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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 87 96 81
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 225 219 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.92% 2.69% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.01% 13.65% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 166 188 230
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,143 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,500 £62,500
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
1499 1604 1603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.42% 19.70% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1262 1268
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,007 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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 3 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 +6 78 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Cambridgeshire +38 56 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Essex +14 41 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Bedfordshire -19 30 £43,750 +25.00% 4
Suffolk -10 17 £36,750 -18.33%
Norfolk -6 3 £30,000 -17.24%
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 334 (69.29%) Windows
2 305 (63.28%) VMware
3 225 (46.68%) Active Directory
4 204 (42.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 187 (38.80%) Microsoft
6 170 (35.27%) Citrix
7 141 (29.25%) HP
8 137 (28.42%) Linux
9 134 (27.80%) Cisco
10 129 (26.76%) MS Exchange
11 127 (26.35%) SQL
12 121 (25.10%) Firewall
13 111 (23.03%) DNS
14 108 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 105 (21.78%) ITIL
16 97 (20.12%) SQL Server
17 93 (19.29%) Data Centre
18 92 (19.09%) DHCP
19 88 (18.26%) WAN
19 88 (18.26%) NAS
20 84 (17.43%) Windows Server 2003
21 80 (16.60%) Disaster Recovery
22 78 (16.18%) Hyper-V
22 78 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
23 76 (15.77%) LAN
24 70 (14.52%) UNIX
24 70 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
24 70 (14.52%) VMware ESX
25 69 (14.32%) Exchange Server 2010
26 67 (13.90%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 129 (26.76%) MS Exchange
2 69 (14.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 38 (7.88%) SharePoint
4 33 (6.85%) Lync
5 24 (4.98%) IIS
6 17 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (3.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (2.90%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (2.70%) Apache
10 9 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.04%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.62%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.62%) WordPress
12 3 (0.62%) nginx
12 3 (0.62%) Moodle
12 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 67 (13.90%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.81%) MS Office
3 16 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.41%) MS Project
4 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.62%) Magento
3 1 (0.21%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.21%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.21%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.21%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.21%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 43 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (7.26%) Office 365
3 34 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.28%) IaaS
5 7 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.04%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.41%) IBM PureFlex
8 2 (0.41%) SaaS
8 2 (0.41%) PaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 121 (25.10%) Firewall
2 111 (23.03%) DNS
3 92 (19.09%) DHCP
4 88 (18.26%) WAN
4 88 (18.26%) NAS
5 76 (15.77%) LAN
6 52 (10.79%) VLAN
7 51 (10.58%) Fibre Channel
8 43 (8.92%) TCP/IP
9 30 (6.22%) VPN
9 30 (6.22%) LDAP
9 30 (6.22%) VoIP
9 30 (6.22%) iSCSI
10 28 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
11 22 (4.56%) SSL
12 16 (3.32%) PABX
13 14 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (2.28%) FTP
15 9 (1.87%) OSPF
16 8 (1.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (20.12%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (3.32%) OLTP
4 16 (3.32%) MS Access
4 16 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.49%) Big Data
6 11 (2.28%) MySQL
7 10 (2.07%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.66%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.04%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.41%) DTS
13 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (0.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 65 (13.49%) Finance
2 26 (5.39%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.70%) Retail
4 10 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.24%) Legal
6 5 (1.04%) Games
6 5 (1.04%) Banking
7 2 (0.41%) Law
8 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (12.66%) Administrator
1 61 (12.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 51 (10.58%) Architect
3 50 (10.37%) Support Engineer
4 47 (9.75%) Analyst
5 46 (9.54%) 3rd Line Support
6 39 (8.09%) Systems Administrator
7 37 (7.68%) Consultant
8 36 (7.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 34 (7.05%) Systems Engineer
10 29 (6.02%) Infrastructure Architect
11 27 (5.60%) Storage Specialist
12 25 (5.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 22 (4.56%) Server Engineer
14 20 (4.15%) Support Analyst
14 20 (4.15%) DBA
15 19 (3.94%) Systems Support
16 18 (3.73%) Backup Specialist
17 17 (3.53%) Senior Storage Specialist
18 16 (3.32%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.15%) Web Services
2 18 (3.73%) Flash
3 7 (1.45%) HTML
3 7 (1.45%) CSS
4 6 (1.24%) .NET
4 6 (1.24%) LAMP
5 4 (0.83%) Middleware
6 3 (0.62%) Alternative PHP Cache
7 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.41%) J2EE
8 1 (0.21%) COM
8 1 (0.21%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (19.29%) Data Centre
2 58 (12.03%) Clustering
3 57 (11.83%) Replication
4 35 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 19 (3.94%) AS400
6 19 (3.94%) iSeries
7 18 (3.73%) BYOD
8 17 (3.53%) CMDB
8 17 (3.53%) Management Information System
9 14 (2.90%) Thin Client
9 14 (2.90%) Fat Client
10 12 (2.49%) Blackberry
10 12 (2.49%) EMC VNX
11 8 (1.66%) EMC VMAX
11 8 (1.66%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.45%) HP Superdome
12 7 (1.45%) EqualLogic
12 7 (1.45%) HP Storage
12 7 (1.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 334 (69.29%) Windows
2 137 (28.42%) Linux
3 108 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (17.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 78 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (14.52%) UNIX
7 34 (7.05%) Solaris
7 34 (7.05%) AIX
8 26 (5.39%) Windows 7
9 25 (5.19%) Data ONTAP
10 23 (4.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (3.53%) Windows 8
12 15 (3.11%) Windows 2000
13 13 (2.70%) Windows XP
13 13 (2.70%) Debian
14 12 (2.49%) HPUX
15 8 (1.66%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.66%) CentOS
16 6 (1.24%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (21.78%) ITIL
2 80 (16.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 56 (11.62%) Capacity Planning
4 50 (10.37%) Performance Tuning
5 41 (8.51%) Migration
6 37 (7.68%) Change Management
7 34 (7.05%) Mentoring
8 28 (5.81%) Project Management
9 26 (5.39%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (4.98%) Capacity Management
10 24 (4.98%) Incident Management
11 20 (4.15%) High Availability
12 18 (3.73%) Load Balancing
12 18 (3.73%) Service Delivery
12 18 (3.73%) Server Building
13 17 (3.53%) Network Monitoring
14 15 (3.11%) Performance Monitoring
14 15 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (2.90%) Data Centre Operations
15 14 (2.90%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 127 (26.35%) SQL
2 47 (9.75%) PowerShell
3 27 (5.60%) Shell Script
4 21 (4.36%) VBScript
5 18 (3.73%) Perl
6 10 (2.07%) Bash Shell
7 7 (1.45%) Python
7 7 (1.45%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.83%) C
8 4 (0.83%) VBA
9 3 (0.62%) PHP
10 2 (0.41%) C#
10 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.21%) VB
11 1 (0.21%) Java
11 1 (0.21%) AWK
Qualifications
1 70 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (11.62%) MCSE
3 53 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (9.96%) CCNA
5 40 (8.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 30 (6.22%) MCSA
7 26 (5.39%) Degree
8 20 (4.15%) Citrix Certification
9 19 (3.94%) CCNP
10 16 (3.32%) MCP
10 16 (3.32%) CCA
11 13 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.49%) MCITP
13 11 (2.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (1.45%) SC Cleared
14 7 (1.45%) Security Cleared
15 5 (1.04%) LPIC
15 5 (1.04%) IBM Certification
16 3 (0.62%) VCP5
17 2 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.64%) SLA
2 5 (1.04%) COBIT
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 225 (46.68%) Active Directory
2 204 (42.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (16.18%) Hyper-V
4 70 (14.52%) VMware ESX
5 42 (8.71%) vSphere
6 35 (7.26%) XenApp
7 32 (6.64%) Terminal Services
8 22 (4.56%) XenServer
9 20 (4.15%) XenDesktop
10 18 (3.73%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (1.87%) Xen
12 9 (1.87%) Samba
13 8 (1.66%) SRDF
13 8 (1.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 8 (1.66%) Terminal Server
14 7 (1.45%) NFS
14 7 (1.45%) ISA Server
15 6 (1.24%) Firmware
16 5 (1.04%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 37 (7.68%) SCCM
2 21 (4.36%) Tivoli
3 20 (4.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 16 (3.32%) SCOM
5 14 (2.90%) Backup Exec
6 10 (2.07%) Nagios
7 9 (1.87%) WSUS
7 9 (1.87%) Cacti
8 8 (1.66%) Puppet
8 8 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (1.66%) SnapMirror
8 8 (1.66%) SnapVault
9 7 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (1.24%) BMC PATROL
10 6 (1.24%) vMotion
10 6 (1.24%) EMC VPLEX
11 5 (1.04%) Opsview
12 4 (0.83%) Oracle ZFS
12 4 (0.83%) ARCserve
13 3 (0.62%) cPanel
Vendors
1 305 (63.28%) VMware
2 187 (38.80%) Microsoft
3 170 (35.27%) Citrix
4 141 (29.25%) HP
5 134 (27.80%) Cisco
6 66 (13.69%) NetApp
7 64 (13.28%) Oracle
8 59 (12.24%) 3PAR
9 41 (8.51%) Brocade
10 35 (7.26%) IBM
10 35 (7.26%) CommVault
11 26 (5.39%) BMC
12 25 (5.19%) Veeam
13 23 (4.77%) Dell
14 22 (4.56%) EMC
15 19 (3.94%) Symantec
16 18 (3.73%) Red Hat
17 17 (3.53%) Fujitsu
18 15 (3.11%) Hitachi
19 14 (2.90%) Apple
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