The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 99 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3037 2904 3151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.69% 2.79% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.68% 13.92% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2528 2448 2627
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19370 20855 21221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.14% 20.04% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15386 16913 17844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -3 1216 £50,000 - 110
South East -7 702 £42,500 +6.25% 72
East of England +10 284 £42,000 -5.61% 18
Yorkshire -37 239 £40,000 +23.07% 20
South West -14 163 £40,000 -4.76% 25
North West -13 154 £35,000 -14.63% 27
West Midlands +23 140 £40,000 - 16
East Midlands -38 101 £40,000 +3.89% 16
North East -7 27 £25,000 -23.07% 4
Midlands +14 15 £55,750 -3.04%
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3645 (66.45%) Windows
2 3468 (63.23%) VMware
3 2257 (41.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2131 (38.85%) Active Directory
5 2080 (37.92%) Microsoft
6 1891 (34.48%) Linux
7 1755 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1668 (30.41%) Cisco
9 1572 (28.66%) MS Exchange
10 1443 (26.31%) Citrix
11 1373 (25.03%) Firewall
12 1368 (24.94%) HP
13 1322 (24.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 1300 (23.70%) SQL
15 1296 (23.63%) NAS
16 1248 (22.75%) SQL Server
17 1239 (22.59%) ITIL
18 1116 (20.35%) MS Excel
19 1106 (20.16%) DNS
20 1097 (20.00%) EMC
21 1060 (19.33%) UNIX
22 979 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
23 966 (17.61%) NetApp
24 947 (17.27%) Finance
25 938 (17.10%) Exchange Server 2010
26 899 (16.39%) vSphere
26 899 (16.39%) WAN
27 869 (15.84%) LAN
28 858 (15.64%) TCP/IP
29 824 (15.02%) Hyper-V

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1572 (28.66%) MS Exchange
2 938 (17.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 597 (10.88%) IIS
4 592 (10.79%) SharePoint
5 503 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 350 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 350 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 329 (6.00%) Apache
8 241 (4.39%) Tomcat
9 238 (4.34%) Lync
10 227 (4.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 108 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 104 (1.90%) WebSphere
13 94 (1.71%) WebLogic
14 89 (1.62%) Lotus Domino
15 60 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
16 57 (1.04%) Office Communications Server
17 55 (1.00%) SAS
18 34 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
18 34 (0.62%) Jetty
Applications
1 1116 (20.35%) MS Excel
2 241 (4.39%) MS Office
3 52 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.26%) MS Project
6 4 (0.073%) FastStats
6 4 (0.073%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.055%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.055%) Final Cut Pro
8 2 (0.036%) Windchill
9 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.018%) SPSS
9 1 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 40 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 32 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 26 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
5 22 (0.40%) Magento
5 22 (0.40%) Oracle BRM
5 22 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
6 17 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
6 17 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 12 (0.22%) assyst
8 10 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.13%) RMDS
9 7 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.11%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
11 4 (0.073%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.073%) RiskWrite
11 4 (0.073%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (0.073%) Towers Watson Igloo
11 4 (0.073%) Sage 200
11 4 (0.073%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 114 (2.08%) Office 365
1 114 (2.08%) SaaS
2 105 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
3 89 (1.62%) IaaS
3 89 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
4 86 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (0.55%) Joyent
6 23 (0.42%) PaaS
7 18 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (0.27%) Google Apps
8 15 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
10 6 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.073%) Route 53
12 2 (0.036%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1373 (25.03%) Firewall
2 1296 (23.63%) NAS
3 1106 (20.16%) DNS
4 899 (16.39%) WAN
5 869 (15.84%) LAN
6 858 (15.64%) TCP/IP
7 731 (13.33%) DHCP
8 645 (11.76%) VPN
9 493 (8.99%) iSCSI
10 337 (6.14%) Internet
11 267 (4.87%) VLAN
12 256 (4.67%) VoIP
13 238 (4.34%) Fibre Channel
14 215 (3.92%) Wireless
15 199 (3.63%) Cisco ASA
16 175 (3.19%) HTTP
17 147 (2.68%) LDAP
18 142 (2.59%) Network Security
19 132 (2.41%) SSL
20 131 (2.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1248 (22.75%) SQL Server
2 375 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 296 (5.40%) MySQL
4 235 (4.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 235 (4.28%) Oracle Database
5 123 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 116 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 115 (2.10%) Relational Database
8 106 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 99 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
10 95 (1.73%) RDBMS
11 81 (1.48%) NoSQL
12 68 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 61 (1.11%) MongoDB
13 61 (1.11%) Hadoop
14 52 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
14 52 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
15 51 (0.93%) Oracle Exadata
16 45 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
17 43 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 82 (1.49%) Subversion
2 64 (1.17%) JIRA
3 53 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 39 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 31 (0.57%) Maven
6 29 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (0.47%) Eclipse
8 21 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (0.35%) Visual Studio
10 17 (0.31%) FishEye
11 13 (0.24%) Jenkins
12 11 (0.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 9 (0.16%) LoadRunner
14 7 (0.13%) Toad
14 7 (0.13%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.073%) GDB
15 4 (0.073%) Ant
15 4 (0.073%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (0.073%) MSI
15 4 (0.073%) Bugzilla
General
1 947 (17.27%) Finance
2 234 (4.27%) Banking
3 191 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 145 (2.64%) Law
5 102 (1.86%) Marketing
6 96 (1.75%) Advertising
7 91 (1.66%) Legal
8 84 (1.53%) Retail
9 69 (1.26%) French Language
10 64 (1.17%) Financial Institution
11 57 (1.04%) Games
12 52 (0.95%) Investment Banking
13 51 (0.93%) German Language
14 44 (0.80%) Back Office
15 42 (0.77%) Manufacturing
16 19 (0.35%) Italian Language
17 18 (0.33%) Front Office
18 16 (0.29%) International Banking
18 16 (0.29%) Billing
19 15 (0.27%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 780 (14.22%) Administrator
2 539 (9.83%) Analyst
3 509 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 499 (9.10%) Systems Administrator
5 498 (9.08%) Support Engineer
6 479 (8.73%) Consultant
7 433 (7.89%) Architect
8 363 (6.62%) Systems Engineer
9 278 (5.07%) 3rd Line Support
10 236 (4.30%) DBA
11 228 (4.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 202 (3.68%) Support Analyst
13 196 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
14 194 (3.54%) Infrastructure Manager
15 169 (3.08%) Server Engineer
16 164 (2.99%) Storage Engineer
17 162 (2.95%) Network Engineer
18 154 (2.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 153 (2.79%) Infrastructure Architect
20 147 (2.68%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (2.92%) .NET
2 129 (2.35%) Middleware
2 129 (2.35%) Web Services
3 121 (2.21%) J2EE
4 108 (1.97%) XML
5 69 (1.26%) HTML
6 65 (1.19%) CSS
7 64 (1.17%) LAMP
8 53 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
9 50 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
10 38 (0.69%) JSON
11 36 (0.66%) COM
12 34 (0.62%) jQuery
13 33 (0.60%) Application Packaging
14 30 (0.55%) ASP.NET
15 29 (0.53%) Hibernate
16 27 (0.49%) Spring
17 26 (0.47%) Spring Integration
17 26 (0.47%) Spring MVC
17 26 (0.47%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 770 (14.04%) Clustering
2 472 (8.61%) Replication
3 282 (5.14%) Blackberry
4 251 (4.58%) Enterprise Storage
5 147 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 143 (2.61%) CLARiiON
7 135 (2.46%) Computer Science
8 95 (1.73%) Open Source
9 90 (1.64%) Firmware
10 84 (1.53%) Symmetrix DMX
10 84 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
11 82 (1.49%) Client/Server
12 71 (1.29%) EqualLogic
13 58 (1.06%) Statistics
14 55 (1.00%) Fat Client
14 55 (1.00%) Thin Client
15 48 (0.88%) Hedge funds
16 42 (0.77%) Symmetrix
17 37 (0.67%) Celerra
18 31 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3645 (66.45%) Windows
2 1891 (34.48%) Linux
3 1755 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1322 (24.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1060 (19.33%) UNIX
6 773 (14.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 563 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 557 (10.15%) Solaris
9 324 (5.91%) Windows 7
10 222 (4.05%) Windows XP
11 214 (3.90%) AIX
12 166 (3.03%) HPUX
13 143 (2.61%) SUSE
14 132 (2.41%) CentOS
15 120 (2.19%) Windows 8
16 112 (2.04%) Ubuntu
17 77 (1.40%) Windows Vista
18 71 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
19 69 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
20 65 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1239 (22.59%) ITIL
2 518 (9.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 399 (7.27%) Project Management
4 339 (6.18%) Load Balancing
5 334 (6.09%) Migration
6 328 (5.98%) Problem Management
7 270 (4.92%) Change Management
8 269 (4.90%) Service Delivery
9 266 (4.85%) PRINCE2
10 255 (4.65%) Service Management
11 252 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
12 243 (4.43%) Capacity Planning
13 224 (4.08%) Business Continuity
14 200 (3.65%) E-Commerce
15 197 (3.59%) Configuration Management
16 152 (2.77%) Time Management
16 152 (2.77%) Change Control
17 140 (2.55%) Capacity Management
18 126 (2.30%) CRM
19 124 (2.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1300 (23.70%) SQL
2 494 (9.01%) PowerShell
3 475 (8.66%) Perl
4 311 (5.67%) Java
5 263 (4.79%) Bash Shell
6 210 (3.83%) Python
7 203 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 156 (2.84%) Ruby
9 142 (2.59%) PHP
10 114 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 112 (2.04%) C
12 102 (1.86%) JavaScript
13 87 (1.59%) VBScript
14 68 (1.24%) C#
15 56 (1.02%) C++
16 36 (0.66%) Korn
17 30 (0.55%) VB
18 27 (0.49%) VB.NET
19 24 (0.44%) AWK
20 18 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 979 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 807 (14.71%) MCSE
3 541 (9.86%) Cisco Certification
4 458 (8.35%) CCNA
5 436 (7.95%) Degree
6 413 (7.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 410 (7.47%) MCITP
8 304 (5.54%) MCSA
9 264 (4.81%) Security Cleared
10 218 (3.97%) CCNP
11 187 (3.41%) MCP
12 161 (2.94%) SC Cleared
13 136 (2.48%) MCTS
14 129 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
15 93 (1.70%) DV Cleared
16 91 (1.66%) VCP5
17 89 (1.62%) CCA
18 83 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
19 66 (1.20%) HP ASE
19 66 (1.20%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 393 (7.16%) SLA
2 110 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 73 (1.33%) QA
4 44 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.57%) ISO 9001
6 16 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.27%) COBIT
8 4 (0.073%) JTAG
9 3 (0.055%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.036%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.018%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.018%) BS7799
11 1 (0.018%) DICOM
11 1 (0.018%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2257 (41.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2131 (38.85%) Active Directory
3 899 (16.39%) vSphere
4 824 (15.02%) Hyper-V
5 614 (11.19%) VMware ESX
6 585 (10.67%) XenApp
7 358 (6.53%) VMware ESXi
8 307 (5.60%) XenDesktop
9 224 (4.08%) NFS
10 212 (3.87%) XenServer
11 128 (2.33%) KVM
12 85 (1.55%) Xen
13 83 (1.51%) Terminal Services
14 82 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
15 79 (1.44%) SRDF
16 77 (1.40%) Forefront TMG
17 76 (1.39%) UAG
18 64 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 62 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
20 56 (1.02%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 427 (7.78%) NetBackup
2 382 (6.96%) SCCM
3 370 (6.75%) SCOM
4 299 (5.45%) Puppet
5 278 (5.07%) Backup Exec
6 188 (3.43%) WSUS
7 185 (3.37%) Nagios
8 137 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
9 119 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 108 (1.97%) Tivoli
10 108 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
11 80 (1.46%) Legato
12 77 (1.40%) EMC NetWorker
13 76 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 67 (1.22%) ARCserve
15 54 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
15 54 (0.98%) Data Guard
16 52 (0.95%) CFEngine
17 48 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
18 38 (0.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3468 (63.23%) VMware
2 2080 (37.92%) Microsoft
3 1668 (30.41%) Cisco
4 1443 (26.31%) Citrix
5 1368 (24.94%) HP
6 1097 (20.00%) EMC
7 966 (17.61%) NetApp
8 778 (14.18%) Oracle
9 705 (12.85%) Red Hat
10 603 (10.99%) Symantec
11 433 (7.89%) IBM
12 382 (6.96%) Dell
13 276 (5.03%) Brocade
14 258 (4.70%) Veritas
15 238 (4.34%) Juniper
16 236 (4.30%) Sun
17 204 (3.72%) CheckPoint
18 156 (2.84%) McAfee
19 146 (2.66%) 3PAR
20 143 (2.61%) Veeam
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits+ £20k Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus and share options
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On-Call, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Vertical IT
Salary: £41000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable DOE + Car
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension + upto 22.5% bonus + holiday
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £29000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits+ £20k Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago