The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 91 106 123
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 76 52 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.64% 1.65% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.97% 12.97% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 46
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
346 401 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.04% 12.76% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 188 256 340
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Scotland

SAN
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +10 41 £39,250 -12.77% 2
Edinburgh +18 31 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Renfrewshire - 3 £46,000 -
Fife - 1 £29,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 120 (85.71%) Windows
2 92 (65.71%) VMware
3 86 (61.43%) Windows Server
4 78 (55.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 76 (54.29%) Microsoft
6 73 (52.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (45.71%) Active Directory
8 55 (39.29%) ITIL
9 48 (34.29%) DNS
10 47 (33.57%) DHCP
11 43 (30.71%) SQL
11 43 (30.71%) MS Excel
11 43 (30.71%) Hyper-V
12 41 (29.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 41 (29.29%) SQL Server
13 35 (25.00%) Oracle
14 34 (24.29%) SCCM
15 33 (23.57%) Windows Server 2003
16 32 (22.86%) Firewall
16 32 (22.86%) Linux
16 32 (22.86%) Degree
17 31 (22.14%) SCOM
18 30 (21.43%) IBM
19 27 (19.29%) Microsoft Azure
20 26 (18.57%) Banking
20 26 (18.57%) Finance
21 25 (17.86%) Cisco
21 25 (17.86%) HP
22 24 (17.14%) EMC
23 23 (16.43%) Data Centre

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (15.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.57%) IIS
3 11 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.29%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.14%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (30.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Markit EDM
1 12 (8.57%) MultiFonds
1 12 (8.57%) thinkFolio
2 6 (4.29%) Infor SunSystems
2 6 (4.29%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 27 (19.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.71%) Office 365
3 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.71%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 48 (34.29%) DNS
2 47 (33.57%) DHCP
3 32 (22.86%) Firewall
4 16 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 16 (11.43%) WAN
5 14 (10.00%) LAN
6 12 (8.57%) Multicast
7 8 (5.71%) NAS
8 7 (5.00%) VPN
9 6 (4.29%) Wireless
10 5 (3.57%) Internet
11 4 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (2.86%) Network Security
11 4 (2.86%) WAAS
12 3 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.14%) IPsec
12 3 (2.14%) SSL
13 2 (1.43%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.71%) FirePass
14 1 (0.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 14 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.57%) MySQL
4 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.71%) DTS
8 1 (0.71%) GIS
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 7
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (18.57%) Banking
1 26 (18.57%) Finance
2 12 (8.57%) Financial Institution
2 12 (8.57%) Investment Banking
2 12 (8.57%) Private Banking
3 10 (7.14%) Games
4 3 (2.14%) Back Office
4 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (29.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (13.57%) Consultant
3 15 (10.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 11 (7.86%) Administrator
4 11 (7.86%) Architect
4 11 (7.86%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (6.43%) Analyst
5 9 (6.43%) IT Engineer
6 6 (4.29%) Backup Administrator
6 6 (4.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.29%) Storage Administrator
7 5 (3.57%) EMC Storage Administrator
7 5 (3.57%) Environment Analyst
7 5 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (3.57%) Windows Specialist
8 4 (2.86%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 4 (2.86%) IT Consultant
8 4 (2.86%) Technical Architect
8 4 (2.86%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) Software Packaging
1 3 (2.14%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (2.14%) X-Windows
2 2 (1.43%) Middleware
3 1 (0.71%) COM
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.43%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.71%) Clustering
3 14 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 12 (8.57%) Grid Computing
5 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.57%) Replication
6 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.86%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.86%) VCE vBlock
7 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.43%) EPoS
8 2 (1.43%) PKI
8 2 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.43%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.71%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.71%) FMCG
9 1 (0.71%) Informatics
9 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.71%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 120 (85.71%) Windows
2 86 (61.43%) Windows Server
3 73 (52.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (29.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (23.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (22.86%) Linux
7 15 (10.71%) Unix
8 14 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (10.00%) Solaris
9 8 (5.71%) AIX
9 8 (5.71%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.14%) HPUX
11 2 (1.43%) CentOS
11 2 (1.43%) OpenVMS
11 2 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.71%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.71%) SUSE
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.29%) ITIL
2 20 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 18 (12.86%) High Availability
4 17 (12.14%) Change Control
5 16 (11.43%) Change Management
6 14 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (10.00%) People Management
7 12 (8.57%) Electronic Trading
7 12 (8.57%) Investment Management
8 9 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (5.71%) CRM
9 8 (5.71%) Service Management
10 6 (4.29%) ERP
10 6 (4.29%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.29%) Patch Management
10 6 (4.29%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (2.86%) Business Continuity
11 4 (2.86%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (30.71%) SQL
2 18 (12.86%) PowerShell
3 14 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.57%) Perl
5 2 (1.43%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.43%) Korn
5 2 (1.43%) VBScript
6 1 (0.71%) C
6 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.71%) Ruby
6 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (22.86%) Degree
2 19 (13.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (11.43%) MCSE
4 7 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.00%) MCSA
5 6 (4.29%) MCP
5 6 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.57%) CCNA
6 5 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.43%) CEH
7 2 (1.43%) GIAC
7 2 (1.43%) HND
7 2 (1.43%) MCTS
7 2 (1.43%) SANS
8 1 (0.71%) CISSP
8 1 (0.71%) OCP
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.57%) SLA
2 3 (2.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.71%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 78 (55.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (45.71%) Active Directory
3 43 (30.71%) Hyper-V
4 22 (15.71%) vSphere
5 6 (4.29%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.29%) XenApp
6 4 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (2.86%) Veritas File System
6 4 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (2.86%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.43%) KVM
8 1 (0.71%) Docker
8 1 (0.71%) NFS
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (24.29%) SCCM
2 31 (22.14%) SCOM
3 9 (6.43%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (5.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.14%) Puppet
6 3 (2.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.14%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.43%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.43%) QRadar
7 2 (1.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.71%) Ansible
8 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 92 (65.71%) VMware
2 76 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 35 (25.00%) Oracle
4 30 (21.43%) IBM
5 25 (17.86%) Cisco
5 25 (17.86%) HP
6 24 (17.14%) EMC
7 22 (15.71%) Citrix
8 20 (14.29%) Dell
9 12 (8.57%) Bloomberg
9 12 (8.57%) Calypso
9 12 (8.57%) Charles River
9 12 (8.57%) Fidessa
9 12 (8.57%) Linedata
9 12 (8.57%) Reuters
9 12 (8.57%) Sybase
10 10 (7.14%) Red Hat
10 10 (7.14%) Sun
11 9 (6.43%) Intel Security
12 6 (4.29%) Veritas
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Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + +Bonus +30 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lockheed Martin
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago