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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 278 220 207
Rank change year-on-year -58 -13 +46
Permanent jobs citing SAN 36 44 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.42% 0.67% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.12% 6.73% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 42
10th Percentile £46,375 £45,150 £42,875
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,000 £60,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% -20.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £73,000 £66,563 £77,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £81,250
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% -14.29% +33.33%

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 Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 874 654 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 10.22% 9.93% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 717 575 699
10th Percentile £35,045 £34,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year - - +13.64%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Central London

SAN
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAN in Central London.

Salary trend for SAN in Central London

SAN
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAN in Central London over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for SAN in Central London

SAN
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
City of London -66 20 £57,500 -8.00% 12
West End of London - 9 £62,500 -
Camden - 7 £62,500 -
Southwark - 4 £80,000 -
City of Westminster - 2 £47,500 -
Kensington and Chelsea -3 1 £56,500 +21.51%
SAN
London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 Central London region with a requirement for SAN.

1 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) VMware
3 24 (66.67%) Azure
3 24 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
4 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (44.44%) Cisco
7 15 (41.67%) Firewall
7 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
8 14 (38.89%) NAS
8 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
9 13 (36.11%) DNS
10 12 (33.33%) DevOps
11 11 (30.56%) Palo Alto
12 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (27.78%) Veeam
12 10 (27.78%) F5
12 10 (27.78%) Social Skills
12 10 (27.78%) WAN
12 10 (27.78%) DHCP
12 10 (27.78%) SLA
12 10 (27.78%) ITIL
13 9 (25.00%) Sophos
13 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 9 (25.00%) Customer Service
14 8 (22.22%) SaaS
14 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
15 7 (19.44%) VPN
15 7 (19.44%) AWS

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (66.67%) Azure
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (22.22%) SaaS
3 7 (19.44%) AWS
4 4 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
4 4 (11.11%) IaaS
5 3 (8.33%) PaaS
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (5.56%) Lucidchart
7 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
7 1 (2.78%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) Firewall
2 14 (38.89%) NAS
3 13 (36.11%) DNS
4 10 (27.78%) DHCP
4 10 (27.78%) WAN
5 7 (19.44%) VPN
6 4 (11.11%) LAN
6 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.11%) Wireless
7 2 (5.56%) BIG-IP
7 2 (5.56%) Internet
7 2 (5.56%) IPsec
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) SD-WAN
7 2 (5.56%) SMTP
7 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
7 2 (5.56%) VLAN
7 2 (5.56%) VoIP
7 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (27.78%) Social Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Law
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) Advertising
5 2 (5.56%) Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (2.78%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Server Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Firewall Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) JSON
1 4 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 4 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 4 (11.11%) User Experience
3 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) IVR
4 2 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (16.67%) Linux
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Unix
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) DevOps
2 10 (27.78%) ITIL
3 9 (25.00%) Customer Service
3 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure as Code
4 7 (19.44%) Preventative Maintenance
5 6 (16.67%) Storage Management
6 5 (13.89%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) Information Security
7 4 (11.11%) CI/CD
7 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 4 (11.11%) Full Stack Development
7 4 (11.11%) Insurtech
7 4 (11.11%) Key Management
7 4 (11.11%) Security Operations
7 4 (11.11%) Service Management
7 4 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) Technology Roadmap
7 4 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.33%) Python
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Bash
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CCNP
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) CCIE
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCA
4 2 (5.56%) CCNA
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.78%) APMP
5 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) GDPR
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (13.89%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.33%) vSphere
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.78%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (8.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 3 (8.33%) Ansible
2 3 (8.33%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) Terraform
2 3 (8.33%) vRealize
3 2 (5.56%) Nagios
3 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.56%) vCenter Server
3 2 (5.56%) vMotion
4 1 (2.78%) Avamar
4 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.78%) Packer
4 1 (2.78%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (69.44%) VMware
3 16 (44.44%) Cisco
4 11 (30.56%) Palo Alto
5 10 (27.78%) F5
5 10 (27.78%) Veeam
6 9 (25.00%) Sophos
7 6 (16.67%) Citrix
8 3 (8.33%) Aruba
8 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
9 2 (5.56%) AppDynamics
9 2 (5.56%) Arista
9 2 (5.56%) Dell
9 2 (5.56%) HP
9 2 (5.56%) Juniper
9 2 (5.56%) Meraki
9 2 (5.56%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.56%) Splunk
9 2 (5.56%) Veritas