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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 108 98 96
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 581 666 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.74% 2.84% 3.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.84% 13.29% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 492 527 595
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,200 £60,000
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 5013 5274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.31% 21.41% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3541 3946 4204
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 £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -31 143 £37,500 -21.05% 13
Hampshire +50 138 £45,000 +11.80% 23
Berkshire -30 115 £47,500 +14.45% 15
West Sussex 0 50 £45,000 +34.32% 4
Buckinghamshire -8 37 £47,500 -2.56% 3
Kent +21 33 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Oxfordshire -26 25 £40,500 +26.56% 1
East Sussex +30 16 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Middlesex +6 10 £35,250 -34.41% 1
Sussex -4 1 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 824 (69.89%) Windows
2 720 (61.07%) VMware
3 540 (45.80%) Microsoft
4 497 (42.15%) Active Directory
5 461 (39.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 451 (38.25%) Cisco
7 440 (37.32%) Linux
8 411 (34.86%) Firewall
9 365 (30.96%) MS Exchange
10 354 (30.03%) HP
11 350 (29.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 342 (29.01%) Hyper-V
13 325 (27.57%) SQL Server
14 291 (24.68%) WAN
15 287 (24.34%) DNS
15 287 (24.34%) ITIL
16 282 (23.92%) Data Centre
17 273 (23.16%) LAN
18 271 (22.99%) NAS
19 268 (22.73%) Citrix
20 261 (22.14%) Windows Server 2012
21 245 (20.78%) vSphere
22 240 (20.36%) MS Excel
23 238 (20.19%) SQL
24 232 (19.68%) DHCP
25 226 (19.17%) Exchange Server 2010
26 220 (18.66%) TCP/IP
27 205 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
28 185 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
29 184 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 365 (30.96%) MS Exchange
2 226 (19.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 121 (10.26%) Lync
3 121 (10.26%) IIS
4 116 (9.84%) SharePoint
5 80 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 70 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 69 (5.85%) Apache
8 43 (3.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 36 (3.05%) Tomcat
10 25 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
11 24 (2.04%) JBoss
12 19 (1.61%) WebSphere
13 13 (1.10%) SAS
14 12 (1.02%) NetWeaver
14 12 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
14 12 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 240 (20.36%) MS Excel
2 77 (6.53%) MS Office
3 23 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.59%) MS Project
5 5 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.34%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.17%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.17%) MFGPRO
4 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.17%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.085%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.085%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.085%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.085%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.085%) Maximo
5 1 (0.085%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.085%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.24%) Office 365
2 45 (3.82%) SaaS
3 34 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (1.95%) IaaS
7 22 (1.87%) PaaS
8 4 (0.34%) Symantec.cloud
9 3 (0.25%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.085%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.085%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.085%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.085%) Nimbula
10 1 (0.085%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 411 (34.86%) Firewall
2 291 (24.68%) WAN
3 287 (24.34%) DNS
4 273 (23.16%) LAN
5 271 (22.99%) NAS
6 232 (19.68%) DHCP
7 220 (18.66%) TCP/IP
8 159 (13.49%) VPN
9 146 (12.38%) iSCSI
10 100 (8.48%) VoIP
10 100 (8.48%) Fibre Channel
11 97 (8.23%) VLAN
12 84 (7.12%) Cisco ASA
13 61 (5.17%) Wireless
14 43 (3.65%) IPsec
15 42 (3.56%) SSL
16 39 (3.31%) Internet
16 39 (3.31%) Network Security
17 38 (3.22%) LDAP
17 38 (3.22%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (27.57%) SQL Server
2 76 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (5.26%) MySQL
4 58 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 32 (2.71%) Oracle Database
7 27 (2.29%) Relational Database
8 25 (2.12%) DB2
9 18 (1.53%) Redis
10 17 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
12 14 (1.19%) OLTP
13 12 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
14 11 (0.93%) Hadoop
15 10 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
18 7 (0.59%) Big Data
19 6 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
19 6 (0.51%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (1.36%) Maven
2 12 (1.02%) Eclipse
3 10 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.76%) Subversion
5 8 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.59%) YourKit
7 6 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.34%) JIRA
10 3 (0.25%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.17%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.17%) Redmine
12 1 (0.085%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.085%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.085%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.085%) Ant
12 1 (0.085%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.085%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 126 (10.69%) Finance
2 51 (4.33%) Telecoms
3 37 (3.14%) Retail
4 23 (1.95%) Legal
5 17 (1.44%) Spanish Language
6 16 (1.36%) French Language
7 15 (1.27%) Electronics
8 14 (1.19%) German Language
9 10 (0.85%) Billing
9 10 (0.85%) Banking
10 9 (0.76%) Marketing
10 9 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.68%) Advertising
12 7 (0.59%) Back Office
13 6 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.42%) Automotive
15 4 (0.34%) Law
15 4 (0.34%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.25%) Italian Language
17 2 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 220 (18.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 200 (16.96%) Support Engineer
3 136 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
4 105 (8.91%) Consultant
5 98 (8.31%) Administrator
6 90 (7.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 90 (7.63%) Systems Administrator
7 88 (7.46%) Architect
8 74 (6.28%) Analyst
9 62 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 53 (4.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 50 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support
12 49 (4.16%) Storage Engineer
13 46 (3.90%) Technical Architect
14 42 (3.56%) Technical Support
15 41 (3.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
16 40 (3.39%) Network Engineer
17 37 (3.14%) IT Support
18 35 (2.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 35 (2.97%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (4.24%) .NET
2 27 (2.29%) Web Services
3 18 (1.53%) Hibernate
4 17 (1.44%) LAMP
4 17 (1.44%) J2EE
5 16 (1.36%) HTML
6 13 (1.10%) CSS
6 13 (1.10%) jQuery
7 12 (1.02%) Spring
7 12 (1.02%) JSP
8 11 (0.93%) JDBC
9 10 (0.85%) MAPI
9 10 (0.85%) Software Packaging
10 9 (0.76%) Lucene
10 9 (0.76%) Spring Integration
11 8 (0.68%) Middleware
11 8 (0.68%) J2SE
11 8 (0.68%) XML
12 7 (0.59%) COM
12 7 (0.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 282 (23.92%) Data Centre
2 144 (12.21%) Clustering
3 96 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (7.38%) Replication
5 73 (6.19%) Management Information System
6 55 (4.66%) EqualLogic
7 45 (3.82%) Enterprise Storage
8 42 (3.56%) Computer Science
9 30 (2.54%) Fat Client
9 30 (2.54%) Thin Client
10 26 (2.21%) EMC VNX
11 25 (2.12%) Blackberry
12 24 (2.04%) BYOD
13 19 (1.61%) iPhone
14 18 (1.53%) AS400
14 18 (1.53%) PKI
15 17 (1.44%) Statistics
16 16 (1.36%) iSeries
17 15 (1.27%) FlexPod
17 15 (1.27%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 824 (69.89%) Windows
2 440 (37.32%) Linux
3 350 (29.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 261 (22.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 184 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 164 (13.91%) UNIX
7 120 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 86 (7.29%) Windows 7
9 66 (5.60%) Solaris
10 61 (5.17%) CentOS
11 49 (4.16%) Windows 8
11 49 (4.16%) Windows XP
12 47 (3.99%) AIX
13 22 (1.87%) HPUX
14 21 (1.78%) VMS
15 17 (1.44%) Android
16 16 (1.36%) SUSE
16 16 (1.36%) Data ONTAP
17 14 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
