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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
UK / England
Rank 209 160 109
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -51
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1276 1927 2697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.62% 2.10% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.64% 12.50% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1622 2241
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
13237 15417 17597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 16.78% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10830 12916 14353
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -43 437 £50,000 -0.79% 43
South East -3 331 £47,500 +5.55% 35
Yorkshire +15 124 £37,500 -6.25% 13
North West -31 99 £44,000 +17.33% 11
South West -15 88 £37,500 +13.63% 6
East of England -44 88 £50,000 +17.64% 9
East Midlands -20 62 £40,000 +6.66% 14
West Midlands -27 54 £38,750 -3.12% 6
North East -4 3 £34,000 +54.54% 2
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 1932 (66.37%) VMware
2 1898 (65.20%) Windows
3 1349 (46.34%) Active Directory
4 1299 (44.62%) Microsoft
5 1252 (43.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1205 (41.39%) Windows Server
7 1125 (38.65%) Cisco
8 948 (32.57%) Firewall
9 909 (31.23%) Linux
10 828 (28.44%) MS Exchange
11 748 (25.70%) Hyper-V
12 723 (24.84%) ITIL
13 718 (24.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 698 (23.98%) HP
15 686 (23.57%) SQL Server
16 678 (23.29%) Citrix
17 674 (23.15%) WAN
18 659 (22.64%) Data Centre
19 644 (22.12%) LAN
19 644 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
20 635 (21.81%) NAS
20 635 (21.81%) MS Excel
21 606 (20.82%) NetApp
22 548 (18.83%) SQL
23 515 (17.69%) DNS
24 495 (17.00%) Microsoft Certification
25 488 (16.76%) Finance
26 449 (15.42%) EMC
27 424 (14.57%) Exchange Server 2010
28 417 (14.32%) vSphere

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
1 828 (28.44%) MS Exchange
2 424 (14.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 360 (12.37%) IIS
4 317 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 216 (7.42%) SharePoint
6 213 (7.32%) Apache
7 150 (5.15%) Tomcat
8 116 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
9 111 (3.81%) Skype for Business
10 94 (3.23%) WebSphere
11 76 (2.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 55 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
13 50 (1.72%) JBoss
14 46 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
15 42 (1.44%) OpenStack
16 39 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 35 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
18 32 (1.10%) WebLogic
19 28 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
20 27 (0.93%) nginx
Applications
1 635 (21.81%) MS Excel
2 170 (5.84%) MS Office
3 31 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.34%) Autodesk Smoke
5 9 (0.31%) Baselight
5 9 (0.31%) MS Project
6 8 (0.27%) Autodesk Flame
6 8 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.21%) Final Cut Pro
8 4 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.034%) Avid Media Composer
9 1 (0.034%) Maya
9 1 (0.034%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 28 (0.96%) RMDS
2 14 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.069%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.069%) Maximo
7 2 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.034%) Misys Opics
8 1 (0.034%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.034%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.034%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 395 (13.57%) Office 365
2 388 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 320 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 116 (3.98%) IaaS
5 95 (3.26%) PaaS
6 76 (2.61%) SaaS
7 48 (1.65%) Mimecast
8 37 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 36 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (0.69%) Amazon S3
11 19 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (0.24%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.21%) G Suite
15 4 (0.14%) Google Drive
15 4 (0.14%) OneDrive
16 2 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 2 (0.069%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 1 (0.034%) AWS CloudFormation
17 1 (0.034%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 948 (32.57%) Firewall
2 674 (23.15%) WAN
3 644 (22.12%) LAN
4 635 (21.81%) NAS
5 515 (17.69%) DNS
6 412 (14.15%) DHCP
7 407 (13.98%) TCP/IP
8 355 (12.20%) VPN
9 260 (8.93%) iSCSI
10 225 (7.73%) VLAN
11 224 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
12 207 (7.11%) VoIP
13 170 (5.84%) Wireless
