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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 67 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 11 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.68% 1.22% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.10% 6.29% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 23
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £19,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,700 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
84 143 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.80% 19.43% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 74 122 71
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 May 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 19 (79.17%) Firewall
1 19 (79.17%) Hyper-V
2 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) iSCSI
2 17 (70.83%) VPN
3 14 (58.33%) Cisco
4 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
5 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (45.83%) Windows
7 10 (41.67%) Linux
7 10 (41.67%) WAN
7 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 10 (41.67%) Dell
7 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
7 10 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (41.67%) SSL
7 10 (41.67%) IPsec
7 10 (41.67%) Clustering
7 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
7 10 (41.67%) EqualLogic
7 10 (41.67%) SELinux
7 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
7 10 (41.67%) FCoE
7 10 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (41.67%) WAN Optimisation
7 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (41.67%) Performance Analysis
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server

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 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) iSCSI
2 17 (70.83%) VPN
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (41.67%) FCoE
3 10 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (41.67%) IPsec
3 10 (41.67%) SSL
3 10 (41.67%) WAN
4 7 (29.17%) Internet
5 3 (12.50%) Connectrix
6 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 1 (4.17%) DHCP
7 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Consultant
1 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
1 10 (41.67%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
1 10 (41.67%) Network Security Consultant
1 10 (41.67%) Security Consultant
2 9 (37.50%) Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
2 10 (41.67%) Clustering
2 10 (41.67%) EqualLogic
3 3 (12.50%) Celerra
3 3 (12.50%) EMC VNX
3 3 (12.50%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
1 10 (41.67%) Performance Analysis
1 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (41.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.50%) Change Management
2 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (12.50%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Hyper-V
2 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) SELinux
2 7 (29.17%) WSUS
3 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
4 3 (12.50%) EMC Navisphere
4 3 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco
3 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 10 (41.67%) Dell
5 7 (29.17%) Avaya
5 7 (29.17%) Fortinet
5 7 (29.17%) Sophos
6 5 (20.83%) HP
7 4 (16.67%) IBM
7 4 (16.67%) NetApp
7 4 (16.67%) Symantec
8 3 (12.50%) Brocade
8 3 (12.50%) EMC
8 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 3 (12.50%) Veritas
9 2 (8.33%) Cognizant
10 1 (4.17%) Apple
10 1 (4.17%) Aruba
10 1 (4.17%) Citrix
10 1 (4.17%) Meru Networks