The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 116 131 95
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -36
Permanent jobs citing SAN 276 237 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.25% 1.99% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.69% 12.66% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 245 213 326
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2016 1872 2097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.42% 15.71% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 1678 1887
Average salary £50,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
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
London

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 August 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 1 August 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.

1 394 (69.24%) Windows
2 352 (61.86%) VMware
3 259 (45.52%) Active Directory
4 234 (41.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 210 (36.91%) Finance
6 192 (33.74%) Microsoft
7 176 (30.93%) Linux
8 159 (27.94%) MS Exchange
9 153 (26.89%) Cisco
10 152 (26.71%) Citrix
11 141 (24.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 139 (24.43%) DNS
13 135 (23.73%) ITIL
14 130 (22.85%) HP
15 125 (21.97%) NAS
16 124 (21.79%) SQL Server
17 118 (20.74%) Windows Server 2003
18 116 (20.39%) NetApp
19 115 (20.21%) EMC
20 109 (19.16%) Clustering
21 107 (18.80%) Firewall
22 106 (18.63%) LAN
22 106 (18.63%) Banking
23 104 (18.28%) Windows Server 2012
24 100 (17.57%) WAN
25 96 (16.87%) MS Excel
26 95 (16.70%) SQL
27 90 (15.82%) Exchange Server 2010
28 88 (15.47%) Microsoft Certification
29 83 (14.59%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 159 (27.94%) MS Exchange
2 90 (15.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (11.60%) IIS
4 48 (8.44%) SharePoint
5 38 (6.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 32 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 29 (5.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 25 (4.39%) Lync
9 21 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (3.16%) Apache
11 14 (2.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (2.46%) WebLogic
12 13 (2.28%) Tomcat
12 13 (2.28%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (2.11%) WebSphere
14 11 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.88%) WorkSite
17 3 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
18 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 96 (16.87%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.22%) MS Office
3 7 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.16%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (2.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (2.46%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.70%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 4 (0.70%) RiskWrite
5 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.39%) Office 365
2 10 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.88%) IaaS
3 5 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.35%) SaaS
4 2 (0.35%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) GitHub
5 1 (0.18%) Joyent
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 139 (24.43%) DNS
2 125 (21.97%) NAS
3 107 (18.80%) Firewall
4 106 (18.63%) LAN
5 100 (17.57%) WAN
6 82 (14.41%) TCP/IP
7 64 (11.25%) DHCP
8 54 (9.49%) Internet
9 48 (8.44%) VPN
10 34 (5.98%) VLAN
11 27 (4.75%) VoIP
12 26 (4.57%) SMTP
13 24 (4.22%) Cisco ASA
13 24 (4.22%) iSCSI
14 20 (3.51%) SSL
14 20 (3.51%) HTTP
15 19 (3.34%) FTP
15 19 (3.34%) LDAP
16 17 (2.99%) MPLS
17 15 (2.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (5.62%) Oracle Database
4 26 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (3.87%) RDBMS
5 22 (3.87%) Relational Database
6 18 (3.16%) MySQL
6 18 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (2.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (2.46%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (1.58%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (1.23%) DB2
11 6 (1.05%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.05%) Redis
12 5 (0.88%) MariaDB
12 5 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.53%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (1.93%) Subversion
2 8 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.53%) Maven
4 3 (0.53%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.53%) YourKit
5 2 (0.35%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.35%) JIRA
6 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 210 (36.91%) Finance
2 106 (18.63%) Banking
3 47 (8.26%) Law
4 29 (5.10%) International Banking
4 29 (5.10%) Investment Banking
5 28 (4.92%) Advertising
6 18 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.99%) Back Office
8 15 (2.64%) Manufacturing
9 13 (2.28%) Legal
10 9 (1.58%) Marketing
11 7 (1.23%) Electronics
12 6 (1.05%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.05%) Retail
12 6 (1.05%) Cantonese Language
13 3 (0.53%) Billing
14 2 (0.35%) Front Office
14 2 (0.35%) Publishing
14 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (13.36%) Administrator
2 67 (11.78%) Analyst
3 66 (11.60%) Architect
4 60 (10.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 49 (8.61%) Infrastructure Architect
6 42 (7.38%) Systems Administrator
7 34 (5.98%) Infrastructure Manager
8 33 (5.80%) Support Engineer
9 27 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
10 26 (4.57%) DBA
11 24 (4.22%) Server Engineer
12 23 (4.04%) Consultant
13 22 (3.87%) Storage Engineer
14 21 (3.69%) Support Analyst
14 21 (3.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 21 (3.69%) Network Engineer
15 20 (3.51%) Team Leader
16 19 (3.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 19 (3.34%) Systems Engineer
17 18 (3.16%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.10%) Middleware
2 19 (3.34%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (1.76%) Web Services
4 8 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (1.05%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.88%) MSMQ
6 5 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (0.70%) SAML
7 4 (0.70%) YAML
8 3 (0.53%) Spring MVC
8 3 (0.53%) jQuery
8 3 (0.53%) Spring
8 3 (0.53%) Lucene
8 3 (0.53%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.53%) LAMP
8 3 (0.53%) HTML
8 3 (0.53%) .NET
8 3 (0.53%) CSS
8 3 (0.53%) Struts
8 3 (0.53%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 109 (19.16%) Clustering
2 40 (7.03%) Replication
3 37 (6.50%) Blackberry
4 27 (4.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 25 (4.39%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.16%) CLARiiON
7 17 (2.99%) Client/Server
8 13 (2.28%) iPad
9 11 (1.93%) Derivative
9 11 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.76%) Computer Science
11 8 (1.41%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.23%) Celerra
12 7 (1.23%) DTV
13 5 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.88%) EqualLogic
13 5 (0.88%) Open Source
14 4 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 394 (69.24%) Windows
2 176 (30.93%) Linux
3 141 (24.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 118 (20.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 104 (18.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 82 (14.41%) UNIX
7 52 (9.14%) Solaris
8 47 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (5.98%) AIX
9 34 (5.98%) Windows 7
10 17 (2.99%) CentOS
10 17 (2.99%) Windows XP
11 15 (2.64%) Android
11 15 (2.64%) Windows Mobile
11 15 (2.64%) Apple iOS
12 12 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
13 11 (1.93%) Windows 8
14 10 (1.76%) Mac OS X
15 7 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (1.05%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (23.73%) ITIL
2 55 (9.67%) Project Management
3 54 (9.49%) Load Balancing
4 48 (8.44%) PRINCE2
5 47 (8.26%) Migration
6 44 (7.73%) Service Management
7 28 (4.92%) Change Management
8 23 (4.04%) Configuration Management
9 22 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (3.34%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (3.16%) High Availability
12 18 (3.16%) MOF
13 17 (2.99%) Programme Management
13 17 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (2.81%) Service Delivery
14 16 (2.81%) Problem Management
15 15 (2.64%) Asset Management
15 15 (2.64%) SOA
16 14 (2.46%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 95 (16.70%) SQL
2 32 (5.62%) PowerShell
3 28 (4.92%) Perl
4 18 (3.16%) Python
4 18 (3.16%) C
5 13 (2.28%) Java
6 11 (1.93%) Ruby
6 11 (1.93%) Shell Script
6 11 (1.93%) PHP
7 8 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.05%) VBA
9 5 (0.88%) VB
10 4 (0.70%) VBScript
10 4 (0.70%) C++
11 3 (0.53%) C#
11 3 (0.53%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.53%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 88 (15.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (12.65%) MCSE
3 38 (6.68%) MCSA
4 36 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (6.33%) MCITP
5 34 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (4.39%) Degree
7 24 (4.22%) CCNA
8 21 (3.69%) MCP
9 17 (2.99%) CCNP
10 15 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (1.76%) A+ Certification
12 9 (1.58%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.23%) MCTS
13 7 (1.23%) Security Cleared
14 5 (0.88%) CCA
14 5 (0.88%) CISSP
14 5 (0.88%) RHCE
14 5 (0.88%) CCIE
15 4 (0.70%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.92%) SLA
2 24 (4.22%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.05%) QA
4 4 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.35%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 259 (45.52%) Active Directory
2 234 (41.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (14.59%) vSphere
4 82 (14.41%) VMware ESX
5 75 (13.18%) Hyper-V
6 44 (7.73%) XenApp
7 29 (5.10%) XenDesktop
8 27 (4.75%) NFS
9 18 (3.16%) Oracle RAC
10 17 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (1.93%) XenServer
12 10 (1.76%) UAG
13 9 (1.58%) ISA Server
14 8 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (1.05%) Samba
15 6 (1.05%) VMware Server
16 5 (0.88%) Sendmail
16 5 (0.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 4 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 61 (10.72%) SCCM
2 52 (9.14%) SCOM
3 50 (8.79%) NetBackup
4 21 (3.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 18 (3.16%) Data Guard
6 15 (2.64%) Puppet
7 13 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (2.11%) WSUS
9 10 (1.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 9 (1.58%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (1.58%) Nagios
11 8 (1.41%) Backup Exec
12 7 (1.23%) OpenView
13 6 (1.05%) SCOrch
13 6 (1.05%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.70%) CFEngine
14 4 (0.70%) Legato
14 4 (0.70%) Control-M
14 4 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
15 3 (0.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 352 (61.86%) VMware
2 192 (33.74%) Microsoft
3 153 (26.89%) Cisco
4 152 (26.71%) Citrix
5 130 (22.85%) HP
6 116 (20.39%) NetApp
7 115 (20.21%) EMC
8 73 (12.83%) Oracle
9 65 (11.42%) Symantec
10 56 (9.84%) IBM
11 50 (8.79%) Red Hat
12 29 (5.10%) Dell
13 23 (4.04%) Juniper
13 23 (4.04%) Veritas
14 19 (3.34%) MobileIron
15 15 (2.64%) IronPort
16 14 (2.46%) CheckPoint
17 13 (2.28%) Brocade
17 13 (2.28%) Hitachi
17 13 (2.28%) SolarWinds
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £££ On Experience + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits (including bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago