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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 134 130 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1017 1161 1140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.32% 2.31% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.10% 14.55% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1025 1007
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £71,500
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
7211 7977 7977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.47% 15.88% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6097 6598 6555
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 May 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 +10 218 £52,500 - 28
Sidcup - 12 £45,250 - 1
Canary Wharf +1 10 £55,000 -29.48%
Uxbridge -7 7 £45,500 +36.84% 1
Croydon +13 6 £41,750 +28.46% 1
Docklands, London +7 5 £60,000 +41.17%
Kingston Upon Thames +5 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Finchley - 3 £42,500 - 1
Hammersmith -4 2 £43,750 +16.66%
Wimbledon -11 2 £48,500 +21.25%
Rainham - 2 £33,500 -
Brentford - 2 £52,500 -
Bromley +8 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Hounslow +4 1 £25,000 -47.91% 1
Romford - 1 £80,000 -
New Malden - 1 - - 1
Westminster - 1 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1658 (74.55%) Windows
2 1539 (69.20%) VMware
3 1110 (49.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1003 (45.10%) Active Directory
5 926 (41.64%) Microsoft
6 894 (40.20%) Cisco
7 786 (35.34%) Linux
8 675 (30.35%) MS Exchange
9 669 (30.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 662 (29.77%) HP
11 621 (27.92%) SQL Server
12 608 (27.34%) Finance
13 576 (25.90%) Firewall
14 571 (25.67%) NAS
15 570 (25.63%) NetApp
16 564 (25.36%) Citrix
17 523 (23.52%) EMC
18 497 (22.35%) WAN
19 466 (20.95%) SQL
20 458 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
21 446 (20.05%) DNS
22 445 (20.01%) Hyper-V
23 441 (19.83%) MS Excel
24 438 (19.69%) LAN
25 425 (19.11%) Oracle
26 403 (18.12%) Windows Server 2003
27 385 (17.31%) Data Centre
28 377 (16.95%) ITIL
29 338 (15.20%) vSphere
30 331 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2010

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 675 (30.35%) MS Exchange
2 331 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 269 (12.10%) IIS
4 233 (10.48%) SharePoint
5 218 (9.80%) Apache
6 183 (8.23%) Lync
7 182 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 168 (7.55%) Tomcat
9 166 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 138 (6.21%) WebSphere
11 121 (5.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 120 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2003
13 100 (4.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 98 (4.41%) Oracle Coherence
15 34 (1.53%) nginx
16 33 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
17 31 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
18 26 (1.17%) Office Communications Server
19 19 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
20 18 (0.81%) JBoss
Applications
1 441 (19.83%) MS Excel
2 153 (6.88%) MS Office
3 24 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.18%) MS Project
5 4 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.045%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 74 (3.33%) RMDS
2 59 (2.65%) Dynamics GP
3 9 (0.40%) Sophis RISQUE
4 7 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.045%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.045%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.045%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.045%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.045%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.045%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.045%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 156 (7.01%) Office 365
2 108 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (2.56%) Mimecast
5 41 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
5 41 (1.84%) SaaS
6 32 (1.44%) IaaS
7 9 (0.40%) GitHub
7 9 (0.40%) PaaS
8 8 (0.36%) SoftLayer
9 6 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.13%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.090%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.045%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 576 (25.90%) Firewall
2 571 (25.67%) NAS
3 497 (22.35%) WAN
4 446 (20.05%) DNS
5 438 (19.69%) LAN
6 296 (13.31%) TCP/IP
7 288 (12.95%) Fibre Channel
8 286 (12.86%) iSCSI
9 285 (12.81%) DHCP
10 227 (10.21%) VPN
11 149 (6.70%) VLAN
12 142 (6.38%) Multicast
13 140 (6.29%) HTTP
13 140 (6.29%) VoIP
14 138 (6.21%) FCoE
15 120 (5.40%) Internet
16 111 (4.99%) Cisco ASA
17 108 (4.86%) Wireless
18 90 (4.05%) LDAP
19 81 (3.64%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 621 (27.92%) SQL Server
2 129 (5.80%) MySQL
3 102 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 81 (3.64%) DB2
5 77 (3.46%) Oracle Database
6 75 (3.37%) Hadoop
7 74 (3.33%) HBase
8 71 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 59 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 52 (2.34%) MongoDB
11 50 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
12 48 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 44 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 43 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 36 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
16 29 (1.30%) Relational Database
17 27 (1.21%) Oracle Exadata
18 23 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 20 (0.90%) NoSQL
20 17 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (2.16%) JIRA
2 44 (1.98%) Git (software)
3 43 (1.93%) Subversion
4 35 (1.57%) Jenkins
5 20 (0.90%) TeamCity
6 19 (0.85%) Artifactory
7 8 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (0.27%) ProC
9 5 (0.22%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.090%) Maven
12 1 (0.045%) Hudson
12 1 (0.045%) MSTest
12 1 (0.045%) Moq
12 1 (0.045%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.045%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.045%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.045%) Bugzilla
General
1 608 (27.34%) Finance
2 158 (7.10%) Banking
3 87 (3.91%) Law
4 80 (3.60%) Legal
5 71 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 63 (2.83%) Advertising
7 45 (2.02%) Investment Banking
8 41 (1.84%) Back Office
9 26 (1.17%) Retail
10 25 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 24 (1.08%) Financial Institution
11 24 (1.08%) Marketing
12 15 (0.67%) Publishing
13 11 (0.49%) Games
13 11 (0.49%) Electronics
14 9 (0.40%) Billing
15 7 (0.31%) French Language
15 7 (0.31%) International Banking
16 5 (0.22%) German Language
16 5 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 334 (15.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 324 (14.57%) Architect
3 274 (12.32%) Administrator
4 247 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 238 (10.70%) Analyst
6 219 (9.85%) Systems Administrator
7 192 (8.63%) Support Engineer
8 142 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
9 136 (6.12%) Consultant
10 102 (4.59%) Network Engineer
11 98 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
12 92 (4.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 90 (4.05%) Server Engineer
14 85 (3.82%) Support Analyst
15 82 (3.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 81 (3.64%) Linux Administrator
16 81 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
17 76 (3.42%) Storage Engineer
18 72 (3.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 69 (3.10%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (6.29%) Middleware
2 81 (3.64%) HTML
3 78 (3.51%) XML
4 74 (3.33%) XSLT
4 74 (3.33%) Rendezvous
4 74 (3.33%) Ultra Messaging
5 56 (2.52%) .NET
6 40 (1.80%) Web Services
7 25 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
8 22 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
9 21 (0.94%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (0.54%) LAMP
11 8 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (0.31%) COM
12 7 (0.31%) SAML
13 6 (0.27%) ASP.NET
13 6 (0.27%) Flash
13 6 (0.27%) XMPP
13 6 (0.27%) Apache Flex
14 5 (0.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 385 (17.31%) Data Centre
2 231 (10.39%) Clustering
3 196 (8.81%) Replication
4 146 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 106 (4.77%) Blackberry
6 80 (3.60%) CLARiiON
7 75 (3.37%) Management Information System
8 71 (3.19%) EqualLogic
9 66 (2.97%) Mainframe
10 64 (2.88%) Computer Science
11 63 (2.83%) Enterprise Storage
12 34 (1.53%) Mobile App
13 30 (1.35%) Public Cloud
14 27 (1.21%) Hedge funds
15 26 (1.17%) CESG
16 25 (1.12%) CMDB
17 24 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
18 23 (1.03%) FlexPod
19 22 (0.99%) Thin Client
19 22 (0.99%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1658 (74.55%) Windows
2 786 (35.34%) Linux
3 669 (30.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 458 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 403 (18.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 287 (12.90%) Solaris
7 241 (10.84%) UNIX
8 204 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 124 (5.58%) Windows 7
10 87 (3.91%) CentOS
11 85 (3.82%) Windows XP
12 53 (2.38%) Windows 8
13 43 (1.93%) AIX
14 40 (1.80%) Debian
15 38 (1.71%) Android
16 36 (1.62%) Windows Vista
16 36 (1.62%) Mac OS X
17 33 (1.48%) Apple iOS
18 29 (1.30%) SUSE
19 27 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (16.95%) ITIL
2 248 (11.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 223 (10.03%) Performance Tuning
4 171 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (6.34%) Load Balancing
6 133 (5.98%) Project Management
7 131 (5.89%) Benchmarking
8 122 (5.49%) Configuration Management
9 118 (5.31%) Service Delivery
10 110 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
10 110 (4.95%) Migration
11 105 (4.72%) Business Continuity
12 87 (3.91%) E-Commerce
13 82 (3.69%) Time Management
14 80 (3.60%) Change Management
15 75 (3.37%) DevOps
16 74 (3.33%) Service Management
17 73 (3.28%) Risk Management
18 68 (3.06%) High Availability
19 61 (2.74%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 466 (20.95%) SQL
2 205 (9.22%) PowerShell
3 173 (7.78%) Bash Shell
4 162 (7.28%) Perl
5 157 (7.06%) Java
6 97 (4.36%) Python
7 78 (3.51%) JavaScript
8 66 (2.97%) Ruby
9 56 (2.52%) Shell Script
10 44 (1.98%) C
11 31 (1.39%) VBScript
12 27 (1.21%) VB
13 26 (1.17%) PHP
14 23 (1.03%) C#
15 18 (0.81%) Bourne shell
16 16 (0.72%) PL/SQL
17 13 (0.58%) AWK
18 10 (0.45%) T-SQL
19 8 (0.36%) sed
19 8 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 299 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 289 (12.99%) Cisco Certification
3 230 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 222 (9.98%) CCNA
5 220 (9.89%) MCSE
6 176 (7.91%) Degree
7 97 (4.36%) MCITP
8 94 (4.23%) CCNP
9 89 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
10 83 (3.73%) CCA
11 69 (3.10%) MCSA
12 65 (2.92%) MCP
13 56 (2.52%) Security Cleared
14 42 (1.89%) VCP5
15 34 (1.53%) SC Cleared
16 32 (1.44%) JNCIA
16 32 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
17 27 (1.21%) NCDA
18 20 (0.90%) AWS Certification
18 20 (0.90%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (5.80%) SLA
2 58 (2.61%) PCI DSS
3 36 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.17%) QA
5 23 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (0.85%) FISMA
7 9 (0.40%) COBIT
8 2 (0.090%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.045%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1110 (49.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1003 (45.10%) Active Directory
3 445 (20.01%) Hyper-V
4 338 (15.20%) vSphere
5 248 (11.15%) XenApp
6 230 (10.34%) NFS
7 211 (9.49%) VMware ESXi
8 178 (8.00%) VMware ESX
9 135 (6.07%) SRDF
10 122 (5.49%) XenDesktop
11 113 (5.08%) XenServer
12 102 (4.59%) Oracle RAC
13 91 (4.09%) Xen
14 73 (3.28%) VMware Server
15 53 (2.38%) KVM
16 50 (2.25%) Terminal Services
17 47 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
18 43 (1.93%) vCloud
18 43 (1.93%) DFS Replication
19 33 (1.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 209 (9.40%) SCCM
2 194 (8.72%) SCOM
3 162 (7.28%) Nagios
4 110 (4.95%) Puppet
5 90 (4.05%) Backup Exec
6 64 (2.88%) NetBackup
7 62 (2.79%) WSUS
8 59 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
9 49 (2.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 41 (1.84%) ZABBIX
11 40 (1.80%) OpenView
12 39 (1.75%) Tivoli
13 36 (1.62%) Graphite
14 34 (1.53%) FortiGate
15 32 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 28 (1.26%) Icinga
17 24 (1.08%) Cacti
17 24 (1.08%) SELinux
18 19 (0.85%) Kibana
18 19 (0.85%) logstash
Vendors
1 1539 (69.20%) VMware
2 926 (41.64%) Microsoft
3 894 (40.20%) Cisco
4 662 (29.77%) HP
5 570 (25.63%) NetApp
6 564 (25.36%) Citrix
7 523 (23.52%) EMC
8 425 (19.11%) Oracle
9 285 (12.81%) Red Hat
10 239 (10.75%) IBM
11 226 (10.16%) Symantec
12 217 (9.76%) Dell
13 183 (8.23%) Juniper
14 140 (6.29%) Intel
15 120 (5.40%) Brocade
16 102 (4.59%) Veeam
17 89 (4.00%) Mitel
18 84 (3.78%) Sybase
18 84 (3.78%) CommVault
19 79 (3.55%) SolarWinds
City, London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 32000 and 38000
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
First Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + bens + bonus + on call allowance
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Greenford, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £3k on call + OT & bens
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago