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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 49 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.57% 2.27% 4.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 9.57% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 21
Average salary £33,750 £44,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.15% +14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
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
54 94 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.14% 23.68% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43 86 149
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016, 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 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) MS Exchange
4 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
5 13 (72.22%) VMware
6 11 (61.11%) NetApp
7 10 (55.56%) MCSE
7 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
9 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
10 6 (33.33%) MCP
10 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 6 (33.33%) HP
10 6 (33.33%) Project Management
10 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
11 4 (22.22%) Dell
11 4 (22.22%) LAN
11 4 (22.22%) WAN
11 4 (22.22%) IIS
11 4 (22.22%) MCSA
11 4 (22.22%) Linux
11 4 (22.22%) Clustering
11 4 (22.22%) Change Management
11 4 (22.22%) SCCM
11 4 (22.22%) SCOM
12 3 (16.67%) Problem Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Presales
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) MCSE
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) MCP
3 4 (22.22%) MCSA
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) NetApp
4 6 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Dell
6 3 (16.67%) Altiris
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) EMC
6 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 3 (16.67%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (11.11%) Symantec