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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 6 months to 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 263 200 221
Rank change year-on-year -63 +21 +33
Permanent jobs citing SAN 19 36 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.72% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 7.93% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 42
10th Percentile £46,250 £52,500 £41,375
25th Percentile £48,250 £55,000 £48,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% -3.85% +18.18%
75th Percentile £61,250 £66,563 £75,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £77,500 £79,950
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.13% -9.62% +23.81%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 711 454 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.73% 9.13% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 538 405 822
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £49,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,152 £64,236 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.36% +11.71% -4.17%
75th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,900 £97,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAN as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAN in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

Salary histogram for SAN in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for SAN.

1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
5 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (47.37%) Azure
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) DNS
6 8 (42.11%) Firewall
7 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
8 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (31.58%) LAN
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) ITIL
8 6 (31.58%) WAN
8 6 (31.58%) Veeam
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft 365
9 5 (26.32%) HP
9 5 (26.32%) VPN
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (26.32%) Fintech
9 5 (26.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (21.05%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (21.05%) CCNA
10 4 (21.05%) Citrix
10 4 (21.05%) Dell
10 4 (21.05%) Change Control

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 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Azure
2 5 (26.32%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (10.53%) AWS
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (10.53%) IaaS
3 2 (10.53%) Lucidchart
3 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) NAS
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) SMTP
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) SD-WAN
6 2 (10.53%) Skype
6 2 (10.53%) VoIP
6 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) WLAN
7 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) InfluxDB
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
1 2 (10.53%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Head of IT Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) Head of IT Operations
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 2 (10.53%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2019
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.26%) Unix
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Fintech
4 4 (21.05%) Change Control
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) Network Management
6 2 (10.53%) Break/Fix
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (10.53%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (10.53%) Preventative Maintenance
6 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) Bash
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VBScript
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) GDPR
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
1 4 (21.05%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) Grafana
2 3 (15.79%) Nagios
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Salt
3 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Veeam
4 5 (26.32%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) 3PAR
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) Dell
5 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
6 3 (15.79%) F5
6 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
6 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
6 3 (15.79%) Sophos
7 2 (10.53%) Arista
7 2 (10.53%) Aruba
7 2 (10.53%) EMC
7 2 (10.53%) Juniper
7 2 (10.53%) Meraki
7 2 (10.53%) Remedy
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle