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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 99 108 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing SAN 283 284 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.63% 2.45% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.24% 15.75% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 241 261 352
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1857 1803 2449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.25% 15.56% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1578 2155
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 434 (74.57%) Windows
2 417 (71.65%) VMware
3 293 (50.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 268 (46.05%) Active Directory
5 264 (45.36%) Microsoft
6 217 (37.29%) Finance
7 201 (34.54%) Cisco
8 191 (32.82%) Citrix
9 188 (32.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 178 (30.58%) MS Exchange
11 173 (29.73%) Linux
12 156 (26.80%) Firewall
13 155 (26.63%) HP
14 151 (25.95%) DNS
15 141 (24.23%) SQL Server
16 130 (22.34%) EMC
17 121 (20.79%) Windows Server 2003
18 120 (20.62%) NetApp
19 119 (20.45%) LAN
20 118 (20.27%) WAN
21 110 (18.90%) Exchange Server 2010
22 107 (18.38%) ITIL
23 106 (18.21%) SQL
23 106 (18.21%) DHCP
24 104 (17.87%) Microsoft Certification
25 102 (17.53%) MS Excel
25 102 (17.53%) Clustering
26 99 (17.01%) TCP/IP
27 98 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
28 95 (16.32%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 178 (30.58%) MS Exchange
2 110 (18.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (9.97%) IIS
4 55 (9.45%) SharePoint
5 39 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 39 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 32 (5.50%) Lync
7 31 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 24 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 22 (3.78%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (2.75%) Apache
11 10 (1.72%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (1.03%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.03%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.34%) JBoss
14 2 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 102 (17.53%) MS Excel
2 45 (7.73%) MS Office
3 14 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.37%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.12%) Office 365
2 17 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.69%) IaaS
5 3 (0.52%) SaaS
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 156 (26.80%) Firewall
2 151 (25.95%) DNS
3 119 (20.45%) LAN
4 118 (20.27%) WAN
5 106 (18.21%) DHCP
6 99 (17.01%) TCP/IP
7 86 (14.78%) NAS
8 64 (11.00%) VPN
9 49 (8.42%) Wireless
10 46 (7.90%) iSCSI
11 44 (7.56%) Fibre Channel
12 43 (7.39%) VLAN
13 42 (7.22%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (6.01%) Internet
15 34 (5.84%) MPLS
15 34 (5.84%) VoIP
16 32 (5.50%) NetScaler
17 30 (5.15%) Network Security
18 25 (4.30%) BGP
19 20 (3.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (24.23%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (5.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (5.15%) DB2
5 15 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (2.23%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.55%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (0.86%) OLAP
13 5 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.52%) OLTP
14 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.52%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (0.52%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 10 (1.72%) Subversion
2 8 (1.37%) JIRA
3 4 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.17%) MSI
5 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 217 (37.29%) Finance
2 66 (11.34%) Banking
3 47 (8.08%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.78%) Law
5 18 (3.09%) Advertising
6 14 (2.41%) International Banking
7 10 (1.72%) Retail
7 10 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.55%) Legal
9 7 (1.20%) Back Office
10 5 (0.86%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.69%) Electronics
11 4 (0.69%) Marketing
12 2 (0.34%) Local Government
13 1 (0.17%) German Language
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 75 (12.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 65 (11.17%) Administrator
3 59 (10.14%) Analyst
4 51 (8.76%) Support Engineer
5 42 (7.22%) Architect
5 42 (7.22%) Storage Engineer
6 39 (6.70%) Team Leader
7 37 (6.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 37 (6.36%) Network Engineer
8 36 (6.19%) Systems Administrator
9 33 (5.67%) Server Engineer
10 32 (5.50%) Consultant
10 32 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
11 22 (3.78%) Infrastructure Architect
12 21 (3.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support
14 17 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (2.92%) Storage Administrator
15 15 (2.58%) DBA
16 14 (2.41%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.92%) Middleware
2 14 (2.41%) Web Services
3 6 (1.03%) .NET
3 6 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (0.52%) HTML
5 2 (0.34%) SAML
5 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.17%) XML
6 1 (0.17%) XSLT
6 1 (0.17%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.17%) WSH
6 1 (0.17%) CGI
6 1 (0.17%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.17%) LAMP
6 1 (0.17%) JSON
6 1 (0.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 102 (17.53%) Clustering
2 72 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.36%) Replication
4 36 (6.19%) Blackberry
5 16 (2.75%) EqualLogic
6 15 (2.58%) Enterprise Storage
7 13 (2.23%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.89%) GIS
8 11 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.89%) Robotics
8 11 (1.89%) CMDB
9 8 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.37%) CLARiiON
10 7 (1.20%) PKI
11 4 (0.69%) DTV
11 4 (0.69%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.52%) FlexPod
12 3 (0.52%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.52%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 434 (74.57%) Windows
2 188 (32.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 173 (29.73%) Linux
4 121 (20.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 98 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (12.03%) UNIX
7 64 (11.00%) Solaris
8 48 (8.25%) AIX
9 41 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 39 (6.70%) Windows 7
11 38 (6.53%) Windows XP
12 18 (3.09%) Windows 8
13 13 (2.23%) Mac OS
14 11 (1.89%) Android
15 9 (1.55%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.37%) CentOS
16 8 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 5 (0.86%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (18.38%) ITIL
2 76 (13.06%) Project Management
3 42 (7.22%) Load Balancing
4 41 (7.04%) Programme Management
5 39 (6.70%) Migration
5 39 (6.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 34 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (4.98%) Change Management
8 22 (3.78%) Capacity Planning
9 20 (3.44%) Network Management
10 19 (3.26%) Mentoring
10 19 (3.26%) Information Security
11 18 (3.09%) Service Management
12 17 (2.92%) PRINCE2
12 17 (2.92%) E-Commerce
12 17 (2.92%) Kalman Filter
12 17 (2.92%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (2.75%) Service Delivery
14 15 (2.58%) Configuration Management
14 15 (2.58%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (18.21%) SQL
2 40 (6.87%) PowerShell
3 25 (4.30%) Perl
4 19 (3.26%) Bash Shell
5 15 (2.58%) Shell Script
6 13 (2.23%) VB
7 12 (2.06%) VBScript
8 10 (1.72%) Python
9 6 (1.03%) Bourne shell
9 6 (1.03%) Java
10 3 (0.52%) PHP
10 3 (0.52%) C
10 3 (0.52%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.52%) Korn
10 3 (0.52%) VBA
11 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.34%) Ruby
11 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 104 (17.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
3 78 (13.40%) MCSE
4 60 (10.31%) Degree
5 59 (10.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 50 (8.59%) MCITP
7 47 (8.08%) MCSA
8 45 (7.73%) CCNA
9 41 (7.04%) CCNP
10 24 (4.12%) Citrix Certification
11 19 (3.26%) MCP
12 17 (2.92%) CCA
13 15 (2.58%) CCIE
14 10 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (1.72%) Security Cleared
15 8 (1.37%) SC Cleared
15 8 (1.37%) NCDA
16 7 (1.20%) CCIA
17 6 (1.03%) VCP5
18 5 (0.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.44%) SLA
2 15 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.89%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.37%) QA
6 4 (0.69%) COBIT
7 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 293 (50.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 268 (46.05%) Active Directory
3 95 (16.32%) vSphere
4 79 (13.57%) XenApp
4 79 (13.57%) Hyper-V
5 42 (7.22%) VMware ESX
6 39 (6.70%) XenDesktop
7 35 (6.01%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (3.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
9 14 (2.41%) XenServer
10 13 (2.23%) NFS
10 13 (2.23%) VMware Server
11 9 (1.55%) ISA Server
12 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (1.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 8 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (1.03%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 46 (7.90%) SCCM
2 40 (6.87%) SCOM
3 22 (3.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 21 (3.61%) NetBackup
5 18 (3.09%) Backup Exec
6 17 (2.92%) Nagios
7 14 (2.41%) WSUS
8 12 (2.06%) Cisco Prime
9 11 (1.89%) Data Guard
10 10 (1.72%) XenMobile
11 8 (1.37%) OpenView
12 7 (1.20%) Tivoli
12 7 (1.20%) SCVMM
12 7 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
12 7 (1.20%) SCOrch
13 6 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
13 6 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 6 (1.03%) Puppet
14 4 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 417 (71.65%) VMware
2 264 (45.36%) Microsoft
3 201 (34.54%) Cisco
4 191 (32.82%) Citrix
5 155 (26.63%) HP
6 130 (22.34%) EMC
7 120 (20.62%) NetApp
8 69 (11.86%) Oracle
9 65 (11.17%) IBM
10 63 (10.82%) Brocade
11 56 (9.62%) Red Hat
12 50 (8.59%) Juniper
13 47 (8.08%) Symantec
14 42 (7.22%) Dell
15 27 (4.64%) Mitel
15 27 (4.64%) SolarWinds
16 23 (3.95%) Veritas
17 19 (3.26%) CheckPoint
17 19 (3.26%) AppSense
18 18 (3.09%) Hitachi
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Code Red Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £45,000
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Home Working + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago