The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 66 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 25 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.63% 1.80% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.34% 8.33% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 5
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £33,815 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
163 156 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.12% 21.64% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 147 143 77
Average salary £39,000 £33,815 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% -3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
East Midlands

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +2 21 £39,000 +2.63%
Lutterworth - 3 £27,500 - 2
SAN
East Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 41 (70.69%) Windows
2 39 (67.24%) Microsoft
3 37 (63.79%) Active Directory
3 37 (63.79%) VMware
4 35 (60.34%) Linux
5 33 (56.90%) vSphere
6 31 (53.45%) Citrix
7 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
7 30 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (51.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 29 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 29 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (43.10%) DNS
10 24 (41.38%) Cisco
10 24 (41.38%) PowerShell
10 24 (41.38%) XenApp
11 23 (39.66%) SCCM
12 22 (37.93%) HP
13 21 (36.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (36.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (36.21%) Exchange Server 2007
14 20 (34.48%) IIS
15 19 (32.76%) SCOM
15 19 (32.76%) Clustering
16 18 (31.03%) VBScript
16 18 (31.03%) NetScaler
17 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2013
17 16 (27.59%) Dell

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (36.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (34.48%) IIS
4 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.17%) Lync
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) PaaS
1 4 (6.90%) IaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 25 (43.10%) DNS
3 18 (31.03%) NetScaler
4 12 (20.69%) Firewall
5 11 (18.97%) Wireless
6 9 (15.52%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (13.79%) Internet
8 6 (10.34%) WAN
8 6 (10.34%) LAN
9 4 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (6.90%) OSPF
9 4 (6.90%) BGP
9 4 (6.90%) PSTN
9 4 (6.90%) VoIP
9 4 (6.90%) DHCP
10 2 (3.45%) VLAN
10 2 (3.45%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.45%) NetScreen
10 2 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (1.72%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 21 (36.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (36.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (25.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
1 4 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Administrator
4 11 (18.97%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (15.52%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Storage Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.45%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.45%) Junior DBA
9 2 (3.45%) Junior
9 2 (3.45%) Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) DBA
9 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Clustering
2 4 (6.90%) EMC Centera
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) CMDB
2 4 (6.90%) iPhone
3 3 (5.17%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.72%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 41 (70.69%) Windows
2 35 (60.34%) Linux
3 30 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (51.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (22.41%) UNIX
6 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.90%) AIX
6 4 (6.90%) HPUX
6 4 (6.90%) Solaris
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Data Protection
1 12 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (10.34%) Problem Management
3 6 (10.34%) Incident Management
3 6 (10.34%) Change Management
4 4 (6.90%) IT Governance
4 4 (6.90%) Creative Marketing
4 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.90%) ITIL
4 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.45%) Security Management
6 2 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) Change Control
7 1 (1.72%) Network Management
7 1 (1.72%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.72%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) PowerShell
2 18 (31.03%) VBScript
3 5 (8.62%) SQL
4 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (24.14%) CCNA
2 9 (15.52%) GWAPT
2 9 (15.52%) GPEN
2 9 (15.52%) GCIA
2 9 (15.52%) GSEC
2 9 (15.52%) GCFW
2 9 (15.52%) GCWN
2 9 (15.52%) CEH
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.90%) JNCIS
3 4 (6.90%) CCNP
3 4 (6.90%) NCDA
3 4 (6.90%) NCIE
4 3 (5.17%) CCEE
4 3 (5.17%) CCIA
4 3 (5.17%) CCA
4 3 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.45%) MCITP
5 2 (3.45%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (63.79%) Active Directory
2 33 (56.90%) vSphere
3 24 (41.38%) XenApp
4 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (39.66%) SCCM
2 19 (32.76%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.72%) SCSM
3 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 39 (67.24%) Microsoft
2 37 (63.79%) VMware
3 31 (53.45%) Citrix
4 24 (41.38%) Cisco
5 22 (37.93%) HP
6 16 (27.59%) Dell
7 10 (17.24%) SolarWinds
8 9 (15.52%) Fortinet
9 6 (10.34%) Altiris
10 5 (8.62%) EMC
10 5 (8.62%) NetApp
11 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
11 4 (6.90%) Apple
11 4 (6.90%) Juniper
11 4 (6.90%) Oracle
11 4 (6.90%) IBM
12 1 (1.72%) Isilon
12 1 (1.72%) CommVault
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per month
Posted: 2 days ago
Lutterworth
Reynolds and Reynolds
Salary: 23-30K
Posted: 2 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago