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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 54 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 138 170 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.99% 5.22% 5.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.87% 26.81% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 115 102 115
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
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
631 634 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.26% 19.48% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 492 435 385
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 180 (63.16%) Windows
2 172 (60.35%) Microsoft
3 155 (54.39%) VMware
4 139 (48.77%) Active Directory
5 126 (44.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 121 (42.46%) MS Excel
7 120 (42.11%) Linux
8 107 (37.54%) MS Exchange
9 100 (35.09%) SQL Server
10 98 (34.39%) UNIX
11 97 (34.04%) Citrix
12 92 (32.28%) NetApp
13 78 (27.37%) XenApp
14 76 (26.67%) Cisco
15 75 (26.32%) SQL
16 74 (25.96%) NAS
17 67 (23.51%) ITIL
18 66 (23.16%) Windows Server 2008
19 64 (22.46%) Microsoft Certification
20 61 (21.40%) SQL Server 2008
20 61 (21.40%) XenServer
20 61 (21.40%) Exchange Server 2010
21 59 (20.70%) MCSE
22 57 (20.00%) Red Hat
23 53 (18.60%) HP
24 52 (18.25%) Shell Script
25 51 (17.89%) SLA
25 51 (17.89%) vSphere
26 50 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
27 49 (17.19%) MCSA

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 107 (37.54%) MS Exchange
2 61 (21.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 41 (14.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 40 (14.04%) SharePoint
6 39 (13.68%) Apache
7 25 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (7.72%) Office Communications Server
9 14 (4.91%) Tomcat
10 6 (2.11%) Lync
10 6 (2.11%) SAS
10 6 (2.11%) IIS
11 3 (1.05%) Node.js
12 2 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.35%) nginx
Applications
1 121 (42.46%) MS Excel
2 37 (12.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 74 (25.96%) NAS
2 41 (14.39%) Firewall
3 36 (12.63%) VPN
4 34 (11.93%) DNS
5 33 (11.58%) LAN
6 26 (9.12%) WAN
7 20 (7.02%) TCP/IP
8 19 (6.67%) Wireless
8 19 (6.67%) Internet
9 18 (6.32%) VoIP
10 12 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (4.21%) DHCP
11 9 (3.16%) Network Security
12 8 (2.81%) SSL
13 6 (2.11%) Unified Communications
13 6 (2.11%) DMVPN
13 6 (2.11%) VPLS
13 6 (2.11%) IPsec
13 6 (2.11%) FTP
13 6 (2.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 61 (21.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (11.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (10.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (4.91%) MySQL
6 7 (2.46%) Informix
6 7 (2.46%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.46%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.11%) MS Access
8 4 (1.40%) Redis
9 3 (1.05%) Ingres
9 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (9.12%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.46%) JIRA
2 7 (2.46%) Subversion
2 7 (2.46%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.40%) Hudson
General
1 20 (7.02%) Finance
2 11 (3.86%) Legal
3 9 (3.16%) Retail
4 8 (2.81%) Games
5 1 (0.35%) Back Office
5 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (15.09%) Administrator
3 42 (14.74%) Analyst
4 36 (12.63%) Applications Support
5 35 (12.28%) UNIX Administrator
6 32 (11.23%) Support Analyst
7 29 (10.18%) Technical Engineer
8 27 (9.47%) Applications Support Analyst
9 25 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
10 22 (7.72%) Consultant
11 20 (7.02%) Infrastructure Technician
12 19 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 19 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
12 19 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (5.96%) Technical Support
13 17 (5.96%) Architect
13 17 (5.96%) Infrastructure Architect
14 15 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
15 13 (4.56%) 3rd Line Technical Support
16 11 (3.86%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.46%) .NET
1 7 (2.46%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (2.11%) COM+
3 5 (1.75%) Middleware
4 3 (1.05%) Web Services
4 3 (1.05%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.35%) LAMP
5 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.44%) Clustering
2 26 (9.12%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.21%) Enterprise Storage
4 12 (4.21%) Replication
5 10 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.51%) Statistics
6 9 (3.16%) NHS
6 9 (3.16%) IBM XIV
7 5 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.05%) PKI
9 2 (0.70%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (0.70%) CMDB
9 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 180 (63.16%) Windows
2 120 (42.11%) Linux
3 98 (34.39%) UNIX
4 66 (23.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (14.04%) Solaris
8 32 (11.23%) CentOS
9 28 (9.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (7.37%) HPUX
11 12 (4.21%) AIX
12 10 (3.51%) Debian
13 9 (3.16%) SUSE
14 8 (2.81%) Mac OS
15 6 (2.11%) Windows 7
16 5 (1.75%) Windows 8
17 3 (1.05%) Windows XP
18 1 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (23.51%) ITIL
2 40 (14.04%) Change Control
3 39 (13.68%) Technical Architecture
4 38 (13.33%) Project Management
5 31 (10.88%) CRM
6 27 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (9.12%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (7.02%) Change Management
10 19 (6.67%) Load Balancing
10 19 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 18 (6.32%) Performance Management
12 16 (5.61%) Business Continuity
13 15 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (4.56%) Service Delivery
14 13 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (4.21%) Network Management
15 12 (4.21%) Coaching
16 11 (3.86%) Problem Management
16 11 (3.86%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 75 (26.32%) SQL
2 52 (18.25%) Shell Script
3 43 (15.09%) Perl
4 28 (9.82%) PowerShell
5 21 (7.37%) Bash Shell
6 17 (5.96%) PHP
7 8 (2.81%) Python
8 6 (2.11%) VBA
8 6 (2.11%) C
8 6 (2.11%) C#
8 6 (2.11%) C++
9 5 (1.75%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.40%) Ruby
11 3 (1.05%) VB
12 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (22.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (20.70%) MCSE
3 49 (17.19%) MCSA
4 40 (14.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 31 (10.88%) MCITP
6 26 (9.12%) CCA
6 26 (9.12%) Citrix Certification
7 23 (8.07%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (8.07%) MCP
8 21 (7.37%) Degree
9 18 (6.32%) CCNP
10 15 (5.26%) CISSP
10 15 (5.26%) CCNA
11 10 (3.51%) CCIE
12 8 (2.81%) CCEE
12 8 (2.81%) CCAA
12 8 (2.81%) CCIA
12 8 (2.81%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (2.81%) CCSP
13 7 (2.46%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (17.89%) SLA
2 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 139 (48.77%) Active Directory
2 126 (44.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (27.37%) XenApp
4 61 (21.40%) XenServer
5 51 (17.89%) vSphere
6 43 (15.09%) Hyper-V
7 28 (9.82%) XenDesktop
8 27 (9.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 13 (4.56%) Terminal Services
10 12 (4.21%) Samba
11 5 (1.75%) VMware ESX
12 4 (1.40%) Firmware
13 3 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.70%) Squid
14 2 (0.70%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.35%) NFS
15 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 30 (10.53%) Puppet
2 29 (10.18%) NetBackup
3 19 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 19 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 15 (5.26%) Opsview
5 9 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (2.81%) Graphite
6 8 (2.81%) XenMobile
6 8 (2.81%) Nagios
7 7 (2.46%) Cacti
7 7 (2.46%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (2.11%) SCCM
8 6 (2.11%) SCDPM
8 6 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (2.11%) ARCserve
9 5 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.05%) WSUS
10 3 (1.05%) Salt
11 2 (0.70%) SCOM
11 2 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 172 (60.35%) Microsoft
2 155 (54.39%) VMware
3 97 (34.04%) Citrix
4 92 (32.28%) NetApp
5 76 (26.67%) Cisco
6 57 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 53 (18.60%) HP
8 44 (15.44%) Symantec
9 37 (12.98%) IBM
10 34 (11.93%) CommVault
11 31 (10.88%) EMC
12 28 (9.82%) Veritas
13 27 (9.47%) SolarWinds
13 27 (9.47%) Dell
14 23 (8.07%) Veeam
15 22 (7.72%) Riverbed
15 22 (7.72%) AppSense
16 20 (7.02%) CheckPoint
17 17 (5.96%) Oracle
18 10 (3.51%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago