The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 103 79 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -32
Permanent jobs citing SAN 79 99 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.16% 3.07% 4.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.36% 18.23% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67 88 151
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £56,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
550 543 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.06% 16.83% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 455 477 534
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,825 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SAN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the East Midlands region.

SAN Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SAN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SAN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -24 30 £46,250 +12.80% 4
Leicestershire +12 24 £32,500 -16.66% 3
Nottinghamshire -9 19 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Derbyshire -18 5 £28,750 -58.92%
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 113 (65.32%) Windows
2 82 (47.40%) VMware
3 66 (38.15%) Cisco
4 63 (36.42%) Linux
5 60 (34.68%) LAN
5 60 (34.68%) Microsoft
6 57 (32.95%) WAN
7 54 (31.21%) HP
8 49 (28.32%) Active Directory
9 47 (27.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (25.43%) NetApp
11 43 (24.86%) Oracle
12 41 (23.70%) Apache
12 41 (23.70%) Tomcat
12 41 (23.70%) Hyper-V
13 39 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (22.54%) MySQL
14 35 (20.23%) MS Exchange
15 34 (19.65%) SQL Server
16 31 (17.92%) MS Excel
16 31 (17.92%) Open Source
17 30 (17.34%) SQL
17 30 (17.34%) Windows Server 2008
18 28 (16.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 27 (15.61%) NAS
19 27 (15.61%) Citrix
19 27 (15.61%) vSphere
19 27 (15.61%) IaaS
20 25 (14.45%) Firewall
20 25 (14.45%) Project Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 41 (23.70%) Apache
1 41 (23.70%) Tomcat
2 35 (20.23%) MS Exchange
3 21 (12.14%) OpenStack
4 14 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (6.94%) IIS
5 12 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (6.94%) Lync
6 11 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.47%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.58%) SAS
9 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (17.92%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.61%) IaaS
2 22 (12.72%) SaaS
3 21 (12.14%) Google Apps
4 6 (3.47%) Office 365
5 5 (2.89%) PaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (34.68%) LAN
2 57 (32.95%) WAN
3 27 (15.61%) NAS
4 25 (14.45%) Firewall
5 21 (12.14%) DNS
6 17 (9.83%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.78%) DHCP
8 9 (5.20%) VPN
9 6 (3.47%) Wireless
9 6 (3.47%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (3.47%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (2.89%) iSCSI
10 5 (2.89%) VoIP
10 5 (2.89%) Internet
10 5 (2.89%) NetScaler
11 4 (2.31%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (2.31%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (2.31%) NetScreen
12 3 (1.73%) VLAN
13 2 (1.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.54%) MySQL
2 34 (19.65%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.67%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.89%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.89%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.16%) DTS
8 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 6 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.89%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (5.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.05%) Finance
3 3 (1.73%) German Language
4 2 (1.16%) Back Office
4 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.16%) Local Government
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (15.03%) Support Engineer
1 26 (15.03%) Designer
2 25 (14.45%) Infrastructure Designer
2 25 (14.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (9.25%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (8.67%) Analyst
4 15 (8.67%) Consultant
5 11 (6.36%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (5.20%) Administrator
7 8 (4.62%) Senior Support Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (4.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.47%) Systems Manager
9 6 (3.47%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Data Centre Engineer
10 5 (2.89%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.58%) COM
1 1 (0.58%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.92%) Open Source
2 15 (8.67%) Clustering
3 8 (4.62%) Replication
4 7 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.47%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.89%) iPhone
7 2 (1.16%) iPad
7 2 (1.16%) HACMP
7 2 (1.16%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.58%) Celerra
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.58%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.58%) EMC Centera
8 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) Firmware
8 1 (0.58%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 113 (65.32%) Windows
2 63 (36.42%) Linux
3 30 (17.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (13.87%) UNIX
4 24 (13.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (12.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (9.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.36%) HPUX
8 6 (3.47%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.47%) AIX
9 5 (2.89%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.31%) Solaris
10 4 (2.31%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.16%) Android
12 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.45%) Project Management
3 24 (13.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (13.87%) Agile Project Management
4 21 (12.14%) ITIL
5 15 (8.67%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (5.78%) Configuration Management
7 8 (4.62%) Data Protection
8 7 (4.05%) Coaching
9 6 (3.47%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.47%) Change Management
9 6 (3.47%) ERP
9 6 (3.47%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.47%) Operations Management
10 5 (2.89%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.89%) Migration
10 5 (2.89%) Software Licensing
11 4 (2.31%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (2.31%) Logistics
12 2 (1.16%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.34%) SQL
2 21 (12.14%) Java
2 21 (12.14%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.47%) C
3 6 (3.47%) VBScript
4 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (16.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.20%) MCSE
3 9 (5.20%) MCITP
4 6 (3.47%) NCIE
4 6 (3.47%) VCAP
4 6 (3.47%) MCSA
5 4 (2.31%) CCNA
5 4 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.73%) MCTS
6 3 (1.73%) Degree
6 3 (1.73%) MCP
6 3 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.73%) CCEE
6 3 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.16%) CCIA
7 2 (1.16%) VCP5
7 2 (1.16%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) SLA
2 3 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 49 (28.32%) Active Directory
2 47 (27.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (23.70%) Hyper-V
4 27 (15.61%) vSphere
5 19 (10.98%) XenApp
6 13 (7.51%) XenServer
7 5 (2.89%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.31%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.16%) KVM
9 2 (1.16%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.58%) NFS
10 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.58%) IAG
10 1 (0.58%) UAG
10 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (8.67%) SCCM
2 10 (5.78%) SCOM
2 10 (5.78%) Tivoli
2 10 (5.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (3.47%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.89%) EMC Navisphere
4 5 (2.89%) WSUS
4 5 (2.89%) PureDisk
5 4 (2.31%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.58%) Cacti
6 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 82 (47.40%) VMware
2 66 (38.15%) Cisco
3 60 (34.68%) Microsoft
4 54 (31.21%) HP
5 44 (25.43%) NetApp
6 43 (24.86%) Oracle
7 27 (15.61%) Citrix
8 21 (12.14%) Google
9 18 (10.40%) EMC
10 17 (9.83%) Red Hat
10 17 (9.83%) IBM
11 15 (8.67%) Veeam
12 14 (8.09%) hybris
13 10 (5.78%) Dell
13 10 (5.78%) 3PAR
14 7 (4.05%) Symantec
15 6 (3.47%) Apple
15 6 (3.47%) Hitachi
16 5 (2.89%) Altiris
16 5 (2.89%) Brocade
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