The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 63 77 102
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +25
Permanent jobs citing SAN 30 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.43% 1.41% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.06% 10.92% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
136 174 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.99% 12.88% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67 123 101
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAN.

1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 28 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 23 (50.00%) VMware
4 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 22 (47.83%) Data Centre
5 19 (41.30%) Banking
6 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (36.96%) High Availability
7 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (36.96%) Degree
8 16 (34.78%) Finance
8 16 (34.78%) Oracle
8 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
8 16 (34.78%) People Management
9 15 (32.61%) WAN
9 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
9 15 (32.61%) Firewall
10 14 (30.43%) SQL
10 14 (30.43%) ITIL
11 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
11 13 (28.26%) LAN
11 13 (28.26%) IBM
11 13 (28.26%) RDBMS
11 13 (28.26%) Relational Database
12 12 (26.09%) Multicast
12 12 (26.09%) Markit EDM
12 12 (26.09%) Investment Management
12 12 (26.09%) thinkFolio
12 12 (26.09%) Electronic Trading
12 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Markit EDM
1 12 (26.09%) MultiFonds
1 12 (26.09%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) IaaS
2 4 (8.70%) Office 365
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.17%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) Firewall
1 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
1 15 (32.61%) WAN
2 13 (28.26%) LAN
3 12 (26.09%) DHCP
3 12 (26.09%) DNS
3 12 (26.09%) Multicast
4 7 (15.22%) NAS
5 6 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.52%) IPsec
6 3 (6.52%) Network Security
6 3 (6.52%) SSL
6 3 (6.52%) Wireless
7 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.17%) FirePass
7 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) RDBMS
1 13 (28.26%) Relational Database
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.09%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (41.30%) Banking
2 16 (34.78%) Finance
3 12 (26.09%) Financial Institution
3 12 (26.09%) Investment Banking
3 12 (26.09%) Private Banking
4 6 (13.04%) Games
5 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (10.87%) IT Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 4 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) IT Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Platform Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.17%) DBA
7 1 (2.17%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
1 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 12 (26.09%) Grid Computing
3 5 (10.87%) Public Cloud
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (6.52%) Clustering
5 3 (6.52%) Informatics
5 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.52%) Replication
6 2 (4.35%) PKI
7 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.17%) EPoS
7 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.17%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 28 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (17.39%) Linux
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.52%) Unix
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.17%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) High Availability
2 16 (34.78%) People Management
3 14 (30.43%) ITIL
4 12 (26.09%) Electronic Trading
4 12 (26.09%) Investment Management
5 10 (21.74%) Load Balancing
6 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (15.22%) Change Control
8 5 (10.87%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 4 (8.70%) Line Management
9 4 (8.70%) Re-Platforming
9 4 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
10 3 (6.52%) Analytics
10 3 (6.52%) Change Management
10 3 (6.52%) CRM
10 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (6.52%) Patch Management
10 3 (6.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Ruby
3 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) MCSE
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.52%) CISSP
4 3 (6.52%) MCSA
5 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.35%) MCP
5 2 (4.35%) MCTS
5 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.17%) OCP
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
4 7 (15.22%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.17%) Docker
6 1 (2.17%) NFS
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) SCCM
2 6 (13.04%) SCOM
3 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.17%) Ansible
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) VMware
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) Oracle
3 13 (28.26%) IBM
4 12 (26.09%) Bloomberg
4 12 (26.09%) Calypso
4 12 (26.09%) Charles River
4 12 (26.09%) Fidessa
4 12 (26.09%) HP
4 12 (26.09%) Linedata
4 12 (26.09%) Reuters
4 12 (26.09%) Sybase
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco
6 5 (10.87%) NetApp
7 4 (8.70%) Remedy
8 3 (6.52%) Citrix
9 2 (4.35%) CommVault
9 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.35%) Symantec
10 1 (2.17%) Veeam