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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAN Engineer
Rank 891 903 880
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 9 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.006% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.006% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -18.04%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 8 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 31 August 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
South East +17 8 £50,000 +17.64%
England +16 8 £50,000 +19.04%
Berkshire +10 5 - -
Reading -3 5 - -
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 £59,000 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £59,000 - 1

SAN Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (100.00%) EMC
1 25 (100.00%) SAN
2 18 (72.00%) Fibre Channel
3 17 (68.00%) Brocade
4 16 (64.00%) NAS
4 16 (64.00%) HP
5 15 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (56.00%) Replication
7 13 (52.00%) Sun
7 13 (52.00%) Data Centre
8 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (44.00%) VMware
9 11 (44.00%) StorageTek
9 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
9 11 (44.00%) Capacity Management
9 11 (44.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (44.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (44.00%) EMC NetWorker
9 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
9 11 (44.00%) DV Cleared
9 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
10 9 (36.00%) Windows
11 7 (28.00%) NetApp
11 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (28.00%) vSphere
11 7 (28.00%) EMC VNX
12 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
12 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (20.00%) Finance
12 5 (20.00%) Solaris

SAN Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) SAN
2 18 (72.00%) Fibre Channel
3 16 (64.00%) NAS
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) Network Security
4 4 (16.00%) iSCSI
4 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 3 (12.00%) LAN
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.00%) VPN
5 3 (12.00%) VLAN
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.00%) SSH
6 2 (8.00%) FTP
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Flash
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Replication
2 13 (52.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (44.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (28.00%) EMC VNX
6 3 (12.00%) CLARiiON
6 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (8.00%) Clustering
8 1 (4.00%) Celerra
8 1 (4.00%) DTV
8 1 (4.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Solaris
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (44.00%) Capacity Management
2 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (44.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security
5 3 (12.00%) Release Management
6 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (44.00%) DV Cleared
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (28.00%) vSphere
2 4 (16.00%) NFS
3 3 (12.00%) Firmware
3 3 (12.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Veritas File System
4 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) Legato
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.00%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (4.00%) PureDisk
4 1 (4.00%) SnapMirror
4 1 (4.00%) SnapLock
4 1 (4.00%) SnapVault
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) EMC
2 17 (68.00%) Brocade
3 16 (64.00%) HP
4 13 (52.00%) Sun
5 11 (44.00%) StorageTek
5 11 (44.00%) VMware
6 7 (28.00%) NetApp
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle
8 4 (16.00%) Veritas
8 4 (16.00%) 3PAR
9 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (12.00%) Symantec
9 3 (12.00%) Hitachi
9 3 (12.00%) Dell
10 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.00%) CommVault
10 2 (8.00%) McAfee
11 1 (4.00%) SAP
11 1 (4.00%) IBM