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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 172 101 124
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 94 286 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.34% 2.69% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.45% 14.55% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 80 243 271
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £71,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
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
1113 1966 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.82% 18.51% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1651 1635
Average salary £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016, 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.

1 141 (77.90%) VMware
2 125 (69.06%) Windows
3 94 (51.93%) Active Directory
4 88 (48.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 87 (48.07%) Microsoft
6 80 (44.20%) Windows Server
7 60 (33.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 59 (32.60%) Cisco
8 59 (32.60%) Linux
9 57 (31.49%) LAN
10 54 (29.83%) SQL Server
11 52 (28.73%) Firewall
12 51 (28.18%) Finance
13 49 (27.07%) ITIL
14 48 (26.52%) WAN
14 48 (26.52%) Citrix
15 46 (25.41%) MS Exchange
16 45 (24.86%) Windows Server 2012
17 40 (22.10%) HP
18 39 (21.55%) Microsoft Certification
19 37 (20.44%) DNS
20 34 (18.78%) NAS
21 32 (17.68%) vSphere
22 31 (17.13%) NetApp
22 31 (17.13%) Data Centre
23 30 (16.57%) Change Management
24 28 (15.47%) MS Excel
25 27 (14.92%) MS Office
25 27 (14.92%) SQL
25 27 (14.92%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 46 (25.41%) MS Exchange
2 24 (13.26%) IIS
3 20 (11.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (9.39%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (4.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.87%) Apache
8 6 (3.31%) Commerce Server
9 5 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.76%) IBM Notes
10 4 (2.21%) Skype for Business
11 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.10%) Drupal
11 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.10%) JBoss
11 2 (1.10%) nginx
11 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (15.47%) MS Excel
2 27 (14.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.42%) Office 365
4 3 (1.66%) IaaS
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.10%) PaaS
6 1 (0.55%) GitHub
6 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (31.49%) LAN
2 52 (28.73%) Firewall
3 48 (26.52%) WAN
4 37 (20.44%) DNS
5 34 (18.78%) NAS
6 23 (12.71%) VLAN
7 22 (12.15%) VPN
8 21 (11.60%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (11.60%) SSL
9 20 (11.05%) TCP/IP
10 19 (10.50%) DHCP
11 14 (7.73%) DMZ
11 14 (7.73%) iSCSI
11 14 (7.73%) WLAN
12 13 (7.18%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (4.97%) Network Security
13 9 (4.97%) VoIP
14 7 (3.87%) Multicast
15 6 (3.31%) MPLS
16 5 (2.76%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (29.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (10.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.18%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.31%) MySQL
6 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.21%) Data Mart
8 4 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.21%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.21%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.66%) GIS
10 2 (1.10%) Big Data
10 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.10%) Ant
2 2 (1.10%) GCC
2 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.10%) Subversion
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (28.18%) Finance
2 27 (14.92%) Banking
3 14 (7.73%) Advertising
4 7 (3.87%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.21%) Back Office
5 4 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.66%) Marketing
6 3 (1.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Publishing
7 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (17.68%) Analyst
2 27 (14.92%) Administrator
3 22 (12.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (10.50%) Consultant
5 18 (9.94%) Support Analyst
6 17 (9.39%) Architect
7 16 (8.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) VMware Engineer
8 15 (8.29%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (7.73%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (7.18%) Support Engineer
11 12 (6.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 12 (6.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 11 (6.08%) Desktop Support
12 11 (6.08%) Operations Engineer
13 10 (5.52%) Infrastructure Support
13 10 (5.52%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (4.97%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (4.97%) Server Engineer
15 8 (4.42%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.87%) .NET
2 4 (2.21%) LAMP
2 4 (2.21%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (1.66%) Middleware
3 3 (1.66%) XML
4 2 (1.10%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.10%) JSON
4 2 (1.10%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (1.10%) Web Services
5 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.55%) CSS
