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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 107 103 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Permanent jobs citing SAN 180 206 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.40% 2.58% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.12% 12.92% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 128 183 222
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £65,000
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1372 1595 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.27% 20.00% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1304 1265
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,575 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Hertfordshire -25 61 £46,250 -7.50% 6
Cambridgeshire +37 41 £35,000 -7.89%
Essex +14 37 £39,600 -12.00%
Bedfordshire -41 29 £45,000 +20.80%
Suffolk -20 8 £35,486 -21.14%
Norfolk - 4 £32,000 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 316 (68.40%) Windows
2 307 (66.45%) VMware
3 216 (46.75%) Active Directory
4 209 (45.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 176 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 163 (35.28%) Citrix
7 141 (30.52%) Linux
8 139 (30.09%) HP
9 128 (27.71%) Cisco
10 123 (26.62%) MS Exchange
11 117 (25.32%) Firewall
12 113 (24.46%) DNS
13 109 (23.59%) SQL
14 102 (22.08%) ITIL
15 101 (21.86%) Data Centre
16 100 (21.65%) Windows Server 2008
17 97 (21.00%) DHCP
18 89 (19.26%) NAS
19 86 (18.61%) SQL Server
20 83 (17.97%) Hyper-V
21 81 (17.53%) WAN
22 80 (17.32%) Windows Server 2003
23 75 (16.23%) Disaster Recovery
24 74 (16.02%) Windows Server 2012
25 72 (15.58%) LAN
26 70 (15.15%) UNIX
26 70 (15.15%) NetApp
27 69 (14.94%) VMware ESX
28 66 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
28 66 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 123 (26.62%) MS Exchange
2 66 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 41 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (6.28%) Lync
6 21 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 21 (4.55%) IIS
7 20 (4.33%) Apache
8 15 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.08%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.87%) nginx
14 3 (0.65%) Moodle
14 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.65%) WordPress
14 3 (0.65%) Joomla!
15 1 (0.22%) Zope
Applications
1 61 (13.20%) MS Excel
2 28 (6.06%) MS Office
3 14 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.43%) MS Project
4 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Magento
3 1 (0.22%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.22%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.22%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.22%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.22%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.22%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 44 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (8.23%) Office 365
3 36 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.03%) IaaS
5 7 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (1.52%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.87%) SaaS
7 3 (0.65%) PaaS
7 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 117 (25.32%) Firewall
2 113 (24.46%) DNS
3 97 (21.00%) DHCP
4 89 (19.26%) NAS
5 81 (17.53%) WAN
6 72 (15.58%) LAN
7 50 (10.82%) Fibre Channel
8 47 (10.17%) TCP/IP
9 42 (9.09%) VLAN
10 37 (8.01%) iSCSI
11 30 (6.49%) LDAP
12 29 (6.28%) VoIP
13 27 (5.84%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (5.19%) VPN
15 19 (4.11%) SSL
16 16 (3.46%) PABX
17 8 (1.73%) Unified Communications
17 8 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
18 7 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
18 7 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (18.61%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (3.46%) OLTP
5 14 (3.03%) MS Access
6 13 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.60%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (2.38%) MySQL
9 10 (2.16%) Big Data
10 8 (1.73%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.87%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.43%) DTS
15 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.22%) MSI
General
1 58 (12.55%) Finance
2 24 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.38%) Retail
4 7 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.30%) Legal
6 5 (1.08%) Games
7 4 (0.87%) Banking
8 3 (0.65%) Publishing
9 2 (0.43%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (14.50%) Administrator
2 57 (12.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 52 (11.26%) Architect
4 44 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 44 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 40 (8.66%) Systems Engineer
5 40 (8.66%) Analyst
6 39 (8.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 32 (6.93%) Consultant
8 30 (6.49%) Infrastructure Architect
8 30 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 23 (4.98%) Storage Specialist
10 22 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 18 (3.90%) DBA
11 18 (3.90%) Systems Support
11 18 (3.90%) Server Engineer
12 16 (3.46%) UNIX Administrator
13 15 (3.25%) Technical Architect
13 15 (3.25%) Support Analyst
13 15 (3.25%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.90%) Web Services
2 14 (3.03%) Flash
3 6 (1.30%) LAMP
4 5 (1.08%) Middleware
5 3 (0.65%) HTML
5 3 (0.65%) .NET
5 3 (0.65%) CSS
5 3 (0.65%) Alternative PHP Cache
6 2 (0.43%) J2EE
7 1 (0.22%) COM
7 1 (0.22%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 101 (21.86%) Data Centre
2 57 (12.34%) Clustering
3 56 (12.12%) Replication
4 32 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (3.90%) BYOD
7 17 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.68%) AS400
7 17 (3.68%) iSeries
8 14 (3.03%) CMDB
8 14 (3.03%) Fat Client
8 14 (3.03%) Thin Client
9 12 (2.60%) EMC VNX
10 11 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (2.16%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.52%) HP Superdome
12 7 (1.52%) HP Storage
12 7 (1.52%) EMC VMAX
13 6 (1.30%) EqualLogic
14 5 (1.08%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 316 (68.40%) Windows
2 141 (30.52%) Linux
3 100 (21.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 80 (17.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 74 (16.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (15.15%) UNIX
7 30 (6.49%) Solaris
7 30 (6.49%) AIX
8 28 (6.06%) Windows 7
9 27 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
11 18 (3.90%) Debian
12 17 (3.68%) Windows 8
13 14 (3.03%) Windows 2000
14 13 (2.81%) Windows XP
15 12 (2.60%) HPUX
16 9 (1.95%) Ubuntu
17 8 (1.73%) CentOS
18 7 (1.52%) Mac OS X
19 6 (1.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (22.08%) ITIL
2 75 (16.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 56 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
4 53 (11.47%) Performance Tuning
5 42 (9.09%) Migration
6 34 (7.36%) Change Management
7 33 (7.14%) Project Management
8 27 (5.84%) Mentoring
9 24 (5.19%) Capacity Management
10 22 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
11 21 (4.55%) Incident Management
11 21 (4.55%) Load Balancing
12 20 (4.33%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (4.33%) High Availability
13 17 (3.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (3.68%) Server Building
14 15 (3.25%) Service Delivery
14 15 (3.25%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
15 14 (3.03%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (23.59%) SQL
2 46 (9.96%) PowerShell
3 25 (5.41%) Shell Script
4 23 (4.98%) Perl
5 18 (3.90%) VBScript
6 14 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 14 (3.03%) Python
7 4 (0.87%) VBA
7 4 (0.87%) C
8 3 (0.65%) PHP
8 3 (0.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.65%) AWK
9 2 (0.43%) Java
10 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (11.69%) MCSE
3 53 (11.47%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (10.17%) CCNA
5 40 (8.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (5.41%) MCSA
7 23 (4.98%) Degree
8 22 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
9 20 (4.33%) CCNP
10 18 (3.90%) MCP
11 16 (3.46%) CCA
12 12 (2.60%) MCITP
12 12 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 11 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.52%) SC Cleared
14 7 (1.52%) Security Cleared
15 5 (1.08%) LPIC
16 4 (0.87%) MCTS
16 4 (0.87%) IBM Certification
16 4 (0.87%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.49%) SLA
2 4 (0.87%) COBIT
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 216 (46.75%) Active Directory
2 209 (45.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (17.97%) Hyper-V
4 69 (14.94%) VMware ESX
5 43 (9.31%) vSphere
6 34 (7.36%) Terminal Services
7 29 (6.28%) XenApp
8 21 (4.55%) XenServer
9 20 (4.33%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (3.25%) XenDesktop
11 13 (2.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 8 (1.73%) Xen
12 8 (1.73%) Samba
13 7 (1.52%) ISA Server
13 7 (1.52%) Terminal Server
13 7 (1.52%) SRDF
13 7 (1.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 6 (1.30%) NFS
14 6 (1.30%) Firmware
15 5 (1.08%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 33 (7.14%) SCCM
2 21 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 18 (3.90%) Tivoli
4 14 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 14 (3.03%) SCOM
5 13 (2.81%) Nagios
6 11 (2.38%) Puppet
7 9 (1.95%) WSUS
8 8 (1.73%) BMC PATROL
8 8 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (1.73%) vMotion
9 7 (1.52%) SnapMirror
9 7 (1.52%) SnapVault
9 7 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (1.30%) Cacti
11 5 (1.08%) Oracle ZFS
11 5 (1.08%) EMC VPLEX
12 4 (0.87%) ARCserve
13 3 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.65%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 307 (66.45%) VMware
2 176 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 163 (35.28%) Citrix
4 139 (30.09%) HP
5 128 (27.71%) Cisco
6 70 (15.15%) NetApp
7 62 (13.42%) Oracle
8 53 (11.47%) 3PAR
9 39 (8.44%) Brocade
10 30 (6.49%) IBM
10 30 (6.49%) CommVault
11 27 (5.84%) Veeam
12 26 (5.63%) BMC
13 23 (4.98%) Red Hat
14 21 (4.55%) Dell
15 20 (4.33%) Fujitsu
16 18 (3.90%) EMC
17 17 (3.68%) Symantec
18 16 (3.46%) Apple
19 14 (3.03%) SonicWALL
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