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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
London / City of London
Rank 128 176 85
Rank change year-on-year +48 -91  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 93 94 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.84% 1.32% 3.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.12% 9.05% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 88 82 277
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,250 £70,000
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 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 836 1039 2052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 16.53% 14.64% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 790 909 1720
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in the City of London

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 131 (70.81%) VMware
2 122 (65.95%) Windows
3 102 (55.14%) Microsoft
4 93 (50.27%) Cisco
5 89 (48.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 72 (38.92%) Windows Server
6 72 (38.92%) Active Directory
7 61 (32.97%) Citrix
8 59 (31.89%) SQL Server
9 57 (30.81%) MS Exchange
9 57 (30.81%) NetApp
10 53 (28.65%) Linux
11 51 (27.57%) Data Centre
12 50 (27.03%) Finance
13 43 (23.24%) Firewall
14 41 (22.16%) Disaster Recovery
14 41 (22.16%) MS Excel
14 41 (22.16%) HP
14 41 (22.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 40 (21.62%) EMC
15 40 (21.62%) DNS
16 39 (21.08%) Windows Server 2008
17 38 (20.54%) Hyper-V
17 38 (20.54%) NAS
17 38 (20.54%) Microsoft Certification
18 36 (19.46%) ITIL
19 35 (18.92%) Clustering
20 34 (18.38%) DHCP
20 34 (18.38%) Exchange Server 2013
21 33 (17.84%) MCSE

SAN
Top Related 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 57 (30.81%) MS Exchange
2 34 (18.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (12.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (10.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (9.19%) Apache
6 16 (8.65%) IIS
7 11 (5.95%) Skype for Business
7 11 (5.95%) Tomcat
8 10 (5.41%) SharePoint
9 6 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (3.24%) JBoss
10 4 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.62%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.54%) DataSynapse
13 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (22.16%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.57%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.43%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.57%) Office 365
3 8 (4.32%) IaaS
3 8 (4.32%) PaaS
3 8 (4.32%) SaaS
4 3 (1.62%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.08%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 43 (23.24%) Firewall
2 40 (21.62%) DNS
3 38 (20.54%) NAS
4 34 (18.38%) DHCP
5 32 (17.30%) LAN
5 32 (17.30%) VPN
6 31 (16.76%) WAN
7 25 (13.51%) TCP/IP
8 24 (12.97%) VoIP
9 23 (12.43%) iSCSI
10 15 (8.11%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (7.03%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (6.49%) LDAP
13 11 (5.95%) NetScaler
14 10 (5.41%) ADSL
14 10 (5.41%) DSL
15 8 (4.32%) VLAN
15 8 (4.32%) Wireless
16 5 (2.70%) IP Telephony
16 5 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (31.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.70%) OLAP
4 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (2.16%) MySQL
5 4 (2.16%) OLTP
6 3 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.54%) DB2
8 1 (0.54%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.16%) Subversion
2 4 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.62%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.08%) JIRA
5 1 (0.54%) Vagrant
General
1 50 (27.03%) Finance
2 20 (10.81%) Banking
3 15 (8.11%) Marketing
4 7 (3.78%) Retail
5 6 (3.24%) Games
5 6 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.62%) Electronics
6 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.08%) Back Office
7 2 (1.08%) Front Office
7 2 (1.08%) Publishing
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
8 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (15.68%) VMware Engineer
3 23 (12.43%) Windows Engineer
4 19 (10.27%) Analyst
5 18 (9.73%) Support Engineer
6 17 (9.19%) Architect
6 17 (9.19%) SAN Engineer
6 17 (9.19%) Server Engineer
7 16 (8.65%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 16 (8.65%) Infrastructure Architect
7 16 (8.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 16 (8.65%) IT Engineer
8 14 (7.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 13 (7.03%) Senior Windows Engineer
10 12 (6.49%) IT Support
11 11 (5.95%) Administrator
11 11 (5.95%) IT Support Engineer
12 10 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
13 8 (4.32%) Infrastructure Support
13 8 (4.32%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.95%) Middleware
2 7 (3.78%) Web Services
3 5 (2.70%) Flash
4 3 (1.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (1.62%) XML
5 2 (1.08%) .NET
5 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.08%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.54%) HTML
6 1 (0.54%) LAMP
6 1 (0.54%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.54%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.57%) Data Centre
2 35 (18.92%) Clustering
3 22 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.11%) Replication
5 10 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 10 (5.41%) HP StoreVirtual
6 9 (4.86%) Public Cloud
7 8 (4.32%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (4.32%) PKI
8 7 (3.78%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (2.70%) Fintech
10 4 (2.16%) CLARiiON
10 4 (2.16%) EMC VNX
11 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.62%) Derivative
11 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (1.62%) iPad
11 3 (1.62%) Private Cloud
12 2 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (1.08%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 122 (65.95%) Windows
2 72 (38.92%) Windows Server
3 53 (28.65%) Linux
4 41 (22.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (21.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (11.89%) Unix
8 20 (10.81%) Solaris
9 15 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (6.49%) Windows 10
10 12 (6.49%) Windows XP
11 9 (4.86%) Windows 7
12 4 (2.16%) CentOS
13 3 (1.62%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (1.08%) Android
14 2 (1.08%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.54%) HPUX
15 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.16%) Disaster Recovery
2 36 (19.46%) ITIL
3 26 (14.05%) High Availability
4 22 (11.89%) Load Balancing
5 20 (10.81%) Migration
5 20 (10.81%) Project Management
6 19 (10.27%) DevOps
7 15 (8.11%) Problem Management
7 15 (8.11%) Security Patching
8 11 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (5.41%) Mentoring
9 10 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (5.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 8 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (4.32%) IT Strategy
10 8 (4.32%) PRINCE2
11 7 (3.78%) Identity Management
11 7 (3.78%) TOGAF
11 7 (3.78%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (16.76%) PowerShell
2 30 (16.22%) SQL
3 10 (5.41%) Perl
3 10 (5.41%) Shell Script
3 10 (5.41%) VB
4 8 (4.32%) Java
4 8 (4.32%) Python
5 5 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.16%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.16%) C
6 4 (2.16%) Groovy
6 4 (2.16%) Ruby
7 3 (1.62%) Korn
8 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (20.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (17.84%) MCSE
3 19 (10.27%) Degree
4 17 (9.19%) MCSA
5 13 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (5.95%) CCNA
7 10 (5.41%) PhD
8 9 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.78%) EMC Certification
10 3 (1.62%) MCP
10 3 (1.62%) RHCSA
10 3 (1.62%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.08%) CISA
11 2 (1.08%) CISM
11 2 (1.08%) CISSP
11 2 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.08%) MCITP
11 2 (1.08%) SANS
12 1 (0.54%) RHCA
12 1 (0.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.32%) QA
2 5 (2.70%) SLA
3 2 (1.08%) COBIT
4 1 (0.54%) GCP
4 1 (0.54%) PMO
System Software
1 89 (48.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (38.92%) Active Directory
3 38 (20.54%) Hyper-V
4 18 (9.73%) XenApp
5 16 (8.65%) vSphere
6 11 (5.95%) NFS
6 11 (5.95%) XenServer
7 9 (4.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.62%) Cronacle
10 3 (1.62%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.08%) Veritas File System
11 2 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.54%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.54%) Docker
12 1 (0.54%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 21 (11.35%) SCCM
2 13 (7.03%) Puppet
2 13 (7.03%) SCOM
3 11 (5.95%) Ansible
4 10 (5.41%) Backup Exec
4 10 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (5.41%) XenMobile
5 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (3.78%) AirWatch
7 6 (3.24%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.70%) WSUS
9 3 (1.62%) Salt
10 2 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (1.08%) SELinux
11 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 1 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 131 (70.81%) VMware
2 102 (55.14%) Microsoft
3 93 (50.27%) Cisco
4 61 (32.97%) Citrix
5 57 (30.81%) NetApp
6 41 (22.16%) HP
7 40 (21.62%) EMC
8 21 (11.35%) Oracle
9 18 (9.73%) 3PAR
10 17 (9.19%) Red Hat
11 15 (8.11%) Dell
11 15 (8.11%) Veeam
12 13 (7.03%) Brocade
12 13 (7.03%) Veritas
13 11 (5.95%) Polycom
13 11 (5.95%) SolarWinds
14 10 (5.41%) Avaya
14 10 (5.41%) IronPort
14 10 (5.41%) Palo Alto
15 8 (4.32%) Nortel
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