The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 38 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.94% 1.82% 3.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.74% 9.16% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 19
Median salary £50,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £30,550 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £46,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 131 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.80% 19.91% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 75 113 114
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SAN
Salary Trend in Slough

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

SAN Salary Trend in Slough

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Slough region with a requirement for SAN.

1 19 (90.48%) Windows
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (66.67%) HP
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) Linux
6 9 (42.86%) MCSE
6 9 (42.86%) IBM
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 8 (38.10%) Dell
7 8 (38.10%) CCNA
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) CCNP
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) Network Security
8 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (33.33%) High Availability
9 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
9 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (28.57%) Juniper
10 5 (23.81%) ISA Server
10 5 (23.81%) VBScript
10 5 (23.81%) ITIL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) Network Security
3 5 (23.81%) DHCP
3 5 (23.81%) NAS
3 5 (23.81%) SMTP
3 5 (23.81%) SNMP
3 5 (23.81%) VoIP
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) NetScreen
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (23.81%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) IT Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Network Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Operations Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Operations Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (47.62%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) High Availability
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) MCSE
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (38.10%) CCNA
4 7 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (23.81%) CCVP
6 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
7 1 (4.76%) MCP
7 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 5 (23.81%) ISA Server
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) FortiGate
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) HP
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) IBM
4 8 (38.10%) Dell
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco
6 6 (28.57%) Juniper
7 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
7 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
8 3 (14.29%) Fortinet
8 3 (14.29%) NetApp
8 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 3 (14.29%) Veeam
9 1 (4.76%) Brocade
9 1 (4.76%) EMC
9 1 (4.76%) ProCurve