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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 104 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 58 53 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.02% 1.66% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.21% 13.77% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 36
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
337 385 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.76% 12.07% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 205 265 281
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +7 28 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Edinburgh 0 14 £38,670 +10.48% 1
Stirling - 6 £32,750 -
South Ayrshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
West Lothian +3 2 £37,500 -46.42%
Aberdeen +2 2 £46,500 +13.41%
Renfrewshire -5 1 £30,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 93 (71.54%) Windows
2 73 (56.15%) VMware
3 66 (50.77%) Microsoft
4 64 (49.23%) Windows Server
5 59 (45.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 52 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 51 (39.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (37.69%) DNS
9 46 (35.38%) Firewall
10 42 (32.31%) Linux
11 40 (30.77%) Oracle
11 40 (30.77%) ITIL
11 40 (30.77%) DHCP
12 35 (26.92%) SQL
12 35 (26.92%) Hyper-V
13 34 (26.15%) SQL Server
14 33 (25.38%) TCP/IP
15 31 (23.85%) HP
15 31 (23.85%) IBM
16 30 (23.08%) Degree
16 30 (23.08%) Cisco
17 28 (21.54%) MS Excel
18 27 (20.77%) Windows Server 2008
18 27 (20.77%) SCCM
19 26 (20.00%) Solaris
20 24 (18.46%) Citrix
21 23 (17.69%) Windows Server 2003
21 23 (17.69%) Banking
22 22 (16.92%) Data Centre
23 21 (16.15%) Unix

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 16 (12.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.92%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.38%) IIS
4 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.31%) nginx
6 3 (2.31%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.31%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (21.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Markit EDM
1 11 (8.46%) MultiFonds
1 11 (8.46%) thinkFolio
2 4 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.69%) Office 365
3 6 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.85%) IaaS
5 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.77%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.77%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 49 (37.69%) DNS
2 46 (35.38%) Firewall
3 40 (30.77%) DHCP
4 33 (25.38%) TCP/IP
5 19 (14.62%) WAN
6 18 (13.85%) LAN
7 12 (9.23%) SSL
7 12 (9.23%) VPN
8 11 (8.46%) Multicast
9 9 (6.92%) HTTP
9 9 (6.92%) Internet
9 9 (6.92%) NAS
9 9 (6.92%) SSH
9 9 (6.92%) Wireless
10 6 (4.62%) VoIP
11 3 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.31%) IPsec
11 3 (2.31%) LDAP
11 3 (2.31%) Network Security
11 3 (2.31%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.46%) MySQL
2 11 (8.46%) RDBMS
2 11 (8.46%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.31%) Informix
5 3 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 23 (17.69%) Banking
2 12 (9.23%) Finance
3 11 (8.46%) Financial Institution
3 11 (8.46%) Games
3 11 (8.46%) Investment Banking
3 11 (8.46%) Private Banking
4 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (23.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (12.31%) Consultant
3 15 (11.54%) Architect
4 14 (10.77%) Administrator
4 14 (10.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 13 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.23%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (9.23%) Technical Engineer
7 11 (8.46%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
8 10 (7.69%) Unix Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) IT Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.62%) Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Server Engineer
11 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
11 5 (3.85%) Solaris Administrator
11 5 (3.85%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.31%) .NET
1 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.31%) HTML
1 3 (2.31%) LAMP
1 3 (2.31%) X-Windows
2 2 (1.54%) Middleware
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.77%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.92%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.23%) Public Cloud
3 11 (8.46%) Grid Computing
4 7 (5.38%) Clustering
5 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.08%) EqualLogic
6 4 (3.08%) VAX
6 4 (3.08%) VCE vBlock
7 3 (2.31%) Informatics
7 3 (2.31%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.54%) LIMS
8 2 (1.54%) PKI
8 2 (1.54%) Replication
8 2 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.77%) EPoS
9 1 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 93 (71.54%) Windows
2 64 (49.23%) Windows Server
3 51 (39.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (32.31%) Linux
5 27 (20.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (20.00%) Solaris
7 23 (17.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (16.15%) Unix
9 18 (13.85%) AIX
10 13 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (6.15%) HPUX
12 5 (3.85%) Windows 7
13 4 (3.08%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.77%) CentOS
14 1 (0.77%) SUSE
14 1 (0.77%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.77%) ITIL
2 17 (13.08%) Load Balancing
3 16 (12.31%) High Availability
4 14 (10.77%) Change Control
4 14 (10.77%) People Management
5 12 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (8.46%) Electronic Trading
6 11 (8.46%) Investment Management
7 10 (7.69%) Change Management
8 9 (6.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (6.15%) CRM
10 6 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.62%) Problem Management
11 5 (3.85%) DevOps
11 5 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (3.85%) Line Management
11 5 (3.85%) Presales
11 5 (3.85%) Re-Platforming
11 5 (3.85%) TOGAF
11 5 (3.85%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.92%) SQL
2 18 (13.85%) Perl
3 10 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.92%) Korn
4 9 (6.92%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.31%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.54%) VBScript
7 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (23.08%) Degree
2 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.92%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.92%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.38%) MCSE
5 6 (4.62%) CCNA
5 6 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.08%) MCSA
6 4 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.31%) CISSP
7 3 (2.31%) ISEB
7 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.54%) CEH
8 2 (1.54%) GIAC
8 2 (1.54%) HND
8 2 (1.54%) MCP
8 2 (1.54%) MCTS
8 2 (1.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.31%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.77%) COSHH
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.77%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (45.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 35 (26.92%) Hyper-V
4 16 (12.31%) vSphere
5 9 (6.92%) Sendmail
6 7 (5.38%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (5.38%) XenApp
7 4 (3.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (3.08%) Veritas File System
7 4 (3.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (3.08%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.31%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.31%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.77%) Docker
9 1 (0.77%) KVM
9 1 (0.77%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (20.77%) SCCM
2 19 (14.62%) SCOM
3 10 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (3.08%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (2.31%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.54%) QRadar
7 2 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.54%) WSUS
8 1 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (56.15%) VMware
2 66 (50.77%) Microsoft
3 40 (30.77%) Oracle
4 31 (23.85%) HP
4 31 (23.85%) IBM
5 30 (23.08%) Cisco
6 24 (18.46%) Citrix
7 18 (13.85%) Sun
8 16 (12.31%) EMC
9 12 (9.23%) Dell
10 11 (8.46%) Bloomberg
10 11 (8.46%) Calypso
10 11 (8.46%) Charles River
10 11 (8.46%) Fidessa
10 11 (8.46%) Linedata
10 11 (8.46%) Red Hat
10 11 (8.46%) Reuters
10 11 (8.46%) Sybase
11 9 (6.92%) Veritas
12 7 (5.38%) Remedy
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