Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 138 98
Rank change year-on-year -39 -40 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 94 133 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.35% 1.97% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.40% 8.28% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 63 123 258
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,050 £32,243 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,000 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £46,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.98% -4.44% +4.65%

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 1,469 1,607 2,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.12% 23.81% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 1,210 2,066
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% -2.30% +2.35%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -7 34 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Maidenhead -28 21 £75,000 +123.11%
Slough +14 16 £55,000 +12.82% 3
Wokingham -12 8 - -
Bracknell -13 4 £40,000 - 2
Newbury -28 2 £44,000 +37.50%
SAN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 57 (60.64%) VMware
2 55 (58.51%) Active Directory
3 51 (54.26%) Windows
4 50 (53.19%) Hyper-V
5 43 (45.74%) Microsoft
6 41 (43.62%) DNS
7 39 (41.49%) Firewall
8 38 (40.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (38.30%) Windows Server
10 35 (37.23%) DHCP
11 32 (34.04%) Data Centre
12 30 (31.91%) NAS
13 29 (30.85%) WAN
14 28 (29.79%) TCP/IP
14 28 (29.79%) LAN
14 28 (29.79%) Oracle
14 28 (29.79%) Middleware
14 28 (29.79%) Microsoft Azure
15 27 (28.72%) VMware ESXi
15 27 (28.72%) CommVault
15 27 (28.72%) NFS
16 25 (26.60%) Disaster Recovery
17 24 (25.53%) Cisco
17 24 (25.53%) Veeam
17 24 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
18 22 (23.40%) Analytics
18 22 (23.40%) IBM
19 21 (22.34%) Linux
19 21 (22.34%) Windows 10
20 20 (21.28%) Public Cloud

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 19 (20.21%) MS Exchange
2 18 (19.15%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (9.57%) Apache
3 9 (9.57%) IIS
4 7 (7.45%) WebLogic
5 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.38%) JBoss
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.19%) Confluence
7 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (21.28%) Bluemix
2 20 (21.28%) IBM Cloud
3 12 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (7.45%) SaaS
5 5 (5.32%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.19%) IaaS
6 3 (3.19%) PaaS
7 2 (2.13%) Akamai
7 2 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (2.13%) Amazon Glacier
7 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.13%) Office 365
7 2 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.06%) GitHub
8 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.06%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (43.62%) DNS
2 39 (41.49%) Firewall
3 35 (37.23%) DHCP
4 30 (31.91%) NAS
5 29 (30.85%) WAN
6 28 (29.79%) LAN
6 28 (29.79%) TCP/IP
7 18 (19.15%) iSCSI
8 13 (13.83%) HTTP
9 11 (11.70%) NetScaler
10 10 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (10.64%) Internet
11 9 (9.57%) Intranet
12 7 (7.45%) FTP
12 7 (7.45%) MPLS
12 7 (7.45%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (7.45%) Wireshark
13 6 (6.38%) BIG-IP
13 6 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (6.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) Big Data
1 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
2 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.38%) MySQL
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.06%) MS Access
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.19%) JIRA
1 3 (3.19%) TeamCity
1 3 (3.19%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.45%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Electronics
3 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Architect
2 21 (22.34%) Infrastructure Architect
3 18 (19.15%) Data Centre Architect
3 18 (19.15%) Virtualisation Architect
4 15 (15.96%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Support
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.38%) Consultant
7 6 (6.38%) IT Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Linux Support
7 6 (6.38%) Server Support
7 6 (6.38%) Storage Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Web Applications Support
