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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 152 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2125 2811 3037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.20% 2.71% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.61% 14.78% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 2390 2525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,310 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
16857 19023 19438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.42% 18.36% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14115 15178 15440
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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 -67 786 £52,500 - 70
South East +8 560 £43,250 +1.76% 53
Yorkshire +11 222 £38,500 +2.66% 23
East of England -59 140 £39,250 -12.77% 12
South West -45 115 £35,000 - 11
West Midlands -12 110 £40,000 +6.66% 24
North West -38 100 £42,500 +6.25% 18
East Midlands -23 91 £38,000 -1.29% 6
North East -9 7 £50,000 +60.00% 1
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3034 (72.92%) Windows
2 2779 (66.79%) VMware
3 1930 (46.38%) Windows Server
4 1869 (44.92%) Microsoft
5 1857 (44.63%) Active Directory
6 1726 (41.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1524 (36.63%) Cisco
8 1451 (34.87%) Linux
9 1383 (33.24%) Firewall
10 1198 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 1183 (28.43%) MS Exchange
12 1134 (27.25%) Citrix
13 1089 (26.17%) SQL Server
14 1078 (25.91%) Windows Server 2012
15 1023 (24.59%) HP
16 966 (23.22%) DNS
17 903 (21.70%) ITIL
18 868 (20.86%) Hyper-V
19 864 (20.76%) Data Centre
20 859 (20.64%) NAS
21 843 (20.26%) SQL
22 800 (19.23%) WAN
23 771 (18.53%) MS Excel
24 726 (17.45%) LAN
25 722 (17.35%) NetApp
26 698 (16.77%) Finance
27 686 (16.49%) vSphere
28 676 (16.25%) TCP/IP
29 658 (15.81%) Exchange Server 2010
30 642 (15.43%) DHCP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1183 (28.43%) MS Exchange
2 658 (15.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 513 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 384 (9.23%) IIS
5 326 (7.83%) SharePoint
6 308 (7.40%) Apache
7 236 (5.67%) Tomcat
8 212 (5.09%) Skype for Business
9 210 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 117 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
11 99 (2.38%) JBoss
12 72 (1.73%) WebSphere
13 58 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 55 (1.32%) OpenStack
15 47 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
16 44 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
16 44 (1.06%) WebLogic
17 43 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 41 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
18 41 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 771 (18.53%) MS Excel
2 261 (6.27%) MS Office
3 22 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.36%) MS Project
6 4 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.072%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.024%) Maya
Business Applications
1 43 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 28 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 26 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.22%) ION MarketView
5 9 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.19%) SAP CRM
7 6 (0.14%) assyst
8 5 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.096%) Eikon
9 4 (0.096%) Magento
10 3 (0.072%) Line 500
10 3 (0.072%) RMDS
11 2 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.048%) FastStats
11 2 (0.048%) Temenos T24
12 1 (0.024%) Faxination
12 1 (0.024%) FLEXCUBE
12 1 (0.024%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.024%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 429 (10.31%) Office 365
2 313 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
3 258 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 104 (2.50%) IaaS
5 84 (2.02%) SaaS
6 66 (1.59%) PaaS
7 48 (1.15%) Google Apps
8 41 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 19 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 19 (0.46%) Mimecast
11 7 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.17%) OneDrive
12 6 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.096%) GitHub
14 4 (0.096%) Route 53
15 3 (0.072%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.072%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1383 (33.24%) Firewall
2 966 (23.22%) DNS
3 859 (20.64%) NAS
4 800 (19.23%) WAN
5 726 (17.45%) LAN
6 676 (16.25%) TCP/IP
7 642 (15.43%) DHCP
8 546 (13.12%) VPN
9 368 (8.84%) iSCSI
10 321 (7.71%) VoIP
11 305 (7.33%) VLAN
12 250 (6.01%) Fibre Channel
13 217 (5.22%) Internet
14 205 (4.93%) Network Security
15 201 (4.83%) Wireless
16 186 (4.47%) SSL
17 168 (4.04%) Cisco ASA
18 156 (3.75%) LDAP
19 98 (2.36%) HTTP
19 98 (2.36%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1089 (26.17%) SQL Server
2 329 (7.91%) MySQL
3 302 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 205 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 162 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 133 (3.20%) Oracle Database
7 112 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 89 (2.14%) Relational Database
9 66 (1.59%) MongoDB
10 62 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 61 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 52 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
13 50 (1.20%) Big Data
14 45 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
15 44 (1.06%) RDBMS
16 38 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
17 34 (0.82%) Hadoop
18 31 (0.75%) DB2
18 31 (0.75%) DTS
19 28 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 59 (1.42%) JIRA
3 49 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 28 (0.67%) Subversion
5 16 (0.38%) Ant
6 13 (0.31%) AQtime
6 13 (0.31%) TeamCity
6 13 (0.31%) WebLOAD
7 12 (0.29%) GCC
7 12 (0.29%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.24%) Vagrant
9 9 (0.22%) git-flow
9 9 (0.22%) Hudson
10 8 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (0.17%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.17%) ERwin
11 7 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (0.17%) Selenium
12 5 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 698 (16.77%) Finance
2 180 (4.33%) Telecoms
3 153 (3.68%) Banking
4 95 (2.28%) Retail
5 82 (1.97%) Legal
6 68 (1.63%) Law
7 56 (1.35%) Marketing
8 50 (1.20%) Advertising
9 41 (0.99%) Investment Banking
10 39 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 39 (0.94%) Manufacturing
11 33 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 24 (0.58%) Electronics
13 22 (0.53%) Games
14 21 (0.50%) Publishing
15 20 (0.48%) Back Office
16 11 (0.26%) Private Banking
17 10 (0.24%) German Language
18 6 (0.14%) French Language
18 6 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 741 (17.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 506 (12.16%) Support Engineer
3 463 (11.13%) Analyst
4 454 (10.91%) Administrator
5 355 (8.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 310 (7.45%) Systems Administrator
7 308 (7.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 291 (6.99%) VMware Engineer
9 287 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
10 256 (6.15%) Architect
11 246 (5.91%) Consultant
12 241 (5.79%) IT Engineer
13 240 (5.77%) Server Engineer
14 235 (5.65%) Support Analyst
15 222 (5.34%) Infrastructure Support
16 217 (5.22%) Linux Engineer
17 215 (5.17%) Network Engineer
18 205 (4.93%) IT Support
19 189 (4.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 179 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (3.82%) .NET
2 134 (3.22%) Web Services
3 111 (2.67%) LAMP
4 87 (2.09%) Middleware
5 50 (1.20%) HTML
6 35 (0.84%) CSS
7 34 (0.82%) XML
8 31 (0.75%) MAPI
9 25 (0.60%) J2EE
10 21 (0.50%) FIX Protocol
11 19 (0.46%) 802.1X
12 18 (0.43%) ASP.NET
12 18 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
13 15 (0.36%) JSON
14 14 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
15 13 (0.31%) Kafka
16 12 (0.29%) LAPP Stack
17 11 (0.26%) ActiveMQ
17 11 (0.26%) REST
17 11 (0.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 864 (20.76%) Data Centre
2 442 (10.62%) Clustering
3 384 (9.23%) Replication
4 207 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
5 140 (3.36%) EqualLogic
6 135 (3.24%) Computer Science
7 132 (3.17%) EMC VNX
8 109 (2.62%) Management Information System
9 95 (2.28%) Driving Licence
10 80 (1.92%) Blackberry
11 79 (1.90%) HP StoreVirtual
12 72 (1.73%) Private Cloud
13 69 (1.66%) Enterprise Storage
14 68 (1.63%) PKI
15 65 (1.56%) Fat Client
15 65 (1.56%) Thin Client
16 52 (1.25%) EMC VMAX
17 42 (1.01%) Hedge funds
18 41 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
19 38 (0.91%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 3034 (72.92%) Windows
2 1930 (46.38%) Windows Server
3 1451 (34.87%) Linux
4 1198 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1078 (25.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 540 (12.98%) Unix
7 469 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 342 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 326 (7.83%) Windows 7
10 209 (5.02%) Solaris
11 203 (4.88%) Windows 8
12 155 (3.73%) CentOS
13 114 (2.74%) Ubuntu
14 99 (2.38%) Windows XP
15 96 (2.31%) AIX
16 94 (2.26%) Windows 10
17 61 (1.47%) Mac OS X
18 54 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
19 50 (1.20%) Debian
20 44 (1.06%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 903 (21.70%) ITIL
2 494 (11.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 365 (8.77%) High Availability
4 264 (6.34%) Change Management
5 258 (6.20%) Load Balancing
6 252 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 252 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 240 (5.77%) Project Management
8 234 (5.62%) Migration
9 228 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
10 220 (5.29%) Mentoring
11 211 (5.07%) Server Virtualisation
12 193 (4.64%) Presales
13 184 (4.42%) Performance Tuning
14 178 (4.28%) Service Management
15 168 (4.04%) DevOps
16 167 (4.01%) Change Control
17 143 (3.44%) Problem Management
18 142 (3.41%) Business Continuity
19 136 (3.27%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 843 (20.26%) SQL
2 490 (11.78%) PowerShell
3 193 (4.64%) Bash Shell
4 182 (4.37%) Perl
5 149 (3.58%) Java
6 142 (3.41%) Shell Script
7 90 (2.16%) C
8 89 (2.14%) Python
9 83 (1.99%) T-SQL
10 73 (1.75%) VBScript
11 56 (1.35%) PHP
11 56 (1.35%) Ruby
12 55 (1.32%) C#
12 55 (1.32%) JavaScript
13 44 (1.06%) VB
14 24 (0.58%) C++
15 22 (0.53%) PL/SQL
16 20 (0.48%) AWK
17 14 (0.34%) Korn
17 14 (0.34%) sed
Qualifications
1 635 (15.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 452 (10.86%) MCSE
3 413 (9.93%) Cisco Certification
4 360 (8.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 315 (7.57%) CCNA
6 282 (6.78%) Degree
7 251 (6.03%) MCSA
8 217 (5.22%) Security Cleared
9 187 (4.49%) MCITP
10 146 (3.51%) CCNP
11 125 (3.00%) SC Cleared
12 97 (2.33%) MCP
13 87 (2.09%) Citrix Certification
14 64 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
15 61 (1.47%) CCIE
16 59 (1.42%) CCA
17 57 (1.37%) DV Cleared
18 44 (1.06%) VCP5
19 43 (1.03%) RHCE
20 24 (0.58%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 261 (6.27%) SLA
2 130 (3.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 54 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 39 (0.94%) QA
5 21 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 19 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.31%) SSAE 16
8 11 (0.26%) COBIT
8 11 (0.26%) SAS 70
9 8 (0.19%) DICOM
9 8 (0.19%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.12%) BS7799
11 4 (0.096%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.096%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.024%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.024%) RMADS
System Software
1 1857 (44.63%) Active Directory
2 1726 (41.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 868 (20.86%) Hyper-V
4 686 (16.49%) vSphere
5 530 (12.74%) XenApp
6 313 (7.52%) VMware ESXi
7 258 (6.20%) VMware ESX
8 232 (5.58%) XenDesktop
9 219 (5.26%) NFS
10 138 (3.32%) XenServer
11 102 (2.45%) Terminal Services
12 98 (2.36%) vCloud
13 84 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
14 73 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
15 63 (1.51%) VMware Server
16 62 (1.49%) Xen
17 58 (1.39%) Docker
18 52 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 51 (1.23%) Firmware
20 48 (1.15%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 365 (8.77%) SCCM
2 275 (6.61%) Puppet
3 253 (6.08%) SCOM
4 220 (5.29%) Backup Exec
5 190 (4.57%) NetBackup
6 140 (3.36%) Nagios
7 137 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
8 114 (2.74%) WSUS
9 59 (1.42%) Ansible
10 55 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
11 50 (1.20%) vMotion
12 49 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 48 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 47 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
15 38 (0.91%) SCVMM
16 37 (0.89%) OpenAM
16 37 (0.89%) Tivoli
17 36 (0.87%) Hyperic
17 36 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
18 34 (0.82%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2779 (66.79%) VMware
2 1869 (44.92%) Microsoft
3 1524 (36.63%) Cisco
4 1134 (27.25%) Citrix
5 1023 (24.59%) HP
6 722 (17.35%) NetApp
7 557 (13.39%) Oracle
8 518 (12.45%) EMC
9 461 (11.08%) Red Hat
10 423 (10.17%) Dell
11 322 (7.74%) IBM
12 307 (7.38%) Veeam
13 275 (6.61%) Symantec
14 205 (4.93%) 3PAR
15 188 (4.52%) CheckPoint
16 166 (3.99%) SolarWinds
17 145 (3.48%) Juniper
18 123 (2.96%) Brocade
19 112 (2.69%) Avaya
20 106 (2.55%) CommVault
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Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £31000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Impressive Bens Package
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus up to 13%
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent negotiable salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent negotiable salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + 25 days, Pension, Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits (up to 50% bonu
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
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Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum and Fantastic Benefits, inc. Healthc
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
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Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 Per Annum bonus + benefits
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