The table below looks at the statistics for the SAN Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN Engineer in their job title 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
SAN Engineer
Rank 887 908 868
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 27 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.011% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.011% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 17
Average salary £49,500 £57,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.91% +18.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £53,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £67,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105040 113071 104868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85862 91852 87227
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SAN Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAN Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAN Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN Engineer within the UK.

SAN Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

SAN Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN Engineer over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 within the UK.

SAN Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAN Engineer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN Engineer within the UK 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
England +39 25 £61,250 +6.52% 3
South East - 12 £42,500 - 2
Reading - 9 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
London +27 8 £75,000 +30.43%
Guildford - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey - 3 £42,500 -
Northumberland - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 - - 1
North East - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 - - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

SAN Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SAN Engineer in their job title 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 with SAN Engineer in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) SAN
2 51 (94.44%) EMC
3 35 (64.81%) HP
4 34 (62.96%) Fibre Channel
5 31 (57.41%) NAS
6 28 (51.85%) VMware
7 27 (50.00%) Sun
8 24 (44.44%) StorageTek
8 24 (44.44%) DV Cleared
8 24 (44.44%) Security Cleared
8 24 (44.44%) EMC NetWorker
8 24 (44.44%) SC Cleared
8 24 (44.44%) Replication
8 24 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
9 22 (40.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 22 (40.74%) Windows
10 21 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (37.04%) Brocade
12 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (29.63%) Capacity Management
13 16 (29.63%) Linux
13 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
13 16 (29.63%) Enterprise Storage
14 15 (27.78%) NetApp
14 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (25.93%) Citrix
16 12 (22.22%) Cisco
16 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
16 12 (22.22%) UNIX
16 12 (22.22%) Active Directory

SAN Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SAN Engineer in their job title 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 with SAN Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (9.26%) SAS
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.56%) Apache
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (100.00%) SAN
2 34 (62.96%) Fibre Channel
3 31 (57.41%) NAS
4 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 9 (16.67%) DNS
5 9 (16.67%) DHCP
6 7 (12.96%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.56%) SSH
7 3 (5.56%) FTP
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (18.52%) Law
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Flash
1 3 (5.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) Replication
2 21 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (29.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (11.11%) CLARiiON
5 3 (5.56%) Symmetrix
5 3 (5.56%) Celerra
6 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (22.22%) UNIX
5 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (14.81%) Solaris
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
2 22 (40.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
3 16 (29.63%) Capacity Management
4 6 (11.11%) Change Management
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (5.56%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (1.85%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.85%) Time Management
8 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) Perl
2 6 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.56%) Python
4 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 24 (44.44%) DV Cleared
1 24 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) BC Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (7.41%) MCSE
4 4 (7.41%) MCSA
4 4 (7.41%) CCNA
4 4 (7.41%) CCA
4 4 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.41%) NCDA
5 3 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.52%) VMware ESX
4 9 (16.67%) vSphere
5 8 (14.81%) NFS
6 3 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Veritas File System
6 3 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.70%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 24 (44.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (9.26%) Backup Exec
3 4 (7.41%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.56%) Legato
4 3 (5.56%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.70%) Nagios
5 2 (3.70%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (3.70%) SCCM
5 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.85%) PureDisk
6 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 51 (94.44%) EMC
2 35 (64.81%) HP
3 28 (51.85%) VMware
4 27 (50.00%) Sun
5 24 (44.44%) StorageTek
6 20 (37.04%) Brocade
7 15 (27.78%) NetApp
8 14 (25.93%) Citrix
9 12 (22.22%) Cisco
10 8 (14.81%) CA
10 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
10 8 (14.81%) Symantec
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle
12 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 4 (7.41%) CommVault
13 4 (7.41%) Veritas
14 3 (5.56%) Hitachi
14 3 (5.56%) Varonis
15 2 (3.70%) McAfee
16 1 (1.85%) Dell
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
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