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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 91 73 94
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 220 244 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.90% 3.42% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.09% 16.08% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 185 211 257
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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
1561 1517 1848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.58% 21.25% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1241 1484
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Bedfordshire +19 81 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Hertfordshire -15 54 £50,000 +14.94% 12
Essex +4 42 £41,000 -18.00% 7
Cambridgeshire -54 25 £44,000 +10.00% 13
Suffolk +13 22 £55,000 +29.41% 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 288 (62.47%) Windows
2 270 (58.57%) VMware
3 166 (36.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 152 (32.97%) Microsoft
5 149 (32.32%) Firewall
6 145 (31.45%) Citrix
7 143 (31.02%) Linux
8 133 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 129 (27.98%) DNS
10 128 (27.77%) Active Directory
11 124 (26.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 117 (25.38%) NAS
13 115 (24.95%) WAN
14 114 (24.73%) LAN
15 112 (24.30%) SQL
16 101 (21.91%) HP
17 100 (21.69%) NetApp
18 97 (21.04%) Cisco
18 97 (21.04%) ITIL
19 94 (20.39%) MS Exchange
20 88 (19.09%) TCP/IP
21 87 (18.87%) DHCP
22 86 (18.66%) Disaster Recovery
23 84 (18.22%) VPN
24 82 (17.79%) MS Excel
24 82 (17.79%) vSphere
25 78 (16.92%) SQL Server
26 77 (16.70%) Hyper-V
27 75 (16.27%) MCSE
28 72 (15.62%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 94 (20.39%) MS Exchange
2 52 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (10.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 45 (9.76%) IIS
5 37 (8.03%) Lotus Domino
6 34 (7.38%) SharePoint
7 22 (4.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (2.60%) Apache
11 11 (2.39%) Lync
12 7 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (1.08%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.87%) SAS
15 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 82 (17.79%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.51%) MS Office
3 3 (0.65%) MS Project
3 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.74%) Oracle CRM
1 8 (1.74%) assyst
1 8 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
1 8 (1.74%) Magento
2 2 (0.43%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.82%) SaaS
3 9 (1.95%) Office 365
3 9 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.08%) IaaS
6 3 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.65%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 149 (32.32%) Firewall
2 129 (27.98%) DNS
3 117 (25.38%) NAS
4 115 (24.95%) WAN
5 114 (24.73%) LAN
6 88 (19.09%) TCP/IP
7 87 (18.87%) DHCP
8 84 (18.22%) VPN
9 39 (8.46%) iSCSI
10 37 (8.03%) Wi-Fi
11 31 (6.72%) Fibre Channel
12 19 (4.12%) Internet
13 17 (3.69%) VLAN
14 16 (3.47%) Reverse Proxy
15 15 (3.25%) VoIP
15 15 (3.25%) LDAP
16 13 (2.82%) HTTP
17 12 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (2.39%) Network Security
19 10 (2.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (4.12%) Oracle Database
3 19 (4.12%) MySQL
4 17 (3.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (2.60%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.65%) Big Data
10 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.22%) DTS
11 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (10.41%) Finance
2 11 (2.39%) Marketing
3 8 (1.74%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.30%) Banking
5 5 (1.08%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.87%) Law
7 3 (0.65%) Automotive
8 2 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Military
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 62 (13.45%) Architect
2 54 (11.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 53 (11.50%) Administrator
4 50 (10.85%) Consultant
5 48 (10.41%) Network Engineer
5 48 (10.41%) Network Support
6 45 (9.76%) Support Engineer
7 43 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 34 (7.38%) Analyst
9 33 (7.16%) Systems Administrator
10 32 (6.94%) Technical Consultant
11 30 (6.51%) Systems Engineer
12 28 (6.07%) Network Support Engineer
13 25 (5.42%) DBA
14 24 (5.21%) Infrastructure Architect
15 23 (4.99%) Storage Specialist
16 22 (4.77%) PC Support
16 22 (4.77%) PC Engineer
17 21 (4.56%) Technical Specialist
17 21 (4.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.81%) Web Services
2 16 (3.47%) Middleware
3 15 (3.25%) XML
4 14 (3.04%) JSON
5 10 (2.17%) .NET
6 2 (0.43%) COM
6 2 (0.43%) WSH
6 2 (0.43%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.15%) Replication
2 42 (9.11%) Blackberry
3 32 (6.94%) SecurID
4 27 (5.86%) Clustering
5 26 (5.64%) CLARiiON
6 24 (5.21%) Firmware
7 23 (4.99%) Computer Science
7 23 (4.99%) Symmetrix DMX
8 20 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (3.47%) EqualLogic
9 16 (3.47%) EMC Centera
9 16 (3.47%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.52%) Symmetrix
10 7 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.08%) Open Source
11 5 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.87%) PKI
12 4 (0.87%) Celerra
13 3 (0.65%) LPAR
13 3 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 288 (62.47%) Windows
2 143 (31.02%) Linux
3 133 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (15.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 68 (14.75%) UNIX
6 47 (10.20%) Windows 7
7 40 (8.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (8.24%) Android
9 36 (7.81%) Windows Phone 8
9 36 (7.81%) Windows Phone
10 35 (7.59%) VMS
11 24 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (3.25%) Oracle Linux
12 15 (3.25%) SUSE
13 13 (2.82%) Windows XP
13 13 (2.82%) Solaris
14 11 (2.39%) AIX
15 10 (2.17%) CentOS
16 8 (1.74%) Apple iOS
17 7 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (21.04%) ITIL
2 86 (18.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 61 (13.23%) Migration
4 35 (7.59%) Service Delivery
4 35 (7.59%) Performance Tuning
5 33 (7.16%) Mentoring
6 25 (5.42%) Project Management
7 24 (5.21%) Asset Management
7 24 (5.21%) DevOps
8 22 (4.77%) Load Balancing
8 22 (4.77%) Data Migration
9 20 (4.34%) Incident Management
10 16 (3.47%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (3.47%) Project Planning
10 16 (3.47%) PRINCE2
10 16 (3.47%) Performance Engineering
10 16 (3.47%) Business Transformation
11 15 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (3.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (24.30%) SQL
2 57 (12.36%) PowerShell
3 47 (10.20%) Shell Script
4 20 (4.34%) Perl
5 19 (4.12%) Bash Shell
6 17 (3.69%) Java
7 16 (3.47%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.39%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.95%) C
9 9 (1.95%) PHP
9 9 (1.95%) Python
10 6 (1.30%) AWK
10 6 (1.30%) VBScript
11 4 (0.87%) VB
12 3 (0.65%) Ruby
12 3 (0.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 124 (26.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (16.27%) MCSE
3 67 (14.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 56 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
5 50 (10.85%) Degree
6 49 (10.63%) CCNA
7 47 (10.20%) MCITP
8 25 (5.42%) MCSA
8 25 (5.42%) CCNP
9 20 (4.34%) MCP
9 20 (4.34%) VCP5
10 15 (3.25%) Citrix Certification
10 15 (3.25%) NCDA
11 14 (3.04%) NCIE
11 14 (3.04%) MCTS
11 14 (3.04%) CCA
12 9 (1.95%) VCAP
12 9 (1.95%) Sun Certification
13 8 (1.74%) CCSP
14 6 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.86%) SLA
2 15 (3.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.87%) QA
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 166 (36.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 128 (27.77%) Active Directory
3 82 (17.79%) vSphere
4 77 (16.70%) Hyper-V
5 57 (12.36%) XenApp
6 51 (11.06%) VMware ESX
7 39 (8.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 30 (6.51%) XenDesktop
9 29 (6.29%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (4.99%) KVM
11 21 (4.56%) XenServer
12 15 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
12 15 (3.25%) Oracle RMAN
13 14 (3.04%) Microsoft App-V
14 12 (2.60%) NFS
15 10 (2.17%) VMware Server
16 9 (1.95%) PowerHA
16 9 (1.95%) SRDF
17 8 (1.74%) vCloud
17 8 (1.74%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 46 (9.98%) Backup Exec
2 34 (7.38%) SCCM
3 32 (6.94%) McAfee ePO
4 31 (6.72%) Puppet
5 25 (5.42%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (3.25%) SCOM
6 15 (3.25%) Data Guard
7 14 (3.04%) NetBackup
8 7 (1.52%) HP SIM
9 6 (1.30%) Opsview
10 5 (1.08%) WSUS
11 4 (0.87%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.87%) Nagios
11 4 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.87%) SCDPM
12 3 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.65%) PureDisk
12 3 (0.65%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 270 (58.57%) VMware
2 152 (32.97%) Microsoft
3 145 (31.45%) Citrix
4 101 (21.91%) HP
5 100 (21.69%) NetApp
6 97 (21.04%) Cisco
7 56 (12.15%) EMC
8 50 (10.85%) Oracle
9 48 (10.41%) Symantec
10 40 (8.68%) Red Hat
10 40 (8.68%) Dell
11 37 (8.03%) Lotus
12 36 (7.81%) McAfee
13 32 (6.94%) Clearswift
14 21 (4.56%) IBM
15 19 (4.12%) Sun
16 15 (3.25%) SAP
16 15 (3.25%) Veeam
17 14 (3.04%) Brocade
17 14 (3.04%) 3PAR
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