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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 123 130 114
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1127 1016 1267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.37% 2.29% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.45% 14.04% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 879 1114
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
7798 7239 8393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.42% 16.34% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6463 6042 7114
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 21 August 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 21 August 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
(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 +36 310 £55,000 +10.00% 40
Bromley -9 19 £37,500 -4.45% 3
Croydon -14 17 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Uxbridge 0 12 £42,500 -22.72%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 8 £32,000 -49.80%
Sidcup 0 7 £52,500 +7.14%
Docklands, London -14 5 £37,500 -37.50%
Hayes - 5 £42,500 - 1
West Drayton -2 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Wembley -5 3 £32,500 -6.47%
Hounslow - 3 £50,000 -
Hammersmith 0 2 - -
Wimbledon -11 2 £43,750 -2.77%
Dagenham -16 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Harrow - 2 £72,500 -
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £42,500 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1619 (71.64%) Windows
2 1482 (65.58%) VMware
3 1028 (45.49%) Active Directory
4 1023 (45.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 880 (38.94%) Microsoft
6 777 (34.38%) Linux
7 735 (32.52%) Cisco
8 686 (30.35%) HP
9 667 (29.51%) MS Exchange
10 650 (28.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 610 (26.99%) Finance
12 601 (26.59%) NAS
13 596 (26.37%) Firewall
14 585 (25.88%) Citrix
15 582 (25.75%) SQL Server
16 576 (25.49%) SQL
17 566 (25.04%) DNS
18 480 (21.24%) Windows Server 2003
19 473 (20.93%) NetApp
20 456 (20.18%) LAN
21 449 (19.87%) ITIL
22 445 (19.69%) EMC
23 428 (18.94%) WAN
24 396 (17.52%) Exchange Server 2010
25 393 (17.39%) MS Excel
26 385 (17.04%) Windows Server 2012
27 382 (16.90%) Oracle
28 373 (16.50%) TCP/IP
29 359 (15.88%) Microsoft Certification
30 356 (15.75%) DHCP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 667 (29.51%) MS Exchange
2 396 (17.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 235 (10.40%) SharePoint
4 208 (9.20%) IIS
5 182 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 159 (7.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 149 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 140 (6.19%) Apache
9 115 (5.09%) Lync
10 106 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 95 (4.20%) Tomcat
12 61 (2.70%) WebSphere
13 59 (2.61%) WebLogic
14 36 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
15 31 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 24 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
17 20 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
17 20 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
18 19 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 17 (0.75%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 393 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 85 (3.76%) MS Office
3 16 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.22%) MS Project
6 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.13%) Maya
6 3 (0.13%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.088%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.044%) FastStats
8 1 (0.044%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 49 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (1.50%) Dynamics GP
3 32 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 23 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
4 23 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.75%) RMDS
6 7 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.18%) SunGard AvantGard
8 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.13%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 3 (0.13%) RiskWrite
9 2 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.088%) Sophis RISQUE
9 2 (0.088%) Adaptiv
10 1 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 72 (3.19%) Office 365
2 51 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (1.15%) SaaS
5 24 (1.06%) IaaS
6 23 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.71%) Joyent
8 7 (0.31%) PaaS
8 7 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (0.18%) Route 53
11 3 (0.13%) GitHub
12 1 (0.044%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 601 (26.59%) NAS
2 596 (26.37%) Firewall
3 566 (25.04%) DNS
4 456 (20.18%) LAN
5 428 (18.94%) WAN
6 373 (16.50%) TCP/IP
7 356 (15.75%) DHCP
8 258 (11.42%) VPN
9 178 (7.88%) iSCSI
10 173 (7.65%) VLAN
11 169 (7.48%) Internet
12 149 (6.59%) Fibre Channel
13 116 (5.13%) HTTP
14 112 (4.96%) LDAP
15 104 (4.60%) VoIP
16 98 (4.34%) Cisco ASA
17 92 (4.07%) SMTP
18 88 (3.89%) Wireless
19 80 (3.54%) MPLS
20 78 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 582 (25.75%) SQL Server
2 178 (7.88%) MySQL
3 127 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 100 (4.42%) Oracle Database
5 91 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 60 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 57 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 52 (2.30%) Relational Database
9 51 (2.26%) MongoDB
10 48 (2.12%) Oracle Exadata
11 46 (2.04%) Hadoop
11 46 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
11 46 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 41 (1.81%) RDBMS
12 41 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 40 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 36 (1.59%) DB2
15 34 (1.50%) Redis
16 33 (1.46%) NoSQL
17 31 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 71 (3.14%) Subversion
2 55 (2.43%) JIRA
3 30 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 19 (0.84%) Eclipse
5 18 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 12 (0.53%) Maven
7 10 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (0.44%) YourKit
8 9 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.40%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.31%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.31%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.22%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.13%) Ant
11 3 (0.13%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.088%) Hudson
12 2 (0.088%) FishEye
13 1 (0.044%) CruiseControl
General
1 610 (26.99%) Finance
2 217 (9.60%) Banking
3 117 (5.18%) Law
4 69 (3.05%) Legal
5 65 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 58 (2.57%) Advertising
7 53 (2.35%) Retail
8 51 (2.26%) Investment Banking
9 39 (1.73%) Back Office
10 30 (1.33%) International Banking
10 30 (1.33%) Marketing
11 24 (1.06%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.80%) Publishing
13 16 (0.71%) Games
13 16 (0.71%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.35%) Electronics
15 8 (0.35%) Billing
16 7 (0.31%) Front Office
16 7 (0.31%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 287 (12.70%) Administrator
2 269 (11.90%) Architect
3 238 (10.53%) Analyst
4 216 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 183 (8.10%) Systems Administrator
6 169 (7.48%) Systems Engineer
7 157 (6.95%) Infrastructure Architect
8 156 (6.90%) Support Engineer
9 117 (5.18%) Consultant
10 113 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
11 107 (4.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 101 (4.47%) DBA
13 92 (4.07%) Support Analyst
14 83 (3.67%) Infrastructure Manager
15 81 (3.58%) Network Engineer
16 79 (3.50%) Server Engineer
17 73 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 73 (3.23%) Storage Engineer
18 71 (3.14%) Team Leader
19 66 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (3.81%) Middleware
2 51 (2.26%) Web Services
3 45 (1.99%) XML
4 41 (1.81%) Oracle Fusion
5 38 (1.68%) LAMP
6 33 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
7 31 (1.37%) HTML
8 29 (1.28%) .NET
9 27 (1.19%) MSMQ
10 25 (1.11%) CSS
11 20 (0.88%) JSON
12 18 (0.80%) Rendezvous
12 18 (0.80%) J2EE
13 17 (0.75%) XSLT
14 15 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
15 13 (0.58%) COM
16 12 (0.53%) Application Packaging
17 11 (0.49%) Hibernate
17 11 (0.49%) jQuery
18 10 (0.44%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 338 (14.96%) Clustering
2 207 (9.16%) Replication
3 131 (5.80%) Blackberry
4 112 (4.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 72 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 64 (2.83%) Computer Science
7 60 (2.65%) Hedge funds
8 48 (2.12%) EqualLogic
9 47 (2.08%) CLARiiON
10 29 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 27 (1.19%) Open Source
12 22 (0.97%) Symmetrix
13 19 (0.84%) Symmetrix DMX
13 19 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
14 17 (0.75%) Firmware
15 16 (0.71%) Celerra
16 15 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (0.62%) Thin Client
17 14 (0.62%) Derivative
17 14 (0.62%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1619 (71.64%) Windows
2 777 (34.38%) Linux
3 650 (28.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 480 (21.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 385 (17.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 300 (13.27%) UNIX
7 250 (11.06%) Solaris
8 173 (7.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 119 (5.27%) Windows 7
10 76 (3.36%) AIX
11 67 (2.96%) CentOS
12 61 (2.70%) Windows XP
13 39 (1.73%) Oracle Linux
14 37 (1.64%) Mac OS X
15 35 (1.55%) SUSE
16 34 (1.50%) Ubuntu
17 30 (1.33%) Windows 8
18 27 (1.19%) Mac OS
19 22 (0.97%) Android
19 22 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (19.87%) ITIL
2 198 (8.76%) Project Management
3 190 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 154 (6.81%) Load Balancing
5 153 (6.77%) Migration
6 134 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
7 124 (5.49%) PRINCE2
8 116 (5.13%) Change Management
9 103 (4.56%) E-Commerce
10 88 (3.89%) Service Delivery
11 87 (3.85%) Service Management
12 78 (3.45%) Business Continuity
13 76 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 70 (3.10%) Asset Management
15 67 (2.96%) Capacity Planning
16 63 (2.79%) Network Design
17 62 (2.74%) Configuration Management
18 59 (2.61%) Benchmarking
19 57 (2.52%) Data Protection
20 56 (2.48%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 576 (25.49%) SQL
2 222 (9.82%) PowerShell
3 186 (8.23%) Perl
4 139 (6.15%) Bash Shell
5 128 (5.66%) Java
6 100 (4.42%) Python
7 88 (3.89%) Ruby
8 69 (3.05%) Shell Script
9 47 (2.08%) JavaScript
10 35 (1.55%) C
10 35 (1.55%) PHP
11 34 (1.50%) VBScript
12 31 (1.37%) T-SQL
13 25 (1.11%) VB
14 23 (1.02%) C++
15 21 (0.93%) Korn
15 21 (0.93%) C#
16 15 (0.66%) VBA
17 13 (0.58%) Bourne shell
18 12 (0.53%) sed
Qualifications
1 359 (15.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 280 (12.39%) MCSE
3 220 (9.73%) Degree
4 177 (7.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 176 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
6 161 (7.12%) MCITP
7 145 (6.42%) CCNA
8 117 (5.18%) MCSA
9 65 (2.88%) CCNP
10 57 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
11 51 (2.26%) Security Cleared
12 50 (2.21%) MCP
13 43 (1.90%) SC Cleared
13 43 (1.90%) VCP5
14 29 (1.28%) CCA
15 26 (1.15%) MCTS
16 25 (1.11%) VCAP
16 25 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
17 23 (1.02%) RHCE
17 23 (1.02%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (5.66%) SLA
2 36 (1.59%) QA
3 23 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.088%) COBIT
System Software
1 1028 (45.49%) Active Directory
2 1023 (45.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 343 (15.18%) vSphere
4 335 (14.82%) Hyper-V
5 285 (12.61%) VMware ESX
6 248 (10.97%) XenApp
7 146 (6.46%) VMware ESXi
8 142 (6.28%) NFS
9 135 (5.97%) XenDesktop
10 90 (3.98%) XenServer
11 75 (3.32%) Oracle RAC
12 66 (2.92%) SRDF
13 45 (1.99%) Xen
14 40 (1.77%) KVM
15 32 (1.42%) VMware Server
16 27 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 23 (1.02%) Postfix
18 22 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
19 21 (0.93%) UAG
20 18 (0.80%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 210 (9.29%) SCCM
2 192 (8.50%) SCOM
3 150 (6.64%) Puppet
4 125 (5.53%) NetBackup
5 111 (4.91%) Backup Exec
6 90 (3.98%) Nagios
7 76 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
8 64 (2.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 60 (2.65%) Data Guard
10 59 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
11 53 (2.35%) WSUS
12 52 (2.30%) OpenView
13 40 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 32 (1.42%) HP Data Protector
15 31 (1.37%) HP SIM
16 26 (1.15%) Tivoli
17 18 (0.80%) SCOrch
18 14 (0.62%) ARCserve
19 11 (0.49%) Vagrant
20 9 (0.40%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1482 (65.58%) VMware
2 880 (38.94%) Microsoft
3 735 (32.52%) Cisco
4 686 (30.35%) HP
5 585 (25.88%) Citrix
6 473 (20.93%) NetApp
7 445 (19.69%) EMC
8 382 (16.90%) Oracle
9 253 (11.19%) Symantec
10 226 (10.00%) Red Hat
11 205 (9.07%) IBM
12 186 (8.23%) Dell
13 142 (6.28%) Juniper
14 132 (5.84%) Brocade
15 95 (4.20%) Veeam
16 89 (3.94%) CheckPoint
17 80 (3.54%) Intel
18 67 (2.96%) JBoss
19 59 (2.61%) Sun
20 58 (2.57%) SolarWinds
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Salary: Basic Salary £65K-80K + 30% Bonus + Great Benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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