Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 176 170
Rank change year-on-year -17 -6 -74
Permanent jobs citing SAN 46 90 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.79% 1.35% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.70% 6.77% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 68 83
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -6.25%
10th Percentile £41,025 £33,675 £31,649
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £62,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

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 979 1,329 1,551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.72% 19.87% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 740 975 1,207
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -1.04%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019. 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 -34 13 £53,750 +7.50% 6
Newbury +12 9 £55,000 +18.92% 1
Wokingham +7 7 - -
Maidenhead +22 4 £40,000 -50.00%
Bracknell -1 2 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Slough -7 1 £55,000 -
SAN
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 20 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (41.30%) Office 365
4 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
5 18 (39.13%) Linux
5 18 (39.13%) VMware
6 17 (36.96%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
8 14 (30.43%) Firewall
9 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (28.26%) Puppet
9 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
10 12 (26.09%) SaaS
10 12 (26.09%) NAS
11 11 (23.91%) Oracle
11 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
12 10 (21.74%) Java
12 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Intune
13 9 (19.57%) MySQL
13 9 (19.57%) Cisco
14 8 (17.39%) Middleware
14 8 (17.39%) JBoss
14 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
14 8 (17.39%) HTTP
14 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
14 8 (17.39%) Data Centre

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 8 (17.39%) JBoss
1 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.04%) Apache
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (41.30%) Office 365
3 17 (36.96%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (26.09%) SaaS
5 1 (2.17%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) Firewall
2 12 (26.09%) NAS
3 8 (17.39%) HTTP
4 7 (15.22%) DNS
4 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (8.70%) iSCSI
6 4 (8.70%) VPN
7 3 (6.52%) DHCP
7 3 (6.52%) LAN
7 3 (6.52%) SMTP
7 3 (6.52%) WAN
8 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.35%) FCoE
8 2 (4.35%) SNMP
8 2 (4.35%) SSH
8 2 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) MySQL
3 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.17%) Power BI
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Active Directory Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Architect
6 4 (8.70%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) IT Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Office 365 Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior IT Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Middleware
2 6 (13.04%) LAMP
2 6 (13.04%) LDAP
3 3 (6.52%) Web Services
4 2 (4.35%) 802.1X
4 2 (4.35%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.17%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.04%) Clustering
2 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.70%) EMC VNX
3 4 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.22%) Unix
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.35%) AIX
7 2 (4.35%) IRIX
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.17%) HPUX
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (15.22%) DevOps
3 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (13.04%) Migration
3 6 (13.04%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 6 (13.04%) Web Operations
4 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.87%) ITIL
4 5 (10.87%) Storage Management
5 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.70%) Server Management
6 3 (6.52%) Server Building
6 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.52%) Storage Virtualisation
7 2 (4.35%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.35%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
2 10 (21.74%) Java
3 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.04%) Perl
5 4 (8.70%) SQL
6 2 (4.35%) ABAP
6 2 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) CCIE
3 2 (4.35%) CCNA
3 2 (4.35%) CCNP
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) JNCIA
3 2 (4.35%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) GDPR
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 20 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (6.52%) vSphere
7 1 (2.17%) vCloud
7 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Puppet
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (8.70%) Cacti
4 4 (8.70%) Nagios
4 4 (8.70%) SCCM
4 4 (8.70%) vCenter Server
5 3 (6.52%) Ansible
5 3 (6.52%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (6.52%) SCOM
6 2 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
7 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) VMware
3 11 (23.91%) Oracle
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco
5 7 (15.22%) CommVault
6 6 (13.04%) F5
6 6 (13.04%) OutSystems
6 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
7 5 (10.87%) EMC
8 4 (8.70%) HP
9 3 (6.52%) Veeam
10 2 (4.35%) Citrix
10 2 (4.35%) Juniper
10 2 (4.35%) SAP
11 1 (2.17%) Forcepoint
11 1 (2.17%) IronPort
11 1 (2.17%) MobileIron
11 1 (2.17%) NetApp