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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 22 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.31% 0.86% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 4.44% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 8
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £40,500 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £44,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
66 90 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 15.94% 19.31% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 46 81 57
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Leicester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 26 (83.87%) VMware
3 25 (80.65%) HP
3 25 (80.65%) Windows
4 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (58.06%) Hyper-V
5 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (58.06%) MCP
5 18 (58.06%) Dell
6 17 (54.84%) IIS
6 17 (54.84%) Clustering
7 16 (51.61%) Change Management
7 16 (51.61%) Linux
7 16 (51.61%) MCSE
7 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
7 16 (51.61%) TCP/IP
7 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (32.26%) NetApp
8 10 (32.26%) Cisco
8 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
8 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
8 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (32.26%) Firewall
9 9 (29.03%) ITIL
9 9 (29.03%) IBM
9 9 (29.03%) EMC
9 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
9 9 (29.03%) Problem Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (54.84%) IIS
2 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
3 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) TCP/IP
2 10 (32.26%) Firewall
3 6 (19.35%) WAN
4 4 (12.90%) LAN
4 4 (12.90%) VoIP
5 3 (9.68%) VPN
6 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
6 2 (6.45%) MPLS
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.23%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 16 (51.61%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Server Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Server Support
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Clustering
2 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (51.61%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Change Management
2 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (29.03%) ITIL
3 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
3 9 (29.03%) Problem Management
3 9 (29.03%) Data Protection
4 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management
4 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.23%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) MCP
2 16 (51.61%) MCSE
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) PCI DSS
1 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (58.06%) Hyper-V
4 6 (19.35%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 8 (25.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
1 26 (83.87%) VMware
2 25 (80.65%) HP
3 18 (58.06%) Dell
4 10 (32.26%) NetApp
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco
5 9 (29.03%) IBM
5 9 (29.03%) EMC
6 8 (25.81%) Altiris
7 6 (19.35%) SAP
8 2 (6.45%) NEC
8 2 (6.45%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.23%) Citrix
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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