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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 150 141 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 927 1077 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.11% 2.17% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 13.45% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 829 963 980
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6894 8005 7889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.68% 16.10% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5843 6607 6510
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -6 182 £52,500 -4.54% 19
Hounslow +18 10 £53,025 +10.46% 2
Sidcup +10 10 £50,500 -3.23% 1
Canary Wharf +13 9 £55,000 -29.48%
Greenford - 7 £29,000 -
Croydon +1 6 £44,500 +36.92%
Docklands, London +3 5 £60,000 +41.17%
Uxbridge -11 5 £42,500 - 1
Hammersmith +3 2 £43,750 +16.66%
Wembley +1 2 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +1 2 £38,066 +18.95% 1
Rainham - 2 £33,500 -
Finchley - 2 £42,500 -
Wimbledon -7 1 £44,500 +11.25%
Brentford - 1 £55,000 - 1
Feltham - 1 £24,000 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £80,000 -
Westminster - 1 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 1629 (75.03%) Windows
2 1453 (66.93%) VMware
3 1039 (47.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 992 (45.69%) Active Directory
5 890 (40.99%) Microsoft
6 887 (40.86%) Cisco
7 801 (36.90%) Linux
8 678 (31.23%) HP
9 676 (31.14%) MS Exchange
10 667 (30.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 614 (28.28%) Finance
12 608 (28.01%) NAS
13 569 (26.21%) NetApp
14 560 (25.79%) SQL Server
15 544 (25.06%) Citrix
16 543 (25.01%) Firewall
17 514 (23.68%) EMC
18 471 (21.70%) Windows Server 2012
19 468 (21.56%) WAN
20 452 (20.82%) DNS
21 449 (20.68%) SQL
22 438 (20.18%) Oracle
22 438 (20.18%) Hyper-V
23 412 (18.98%) LAN
24 398 (18.33%) MS Excel
25 381 (17.55%) ITIL
26 380 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
27 359 (16.54%) Data Centre
28 346 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
29 315 (14.51%) vSphere

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 676 (31.14%) MS Exchange
2 346 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 267 (12.30%) IIS
4 228 (10.50%) SharePoint
5 223 (10.27%) Apache
6 181 (8.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 177 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 176 (8.11%) Lync
9 173 (7.97%) Tomcat
10 145 (6.68%) WebSphere
11 137 (6.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 109 (5.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 106 (4.88%) Oracle Coherence
14 100 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2003
15 36 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
16 32 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
17 30 (1.38%) nginx
18 19 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
19 18 (0.83%) JBoss
20 15 (0.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 398 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 155 (7.14%) MS Office
3 27 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.092%) MS Project
7 1 (0.046%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 80 (3.68%) RMDS
2 57 (2.63%) Dynamics GP
3 9 (0.41%) Sophis RISQUE
4 7 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.32%) ION MarketView
5 6 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.092%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.046%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.046%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.046%) Lawson
9 1 (0.046%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.046%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 161 (7.42%) Office 365
2 111 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (3.36%) Mimecast
4 70 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 40 (1.84%) SaaS
6 31 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (1.15%) IaaS
8 12 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.51%) PaaS
10 9 (0.41%) GitHub
11 8 (0.37%) SoftLayer
12 6 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.28%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.046%) Symantec.cloud
15 1 (0.046%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.046%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 608 (28.01%) NAS
2 543 (25.01%) Firewall
3 468 (21.56%) WAN
4 452 (20.82%) DNS
5 412 (18.98%) LAN
6 312 (14.37%) TCP/IP
7 297 (13.68%) Fibre Channel
8 285 (13.13%) DHCP
9 277 (12.76%) iSCSI
10 216 (9.95%) VPN
11 153 (7.05%) VLAN
12 151 (6.96%) Multicast
13 147 (6.77%) VoIP
14 143 (6.59%) FCoE
15 136 (6.26%) HTTP
16 107 (4.93%) Cisco ASA
17 102 (4.70%) Internet
18 94 (4.33%) LDAP
19 81 (3.73%) Wireless
20 75 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (25.79%) SQL Server
2 138 (6.36%) MySQL
3 87 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 81 (3.73%) Hadoop
5 80 (3.68%) HBase
6 77 (3.55%) DB2
7 70 (3.22%) Oracle Database
8 60 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 54 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 53 (2.44%) MongoDB
11 52 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
12 51 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 38 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 35 (1.61%) Relational Database
16 31 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
17 25 (1.15%) Oracle Exadata
18 22 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 20 (0.92%) NoSQL
20 16 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (2.49%) Subversion
2 50 (2.30%) JIRA
3 43 (1.98%) Git (software)
4 27 (1.24%) Jenkins
5 13 (0.60%) TeamCity
6 12 (0.55%) Artifactory
7 9 (0.41%) ProC
8 6 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.23%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.092%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.046%) MSTest
12 1 (0.046%) Moq
12 1 (0.046%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.046%) Maven
General
1 614 (28.28%) Finance
2 157 (7.23%) Banking
3 85 (3.92%) Legal
4 80 (3.68%) Law
5 70 (3.22%) Telecoms
6 59 (2.72%) Advertising
7 52 (2.40%) Investment Banking
8 39 (1.80%) Back Office
9 27 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 27 (1.24%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.06%) Retail
11 22 (1.01%) Marketing
12 14 (0.64%) Publishing
13 10 (0.46%) Billing
14 9 (0.41%) Games
14 9 (0.41%) Private Banking
15 7 (0.32%) Front Office
16 6 (0.28%) Electronics
16 6 (0.28%) International Banking
17 4 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 326 (15.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 319 (14.69%) Architect
3 280 (12.90%) Administrator
4 260 (11.98%) Infrastructure Architect
5 250 (11.52%) Analyst
6 212 (9.77%) Systems Administrator
7 167 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 139 (6.40%) Systems Engineer
9 116 (5.34%) Consultant
10 96 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
10 96 (4.42%) Support Analyst
11 90 (4.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 87 (4.01%) Server Engineer
12 87 (4.01%) Linux Administrator
13 81 (3.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 79 (3.64%) Network Engineer
15 78 (3.59%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
16 77 (3.55%) Team Leader
16 77 (3.55%) Storage Engineer
17 72 (3.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (6.63%) Middleware
2 83 (3.82%) HTML
2 83 (3.82%) XML
3 80 (3.68%) XSLT
3 80 (3.68%) Rendezvous
3 80 (3.68%) Ultra Messaging
4 41 (1.89%) Web Services
5 40 (1.84%) .NET
6 24 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
7 21 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
8 14 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
10 10 (0.46%) COM
11 7 (0.32%) LAMP
12 6 (0.28%) Apache Flex
12 6 (0.28%) Flash
13 5 (0.23%) Software Packaging
13 5 (0.23%) Application Packaging
13 5 (0.23%) Apache FOP
14 4 (0.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 359 (16.54%) Data Centre
2 231 (10.64%) Clustering
3 181 (8.34%) Replication
4 133 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
5 128 (5.90%) Blackberry
6 90 (4.15%) EMC VNX
7 85 (3.92%) CLARiiON
8 80 (3.68%) EqualLogic
9 75 (3.45%) Management Information System
10 72 (3.32%) Computer Science
11 68 (3.13%) Mainframe
12 66 (3.04%) Enterprise Storage
13 45 (2.07%) Hedge funds
14 40 (1.84%) EMC VMAX
15 36 (1.66%) HP StoreVirtual
16 31 (1.43%) Mobile App
17 25 (1.15%) Private Cloud
18 24 (1.11%) CMDB
19 23 (1.06%) PKI
19 23 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1629 (75.03%) Windows
2 801 (36.90%) Linux
3 667 (30.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 471 (21.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 380 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 277 (12.76%) Solaris
7 254 (11.70%) UNIX
8 196 (9.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 116 (5.34%) Windows 7
10 90 (4.15%) CentOS
11 88 (4.05%) Windows XP
12 62 (2.86%) Windows 8
13 52 (2.40%) Android
14 45 (2.07%) Apple iOS
15 41 (1.89%) AIX
15 41 (1.89%) Mac OS X
16 38 (1.75%) Debian
16 38 (1.75%) Data ONTAP
17 34 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
18 33 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (17.55%) ITIL
2 235 (10.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 217 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 178 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 150 (6.91%) Project Management
6 135 (6.22%) Benchmarking
7 134 (6.17%) Load Balancing
8 115 (5.30%) Configuration Management
9 112 (5.16%) Capacity Planning
10 107 (4.93%) Service Delivery
11 103 (4.74%) Migration
12 100 (4.61%) Business Continuity
13 87 (4.01%) High Availability
14 82 (3.78%) Risk Management
14 82 (3.78%) Change Management
15 74 (3.41%) Time Management
16 72 (3.32%) E-Commerce
17 66 (3.04%) DevOps
18 64 (2.95%) PRINCE2
18 64 (2.95%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 449 (20.68%) SQL
2 212 (9.77%) PowerShell
3 166 (7.65%) Bash Shell
4 152 (7.00%) Java
5 147 (6.77%) Perl
6 108 (4.97%) Python
7 84 (3.87%) JavaScript
8 73 (3.36%) Ruby
9 60 (2.76%) Shell Script
10 50 (2.30%) C
11 29 (1.34%) VBScript
12 28 (1.29%) VB
13 20 (0.92%) PHP
14 17 (0.78%) PL/SQL
15 16 (0.74%) C#
16 15 (0.69%) Bourne shell
17 12 (0.55%) AWK
18 11 (0.51%) T-SQL
19 8 (0.37%) C++
19 8 (0.37%) sed
Qualifications
1 297 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 289 (13.31%) Cisco Certification
3 220 (10.13%) CCNA
4 218 (10.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 209 (9.63%) MCSE
6 186 (8.57%) Degree
7 97 (4.47%) MCITP
8 91 (4.19%) CCNP
9 77 (3.55%) Citrix Certification
10 75 (3.45%) CCA
11 63 (2.90%) Security Cleared
12 62 (2.86%) MCP
12 62 (2.86%) MCSA
13 41 (1.89%) VCP5
14 38 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
15 30 (1.38%) SC Cleared
16 25 (1.15%) JNCIA
17 24 (1.11%) DV Cleared
18 21 (0.97%) CCDP
19 17 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (5.67%) SLA
2 48 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 29 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (1.11%) QA
5 22 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.55%) FISMA
7 9 (0.41%) COBIT
8 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.046%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1039 (47.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 992 (45.69%) Active Directory
3 438 (20.18%) Hyper-V
4 315 (14.51%) vSphere
5 246 (11.33%) NFS
6 233 (10.73%) XenApp
7 183 (8.43%) VMware ESXi
8 174 (8.01%) VMware ESX
9 143 (6.59%) SRDF
10 108 (4.97%) Oracle RAC
11 106 (4.88%) XenServer
12 102 (4.70%) XenDesktop
13 87 (4.01%) Xen
14 69 (3.18%) VMware Server
15 59 (2.72%) KVM
16 48 (2.21%) Terminal Services
17 46 (2.12%) DFS Replication
18 42 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
19 36 (1.66%) vCloud
20 31 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 187 (8.61%) SCCM
2 185 (8.52%) SCOM
3 150 (6.91%) Nagios
4 117 (5.39%) Puppet
5 81 (3.73%) Backup Exec
6 64 (2.95%) NetBackup
7 60 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
8 57 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 55 (2.53%) WSUS
10 42 (1.93%) OpenView
11 37 (1.70%) Tivoli
12 33 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 29 (1.34%) ZABBIX
13 29 (1.34%) FortiGate
13 29 (1.34%) Graphite
14 22 (1.01%) Cacti
15 21 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
15 21 (0.97%) Icinga
16 19 (0.88%) SCVMM
16 19 (0.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1453 (66.93%) VMware
2 890 (40.99%) Microsoft
3 887 (40.86%) Cisco
4 678 (31.23%) HP
5 569 (26.21%) NetApp
6 544 (25.06%) Citrix
7 514 (23.68%) EMC
8 438 (20.18%) Oracle
9 278 (12.81%) Red Hat
10 250 (11.52%) IBM
11 220 (10.13%) Symantec
12 196 (9.03%) Dell
13 157 (7.23%) Juniper
14 147 (6.77%) Intel
15 119 (5.48%) Brocade
16 97 (4.47%) Veeam
17 93 (4.28%) Sybase
18 87 (4.01%) SolarWinds
19 80 (3.68%) DataSynapse
19 80 (3.68%) TIBCO
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum Neg. depending on experience + packa
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Dental, Season ti
Posted: 4 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum Package with Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Tech Industry Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
West London
NU Creative Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday