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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 110 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1169 1228 1109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.63% 2.49% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.97% 15.84% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1088 993
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
7809 7752 8650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.54% 15.75% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6509 6346 7136
Average salary £52,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.05% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +24 298 £52,500 +0.47% 24
Sidcup +7 12 £45,250 -4.73% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +1 8 £42,500 - 1
Rainham - 7 £32,500 -
Docklands, London -4 5 £40,000 -43.85%
Uxbridge -12 5 £49,500 +48.87%
Croydon +15 4 £39,500 -24.76%
Brentford - 4 £49,250 -
Canary Wharf -4 3 £75,000 -3.84%
Wembley - 3 £40,000 -
Wimbledon -8 2 £51,250 -
Finchley - 2 £42,500 -
Mayfair - 2 £40,000 -
Bromley +6 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Romford -2 1 £80,000 +68.42% 1
Worcester Park - 1 £34,500 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1765 (75.07%) Windows
2 1669 (70.99%) VMware
3 1205 (51.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1030 (43.81%) Active Directory
5 938 (39.90%) Microsoft
6 925 (39.34%) Cisco
7 805 (34.24%) Linux
8 713 (30.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 708 (30.11%) HP
10 690 (29.35%) MS Exchange
11 654 (27.82%) Firewall
12 651 (27.69%) SQL Server
13 634 (26.97%) Finance
14 629 (26.75%) Citrix
15 575 (24.46%) NetApp
16 543 (23.10%) WAN
17 538 (22.88%) EMC
18 537 (22.84%) NAS
19 484 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
20 482 (20.50%) DNS
21 479 (20.37%) LAN
22 462 (19.65%) Hyper-V
23 452 (19.23%) SQL
24 451 (19.18%) MS Excel
25 427 (18.16%) Windows Server 2003
26 395 (16.80%) Oracle
27 390 (16.59%) ITIL
28 376 (15.99%) vSphere
29 366 (15.57%) Exchange Server 2010
30 340 (14.46%) TCP/IP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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
1 690 (29.35%) MS Exchange
2 366 (15.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 273 (11.61%) IIS
4 228 (9.70%) SharePoint
5 217 (9.23%) Apache
6 189 (8.04%) Lync
7 187 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 176 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 158 (6.72%) Tomcat
10 132 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2003
11 122 (5.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 112 (4.76%) WebSphere
13 79 (3.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 78 (3.32%) Oracle Coherence
15 41 (1.74%) nginx
16 38 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
17 36 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
18 31 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
19 25 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
20 20 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 451 (19.18%) MS Excel
2 180 (7.66%) MS Office
3 28 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.30%) MS Project
4 7 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.085%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.043%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 58 (2.47%) RMDS
2 57 (2.42%) Dynamics GP
3 13 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.38%) Sophis RISQUE
5 7 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (0.30%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.043%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.043%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.043%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.043%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.043%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.043%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 157 (6.68%) Office 365
2 105 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
3 84 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
5 41 (1.74%) Mimecast
6 37 (1.57%) IaaS
6 37 (1.57%) SaaS
7 11 (0.47%) PaaS
8 9 (0.38%) GitHub
9 8 (0.34%) SoftLayer
10 6 (0.26%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.13%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.043%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.043%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 654 (27.82%) Firewall
2 543 (23.10%) WAN
3 537 (22.84%) NAS
4 482 (20.50%) DNS
5 479 (20.37%) LAN
6 340 (14.46%) TCP/IP
7 323 (13.74%) DHCP
8 318 (13.53%) iSCSI
9 301 (12.80%) Fibre Channel
10 257 (10.93%) VPN
11 155 (6.59%) VLAN
12 152 (6.47%) Internet
13 146 (6.21%) VoIP
14 144 (6.13%) Wireless
15 128 (5.44%) Multicast
16 127 (5.40%) HTTP
17 121 (5.15%) FCoE
18 112 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
19 105 (4.47%) LDAP
20 98 (4.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 651 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 154 (6.55%) MySQL
3 110 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 82 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 75 (3.19%) DB2
6 65 (2.76%) Oracle Database
7 59 (2.51%) Hadoop
8 58 (2.47%) HBase
9 55 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 52 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 51 (2.17%) MongoDB
12 47 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
13 39 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 36 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
15 31 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
16 25 (1.06%) Oracle Exadata
17 23 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (0.98%) Relational Database
18 20 (0.85%) NoSQL
19 19 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (2.34%) Git (software)
2 51 (2.17%) JIRA
3 45 (1.91%) Jenkins
4 41 (1.74%) Subversion
5 26 (1.11%) TeamCity
6 25 (1.06%) Artifactory
7 12 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.13%) MSI
8 3 (0.13%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.085%) Maven
9 2 (0.085%) ProC
10 1 (0.043%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.043%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.043%) MSTest
10 1 (0.043%) Moq
10 1 (0.043%) Hudson
10 1 (0.043%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.043%) Eclipse
General
1 634 (26.97%) Finance
2 180 (7.66%) Banking
3 94 (4.00%) Law
4 81 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 75 (3.19%) Advertising
6 72 (3.06%) Legal
7 61 (2.59%) Investment Banking
8 43 (1.83%) Back Office
9 37 (1.57%) Marketing
10 32 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 26 (1.11%) Retail
12 22 (0.94%) Manufacturing
13 21 (0.89%) Publishing
14 19 (0.81%) Games
15 12 (0.51%) Electronics
16 9 (0.38%) International Banking
16 9 (0.38%) Private Banking
17 8 (0.34%) German Language
18 7 (0.30%) French Language
19 6 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 361 (15.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 300 (12.76%) Administrator
3 297 (12.63%) Architect
4 248 (10.55%) Analyst
5 245 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
6 223 (9.49%) Infrastructure Architect
7 213 (9.06%) Support Engineer
8 166 (7.06%) Systems Engineer
9 151 (6.42%) Consultant
10 123 (5.23%) Network Engineer
11 108 (4.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 99 (4.21%) Server Engineer
13 95 (4.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 93 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support
15 89 (3.79%) Storage Engineer
16 84 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
17 77 (3.28%) Support Analyst
18 75 (3.19%) Linux Administrator
19 69 (2.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
20 64 (2.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (5.10%) Middleware
2 69 (2.93%) HTML
3 64 (2.72%) .NET
4 61 (2.59%) XML
5 58 (2.47%) XSLT
5 58 (2.47%) Rendezvous
5 58 (2.47%) Ultra Messaging
6 39 (1.66%) Web Services
7 21 (0.89%) WebSphere MQ
7 21 (0.89%) RabbitMQ
8 17 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
9 15 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
10 14 (0.60%) LAMP
11 8 (0.34%) ASP.NET
12 7 (0.30%) COM
12 7 (0.30%) SAML
12 7 (0.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 6 (0.26%) Apache Flex
13 6 (0.26%) Application Packaging
13 6 (0.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 254 (10.80%) Clustering
2 207 (8.80%) Replication
3 163 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 110 (4.68%) Blackberry
5 80 (3.40%) CLARiiON
6 65 (2.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 63 (2.68%) Computer Science
8 59 (2.51%) Management Information System
9 58 (2.47%) Mainframe
10 54 (2.30%) EqualLogic
11 50 (2.13%) Hedge funds
12 40 (1.70%) Public Cloud
13 37 (1.57%) Mobile App
14 27 (1.15%) CESG
15 26 (1.11%) Thin Client
15 26 (1.11%) Fat Client
16 24 (1.02%) CMDB
16 24 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
17 23 (0.98%) Open Source
18 22 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1765 (75.07%) Windows
2 805 (34.24%) Linux
3 713 (30.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 484 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 427 (18.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 289 (12.29%) Solaris
7 257 (10.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 254 (10.80%) UNIX
9 151 (6.42%) Windows 7
10 106 (4.51%) Windows XP
11 96 (4.08%) CentOS
12 63 (2.68%) Windows 8
13 49 (2.08%) AIX
14 47 (2.00%) Mac OS X
15 40 (1.70%) Windows Vista
16 39 (1.66%) Debian
17 35 (1.49%) Android
18 34 (1.45%) SUSE
19 21 (0.89%) Fedora
19 21 (0.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (16.59%) ITIL
2 260 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 209 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
4 163 (6.93%) Load Balancing
5 158 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
6 131 (5.57%) Service Delivery
7 130 (5.53%) Project Management
8 125 (5.32%) Capacity Planning
9 122 (5.19%) Configuration Management
10 116 (4.93%) Business Continuity
11 111 (4.72%) Benchmarking
11 111 (4.72%) Migration
12 106 (4.51%) E-Commerce
13 92 (3.91%) Change Management
13 92 (3.91%) Time Management
14 89 (3.79%) DevOps
15 82 (3.49%) Service Management
16 78 (3.32%) High Availability
17 68 (2.89%) Risk Management
18 67 (2.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 452 (19.23%) SQL
2 232 (9.87%) PowerShell
3 194 (8.25%) Perl
4 188 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 148 (6.30%) Java
6 119 (5.06%) Python
7 72 (3.06%) Ruby
8 63 (2.68%) JavaScript
9 57 (2.42%) Shell Script
10 45 (1.91%) C
11 44 (1.87%) VBScript
12 43 (1.83%) PHP
13 28 (1.19%) C#
14 27 (1.15%) VB
15 23 (0.98%) Bourne shell
16 13 (0.55%) AWK
17 9 (0.38%) PL/SQL
17 9 (0.38%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.34%) Objective-C
18 8 (0.34%) sed
Qualifications
1 308 (13.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 295 (12.55%) Cisco Certification
3 244 (10.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 231 (9.83%) MCSE
5 223 (9.49%) CCNA
6 214 (9.10%) Degree
7 106 (4.51%) CCNP
8 102 (4.34%) MCITP
9 94 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
10 87 (3.70%) MCSA
11 80 (3.40%) CCA
12 77 (3.28%) MCP
13 55 (2.34%) Security Cleared
14 47 (2.00%) VCP5
15 35 (1.49%) NCDA
15 35 (1.49%) SC Cleared
15 35 (1.49%) JNCIA
16 30 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
17 26 (1.11%) AWS Certification
18 23 (0.98%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (5.15%) SLA
2 75 (3.19%) PCI DSS
3 47 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.06%) FISMA
5 22 (0.94%) QA
6 20 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.30%) COBIT
8 1 (0.043%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1205 (51.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1030 (43.81%) Active Directory
3 462 (19.65%) Hyper-V
4 376 (15.99%) vSphere
5 263 (11.19%) XenApp
6 232 (9.87%) VMware ESXi
7 224 (9.53%) NFS
8 166 (7.06%) VMware ESX
9 142 (6.04%) XenDesktop
10 115 (4.89%) XenServer
11 114 (4.85%) SRDF
12 92 (3.91%) Xen
13 83 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
14 68 (2.89%) VMware Server
15 54 (2.30%) Terminal Services
16 51 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
17 47 (2.00%) vCloud
18 43 (1.83%) KVM
19 35 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 32 (1.36%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 235 (10.00%) SCCM
2 207 (8.80%) SCOM
3 182 (7.74%) Nagios
4 127 (5.40%) Puppet
5 100 (4.25%) Backup Exec
6 73 (3.11%) WSUS
6 73 (3.11%) NetBackup
7 63 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
8 60 (2.55%) ZABBIX
9 42 (1.79%) Graphite
10 41 (1.74%) Tivoli
10 41 (1.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 39 (1.66%) OpenView
11 39 (1.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 37 (1.57%) FortiGate
13 31 (1.32%) Icinga
14 29 (1.23%) SELinux
15 27 (1.15%) Cisco Prime
16 25 (1.06%) logstash
16 25 (1.06%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1669 (70.99%) VMware
2 938 (39.90%) Microsoft
3 925 (39.34%) Cisco
4 708 (30.11%) HP
5 629 (26.75%) Citrix
6 575 (24.46%) NetApp
7 538 (22.88%) EMC
8 395 (16.80%) Oracle
9 318 (13.53%) Red Hat
10 243 (10.34%) Symantec
11 231 (9.83%) Dell
12 227 (9.66%) IBM
13 193 (8.21%) Juniper
14 138 (5.87%) Brocade
15 119 (5.06%) Intel
16 110 (4.68%) Veeam
17 97 (4.13%) CommVault
18 89 (3.79%) SolarWinds
19 88 (3.74%) Mitel
20 86 (3.66%) CheckPoint
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum To 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60k - 75k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £47500 - £57000.00 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Salary: £35 000 to £65 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
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London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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London
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City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: Between 41000 and 57000
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