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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 177 149 112
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -37
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1676 2164 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.87% 2.12% 2.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.02% 12.62% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1811 2329
Median salary £43,950 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
SAN
UK

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
15203 17146 19450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.97% 16.76% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12539 14337 15416
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 650 £47,500 -5.00% 47
South East -23 408 £47,500 +5.55% 44
Yorkshire -1 175 £37,500 +7.14% 17
South West +7 119 £34,000 -12.82% 11
North West -26 96 £44,000 +21.37% 14
East of England -27 91 £44,450 -1.22% 8
West Midlands -28 90 £40,000 - 20
East Midlands -11 69 £34,000 -15.00% 9
North East -4 2 - - 2
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 England region with a requirement for SAN.

1 2485 (68.29%) Windows
2 2450 (67.33%) VMware
3 1683 (46.25%) Active Directory
4 1602 (44.02%) Microsoft
5 1562 (42.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1513 (41.58%) Windows Server
7 1464 (40.23%) Cisco
8 1283 (35.26%) Firewall
9 1195 (32.84%) Linux
10 1005 (27.62%) MS Exchange
11 966 (26.55%) Citrix
12 937 (25.75%) SQL Server
13 904 (24.84%) HP
14 898 (24.68%) Windows Server 2012
15 893 (24.54%) ITIL
16 889 (24.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 836 (22.97%) WAN
18 814 (22.37%) NAS
19 812 (22.31%) Hyper-V
20 787 (21.63%) Data Centre
21 770 (21.16%) SQL
22 757 (20.80%) DNS
23 754 (20.72%) LAN
24 681 (18.71%) MS Excel
25 613 (16.85%) NetApp
26 607 (16.68%) TCP/IP
27 585 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
28 557 (15.31%) Finance
29 553 (15.20%) vSphere
30 540 (14.84%) 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 1005 (27.62%) MS Exchange
2 481 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 347 (9.54%) IIS
4 334 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 310 (8.52%) Apache
6 270 (7.42%) SharePoint
7 239 (6.57%) Tomcat
8 164 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 127 (3.49%) JBoss
10 112 (3.08%) Skype for Business
11 109 (3.00%) WebSphere
12 88 (2.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 81 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
13 81 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2003
14 79 (2.17%) WebLogic
15 60 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 40 (1.10%) OpenStack
17 38 (1.04%) nginx
18 35 (0.96%) IBM Domino
19 29 (0.80%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 681 (18.71%) MS Excel
2 252 (6.92%) MS Office
3 19 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.30%) MS Project
5 6 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.16%) Final Cut Pro
6 4 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.082%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.027%) Maya
Business Applications
1 25 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.36%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 11 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.055%) Maximo
6 2 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.055%) RMDS
7 1 (0.027%) assyst
7 1 (0.027%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.027%) Misys Opics
7 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.027%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.027%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.027%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.027%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 487 (13.38%) Office 365
2 424 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
3 311 (8.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 137 (3.76%) SaaS
5 119 (3.27%) IaaS
6 79 (2.17%) PaaS
7 55 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (0.71%) Mimecast
9 23 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (0.55%) Google Apps
11 17 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (0.44%) Amazon S3
13 14 (0.38%) OneDrive
14 11 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.14%) GitHub
16 5 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
17 3 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 3 (0.082%) Dropbox
17 3 (0.082%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1283 (35.26%) Firewall
2 836 (22.97%) WAN
3 814 (22.37%) NAS
4 757 (20.80%) DNS
5 754 (20.72%) LAN
6 607 (16.68%) TCP/IP
7 540 (14.84%) DHCP
8 469 (12.89%) VPN
9 306 (8.41%) VLAN
10 280 (7.69%) iSCSI
11 269 (7.39%) VoIP
12 241 (6.62%) Wireless
13 212 (5.83%) Fibre Channel
14 202 (5.55%) Cisco ASA
