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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 84 83 99
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 13 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 1.23% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.02% 10.24% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Average salary £41,500 £36,878 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.53% -22.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £36,878 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £46,251 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.23% -4.70%
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
118 166 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.26% 11.99% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 80 92 118
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,895
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (72.92%) Windows
2 29 (60.42%) Windows Server
3 26 (54.17%) Finance
4 22 (45.83%) VMware
5 20 (41.67%) High Availability
6 17 (35.42%) Relational Database
6 17 (35.42%) Data Centre
6 17 (35.42%) RDBMS
7 16 (33.33%) Oracle
8 15 (31.25%) WAN
8 15 (31.25%) Degree
9 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
10 13 (27.08%) MySQL
10 13 (27.08%) IBM
10 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
10 13 (27.08%) Clustering
10 13 (27.08%) Financial Institution
10 13 (27.08%) Problem Management
10 13 (27.08%) People Management
11 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (25.00%) SQL
12 11 (22.92%) Sybase
12 11 (22.92%) LAN
12 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
12 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
12 11 (22.92%) Calypso
12 11 (22.92%) Fidessa
12 11 (22.92%) HP
12 11 (22.92%) NetApp
12 11 (22.92%) Reuters

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Markit EDM
1 11 (22.92%) MultiFonds
1 11 (22.92%) thinkFolio
2 2 (4.17%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) WAN
2 11 (22.92%) LAN
2 11 (22.92%) Multicast
2 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
3 10 (20.83%) iSCSI
4 7 (14.58%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (10.42%) NAS
6 4 (8.33%) VoIP
7 3 (6.25%) Firewall
8 2 (4.17%) DHCP
8 2 (4.17%) DNS
9 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.08%) Internet
9 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) RDBMS
1 17 (35.42%) Relational Database
2 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 13 (27.08%) MySQL
4 5 (10.42%) DTS
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 7
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (8.33%) GIS
6 3 (6.25%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (54.17%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Financial Institution
3 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 11 (22.92%) Investment Banking
3 11 (22.92%) Private Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (12.50%) DBA
2 6 (12.50%) NetApp Specialist
2 6 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 5 (10.42%) Administrator
3 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) SQL DBA
4 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.25%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Operations Manager
5 3 (6.25%) SAN Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) SAN Storage Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) SAN Support
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Data Centre
2 13 (27.08%) Clustering
3 11 (22.92%) Grid Computing
4 8 (16.67%) Replication
5 3 (6.25%) EqualLogic
5 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) EPoS
6 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (72.92%) Windows
2 29 (60.42%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (12.50%) Unix
7 5 (10.42%) Linux
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) High Availability
2 13 (27.08%) People Management
2 13 (27.08%) Problem Management
3 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (22.92%) Electronic Trading
4 11 (22.92%) Investment Management
5 9 (18.75%) Change Management
6 7 (14.58%) Project Management
7 6 (12.50%) ITIL
8 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.42%) Service Management
9 4 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.33%) Migration
9 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (6.25%) Change Control
10 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
10 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.33%) C
4 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) CCNA
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.33%) MCSE
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) EMCIE
5 1 (2.08%) OCP
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.58%) NFS
5 4 (8.33%) vSphere
6 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 4 (8.33%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (4.17%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (4.17%) Cacti
3 2 (4.17%) Check_MK
3 2 (4.17%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.08%) Ansible
4 1 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) VMware
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle
3 13 (27.08%) IBM
3 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.92%) Bloomberg
4 11 (22.92%) Calypso
4 11 (22.92%) Charles River
4 11 (22.92%) Fidessa
4 11 (22.92%) HP
4 11 (22.92%) Linedata
4 11 (22.92%) NetApp
4 11 (22.92%) Reuters
4 11 (22.92%) Sybase
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco
5 5 (10.42%) Symantec
6 3 (6.25%) Citrix
6 3 (6.25%) Dell
7 2 (4.17%) EMC
7 2 (4.17%) Sun
7 2 (4.17%) Veeam
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