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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAN Engineer
Rank 875 904 874
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 15 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.013% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.013% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 16
Average salary £47,000 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £37,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £37,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+25.33% -17.58%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
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
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 7 July 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 +25 15 £47,000 -14.54%
South East +31 12 £47,000 -
Reading +6 10 £45,000 -
Berkshire +3 10 £45,000 -
North West +15 2 - -
Manchester +11 2 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £47,000 -
Woking - 1 £47,000 -
Dorset - 1 £47,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £47,000 -
South West - 1 £47,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £50,000 -

SAN Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 42 (100.00%) SAN
2 39 (92.86%) EMC
3 29 (69.05%) HP
4 27 (64.29%) Fibre Channel
5 23 (54.76%) NAS
6 22 (52.38%) Brocade
6 22 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 22 (52.38%) VMware
7 21 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 19 (45.24%) Sun
9 17 (40.48%) Windows
9 17 (40.48%) Replication
10 16 (38.10%) EMC NetWorker
10 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
10 16 (38.10%) DV Cleared
10 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
10 16 (38.10%) Enterprise Storage
10 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
10 16 (38.10%) StorageTek
10 16 (38.10%) Performance Monitoring
10 16 (38.10%) Capacity Management
11 15 (35.71%) NetApp
11 15 (35.71%) Linux
12 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (28.57%) Cisco
13 12 (28.57%) UNIX
14 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
14 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (23.81%) vSphere

SAN Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (11.90%) SAS
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.14%) Apache
6 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (100.00%) SAN
2 27 (64.29%) Fibre Channel
3 23 (54.76%) NAS
4 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 9 (21.43%) DHCP
5 9 (21.43%) DNS
6 7 (16.67%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.14%) SSH
7 3 (7.14%) FTP
8 2 (4.76%) Network Security
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.38%) VLAN
9 1 (2.38%) LAN
9 1 (2.38%) WAN
9 1 (2.38%) VPN
9 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (14.29%) Banking
1 6 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Flash
1 3 (7.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (40.48%) Replication
3 16 (38.10%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (21.43%) EMC VNX
5 6 (14.29%) CLARiiON
6 3 (7.14%) Symmetrix
6 3 (7.14%) Celerra
7 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Linux
3 12 (28.57%) UNIX
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (19.05%) Solaris
6 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.14%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
2 16 (38.10%) Capacity Management
2 16 (38.10%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (9.52%) Patch Management
5 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Information Security
7 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.38%) Release Management
7 1 (2.38%) Time Management
7 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) Perl
2 6 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) PHP
3 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
1 16 (38.10%) DV Cleared
1 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.52%) NCDA
3 4 (9.52%) MCSE
3 4 (9.52%) MCSA
3 4 (9.52%) CCNA
3 4 (9.52%) CCA
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (23.81%) vSphere
3 8 (19.05%) NFS
4 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 3 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Veritas File System
6 3 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (4.76%) VMware Server
7 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.38%) Firmware
8 1 (2.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (11.90%) Backup Exec
3 4 (9.52%) NetBackup
3 4 (9.52%) SnapMirror
3 4 (9.52%) SnapVault
4 3 (7.14%) SnapLock
4 3 (7.14%) Legato
4 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.76%) Nagios
5 2 (4.76%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (4.76%) SCCM
5 2 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.38%) PureDisk
6 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (92.86%) EMC
2 29 (69.05%) HP
3 22 (52.38%) VMware
3 22 (52.38%) Brocade
4 19 (45.24%) Sun
5 16 (38.10%) StorageTek
6 15 (35.71%) NetApp
7 12 (28.57%) Cisco
8 8 (19.05%) Citrix
8 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
8 8 (19.05%) Symantec
9 7 (16.67%) Oracle
10 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.29%) CommVault
11 4 (9.52%) Veritas
12 3 (7.14%) Dell
12 3 (7.14%) Hitachi
12 3 (7.14%) 3PAR
12 3 (7.14%) Varonis
12 3 (7.14%) Nimble Storage