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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 94 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 82 125 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.39% 3.48% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.98% 17.78% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 80 113 84
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,800 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
513 703 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.97% 19.59% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 438 591 405
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -7 39 £47,500 +33.80%
Nottinghamshire 0 23 £40,000 - 2
Leicestershire 0 11 £35,000 -4.10% 8
Derbyshire +17 6 £36,250 -19.44% 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 110 (66.67%) Windows
2 75 (45.45%) VMware
3 72 (43.64%) Cisco
4 71 (43.03%) LAN
5 63 (38.18%) Linux
6 62 (37.58%) WAN
7 55 (33.33%) NetApp
8 53 (32.12%) Microsoft
9 45 (27.27%) MySQL
9 45 (27.27%) Apache
9 45 (27.27%) Tomcat
10 42 (25.45%) Active Directory
11 39 (23.64%) Hyper-V
12 38 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (23.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 34 (20.61%) Oracle
13 34 (20.61%) NAS
13 34 (20.61%) Open Source
14 31 (18.79%) MS Excel
15 29 (17.58%) HP
16 28 (16.97%) Citrix
17 27 (16.36%) MS Exchange
17 27 (16.36%) Red Hat
18 26 (15.76%) Java
18 26 (15.76%) Google
18 26 (15.76%) Google Apps
18 26 (15.76%) OpenStack
19 24 (14.55%) SQL
20 23 (13.94%) Firewall
20 23 (13.94%) Windows Server 2008

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 45 (27.27%) Apache
1 45 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 27 (16.36%) MS Exchange
3 26 (15.76%) OpenStack
4 9 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.85%) IIS
5 8 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.64%) Lync
7 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (18.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.76%) Google Apps
2 7 (4.24%) IaaS
3 4 (2.42%) SaaS
4 3 (1.82%) Office 365
4 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (43.03%) LAN
2 62 (37.58%) WAN
3 34 (20.61%) NAS
4 23 (13.94%) Firewall
5 17 (10.30%) DNS
6 13 (7.88%) DHCP
6 13 (7.88%) TCP/IP
7 11 (6.67%) VPN
8 9 (5.45%) VoIP
9 8 (4.85%) Network Security
9 8 (4.85%) iSCSI
9 8 (4.85%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (3.64%) NetScaler
10 6 (3.64%) Unified Communications
11 5 (3.03%) Ethernet
12 4 (2.42%) VLAN
13 3 (1.82%) Wireless
13 3 (1.82%) DSL
13 3 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.21%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (27.27%) MySQL
2 16 (9.70%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.82%) DTS
5 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 8 (4.85%) Finance
2 6 (3.64%) German Language
3 5 (3.03%) Back Office
4 4 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.42%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Billing
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 30 (18.18%) Designer
2 28 (16.97%) Infrastructure Designer
3 24 (14.55%) Analyst
4 15 (9.09%) Consultant
5 13 (7.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.27%) Administrator
6 12 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (7.27%) VMware Engineer
7 11 (6.67%) Technical Support
8 10 (6.06%) Architect
9 9 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) Storage Analyst
10 7 (4.24%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (4.24%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (4.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (3.64%) Citrix Consultant
11 6 (3.64%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.61%) Open Source
2 9 (5.45%) HACMP
2 9 (5.45%) Replication
3 7 (4.24%) Clustering
4 5 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.03%) iPad
5 4 (2.42%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.21%) iPhone
7 1 (0.61%) FMCG
7 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 110 (66.67%) Windows
2 63 (38.18%) Linux
3 23 (13.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (13.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (11.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (9.09%) UNIX
6 9 (5.45%) Solaris
6 9 (5.45%) AIX
7 8 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.24%) HPUX
8 7 (4.24%) Android
9 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.82%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.21%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.21%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (10.30%) ITIL
2 17 (10.30%) Project Management
3 15 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
4 11 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (6.67%) Migration
5 9 (5.45%) Data Protection
6 8 (4.85%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (4.24%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.03%) ERP
9 4 (2.42%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.42%) Operations Management
9 4 (2.42%) Coaching
10 3 (1.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.82%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (1.82%) Security Management
10 3 (1.82%) Incident Management
10 3 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.76%) Java
2 24 (14.55%) SQL
3 21 (12.73%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (12.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.45%) IBM AIX Certification
3 9 (5.45%) MCSE
4 7 (4.24%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (3.64%) MCITP
6 4 (2.42%) MCP
7 3 (1.82%) Degree
7 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.82%) MCSA
7 3 (1.82%) CCNA
8 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.61%) VCP5
9 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.61%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.82%) SLA
1 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 42 (25.45%) Active Directory
2 39 (23.64%) Hyper-V
3 38 (23.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (12.12%) vSphere
5 18 (10.91%) XenServer
6 14 (8.48%) XenApp
7 9 (5.45%) PowerHA
8 7 (4.24%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.42%) vCloud
9 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (2.42%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.21%) KVM
11 2 (1.21%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.21%) Firmware
12 1 (0.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (11.52%) SCCM
2 11 (6.67%) SCOM
2 11 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 6 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (3.64%) XenMobile
4 4 (2.42%) EdgeSight
5 3 (1.82%) PureDisk
5 3 (1.82%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.82%) EMC Navisphere
5 3 (1.82%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.82%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.21%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.21%) WSUS
6 2 (1.21%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.21%) SCSM
6 2 (1.21%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 75 (45.45%) VMware
2 72 (43.64%) Cisco
3 55 (33.33%) NetApp
4 53 (32.12%) Microsoft
5 34 (20.61%) Oracle
6 29 (17.58%) HP
7 28 (16.97%) Citrix
8 27 (16.36%) Red Hat
9 26 (15.76%) Google
10 21 (12.73%) EMC
11 18 (10.91%) IBM
12 16 (9.70%) Dell
13 13 (7.88%) Veeam
14 12 (7.27%) Symantec
15 6 (3.64%) F5
16 4 (2.42%) hybris
16 4 (2.42%) WatchGuard
16 4 (2.42%) Mitel
17 3 (1.82%) Altiris
17 3 (1.82%) Brocade
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