The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 122 119 104
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1216 1078 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.45% 2.37% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.71% 12.66% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 960 1169
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7742 8515 9344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.60% 18.74% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6344 7009 7940
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
England

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 18 April 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 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
City of London -3 302 £52,250 +0.48% 32
Uxbridge -1 16 £35,000 -30.00%
Twickenham +11 12 £38,000 -23.61%
Canary Wharf +17 11 £78,000 -
Bromley -20 11 £37,500 -16.66%
Hammersmith +30 7 £36,000 -
Harrow -1 7 £36,000 -14.28%
Hounslow - 7 £48,000 - 1
Docklands, London -8 4 £100,000 +66.66% 1
Sidcup 0 3 £47,500 -2.81%
Kingston Upon Thames -10 3 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Croydon -8 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Romford +4 1 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Wimbledon -7 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £57,500 - 4
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1541 (69.41%) Windows
2 1531 (68.96%) VMware
3 1027 (46.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 963 (43.38%) Active Directory
5 826 (37.21%) Microsoft
6 786 (35.41%) Linux
7 742 (33.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 658 (29.64%) NAS
9 656 (29.55%) Cisco
10 644 (29.01%) MS Exchange
11 607 (27.34%) HP
12 606 (27.30%) Citrix
13 561 (25.27%) Finance
14 557 (25.09%) SQL
15 546 (24.59%) Windows Server 2003
16 519 (23.38%) Firewall
17 513 (23.11%) SQL Server
18 484 (21.80%) ITIL
19 479 (21.58%) DNS
20 476 (21.44%) EMC
21 434 (19.55%) MS Excel
22 393 (17.70%) Exchange Server 2010
23 392 (17.66%) UNIX
24 382 (17.21%) vSphere
25 381 (17.16%) Windows Server 2012
26 379 (17.07%) NetApp
27 377 (16.98%) WAN
28 357 (16.08%) LAN
29 354 (15.95%) TCP/IP
30 347 (15.63%) Clustering

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 644 (29.01%) MS Exchange
2 393 (17.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 245 (11.04%) IIS
4 208 (9.37%) Apache
5 195 (8.78%) SharePoint
6 181 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 152 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 130 (5.86%) Tomcat
9 126 (5.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 113 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2003
11 62 (2.79%) WebSphere
12 58 (2.61%) WebLogic
13 57 (2.57%) Lync
14 40 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
15 31 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 25 (1.13%) Confluence
17 21 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
18 17 (0.77%) SAS
18 17 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
19 16 (0.72%) CloudStack
Applications
1 434 (19.55%) MS Excel
2 81 (3.65%) MS Office
3 34 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.18%) MS Project
5 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
6 3 (0.14%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.045%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 37 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
4 17 (0.77%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.32%) RMDS
7 6 (0.27%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
8 4 (0.18%) RiskWrite
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.18%) SunGard AvantGard
8 4 (0.18%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.14%) Adaptiv
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.045%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.045%) FLEXCUBE
10 1 (0.045%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.30%) Office 365
2 50 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (2.16%) IaaS
4 44 (1.98%) SaaS
5 40 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 29 (1.31%) Joyent
7 18 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (0.59%) PaaS
9 13 (0.59%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
11 4 (0.18%) Route 53
11 4 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.090%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 658 (29.64%) NAS
2 519 (23.38%) Firewall
3 479 (21.58%) DNS
4 377 (16.98%) WAN
5 357 (16.08%) LAN
6 354 (15.95%) TCP/IP
7 297 (13.38%) DHCP
8 248 (11.17%) VPN
9 211 (9.50%) iSCSI
10 137 (6.17%) Internet
11 122 (5.50%) VLAN
12 121 (5.45%) VoIP
13 97 (4.37%) LDAP
14 90 (4.05%) Fibre Channel
15 83 (3.74%) MPLS
15 83 (3.74%) HTTP
16 78 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
17 76 (3.42%) Wireless
18 74 (3.33%) SMTP
19 70 (3.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 513 (23.11%) SQL Server
2 143 (6.44%) MySQL
3 136 (6.13%) Oracle Database
4 118 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 60 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 59 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 54 (2.43%) Relational Database
8 53 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (2.25%) MongoDB
10 48 (2.16%) RDBMS
11 46 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
12 41 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 40 (1.80%) Redis
14 38 (1.71%) NoSQL
15 35 (1.58%) Oracle Exadata
15 35 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
16 30 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
16 30 (1.35%) Hadoop
17 26 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 22 (0.99%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 61 (2.75%) Subversion
2 52 (2.34%) JIRA
3 47 (2.12%) Git (software)
4 19 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (0.72%) FishEye
5 16 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.32%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.18%) Toad
8 4 (0.18%) Maven
9 3 (0.14%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.14%) ProC
9 3 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.14%) Ant
9 3 (0.14%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.090%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.045%) K2 blackpoint
11 1 (0.045%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.045%) MSI
11 1 (0.045%) Eclipse
General
1 561 (25.27%) Finance
2 171 (7.70%) Banking
3 120 (5.41%) Law
4 69 (3.11%) Legal
5 60 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 60 (2.70%) Advertising
6 46 (2.07%) Investment Banking
7 43 (1.94%) Marketing
8 37 (1.67%) Retail
9 35 (1.58%) Games
10 30 (1.35%) Financial Institution
11 24 (1.08%) Back Office
12 20 (0.90%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.77%) Front Office
14 16 (0.72%) International Banking
15 11 (0.50%) Billing
16 8 (0.36%) French Language
17 7 (0.32%) Cantonese Language
18 5 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
18 5 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 363 (16.35%) Administrator
2 258 (11.62%) Analyst
3 240 (10.81%) Architect
4 223 (10.05%) Systems Administrator
5 178 (8.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 172 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
7 159 (7.16%) Consultant
8 143 (6.44%) Support Engineer
9 125 (5.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 116 (5.23%) DBA
11 114 (5.14%) Linux Administrator
12 102 (4.59%) Infrastructure Architect
13 95 (4.28%) Support Analyst
14 86 (3.87%) Server Engineer
15 84 (3.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 83 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
17 74 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
18 59 (2.66%) Senior Systems Administrator
19 57 (2.57%) Linux Engineer
19 57 (2.57%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (3.83%) Middleware
2 68 (3.06%) .NET
3 53 (2.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 49 (2.21%) LAMP
5 48 (2.16%) XML
5 48 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
6 46 (2.07%) J2EE
7 31 (1.40%) Web Services
8 22 (0.99%) CSS
8 22 (0.99%) MSMQ
9 21 (0.95%) JSON
10 17 (0.77%) HTML
11 16 (0.72%) COM
11 16 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
11 16 (0.72%) Application Packaging
12 15 (0.68%) ASP.NET
13 13 (0.59%) .NET Framework
14 10 (0.45%) X-Windows
14 10 (0.45%) SAML
15 7 (0.32%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 347 (15.63%) Clustering
2 180 (8.11%) Replication
3 161 (7.25%) Blackberry
4 131 (5.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 65 (2.93%) Management Information System
6 53 (2.39%) CLARiiON
7 49 (2.21%) Client/Server
8 48 (2.16%) Hedge funds
8 48 (2.16%) Computer Science
9 39 (1.76%) EqualLogic
10 38 (1.71%) Open Source
11 31 (1.40%) Symmetrix
12 29 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (1.17%) Firmware
13 26 (1.17%) Symmetrix DMX
14 22 (0.99%) Celerra
15 20 (0.90%) Online Games
16 19 (0.86%) Digital Media
17 14 (0.63%) Statistics
18 13 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1541 (69.41%) Windows
2 786 (35.41%) Linux
3 742 (33.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 546 (24.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 392 (17.66%) UNIX
6 381 (17.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 256 (11.53%) Solaris
8 218 (9.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 138 (6.22%) Windows 7
10 94 (4.23%) CentOS
11 86 (3.87%) Windows XP
12 61 (2.75%) Ubuntu
13 48 (2.16%) Oracle Linux
14 47 (2.12%) AIX
15 44 (1.98%) Windows 8
16 43 (1.94%) Mac OS X
17 39 (1.76%) Mac OS
18 38 (1.71%) Windows Vista
19 37 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
20 30 (1.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (21.80%) ITIL
2 174 (7.84%) Load Balancing
3 170 (7.66%) Project Management
4 163 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 149 (6.71%) Migration
6 123 (5.54%) Configuration Management
7 120 (5.41%) PRINCE2
8 115 (5.18%) Service Management
9 105 (4.73%) E-Commerce
10 104 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
11 100 (4.50%) Service Delivery
12 99 (4.46%) Change Management
13 90 (4.05%) Problem Management
14 89 (4.01%) Business Continuity
15 87 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
16 61 (2.75%) Infrastructure Management
17 59 (2.66%) Continuous Improvement
18 55 (2.48%) Asset Management
19 52 (2.34%) Time Management
20 48 (2.16%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 557 (25.09%) SQL
2 264 (11.89%) PowerShell
3 260 (11.71%) Perl
4 145 (6.53%) Java
5 139 (6.26%) Bash Shell
6 120 (5.41%) Python
6 120 (5.41%) Ruby
7 81 (3.65%) PHP
8 52 (2.34%) C
9 48 (2.16%) Shell Script
10 44 (1.98%) C#
11 43 (1.94%) JavaScript
11 43 (1.94%) VBScript
12 41 (1.85%) T-SQL
13 21 (0.95%) C++
14 16 (0.72%) Clojure
15 13 (0.59%) VBA
16 11 (0.50%) AWK
16 11 (0.50%) VB
16 11 (0.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 322 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 270 (12.16%) MCSE
3 183 (8.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 155 (6.98%) MCITP
5 148 (6.67%) Degree
6 130 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
7 109 (4.91%) CCNA
8 83 (3.74%) MCSA
9 64 (2.88%) CCNP
10 63 (2.84%) VCP5
11 61 (2.75%) Security Cleared
12 50 (2.25%) MCP
13 43 (1.94%) RHCE
13 43 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
14 39 (1.76%) SC Cleared
15 38 (1.71%) CCA
16 37 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
17 36 (1.62%) HP ASE
18 35 (1.58%) HP AIS
19 24 (1.08%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (4.82%) SLA
2 29 (1.31%) QA
3 17 (0.77%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1027 (46.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 963 (43.38%) Active Directory
3 382 (17.21%) vSphere
4 278 (12.52%) VMware ESX
5 276 (12.43%) XenApp
6 240 (10.81%) Hyper-V
7 147 (6.62%) NFS
8 131 (5.90%) VMware ESXi
9 120 (5.41%) XenDesktop
10 109 (4.91%) XenServer
11 65 (2.93%) KVM
12 63 (2.84%) SRDF
13 57 (2.57%) Oracle RAC
14 43 (1.94%) Terminal Services
15 40 (1.80%) Xen
16 39 (1.76%) UAG
17 33 (1.49%) Sendmail
17 33 (1.49%) Samba
18 22 (0.99%) VMware Server
19 20 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 202 (9.10%) Puppet
2 181 (8.15%) NetBackup
3 176 (7.93%) SCOM
4 134 (6.04%) SCCM
5 122 (5.50%) Nagios
6 87 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
7 81 (3.65%) Backup Exec
8 53 (2.39%) WSUS
9 50 (2.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 50 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
10 41 (1.85%) Tivoli
11 39 (1.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 35 (1.58%) CFEngine
13 31 (1.40%) Data Guard
14 22 (0.99%) OpenView
15 18 (0.81%) Cacti
15 18 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
16 16 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
17 13 (0.59%) HP SIM
18 11 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1531 (68.96%) VMware
2 826 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 656 (29.55%) Cisco
4 607 (27.34%) HP
5 606 (27.30%) Citrix
6 476 (21.44%) EMC
7 379 (17.07%) NetApp
8 342 (15.41%) Oracle
9 297 (13.38%) Red Hat
10 271 (12.21%) Symantec
11 189 (8.51%) IBM
12 129 (5.81%) Dell
13 99 (4.46%) CheckPoint
14 95 (4.28%) Brocade
15 83 (3.74%) Juniper
16 73 (3.29%) McAfee
17 72 (3.24%) JBoss
18 65 (2.93%) Veeam
19 60 (2.70%) Sun
19 60 (2.70%) 3PAR
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competative + Bonus + Company Benefits + Career Development
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - to 35k Plus exception benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Please apply and get in touch to discuss salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago