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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / South East
Rank 142 126 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 325 515 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.18% 2.63% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.24% 13.10% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 283 461 413
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
3173 3932 4489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.30% 20.11% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2549 3307 3399
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire -32 89 £50,000 +17.64% 11
Berkshire +20 68 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Surrey -9 67 £52,500 +16.66% 3
West Sussex +26 36 £57,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +36 27 £38,250 -10.00% 2
Kent +7 24 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 14 £44,250 +0.56% 2
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 480 (65.75%) Windows
2 461 (63.15%) VMware
3 349 (47.81%) Microsoft
4 331 (45.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 312 (42.74%) Active Directory
6 250 (34.25%) Cisco
7 246 (33.70%) Windows Server
8 233 (31.92%) Firewall
9 223 (30.55%) Hyper-V
10 214 (29.32%) Linux
11 201 (27.53%) MS Exchange
11 201 (27.53%) ITIL
12 179 (24.52%) MS Excel
13 173 (23.70%) Data Centre
14 171 (23.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 170 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 164 (22.47%) SQL Server
17 163 (22.33%) HP
18 161 (22.05%) TCP/IP
19 159 (21.78%) WAN
20 154 (21.10%) Cisco Certification
21 153 (20.96%) Citrix
22 146 (20.00%) LAN
23 140 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
24 135 (18.49%) MCSE
25 130 (17.81%) Finance
26 124 (16.99%) SQL
27 122 (16.71%) vSphere
28 121 (16.58%) CCNA
29 119 (16.30%) NAS

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
1 201 (27.53%) MS Exchange
2 97 (13.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 58 (7.95%) IIS
5 52 (7.12%) Apache
6 43 (5.89%) SharePoint
7 32 (4.38%) Tomcat
8 21 (2.88%) WebSphere
9 20 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
9 20 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (2.19%) Skype for Business
11 15 (2.05%) JBoss
11 15 (2.05%) WebLogic
12 14 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 13 (1.78%) OpenStack
13 13 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (1.64%) nginx
15 11 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 179 (24.52%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.27%) Maximo
2 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 108 (14.79%) Office 365
2 86 (11.78%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (3.15%) SaaS
5 19 (2.60%) IaaS
6 15 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (1.10%) PaaS
8 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 233 (31.92%) Firewall
2 161 (22.05%) TCP/IP
3 159 (21.78%) WAN
4 146 (20.00%) LAN
5 119 (16.30%) NAS
6 116 (15.89%) DNS
7 106 (14.52%) VPN
8 85 (11.64%) DHCP
9 61 (8.36%) Fibre Channel
10 60 (8.22%) VLAN
11 52 (7.12%) WLAN
12 51 (6.99%) LDAP
13 46 (6.30%) SSL
14 45 (6.16%) Wireless
15 41 (5.62%) VoIP
16 38 (5.21%) IPsec
17 37 (5.07%) IP Telephony
18 36 (4.93%) Cisco ASA
18 36 (4.93%) SMTP
19 33 (4.52%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 60 (8.22%) MySQL
3 41 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 29 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (3.84%) DB2
6 27 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (3.29%) Oracle Database
8 18 (2.47%) OLTP
9 16 (2.19%) RDBMS
9 16 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (2.19%) VLDB
10 14 (1.92%) Big Data
11 13 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.64%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (0.82%) MariaDB
14 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.82%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.55%) AQtime
2 4 (0.55%) LoadRunner
2 4 (0.55%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.55%) WebLOAD
2 4 (0.55%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 130 (17.81%) Finance
2 34 (4.66%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.37%) Retail
4 7 (0.96%) Electronics
4 7 (0.96%) Military
5 6 (0.82%) Legal
6 5 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.55%) Back Office
7 4 (0.55%) Law
8 3 (0.41%) Advertising
8 3 (0.41%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.41%) Automotive
8 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.27%) Banking
9 2 (0.27%) German Language
9 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 186 (25.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 110 (15.07%) Support Engineer
3 67 (9.18%) Architect
4 61 (8.36%) Network Engineer
5 58 (7.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 58 (7.95%) Administrator
5 58 (7.95%) Cloud Engineer
6 57 (7.81%) Storage Engineer
7 53 (7.26%) IT Support
8 50 (6.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 49 (6.71%) Infrastructure Support
10 47 (6.44%) IT Engineer
11 46 (6.30%) Consultant
12 43 (5.89%) Linux Engineer
13 42 (5.75%) VMware Engineer
14 41 (5.62%) Systems Administrator
15 40 (5.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 36 (4.93%) Server Engineer
17 33 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
17 33 (4.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.70%) Web Services
2 17 (2.33%) Middleware
3 14 (1.92%) LAMP
4 13 (1.78%) .NET
5 8 (1.10%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.96%) Ajax
6 7 (0.96%) CSS
6 7 (0.96%) HTML
7 6 (0.82%) Flash
8 4 (0.55%) Java EE
8 4 (0.55%) MAPI
8 4 (0.55%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 2 (0.27%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.27%) JSON
9 2 (0.27%) OpenMP
10 1 (0.14%) REST
10 1 (0.14%) SailPoint
10 1 (0.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 173 (23.70%) Data Centre
2 63 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (6.71%) Clustering
4 44 (6.03%) Computer Science
5 34 (4.66%) EMC VNX
6 29 (3.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 24 (3.29%) Statistics
8 23 (3.15%) Replication
9 21 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (2.60%) Private Cloud
11 18 (2.47%) EMC VMAX
11 18 (2.47%) Management Information System
12 16 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 14 (1.92%) PKI
14 10 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
15 9 (1.23%) AS400
15 9 (1.23%) Mainframe
16 8 (1.10%) Public Cloud
17 7 (0.96%) Data Structures
17 7 (0.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 480 (65.75%) Windows
2 246 (33.70%) Windows Server
3 214 (29.32%) Linux
4 171 (23.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 140 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 89 (12.19%) Unix
7 80 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 58 (7.95%) Windows 7
9 44 (6.03%) CentOS
10 39 (5.34%) Solaris
11 38 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 29 (3.97%) Windows 10
13 22 (3.01%) Mac OS X
14 19 (2.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 9 (1.23%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.96%) AIX
16 7 (0.96%) SUSE
17 6 (0.82%) zOS
18 5 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
18 5 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (27.53%) ITIL
2 81 (11.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 71 (9.73%) Presales
4 59 (8.08%) Mentoring
5 50 (6.85%) Network Design
6 47 (6.44%) Performance Tuning
7 43 (5.89%) Project Management
8 42 (5.75%) Load Balancing
9 41 (5.62%) High Availability
10 35 (4.79%) Network Monitoring
11 32 (4.38%) Kalman Filter
12 31 (4.25%) Migration
12 31 (4.25%) Root Cause Analysis
13 29 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (3.97%) PRINCE2
14 28 (3.84%) TOGAF
15 26 (3.56%) Capacity Management
15 26 (3.56%) Server Building
16 25 (3.42%) ITIL V3
17 23 (3.15%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 124 (16.99%) SQL
2 102 (13.97%) PowerShell
3 25 (3.42%) Bash Shell
4 22 (3.01%) Shell Script
5 18 (2.47%) Perl
6 16 (2.19%) C
7 15 (2.05%) Java
8 12 (1.64%) Python
8 12 (1.64%) VBScript
9 4 (0.55%) C#
9 4 (0.55%) C++
10 3 (0.41%) RPG
11 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 170 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 154 (21.10%) Cisco Certification
3 135 (18.49%) MCSE
4 121 (16.58%) CCNA
5 94 (12.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 72 (9.86%) CCNP
7 63 (8.63%) Degree
8 54 (7.40%) MCSA
9 37 (5.07%) Citrix Certification
10 36 (4.93%) CCA
10 36 (4.93%) Security Cleared
11 26 (3.56%) SC Cleared
12 23 (3.15%) MCITP
13 19 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (1.92%) CCIE
15 13 (1.78%) MCP
16 9 (1.23%) CCIP
16 9 (1.23%) CCSA
16 9 (1.23%) CCSP
17 6 (0.82%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (10.27%) SLA
2 32 (4.38%) PCI DSS
3 17 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) GPG13
5 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 331 (45.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 312 (42.74%) Active Directory
3 223 (30.55%) Hyper-V
4 122 (16.71%) vSphere
5 87 (11.92%) XenApp
6 71 (9.73%) VMware ESX
7 46 (6.30%) vCloud
8 45 (6.16%) Virtual Servers
9 43 (5.89%) VMware ESXi
10 29 (3.97%) ISA Server
11 25 (3.42%) Firmware
11 25 (3.42%) Forefront TMG
12 23 (3.15%) iptables
13 17 (2.33%) Docker
13 17 (2.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 17 (2.33%) Samba
14 16 (2.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 14 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 14 (1.92%) NFS
15 14 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 53 (7.26%) SCCM
2 48 (6.58%) NetBackup
3 32 (4.38%) SCOM
4 29 (3.97%) Oracle ZFS
5 26 (3.56%) Red Hat Satellite
6 24 (3.29%) Nagios
7 22 (3.01%) HP Data Protector
8 21 (2.88%) Puppet
9 18 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
10 17 (2.33%) Cacti
11 16 (2.19%) Backup Exec
11 16 (2.19%) Cisco Prime
11 16 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
12 14 (1.92%) OpenAM
13 11 (1.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 9 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (1.23%) Tivoli
15 7 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
15 7 (0.96%) vMotion
16 6 (0.82%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 461 (63.15%) VMware
2 349 (47.81%) Microsoft
3 250 (34.25%) Cisco
4 163 (22.33%) HP
5 153 (20.96%) Citrix
6 104 (14.25%) NetApp
7 103 (14.11%) Oracle
8 92 (12.60%) EMC
8 92 (12.60%) Red Hat
9 64 (8.77%) Dell
10 52 (7.12%) IBM
11 49 (6.71%) F5
12 47 (6.44%) Sun
13 44 (6.03%) Juniper
13 44 (6.03%) Veeam
14 43 (5.89%) 3PAR
15 42 (5.75%) Brocade
16 37 (5.07%) CheckPoint
16 37 (5.07%) SolarWinds
17 24 (3.29%) Palo Alto
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