The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 73 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 235 174 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.32% 3.28% 3.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.41% 17.96% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 159 144 162
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £26,700 £26,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1350 969 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.07% 18.26% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 755 778
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
England

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Yorkshire region.

SAN Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SAN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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
West Yorkshire -15 162 £40,000 +7.38% 14
South Yorkshire +4 31 £42,500 -1.16%
North Yorkshire -18 31 £38,000 +16.92% 5
East Yorkshire +7 9 - - 2
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SAN also 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 that cited SAN.

1 330 (69.33%) Windows
2 255 (53.57%) VMware
3 221 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 193 (40.55%) Linux
5 187 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 172 (36.13%) UNIX
7 171 (35.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 148 (31.09%) MS Exchange
8 148 (31.09%) Cisco
9 143 (30.04%) ITIL
10 142 (29.83%) Firewall
11 138 (28.99%) SQL Server
11 138 (28.99%) Active Directory
12 130 (27.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 125 (26.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 124 (26.05%) HP
15 122 (25.63%) Citrix
15 122 (25.63%) MCSE
16 120 (25.21%) MS Excel
17 110 (23.11%) NAS
18 104 (21.85%) NetApp
19 96 (20.17%) Red Hat
20 93 (19.54%) DNS
20 93 (19.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 87 (18.28%) TCP/IP
21 87 (18.28%) EMC
22 82 (17.23%) Cisco Certification
23 81 (17.02%) Clustering
24 79 (16.60%) vSphere
25 78 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SAN also 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 that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 148 (31.09%) MS Exchange
2 75 (15.76%) SharePoint
3 58 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 55 (11.55%) Lync
5 54 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 41 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 39 (8.19%) Tomcat
8 36 (7.56%) IIS
9 30 (6.30%) Apache
10 24 (5.04%) Office Communications Server
11 19 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2003
12 18 (3.78%) Jetty
13 12 (2.52%) WebLogic
14 11 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
16 5 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (1.05%) Tuxedo
16 5 (1.05%) OpenROAD
17 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 120 (25.21%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.51%) Cloud Computing
2 26 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.83%) SaaS
4 9 (1.89%) Office 365
5 4 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 142 (29.83%) Firewall
2 110 (23.11%) NAS
3 93 (19.54%) DNS
4 87 (18.28%) TCP/IP
5 70 (14.71%) Internet
6 51 (10.71%) LAN
7 48 (10.08%) WAN
8 32 (6.72%) DHCP
9 30 (6.30%) VPN
10 29 (6.09%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (5.25%) NetScaler
11 25 (5.25%) Cisco IOS
12 18 (3.78%) VoIP
12 18 (3.78%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (2.31%) MPLS
13 11 (2.31%) SSL
13 11 (2.31%) Wireless
14 10 (2.10%) SSH
15 9 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 57 (11.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (3.78%) MySQL
5 16 (3.36%) RDBMS
5 16 (3.36%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.89%) Redis
11 8 (1.68%) Ingres
12 7 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.84%) Informix
14 4 (0.84%) NoSQL
15 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (0.42%) DTS
16 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (1.05%) Subversion
2 5 (1.05%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.84%) Hudson
3 4 (0.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.84%) JIRA
4 1 (0.21%) Maven
4 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.21%) WebLOAD
4 1 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 43 (9.03%) Finance
2 12 (2.52%) Legal
3 8 (1.68%) Retail
4 6 (1.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.84%) Games
5 4 (0.84%) Banking
6 3 (0.63%) Local Government
6 3 (0.63%) Back Office
7 2 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (14.50%) Administrator
2 60 (12.61%) Infrastructure Manager
3 59 (12.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 58 (12.18%) Analyst
5 33 (6.93%) Consultant
6 30 (6.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 30 (6.30%) Operations Analyst
7 28 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 27 (5.67%) Support Engineer
8 27 (5.67%) Project Manager
9 25 (5.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 25 (5.25%) UNIX Engineer
10 24 (5.04%) UNIX Administrator
11 23 (4.83%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
11 23 (4.83%) Server Engineer
12 21 (4.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (3.99%) 3rd Line Support
14 18 (3.78%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (3.78%) Infrastructure Designer
14 18 (3.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.88%) J2EE
2 17 (3.57%) Web Services
3 9 (1.89%) Middleware
4 7 (1.47%) LAMP
5 6 (1.26%) SOAP
5 6 (1.26%) .NET
5 6 (1.26%) REST
6 4 (0.84%) XML
6 4 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (0.63%) Software Packaging
7 3 (0.63%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.21%) XMPP
8 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (17.02%) Clustering
2 50 (10.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 32 (6.72%) EqualLogic
4 30 (6.30%) Management Information System
5 21 (4.41%) HP StorageWorks
6 16 (3.36%) Firmware
7 14 (2.94%) IBM XIV
8 13 (2.73%) Replication
9 11 (2.31%) Social Media
10 10 (2.10%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.89%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.05%) CMDB
13 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.63%) PKI
14 3 (0.63%) Celerra
14 3 (0.63%) Open Source
14 3 (0.63%) NHS
14 3 (0.63%) CLARiiON
15 2 (0.42%) iPad
15 2 (0.42%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 330 (69.33%) Windows
2 193 (40.55%) Linux
3 172 (36.13%) UNIX
4 171 (35.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 125 (26.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 93 (19.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 78 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 43 (9.03%) HPUX
9 37 (7.77%) Solaris
10 21 (4.41%) Ubuntu
11 20 (4.20%) Debian
11 20 (4.20%) CentOS
12 14 (2.94%) AIX
13 9 (1.89%) Windows 7
14 8 (1.68%) SUSE
15 5 (1.05%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.63%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.42%) Android
18 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (30.04%) ITIL
2 71 (14.92%) Load Balancing
2 71 (14.92%) Problem Management
3 69 (14.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 65 (13.66%) Business Continuity
5 60 (12.61%) Project Management
6 59 (12.39%) Performance Tuning
7 56 (11.76%) Change Management
8 54 (11.34%) Change Control
9 35 (7.35%) PRINCE2
9 35 (7.35%) Service Management
10 30 (6.30%) Technical Architecture
11 29 (6.09%) Service Delivery
11 29 (6.09%) E-Commerce
11 29 (6.09%) Performance Monitoring
12 25 (5.25%) Migration
13 20 (4.20%) Capacity Management
14 18 (3.78%) Time Management
14 18 (3.78%) Performance Management
15 16 (3.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 61 (12.82%) SQL
2 58 (12.18%) Shell Script
3 50 (10.50%) Bash Shell
4 43 (9.03%) Perl
5 29 (6.09%) Python
6 22 (4.62%) Ruby
7 21 (4.41%) Java
8 20 (4.20%) PHP
9 19 (3.99%) PowerShell
10 17 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.05%) VBScript
11 5 (1.05%) C
11 5 (1.05%) C++
11 5 (1.05%) COBOL
12 2 (0.42%) VB
13 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 130 (27.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 122 (25.63%) MCSE
3 82 (17.23%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (14.92%) MCSA
5 66 (13.87%) CCNA
6 39 (8.19%) MCP
7 38 (7.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (7.35%) MCITP
9 27 (5.67%) CCNP
10 24 (5.04%) Degree
11 19 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (2.10%) CCIE
13 9 (1.89%) Security Cleared
13 9 (1.89%) HND
13 9 (1.89%) Avaya Certification
14 8 (1.68%) HNC
14 8 (1.68%) NCDA
15 7 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (1.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.40%) SLA
2 30 (6.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.47%) COBIT
4 6 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.21%) BS7799
System Software
1 187 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 138 (28.99%) Active Directory
3 79 (16.60%) vSphere
4 64 (13.45%) VMware ESX
5 54 (11.34%) VMware ESXi
6 52 (10.92%) XenApp
7 50 (10.50%) XenServer
7 50 (10.50%) Hyper-V
8 9 (1.89%) Squid
9 8 (1.68%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.47%) Samba
11 5 (1.05%) RHEV
12 4 (0.84%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.84%) UAG
12 4 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.63%) NFS
14 2 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.42%) IAG
14 2 (0.42%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 46 (9.66%) SCCM
2 31 (6.51%) Puppet
3 24 (5.04%) SCOM
4 19 (3.99%) NetBackup
5 17 (3.57%) Nagios
5 17 (3.57%) Backup Exec
6 14 (2.94%) WSUS
6 14 (2.94%) Opsview
7 11 (2.31%) CFEngine
7 11 (2.31%) SCDPM
8 10 (2.10%) ZABBIX
9 6 (1.26%) OpenView
10 5 (1.05%) HP NNM
10 5 (1.05%) HP SIM
11 4 (0.84%) Cacti
11 4 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.63%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.63%) OPNET
Vendors
1 255 (53.57%) VMware
2 221 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 148 (31.09%) Cisco
4 124 (26.05%) HP
5 122 (25.63%) Citrix
6 104 (21.85%) NetApp
7 96 (20.17%) Red Hat
8 87 (18.28%) EMC
9 58 (12.18%) Oracle
10 53 (11.13%) Dell
11 31 (6.51%) Brocade
12 26 (5.46%) CommVault
13 25 (5.25%) IBM
14 24 (5.04%) Juniper
15 22 (4.62%) Symantec
16 21 (4.41%) Veeam
16 21 (4.41%) AppSense
17 19 (3.99%) Veritas
18 18 (3.78%) 3PAR
18 18 (3.78%) Riverbed
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Expenses, Mobile Phone, Laptop, Pens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE of £60-£80k
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, Rawdon
EMIS
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000pa
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000pa dependent on level of experience
Posted: 17 days ago