18 13 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (24.34%) ITIL
2 164 (13.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 122 (10.35%) Project Management
4 118 (10.01%) Load Balancing
5 89 (7.55%) Migration
6 75 (6.36%) Change Management
7 64 (5.43%) Business Continuity
8 62 (5.26%) Service Management
9 61 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 57 (4.83%) Capacity Management
12 50 (4.24%) Mentoring
13 48 (4.07%) High Availability
14 46 (3.90%) Patch Management
15 45 (3.82%) Configuration Management
16 44 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
17 43 (3.65%) Performance Monitoring
17 43 (3.65%) E-Commerce
18 37 (3.14%) PRINCE2
19 36 (3.05%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 238 (20.19%) SQL
2 82 (6.96%) PowerShell
3 50 (4.24%) Perl
4 48 (4.07%) Java
5 25 (2.12%) Python
5 25 (2.12%) Bash Shell
6 23 (1.95%) C
7 22 (1.87%) Shell Script
8 19 (1.61%) JavaScript
8 19 (1.61%) PHP
9 14 (1.19%) Ruby
10 12 (1.02%) VBScript
11 7 (0.59%) AWK
12 6 (0.51%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.42%) Tcl
14 3 (0.25%) Korn
15 2 (0.17%) Scala
15 2 (0.17%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.17%) VB
15 2 (0.17%) sed
Qualifications
1 205 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 185 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
3 152 (12.89%) MCSE
4 150 (12.72%) CCNA
5 137 (11.62%) Security Cleared
6 122 (10.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 111 (9.41%) Degree
8 95 (8.06%) SC Cleared
9 68 (5.77%) MCSA
10 60 (5.09%) MCP
11 57 (4.83%) CCNP
12 56 (4.75%) MCITP
13 35 (2.97%) Citrix Certification
14 34 (2.88%) CCA
15 27 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 24 (2.04%) DV Cleared
17 13 (1.10%) NCDA
18 12 (1.02%) MCTS
19 11 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
20 10 (0.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (8.65%) SLA
2 40 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 37 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.93%) COBIT
5 10 (0.85%) QA
6 9 (0.76%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.085%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.085%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 497 (42.15%) Active Directory
2 461 (39.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 342 (29.01%) Hyper-V
4 245 (20.78%) vSphere
5 103 (8.74%) XenApp
6 84 (7.12%) VMware ESX
7 75 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
8 67 (5.68%) vCloud
9 49 (4.16%) XenDesktop
10 47 (3.99%) Terminal Services
11 37 (3.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 31 (2.63%) XenServer
13 25 (2.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 22 (1.87%) NFS
15 20 (1.70%) ISA Server
16 18 (1.53%) Forefront TMG
17 16 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
18 12 (1.02%) DFS Replication
19 11 (0.93%) Xen
20 10 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 153 (12.98%) SCCM
2 105 (8.91%) SCOM
3 70 (5.94%) Backup Exec
4 59 (5.00%) WSUS
5 58 (4.92%) NetBackup
6 37 (3.14%) Nagios
6 37 (3.14%) Puppet
7 34 (2.88%) SCVMM
8 25 (2.12%) HP Data Protector
9 22 (1.87%) SCSM
10 20 (1.70%) EdgeSight
10 20 (1.70%) EMC NetWorker
10 20 (1.70%) ARCserve
10 20 (1.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 19 (1.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 18 (1.53%) Oracle ZFS
12 18 (1.53%) HAProxy
13 15 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
14 10 (0.85%) Legato
15 8 (0.68%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 720 (61.07%) VMware
2 540 (45.80%) Microsoft
3 451 (38.25%) Cisco
4 354 (30.03%) HP
5 268 (22.73%) Citrix
6 161 (13.66%) EMC
7 156 (13.23%) Oracle
8 138 (11.70%) NetApp
9 113 (9.58%) Dell
10 109 (9.25%) Red Hat
11 99 (8.40%) Symantec
12 93 (7.89%) IBM
13 90 (7.63%) 3PAR
14 82 (6.96%) Juniper
15 80 (6.79%) Brocade
16 60 (5.09%) Veeam
17 56 (4.75%) Veritas
18 52 (4.41%) Sun
19 44 (3.73%) CommVault
20 40 (3.39%) Dell Compellent
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set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus, pension and other benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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South East
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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Newton Blue
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
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