The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 74 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 43 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.42% 4.73% 5.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.75% 33.59% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 40 49
Average salary £50,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.60% +8.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 128 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.33% 14.07% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 67 113 137
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SAN
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SAN Salary Trend in Oxford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
4 10 (47.62%) Dell
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 8 (38.10%) EMC
6 8 (38.10%) Citrix
6 8 (38.10%) NetApp
6 8 (38.10%) Symantec
6 8 (38.10%) NAS
6 8 (38.10%) XenApp
6 8 (38.10%) NCDA
6 8 (38.10%) NCIE
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
7 7 (33.33%) vSphere
7 7 (33.33%) Backup Exec
7 7 (33.33%) HP
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (28.57%) MCSE
8 6 (28.57%) VMware ESX
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) iSCSI
8 6 (28.57%) Veeam
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (23.81%) PlateSpin

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) Lync
2 2 (9.52%) SAS
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) NAS
2 6 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) FTP
5 3 (14.29%) HTTP
5 3 (14.29%) SNMP
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) SMTP
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
6 2 (9.52%) IPsec
6 2 (9.52%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (38.10%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Implementation Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Storage Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) EqualLogic
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) iPad
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) CentOS
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) NCDA
1 8 (38.10%) NCIE
2 6 (28.57%) MCSE
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (23.81%) MCTS
3 5 (23.81%) MCITP
3 5 (23.81%) VCAP
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
3 8 (38.10%) XenApp
3 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 7 (33.33%) vSphere
5 6 (28.57%) VMware ESX
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (23.81%) XenServer
7 3 (14.29%) NFS
8 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
3 3 (14.29%) SCCM
4 2 (9.52%) SCOM
4 2 (9.52%) WSUS
5 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Dell
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) EMC
4 8 (38.10%) Citrix
4 8 (38.10%) NetApp
4 8 (38.10%) Symantec
5 7 (33.33%) HP
6 6 (28.57%) Veeam
7 5 (23.81%) PlateSpin
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco
7 5 (23.81%) Apple
8 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 2 (9.52%) Fujitsu
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