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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.58% 1.38% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 6.11% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £39,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SAN
Berkshire

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
133 131 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.23% 22.66% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 116 82 152
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Slough

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

SAN Salary Histogram in Slough

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

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

1 18 (81.82%) Windows
1 18 (81.82%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 10 (45.45%) DNS
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
5 9 (40.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (40.91%) Firewall
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (40.91%) MS Office
6 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
7 7 (31.82%) HP
8 6 (27.27%) Dell
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (27.27%) NetApp
8 6 (27.27%) LAN
8 6 (27.27%) WAN
8 6 (27.27%) DHCP
8 6 (27.27%) MCSE
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
8 6 (27.27%) MCITP
9 5 (22.73%) Degree
9 5 (22.73%) Computer Science

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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Office
2 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 9 (40.91%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) DHCP
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
3 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
5 4 (18.18%) Internet
5 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Administrator
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre Engineer
1 4 (18.18%) IT Administrator
1 4 (18.18%) IT Systems Administrator
1 4 (18.18%) Network Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Network Support
1 4 (18.18%) Network Support Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Server Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Server Support
1 4 (18.18%) Server Support Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Storage Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Storage Support Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Team Leader
3 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 4 (18.18%) EqualLogic
3 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.55%) HP Storage
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.55%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Server Building
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) High Availability
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Security
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (27.27%) MCITP
2 6 (27.27%) MCSE
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (22.73%) CCNA
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 4 (18.18%) VCP5
5 3 (13.64%) NCIE
6 2 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) vSphere
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.55%) NFS
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas File System
6 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCVMM
2 3 (13.64%) WSUS
3 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.09%) vRealize
4 1 (4.55%) Legato
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) HP
5 6 (27.27%) Dell
5 6 (27.27%) NetApp
6 4 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (18.18%) CA
7 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam
7 1 (4.55%) Veritas