The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 59 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.12% 2.25% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% 9.64% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 7
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,512 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -2.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 83 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.67% 23.38% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 97 79 55
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Leicestershire

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SAN
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

SAN Salary Trend in Leicester

SAN
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Leicester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 23 (67.65%) VMware
3 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 21 (61.76%) MS Exchange
5 20 (58.82%) HP
5 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
7 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (50.00%) Cisco
9 16 (47.06%) IIS
9 16 (47.06%) vSphere
10 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
10 15 (44.12%) Citrix
10 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (41.18%) Dell
11 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (38.24%) SCCM
12 13 (38.24%) XenApp
12 13 (38.24%) Clustering
12 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (38.24%) DNS
12 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
14 11 (32.35%) UNIX
14 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2010

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 21 (61.76%) MS Exchange
2 16 (47.06%) IIS
3 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) PaaS
1 5 (14.71%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
2 13 (38.24%) DNS
3 11 (32.35%) NetScaler
4 7 (20.59%) Internet
5 6 (17.65%) LAN
5 6 (17.65%) WAN
6 5 (14.71%) Firewall
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (11.76%) Wireless
7 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.76%) PSTN
7 4 (11.76%) VoIP
7 4 (11.76%) OSPF
7 4 (11.76%) BGP
8 1 (2.94%) DHCP
8 1 (2.94%) NAS
8 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
4 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
1 5 (14.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (29.41%) Administrator
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) iPhone
3 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.94%) Symmetrix
4 1 (2.94%) EMC Centera
4 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (32.35%) UNIX
7 5 (14.71%) HPUX
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.94%) Solaris
9 1 (2.94%) AIX
9 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (23.53%) Data Protection
2 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (20.59%) Change Management
3 7 (20.59%) Problem Management
3 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Creative Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 9 (26.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) CCNA
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (11.76%) JNCIS
3 4 (11.76%) GCIA
3 4 (11.76%) GSEC
3 4 (11.76%) GCFW
3 4 (11.76%) GCWN
3 4 (11.76%) CEH
3 4 (11.76%) CCNP
3 4 (11.76%) GWAPT
3 4 (11.76%) GPEN
4 3 (8.82%) VCAP
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (5.88%) MCSA
5 2 (5.88%) NCDA
5 2 (5.88%) NCIE
5 2 (5.88%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (47.06%) vSphere
3 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (38.24%) XenApp
5 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.94%) XenServer
7 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) SCCM
2 9 (26.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) VMware
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 20 (58.82%) HP
4 17 (50.00%) Cisco
5 15 (44.12%) Citrix
6 14 (41.18%) Dell
7 7 (20.59%) Altiris
8 5 (14.71%) NetApp
8 5 (14.71%) Apple
8 5 (14.71%) EMC
8 5 (14.71%) Juniper
8 5 (14.71%) Oracle
9 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
9 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
10 2 (5.88%) Veeam
10 2 (5.88%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.94%) IBM
11 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.94%) Isilon