The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had SAN Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAN Specialist
Rank 924 943 995
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a SAN Specialist 8 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.004% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Median salary £42,500 £34,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,900 £34,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £59,750 £34,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+73.18% -42.50%

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured SAN Specialist in the job title.

SAN Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAN Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN Specialist within the UK.

SAN Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

SAN Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN Specialist over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 within the UK.

SAN Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

SAN Specialist
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 6 £39,000 +13.04%
London +33 4 £39,000 -
Caerphilly - 2 £68,500 -
South Wales - 2 £68,500 -
Wales - 2 £68,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £46,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £46,000 -
South East - 1 £52,500 -

SAN Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, SAN Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SAN Specialist in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (75.00%) VMware
3 14 (70.00%) NetApp
4 13 (65.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco
5 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) Office 365
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (20.00%) NAS
9 4 (20.00%) Veeam
9 4 (20.00%) Statistics
9 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (20.00%) Project Management
9 4 (20.00%) MS Office
9 4 (20.00%) Unix
9 4 (20.00%) Solaris
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) SLA
9 4 (20.00%) Citrix
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) Presales
9 4 (20.00%) vCloud
10 3 (15.00%) NCDA
10 3 (15.00%) NCIE

SAN Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.00%) FCoE
4 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Statistics
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
4 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (10.00%) HPUX
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (20.00%) Presales
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) NCDA
1 3 (15.00%) NCIE
1 3 (15.00%) NCSA
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) VCAP
2 2 (10.00%) VCDX
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) vCloud
4 2 (10.00%) NFS
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Legato
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (5.00%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) NetApp
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) Veeam
6 3 (15.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.00%) arcserve
8 1 (5.00%) Brocade
8 1 (5.00%) CommVault
8 1 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) EMC
8 1 (5.00%) Symantec
8 1 (5.00%) Veritas