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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 100 131 116
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1207 995 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.87% 2.31% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.28% 14.71% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 861 1012
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
7413 6764 8400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.62% 15.72% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6197 5463 7034
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +32 308 £55,000 - 36
Uxbridge -10 12 £49,500 +35.61%
Sidcup -5 10 £45,250 -4.73% 1
Docklands, London +2 9 £40,000 -60.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -6 5 £65,000 +23.80% 3
Teddington - 5 £42,500 -
Rainham - 5 £32,500 - 1
Wembley +2 4 £38,750 +19.23%
Enfield +2 2 £26,500 -47.00%
Bromley +1 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Brentford - 2 £48,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £35,000 -
Worcester Park - 2 £34,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £50,000 -
Mayfair - 2 £40,000 -
Hayes +2 1 £42,500 -26.08% 3
Croydon -1 1 £60,000 +26.31%
New Malden - 1 £50,000 -
Finchley - 1 £42,500 -
Westminster - 1 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1799 (73.94%) Windows
2 1744 (71.68%) VMware
3 1207 (49.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1072 (44.06%) Active Directory
5 960 (39.46%) Microsoft
6 913 (37.53%) Cisco
7 804 (33.05%) Linux
8 744 (30.58%) Firewall
9 731 (30.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 716 (29.43%) Citrix
11 710 (29.18%) MS Exchange
12 692 (28.44%) HP
13 690 (28.36%) SQL Server
14 661 (27.17%) Finance
15 556 (22.85%) NetApp
16 543 (22.32%) DNS
17 523 (21.50%) NAS
18 521 (21.41%) WAN
18 521 (21.41%) EMC
19 506 (20.80%) SQL
20 495 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
21 470 (19.32%) MS Excel
22 457 (18.78%) LAN
23 452 (18.58%) Windows Server 2003
24 436 (17.92%) Hyper-V
25 418 (17.18%) vSphere
26 413 (16.97%) ITIL
27 407 (16.73%) Exchange Server 2010
28 395 (16.24%) TCP/IP
29 374 (15.37%) Oracle

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 710 (29.18%) MS Exchange
2 407 (16.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 279 (11.47%) IIS
4 267 (10.97%) SharePoint
5 209 (8.59%) Apache
6 205 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 182 (7.48%) Lync
8 171 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 136 (5.59%) Tomcat
10 129 (5.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 126 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2003
12 87 (3.58%) WebSphere
13 52 (2.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 51 (2.10%) Oracle Coherence
15 48 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
16 40 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
17 38 (1.56%) nginx
18 34 (1.40%) Office Communications Server
19 30 (1.23%) WebLogic
20 24 (0.99%) JBoss
Applications
1 470 (19.32%) MS Excel
2 189 (7.77%) MS Office
3 38 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.33%) MS Project
5 7 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 62 (2.55%) Dynamics GP
2 39 (1.60%) RMDS
3 31 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.29%) ION MarketView
5 7 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
8 3 (0.12%) Adaptiv
8 3 (0.12%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.041%) Agresso
9 1 (0.041%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.041%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 139 (5.71%) Office 365
2 78 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
4 42 (1.73%) IaaS
5 35 (1.44%) SaaS
6 34 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (0.62%) PaaS
8 6 (0.25%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.12%) Heroku
9 3 (0.12%) GitHub
10 2 (0.082%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.082%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.041%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 744 (30.58%) Firewall
2 543 (22.32%) DNS
3 523 (21.50%) NAS
4 521 (21.41%) WAN
5 457 (18.78%) LAN
6 395 (16.24%) TCP/IP
7 373 (15.33%) DHCP
8 319 (13.11%) iSCSI
9 289 (11.88%) VPN
10 272 (11.18%) Fibre Channel
11 185 (7.60%) Internet
12 170 (6.99%) Wireless
13 153 (6.29%) VLAN
14 122 (5.01%) VoIP
14 122 (5.01%) LDAP
15 115 (4.73%) Cisco ASA
16 108 (4.44%) FCoE
16 108 (4.44%) NetScaler
17 107 (4.40%) HTTP
18 103 (4.23%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 690 (28.36%) SQL Server
2 142 (5.84%) MySQL
3 139 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 105 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 77 (3.16%) Oracle Database
6 70 (2.88%) DB2
7 59 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 58 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 53 (2.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 50 (2.06%) MongoDB
11 48 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 46 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
13 45 (1.85%) Hadoop
14 39 (1.60%) HBase
15 33 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
16 27 (1.11%) Relational Database
17 25 (1.03%) RDBMS
18 20 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
18 20 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
19 17 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 65 (2.67%) Subversion
2 57 (2.34%) JIRA
3 50 (2.06%) Git (software)
4 36 (1.48%) Jenkins
5 22 (0.90%) TeamCity
6 14 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.12%) MSI
9 2 (0.082%) Maven
9 2 (0.082%) ProC
10 1 (0.041%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.041%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.041%) MSTest
10 1 (0.041%) Moq
10 1 (0.041%) Hudson
10 1 (0.041%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.041%) Eclipse
General
1 661 (27.17%) Finance
2 162 (6.66%) Banking
3 106 (4.36%) Telecoms
4 96 (3.95%) Law
5 78 (3.21%) Advertising
6 70 (2.88%) Legal
7 50 (2.06%) Investment Banking
8 44 (1.81%) Retail
9 37 (1.52%) Back Office
10 36 (1.48%) Marketing
11 31 (1.27%) Financial Institution
12 27 (1.11%) Games
13 19 (0.78%) Publishing
14 18 (0.74%) Electronics
15 14 (0.58%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.49%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.37%) German Language
18 7 (0.29%) Private Banking
19 5 (0.21%) Billing
20 4 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 352 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 304 (12.49%) Administrator
3 254 (10.44%) Architect
4 252 (10.36%) Analyst
5 240 (9.86%) Systems Administrator
6 235 (9.66%) Support Engineer
7 203 (8.34%) Systems Engineer
8 174 (7.15%) Infrastructure Architect
9 170 (6.99%) Consultant
10 149 (6.12%) Network Engineer
11 135 (5.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 120 (4.93%) 3rd Line Support
13 99 (4.07%) Server Engineer
14 96 (3.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 93 (3.82%) Storage Engineer
16 81 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 81 (3.33%) Support Analyst
17 79 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
18 76 (3.12%) Linux Administrator
19 75 (3.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (4.19%) Middleware
2 54 (2.22%) .NET
3 51 (2.10%) XML
4 48 (1.97%) HTML
5 46 (1.89%) Web Services
6 39 (1.60%) XSLT
6 39 (1.60%) Rendezvous
7 20 (0.82%) LAMP
8 19 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
9 17 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
10 15 (0.62%) FIX Protocol
11 13 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (0.41%) JSON
12 10 (0.41%) ASP.NET
13 6 (0.25%) CGI
13 6 (0.25%) XMPP
14 5 (0.21%) SAML
14 5 (0.21%) WSH
15 3 (0.12%) COM
15 3 (0.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 292 (12.00%) Clustering
2 211 (8.67%) Replication
3 153 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 120 (4.93%) Blackberry
5 72 (2.96%) Computer Science
6 63 (2.59%) CLARiiON
7 57 (2.34%) Hedge funds
8 53 (2.18%) Enterprise Storage
8 53 (2.18%) Management Information System
9 39 (1.60%) EqualLogic
10 38 (1.56%) Mainframe
11 28 (1.15%) Thin Client
11 28 (1.15%) Fat Client
12 26 (1.07%) CESG
13 23 (0.95%) PKI
13 23 (0.95%) Mobile App
14 22 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
14 22 (0.90%) Open Source
14 22 (0.90%) Client/Server
15 21 (0.86%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1799 (73.94%) Windows
2 804 (33.05%) Linux
3 731 (30.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 495 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 452 (18.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 276 (11.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 273 (11.22%) Solaris
8 261 (10.73%) UNIX
9 165 (6.78%) Windows 7
10 124 (5.10%) Windows XP
11 91 (3.74%) CentOS
12 80 (3.29%) Windows 8
13 77 (3.16%) AIX
14 52 (2.14%) Mac OS X
15 42 (1.73%) SUSE
16 36 (1.48%) Android
17 35 (1.44%) Windows Vista
18 34 (1.40%) Debian
19 26 (1.07%) Ubuntu
20 18 (0.74%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (16.97%) ITIL
2 244 (10.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 187 (7.69%) Project Management
4 178 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
5 177 (7.27%) Load Balancing
6 140 (5.75%) Service Delivery
7 135 (5.55%) Capacity Planning
8 125 (5.14%) Migration
9 121 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
10 110 (4.52%) Change Management
11 109 (4.48%) Business Continuity
12 108 (4.44%) Configuration Management
13 100 (4.11%) Time Management
14 97 (3.99%) E-Commerce
15 88 (3.62%) Benchmarking
16 81 (3.33%) People Management
17 73 (3.00%) Service Management
18 67 (2.75%) DevOps
19 65 (2.67%) Problem Management
20 63 (2.59%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 506 (20.80%) SQL
2 230 (9.45%) PowerShell
3 208 (8.55%) Perl
4 194 (7.97%) Bash Shell
5 126 (5.18%) Python
6 122 (5.01%) Java
7 66 (2.71%) Shell Script
8 60 (2.47%) Ruby
9 50 (2.06%) PHP
10 49 (2.01%) JavaScript
11 43 (1.77%) VBScript
12 30 (1.23%) C
13 26 (1.07%) VB
14 25 (1.03%) C#
15 20 (0.82%) Bourne shell
16 19 (0.78%) PL/SQL
17 14 (0.58%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.33%) Objective-C
19 6 (0.25%) AWK
20 5 (0.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 328 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 268 (11.02%) Cisco Certification
3 255 (10.48%) Degree
4 243 (9.99%) MCSE
5 241 (9.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 184 (7.56%) CCNA
7 121 (4.97%) MCITP
8 104 (4.27%) MCSA
9 102 (4.19%) Citrix Certification
10 101 (4.15%) CCNP
11 88 (3.62%) MCP
12 79 (3.25%) CCA
13 43 (1.77%) Security Cleared
14 40 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
15 37 (1.52%) NCDA
16 36 (1.48%) JNCIA
17 35 (1.44%) SC Cleared
17 35 (1.44%) VCP4
17 35 (1.44%) VCP5
18 28 (1.15%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (5.06%) SLA
2 59 (2.42%) PCI DSS
3 41 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.03%) QA
5 15 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.21%) COBIT
7 4 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.041%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1207 (49.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1072 (44.06%) Active Directory
3 436 (17.92%) Hyper-V
4 418 (17.18%) vSphere
5 287 (11.80%) XenApp
6 242 (9.95%) VMware ESXi
7 208 (8.55%) NFS
8 151 (6.21%) XenDesktop
9 149 (6.12%) VMware ESX
10 101 (4.15%) XenServer
11 87 (3.58%) SRDF
12 83 (3.41%) Xen
13 78 (3.21%) Oracle RAC
14 58 (2.38%) VMware Server
15 54 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
16 49 (2.01%) Terminal Services
17 42 (1.73%) vCloud
18 39 (1.60%) KVM
19 33 (1.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 30 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 240 (9.86%) SCCM
2 226 (9.29%) SCOM
3 171 (7.03%) Nagios
4 128 (5.26%) Puppet
5 101 (4.15%) NetBackup
6 93 (3.82%) Backup Exec
7 64 (2.63%) WSUS
8 59 (2.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 56 (2.30%) OpenView
9 56 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
10 53 (2.18%) ZABBIX
11 39 (1.60%) SCVMM
12 37 (1.52%) FortiGate
13 35 (1.44%) Tivoli
14 31 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 29 (1.19%) XenMobile
15 29 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
16 28 (1.15%) Data Guard
16 28 (1.15%) Icinga
17 27 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1744 (71.68%) VMware
2 960 (39.46%) Microsoft
3 913 (37.53%) Cisco
4 716 (29.43%) Citrix
5 692 (28.44%) HP
6 556 (22.85%) NetApp
7 521 (21.41%) EMC
8 374 (15.37%) Oracle
9 331 (13.60%) Red Hat
10 246 (10.11%) Symantec
11 242 (9.95%) Dell
12 231 (9.49%) IBM
13 207 (8.51%) Juniper
14 149 (6.12%) Brocade
15 119 (4.89%) Veeam
16 114 (4.69%) CheckPoint
17 97 (3.99%) Veritas
18 93 (3.82%) Intel
19 85 (3.49%) SolarWinds
20 84 (3.45%) CommVault
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Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum To 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Permanent People
Salary: From £37,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +£6,000 bonus, based on your utilisation
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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