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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 75 88 102
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 21 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.77% 1.42% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 12.58% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,585 £40,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
119 159 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.02% 11.32% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56 117 101
Median salary £38,835 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £46,375 £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 25 June 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Windows Server
3 23 (53.49%) Active Directory
4 22 (51.16%) VMware
5 21 (48.84%) Data Centre
6 19 (44.19%) Banking
7 18 (41.86%) Degree
8 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (39.53%) High Availability
8 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
9 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
9 16 (37.21%) Firewall
10 15 (34.88%) WAN
10 15 (34.88%) People Management
11 14 (32.56%) Oracle
11 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
11 14 (32.56%) Finance
12 13 (30.23%) SQL
12 13 (30.23%) ITIL
12 13 (30.23%) DHCP
12 13 (30.23%) LAN
12 13 (30.23%) DNS
13 12 (27.91%) RDBMS
13 12 (27.91%) Calypso
13 12 (27.91%) Fidessa
13 12 (27.91%) HP
13 12 (27.91%) MySQL
13 12 (27.91%) Sybase
13 12 (27.91%) Financial Institution

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 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Markit EDM
1 12 (27.91%) MultiFonds
1 12 (27.91%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.63%) IaaS
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.30%) Office 365
4 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.33%) Bluemix
5 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) Firewall
1 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
2 15 (34.88%) WAN
3 13 (30.23%) DHCP
3 13 (30.23%) DNS
3 13 (30.23%) LAN
4 12 (27.91%) Multicast
5 8 (18.60%) NAS
6 6 (13.95%) VPN
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.98%) IPsec
7 3 (6.98%) Network Security
7 3 (6.98%) SSL
7 3 (6.98%) Wireless
8 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (2.33%) FirePass
8 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.33%) LDAP
8 1 (2.33%) MPLS
8 1 (2.33%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) MySQL
2 12 (27.91%) RDBMS
2 12 (27.91%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.33%) Informix
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (44.19%) Banking
2 14 (32.56%) Finance
3 12 (27.91%) Financial Institution
3 12 (27.91%) Investment Banking
3 12 (27.91%) Private Banking
4 6 (13.95%) Games
5 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Architect
2 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 5 (11.63%) IT Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (9.30%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) IT Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Platform Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Server Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) LAMP
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Data Centre
2 12 (27.91%) Grid Computing
3 6 (13.95%) Public Cloud
4 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.98%) Clustering
6 3 (6.98%) Informatics
6 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.65%) PKI
7 2 (4.65%) Replication
8 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.33%) EPoS
8 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
8 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
8 1 (2.33%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Windows Server
3 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (18.60%) Linux
6 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.33%) Solaris
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) High Availability
2 15 (34.88%) People Management
3 13 (30.23%) ITIL
4 12 (27.91%) Electronic Trading
4 12 (27.91%) Investment Management
5 10 (23.26%) Load Balancing
6 8 (18.60%) Change Control
6 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
8 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (11.63%) Re-Platforming
8 5 (11.63%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 4 (9.30%) Line Management
10 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.98%) Analytics
10 3 (6.98%) CRM
10 3 (6.98%) DevOps
10 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (4.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Degree
2 7 (16.28%) MCSE
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.98%) CISSP
3 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.98%) MCSA
4 2 (4.65%) CCNA
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.65%) MCP
4 2 (4.65%) MCTS
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) Active Directory
2 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.91%) Hyper-V
4 7 (16.28%) vSphere
5 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.33%) Docker
7 1 (2.33%) NFS
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) SCOM
3 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.33%) Ansible
4 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.33%) Puppet
4 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) VMware
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (32.56%) Oracle
4 12 (27.91%) Bloomberg
4 12 (27.91%) Calypso
4 12 (27.91%) Charles River
4 12 (27.91%) Fidessa
4 12 (27.91%) HP
4 12 (27.91%) IBM
4 12 (27.91%) Linedata
4 12 (27.91%) Reuters
4 12 (27.91%) Sybase
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco
6 5 (11.63%) NetApp
6 5 (11.63%) Remedy
7 4 (9.30%) Citrix
8 2 (4.65%) CommVault
8 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.65%) Symantec
9 1 (2.33%) Veeam