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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 150 145 125
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing SAN 923 1017 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.08% 2.10% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.39% 12.90% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 823 912 916
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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
6892 7886 7536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.53% 16.30% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5838 6547 6180
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 £30,000 £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 29 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 29 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 -20 166 £52,500 -4.54% 23
Hounslow +26 15 £54,750 +9.50% 1
Canary Wharf +16 10 £55,000 -35.29%
Croydon -3 9 £55,000 +69.23%
Sidcup +9 8 £50,500 -0.98%
Greenford - 8 £29,000 -
Docklands, London +6 6 £60,000 +31.14%
Kingston Upon Thames +1 5 £38,066 +18.95%
Wembley +4 3 £38,750 +22.04%
Finchley - 3 £42,500 -
Feltham - 3 £24,000 -
Bromley +4 2 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Hammersmith +4 2 £43,750 +16.66%
Wimbledon -1 2 £38,250 -4.37%
Uxbridge -7 2 £45,500 +7.05%
Harrow +5 1 £20,000 -72.41%
New Malden - 1 - -
Worcester Park - 1 £30,500 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £38,000 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 1562 (75.53%) Windows
2 1338 (64.70%) VMware
3 947 (45.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 942 (45.55%) Active Directory
5 846 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 843 (40.76%) Cisco
7 790 (38.20%) Linux
8 656 (31.72%) HP
9 644 (31.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 641 (31.00%) MS Exchange
11 610 (29.50%) NAS
12 563 (27.22%) Finance
13 534 (25.82%) NetApp
14 492 (23.79%) SQL Server
14 492 (23.79%) Firewall
15 491 (23.74%) Citrix
16 482 (23.31%) EMC
17 460 (22.24%) Windows Server 2012
18 458 (22.15%) DNS
19 446 (21.57%) WAN
20 426 (20.60%) SQL
21 416 (20.12%) Oracle
22 403 (19.49%) Hyper-V
23 393 (19.00%) LAN
24 383 (18.52%) ITIL
25 356 (17.21%) MS Excel
26 353 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
27 332 (16.05%) Data Centre
28 320 (15.47%) Exchange Server 2010
29 315 (15.23%) TCP/IP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 641 (31.00%) MS Exchange
2 320 (15.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 253 (12.23%) IIS
4 227 (10.98%) Apache
5 209 (10.11%) SharePoint
6 184 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 175 (8.46%) Lync
8 169 (8.17%) Tomcat
9 167 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2007
10 145 (7.01%) WebSphere
11 140 (6.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 107 (5.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 104 (5.03%) Oracle Coherence
14 86 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2003
15 34 (1.64%) nginx
16 33 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
17 28 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
18 18 (0.87%) JBoss
19 14 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
19 14 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 356 (17.21%) MS Excel
2 149 (7.21%) MS Office
3 32 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.15%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.097%) MS Project
5 2 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.048%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 78 (3.77%) RMDS
2 48 (2.32%) Dynamics GP
3 10 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (0.48%) ION MarketView
4 9 (0.44%) Sophis RISQUE
5 5 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.097%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.048%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.048%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.048%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.048%) Lawson
8 1 (0.048%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 168 (8.12%) Office 365
2 110 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
3 89 (4.30%) Mimecast
4 59 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (1.74%) SaaS
6 29 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.16%) IaaS
8 17 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.44%) GitHub
9 9 (0.44%) PaaS
10 8 (0.39%) SoftLayer
11 6 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.29%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.19%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.15%) Symantec.cloud
14 1 (0.048%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.048%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 610 (29.50%) NAS
2 492 (23.79%) Firewall
3 458 (22.15%) DNS
4 446 (21.57%) WAN
5 393 (19.00%) LAN
6 315 (15.23%) TCP/IP
7 280 (13.54%) Fibre Channel
8 279 (13.49%) DHCP
9 264 (12.77%) iSCSI
10 213 (10.30%) VPN
11 159 (7.69%) VLAN
12 155 (7.50%) VoIP
13 148 (7.16%) Multicast
14 137 (6.62%) FCoE
15 131 (6.33%) HTTP
16 110 (5.32%) Cisco ASA
17 89 (4.30%) LDAP
18 86 (4.16%) Internet
19 78 (3.77%) Wireless
20 67 (3.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 492 (23.79%) SQL Server
2 147 (7.11%) MySQL
3 79 (3.82%) Hadoop
4 78 (3.77%) HBase
5 72 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 69 (3.34%) DB2
7 65 (3.14%) Oracle Database
8 53 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
8 53 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 52 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 45 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 43 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
12 37 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
12 37 (1.79%) Relational Database
13 31 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
14 30 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (1.02%) NoSQL
15 21 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
15 21 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
16 20 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (2.56%) Subversion
2 48 (2.32%) JIRA
3 47 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 25 (1.21%) Jenkins
5 14 (0.68%) ProC
6 12 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 10 (0.48%) Artifactory
8 6 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.24%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.15%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.097%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.048%) MSTest
12 1 (0.048%) Moq
12 1 (0.048%) MSI
12 1 (0.048%) Oracle APEX
General
1 563 (27.22%) Finance
2 152 (7.35%) Banking
3 82 (3.97%) Legal
4 79 (3.82%) Law
5 63 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 54 (2.61%) Advertising
7 51 (2.47%) Investment Banking
8 35 (1.69%) Back Office
9 29 (1.40%) Financial Institution
9 29 (1.40%) Retail
10 24 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 22 (1.06%) Marketing
12 16 (0.77%) Publishing
13 12 (0.58%) Private Banking
14 9 (0.44%) Billing
15 7 (0.34%) Games
16 6 (0.29%) International Banking
16 6 (0.29%) Local Government
17 5 (0.24%) Front Office
17 5 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 291 (14.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 288 (13.93%) Architect
3 284 (13.73%) Administrator
4 252 (12.19%) Analyst
5 238 (11.51%) Infrastructure Architect
6 222 (10.74%) Systems Administrator
7 161 (7.79%) Support Engineer
8 141 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
9 98 (4.74%) Consultant
10 96 (4.64%) Linux Administrator
11 94 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
12 91 (4.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 87 (4.21%) Support Analyst
14 84 (4.06%) Server Engineer
15 79 (3.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
16 78 (3.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 74 (3.58%) Team Leader
18 73 (3.53%) Network Engineer
19 72 (3.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
20 64 (3.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (6.53%) Middleware
2 81 (3.92%) HTML
3 80 (3.87%) XML
4 78 (3.77%) XSLT
4 78 (3.77%) Rendezvous
4 78 (3.77%) Ultra Messaging
5 40 (1.93%) .NET
6 38 (1.84%) Web Services
7 23 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
8 21 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
9 14 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
10 10 (0.48%) COM
11 8 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (0.34%) Flash
12 7 (0.34%) LAMP
13 6 (0.29%) Apache Flex
14 5 (0.24%) Software Packaging
14 5 (0.24%) Application Packaging
14 5 (0.24%) Apache FOP
15 4 (0.19%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 332 (16.05%) Data Centre
2 236 (11.41%) Clustering
3 159 (7.69%) Replication
4 136 (6.58%) Blackberry
5 126 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
6 89 (4.30%) CLARiiON
7 82 (3.97%) EqualLogic
8 77 (3.72%) Management Information System
9 76 (3.68%) EMC VNX
10 69 (3.34%) Computer Science
11 67 (3.24%) Mainframe
12 58 (2.80%) Enterprise Storage
13 53 (2.56%) Hedge funds
14 38 (1.84%) HP StoreVirtual
15 34 (1.64%) EMC VMAX
16 30 (1.45%) Private Cloud
16 30 (1.45%) Mobile App
17 21 (1.02%) Celerra
17 21 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 20 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1562 (75.53%) Windows
2 790 (38.20%) Linux
3 644 (31.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 460 (22.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 353 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 251 (12.14%) Solaris
7 238 (11.51%) UNIX
8 179 (8.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 109 (5.27%) Windows 7
10 96 (4.64%) CentOS
11 82 (3.97%) Windows XP
12 68 (3.29%) Windows 8
13 63 (3.05%) Android
14 56 (2.71%) Apple iOS
15 49 (2.37%) Mac OS X
16 45 (2.18%) Windows Mobile
17 39 (1.89%) Debian
18 34 (1.64%) AIX
19 32 (1.55%) Fedora
20 26 (1.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (18.52%) ITIL
2 202 (9.77%) Performance Tuning
3 196 (9.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 177 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (7.88%) Project Management
6 130 (6.29%) Benchmarking
7 119 (5.75%) Load Balancing
8 102 (4.93%) Configuration Management
9 99 (4.79%) Capacity Planning
10 94 (4.55%) Service Delivery
11 88 (4.26%) Migration
11 88 (4.26%) Business Continuity
11 88 (4.26%) High Availability
12 84 (4.06%) PRINCE2
13 77 (3.72%) Change Management
14 73 (3.53%) Risk Management
15 67 (3.24%) DevOps
16 63 (3.05%) Service Management
17 61 (2.95%) Problem Management
17 61 (2.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 426 (20.60%) SQL
2 213 (10.30%) PowerShell
3 151 (7.30%) Bash Shell
4 144 (6.96%) Perl
5 140 (6.77%) Java
6 114 (5.51%) Python
7 86 (4.16%) Ruby
8 81 (3.92%) JavaScript
9 60 (2.90%) Shell Script
10 52 (2.51%) C
11 27 (1.31%) VBScript
12 22 (1.06%) VB
13 21 (1.02%) PHP
14 18 (0.87%) PL/SQL
15 15 (0.73%) C#
16 12 (0.58%) Bourne shell
17 11 (0.53%) AWK
18 10 (0.48%) C++
18 10 (0.48%) T-SQL
19 8 (0.39%) sed
Qualifications
1 287 (13.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 272 (13.15%) Cisco Certification
3 214 (10.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 207 (10.01%) CCNA
5 198 (9.57%) MCSE
6 189 (9.14%) Degree
7 99 (4.79%) CCNP
8 92 (4.45%) MCITP
9 64 (3.09%) Security Cleared
9 64 (3.09%) MCSA
9 64 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
10 63 (3.05%) MCP
11 58 (2.80%) CCA
12 49 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
13 38 (1.84%) VCP5
14 27 (1.31%) SC Cleared
15 26 (1.26%) CCDP
16 23 (1.11%) DV Cleared
17 18 (0.87%) CISSP
17 18 (0.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (5.85%) SLA
2 42 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 29 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.11%) QA
5 22 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.48%) FISMA
7 9 (0.44%) COBIT
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.097%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 947 (45.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 942 (45.55%) Active Directory
3 403 (19.49%) Hyper-V
4 268 (12.96%) vSphere
5 241 (11.65%) NFS
6 216 (10.44%) XenApp
7 177 (8.56%) VMware ESXi
8 173 (8.37%) VMware ESX
9 139 (6.72%) SRDF
10 103 (4.98%) Oracle RAC
11 91 (4.40%) XenDesktop
12 87 (4.21%) Xen
13 86 (4.16%) XenServer
14 61 (2.95%) KVM
15 60 (2.90%) VMware Server
16 45 (2.18%) DFS Replication
17 44 (2.13%) Terminal Services
18 37 (1.79%) vCloud
19 35 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
20 25 (1.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 181 (8.75%) SCCM
2 164 (7.93%) SCOM
3 133 (6.43%) Nagios
4 125 (6.04%) Puppet
5 85 (4.11%) Backup Exec
6 70 (3.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 65 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
8 50 (2.42%) NetBackup
9 46 (2.22%) WSUS
10 36 (1.74%) OpenView
11 34 (1.64%) Tivoli
12 31 (1.50%) FortiGate
13 29 (1.40%) ZABBIX
14 27 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 27 (1.31%) Graphite
15 23 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
15 23 (1.11%) Cacti
16 20 (0.97%) Data Guard
17 19 (0.92%) Hyperic
18 18 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1338 (64.70%) VMware
2 846 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 843 (40.76%) Cisco
4 656 (31.72%) HP
5 534 (25.82%) NetApp
6 491 (23.74%) Citrix
7 482 (23.31%) EMC
8 416 (20.12%) Oracle
9 270 (13.06%) Red Hat
10 249 (12.04%) IBM
11 220 (10.64%) Symantec
12 181 (8.75%) Dell
13 146 (7.06%) Juniper
14 145 (7.01%) Intel
15 106 (5.13%) Brocade
16 95 (4.59%) Sybase
17 93 (4.50%) Veeam
18 88 (4.26%) SolarWinds
19 84 (4.06%) 3PAR
20 83 (4.01%) Mitel
North London
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + London Weighting & Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: up to 45k basic
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago