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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 90 89
Rank change year-on-year -26 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 61 140 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.82% 2.83% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.57% 10.67% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 57 123 124
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 806 1312 1505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.00% 26.51% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 620 1075 963
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -1 35 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Slough +17 8 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Wokingham +5 6 £37,250 +49.00% 2
Maidenhead +11 4 £42,925 -31.32% 2
Ascot - 2 £60,000 -
Newbury +5 1 £32,000 +1.58%
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 112 (83.58%) Windows
2 84 (62.69%) Windows Server
3 79 (58.96%) Active Directory
4 70 (52.24%) VMware
5 65 (48.51%) Firewall
6 63 (47.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (40.30%) NAS
8 53 (39.55%) Hyper-V
9 52 (38.81%) Cisco
10 50 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 47 (35.07%) Microsoft
12 46 (34.33%) DNS
13 42 (31.34%) Windows Server 2008
14 40 (29.85%) SQL Server
15 38 (28.36%) NetApp
16 36 (26.87%) Linux
17 35 (26.12%) MS Exchange
17 35 (26.12%) HP
18 34 (25.37%) MS Excel
19 31 (23.13%) ITIL
20 29 (21.64%) Cisco Certification
20 29 (21.64%) DHCP
21 26 (19.40%) Data Centre
22 25 (18.66%) LAN
23 24 (17.91%) WAN
24 23 (17.16%) Disaster Recovery
24 23 (17.16%) Citrix
24 23 (17.16%) TCP/IP
24 23 (17.16%) VPN
24 23 (17.16%) Amazon AWS

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 35 (26.12%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (8.96%) IIS
5 10 (7.46%) Apache
6 6 (4.48%) Apache Solr
6 6 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.48%) nginx
7 5 (3.73%) Apache Spark
8 4 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.99%) JBoss
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (2.99%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.99%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.99%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.49%) GroupWise
9 2 (1.49%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (25.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.43%) Office 365
3 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.48%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (4.48%) Amazon S3
4 6 (4.48%) Google App Engine
4 6 (4.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (4.48%) SaaS
5 3 (2.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (48.51%) Firewall
2 54 (40.30%) NAS
3 46 (34.33%) DNS
4 29 (21.64%) DHCP
5 25 (18.66%) LAN
6 24 (17.91%) WAN
7 23 (17.16%) TCP/IP
7 23 (17.16%) VPN
8 19 (14.18%) VLAN
9 18 (13.43%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (11.94%) Network Security
11 14 (10.45%) Wireless
12 12 (8.96%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (8.21%) Internet
14 10 (7.46%) SMTP
15 9 (6.72%) iSCSI
16 8 (5.97%) HTTP
16 8 (5.97%) SNMP
16 8 (5.97%) VoIP
17 7 (5.22%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (8.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.46%) MySQL
5 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.48%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.73%) Big Data
7 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.73%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.99%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) WinDbg
2 7 (5.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.48%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.49%) AQtime
4 2 (1.49%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.49%) WebLOAD
5 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (13.43%) Finance
2 8 (5.97%) Back Office
3 6 (4.48%) Automotive
4 4 (2.99%) Law
5 3 (2.24%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (33.58%) Support Engineer
2 41 (30.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (20.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 24 (17.91%) Network Engineer
5 21 (15.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (14.93%) Infrastructure Support
7 18 (13.43%) Administrator
8 17 (12.69%) Storage Engineer
9 16 (11.94%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (11.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 16 (11.94%) SAN Engineer
10 15 (11.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (10.45%) Cisco Engineer
11 14 (10.45%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (9.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 13 (9.70%) Storage Support Engineer
13 11 (8.21%) Network Support
13 11 (8.21%) Network Support Engineer
14 10 (7.46%) Network Administrator
14 10 (7.46%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.96%) Web Services
2 6 (4.48%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (4.48%) Kafka
2 6 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (2.99%) LAMP
3 4 (2.99%) Middleware
4 3 (2.24%) .NET
4 3 (2.24%) POSIX
5 2 (1.49%) MAPI
6 1 (0.75%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.40%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.97%) Clustering
2 8 (5.97%) FlexPod
3 7 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.22%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (5.22%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.73%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.99%) Replication
6 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.24%) NHS
7 2 (1.49%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.49%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.49%) User Experience
7 2 (1.49%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.75%) Fintech
8 1 (0.75%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 112 (83.58%) Windows
2 84 (62.69%) Windows Server
3 63 (47.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (31.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (26.87%) Linux
6 19 (14.18%) Windows 7
7 12 (8.96%) Unix
8 7 (5.22%) CentOS
9 4 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.49%) Android
10 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.49%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.49%) NetWare
10 2 (1.49%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.13%) ITIL
2 23 (17.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (11.94%) High Availability
4 14 (10.45%) Data Protection
5 10 (7.46%) Business Continuity
5 10 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (6.72%) Data Management
6 9 (6.72%) Network Architecture
6 9 (6.72%) Network Design
6 9 (6.72%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (6.72%) Network Planning
7 8 (5.97%) Migration
8 7 (5.22%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (5.22%) Performance Testing
9 6 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.48%) Microservices
9 6 (4.48%) Time Management
10 5 (3.73%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.73%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.18%) PowerShell
2 14 (10.45%) SQL
3 12 (8.96%) Bash Shell
4 10 (7.46%) VBScript
5 7 (5.22%) Perl
6 4 (2.99%) C
7 2 (1.49%) C#
7 2 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (21.64%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (14.93%) CCNP
3 18 (13.43%) CCNA
4 14 (10.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (9.70%) MCSE
5 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (8.96%) Degree
7 11 (8.21%) CCSP
8 9 (6.72%) CCIE
8 9 (6.72%) CCIP
8 9 (6.72%) CCSA
9 8 (5.97%) CCVP
10 3 (2.24%) MCSA
11 2 (1.49%) MCTS
12 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.75%) MCP
12 1 (0.75%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.94%) SLA
2 9 (6.72%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 79 (58.96%) Active Directory
2 53 (39.55%) Hyper-V
3 50 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.46%) XenApp
5 9 (6.72%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (5.97%) ISA Server
6 8 (5.97%) NFS
7 7 (5.22%) VMware ESX
7 7 (5.22%) vSphere
8 6 (4.48%) Docker
8 6 (4.48%) Varnish
9 4 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (2.24%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (2.24%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.49%) NDS
12 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (7.46%) Puppet
2 9 (6.72%) Backup Exec
3 8 (5.97%) SCCM
4 7 (5.22%) NetBackup
5 6 (4.48%) FortiGate
5 6 (4.48%) HAProxy
5 6 (4.48%) Kibana
5 6 (4.48%) logstash
5 6 (4.48%) ZABBIX
6 4 (2.99%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (2.99%) OpenAM
7 3 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.24%) WSUS
8 2 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.49%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.75%) Nagios
9 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.75%) Simpana
9 1 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 70 (52.24%) VMware
2 52 (38.81%) Cisco
3 47 (35.07%) Microsoft
4 38 (28.36%) NetApp
5 35 (26.12%) HP
6 23 (17.16%) Citrix
7 19 (14.18%) Dell
8 16 (11.94%) CheckPoint
9 13 (9.70%) Veeam
10 11 (8.21%) EMC
10 11 (8.21%) IBM
11 9 (6.72%) arcserve
11 9 (6.72%) CommVault
12 6 (4.48%) New Relic
12 6 (4.48%) Oracle
13 5 (3.73%) 3PAR
13 5 (3.73%) Juniper
13 5 (3.73%) Veritas
14 4 (2.99%) Fortinet
14 4 (2.99%) Palo Alto
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £42000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Wokingham
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £36000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 27 days ago