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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 155 126 132
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 881 1109 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.00% 2.39% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.57% 14.32% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1003 865
Average salary £50,000 £50,438 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% +0.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
7010 7746 7191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.88% 16.69% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5994 6399 6016
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 August 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
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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 -68 146 £47,500 -13.63% 17
Hounslow +21 18 £54,750 +9.50%
Greenford - 8 £29,000 -
Croydon -5 7 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +10 6 £38,066 +11.95%
Feltham - 5 £24,000 -
Sidcup +4 4 £50,500 -3.80%
Docklands, London -1 4 - -
Stanmore - 4 £26,500 -
Wembley +2 3 £38,750 +17.42%
Canary Wharf - 3 £26,500 -
Mitcham - 3 £55,000 -
Bromley +7 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Westminster - 2 £50,000 -
Harrow +9 1 £20,000 -72.41%
Chiswick -2 1 £38,000 -10.58%
Wimbledon -3 1 £32,000 -26.85%
Finchley - 1 £42,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £45,000 - 1
Worcester Park - 1 £30,500 -
Ealing - 1 £26,500 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1413 (75.00%) Windows
2 1246 (66.14%) VMware
3 883 (46.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 879 (46.66%) Active Directory
5 773 (41.03%) Microsoft
6 764 (40.55%) Cisco
7 703 (37.31%) Linux
8 631 (33.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 590 (31.32%) MS Exchange
10 586 (31.10%) NAS
11 568 (30.15%) HP
12 512 (27.18%) Finance
13 495 (26.27%) NetApp
14 464 (24.63%) DNS
15 457 (24.26%) Windows Server 2012
16 447 (23.73%) Firewall
17 437 (23.20%) Citrix
18 434 (23.04%) SQL Server
19 429 (22.77%) EMC
20 416 (22.08%) WAN
21 390 (20.70%) SQL
22 375 (19.90%) LAN
23 369 (19.59%) Hyper-V
24 368 (19.53%) ITIL
25 358 (19.00%) Oracle
26 324 (17.20%) Data Centre
27 320 (16.99%) Windows Server 2003
28 314 (16.67%) MS Excel
29 300 (15.92%) TCP/IP
29 300 (15.92%) Exchange Server 2010

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 590 (31.32%) MS Exchange
2 300 (15.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 215 (11.41%) IIS
4 200 (10.62%) Apache
5 195 (10.35%) SharePoint
6 179 (9.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 150 (7.96%) Tomcat
7 150 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 149 (7.91%) Lync
9 126 (6.69%) WebSphere
10 116 (6.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 91 (4.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 88 (4.67%) Oracle Coherence
13 69 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
14 31 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
15 29 (1.54%) nginx
16 24 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
17 14 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
17 14 (0.74%) JBoss
18 12 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 314 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 148 (7.86%) MS Office
3 34 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.27%) MS Project
5 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.16%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.16%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 67 (3.56%) RMDS
2 29 (1.54%) Dynamics GP
3 13 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (0.58%) ION MarketView
5 6 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.32%) Sophis RISQUE
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.053%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.053%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 171 (9.08%) Office 365
2 101 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
3 87 (4.62%) Mimecast
4 52 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (1.75%) SaaS
6 30 (1.59%) IaaS
7 22 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (0.69%) PaaS
10 8 (0.42%) Google Apps
10 8 (0.42%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.32%) GitHub
11 6 (0.32%) SoftLayer
12 5 (0.27%) Symantec.cloud
13 3 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 1 (0.053%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 586 (31.10%) NAS
2 464 (24.63%) DNS
3 447 (23.73%) Firewall
4 416 (22.08%) WAN
5 375 (19.90%) LAN
6 300 (15.92%) TCP/IP
7 291 (15.45%) DHCP
8 232 (12.31%) Fibre Channel
9 223 (11.84%) iSCSI
10 201 (10.67%) VPN
11 155 (8.23%) VoIP
11 155 (8.23%) VLAN
12 135 (7.17%) Multicast
13 122 (6.48%) FCoE
14 111 (5.89%) Cisco ASA
15 105 (5.57%) HTTP
16 84 (4.46%) Wireless
17 83 (4.41%) Internet
18 80 (4.25%) LDAP
19 58 (3.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 434 (23.04%) SQL Server
2 149 (7.91%) MySQL
3 68 (3.61%) Hadoop
4 67 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 67 (3.56%) HBase
5 57 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 51 (2.71%) DB2
7 44 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
7 44 (2.34%) MongoDB
8 43 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 40 (2.12%) Relational Database
11 39 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
12 37 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 33 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
14 28 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
15 23 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
16 22 (1.17%) RDBMS
17 20 (1.06%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 45 (2.39%) Subversion
2 43 (2.28%) Git (software)
3 37 (1.96%) JIRA
4 18 (0.96%) ProC
5 17 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.53%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.42%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.37%) Artifactory
9 5 (0.27%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.16%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.053%) MSI
12 1 (0.053%) Oracle APEX
General
1 512 (27.18%) Finance
2 129 (6.85%) Banking
3 78 (4.14%) Law
4 77 (4.09%) Legal
5 70 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.55%) Retail
7 38 (2.02%) Investment Banking
7 38 (2.02%) Advertising
8 36 (1.91%) Financial Institution
9 27 (1.43%) Marketing
10 25 (1.33%) Back Office
11 23 (1.22%) Manufacturing
12 16 (0.85%) Publishing
13 13 (0.69%) Private Banking
14 9 (0.48%) Billing
15 8 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.37%) Local Government
17 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.32%) Electronics
17 6 (0.32%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 261 (13.85%) Administrator
2 254 (13.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 250 (13.27%) Architect
4 238 (12.63%) Analyst
5 211 (11.20%) Infrastructure Architect
6 188 (9.98%) Systems Administrator
7 156 (8.28%) Support Engineer
8 130 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
9 95 (5.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 94 (4.99%) Linux Administrator
11 84 (4.46%) Consultant
12 81 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
13 78 (4.14%) Network Engineer
13 78 (4.14%) Server Engineer
14 72 (3.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 71 (3.77%) Team Leader
15 71 (3.77%) Support Analyst
15 71 (3.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
16 65 (3.45%) Technical Architect
17 59 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (6.42%) Middleware
2 70 (3.72%) HTML
3 69 (3.66%) XML
4 67 (3.56%) XSLT
4 67 (3.56%) Rendezvous
4 67 (3.56%) Ultra Messaging
5 44 (2.34%) .NET
6 28 (1.49%) Web Services
7 25 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 21 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
9 13 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
10 8 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (0.37%) Software Packaging
11 7 (0.37%) LAMP
11 7 (0.37%) COM
12 6 (0.32%) Application Packaging
13 5 (0.27%) Apache FOP
13 5 (0.27%) Flash
14 4 (0.21%) MSMQ
14 4 (0.21%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 324 (17.20%) Data Centre
2 243 (12.90%) Clustering
3 143 (7.59%) Replication
4 116 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
5 114 (6.05%) Blackberry
6 79 (4.19%) EqualLogic
7 74 (3.93%) CLARiiON
8 68 (3.61%) Management Information System
9 66 (3.50%) EMC VNX
10 64 (3.40%) Computer Science
11 53 (2.81%) Hedge funds
11 53 (2.81%) Enterprise Storage
12 52 (2.76%) Mainframe
13 36 (1.91%) Private Cloud
13 36 (1.91%) EMC VMAX
14 32 (1.70%) HP StoreVirtual
15 21 (1.11%) Mobile App
16 20 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 16 (0.85%) Symmetrix
18 15 (0.80%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1413 (75.00%) Windows
2 703 (37.31%) Linux
3 631 (33.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 457 (24.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 320 (16.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 209 (11.09%) Solaris
7 206 (10.93%) UNIX
8 148 (7.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 102 (5.41%) CentOS
9 102 (5.41%) Windows 7
10 77 (4.09%) Windows XP
11 71 (3.77%) Windows 8
12 60 (3.18%) Android
12 60 (3.18%) Mac OS X
13 53 (2.81%) Apple iOS
14 41 (2.18%) Windows Mobile
15 29 (1.54%) Fedora
16 27 (1.43%) Debian
17 26 (1.38%) AIX
18 25 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (19.53%) ITIL
2 183 (9.71%) Performance Tuning
3 157 (8.33%) Project Management
4 154 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (7.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 116 (6.16%) Benchmarking
7 113 (6.00%) Load Balancing
8 98 (5.20%) High Availability
8 98 (5.20%) Configuration Management
9 89 (4.72%) PRINCE2
9 89 (4.72%) Capacity Planning
10 78 (4.14%) Service Delivery
10 78 (4.14%) Change Management
11 76 (4.03%) Business Continuity
12 75 (3.98%) Migration
13 68 (3.61%) Mentoring
14 60 (3.18%) Problem Management
15 59 (3.13%) Capacity Management
16 58 (3.08%) Change Control
17 57 (3.03%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 390 (20.70%) SQL
2 210 (11.15%) PowerShell
3 141 (7.48%) Bash Shell
4 128 (6.79%) Perl
5 117 (6.21%) Java
6 104 (5.52%) Python
7 82 (4.35%) Ruby
8 76 (4.03%) JavaScript
9 55 (2.92%) C
10 49 (2.60%) Shell Script
11 21 (1.11%) VBScript
12 20 (1.06%) C#
13 17 (0.90%) VB
14 15 (0.80%) PHP
14 15 (0.80%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.48%) T-SQL
15 9 (0.48%) C++
16 7 (0.37%) AWK
17 6 (0.32%) sed
18 4 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 265 (14.07%) Cisco Certification
2 261 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 207 (10.99%) CCNA
4 201 (10.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 178 (9.45%) MCSE
6 172 (9.13%) Degree
7 94 (4.99%) CCNP
8 89 (4.72%) MCITP
9 68 (3.61%) Security Cleared
10 55 (2.92%) MCSA
11 52 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
12 50 (2.65%) MCP
13 39 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
14 35 (1.86%) VCP5
15 32 (1.70%) CCA
16 28 (1.49%) DV Cleared
17 24 (1.27%) SC Cleared
18 22 (1.17%) CCDP
19 19 (1.01%) PhD
20 17 (0.90%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.73%) SLA
2 26 (1.38%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.11%) QA
5 10 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.48%) COBIT
7 7 (0.37%) FISMA
8 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.053%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 883 (46.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 879 (46.66%) Active Directory
3 369 (19.59%) Hyper-V
4 223 (11.84%) vSphere
5 211 (11.20%) NFS
6 174 (9.24%) XenApp
7 167 (8.86%) VMware ESX
8 158 (8.39%) VMware ESXi
9 126 (6.69%) SRDF
10 90 (4.78%) Oracle RAC
11 77 (4.09%) Xen
12 67 (3.56%) XenDesktop
13 65 (3.45%) XenServer
14 56 (2.97%) KVM
15 50 (2.65%) VMware Server
16 42 (2.23%) Terminal Services
17 40 (2.12%) DFS Replication
18 37 (1.96%) vCloud
19 30 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
20 22 (1.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 181 (9.61%) SCCM
2 141 (7.48%) SCOM
3 127 (6.74%) Puppet
4 108 (5.73%) Nagios
5 87 (4.62%) Backup Exec
6 75 (3.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 65 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
8 52 (2.76%) NetBackup
9 49 (2.60%) WSUS
10 27 (1.43%) Tivoli
11 26 (1.38%) FortiGate
12 24 (1.27%) ZABBIX
12 24 (1.27%) Cacti
13 23 (1.22%) Hyperic
14 22 (1.17%) OpenView
15 21 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
15 21 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
16 19 (1.01%) Data Guard
16 19 (1.01%) Graphite
17 17 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1246 (66.14%) VMware
2 773 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 764 (40.55%) Cisco
4 568 (30.15%) HP
5 495 (26.27%) NetApp
6 437 (23.20%) Citrix
7 429 (22.77%) EMC
8 358 (19.00%) Oracle
9 252 (13.38%) Red Hat
10 220 (11.68%) IBM
11 196 (10.40%) Symantec
12 165 (8.76%) Dell
13 130 (6.90%) Intel
14 122 (6.48%) Juniper
15 97 (5.15%) Veeam
16 92 (4.88%) Brocade
17 88 (4.67%) SolarWinds
18 84 (4.46%) Sybase
19 81 (4.30%) 3PAR
20 73 (3.87%) CheckPoint
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