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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 80 101 73
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -28
Permanent jobs citing SAN 21 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.56% 0.35% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.43% 2.62% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 16
Average salary £36,878 £40,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £66,100 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +6.25%
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
169 191 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.58% 13.25% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 87 128 107
Average salary £35,000 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.94% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) VMware
3 23 (71.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (59.38%) Cisco
5 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
7 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 9 (28.13%) DNS
9 9 (28.13%) Finance
9 9 (28.13%) Law
10 8 (25.00%) Firewall
10 8 (25.00%) NAS
10 8 (25.00%) EMC
11 7 (21.88%) WAN
11 7 (21.88%) ITIL
11 7 (21.88%) LAN
11 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
11 7 (21.88%) Degree
11 7 (21.88%) Asset Management
11 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (18.75%) Windows Phone
12 6 (18.75%) Lync
12 6 (18.75%) Clustering
12 6 (18.75%) IP Telephony
12 6 (18.75%) Cisco IPT

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (18.75%) Lync
3 6 (18.75%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) DNS
2 8 (25.00%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) NAS
3 7 (21.88%) WAN
3 7 (21.88%) LAN
4 6 (18.75%) IP Telephony
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (18.75%) Network Security
5 4 (12.50%) MPLS
6 3 (9.38%) MRTG
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (6.25%) Wireless
7 2 (6.25%) VoIP
8 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.13%) VPN
8 1 (3.13%) DMZ
8 1 (3.13%) OSPF
8 1 (3.13%) BGP
8 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.13%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
1 9 (28.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Wintel Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Velocity
2 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
2 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.50%) Kindle
5 2 (6.25%) Replication
6 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.13%) iPad
6 1 (3.13%) SCADA
6 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Phone
4 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
7 1 (3.13%) HPUX
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
1 7 (21.88%) Asset Management
2 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.25%) Analytics
3 2 (6.25%) DevOps
3 2 (6.25%) Line Management
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.25%) TDD
3 2 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.13%) Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.63%) MCSE
3 5 (15.63%) MCITP
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) APMP
5 1 (3.13%) VCP4
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (71.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.63%) vSphere
5 4 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Control-M
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 19 (59.38%) Cisco
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) EMC
5 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds
6 5 (15.63%) HP
7 4 (12.50%) Brocade
7 4 (12.50%) Veeam
8 3 (9.38%) Intel
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle
8 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
8 3 (9.38%) BMC
8 3 (9.38%) NetApp
9 2 (6.25%) IBM
10 1 (3.13%) Nortel
10 1 (3.13%) Avaya
10 1 (3.13%) Juniper
10 1 (3.13%) Apple
10 1 (3.13%) webMethods
10 1 (3.13%) Clearswift
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago