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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 115 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 303 299 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.38% 2.51% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.33% 13.03% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 276 271 356
Average salary £51,750 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.48% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1977 2295 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.50% 19.24% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 2058 2001
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 16 April 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 16 April 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.

1 373 (67.70%) Windows
2 361 (65.52%) VMware
3 255 (46.28%) Active Directory
4 239 (43.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 195 (35.39%) Finance
6 185 (33.58%) Linux
7 182 (33.03%) Microsoft
8 161 (29.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 161 (29.22%) NAS
9 160 (29.04%) MS Exchange
10 157 (28.49%) DNS
11 146 (26.50%) ITIL
12 138 (25.05%) HP
13 135 (24.50%) Citrix
14 127 (23.05%) Cisco
14 127 (23.05%) SQL Server
15 124 (22.50%) UNIX
16 120 (21.78%) SQL
17 110 (19.96%) EMC
17 110 (19.96%) Windows Server 2003
18 109 (19.78%) MS Excel
19 108 (19.60%) TCP/IP
20 106 (19.24%) vSphere
21 101 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2010
22 100 (18.15%) Clustering
23 97 (17.60%) Firewall
24 91 (16.52%) Windows Server 2012
25 86 (15.61%) NetApp
26 82 (14.88%) WAN
27 81 (14.70%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 160 (29.04%) MS Exchange
2 101 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (13.97%) IIS
4 55 (9.98%) SharePoint
5 48 (8.71%) Apache
6 44 (7.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 33 (5.99%) Tomcat
8 24 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 23 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 20 (3.63%) Lync
11 16 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (1.63%) WebSphere
15 6 (1.09%) WorkSite
15 6 (1.09%) WebLogic
15 6 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2000
17 3 (0.54%) Confluence
17 3 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 109 (19.78%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.72%) MS Office
3 7 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.73%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 4 (0.73%) RiskWrite
3 4 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.18%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.63%) Office 365
2 13 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.45%) IaaS
5 7 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.09%) SaaS
7 4 (0.73%) PaaS
8 2 (0.36%) Joyent
9 1 (0.18%) GitHub
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 161 (29.22%) NAS
2 157 (28.49%) DNS
3 108 (19.60%) TCP/IP
4 97 (17.60%) Firewall
5 82 (14.88%) WAN
6 81 (14.70%) DHCP
7 74 (13.43%) LAN
8 61 (11.07%) VPN
9 41 (7.44%) Internet
10 28 (5.08%) VoIP
11 27 (4.90%) HTTP
12 26 (4.72%) SMTP
13 23 (4.17%) iSCSI
14 22 (3.99%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (3.81%) LDAP
16 20 (3.63%) SSL
17 19 (3.45%) VLAN
18 18 (3.27%) Kerberos
19 14 (2.54%) Ethernet
19 14 (2.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (23.05%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.53%) Oracle Database
3 29 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (4.72%) MySQL
5 16 (2.90%) RDBMS
5 16 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.18%) Oracle Exadata
8 12 (2.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (2.00%) Redis
10 10 (1.81%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (1.63%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.63%) MariaDB
12 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 12 (2.18%) Subversion
2 8 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.91%) JIRA
4 4 (0.73%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.18%) MSI
7 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.18%) FishEye
General
1 195 (35.39%) Finance
2 79 (14.34%) Banking
3 49 (8.89%) Law
4 24 (4.36%) Advertising
4 24 (4.36%) Investment Banking
5 22 (3.99%) Legal
6 16 (2.90%) International Banking
7 14 (2.54%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.63%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.45%) Marketing
10 7 (1.27%) Back Office
11 6 (1.09%) Cantonese Language
12 5 (0.91%) Retail
13 4 (0.73%) Electronics
14 3 (0.54%) Billing
14 3 (0.54%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.36%) Front Office
16 1 (0.18%) Publishing
16 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (14.70%) Administrator
2 63 (11.43%) Analyst
3 60 (10.89%) Architect
4 49 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
5 45 (8.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 42 (7.62%) Infrastructure Architect
7 36 (6.53%) Consultant
7 36 (6.53%) Support Engineer
8 31 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
9 26 (4.72%) Linux Administrator
9 26 (4.72%) DBA
10 23 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 23 (4.17%) Support Analyst
10 23 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
10 23 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 20 (3.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 18 (3.27%) Systems Support
13 16 (2.90%) Technical Architect
13 16 (2.90%) Network Engineer
13 16 (2.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.09%) Middleware
2 14 (2.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (1.81%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (1.81%) SAML
4 9 (1.63%) X-Windows
4 9 (1.63%) MSMQ
5 8 (1.45%) Web Services
5 8 (1.45%) XML
5 8 (1.45%) .NET
6 7 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (1.27%) Application Packaging
7 6 (1.09%) J2EE
8 3 (0.54%) LAMP
9 2 (0.36%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.36%) YAML
10 1 (0.18%) REST
10 1 (0.18%) Memcached
10 1 (0.18%) JSON
10 1 (0.18%) MDX
10 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 100 (18.15%) Clustering
2 48 (8.71%) Blackberry
3 37 (6.72%) Replication
4 34 (6.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 30 (5.44%) Management Information System
6 20 (3.63%) Client/Server
7 14 (2.54%) CLARiiON
8 11 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.00%) Open Source
9 10 (1.81%) Firmware
10 8 (1.45%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.27%) iPad
12 6 (1.09%) iSeries
13 5 (0.91%) Celerra
14 4 (0.73%) DTV
15 3 (0.54%) Symmetrix
15 3 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
15 3 (0.54%) Symmetrix DMX
15 3 (0.54%) EqualLogic
15 3 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 373 (67.70%) Windows
2 185 (33.58%) Linux
3 161 (29.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 124 (22.50%) UNIX
5 110 (19.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 91 (16.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (10.71%) Windows 7
8 58 (10.53%) Solaris
9 56 (10.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (6.72%) Windows XP
11 26 (4.72%) CentOS
12 23 (4.17%) Windows Vista
13 21 (3.81%) AIX
14 19 (3.45%) Windows 8
15 14 (2.54%) Windows 2000 Server
16 11 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
17 9 (1.63%) Mac OS X
18 7 (1.27%) Windows 2000
18 7 (1.27%) Android
18 7 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (26.50%) ITIL
2 62 (11.25%) Load Balancing
3 51 (9.26%) Service Management
4 48 (8.71%) Project Management
5 47 (8.53%) PRINCE2
6 35 (6.35%) Configuration Management
7 32 (5.81%) Problem Management
8 31 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 31 (5.63%) Migration
9 22 (3.99%) Capacity Planning
10 18 (3.27%) Change Management
11 16 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (2.90%) High Availability
12 15 (2.72%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (2.72%) Network Monitoring
12 15 (2.72%) E-Commerce
13 14 (2.54%) Service Delivery
13 14 (2.54%) Process Improvement
13 14 (2.54%) Change Control
13 14 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 120 (21.78%) SQL
2 57 (10.34%) Perl
3 50 (9.07%) PowerShell
4 30 (5.44%) Bash Shell
5 29 (5.26%) Python
6 28 (5.08%) C
7 24 (4.36%) Java
7 24 (4.36%) Ruby
8 22 (3.99%) VBScript
9 18 (3.27%) PHP
10 10 (1.81%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.27%) VBA
11 7 (1.27%) AWK
11 7 (1.27%) sed
12 4 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.73%) VB
12 4 (0.73%) C#
13 2 (0.36%) C++
13 2 (0.36%) COBOL
14 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 75 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (11.62%) MCSE
3 36 (6.53%) MCITP
4 34 (6.17%) MCSA
5 30 (5.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 30 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (4.54%) CCNA
7 20 (3.63%) Degree
8 15 (2.72%) MCP
9 14 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (2.54%) Security Cleared
10 12 (2.18%) RHCE
10 12 (2.18%) CCNP
11 11 (2.00%) MCTS
12 9 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.45%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.09%) CCA
16 5 (0.91%) CCEA
17 4 (0.73%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.63%) SLA
2 16 (2.90%) ISO 9001
3 12 (2.18%) QA
4 5 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 255 (46.28%) Active Directory
2 239 (43.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (19.24%) vSphere
4 68 (12.34%) VMware ESX
5 55 (9.98%) Hyper-V
6 43 (7.80%) XenApp
7 28 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (4.72%) NFS
9 20 (3.63%) XenDesktop
10 18 (3.27%) UAG
11 17 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (2.18%) Samba
13 11 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 11 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
14 10 (1.81%) VMware Server
15 7 (1.27%) Xen
15 7 (1.27%) Sendmail
16 6 (1.09%) ISA Server
16 6 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
17 5 (0.91%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (9.26%) SCOM
2 42 (7.62%) SCCM
3 40 (7.26%) NetBackup
4 38 (6.90%) Puppet
5 18 (3.27%) Nagios
6 17 (3.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 16 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (2.54%) WSUS
9 12 (2.18%) Backup Exec
10 11 (2.00%) Data Guard
11 9 (1.63%) HP Data Protector
11 9 (1.63%) Tivoli
12 6 (1.09%) YUM
13 5 (0.91%) CFEngine
14 4 (0.73%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 4 (0.73%) BMC PATROL
15 3 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 3 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
15 3 (0.54%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 361 (65.52%) VMware
2 182 (33.03%) Microsoft
3 138 (25.05%) HP
4 135 (24.50%) Citrix
5 127 (23.05%) Cisco
6 110 (19.96%) EMC
7 86 (15.61%) NetApp
8 63 (11.43%) Red Hat
9 62 (11.25%) Oracle
10 60 (10.89%) Symantec
11 49 (8.89%) IBM
12 24 (4.36%) Hitachi
13 22 (3.99%) CheckPoint
13 22 (3.99%) SolarWinds
14 18 (3.27%) Veritas
15 16 (2.90%) Juniper
16 15 (2.72%) JBoss
17 14 (2.54%) F5
18 13 (2.36%) Sun
19 12 (2.18%) Dell
City, London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus, high% Pension scheme
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare and Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £27,700 to £35,000 depending on experience, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago