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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 86 99 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.35% 0.61% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 4.74% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 7
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,760 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
145 190 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.77% 12.80% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 117 116 52
Average salary £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (86.36%) VMware
2 35 (79.55%) Windows
3 20 (45.45%) Cisco
3 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
5 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
7 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
8 13 (29.55%) WAN
8 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (27.27%) vSphere
9 12 (27.27%) Finance
10 11 (25.00%) SCCM
11 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (22.73%) Asset Management
11 10 (22.73%) Linux
11 10 (22.73%) NetApp
12 9 (20.45%) Firewall
12 9 (20.45%) Python
12 9 (20.45%) Degree
12 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
12 9 (20.45%) Data ONTAP
13 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
13 8 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (18.18%) Open Source
13 8 (18.18%) Brocade
13 8 (18.18%) Perforce
13 8 (18.18%) Apache
13 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
13 8 (18.18%) MySQL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (34.09%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.18%) Apache
2 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 7 (15.91%) IIS
4 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (11.36%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) WAN
2 9 (20.45%) Firewall
3 8 (18.18%) DNS
3 8 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (15.91%) Network Security
5 6 (13.64%) DHCP
5 6 (13.64%) LAN
6 5 (11.36%) MPLS
6 5 (11.36%) LDAP
6 5 (11.36%) IPsec
7 4 (9.09%) NAS
7 4 (9.09%) MRTG
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.09%) Wireless
8 2 (4.55%) VoIP
8 2 (4.55%) VPN
8 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) MySQL
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Games
3 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Retail
4 4 (9.09%) Marketing
4 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (9.09%) Electronics
4 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Systems Engineer
1 9 (20.45%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) UNIX Technical Specialist
3 5 (11.36%) UNIX Specialist
3 5 (11.36%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Operations Manager
5 3 (6.82%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) NetApp Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) LPAR
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) DTV
4 3 (6.82%) Replication
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.27%) Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) iPad
6 1 (2.27%) Kindle
6 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (22.73%) Linux
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.45%) Data ONTAP
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Asset Management
2 8 (18.18%) Open Source
3 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 6 (13.64%) Change Management
3 6 (13.64%) Business Continuity
3 6 (13.64%) Information Security
4 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.36%) Process Management
4 5 (11.36%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.82%) BCP
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) Time Management
6 3 (6.82%) Game Development
7 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
2 9 (20.45%) Python
3 7 (15.91%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) Lua
4 3 (6.82%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) CCNP
2 2 (4.55%) CCNA
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) HND
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
2 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
2 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.27%) vSphere
4 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
5 5 (11.36%) DFS Replication
6 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.27%) NFS
7 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) SCCM
2 7 (15.91%) Nagios
3 6 (13.64%) SCOM
4 4 (9.09%) Puppet
4 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) VMware
2 20 (45.45%) Cisco
2 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.73%) NetApp
4 8 (18.18%) Brocade
4 8 (18.18%) Perforce
5 7 (15.91%) Splunk
6 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
7 5 (11.36%) Hitachi
7 5 (11.36%) IBM
8 4 (9.09%) SAP
8 4 (9.09%) EMC
8 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.09%) F5
9 2 (4.55%) Veeam
10 1 (2.27%) Citrix
10 1 (2.27%) Avaya
10 1 (2.27%) Juniper
10 1 (2.27%) Oracle
10 1 (2.27%) Polycom
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 24 days ago