The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 23 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.62% 2.77% 5.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 13.11% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 20
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.23% -4.70%
SAN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 61 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.54% 21.11% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 87
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SAN
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Middlesex region.

SAN Salary Trend in Middlesex

SAN
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (40.00%) Celerra
4 2 (40.00%) CLARiiON
4 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (40.00%) Isilon
4 2 (40.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Storage Architect
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Celerra
1 2 (40.00%) CLARiiON
1 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Isilon
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat