The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 86 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAN 328 269 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.06% 2.31% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.97% 14.73% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 276 244 271
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2054 1826 2280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.19% 15.65% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1517 2046
Average salary £52,500 £50,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,506
10% offered a salary of more than £71,900 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAN
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SAN Salary Trend in the City of London

SAN
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 428 (71.57%) Windows
2 421 (70.40%) VMware
3 285 (47.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 265 (44.31%) Active Directory
5 259 (43.31%) Microsoft
6 237 (39.63%) Cisco
7 201 (33.61%) Citrix
8 189 (31.61%) Finance
9 186 (31.10%) HP
10 178 (29.77%) Linux
11 171 (28.60%) MS Exchange
12 167 (27.93%) Firewall
13 158 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 125 (20.90%) SQL Server
15 121 (20.23%) DNS
16 120 (20.07%) NetApp
17 118 (19.73%) MS Excel
18 116 (19.40%) ITIL
19 112 (18.73%) WAN
20 104 (17.39%) SQL
20 104 (17.39%) EMC
21 103 (17.22%) Windows Server 2012
22 99 (16.56%) Hyper-V
23 98 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
24 97 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
25 96 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2010
26 93 (15.55%) XenApp
27 92 (15.38%) NAS
28 90 (15.05%) Windows Server 2003
29 89 (14.88%) Disaster Recovery

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 171 (28.60%) MS Exchange
2 96 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (13.88%) SharePoint
4 48 (8.03%) IIS
5 47 (7.86%) Apache
6 39 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 38 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 35 (5.85%) Lync
9 28 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (4.01%) Tomcat
11 23 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (1.84%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.51%) nginx
15 7 (1.17%) GlassFish
15 7 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
18 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
18 3 (0.50%) Escenic
Applications
1 118 (19.73%) MS Excel
2 54 (9.03%) MS Office
3 16 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (2.68%) Dynamics GP
2 7 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.69%) Office 365
2 14 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.00%) IaaS
4 4 (0.67%) SaaS
5 3 (0.50%) PaaS
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 167 (27.93%) Firewall
2 121 (20.23%) DNS
3 112 (18.73%) WAN
4 92 (15.38%) NAS
5 74 (12.37%) LAN
6 73 (12.21%) VPN
7 70 (11.71%) Fibre Channel
8 68 (11.37%) DHCP
9 61 (10.20%) iSCSI
10 59 (9.87%) TCP/IP
11 47 (7.86%) Wireless
11 47 (7.86%) NetScaler
12 39 (6.52%) VoIP
13 38 (6.35%) Network Security
14 35 (5.85%) VLAN
15 31 (5.18%) Cisco Nexus
16 30 (5.02%) MPLS
17 27 (4.52%) BGP
18 26 (4.35%) Internet
18 26 (4.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.67%) MySQL
8 9 (1.51%) DB2
9 7 (1.17%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.84%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.50%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.50%) InfluxDB
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (2.51%) Subversion
1 15 (2.51%) JIRA
2 7 (1.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.17%) MSI
4 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 189 (31.61%) Finance
2 49 (8.19%) Banking
3 35 (5.85%) Advertising
4 27 (4.52%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.68%) Law
6 20 (3.34%) Legal
7 10 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.67%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.34%) International Banking
8 8 (1.34%) Retail
9 6 (1.00%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.00%) Electronics
9 6 (1.00%) Marketing
10 5 (0.84%) Back Office
11 3 (0.50%) Publishing
12 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Front Office
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
13 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (12.04%) Administrator
2 68 (11.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 61 (10.20%) Analyst
4 57 (9.53%) Consultant
5 52 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 50 (8.36%) Architect
7 41 (6.86%) Systems Engineer
8 38 (6.35%) Support Engineer
9 31 (5.18%) Team Leader
10 29 (4.85%) Infrastructure Architect
11 28 (4.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 22 (3.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (3.68%) Storage Specialist
13 21 (3.51%) UNIX Administrator
14 20 (3.34%) Network Engineer
14 20 (3.34%) Infrastructure Manager
14 20 (3.34%) Backup Specialist
15 18 (3.01%) Server Engineer
15 18 (3.01%) Senior Storage Specialist
15 18 (3.01%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.01%) .NET
2 9 (1.51%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (1.51%) Middleware
3 5 (0.84%) SAML
3 5 (0.84%) Web Services
4 4 (0.67%) HTML
4 4 (0.67%) CGI
5 3 (0.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.33%) XML
6 2 (0.33%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.17%) OAuth
7 1 (0.17%) REST
7 1 (0.17%) LAMP
7 1 (0.17%) JSON
7 1 (0.17%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.17%) XSLT
7 1 (0.17%) WSH
7 1 (0.17%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (8.70%) Clustering
3 50 (8.36%) Replication
4 23 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 19 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.18%) CMDB
5 19 (3.18%) Enterprise Storage
6 14 (2.34%) FlexPod
7 11 (1.84%) PKI
7 11 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.67%) Robotics
9 8 (1.34%) CLARiiON
9 8 (1.34%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.34%) EqualLogic
10 6 (1.00%) DTV
10 6 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.84%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.67%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 428 (71.57%) Windows
2 178 (29.77%) Linux
3 158 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 103 (17.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 90 (15.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 61 (10.20%) UNIX
7 54 (9.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (7.69%) Windows 7
9 39 (6.52%) Windows XP
10 33 (5.52%) Solaris
11 20 (3.34%) Windows Vista
12 18 (3.01%) AIX
13 17 (2.84%) CentOS
14 16 (2.68%) Debian
15 14 (2.34%) Windows 8
16 10 (1.67%) Android
17 8 (1.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 7 (1.17%) SUSE
19 6 (1.00%) Apple iOS
20 5 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (19.40%) ITIL
2 89 (14.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 54 (9.03%) Project Management
4 47 (7.86%) Load Balancing
5 41 (6.86%) Capacity Planning
6 34 (5.69%) Configuration Management
7 28 (4.68%) Business Continuity
8 25 (4.18%) Change Management
9 24 (4.01%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (3.85%) Migration
11 22 (3.68%) Service Management
12 20 (3.34%) Service Delivery
12 20 (3.34%) Change Control
13 19 (3.18%) Enterprise Architecture
14 18 (3.01%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (3.01%) People Management
15 17 (2.84%) DevOps
15 17 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
16 16 (2.68%) Capacity Management
16 16 (2.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (17.39%) SQL
2 41 (6.86%) PowerShell
3 34 (5.69%) Bash Shell
4 28 (4.68%) Perl
5 18 (3.01%) Python
6 15 (2.51%) VB
7 14 (2.34%) C
7 14 (2.34%) Java
8 12 (2.01%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.51%) VBScript
10 7 (1.17%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.00%) Ruby
12 5 (0.84%) PHP
13 4 (0.67%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.50%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.50%) VBA
14 3 (0.50%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.33%) Korn
15 2 (0.33%) Tcl
15 2 (0.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 98 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 74 (12.37%) MCSE
4 68 (11.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 66 (11.04%) CCNA
6 55 (9.20%) Degree
7 47 (7.86%) Citrix Certification
8 42 (7.02%) CCA
9 38 (6.35%) CCNP
10 27 (4.52%) MCSA
11 25 (4.18%) Security Cleared
12 24 (4.01%) MCITP
13 21 (3.51%) SC Cleared
14 17 (2.84%) CCIE
15 14 (2.34%) MCP
15 14 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (2.34%) JNCIA
16 11 (1.84%) CCEA
17 9 (1.51%) CISSP
17 9 (1.51%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.18%) SLA
2 22 (3.68%) PCI DSS
3 18 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.51%) QA
6 5 (0.84%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 285 (47.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 265 (44.31%) Active Directory
3 99 (16.56%) Hyper-V
4 93 (15.55%) XenApp
5 88 (14.72%) vSphere
6 45 (7.53%) XenDesktop
7 37 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
8 31 (5.18%) VMware ESX
9 28 (4.68%) Microsoft App-V
10 21 (3.51%) VMware Server
11 17 (2.84%) Terminal Services
12 16 (2.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 14 (2.34%) Squid
13 14 (2.34%) NFS
13 14 (2.34%) vCloud
14 12 (2.01%) XenServer
15 9 (1.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 8 (1.34%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 8 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
17 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 58 (9.70%) SCCM
2 53 (8.86%) SCOM
3 30 (5.02%) Nagios
4 23 (3.85%) NetBackup
4 23 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
5 19 (3.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 18 (3.01%) OpenView
7 17 (2.84%) Backup Exec
8 15 (2.51%) Puppet
9 13 (2.17%) SCVMM
10 11 (1.84%) SCOrch
11 10 (1.67%) XenMobile
12 9 (1.51%) Tivoli
13 7 (1.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
14 6 (1.00%) Cacti
15 5 (0.84%) SCSM
15 5 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (0.84%) Ansible
16 4 (0.67%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 421 (70.40%) VMware
2 259 (43.31%) Microsoft
3 237 (39.63%) Cisco
4 201 (33.61%) Citrix
5 186 (31.10%) HP
6 120 (20.07%) NetApp
7 104 (17.39%) EMC
8 72 (12.04%) Oracle
9 67 (11.20%) Red Hat
10 61 (10.20%) Symantec
11 52 (8.70%) Brocade
12 38 (6.35%) IBM
13 35 (5.85%) Dell
14 33 (5.52%) Juniper
15 32 (5.35%) 3PAR
16 31 (5.18%) SolarWinds
17 29 (4.85%) Veritas
18 28 (4.68%) CommVault
19 27 (4.52%) Hitachi
20 24 (4.01%) AppSense
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Benifits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £75,000 to £86,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
UK Mission Enterprise
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Our IT Department
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + overtime
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago