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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 114 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2718 2789 3071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.48% 2.74% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.08% 14.89% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2260 2392 2655
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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 £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19301 18727 19936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.64% 18.40% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15591 15151 16681
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 July 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 July 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 -18 1029 £50,000 -4.76% 103
South East -11 658 £42,500 +6.25% 51
Yorkshire +2 244 £40,000 +5.26% 24
North West +61 210 £42,500 +13.33% 23
East of England -23 210 £42,500 -4.49% 27
South West -19 157 £39,750 +6.00% 10
West Midlands -45 105 £35,000 -6.66% 13
East Midlands -31 71 £39,000 -1.26% 15
North East +2 18 £25,500 -12.06% 5
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3923 (68.26%) Windows
2 3576 (62.22%) VMware
3 2415 (42.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2245 (39.06%) Active Directory
5 2188 (38.07%) Microsoft
6 1875 (32.63%) Linux
7 1748 (30.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 1687 (29.35%) Cisco
9 1632 (28.40%) MS Exchange
10 1586 (27.60%) HP
11 1541 (26.81%) Citrix
12 1513 (26.33%) Firewall
13 1417 (24.66%) SQL
14 1397 (24.31%) NAS
15 1371 (23.86%) SQL Server
16 1287 (22.39%) ITIL
17 1229 (21.39%) DNS
18 1169 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
19 1132 (19.70%) MS Excel
20 1117 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
21 1080 (18.79%) EMC
22 1079 (18.78%) NetApp
23 999 (17.38%) Hyper-V
24 978 (17.02%) WAN
25 977 (17.00%) LAN
26 971 (16.90%) Finance
27 942 (16.39%) UNIX
28 937 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
29 906 (15.76%) TCP/IP
30 897 (15.61%) Oracle

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1632 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 937 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 646 (11.24%) SharePoint
4 539 (9.38%) IIS
5 473 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 406 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 313 (5.45%) Lync
7 313 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 309 (5.38%) Apache
9 251 (4.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 219 (3.81%) Tomcat
11 112 (1.95%) WebLogic
12 111 (1.93%) WebSphere
13 86 (1.50%) Lotus Domino
14 79 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
15 76 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
16 61 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
17 51 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
18 39 (0.68%) OpenStack
18 39 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 1132 (19.70%) MS Excel
2 270 (4.70%) MS Office
3 34 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.26%) MS Project
6 9 (0.16%) FastStats
7 7 (0.12%) SPSS
8 3 (0.052%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.035%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.035%) Maya
9 2 (0.035%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.035%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.035%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.017%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 54 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
4 35 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 22 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
6 17 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
6 17 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
6 17 (0.30%) Magento
7 16 (0.28%) RMDS
8 15 (0.26%) assyst
9 11 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 8 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (0.087%) Oracle BPM
13 4 (0.070%) RiskWrite
13 4 (0.070%) Sage 200
13 4 (0.070%) Towers Watson Igloo
13 4 (0.070%) Summit
13 4 (0.070%) Adaptiv
13 4 (0.070%) Compiere
Cloud Services
1 186 (3.24%) Office 365
2 150 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 104 (1.81%) SaaS
4 100 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
5 93 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
6 78 (1.36%) IaaS
7 20 (0.35%) Joyent
7 20 (0.35%) PaaS
8 16 (0.28%) Google Apps
9 14 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.070%) Route 53
13 3 (0.052%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1513 (26.33%) Firewall
2 1397 (24.31%) NAS
3 1229 (21.39%) DNS
4 978 (17.02%) WAN
5 977 (17.00%) LAN
6 906 (15.76%) TCP/IP
7 796 (13.85%) DHCP
8 689 (11.99%) VPN
9 418 (7.27%) iSCSI
10 349 (6.07%) Internet
