The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
UK / England
Rank 226 145 108
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -37
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1166 2100 2789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.48% 2.20% 2.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.10% 12.78% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1779 2376
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12817 16434 18093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.29% 17.20% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10513 13808 14758
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAN
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the England region.

SAN Salary Trend in England

SAN
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SAN Salary Histogram in England

SAN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -63 419 £50,000 -4.76% 52
South East -64 267 £44,500 +1.13% 27
Yorkshire +25 144 £37,500 -6.25% 14
East of England -55 88 £45,000 +7.14% 12
North West -59 70 £35,000 -6.66% 23
East Midlands -21 62 £42,500 +13.33% 6
West Midlands -11 58 £39,000 -2.50% 11
South West -47 54 £34,000 +4.61% 8
North East +8 10 £30,000 +36.36% 4
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for SAN.

1 1805 (65.61%) VMware
2 1772 (64.41%) Windows
3 1270 (46.17%) Active Directory
4 1245 (45.26%) Microsoft
5 1144 (41.58%) Windows Server
6 1134 (41.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1050 (38.17%) Cisco
8 862 (31.33%) Linux
9 825 (29.99%) Firewall
10 734 (26.68%) MS Exchange
11 730 (26.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 719 (26.14%) Hyper-V
13 656 (23.85%) HP
14 649 (23.59%) ITIL
15 643 (23.37%) MS Excel
15 643 (23.37%) Citrix
15 643 (23.37%) Windows Server 2008
16 631 (22.94%) SQL Server
17 612 (22.25%) Data Centre
18 599 (21.77%) NAS
19 596 (21.66%) WAN
20 594 (21.59%) NetApp
21 587 (21.34%) LAN
22 548 (19.92%) SQL
23 496 (18.03%) DNS
24 457 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
25 451 (16.39%) Finance
26 409 (14.87%) Office 365
27 406 (14.76%) EMC
28 400 (14.54%) DHCP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 734 (26.68%) MS Exchange
2 385 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 332 (12.07%) IIS
4 319 (11.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 216 (7.85%) SharePoint
6 187 (6.80%) Apache
7 136 (4.94%) Tomcat
8 114 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 111 (4.03%) Skype for Business
10 84 (3.05%) WebSphere
11 65 (2.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 57 (2.07%) Oracle Coherence
13 52 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
14 37 (1.34%) JBoss
15 35 (1.27%) OpenStack
16 32 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
17 31 (1.13%) DataSynapse
18 24 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
19 22 (0.80%) WebLogic
20 20 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 643 (23.37%) MS Excel
2 168 (6.11%) MS Office
3 31 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.33%) MS Project
4 9 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.15%) Autodesk Smoke
7 3 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.11%) Baselight
8 2 (0.073%) Autodesk Flame
8 2 (0.073%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.036%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.036%) Avid Media Composer
9 1 (0.036%) Maya
9 1 (0.036%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 31 (1.13%) RMDS
2 13 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.036%) Maximo
7 1 (0.036%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.036%) Relativity
7 1 (0.036%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 409 (14.87%) Office 365
2 349 (12.69%) Amazon AWS
3 303 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 107 (3.89%) IaaS
5 97 (3.53%) PaaS
6 57 (2.07%) SaaS
7 39 (1.42%) Mimecast
8 36 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 25 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.51%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (0.25%) G Suite
12 7 (0.25%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.22%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.15%) Google Drive
15 2 (0.073%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 1 (0.036%) AWS CloudFormation
16 1 (0.036%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 825 (29.99%) Firewall
2 599 (21.77%) NAS
3 596 (21.66%) WAN
4 587 (21.34%) LAN
5 496 (18.03%) DNS
6 400 (14.54%) DHCP
7 339 (12.32%) TCP/IP
8 289 (10.51%) VPN
9 268 (9.74%) iSCSI
10 228 (8.29%) Fibre Channel
11 217 (7.89%) VLAN
12 185 (6.72%) VoIP
13 167 (6.07%) Wireless
14 125 (4.54%) Cisco ASA
15 110 (4.00%) LDAP
16 99 (3.60%) SSL
17 94 (3.42%) Internet
18 90 (3.27%) HTTP
19 88 (3.20%) WLAN
20 76 (2.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 631 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 165 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 160 (5.82%) MySQL
4 97 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 60 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 56 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 48 (1.74%) DB2
9 47 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
10 44 (1.60%) Hadoop
10 44 (1.60%) HBase
11 37 (1.34%) Relational Database
12 35 (1.27%) OLTP
13 34 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 33 (1.20%) Oracle Database
15 28 (1.02%) NoSQL
16 23 (0.84%) RDBMS
17 21 (0.76%) OLAP
18 20 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
18 20 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (1.31%) Jenkins
2 23 (0.84%) JIRA
3 19 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 15 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (0.47%) Hudson
6 7 (0.25%) Subversion
6 7 (0.25%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.25%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.18%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.18%) WinDbg
8 3 (0.11%) AQtime
8 3 (0.11%) Buildbot
8 3 (0.11%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.11%) WebLOAD
9 2 (0.073%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.073%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.073%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.073%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.036%) Robot Framework
General
1 451 (16.39%) Finance
2 114 (4.14%) Telecoms
3 92 (3.34%) Banking
4 54 (1.96%) Marketing
5 43 (1.56%) Retail
6 40 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 28 (1.02%) Back Office
7 28 (1.02%) Games
8 26 (0.95%) Investment Banking
8 26 (0.95%) Legal
9 23 (0.84%) Electronics
10 22 (0.80%) Law
11 17 (0.62%) Advertising
12 14 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.44%) Front Office
13 12 (0.44%) Publishing
14 10 (0.36%) Automotive
14 10 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.29%) Military
16 5 (0.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 532 (19.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 342 (12.43%) Support Engineer
3 304 (11.05%) Analyst
4 279 (10.14%) Administrator
5 261 (9.49%) Architect
6 248 (9.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 213 (7.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 208 (7.56%) Systems Administrator
9 179 (6.51%) Network Engineer
10 176 (6.40%) IT Engineer
11 160 (5.82%) VMware Engineer
12 155 (5.63%) IT Support
13 150 (5.45%) Infrastructure Support
14 148 (5.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 142 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 142 (5.16%) Infrastructure Architect
16 141 (5.13%) Support Analyst
17 136 (4.94%) Windows Engineer
18 135 (4.91%) Server Engineer
19 127 (4.62%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (3.71%) Middleware
1 102 (3.71%) Web Services
2 55 (2.00%) HTML
3 49 (1.78%) XML
4 44 (1.60%) LAMP
5 41 (1.49%) .NET
6 37 (1.34%) Flash
7 33 (1.20%) XSLT
8 31 (1.13%) Rendezvous
8 31 (1.13%) Ultra Messaging
9 14 (0.51%) MAPI
10 12 (0.44%) ASP.NET
11 11 (0.40%) EDI
12 8 (0.29%) 802.1X
13 7 (0.25%) Ajax
13 7 (0.25%) CSS
13 7 (0.25%) JSON
13 7 (0.25%) LAPP Stack
13 7 (0.25%) REST
14 6 (0.22%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 612 (22.25%) Data Centre
2 247 (8.98%) Clustering
3 138 (5.02%) Replication
4 134 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
5 104 (3.78%) Driving Licence
6 102 (3.71%) Computer Science
7 80 (2.91%) EMC VNX
8 79 (2.87%) Public Cloud
9 73 (2.65%) Management Information System
10 53 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
11 52 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
11 52 (1.89%) Private Cloud
12 45 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
13 42 (1.53%) NHS
14 39 (1.42%) iPad
15 35 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
16 32 (1.16%) PKI
17 30 (1.09%) Blackberry
18 28 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
19 26 (0.95%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 1772 (64.41%) Windows
2 1144 (41.58%) Windows Server
3 862 (31.33%) Linux
4 730 (26.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 643 (23.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 343 (12.47%) Unix
7 282 (10.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 263 (9.56%) Solaris
9 185 (6.72%) Windows 7
10 176 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 103 (3.74%) CentOS
12 99 (3.60%) Windows 10
13 78 (2.84%) Mac OS X
14 65 (2.36%) Ubuntu
15 57 (2.07%) OpenVMS
16 50 (1.82%) Windows 8
17 39 (1.42%) AIX
18 30 (1.09%) HPUX
19 26 (0.95%) Debian
20 22 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (23.59%) ITIL
2 321 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 219 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (7.92%) Migration
5 201 (7.31%) Project Management
6 164 (5.96%) Presales
7 152 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
8 142 (5.16%) High Availability
9 129 (4.69%) Load Balancing
10 127 (4.62%) Mentoring
11 126 (4.58%) Service Management
12 121 (4.40%) Service Delivery
13 112 (4.07%) DevOps
14 104 (3.78%) PRINCE2
15 99 (3.60%) ITIL V3
16 97 (3.53%) Change Control
17 93 (3.38%) Data Protection
18 92 (3.34%) Business Continuity
19 87 (3.16%) Capacity Planning
20 78 (2.84%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 548 (19.92%) SQL
2 325 (11.81%) PowerShell
3 115 (4.18%) Perl
4 106 (3.85%) Python
5 104 (3.78%) Java
6 98 (3.56%) Shell Script
7 90 (3.27%) Bash Shell
8 48 (1.74%) Ruby
9 39 (1.42%) C
10 37 (1.34%) JavaScript
11 34 (1.24%) VB
12 27 (0.98%) VBScript
13 18 (0.65%) C#
14 17 (0.62%) PHP
15 14 (0.51%) T-SQL
16 13 (0.47%) AWK
17 11 (0.40%) Korn
18 10 (0.36%) C++
18 10 (0.36%) Go
19 9 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 457 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 330 (12.00%) MCSE
3 323 (11.74%) Cisco Certification
4 257 (9.34%) CCNA
5 213 (7.74%) Degree
6 191 (6.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 137 (4.98%) MCSA
8 123 (4.47%) CCNP
9 88 (3.20%) MCITP
10 70 (2.54%) MCP
11 63 (2.29%) Citrix Certification
12 53 (1.93%) Security Cleared
13 40 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
14 39 (1.42%) CCA
15 38 (1.38%) SC Cleared
16 20 (0.73%) CCIE
16 20 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 14 (0.51%) MCTS
18 13 (0.47%) EMC Certification
18 13 (0.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (6.69%) SLA
2 95 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 36 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (1.27%) QA
5 4 (0.15%) COBIT
5 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.073%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.073%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.036%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.036%) EMIR
7 1 (0.036%) GCP
7 1 (0.036%) GMP
7 1 (0.036%) GPG13
7 1 (0.036%) MiFID
7 1 (0.036%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1270 (46.17%) Active Directory
2 1134 (41.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 719 (26.14%) Hyper-V
4 394 (14.32%) vSphere
5 279 (10.14%) XenApp
6 166 (6.03%) VMware ESX
7 136 (4.94%) NFS
8 130 (4.73%) XenDesktop
9 108 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
10 83 (3.02%) Virtual Servers
11 81 (2.94%) Terminal Services
11 81 (2.94%) Xen
12 77 (2.80%) KVM
12 77 (2.80%) Oracle RAC
13 63 (2.29%) SRDF
14 53 (1.93%) XenServer
15 50 (1.82%) Docker
16 43 (1.56%) Firmware
17 41 (1.49%) Samba
18 34 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 236 (8.58%) SCCM
2 169 (6.14%) NetBackup
3 166 (6.03%) SCOM
4 141 (5.13%) Puppet
5 93 (3.38%) Backup Exec
6 85 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
7 80 (2.91%) Nagios
8 74 (2.69%) Ansible
9 63 (2.29%) Microsoft Clustering
10 55 (2.00%) WSUS
11 47 (1.71%) Cisco Prime
12 32 (1.16%) Red Hat Satellite
13 30 (1.09%) Oracle ZFS
14 29 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
15 27 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
16 24 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
16 24 (0.87%) vMotion
17 23 (0.84%) Cacti
18 20 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
18 20 (0.73%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1805 (65.61%) VMware
2 1245 (45.26%) Microsoft
3 1050 (38.17%) Cisco
4 656 (23.85%) HP
5 643 (23.37%) Citrix
6 594 (21.59%) NetApp
7 406 (14.76%) EMC
8 299 (10.87%) Oracle
9 252 (9.16%) Red Hat
10 189 (6.87%) IBM
11 184 (6.69%) Dell
12 169 (6.14%) Veeam
13 134 (4.87%) Juniper
14 130 (4.73%) SolarWinds
15 129 (4.69%) CheckPoint
16 128 (4.65%) Brocade
17 110 (4.00%) Sun
18 109 (3.96%) 3PAR
19 99 (3.60%) Intel
20 84 (3.05%) Symantec
City, London
I3
Salary: £58000 - £60000 per annum + on call (£6,650) + shift (£4,600)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + a comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
ITPS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + great company
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £4,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
King's Lynn, Norfolk
AAP3
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Health Care Life, Travel, Childcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday