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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 106 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAN 558 582 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.69% 2.88% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.33% 13.81% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 441 495 662
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
4526 4215 5144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.84% 20.84% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3445 3308 4299
Average salary £42,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.61% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -10 169 £47,500 +5.55% 17
Surrey -24 124 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Hampshire +3 77 £32,500 -18.75% 20
Oxfordshire -2 49 £43,000 +4.87% 5
Buckinghamshire 0 40 £38,250 -8.92% 6
East Sussex +15 36 £43,750 +9.37% 2
West Sussex +2 30 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Kent -11 20 £44,688 -5.92% 3
Sussex +5 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Middlesex -10 5 £65,000 +58.53% 1
Home Counties +5 2 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 827 (69.67%) Windows
2 801 (67.48%) VMware
3 485 (40.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 472 (39.76%) Microsoft
5 469 (39.51%) Active Directory
6 409 (34.46%) Cisco
7 383 (32.27%) Firewall
8 377 (31.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 350 (29.49%) Linux
10 312 (26.28%) HP
11 310 (26.12%) ITIL
12 301 (25.36%) MS Exchange
12 301 (25.36%) Citrix
13 279 (23.50%) Hyper-V
14 262 (22.07%) SQL
15 248 (20.89%) Windows Server 2012
16 245 (20.64%) SQL Server
17 237 (19.97%) DNS
18 235 (19.80%) MS Excel
19 231 (19.46%) vSphere
20 228 (19.21%) Microsoft Certification
21 215 (18.11%) WAN
22 212 (17.86%) TCP/IP
23 207 (17.44%) NAS
24 202 (17.02%) EMC
25 185 (15.59%) DHCP
25 185 (15.59%) LAN
26 176 (14.83%) Oracle
27 175 (14.74%) MCSE
27 175 (14.74%) Cisco Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 301 (25.36%) MS Exchange
2 138 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 100 (8.42%) SharePoint
4 83 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 76 (6.40%) IIS
6 71 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 60 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 57 (4.80%) Lync
9 46 (3.88%) Apache
10 39 (3.29%) JBoss
11 21 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 21 (1.77%) Tomcat
12 18 (1.52%) SAS
13 17 (1.43%) Lotus Domino
14 16 (1.35%) WebSphere
14 16 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 16 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (1.01%) Live Communications Server
16 11 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 235 (19.80%) MS Excel
2 92 (7.75%) MS Office
3 8 (0.67%) SPSS
4 7 (0.59%) MS Project
5 4 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.084%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.084%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.084%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 9 (0.76%) Oracle BRM
2 8 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.17%) Maximo
5 2 (0.17%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.084%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.03%) SaaS
2 35 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.44%) IaaS
4 27 (2.27%) PaaS
5 24 (2.02%) Office 365
6 22 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.084%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 383 (32.27%) Firewall
2 237 (19.97%) DNS
3 215 (18.11%) WAN
4 212 (17.86%) TCP/IP
5 207 (17.44%) NAS
6 185 (15.59%) DHCP
6 185 (15.59%) LAN
7 133 (11.20%) iSCSI
8 118 (9.94%) VPN
9 77 (6.49%) VLAN
10 74 (6.23%) Fibre Channel
11 70 (5.90%) Cisco ASA
12 62 (5.22%) Wireless
13 55 (4.63%) HTTP
14 48 (4.04%) IPsec
15 47 (3.96%) VoIP
16 44 (3.71%) SSL
16 44 (3.71%) Network Security
17 39 (3.29%) Internet
18 37 (3.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (20.64%) SQL Server
2 72 (6.07%) MySQL
3 69 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 65 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (3.20%) Hadoop
6 28 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 25 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 19 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
9 19 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (1.26%) DB2
11 12 (1.01%) Relational Database
11 12 (1.01%) Big Data
11 12 (1.01%) MS Access
12 7 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.25%) IDOL
15 3 (0.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 34 (2.86%) Eclipse
1 34 (2.86%) Maven
2 27 (2.27%) YourKit
3 12 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (0.84%) LoadRunner
5 9 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.34%) Ant
7 3 (0.25%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.17%) AQtime
8 2 (0.17%) WebLOAD
9 1 (0.084%) Subversion
9 1 (0.084%) WinDbg
General
1 88 (7.41%) Finance
2 23 (1.94%) Banking
3 21 (1.77%) Retail
4 19 (1.60%) Spanish Language
5 16 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.01%) German Language
6 12 (1.01%) Marketing
6 12 (1.01%) Legal
7 11 (0.93%) Electronics
7 11 (0.93%) French Language
8 10 (0.84%) Advertising
9 6 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.42%) Automotive
10 5 (0.42%) Military
10 5 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.34%) Russian Language
11 4 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.34%) Publishing
11 4 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.17%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 198 (16.68%) Support Engineer
2 181 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 146 (12.30%) Administrator
4 104 (8.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 99 (8.34%) Architect
6 88 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
7 85 (7.16%) Consultant
8 80 (6.74%) Analyst
9 75 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 70 (5.90%) Technical Support
11 61 (5.14%) Storage Engineer
12 59 (4.97%) Systems Engineer
13 56 (4.72%) Technical Architect
14 53 (4.47%) Technical Engineer
15 43 (3.62%) Infrastructure Manager
16 42 (3.54%) Support Analyst
17 39 (3.29%) Technical Support Engineer
18 37 (3.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
19 36 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
20 35 (2.95%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.62%) CSS
2 39 (3.29%) HTML
3 38 (3.20%) jQuery
3 38 (3.20%) Hibernate
3 38 (3.20%) Spring
4 35 (2.95%) Lucene
4 35 (2.95%) Spring Integration
5 32 (2.70%) Spring MVC
6 29 (2.44%) .NET
7 16 (1.35%) J2EE
8 14 (1.18%) Web Services
9 11 (0.93%) LAMP
10 10 (0.84%) Struts
10 10 (0.84%) COM+
11 5 (0.42%) Middleware
12 4 (0.34%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.34%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.34%) Flash
12 4 (0.34%) SAML
13 3 (0.25%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 161 (13.56%) Clustering
2 97 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (7.50%) Replication
4 51 (4.30%) Fat Client
4 51 (4.30%) Thin Client
5 39 (3.29%) Blackberry
5 39 (3.29%) EqualLogic
6 38 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 37 (3.12%) Computer Science
8 30 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
9 21 (1.77%) Open Source
10 18 (1.52%) PKI
11 16 (1.35%) PMI
11 16 (1.35%) Mainframe
12 15 (1.26%) iPhone
13 13 (1.10%) iSeries
14 12 (1.01%) Statistics
15 11 (0.93%) HACMP
16 9 (0.76%) Celerra
16 9 (0.76%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 827 (69.67%) Windows
2 377 (31.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 350 (29.49%) Linux
4 248 (20.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 173 (14.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 169 (14.24%) UNIX
7 109 (9.18%) Windows 7
8 96 (8.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 74 (6.23%) Solaris
10 68 (5.73%) Windows 8
11 67 (5.64%) Windows XP
12 56 (4.72%) CentOS
13 50 (4.21%) AIX
14 43 (3.62%) SUSE
15 25 (2.11%) Ubuntu
16 23 (1.94%) VMS
17 18 (1.52%) Windows 2000
18 15 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
18 15 (1.26%) Android
19 12 (1.01%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (26.12%) ITIL
2 106 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
3 101 (8.51%) Project Management
4 99 (8.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 83 (6.99%) Load Balancing
6 68 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (5.31%) Capacity Management
8 61 (5.14%) Change Management
9 57 (4.80%) Service Delivery
10 54 (4.55%) PRINCE2
10 54 (4.55%) Service Management
11 53 (4.47%) Migration
11 53 (4.47%) Incident Management
11 53 (4.47%) Problem Management
12 49 (4.13%) Performance Monitoring
13 46 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
14 45 (3.79%) Configuration Management
15 44 (3.71%) Kalman Filter
16 43 (3.62%) Mentoring
17 42 (3.54%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 262 (22.07%) SQL
2 65 (5.48%) Java
3 53 (4.47%) PowerShell
4 49 (4.13%) Perl
5 40 (3.37%) JavaScript
6 25 (2.11%) Shell Script
7 19 (1.60%) PL/SQL
8 17 (1.43%) Python
9 14 (1.18%) Ruby
10 10 (0.84%) Bash Shell
11 7 (0.59%) VBScript
11 7 (0.59%) C++
11 7 (0.59%) Bourne shell
12 6 (0.51%) C#
12 6 (0.51%) PHP
13 5 (0.42%) C
14 4 (0.34%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.17%) Korn
15 2 (0.17%) VB
15 2 (0.17%) AWK
Qualifications
1 228 (19.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 175 (14.74%) MCSE
2 175 (14.74%) Cisco Certification
3 133 (11.20%) CCNA
4 126 (10.61%) Degree
5 119 (10.03%) Security Cleared
6 112 (9.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 93 (7.83%) MCSA
8 92 (7.75%) SC Cleared
9 62 (5.22%) CCNP
10 60 (5.05%) MCITP
11 44 (3.71%) Citrix Certification
12 42 (3.54%) CCA
13 33 (2.78%) DV Cleared
14 30 (2.53%) MCP
15 29 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
15 29 (2.44%) MCTS
16 19 (1.60%) PMI Certification
17 16 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 15 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (10.78%) SLA
2 24 (2.02%) QA
3 23 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 12 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.67%) COBIT
7 2 (0.17%) BS7799
8 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 485 (40.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 469 (39.51%) Active Directory
3 279 (23.50%) Hyper-V
4 231 (19.46%) vSphere
5 143 (12.05%) XenApp
6 97 (8.17%) VMware ESX
7 64 (5.39%) VMware ESXi
8 63 (5.31%) Terminal Services
9 56 (4.72%) XenDesktop
10 44 (3.71%) ISA Server
11 43 (3.62%) Forefront TMG
11 43 (3.62%) UAG
12 39 (3.29%) vCloud
13 37 (3.12%) Microsoft App-V
14 30 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
15 27 (2.27%) VMware Server
15 27 (2.27%) XenServer
16 18 (1.52%) NFS
17 17 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 11 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 124 (10.45%) SCCM
2 106 (8.93%) SCOM
3 101 (8.51%) Backup Exec
4 70 (5.90%) NetBackup
5 63 (5.31%) Nagios
6 58 (4.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 57 (4.80%) Puppet
8 38 (3.20%) EMC NetWorker
9 37 (3.12%) SCVMM
10 25 (2.11%) Legato
11 24 (2.02%) ARCserve
12 23 (1.94%) Data Guard
13 21 (1.77%) Netcool
13 21 (1.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 20 (1.68%) WSUS
14 20 (1.68%) EdgeSight
15 13 (1.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 12 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
16 12 (1.01%) OpenView
16 12 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 801 (67.48%) VMware
2 472 (39.76%) Microsoft
3 409 (34.46%) Cisco
4 312 (26.28%) HP
5 301 (25.36%) Citrix
6 202 (17.02%) EMC
7 176 (14.83%) Oracle
8 125 (10.53%) Dell
8 125 (10.53%) Symantec
9 120 (10.11%) Red Hat
10 105 (8.85%) IBM
10 105 (8.85%) NetApp
10 105 (8.85%) Juniper
11 86 (7.25%) Veeam
12 64 (5.39%) Veritas
13 62 (5.22%) 3PAR
14 55 (4.63%) Sun
15 49 (4.13%) F5
16 44 (3.71%) Brocade
17 36 (3.03%) Remedy
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Xchanging
Salary: bens+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27790.00 - £30800.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension + life
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Forest Row, East Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: Circa £50,000 - 60,000 package + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £48000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago