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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 93 107 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing SAN 92 72 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.38% 1.93% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.78% 12.74% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 81 61 75
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
490 565 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.67% 15.18% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 392 456 465
Average salary £39,083 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 +18 36 £40,500 -10.00% 4
Nottinghamshire 0 28 £42,500 - 3
Leicestershire +7 26 £36,000 +10.76% 6
Derbyshire -17 3 £35,500 +18.33%
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 143 (68.75%) Windows
2 98 (47.12%) VMware
3 97 (46.63%) Microsoft
4 92 (44.23%) Linux
5 82 (39.42%) Cisco
6 72 (34.62%) Hyper-V
7 70 (33.65%) WAN
7 70 (33.65%) LAN
8 59 (28.37%) Active Directory
9 50 (24.04%) HP
10 49 (23.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 47 (22.60%) Firewall
12 46 (22.12%) MySQL
12 46 (22.12%) SQL Server
12 46 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 45 (21.63%) Data Centre
14 44 (21.15%) Apache
14 44 (21.15%) Tomcat
15 39 (18.75%) Citrix
16 38 (18.27%) Oracle
16 38 (18.27%) Disaster Recovery
16 38 (18.27%) Windows Server 2008
17 36 (17.31%) SQL
18 34 (16.35%) MS Excel
18 34 (16.35%) Open Source
18 34 (16.35%) SCCM
19 31 (14.90%) Google Apps
19 31 (14.90%) ITIL
19 31 (14.90%) TCP/IP
20 30 (14.42%) Java

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 44 (21.15%) Apache
1 44 (21.15%) Tomcat
2 29 (13.94%) MS Exchange
3 28 (13.46%) SharePoint
3 28 (13.46%) OpenStack
4 24 (11.54%) IIS
5 13 (6.25%) Lync
6 7 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.44%) SAS
7 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.90%) Google Apps
2 10 (4.81%) Office 365
3 5 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (33.65%) LAN
1 70 (33.65%) WAN
2 47 (22.60%) Firewall
3 31 (14.90%) TCP/IP
4 29 (13.94%) NAS
5 25 (12.02%) DHCP
6 23 (11.06%) VoIP
7 19 (9.13%) DNS
8 8 (3.85%) LDAP
8 8 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (3.37%) PBX
9 7 (3.37%) VPN
9 7 (3.37%) Internet
10 6 (2.88%) VLAN
11 5 (2.40%) Network Security
11 5 (2.40%) Wireless
11 5 (2.40%) IP Telephony
11 5 (2.40%) MPLS
12 4 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.12%) MySQL
1 46 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.92%) DTS
4 4 (1.92%) OLTP
4 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Hudson
General
1 20 (9.62%) Finance
2 16 (7.69%) Retail
3 9 (4.33%) Law
4 6 (2.88%) Games
5 5 (2.40%) Back Office
6 3 (1.44%) Legal
7 2 (0.96%) Local Government
8 1 (0.48%) French Language
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 24 (11.54%) Analyst
3 23 (11.06%) Support Engineer
4 21 (10.10%) Designer
5 20 (9.62%) Infrastructure Designer
5 20 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (8.65%) Project Manager
7 17 (8.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 15 (7.21%) Infrastructure Manager
8 15 (7.21%) Technical Manager
9 14 (6.73%) Administrator
10 13 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (5.77%) Server Analyst
12 11 (5.29%) Support Analyst
12 11 (5.29%) Service Manager
12 11 (5.29%) Technical Services Manager
13 9 (4.33%) Infrastructure Architect
13 9 (4.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 9 (4.33%) Architect
14 8 (3.85%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.88%) ISPF
2 3 (1.44%) Middleware
3 1 (0.48%) COM
3 1 (0.48%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.63%) Data Centre
2 24 (11.54%) Clustering
3 12 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.33%) Kindle
6 7 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.92%) EPoS
7 4 (1.92%) BYOD
8 3 (1.44%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.44%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.96%) LPAR
9 2 (0.96%) iPad
9 2 (0.96%) HACMP
9 2 (0.96%) Replication
10 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.48%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.48%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.48%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 143 (68.75%) Windows
2 92 (44.23%) Linux
3 46 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (18.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (9.62%) UNIX
6 15 (7.21%) AIX
7 13 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (4.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.37%) Solaris
9 7 (3.37%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.40%) HPUX
11 4 (1.92%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.44%) IRIX
13 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.48%) Android
13 1 (0.48%) CentOS
13 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (16.35%) Open Source
3 31 (14.90%) ITIL
4 20 (9.62%) Project Management
4 20 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (8.65%) Change Management
6 16 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (6.73%) Mentoring
8 13 (6.25%) Software Delivery
9 11 (5.29%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (5.29%) Data Protection
10 10 (4.81%) SDLC
11 9 (4.33%) Network Design
11 9 (4.33%) Incident Management
11 9 (4.33%) Problem Management
11 9 (4.33%) Migration
12 7 (3.37%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (3.37%) Capacity Management
13 6 (2.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (17.31%) SQL
2 30 (14.42%) Java
3 13 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.92%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (12.98%) MCSE
3 23 (11.06%) MCP
4 17 (8.17%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (4.81%) CCNP
7 6 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.88%) Degree
8 5 (2.40%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (2.40%) CCNA
9 4 (1.92%) HND
10 3 (1.44%) CCEA
10 3 (1.44%) MCITP
10 3 (1.44%) VCP5
11 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.96%) LPIC
12 1 (0.48%) MCTS
12 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.48%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.33%) ISO 9001
1 9 (4.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (34.62%) Hyper-V
2 59 (28.37%) Active Directory
3 49 (23.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (12.02%) XenServer
5 16 (7.69%) vSphere
6 10 (4.81%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.88%) XenApp
8 4 (1.92%) PowerHA
8 4 (1.92%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.44%) NFS
9 3 (1.44%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.96%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 34 (16.35%) SCCM
2 15 (7.21%) SCOM
3 6 (2.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.96%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.48%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 98 (47.12%) VMware
2 97 (46.63%) Microsoft
3 82 (39.42%) Cisco
4 50 (24.04%) HP
5 39 (18.75%) Citrix
6 38 (18.27%) Oracle
7 25 (12.02%) Google
8 22 (10.58%) Dell
9 20 (9.62%) IBM
10 18 (8.65%) NetApp
11 16 (7.69%) EMC
12 14 (6.73%) Red Hat
13 9 (4.33%) SAP
14 8 (3.85%) Altiris
15 5 (2.40%) 3PAR
15 5 (2.40%) Veeam
15 5 (2.40%) Intel
16 4 (1.92%) Sony
17 3 (1.44%) ProCurve
17 3 (1.44%) NEC
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £60k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £36k - 38k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: Negotiable Salary (Dependent on Experience) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
C Walton Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago