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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 100 138 92
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -46
Permanent jobs citing SAN 304 237 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.55% 1.96% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.29% 12.60% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 269 204 345
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1988 1881 2174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.68% 15.53% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1676 1666 1944
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 20 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 20 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.

1 419 (70.42%) Windows
2 380 (63.87%) VMware
3 266 (44.71%) Active Directory
4 250 (42.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 225 (37.82%) Finance
6 214 (35.97%) Microsoft
7 179 (30.08%) Linux
8 172 (28.91%) MS Exchange
9 168 (28.24%) Cisco
10 163 (27.39%) Citrix
11 152 (25.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 140 (23.53%) ITIL
13 139 (23.36%) DNS
14 137 (23.03%) NetApp
15 132 (22.18%) SQL Server
16 130 (21.85%) EMC
17 129 (21.68%) HP
18 127 (21.34%) Windows Server 2003
19 121 (20.34%) NAS
20 115 (19.33%) Banking
20 115 (19.33%) LAN
21 114 (19.16%) Clustering
22 113 (18.99%) Firewall
23 108 (18.15%) WAN
24 107 (17.98%) Windows Server 2012
25 106 (17.82%) SQL
26 99 (16.64%) MS Excel
26 99 (16.64%) Microsoft Certification
26 99 (16.64%) Exchange Server 2010
27 89 (14.96%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 20 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
1 172 (28.91%) MS Exchange
2 99 (16.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 71 (11.93%) IIS
4 48 (8.07%) SharePoint
5 41 (6.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 35 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 33 (5.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 26 (4.37%) Lync
9 23 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 15 (2.52%) WebLogic
10 15 (2.52%) Apache
11 12 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (1.85%) Tomcat
13 10 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (1.18%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.50%) WorkSite
15 3 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
16 2 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 99 (16.64%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.70%) MS Office
3 7 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.67%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 4 (0.67%) RiskWrite
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.17%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.37%) Office 365
2 12 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.84%) IaaS
4 2 (0.34%) SaaS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) Joyent
5 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 139 (23.36%) DNS
2 121 (20.34%) NAS
3 115 (19.33%) LAN
4 113 (18.99%) Firewall
5 108 (18.15%) WAN
6 79 (13.28%) TCP/IP
7 66 (11.09%) DHCP
8 55 (9.24%) Internet
9 45 (7.56%) VPN
10 38 (6.39%) VLAN
11 29 (4.87%) iSCSI
12 28 (4.71%) VoIP
13 26 (4.37%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (4.03%) SMTP
15 22 (3.70%) SSL
16 20 (3.36%) FTP
16 20 (3.36%) HTTP
17 17 (2.86%) LDAP
17 17 (2.86%) Network Security
18 16 (2.69%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (22.18%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (4.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (4.54%) Oracle Database
5 19 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (3.03%) MySQL
7 17 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.86%) RDBMS
8 16 (2.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
10 14 (2.35%) DB2
11 9 (1.51%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (1.01%) Redis
12 6 (1.01%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.84%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.84%) MariaDB
14 4 (0.67%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.50%) OLTP
15 3 (0.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (1.68%) Subversion
2 7 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.50%) Maven
4 3 (0.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.50%) YourKit
5 2 (0.34%) JIRA
5 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 225 (37.82%) Finance
2 115 (19.33%) Banking
3 47 (7.90%) Law
4 30 (5.04%) Investment Banking
4 30 (5.04%) International Banking
5 29 (4.87%) Advertising
6 27 (4.54%) Telecoms
7 18 (3.03%) Back Office
8 14 (2.35%) Manufacturing
9 13 (2.18%) Legal
10 9 (1.51%) Marketing
11 7 (1.18%) Electronics
12 6 (1.01%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.01%) Cantonese Language
12 6 (1.01%) Retail
13 2 (0.34%) Publishing
13 2 (0.34%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Front Office
14 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (12.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 72 (12.10%) Architect
3 67 (11.26%) Administrator
4 65 (10.92%) Analyst
5 53 (8.91%) Infrastructure Architect
6 36 (6.05%) Support Engineer
6 36 (6.05%) Infrastructure Manager
7 32 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
8 31 (5.21%) Server Engineer
9 29 (4.87%) Storage Engineer
10 27 (4.54%) 3rd Line Support
11 26 (4.37%) DBA
12 25 (4.20%) Team Leader
13 24 (4.03%) Network Engineer
14 23 (3.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 22 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 19 (3.19%) Oracle DBA
17 18 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
17 18 (3.03%) Project Manager
18 17 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.04%) Middleware
2 20 (3.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (2.02%) Web Services
4 6 (1.01%) Application Packaging
5 5 (0.84%) MSMQ
5 5 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (0.67%) YAML
7 3 (0.50%) Spring Integration
7 3 (0.50%) SAML
7 3 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.50%) HTML
7 3 (0.50%) .NET
7 3 (0.50%) CSS
7 3 (0.50%) Struts
7 3 (0.50%) Spring MVC
7 3 (0.50%) jQuery
7 3 (0.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (0.50%) Lucene
7 3 (0.50%) Spring
8 2 (0.34%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 114 (19.16%) Clustering
2 42 (7.06%) Blackberry
3 39 (6.55%) Replication
4 29 (4.87%) Enterprise Storage
5 23 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.19%) CLARiiON
7 17 (2.86%) Client/Server
8 13 (2.18%) iPad
9 12 (2.02%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (2.02%) Derivative
10 9 (1.51%) Hedge funds
10 9 (1.51%) EqualLogic
11 8 (1.34%) Celerra
12 7 (1.18%) DTV
13 6 (1.01%) Open Source
13 6 (1.01%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
15 4 (0.67%) Firmware
15 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 419 (70.42%) Windows
2 179 (30.08%) Linux
3 152 (25.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 127 (21.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 107 (17.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (13.11%) UNIX
7 54 (9.08%) Solaris
8 43 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (6.39%) AIX
10 31 (5.21%) Windows 7
11 16 (2.69%) Apple iOS
11 16 (2.69%) Windows Mobile
11 16 (2.69%) Android
12 15 (2.52%) Windows XP
12 15 (2.52%) CentOS
13 11 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (1.51%) Windows 8
14 9 (1.51%) Mac OS X
15 8 (1.34%) Mac OS
16 6 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (23.53%) ITIL
2 62 (10.42%) Project Management
3 52 (8.74%) Load Balancing
4 50 (8.40%) PRINCE2
5 46 (7.73%) Migration
6 42 (7.06%) Service Management
7 27 (4.54%) Change Management
8 26 (4.37%) Programme Management
9 21 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 21 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (3.19%) MOF
11 17 (2.86%) Asset Management
12 16 (2.69%) Problem Management
13 15 (2.52%) Configuration Management
13 15 (2.52%) SOA
14 14 (2.35%) Service Delivery
15 13 (2.18%) E-Commerce
15 13 (2.18%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 106 (17.82%) SQL
2 33 (5.55%) PowerShell
3 21 (3.53%) Perl
4 17 (2.86%) Python
5 14 (2.35%) Java
6 12 (2.02%) Shell Script
7 10 (1.68%) Ruby
8 8 (1.34%) C
9 7 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.01%) VBScript
10 6 (1.01%) VB
10 6 (1.01%) VBA
11 4 (0.67%) Bourne shell
11 4 (0.67%) PHP
11 4 (0.67%) C++
12 3 (0.50%) C#
12 3 (0.50%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.50%) Korn
13 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (16.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (14.12%) MCSE
3 44 (7.39%) MCITP
4 42 (7.06%) MCSA
5 41 (6.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 40 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (5.38%) Degree
8 27 (4.54%) CCNA
9 21 (3.53%) MCP
10 19 (3.19%) CCNP
11 14 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (1.85%) A+ Certification
13 10 (1.68%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (1.34%) Security Cleared
15 7 (1.18%) MCTS
16 6 (1.01%) CCA
16 6 (1.01%) CCIE
17 5 (0.84%) CISSP
18 4 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
18 4 (0.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.87%) SLA
2 23 (3.87%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.18%) QA
5 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 266 (44.71%) Active Directory
2 250 (42.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (14.96%) vSphere
4 86 (14.45%) VMware ESX
5 82 (13.78%) Hyper-V
6 48 (8.07%) XenApp
7 32 (5.38%) XenDesktop
8 26 (4.37%) NFS
9 19 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
10 18 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (2.02%) XenServer
12 10 (1.68%) ISA Server
13 9 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (1.51%) UAG
14 8 (1.34%) VMware Server
14 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (1.01%) Samba
16 5 (0.84%) Sendmail
16 5 (0.84%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 4 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 61 (10.25%) SCCM
2 49 (8.24%) SCOM
2 49 (8.24%) NetBackup
3 22 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 19 (3.19%) Data Guard
5 13 (2.18%) WSUS
5 13 (2.18%) Puppet
6 12 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 11 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
8 9 (1.51%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.34%) Tivoli
9 8 (1.34%) Nagios
10 7 (1.18%) OpenView
11 6 (1.01%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.67%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.67%) Control-M
12 4 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.50%) Legato
13 3 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 380 (63.87%) VMware
2 214 (35.97%) Microsoft
3 168 (28.24%) Cisco
4 163 (27.39%) Citrix
5 137 (23.03%) NetApp
6 130 (21.85%) EMC
7 129 (21.68%) HP
8 73 (12.27%) Oracle
9 67 (11.26%) Symantec
10 59 (9.92%) IBM
11 46 (7.73%) Red Hat
12 33 (5.55%) Dell
13 29 (4.87%) Juniper
14 23 (3.87%) Veritas
15 20 (3.36%) Brocade
15 20 (3.36%) MobileIron
16 18 (3.03%) IronPort
17 17 (2.86%) Mitel
18 16 (2.69%) SolarWinds
19 14 (2.35%) RightFax
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + + Car
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent package and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago