The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 64 80 105
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +25
Permanent jobs citing SAN 274 233 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.52% 3.35% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.37% 16.19% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 222 192 201
Average salary £42,500 £42,750 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% -4.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,650 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1577 1439 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.25% 20.66% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1131 1492
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SAN
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SAN Salary Trend in the East of England

SAN
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in the East of England

SAN
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Essex +21 80 £45,750 -8.50% 4
Bedfordshire +21 69 £32,750 -26.40% 8
Hertfordshire -4 69 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Cambridgeshire -44 39 £44,000 +17.33% 5
Suffolk +10 24 £55,000 +29.41%
East Anglia - 1 £60,000 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 296 (61.80%) Windows
2 264 (55.11%) VMware
3 172 (35.91%) Firewall
4 161 (33.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 156 (32.57%) Microsoft
6 143 (29.85%) Linux
7 137 (28.60%) Active Directory
8 126 (26.30%) Citrix
9 124 (25.89%) Cisco
10 117 (24.43%) NAS
11 116 (24.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 111 (23.17%) DNS
13 109 (22.76%) WAN
14 106 (22.13%) LAN
15 97 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 97 (20.25%) HP
16 96 (20.04%) SQL
17 95 (19.83%) TCP/IP
18 88 (18.37%) ITIL
19 83 (17.33%) Disaster Recovery
20 80 (16.70%) MS Excel
21 78 (16.28%) SQL Server
22 71 (14.82%) NetApp
23 70 (14.61%) VPN
24 69 (14.41%) DHCP
25 67 (13.99%) UNIX
26 64 (13.36%) Finance
26 64 (13.36%) MS Exchange
26 64 (13.36%) vSphere
27 61 (12.73%) MCSE

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 64 (13.36%) MS Exchange
2 43 (8.98%) IIS
3 32 (6.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 28 (5.85%) SharePoint
5 27 (5.64%) Lotus Domino
5 27 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.67%) Apache
10 6 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.04%) Lync
11 5 (1.04%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.84%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 2 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 80 (16.70%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.43%) MS Office
3 4 (0.84%) MS Project
3 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) assyst
1 2 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.09%) SaaS
3 10 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.25%) Office 365
5 5 (1.04%) IaaS
6 3 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.63%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.42%) PaaS
8 1 (0.21%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 172 (35.91%) Firewall
2 117 (24.43%) NAS
3 111 (23.17%) DNS
4 109 (22.76%) WAN
5 106 (22.13%) LAN
6 95 (19.83%) TCP/IP
7 70 (14.61%) VPN
8 69 (14.41%) DHCP
9 47 (9.81%) iSCSI
10 45 (9.39%) Fibre Channel
11 29 (6.05%) Wi-Fi
12 26 (5.43%) Internet
13 16 (3.34%) VoIP
13 16 (3.34%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (2.92%) VLAN
14 14 (2.92%) Reverse Proxy
14 14 (2.92%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (2.71%) LDAP
16 12 (2.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (3.34%) NoSQL
3 16 (3.34%) Oracle Database
3 16 (3.34%) MySQL
4 14 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.42%) Big Data
11 1 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 64 (13.36%) Finance
2 14 (2.92%) Banking
2 14 (2.92%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.25%) Financial Institution
5 4 (0.84%) Retail
6 3 (0.63%) Automotive
7 2 (0.42%) Law
7 2 (0.42%) Legal
7 2 (0.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.21%) Back Office
8 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 70 (14.61%) Architect
2 67 (13.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 56 (11.69%) Network Engineer
4 52 (10.86%) Support Engineer
5 51 (10.65%) Administrator
6 45 (9.39%) Network Support
7 44 (9.19%) Consultant
8 33 (6.89%) Analyst
8 33 (6.89%) 3rd Line Support
9 29 (6.05%) Network Support Engineer
10 26 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
11 24 (5.01%) Technical Consultant
11 24 (5.01%) DBA
11 24 (5.01%) Infrastructure Architect
12 22 (4.59%) Storage Specialist
13 20 (4.18%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
15 17 (3.55%) Technical Architect
15 17 (3.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (3.55%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.05%) Web Services
2 24 (5.01%) Middleware
3 21 (4.38%) XML
3 21 (4.38%) JSON
4 8 (1.67%) .NET
5 6 (1.25%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.84%) REST
6 4 (0.84%) SOAP
7 2 (0.42%) COM
7 2 (0.42%) WSH
8 1 (0.21%) LAMP
8 1 (0.21%) J2EE
8 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.69%) Replication
2 32 (6.68%) Clustering
2 32 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.64%) Blackberry
4 23 (4.80%) Management Information System
5 22 (4.59%) SecurID
6 21 (4.38%) CLARiiON
7 20 (4.18%) Computer Science
8 18 (3.76%) Symmetrix DMX
9 17 (3.55%) EqualLogic
10 13 (2.71%) Open Source
11 11 (2.30%) EMC Centera
12 8 (1.67%) PKI
13 7 (1.46%) Device Driver
13 7 (1.46%) Symmetrix
14 6 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (1.04%) CMDB
15 5 (1.04%) Client/Server
16 4 (0.84%) N-Tier
16 4 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 296 (61.80%) Windows
2 143 (29.85%) Linux
3 116 (24.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (13.99%) UNIX
5 61 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 50 (10.44%) Windows 7
7 39 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (5.64%) Android
9 26 (5.43%) Windows Phone 8
9 26 (5.43%) Windows Phone
10 25 (5.22%) VMS
11 19 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (3.76%) Solaris
13 15 (3.13%) Windows XP
13 15 (3.13%) SUSE
13 15 (3.13%) CentOS
14 14 (2.92%) Oracle Linux
15 12 (2.51%) AIX
16 8 (1.67%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (18.37%) ITIL
2 83 (17.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 60 (12.53%) Migration
4 40 (8.35%) Mentoring
5 38 (7.93%) Project Management
6 33 (6.89%) Service Delivery
7 29 (6.05%) Asset Management
8 28 (5.85%) Load Balancing
8 28 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
9 26 (5.43%) Change Management
10 23 (4.80%) Data Migration
10 23 (4.80%) DevOps
11 20 (4.18%) Configuration Management
11 20 (4.18%) PRINCE2
12 19 (3.97%) Identity Management
13 18 (3.76%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (3.76%) Network Monitoring
14 16 (3.34%) Enterprise Architecture
15 15 (3.13%) Incident Management
15 15 (3.13%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 96 (20.04%) SQL
2 52 (10.86%) PowerShell
3 40 (8.35%) Shell Script
4 18 (3.76%) Python
5 16 (3.34%) C
6 15 (3.13%) Perl
6 15 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.71%) Java
8 11 (2.30%) T-SQL
8 11 (2.30%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.25%) VBScript
10 5 (1.04%) Ruby
11 4 (0.84%) AWK
12 3 (0.63%) PHP
13 2 (0.42%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.42%) C++
14 1 (0.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 97 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (12.73%) MCSE
3 57 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (10.44%) CCNA
5 47 (9.81%) Degree
6 45 (9.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 42 (8.77%) MCITP
8 16 (3.34%) MCP
8 16 (3.34%) CCNP
9 15 (3.13%) MCSA
9 15 (3.13%) VCP5
10 13 (2.71%) MCTS
11 11 (2.30%) Sun Certification
12 9 (1.88%) CCA
12 9 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.46%) CCSP
15 6 (1.25%) SC Cleared
15 6 (1.25%) Security Cleared
15 6 (1.25%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.05%) SLA
2 14 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.42%) QA
4 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 161 (33.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (28.60%) Active Directory
3 64 (13.36%) vSphere
4 58 (12.11%) VMware ESX
5 54 (11.27%) Hyper-V
6 34 (7.10%) XenApp
7 30 (6.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 25 (5.22%) XenServer
9 19 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (3.55%) Firmware
11 15 (3.13%) NFS
11 15 (3.13%) XenDesktop
12 14 (2.92%) Oracle RAC
12 14 (2.92%) Oracle RMAN
13 11 (2.30%) PowerHA
14 10 (2.09%) vCloud
14 10 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (2.09%) Xen
15 9 (1.88%) SRDF
16 8 (1.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 38 (7.93%) Backup Exec
2 37 (7.72%) SCCM
3 29 (6.05%) Puppet
4 24 (5.01%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (4.59%) McAfee ePO
6 19 (3.97%) NetBackup
7 18 (3.76%) SCOM
8 14 (2.92%) Data Guard
9 8 (1.67%) Opsview
10 5 (1.04%) HP SIM
10 5 (1.04%) WSUS
10 5 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.84%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.84%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.84%) SCSM
12 3 (0.63%) PureDisk
12 3 (0.63%) Cisco UCCE
12 3 (0.63%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 264 (55.11%) VMware
2 156 (32.57%) Microsoft
3 126 (26.30%) Citrix
4 124 (25.89%) Cisco
5 97 (20.25%) HP
6 71 (14.82%) NetApp
7 61 (12.73%) EMC
8 43 (8.98%) Symantec
9 40 (8.35%) Oracle
10 36 (7.52%) Dell
11 30 (6.26%) Red Hat
12 27 (5.64%) Lotus
13 26 (5.43%) McAfee
14 25 (5.22%) IBM
15 22 (4.59%) Clearswift
16 21 (4.38%) Brocade
17 19 (3.97%) 3PAR
18 17 (3.55%) Sun
19 13 (2.71%) Veritas
20 12 (2.51%) Juniper
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Salary: highly negotiable + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, United Kingdom
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30-40K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
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Luton
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on qualifications and expe
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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