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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 97 91 91
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 623 641 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.84% 3.05% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.57% 13.93% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 473 535 586
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
4956 4603 5410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.55% 21.91% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3658 3569 4432
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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
Surrey +20 226 £45,000 - 16
Berkshire -15 143 £37,500 -16.66% 17
Hampshire -13 94 £41,750 +11.33% 17
Oxfordshire -7 45 £33,000 -21.42% 7
West Sussex -17 32 £35,500 -11.25% 3
East Sussex -10 30 £34,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire -27 29 £33,750 -14.01% 2
Kent +7 27 £57,500 +39.39%
Thames Valley - 6 £60,000 -
Middlesex -18 2 - - 1
Home Counties - 1 - - 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 875 (67.00%) Windows
2 849 (65.01%) VMware
3 534 (40.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 471 (36.06%) Microsoft
5 466 (35.68%) Active Directory
6 436 (33.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 361 (27.64%) Linux
8 360 (27.57%) Firewall
9 353 (27.03%) ITIL
10 343 (26.26%) HP
11 337 (25.80%) SQL
12 335 (25.65%) Citrix
13 328 (25.11%) Cisco
14 279 (21.36%) Hyper-V
15 274 (20.98%) SQL Server
16 262 (20.06%) Oracle
17 251 (19.22%) NAS
18 248 (18.99%) MS Exchange
18 248 (18.99%) EMC
19 247 (18.91%) Microsoft Certification
19 247 (18.91%) MS Excel
20 228 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
21 227 (17.38%) DNS
22 203 (15.54%) TCP/IP
23 192 (14.70%) MCSE
24 184 (14.09%) WAN
25 178 (13.63%) Windows Server 2003
26 175 (13.40%) vSphere
27 173 (13.25%) LAN
28 171 (13.09%) UNIX

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 248 (18.99%) MS Exchange
2 151 (11.56%) SharePoint
3 148 (11.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 85 (6.51%) IIS
5 72 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 61 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 56 (4.29%) Lync
8 43 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 35 (2.68%) Lotus Domino
10 32 (2.45%) WebSphere
11 29 (2.22%) Apache
12 21 (1.61%) Tomcat
12 21 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 17 (1.30%) WebLogic
15 15 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
16 14 (1.07%) SAS
17 10 (0.77%) Live Communications Server
17 10 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
18 8 (0.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 247 (18.91%) MS Excel
2 79 (6.05%) MS Office
3 8 (0.61%) FastStats
3 8 (0.61%) SPSS
4 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.077%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.31%) Compiere
2 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.23%) Summit
3 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.23%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.077%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 70 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (2.37%) Office 365
3 20 (1.53%) IaaS
4 15 (1.15%) SaaS
5 11 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.61%) PaaS
6 8 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 360 (27.57%) Firewall
2 251 (19.22%) NAS
3 227 (17.38%) DNS
4 203 (15.54%) TCP/IP
5 184 (14.09%) WAN
6 173 (13.25%) LAN
7 170 (13.02%) DHCP
8 140 (10.72%) VPN
9 108 (8.27%) iSCSI
10 100 (7.66%) Wireless
11 72 (5.51%) Cisco ASA
12 68 (5.21%) VLAN
13 61 (4.67%) HTTP
14 53 (4.06%) Fibre Channel
15 51 (3.91%) Network Security
16 47 (3.60%) SSL
17 44 (3.37%) IPsec
18 42 (3.22%) Internet
19 41 (3.14%) VoIP
20 31 (2.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (20.98%) SQL Server
2 91 (6.97%) MySQL
3 72 (5.51%) Oracle Database
4 58 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 53 (4.06%) Oracle Database 10g
6 50 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (3.83%) Hadoop
7 48 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (1.68%) Oracle Database 12c
9 16 (1.23%) Big Data
10 12 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (0.77%) MS Access
12 9 (0.69%) DB2
13 7 (0.54%) OLTP
14 6 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.38%) IDOL
16 4 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 47 (3.60%) Maven
1 47 (3.60%) Eclipse
2 44 (3.37%) YourKit
3 17 (1.30%) AQtime
3 17 (1.30%) WebLOAD
4 12 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (0.69%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.31%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.23%) Ant
8 3 (0.23%) Subversion
8 3 (0.23%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.23%) JIRA
8 3 (0.23%) GDB
9 1 (0.077%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.077%) Hudson
9 1 (0.077%) Axure RP
General
1 151 (11.56%) Finance
2 27 (2.07%) Banking
3 23 (1.76%) Telecoms
3 23 (1.76%) Retail
4 21 (1.61%) Legal
4 21 (1.61%) Russian Language
5 20 (1.53%) Spanish Language
6 17 (1.30%) French Language
7 16 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.07%) Advertising
9 13 (1.00%) Games
10 12 (0.92%) Marketing
10 12 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.84%) German Language
12 7 (0.54%) Electronics
13 6 (0.46%) Back Office
14 4 (0.31%) Billing
14 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.23%) Law
15 3 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 222 (17.00%) Support Engineer
2 176 (13.48%) Administrator
3 171 (13.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 116 (8.88%) Architect
4 116 (8.88%) Consultant
5 103 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 103 (7.89%) Analyst
6 85 (6.51%) Technical Support
7 79 (6.05%) Systems Administrator
8 64 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 58 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
9 58 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
10 55 (4.21%) DBA
11 53 (4.06%) Technical Architect
12 47 (3.60%) Support Analyst
12 47 (3.60%) Technical Support Engineer
13 46 (3.52%) Developer
14 44 (3.37%) Network Engineer
15 43 (3.29%) Oracle DBA
16 42 (3.22%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (4.29%) HTML
2 54 (4.13%) CSS
2 54 (4.13%) jQuery
3 51 (3.91%) Hibernate
4 50 (3.83%) Spring
5 48 (3.68%) Spring MVC
6 47 (3.60%) Lucene
6 47 (3.60%) Spring Integration
7 43 (3.29%) .NET
8 39 (2.99%) J2EE
9 17 (1.30%) MAPI
10 16 (1.23%) Middleware
11 15 (1.15%) Struts
12 9 (0.69%) Software Packaging
13 8 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (0.61%) Web Services
14 7 (0.54%) XML
15 6 (0.46%) YAML
15 6 (0.46%) SAML
15 6 (0.46%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 162 (12.40%) Clustering
2 108 (8.27%) Replication
3 91 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (3.29%) EqualLogic
5 39 (2.99%) Thin Client
5 39 (2.99%) Fat Client
6 36 (2.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 31 (2.37%) Computer Science
8 30 (2.30%) Management Information System
9 28 (2.14%) Blackberry
10 16 (1.23%) Statistics
11 11 (0.84%) Firmware
11 11 (0.84%) CLARiiON
11 11 (0.84%) Open Source
12 10 (0.77%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.61%) Kindle
13 8 (0.61%) iPad
13 8 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.61%) Mainframe
14 7 (0.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 875 (67.00%) Windows
2 436 (33.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 361 (27.64%) Linux
4 228 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 178 (13.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 171 (13.09%) UNIX
7 123 (9.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 107 (8.19%) Solaris
9 89 (6.81%) Windows 7
10 53 (4.06%) AIX
10 53 (4.06%) Windows XP
11 49 (3.75%) Windows 8
12 43 (3.29%) CentOS
13 29 (2.22%) SUSE
14 28 (2.14%) HPUX
15 22 (1.68%) Oracle Linux
16 13 (1.00%) VMS
17 12 (0.92%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.46%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (27.03%) ITIL
2 151 (11.56%) Performance Tuning
3 115 (8.81%) Load Balancing
4 113 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 94 (7.20%) Project Management
6 78 (5.97%) Change Management
7 75 (5.74%) Service Management
8 74 (5.67%) Problem Management
9 71 (5.44%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (4.52%) PRINCE2
11 53 (4.06%) Mentoring
12 49 (3.75%) Service Delivery
13 48 (3.68%) Capacity Management
13 48 (3.68%) MVC
14 47 (3.60%) Capacity Planning
15 45 (3.45%) Migration
16 43 (3.29%) Multithreading
17 42 (3.22%) Configuration Management
18 40 (3.06%) Continuous Integration
18 40 (3.06%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 337 (25.80%) SQL
2 74 (5.67%) PowerShell
3 73 (5.59%) Java
4 56 (4.29%) JavaScript
5 45 (3.45%) Perl
6 34 (2.60%) PL/SQL
7 33 (2.53%) C
8 32 (2.45%) Shell Script
9 29 (2.22%) C++
10 23 (1.76%) C#
11 16 (1.23%) Bash Shell
12 12 (0.92%) VBScript
13 9 (0.69%) Bourne shell
14 8 (0.61%) PHP
15 7 (0.54%) Python
15 7 (0.54%) VB
16 6 (0.46%) Ruby
17 5 (0.38%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.15%) Korn
18 2 (0.15%) AWK
Qualifications
1 247 (18.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 192 (14.70%) MCSE
3 149 (11.41%) Cisco Certification
4 134 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 114 (8.73%) MCSA
6 113 (8.65%) MCITP
7 112 (8.58%) Degree
8 111 (8.50%) CCNA
9 100 (7.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 97 (7.43%) MCTS
11 81 (6.20%) CCNP
12 79 (6.05%) SC Cleared
13 63 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
14 40 (3.06%) DV Cleared
15 30 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
16 28 (2.14%) MCP
17 25 (1.91%) NCDA
18 24 (1.84%) NCIE
19 23 (1.76%) VCAP
20 17 (1.30%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (8.12%) SLA
2 48 (3.68%) QA
3 18 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.54%) COBIT
6 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.23%) JTAG
7 2 (0.15%) BS7799
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.077%) JSP 440
System Software
1 534 (40.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 466 (35.68%) Active Directory
3 279 (21.36%) Hyper-V
4 175 (13.40%) vSphere
5 131 (10.03%) XenApp
6 105 (8.04%) VMware ESX
7 62 (4.75%) VMware ESXi
8 60 (4.59%) XenDesktop
9 47 (3.60%) Oracle RAC
10 46 (3.52%) XenServer
11 41 (3.14%) vCloud
12 35 (2.68%) Forefront TMG
12 35 (2.68%) UAG
13 34 (2.60%) NFS
14 33 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
15 32 (2.45%) ISA Server
16 31 (2.37%) Terminal Services
17 20 (1.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 19 (1.45%) VMware Server
19 18 (1.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 118 (9.04%) NetBackup
2 116 (8.88%) Backup Exec
3 104 (7.96%) SCCM
4 86 (6.58%) SCOM
5 71 (5.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 49 (3.75%) Data Guard
7 39 (2.99%) Nagios
8 37 (2.83%) Puppet
9 30 (2.30%) EMC NetWorker
9 30 (2.30%) WSUS
10 29 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 29 (2.22%) Legato
11 23 (1.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 20 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 17 (1.30%) SCVMM
14 16 (1.23%) OpenView
15 15 (1.15%) Netcool
16 14 (1.07%) Tivoli
17 11 (0.84%) Control-M
17 11 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 849 (65.01%) VMware
2 471 (36.06%) Microsoft
3 343 (26.26%) HP
4 335 (25.65%) Citrix
5 328 (25.11%) Cisco
6 262 (20.06%) Oracle
7 248 (18.99%) EMC
8 152 (11.64%) Red Hat
9 150 (11.49%) NetApp
10 144 (11.03%) Juniper
11 136 (10.41%) Symantec
12 121 (9.26%) Dell
13 104 (7.96%) Veeam
14 91 (6.97%) IBM
15 89 (6.81%) Veritas
16 79 (6.05%) Sun
17 65 (4.98%) F5
18 58 (4.44%) Apple
19 50 (3.83%) Meru Networks
19 50 (3.83%) JBoss
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28695.00 - £32277.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + £1000 bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Basic and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago