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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 106 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 581 583 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.70% 2.75% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.18% 13.03% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 446 492 644
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 £28,372 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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
4771 4476 5383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.15% 21.14% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 3452 4516
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -10 179 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Surrey +9 165 £45,000 -5.26% 12
Hampshire -28 56 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Buckinghamshire +7 49 £37,500 +7.14%
Oxfordshire +13 48 £40,000 -2.43% 10
East Sussex +27 40 £40,000 -
West Sussex -3 22 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Kent -18 18 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Middlesex -23 4 £65,000 +30.00%
Sussex +14 3 £60,000 +71.42%
Home Counties +5 1 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 833 (69.59%) Windows
2 807 (67.42%) VMware
3 494 (41.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 479 (40.02%) Microsoft
5 450 (37.59%) Active Directory
6 390 (32.58%) Firewall
7 386 (32.25%) Cisco
8 371 (30.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 340 (28.40%) Linux
10 315 (26.32%) HP
11 311 (25.98%) ITIL
12 292 (24.39%) Citrix
13 282 (23.56%) MS Exchange
14 278 (23.22%) SQL
15 274 (22.89%) Hyper-V
16 245 (20.47%) SQL Server
17 239 (19.97%) Windows Server 2012
18 237 (19.80%) DNS
19 235 (19.63%) MS Excel
20 231 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
21 212 (17.71%) vSphere
22 209 (17.46%) WAN
22 209 (17.46%) EMC
23 206 (17.21%) TCP/IP
24 201 (16.79%) NAS
25 182 (15.20%) LAN
26 180 (15.04%) Oracle
26 180 (15.04%) DHCP
27 176 (14.70%) MCSE
28 175 (14.62%) UNIX

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 282 (23.56%) MS Exchange
2 124 (10.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 117 (9.77%) SharePoint
4 78 (6.52%) IIS
5 76 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 68 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 59 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2003
8 54 (4.51%) Lync
9 35 (2.92%) Apache
10 33 (2.76%) JBoss
11 22 (1.84%) Lotus Domino
12 18 (1.50%) SAS
13 17 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
14 16 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 15 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (1.17%) Tomcat
17 13 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (1.09%) Live Communications Server
18 10 (0.84%) WebSphere
18 10 (0.84%) OpenStack
Applications
1 235 (19.63%) MS Excel
2 91 (7.60%) MS Office
3 10 (0.84%) SPSS
4 5 (0.42%) MS Project
5 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.17%) FastStats
7 1 (0.084%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.58%) Oracle BRM
2 6 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.17%) Summit
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.084%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.51%) SaaS
3 27 (2.26%) Office 365
3 27 (2.26%) IaaS
4 21 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (1.75%) PaaS
5 6 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 390 (32.58%) Firewall
2 237 (19.80%) DNS
3 209 (17.46%) WAN
4 206 (17.21%) TCP/IP
5 201 (16.79%) NAS
6 182 (15.20%) LAN
7 180 (15.04%) DHCP
8 129 (10.78%) iSCSI
9 125 (10.44%) VPN
10 75 (6.27%) VLAN
11 74 (6.18%) Cisco ASA
12 72 (6.02%) Wireless
13 69 (5.76%) Fibre Channel
14 51 (4.26%) HTTP
15 49 (4.09%) VoIP
16 46 (3.84%) Network Security
17 44 (3.68%) IPsec
18 43 (3.59%) Internet
19 42 (3.51%) SSL
20 29 (2.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 72 (6.02%) MySQL
3 64 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 63 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 40 (3.34%) Hadoop
6 32 (2.67%) Oracle Database
7 30 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 29 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 16 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
10 14 (1.17%) DB2
11 13 (1.09%) MS Access
12 12 (1.00%) Big Data
13 9 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.67%) Relational Database
15 6 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
17 3 (0.25%) IDOL
17 3 (0.25%) VLDB
17 3 (0.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 36 (3.01%) Eclipse
1 36 (3.01%) Maven
2 30 (2.51%) YourKit
3 14 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (0.84%) LoadRunner
6 7 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (0.58%) WebLOAD
6 7 (0.58%) AQtime
7 4 (0.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.33%) Ant
8 1 (0.084%) Subversion
General
1 101 (8.44%) Finance
2 24 (2.01%) Banking
3 21 (1.75%) Spanish Language
4 20 (1.67%) Retail
5 14 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.09%) French Language
6 13 (1.09%) German Language
7 12 (1.00%) Marketing
7 12 (1.00%) Legal
8 11 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.67%) Advertising
9 8 (0.67%) Electronics
9 8 (0.67%) Russian Language
10 6 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.42%) Back Office
11 5 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.42%) Military
12 4 (0.33%) Publishing
13 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.17%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 208 (17.38%) Support Engineer
2 163 (13.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 151 (12.61%) Administrator
4 110 (9.19%) Architect
5 101 (8.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 90 (7.52%) Consultant
7 88 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
8 78 (6.52%) Analyst
9 74 (6.18%) Technical Support
10 73 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 61 (5.10%) Technical Engineer
12 60 (5.01%) Technical Architect
13 59 (4.93%) Storage Engineer
14 49 (4.09%) Infrastructure Manager
15 47 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
16 44 (3.68%) Technical Support Engineer
17 41 (3.43%) 2nd Line Support
18 40 (3.34%) Network Engineer
19 37 (3.09%) IT Support
20 36 (3.01%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.76%) CSS
2 41 (3.43%) HTML
3 40 (3.34%) Hibernate
3 40 (3.34%) Spring
3 40 (3.34%) jQuery
4 37 (3.09%) Spring Integration
4 37 (3.09%) Lucene
5 35 (2.92%) Spring MVC
6 25 (2.09%) .NET
7 22 (1.84%) J2EE
8 10 (0.84%) Struts
8 10 (0.84%) LAMP
8 10 (0.84%) COM+
9 9 (0.75%) Middleware
10 7 (0.58%) Web Services
10 7 (0.58%) MAPI
11 5 (0.42%) YAML
12 4 (0.33%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.33%) SAML
12 4 (0.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 157 (13.12%) Clustering
2 97 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (7.69%) Replication
4 48 (4.01%) Thin Client
4 48 (4.01%) Fat Client
5 44 (3.68%) EqualLogic
6 38 (3.17%) Blackberry
7 37 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 29 (2.42%) Computer Science
9 28 (2.34%) Enterprise Storage
10 21 (1.75%) Open Source
11 16 (1.34%) PKI
12 15 (1.25%) Mainframe
13 14 (1.17%) PMI
14 13 (1.09%) Statistics
14 13 (1.09%) iPhone
15 11 (0.92%) iSeries
16 9 (0.75%) HACMP
17 8 (0.67%) LPAR
18 7 (0.58%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 833 (69.59%) Windows
2 371 (30.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 340 (28.40%) Linux
4 239 (19.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 175 (14.62%) UNIX
6 153 (12.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 106 (8.86%) Windows 7
8 93 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 87 (7.27%) Solaris
10 61 (5.10%) Windows 8
11 55 (4.59%) AIX
12 54 (4.51%) Windows XP
13 51 (4.26%) CentOS
14 44 (3.68%) SUSE
15 25 (2.09%) VMS
16 24 (2.01%) Ubuntu
17 17 (1.42%) Windows 2000
18 14 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
19 13 (1.09%) Android
20 11 (0.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (25.98%) ITIL
2 119 (9.94%) Performance Tuning
3 90 (7.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 89 (7.44%) Project Management
5 79 (6.60%) Change Management
6 78 (6.52%) Load Balancing
7 69 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (5.10%) Service Delivery
8 61 (5.10%) Problem Management
9 59 (4.93%) Capacity Management
10 57 (4.76%) Service Management
11 51 (4.26%) PRINCE2
12 50 (4.18%) Configuration Management
12 50 (4.18%) Incident Management
13 44 (3.68%) Mentoring
14 43 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
14 43 (3.59%) Migration
15 42 (3.51%) Performance Monitoring
16 40 (3.34%) Kalman Filter
17 36 (3.01%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 278 (23.22%) SQL
2 71 (5.93%) Java
3 46 (3.84%) Perl
3 46 (3.84%) PowerShell
4 42 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 27 (2.26%) Shell Script
6 20 (1.67%) PL/SQL
7 17 (1.42%) Python
8 15 (1.25%) C++
8 15 (1.25%) Ruby
9 11 (0.92%) C#
9 11 (0.92%) Bash Shell
10 10 (0.84%) C
11 9 (0.75%) Bourne shell
12 8 (0.67%) VBScript
13 7 (0.58%) PHP
14 5 (0.42%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.25%) VB
16 2 (0.17%) Korn
16 2 (0.17%) AWK
Qualifications
1 231 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 176 (14.70%) MCSE
3 170 (14.20%) Cisco Certification
4 129 (10.78%) CCNA
5 121 (10.11%) Security Cleared
6 116 (9.69%) Degree
7 106 (8.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 94 (7.85%) MCSA
9 90 (7.52%) SC Cleared
10 73 (6.10%) MCITP
11 63 (5.26%) CCNP
12 39 (3.26%) MCTS
13 37 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
14 34 (2.84%) CCA
15 32 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
15 32 (2.67%) DV Cleared
16 23 (1.92%) MCP
17 17 (1.42%) PMI Certification
18 15 (1.25%) JNCIP
19 13 (1.09%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (9.77%) SLA
2 31 (2.59%) QA
3 22 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.84%) COBIT
6 8 (0.67%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.17%) BS7799
8 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 494 (41.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 450 (37.59%) Active Directory
3 274 (22.89%) Hyper-V
4 212 (17.71%) vSphere
5 132 (11.03%) XenApp
6 104 (8.69%) VMware ESX
7 64 (5.35%) VMware ESXi
8 55 (4.59%) Terminal Services
9 50 (4.18%) XenDesktop
10 49 (4.09%) ISA Server
11 48 (4.01%) Forefront TMG
11 48 (4.01%) UAG
12 42 (3.51%) vCloud
13 31 (2.59%) Microsoft App-V
14 29 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
14 29 (2.42%) XenServer
15 24 (2.01%) VMware Server
16 19 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 17 (1.42%) NFS
18 15 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 113 (9.44%) SCCM
2 104 (8.69%) SCOM
3 102 (8.52%) Backup Exec
4 75 (6.27%) NetBackup
5 58 (4.85%) Nagios
6 57 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
7 54 (4.51%) Puppet
8 36 (3.01%) EMC NetWorker
9 33 (2.76%) SCVMM
10 27 (2.26%) Data Guard
11 23 (1.92%) Legato
12 21 (1.75%) Netcool
12 21 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 21 (1.75%) WSUS
13 17 (1.42%) ARCserve
14 15 (1.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 14 (1.17%) EdgeSight
16 13 (1.09%) Unicenter
17 12 (1.00%) Control-M
17 12 (1.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 807 (67.42%) VMware
2 479 (40.02%) Microsoft
3 386 (32.25%) Cisco
4 315 (26.32%) HP
5 292 (24.39%) Citrix
6 209 (17.46%) EMC
7 180 (15.04%) Oracle
8 122 (10.19%) Dell
9 120 (10.03%) Red Hat
10 117 (9.77%) Juniper
11 116 (9.69%) Symantec
12 96 (8.02%) NetApp
12 96 (8.02%) IBM
13 91 (7.60%) Veeam
14 65 (5.43%) F5
15 63 (5.26%) Sun
15 63 (5.26%) Veritas
16 58 (4.85%) 3PAR
17 42 (3.51%) Brocade
18 36 (3.01%) Remedy
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k plus Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + company car
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago