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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 74 102 75
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Permanent jobs citing SAN 39 47 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.77% 2.15% 3.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.18% 7.41% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 58
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
425 634 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.16% 28.95% 33.07%
Number of salaries quoted 271 470 412
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 18 January 2017.

SAN Salary Histogram in Reading

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 89 (97.80%) Windows
2 59 (64.84%) VMware
2 59 (64.84%) Windows Server
3 55 (60.44%) Active Directory
4 50 (54.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 47 (51.65%) Hyper-V
6 46 (50.55%) Linux
7 42 (46.15%) SQL Server
8 39 (42.86%) NAS
9 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
10 36 (39.56%) TCP/IP
11 34 (37.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 32 (35.16%) Oracle
12 32 (35.16%) Firewall
13 30 (32.97%) LDAP
13 30 (32.97%) Relational Database
14 29 (31.87%) VPN
15 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
16 27 (29.67%) SLA
16 27 (29.67%) NetApp
17 25 (27.47%) MS Excel
18 23 (25.27%) Cisco
18 23 (25.27%) DNS
19 22 (24.18%) SMTP
19 22 (24.18%) MS Exchange
19 22 (24.18%) vSphere
20 19 (20.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
20 19 (20.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 19 (20.88%) Presales
20 19 (20.88%) Cloud Computing

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 22 (24.18%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.38%) Apache
2 14 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (15.38%) JBoss
2 14 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 14 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 14 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 14 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.59%) IIS
6 4 (4.40%) IBM Domino
7 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (27.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.88%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (17.58%) SaaS
3 15 (16.48%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (7.69%) Office 365
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (42.86%) NAS
2 36 (39.56%) TCP/IP
3 32 (35.16%) Firewall
4 30 (32.97%) LDAP
5 29 (31.87%) VPN
6 23 (25.27%) DNS
7 22 (24.18%) SMTP
8 16 (17.58%) FTP
8 16 (17.58%) HTTP
9 13 (14.29%) Wireless
10 8 (8.79%) LAN
10 8 (8.79%) VLAN
10 8 (8.79%) WAN
11 4 (4.40%) IMAP
11 4 (4.40%) Wireshark
12 3 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (3.30%) DHCP
13 2 (2.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 2 (2.20%) FCoE
13 2 (2.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 30 (32.97%) Relational Database
3 17 (18.68%) Oracle Database
4 14 (15.38%) MySQL
4 14 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.10%) DB2
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) AQtime
1 4 (4.40%) LoadRunner
1 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.40%) WebLOAD
General
1 19 (20.88%) Telecoms
2 12 (13.19%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Law
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (52.75%) Support Engineer
2 33 (36.26%) Cloud Engineer
3 23 (25.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 19 (20.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 17 (18.68%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (17.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (17.58%) Infrastructure Support
7 16 (17.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 15 (16.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (15.38%) Applications Support
9 14 (15.38%) Linux Support
9 14 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
10 13 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
10 13 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (14.29%) Network Engineer
10 13 (14.29%) Server Engineer
10 13 (14.29%) Server Support
10 13 (14.29%) Storage Support Engineer
10 13 (14.29%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) LAMP
1 14 (15.38%) Middleware
1 14 (15.38%) Web Services
2 4 (4.40%) .NET
2 4 (4.40%) MAPI
3 2 (2.20%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.10%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.10%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.88%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) Replication
6 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 89 (97.80%) Windows
2 59 (64.84%) Windows Server
3 46 (50.55%) Linux
4 34 (37.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (20.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 16 (17.58%) Windows 7
8 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (12.09%) Unix
10 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.30%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.10%) AIX
12 1 (1.10%) HPUX
12 1 (1.10%) Solaris
12 1 (1.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) Presales
1 19 (20.88%) Server Monitoring
1 19 (20.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 18 (19.78%) ITIL
3 14 (15.38%) Web Operations
4 11 (12.09%) Network Design
5 9 (9.89%) Network Architecture
5 9 (9.89%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (9.89%) Network Planning
6 8 (8.79%) Data Protection
7 5 (5.49%) Data Management
8 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.40%) Defect Management
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (4.40%) Performance Engineering
8 4 (4.40%) Performance Testing
8 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.40%) Scrum
8 4 (4.40%) Test Strategy
9 3 (3.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) PowerShell
2 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 14 (15.38%) C
2 14 (15.38%) Perl
3 9 (9.89%) SQL
4 4 (4.40%) C#
4 4 (4.40%) C++
5 1 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (17.58%) CCNA
1 16 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.09%) CCIE
2 11 (12.09%) CCNP
3 10 (10.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (9.89%) CCIP
4 9 (9.89%) CCSA
4 9 (9.89%) CCSP
5 6 (6.59%) Degree
6 5 (5.49%) MCSA
6 5 (5.49%) MCSE
6 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.40%) MCTS
8 3 (3.30%) CCA
8 3 (3.30%) CCAA
8 3 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.30%) MCITP
8 3 (3.30%) VCP5
8 3 (3.30%) VCP6
8 3 (3.30%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (29.67%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (60.44%) Active Directory
2 50 (54.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (51.65%) Hyper-V
4 22 (24.18%) vSphere
5 18 (19.78%) vCloud
6 14 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (7.69%) XenApp
8 4 (4.40%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (15.38%) OpenAM
1 14 (15.38%) Puppet
2 9 (9.89%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.40%) Perfmon
4 3 (3.30%) PowerCLI
4 3 (3.30%) SCCM
4 3 (3.30%) vRealize
5 2 (2.20%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.10%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.10%) Legato
6 1 (1.10%) Nagios
6 1 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (64.84%) VMware
2 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
3 32 (35.16%) Oracle
4 27 (29.67%) NetApp
5 23 (25.27%) Cisco
6 18 (19.78%) Citrix
6 18 (19.78%) Red Hat
7 15 (16.48%) Sun
8 14 (15.38%) Huawei
9 11 (12.09%) CheckPoint
9 11 (12.09%) EMC
10 9 (9.89%) Veeam
11 6 (6.59%) HP
11 6 (6.59%) IBM
12 5 (5.49%) arcserve
13 4 (4.40%) CommVault
13 4 (4.40%) Symantec
14 3 (3.30%) Dell
14 3 (3.30%) Juniper
14 3 (3.30%) Veritas
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