The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 68 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 37 76 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.96% 3.63% 3.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.82% 12.42% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36 67 64
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
342 612 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.36% 29.20% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 217 477 382
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SAN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SAN Salary Trend in Reading

SAN
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SAN Salary Histogram in Reading

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for SAN.

1 76 (97.44%) Windows
2 53 (67.95%) Active Directory
2 53 (67.95%) Windows Server
3 50 (64.10%) VMware
4 41 (52.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (44.87%) Hyper-V
5 35 (44.87%) NAS
6 29 (37.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (34.62%) Firewall
7 27 (34.62%) Cisco
7 27 (34.62%) NetApp
8 26 (33.33%) Linux
9 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
11 22 (28.21%) DNS
12 21 (26.92%) MS Exchange
13 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
13 18 (23.08%) VPN
13 18 (23.08%) ITIL
14 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
15 16 (20.51%) Windows 7
16 15 (19.23%) Oracle
17 14 (17.95%) LDAP
17 14 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (17.95%) CCNA
17 14 (17.95%) Relational Database
17 14 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 13 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
18 13 (16.67%) SLA
18 13 (16.67%) EMC

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 21 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.54%) Apache
2 9 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (11.54%) JBoss
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 9 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 9 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.41%) IIS
5 3 (3.85%) IBM Domino
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.10%) Office 365
1 11 (14.10%) SaaS
2 10 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (44.87%) NAS
2 27 (34.62%) Firewall
3 22 (28.21%) DNS
4 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 18 (23.08%) VPN
5 14 (17.95%) LDAP
6 12 (15.38%) HTTP
7 11 (14.10%) Wireless
8 10 (12.82%) SMTP
9 9 (11.54%) DHCP
10 8 (10.26%) LAN
10 8 (10.26%) VLAN
10 8 (10.26%) WAN
11 6 (7.69%) FTP
12 3 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (3.85%) IMAP
12 3 (3.85%) MPLS
12 3 (3.85%) Network Security
12 3 (3.85%) SSH
12 3 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.95%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.54%) MySQL
3 9 (11.54%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) AQtime
1 3 (3.85%) LoadRunner
1 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.85%) WebLOAD
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Automotive
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Law
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (55.13%) Support Engineer
2 22 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (25.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 16 (20.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Support
4 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 15 (19.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 15 (19.23%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (19.23%) Storage Engineer
6 13 (16.67%) Network Engineer
6 13 (16.67%) Storage Support Engineer
7 12 (15.38%) SAN Engineer
8 11 (14.10%) Network Support
8 11 (14.10%) Network Support Engineer
9 10 (12.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 9 (11.54%) Cisco Design Engineer
10 9 (11.54%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 9 (11.54%) Web Applications Engineer
10 9 (11.54%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) LAMP
1 9 (11.54%) Middleware
1 9 (11.54%) Web Services
2 3 (3.85%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) MAPI
3 2 (2.56%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.28%) POSIX
4 1 (1.28%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (14.10%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.13%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.28%) Fintech
6 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (97.44%) Windows
2 53 (67.95%) Windows Server
3 29 (37.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (33.33%) Linux
5 16 (20.51%) Windows 7
6 14 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (12.82%) Unix
9 5 (6.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) ITIL
2 11 (14.10%) Network Design
3 9 (11.54%) Network Architecture
3 9 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (11.54%) Network Planning
3 9 (11.54%) Web Operations
4 8 (10.26%) Data Management
4 8 (10.26%) Data Protection
5 7 (8.97%) Business Continuity
5 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (7.69%) Presales
7 5 (6.41%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (6.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 3 (3.85%) Defect Management
8 3 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
8 3 (3.85%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (3.85%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 10 (12.82%) Bash Shell
3 9 (11.54%) Perl
4 8 (10.26%) C
5 7 (8.97%) SQL
6 3 (3.85%) C#
6 3 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) CCNA
1 14 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (15.38%) CCNP
3 11 (14.10%) CCIE
4 9 (11.54%) CCIP
4 9 (11.54%) CCSA
4 9 (11.54%) CCSP
5 8 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (2.56%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.56%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.56%) MCSA
7 2 (2.56%) MCSE
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (67.95%) Active Directory
2 41 (52.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (44.87%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (7.69%) vSphere
6 5 (6.41%) vCloud
7 4 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.56%) XenApp
10 1 (1.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) Backup Exec
2 9 (11.54%) OpenAM
2 9 (11.54%) Puppet
3 7 (8.97%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (3.85%) Perfmon
4 3 (3.85%) SCCM
5 2 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.28%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.28%) Nagios
6 1 (1.28%) Simpana
6 1 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (64.10%) VMware
2 27 (34.62%) Cisco
2 27 (34.62%) NetApp
3 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 15 (19.23%) Oracle
5 13 (16.67%) Citrix
5 13 (16.67%) EMC
6 11 (14.10%) CheckPoint
7 10 (12.82%) Veeam
8 9 (11.54%) Red Hat
8 9 (11.54%) Sun
9 8 (10.26%) arcserve
9 8 (10.26%) CommVault
10 7 (8.97%) HP
11 5 (6.41%) Huawei
11 5 (6.41%) IBM
12 4 (5.13%) Dell
12 4 (5.13%) Veritas
13 3 (3.85%) EqualLogic
13 3 (3.85%) Juniper
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