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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 100 101 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 611 628 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.93% 2.82% 3.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.07% 12.48% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 523 472 559
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
4344 5034 4755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.85% 22.61% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3489 3731 3681
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Surrey -12 202 £45,000 -4.25% 23
Hampshire +38 151 £42,500 +1.19% 12
Berkshire -26 100 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Buckinghamshire -8 40 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Oxfordshire -14 35 £40,000 +21.21% 3
West Sussex -7 34 £47,500 +34.75%
Kent +5 30 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Middlesex +12 13 £37,500 -37.50%
East Sussex +9 11 £42,000 +23.52% 2
Sussex -2 2 £40,000 -23.80%
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 766 (69.13%) Windows
2 707 (63.81%) VMware
3 521 (47.02%) Microsoft
4 459 (41.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 450 (40.61%) Active Directory
6 403 (36.37%) Linux
7 397 (35.83%) Cisco
8 353 (31.86%) Firewall
9 329 (29.69%) MS Exchange
10 326 (29.42%) HP
11 324 (29.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 318 (28.70%) Hyper-V
13 316 (28.52%) ITIL
14 269 (24.28%) NAS
15 262 (23.65%) WAN
16 260 (23.47%) Citrix
17 256 (23.10%) Windows Server 2012
18 250 (22.56%) SQL Server
19 248 (22.38%) LAN
20 245 (22.11%) DNS
21 239 (21.57%) Data Centre
22 226 (20.40%) SQL
23 221 (19.95%) vSphere
24 219 (19.77%) Exchange Server 2010
25 218 (19.68%) MS Excel
26 216 (19.49%) Microsoft Certification
27 195 (17.60%) TCP/IP
28 188 (16.97%) DHCP
29 171 (15.43%) MCSE
30 169 (15.25%) UNIX

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 329 (29.69%) MS Exchange
2 219 (19.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 118 (10.65%) SharePoint
4 100 (9.03%) Lync
5 94 (8.48%) IIS
6 77 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 69 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 42 (3.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 38 (3.43%) Apache
10 23 (2.08%) Tomcat
11 20 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
12 17 (1.53%) NetWeaver
13 13 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
14 11 (0.99%) OpenStack
14 11 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
16 9 (0.81%) SAS
17 7 (0.63%) WebLogic
17 7 (0.63%) JBoss
17 7 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 218 (19.68%) MS Excel
2 62 (5.60%) MS Office
3 16 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.54%) Maximo
3 5 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.27%) MFGPRO
6 2 (0.18%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.18%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.090%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.090%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 74 (6.68%) Office 365
2 51 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (3.34%) SaaS
4 25 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.99%) IaaS
6 21 (1.90%) PaaS
7 6 (0.54%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (0.36%) Symantec.cloud
9 1 (0.090%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.090%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.090%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.090%) Nimbula
9 1 (0.090%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 353 (31.86%) Firewall
2 269 (24.28%) NAS
3 262 (23.65%) WAN
4 248 (22.38%) LAN
5 245 (22.11%) DNS
6 195 (17.60%) TCP/IP
7 188 (16.97%) DHCP
8 159 (14.35%) VPN
9 137 (12.36%) iSCSI
10 105 (9.48%) Fibre Channel
11 92 (8.30%) VLAN
11 92 (8.30%) VoIP
12 53 (4.78%) Cisco ASA
13 48 (4.33%) Wireless
14 46 (4.15%) IPsec
15 45 (4.06%) Internet
16 39 (3.52%) SSL
17 32 (2.89%) Network Security
17 32 (2.89%) Unified Communications
17 32 (2.89%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (22.56%) SQL Server
2 59 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (4.33%) MySQL
