The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 47 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.60% 5.21% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 16.02% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 6
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% -8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
86 181 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.87% 32.50% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 77 170 49
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) NAS
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (37.50%) SCCM
6 3 (37.50%) SCOM
6 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
7 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (25.00%) NetApp
7 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (25.00%) IIS
7 2 (25.00%) Clustering
8 1 (12.50%) Billing
8 1 (12.50%) Altiris
8 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
8 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) NAS
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Team Leader
1 3 (37.50%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Altiris
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Robert Half
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + on call, overtime, bonus, pension ++
Posted: 5 days ago