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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 93 116 58
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -58
Permanent jobs citing SAN 11 7 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 0.38% 3.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.85% 1.63% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 54
Average salary £37,400 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.08% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
227 430 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.19% 23.59% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 209 326 308
Average salary £44,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 39 (86.67%) VMware
2 36 (80.00%) Windows
3 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 22 (48.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (46.67%) Linux
6 19 (42.22%) Cisco
7 17 (37.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (35.56%) HP
9 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 15 (33.33%) Debian
10 14 (31.11%) Firewall
11 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
11 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (26.67%) Apache
12 12 (26.67%) Oracle
13 11 (24.44%) ITIL
13 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
13 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
14 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
15 9 (20.00%) Veeam
15 9 (20.00%) Citrix
15 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 9 (20.00%) Perl
15 9 (20.00%) Python
15 9 (20.00%) LDAP
16 8 (17.78%) UNIX
16 8 (17.78%) vSphere
16 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
17 7 (15.56%) 3PAR

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
3 12 (26.67%) Apache
4 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (15.56%) Lync
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.22%) Zope
7 1 (2.22%) Plone
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) LDAP
3 6 (13.33%) DHCP
3 6 (13.33%) DNS
4 5 (11.11%) NAS
5 3 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
6 1 (2.22%) WAN
6 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Administrator
2 11 (24.44%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (11.11%) Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Support
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) Support Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.44%) Network Administrator
9 2 (4.44%) IT Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 36 (80.00%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) Linux
3 17 (37.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (33.33%) Debian
5 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (17.78%) UNIX
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.67%) CentOS
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.44%) Solaris
10 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (11.11%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 5 (11.11%) Line Management
4 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.67%) CRM
5 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.44%) Software Licensing
6 2 (4.44%) People Management
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.22%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.22%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) Perl
1 9 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) CCNA
1 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.44%) MCITP
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
2 2 (4.44%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (48.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 8 (17.78%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
5 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
1 1 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) VMware
2 19 (42.22%) Cisco
3 16 (35.56%) HP
4 12 (26.67%) Oracle
5 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
5 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
6 9 (20.00%) Citrix
6 9 (20.00%) Veeam
7 7 (15.56%) 3PAR
8 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.89%) F5
10 3 (6.67%) Juniper
11 2 (4.44%) TOWER Software
12 1 (2.22%) Symantec
12 1 (2.22%) Clearswift
12 1 (2.22%) Foundry
12 1 (2.22%) Mitel
12 1 (2.22%) Brocade
12 1 (2.22%) NetApp
12 1 (2.22%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
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