5 1 (0.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.55%) jQuery
5 1 (0.55%) Kafka
5 1 (0.55%) Lucene
5 1 (0.55%) REST
5 1 (0.55%) Spring
5 1 (0.55%) Spring Integration
5 1 (0.55%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.55%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.13%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.05%) Replication
3 14 (7.73%) Clustering
4 12 (6.63%) Fat Client
4 12 (6.63%) Thin Client
5 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.87%) Data Integration
6 6 (3.31%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.76%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.76%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.21%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.21%) EMC VNX
8 4 (2.21%) HP StoreVirtual
8 4 (2.21%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.66%) PKI
9 3 (1.66%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.10%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 125 (69.06%) Windows
2 80 (44.20%) Windows Server
3 60 (33.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (32.60%) Linux
5 45 (24.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (10.50%) Windows 7
7 17 (9.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (9.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (7.73%) Unix
9 9 (4.97%) Solaris
10 7 (3.87%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.76%) VMS
12 4 (2.21%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.10%) CentOS
13 2 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.55%) SUSE
14 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.07%) ITIL
2 30 (16.57%) Change Management
3 23 (12.71%) Migration
3 23 (12.71%) Service Management
4 17 (9.39%) Patch Management
5 16 (8.84%) Load Balancing
5 16 (8.84%) Service Delivery
6 15 (8.29%) ITIL V3
6 15 (8.29%) Problem Management
7 14 (7.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (6.63%) ITSM
9 11 (6.08%) High Availability
10 10 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.97%) Presales
11 9 (4.97%) Programme Management
12 8 (4.42%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (4.42%) Wealth Management
13 7 (3.87%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (3.87%) Configuration Management
13 7 (3.87%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.92%) SQL
2 24 (13.26%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.42%) Java
4 7 (3.87%) Bash Shell
4 7 (3.87%) Perl
4 7 (3.87%) PHP
5 5 (2.76%) C
5 5 (2.76%) Python
5 5 (2.76%) VB
6 4 (2.21%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.66%) Ruby
8 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.10%) Korn
8 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.55%) C#
9 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (21.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (13.81%) MCSA
2 25 (13.81%) MCSE
3 21 (11.60%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (9.39%) CCNA
5 16 (8.84%) MCP
6 7 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.31%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (3.31%) Degree
8 5 (2.76%) CCA
8 5 (2.76%) RHCE
9 4 (2.21%) CCNP
9 4 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.66%) CCEE
11 2 (1.10%) RHCT
11 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.55%) NCDA
12 1 (0.55%) NCIE
12 1 (0.55%) VCAP
12 1 (0.55%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) COBIT
1 5 (2.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 94 (51.93%) Active Directory
2 88 (48.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (17.68%) vSphere
4 25 (13.81%) VMware ESX
5 24 (13.26%) Hyper-V
6 22 (12.15%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (10.50%) XenDesktop
8 18 (9.94%) XenServer
9 14 (7.73%) XenApp
10 7 (3.87%) NFS
11 5 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (2.76%) Xen
12 3 (1.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.66%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (1.10%) GPFS
13 2 (1.10%) Varnish
13 2 (1.10%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.55%) KVM
14 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (5.52%) Puppet
2 8 (4.42%) SCCM
3 6 (3.31%) NetBackup
3 6 (3.31%) WSUS
4 5 (2.76%) SCOM
4 5 (2.76%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.21%) Data Guard
5 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.21%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.66%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.66%) vMotion
7 2 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.10%) Nagios
7 2 (1.10%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.10%) SCSM
7 2 (1.10%) SELinux
7 2 (1.10%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 141 (77.90%) VMware
2 87 (48.07%) Microsoft
3 59 (32.60%) Cisco
4 48 (26.52%) Citrix
5 40 (22.10%) HP
6 31 (17.13%) NetApp
7 24 (13.26%) Oracle
8 22 (12.15%) EMC
9 20 (11.05%) Dell
10 18 (9.94%) Red Hat
11 17 (9.39%) Extreme Networks
11 17 (9.39%) Juniper
12 16 (8.84%) Brocade
13 15 (8.29%) Veeam
14 11 (6.08%) 3PAR
15 8 (4.42%) IBM
15 8 (4.42%) Veritas
16 7 (3.87%) Symantec
17 6 (3.31%) Nimble Storage
18 5 (2.76%) CheckPoint
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