The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 163 146
Rank change year-on-year +41 -17  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 110 95 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.14% 1.49% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.13% 9.01% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 101 78 157
Median salary £52,500 £56,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,488 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 838 1054 1484
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 16.31% 16.54% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2527 2802 3619
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in the City of London

SAN
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for SAN in the City of London

SAN
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for SAN.

1 149 (73.04%) Windows
2 142 (69.61%) VMware
3 111 (54.41%) Microsoft
4 94 (46.08%) Active Directory
5 93 (45.59%) Windows Server
6 87 (42.65%) Cisco
7 83 (40.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 76 (37.25%) MS Exchange
9 69 (33.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 68 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 66 (32.35%) Citrix
11 66 (32.35%) Firewall
12 63 (30.88%) Linux
13 61 (29.90%) Hyper-V
14 59 (28.92%) SQL Server
14 59 (28.92%) Finance
15 50 (24.51%) ITIL
16 49 (24.02%) DNS
16 49 (24.02%) Disaster Recovery
17 47 (23.04%) NetApp
18 46 (22.55%) Clustering
19 43 (21.08%) SQL
19 43 (21.08%) Exchange Server 2013
20 40 (19.61%) WAN
20 40 (19.61%) HP
21 38 (18.63%) Exchange Server 2010
22 37 (18.14%) Microsoft Certification
22 37 (18.14%) DHCP
23 35 (17.16%) Data Centre
24 32 (15.69%) iSCSI

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 76 (37.25%) MS Exchange
2 43 (21.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 38 (18.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (4.41%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.92%) Apache
6 8 (3.92%) IIS
7 7 (3.43%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.47%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.98%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (5.39%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.98%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (10.78%) Office 365
3 6 (2.94%) IaaS
4 5 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.45%) PaaS
4 5 (2.45%) SaaS
5 4 (1.96%) Joyent
5 4 (1.96%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (32.35%) Firewall
2 49 (24.02%) DNS
3 40 (19.61%) WAN
4 37 (18.14%) DHCP
5 32 (15.69%) iSCSI
6 31 (15.20%) LAN
7 30 (14.71%) VPN
8 29 (14.22%) TCP/IP
9 26 (12.75%) NAS
10 25 (12.25%) VoIP
11 20 (9.80%) VLAN
12 18 (8.82%) NetScaler
13 16 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (5.88%) LDAP
15 11 (5.39%) Wireless
16 10 (4.90%) MPLS
17 8 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
17 8 (3.92%) Internet
18 7 (3.43%) Cisco IOS
18 7 (3.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 10 (4.90%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (2.45%) OLAP
7 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.96%) OLTP
9 3 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.47%) MySQL
10 1 (0.49%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.49%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.96%) Subversion
1 4 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
General
1 59 (28.92%) Finance
2 13 (6.37%) Banking
3 10 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.92%) Marketing
5 6 (2.94%) Legal
6 5 (2.45%) Games
7 4 (1.96%) Electronics
7 4 (1.96%) Law
7 4 (1.96%) Retail
8 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.98%) Back Office
9 2 (0.98%) Front Office
10 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.49%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (23.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 17 (8.33%) DBA
2 17 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
2 17 (8.33%) SQL DBA
2 17 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 17 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 16 (7.84%) Analyst
3 16 (7.84%) Architect
3 16 (7.84%) Windows Engineer
4 15 (7.35%) Administrator
4 15 (7.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 14 (6.86%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (6.86%) Storage Engineer
6 13 (6.37%) Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 11 (5.39%) Citrix Engineer
8 11 (5.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (4.90%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (2.45%) Web Services
3 4 (1.96%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.96%) Middleware
3 4 (1.96%) SAML
3 4 (1.96%) XMPP
4 2 (0.98%) .NET
4 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.98%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.49%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.55%) Clustering
2 35 (17.16%) Data Centre
3 30 (14.71%) Replication
4 15 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.90%) PKI
6 8 (3.92%) HP StoreVirtual
7 7 (3.43%) Fintech
8 6 (2.94%) EMC VNX
8 6 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (2.94%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.96%) Equities
9 4 (1.96%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.47%) Derivative
10 3 (1.47%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.47%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.47%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.98%) HP Storage
11 2 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.98%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 149 (73.04%) Windows
2 93 (45.59%) Windows Server
3 69 (33.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 68 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (30.88%) Linux
6 30 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 23 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (11.27%) Windows 10
8 21 (10.29%) Solaris
9 19 (9.31%) Unix
10 9 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.94%) CentOS
11 6 (2.94%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.94%) Windows XP
12 5 (2.45%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (1.96%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.98%) Debian
14 2 (0.98%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.98%) SmartOS
15 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.51%) ITIL
2 49 (24.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (10.78%) High Availability
4 17 (8.33%) Migration
5 16 (7.84%) Load Balancing
6 15 (7.35%) Performance Analysis
7 13 (6.37%) ITSM
7 13 (6.37%) Service Delivery
7 13 (6.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (5.39%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (5.39%) Problem Management
9 11 (5.39%) Project Management
9 11 (5.39%) Security Patching
10 10 (4.90%) DevOps
11 9 (4.41%) Incident Management
11 9 (4.41%) IT Strategy
12 8 (3.92%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (21.08%) SQL
2 23 (11.27%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.88%) Python
4 10 (4.90%) Perl
5 9 (4.41%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.43%) VB
7 6 (2.94%) Java
8 5 (2.45%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.45%) Ruby
8 5 (2.45%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.96%) Groovy
10 3 (1.47%) Korn
10 3 (1.47%) VBScript
11 2 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (18.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (13.24%) MCSE
3 21 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (8.33%) Degree
4 17 (8.33%) MCSA
4 17 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (6.86%) CCNA
6 9 (4.41%) MCP
7 7 (3.43%) CCNP
7 7 (3.43%) MCITP
8 4 (1.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.47%) PhD
10 2 (0.98%) CCA
10 2 (0.98%) CCIE
10 2 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.49%) CCIE Service Provider
11 1 (0.49%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.39%) QA
2 9 (4.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 94 (46.08%) Active Directory
2 83 (40.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (29.90%) Hyper-V
4 30 (14.71%) XenApp
5 22 (10.78%) vSphere
6 15 (7.35%) NFS
6 15 (7.35%) XenServer
7 14 (6.86%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (3.43%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.47%) Cronacle
11 2 (0.98%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.98%) Veritas File System
11 2 (0.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.49%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.49%) Docker
12 1 (0.49%) Snort
12 1 (0.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (11.76%) SCCM
2 11 (5.39%) Backup Exec
2 11 (5.39%) vCenter Server
3 10 (4.90%) Ansible
4 9 (4.41%) Puppet
5 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.43%) Oracle ZFS
6 7 (3.43%) SCOM
7 6 (2.94%) NetBackup
7 6 (2.94%) WSUS
8 5 (2.45%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (2.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (1.96%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (1.96%) vRealize
10 3 (1.47%) Salt
10 3 (1.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 142 (69.61%) VMware
2 111 (54.41%) Microsoft
3 87 (42.65%) Cisco
4 66 (32.35%) Citrix
5 47 (23.04%) NetApp
6 40 (19.61%) HP
7 25 (12.25%) Oracle
8 24 (11.76%) EMC
9 21 (10.29%) Dell
10 20 (9.80%) Red Hat
11 19 (9.31%) 3PAR
11 19 (9.31%) SolarWinds
12 18 (8.82%) Brocade
13 17 (8.33%) Veeam
14 14 (6.86%) Symantec
15 13 (6.37%) Sybase
16 10 (4.90%) IBM
16 10 (4.90%) Veritas
17 9 (4.41%) F5
17 9 (4.41%) Juniper
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Generous Callout + Good Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Qube Global Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Epiq Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago