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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 139 96 80
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 134 202 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.82% 2.63% 3.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.30% 12.58% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 96 179 216
Average salary £39,800 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
1186 1606 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.14% 20.90% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1304 1230
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -24 42 £48,000 -4.00% 7
Essex +4 37 £39,600 -9.48% 2
Bedfordshire -39 26 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Cambridgeshire +18 23 £37,400 -15.00% 2
Suffolk -18 3 £35,486 -33.97% 1
Norfolk - 3 £34,000 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 265 (65.92%) VMware
2 261 (64.93%) Windows
3 187 (46.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 171 (42.54%) Active Directory
5 140 (34.83%) Microsoft
6 134 (33.33%) Citrix
7 126 (31.34%) Linux
8 115 (28.61%) HP
9 112 (27.86%) Cisco
9 112 (27.86%) MS Exchange
10 105 (26.12%) Firewall
11 103 (25.62%) DNS
12 99 (24.63%) Data Centre
13 92 (22.89%) DHCP
14 88 (21.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 87 (21.64%) Hyper-V
16 83 (20.65%) NAS
16 83 (20.65%) ITIL
17 76 (18.91%) SQL
18 71 (17.66%) Windows Server 2012
19 69 (17.16%) WAN
20 66 (16.42%) LAN
20 66 (16.42%) SQL Server
20 66 (16.42%) UNIX
21 65 (16.17%) Disaster Recovery
22 64 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
23 60 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
24 59 (14.68%) Microsoft Certification
24 59 (14.68%) NetApp
24 59 (14.68%) VMware ESX

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 112 (27.86%) MS Exchange
2 60 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (9.20%) SharePoint
5 26 (6.47%) Apache
6 22 (5.47%) Tomcat
7 20 (4.98%) Lync
8 16 (3.98%) IIS
9 14 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (1.00%) nginx
14 4 (1.00%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.75%) Moodle
15 3 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.75%) Joomla!
15 3 (0.75%) WordPress
16 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (11.44%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.98%) MS Office
3 11 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (9.20%) Office 365
3 15 (3.73%) IaaS
4 7 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.24%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.75%) SaaS
6 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.50%) PaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 105 (26.12%) Firewall
2 103 (25.62%) DNS
3 92 (22.89%) DHCP
4 83 (20.65%) NAS
5 69 (17.16%) WAN
6 66 (16.42%) LAN
7 48 (11.94%) TCP/IP
8 38 (9.45%) iSCSI
9 35 (8.71%) Fibre Channel
10 32 (7.96%) VLAN
11 27 (6.72%) VoIP
12 26 (6.47%) LDAP
13 23 (5.72%) Wi-Fi
14 21 (5.22%) VPN
15 16 (3.98%) SSL
15 16 (3.98%) PABX
16 12 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (2.24%) Wireless
18 8 (1.99%) OSPF
18 8 (1.99%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (3.98%) OLTP
5 14 (3.48%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.49%) MySQL
7 10 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (2.24%) Big Data
8 9 (2.24%) MS Access
9 8 (1.99%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.00%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.50%) DTS
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) MSI
General
1 43 (10.70%) Finance
2 20 (4.98%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.49%) Retail
4 7 (1.74%) Games
5 5 (1.24%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.00%) Banking
7 3 (0.75%) Publishing
7 3 (0.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Advertising
8 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (16.42%) Administrator
2 55 (13.68%) Architect
3 46 (11.44%) Systems Administrator
4 45 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 43 (10.70%) Systems Engineer
6 33 (8.21%) Support Engineer
6 33 (8.21%) Infrastructure Architect
7 28 (6.97%) Consultant
8 26 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (5.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 20 (4.98%) Analyst
11 18 (4.48%) Systems Support
12 17 (4.23%) UNIX Administrator
13 15 (3.73%) Storage Specialist
13 15 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
14 14 (3.48%) DBA
15 13 (3.23%) Technical Architect
15 13 (3.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 13 (3.23%) Server Engineer
15 13 (3.23%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.74%) Web Services
2 8 (1.99%) Flash
3 6 (1.49%) Middleware
3 6 (1.49%) LAMP
4 3 (0.75%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 1 (0.25%) .NET
5 1 (0.25%) COM
5 1 (0.25%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 99 (24.63%) Data Centre
2 53 (13.18%) Clustering
3 48 (11.94%) Replication
4 24 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.73%) Hybrid Cloud
6 17 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 17 (4.23%) iSeries
7 16 (3.98%) BYOD
8 14 (3.48%) Enterprise Storage
8 14 (3.48%) Fat Client
8 14 (3.48%) Thin Client
9 12 (2.99%) AS400
10 9 (2.24%) Blackberry
10 9 (2.24%) CMDB
10 9 (2.24%) EMC VNX
11 7 (1.74%) HP Superdome
12 5 (1.24%) EqualLogic
12 5 (1.24%) User Experience
12 5 (1.24%) LPAR
13 4 (1.00%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 261 (64.93%) Windows
2 126 (31.34%) Linux
3 88 (21.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (17.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (16.42%) UNIX
6 64 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (6.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (6.22%) Windows 7
8 25 (6.22%) Solaris
8 25 (6.22%) AIX
9 19 (4.73%) Debian
10 15 (3.73%) Data ONTAP
11 14 (3.48%) Windows 8
12 12 (2.99%) HPUX
13 11 (2.74%) Windows 2000
14 8 (1.99%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.99%) Ubuntu
15 7 (1.74%) CentOS
15 7 (1.74%) VMS
16 5 (1.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (20.65%) ITIL
2 65 (16.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 48 (11.94%) Capacity Planning
4 47 (11.69%) Performance Tuning
5 42 (10.45%) Migration
6 35 (8.71%) Project Management
7 30 (7.46%) Change Management
8 27 (6.72%) Data Centre Operations
9 24 (5.97%) High Availability
9 24 (5.97%) Capacity Management
10 21 (5.22%) Load Balancing
11 20 (4.98%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.48%) Server Building
12 18 (4.48%) Logistics
12 18 (4.48%) Incident Management
13 15 (3.73%) Service Delivery
14 14 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (3.48%) Performance Management
15 13 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
16 12 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (18.91%) SQL
2 42 (10.45%) PowerShell
3 24 (5.97%) Shell Script
3 24 (5.97%) Perl
4 16 (3.98%) Bash Shell
4 16 (3.98%) Python
5 14 (3.48%) VBScript
6 4 (1.00%) VBA
6 4 (1.00%) AWK
7 3 (0.75%) PHP
7 3 (0.75%) Java
8 2 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (14.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (12.19%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (12.19%) MCSE
3 43 (10.70%) CCNA
4 33 (8.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (5.47%) Citrix Certification
6 20 (4.98%) MCSA
7 18 (4.48%) CCNP
8 17 (4.23%) Degree
9 16 (3.98%) MCP
10 15 (3.73%) CCA
11 13 (3.23%) MCITP
12 9 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (1.74%) SC Cleared
13 7 (1.74%) Security Cleared
14 5 (1.24%) CCIA
14 5 (1.24%) LPIC
14 5 (1.24%) MCTS
14 5 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.21%) SLA
2 4 (1.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 187 (46.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 171 (42.54%) Active Directory
3 87 (21.64%) Hyper-V
4 59 (14.68%) VMware ESX
5 33 (8.21%) Terminal Services
5 33 (8.21%) vSphere
6 24 (5.97%) XenApp
7 18 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (4.23%) XenServer
9 12 (2.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 10 (2.49%) XenDesktop
11 8 (1.99%) Samba
12 7 (1.74%) Xen
12 7 (1.74%) ISA Server
12 7 (1.74%) Terminal Server
13 5 (1.24%) Firmware
13 5 (1.24%) PowerHA
13 5 (1.24%) vCloud
14 4 (1.00%) SRDF
14 4 (1.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 24 (5.97%) SCCM
2 16 (3.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (3.23%) Tivoli
4 11 (2.74%) Backup Exec
4 11 (2.74%) Nagios
4 11 (2.74%) Puppet
5 10 (2.49%) vMotion
5 10 (2.49%) SCOM
5 10 (2.49%) BMC PATROL
6 8 (1.99%) Cacti
7 7 (1.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.24%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (1.00%) SnapMirror
9 4 (1.00%) SnapVault
9 4 (1.00%) Data Guard
9 4 (1.00%) ARCserve
9 4 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.75%) WSUS
10 3 (0.75%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 265 (65.92%) VMware
2 140 (34.83%) Microsoft
3 134 (33.33%) Citrix
4 115 (28.61%) HP
5 112 (27.86%) Cisco
6 59 (14.68%) NetApp
7 50 (12.44%) Oracle
8 41 (10.20%) 3PAR
9 30 (7.46%) Brocade
10 27 (6.72%) Veeam
11 24 (5.97%) Red Hat
11 24 (5.97%) IBM
12 23 (5.72%) BMC
13 18 (4.48%) Dell
13 18 (4.48%) Fujitsu
13 18 (4.48%) SonicWALL
14 17 (4.23%) Juniper
15 16 (3.98%) Symantec
16 15 (3.73%) Apple
16 15 (3.73%) CommVault
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Up to £55,000 per annum + £5k Car Al
Posted: 2 days ago
Manningtree, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago