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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 105 93 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 592 691 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.76% 2.93% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.53% 14.15% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 493 526 557
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,850
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
4726 4883 5310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.01% 20.68% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 3795 4242
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -19 161 £43,500 +4.81% 19
Surrey -19 133 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Hampshire +10 110 £45,500 +12.34% 22
West Sussex +13 49 £42,500 +41.66% 6
Kent +43 42 £32,500 -31.57% 3
Buckinghamshire -34 35 £42,500 - 6
Oxfordshire -10 29 £35,000 -6.66%
East Sussex -8 19 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Middlesex 0 3 £39,000 +6.12%
Home Counties - 1 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 814 (70.54%) Windows
2 725 (62.82%) VMware
3 520 (45.06%) Microsoft
4 470 (40.73%) Active Directory
4 470 (40.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 451 (39.08%) Cisco
6 405 (35.10%) Firewall
7 404 (35.01%) Linux
8 367 (31.80%) HP
9 347 (30.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 316 (27.38%) MS Exchange
11 308 (26.69%) Hyper-V
12 290 (25.13%) SQL Server
13 276 (23.92%) NAS
14 274 (23.74%) DNS
15 269 (23.31%) ITIL
16 265 (22.96%) SQL
17 260 (22.53%) Citrix
18 255 (22.10%) Windows Server 2012
19 253 (21.92%) vSphere
20 242 (20.97%) MS Excel
21 241 (20.88%) WAN
22 228 (19.76%) DHCP
23 218 (18.89%) LAN
24 212 (18.37%) TCP/IP
25 196 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
26 192 (16.64%) Windows Server 2003
27 191 (16.55%) Cisco Certification
28 172 (14.90%) EMC
29 160 (13.86%) UNIX

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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
1 316 (27.38%) MS Exchange
2 154 (13.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 120 (10.40%) SharePoint
4 99 (8.58%) Lync
5 96 (8.32%) IIS
6 73 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 72 (6.24%) Apache
8 61 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 37 (3.21%) Tomcat
10 31 (2.69%) JBoss
11 28 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2003
12 25 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 23 (1.99%) WebSphere
14 20 (1.73%) Lotus Domino
15 19 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
15 19 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
16 17 (1.47%) SAS
17 14 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
18 11 (0.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 10 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 242 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 80 (6.93%) MS Office
3 17 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.69%) MS Project
5 6 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.43%) SPSS
7 4 (0.35%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.087%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.78%) Oracle BRM
2 8 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.17%) MFGPRO
5 2 (0.17%) Maximo
5 2 (0.17%) ENOVIA
5 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.087%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.087%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.087%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.087%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (3.64%) SaaS
2 42 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
3 40 (3.47%) Office 365
4 30 (2.60%) PaaS
5 29 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 28 (2.43%) IaaS
7 1 (0.087%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.087%) Symantec.cloud
7 1 (0.087%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.087%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.087%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.087%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 405 (35.10%) Firewall
2 276 (23.92%) NAS
3 274 (23.74%) DNS
4 241 (20.88%) WAN
5 228 (19.76%) DHCP
6 218 (18.89%) LAN
7 212 (18.37%) TCP/IP
8 136 (11.79%) iSCSI
9 125 (10.83%) VPN
10 103 (8.93%) VoIP
11 82 (7.11%) Fibre Channel
12 77 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
13 66 (5.72%) VLAN
14 59 (5.11%) Wireless
15 53 (4.59%) Network Security
16 44 (3.81%) LDAP
17 36 (3.12%) HTTP
18 35 (3.03%) SSL
19 34 (2.95%) IPsec
19 34 (2.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (25.13%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.20%) MySQL
3 53 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 34 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (2.86%) DB2
7 30 (2.60%) Oracle Database
8 26 (2.25%) Relational Database
9 18 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
11 12 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (0.78%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.69%) OLAP
15 6 (0.52%) OLTP
15 6 (0.52%) MS Access
15 6 (0.52%) Ingres
15 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (1.04%) Maven
2 9 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (0.69%) LoadRunner
3 8 (0.69%) Eclipse
3 8 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (0.52%) Subversion
4 6 (0.52%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.43%) YourKit
5 5 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.35%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.17%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.17%) Redmine
8 1 (0.087%) JIRA
8 1 (0.087%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.087%) Ant
General
1 110 (9.53%) Finance
2 49 (4.25%) Telecoms
3 38 (3.29%) Retail
4 25 (2.17%) Spanish Language
5 20 (1.73%) French Language
6 19 (1.65%) Legal
7 18 (1.56%) German Language
8 17 (1.47%) Electronics
9 15 (1.30%) Banking
9 15 (1.30%) Advertising
10 10 (0.87%) Billing
11 7 (0.61%) Marketing
11 7 (0.61%) Automotive
12 6 (0.52%) Back Office
13 5 (0.43%) Military
13 5 (0.43%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.35%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.35%) Law
15 3 (0.26%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 217 (18.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 200 (17.33%) Support Engineer
3 119 (10.31%) Systems Engineer
4 103 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support
5 86 (7.45%) Administrator
6 82 (7.11%) Consultant
7 79 (6.85%) Architect
8 77 (6.67%) Analyst
9 75 (6.50%) Storage Engineer
10 74 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
11 72 (6.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 59 (5.11%) Technical Support
13 47 (4.07%) Technical Architect
13 47 (4.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 44 (3.81%) Technical Engineer
15 43 (3.73%) Technical Manager
16 41 (3.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
17 40 (3.47%) 2nd Line Support
18 39 (3.38%) Network Engineer
19 35 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (4.07%) .NET
2 27 (2.34%) LAMP
3 23 (1.99%) Web Services
4 16 (1.39%) Hibernate
5 14 (1.21%) J2EE
6 11 (0.95%) CSS
7 10 (0.87%) HTML
7 10 (0.87%) Spring
7 10 (0.87%) .NET Framework
7 10 (0.87%) jQuery
7 10 (0.87%) Software Packaging
8 9 (0.78%) Spring Integration
8 9 (0.78%) Lucene
8 9 (0.78%) MAPI
8 9 (0.78%) JDBC
9 8 (0.69%) Middleware
10 7 (0.61%) JSP
10 7 (0.61%) XML
10 7 (0.61%) Flash
10 7 (0.61%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 135 (11.70%) Clustering
2 101 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (7.71%) Replication
4 67 (5.81%) Management Information System
5 47 (4.07%) Computer Science
6 45 (3.90%) Enterprise Storage
7 41 (3.55%) Thin Client
7 41 (3.55%) Fat Client
8 30 (2.60%) Blackberry
9 25 (2.17%) EqualLogic
10 24 (2.08%) BYOD
11 22 (1.91%) PKI
11 22 (1.91%) iSeries
11 22 (1.91%) iPhone
12 19 (1.65%) Public Cloud
13 18 (1.56%) Mainframe
14 15 (1.30%) Statistics
14 15 (1.30%) Open Source
14 15 (1.30%) FlexPod
15 12 (1.04%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 814 (70.54%) Windows
2 404 (35.01%) Linux
3 347 (30.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 255 (22.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 192 (16.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 160 (13.86%) UNIX
7 123 (10.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 93 (8.06%) Windows 7
9 77 (6.67%) CentOS
10 68 (5.89%) Windows XP
11 67 (5.81%) Solaris
12 53 (4.59%) Windows 8
13 46 (3.99%) AIX
14 30 (2.60%) Ubuntu
15 28 (2.43%) VMS
16 22 (1.91%) HPUX
16 22 (1.91%) Android
17 18 (1.56%) SUSE
18 15 (1.30%) Debian
19 13 (1.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (23.31%) ITIL
2 140 (12.13%) Project Management
2 140 (12.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 115 (9.97%) Load Balancing
4 83 (7.19%) Migration
5 64 (5.55%) Change Management
6 63 (5.46%) Service Delivery
6 63 (5.46%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (5.11%) Mentoring
8 58 (5.03%) Performance Monitoring
9 57 (4.94%) Capacity Management
10 53 (4.59%) Incident Management
11 52 (4.51%) Service Management
12 51 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
13 49 (4.25%) PRINCE2
14 39 (3.38%) Business Continuity
15 38 (3.29%) Problem Management
16 36 (3.12%) Configuration Management
17 34 (2.95%) Network Design
17 34 (2.95%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 265 (22.96%) SQL
2 74 (6.41%) PowerShell
3 56 (4.85%) Perl
4 48 (4.16%) Java
5 25 (2.17%) Python
6 23 (1.99%) Shell Script
7 18 (1.56%) Bash Shell
7 18 (1.56%) Ruby
8 16 (1.39%) PHP
9 11 (0.95%) JavaScript
10 9 (0.78%) C
11 7 (0.61%) VBScript
12 6 (0.52%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.26%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.17%) Tcl
14 2 (0.17%) C#
14 2 (0.17%) VB
14 2 (0.17%) AWK
14 2 (0.17%) sed
14 2 (0.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 196 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 191 (16.55%) Cisco Certification
3 148 (12.82%) MCSE
3 148 (12.82%) CCNA
4 127 (11.01%) Degree
5 125 (10.83%) Security Cleared
6 107 (9.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 107 (9.27%) SC Cleared
7 70 (6.07%) CCNP
8 58 (5.03%) MCSA
9 54 (4.68%) MCP
10 51 (4.42%) Citrix Certification
11 50 (4.33%) CCA
12 44 (3.81%) MCITP
13 34 (2.95%) DV Cleared
14 20 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 19 (1.65%) NCDA
16 13 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
17 12 (1.04%) PMI Certification
18 11 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (9.01%) SLA
2 51 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.30%) ISO 9001
5 13 (1.13%) QA
6 12 (1.04%) COBIT
7 1 (0.087%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 470 (40.73%) Active Directory
1 470 (40.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 308 (26.69%) Hyper-V
3 253 (21.92%) vSphere
4 133 (11.53%) XenApp
5 91 (7.89%) VMware ESX
6 69 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
7 67 (5.81%) XenDesktop
8 62 (5.37%) Terminal Services
9 45 (3.90%) vCloud
10 41 (3.55%) Microsoft App-V
11 39 (3.38%) XenServer
12 26 (2.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 21 (1.82%) ISA Server
14 19 (1.65%) NFS
15 16 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
16 12 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 11 (0.95%) Xen
18 9 (0.78%) DFS Replication
19 8 (0.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 120 (10.40%) SCCM
2 83 (7.19%) SCOM
3 78 (6.76%) Backup Exec
4 59 (5.11%) NetBackup
5 46 (3.99%) Puppet
6 39 (3.38%) WSUS
7 36 (3.12%) Nagios
8 32 (2.77%) EMC NetWorker
9 28 (2.43%) ARCserve
9 28 (2.43%) EdgeSight
10 26 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
11 23 (1.99%) HP Data Protector
12 22 (1.91%) Legato
13 21 (1.82%) SCVMM
13 21 (1.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 19 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 14 (1.21%) Netcool
15 14 (1.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 14 (1.21%) SCSM
16 11 (0.95%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 725 (62.82%) VMware
2 520 (45.06%) Microsoft
3 451 (39.08%) Cisco
4 367 (31.80%) HP
5 260 (22.53%) Citrix
6 172 (14.90%) EMC
7 159 (13.78%) Oracle
8 137 (11.87%) Red Hat
9 130 (11.27%) NetApp
10 117 (10.14%) Symantec
11 114 (9.88%) Juniper
12 111 (9.62%) IBM
13 100 (8.67%) 3PAR
14 98 (8.49%) Dell
15 80 (6.93%) Veeam
16 74 (6.41%) Veritas
17 73 (6.33%) Brocade
18 52 (4.51%) CommVault
19 47 (4.07%) Sun
20 42 (3.64%) Avaya
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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JM
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Havant, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago