The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 91 86 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -47
Permanent jobs citing SAN 29 42 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.90% 2.33% 5.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.47% 19.09% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 90
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
277 220 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.15% 12.22% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 221 194 302
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SAN Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

SAN
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 12 £34,500 -12.10%
Abingdon +6 8 £35,000 +14.75%
Banbury +3 1 £32,500 -40.90%
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 60 (76.92%) Windows
2 56 (71.79%) Linux
2 56 (71.79%) VMware
3 38 (48.72%) Cisco
4 31 (39.74%) Juniper
4 31 (39.74%) Firewall
5 30 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (37.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (37.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (33.33%) WAN
8 25 (32.05%) Hyper-V
9 24 (30.77%) CentOS
10 23 (29.49%) Veeam
10 23 (29.49%) CommVault
11 22 (28.21%) Project Management
11 22 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
12 21 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
12 21 (26.92%) Network Security
12 21 (26.92%) Load Balancing
12 21 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 21 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
12 21 (26.92%) Red Hat
12 21 (26.92%) Perl
13 20 (25.64%) Active Directory
14 17 (21.79%) Public Cloud
15 16 (20.51%) Ubuntu
16 15 (19.23%) Solaris
16 15 (19.23%) Puppet
17 13 (16.67%) Python
17 13 (16.67%) SharePoint

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.82%) Apache
3 8 (10.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (10.26%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (7.69%) Lync
6 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.28%) IIS
7 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.56%) Office 365
4 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.74%) Firewall
2 26 (33.33%) WAN
3 21 (26.92%) Network Security
4 12 (15.38%) DNS
4 12 (15.38%) Internet
5 10 (12.82%) SMTP
6 9 (11.54%) NAS
7 8 (10.26%) DHCP
7 8 (10.26%) VPN
7 8 (10.26%) VLAN
8 7 (8.97%) OSPF
8 7 (8.97%) BGP
9 6 (7.69%) IP Telephony
10 4 (5.13%) OpenLDAP
11 3 (3.85%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (2.56%) IPsec
12 2 (2.56%) WPA
12 2 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (2.56%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Bugzilla
1 2 (2.56%) Subversion
1 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.56%) Redmine
General
1 5 (6.41%) Advertising
2 4 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Legal
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Systems Administrator
1 22 (28.21%) Administrator
2 16 (20.51%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (20.51%) Architect
3 14 (17.95%) Technical Architect
4 12 (15.38%) Consultant
4 12 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (14.10%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (12.82%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (10.26%) Systems Architect
8 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (7.69%) IT Support
9 6 (7.69%) Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) Systems Support
10 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) IT Administrator
10 5 (6.41%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Public Cloud
2 12 (15.38%) Open Source
3 10 (12.82%) iPhone
3 10 (12.82%) Blackberry
4 7 (8.97%) EqualLogic
5 4 (5.13%) PMI
6 3 (3.85%) Statistics
7 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.28%) DTV
8 1 (1.28%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 60 (76.92%) Windows
2 56 (71.79%) Linux
3 30 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (37.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (30.77%) CentOS
6 16 (20.51%) Ubuntu
7 15 (19.23%) Solaris
8 11 (14.10%) Windows 7
9 10 (12.82%) Windows Phone
9 10 (12.82%) Android
9 10 (12.82%) Debian
10 9 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (8.97%) UNIX
12 5 (6.41%) Windows 8
13 4 (5.13%) Windows XP
14 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
15 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Project Management
2 21 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
2 21 (26.92%) Load Balancing
3 13 (16.67%) Network Design
4 11 (14.10%) Migration
5 10 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.41%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (6.41%) Service Management
8 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.85%) TOGAF
9 2 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.56%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.56%) ITIL
9 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.56%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.28%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.28%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.92%) Perl
2 13 (16.67%) Python
2 13 (16.67%) Ruby
3 11 (14.10%) Bash Shell
4 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (2.56%) C
6 2 (2.56%) Tcl
7 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (1.28%) MCSE
3 1 (1.28%) CCA
3 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.28%) CCEA
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.41%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (37.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (32.05%) Hyper-V
3 20 (25.64%) Active Directory
4 8 (10.26%) vSphere
5 3 (3.85%) Firmware
6 2 (2.56%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.28%) Xen
7 1 (1.28%) XenApp
7 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (19.23%) Puppet
2 6 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (6.41%) Legato
3 5 (6.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (6.41%) Nagios
3 5 (6.41%) Icinga
4 4 (5.13%) Cacti
4 4 (5.13%) Zenoss
5 2 (2.56%) SELinux
6 1 (1.28%) SCCM
6 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 56 (71.79%) VMware
2 38 (48.72%) Cisco
3 31 (39.74%) Juniper
4 23 (29.49%) CommVault
4 23 (29.49%) Veeam
5 21 (26.92%) Red Hat
6 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 12 (15.38%) Dell
7 6 (7.69%) Citrix
7 6 (7.69%) Avaya
8 5 (6.41%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.85%) HP
9 3 (3.85%) NetApp
10 2 (2.56%) Sophos
10 2 (2.56%) SAP
11 1 (1.28%) Oracle
11 1 (1.28%) Sun
11 1 (1.28%) EMC
11 1 (1.28%) Apple
11 1 (1.28%) Symantec