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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 75 108 78
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -30
Permanent jobs citing SAN 24 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.74% 0.37% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.57% 3.24% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 9
Average salary £38,750 £45,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.36% +74.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,813 £41,450 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,050 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
191 185 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.83% 11.29% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 116 131 86
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,698
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (83.33%) Windows
1 35 (83.33%) VMware
2 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (45.24%) Cisco
4 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (30.95%) Finance
6 13 (30.95%) Asset Management
7 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 11 (26.19%) Firewall
8 11 (26.19%) vSphere
9 10 (23.81%) Degree
9 10 (23.81%) WAN
10 9 (21.43%) LAN
10 9 (21.43%) DNS
10 9 (21.43%) EMC
10 9 (21.43%) NAS
11 8 (19.05%) SolarWinds
11 8 (19.05%) Network Security
12 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
12 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
13 6 (14.29%) MPLS
13 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 6 (14.29%) IIS
13 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
13 6 (14.29%) Clustering

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Lync
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.38%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) WAN
3 9 (21.43%) LAN
3 9 (21.43%) DNS
3 9 (21.43%) NAS
4 8 (19.05%) Network Security
5 6 (14.29%) MPLS
6 5 (11.90%) MRTG
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.52%) Wireless
8 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (4.76%) VoIP
9 1 (2.38%) VPN
9 1 (2.38%) OSPF
9 1 (2.38%) BGP
9 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.38%) WAAS
9 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Law
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Wintel Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) UNIX Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Operations Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) Clustering
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) LPAR
3 4 (9.52%) Kindle
4 2 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.38%) SCADA
5 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.90%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (9.52%) UNIX
7 2 (4.76%) Linux
7 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Asset Management
2 5 (11.90%) Change Management
2 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL
3 4 (9.52%) Process Management
3 4 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (7.14%) Time Management
4 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.14%) BCP
4 3 (7.14%) Information Security
4 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.76%) TDD
5 2 (4.76%) Analytics
5 2 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) Java
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.90%) MCITP
2 5 (11.90%) MCSE
3 2 (4.76%) CCNP
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) CCIE
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) ISO 9001
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (26.19%) vSphere
4 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Nagios
2 3 (7.14%) Control-M
2 3 (7.14%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) SCOM
3 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.38%) Puppet
4 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) VMware
2 19 (45.24%) Cisco
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.43%) EMC
5 8 (19.05%) SolarWinds
6 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 5 (11.90%) F5
7 5 (11.90%) IBM
8 4 (9.52%) HP
8 4 (9.52%) Splunk
8 4 (9.52%) Hitachi
8 4 (9.52%) Veeam
9 3 (7.14%) Brocade
9 3 (7.14%) NetApp
9 3 (7.14%) Intel
9 3 (7.14%) BMC
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle
11 1 (2.38%) Citrix
11 1 (2.38%) Apple
11 1 (2.38%) webMethods
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Lloyds Banking Group
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