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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAN Engineer
Rank 886 895 869
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 11 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.009% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.009% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 14
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -17.07%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 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 4 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
England +20 11 £50,000 +17.64% 1
South East +24 10 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Berkshire +10 6 - - 1
Reading +2 6 - - 1
Farnborough - 3 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 -
Woking +15 1 £47,000 +10.58%
Surrey +4 1 £47,000 +10.58%
Dorset - 1 £47,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £47,000 -
South West - 1 £47,000 -

SAN Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 36 (100.00%) SAN
2 33 (91.67%) EMC
3 25 (69.44%) HP
3 25 (69.44%) Fibre Channel
4 22 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (58.33%) NAS
6 20 (55.56%) Brocade
7 19 (52.78%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (50.00%) VMware
9 17 (47.22%) Sun
9 17 (47.22%) Replication
10 15 (41.67%) Data Centre
11 14 (38.89%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (38.89%) Capacity Management
11 14 (38.89%) Enterprise Storage
11 14 (38.89%) EMC NetWorker
11 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
11 14 (38.89%) DV Cleared
11 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
11 14 (38.89%) Configuration Management
11 14 (38.89%) StorageTek
12 13 (36.11%) NetApp
12 13 (36.11%) Windows
12 13 (36.11%) Linux
13 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (30.56%) EMC VNX
14 10 (27.78%) vSphere
14 10 (27.78%) UNIX
14 10 (27.78%) Cisco
15 8 (22.22%) NFS

SAN Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
1 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) SAS
3 3 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) SAN
2 25 (69.44%) Fibre Channel
3 21 (58.33%) NAS
4 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 7 (19.44%) DNS
5 7 (19.44%) DHCP
6 5 (13.89%) iSCSI
7 4 (11.11%) Network Security
8 3 (8.33%) VPN
8 3 (8.33%) FTP
8 3 (8.33%) LAN
8 3 (8.33%) WAN
8 3 (8.33%) Firewall
8 3 (8.33%) SSH
8 3 (8.33%) VLAN
9 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Flash
1 3 (8.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (47.22%) Replication
3 15 (41.67%) Data Centre
4 14 (38.89%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (30.56%) EMC VNX
6 6 (16.67%) CLARiiON
7 3 (8.33%) Symmetrix
7 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (8.33%) Celerra
8 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
8 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) UNIX
3 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (22.22%) Solaris
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (38.89%) Configuration Management
2 14 (38.89%) Capacity Management
2 14 (38.89%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (19.44%) Change Management
4 6 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 3 (8.33%) Software Deployment
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.33%) Release Management
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Perl
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) Python
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
3 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 14 (38.89%) DV Cleared
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) NCDA
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) MCSA
4 2 (5.56%) CCNA
4 2 (5.56%) CCA
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.78%) vSphere
3 8 (22.22%) NFS
4 3 (8.33%) Firmware
4 3 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Veritas File System
4 3 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (8.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
5 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 4 (11.11%) SnapMirror
2 4 (11.11%) SnapVault
3 3 (8.33%) SnapLock
3 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (8.33%) Legato
3 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.56%) Nagios
4 2 (5.56%) EMC Navisphere
4 2 (5.56%) SCCM
4 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.78%) PureDisk
5 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) EMC
2 25 (69.44%) HP
3 20 (55.56%) Brocade
4 18 (50.00%) VMware
5 17 (47.22%) Sun
6 14 (38.89%) StorageTek
7 13 (36.11%) NetApp
8 10 (27.78%) Cisco
9 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
10 7 (19.44%) Oracle
11 6 (16.67%) Symantec
12 4 (11.11%) Veritas
12 4 (11.11%) CommVault
12 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 3 (8.33%) Dell
13 3 (8.33%) Hitachi
13 3 (8.33%) Nimble Storage
13 3 (8.33%) 3PAR
13 3 (8.33%) Varonis
14 2 (5.56%) McAfee
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