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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 58 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 24 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.03% 1.99% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.20% 11.57% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 21
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £30,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £62,000 £54,500
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
125 121 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.76% 17.16% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 110 113 111
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,354 £44,500 £60,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Leicester +1 4 £45,000 +11.11% 1
Lutterworth - 2 £26,500 -
Hinckley +7 1 £30,000 +9.09% 1
SAN
East Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 39 (68.42%) Windows
1 39 (68.42%) VMware
2 27 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 23 (40.35%) NetApp
4 22 (38.60%) MS Exchange
4 22 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (35.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (33.33%) HP
6 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 18 (31.58%) vSphere
8 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (29.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (26.32%) Oracle
9 15 (26.32%) Oracle Database
10 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (24.56%) UNIX
11 13 (22.81%) SQL
12 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
12 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
12 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
12 12 (21.05%) NAS
12 12 (21.05%) Veeam
12 12 (21.05%) Clustering
13 11 (19.30%) DNS
13 11 (19.30%) Linux
13 11 (19.30%) IIS
13 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (19.30%) Hyper-V
14 10 (17.54%) Citrix

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (38.60%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.30%) IIS
3 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.02%) Lync
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) IaaS
2 5 (8.77%) PaaS
3 4 (7.02%) Office 365
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
1 12 (21.05%) NAS
2 11 (19.30%) DNS
3 9 (15.79%) Firewall
4 7 (12.28%) LAN
4 7 (12.28%) WAN
5 6 (10.53%) DHCP
5 6 (10.53%) Internet
6 5 (8.77%) Wireless
6 5 (8.77%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (8.77%) NetScaler
7 4 (7.02%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (7.02%) NetScreen
8 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.75%) VLAN
9 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.75%) SSL
9 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
1 5 (8.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.75%) Billing
3 1 (1.75%) Local Government
3 1 (1.75%) German Language
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Support Engineer
2 11 (19.30%) VMware Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Systems Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) Installations Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.02%) VMware Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) IT Support
9 2 (3.51%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Clustering
2 5 (8.77%) iPhone
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (68.42%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (24.56%) UNIX
4 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (19.30%) Linux
5 5 (8.77%) Windows XP
5 5 (8.77%) HPUX
5 5 (8.77%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (14.04%) ITIL
3 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
4 6 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (10.53%) Coaching
4 6 (10.53%) ERP
4 6 (10.53%) Operations Management
5 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.77%) Change Management
5 5 (8.77%) Software Licensing
6 1 (1.75%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.75%) Migration
6 1 (1.75%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.77%) MCSA
3 5 (8.77%) VCAP
4 3 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.51%) CCEE
5 2 (3.51%) CCNA
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.75%) CCA
6 1 (1.75%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) CCAA
6 1 (1.75%) CCIA
6 1 (1.75%) VCP5
6 1 (1.75%) MCTS
6 1 (1.75%) MCITP
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 22 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (31.58%) vSphere
4 11 (19.30%) Hyper-V
5 7 (12.28%) XenApp
6 2 (3.51%) XenServer
6 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
2 7 (12.28%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (68.42%) VMware
2 23 (40.35%) NetApp
3 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (33.33%) HP
4 15 (26.32%) Oracle
5 12 (21.05%) Veeam
6 10 (17.54%) Citrix
7 9 (15.79%) Cisco
8 8 (14.04%) Dell
9 7 (12.28%) EMC
10 6 (10.53%) Hitachi
11 5 (8.77%) Altiris
11 5 (8.77%) Apple
12 4 (7.02%) Open-E
13 3 (5.26%) JD Edwards
14 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
14 1 (1.75%) Symantec
14 1 (1.75%) Sophos
14 1 (1.75%) WatchGuard
14 1 (1.75%) Trend Micro
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