The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 103 102 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2733 2587 3234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.55% 2.60% 2.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.16% 14.68% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2284 2213 2818
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
19296 17626 20392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.00% 17.73% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15426 14334 16892
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in England

SAN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 1107 £50,875 +1.75% 104
South East -14 633 £42,500 +6.25% 70
Yorkshire +2 231 £40,000 +5.96% 19
North West +44 213 £42,500 +9.67% 23
East of England -20 203 £45,000 +1.12% 26
South West -19 149 £37,500 - 16
West Midlands -37 94 £37,500 - 16
East Midlands -19 72 £37,500 -3.84% 4
North East -15 11 £30,500 - 1
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 3871 (68.49%) Windows
2 3567 (63.11%) VMware
3 2385 (42.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2257 (39.93%) Active Directory
5 2160 (38.22%) Microsoft
6 1800 (31.85%) Linux
7 1712 (30.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 1660 (29.37%) Cisco
9 1593 (28.18%) HP
10 1579 (27.94%) MS Exchange
11 1506 (26.65%) Citrix
12 1495 (26.45%) Firewall
13 1385 (24.50%) SQL Server
14 1349 (23.87%) SQL
15 1333 (23.58%) ITIL
16 1328 (23.50%) NAS
17 1284 (22.72%) DNS
18 1122 (19.85%) NetApp
19 1091 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
20 1086 (19.21%) MS Excel
21 1076 (19.04%) Windows Server 2003
22 1043 (18.45%) EMC
23 1003 (17.75%) Hyper-V
24 975 (17.25%) Finance
25 964 (17.06%) LAN
26 959 (16.97%) WAN
27 932 (16.49%) TCP/IP
28 897 (15.87%) Oracle
29 893 (15.80%) Windows Server 2012
30 889 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2010

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 1579 (27.94%) MS Exchange
2 889 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 614 (10.86%) SharePoint
4 523 (9.25%) IIS
5 475 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 376 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 320 (5.66%) Lync
8 311 (5.50%) Apache
9 308 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 257 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 220 (3.89%) Tomcat
12 111 (1.96%) WebLogic
13 110 (1.95%) WebSphere
14 84 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
15 83 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
16 75 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
17 51 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
17 51 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
18 42 (0.74%) OpenStack
19 34 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1086 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 289 (5.11%) MS Office
3 28 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 22 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.25%) MS Project
6 10 (0.18%) FastStats
7 8 (0.14%) SPSS
8 3 (0.053%) Final Cut Pro
8 3 (0.053%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.053%) Maya
8 3 (0.053%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.035%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.035%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 55 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
3 35 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 31 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
6 18 (0.32%) RMDS
7 13 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
8 12 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 12 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
8 12 (0.21%) Magento
9 11 (0.19%) assyst
10 8 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
13 4 (0.071%) Summit
13 4 (0.071%) Compiere
13 4 (0.071%) AWD
13 4 (0.071%) Sage 200
14 3 (0.053%) Visualfiles
14 3 (0.053%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 189 (3.34%) Office 365
2 160 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 94 (1.66%) SaaS
5 91 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 77 (1.36%) IaaS
7 21 (0.37%) PaaS
8 18 (0.32%) Google Apps
9 16 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (0.27%) Joyent
10 15 (0.27%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.071%) Route 53
13 3 (0.053%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1495 (26.45%) Firewall
2 1328 (23.50%) NAS
3 1284 (22.72%) DNS
4 964 (17.06%) LAN
5 959 (16.97%) WAN
6 932 (16.49%) TCP/IP
7 832 (14.72%) DHCP
8 643 (11.38%) VPN
9 417 (7.38%) iSCSI
10 343 (6.07%) Internet
11 316 (5.59%) VLAN
12 293 (5.18%) Fibre Channel
13 240 (4.25%) Cisco ASA
14 239 (4.23%) HTTP
15 236 (4.18%) VoIP
16 232 (4.10%) Wireless
17 182 (3.22%) LDAP
18 164 (2.90%) SSL
19 160 (2.83%) SMTP
20 148 (2.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1385 (24.50%) SQL Server
2 397 (7.02%) MySQL
3 353 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 240 (4.25%) Oracle Database
5 234 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 147 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 126 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 110 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 110 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 99 (1.75%) Hadoop
10 87 (1.54%) Relational Database
11 71 (1.26%) RDBMS
12 69 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
13 63 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 62 (1.10%) Oracle Exadata
15 61 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 60 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
17 57 (1.01%) NoSQL
18 55 (0.97%) DB2
19 53 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 89 (1.57%) Subversion
2 69 (1.22%) JIRA
3 68 (1.20%) Eclipse
4 61 (1.08%) Maven
5 57 (1.01%) YourKit
6 45 (0.80%) Git (software)
7 28 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (0.46%) Jenkins
9 21 (0.37%) Visual Studio
10 20 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (0.32%) WebLOAD
12 17 (0.30%) AQtime
13 13 (0.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 10 (0.18%) LoadRunner
14 10 (0.18%) TeamCity
15 9 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
16 8 (0.14%) Hudson
17 7 (0.12%) ClearCase
18 6 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
18 6 (0.11%) Mercurial
General
1 975 (17.25%) Finance
2 281 (4.97%) Banking
3 132 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 129 (2.28%) Law
5 116 (2.05%) Legal
6 97 (1.72%) Retail
7 86 (1.52%) Marketing
8 83 (1.47%) Advertising
9 75 (1.33%) Back Office
10 54 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 48 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 43 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 38 (0.67%) French Language
14 36 (0.64%) Games
15 34 (0.60%) Publishing
16 33 (0.58%) German Language
17 29 (0.51%) International Banking
18 26 (0.46%) Spanish Language
19 22 (0.39%) Russian Language
20 16 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 703 (12.44%) Administrator
2 644 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 582 (10.30%) Support Engineer
4 550 (9.73%) Analyst
5 489 (8.65%) Architect
6 429 (7.59%) Consultant
7 405 (7.17%) Systems Administrator
8 338 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
9 313 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
10 245 (4.33%) DBA
11 219 (3.87%) Infrastructure Architect
12 216 (3.82%) Network Engineer
13 212 (3.75%) Support Analyst
14 210 (3.72%) Infrastructure Manager
15 192 (3.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 172 (3.04%) Server Engineer
17 159 (2.81%) Technical Support
18 153 (2.71%) Team Leader
19 148 (2.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
20 147 (2.60%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (2.65%) Web Services
2 135 (2.39%) Middleware
3 118 (2.09%) .NET
4 111 (1.96%) HTML
5 100 (1.77%) XML
6 99 (1.75%) J2EE
7 82 (1.45%) CSS
8 66 (1.17%) jQuery
9 65 (1.15%) LAMP
10 62 (1.10%) Hibernate
11 61 (1.08%) Spring MVC
11 61 (1.08%) Spring
12 58 (1.03%) Spring Integration
12 58 (1.03%) Lucene
13 40 (0.71%) JSON
13 40 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
14 36 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
15 33 (0.58%) COM
16 32 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
17 27 (0.48%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 716 (12.67%) Clustering
2 517 (9.15%) Replication
3 231 (4.09%) Blackberry
4 205 (3.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 176 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 163 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 141 (2.49%) CLARiiON
8 135 (2.39%) EqualLogic
9 101 (1.79%) Firmware
10 85 (1.50%) Client/Server
11 82 (1.45%) Open Source
12 73 (1.29%) Symmetrix DMX
13 63 (1.11%) Hedge funds
14 60 (1.06%) Fat Client
14 60 (1.06%) Thin Client
15 47 (0.83%) EMC Centera
16 44 (0.78%) SecurID
17 38 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
18 33 (0.58%) Symmetrix
19 30 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3871 (68.49%) Windows
2 1800 (31.85%) Linux
3 1712 (30.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1076 (19.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 893 (15.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 885 (15.66%) UNIX
7 490 (8.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 487 (8.62%) Solaris
9 365 (6.46%) Windows 7
10 209 (3.70%) AIX
11 193 (3.41%) Windows XP
12 170 (3.01%) HPUX
13 157 (2.78%) CentOS
14 118 (2.09%) Windows 8
15 111 (1.96%) SUSE
16 81 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
17 72 (1.27%) Android
18 66 (1.17%) Ubuntu
19 62 (1.10%) Debian
20 56 (0.99%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1333 (23.58%) ITIL
2 581 (10.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 475 (8.40%) Project Management
4 454 (8.03%) Performance Tuning
5 380 (6.72%) Load Balancing
6 362 (6.40%) Change Management
7 348 (6.16%) Migration
8 268 (4.74%) Problem Management
9 256 (4.53%) Service Management
10 252 (4.46%) PRINCE2
11 250 (4.42%) Service Delivery
12 244 (4.32%) Business Continuity
13 232 (4.10%) Capacity Planning
14 208 (3.68%) Change Control
15 163 (2.88%) Capacity Management
16 160 (2.83%) Configuration Management
17 151 (2.67%) E-Commerce
18 136 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
19 134 (2.37%) Asset Management
20 130 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1349 (23.87%) SQL
2 469 (8.30%) PowerShell
3 346 (6.12%) Perl
4 285 (5.04%) Shell Script
5 277 (4.90%) Java
6 241 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 159 (2.81%) Python
8 112 (1.98%) Ruby
9 107 (1.89%) JavaScript
10 106 (1.88%) C
11 91 (1.61%) T-SQL
12 87 (1.54%) PHP
13 76 (1.34%) C++
14 66 (1.17%) VBScript
15 61 (1.08%) C#
16 55 (0.97%) VB
17 47 (0.83%) PL/SQL
18 31 (0.55%) Korn
19 23 (0.41%) Bourne shell
20 21 (0.37%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1091 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 838 (14.83%) MCSE
3 570 (10.08%) Cisco Certification
4 523 (9.25%) Degree
5 482 (8.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 468 (8.28%) CCNA
7 455 (8.05%) MCITP
8 418 (7.40%) MCSA
9 246 (4.35%) Security Cleared
10 233 (4.12%) CCNP
11 195 (3.45%) MCTS
12 181 (3.20%) MCP
13 160 (2.83%) SC Cleared
14 144 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
15 125 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
16 97 (1.72%) CCA
17 75 (1.33%) VCP5
18 73 (1.29%) DV Cleared
19 72 (1.27%) VCAP
20 66 (1.17%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 414 (7.32%) SLA
2 108 (1.91%) QA
3 82 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 37 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 23 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.27%) COBIT
8 4 (0.071%) BS7799
8 4 (0.071%) JTAG
9 3 (0.053%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.018%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.018%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.018%) HL7
10 1 (0.018%) DICOM
System Software
1 2385 (42.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2257 (39.93%) Active Directory
3 1003 (17.75%) Hyper-V
4 854 (15.11%) vSphere
5 619 (10.95%) VMware ESX
6 608 (10.76%) XenApp
7 355 (6.28%) VMware ESXi
8 305 (5.40%) XenDesktop
9 241 (4.26%) XenServer
10 225 (3.98%) NFS
11 144 (2.55%) Oracle RAC
12 101 (1.79%) vCloud
13 88 (1.56%) VMware Server
13 88 (1.56%) Terminal Services
14 86 (1.52%) KVM
15 81 (1.43%) SRDF
15 81 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
16 72 (1.27%) UAG
17 71 (1.26%) ISA Server
18 68 (1.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 471 (8.33%) SCCM
2 366 (6.48%) SCOM
3 359 (6.35%) Backup Exec
4 334 (5.91%) NetBackup
5 265 (4.69%) Puppet
6 178 (3.15%) Nagios
7 151 (2.67%) WSUS
8 147 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
9 130 (2.30%) Data Guard
10 127 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
11 103 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 82 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 75 (1.33%) OpenView
14 71 (1.26%) Tivoli
15 58 (1.03%) HP SIM
16 55 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
17 50 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
17 50 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
18 49 (0.87%) Legato
19 46 (0.81%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3567 (63.11%) VMware
2 2160 (38.22%) Microsoft
3 1660 (29.37%) Cisco
4 1593 (28.18%) HP
5 1506 (26.65%) Citrix
6 1122 (19.85%) NetApp
7 1043 (18.45%) EMC
8 897 (15.87%) Oracle
9 611 (10.81%) Red Hat
10 579 (10.24%) Symantec
11 495 (8.76%) Dell
12 460 (8.14%) IBM
13 345 (6.10%) Juniper
14 289 (5.11%) Brocade
15 266 (4.71%) Veeam
16 199 (3.52%) Veritas
17 187 (3.31%) Sun
18 162 (2.87%) CheckPoint
19 153 (2.71%) 3PAR
20 146 (2.58%) JBoss
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + beneftis + training
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Salary & package reflects the seniority of this post. please call.
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Atos
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens + on call
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Global Corporate B
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago