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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 102 109 119
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 59 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.08% 1.81% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.85% 14.25% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 43
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £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
313 400 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.05% 12.71% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 178 268 286
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 June 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 June 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 -14 26 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Edinburgh +13 21 £57,500 +27.77%
Stirling - 4 £32,500 - 2
Aberdeen +7 2 £46,500 +13.41%
West Lothian 0 2 £37,500 -46.42%
South Ayrshire - 2 £60,000 - 3
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £30,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 98 (75.97%) Windows
2 80 (62.02%) VMware
3 71 (55.04%) Windows Server
4 67 (51.94%) Microsoft
5 63 (48.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 56 (43.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (42.64%) Active Directory
8 47 (36.43%) DNS
9 41 (31.78%) DHCP
10 40 (31.01%) ITIL
10 40 (31.01%) Firewall
11 36 (27.91%) Hyper-V
12 35 (27.13%) Degree
12 35 (27.13%) Linux
13 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 32 (24.81%) Oracle
14 32 (24.81%) SQL Server
14 32 (24.81%) Cisco
15 31 (24.03%) IBM
15 31 (24.03%) SQL
16 29 (22.48%) MS Excel
16 29 (22.48%) HP
17 26 (20.16%) TCP/IP
17 26 (20.16%) SCCM
18 24 (18.60%) Banking
18 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
18 24 (18.60%) Data Centre
19 21 (16.28%) Citrix
19 21 (16.28%) SCOM
19 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure

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 18 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.98%) IIS
3 8 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.78%) nginx
8 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (22.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Markit EDM
1 12 (9.30%) MultiFonds
1 12 (9.30%) thinkFolio
2 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.53%) Office 365
3 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.88%) IaaS
4 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.78%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 47 (36.43%) DNS
2 41 (31.78%) DHCP
3 40 (31.01%) Firewall
4 26 (20.16%) TCP/IP
5 17 (13.18%) WAN
6 15 (11.63%) LAN
7 12 (9.30%) Multicast
7 12 (9.30%) VPN
8 11 (8.53%) NAS
9 8 (6.20%) SSL
9 8 (6.20%) Wireless
10 5 (3.88%) HTTP
10 5 (3.88%) Internet
10 5 (3.88%) SSH
11 4 (3.10%) Network Security
12 3 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.33%) IPsec
12 3 (2.33%) VoIP
13 2 (1.55%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.30%) MySQL
2 12 (9.30%) RDBMS
2 12 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.78%) Informix
6 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (18.60%) Banking
2 16 (12.40%) Finance
3 12 (9.30%) Financial Institution
3 12 (9.30%) Games
3 12 (9.30%) Investment Banking
3 12 (9.30%) Private Banking
4 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (24.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (12.40%) Consultant
3 15 (11.63%) Administrator
4 14 (10.85%) Architect
4 14 (10.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 12 (9.30%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (7.75%) IT Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Technical Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Unix Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Unix Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Solaris Administrator
11 5 (3.88%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (3.10%) IT Consultant
12 4 (3.10%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.33%) X-Windows
2 2 (1.55%) Middleware
2 2 (1.55%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.78%) COM
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) LAMP
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.85%) Public Cloud
3 12 (9.30%) Grid Computing
4 10 (7.75%) Clustering
5 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (3.88%) EqualLogic
6 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.10%) VCE vBlock
8 3 (2.33%) Informatics
8 3 (2.33%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.55%) LIMS
9 2 (1.55%) PKI
9 2 (1.55%) Replication
9 2 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.55%) VAX
10 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 98 (75.97%) Windows
2 71 (55.04%) Windows Server
3 56 (43.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (27.13%) Linux
5 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (15.50%) Solaris
8 15 (11.63%) Unix
9 13 (10.08%) AIX
10 12 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (4.65%) HPUX
11 6 (4.65%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.33%) OpenVMS
13 2 (1.55%) CentOS
14 1 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.78%) SUSE
14 1 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.01%) ITIL
2 19 (14.73%) High Availability
3 17 (13.18%) Load Balancing
4 15 (11.63%) People Management
5 14 (10.85%) Change Control
6 12 (9.30%) Electronic Trading
6 12 (9.30%) Investment Management
7 11 (8.53%) Change Management
8 10 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (6.20%) CRM
11 6 (4.65%) Line Management
11 6 (4.65%) TOGAF
12 5 (3.88%) Business Continuity
12 5 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (3.88%) Problem Management
12 5 (3.88%) Re-Platforming
12 5 (3.88%) Zachman Framework
13 4 (3.10%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.03%) SQL
2 13 (10.08%) Perl
2 13 (10.08%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.98%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.65%) Korn
5 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.78%) Ruby
6 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (27.13%) Degree
2 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.98%) MCSE
4 7 (5.43%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.65%) CCNA
5 6 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.65%) MCSA
6 3 (2.33%) CISSP
6 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.55%) CEH
7 2 (1.55%) GIAC
7 2 (1.55%) HND
7 2 (1.55%) MCP
7 2 (1.55%) MCTS
7 2 (1.55%) SANS
8 1 (0.78%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.78%) ISEB
8 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.40%) SLA
2 5 (3.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.78%) COSHH
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (48.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (42.64%) Active Directory
3 36 (27.91%) Hyper-V
4 20 (15.50%) vSphere
5 6 (4.65%) XenApp
6 5 (3.88%) Sendmail
6 5 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (3.10%) Veritas File System
7 4 (3.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (3.10%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.55%) KVM
8 2 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.78%) Docker
9 1 (0.78%) NFS
9 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (20.16%) SCCM
2 21 (16.28%) SCOM
3 8 (6.20%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (3.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (3.10%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.10%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (3.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (2.33%) Puppet
7 3 (2.33%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.55%) QRadar
8 2 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.78%) Ansible
9 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (62.02%) VMware
2 67 (51.94%) Microsoft
3 32 (24.81%) Cisco
3 32 (24.81%) Oracle
4 31 (24.03%) IBM
5 29 (22.48%) HP
6 21 (16.28%) Citrix
7 18 (13.95%) EMC
8 15 (11.63%) Dell
9 12 (9.30%) Bloomberg
9 12 (9.30%) Calypso
9 12 (9.30%) Charles River
9 12 (9.30%) Fidessa
9 12 (9.30%) Linedata
9 12 (9.30%) Reuters
9 12 (9.30%) Sybase
10 11 (8.53%) Sun
11 9 (6.98%) Red Hat
12 8 (6.20%) Intel Security
12 8 (6.20%) Veritas
Prestwick
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stirling
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus car and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum + on call + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Ayrshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ayr
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago