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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 144 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 108 265 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.66% 3.53% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.69% 17.26% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 91 209 224
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1115 1535 1755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.09% 20.47% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1148 1344
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -14 52 £42,500 +3.03% 6
Essex -15 34 £26,500 -37.64%
Cambridgeshire -38 18 £33,000 -23.47% 3
Bedfordshire -4 10 £45,500 +7.05%
Suffolk -8 4 £38,750 +5.44% 1
Norfolk - 1 £30,000 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SAN.

1 238 (78.81%) Windows
2 203 (67.22%) VMware
3 172 (56.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 170 (56.29%) Windows Server
5 159 (52.65%) Microsoft
6 150 (49.67%) Firewall
7 148 (49.01%) Cisco
8 136 (45.03%) Active Directory
9 129 (42.72%) MS Exchange
10 118 (39.07%) SQL Server
11 100 (33.11%) Linux
11 100 (33.11%) NAS
12 94 (31.13%) DNS
13 93 (30.79%) Citrix
14 91 (30.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 82 (27.15%) Hyper-V
15 82 (27.15%) DHCP
16 79 (26.16%) MS Excel
16 79 (26.16%) Data Centre
17 77 (25.50%) TCP/IP
18 76 (25.17%) ITIL
18 76 (25.17%) Exchange Server 2010
19 74 (24.50%) WAN
20 72 (23.84%) VPN
21 70 (23.18%) LAN
21 70 (23.18%) vSphere
22 67 (22.19%) Windows Server 2012
23 66 (21.85%) SQL
24 62 (20.53%) Replication
24 62 (20.53%) Disaster Recovery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 129 (42.72%) MS Exchange
2 76 (25.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (19.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 42 (13.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 33 (10.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 23 (7.62%) SharePoint
7 14 (4.64%) Apache
8 11 (3.64%) IIS
9 7 (2.32%) Skype for Business
9 7 (2.32%) WordPress
10 4 (1.32%) Joomla!
10 4 (1.32%) Moodle
10 4 (1.32%) nginx
11 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 79 (26.16%) MS Excel
2 38 (12.58%) MS Office
3 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.99%) assyst
1 6 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (12.58%) Office 365
2 24 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) IaaS
4 2 (0.66%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (49.67%) Firewall
2 100 (33.11%) NAS
3 94 (31.13%) DNS
4 82 (27.15%) DHCP
5 77 (25.50%) TCP/IP
6 74 (24.50%) WAN
7 72 (23.84%) VPN
8 70 (23.18%) LAN
9 46 (15.23%) VLAN
10 39 (12.91%) SSL
11 34 (11.26%) VoIP
12 32 (10.60%) Wireless
13 25 (8.28%) IMAP
13 25 (8.28%) SMTP
14 21 (6.95%) DMZ
15 18 (5.96%) FTP
15 18 (5.96%) iSCSI
16 17 (5.63%) NetScaler
17 13 (4.30%) Cisco IOS
18 11 (3.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (39.07%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 25 (8.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.99%) Big Data
6 5 (1.66%) MySQL
7 3 (0.99%) MS Access
8 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.33%) IBM BigInsights
9 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.33%) Redis
General
1 44 (14.57%) Finance
2 17 (5.63%) Legal
3 7 (2.32%) Banking
4 6 (1.99%) Law
5 2 (0.66%) Retail
5 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 69 (22.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 46 (15.23%) Support Engineer
3 29 (9.60%) Infrastructure Support
4 28 (9.27%) Administrator
4 28 (9.27%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (8.61%) IT Support
5 26 (8.61%) Server Engineer
6 25 (8.28%) Analyst
7 24 (7.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 24 (7.95%) VMware Engineer
7 24 (7.95%) Windows Engineer
8 22 (7.28%) IT Engineer
8 22 (7.28%) Senior Support Engineer
8 22 (7.28%) Systems Engineer
8 22 (7.28%) Technical Engineer
9 21 (6.95%) Network Engineer
10 20 (6.62%) IT Support Engineer
11 19 (6.29%) Senior IT Engineer
12 18 (5.96%) Consultant
13 17 (5.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.95%) MAPI
2 13 (4.30%) CSS
2 13 (4.30%) HTML
3 4 (1.32%) .NET
3 4 (1.32%) Alternative PHP Cache
3 4 (1.32%) LAMP
3 4 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (0.99%) Flash
4 3 (0.99%) Web Services
5 2 (0.66%) Middleware
6 1 (0.33%) JSON
6 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (26.16%) Data Centre
2 62 (20.53%) Replication
3 44 (14.57%) Blackberry
4 24 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (6.95%) Hybrid Cloud
5 21 (6.95%) iPhone
5 21 (6.95%) PDA
6 17 (5.63%) Fat Client
6 17 (5.63%) Thin Client
7 14 (4.64%) Driving Licence
8 12 (3.97%) Clustering
8 12 (3.97%) EqualLogic
8 12 (3.97%) HP StoreVirtual
9 11 (3.64%) iSeries
10 10 (3.31%) HP Storage
11 9 (2.98%) FMCG
12 7 (2.32%) AS400
13 6 (1.99%) iPad
13 6 (1.99%) User Experience
14 5 (1.66%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 238 (78.81%) Windows
2 170 (56.29%) Windows Server
3 100 (33.11%) Linux
4 91 (30.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (22.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (15.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (15.23%) Windows 7
8 27 (8.94%) Windows 8
9 26 (8.61%) Unix
10 25 (8.28%) Windows 10
11 21 (6.95%) Android
11 21 (6.95%) Windows Vista
11 21 (6.95%) Windows XP
12 19 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (3.97%) CentOS
14 11 (3.64%) AIX
15 5 (1.66%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.99%) Solaris
17 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.17%) ITIL
2 62 (20.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (9.93%) Mentoring
4 24 (7.95%) Server Virtualisation
5 22 (7.28%) Asset Management
5 22 (7.28%) Problem Management
6 20 (6.62%) Change Management
7 19 (6.29%) Load Balancing
7 19 (6.29%) Service Delivery
8 18 (5.96%) High Availability
9 17 (5.63%) Presales
10 16 (5.30%) Network Management
11 15 (4.97%) Server Building
12 14 (4.64%) Project Management
13 13 (4.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (4.30%) Network Design
14 11 (3.64%) Incident Management
14 11 (3.64%) Line Management
14 11 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (3.64%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 66 (21.85%) SQL
2 44 (14.57%) PowerShell
3 20 (6.62%) VBScript
4 14 (4.64%) Bash Shell
4 14 (4.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.31%) VBA
6 6 (1.99%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.66%) Perl
8 4 (1.32%) PHP
9 2 (0.66%) COBOL
10 1 (0.33%) C
10 1 (0.33%) Java
10 1 (0.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 57 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (13.58%) MCSA
3 39 (12.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 37 (12.25%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (11.59%) MCSE
6 29 (9.60%) CCNP
7 19 (6.29%) CCNA
8 11 (3.64%) MCITP
9 8 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.32%) Degree
11 4 (1.32%) VCP5
12 2 (0.66%) CCDP
12 2 (0.66%) CCIE
12 2 (0.66%) CCMSE
12 2 (0.66%) CCSE
12 2 (0.66%) CCSM
12 2 (0.66%) VCAP
12 2 (0.66%) VCDX
12 2 (0.66%) VCP6
13 1 (0.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (16.23%) SLA
2 16 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 172 (56.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 136 (45.03%) Active Directory
3 82 (27.15%) Hyper-V
4 70 (23.18%) vSphere
5 52 (17.22%) XenApp
6 30 (9.93%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (7.62%) VMware ESX
8 22 (7.28%) Terminal Services
9 21 (6.95%) NFS
10 15 (4.97%) Xen
11 8 (2.65%) PowerHA
12 7 (2.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.32%) iptables
13 4 (1.32%) Sendmail
13 4 (1.32%) Varnish
13 4 (1.32%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.99%) Firmware
15 2 (0.66%) DFS Replication
16 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
16 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (9.27%) Backup Exec
2 10 (3.31%) SCCM
3 9 (2.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (2.65%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (1.32%) Cacti
6 4 (1.32%) cPanel
6 4 (1.32%) Linux-HA
6 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (1.32%) Nagios
6 4 (1.32%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.99%) SCOM
8 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.66%) Simpana
8 2 (0.66%) WSUS
9 1 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.33%) Puppet
9 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.33%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 203 (67.22%) VMware
2 159 (52.65%) Microsoft
3 148 (49.01%) Cisco
4 93 (30.79%) Citrix
5 59 (19.54%) HP
6 44 (14.57%) Apple
7 37 (12.25%) Veeam
8 30 (9.93%) NetApp
9 29 (9.60%) 3PAR
10 27 (8.94%) CheckPoint
10 27 (8.94%) SonicWALL
11 25 (8.28%) Dell
12 24 (7.95%) Red Hat
13 21 (6.95%) Draytek
13 21 (6.95%) Fujitsu
14 17 (5.63%) EMC
15 12 (3.97%) F5
16 11 (3.64%) Avaya
17 10 (3.31%) IBM
18 9 (2.98%) Brocade
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