Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 114 99
Rank change year-on-year -63 -15 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 63 149 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.18% 2.48% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.22% 16.74% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 113 133
East Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £49,500 £51,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 683 890 1,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.78% 14.79% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 574 646 833
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,825 £22,875 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in the East Midlands

SAN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SAN in the East Midlands

SAN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in the East Midlands

SAN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +25 19 £57,500 +64.29% 2
Northamptonshire -39 19 £41,250 +3.13% 3
Nottinghamshire -10 12 £36,250 -0.34% 11
Derbyshire -10 12 £33,250 -26.11% 6
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SAN.

1 50 (79.37%) VMware
2 41 (65.08%) Active Directory
3 40 (63.49%) Windows
4 37 (58.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 31 (49.21%) Firewall
7 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
8 27 (42.86%) ITIL
9 26 (41.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (36.51%) Office 365
11 22 (34.92%) Cisco
11 22 (34.92%) WAN
11 22 (34.92%) LAN
12 21 (33.33%) DNS
12 21 (33.33%) HP
12 21 (33.33%) Hyper-V
13 19 (30.16%) Citrix
14 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (28.57%) CCNA
14 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
15 17 (26.98%) DHCP
15 17 (26.98%) MS Exchange
16 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (25.40%) XenApp
17 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (20.63%) VMware ESXi
18 13 (20.63%) Remote Desktop
18 13 (20.63%) Project Management
18 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (20.63%) MCSE

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 17 (26.98%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (7.94%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.35%) IIS
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (41.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (36.51%) Office 365
3 11 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (49.21%) Firewall
2 22 (34.92%) LAN
2 22 (34.92%) WAN
3 21 (33.33%) DNS
4 17 (26.98%) DHCP
5 13 (20.63%) Remote Desktop
6 10 (15.87%) NAS
6 10 (15.87%) Wireless
7 6 (9.52%) WLAN
8 5 (7.94%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (6.35%) Internet
9 4 (6.35%) iSCSI
9 4 (6.35%) MPLS
9 4 (6.35%) NetScaler
9 4 (6.35%) VPN
10 3 (4.76%) VLAN
11 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
11 2 (3.17%) VoIP
12 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (20.63%) Retail
2 8 (12.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) IT Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Network Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Firewall Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Network Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Network Specialist
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Network Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Server Specialist
9 4 (6.35%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) EDI
2 4 (6.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) Flash
3 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.11%) NHS
3 6 (9.52%) User Experience
4 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) Clustering
5 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.17%) iPhone
5 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (63.49%) Windows
2 35 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.52%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.76%) Linux
8 2 (3.17%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) ITIL
2 13 (20.63%) Project Management
3 11 (17.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (15.87%) Server Virtualisation
5 9 (14.29%) ERP
6 7 (11.11%) High Availability
6 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.11%) Time Management
7 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 6 (9.52%) Hardware Maintenance
7 6 (9.52%) Patch Management
7 6 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (9.52%) Security Patching
7 6 (9.52%) Strategic Thinking
8 5 (7.94%) Change Management
8 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.35%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (6.35%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.94%) C++
4 1 (1.59%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) Scala
4 1 (1.59%) VB
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) CCNA
1 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.63%) MCSE
2 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (15.87%) MCSA
4 9 (14.29%) CCNP
5 7 (11.11%) Degree
6 4 (6.35%) CCDE
6 4 (6.35%) CCDP
6 4 (6.35%) CCIE
6 4 (6.35%) HP APS
6 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.17%) MCITP
8 1 (1.59%) CCDA
8 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) PMO
1 6 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.35%) SLA
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 41 (65.08%) Active Directory
2 37 (58.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 16 (25.40%) XenApp
5 13 (20.63%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (12.70%) vSphere
7 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (6.35%) Terminal Services
9 3 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) SCCM
2 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
2 4 (6.35%) SmoothWall
3 2 (3.17%) EdgeSight
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (3.17%) SCOM
3 2 (3.17%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.17%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.59%) NetApp OnCommand
Vendors
1 50 (79.37%) VMware
2 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
3 22 (34.92%) Cisco
4 21 (33.33%) HP
5 19 (30.16%) Citrix
6 11 (17.46%) Dell
6 11 (17.46%) NetApp
7 7 (11.11%) Veritas
8 6 (9.52%) Autodesk
8 6 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
8 6 (9.52%) CommVault
8 6 (9.52%) Sophos
8 6 (9.52%) Veeam
9 4 (6.35%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.17%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.17%) EMC
10 2 (3.17%) EqualLogic
10 2 (3.17%) Juniper
10 2 (3.17%) Palo Alto
10 2 (3.17%) WatchGuard