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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 137 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 188 283 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.81% 2.18% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.78% 13.90% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 159 254 239
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £67,500
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
1471 2036 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.20% 15.68% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1730 1874
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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.

1 352 (68.88%) Windows
2 315 (61.64%) VMware
3 225 (44.03%) Microsoft
4 203 (39.73%) Cisco
5 199 (38.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 196 (38.36%) Active Directory
7 166 (32.49%) HP
8 161 (31.51%) Finance
9 153 (29.94%) Linux
10 137 (26.81%) MS Exchange
11 135 (26.42%) Citrix
12 127 (24.85%) Firewall
13 121 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 107 (20.94%) NetApp
15 100 (19.57%) Data Centre
16 97 (18.98%) ITIL
17 91 (17.81%) DNS
18 90 (17.61%) SQL Server
18 90 (17.61%) Windows Server 2012
19 88 (17.22%) Hyper-V
20 85 (16.63%) WAN
20 85 (16.63%) Cisco Certification
21 84 (16.44%) NAS
22 81 (15.85%) MS Excel
23 79 (15.46%) Microsoft Certification
24 78 (15.26%) EMC
24 78 (15.26%) XenApp
25 76 (14.87%) SQL
26 74 (14.48%) Windows Server 2003
27 71 (13.89%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 137 (26.81%) MS Exchange
2 69 (13.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (12.92%) SharePoint
4 38 (7.44%) Apache
5 33 (6.46%) IIS
6 30 (5.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 29 (5.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 26 (5.09%) Lync
9 20 (3.91%) Tomcat
10 19 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 18 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
12 16 (3.13%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.37%) nginx
14 6 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.98%) GlassFish
15 5 (0.98%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 81 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.48%) MS Office
3 9 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (3.33%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.48%) Office 365
2 15 (2.94%) Mimecast
3 13 (2.54%) SaaS
4 10 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.59%) IaaS
8 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (24.85%) Firewall
2 91 (17.81%) DNS
3 85 (16.63%) WAN
4 84 (16.44%) NAS
5 67 (13.11%) Fibre Channel
6 59 (11.55%) DHCP
7 55 (10.76%) LAN
7 55 (10.76%) TCP/IP
8 49 (9.59%) iSCSI
9 48 (9.39%) VPN
10 34 (6.65%) VLAN
10 34 (6.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (5.68%) VoIP
12 24 (4.70%) NetScaler
13 21 (4.11%) FTP
14 17 (3.33%) Network Security
15 16 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (3.13%) Wireless
16 15 (2.94%) BGP
17 14 (2.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (2.15%) MySQL
7 8 (1.57%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.17%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.98%) Big Data
10 5 (0.98%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.78%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.59%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.59%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.59%) InfluxDB
13 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (4.11%) Subversion
2 16 (3.13%) JIRA
3 8 (1.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.20%) InstallShield
General
1 161 (31.51%) Finance
2 44 (8.61%) Banking
3 23 (4.50%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.91%) Legal
5 19 (3.72%) Advertising
6 17 (3.33%) Law
7 14 (2.74%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.57%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.17%) International Banking
10 5 (0.98%) Publishing
10 5 (0.98%) Marketing
10 5 (0.98%) Electronics
10 5 (0.98%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.78%) Front Office
12 2 (0.39%) Back Office
12 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (14.29%) Administrator
2 56 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 49 (9.59%) Analyst
4 46 (9.00%) Architect
5 42 (8.22%) Systems Administrator
6 34 (6.65%) Consultant
7 31 (6.07%) Infrastructure Architect
8 29 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
9 28 (5.48%) Support Engineer
9 28 (5.48%) Backup Specialist
10 27 (5.28%) Infrastructure Manager
11 24 (4.70%) Network Engineer
12 23 (4.50%) Team Leader
13 22 (4.31%) Storage Specialist
14 21 (4.11%) Senior Storage Specialist
15 20 (3.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 20 (3.91%) Support Analyst
16 16 (3.13%) Server Engineer
17 15 (2.94%) Technical Team Leader
18 14 (2.74%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.74%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (1.57%) .NET
3 5 (0.98%) Web Services
4 2 (0.39%) XML
4 2 (0.39%) CGI
4 2 (0.39%) SAML
4 2 (0.39%) COM
4 2 (0.39%) Middleware
4 2 (0.39%) LAMP
5 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.20%) JSON
5 1 (0.20%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.20%) OAuth
5 1 (0.20%) REST
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.20%) SOAP
5 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.20%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 51 (9.98%) Replication
3 48 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (7.05%) Clustering
5 34 (6.65%) Blackberry
6 23 (4.50%) Management Information System
7 21 (4.11%) Computer Science
7 21 (4.11%) CMDB
8 19 (3.72%) Enterprise Storage
9 16 (3.13%) FlexPod
10 14 (2.74%) EqualLogic
10 14 (2.74%) PKI
10 14 (2.74%) EMC VMAX
11 11 (2.15%) HP StoreVirtual
11 11 (2.15%) EMC VNX
11 11 (2.15%) CLARiiON
12 9 (1.76%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 7 (1.37%) Hedge funds
14 7 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 352 (68.88%) Windows
2 153 (29.94%) Linux
3 121 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 90 (17.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (14.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (8.41%) UNIX
7 42 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (5.09%) Windows 7
9 21 (4.11%) Windows XP
10 17 (3.33%) Debian
11 15 (2.94%) CentOS
12 14 (2.74%) Windows Vista
13 12 (2.35%) Solaris
14 11 (2.15%) SUSE
15 10 (1.96%) Apple iOS
16 9 (1.76%) Android
16 9 (1.76%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (1.57%) AIX
18 6 (1.17%) Fedora
18 6 (1.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (18.98%) ITIL
2 70 (13.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 47 (9.20%) Capacity Planning
4 40 (7.83%) Project Management
5 33 (6.46%) Configuration Management
6 30 (5.87%) Load Balancing
7 28 (5.48%) Data Protection
8 27 (5.28%) Business Continuity
8 27 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (4.11%) Change Management
10 20 (3.91%) Enterprise Architecture
11 19 (3.72%) PRINCE2
11 19 (3.72%) Information Security
11 19 (3.72%) People Management
12 18 (3.52%) Migration
12 18 (3.52%) Change Control
13 17 (3.33%) Service Delivery
14 15 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (2.74%) DevOps
15 14 (2.74%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 76 (14.87%) SQL
2 45 (8.81%) PowerShell
3 38 (7.44%) Bash Shell
4 28 (5.48%) Python
5 16 (3.13%) Perl
6 14 (2.74%) C
7 13 (2.54%) Java
8 12 (2.35%) VB
9 10 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.96%) Ruby
10 5 (0.98%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.78%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.59%) VBScript
12 3 (0.59%) PHP
13 2 (0.39%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.39%) Tcl
13 2 (0.39%) Korn
14 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (16.63%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (15.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (10.96%) CCNA
4 55 (10.76%) MCSE
5 51 (9.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 37 (7.24%) Degree
7 35 (6.85%) CCA
7 35 (6.85%) Citrix Certification
8 32 (6.26%) CCNP
9 20 (3.91%) Security Cleared
10 15 (2.94%) MCSA
11 13 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 13 (2.54%) SC Cleared
11 13 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.35%) MCITP
13 11 (2.15%) JNCIA
13 11 (2.15%) CCEA
13 11 (2.15%) CCIE
14 9 (1.76%) CCDP
15 8 (1.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.28%) SLA
2 15 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.35%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.76%) QA
5 2 (0.39%) COBIT
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 199 (38.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 196 (38.36%) Active Directory
3 88 (17.22%) Hyper-V
4 78 (15.26%) XenApp
5 66 (12.92%) vSphere
6 43 (8.41%) VMware ESX
7 33 (6.46%) XenDesktop
8 27 (5.28%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (4.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (3.72%) VMware Server
11 12 (2.35%) Squid
11 12 (2.35%) Terminal Services
11 12 (2.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 10 (1.96%) vCloud
13 9 (1.76%) XenServer
14 7 (1.37%) NFS
14 7 (1.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 6 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.98%) KVM
Systems Management
1 54 (10.57%) SCOM
2 53 (10.37%) SCCM
3 31 (6.07%) Nagios
4 19 (3.72%) OpenView
4 19 (3.72%) Puppet
5 17 (3.33%) NetBackup
6 16 (3.13%) Backup Exec
7 11 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 10 (1.96%) Tivoli
9 9 (1.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 8 (1.57%) WSUS
10 8 (1.57%) BMC Marimba
10 8 (1.57%) SCVMM
10 8 (1.57%) Cacti
10 8 (1.57%) SCOrch
10 8 (1.57%) Check_MK
10 8 (1.57%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (0.98%) Oracle ZFS
11 5 (0.98%) DatAdvantage
11 5 (0.98%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 315 (61.64%) VMware
2 225 (44.03%) Microsoft
3 203 (39.73%) Cisco
4 166 (32.49%) HP
5 135 (26.42%) Citrix
6 107 (20.94%) NetApp
7 78 (15.26%) EMC
8 71 (13.89%) Oracle
9 47 (9.20%) Symantec
10 42 (8.22%) Red Hat
10 42 (8.22%) 3PAR
11 41 (8.02%) Brocade
12 32 (6.26%) CommVault
13 31 (6.07%) Dell
14 29 (5.68%) Juniper
15 27 (5.28%) IBM
16 21 (4.11%) Remedy
17 20 (3.91%) Veeam
18 17 (3.33%) IronPort
19 16 (3.13%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
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Premier IT
Salary: £300 - £320 per annum
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I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
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TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + on call bonus + benefits
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