The table below looks at the statistics for the SAN Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAN Specialist
Rank 943 964 998
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a SAN Specialist 9 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.007% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 8
Average salary £39,000 £41,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £32,250 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,600 £63,750 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -23.33%

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
99560 107062 114531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.23% 96.48% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83662 87327 92673
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 April 2016 within the UK.

SAN Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

SAN Specialist
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 Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
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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 +34 7 £39,000 -5.45%
London +19 4 £39,000 -38.82%
Caerphilly - 2 £68,500 -
South Wales - 2 £68,500 -
Wales - 2 £68,500 -
East Midlands +7 1 £37,500 +8.69%
West Midlands - 1 £46,000 -
South East - 1 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £46,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £52,500 -

SAN Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited SAN Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) SAN
2 16 (76.19%) VMware
3 15 (71.43%) NetApp
4 13 (61.90%) Windows
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco
5 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 7 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (33.33%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) Presales
9 5 (23.81%) Office 365
9 5 (23.81%) vCloud
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (23.81%) Veeam
9 5 (23.81%) Statistics
9 5 (23.81%) SLA
10 4 (19.05%) MS Office
10 4 (19.05%) Unix
10 4 (19.05%) Solaris
10 4 (19.05%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) Citrix
10 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (19.05%) Project Management
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (19.05%) NAS
11 3 (14.29%) NCSA
11 3 (14.29%) NCDA

SAN Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited SAN Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) NAS
3 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) FCoE
4 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Statistics
2 3 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Solaris
4 4 (19.05%) Unix
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (9.52%) HPUX
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Presales
2 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) NCDA
1 3 (14.29%) NCIE
1 3 (14.29%) NCSA
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) VCAP
2 2 (9.52%) VCDX
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 5 (23.81%) vCloud
4 2 (9.52%) NFS
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Legato
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (4.76%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) NetApp
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Veeam
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix
7 3 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) IBM
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle
8 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
9 1 (4.76%) arcserve
9 1 (4.76%) Brocade
9 1 (4.76%) CommVault
9 1 (4.76%) Dell
9 1 (4.76%) EMC
9 1 (4.76%) Symantec
9 1 (4.76%) Veritas