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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 145 107 127
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2082 2829 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.20% 2.85% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.89% 15.48% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 2383 2017
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -3.57%
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
16158 18274 17200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.11% 18.38% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13568 14937 13560
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,300 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 9 February 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 9 February 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 -88 726 £52,500 +5.00% 80
South East +5 573 £45,000 +4.65% 59
East of England -5 196 £42,500 -1.16% 18
Yorkshire -37 153 £40,000 +11.11% 28
South West +11 132 £32,500 -18.75% 18
North West -18 105 £37,000 -7.50% 12
East Midlands +4 101 £37,500 -6.25% 11
West Midlands -19 95 £41,000 +12.32% 16
North East -25 6 £22,000 -20.00% 2
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 2973 (72.83%) Windows
2 2794 (68.45%) VMware
3 1896 (46.45%) Active Directory
4 1840 (45.08%) Windows Server
5 1834 (44.93%) Microsoft
6 1786 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1428 (34.98%) Cisco
8 1348 (33.02%) Linux
9 1268 (31.06%) MS Exchange
10 1248 (30.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 1119 (27.41%) Firewall
12 1081 (26.48%) Citrix
13 1055 (25.85%) SQL Server
14 1046 (25.62%) Windows Server 2012
15 974 (23.86%) HP
16 911 (22.32%) ITIL
17 888 (21.75%) DNS
18 875 (21.44%) Data Centre
19 872 (21.36%) NAS
20 867 (21.24%) Hyper-V
21 824 (20.19%) NetApp
22 784 (19.21%) MS Excel
23 773 (18.94%) WAN
24 758 (18.57%) Finance
25 730 (17.88%) SQL
26 718 (17.59%) LAN
27 705 (17.27%) Exchange Server 2010
28 700 (17.15%) Microsoft Certification
29 654 (16.02%) vSphere
30 612 (14.99%) EMC

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 1268 (31.06%) MS Exchange
2 705 (17.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 438 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 401 (9.82%) IIS
5 348 (8.53%) SharePoint
6 282 (6.91%) Skype for Business
7 246 (6.03%) Apache
8 234 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 172 (4.21%) Tomcat
10 87 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
11 84 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 70 (1.71%) WebSphere
13 56 (1.37%) OpenStack
14 48 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
15 43 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
16 36 (0.88%) WebLogic
17 35 (0.86%) JBoss
18 32 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
19 22 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2000
19 22 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 784 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 230 (5.63%) MS Office
3 24 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.56%) MS Project
5 17 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.024%) Maya
Business Applications
1 23 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 21 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 16 (0.39%) Faxination
6 14 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 13 (0.32%) RMDS
8 11 (0.27%) ION MarketView
9 10 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
10 8 (0.20%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.17%) Maximo
12 6 (0.15%) assyst
13 5 (0.12%) Line 500
14 4 (0.098%) Eikon
14 4 (0.098%) Magento
14 4 (0.098%) Oracle EBS R12
15 3 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
16 2 (0.049%) Adaptiv
16 2 (0.049%) SAP Business One
16 2 (0.049%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 378 (9.26%) Office 365
2 239 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 227 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 92 (2.25%) IaaS
5 70 (1.71%) SaaS
6 52 (1.27%) PaaS
7 46 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
8 41 (1.00%) Mimecast
9 33 (0.81%) Google Apps
10 24 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
11 20 (0.49%) Amazon S3
12 18 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
13 16 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
14 15 (0.37%) IBM PureFlex
15 13 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.17%) Route 53
17 5 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 2 (0.049%) Joyent
18 2 (0.049%) OneDrive
18 2 (0.049%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1119 (27.41%) Firewall
2 888 (21.75%) DNS
3 872 (21.36%) NAS
4 773 (18.94%) WAN
5 718 (17.59%) LAN
6 584 (14.31%) DHCP
7 561 (13.74%) TCP/IP
8 502 (12.30%) VPN
9 383 (9.38%) iSCSI
10 307 (7.52%) VoIP
11 278 (6.81%) VLAN
12 239 (5.85%) Fibre Channel
13 225 (5.51%) Internet
14 191 (4.68%) Wireless
15 188 (4.61%) Network Security
16 185 (4.53%) SSL
17 152 (3.72%) Cisco ASA
18 116 (2.84%) MPLS
19 114 (2.79%) LDAP
20 93 (2.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1055 (25.85%) SQL Server
2 295 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 269 (6.59%) MySQL
4 191 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 143 (3.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 107 (2.62%) Oracle Database
7 71 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 69 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 60 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 46 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
10 46 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 36 (0.88%) Big Data
11 36 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
12 35 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
12 35 (0.86%) RDBMS
13 33 (0.81%) DB2
14 32 (0.78%) DTS
15 29 (0.71%) Hadoop
16 26 (0.64%) MongoDB
17 25 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (0.96%) JIRA
2 30 (0.73%) Git (software)
3 27 (0.66%) Jenkins
4 19 (0.47%) Subversion
5 16 (0.39%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.29%) TeamCity
7 11 (0.27%) Hudson
8 7 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.15%) ERwin
9 6 (0.15%) GDB
9 6 (0.15%) git-flow
10 5 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.098%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.073%) Ant
12 3 (0.073%) AQtime
12 3 (0.073%) Maven
12 3 (0.073%) MSI
12 3 (0.073%) ProC
12 3 (0.073%) WebLOAD
13 2 (0.049%) NuGet
General
1 758 (18.57%) Finance
2 189 (4.63%) Telecoms
3 140 (3.43%) Banking
4 122 (2.99%) Retail
5 101 (2.47%) Legal
6 90 (2.20%) Law
7 60 (1.47%) Marketing
8 48 (1.18%) Advertising
9 39 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 37 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 33 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 29 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 17 (0.42%) Electronics
14 15 (0.37%) Games
15 13 (0.32%) Private Banking
16 12 (0.29%) Back Office
17 11 (0.27%) Billing
18 9 (0.22%) Local Government
19 8 (0.20%) Publishing
20 6 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 733 (17.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 449 (11.00%) Administrator
3 445 (10.90%) Analyst
4 421 (10.31%) Support Engineer
5 342 (8.38%) Architect
6 328 (8.04%) Systems Administrator
7 299 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
8 289 (7.08%) Consultant
9 270 (6.61%) VMware Engineer
10 244 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
11 226 (5.54%) Windows Engineer
12 219 (5.37%) Infrastructure Architect
13 218 (5.34%) IT Engineer
14 210 (5.14%) Network Engineer
15 186 (4.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 184 (4.51%) Support Analyst
17 180 (4.41%) IT Manager
18 178 (4.36%) Infrastructure Manager
18 178 (4.36%) Storage Engineer
19 177 (4.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (2.89%) .NET
2 103 (2.52%) Middleware
3 85 (2.08%) Web Services
4 84 (2.06%) LAMP
5 51 (1.25%) HTML
6 35 (0.86%) CSS
7 34 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
8 30 (0.73%) XML
9 28 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
10 26 (0.64%) J2EE
11 25 (0.61%) ActiveMQ
11 25 (0.61%) IBM Integration Bus
12 16 (0.39%) ASP.NET
13 14 (0.34%) COM
13 14 (0.34%) REST
13 14 (0.34%) XSLT
14 13 (0.32%) jQuery
14 13 (0.32%) Rendezvous
14 13 (0.32%) Ultra Messaging
15 12 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 875 (21.44%) Data Centre
2 499 (12.22%) Clustering
3 406 (9.95%) Replication
4 239 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
5 176 (4.31%) EMC VNX
6 142 (3.48%) EqualLogic
7 126 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 97 (2.38%) Computer Science
9 95 (2.33%) Driving Licence
10 89 (2.18%) Blackberry
11 87 (2.13%) EMC VMAX
12 84 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
13 65 (1.59%) PKI
14 62 (1.52%) Private Cloud
15 61 (1.49%) Fat Client
15 61 (1.49%) Thin Client
16 58 (1.42%) HP StoreVirtual
17 56 (1.37%) CLARiiON
18 52 (1.27%) Hedge funds
18 52 (1.27%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2973 (72.83%) Windows
2 1840 (45.08%) Windows Server
3 1348 (33.02%) Linux
4 1248 (30.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1046 (25.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 584 (14.31%) Unix
7 471 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 317 (7.77%) Windows 7
9 299 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 220 (5.39%) Solaris
11 173 (4.24%) Windows 8
12 126 (3.09%) CentOS
13 103 (2.52%) AIX
14 89 (2.18%) Windows XP
15 58 (1.42%) Ubuntu
16 54 (1.32%) Data ONTAP
17 52 (1.27%) SUSE
18 47 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
19 45 (1.10%) Debian
20 42 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 911 (22.32%) ITIL
2 476 (11.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 409 (10.02%) High Availability
4 287 (7.03%) Project Management
5 284 (6.96%) Load Balancing
6 253 (6.20%) Change Management
7 236 (5.78%) Capacity Planning
8 232 (5.68%) Mentoring
9 229 (5.61%) Service Delivery
10 220 (5.39%) Presales
11 218 (5.34%) Migration
12 206 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
13 191 (4.68%) PRINCE2
14 177 (4.34%) Service Management
15 176 (4.31%) Business Continuity
16 168 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
17 144 (3.53%) Change Control
18 143 (3.50%) Problem Management
19 137 (3.36%) Configuration Management
20 132 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 730 (17.88%) SQL
2 438 (10.73%) PowerShell
3 164 (4.02%) Bash Shell
4 143 (3.50%) Perl
5 131 (3.21%) C
6 127 (3.11%) Java
7 89 (2.18%) Shell Script
8 77 (1.89%) VBScript
9 66 (1.62%) Python
10 63 (1.54%) JavaScript
11 53 (1.30%) PHP
12 44 (1.08%) T-SQL
13 39 (0.96%) C#
14 31 (0.76%) VB
15 30 (0.73%) Ruby
16 22 (0.54%) AWK
17 17 (0.42%) sed
18 15 (0.37%) PL/SQL
18 15 (0.37%) VBA
19 13 (0.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 700 (17.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 530 (12.98%) MCSE
3 474 (11.61%) Cisco Certification
4 385 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 354 (8.67%) CCNA
6 335 (8.21%) Degree
7 275 (6.74%) MCSA
8 232 (5.68%) MCITP
9 211 (5.17%) Security Cleared
10 165 (4.04%) CCNP
11 129 (3.16%) MCP
12 108 (2.65%) SC Cleared
13 89 (2.18%) Citrix Certification
14 66 (1.62%) CCA
15 59 (1.45%) DV Cleared
16 58 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
17 55 (1.35%) CCIE
18 50 (1.22%) VCP5
19 39 (0.96%) CISSP
20 35 (0.86%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (6.00%) SLA
2 128 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 27 (0.66%) QA
5 26 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 24 (0.59%) COBIT
7 17 (0.42%) SSAE 16
8 12 (0.29%) ISO 9000
9 9 (0.22%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.17%) ISO22301
10 7 (0.17%) SAS 70
11 6 (0.15%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.098%) Data Quality
13 3 (0.073%) BS7799
14 1 (0.024%) DICOM
14 1 (0.024%) Disclosure Scotland
14 1 (0.024%) ISO 14000
14 1 (0.024%) RMADS
System Software
1 1896 (46.45%) Active Directory
2 1786 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 867 (21.24%) Hyper-V
4 654 (16.02%) vSphere
5 449 (11.00%) XenApp
6 291 (7.13%) VMware ESX
7 227 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
8 171 (4.19%) NFS
9 160 (3.92%) XenDesktop
10 119 (2.92%) vCloud
11 112 (2.74%) XenServer
12 107 (2.62%) Terminal Services
13 62 (1.52%) Firmware
14 57 (1.40%) SRDF
14 57 (1.40%) Xen
15 53 (1.30%) VMware Server
16 52 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
17 51 (1.25%) KVM
17 51 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
18 49 (1.20%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 383 (9.38%) SCCM
2 277 (6.79%) SCOM
3 187 (4.58%) Backup Exec
4 160 (3.92%) NetBackup
5 154 (3.77%) Puppet
6 135 (3.31%) WSUS
7 103 (2.52%) Nagios
8 98 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
9 60 (1.47%) Tivoli
10 59 (1.45%) Hyperic
11 53 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 53 (1.30%) vMotion
12 51 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 48 (1.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 45 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
14 45 (1.10%) EMC VPLEX
15 41 (1.00%) SCVMM
16 40 (0.98%) SCOrch
17 39 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
18 35 (0.86%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2794 (68.45%) VMware
2 1834 (44.93%) Microsoft
3 1428 (34.98%) Cisco
4 1081 (26.48%) Citrix
5 974 (23.86%) HP
6 824 (20.19%) NetApp
7 612 (14.99%) EMC
8 530 (12.98%) Oracle
9 406 (9.95%) Dell
10 369 (9.04%) Red Hat
11 361 (8.84%) IBM
12 331 (8.11%) Symantec
13 243 (5.95%) Veeam
14 202 (4.95%) CheckPoint
15 199 (4.88%) Juniper
16 181 (4.43%) SolarWinds
17 165 (4.04%) Brocade
18 156 (3.82%) 3PAR
19 149 (3.65%) CommVault
20 101 (2.47%) Avaya
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance, 25 Days
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Jenrick IT
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crowthorne, Berkshire
Roc Search Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £29000 - £33000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Netsource Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago