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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 85 61 73
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Permanent jobs citing SAN 103 135 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.76% 3.66% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.06% 21.67% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 91 96 71
Average salary £35,661 £42,500 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.09% +27.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
684 623 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.33% 16.88% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 549 475 350
Average salary £41,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.27% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 156 (64.73%) Microsoft
2 153 (63.49%) Windows
3 142 (58.92%) VMware
4 116 (48.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 115 (47.72%) MS Excel
6 113 (46.89%) Active Directory
7 107 (44.40%) MS Exchange
8 93 (38.59%) SQL Server
9 92 (38.17%) Linux
10 90 (37.34%) Citrix
11 77 (31.95%) XenApp
12 72 (29.88%) Cisco
13 69 (28.63%) UNIX
14 61 (25.31%) SQL
15 59 (24.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 58 (24.07%) NetApp
16 58 (24.07%) NAS
17 57 (23.65%) ITIL
18 56 (23.24%) Exchange Server 2010
19 54 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
20 52 (21.58%) XenServer
21 51 (21.16%) Windows Server 2008
22 50 (20.75%) MCSA
23 48 (19.92%) VPN
24 47 (19.50%) MCSE
24 47 (19.50%) HP
25 46 (19.09%) Exchange Server 2013
26 45 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2007
26 45 (18.67%) vSphere
27 41 (17.01%) DNS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (44.40%) MS Exchange
2 56 (23.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (19.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 45 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 40 (16.60%) SharePoint
6 29 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (7.05%) Apache
8 12 (4.98%) Tomcat
9 8 (3.32%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (2.90%) SAS
11 4 (1.66%) Lync
11 4 (1.66%) IIS
12 3 (1.24%) Node.js
13 2 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 115 (47.72%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (12.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (24.07%) NAS
2 48 (19.92%) VPN
3 41 (17.01%) DNS
4 34 (14.11%) LAN
5 33 (13.69%) Firewall
6 32 (13.28%) VoIP
7 26 (10.79%) TCP/IP
8 25 (10.37%) Wireless
9 24 (9.96%) WAN
10 22 (9.13%) DHCP
11 19 (7.88%) Network Security
12 15 (6.22%) Internet
13 14 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (3.73%) SSL
15 8 (3.32%) MPLS
15 8 (3.32%) BGP
15 8 (3.32%) EIGRP
15 8 (3.32%) DMVPN
15 8 (3.32%) VPLS
15 8 (3.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (38.59%) SQL Server
2 54 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (14.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (9.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (4.56%) MySQL
6 7 (2.90%) MS Access
7 6 (2.49%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.66%) Informix
9 4 (1.66%) Redis
10 3 (1.24%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.24%) Ingres
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.41%) DTS
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (3.73%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.66%) Subversion
2 4 (1.66%) JIRA
2 4 (1.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.41%) Hudson
General
1 20 (8.30%) Finance
2 10 (4.15%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.73%) Retail
4 5 (2.07%) Legal
4 5 (2.07%) Games
5 2 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (21.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (16.18%) Analyst
3 38 (15.77%) Applications Support
4 33 (13.69%) Support Analyst
5 29 (12.03%) Applications Support Analyst
6 28 (11.62%) Technical Engineer
7 26 (10.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 25 (10.37%) Administrator
9 22 (9.13%) Technical Support
10 18 (7.47%) Systems Administrator
11 17 (7.05%) Consultant
12 16 (6.64%) Architect
12 16 (6.64%) Infrastructure Architect
12 16 (6.64%) 3rd Line Technical Support
13 15 (6.22%) UNIX Administrator
14 14 (5.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 13 (5.39%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (5.39%) Senior Technical Engineer
16 12 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
17 11 (4.56%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.32%) .NET
1 8 (3.32%) COM+
2 4 (1.66%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.24%) Web Services
3 3 (1.24%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (0.83%) Middleware
5 1 (0.41%) LAMP
5 1 (0.41%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.79%) Clustering
2 24 (9.96%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.15%) Replication
5 7 (2.90%) NHS
6 6 (2.49%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (2.49%) IBM XIV
7 5 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.24%) Statistics
8 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.24%) CMDB
9 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 153 (63.49%) Windows
2 92 (38.17%) Linux
3 69 (28.63%) UNIX
4 51 (21.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (12.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (11.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (9.96%) Solaris
8 14 (5.81%) CentOS
9 11 (4.56%) AIX
10 10 (4.15%) Mac OS
11 8 (3.32%) SUSE
11 8 (3.32%) Debian
12 4 (1.66%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.66%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.24%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.83%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.65%) ITIL
2 38 (15.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (13.69%) Change Control
4 31 (12.86%) CRM
5 27 (11.20%) Project Management
6 26 (10.79%) Technical Architecture
7 25 (10.37%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (8.71%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (7.05%) Service Delivery
10 15 (6.22%) Change Management
11 14 (5.81%) Load Balancing
11 14 (5.81%) Coaching
12 13 (5.39%) PRINCE2
12 13 (5.39%) Business Continuity
13 11 (4.56%) Capacity Planning
14 10 (4.15%) Migration
14 10 (4.15%) High Availability
15 9 (3.73%) Business Continuity Planning
15 9 (3.73%) Mentoring
15 9 (3.73%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 61 (25.31%) SQL
2 29 (12.03%) Shell Script
3 26 (10.79%) PowerShell
4 25 (10.37%) Perl
5 19 (7.88%) Bash Shell
6 15 (6.22%) PHP
7 11 (4.56%) Python
8 9 (3.73%) C#
9 8 (3.32%) C++
9 8 (3.32%) VBA
10 6 (2.49%) C
10 6 (2.49%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.07%) Ruby
12 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.41%) VBScript
12 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (24.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (20.75%) MCSA
3 47 (19.50%) MCSE
4 36 (14.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 32 (13.28%) CCA
5 32 (13.28%) Citrix Certification
6 30 (12.45%) MCP
7 28 (11.62%) MCITP
8 23 (9.54%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (6.64%) CCNA
10 14 (5.81%) CCNP
11 12 (4.98%) Degree
12 11 (4.56%) CISSP
13 8 (3.32%) CCDA
13 8 (3.32%) CCDP
13 8 (3.32%) CCSA
13 8 (3.32%) CCSE
13 8 (3.32%) CCEE
13 8 (3.32%) CCAA
13 8 (3.32%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.77%) SLA
2 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 116 (48.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (46.89%) Active Directory
3 77 (31.95%) XenApp
4 52 (21.58%) XenServer
5 45 (18.67%) vSphere
6 35 (14.52%) Hyper-V
7 33 (13.69%) XenDesktop
8 13 (5.39%) Terminal Services
9 12 (4.98%) Samba
10 7 (2.90%) VMware ESX
10 7 (2.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (2.07%) Firmware
12 4 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.83%) NFS
14 1 (0.41%) UAG
14 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.41%) Squid
14 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (10.37%) NetBackup
2 23 (9.54%) Backup Exec
3 14 (5.81%) Opsview
4 11 (4.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (4.15%) Puppet
6 8 (3.32%) XenMobile
7 7 (2.90%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (2.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (2.49%) SCDPM
8 6 (2.49%) Nagios
8 6 (2.49%) ARCserve
8 6 (2.49%) WSUS
9 5 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (2.07%) Graphite
10 4 (1.66%) SCCM
10 4 (1.66%) Cacti
11 3 (1.24%) Salt
12 2 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.83%) SCOM
12 2 (0.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 156 (64.73%) Microsoft
2 142 (58.92%) VMware
3 90 (37.34%) Citrix
4 72 (29.88%) Cisco
5 58 (24.07%) NetApp
6 47 (19.50%) HP
7 37 (15.35%) Red Hat
8 29 (12.03%) Dell
8 29 (12.03%) Veeam
9 27 (11.20%) Symantec
10 25 (10.37%) CommVault
11 24 (9.96%) Riverbed
12 23 (9.54%) CheckPoint
13 15 (6.22%) Oracle
14 14 (5.81%) SolarWinds
15 13 (5.39%) Civica
16 11 (4.56%) Kaspersky
16 11 (4.56%) IBM
17 8 (3.32%) Veritas
17 8 (3.32%) AppSense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £33,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum + 12% bonus + much more
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum + Out of Hours Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 Days holiday, pension, travel
Posted: 20 days ago