The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 84 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs citing SAN 19 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.33% 0.75% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.18% 6.49% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 5
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
156 185 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.94% 11.59% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 116 111 62
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £77,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SAN
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Edinburgh region.

SAN Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SAN
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 35 (87.50%) VMware
2 33 (82.50%) Windows
3 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
4 18 (45.00%) Cisco
4 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
6 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (30.00%) Finance
9 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
9 11 (27.50%) WAN
9 11 (27.50%) vSphere
9 11 (27.50%) Asset Management
9 11 (27.50%) Degree
10 10 (25.00%) DNS
10 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 9 (22.50%) Firewall
12 7 (17.50%) Splunk
12 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
12 7 (17.50%) SCCM
12 7 (17.50%) Network Security
12 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
12 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
12 7 (17.50%) Nagios
12 7 (17.50%) LAN
12 7 (17.50%) SLA
12 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
12 7 (17.50%) Java
12 7 (17.50%) .NET

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.50%) Apache
4 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) WAN
2 10 (25.00%) DNS
3 9 (22.50%) Firewall
4 7 (17.50%) LAN
4 7 (17.50%) Network Security
5 6 (15.00%) NAS
6 5 (12.50%) MPLS
7 4 (10.00%) Wireless
7 4 (10.00%) MRTG
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (7.50%) DHCP
9 2 (5.00%) VPN
9 2 (5.00%) VoIP
9 2 (5.00%) IPsec
9 2 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Law
4 2 (5.00%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
5 5 (12.50%) UNIX Technical Specialist
6 4 (10.00%) Systems Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Wintel Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) IT Operations Manager
8 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Operations Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Network Support
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) LPAR
4 4 (10.00%) Clustering
4 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.00%) Replication
5 2 (5.00%) Kindle
5 2 (5.00%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.50%) DTV
6 1 (2.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.50%) UNIX
6 3 (7.50%) Linux
6 3 (7.50%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Asset Management
2 6 (15.00%) Information Security
2 6 (15.00%) Change Management
2 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.50%) Process Management
3 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (7.50%) Open Source
5 3 (7.50%) BCP
5 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.50%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Game Development
7 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) Java
1 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) Lua
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (7.50%) MCITP
4 2 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
2 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (27.50%) vSphere
4 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) SCCM
1 7 (17.50%) Nagios
2 5 (12.50%) SCOM
3 4 (10.00%) Puppet
3 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) VMware
2 18 (45.00%) Cisco
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.50%) Splunk
5 6 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (12.50%) Hitachi
6 5 (12.50%) IBM
7 4 (10.00%) EMC
7 4 (10.00%) Veeam
7 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 4 (10.00%) F5
8 3 (7.50%) Brocade
8 3 (7.50%) NetApp
8 3 (7.50%) Perforce
9 1 (2.50%) Apple
9 1 (2.50%) Symantec
9 1 (2.50%) Polycom
9 1 (2.50%) Citrix
9 1 (2.50%) Avaya
9 1 (2.50%) Juniper
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ampersand Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago