The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 27 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.44% 3.26% 3.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.22% 18.87% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 12
Median salary £47,500 £35,250 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.75% -34.41%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
37 53 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.41% 17.26% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 93
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -28.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for SAN.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
1 9 (69.23%) Service Delivery
2 8 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) JD Edwards
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Unix
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) MCITP
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Network Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) SAN Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Service Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) JD Edwards
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat