The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 48 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.94% 1.83% 3.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 12.50% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 21
Median salary £32,500 £51,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.58% +31.41%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
SAN
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 64 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.26% 14.61% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 55 111
Median salary £32,500 £40,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% -1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for SAN.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) NetApp
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) MCSE
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
7 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (25.00%) IBM
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) MCSA
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
8 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (16.67%) Symantec
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) AIX
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) PBX
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Asterisk Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PBX Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Analytics
1 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCSA
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) iptables
4 1 (8.33%) Openswan
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Cacti
2 1 (8.33%) Fail2ban
2 1 (8.33%) Linux-HA
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) vMotion
2 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) SAP