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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 166 138 125
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1893 2365 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.06% 2.30% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.18% 13.47% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 2016 2222
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
15542 17563 19188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.93% 17.07% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13052 14475 15424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -12 778 £50,000 -1.96% 53
South East -16 458 £47,500 +7.95% 43
Yorkshire +24 186 £40,000 - 23
West Midlands +4 112 £40,500 +8.00% 14
South West -17 103 £35,000 -6.66% 6
North West -31 93 £45,000 +15.38% 16
East Midlands +5 88 £35,250 -21.66% 6
East of England -56 87 £47,250 +18.12% 8
North East 0 8 £32,500 - 1
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2843 (70.44%) Windows
2 2692 (66.70%) VMware
3 1799 (44.57%) Active Directory
4 1792 (44.40%) Microsoft
5 1750 (43.36%) Windows Server
6 1667 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1577 (39.07%) Cisco
8 1401 (34.71%) Linux
9 1389 (34.42%) Firewall
10 1105 (27.38%) Citrix
11 1072 (26.56%) MS Exchange
12 1065 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 1062 (26.31%) SQL Server
14 1027 (25.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 971 (24.06%) HP
16 928 (22.99%) ITIL
17 918 (22.75%) DNS
18 905 (22.42%) NAS
19 866 (21.46%) SQL
20 865 (21.43%) Hyper-V
21 859 (21.28%) Data Centre
22 825 (20.44%) WAN
23 756 (18.73%) LAN
24 716 (17.74%) MS Excel
25 692 (17.15%) TCP/IP
26 647 (16.03%) Finance
27 646 (16.01%) NetApp
28 625 (15.49%) vSphere
29 611 (15.14%) DHCP
30 606 (15.01%) Microsoft Certification

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 1072 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 549 (13.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 431 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 342 (8.47%) Apache
5 338 (8.37%) IIS
6 319 (7.90%) SharePoint
7 282 (6.99%) Tomcat
8 199 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 156 (3.87%) Skype for Business
10 139 (3.44%) JBoss
11 124 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2003
12 95 (2.35%) WebSphere
13 78 (1.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 74 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
15 71 (1.76%) WebLogic
16 62 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 58 (1.44%) OpenStack
18 42 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
19 35 (0.87%) Confluence
20 34 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 716 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 320 (7.93%) MS Office
3 22 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.35%) MS Project
5 12 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.099%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.074%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 34 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 33 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 13 (0.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 10 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.074%) RMDS
7 2 (0.050%) FastStats
7 2 (0.050%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.025%) assyst
8 1 (0.025%) Eikon
8 1 (0.025%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.025%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.025%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.025%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.025%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.025%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.025%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.025%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.025%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 509 (12.61%) Office 365
2 363 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
3 280 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 120 (2.97%) SaaS
5 103 (2.55%) IaaS
6 64 (1.59%) PaaS
7 46 (1.14%) Google Apps
8 45 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (0.32%) Mimecast
11 12 (0.30%) OneDrive
12 9 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.20%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.099%) GitHub
16 3 (0.074%) Dropbox
16 3 (0.074%) IBM SmartCloud
17 2 (0.050%) Nimbula
17 2 (0.050%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1389 (34.42%) Firewall
2 918 (22.75%) DNS
3 905 (22.42%) NAS
4 825 (20.44%) WAN
5 756 (18.73%) LAN
6 692 (17.15%) TCP/IP
7 611 (15.14%) DHCP
8 528 (13.08%) VPN
9 328 (8.13%) iSCSI
10 297 (7.36%) VLAN
11 295 (7.31%) VoIP
12 238 (5.90%) Wireless
13 219 (5.43%) Fibre Channel
14 212 (5.25%) Cisco ASA
15 183 (4.53%) Network Security
16 181 (4.48%) Internet
17 171 (4.24%) LDAP
18 125 (3.10%) HTTP
19 112 (2.78%) SSL
20 101 (2.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1062 (26.31%) SQL Server
2 325 (8.05%) MySQL
3 250 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 176 (4.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 143 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 120 (2.97%) Oracle Database
7 116 (2.87%) Relational Database
8 107 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
9 69 (1.71%) MongoDB
9 69 (1.71%) RDBMS
10 66 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 63 (1.56%) DB2
12 60 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 50 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
14 46 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
15 42 (1.04%) Big Data
16 30 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
17 28 (0.69%) Hadoop
18 24 (0.59%) DTS
18 24 (0.59%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 66 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 58 (1.44%) JIRA
3 54 (1.34%) Git (software)
4 34 (0.84%) Subversion
5 17 (0.42%) Vagrant
6 13 (0.32%) Ant
7 12 (0.30%) AQtime
7 12 (0.30%) GCC
7 12 (0.30%) WebLOAD
8 11 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (0.27%) TeamCity
9 9 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (0.20%) git-flow
10 8 (0.20%) Hudson
10 8 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.17%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.15%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (0.15%) Selenium
General
1 647 (16.03%) Finance
2 163 (4.04%) Telecoms
3 160 (3.96%) Banking
4 113 (2.80%) Retail
5 69 (1.71%) Law
6 66 (1.64%) Legal
7 53 (1.31%) Marketing
8 37 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 35 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 33 (0.82%) Back Office
10 33 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 32 (0.79%) Advertising
12 30 (0.74%) Publishing
13 28 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 24 (0.59%) Games
15 15 (0.37%) Electronics
16 12 (0.30%) German Language
17 7 (0.17%) French Language
18 4 (0.099%) Local Government
18 4 (0.099%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 725 (17.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 539 (13.35%) Support Engineer
3 449 (11.12%) Analyst
4 432 (10.70%) Administrator
5 339 (8.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 294 (7.28%) VMware Engineer
7 279 (6.91%) Systems Administrator
8 271 (6.71%) 3rd Line Support
9 255 (6.32%) Systems Engineer
10 230 (5.70%) Linux Engineer
11 228 (5.65%) Network Engineer
12 221 (5.48%) Support Analyst
13 220 (5.45%) IT Engineer
14 219 (5.43%) Server Engineer
15 210 (5.20%) Architect
16 205 (5.08%) IT Support
17 199 (4.93%) Consultant
18 198 (4.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 189 (4.68%) Infrastructure Support
20 181 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (3.96%) Web Services
2 138 (3.42%) Middleware
3 134 (3.32%) LAMP
4 133 (3.30%) .NET
5 42 (1.04%) HTML
6 32 (0.79%) MAPI
7 27 (0.67%) XML
8 26 (0.64%) 802.1X
9 20 (0.50%) CSS
10 18 (0.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 14 (0.35%) ASP.NET
12 13 (0.32%) COM
13 12 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
13 12 (0.30%) JSON
14 11 (0.27%) Kafka
14 11 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (0.25%) LAPP Stack
16 9 (0.22%) XHTML
17 8 (0.20%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 859 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 380 (9.42%) Clustering
3 289 (7.16%) Replication
4 198 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
5 142 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 131 (3.25%) Management Information System
7 113 (2.80%) EqualLogic
8 99 (2.45%) EMC VNX
9 88 (2.18%) Driving Licence
10 86 (2.13%) Blackberry
11 77 (1.91%) Private Cloud
12 58 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
13 56 (1.39%) HP Storage
13 56 (1.39%) Public Cloud
14 54 (1.34%) HP StoreVirtual
15 49 (1.21%) PKI
16 45 (1.11%) Hedge funds
17 44 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
18 42 (1.04%) iPhone
19 39 (0.97%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2843 (70.44%) Windows
2 1750 (43.36%) Windows Server
3 1401 (34.71%) Linux
4 1065 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1027 (25.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 500 (12.39%) Unix
7 478 (11.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 434 (10.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 343 (8.50%) Windows 7
10 200 (4.96%) CentOS
11 199 (4.93%) Windows 8
12 191 (4.73%) Solaris
13 136 (3.37%) Windows 10
14 126 (3.12%) Ubuntu
15 100 (2.48%) AIX
16 94 (2.33%) Windows XP
17 75 (1.86%) Mac OS X
18 55 (1.36%) HPUX
19 54 (1.34%) Debian
19 54 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 928 (22.99%) ITIL
2 425 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 275 (6.81%) High Availability
4 271 (6.71%) Project Management
5 235 (5.82%) Service Delivery
6 224 (5.55%) Migration
7 212 (5.25%) Change Management
8 200 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
9 197 (4.88%) Change Control
10 192 (4.76%) Load Balancing
11 191 (4.73%) DevOps
12 187 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
12 187 (4.63%) Mentoring
13 181 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
14 161 (3.99%) Service Management
15 156 (3.87%) Server Virtualisation
16 144 (3.57%) Presales
17 141 (3.49%) Business Continuity
18 127 (3.15%) Configuration Management
19 124 (3.07%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 866 (21.46%) SQL
2 481 (11.92%) PowerShell
3 218 (5.40%) Perl
4 193 (4.78%) Bash Shell
5 159 (3.94%) Shell Script
6 141 (3.49%) Java
7 117 (2.90%) Python
8 100 (2.48%) T-SQL
9 75 (1.86%) Ruby
10 68 (1.68%) C
11 57 (1.41%) PHP
12 47 (1.16%) C#
13 43 (1.07%) VBScript
14 42 (1.04%) JavaScript
15 27 (0.67%) VB
16 25 (0.62%) Korn
17 16 (0.40%) C++
18 13 (0.32%) AWK
18 13 (0.32%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.25%) sed
Qualifications
1 606 (15.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 426 (10.56%) Cisco Certification
3 409 (10.13%) MCSE
4 367 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 353 (8.75%) CCNA
6 270 (6.69%) Degree
7 167 (4.14%) Security Cleared
8 165 (4.09%) MCSA
9 160 (3.96%) MCITP
10 149 (3.69%) CCNP
11 123 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
12 110 (2.73%) SC Cleared
13 85 (2.11%) CCA
14 79 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
15 66 (1.64%) MCP
16 51 (1.26%) CCIE
17 45 (1.11%) RHCE
18 44 (1.09%) DV Cleared
19 33 (0.82%) RHCSA
20 31 (0.77%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (5.77%) SLA
2 123 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 54 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 44 (1.09%) QA
5 35 (0.87%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.27%) SAS 70
8 8 (0.20%) COBIT
8 8 (0.20%) DICOM
9 5 (0.12%) ISO 14001
9 5 (0.12%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.074%) BS7799
11 1 (0.025%) COSHH
11 1 (0.025%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.025%) HL7
11 1 (0.025%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.025%) RMADS
11 1 (0.025%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1799 (44.57%) Active Directory
2 1667 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 865 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 625 (15.49%) vSphere
5 525 (13.01%) XenApp
6 299 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
7 233 (5.77%) VMware ESX
8 230 (5.70%) NFS
9 215 (5.33%) XenDesktop
10 140 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
11 133 (3.30%) Virtual Servers
12 126 (3.12%) XenServer
13 101 (2.50%) vCloud
14 99 (2.45%) Oracle RAC
15 96 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
16 88 (2.18%) Terminal Services
17 66 (1.64%) Xen
18 62 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 59 (1.46%) Docker
20 57 (1.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 358 (8.87%) SCCM
2 329 (8.15%) Puppet
3 223 (5.53%) SCOM
4 203 (5.03%) Backup Exec
5 186 (4.61%) NetBackup
6 162 (4.01%) Nagios
7 117 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
8 105 (2.60%) WSUS
9 95 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
10 75 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
11 69 (1.71%) Ansible
12 64 (1.59%) OpenAM
13 61 (1.51%) SCVMM
14 55 (1.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 50 (1.24%) Failover Clustering
16 46 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 43 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
17 43 (1.07%) vRealize
18 39 (0.97%) vMotion
19 38 (0.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2692 (66.70%) VMware
2 1792 (44.40%) Microsoft
3 1577 (39.07%) Cisco
4 1105 (27.38%) Citrix
5 971 (24.06%) HP
6 646 (16.01%) NetApp
7 568 (14.07%) Oracle
8 524 (12.98%) EMC
9 523 (12.96%) Red Hat
10 365 (9.04%) Dell
11 308 (7.63%) IBM
12 305 (7.56%) Veeam
13 243 (6.02%) Symantec
14 200 (4.96%) 3PAR
15 168 (4.16%) SolarWinds
16 153 (3.79%) CheckPoint
17 130 (3.22%) Juniper
18 128 (3.17%) Sun
19 112 (2.78%) Veritas
20 109 (2.70%) Apple
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + on-call + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus (20%) + Pension (10%) + PHI
Posted: 5 days ago