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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 78 95 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing SAN 17 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.25% 0.59% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 4.91% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Average salary £36,878 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
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
153 163 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.23% 12.09% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85 109 108
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £58,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) VMware
3 27 (79.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (61.76%) Cisco
5 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
6 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
7 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
9 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (44.12%) Blackberry
9 15 (44.12%) Finance
9 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (41.18%) Firewall
11 12 (35.29%) Law
11 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (32.35%) HP
13 10 (29.41%) ITIL
13 10 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (26.47%) Lync
14 9 (26.47%) Windows Phone
14 9 (26.47%) IIS
14 9 (26.47%) MS Office
14 9 (26.47%) SQL
14 9 (26.47%) Windows XP
14 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (26.47%) IP Telephony
14 9 (26.47%) Brocade
14 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
14 9 (26.47%) PowerShell

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
2 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (26.47%) Lync
3 9 (26.47%) IIS
4 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Maximo
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 9 (26.47%) IP Telephony
2 9 (26.47%) Cisco IPT
3 7 (20.59%) MPLS
3 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 7 (20.59%) NAS
3 7 (20.59%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (17.65%) FCoE
4 6 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
4 6 (17.65%) DMZ
5 3 (8.82%) LAN
5 3 (8.82%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) Network Security
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
6 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) OSPF
7 1 (2.94%) BGP
7 1 (2.94%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Wintel Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) MSMQ
2 2 (5.88%) Velocity
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Blackberry
2 6 (17.65%) Replication
2 6 (17.65%) Mainframe
3 5 (14.71%) Clustering
4 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.82%) Kindle
6 1 (2.94%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Phone
5 9 (26.47%) Windows XP
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (17.65%) HPUX
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 2000
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (8.82%) Linux
9 1 (2.94%) AIX
9 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Project Management
2 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
2 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
2 7 (20.59%) Line Management
3 6 (17.65%) Workflow
4 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.88%) Analytics
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) TDD
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.94%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
6 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
1 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) APMP
3 5 (14.71%) MCSE
3 5 (14.71%) MCITP
4 4 (11.76%) MCSA
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.94%) CCIE
5 1 (2.94%) CCNP
5 1 (2.94%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (79.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
5 7 (20.59%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.88%) vSphere
8 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Control-M
3 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.94%) Nagios
4 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (91.18%) VMware
2 21 (61.76%) Cisco
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 11 (32.35%) HP
5 9 (26.47%) Brocade
6 7 (20.59%) IBM
6 7 (20.59%) Oracle
6 7 (20.59%) EMC
7 6 (17.65%) BT
7 6 (17.65%) Fujitsu
7 6 (17.65%) Nortel
7 6 (17.65%) Avaya
7 6 (17.65%) Juniper
7 6 (17.65%) Clearswift
8 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.82%) BMC
9 3 (8.82%) NetApp
9 3 (8.82%) Intel
10 2 (5.88%) Veeam
11 1 (2.94%) webMethods
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago