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 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 68 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Permanent jobs citing SAN 269 177 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.47% 2.60% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.88% 13.07% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 214 136 268
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
1594 1354 1811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.54% 19.92% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 966 1476
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £60,000 £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 24 December 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 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
Hertfordshire +25 86 £55,000 +27.90% 4
Essex +23 85 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Bedfordshire +14 38 £35,000 - 5
Suffolk +25 33 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire -39 27 £44,000 +17.33% 1
Norfolk - 4 £30,000 -
East Anglia - 1 £60,000 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 312 (62.15%) Windows
2 262 (52.19%) VMware
3 179 (35.66%) Microsoft
4 176 (35.06%) Firewall
5 172 (34.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 162 (32.27%) Active Directory
7 153 (30.48%) Linux
8 151 (30.08%) Cisco
9 129 (25.70%) Citrix
10 114 (22.71%) HP
11 107 (21.31%) DNS
11 107 (21.31%) NAS
12 106 (21.12%) TCP/IP
13 102 (20.32%) WAN
14 101 (20.12%) SQL
15 98 (19.52%) LAN
16 94 (18.73%) Disaster Recovery
17 92 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
18 81 (16.14%) Finance
19 79 (15.74%) ITIL
20 76 (15.14%) UNIX
21 75 (14.94%) SQL Server
21 75 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
22 68 (13.55%) MS Excel
22 68 (13.55%) Cisco Certification
23 66 (13.15%) DHCP
24 64 (12.75%) VMware ESX
25 62 (12.35%) MS Exchange
25 62 (12.35%) VPN
25 62 (12.35%) NetApp

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 62 (12.35%) MS Exchange
2 31 (6.18%) IIS
3 28 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (4.98%) SharePoint
5 21 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (2.39%) Lotus Domino
9 8 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.20%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.00%) Apache
12 4 (0.80%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.80%) Lync
13 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.40%) NetWeaver
15 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 68 (13.55%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.18%) MS Office
3 8 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) MS Project
4 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (2.99%) SaaS
2 13 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.59%) IaaS
4 5 (1.00%) PaaS
5 3 (0.60%) Office 365
6 1 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 176 (35.06%) Firewall
2 107 (21.31%) DNS
2 107 (21.31%) NAS
3 106 (21.12%) TCP/IP
4 102 (20.32%) WAN
5 98 (19.52%) LAN
6 66 (13.15%) DHCP
7 62 (12.35%) VPN
8 51 (10.16%) Fibre Channel
9 49 (9.76%) iSCSI
10 29 (5.78%) Internet
11 23 (4.58%) Cisco IOS
11 23 (4.58%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (3.98%) VLAN
13 19 (3.78%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (3.78%) VoIP
14 15 (2.99%) OSPF
14 15 (2.99%) BGP
14 15 (2.99%) FWSM
15 14 (2.79%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.39%) NoSQL
3 16 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.59%) MySQL
5 12 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.99%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.39%) MS Access
9 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (0.80%) Big Data
11 2 (0.40%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 81 (16.14%) Finance
2 15 (2.99%) Banking
3 13 (2.59%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.39%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.59%) Retail
6 4 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.60%) Legal
8 2 (0.40%) Advertising
8 2 (0.40%) Games
8 2 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.20%) Military
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 77 (15.34%) Architect
2 74 (14.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 54 (10.76%) Administrator
4 53 (10.56%) Network Engineer
4 53 (10.56%) Support Engineer
5 39 (7.77%) Analyst
6 34 (6.77%) Consultant
7 33 (6.57%) Network Support
8 26 (5.18%) Infrastructure Architect
9 25 (4.98%) Systems Administrator
10 24 (4.78%) Network Support Engineer
10 24 (4.78%) Security Architect
11 23 (4.58%) Storage Specialist
12 22 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (4.18%) DBA
14 20 (3.98%) Technical Architect
15 19 (3.78%) Technical Consultant
16 18 (3.59%) Linux Administrator
17 17 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
17 17 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.18%) Web Services
2 25 (4.98%) Middleware
3 22 (4.38%) JSON
3 22 (4.38%) XML
4 9 (1.79%) Flash
5 7 (1.39%) .NET
6 4 (0.80%) HTML
6 4 (0.80%) CSS
6 4 (0.80%) SOAP
6 4 (0.80%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.80%) REST
7 2 (0.40%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.40%) WSH
7 2 (0.40%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (0.40%) COM
8 1 (0.20%) J2EE
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.20%) ODBC
8 1 (0.20%) LAMP
8 1 (0.20%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.76%) Replication
2 35 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.78%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.78%) Clustering
4 15 (2.99%) Blackberry
5 14 (2.79%) Open Source
6 12 (2.39%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.19%) CMDB
7 11 (2.19%) EqualLogic
8 10 (1.99%) Symmetrix DMX
8 10 (1.99%) AS400
8 10 (1.99%) CLARiiON
9 9 (1.79%) iSeries
10 8 (1.59%) SecurID
10 8 (1.59%) PKI
11 7 (1.39%) Statistics
11 7 (1.39%) Device Driver
11 7 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.39%) EMC Centera
11 7 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 312 (62.15%) Windows
2 153 (30.48%) Linux
3 92 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (15.14%) UNIX
5 52 (10.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (9.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (7.77%) Windows 7
8 24 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (4.78%) Solaris
9 20 (3.98%) AIX
10 16 (3.19%) CentOS
11 13 (2.59%) Android
12 12 (2.39%) Windows Phone 8
12 12 (2.39%) Windows Phone
13 11 (2.19%) Windows XP
14 9 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (1.59%) VMS
15 8 (1.59%) SUSE
16 7 (1.39%) Ubuntu
17 5 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (18.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 79 (15.74%) ITIL
3 59 (11.75%) Migration
4 49 (9.76%) Project Management
5 36 (7.17%) Service Delivery
6 35 (6.97%) Asset Management
7 34 (6.77%) Mentoring
8 32 (6.37%) Change Management
9 29 (5.78%) Load Balancing
10 28 (5.58%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (5.18%) Identity Management
12 24 (4.78%) Configuration Management
12 24 (4.78%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (4.58%) Network Monitoring
14 22 (4.38%) Capacity Planning
14 22 (4.38%) PRINCE2
15 21 (4.18%) DevOps
16 19 (3.78%) Enterprise Architecture
17 18 (3.59%) Business Continuity
17 18 (3.59%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 101 (20.12%) SQL
2 53 (10.56%) PowerShell
3 34 (6.77%) Shell Script
4 22 (4.38%) Python
5 18 (3.59%) C
6 16 (3.19%) Java
7 12 (2.39%) Perl
8 11 (2.19%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.59%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.59%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.59%) VBScript
10 7 (1.39%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.00%) Ruby
12 3 (0.60%) PHP
12 3 (0.60%) C++
13 2 (0.40%) ABAP
14 1 (0.20%) Korn
Qualifications
1 75 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (13.55%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (11.95%) CCNA
4 48 (9.56%) Degree
5 44 (8.76%) MCSE
6 34 (6.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 32 (6.37%) MCITP
8 18 (3.59%) CCNP
9 12 (2.39%) MCSA
9 12 (2.39%) Sun Certification
10 11 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.99%) VCP5
12 9 (1.79%) Security Cleared
12 9 (1.79%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.59%) CCA
13 8 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (1.20%) PMP
14 6 (1.20%) PMI Certification
14 6 (1.20%) IBM Certification
14 6 (1.20%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.38%) SLA
2 7 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 172 (34.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 162 (32.27%) Active Directory
3 64 (12.75%) VMware ESX
4 58 (11.55%) vSphere
5 55 (10.96%) Hyper-V
6 18 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (3.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 17 (3.39%) XenApp
7 17 (3.39%) XenServer
8 16 (3.19%) PowerHA
9 12 (2.39%) Xen
10 11 (2.19%) Firmware
10 11 (2.19%) NFS
11 9 (1.79%) XenDesktop
11 9 (1.79%) vCloud
12 8 (1.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (1.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 35 (6.97%) SCCM
2 25 (4.98%) Puppet
3 24 (4.78%) Backup Exec
4 21 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (3.98%) SCOM
6 16 (3.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (1.99%) NetBackup
8 9 (1.79%) Tivoli
9 8 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (1.59%) Opsview
10 7 (1.39%) Data Guard
11 6 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.80%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.80%) Cacti
12 4 (0.80%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.80%) SCSM
12 4 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
14 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
14 2 (0.40%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 262 (52.19%) VMware
2 179 (35.66%) Microsoft
3 151 (30.08%) Cisco
4 129 (25.70%) Citrix
5 114 (22.71%) HP
6 62 (12.35%) NetApp
7 52 (10.36%) EMC
8 44 (8.76%) Oracle
9 38 (7.57%) IBM
9 38 (7.57%) 3PAR
10 31 (6.18%) Red Hat
11 29 (5.78%) Brocade
12 27 (5.38%) Dell
13 26 (5.18%) Symantec
14 20 (3.98%) Juniper
15 18 (3.59%) Sun
16 17 (3.39%) SolarWinds
17 16 (3.19%) Veeam
18 15 (2.99%) CommVault
19 13 (2.59%) Lotus
Harwich, Essex
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
Harwich, Essex
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago