38%) CentOS
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Solaris
7 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (15.63%) Product Management
4 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.38%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.25%) Workflow
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services Management
5 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.25%) DNA
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Python
2 9 (28.13%) C
3 5 (15.63%) Perl
4 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) ABAP
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Xen
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) XenServer
3 3 (9.38%) KVM
4 2 (6.25%) NFS
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) Firmware
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
1 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) VMware
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
3 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
4 6 (18.75%) HP
5 5 (15.63%) NetApp
6 3 (9.38%) Sun
6 3 (9.38%) IBM
6 3 (9.38%) Hitachi
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle
7 2 (6.25%) SAP
7 2 (6.25%) EMC
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco
7 2 (6.25%) Websense
7 2 (6.25%) Veeam
7 2 (6.25%) Isilon
8 1 (3.13%) FalconStor
8 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.13%) Imperva
8 1 (3.13%) TOWER Software
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