14 157 (5.39%) Cisco ASA
15 124 (4.26%) LDAP
16 117 (4.02%) HTTP
17 110 (3.78%) SSL
18 106 (3.64%) Network Security
19 105 (3.61%) WLAN
20 92 (3.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 686 (23.57%) SQL Server
2 169 (5.81%) MySQL
3 143 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 65 (2.23%) Relational Database
6 53 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
7 51 (1.75%) DB2
7 51 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 47 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 47 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 42 (1.44%) OLTP
10 39 (1.34%) Hadoop
11 38 (1.31%) HBase
12 36 (1.24%) NoSQL
12 36 (1.24%) RDBMS
13 32 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 26 (0.89%) OLAP
15 20 (0.69%) Oracle OLAP
16 19 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (1.34%) Jenkins
2 30 (1.03%) JIRA
3 20 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 18 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (0.45%) Hudson
6 10 (0.34%) Subversion
7 8 (0.27%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.21%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.17%) Buildbot
9 5 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.14%) AQtime
10 4 (0.14%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.14%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.14%) WebLOAD
10 4 (0.14%) WinDbg
11 2 (0.069%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.069%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.069%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.034%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.034%) GitLab
General
1 488 (16.76%) Finance
2 125 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 104 (3.57%) Banking
4 52 (1.79%) Retail
5 42 (1.44%) Marketing
6 41 (1.41%) Legal
7 38 (1.31%) Manufacturing
8 34 (1.17%) Games
9 31 (1.06%) Law
10 30 (1.03%) Back Office
11 26 (0.89%) Investment Banking
12 20 (0.69%) Advertising
13 18 (0.62%) Publishing
14 16 (0.55%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.52%) Electronics
16 10 (0.34%) Front Office
16 10 (0.34%) Online Betting
17 9 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.24%) Military
19 6 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 553 (19.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 354 (12.16%) Support Engineer
3 315 (10.82%) Analyst
4 309 (10.61%) Administrator
5 269 (9.24%) Architect
6 267 (9.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 218 (7.49%) Systems Administrator
8 215 (7.39%) Network Engineer
9 205 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
10 176 (6.05%) IT Engineer
11 164 (5.63%) IT Support
12 159 (5.46%) VMware Engineer
13 154 (5.29%) Infrastructure Support
14 152 (5.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 152 (5.22%) Server Engineer
15 144 (4.95%) Support Analyst
16 141 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 139 (4.77%) Infrastructure Architect
18 135 (4.64%) Windows Engineer
19 133 (4.57%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (4.16%) Web Services
2 117 (4.02%) Middleware
3 55 (1.89%) HTML
4 51 (1.75%) LAMP
5 48 (1.65%) XML
6 41 (1.41%) .NET
7 36 (1.24%) Flash
8 30 (1.03%) XSLT
9 28 (0.96%) Rendezvous
9 28 (0.96%) Ultra Messaging
10 13 (0.45%) 802.1X
11 12 (0.41%) MAPI
12 11 (0.38%) EDI
13 10 (0.34%) ASP.NET
13 10 (0.34%) JSON
14 8 (0.27%) CSS
15 7 (0.24%) Ajax
15 7 (0.24%) LEMP Stack
16 6 (0.21%) LAPP Stack
16 6 (0.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 659 (22.64%) Data Centre
2 229 (7.87%) Clustering
3 147 (5.05%) Replication
4 138 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
5 115 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 108 (3.71%) Driving Licence
7 86 (2.95%) Management Information System
8 81 (2.78%) EMC VNX
9 78 (2.68%) Public Cloud
10 63 (2.16%) Hybrid Cloud
11 62 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
12 44 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
13 42 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
14 41 (1.41%) Hedge funds
14 41 (1.41%) NHS
15 39 (1.34%) Private Cloud
15 39 (1.34%) Statistics
16 35 (1.20%) iPad
17 32 (1.10%) Blackberry
18 26 (0.89%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 1898 (65.20%) Windows
2 1205 (41.39%) Windows Server
3 909 (31.23%) Linux
4 718 (24.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 644 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 321 (11.03%) Unix
7 255 (8.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 242 (8.31%) Solaris
9 225 (7.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 200 (6.87%) Windows 7
11 110 (3.78%) CentOS
12 102 (3.50%) Windows 10
13 84 (2.89%) Mac OS X
14 66 (2.27%) Ubuntu
15 64 (2.20%) Windows 8
16 57 (1.96%) OpenVMS
17 42 (1.44%) AIX
18 27 (0.93%) Debian
18 27 (0.93%) HPUX
19 25 (0.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 723 (24.84%) ITIL
2 340 (11.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 232 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
4 216 (7.42%) Project Management
5 207 (7.11%) Migration
6 166 (5.70%) Presales
7 154 (5.29%) Load Balancing
8 149 (5.12%) High Availability
9 146 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
10 140 (4.81%) Mentoring
11 125 (4.29%) DevOps
12 122 (4.19%) Service Management
13 120 (4.12%) PRINCE2
14 109 (3.74%) Change Control
15 107 (3.68%) Business Continuity
16 106 (3.64%) ITIL V3
17 98 (3.37%) Service Delivery
18 92 (3.16%) Capacity Planning
19 91 (3.13%) Data Protection
19 91 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 548 (18.83%) SQL
2 397 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 116 (3.98%) Python
4 113 (3.88%) Perl
5 109 (3.74%) Bash Shell
6 99 (3.40%) Java
7 82 (2.82%) Shell Script
8 54 (1.86%) Ruby
9 49 (1.68%) C
10 37 (1.27%) VB
11 34 (1.17%) VBScript
12 33 (1.13%) JavaScript
13 17 (0.58%) T-SQL
14 16 (0.55%) C#
14 16 (0.55%) PHP
15 11 (0.38%) AWK
16 10 (0.34%) Go
17 9 (0.31%) C++
18 7 (0.24%) Korn
19 6 (0.21%) sed
Qualifications
1 495 (17.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 387 (13.29%) Cisco Certification
3 364 (12.50%) MCSE
4 312 (10.72%) CCNA
5 227 (7.80%) Degree
6 216 (7.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 173 (5.94%) MCSA
8 148 (5.08%) CCNP
9 100 (3.44%) MCITP
10 76 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
11 74 (2.54%) MCP
12 58 (1.99%) CCA
13 55 (1.89%) Security Cleared
14 39 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
15 37 (1.27%) SC Cleared
16 24 (0.82%) CCIE
17 18 (0.62%) VCAP
18 17 (0.58%) EMC Certification
19 16 (0.55%) RHCE
19 16 (0.55%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (6.32%) SLA
2 123 (4.23%) PCI DSS
3 56 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (1.17%) QA
5 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.14%) COBIT
7 3 (0.10%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.069%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.034%) EMIR
9 1 (0.034%) GCP
9 1 (0.034%) GPG13
9 1 (0.034%) HL7
9 1 (0.034%) MiFID
System Software
1 1349 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 1252 (43.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 748 (25.70%) Hyper-V
4 417 (14.32%) vSphere
5 320 (10.99%) XenApp
6 196 (6.73%) VMware ESX
7 145 (4.98%) XenDesktop
8 139 (4.77%) NFS
9 114 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
10 109 (3.74%) Virtual Servers
11 85 (2.92%) Xen
12 84 (2.89%) Oracle RAC
13 75 (2.58%) KVM
14 68 (2.34%) Terminal Services
15 61 (2.10%) SRDF
16 60 (2.06%) Docker
17 55 (1.89%) vCloud
18 50 (1.72%) Firmware
19 45 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
20 42 (1.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 253 (8.69%) SCCM
2 173 (5.94%) SCOM
3 167 (5.74%) Puppet
4 162 (5.57%) NetBackup
5 97 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
6 83 (2.85%) Backup Exec
6 83 (2.85%) Nagios
7 76 (2.61%) Microsoft Clustering
8 63 (2.16%) Ansible
9 62 (2.13%) WSUS
10 50 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
11 41 (1.41%) Tivoli
12 32 (1.10%) Cacti
12 32 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 31 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
14 30 (1.03%) Oracle ZFS
15 29 (1.00%) vMotion
16 28 (0.96%) OpenAM
16 28 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
17 27 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1932 (66.37%) VMware
2 1299 (44.62%) Microsoft
3 1125 (38.65%) Cisco
4 698 (23.98%) HP
5 678 (23.29%) Citrix
6 606 (20.82%) NetApp
7 449 (15.42%) EMC
8 319 (10.96%) Oracle
9 273 (9.38%) Red Hat
10 230 (7.90%) IBM
11 212 (7.28%) Dell
12 193 (6.63%) Veeam
13 144 (4.95%) SolarWinds
14 140 (4.81%) CheckPoint
15 139 (4.77%) Juniper
16 137 (4.71%) Brocade
17 115 (3.95%) 3PAR
18 112 (3.85%) Sun
19 99 (3.40%) Intel
20 94 (3.23%) Avaya
London
Red10
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
IBM
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Health Care Life, Travel, Childcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Feral Interactive Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Overtime, Vendor T
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 Per Annum plus benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £28k - 32k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + a comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £46000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday