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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 42 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 13 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.00% 2.94% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.26% 13.60% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 7
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £43,000 £70,000
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
46 125 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.60% 21.59% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33 104 78
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £31,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Leicester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 20 (86.96%) Windows
1 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 17 (73.91%) Hyper-V
3 17 (73.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (56.52%) PCI DSS
6 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (52.17%) IIS
6 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 12 (52.17%) Clustering
7 11 (47.83%) HP
7 11 (47.83%) Dell
8 10 (43.48%) Linux
8 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
8 10 (43.48%) Change Management
9 9 (39.13%) MCSE
9 9 (39.13%) MCP
9 9 (39.13%) EMC
9 9 (39.13%) Cisco
9 9 (39.13%) IBM
9 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (34.78%) Firewall
10 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
11 6 (26.09%) Citrix
11 6 (26.09%) NAS
12 5 (21.74%) DNS
12 5 (21.74%) SQL Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (52.17%) IIS
2 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
3 6 (26.09%) NAS
4 5 (21.74%) DNS
5 3 (13.04%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) VoIP
5 3 (13.04%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
6 1 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (4.35%) VLAN
6 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
1 1 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Systems Engineer
1 10 (43.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Security Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Security Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Network Team Leader
3 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Server Support
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (43.48%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Change Management
2 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
5 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) MCP
1 9 (39.13%) MCSE
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (56.52%) PCI DSS
2 5 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (73.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (73.91%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) HP
3 11 (47.83%) Dell
4 9 (39.13%) EMC
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 9 (39.13%) IBM
5 6 (26.09%) Citrix
6 3 (13.04%) NetApp
7 2 (8.70%) Altiris
8 1 (4.35%) Veeam
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle