The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 62 74 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.53% 2.68% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 13.91% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 19
Average salary £32,500 £37,750 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.90% -4.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,750 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £49,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
125 151 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.84% 19.24% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 115 136 102
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SAN
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Leicestershire region.

SAN Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

SAN
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hinckley +11 4 £27,500 -
Leicester +4 2 £43,750 +15.13% 3
Coalville -5 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Lutterworth - 1 £26,500 -
SAN
East Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 36 (72.00%) VMware
2 32 (64.00%) Windows
3 26 (52.00%) NetApp
4 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (34.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (28.00%) vSphere
8 14 (28.00%) SQL
9 13 (26.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
10 12 (24.00%) Veeam
11 11 (22.00%) NAS
11 11 (22.00%) Oracle
11 11 (22.00%) Oracle Database
12 10 (20.00%) UNIX
12 10 (20.00%) HP
12 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (16.00%) Firewall
14 8 (16.00%) Cisco
14 8 (16.00%) ITIL
14 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
15 7 (14.00%) EMC
16 6 (12.00%) Hitachi
16 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (12.00%) Citrix
16 6 (12.00%) LAN
16 6 (12.00%) WAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.00%) IIS
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.00%) Lync
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
1 2 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) NAS
2 8 (16.00%) Firewall
3 6 (12.00%) LAN
3 6 (12.00%) WAN
3 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.00%) DNS
4 4 (8.00%) DHCP
5 3 (6.00%) Internet
5 3 (6.00%) Wireless
6 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (4.00%) NetScreen
6 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.00%) SSL
7 1 (2.00%) VPN
7 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.00%) VLAN
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Billing
2 1 (2.00%) Local Government
2 1 (2.00%) German Language
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) VMware Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Server Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Server Support
7 4 (8.00%) VMware Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 32 (64.00%) Windows
2 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) UNIX
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (16.00%) ITIL
3 6 (12.00%) ERP
3 6 (12.00%) Operations Management
3 6 (12.00%) Coaching
4 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (2.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.00%) MCSA
4 4 (8.00%) VCAP
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (6.00%) CCNA
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CCEE
7 1 (2.00%) CCAA
7 1 (2.00%) VCP5
7 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) MCTS
7 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (28.00%) vSphere
4 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.00%) vCloud
6 3 (6.00%) XenApp
7 2 (4.00%) XenServer
7 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (72.00%) VMware
2 26 (52.00%) NetApp
3 12 (24.00%) Veeam
4 11 (22.00%) Oracle
5 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.00%) HP
6 8 (16.00%) Cisco
7 7 (14.00%) EMC
8 6 (12.00%) Citrix
8 6 (12.00%) Hitachi
9 5 (10.00%) Dell
10 3 (6.00%) JD Edwards
11 2 (4.00%) Altiris
11 2 (4.00%) Open-E
12 1 (2.00%) Trend Micro
12 1 (2.00%) DataCore
12 1 (2.00%) WatchGuard
12 1 (2.00%) Apple
12 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.00%) Symantec
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Outsourcery
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago