Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 140 159
Rank change year-on-year -45 +19 -69
Permanent jobs citing SAN 82 137 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.22% 1.81% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 7.41% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 59 128 176
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +5.88%

SAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,353 1,848 2,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.18% 24.48% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1,322 2,170
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Berkshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SAN in Berkshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in Berkshire

SAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -25 37 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Maidenhead +9 12 £75,000 +95.98%
Wokingham -2 6 £50,000 +42.86%
Bracknell -3 6 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Slough -11 6 £37,500 -
Newbury -26 4 £52,750 +59.85% 2
SAN
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 51 (62.20%) VMware
2 48 (58.54%) Active Directory
3 46 (56.10%) Windows
4 44 (53.66%) Microsoft
5 41 (50.00%) Firewall
6 40 (48.78%) Cisco
6 40 (48.78%) DNS
7 35 (42.68%) Hyper-V
8 34 (41.46%) Windows Server
9 31 (37.80%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (35.37%) NAS
11 28 (34.15%) WAN
12 27 (32.93%) NFS
13 25 (30.49%) LAN
14 24 (29.27%) DHCP
14 24 (29.27%) TCP/IP
15 22 (26.83%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (26.83%) iSCSI
15 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (24.39%) Data Centre
16 20 (24.39%) Citrix
16 20 (24.39%) Juniper
16 20 (24.39%) Linux
16 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
17 19 (23.17%) ITIL
17 19 (23.17%) HTTP
17 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
18 18 (21.95%) Oracle
18 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (21.95%) F5

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (7.32%) Apache
4 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.10%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.88%) IIS
6 3 (3.66%) Confluence
6 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.44%) JBoss
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (13.41%) Bluemix
2 11 (13.41%) IBM Cloud
3 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.10%) SaaS
5 4 (4.88%) IaaS
5 4 (4.88%) Office 365
6 3 (3.66%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.44%) Akamai
7 2 (2.44%) PaaS
8 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (50.00%) Firewall
2 40 (48.78%) DNS
3 29 (35.37%) NAS
4 28 (34.15%) WAN
5 25 (30.49%) LAN
6 24 (29.27%) DHCP
6 24 (29.27%) TCP/IP
7 22 (26.83%) iSCSI
8 19 (23.17%) HTTP
9 17 (20.73%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (19.51%) MPLS
11 15 (18.29%) FTP
11 15 (18.29%) Internet
11 15 (18.29%) SSH
12 13 (15.85%) NetScaler
13 12 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (13.41%) Intranet
15 9 (10.98%) Network Security
15 9 (10.98%) VLAN
16 8 (9.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.41%) Big Data
3 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.22%) MS Access
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.66%) JIRA
1 3 (3.66%) TeamCity
1 3 (3.66%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (9.76%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Marketing
3 5 (6.10%) Electronics
3 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Architect
1 17 (20.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (17.07%) Infrastructure Architect
2 14 (17.07%) Support Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) Administrator
4 10 (12.20%) Network Administrator
5 9 (10.98%) Data Centre Architect
5 9 (10.98%) Storage Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Virtualisation Architect
6 8 (9.76%) Network Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Technical Support
6 8 (9.76%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Backup Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Desktop Support
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Network Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Server Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.07%) Middleware
2 9 (10.98%) POSIX
3 2 (2.44%) .NET
3 2 (2.44%) Kafka
3 2 (2.44%) LAMP
3 2 (2.44%) LDAP
3 2 (2.44%) Node.js
3 2 (2.44%) REST
3 2 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (1.22%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.22%) Flash
4 1 (1.22%) Java EE
4 1 (1.22%) JSON
4 1 (1.22%) SOAP
4 1 (1.22%) WSDL
4 1 (1.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Data Centre
2 14 (17.07%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.41%) Public Cloud
4 10 (12.20%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (10.98%) IBM Mainframe
5 9 (10.98%) Mainframe
6 6 (7.32%) Clustering
6 6 (7.32%) Replication
7 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (6.10%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (3.66%) EPoS
9 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.44%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.22%) AS400
10 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.22%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (1.22%) EMC VNX
10 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (56.10%) Windows
2 34 (41.46%) Windows Server
3 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (24.39%) Linux
5 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (13.41%) Windows 10
7 8 (9.76%) Unix
8 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (6.10%) Windows 8
9 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.88%) CentOS
11 3 (3.66%) AIX
11 3 (3.66%) Kali Linux
11 3 (3.66%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.22%) Solaris
12 1 (1.22%) SUSE
12 1 (1.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (23.17%) ITIL
3 15 (18.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (13.41%) Analytics
4 11 (13.41%) Big Data Analytics
4 11 (13.41%) Data Analytics
5 10 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (10.98%) Converged Infrastructure
6 9 (10.98%) Strategic Thinking
6 9 (10.98%) Test Automation
7 8 (9.76%) Information Security
8 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (7.32%) Presales
8 6 (7.32%) Security Operations
8 6 (7.32%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.10%) Data Management
9 5 (6.10%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) Bash Shell
2 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.88%) SQL
4 3 (3.66%) Java
5 2 (2.44%) C#
5 2 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (1.22%) Korn
6 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Degree
2 11 (13.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.54%) CCNA
4 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.10%) CCA
5 5 (6.10%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.66%) MCSE
7 2 (2.44%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.44%) MCP
7 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.22%) CCIE
8 1 (1.22%) CCNP
8 1 (1.22%) CCSA
8 1 (1.22%) CCSE
8 1 (1.22%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.22%) MCSA
8 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (2.44%) SLA
5 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 48 (58.54%) Active Directory
2 35 (42.68%) Hyper-V
3 31 (37.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (32.93%) NFS
5 17 (20.73%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (13.41%) VMware NSX
7 10 (12.20%) XenDesktop
8 7 (8.54%) vSphere
9 5 (6.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (6.10%) Terminal Services
9 5 (6.10%) XenApp
9 5 (6.10%) XenServer
10 3 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (2.44%) Docker
11 2 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (1.22%) KVM
12 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.22%) SRDF
12 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (15.85%) NetBackup
2 12 (14.63%) SCCM
3 10 (12.20%) Backup Exec
3 10 (12.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (12.20%) vCenter Server
4 8 (9.76%) SCOM
5 6 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (7.32%) Puppet
6 5 (6.10%) Ansible
6 5 (6.10%) EdgeSight
7 3 (3.66%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (3.66%) Nagios
7 3 (3.66%) Nessus
7 3 (3.66%) Nmap
7 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.44%) Terraform
9 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (62.20%) VMware
2 44 (53.66%) Microsoft
3 40 (48.78%) Cisco
4 20 (24.39%) Citrix
4 20 (24.39%) Juniper
5 18 (21.95%) F5
5 18 (21.95%) Oracle
6 17 (20.73%) CommVault
7 14 (17.07%) IBM
7 14 (17.07%) Veeam
8 11 (13.41%) NetApp
9 10 (12.20%) HP
9 10 (12.20%) Ivanti
10 9 (10.98%) Intel
10 9 (10.98%) Red Hat
11 7 (8.54%) Symantec
12 6 (7.32%) EMC
13 5 (6.10%) Dell
13 5 (6.10%) SAP
13 5 (6.10%) Shavlik