8 5 (5.32%) Linux Server Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.79%) Middleware
2 6 (6.38%) .NET
2 6 (6.38%) LAMP
2 6 (6.38%) LDAP
3 5 (5.32%) Web Services
4 4 (4.26%) WCF
5 3 (3.19%) POSIX
6 2 (2.13%) Flash
6 2 (2.13%) Kafka
6 2 (2.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.04%) Data Centre
2 20 (21.28%) Mainframe
2 20 (21.28%) Public Cloud
3 18 (19.15%) IBM Mainframe
4 9 (9.57%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (6.38%) Clustering
6 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (3.19%) NHS
8 2 (2.13%) AS400
8 2 (2.13%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (2.13%) EMC VNX
8 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.13%) Replication
8 2 (2.13%) User Experience
9 1 (1.06%) EPoS
9 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 51 (54.26%) Windows
2 36 (38.30%) Windows Server
3 24 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (22.34%) Linux
4 21 (22.34%) Windows 10
5 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (9.57%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.51%) Windows 8
9 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (6.38%) Unix
11 4 (4.26%) AIX
11 4 (4.26%) Ubuntu
12 3 (3.19%) CentOS
12 3 (3.19%) Kali Linux
12 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.06%) SUSE
13 1 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.60%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (23.40%) Analytics
3 20 (21.28%) Big Data Analytics
3 20 (21.28%) Data Analytics
3 20 (21.28%) ITIL
4 18 (19.15%) Converged Infrastructure
4 18 (19.15%) Strategic Thinking
4 18 (19.15%) Test Automation
5 12 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (8.51%) Server Virtualisation
6 8 (8.51%) Time Management
7 6 (6.38%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (6.38%) Web Operations
8 5 (5.32%) Change Management
8 5 (5.32%) Data Management
8 5 (5.32%) DevOps
8 5 (5.32%) Migration
9 4 (4.26%) High Availability
9 4 (4.26%) ITIL V3
9 4 (4.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.70%) Bash Shell
2 10 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.51%) Perl
4 6 (6.38%) SQL
5 4 (4.26%) Java
5 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.19%) Python
6 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.13%) C#
7 2 (2.13%) Ruby
8 1 (1.06%) C
8 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) Degree
2 8 (8.51%) CCA
2 8 (8.51%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.26%) AWS Certification
4 4 (4.26%) MCSA
4 4 (4.26%) MCSE
5 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.13%) CCNA
6 2 (2.13%) MCP
6 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.06%) CCIE
7 1 (1.06%) CCNP
7 1 (1.06%) CCSA
7 1 (1.06%) CCSE
7 1 (1.06%) RHCE
7 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (58.51%) Active Directory
2 50 (53.19%) Hyper-V
3 38 (40.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (28.72%) NFS
4 27 (28.72%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (21.28%) VMware NSX
6 12 (12.77%) vSphere
7 8 (8.51%) XenDesktop
7 8 (8.51%) XenServer
8 6 (6.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (6.38%) Terminal Services
8 6 (6.38%) XenApp
9 4 (4.26%) Terminal Server
10 3 (3.19%) Docker
10 3 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (2.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (2.13%) Samba
11 2 (2.13%) SRDF
12 1 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (20.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 19 (20.21%) vCenter Server
2 13 (13.83%) Backup Exec
3 11 (11.70%) Puppet
3 11 (11.70%) SCCM
4 9 (9.57%) SCOM
5 8 (8.51%) Ansible
5 8 (8.51%) NetBackup
6 6 (6.38%) EdgeSight
7 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (4.26%) Terraform
9 3 (3.19%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (3.19%) Nagios
9 3 (3.19%) Nessus
9 3 (3.19%) Nmap
10 2 (2.13%) Kubernetes
10 2 (2.13%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 1 (1.06%) Data Guard
11 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (60.64%) VMware
2 43 (45.74%) Microsoft
3 28 (29.79%) Oracle
4 27 (28.72%) CommVault
5 24 (25.53%) Cisco
5 24 (25.53%) Veeam
6 22 (23.40%) IBM
7 20 (21.28%) Intel
8 19 (20.21%) Citrix
9 17 (18.09%) Dell
10 14 (14.89%) Red Hat
11 11 (11.70%) HP
11 11 (11.70%) Juniper
12 9 (9.57%) EqualLogic
13 8 (8.51%) F5
14 7 (7.45%) EMC
14 7 (7.45%) Veritas
15 6 (6.38%) Ivanti
15 6 (6.38%) Palo Alto
16 4 (4.26%) NetApp