The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 96 76
Rank change year-on-year -9 -20  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.65% 1.02% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 5.38% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 29
Median salary £28,750 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.23% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £31,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £51,350 £45,000
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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 292 260 326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 21.22% 18.95% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 235 221 278
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

SAN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SAN in Cambridge

SAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Cambridge over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SAN.

1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (47.83%) LAN
5 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
6 8 (34.78%) DNS
6 8 (34.78%) vSphere
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (30.43%) Python
7 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (30.43%) Internet
8 6 (26.09%) Law
8 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) Perl
8 6 (26.09%) C
8 6 (26.09%) C++
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco
8 6 (26.09%) DHCP
8 6 (26.09%) Degree
8 6 (26.09%) Brocade
8 6 (26.09%) KVM
9 5 (21.74%) Vyatta
9 5 (21.74%) Docker
9 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
9 5 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (21.74%) LXC

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) LAN
3 8 (34.78%) DNS
4 7 (30.43%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) DHCP
6 5 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (17.39%) NAS
8 3 (13.04%) WAN
8 3 (13.04%) Wireless
9 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
10 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
10 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
10 1 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (4.35%) VLAN
10 1 (4.35%) VoIP
10 1 (4.35%) VPN
10 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
1 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Robot Framework
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 6 (26.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (8.70%) IT Technician
5 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
6 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (21.74%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (21.74%) SDLC
2 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) Presales
3 3 (13.04%) Service Design
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Python
2 6 (26.09%) C
2 6 (26.09%) C++
2 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CCA
3 2 (8.70%) CCEA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
3 2 (8.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) vSphere
3 6 (26.09%) KVM
4 5 (21.74%) Docker
4 5 (21.74%) LXC
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Brocade
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) CA
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) Riverbed
4 5 (21.74%) Vyatta
5 3 (13.04%) Intel
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Veeam