15 177 (4.86%) LDAP
16 162 (4.45%) Network Security
17 140 (3.85%) HTTP
17 140 (3.85%) Internet
18 109 (3.00%) NetScaler
19 107 (2.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 937 (25.75%) SQL Server
2 269 (7.39%) MySQL
3 200 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 144 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 125 (3.44%) Relational Database
6 106 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 78 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 74 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
9 72 (1.98%) DB2
10 71 (1.95%) RDBMS
11 58 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
12 55 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 46 (1.26%) MongoDB
14 44 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 39 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
16 38 (1.04%) OLTP
17 32 (0.88%) OLAP
18 26 (0.71%) NoSQL
19 25 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
20 23 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 50 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 42 (1.15%) JIRA
3 37 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 31 (0.85%) Subversion
5 20 (0.55%) Vagrant
6 17 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (0.25%) TeamCity
8 8 (0.22%) Ant
8 8 (0.22%) GCC
9 7 (0.19%) AQtime
9 7 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (0.19%) WebLOAD
10 6 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.11%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.082%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.055%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.055%) GitLab
General
1 557 (15.31%) Finance
2 164 (4.51%) Telecoms
3 134 (3.68%) Banking
4 103 (2.83%) Retail
5 65 (1.79%) Law
6 61 (1.68%) Legal
7 46 (1.26%) Marketing
8 41 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 39 (1.07%) Back Office
10 32 (0.88%) Advertising
11 31 (0.85%) Publishing
12 23 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 23 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (0.58%) Games
14 18 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.30%) German Language
16 10 (0.27%) Online Betting
16 10 (0.27%) Spanish Language
17 8 (0.22%) French Language
18 5 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 656 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 446 (12.26%) Support Engineer
3 414 (11.38%) Analyst
4 412 (11.32%) Administrator
5 305 (8.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 270 (7.42%) Systems Administrator
7 261 (7.17%) VMware Engineer
8 254 (6.98%) Network Engineer
9 238 (6.54%) 3rd Line Support
10 217 (5.96%) Architect
11 204 (5.61%) Server Engineer
12 202 (5.55%) Linux Engineer
13 197 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
14 185 (5.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 183 (5.03%) Support Analyst
16 180 (4.95%) Windows Engineer
17 169 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 167 (4.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
19 166 (4.56%) IT Engineer
20 163 (4.48%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (4.56%) Web Services
2 145 (3.98%) Middleware
3 106 (2.91%) LAMP
4 82 (2.25%) .NET
5 34 (0.93%) HTML
6 26 (0.71%) 802.1X
7 22 (0.60%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 21 (0.58%) XML
9 14 (0.38%) MAPI
10 13 (0.36%) ASP.NET
10 13 (0.36%) CSS
11 12 (0.33%) Flash
11 12 (0.33%) JSON
12 10 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (0.27%) REST
13 9 (0.25%) Java EE
14 8 (0.22%) COM
14 8 (0.22%) ELK Stack
14 8 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
14 8 (0.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 787 (21.63%) Data Centre
2 290 (7.97%) Clustering
3 218 (5.99%) Replication
4 159 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
5 151 (4.15%) Management Information System
6 127 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 106 (2.91%) Driving Licence
8 84 (2.31%) EMC VNX
8 84 (2.31%) Public Cloud
9 69 (1.90%) Blackberry
10 59 (1.62%) Private Cloud
11 55 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
11 55 (1.51%) Hedge funds
12 54 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
13 46 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
13 46 (1.26%) HP StoreVirtual
13 46 (1.26%) Statistics
14 45 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
15 44 (1.21%) HP Storage
16 36 (0.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2485 (68.29%) Windows
2 1513 (41.58%) Windows Server
3 1195 (32.84%) Linux
4 898 (24.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 889 (24.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 392 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 381 (10.47%) Unix
8 349 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 307 (8.44%) Windows 7
10 199 (5.47%) CentOS
11 190 (5.22%) Solaris
12 152 (4.18%) Windows 8
13 140 (3.85%) Windows 10
14 109 (3.00%) Ubuntu
15 79 (2.17%) AIX
16 71 (1.95%) Mac OS X
17 54 (1.48%) Windows XP
18 41 (1.13%) HPUX
19 36 (0.99%) Debian
20 34 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 893 (24.54%) ITIL
2 389 (10.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 294 (8.08%) Project Management
4 205 (5.63%) High Availability
5 199 (5.47%) Migration
6 185 (5.08%) DevOps
7 184 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
8 182 (5.00%) Change Control
9 180 (4.95%) Load Balancing
10 175 (4.81%) Service Delivery
11 166 (4.56%) Mentoring
12 158 (4.34%) Capacity Planning
13 156 (4.29%) Presales
14 153 (4.20%) Business Continuity
15 147 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
16 146 (4.01%) Server Virtualisation
17 134 (3.68%) Change Management
18 133 (3.65%) Service Management
19 129 (3.54%) PRINCE2
20 119 (3.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 770 (21.16%) SQL
2 503 (13.82%) PowerShell
3 173 (4.75%) Bash Shell
4 168 (4.62%) Perl
5 119 (3.27%) Shell Script
6 113 (3.11%) Python
7 94 (2.58%) Java
8 86 (2.36%) T-SQL
9 68 (1.87%) Ruby
10 67 (1.84%) C
11 47 (1.29%) VBScript
12 39 (1.07%) VB
13 36 (0.99%) PHP
14 35 (0.96%) C#
15 27 (0.74%) JavaScript
16 20 (0.55%) Korn
17 8 (0.22%) C++
18 6 (0.16%) Clipper
19 3 (0.082%) AWK
19 3 (0.082%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 585 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 454 (12.48%) Cisco Certification
3 384 (10.55%) MCSE
4 383 (10.52%) CCNA
5 320 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 266 (7.31%) Degree
7 171 (4.70%) MCSA
8 161 (4.42%) CCNP
9 147 (4.04%) MCITP
10 128 (3.52%) Citrix Certification
11 116 (3.19%) Security Cleared
12 91 (2.50%) CCA
13 77 (2.12%) SC Cleared
14 72 (1.98%) MCP
15 64 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
16 34 (0.93%) CCIE
17 33 (0.91%) RHCE
18 31 (0.85%) RHCSA
19 29 (0.80%) CCAA
20 26 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (6.10%) SLA
2 117 (3.22%) PCI DSS
3 109 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 48 (1.32%) QA
5 24 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.22%) COBIT
7 8 (0.22%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.14%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.082%) DICOM
10 1 (0.027%) COSHH
10 1 (0.027%) HL7
10 1 (0.027%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.027%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1683 (46.25%) Active Directory
2 1562 (42.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 812 (22.31%) Hyper-V
4 553 (15.20%) vSphere
5 468 (12.86%) XenApp
6 243 (6.68%) VMware ESX
7 232 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
8 183 (5.03%) NFS
9 180 (4.95%) XenDesktop
10 153 (4.20%) Virtual Servers
11 104 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
12 97 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
13 89 (2.45%) vCloud
14 79 (2.17%) XenServer
15 72 (1.98%) Xen
16 69 (1.90%) Terminal Services
17 68 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 67 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
19 66 (1.81%) KVM
20 53 (1.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 338 (9.29%) SCCM
2 297 (8.16%) Puppet
3 204 (5.61%) SCOM
4 187 (5.14%) NetBackup
5 151 (4.15%) Backup Exec
6 140 (3.85%) Nagios
7 111 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
8 98 (2.69%) WSUS
9 92 (2.53%) Microsoft Clustering
10 75 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
11 71 (1.95%) Ansible
12 66 (1.81%) OpenAM
13 63 (1.73%) Tivoli
14 51 (1.40%) SCVMM
15 46 (1.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 44 (1.21%) Cisco Prime
17 42 (1.15%) vMotion
18 41 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 37 (1.02%) Failover Clustering
20 33 (0.91%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2450 (67.33%) VMware
2 1602 (44.02%) Microsoft
3 1464 (40.23%) Cisco
4 966 (26.55%) Citrix
5 904 (24.84%) HP
6 613 (16.85%) NetApp
7 486 (13.36%) Oracle
8 483 (13.27%) EMC
9 440 (12.09%) Red Hat
10 293 (8.05%) Dell
11 288 (7.91%) IBM
12 258 (7.09%) Veeam
13 202 (5.55%) Symantec
14 175 (4.81%) SolarWinds
15 162 (4.45%) CheckPoint
16 150 (4.12%) Juniper
17 147 (4.04%) 3PAR
18 137 (3.76%) Sun
19 113 (3.11%) Brocade
20 94 (2.58%) EqualLogic
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
East Sussex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: £38,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Herefordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £300 to £35,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + On-call + O/T +++
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Coalville, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience. + Bens!
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Premier IT
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday