The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 191 105 133
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +28
Permanent jobs citing SAN 729 1227 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.78% 2.95% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.25% 16.70% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 641 1052 876
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.23% -4.70%
SAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6478 7346 6997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.84% 17.68% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5496 6200 5644
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAN
Salary Trend in London

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

SAN Salary Trend in London

SAN
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in London

SAN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
City of London -89 89 £52,500 -4.54% 24
Sidcup +6 24 £38,000 -25.49% 2
Hounslow +8 13 £47,500 +35.71%
Wimbledon +5 7 £52,250 +4.50%
Kingston Upon Thames -6 7 £52,500 -2.32%
Croydon - 6 £44,250 - 1
Romford - 6 £82,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 5 £85,000 -
Docklands, London +14 4 £33,750 -15.62%
Mayfair +8 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Brentford +4 3 £47,500 -2.06%
Hillingdon - 3 £32,000 -
Chiswick - 3 £50,000 -
Uxbridge -10 2 £55,000 +11.11%
Surbiton - 2 £67,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £47,000 -
Mitcham - 1 £36,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £52,500 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 1082 (74.72%) Windows
2 1075 (74.24%) VMware
3 782 (54.01%) Active Directory
4 715 (49.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 696 (48.07%) Windows Server
6 637 (43.99%) Microsoft
7 538 (37.15%) Cisco
8 518 (35.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 502 (34.67%) Linux
10 430 (29.70%) HP
11 421 (29.07%) MS Exchange
12 413 (28.52%) Finance
13 391 (27.00%) Firewall
14 386 (26.66%) NetApp
15 384 (26.52%) Windows Server 2012
16 378 (26.10%) SQL Server
17 374 (25.83%) NAS
18 356 (24.59%) DNS
19 355 (24.52%) Citrix
20 316 (21.82%) SQL
21 312 (21.55%) ITIL
22 301 (20.79%) WAN
23 277 (19.13%) EMC
24 274 (18.92%) LAN
25 254 (17.54%) Hyper-V
26 241 (16.64%) Data Centre
27 238 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2010
28 225 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
29 224 (15.47%) MS Excel
30 221 (15.26%) Clustering

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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
1 421 (29.07%) MS Exchange
2 238 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 147 (10.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 146 (10.08%) IIS
5 135 (9.32%) SharePoint
6 102 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 98 (6.77%) Skype for Business
8 89 (6.15%) Apache
9 67 (4.63%) Tomcat
10 39 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 27 (1.86%) WebSphere
12 26 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
14 20 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (1.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 15 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
18 13 (0.90%) OpenStack
19 12 (0.83%) Confluence
19 12 (0.83%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 224 (15.47%) MS Excel
2 88 (6.08%) MS Office
3 19 (1.31%) MS Project
4 12 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.069%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.069%) Maya
Business Applications
1 16 (1.10%) Faxination
2 13 (0.90%) RMDS
2 13 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.76%) ION MarketView
3 11 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.55%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.28%) Eikon
6 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.14%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.069%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 143 (9.88%) Office 365
2 118 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
3 87 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (3.18%) IaaS
5 29 (2.00%) Mimecast
6 21 (1.45%) SaaS
7 20 (1.38%) PaaS
8 17 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.97%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 12 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
12 11 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.48%) Route 53
14 5 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (0.35%) Google Apps
15 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.14%) Joyent
15 2 (0.14%) OpenShift
16 1 (0.069%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 391 (27.00%) Firewall
2 374 (25.83%) NAS
3 356 (24.59%) DNS
4 301 (20.79%) WAN
5 274 (18.92%) LAN
6 220 (15.19%) DHCP
7 202 (13.95%) iSCSI
8 189 (13.05%) TCP/IP
9 185 (12.78%) VPN
10 127 (8.77%) VLAN
11 126 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
12 120 (8.29%) VoIP
13 69 (4.77%) LDAP
14 64 (4.42%) MPLS
15 60 (4.14%) SSL
16 59 (4.07%) Internet
17 56 (3.87%) Cisco ASA
17 56 (3.87%) Wireless
18 45 (3.11%) HTTP
18 45 (3.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (26.10%) SQL Server
2 121 (8.36%) MySQL
3 93 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 48 (3.31%) Oracle Database
6 44 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 31 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 28 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
9 26 (1.80%) Relational Database
10 22 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
12 15 (1.04%) Big Data
12 15 (1.04%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (0.97%) DTS
13 14 (0.97%) HBase
14 13 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
15 12 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (0.83%) RDBMS
16 11 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (1.38%) JIRA
2 17 (1.17%) Git (software)
3 14 (0.97%) Jenkins
4 9 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 7 (0.48%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.41%) git-flow
7 5 (0.35%) Hudson
7 5 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (0.35%) Subversion
8 3 (0.21%) Ant
8 3 (0.21%) ProC
8 3 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.14%) Maven
9 2 (0.14%) MSI
10 1 (0.069%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.069%) ERwin
10 1 (0.069%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.069%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.069%) YourKit
General
1 413 (28.52%) Finance
2 102 (7.04%) Banking
3 88 (6.08%) Telecoms
4 65 (4.49%) Legal
5 59 (4.07%) Law
6 40 (2.76%) Retail
7 33 (2.28%) Financial Institution
8 32 (2.21%) Marketing
9 31 (2.14%) Advertising
10 27 (1.86%) Investment Banking
11 16 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.90%) Electronics
12 13 (0.90%) Private Banking
13 12 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.69%) Billing
15 7 (0.48%) Publishing
16 6 (0.41%) Back Office
17 2 (0.14%) Games
17 2 (0.14%) Local Government
17 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 220 (15.19%) Analyst
2 211 (14.57%) Administrator
3 208 (14.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 144 (9.94%) Architect
5 138 (9.53%) Support Engineer
6 131 (9.05%) Systems Administrator
7 129 (8.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 119 (8.22%) 3rd Line Support
9 118 (8.15%) VMware Engineer
10 117 (8.08%) Infrastructure Architect
11 107 (7.39%) Systems Engineer
12 82 (5.66%) Consultant
13 77 (5.32%) Windows Engineer
14 76 (5.25%) Support Analyst
15 75 (5.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 71 (4.90%) Network Engineer
17 69 (4.77%) IT Manager
18 67 (4.63%) Linux Engineer
19 60 (4.14%) Storage Engineer
20 59 (4.07%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.18%) LAMP
2 40 (2.76%) .NET
3 37 (2.56%) Middleware
4 30 (2.07%) Web Services
5 20 (1.38%) HTML
6 16 (1.10%) XML
7 14 (0.97%) XSLT
8 13 (0.90%) Rendezvous
8 13 (0.90%) Ultra Messaging
9 12 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
10 9 (0.62%) LAPP Stack
10 9 (0.62%) MSMQ
11 8 (0.55%) 802.1X
11 8 (0.55%) Software Packaging
12 7 (0.48%) ASP.NET
13 6 (0.41%) CSS
13 6 (0.41%) REST
13 6 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
14 5 (0.35%) JDBC
14 5 (0.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 241 (16.64%) Data Centre
2 221 (15.26%) Clustering
3 189 (13.05%) Replication
4 96 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
5 80 (5.52%) EMC VNX
6 51 (3.52%) Management Information System
7 46 (3.18%) Hedge funds
8 44 (3.04%) Blackberry
9 36 (2.49%) Computer Science
10 35 (2.42%) CLARiiON
11 34 (2.35%) PKI
12 33 (2.28%) EMC VMAX
13 31 (2.14%) EqualLogic
14 27 (1.86%) Enterprise Storage
15 22 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
16 20 (1.38%) VCE vBlock
16 20 (1.38%) Visualisation
17 19 (1.31%) Private Cloud
18 17 (1.17%) Driving Licence
18 17 (1.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1082 (74.72%) Windows
2 696 (48.07%) Windows Server
3 518 (35.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 502 (34.67%) Linux
5 384 (26.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 184 (12.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 181 (12.50%) Unix
8 123 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 106 (7.32%) Windows 7
10 74 (5.11%) Solaris
11 70 (4.83%) Windows 8
12 58 (4.01%) CentOS
13 36 (2.49%) Windows XP
14 32 (2.21%) AIX
14 32 (2.21%) Windows 2000 Server
15 28 (1.93%) Ubuntu
16 27 (1.86%) Android
17 23 (1.59%) Mac OS X
18 20 (1.38%) Apple iOS
19 19 (1.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (21.55%) ITIL
2 174 (12.02%) High Availability
3 166 (11.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 109 (7.53%) Load Balancing
5 107 (7.39%) Capacity Planning
6 98 (6.77%) Migration
7 92 (6.35%) Change Management
8 87 (6.01%) Performance Tuning
8 87 (6.01%) Service Management
9 86 (5.94%) Configuration Management
10 82 (5.66%) Business Continuity
11 76 (5.25%) Presales
12 69 (4.77%) Project Management
13 67 (4.63%) Mentoring
14 63 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
15 62 (4.28%) Infrastructure Management
15 62 (4.28%) Service Delivery
16 58 (4.01%) PRINCE2
16 58 (4.01%) Technical Architecture
17 55 (3.80%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 316 (21.82%) SQL
2 192 (13.26%) PowerShell
3 103 (7.11%) Bash Shell
4 89 (6.15%) C
5 86 (5.94%) Perl
6 56 (3.87%) Java
7 44 (3.04%) Python
8 37 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 30 (2.07%) JavaScript
10 27 (1.86%) Ruby
11 21 (1.45%) C#
12 18 (1.24%) VBScript
13 15 (1.04%) AWK
13 15 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 15 (1.04%) VB
14 11 (0.76%) sed
15 9 (0.62%) T-SQL
16 8 (0.55%) PHP
17 6 (0.41%) Korn
18 4 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 225 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 180 (12.43%) MCSE
3 175 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
4 153 (10.57%) CCNA
5 148 (10.22%) Degree
6 143 (9.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 76 (5.25%) Security Cleared
8 65 (4.49%) MCITP
9 64 (4.42%) MCSA
10 47 (3.25%) DV Cleared
11 37 (2.56%) CCNP
12 29 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
13 27 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (1.73%) SC Cleared
15 24 (1.66%) RHCE
16 23 (1.59%) CCA
17 19 (1.31%) MCP
17 19 (1.31%) VCAP
18 17 (1.17%) RHCT
19 14 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.63%) SLA
2 32 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.17%) COBIT
4 12 (0.83%) QA
5 10 (0.69%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.35%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.35%) SAS 70
7 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.069%) BS7799
8 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.069%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.069%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 782 (54.01%) Active Directory
2 715 (49.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 254 (17.54%) Hyper-V
4 188 (12.98%) vSphere
5 144 (9.94%) VMware ESX
6 137 (9.46%) VMware ESXi
7 123 (8.49%) NFS
8 115 (7.94%) XenApp
9 43 (2.97%) XenServer
10 42 (2.90%) XenDesktop
11 41 (2.83%) vCloud
12 40 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
12 40 (2.76%) Terminal Services
13 34 (2.35%) Firmware
14 33 (2.28%) DFS Replication
15 32 (2.21%) VMware Server
16 30 (2.07%) Xen
17 29 (2.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 29 (2.00%) SRDF
18 24 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 152 (10.50%) SCCM
2 93 (6.42%) SCOM
3 92 (6.35%) Puppet
4 89 (6.15%) NetBackup
5 71 (4.90%) Backup Exec
6 62 (4.28%) WSUS
7 56 (3.87%) Nagios
7 56 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
8 44 (3.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 41 (2.83%) Hyperic
10 35 (2.42%) vMotion
11 24 (1.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 23 (1.59%) SELinux
13 20 (1.38%) Data Guard
13 20 (1.38%) HP Data Protector
13 20 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
14 19 (1.31%) Tivoli
15 18 (1.24%) SCVMM
15 18 (1.24%) Simpana
16 17 (1.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 1075 (74.24%) VMware
2 637 (43.99%) Microsoft
3 538 (37.15%) Cisco
4 430 (29.70%) HP
5 386 (26.66%) NetApp
6 355 (24.52%) Citrix
7 277 (19.13%) EMC
8 212 (14.64%) Oracle
9 169 (11.67%) Symantec
10 162 (11.19%) Dell
11 147 (10.15%) Red Hat
12 142 (9.81%) IBM
13 110 (7.60%) SolarWinds
14 86 (5.94%) Veeam
15 78 (5.39%) Juniper
16 69 (4.77%) Brocade
17 62 (4.28%) CommVault
18 59 (4.07%) CheckPoint
19 45 (3.11%) Bloomberg
20 43 (2.97%) Avaya
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Netsource Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Talent Spa
Salary: up to £60k basic salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Langley James
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30158.00 - £41218.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 27k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Jenrick IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits pension, health insurance, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nucleus Global
Posted: 7 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Generous Company Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
SFX
Salary: £28,666 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago