The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 95 115 115
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 57 51 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.04% 1.56% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.36% 14.37% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 49 28 37
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,377 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.94% -4.76%
SAN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
371 355 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.26% 10.87% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 240 233 299
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,800 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAN
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SAN Salary Trend in Scotland

SAN
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Scotland

SAN
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +23 27 £42,500 -
Edinburgh -7 10 £38,670 -0.20% 2
Stirling - 10 £32,750 -
South Ayrshire - 6 £60,000 -
Aberdeen +4 2 £46,500 +25.67%
Fife -5 1 £34,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SAN.

1 83 (69.75%) Windows
2 68 (57.14%) VMware
3 61 (51.26%) Microsoft
4 54 (45.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 51 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 45 (37.82%) Linux
6 45 (37.82%) Firewall
7 43 (36.13%) Active Directory
8 40 (33.61%) DNS
9 37 (31.09%) Oracle
9 37 (31.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (26.05%) SQL Server
10 31 (26.05%) SQL
10 31 (26.05%) DHCP
10 31 (26.05%) TCP/IP
10 31 (26.05%) HP
11 30 (25.21%) ITIL
11 30 (25.21%) Hyper-V
12 28 (23.53%) Cisco
13 26 (21.85%) IBM
13 26 (21.85%) Solaris
14 25 (21.01%) Citrix
15 24 (20.17%) MS Excel
16 22 (18.49%) Unix
16 22 (18.49%) Degree
17 21 (17.65%) SCCM
18 20 (16.81%) AIX
18 20 (16.81%) WAN
19 19 (15.97%) LAN
20 18 (15.13%) Sun

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 13 (10.92%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.04%) IIS
4 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.36%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.52%) nginx
6 3 (2.52%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.84%) MQSeries
Applications
1 24 (20.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Markit EDM
1 7 (5.88%) MultiFonds
1 7 (5.88%) thinkFolio
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.20%) IaaS
2 5 (4.20%) Office 365
3 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (37.82%) Firewall
2 40 (33.61%) DNS
3 31 (26.05%) DHCP
3 31 (26.05%) TCP/IP
4 20 (16.81%) WAN
5 19 (15.97%) LAN
6 11 (9.24%) SSL
6 11 (9.24%) VPN
6 11 (9.24%) Wireless
7 10 (8.40%) NAS
7 10 (8.40%) VoIP
8 9 (7.56%) HTTP
8 9 (7.56%) Internet
8 9 (7.56%) SSH
9 7 (5.88%) Multicast
10 3 (2.52%) LDAP
10 3 (2.52%) Skype
10 3 (2.52%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (1.68%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.72%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.88%) MySQL
4 7 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.52%) Informix
7 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 16 (13.45%) Banking
2 10 (8.40%) Finance
3 7 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 7 (5.88%) Games
3 7 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 7 (5.88%) Private Banking
4 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.68%) Back Office
6 2 (1.68%) Law
6 2 (1.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (20.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (13.45%) Architect
3 13 (10.92%) Consultant
3 13 (10.92%) Technical Engineer
4 12 (10.08%) Administrator
4 12 (10.08%) Analyst
4 12 (10.08%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (9.24%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 11 (9.24%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) Technical Architect
6 10 (8.40%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (8.40%) Unix Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 8 (6.72%) IT Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Server Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.20%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) .NET
1 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.52%) HTML
1 3 (2.52%) LAMP
1 3 (2.52%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.84%) Middleware
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.24%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.88%) Grid Computing
4 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (5.04%) VAX
5 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.52%) Clustering
6 3 (2.52%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.52%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.52%) Informatics
6 3 (2.52%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.68%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.68%) LIMS
7 2 (1.68%) Replication
7 2 (1.68%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.68%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.84%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 83 (69.75%) Windows
2 51 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 45 (37.82%) Linux
4 37 (31.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (21.85%) Solaris
6 22 (18.49%) Unix
7 20 (16.81%) AIX
8 18 (15.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (12.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (10.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (6.72%) HPUX
12 6 (5.04%) Windows 7
13 4 (3.36%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.84%) CentOS
14 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.21%) ITIL
2 15 (12.61%) Load Balancing
3 14 (11.76%) Change Control
4 11 (9.24%) High Availability
5 10 (8.40%) People Management
5 10 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (6.72%) Change Management
6 8 (6.72%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
7 7 (5.88%) Investment Management
8 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.20%) Presales
9 5 (4.20%) Re-Platforming
9 5 (4.20%) TOGAF
9 5 (4.20%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (3.36%) DevOps
10 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 4 (3.36%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.05%) SQL
2 18 (15.13%) Perl
3 9 (7.56%) Korn
3 9 (7.56%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.72%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.36%) VBScript
6 3 (2.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (18.49%) Degree
2 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.56%) SC Cleared
2 9 (7.56%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.88%) MCSE
4 6 (5.04%) CCNA
4 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.52%) CISSP
6 3 (2.52%) ISEB
6 3 (2.52%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.52%) MCSA
6 3 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.68%) CEH
7 2 (1.68%) GIAC
7 2 (1.68%) MCP
7 2 (1.68%) MCTS
7 2 (1.68%) SANS
8 1 (0.84%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) SLA
2 5 (4.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.84%) COSHH
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.84%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (45.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (36.13%) Active Directory
3 30 (25.21%) Hyper-V
4 12 (10.08%) vSphere
5 9 (7.56%) Sendmail
6 6 (5.04%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (4.20%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.20%) XenApp
8 4 (3.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (3.36%) Veritas File System
8 4 (3.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (2.52%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.52%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.84%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (17.65%) SCCM
2 14 (11.76%) SCOM
3 10 (8.40%) NetBackup
4 6 (5.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (3.36%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (2.52%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.68%) QRadar
7 2 (1.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.68%) WSUS
8 1 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 68 (57.14%) VMware
2 61 (51.26%) Microsoft
3 37 (31.09%) Oracle
4 31 (26.05%) HP
5 28 (23.53%) Cisco
6 26 (21.85%) IBM
7 25 (21.01%) Citrix
8 18 (15.13%) Sun
9 16 (13.45%) EMC
10 13 (10.92%) Red Hat
11 11 (9.24%) Dell
12 8 (6.72%) Veritas
13 7 (5.88%) Bloomberg
13 7 (5.88%) Calypso
13 7 (5.88%) Charles River
13 7 (5.88%) Fidessa
13 7 (5.88%) Linedata
13 7 (5.88%) Remedy
13 7 (5.88%) Reuters
13 7 (5.88%) Sybase
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Leidos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus +OT +28 days holiday
Posted: 15 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago