The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 77 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.06% 1.98% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.20% 10.88% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 16
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
87 147 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.52% 18.22% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 68 140 57
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SAN.

1 17 (70.83%) Firewall
1 17 (70.83%) Hyper-V
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) VPN
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) iSCSI
4 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
5 12 (50.00%) EqualLogic
5 12 (50.00%) Dell
6 11 (45.83%) Windows
6 11 (45.83%) Clustering
7 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
9 8 (33.33%) Linux
9 8 (33.33%) WAN
9 8 (33.33%) SSL
9 8 (33.33%) IPsec
9 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
9 8 (33.33%) SELinux
9 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 8 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (33.33%) FCoE
9 8 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 8 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) Firewall
2 15 (62.50%) iSCSI
2 15 (62.50%) VPN
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (33.33%) FCoE
3 8 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (33.33%) IPsec
3 8 (33.33%) SSL
3 8 (33.33%) WAN
4 7 (29.17%) Internet
5 4 (16.67%) Connectrix
6 1 (4.17%) DNS
6 1 (4.17%) LDAP
6 1 (4.17%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
2 12 (50.00%) EqualLogic
3 11 (45.83%) Clustering
4 4 (16.67%) Celerra
4 4 (16.67%) HP Storage
5 3 (12.50%) EMC VNX
6 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.17%) RAD
5 1 (4.17%) Service Design
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Hyper-V
2 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SELinux
2 7 (29.17%) WSUS
3 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
4 4 (16.67%) EMC Navisphere
4 4 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Cisco
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Dell
4 7 (29.17%) Avaya
4 7 (29.17%) Fortinet
4 7 (29.17%) Sophos
5 6 (25.00%) HP
5 6 (25.00%) NetApp
6 5 (20.83%) Brocade
6 5 (20.83%) EMC
6 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
6 5 (20.83%) Symantec
7 4 (16.67%) Cognizant
7 4 (16.67%) IBM
8 3 (12.50%) Veritas
9 1 (4.17%) Citrix
9 1 (4.17%) Hitachi
9 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow