The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 73 103 82
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 59 34 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.85% 1.39% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.63% 6.88% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49 34 56
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,143 £31,581
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,750 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
433 494 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.89% 20.24% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 381 383 371
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Cambridgeshire region.

SAN Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SAN
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +30 33 £38,750 +3.33%
Peterborough +12 13 £40,625 +1.56%
Huntingdon +4 1 £41,000 +17.14%
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 59 (74.68%) Windows
2 58 (73.42%) VMware
3 37 (46.84%) Active Directory
4 35 (44.30%) HP
5 27 (34.18%) Citrix
6 24 (30.38%) 3PAR
7 23 (29.11%) Veeam
8 22 (27.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (27.85%) MS Exchange
9 21 (26.58%) Linux
9 21 (26.58%) Lync
10 20 (25.32%) Firewall
11 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
11 17 (21.52%) Cisco
12 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
12 16 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (18.99%) WAN
14 14 (17.72%) Hyper-V
15 13 (16.46%) LAN
16 12 (15.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (13.92%) ITIL
18 10 (12.66%) Debian
18 10 (12.66%) NAS
19 9 (11.39%) Wi-Fi
19 9 (11.39%) DHCP
19 9 (11.39%) DNS
19 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
20 8 (10.13%) Red Hat

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (27.85%) MS Exchange
2 21 (26.58%) Lync
3 16 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.86%) IIS
4 7 (8.86%) Apache
4 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
5 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) Zope
7 1 (1.27%) Plone
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.32%) Firewall
2 15 (18.99%) WAN
3 13 (16.46%) LAN
4 10 (12.66%) NAS
5 9 (11.39%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (11.39%) DHCP
5 9 (11.39%) DNS
6 7 (8.86%) VLAN
7 6 (7.59%) Ethernet
8 5 (6.33%) VPN
9 4 (5.06%) PABX
9 4 (5.06%) Wireless
9 4 (5.06%) LDAP
9 4 (5.06%) VoIP
9 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
10 3 (3.80%) MPLS
10 3 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.53%) SSL
12 1 (1.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Data Mining
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.06%) OLTP
4 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.06%) Retail
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Support Engineer
2 20 (25.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 20 (25.32%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (15.19%) Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Server Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Storage Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Administrator
5 9 (11.39%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) Server Support
6 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Server Support Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Storage Support Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Consultant
7 6 (7.59%) Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Head of Operations
9 4 (5.06%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) Web Services
2 3 (3.80%) LAMP
3 2 (2.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) BYOD
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.27%) PKI
4 1 (1.27%) Open Source
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 59 (74.68%) Windows
2 21 (26.58%) Linux
3 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (15.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (12.66%) Debian
6 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.33%) UNIX
8 4 (5.06%) CentOS
8 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.80%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.92%) ITIL
2 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
3 5 (6.33%) Project Management
3 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (6.33%) Web Services Management
3 5 (6.33%) People Management
3 5 (6.33%) Software Licensing
4 4 (5.06%) Line Management
4 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.06%) Change Control
4 4 (5.06%) Network Management
4 4 (5.06%) Matrix Management
4 4 (5.06%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.80%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.53%) Data Transformation
6 2 (2.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.53%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) Python
2 5 (6.33%) Perl
2 5 (6.33%) SQL
3 4 (5.06%) C
4 1 (1.27%) C++
4 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.59%) MCSE
3 4 (5.06%) MCP
4 3 (3.80%) MCITP
5 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.53%) CCNA
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.53%) MCSA
6 1 (1.27%) CCNP
6 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) COBIT
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (46.84%) Active Directory
2 22 (27.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (17.72%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.59%) vSphere
5 2 (2.53%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.53%) Firmware
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.27%) XenApp
6 1 (1.27%) XenServer
6 1 (1.27%) Ceph
6 1 (1.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) ARCserve
2 2 (2.53%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) SCSM
3 1 (1.27%) Ansible
3 1 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 58 (73.42%) VMware
2 35 (44.30%) HP
3 27 (34.18%) Citrix
4 24 (30.38%) 3PAR
5 23 (29.11%) Veeam
6 17 (21.52%) Cisco
7 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.13%) Red Hat
9 7 (8.86%) Oracle
10 5 (6.33%) TOWER Software
11 4 (5.06%) CA
12 3 (3.80%) NetApp
12 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.80%) IBM
13 2 (2.53%) Imperva
13 2 (2.53%) WatchGuard
13 2 (2.53%) Juniper
14 1 (1.27%) Symantec
14 1 (1.27%) Clearswift
14 1 (1.27%) EMC
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