4 42 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (2.62%) Oracle Database
6 28 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 19 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (1.62%) Hadoop
9 16 (1.44%) OLTP
10 14 (1.26%) DB2
10 14 (1.26%) Redis
11 13 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.08%) Big Data
13 11 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (0.63%) OpenStack Swift
16 6 (0.54%) NoSQL
17 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (1.35%) Maven
2 12 (1.08%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.81%) Subversion
3 9 (0.81%) YourKit
3 9 (0.81%) Eclipse
4 8 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.54%) JIRA
6 3 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.18%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.18%) Redmine
8 1 (0.090%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.090%) Ant
8 1 (0.090%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.090%) TeamCity
General
1 129 (11.64%) Finance
2 45 (4.06%) Telecoms
3 41 (3.70%) Retail
4 15 (1.35%) Legal
5 12 (1.08%) Marketing
6 11 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 11 (0.99%) Spanish Language
7 9 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 9 (0.81%) Back Office
8 8 (0.72%) Electronics
9 7 (0.63%) French Language
9 7 (0.63%) German Language
9 7 (0.63%) Billing
9 7 (0.63%) Law
9 7 (0.63%) Banking
10 5 (0.45%) Advertising
11 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.18%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.090%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.090%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 211 (19.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 166 (14.98%) Support Engineer
3 132 (11.91%) Consultant
4 115 (10.38%) Systems Engineer
5 94 (8.48%) Administrator
6 89 (8.03%) Systems Administrator
7 84 (7.58%) Architect
8 73 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
9 68 (6.14%) Analyst
10 53 (4.78%) Storage Engineer
11 50 (4.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 48 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 44 (3.97%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 41 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
15 40 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
16 39 (3.52%) Technical Support
17 36 (3.25%) Technical Consultant
18 35 (3.16%) Technical Architect
18 35 (3.16%) Infrastructure Designer
18 35 (3.16%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (4.06%) .NET
2 22 (1.99%) Web Services
2 22 (1.99%) HTML
3 19 (1.71%) J2EE
4 18 (1.62%) jQuery
5 15 (1.35%) CSS
6 13 (1.17%) Hibernate
7 11 (0.99%) Spring
8 9 (0.81%) Lucene
8 9 (0.81%) Middleware
8 9 (0.81%) Spring MVC
8 9 (0.81%) Spring Integration
9 7 (0.63%) Kafka
9 7 (0.63%) AngularJS
9 7 (0.63%) Software Packaging
9 7 (0.63%) Apache Camel
9 7 (0.63%) JSP
9 7 (0.63%) MAPI
10 6 (0.54%) XML
10 6 (0.54%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 239 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 129 (11.64%) Clustering
3 96 (8.66%) Replication
4 94 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (5.23%) Management Information System
6 56 (5.05%) EqualLogic
7 43 (3.88%) Enterprise Storage
8 39 (3.52%) EMC VNX
9 28 (2.53%) Computer Science
10 27 (2.44%) Fat Client
10 27 (2.44%) Thin Client
11 22 (1.99%) Blackberry
12 20 (1.81%) Statistics
13 18 (1.62%) BYOD
14 17 (1.53%) FlexPod
14 17 (1.53%) AS400
15 16 (1.44%) Client/Server
15 16 (1.44%) iPhone
16 13 (1.17%) PKI
17 12 (1.08%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 766 (69.13%) Windows
2 403 (36.37%) Linux
3 324 (29.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 256 (23.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 169 (15.25%) UNIX
6 133 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 69 (6.23%) Windows 7
9 66 (5.96%) Solaris
10 45 (4.06%) Windows 8
11 41 (3.70%) CentOS
12 35 (3.16%) Windows XP
13 30 (2.71%) AIX
14 19 (1.71%) Data ONTAP
15 15 (1.35%) SUSE
15 15 (1.35%) Android
16 13 (1.17%) Debian
16 13 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
17 11 (0.99%) VMS
18 10 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (28.52%) ITIL
2 141 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 105 (9.48%) Load Balancing
4 100 (9.03%) Project Management
5 83 (7.49%) Change Management
6 75 (6.77%) Business Continuity
7 62 (5.60%) Service Delivery
8 60 (5.42%) Migration
9 56 (5.05%) Service Management
10 51 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
11 50 (4.51%) E-Commerce
12 48 (4.33%) Capacity Management
13 46 (4.15%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (4.06%) Capacity Planning
14 45 (4.06%) High Availability
15 43 (3.88%) Mentoring
16 40 (3.61%) Configuration Management
17 38 (3.43%) Patch Management
18 33 (2.98%) Technical Architecture
18 33 (2.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 226 (20.40%) SQL
2 64 (5.78%) PowerShell
3 51 (4.60%) Java
4 38 (3.43%) Perl
5 35 (3.16%) C
6 28 (2.53%) Python
7 25 (2.26%) JavaScript
8 22 (1.99%) Bash Shell
9 20 (1.81%) Shell Script
10 16 (1.44%) Ruby
11 15 (1.35%) VBScript
12 12 (1.08%) AWK
13 10 (0.90%) PHP
14 7 (0.63%) Tcl
15 4 (0.36%) Scala
16 3 (0.27%) sed
17 2 (0.18%) Korn
17 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.090%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.090%) C++
Qualifications
1 216 (19.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 171 (15.43%) MCSE
3 159 (14.35%) Cisco Certification
4 142 (12.82%) CCNA
5 129 (11.64%) Security Cleared
6 125 (11.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 86 (7.76%) Degree
8 73 (6.59%) SC Cleared
9 58 (5.23%) MCSA
10 56 (5.05%) CCNP
11 51 (4.60%) MCITP
12 50 (4.51%) MCP
13 22 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
14 21 (1.90%) CCA
15 19 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 16 (1.44%) DV Cleared
17 12 (1.08%) VCP4
17 12 (1.08%) VCAP
18 11 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
19 10 (0.90%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (5.96%) SLA
2 45 (4.06%) PCI DSS
3 32 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.90%) QA
5 8 (0.72%) COBIT
6 5 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.27%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.090%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 459 (41.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 450 (40.61%) Active Directory
3 318 (28.70%) Hyper-V
4 221 (19.95%) vSphere
5 88 (7.94%) VMware ESX
6 80 (7.22%) XenApp
7 69 (6.23%) vCloud
8 67 (6.05%) VMware ESXi
9 35 (3.16%) ISA Server
10 34 (3.07%) Forefront TMG
10 34 (3.07%) XenDesktop
11 33 (2.98%) Terminal Services
12 28 (2.53%) XenServer
13 25 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
14 23 (2.08%) Firmware
14 23 (2.08%) UAG
15 21 (1.90%) NFS
16 17 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
17 16 (1.44%) DFS Replication
18 15 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 142 (12.82%) SCCM
2 106 (9.57%) SCOM
3 55 (4.96%) WSUS
4 51 (4.60%) Backup Exec
5 44 (3.97%) NetBackup
6 38 (3.43%) Nagios
7 35 (3.16%) SCVMM
8 25 (2.26%) HP Data Protector
8 25 (2.26%) Puppet
9 21 (1.90%) EMC NetWorker
9 21 (1.90%) Oracle ZFS
10 16 (1.44%) Hyperic
10 16 (1.44%) SCSM
10 16 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 14 (1.26%) HAProxy
12 13 (1.17%) EdgeSight
12 13 (1.17%) EMC VPLEX
13 11 (0.99%) ARCserve
13 11 (0.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 9 (0.81%) vMotion
Vendors
1 707 (63.81%) VMware
2 521 (47.02%) Microsoft
3 397 (35.83%) Cisco
4 326 (29.42%) HP
5 260 (23.47%) Citrix
6 167 (15.07%) EMC
7 141 (12.73%) NetApp
8 121 (10.92%) Oracle
9 117 (10.56%) Dell
10 85 (7.67%) 3PAR
11 83 (7.49%) Brocade
12 81 (7.31%) Symantec
13 80 (7.22%) IBM
14 71 (6.41%) Red Hat
15 56 (5.05%) Juniper
16 51 (4.60%) Sun
17 49 (4.42%) Veeam
18 45 (4.06%) SolarWinds
19 39 (3.52%) CommVault
20 33 (2.98%) Veritas
Staines, Middlesex
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £70k plus excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Unrivalled benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus, pension and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and 36 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 + & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum £35,000 to £38,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago