The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 97 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 612 598 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.95% 2.84% 3.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.55% 13.90% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 504 478 576
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,900 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
SAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4516 4302 5065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.80% 20.44% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3472 3344 4093
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SAN Salary Trend in the South East

SAN
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in the South East

SAN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Berkshire -4 180 £45,000 - 16
Surrey -12 124 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Hampshire +44 110 £36,000 -10.00% 12
Oxfordshire +10 51 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Kent +18 37 £43,250 -8.94% 2
West Sussex +17 37 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East Sussex -4 29 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Buckinghamshire -29 29 £42,000 +1.20% 5
Middlesex -3 7 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Sussex +4 3 £35,000 -
Home Counties - 3 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 866 (70.29%) Windows
2 819 (66.48%) VMware
3 522 (42.37%) Microsoft
4 508 (41.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 507 (41.15%) Active Directory
6 474 (38.47%) Cisco
7 436 (35.39%) Firewall
8 386 (31.33%) Linux
9 385 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 345 (28.00%) HP
11 326 (26.46%) MS Exchange
12 310 (25.16%) Hyper-V
13 303 (24.59%) Citrix
14 294 (23.86%) ITIL
15 286 (23.21%) SQL Server
16 277 (22.48%) SQL
17 269 (21.83%) MS Excel
18 268 (21.75%) Windows Server 2012
19 260 (21.10%) WAN
20 252 (20.45%) DNS
21 244 (19.81%) Microsoft Certification
22 241 (19.56%) NAS
23 239 (19.40%) vSphere
24 221 (17.94%) LAN
25 212 (17.21%) DHCP
26 209 (16.96%) TCP/IP
27 201 (16.31%) Cisco Certification
28 197 (15.99%) EMC
29 192 (15.58%) MCSE
30 186 (15.10%) Windows Server 2003

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 326 (26.46%) MS Exchange
2 141 (11.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 107 (8.69%) SharePoint
4 98 (7.95%) IIS
5 79 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 71 (5.76%) Lync
7 66 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 66 (5.36%) Apache
8 48 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 35 (2.84%) JBoss
10 29 (2.35%) Tomcat
11 23 (1.87%) WebSphere
12 22 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
13 21 (1.70%) SAS
13 21 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 19 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
15 16 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
16 11 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 11 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (0.65%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 269 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 99 (8.04%) MS Office
3 11 (0.89%) MS Project
4 10 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.57%) SPSS
6 4 (0.32%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.081%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.73%) Oracle BRM
2 8 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.16%) Maximo
4 2 (0.16%) ENOVIA
4 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.081%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.081%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.081%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.65%) SaaS
2 38 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (2.68%) IaaS
4 30 (2.44%) PaaS
5 29 (2.35%) Office 365
6 27 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.081%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 436 (35.39%) Firewall
2 260 (21.10%) WAN
3 252 (20.45%) DNS
4 241 (19.56%) NAS
5 221 (17.94%) LAN
6 212 (17.21%) DHCP
7 209 (16.96%) TCP/IP
8 130 (10.55%) VPN
8 130 (10.55%) iSCSI
9 98 (7.95%) Cisco ASA
10 84 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
11 78 (6.33%) VLAN
12 68 (5.52%) VoIP
13 66 (5.36%) Wireless
14 55 (4.46%) Network Security
15 49 (3.98%) HTTP
16 43 (3.49%) Internet
17 41 (3.33%) LDAP
17 41 (3.33%) IPsec
18 38 (3.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 73 (5.93%) MySQL
3 69 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 60 (4.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (2.19%) Hadoop
5 27 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (1.87%) Oracle Database
6 23 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 22 (1.79%) DB2
8 17 (1.38%) Relational Database
9 15 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (0.97%) Big Data
11 11 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (0.65%) MS Access
13 8 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.49%) OLAP
15 5 (0.41%) Ingres
15 5 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (1.95%) Eclipse
1 24 (1.95%) Maven
2 18 (1.46%) YourKit
3 9 (0.73%) LoadRunner
3 9 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.16%) Ant
8 1 (0.081%) Subversion
8 1 (0.081%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.081%) WinDbg
General
1 92 (7.47%) Finance
2 32 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 24 (1.95%) Retail
4 20 (1.62%) Spanish Language
5 16 (1.30%) French Language
5 16 (1.30%) German Language
6 15 (1.22%) Banking
6 15 (1.22%) Legal
6 15 (1.22%) Electronics
7 12 (0.97%) Advertising
8 8 (0.65%) Marketing
9 7 (0.57%) Automotive
10 5 (0.41%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.41%) Military
11 4 (0.32%) Publishing
11 4 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.24%) Billing
13 2 (0.16%) Local Government
13 2 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 211 (17.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 204 (16.56%) Support Engineer
3 110 (8.93%) Administrator
4 107 (8.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 103 (8.36%) Architect
6 91 (7.39%) Analyst
7 90 (7.31%) Consultant
8 85 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
9 82 (6.66%) Systems Engineer
10 73 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 69 (5.60%) Storage Engineer
12 66 (5.36%) Technical Support
13 60 (4.87%) Technical Architect
14 50 (4.06%) Technical Engineer
15 47 (3.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 43 (3.49%) Network Engineer
16 43 (3.49%) Support Analyst
17 41 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
18 40 (3.25%) Server Engineer
19 36 (2.92%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.92%) .NET
2 33 (2.68%) CSS
3 32 (2.60%) Hibernate
4 28 (2.27%) HTML
4 28 (2.27%) Spring
4 28 (2.27%) jQuery
5 27 (2.19%) Spring Integration
5 27 (2.19%) Lucene
6 26 (2.11%) LAMP
7 20 (1.62%) Spring MVC
8 19 (1.54%) J2EE
9 17 (1.38%) Web Services
10 8 (0.65%) COM+
10 8 (0.65%) Middleware
11 7 (0.57%) .NET Framework
11 7 (0.57%) Flash
11 7 (0.57%) J2SE
12 6 (0.49%) XML
13 5 (0.41%) JDBC
13 5 (0.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 149 (12.09%) Clustering
2 103 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (6.57%) Replication
4 53 (4.30%) Thin Client
4 53 (4.30%) Fat Client
5 47 (3.81%) Computer Science
6 45 (3.65%) Management Information System
7 37 (3.00%) EqualLogic
8 33 (2.68%) Blackberry
9 32 (2.60%) Enterprise Storage
10 21 (1.70%) PKI
11 19 (1.54%) Mainframe
12 18 (1.46%) iPhone
12 18 (1.46%) Open Source
13 14 (1.14%) iSeries
13 14 (1.14%) PMI
14 13 (1.06%) FlexPod
15 10 (0.81%) e-Health
16 9 (0.73%) Statistics
16 9 (0.73%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 866 (70.29%) Windows
2 386 (31.33%) Linux
3 385 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 268 (21.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 186 (15.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 165 (13.39%) UNIX
7 116 (9.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 116 (9.42%) Windows 7
8 70 (5.68%) Windows 8
9 67 (5.44%) Solaris
10 64 (5.19%) Windows XP
10 64 (5.19%) CentOS
11 45 (3.65%) AIX
12 29 (2.35%) SUSE
13 23 (1.87%) Ubuntu
13 23 (1.87%) VMS
14 19 (1.54%) Windows 2000
15 17 (1.38%) Android
16 14 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
16 14 (1.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (23.86%) ITIL
2 119 (9.66%) Project Management
3 115 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 112 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 71 (5.76%) Migration
6 69 (5.60%) Performance Tuning
7 68 (5.52%) Change Management
7 68 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (5.11%) Capacity Management
9 62 (5.03%) Service Delivery
10 61 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
11 57 (4.63%) Incident Management
12 55 (4.46%) PRINCE2
13 54 (4.38%) Problem Management
14 52 (4.22%) Mentoring
15 50 (4.06%) Root Cause Analysis
16 47 (3.81%) Service Management
17 43 (3.49%) Kalman Filter
18 39 (3.17%) Network Design
19 38 (3.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 277 (22.48%) SQL
2 70 (5.68%) PowerShell
3 58 (4.71%) Java
4 50 (4.06%) Perl
5 28 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 17 (1.38%) PHP
7 16 (1.30%) Python
7 16 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 16 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 12 (0.97%) Ruby
9 8 (0.65%) VBScript
9 8 (0.65%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.32%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.32%) C
10 4 (0.32%) C#
10 4 (0.32%) VB
11 3 (0.24%) C++
12 2 (0.16%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.081%) Scala
13 1 (0.081%) Korn
Qualifications
1 244 (19.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 201 (16.31%) Cisco Certification
3 192 (15.58%) MCSE
4 161 (13.07%) CCNA
5 144 (11.69%) Degree
6 122 (9.90%) Security Cleared
7 117 (9.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 103 (8.36%) SC Cleared
9 100 (8.12%) MCSA
10 66 (5.36%) MCITP
11 64 (5.19%) CCNP
12 49 (3.98%) Citrix Certification
13 48 (3.90%) CCA
14 41 (3.33%) MCP
15 34 (2.76%) VCP4
15 34 (2.76%) DV Cleared
16 21 (1.70%) NCDA
16 21 (1.70%) MCTS
17 18 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 17 (1.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (9.98%) SLA
2 36 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.14%) QA
5 12 (0.97%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.73%) COBIT
7 1 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 508 (41.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 507 (41.15%) Active Directory
3 310 (25.16%) Hyper-V
4 239 (19.40%) vSphere
5 144 (11.69%) XenApp
6 94 (7.63%) VMware ESX
7 72 (5.84%) VMware ESXi
8 66 (5.36%) Terminal Services
9 62 (5.03%) XenDesktop
10 41 (3.33%) ISA Server
11 40 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
11 40 (3.25%) Forefront TMG
11 40 (3.25%) vCloud
12 38 (3.08%) UAG
13 28 (2.27%) XenServer
13 28 (2.27%) VMware Server
14 18 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
15 16 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 13 (1.06%) NFS
17 11 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 131 (10.63%) SCCM
2 105 (8.52%) Backup Exec
3 99 (8.04%) SCOM
4 57 (4.63%) NetBackup
5 52 (4.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 48 (3.90%) Nagios
6 48 (3.90%) Puppet
7 40 (3.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 30 (2.44%) SCVMM
9 27 (2.19%) WSUS
10 26 (2.11%) ARCserve
11 24 (1.95%) EdgeSight
12 22 (1.79%) Legato
13 17 (1.38%) Netcool
13 17 (1.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 16 (1.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 14 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 12 (0.97%) SCSM
17 11 (0.89%) OpenAM
18 9 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 819 (66.48%) VMware
2 522 (42.37%) Microsoft
3 474 (38.47%) Cisco
4 345 (28.00%) HP
5 303 (24.59%) Citrix
6 197 (15.99%) EMC
7 167 (13.56%) Oracle
8 133 (10.80%) Symantec
9 127 (10.31%) Red Hat
10 124 (10.06%) Juniper
11 118 (9.58%) Dell
12 115 (9.33%) NetApp
13 108 (8.77%) IBM
14 95 (7.71%) Veeam
15 69 (5.60%) 3PAR
16 63 (5.11%) Veritas
17 53 (4.30%) F5
18 52 (4.22%) Brocade
19 50 (4.06%) Sun
20 42 (3.41%) Avaya
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £32k - £38k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23-40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + pen,health
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £60 to £75k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: 4 days ago
Forest Row, East Sussex
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £28,000 per annum (circa)
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000pa Depending On Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago