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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 168 100 135
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +35
Permanent jobs citing SAN 146 305 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.51% 2.60% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.92% 15.30% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 125 271 195
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
1337 1994 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.82% 17.00% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1676 1601
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 257 (71.39%) Windows
2 227 (63.06%) VMware
3 165 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 143 (39.72%) Active Directory
5 138 (38.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 136 (37.78%) Cisco
7 109 (30.28%) Finance
8 108 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 107 (29.72%) Linux
10 104 (28.89%) HP
11 97 (26.94%) Firewall
12 91 (25.28%) DNS
13 89 (24.72%) MS Exchange
14 82 (22.78%) Citrix
15 81 (22.50%) NetApp
16 77 (21.39%) Windows Server 2012
17 76 (21.11%) ITIL
18 73 (20.28%) Data Centre
19 70 (19.44%) NAS
20 68 (18.89%) DHCP
21 66 (18.33%) Hyper-V
22 64 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
23 63 (17.50%) TCP/IP
23 63 (17.50%) WAN
24 62 (17.22%) SQL
24 62 (17.22%) Microsoft Certification
25 59 (16.39%) EMC
26 58 (16.11%) Windows Server 2003
27 57 (15.83%) SQL Server
27 57 (15.83%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 89 (24.72%) MS Exchange
2 41 (11.39%) SharePoint
2 41 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (6.11%) Lync
4 21 (5.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (5.56%) IIS
5 20 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (4.72%) WebSphere
8 14 (3.89%) Apache
9 10 (2.78%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.39%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.83%) JBoss
14 2 (0.56%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.56%) Escenic
Applications
1 52 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 26 (7.22%) MS Office
3 6 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.39%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.33%) Office 365
2 16 (4.44%) Mimecast
3 12 (3.33%) SaaS
4 8 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.56%) IaaS
6 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
7 1 (0.28%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 97 (26.94%) Firewall
2 91 (25.28%) DNS
3 70 (19.44%) NAS
4 68 (18.89%) DHCP
5 63 (17.50%) WAN
5 63 (17.50%) TCP/IP
6 57 (15.83%) LAN
7 40 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
8 34 (9.44%) VLAN
9 30 (8.33%) iSCSI
10 27 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (6.67%) VPN
12 20 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (4.72%) VoIP
14 14 (3.89%) Internet
15 11 (3.06%) LDAP
15 11 (3.06%) NetScaler
16 8 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (2.22%) Unified Communications
16 8 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (2.22%) MySQL
4 7 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.67%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.39%) Big Data
6 5 (1.39%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.83%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (2.78%) Subversion
2 8 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.39%) JIRA
5 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.28%) MSI
6 1 (0.28%) InstallShield
General
1 109 (30.28%) Finance
2 31 (8.61%) Banking
3 26 (7.22%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.28%) Legal
5 14 (3.89%) Law
6 11 (3.06%) Marketing
7 10 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.50%) Publishing
9 6 (1.67%) International Banking
10 5 (1.39%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.11%) Advertising
11 4 (1.11%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.83%) Electronics
13 2 (0.56%) Front Office
13 2 (0.56%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.28%) Games
14 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 64 (17.78%) Administrator
2 46 (12.78%) Analyst
3 40 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
5 27 (7.50%) Architect
6 23 (6.39%) Support Engineer
7 22 (6.11%) Network Engineer
8 21 (5.83%) Infrastructure Architect
8 21 (5.83%) Infrastructure Manager
9 19 (5.28%) Systems Engineer
9 19 (5.28%) Backup Specialist
10 18 (5.00%) Server Engineer
11 16 (4.44%) Support Analyst
12 12 (3.33%) Storage Specialist
12 12 (3.33%) Senior Storage Specialist
13 11 (3.06%) Storage Engineer
13 11 (3.06%) Linux Administrator
13 11 (3.06%) Technical Support
13 11 (3.06%) Consultant
13 11 (3.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.17%) .NET
2 14 (3.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (0.83%) Web Services
4 2 (0.56%) XML
4 2 (0.56%) COM
4 2 (0.56%) LAMP
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.28%) Middleware
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.28%) JSON
5 1 (0.28%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.28%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 73 (20.28%) Data Centre
2 33 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (9.17%) Replication
3 27 (7.50%) Clustering
4 25 (6.94%) Blackberry
5 20 (5.56%) EqualLogic
6 17 (4.72%) Computer Science
7 16 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (3.33%) CMDB
8 12 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.33%) EMC VMAX
9 10 (2.78%) FlexPod
9 10 (2.78%) Hedge funds
10 8 (2.22%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.22%) HP StoreVirtual
11 6 (1.67%) EMC VNX
11 6 (1.67%) CLARiiON
11 6 (1.67%) PKI
11 6 (1.67%) Statistics
12 5 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 257 (71.39%) Windows
2 108 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (29.72%) Linux
4 77 (21.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (16.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (6.39%) UNIX
6 23 (6.39%) Windows 7
7 16 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.50%) Solaris
9 8 (2.22%) SUSE
10 7 (1.94%) CentOS
11 6 (1.67%) Debian
11 6 (1.67%) Fedora
11 6 (1.67%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (1.39%) Android
12 5 (1.39%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.39%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.11%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (21.11%) ITIL
2 34 (9.44%) Data Protection
3 30 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 28 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (7.22%) Project Management
6 21 (5.83%) PRINCE2
7 20 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 16 (4.44%) Migration
8 16 (4.44%) Change Control
9 15 (4.17%) Change Management
9 15 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (3.89%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (3.89%) Capacity Management
10 14 (3.89%) Load Balancing
11 13 (3.61%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (3.61%) Information Security
11 13 (3.61%) Business Continuity
11 13 (3.61%) Mentoring
12 12 (3.33%) Incident Management
13 11 (3.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 62 (17.22%) SQL
2 44 (12.22%) PowerShell
3 19 (5.28%) Python
4 17 (4.72%) Bash Shell
5 11 (3.06%) C
6 8 (2.22%) C#
6 8 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.22%) Ruby
7 7 (1.94%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.94%) VB
8 6 (1.67%) Perl
8 6 (1.67%) Java
9 4 (1.11%) VBScript
10 3 (0.83%) PHP
11 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.56%) Korn
11 2 (0.56%) Tcl
12 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (17.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (11.94%) CCNA
4 41 (11.39%) MCSE
5 35 (9.72%) CCNP
6 31 (8.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (6.11%) Degree
8 19 (5.28%) Security Cleared
9 17 (4.72%) MCSA
10 14 (3.89%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (2.50%) CCDP
13 8 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (2.22%) MCITP
13 8 (2.22%) SC Cleared
14 7 (1.94%) CCA
15 5 (1.39%) CEH
15 5 (1.39%) CISSP
16 3 (0.83%) VCP5
16 3 (0.83%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.11%) SLA
2 12 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.67%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.83%) QA
6 2 (0.56%) COBIT
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 143 (39.72%) Active Directory
2 138 (38.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (18.33%) Hyper-V
4 48 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 45 (12.50%) XenApp
6 39 (10.83%) vSphere
7 25 (6.94%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (3.89%) XenDesktop
9 11 (3.06%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (2.22%) vCloud
11 7 (1.94%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.39%) KVM
12 5 (1.39%) NFS
13 4 (1.11%) ISA Server
13 4 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (1.11%) XenServer
14 3 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.83%) UAG
15 2 (0.56%) BitLocker
15 2 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 53 (14.72%) SCCM
2 42 (11.67%) SCOM
3 25 (6.94%) Backup Exec
4 19 (5.28%) Nagios
5 16 (4.44%) Puppet
6 11 (3.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 10 (2.78%) NetBackup
8 9 (2.50%) Tivoli
9 8 (2.22%) BMC Marimba
9 8 (2.22%) Cacti
9 8 (2.22%) Check_MK
10 7 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.94%) WSUS
11 6 (1.67%) OpenView
12 4 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (1.11%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.56%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 227 (63.06%) VMware
2 165 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 136 (37.78%) Cisco
4 104 (28.89%) HP
5 82 (22.78%) Citrix
6 81 (22.50%) NetApp
7 59 (16.39%) EMC
8 44 (12.22%) Oracle
9 35 (9.72%) Symantec
10 31 (8.61%) 3PAR
11 28 (7.78%) Dell
12 26 (7.22%) Brocade
13 22 (6.11%) Red Hat
14 20 (5.56%) IBM
15 19 (5.28%) CheckPoint
16 17 (4.72%) Juniper
16 17 (4.72%) CommVault
17 16 (4.44%) F5
18 14 (3.89%) Veeam
19 12 (3.33%) Isilon
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens + bonus + on call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nucleus Global
Salary: Annual salary plus benefit package
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £485.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago