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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAN Engineer
Rank 866 894 857
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 17 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.011% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.012% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 20
Average salary £61,000 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £63,800
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.66% -16.66%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

SAN Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAN Engineer
Top 16 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 22 May 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 17 £61,000 +10.90% 2
South East - 8 £46,000 - 2
Reading - 7 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 7 £45,000 - 1
London +39 4 £75,000 +33.33%
Manchester +18 2 - -
North West +1 2 - -
East Midlands +7 1 - -
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £47,000 -
South West - 1 £47,000 -
Woking - 1 £47,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £47,000 -
Northumberland - 1 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 £47,000 -

SAN Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 46 (100.00%) SAN
2 43 (93.48%) EMC
3 30 (65.22%) HP
4 27 (58.70%) Fibre Channel
5 25 (54.35%) VMware
6 24 (52.17%) NAS
7 20 (43.48%) Sun
7 20 (43.48%) Windows
8 19 (41.30%) Brocade
9 18 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (36.96%) Performance Monitoring
10 17 (36.96%) StorageTek
10 17 (36.96%) EMC NetWorker
10 17 (36.96%) SC Cleared
10 17 (36.96%) Replication
10 17 (36.96%) DV Cleared
10 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
11 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (32.61%) NetApp
12 15 (32.61%) Linux
13 13 (28.26%) Configuration Management
13 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (28.26%) Capacity Management
13 13 (28.26%) Enterprise Storage
14 12 (26.09%) UNIX
14 12 (26.09%) Citrix
14 12 (26.09%) Cisco
15 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
15 10 (21.74%) SQL Server

SAN Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) SAS
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) Apache
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (100.00%) SAN
2 27 (58.70%) Fibre Channel
3 24 (52.17%) NAS
4 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
5 9 (19.57%) DNS
5 9 (19.57%) DHCP
6 7 (15.22%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.52%) FTP
7 3 (6.52%) SSH
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (17.39%) Law
2 6 (13.04%) Investment Banking
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Flash
1 3 (6.52%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (36.96%) Replication
3 13 (28.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (13.04%) CLARiiON
5 3 (6.52%) Symmetrix
5 3 (6.52%) Celerra
6 1 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.09%) UNIX
5 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (17.39%) Solaris
6 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (36.96%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (28.26%) Configuration Management
3 13 (28.26%) Capacity Management
4 6 (13.04%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.52%) Software Deployment
6 3 (6.52%) Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.17%) Time Management
8 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) Perl
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) Python
3 3 (6.52%) PHP
3 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) SC Cleared
1 17 (36.96%) DV Cleared
1 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.70%) BC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) NCDA
3 4 (8.70%) MCSE
3 4 (8.70%) MCSA
3 4 (8.70%) CCA
3 4 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.70%) CCNA
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 9 (19.57%) vSphere
4 8 (17.39%) NFS
4 8 (17.39%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Veritas File System
5 3 (6.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (4.35%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (10.87%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
4 3 (6.52%) Legato
5 2 (4.35%) SCCM
5 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.35%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (4.35%) Nagios
6 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (2.17%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 43 (93.48%) EMC
2 30 (65.22%) HP
3 25 (54.35%) VMware
4 20 (43.48%) Sun
5 19 (41.30%) Brocade
6 17 (36.96%) StorageTek
7 15 (32.61%) NetApp
8 12 (26.09%) Citrix
8 12 (26.09%) Cisco
9 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 8 (17.39%) Symantec
10 7 (15.22%) Oracle
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.04%) CommVault
12 4 (8.70%) CA
12 4 (8.70%) Veritas
13 3 (6.52%) Varonis
13 3 (6.52%) Hitachi
13 3 (6.52%) Dell
13 3 (6.52%) 3PAR
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