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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 129 123 106
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 406 548 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.36% 2.61% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.99% 13.06% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 346 460 475
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.25%
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
3695 4196 5044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.45% 19.98% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2983 3399 3685
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +45 98 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Surrey -39 80 £51,500 +8.42% 10
Hampshire -48 66 £42,500 - 9
Buckinghamshire +37 61 £41,000 -12.29% 5
West Sussex +21 30 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Kent +9 26 £40,500 +1.25%
East Sussex +25 22 £47,500 +7.95% 3
Oxfordshire -18 19 £47,500 - 3
Middlesex +12 3 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Thames Valley - 1 £70,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 South East region with a requirement for SAN.

1 608 (70.62%) VMware
2 587 (68.18%) Windows
3 407 (47.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 388 (45.06%) Microsoft
5 351 (40.77%) Cisco
6 340 (39.49%) Active Directory
7 294 (34.15%) Firewall
8 268 (31.13%) Windows Server
9 260 (30.20%) Linux
10 241 (27.99%) ITIL
11 237 (27.53%) SQL Server
12 226 (26.25%) MS Exchange
13 216 (25.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 212 (24.62%) Citrix
15 211 (24.51%) Data Centre
16 198 (23.00%) NAS
17 192 (22.30%) WAN
18 187 (21.72%) TCP/IP
18 187 (21.72%) MS Excel
19 179 (20.79%) Hyper-V
20 175 (20.33%) LAN
21 169 (19.63%) SQL
22 167 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
23 166 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
24 163 (18.93%) Oracle
25 158 (18.35%) HP
26 155 (18.00%) vSphere
27 154 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
28 142 (16.49%) MCSE
28 142 (16.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 226 (26.25%) MS Exchange
2 85 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 71 (8.25%) Apache
4 68 (7.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 55 (6.39%) IIS
6 53 (6.16%) Tomcat
7 51 (5.92%) SharePoint
8 48 (5.57%) JBoss
9 40 (4.65%) WebSphere
10 36 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 35 (4.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 34 (3.95%) WebLogic
13 33 (3.83%) BizTalk Server
14 29 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
15 25 (2.90%) nginx
16 21 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
17 15 (1.74%) OpenStack
18 14 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 14 (1.63%) Skype for Business
19 7 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 187 (21.72%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) MS Project
3 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.23%) Maximo
2 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 116 (13.47%) Office 365
2 93 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (6.16%) SaaS
5 37 (4.30%) IaaS
6 24 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (2.32%) PaaS
8 6 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 294 (34.15%) Firewall
2 198 (23.00%) NAS
3 192 (22.30%) WAN
4 187 (21.72%) TCP/IP
5 175 (20.33%) LAN
6 136 (15.80%) DNS
7 118 (13.70%) VPN
8 95 (11.03%) DHCP
9 65 (7.55%) LDAP
9 65 (7.55%) Wireless
10 63 (7.32%) VLAN
11 53 (6.16%) HTTP
12 43 (4.99%) MPLS
13 42 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
14 41 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
15 36 (4.18%) SMTP
16 35 (4.07%) IPsec
17 32 (3.72%) Cisco Nexus
17 32 (3.72%) Network Security
17 32 (3.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (27.53%) SQL Server
2 79 (9.18%) Relational Database
3 64 (7.43%) MySQL
4 42 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 38 (4.41%) DB2
5 38 (4.41%) RDBMS
6 23 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 17 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (1.86%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.16%) MariaDB
12 10 (1.16%) OLTP
13 9 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.81%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
16 6 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (2.09%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.70%) AQtime
2 6 (0.70%) WebLOAD
3 4 (0.46%) JIRA
3 4 (0.46%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.12%) FindBugs
5 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.12%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.12%) sqlmap
5 1 (0.12%) Subversion
5 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 130 (15.10%) Finance
2 65 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 33 (3.83%) Retail
4 21 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (1.63%) Marketing
6 7 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.70%) Banking
8 4 (0.46%) Law
8 4 (0.46%) Local Government
9 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.35%) German Language
10 2 (0.23%) Advertising
10 2 (0.23%) Electronics
10 2 (0.23%) French Language
10 2 (0.23%) Legal
10 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.12%) Automotive
11 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 170 (19.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 133 (15.45%) Support Engineer
3 81 (9.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 79 (9.18%) VMware Engineer
5 77 (8.94%) Network Engineer
6 68 (7.90%) Cloud Engineer
7 66 (7.67%) Storage Engineer
8 63 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 62 (7.20%) Linux Engineer
10 59 (6.85%) Administrator
11 55 (6.39%) Analyst
12 49 (5.69%) Consultant
13 48 (5.57%) Server Support
14 47 (5.46%) 3rd Line Support
14 47 (5.46%) Linux Support
15 46 (5.34%) IT Support
15 46 (5.34%) Server Engineer
16 45 (5.23%) Architect
17 39 (4.53%) Cisco Engineer
18 36 (4.18%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (6.16%) Web Services
2 34 (3.95%) LAMP
3 32 (3.72%) .NET
4 29 (3.37%) Middleware
5 20 (2.32%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 17 (1.97%) HTML
7 8 (0.93%) ASP.NET
7 8 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (0.93%) CSS
7 8 (0.93%) XHTML
8 5 (0.58%) MAPI
8 5 (0.58%) SailPoint
9 4 (0.46%) Apache Flex
9 4 (0.46%) Java EE
9 4 (0.46%) Software Packaging
10 3 (0.35%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.23%) 802.1X
11 2 (0.23%) Flash
11 2 (0.23%) WAP
12 1 (0.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 211 (24.51%) Data Centre
2 78 (9.06%) Clustering
3 64 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 40 (4.65%) EMC VNX
6 32 (3.72%) Replication
7 29 (3.37%) Statistics
8 27 (3.14%) Management Information System
9 25 (2.90%) PKI
10 24 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (2.32%) FMCG
11 20 (2.32%) Visualisation
12 19 (2.21%) Driving Licence
13 15 (1.74%) EMC VMAX
13 15 (1.74%) Mainframe
14 14 (1.63%) Cryptography
14 14 (1.63%) Private Cloud
15 13 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
16 12 (1.39%) HP Storage
17 11 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 587 (68.18%) Windows
2 268 (31.13%) Windows Server
3 260 (30.20%) Linux
4 167 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 166 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 124 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 92 (10.69%) Unix
8 61 (7.08%) Windows 7
9 44 (5.11%) CentOS
10 37 (4.30%) Windows 8
11 31 (3.60%) Windows 10
11 31 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (3.02%) Solaris
13 24 (2.79%) Windows XP
14 19 (2.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 18 (2.09%) AIX
16 9 (1.05%) SUSE
16 9 (1.05%) VMS
17 8 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
18 7 (0.81%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (27.99%) ITIL
2 80 (9.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 66 (7.67%) Project Management
4 57 (6.62%) Network Design
5 53 (6.16%) Presales
6 52 (6.04%) Load Balancing
7 45 (5.23%) Mentoring
8 43 (4.99%) DevOps
9 42 (4.88%) Service Delivery
10 40 (4.65%) High Availability
10 40 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
11 36 (4.18%) Change Control
12 35 (4.07%) Root Cause Analysis
13 33 (3.83%) Business Continuity
13 33 (3.83%) Web Operations
14 32 (3.72%) Network Monitoring
15 29 (3.37%) Server Virtualisation
15 29 (3.37%) Virtual Infrastructure
16 27 (3.14%) Capacity Planning
16 27 (3.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 169 (19.63%) SQL
2 120 (13.94%) PowerShell
3 35 (4.07%) Perl
4 34 (3.95%) C
5 32 (3.72%) Bash Shell
6 23 (2.67%) Shell Script
7 18 (2.09%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.86%) C#
9 12 (1.39%) Java
10 11 (1.28%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.93%) VBScript
12 7 (0.81%) C++
12 7 (0.81%) Python
12 7 (0.81%) VB
13 2 (0.23%) RPG
Qualifications
1 216 (25.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 154 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
3 142 (16.49%) MCSE
3 142 (16.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 129 (14.98%) CCNA
5 81 (9.41%) CCNP
6 63 (7.32%) MCSA
7 59 (6.85%) Degree
8 54 (6.27%) Security Cleared
9 51 (5.92%) Citrix Certification
10 50 (5.81%) CCA
11 49 (5.69%) MCITP
12 40 (4.65%) SC Cleared
13 20 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (1.97%) DV Cleared
14 17 (1.97%) MCP
14 17 (1.97%) RHCA
15 15 (1.74%) MCDBA
16 14 (1.63%) RHCSA
17 12 (1.39%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.67%) SLA
2 43 (4.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (3.37%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.74%) ISO 9001
4 15 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.05%) QA
6 4 (0.46%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.12%) DICOM
7 1 (0.12%) ISO22301
System Software
1 407 (47.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 340 (39.49%) Active Directory
3 179 (20.79%) Hyper-V
4 155 (18.00%) vSphere
5 131 (15.21%) XenApp
6 88 (10.22%) VMware ESX
7 63 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
8 61 (7.08%) Virtual Servers
9 60 (6.97%) vCloud
10 37 (4.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 36 (4.18%) Oracle RAC
12 29 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
13 28 (3.25%) Docker
14 25 (2.90%) XenDesktop
15 20 (2.32%) Forefront TMG
16 17 (1.97%) ISA Server
17 15 (1.74%) iptables
18 14 (1.63%) NFS
19 9 (1.05%) Firmware
20 8 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 70 (8.13%) SCCM
2 51 (5.92%) Puppet
3 46 (5.34%) Backup Exec
4 39 (4.53%) SCOM
5 36 (4.18%) NetBackup
6 34 (3.95%) Nagios
7 31 (3.60%) OpenAM
8 24 (2.79%) SCVMM
9 22 (2.56%) vMotion
10 21 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
11 20 (2.32%) Tivoli
12 19 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (2.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 17 (1.97%) WSUS
15 15 (1.74%) EMC VPLEX
16 14 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
17 12 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
17 12 (1.39%) PowerCLI
17 12 (1.39%) vRealize
18 11 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 608 (70.62%) VMware
2 388 (45.06%) Microsoft
3 351 (40.77%) Cisco
4 212 (24.62%) Citrix
5 163 (18.93%) Oracle
6 158 (18.35%) HP
7 118 (13.70%) Red Hat
8 117 (13.59%) EMC
9 111 (12.89%) NetApp
10 92 (10.69%) IBM
11 70 (8.13%) Veeam
12 68 (7.90%) Dell
13 63 (7.32%) Symantec
14 60 (6.97%) SolarWinds
15 53 (6.16%) Sun
16 47 (5.46%) Brocade
17 38 (4.41%) F5
18 35 (4.07%) 3PAR
19 34 (3.95%) CheckPoint
20 26 (3.02%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £55K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hampton, Middlesex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Project People Ltd.
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £60,,000 per year + Excellent Package + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £300 to £35,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + On-call + O/T +++
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience. + Bens!
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits Package (Pension, Bonus etc)
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 45000-60000 Per Annum Benefits Package (Pension, Bonus etc)
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits + On-call
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Obscurant
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent company benefits - Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago