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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 102 125 101
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1179 1011 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.89% 2.36% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.84% 14.81% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 873 1175
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
7003 6828 8699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.17% 15.91% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5916 5526 7370
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +14 277 £55,000 - 50
Uxbridge -6 17 £49,500 +8.79% 2
Docklands, London +5 11 £40,000 -60.00%
Sidcup -7 7 £51,000 +7.36% 1
Teddington - 7 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 4 £38,750 -26.19% 1
Enfield +5 3 £26,500 -47.00%
Wembley 0 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Bromley -2 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Hounslow - 3 £35,000 -
New Malden - 3 £50,000 - 1
Westminster - 3 - - 1
Hayes +3 2 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Greenwich - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £50,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Worcester Park - 1 £34,500 - 1
Southall - 1 £27,500 -
Barnet - 1 £26,500 -
Brentford - 1 £48,500 - 1
Rainham - 1 £32,500 - 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1749 (72.84%) Windows
2 1734 (72.22%) VMware
3 1204 (50.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1066 (44.40%) Active Directory
5 957 (39.86%) Microsoft
6 878 (36.57%) Cisco
7 752 (31.32%) Linux
8 730 (30.40%) Firewall
8 730 (30.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 720 (29.99%) Citrix
10 699 (29.11%) MS Exchange
11 678 (28.24%) SQL Server
12 669 (27.86%) Finance
13 658 (27.41%) HP
14 585 (24.36%) NetApp
15 572 (23.82%) DNS
16 512 (21.32%) NAS
17 499 (20.78%) WAN
18 493 (20.53%) SQL
19 488 (20.32%) EMC
19 488 (20.32%) Windows Server 2012
20 466 (19.41%) Windows Server 2003
21 452 (18.83%) MS Excel
22 449 (18.70%) LAN
23 421 (17.53%) vSphere
24 417 (17.37%) Exchange Server 2010
25 412 (17.16%) TCP/IP
26 407 (16.95%) ITIL
27 405 (16.87%) Hyper-V
28 404 (16.83%) DHCP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 699 (29.11%) MS Exchange
2 417 (17.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 263 (10.95%) SharePoint
4 250 (10.41%) IIS
5 210 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 186 (7.75%) Apache
7 164 (6.83%) Lync
8 163 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 125 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2003
10 121 (5.04%) Tomcat
10 121 (5.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 79 (3.29%) WebSphere
12 55 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
13 39 (1.62%) Office Communications Server
14 38 (1.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 37 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
16 35 (1.46%) WebLogic
17 34 (1.42%) nginx
17 34 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
18 26 (1.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 452 (18.83%) MS Excel
2 187 (7.79%) MS Office
3 37 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.33%) MS Project
6 7 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.042%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.042%) Maya
7 1 (0.042%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 46 (1.92%) Dynamics GP
2 32 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (1.12%) RMDS
4 10 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.29%) ION MarketView
5 7 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.12%) Adaptiv
7 3 (0.12%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.042%) Agresso
8 1 (0.042%) SalesLogix
8 1 (0.042%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 119 (4.96%) Office 365
2 84 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (2.04%) IaaS
4 46 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (1.46%) SaaS
6 14 (0.58%) PaaS
7 6 (0.25%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.12%) Heroku
9 1 (0.042%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.042%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 730 (30.40%) Firewall
2 572 (23.82%) DNS
3 512 (21.32%) NAS
4 499 (20.78%) WAN
5 449 (18.70%) LAN
6 412 (17.16%) TCP/IP
7 404 (16.83%) DHCP
8 304 (12.66%) iSCSI
9 282 (11.75%) VPN
10 240 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
11 188 (7.83%) Internet
12 162 (6.75%) Wireless
13 153 (6.37%) VLAN
14 129 (5.37%) LDAP
15 123 (5.12%) Cisco ASA
16 114 (4.75%) VoIP
17 111 (4.62%) NetScaler
18 106 (4.41%) MPLS
19 94 (3.92%) FCoE
20 91 (3.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 678 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 148 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 143 (5.96%) MySQL
4 112 (4.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 74 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 68 (2.83%) DB2
7 59 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 55 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 50 (2.08%) MongoDB
10 49 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
11 48 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 39 (1.62%) Hadoop
13 38 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 31 (1.29%) Relational Database
15 29 (1.21%) RDBMS
16 27 (1.12%) HBase
17 24 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
18 22 (0.92%) Oracle Exadata
19 19 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
20 15 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 60 (2.50%) Subversion
2 49 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 46 (1.92%) JIRA
4 35 (1.46%) Jenkins
5 19 (0.79%) TeamCity
6 12 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (0.33%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.25%) Maven
10 4 (0.17%) YourKit
10 4 (0.17%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.17%) Hudson
11 3 (0.12%) MSI
12 2 (0.083%) ProC
12 2 (0.083%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.042%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.042%) Bugzilla
General
1 669 (27.86%) Finance
2 165 (6.87%) Banking
3 119 (4.96%) Telecoms
4 94 (3.92%) Law
5 73 (3.04%) Legal
6 66 (2.75%) Advertising
7 50 (2.08%) Retail
8 40 (1.67%) Investment Banking
9 31 (1.29%) Marketing
10 27 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 27 (1.12%) Back Office
11 26 (1.08%) Games
12 18 (0.75%) Publishing
13 17 (0.71%) Electronics
14 13 (0.54%) Aerospace
15 11 (0.46%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.37%) German Language
17 8 (0.33%) International Banking
18 7 (0.29%) Private Banking
19 6 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 314 (13.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 280 (11.66%) Administrator
3 258 (10.75%) Analyst
4 253 (10.54%) Support Engineer
5 235 (9.79%) Architect
6 216 (9.00%) Systems Engineer
7 206 (8.58%) Systems Administrator
8 170 (7.08%) Consultant
9 149 (6.21%) Network Engineer
10 148 (6.16%) Infrastructure Architect
11 145 (6.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 121 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support
13 106 (4.41%) Server Engineer
14 95 (3.96%) Storage Engineer
15 90 (3.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 82 (3.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 79 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
18 78 (3.25%) Support Analyst
19 75 (3.12%) Team Leader
20 66 (2.75%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (3.58%) Middleware
2 51 (2.12%) .NET
2 51 (2.12%) Web Services
3 41 (1.71%) XML
4 40 (1.67%) HTML
5 27 (1.12%) XSLT
5 27 (1.12%) Rendezvous
6 26 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 23 (0.96%) LAMP
8 21 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (0.58%) ASP.NET
10 13 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
11 12 (0.50%) JSON
12 10 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
13 7 (0.29%) J2EE
14 6 (0.25%) CSS
14 6 (0.25%) WSH
14 6 (0.25%) XMPP
15 5 (0.21%) Application Packaging
15 5 (0.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 303 (12.62%) Clustering
2 217 (9.04%) Replication
3 159 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (4.87%) Blackberry
5 68 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 68 (2.83%) Hedge funds
6 57 (2.37%) Enterprise Storage
7 43 (1.79%) EqualLogic
8 41 (1.71%) CLARiiON
9 39 (1.62%) Management Information System
10 25 (1.04%) Thin Client
10 25 (1.04%) Fat Client
11 24 (1.00%) Mainframe
12 23 (0.96%) Open Source
13 22 (0.92%) CESG
14 21 (0.87%) Client/Server
14 21 (0.87%) Streaming Video
15 19 (0.79%) Mobile App
15 19 (0.79%) FlexPod
16 18 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1749 (72.84%) Windows
2 752 (31.32%) Linux
3 730 (30.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 488 (20.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 466 (19.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 263 (10.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 260 (10.83%) Solaris
8 249 (10.37%) UNIX
9 152 (6.33%) Windows 7
10 116 (4.83%) Windows XP
11 96 (4.00%) AIX
12 88 (3.67%) CentOS
13 74 (3.08%) Windows 8
14 56 (2.33%) Mac OS X
15 41 (1.71%) SUSE
16 28 (1.17%) Windows Vista
17 27 (1.12%) Ubuntu
18 25 (1.04%) Debian
19 24 (1.00%) Android
20 17 (0.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (16.95%) ITIL
2 210 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 205 (8.54%) Project Management
4 168 (7.00%) Load Balancing
5 158 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
6 130 (5.41%) Migration
7 128 (5.33%) Capacity Planning
8 124 (5.16%) Service Delivery
9 107 (4.46%) Change Management
10 105 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
11 100 (4.16%) Configuration Management
12 90 (3.75%) E-Commerce
13 89 (3.71%) Time Management
14 87 (3.62%) Business Continuity
15 71 (2.96%) Benchmarking
15 71 (2.96%) Mentoring
16 69 (2.87%) People Management
17 68 (2.83%) Change Control
17 68 (2.83%) Root Cause Analysis
18 65 (2.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 493 (20.53%) SQL
2 228 (9.50%) PowerShell
3 197 (8.20%) Perl
4 174 (7.25%) Bash Shell
5 119 (4.96%) Python
6 110 (4.58%) Java
7 59 (2.46%) Shell Script
8 58 (2.42%) Ruby
9 51 (2.12%) PHP
10 43 (1.79%) VBScript
11 38 (1.58%) JavaScript
12 27 (1.12%) VB
13 23 (0.96%) C
14 22 (0.92%) C#
15 16 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 13 (0.54%) T-SQL
17 12 (0.50%) Bourne shell
18 9 (0.37%) Objective-C
19 6 (0.25%) Korn
20 4 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 307 (12.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 254 (10.58%) Degree
3 243 (10.12%) Cisco Certification
4 232 (9.66%) MCSE
4 232 (9.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 161 (6.71%) CCNA
6 132 (5.50%) MCITP
7 107 (4.46%) MCSA
8 97 (4.04%) CCNP
9 89 (3.71%) Citrix Certification
10 79 (3.29%) MCP
11 62 (2.58%) CCA
12 46 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
13 40 (1.67%) Security Cleared
14 38 (1.58%) NCDA
15 35 (1.46%) SC Cleared
16 34 (1.42%) VCAP
17 32 (1.33%) VCP5
18 28 (1.17%) RHCE
19 27 (1.12%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (5.04%) SLA
2 47 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 35 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.25%) QA
5 5 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 1204 (50.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1066 (44.40%) Active Directory
3 421 (17.53%) vSphere
4 405 (16.87%) Hyper-V
5 278 (11.58%) XenApp
6 226 (9.41%) VMware ESXi
7 177 (7.37%) NFS
8 175 (7.29%) VMware ESX
9 153 (6.37%) XenDesktop
10 95 (3.96%) XenServer
11 69 (2.87%) SRDF
12 67 (2.79%) Oracle RAC
13 66 (2.75%) Xen
14 57 (2.37%) VMware Server
15 53 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
16 38 (1.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 38 (1.58%) vCloud
17 37 (1.54%) Terminal Services
18 33 (1.37%) KVM
19 26 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 240 (10.00%) SCCM
2 216 (9.00%) SCOM
3 144 (6.00%) Nagios
4 130 (5.41%) Puppet
5 120 (5.00%) NetBackup
6 92 (3.83%) Backup Exec
7 66 (2.75%) WSUS
8 64 (2.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 51 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
10 46 (1.92%) OpenView
10 46 (1.92%) ZABBIX
11 37 (1.54%) HP SIM
12 36 (1.50%) Tivoli
13 35 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
14 34 (1.42%) SCVMM
15 33 (1.37%) FortiGate
16 31 (1.29%) Data Guard
17 29 (1.21%) XenMobile
18 27 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
19 24 (1.00%) Icinga
Vendors
1 1734 (72.22%) VMware
2 957 (39.86%) Microsoft
3 878 (36.57%) Cisco
4 720 (29.99%) Citrix
5 658 (27.41%) HP
6 585 (24.36%) NetApp
7 488 (20.32%) EMC
8 335 (13.95%) Oracle
9 317 (13.20%) Red Hat
10 236 (9.83%) IBM
11 232 (9.66%) Dell
11 232 (9.66%) Symantec
12 206 (8.58%) Juniper
13 147 (6.12%) Brocade
14 121 (5.04%) Veeam
15 106 (4.41%) CheckPoint
16 91 (3.79%) SolarWinds
17 84 (3.50%) Veritas
18 79 (3.29%) Intel
19 77 (3.21%) CommVault
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
PCR
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 3k & 28 days holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RM Education
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £4000 Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Newham Sixth Form College
Salary: From £33,430 to £35,828 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Package - Please call fo
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester Park, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday