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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAN Engineer
Rank 895 849 853
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 8 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.014% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.015% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 21
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £42,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +90.00%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

SAN Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAN Engineer
Top 11 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 20 August 2014. 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
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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 -19 8 £42,500 -19.04% 2
South East 0 5 £42,500 - 1
Reading - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 - -
London -17 2 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Surrey -3 1 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £41,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £41,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £41,500 -
Woking - 1 £42,500 -
Chessington - 1 - -

SAN Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) SAN
1 21 (100.00%) Brocade
2 16 (76.19%) EMC
3 15 (71.43%) HP
4 11 (52.38%) NAS
5 8 (38.10%) Replication
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 6 (28.57%) Change Management
7 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) IBM
8 5 (23.81%) UNIX
8 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (23.81%) 3PAR
8 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (23.81%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (19.05%) FCoE
9 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
9 4 (19.05%) Hedge funds
9 4 (19.05%) Marketing
9 4 (19.05%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
9 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
9 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX

SAN Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (52.38%) NAS
3 5 (23.81%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (19.05%) FCoE
4 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Replication
2 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (19.05%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CNA
1 4 (19.05%) Novell Certification
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) Xen
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (19.05%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (14.29%) PureDisk
3 3 (14.29%) EMC Navisphere
3 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Brocade
2 16 (76.19%) EMC
3 15 (71.43%) HP
4 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (23.81%) 3PAR
5 5 (23.81%) IBM
6 4 (19.05%) Sun
6 4 (19.05%) StorageTek
7 2 (9.52%) NetApp
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (4.76%) CommVault
8 1 (4.76%) Dell
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FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Highlands & Islands
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £43000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago