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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 101 95 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 604 670 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.85% 2.94% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.10% 14.31% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 504 509 593
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,025 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
4610 4683 5245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.74% 20.57% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 3634 4172
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,000
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -18 154 £44,000 +6.02% 18
Surrey -16 139 £45,000 -6.25% 16
Hampshire +14 116 £44,500 +9.87% 14
Kent +31 41 £37,500 -21.05%
West Sussex +10 40 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Oxfordshire +3 36 £35,000 -7.89% 4
Buckinghamshire -39 33 £42,500 +2.40% 2
East Sussex -14 28 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Middlesex +9 6 £45,750 +27.08%
Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Home Counties - 2 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 802 (68.49%) Windows
2 752 (64.22%) VMware
3 515 (43.98%) Microsoft
4 482 (41.16%) Active Directory
4 482 (41.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 456 (38.94%) Cisco
6 413 (35.27%) Firewall
7 393 (33.56%) Linux
8 352 (30.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 344 (29.38%) HP
10 318 (27.16%) MS Exchange
11 304 (25.96%) Hyper-V
12 284 (24.25%) SQL Server
13 275 (23.48%) ITIL
14 267 (22.80%) Citrix
15 266 (22.72%) SQL
16 262 (22.37%) DNS
17 258 (22.03%) MS Excel
18 254 (21.69%) Windows Server 2012
19 249 (21.26%) NAS
20 237 (20.24%) WAN
21 230 (19.64%) vSphere
22 221 (18.87%) DHCP
23 211 (18.02%) Microsoft Certification
24 205 (17.51%) TCP/IP
25 201 (17.16%) LAN
26 197 (16.82%) Cisco Certification
27 186 (15.88%) Windows Server 2003
28 174 (14.86%) EMC
29 165 (14.09%) UNIX

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 318 (27.16%) MS Exchange
2 147 (12.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 115 (9.82%) SharePoint
4 97 (8.28%) IIS
5 85 (7.26%) Lync
6 73 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 70 (5.98%) Apache
8 62 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 41 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 34 (2.90%) Tomcat
11 32 (2.73%) JBoss
12 24 (2.05%) WebSphere
13 21 (1.79%) SAS
14 20 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 19 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
15 19 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
16 18 (1.54%) Lotus Domino
17 11 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 10 (0.85%) CMS
18 10 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 258 (22.03%) MS Excel
2 86 (7.34%) MS Office
3 13 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.85%) MS Project
5 7 (0.60%) SPSS
6 6 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.34%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.085%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.77%) Oracle BRM
2 8 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.17%) Maximo
5 2 (0.17%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.085%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.085%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.085%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.085%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.085%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.59%) SaaS
2 37 (3.16%) Office 365
3 33 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (2.65%) PaaS
5 28 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (2.39%) IaaS
6 7 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.085%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 413 (35.27%) Firewall
2 262 (22.37%) DNS
3 249 (21.26%) NAS
4 237 (20.24%) WAN
5 221 (18.87%) DHCP
6 205 (17.51%) TCP/IP
7 201 (17.16%) LAN
8 124 (10.59%) VPN
9 123 (10.50%) iSCSI
10 90 (7.69%) VoIP
11 80 (6.83%) Cisco ASA
12 76 (6.49%) Fibre Channel
13 73 (6.23%) VLAN
14 54 (4.61%) Wireless
14 54 (4.61%) Network Security
15 43 (3.67%) HTTP
16 42 (3.59%) LDAP
17 38 (3.25%) Internet
18 36 (3.07%) MPLS
19 34 (2.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (24.25%) SQL Server
2 67 (5.72%) MySQL
3 59 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (2.56%) DB2
6 24 (2.05%) Oracle Database
7 22 (1.88%) Relational Database
8 20 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
9 18 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 14 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (0.68%) Big Data
13 8 (0.68%) OLAP
14 6 (0.51%) MS Access
14 6 (0.51%) Ingres
14 6 (0.51%) OLTP
14 6 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (1.45%) Maven
2 15 (1.28%) Eclipse
3 12 (1.02%) YourKit
4 9 (0.77%) LoadRunner
4 9 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (0.43%) Subversion
7 4 (0.34%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.17%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.17%) Redmine
8 2 (0.17%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.085%) Ant
9 1 (0.085%) WinDbg
General
1 101 (8.63%) Finance
2 46 (3.93%) Telecoms
3 29 (2.48%) Retail
4 23 (1.96%) Spanish Language
5 18 (1.54%) French Language
5 18 (1.54%) Legal
6 17 (1.45%) German Language
7 16 (1.37%) Electronics
8 15 (1.28%) Banking
9 11 (0.94%) Advertising
10 7 (0.60%) Billing
10 7 (0.60%) Automotive
11 6 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.51%) Marketing
12 5 (0.43%) Military
12 5 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.34%) Back Office
14 3 (0.26%) Law
14 3 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 205 (17.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 183 (15.63%) Support Engineer
3 105 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
4 101 (8.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 95 (8.11%) Administrator
6 92 (7.86%) Architect
7 86 (7.34%) Analyst
7 86 (7.34%) Consultant
8 79 (6.75%) Systems Administrator
9 73 (6.23%) Storage Engineer
10 68 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 58 (4.95%) Technical Architect
11 58 (4.95%) Technical Support
12 50 (4.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 47 (4.01%) Technical Engineer
14 42 (3.59%) Network Engineer
15 40 (3.42%) Support Analyst
16 37 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support
17 35 (2.99%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
18 34 (2.90%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.67%) .NET
2 27 (2.31%) LAMP
3 25 (2.13%) Hibernate
4 24 (2.05%) CSS
5 20 (1.71%) J2EE
6 19 (1.62%) Web Services
6 19 (1.62%) HTML
6 19 (1.62%) Spring
6 19 (1.62%) jQuery
7 18 (1.54%) Spring Integration
7 18 (1.54%) Lucene
8 14 (1.20%) Spring MVC
9 10 (0.85%) .NET Framework
10 9 (0.77%) J2SE
11 8 (0.68%) XML
12 7 (0.60%) Flash
12 7 (0.60%) JDBC
12 7 (0.60%) JSP
12 7 (0.60%) Middleware
12 7 (0.60%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 142 (12.13%) Clustering
2 107 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (7.09%) Replication
4 52 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 46 (3.93%) Computer Science
6 45 (3.84%) Fat Client
6 45 (3.84%) Thin Client
7 39 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
8 33 (2.82%) EqualLogic
9 29 (2.48%) Blackberry
10 25 (2.13%) PKI
11 21 (1.79%) iPhone
12 20 (1.71%) Mainframe
12 20 (1.71%) Public Cloud
13 19 (1.62%) iSeries
14 18 (1.54%) Open Source
15 13 (1.11%) FlexPod
16 12 (1.02%) Statistics
17 11 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
18 10 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 802 (68.49%) Windows
2 393 (33.56%) Linux
3 352 (30.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 254 (21.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 186 (15.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 165 (14.09%) UNIX
7 114 (9.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 99 (8.45%) Windows 7
9 67 (5.72%) Solaris
10 66 (5.64%) CentOS
11 63 (5.38%) Windows XP
12 62 (5.29%) Windows 8
13 45 (3.84%) AIX
14 26 (2.22%) VMS
14 26 (2.22%) SUSE
15 25 (2.13%) Ubuntu
16 20 (1.71%) Android
17 18 (1.54%) HPUX
18 15 (1.28%) Windows 2000
19 11 (0.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (23.48%) ITIL
2 129 (11.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 127 (10.85%) Project Management
4 116 (9.91%) Load Balancing
5 79 (6.75%) Migration
6 66 (5.64%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (5.47%) Change Management
8 62 (5.29%) Performance Monitoring
9 61 (5.21%) Capacity Management
10 59 (5.04%) Service Delivery
11 55 (4.70%) Mentoring
12 53 (4.53%) Incident Management
13 49 (4.18%) Service Management
14 47 (4.01%) PRINCE2
14 47 (4.01%) Problem Management
15 44 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
15 44 (3.76%) Root Cause Analysis
16 36 (3.07%) Technical Architecture
16 36 (3.07%) Network Design
17 35 (2.99%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 266 (22.72%) SQL
2 70 (5.98%) PowerShell
3 55 (4.70%) Java
4 52 (4.44%) Perl
5 22 (1.88%) Python
6 21 (1.79%) Shell Script
7 20 (1.71%) Bash Shell
8 19 (1.62%) JavaScript
9 16 (1.37%) PHP
10 15 (1.28%) Ruby
11 8 (0.68%) VBScript
12 6 (0.51%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.51%) C
13 4 (0.34%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.26%) C#
15 2 (0.17%) VB
15 2 (0.17%) Tcl
16 1 (0.085%) Korn
16 1 (0.085%) AWK
16 1 (0.085%) sed
Qualifications
1 211 (18.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 197 (16.82%) Cisco Certification
3 164 (14.01%) MCSE
4 157 (13.41%) CCNA
5 136 (11.61%) Degree
6 121 (10.33%) Security Cleared
7 107 (9.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 105 (8.97%) SC Cleared
9 75 (6.40%) MCSA
10 70 (5.98%) CCNP
11 54 (4.61%) MCITP
12 51 (4.36%) Citrix Certification
13 50 (4.27%) CCA
14 45 (3.84%) MCP
15 31 (2.65%) DV Cleared
16 21 (1.79%) NCDA
17 18 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 14 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
19 13 (1.11%) PMI Certification
19 13 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (9.05%) SLA
2 46 (3.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.20%) QA
4 12 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.02%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.85%) COBIT
6 1 (0.085%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 482 (41.16%) Active Directory
1 482 (41.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 304 (25.96%) Hyper-V
3 230 (19.64%) vSphere
4 135 (11.53%) XenApp
5 93 (7.94%) VMware ESX
6 66 (5.64%) XenDesktop
7 65 (5.55%) VMware ESXi
8 59 (5.04%) Terminal Services
9 37 (3.16%) vCloud
10 36 (3.07%) Microsoft App-V
11 32 (2.73%) ISA Server
12 30 (2.56%) XenServer
13 27 (2.31%) Forefront TMG
14 24 (2.05%) UAG
15 23 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 16 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
17 14 (1.20%) NFS
18 12 (1.02%) Firmware
19 11 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 124 (10.59%) SCCM
2 91 (7.77%) SCOM
3 88 (7.51%) Backup Exec
4 56 (4.78%) NetBackup
5 49 (4.18%) Puppet
6 47 (4.01%) Nagios
7 36 (3.07%) Norton AntiVirus
8 34 (2.90%) WSUS
8 34 (2.90%) EMC NetWorker
9 26 (2.22%) ARCserve
9 26 (2.22%) EdgeSight
10 25 (2.13%) SCVMM
11 20 (1.71%) Legato
12 18 (1.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 17 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 15 (1.28%) Netcool
14 15 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 15 (1.28%) HP Data Protector
15 11 (0.94%) OpenAM
16 10 (0.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 752 (64.22%) VMware
2 515 (43.98%) Microsoft
3 456 (38.94%) Cisco
4 344 (29.38%) HP
5 267 (22.80%) Citrix
6 174 (14.86%) EMC
7 162 (13.83%) Oracle
8 133 (11.36%) Red Hat
9 120 (10.25%) Symantec
10 118 (10.08%) NetApp
11 108 (9.22%) Juniper
12 107 (9.14%) Dell
13 105 (8.97%) IBM
14 84 (7.17%) 3PAR
15 83 (7.09%) Veeam
16 68 (5.81%) Veritas
17 60 (5.12%) Brocade
18 51 (4.36%) CommVault
19 49 (4.18%) Sun
20 44 (3.76%) Avaya
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Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent salary + variable + excell
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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