11 315 (5.48%) Fibre Channel
12 289 (5.03%) VLAN
13 249 (4.33%) VoIP
14 243 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
15 240 (4.18%) HTTP
16 232 (4.04%) Wireless
17 176 (3.06%) LDAP
18 166 (2.89%) SMTP
19 158 (2.75%) SSL
20 149 (2.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1371 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 388 (6.75%) MySQL
3 370 (6.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 241 (4.19%) Oracle Database
5 219 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 131 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 126 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 122 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 109 (1.90%) Relational Database
10 95 (1.65%) Hadoop
11 93 (1.62%) RDBMS
12 89 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
13 75 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 73 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
15 72 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
16 70 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 69 (1.20%) NoSQL
18 56 (0.97%) Oracle Exadata
19 54 (0.94%) MongoDB
20 47 (0.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 98 (1.71%) Subversion
2 74 (1.29%) JIRA
3 61 (1.06%) Eclipse
4 57 (0.99%) Maven
5 56 (0.97%) YourKit
6 40 (0.70%) Git (software)
7 28 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 22 (0.38%) Visual Studio
10 18 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (0.31%) WebLOAD
11 17 (0.30%) AQtime
12 15 (0.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 13 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 11 (0.19%) LoadRunner
16 9 (0.16%) TeamCity
17 7 (0.12%) ClearCase
18 6 (0.10%) FishEye
18 6 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 971 (16.90%) Finance
2 257 (4.47%) Banking
3 138 (2.40%) Law
4 124 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 102 (1.77%) Legal
6 101 (1.76%) Advertising
7 92 (1.60%) Marketing
8 91 (1.58%) Retail
9 79 (1.37%) Back Office
10 54 (0.94%) Investment Banking
11 50 (0.87%) Games
12 47 (0.82%) Manufacturing
13 45 (0.78%) French Language
14 40 (0.70%) Financial Institution
14 40 (0.70%) German Language
15 31 (0.54%) Publishing
16 27 (0.47%) International Banking
17 26 (0.45%) Russian Language
18 25 (0.44%) Spanish Language
19 15 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 747 (13.00%) Administrator
2 631 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 569 (9.90%) Analyst
4 557 (9.69%) Support Engineer
5 473 (8.23%) Consultant
6 466 (8.11%) Architect
7 452 (7.86%) Systems Administrator
8 343 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support
9 318 (5.53%) Systems Engineer
10 258 (4.49%) DBA
11 217 (3.78%) Support Analyst
12 215 (3.74%) Infrastructure Manager
13 208 (3.62%) Network Engineer
14 202 (3.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 202 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
15 172 (2.99%) Server Engineer
16 163 (2.84%) Technical Support
17 156 (2.71%) Technical Engineer
18 153 (2.66%) Linux Administrator
19 152 (2.64%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (2.56%) Web Services
2 140 (2.44%) Middleware
3 129 (2.24%) .NET
4 117 (2.04%) J2EE
5 108 (1.88%) XML
6 107 (1.86%) HTML
7 87 (1.51%) CSS
8 69 (1.20%) LAMP
9 62 (1.08%) jQuery
10 59 (1.03%) Hibernate
11 57 (0.99%) Spring MVC
11 57 (0.99%) Spring
11 57 (0.99%) Lucene
11 57 (0.99%) Spring Integration
12 47 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
13 44 (0.77%) JSON
14 40 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
15 34 (0.59%) COM
16 33 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
17 25 (0.44%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 725 (12.62%) Clustering
2 534 (9.29%) Replication
3 245 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 225 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 180 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 180 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 152 (2.64%) CLARiiON
7 127 (2.21%) EqualLogic
8 100 (1.74%) Firmware
9 97 (1.69%) Client/Server
10 80 (1.39%) Open Source
11 72 (1.25%) Symmetrix DMX
12 62 (1.08%) Hedge funds
13 57 (0.99%) Fat Client
13 57 (0.99%) Thin Client
14 46 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
15 45 (0.78%) SecurID
16 41 (0.71%) EMC Centera
17 39 (0.68%) Symmetrix
18 35 (0.61%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 3923 (68.26%) Windows
2 1875 (32.63%) Linux
3 1748 (30.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 1169 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 942 (16.39%) UNIX
6 881 (15.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 501 (8.72%) Solaris
8 479 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 376 (6.54%) Windows 7
10 203 (3.53%) Windows XP
11 191 (3.32%) AIX
12 175 (3.05%) HPUX
13 152 (2.64%) CentOS
14 109 (1.90%) Windows 8
15 101 (1.76%) SUSE
16 95 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
17 74 (1.29%) Android
18 73 (1.27%) Ubuntu
19 62 (1.08%) Debian
20 54 (0.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1287 (22.39%) ITIL
2 602 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 452 (7.86%) Project Management
4 412 (7.17%) Performance Tuning
5 388 (6.75%) Load Balancing
6 375 (6.53%) Migration
7 370 (6.44%) Change Management
8 303 (5.27%) Problem Management
9 276 (4.80%) PRINCE2
10 263 (4.58%) Service Management
11 262 (4.56%) Business Continuity
12 258 (4.49%) Service Delivery
13 252 (4.38%) Capacity Planning
14 196 (3.41%) Change Control
15 168 (2.92%) Configuration Management
16 164 (2.85%) E-Commerce
17 160 (2.78%) Capacity Management
18 129 (2.24%) Data Protection
19 128 (2.23%) Incident Management
20 127 (2.21%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1417 (24.66%) SQL
2 497 (8.65%) PowerShell
3 389 (6.77%) Perl
4 307 (5.34%) Java
5 274 (4.77%) Bash Shell
6 258 (4.49%) Shell Script
7 178 (3.10%) Python
8 131 (2.28%) C
9 121 (2.11%) Ruby
10 118 (2.05%) PHP
11 115 (2.00%) JavaScript
12 107 (1.86%) T-SQL
13 87 (1.51%) C++
14 75 (1.31%) C#
15 66 (1.15%) VBScript
16 48 (0.84%) VB
17 39 (0.68%) PL/SQL
18 24 (0.42%) Korn
18 24 (0.42%) AWK
19 18 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1117 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 877 (15.26%) MCSE
3 574 (9.99%) Cisco Certification
4 513 (8.93%) Degree
5 478 (8.32%) CCNA
6 474 (8.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 457 (7.95%) MCITP
8 413 (7.19%) MCSA
9 280 (4.87%) Security Cleared
10 250 (4.35%) CCNP
11 193 (3.36%) MCTS
12 191 (3.32%) MCP
13 180 (3.13%) SC Cleared
14 141 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
15 103 (1.79%) VCP5
16 101 (1.76%) DV Cleared
17 93 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
18 92 (1.60%) CCA
19 72 (1.25%) VCAP
20 68 (1.18%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 388 (6.75%) SLA
2 111 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 103 (1.79%) QA
4 41 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 40 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 24 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 20 (0.35%) COBIT
8 4 (0.070%) JTAG
8 4 (0.070%) BS7799
9 3 (0.052%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.035%) DICOM
11 1 (0.017%) HL7
11 1 (0.017%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.017%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2415 (42.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2245 (39.06%) Active Directory
3 999 (17.38%) Hyper-V
4 850 (14.79%) vSphere
5 651 (11.33%) VMware ESX
6 635 (11.05%) XenApp
7 394 (6.86%) VMware ESXi
8 337 (5.86%) XenDesktop
9 263 (4.58%) XenServer
10 236 (4.11%) NFS
11 121 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
12 109 (1.90%) KVM
13 95 (1.65%) vCloud
14 92 (1.60%) SRDF
15 90 (1.57%) Terminal Services
16 85 (1.48%) Xen
17 82 (1.43%) VMware Server
18 79 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
19 70 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 68 (1.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 477 (8.30%) SCCM
2 386 (6.72%) SCOM
3 385 (6.70%) NetBackup
4 360 (6.26%) Backup Exec
5 271 (4.72%) Puppet
6 168 (2.92%) Nagios
7 163 (2.84%) WSUS
8 137 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
9 131 (2.28%) Norton AntiVirus
10 109 (1.90%) Data Guard
11 108 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 84 (1.46%) Tivoli
13 80 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 69 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
15 67 (1.17%) OpenView
16 59 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
17 55 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
18 53 (0.92%) Legato
19 49 (0.85%) HP SIM
20 46 (0.80%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 3576 (62.22%) VMware
2 2188 (38.07%) Microsoft
3 1687 (29.35%) Cisco
4 1586 (27.60%) HP
5 1541 (26.81%) Citrix
6 1080 (18.79%) EMC
7 1079 (18.78%) NetApp
8 897 (15.61%) Oracle
9 637 (11.08%) Symantec
10 618 (10.75%) Red Hat
11 501 (8.72%) Dell
12 449 (7.81%) IBM
13 325 (5.66%) Juniper
14 308 (5.36%) Brocade
15 247 (4.30%) Veeam
16 207 (3.60%) Sun
17 206 (3.58%) Veritas
18 170 (2.96%) 3PAR
19 160 (2.78%) CheckPoint
20 141 (2.45%) JBoss
London
Skye Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum with Company Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: £55,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Basic and Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35-42K + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Excellent Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus and Car allowance.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicestershire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago