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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 110 129 109
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1134 1028 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.50% 2.31% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.92% 14.51% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 898 1122
Average salary £51,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
7599 7085 8743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.76% 15.94% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6270 5988 7409
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 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
City of London +32 297 £52,500 +5.00% 37
Bromley -4 21 £37,500 -4.45%
Croydon -16 14 £32,500 -5.10% 2
Uxbridge +6 7 £63,500 +15.45% 2
Sidcup +4 7 £52,500 +7.14%
Wembley +1 4 £33,000 -15.38%
Kingston Upon Thames -13 4 £36,500 -42.74% 1
New Malden - 4 £55,000 - 4
West Drayton -3 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Wimbledon -7 3 £45,000 -
Docklands, London -12 3 £37,500 -42.30% 1
Romford +9 2 £77,500 +44.85% 1
Hayes +5 2 £42,500 +10.38%
Hounslow - 2 £50,000 - 1
Harrow - 2 £72,500 -
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Westminster - 1 £39,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £42,500 -
Chessington - 1 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 1587 (71.10%) Windows
2 1473 (65.99%) VMware
3 1035 (46.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1029 (46.10%) Active Directory
5 864 (38.71%) Microsoft
6 776 (34.77%) Linux
7 744 (33.33%) Cisco
8 664 (29.75%) HP
9 634 (28.41%) MS Exchange
10 623 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 607 (27.20%) Firewall
12 606 (27.15%) SQL Server
13 600 (26.88%) Finance
14 590 (26.43%) DNS
15 572 (25.63%) SQL
16 565 (25.31%) Citrix
17 560 (25.09%) NAS
18 475 (21.28%) NetApp
19 454 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
20 435 (19.49%) LAN
21 422 (18.91%) ITIL
21 422 (18.91%) EMC
22 405 (18.15%) WAN
23 397 (17.79%) TCP/IP
24 384 (17.20%) Oracle
25 380 (17.03%) Windows Server 2012
26 374 (16.76%) DHCP
27 373 (16.71%) MS Excel
28 364 (16.31%) Exchange Server 2010
29 351 (15.73%) Clustering

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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
1 634 (28.41%) MS Exchange
2 364 (16.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 236 (10.57%) SharePoint
4 222 (9.95%) IIS
5 186 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 159 (7.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 147 (6.59%) Apache
8 133 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 127 (5.69%) Lync
10 109 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
11 100 (4.48%) Tomcat
12 77 (3.45%) WebSphere
13 61 (2.73%) WebLogic
14 34 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
15 26 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 23 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 22 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
17 22 (0.99%) Office Communications Server
17 22 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
18 20 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 373 (16.71%) MS Excel
2 96 (4.30%) MS Office
3 16 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.18%) MS Project
6 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.13%) Maya
6 3 (0.13%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.045%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 47 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (1.70%) Dynamics GP
3 30 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 21 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
6 20 (0.90%) RMDS
7 8 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.13%) Adaptiv
9 2 (0.090%) Sophis RISQUE
9 2 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.045%) Agresso
10 1 (0.045%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 80 (3.58%) Office 365
2 62 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (1.30%) IaaS
5 26 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (1.08%) SaaS
7 14 (0.63%) Joyent
8 6 (0.27%) PaaS
9 4 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.13%) GitHub
11 2 (0.090%) Heroku
12 1 (0.045%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.045%) Route 53
12 1 (0.045%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 607 (27.20%) Firewall
2 590 (26.43%) DNS
3 560 (25.09%) NAS
4 435 (19.49%) LAN
5 405 (18.15%) WAN
6 397 (17.79%) TCP/IP
7 374 (16.76%) DHCP
8 253 (11.34%) VPN
9 201 (9.01%) iSCSI
10 172 (7.71%) VLAN
11 161 (7.21%) Fibre Channel
12 159 (7.12%) Internet
13 129 (5.78%) LDAP
14 118 (5.29%) HTTP
15 106 (4.75%) Cisco ASA
16 100 (4.48%) VoIP
17 96 (4.30%) Wireless
18 90 (4.03%) SMTP
19 87 (3.90%) FTP
20 81 (3.63%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 606 (27.15%) SQL Server
2 190 (8.51%) MySQL
3 124 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 100 (4.48%) Oracle Database
5 94 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 64 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 57 (2.55%) MongoDB
8 56 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 55 (2.46%) Hadoop
10 49 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
11 48 (2.15%) Relational Database
12 46 (2.06%) Oracle Exadata
13 43 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
14 42 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 40 (1.79%) RDBMS
16 38 (1.70%) DB2
16 38 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
17 35 (1.57%) Redis
18 34 (1.52%) NoSQL
19 29 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 73 (3.27%) Subversion
2 57 (2.55%) JIRA
3 33 (1.48%) Git (software)
4 22 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 21 (0.94%) Eclipse
6 13 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 11 (0.49%) Maven
7 11 (0.49%) YourKit
8 9 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (0.31%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.31%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.22%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.13%) Hudson
13 2 (0.090%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 1 (0.045%) Ant
14 1 (0.045%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.045%) Artifactory
General
1 600 (26.88%) Finance
2 206 (9.23%) Banking
3 118 (5.29%) Law
4 70 (3.14%) Legal
4 70 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 64 (2.87%) Retail
6 60 (2.69%) Advertising
7 49 (2.20%) Investment Banking
8 42 (1.88%) Back Office
9 29 (1.30%) Marketing
10 26 (1.16%) International Banking
11 23 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.81%) Publishing
13 14 (0.63%) Games
14 13 (0.58%) Electronics
15 11 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.36%) Billing
17 7 (0.31%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 267 (11.96%) Administrator
2 264 (11.83%) Architect
3 227 (10.17%) Analyst
4 202 (9.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 185 (8.29%) Systems Engineer
6 174 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
6 174 (7.80%) Support Engineer
7 161 (7.21%) Infrastructure Architect
8 116 (5.20%) 3rd Line Support
9 112 (5.02%) Consultant
10 109 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 90 (4.03%) DBA
12 89 (3.99%) Network Engineer
13 86 (3.85%) Support Analyst
14 81 (3.63%) Server Engineer
15 78 (3.49%) Infrastructure Manager
16 77 (3.45%) Team Leader
17 76 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
18 73 (3.27%) Storage Engineer
19 67 (3.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (3.90%) Middleware
2 51 (2.28%) Web Services
3 49 (2.20%) XML
4 44 (1.97%) LAMP
5 36 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
6 35 (1.57%) HTML
6 35 (1.57%) .NET
7 32 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
8 28 (1.25%) MSMQ
9 25 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
10 24 (1.08%) CSS
11 21 (0.94%) Rendezvous
12 20 (0.90%) JSON
12 20 (0.90%) XSLT
13 17 (0.76%) J2EE
14 12 (0.54%) COM
14 12 (0.54%) jQuery
14 12 (0.54%) Hibernate
15 11 (0.49%) Lucene
15 11 (0.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 351 (15.73%) Clustering
2 208 (9.32%) Replication
3 149 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
4 128 (5.73%) Blackberry
5 108 (4.84%) Enterprise Storage
6 70 (3.14%) Hedge funds
7 63 (2.82%) Management Information System
8 60 (2.69%) Computer Science
9 46 (2.06%) CLARiiON
10 44 (1.97%) EqualLogic
11 22 (0.99%) Open Source
12 19 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 19 (0.85%) Firmware
13 18 (0.81%) Symmetrix
14 17 (0.76%) Thin Client
14 17 (0.76%) Fat Client
14 17 (0.76%) Symmetrix DMX
14 17 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 14 (0.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1587 (71.10%) Windows
2 776 (34.77%) Linux
3 623 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 454 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 380 (17.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 271 (12.14%) UNIX
7 244 (10.93%) Solaris
8 193 (8.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 114 (5.11%) Windows 7
10 86 (3.85%) AIX
11 65 (2.91%) CentOS
12 62 (2.78%) Windows XP
13 42 (1.88%) SUSE
14 36 (1.61%) Ubuntu
15 35 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
15 35 (1.57%) Windows 8
16 32 (1.43%) Mac OS X
17 27 (1.21%) Mac OS
18 22 (0.99%) Apple iOS
19 21 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (18.91%) ITIL
2 215 (9.63%) Project Management
3 182 (8.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 155 (6.94%) Load Balancing
5 134 (6.00%) Migration
6 131 (5.87%) Performance Tuning
7 108 (4.84%) Change Management
7 108 (4.84%) E-Commerce
8 98 (4.39%) PRINCE2
9 93 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
10 90 (4.03%) Service Delivery
11 78 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
12 74 (3.32%) Mentoring
13 73 (3.27%) Business Continuity
14 72 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
15 70 (3.14%) Asset Management
16 64 (2.87%) Network Design
16 64 (2.87%) Benchmarking
17 63 (2.82%) Service Management
18 59 (2.64%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 572 (25.63%) SQL
2 207 (9.27%) PowerShell
3 185 (8.29%) Perl
4 146 (6.54%) Bash Shell
5 121 (5.42%) Java
6 113 (5.06%) Python
7 97 (4.35%) Ruby
8 71 (3.18%) Shell Script
9 48 (2.15%) JavaScript
10 34 (1.52%) C
10 34 (1.52%) PHP
11 31 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 31 (1.39%) VBScript
12 25 (1.12%) VB
13 24 (1.08%) C#
13 24 (1.08%) Korn
14 21 (0.94%) C++
15 13 (0.58%) Bourne shell
16 12 (0.54%) sed
16 12 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 340 (15.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 257 (11.51%) MCSE
3 229 (10.26%) Degree
4 182 (8.15%) Cisco Certification
5 167 (7.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 145 (6.50%) MCITP
7 143 (6.41%) CCNA
8 117 (5.24%) MCSA
9 68 (3.05%) CCNP
10 67 (3.00%) Citrix Certification
11 53 (2.37%) MCP
12 43 (1.93%) Security Cleared
13 38 (1.70%) SC Cleared
14 33 (1.48%) VCAP
15 32 (1.43%) CCA
16 30 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
17 28 (1.25%) RHCE
18 24 (1.08%) VCP5
18 24 (1.08%) MCTS
19 21 (0.94%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (5.96%) SLA
2 36 (1.61%) QA
3 23 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 19 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.090%) COBIT
System Software
1 1035 (46.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1029 (46.10%) Active Directory
3 349 (15.64%) Hyper-V
4 315 (14.11%) vSphere
5 276 (12.37%) VMware ESX
6 228 (10.22%) XenApp
7 147 (6.59%) VMware ESXi
8 143 (6.41%) NFS
9 115 (5.15%) XenDesktop
10 77 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
11 72 (3.23%) XenServer
12 61 (2.73%) SRDF
13 51 (2.28%) Xen
14 38 (1.70%) KVM
15 33 (1.48%) VMware Server
16 30 (1.34%) Postfix
16 30 (1.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 28 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
18 23 (1.03%) Sendmail
19 20 (0.90%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 203 (9.09%) SCCM
2 200 (8.96%) SCOM
3 150 (6.72%) Puppet
4 123 (5.51%) NetBackup
5 109 (4.88%) Backup Exec
6 97 (4.35%) Nagios
7 74 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
8 61 (2.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 59 (2.64%) Data Guard
10 57 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
11 55 (2.46%) OpenView
12 54 (2.42%) WSUS
13 42 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 39 (1.75%) HP SIM
15 30 (1.34%) HP Data Protector
16 28 (1.25%) Tivoli
17 19 (0.85%) SCOrch
18 15 (0.67%) Vagrant
19 12 (0.54%) ARCserve
19 12 (0.54%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1473 (65.99%) VMware
2 864 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 744 (33.33%) Cisco
4 664 (29.75%) HP
5 565 (25.31%) Citrix
6 475 (21.28%) NetApp
7 422 (18.91%) EMC
8 384 (17.20%) Oracle
9 242 (10.84%) Symantec
10 231 (10.35%) Red Hat
11 220 (9.86%) IBM
12 186 (8.33%) Dell
13 150 (6.72%) Juniper
14 123 (5.51%) Brocade
15 111 (4.97%) Veeam
16 88 (3.94%) CheckPoint
17 72 (3.23%) SolarWinds
18 70 (3.14%) Intel
19 66 (2.96%) JBoss
20 51 (2.28%) Sun
London
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £45000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens + on call
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Red10
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Benefits/Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum - to 38k Plus exception benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
North London
AB Recruit
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bank of England
Posted: Yesterday
London
Picture More Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum plus 25 % bonus etc.
Posted: Yesterday