The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 85 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 91 137 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.58% 3.69% 3.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.11% 20.76% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 73 110 83
Average salary £36,000 £43,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +35.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
SAN
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
645 660 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.28% 17.77% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 514 517 380
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SAN
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Leeds region.

SAN Salary Trend in Leeds

SAN
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 149 (64.78%) Windows
2 143 (62.17%) VMware
3 142 (61.74%) Microsoft
4 113 (49.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 111 (48.26%) Active Directory
6 106 (46.09%) MS Exchange
7 104 (45.22%) MS Excel
8 90 (39.13%) Linux
8 90 (39.13%) SQL Server
9 87 (37.83%) Citrix
10 80 (34.78%) Cisco
11 77 (33.48%) XenApp
12 65 (28.26%) UNIX
13 58 (25.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 57 (24.78%) NAS
14 57 (24.78%) Exchange Server 2010
15 54 (23.48%) VPN
16 53 (23.04%) HP
17 52 (22.61%) SQL Server 2008
18 51 (22.17%) Windows Server 2008
19 49 (21.30%) NetApp
19 49 (21.30%) XenServer
20 47 (20.43%) ITIL
20 47 (20.43%) MCSA
21 46 (20.00%) DNS
21 46 (20.00%) vSphere
22 45 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2013
22 45 (19.57%) MCSE
23 44 (19.13%) SQL
24 43 (18.70%) Exchange Server 2007

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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
1 106 (46.09%) MS Exchange
2 57 (24.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 43 (18.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (15.22%) SharePoint
6 28 (12.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (5.65%) Apache
8 10 (4.35%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (2.17%) Lync
9 5 (2.17%) SAS
10 3 (1.30%) IIS
10 3 (1.30%) Node.js
11 2 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 104 (45.22%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (9.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
1 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (24.78%) NAS
2 54 (23.48%) VPN
3 46 (20.00%) DNS
4 40 (17.39%) VoIP
5 35 (15.22%) LAN
6 33 (14.35%) Firewall
7 29 (12.61%) TCP/IP
8 26 (11.30%) DHCP
9 25 (10.87%) Wireless
10 24 (10.43%) Network Security
10 24 (10.43%) WAN
11 16 (6.96%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (5.65%) Internet
13 9 (3.91%) MPLS
13 9 (3.91%) SSL
13 9 (3.91%) BGP
13 9 (3.91%) EIGRP
13 9 (3.91%) DMVPN
13 9 (3.91%) IPsec
13 9 (3.91%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 52 (22.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (15.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (7.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.48%) MySQL
6 6 (2.61%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.17%) MS Access
8 4 (1.74%) Redis
9 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.30%) Informix
10 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.87%) Ingres
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.43%) DTS
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.74%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.30%) Subversion
3 3 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 20 (8.70%) Finance
2 15 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.65%) Retail
4 6 (2.61%) Banking
5 4 (1.74%) Games
6 3 (1.30%) Back Office
6 3 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (22.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (15.22%) Analyst
3 30 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
4 27 (11.74%) Support Analyst
4 27 (11.74%) Applications Support
5 26 (11.30%) 3rd Line Support
6 25 (10.87%) Technical Support
7 23 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 17 (7.39%) Administrator
9 16 (6.96%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (6.96%) Architect
9 16 (6.96%) Infrastructure Architect
9 16 (6.96%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 15 (6.52%) Senior Technical Engineer
10 15 (6.52%) Consultant
11 12 (5.22%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.35%) CRM Analyst
12 10 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
13 9 (3.91%) IT Manager
14 8 (3.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.61%) COM+
1 6 (2.61%) .NET
2 3 (1.30%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (1.30%) Web Services
2 3 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.87%) COM
4 1 (0.43%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.43%) XML
4 1 (0.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.00%) Clustering
2 21 (9.13%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.78%) Replication
3 11 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.17%) IBM XIV
4 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (2.17%) NHS
5 4 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.74%) LPAR
6 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.30%) CMDB
7 2 (0.87%) Statistics
7 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.43%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 149 (64.78%) Windows
2 90 (39.13%) Linux
3 65 (28.26%) UNIX
4 51 (22.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (12.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (12.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (7.39%) Solaris
9 12 (5.22%) CentOS
10 11 (4.78%) Mac OS
11 6 (2.61%) AIX
12 5 (2.17%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.74%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.74%) Debian
13 4 (1.74%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.30%) SUSE
15 1 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.43%) ITIL
2 42 (18.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (13.91%) Change Control
4 26 (11.30%) Technical Architecture
5 24 (10.43%) Project Management
6 22 (9.57%) CRM
7 20 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 20 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (8.26%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (8.26%) Change Management
9 15 (6.52%) Business Continuity
10 14 (6.09%) Load Balancing
10 14 (6.09%) Coaching
11 13 (5.65%) PRINCE2
12 11 (4.78%) Migration
12 11 (4.78%) High Availability
13 10 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
13 10 (4.35%) Incident Management
13 10 (4.35%) BCP
14 9 (3.91%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (19.13%) SQL
2 22 (9.57%) Shell Script
3 19 (8.26%) Perl
4 18 (7.83%) PowerShell
5 15 (6.52%) PHP
6 14 (6.09%) Python
7 13 (5.65%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.04%) C#
9 6 (2.61%) C++
9 6 (2.61%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.61%) VBA
10 5 (2.17%) Ruby
11 2 (0.87%) C
12 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (25.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (20.43%) MCSA
3 45 (19.57%) MCSE
4 36 (15.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 32 (13.91%) CCA
5 32 (13.91%) Citrix Certification
6 30 (13.04%) MCP
7 24 (10.43%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (10.43%) MCITP
8 18 (7.83%) CCNA
9 15 (6.52%) CCNP
10 10 (4.35%) CISSP
11 8 (3.48%) CCDA
11 8 (3.48%) CCDP
11 8 (3.48%) CCSA
11 8 (3.48%) CCSE
11 8 (3.48%) Degree
11 8 (3.48%) CCEE
11 8 (3.48%) CCAA
11 8 (3.48%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.48%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 113 (49.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (48.26%) Active Directory
3 77 (33.48%) XenApp
4 49 (21.30%) XenServer
5 46 (20.00%) vSphere
6 34 (14.78%) XenDesktop
7 30 (13.04%) Hyper-V
8 15 (6.52%) Terminal Services
9 10 (4.35%) VMware ESX
10 6 (2.61%) Samba
10 6 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (2.17%) Firmware
12 2 (0.87%) NFS
13 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.43%) Squid
13 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 16 (6.96%) NetBackup
3 13 (5.65%) Opsview
4 11 (4.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (3.48%) XenMobile
6 7 (3.04%) WSUS
7 6 (2.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.61%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (2.17%) Puppet
8 5 (2.17%) Nagios
9 4 (1.74%) ARCserve
9 4 (1.74%) SCCM
9 4 (1.74%) SCDPM
9 4 (1.74%) Graphite
10 3 (1.30%) Salt
10 3 (1.30%) SCOM
10 3 (1.30%) Cacti
11 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 143 (62.17%) VMware
2 142 (61.74%) Microsoft
3 87 (37.83%) Citrix
4 80 (34.78%) Cisco
5 53 (23.04%) HP
6 49 (21.30%) NetApp
7 31 (13.48%) Dell
7 31 (13.48%) Red Hat
8 27 (11.74%) Veeam
9 25 (10.87%) CheckPoint
10 24 (10.43%) CommVault
11 23 (10.00%) Symantec
11 23 (10.00%) Riverbed
12 15 (6.52%) Civica
13 13 (5.65%) IBM
14 11 (4.78%) Kaspersky
15 10 (4.35%) Oracle
16 9 (3.91%) SolarWinds
17 6 (2.61%) Postini
17 6 (2.61%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension, Health, Life Assurance, 33
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Jet2.com
Posted: 12 days ago