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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 85 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 85 140 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.60% 3.84% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.80% 20.59% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 61 115 77
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
616 680 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.82% 18.65% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 499 542 382
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 136 (66.02%) Windows
2 131 (63.59%) VMware
3 126 (61.17%) Microsoft
4 104 (50.49%) Active Directory
5 102 (49.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 98 (47.57%) MS Exchange
7 87 (42.23%) MS Excel
8 79 (38.35%) Cisco
9 77 (37.38%) Citrix
10 76 (36.89%) Linux
11 75 (36.41%) SQL Server
12 68 (33.01%) XenApp
13 63 (30.58%) VPN
14 60 (29.13%) Exchange Server 2010
15 58 (28.16%) UNIX
16 55 (26.70%) HP
17 53 (25.73%) Microsoft Certification
18 52 (25.24%) DNS
19 51 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
20 49 (23.79%) NetApp
21 48 (23.30%) NAS
22 44 (21.36%) VoIP
23 43 (20.87%) SQL Server 2008
24 41 (19.90%) vSphere
24 41 (19.90%) Disaster Recovery
25 40 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2007
25 40 (19.42%) XenServer
26 39 (18.93%) Exchange Server 2013
27 38 (18.45%) Windows Server 2012
27 38 (18.45%) MCSE

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 98 (47.57%) MS Exchange
2 60 (29.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 39 (18.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (12.14%) SharePoint
6 22 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.88%) Apache
8 6 (2.91%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.43%) Lync
10 3 (1.46%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.97%) SAS
11 2 (0.97%) IIS
12 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 87 (42.23%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (6.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) SaaS
1 2 (0.97%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 63 (30.58%) VPN
2 52 (25.24%) DNS
3 48 (23.30%) NAS
4 44 (21.36%) VoIP
5 35 (16.99%) DHCP
6 31 (15.05%) Network Security
6 31 (15.05%) Firewall
7 28 (13.59%) LAN
8 26 (12.62%) TCP/IP
9 20 (9.71%) WAN
10 19 (9.22%) Wireless
10 19 (9.22%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (5.34%) Internet
12 9 (4.37%) MPLS
13 8 (3.88%) DMVPN
13 8 (3.88%) BGP
13 8 (3.88%) EIGRP
13 8 (3.88%) SSL
13 8 (3.88%) FTP
13 8 (3.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (36.41%) SQL Server
2 43 (20.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (15.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (6.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.97%) MySQL
6 2 (0.97%) MS Access
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.49%) DTS
7 1 (0.49%) Ingres
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.97%) Maven
3 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (10.68%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.31%) Finance
3 11 (5.34%) Retail
4 7 (3.40%) Banking
5 5 (2.43%) Back Office
6 2 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (26.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (15.05%) Technical Engineer
3 23 (11.17%) Analyst
3 23 (11.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 21 (10.19%) Technical Support
5 17 (8.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 16 (7.77%) Applications Support
6 16 (7.77%) Architect
7 15 (7.28%) Support Analyst
7 15 (7.28%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (6.80%) Infrastructure Architect
9 13 (6.31%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (5.83%) 3rd Line Technical Support
11 11 (5.34%) Administrator
11 11 (5.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (5.34%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.85%) Consultant
13 8 (3.88%) IT Manager
13 8 (3.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
14 7 (3.40%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.94%) COM
2 3 (1.46%) COM+
2 3 (1.46%) .NET
3 2 (0.97%) Spring Integration
3 2 (0.97%) HTML
3 2 (0.97%) CSS
3 2 (0.97%) Hibernate
3 2 (0.97%) Spring MVC
3 2 (0.97%) jQuery
3 2 (0.97%) Lucene
3 2 (0.97%) Spring
4 1 (0.49%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.49%) LAMP
4 1 (0.49%) Web Services
4 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.28%) Clustering
2 11 (5.34%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.88%) Replication
4 7 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.43%) LPAR
6 4 (1.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.46%) CMDB
7 3 (1.46%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.97%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.49%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.49%) IVR
9 1 (0.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 136 (66.02%) Windows
2 76 (36.89%) Linux
3 58 (28.16%) UNIX
4 51 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (18.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (8.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (4.37%) Solaris
8 9 (4.37%) Mac OS
9 8 (3.88%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.40%) CentOS
11 6 (2.91%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.43%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.94%) AIX
13 4 (1.94%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.49%) Debian
14 1 (0.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 37 (17.96%) ITIL
3 29 (14.08%) Change Control
4 28 (13.59%) Technical Architecture
5 23 (11.17%) Service Delivery
6 16 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (7.28%) Change Management
8 14 (6.80%) Business Continuity
8 14 (6.80%) CRM
8 14 (6.80%) Project Management
9 13 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (5.83%) Coaching
11 10 (4.85%) High Availability
11 10 (4.85%) Load Balancing
12 9 (4.37%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.37%) Migration
12 9 (4.37%) PRINCE2
12 9 (4.37%) BCP
12 9 (4.37%) DevOps
12 9 (4.37%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.14%) SQL
2 13 (6.31%) Python
3 10 (4.85%) Shell Script
4 9 (4.37%) Perl
4 9 (4.37%) PHP
5 8 (3.88%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.91%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.43%) Ruby
7 5 (2.43%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.94%) C#
9 3 (1.46%) VBA
9 3 (1.46%) C++
10 2 (0.97%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.97%) COBOL
10 2 (0.97%) Java
10 2 (0.97%) C
11 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (25.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (18.45%) MCSE
3 37 (17.96%) MCSA
4 27 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 25 (12.14%) MCP
5 25 (12.14%) CCA
5 25 (12.14%) Citrix Certification
6 19 (9.22%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (9.22%) MCITP
7 17 (8.25%) CCNA
8 10 (4.85%) CCNP
9 8 (3.88%) CCEE
9 8 (3.88%) CCAA
9 8 (3.88%) CCIA
10 7 (3.40%) Degree
11 6 (2.91%) CCDA
11 6 (2.91%) CCDP
11 6 (2.91%) CCSA
11 6 (2.91%) CCSE
11 6 (2.91%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.19%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.49%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 104 (50.49%) Active Directory
2 102 (49.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (33.01%) XenApp
4 41 (19.90%) vSphere
5 40 (19.42%) XenServer
6 28 (13.59%) XenDesktop
7 22 (10.68%) Hyper-V
8 13 (6.31%) Terminal Services
9 12 (5.83%) VMware ESX
10 7 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (2.43%) Firmware
12 2 (0.97%) NFS
12 2 (0.97%) Samba
13 1 (0.49%) Xen
13 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.49%) KVM
13 1 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (8.25%) Backup Exec
2 8 (3.88%) Opsview
2 8 (3.88%) XenMobile
2 8 (3.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.91%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (2.43%) WSUS
5 4 (1.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.94%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.94%) SCCM
5 4 (1.94%) SCOM
6 2 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.49%) Foglight
7 1 (0.49%) Nagios
7 1 (0.49%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 131 (63.59%) VMware
2 126 (61.17%) Microsoft
3 79 (38.35%) Cisco
4 77 (37.38%) Citrix
5 55 (26.70%) HP
6 49 (23.79%) NetApp
7 26 (12.62%) CheckPoint
7 26 (12.62%) Dell
8 22 (10.68%) CommVault
9 17 (8.25%) Veeam
9 17 (8.25%) Riverbed
9 17 (8.25%) Civica
9 17 (8.25%) Red Hat
10 14 (6.80%) Symantec
11 8 (3.88%) Kaspersky
11 8 (3.88%) IBM
12 7 (3.40%) EMC
12 7 (3.40%) Oracle
12 7 (3.40%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.43%) Hitachi
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + pension, bonus, parking, etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago