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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 86 114
Rank change year-on-year -44 +28  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 49 135 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.48% 2.98% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.22% 11.86% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 127 85
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £29,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 788 1138 1305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.86% 25.09% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 613 883 841
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Reading -33 15 £45,000 -21.73% 3
Newbury -7 7 £32,000 -13.51%
Wokingham +23 6 £38,000 +52.00%
Maidenhead +13 4 £33,615 -38.88%
Slough +1 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Thatcham -3 3 £31,500 -3.07%
SAN
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 87 (79.82%) Windows
2 74 (67.89%) Active Directory
3 67 (61.47%) Windows Server
4 64 (58.72%) DNS
5 62 (56.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (54.13%) Firewall
7 53 (48.62%) VMware
8 50 (45.87%) Cisco
9 48 (44.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 47 (43.12%) Microsoft
11 45 (41.28%) Hyper-V
12 42 (38.53%) DHCP
13 37 (33.94%) SQL Server
13 37 (33.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 34 (31.19%) NAS
14 34 (31.19%) Office 365
15 32 (29.36%) Amazon AWS
16 31 (28.44%) Linux
17 29 (26.61%) TCP/IP
17 29 (26.61%) HP
18 28 (25.69%) Dell
18 28 (25.69%) NetApp
19 25 (22.94%) Microsoft Azure
20 23 (21.10%) MS Exchange
21 20 (18.35%) VPN
21 20 (18.35%) Cisco Nexus
22 19 (17.43%) SQL Server 2012
22 19 (17.43%) Cisco Certification
22 19 (17.43%) WAN
22 19 (17.43%) Cisco ASA

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 23 (21.10%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (10.09%) IIS
4 10 (9.17%) Apache
4 10 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (6.42%) Apache Solr
5 7 (6.42%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (6.42%) nginx
5 7 (6.42%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.83%) GroupWise
8 2 (1.83%) JBoss
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.92%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (31.19%) Office 365
2 32 (29.36%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (22.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (9.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (6.42%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (6.42%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (6.42%) Amazon S3
5 7 (6.42%) Google App Engine
5 7 (6.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (3.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.75%) SaaS
8 2 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (58.72%) DNS
2 59 (54.13%) Firewall
3 42 (38.53%) DHCP
4 34 (31.19%) NAS
5 29 (26.61%) TCP/IP
6 20 (18.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (18.35%) VPN
7 19 (17.43%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (17.43%) WAN
8 18 (16.51%) VLAN
9 15 (13.76%) Internet
9 15 (13.76%) LAN
9 15 (13.76%) Network Security
10 14 (12.84%) iSCSI
11 13 (11.93%) SMTP
11 13 (11.93%) VoIP
12 10 (9.17%) MPLS
12 10 (9.17%) SNMP
13 9 (8.26%) HTTP
14 8 (7.34%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (11.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.17%) MySQL
4 10 (9.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (9.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (6.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (6.42%) MongoDB
6 7 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.17%) WinDbg
3 8 (7.34%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.42%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (3.67%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (10.09%) Back Office
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 6 (5.50%) Automotive
4 3 (2.75%) Local Government
4 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Front Office
5 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (23.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Support Engineer
3 18 (16.51%) Network Engineer
4 17 (15.60%) Administrator
5 13 (11.93%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (10.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (10.09%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (10.09%) Storage Engineer
7 10 (9.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (9.17%) Network Administrator
8 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (8.26%) IT Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) SAN Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Senior Network Administrator
9 8 (7.34%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (6.42%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.42%) Hyper-V Engineer
10 7 (6.42%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) Web Services
2 7 (6.42%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (6.42%) Kafka
2 7 (6.42%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (3.67%) .NET
4 3 (2.75%) POSIX
5 2 (1.83%) LAMP
6 1 (0.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.17%) Public Cloud
3 9 (8.26%) FlexPod
4 8 (7.34%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.59%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.67%) Clustering
7 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.83%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.83%) User Experience
9 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.92%) Fintech
9 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.92%) Replication
9 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 87 (79.82%) Windows
2 67 (61.47%) Windows Server
3 62 (56.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (44.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (28.44%) Linux
6 12 (11.01%) CentOS
7 10 (9.17%) Windows 7
8 9 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.50%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.67%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.83%) Android
12 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.83%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.83%) NetWare
12 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.92%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.92%) Debian
13 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.51%) ITIL
2 17 (15.60%) High Availability
3 16 (14.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (11.01%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (8.26%) Data Management
6 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (7.34%) Business Continuity
8 7 (6.42%) Configuration Management
8 7 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.42%) Microservices
9 6 (5.50%) Time Management
10 5 (4.59%) Presales
11 4 (3.67%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.67%) Process Improvement
11 4 (3.67%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.67%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 3 (2.75%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (2.75%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.60%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.17%) VBScript
3 8 (7.34%) Bash Shell
4 7 (6.42%) SQL
5 2 (1.83%) Perl
6 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (11.93%) MCSE
2 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (10.09%) CCNP
4 10 (9.17%) CCVP
5 6 (5.50%) CCA
5 6 (5.50%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (4.59%) CCSP
7 4 (3.67%) CCNA
7 4 (3.67%) Degree
7 4 (3.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.83%) MCTS
8 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.92%) HND
9 1 (0.92%) MCP
9 1 (0.92%) MCSA
9 1 (0.92%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.93%) SLA
2 10 (9.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (67.89%) Active Directory
2 45 (41.28%) Hyper-V
3 37 (33.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (14.68%) XenApp
5 14 (12.84%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (12.84%) vSphere
6 10 (9.17%) ISA Server
7 8 (7.34%) Docker
7 8 (7.34%) NFS
8 7 (6.42%) Varnish
8 7 (6.42%) XenDesktop
9 6 (5.50%) Terminal Services
10 4 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (3.67%) XenServer
11 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.83%) NDS
11 2 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) Backup Exec
2 12 (11.01%) SCCM
3 9 (8.26%) NetBackup
3 9 (8.26%) Puppet
4 7 (6.42%) HAProxy
4 7 (6.42%) Kibana
4 7 (6.42%) logstash
4 7 (6.42%) WSUS
4 7 (6.42%) ZABBIX
5 6 (5.50%) EdgeSight
5 6 (5.50%) SCOM
6 5 (4.59%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.75%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (2.75%) FortiGate
8 3 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (2.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.83%) OpenAM
9 2 (1.83%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 53 (48.62%) VMware
2 50 (45.87%) Cisco
3 47 (43.12%) Microsoft
4 29 (26.61%) HP
5 28 (25.69%) Dell
5 28 (25.69%) NetApp
6 18 (16.51%) Citrix
7 17 (15.60%) Veeam
8 13 (11.93%) EMC
9 10 (9.17%) CommVault
10 9 (8.26%) arcserve
11 8 (7.34%) CheckPoint
12 7 (6.42%) New Relic
13 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
13 6 (5.50%) Symantec
14 5 (4.59%) EqualLogic
14 5 (4.59%) Veritas
15 4 (3.67%) AppSense
15 4 (3.67%) McAfee
16 3 (2.75%) Kaspersky
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Slough and Eton School
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum , fringe
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago