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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 111 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 550 659 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.63% 2.89% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.42% 13.07% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 478 498 622
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 £32,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
4428 5044 5131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.18% 22.13% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3564 3779 3983
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -25 164 £41,000 -8.88% 13
Hampshire +53 154 £45,000 +15.38% 16
Berkshire -38 89 £50,000 +17.64% 19
Buckinghamshire -6 35 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Kent +4 28 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Sussex -22 27 £47,500 +41.79% 2
Oxfordshire -26 26 £37,722 +14.30% 2
East Sussex +18 14 £40,000 +15.94% 3
Middlesex +3 10 £31,250 -47.91%
Sussex -2 3 £40,000 -23.80%
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 766 (69.07%) Windows
2 691 (62.31%) VMware
3 528 (47.61%) Microsoft
4 458 (41.30%) Active Directory
5 438 (39.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 428 (38.59%) Cisco
7 414 (37.33%) Linux
8 394 (35.53%) Firewall
9 345 (31.11%) MS Exchange
10 327 (29.49%) HP
11 326 (29.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 324 (29.22%) Hyper-V
13 296 (26.69%) ITIL
14 283 (25.52%) WAN
15 282 (25.43%) SQL Server
16 269 (24.26%) DNS
17 265 (23.90%) LAN
18 264 (23.81%) NAS
19 259 (23.35%) Windows Server 2012
20 255 (22.99%) Citrix
21 247 (22.27%) Data Centre
22 235 (21.19%) SQL
23 225 (20.29%) vSphere
24 224 (20.20%) MS Excel
25 220 (19.84%) Exchange Server 2010
26 216 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
27 210 (18.94%) DHCP
28 205 (18.49%) TCP/IP
29 176 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
30 167 (15.06%) MCSE

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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
1 345 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 220 (19.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 119 (10.73%) SharePoint
4 116 (10.46%) IIS
5 112 (10.10%) Lync
6 76 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 70 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 55 (4.96%) Apache
9 43 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 29 (2.61%) Tomcat
11 20 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
12 16 (1.44%) JBoss
13 15 (1.35%) NetWeaver
14 13 (1.17%) WebSphere
15 12 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (0.99%) SAS
17 10 (0.90%) Lotus Domino
17 10 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
18 9 (0.81%) CMS
18 9 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 224 (20.20%) MS Excel
2 66 (5.95%) MS Office
3 20 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.36%) MS Project
6 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.27%) MFGPRO
5 2 (0.18%) Infor CRM
5 2 (0.18%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.090%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.090%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.090%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 67 (6.04%) Office 365
2 42 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (3.79%) SaaS
3 37 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (1.89%) IaaS
6 20 (1.80%) PaaS
7 4 (0.36%) AWS CloudTrail
7 4 (0.36%) Symantec.cloud
8 1 (0.090%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.090%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.090%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.090%) Nimbula
8 1 (0.090%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 394 (35.53%) Firewall
2 283 (25.52%) WAN
3 269 (24.26%) DNS
4 265 (23.90%) LAN
5 264 (23.81%) NAS
6 210 (18.94%) DHCP
7 205 (18.49%) TCP/IP
8 159 (14.34%) VPN
9 132 (11.90%) iSCSI
10 101 (9.11%) Fibre Channel
11 99 (8.93%) VLAN
12 97 (8.75%) VoIP
13 73 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
14 51 (4.60%) Wireless
15 44 (3.97%) Internet
16 39 (3.52%) IPsec
16 39 (3.52%) Cisco Nexus
17 36 (3.25%) Network Security
17 36 (3.25%) SSL
18 33 (2.98%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (25.43%) SQL Server
2 70 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (4.96%) MySQL
4 49 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (2.98%) Oracle Database
6 30 (2.71%) Relational Database
7 25 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (1.80%) DB2
9 17 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (1.44%) Redis
11 14 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
11 14 (1.26%) OLTP
12 13 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.17%) Hadoop
13 10 (0.90%) Big Data
13 10 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (1.35%) Maven
2 11 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 10 (0.90%) Eclipse
4 9 (0.81%) Subversion
5 8 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.72%) YourKit
6 5 (0.45%) JIRA
7 4 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.18%) Redmine
8 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.18%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.090%) Ant
9 1 (0.090%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.090%) Gerrit
General
1 122 (11.00%) Finance
2 47 (4.24%) Telecoms
3 42 (3.79%) Retail
4 18 (1.62%) Legal
5 17 (1.53%) Spanish Language
6 15 (1.35%) French Language
7 13 (1.17%) German Language
8 10 (0.90%) Billing
9 9 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.81%) Electronics
10 8 (0.72%) Back Office
10 8 (0.72%) Marketing
10 8 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.63%) Advertising
12 6 (0.54%) Banking
13 5 (0.45%) Law
14 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.18%) Local Government
15 2 (0.18%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.090%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 210 (18.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 181 (16.32%) Support Engineer
3 130 (11.72%) Systems Engineer
4 115 (10.37%) Consultant
5 94 (8.48%) Administrator
6 92 (8.30%) Systems Administrator
7 89 (8.03%) Architect
8 74 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
9 66 (5.95%) Analyst
10 52 (4.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 50 (4.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 47 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support
13 42 (3.79%) Storage Engineer
14 41 (3.70%) Technical Architect
14 41 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
15 38 (3.43%) Technical Support
15 38 (3.43%) Infrastructure Architect
16 37 (3.34%) Network Engineer
17 35 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 35 (3.16%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (4.51%) .NET
2 23 (2.07%) Web Services
3 20 (1.80%) J2EE
4 17 (1.53%) HTML
5 15 (1.35%) Hibernate
6 14 (1.26%) jQuery
7 13 (1.17%) CSS
8 12 (1.08%) LAMP
9 11 (0.99%) Spring
9 11 (0.99%) Middleware
10 10 (0.90%) Software Packaging
10 10 (0.90%) JSP
11 9 (0.81%) JDBC
11 9 (0.81%) MAPI
12 8 (0.72%) XML
12 8 (0.72%) Spring MVC
12 8 (0.72%) Lucene
12 8 (0.72%) Spring Integration
13 7 (0.63%) .NET Framework
14 6 (0.54%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 247 (22.27%) Data Centre
2 133 (11.99%) Clustering
3 92 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (7.84%) Replication
5 70 (6.31%) Management Information System
6 56 (5.05%) EqualLogic
7 44 (3.97%) Enterprise Storage
8 30 (2.71%) EMC VNX
9 27 (2.43%) Thin Client
9 27 (2.43%) Computer Science
9 27 (2.43%) Fat Client
10 23 (2.07%) Blackberry
11 22 (1.98%) BYOD
12 19 (1.71%) FlexPod
13 18 (1.62%) iPhone
13 18 (1.62%) Statistics
14 16 (1.44%) AS400
15 15 (1.35%) Client/Server
15 15 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
16 14 (1.26%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 766 (69.07%) Windows
2 414 (37.33%) Linux
3 326 (29.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 259 (23.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 154 (13.89%) UNIX
6 150 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 100 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 68 (6.13%) Windows 7
9 67 (6.04%) Solaris
10 51 (4.60%) CentOS
11 45 (4.06%) Windows 8
12 41 (3.70%) Windows XP
13 39 (3.52%) AIX
14 20 (1.80%) Data ONTAP
15 19 (1.71%) HPUX
15 19 (1.71%) SUSE
16 16 (1.44%) Android
16 16 (1.44%) VMS
17 13 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
18 12 (1.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (26.69%) ITIL
2 152 (13.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 115 (10.37%) Load Balancing
4 108 (9.74%) Project Management
5 79 (7.12%) Change Management
6 71 (6.40%) Migration
7 69 (6.22%) Business Continuity
8 59 (5.32%) Service Management
9 58 (5.23%) Service Delivery
10 55 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (4.33%) E-Commerce
12 46 (4.15%) High Availability
13 45 (4.06%) Performance Tuning
14 44 (3.97%) Capacity Management
15 43 (3.88%) Mentoring
15 43 (3.88%) Configuration Management
16 39 (3.52%) Patch Management
17 38 (3.43%) Capacity Planning
18 35 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
19 34 (3.07%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 235 (21.19%) SQL
2 71 (6.40%) PowerShell
3 49 (4.42%) Java
4 47 (4.24%) Perl
5 29 (2.61%) Bash Shell
6 28 (2.52%) Python
7 27 (2.43%) C
8 21 (1.89%) JavaScript
9 20 (1.80%) Shell Script
10 15 (1.35%) Ruby
10 15 (1.35%) PHP
10 15 (1.35%) VBScript
11 12 (1.08%) AWK
12 6 (0.54%) Tcl
13 4 (0.36%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.27%) Korn
14 3 (0.27%) sed
14 3 (0.27%) Scala
15 2 (0.18%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 216 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 176 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
3 167 (15.06%) MCSE
4 155 (13.98%) CCNA
5 134 (12.08%) Security Cleared
6 125 (11.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 89 (8.03%) Degree
8 82 (7.39%) SC Cleared
9 64 (5.77%) MCSA
10 54 (4.87%) CCNP
11 53 (4.78%) MCP
11 53 (4.78%) MCITP
12 25 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
13 24 (2.16%) CCA
14 23 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 19 (1.71%) DV Cleared
16 12 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (0.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 10 (0.90%) NCDA
18 9 (0.81%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (7.66%) SLA
2 49 (4.42%) PCI DSS
3 38 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.08%) COBIT
5 11 (0.99%) QA
6 8 (0.72%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.090%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.090%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 458 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 438 (39.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 324 (29.22%) Hyper-V
4 225 (20.29%) vSphere
5 87 (7.84%) XenApp
6 80 (7.21%) VMware ESX
7 74 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
8 67 (6.04%) vCloud
9 41 (3.70%) Terminal Services
10 40 (3.61%) XenDesktop
11 29 (2.61%) ISA Server
11 29 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
12 28 (2.52%) XenServer
13 27 (2.43%) Forefront TMG
14 21 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 20 (1.80%) NFS
16 19 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
17 16 (1.44%) Firmware
17 16 (1.44%) UAG
18 14 (1.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 142 (12.80%) SCCM
2 99 (8.93%) SCOM
3 59 (5.32%) WSUS
4 56 (5.05%) Backup Exec
5 45 (4.06%) NetBackup
6 36 (3.25%) Nagios
7 33 (2.98%) Puppet
8 32 (2.89%) SCVMM
9 25 (2.25%) HP Data Protector
10 21 (1.89%) Oracle ZFS
11 19 (1.71%) SCSM
11 19 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
11 19 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 17 (1.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 16 (1.44%) HAProxy
14 15 (1.35%) EdgeSight
15 14 (1.26%) ARCserve
16 11 (0.99%) vMotion
16 11 (0.99%) Hyperic
17 8 (0.72%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 691 (62.31%) VMware
2 528 (47.61%) Microsoft
3 428 (38.59%) Cisco
4 327 (29.49%) HP
5 255 (22.99%) Citrix
6 154 (13.89%) EMC
7 132 (11.90%) Oracle
8 127 (11.45%) NetApp
9 103 (9.29%) Dell
10 93 (8.39%) Red Hat
11 87 (7.84%) 3PAR
12 84 (7.57%) Symantec
13 83 (7.48%) IBM
14 74 (6.67%) Brocade
15 71 (6.40%) Juniper
16 55 (4.96%) Veeam
17 49 (4.42%) Sun
18 44 (3.97%) Veritas
19 42 (3.79%) CommVault
20 38 (3.43%) SolarWinds
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus ecellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £43k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Alpha
Salary: From £43,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Car Allowance + Benefits Packager
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: Car Allowance (£6600) + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + £6600 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago