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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 99 114 86
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Permanent jobs citing SAN 267 248 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.60% 2.36% 3.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.93% 15.00% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 223 224 321
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £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
1788 1653 2338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.40% 15.70% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1422 2057
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,700 £72,400
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 23 January 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 23 January 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.

1 424 (73.48%) Windows
2 423 (73.31%) VMware
3 293 (50.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 268 (46.45%) Active Directory
5 265 (45.93%) Microsoft
6 213 (36.92%) Finance
7 208 (36.05%) Cisco
8 194 (33.62%) Citrix
9 181 (31.37%) MS Exchange
10 178 (30.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 161 (27.90%) HP
12 156 (27.04%) Linux
13 155 (26.86%) Firewall
14 148 (25.65%) DNS
15 138 (23.92%) SQL Server
16 121 (20.97%) NetApp
17 120 (20.80%) EMC
18 115 (19.93%) WAN
18 115 (19.93%) Exchange Server 2010
19 111 (19.24%) MS Excel
20 108 (18.72%) SQL
20 108 (18.72%) Windows Server 2003
21 106 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
22 102 (17.68%) DHCP
23 101 (17.50%) LAN
24 100 (17.33%) ITIL
25 96 (16.64%) Windows Server 2012
26 94 (16.29%) vSphere
27 92 (15.94%) NAS
28 89 (15.42%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 181 (31.37%) MS Exchange
2 115 (19.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (11.79%) SharePoint
4 52 (9.01%) IIS
5 39 (6.76%) Lync
6 37 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 35 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 29 (5.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 26 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (3.99%) Apache
11 21 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (2.08%) Tomcat
13 7 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.69%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.52%) nginx
16 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
17 2 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 111 (19.24%) MS Excel
2 47 (8.15%) MS Office
3 13 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.91%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.81%) Office 365
2 16 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.87%) IaaS
4 3 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.35%) SaaS
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (26.86%) Firewall
2 148 (25.65%) DNS
3 115 (19.93%) WAN
4 102 (17.68%) DHCP
5 101 (17.50%) LAN
6 92 (15.94%) NAS
7 89 (15.42%) TCP/IP
8 68 (11.79%) VPN
9 57 (9.88%) iSCSI
10 56 (9.71%) Fibre Channel
11 51 (8.84%) Wireless
12 42 (7.28%) NetScaler
13 39 (6.76%) VLAN
14 34 (5.89%) Cisco ASA
15 33 (5.72%) MPLS
15 33 (5.72%) Network Security
16 31 (5.37%) Internet
16 31 (5.37%) VoIP
17 30 (5.20%) BGP
18 25 (4.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (23.92%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.85%) DB2
3 28 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.21%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.35%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.35%) OLAP
11 2 (0.35%) MySQL
11 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (2.08%) Subversion
2 11 (1.91%) JIRA
3 5 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 213 (36.92%) Finance
2 53 (9.19%) Banking
3 45 (7.80%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.33%) Advertising
5 21 (3.64%) Law
6 13 (2.25%) Legal
7 10 (1.73%) Retail
8 9 (1.56%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.56%) International Banking
9 5 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.87%) Electronics
9 5 (0.87%) Back Office
9 5 (0.87%) Marketing
10 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.35%) Local Government
11 2 (0.35%) Front Office
12 1 (0.17%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 72 (12.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 65 (11.27%) Administrator
3 60 (10.40%) Analyst
4 53 (9.19%) Support Engineer
5 43 (7.45%) Team Leader
5 43 (7.45%) Consultant
6 40 (6.93%) Storage Engineer
7 38 (6.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 38 (6.59%) Architect
8 36 (6.24%) Systems Engineer
9 34 (5.89%) Network Engineer
10 33 (5.72%) Systems Administrator
11 31 (5.37%) Server Engineer
12 22 (3.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (3.12%) Infrastructure Architect
14 17 (2.95%) 3rd Line Support
14 17 (2.95%) Technical Team Leader
14 17 (2.95%) Storage Administrator
15 16 (2.77%) Storage Specialist
16 14 (2.43%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.08%) Web Services
2 11 (1.91%) Middleware
3 7 (1.21%) .NET
4 4 (0.69%) HTML
5 3 (0.52%) SAML
5 3 (0.52%) CGI
5 3 (0.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.17%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.17%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.17%) LAMP
7 1 (0.17%) WSH
7 1 (0.17%) XML
7 1 (0.17%) XSLT
7 1 (0.17%) JSON
7 1 (0.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.08%) Clustering
2 70 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (7.11%) Replication
4 33 (5.72%) Blackberry
5 16 (2.77%) EqualLogic
6 15 (2.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 14 (2.43%) CMDB
8 12 (2.08%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.91%) GIS
9 11 (1.91%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.73%) Robotics
11 9 (1.56%) PKI
12 7 (1.21%) Computer Science
13 6 (1.04%) FlexPod
13 6 (1.04%) CLARiiON
14 5 (0.87%) DTV
15 4 (0.69%) Hedge funds
16 3 (0.52%) Thin Client
16 3 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 3 (0.52%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 424 (73.48%) Windows
2 178 (30.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 156 (27.04%) Linux
4 108 (18.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 96 (16.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (11.79%) UNIX
7 59 (10.23%) Solaris
8 45 (7.80%) AIX
9 41 (7.11%) Windows XP
10 40 (6.93%) Windows 7
11 38 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (3.12%) Windows 8
13 15 (2.60%) Windows Vista
14 10 (1.73%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.56%) CentOS
16 8 (1.39%) Android
17 7 (1.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.69%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
19 3 (0.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (17.33%) ITIL
2 76 (13.17%) Project Management
3 49 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
4 44 (7.63%) Load Balancing
5 40 (6.93%) Programme Management
6 39 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 35 (6.07%) Migration
8 29 (5.03%) Capacity Planning
9 24 (4.16%) Change Management
10 19 (3.29%) Network Management
11 18 (3.12%) E-Commerce
11 18 (3.12%) Service Delivery
12 17 (2.95%) Service Management
13 16 (2.77%) Information Security
13 16 (2.77%) Configuration Management
13 16 (2.77%) Kalman Filter
14 15 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (2.43%) Time Management
15 14 (2.43%) Mentoring
15 14 (2.43%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (18.72%) SQL
2 43 (7.45%) PowerShell
3 27 (4.68%) Perl
4 23 (3.99%) Bash Shell
5 14 (2.43%) VB
6 12 (2.08%) Python
7 10 (1.73%) VBScript
8 9 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.21%) Java
10 4 (0.69%) PHP
10 4 (0.69%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.69%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.52%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.52%) C
11 3 (0.52%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.52%) VBA
11 3 (0.52%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.35%) R
13 1 (0.17%) Ruby
13 1 (0.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 106 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (15.42%) Cisco Certification
3 84 (14.56%) MCSE
4 66 (11.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 60 (10.40%) Degree
6 52 (9.01%) CCNA
7 50 (8.67%) MCITP
8 44 (7.63%) MCSA
9 40 (6.93%) CCNP
10 34 (5.89%) Citrix Certification
11 28 (4.85%) CCA
12 17 (2.95%) CCIE
13 16 (2.77%) MCP
14 11 (1.91%) Security Cleared
15 10 (1.73%) SC Cleared
15 10 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (1.56%) NCDA
17 8 (1.39%) JNCIA
18 7 (1.21%) CCIA
19 6 (1.04%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.12%) SLA
2 17 (2.95%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.39%) QA
5 6 (1.04%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.52%) COBIT
7 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 293 (50.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 268 (46.45%) Active Directory
3 94 (16.29%) vSphere
4 85 (14.73%) Hyper-V
5 81 (14.04%) XenApp
6 39 (6.76%) XenDesktop
7 34 (5.89%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (4.51%) VMware ESX
9 22 (3.81%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (3.29%) VMware Server
11 16 (2.77%) XenServer
12 14 (2.43%) NFS
13 12 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 12 (2.08%) Terminal Services
14 11 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
15 10 (1.73%) vCloud
15 10 (1.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 9 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 7 (1.21%) ISA Server
18 6 (1.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 47 (8.15%) SCCM
2 42 (7.28%) SCOM
3 23 (3.99%) NetBackup
4 22 (3.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 21 (3.64%) Backup Exec
6 19 (3.29%) Cisco Prime
6 19 (3.29%) Nagios
7 11 (1.91%) OpenView
7 11 (1.91%) WSUS
7 11 (1.91%) SCVMM
7 11 (1.91%) XenMobile
8 8 (1.39%) SCOrch
8 8 (1.39%) Puppet
9 7 (1.21%) Tivoli
9 7 (1.21%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.87%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (0.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.87%) SCSM
11 4 (0.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 423 (73.31%) VMware
2 265 (45.93%) Microsoft
3 208 (36.05%) Cisco
4 194 (33.62%) Citrix
5 161 (27.90%) HP
6 121 (20.97%) NetApp
7 120 (20.80%) EMC
8 68 (11.79%) Brocade
9 66 (11.44%) IBM
10 64 (11.09%) Oracle
11 54 (9.36%) Symantec
12 52 (9.01%) Juniper
12 52 (9.01%) Red Hat
13 44 (7.63%) Dell
14 34 (5.89%) SolarWinds
15 26 (4.51%) Veritas
16 24 (4.16%) Mitel
17 22 (3.81%) AppSense
18 19 (3.29%) 3PAR
18 19 (3.29%) Hitachi
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Bluetownonline
Salary: £23k - 26k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £4000 Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago